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Black Mountain up 20% on high-grade silver results

MINING.com Editor | July 22, 2014
Silver bars

Grades never before seen with historical results.

Jocelyn August: Upcoming catalysts for precious and base metals, uranium and oil and gas plays

The Mining Report | July 22, 2014
Jocelyn August, Upcoming Catalysts for Precious and Base Metals, Uranium and Oil and Gas Plays feat

Three top catalysts for absolute movements in precious metals.

Major Drilling to buy Taurus Drilling ops for $39 mln

Jeffrey Richmond | July 21, 2014
major drilling to buy taurus drilling ops for $39 mln feat

Deal set to close August 1.

Gold rises on Ukraine, Gaza tensions

Jeffrey Richmond | July 21, 2014
Gold rises on Ukraine, Gaza tensions feat

Emerging markets may give support going forward.

AngloGold Ashanti signs gas deal for Aussie mines

Jeffrey Richmond | July 21, 2014
anglogold ashanti signs gas deal for aussie mines feat

Pipeline seen saving miner millions.

China's MMG board grants undivided approval for $5.85bn Las Bambas buy

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 21, 2014
China's MMG board grants undivided approval for $5.85bn Las Bambas buy

Las Bambas will be one of the world’s largest copper mines after it starts up in 2015, with annual output equivalent to more than twice the amount of copper MMG currently produces.

Why we mistrust the resource sector, and what needs to change

Resource Works | July 21, 2014
Why we mistrust the resource feat

Hint: Environment

Rick Rule: This gold sell-off is a normal event in this market

Casey Daily Dispatch | July 20, 2014
rick rule gold

That is precisely what’s happening.

Goldcorp mulled buying Newmont Africa mines: Bloomberg

Jeffrey Richmond | July 18, 2014
goldcorp mulled buying newmont africa mines bloomberg feat

Move signifies departure for Vancouver-based miner.

Gold slips as rate fears beat geopolitical tensions

Jeffrey Richmond | July 18, 2014
gold slips as rate fears beat geopolitical tensions feat

Safe-haven rally short-lived.

Fewer discoveries, slower development weigh on gold industry

SNL Metals & Mining | July 18, 2014
Fewer discoveries, slower development weigh on gold industry

Length of time from discovery to production to continue trending higher.

Gold spikes as airliner shot down in Ukraine

Jeffrey Richmond | July 17, 2014
pro-russian rebel posing with a heavy machine gun feat

Event increases global tensions and demand for safe-haven metal.

After winning the silver fix, CME goes for the gold

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 17, 2014
After winning silver fix, CME goes for the gold

The exchange would bid to be involved in a new process, which may turn the current twice-daily gold price-setting conference call into an electronic auction.

How Canadian tycoon Giustra builds ten baggers in mining and energy

CEO.CA | July 17, 2014
How Canadian tycoon Giustra feat

Courage might have something to do with it.

London gold fixing firm seeks 3rd party to run benchmark

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 16, 2014
London gold fixing firm seeks 3rd party to run benchmark

The firm that operates the global price benchmark confirmed it has begun a request for proposals (RFP) process to find a new administrator for the fix.

Sean Rakhimov: Upward trend a silver investor's friend

The Gold Report | July 16, 2014
Sean Rakhimov upward trend a silver investors friend

If threshold breached, silver will test $50 an ounce and more.

McEwen Mining finds replacement for past president

MINING.com Editor | July 15, 2014
McEwan Mining finds

To take over from past President Ian Ball.

IDM Mining the next Wheaton River, CEO says

CEO.CA | July 15, 2014
1 IDM Mining feat

IDM Mining is in its third incarnation under McLeod.

China Gold International Resources completes issuance of US$500 mln corporate bond

China Gold International Resources completes issuance of US$500 mln corporate bond

The bonds are expected to be listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited tomorrow.

2014 commodities halftime report

What a difference six months can make.

Fortuna Silver hits more high-grade silver-gold at Trinidad North

Fortuna continues to show more silver-gold potential at its San Jose silver-gold mine.

First Majestic hits silver output record, to spin-out non-core assets

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 14, 2014
First Majestic hits silver output record, to spin-out non-core assets

Production at its five operating silver mines in Mexico hit a record of almost 3.86 million equivalent ounces of silver for the second quarter ending June 30.

Barrick Gold gets partner to mine for copper in Saudi Arabia

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 13, 2014
Barrick Gold gets partner to mine for copper in Saudi Arabia

The miner has agreed to form a joint venture with Saudi Arabian Mining Co (Ma'aden) to run its Jabal Sayid asset.

Ryan Jordan - Silver News Blog

Silver keeps chugging along

silver keeps chugging along

"When a market is as oversold, underloved, and underfollowed as silver, you should actually be expecting some big moves to the upside."

Ohio firm granted rights to shipwreck's gold worth up to $80m

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 11, 2014
Ohio firm granted rights to shipwreck's gold worth up to $80m

The SS Central America ship sank off the South Carolina coast in 1857 and has been the subject of legal disputes for about 30 years.

Peru set to become world’s second largest copper producer in 2016

Cecilia Jamasmie | July 11, 2014
Peru set to become world’s second largest copper producer in 2016

Currently China is the second largest producer of the red metal, with an annual output of about 1.6 million tonnes per year.

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