But production at massive Mongolian mine slips and shares take a beating.
It wasn’t meant to be like this: six years of global money-printing should have guaranteed economic recovery.
A year ago today saw one of the largest declines in COMEX gold and silver futures in the last several decades.
Mining is an industry which has always been male-dominated, regardless of geographical location. There have been positive steps which have helped to integrate women into the industry, but females continue to be under-represented and Mining is still largely a man’s domain.
Production of the steel-making material, however, increased by 16%, which means the miner is on track to meet its full-year target.
The Vancouver-based miner's shares surge after its silver and gold properties in Mexico and Peru up production more than 50%.
The world's No.1 copper producer needs to invest roughly $30 billion in the next decade to counter dwindling ore grades in its massive mines.
Goldcorp's sweetened offer is straightforward, requires no formal shareholder approval and could be completed by as early as end-April.
Chinese buyers cough up $6.3 billion in cool hard cash for massive Peru copper project indicating renewed confidence in prospects for the red metal.
US copper mine production grew 5% to 1.23 million tonnes in 2013 according to the latest US Geological Survey, but silver and gold recovered slid.
Bolivian President Evo Morales and leaders of the National Federation of Mining Cooperatives have formed a commission to quickly redraft at least three controversial articles of the recently-approved ruling.
The probe was opened following a settlement with regulators that alleged JPMorgan manipulated power markets in the Midwest and California.
Puerto Rico promises to now do for Americans what Singapore and Hong Kong have done for bankers and businessmen from London.
Pure silver production increased 26% to 1.89 million ounces, while gold output rose 23% to 18,519 ounces.
The recommendation comes from Proxy advisory service Institutional Shareholder Services, the same firm that last year called shareholders to vote against the Barrick's approach to compensation.
A PwC survey shows that only 4% of the 700 companies polled across 15 industries said they have completed a draft of their SEC conflict minerals filings.
They believe those funds should be allocated to the regions where mining operations are based.
Despite the recent big gains in gold stocks, company insiders and institutional investors are still 2.5 times more likely to be buyers than sellers.
Silver days as one of the best allies of modern medicine may have its days counted.
The bottom is in, declares Oliver Gross of Der Rohstoff-Anleger (The Resource Investor), and the bulls are ready to charge.
In this interview with The Mining Report, Bogner details what these shifting power dynamics will mean for the commodities market.
The 50,000 curved commemorative $5 gold coins are all gone.
Aaron Thomas sued for using company money to buy a $171,000 engagement ring and breast implants for his Brazilian fiancée and splurging $91,000 on a Las Vegas party, among others lavish indulgences.
According to Rule, these are the classic signs of a bear market bottom.
Coins show pope during Mass in first Canadian visit.
In the last two months at least a dozen juniors have announced they are considering growing cannabis.
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