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Newmont to spend $900 million to develop Suriname gold mine

MINING.com Editor | July 29, 2014
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Gold reserves of 4.2 million ounces at an average grade of 1.22 grams per tonne

Goldrea Resources says approved to list on CSE

MINING.com Editor | July 29, 2014
Goldrea Resources announces approval to list on the CSE

Will trade under the symbol "GOR."

BHP to complete Olympic Dam expansion years from now

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 29, 2014
BHP to complete Olympic Dam expansion years from now

The company revealed it will take four years to trial a processing method it hopes will help make the expansion profitable.

Peter Schiff on the dollar crisis, Fed and future of gold prices

Birch Gold Group | July 29, 2014
Peter Schiff on the dollar crisis, Fed and future of gold prices

Central banks have a lot of gold to buy and the price only has one way to go, and that’s up.

Gold price gains as European rates hit record lows

Frik Els | July 29, 2014
Gold price gains as European rates hit record lows

A key factor supporting the gold price this year has been the unexpected decline in global interest rates and real yields.

Top gold refinery missing 87,000oz

Frik Els | July 29, 2014
Top gold refinery missing 87,000oz

Rand Refinery blames software glitch for discrepancy between actual inventory and accounts. Owners, including Anglogold, provide new loan just to be safe.

Global mining sector on the way up, but recovery still slow

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 29, 2014
Global mining sector on the way up, but recovery still slow

The industry’s aggregate market capitalization improved for the sixth month in a row in June, reaching $1.75 trillion, the highest level since January 2013.

China's war on pollution to push palladium higher still

Frik Els | July 29, 2014
China's pollution problem to push palladium higher still

China produces 20 million vehicles a year and has to double the average palladium load to catch up with US emissions standards.

Aussie miners see more doom and gloom ahead

Frik Els | July 29, 2014
Aussie miners see more doom and gloom ahead

Survey shows 9 out of ten Australian mining execs see few positives over next 12 months.

Gold falls on stronger US dollar

Jeffrey Richmond | July 28, 2014
gold falls on stronger dollar feat

Signs of improving US economy dampen demand.

Why Timothy Coles is selling his $2 million gold mine for bitcoin

Coin Desk | July 28, 2014

Timothy Coles is the man behind the profitable gold mine in the Yukon city of Dawson currently for sale for just over 3,200 BTC on luxury marketplace BitPremier.

Goldcorp pours first gold at Argentina’s Cerro Negro mine

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 28, 2014
Goldcorp pours first gold at Argentina’s Cerro Negro mine

The miner poured the initial dole bar at a weight of 100 kilograms containing an estimated 317 ounces of gold.

Scotiabank, Deutsche, HSBC accused of rigging silver price

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 28, 2014
Scotiabank, Deutsche, HSBC accused of rigging silver price

The three banks have been accused of fixing the price of trillions of dollars worth of silver.

Paul Renken: Bottom-fishing for the best junior resource equities

The Gold Report | July 28, 2014
Paul Renken Bottom Fishing for the best junior resource equities

Sees a lot of value in unloved resource equities.

Top ten mining terms you should know

Jeffrey Richmond | July 28, 2014
Top ten mining terms you should know

What do a drift, ramp and raise have in common?

Mass grave with hundreds of skeletons found in Bolivian mining town

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 27, 2014
Mass grave with hundreds of skeletons found in Bolivian mining town

Hundreds of thousands have died over the years at the city's main silver mine, as a direct result of cave-ins, overwork, hunger and disease.

Industry experts discuss growing minerals demand in committee hearing

MINING.com Editor | July 26, 2014
Industry experts discuss growing minerals demand in committee hearing

Better access to US minerals would encourage manufacturers to return.

Jordan Roy-Byrne - The Daily Gold

More weakness ahead for miners

More weakness ahead for miners

No pain, no gain. That is one comment regarding this seemingly terminal bottoming process in the precious metals complex.

Freeport, Indonesia make peace: copper exports to resume in August

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 25, 2014
Freeport, Indonesia make peace: copper exports to resume in August

Indonesia's top copper miner hopes next month to ramp up production and restart concentrate shipments from Grasberg, one of the world's largest copper mines.

Gold fix operator picks committee to oversee spot price

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 25, 2014
Gold fix operator picks committee to oversee spot price

The company’s new board is made up of compliance officers at the four banks that currently operate the gold prices setting process.

The coming slump

GoldMoney | July 25, 2014

Governments and central banks have made little or no progress in recovering from the Lehman crisis six years ago. The problem is not helped by dependence on statistics that are downright misleading.

Miners need to overhaul business model to boost productivity: study

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 25, 2014
Miners need to overhaul business model to boost productivity: study

Cost reduction measures in the mining industry could well have undermined the sector's productivity, which remains down, according to a new EY report.

Macarthur Minerals announces closing of AUD$2.24 million private placement financing

Market Wire | July 25, 2014

Pleased to announce.

Impala profit may drop 20% plus after platinum strike

Impala talks about the repercussions of the recently ended platinum strike on earnings.

Indico announces maiden resource estimate of supergene mineralization at Ocana

Market Wire | July 24, 2014

139M pounds copper indicated and 270M pounds inferred.

INFOGRAPHIC: The Gold Series — 2014 Trends and Beyond

Visual Capitalist | July 24, 2014
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There are four major trends investors should be watching.

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