Things took a turn for the worse Friday, when a worker was shot dead by police near the company's smaller Salvador mine in northern Chile.
The vultures are circling. Precious metals bulls, laid flat by gold and silver prices dropping for the 5th week in a row, are watching deflationists such as Harry Dent and the financial media squawk about the imminent demise of precious …
"Combined company with production of well over 20 million silver equivalent ounces per year"
Canadians can expect the value of the loonie to drop even further this summer, reaching US$0.75 — or perhaps even lower — according to economists at BMO.
Banks Island Gold accused of pollution spills
As we pen this on Thursday evening it appears Friday could be a nasty day if Gold breaks below $1080/oz. Nevertheless, the odds now favor a rebound in the weeks ahead and especially in the gold miners.
Study shows half of a mining project's value can be lost due to permitting delays.
Mark Fellows, director of metals consulting at SNL Metals & Mining, explains why permitting delays happen, what they’re costing our economy and how to fix it.
The Vancouver-based miner profit fell 21% in the quarter, making it adjust its 2015 coal production forecast to 25-26 million tonnes from 26.5-27.5 million tonnes.
Dispute over Roşia Montană gold and silver project.
Is the coffin is closing for the long-term gold bull market?
Drilling on the Main Blag Structure has intersected 5.37 metres grading 2.99 g/t gold and 31.6 g/t silver.
The gold miners have broken below their 2008 to 2014 support while Silver is essentially trading at a six year low.
On the New York Stock Exchange margin debt has hit all-time records at $500bn, roughly double that at the top of the dot-com bubble in 2000 when valuations rose to the highest ever recorded.
The Arkyd 3 Reflight (A3R) will spent its three-month orbiting mission sending back data to a group of scientists based at the firm’s headquarters in Redmond, WA.
Don't hold your breath kid. It’s bleak out there and we have a 10-year super commodity bull to work off this time.
We lost nearly everyone on that journey which began so optimistically—and naively.
Perhaps. But when a sector is so downtrodden that it barely shrugs at major global economic events, there is little left to lose.
The availability of cheap money has seen boards postpone hard decisions about uneconomic capacity says Macquarie in new report.
For investors, there’s no place like home. Data shows that investors are heavily sector-biased based on where they live.
The notion that safe deposit boxes – facilities that are used by many precious metals investors and others seeking to safeguard their wealth and valuables – need to come under capital controls to protect against bank runs is a dubious one.
For every gigawatt of solar power, approximately 2.8 million ounces of silver are needed.
On the heels of what they described as a “very compelling”feasibility study for the Back River gold project in western Nunavut, Sabina Gold and Silver Corp. says it hopes to have a final environmental impact study done by this November.
A group of scientists is asking international authorities to temporarily halt the approval of new underwater mining contracts until further environmental controls are put in place.
Though very few talk about it, Codelco is still suffering the consequences of a deal it signed with China's Minmetals back in 2006.
Paper beats rock.
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