Safe haven buying of gold-backed funds in July reversed in August, while open interest of large futures investors fell to 5-year low.
Phoenix-based copper giant want to to sell its Candelaria copper-gold mine to Canada's Lundin Mining.
Pre-tax profit dropped 27% in the first half to $1.3 billion.
Shares in Quebec-based Maya Gold & Silver up 10% after pouring first silver at Moroccan mine, one of only a handful of primary silver mines on the continent.
Around 15,000 of the total 55,000 licences in effect risk fines and even losing all privileges over the land.
More cuts may be on the way.
Chinese backers are now behind one-third of all Peru’s new mining investments by value.
Keith Phillips, a managing director and head of Cowen & Company's Mining Investment Banking Group, says strong companies with solid balance sheets are on the hunt for precious metals development projects or small producers trading at steep discounts.
Now more than ever, only select mining companies are attracting investors.
HIgh-grade maiden resource for 1 of 4 deposits Highland Copper wants to combine to restart mining in region where copper production dates back to 1845.
Capital raising for exploration up more than 32%.
Economists say the mining boom increased Australian living standards substantially.
Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of US Global Investors, a company known for its focus on the natural resources sector, says he believes the price of gold should be $1,400 per ounce, according to an interview on Ceo.ca. Holmes mentions …
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Cortez District hosts Barrick’s most profitable mines and exploration growth.
Increased output from its mines in Peru and Argentina also helped the company slash first-half interim loss.
Authorities said Grupo Mexico lied about a spill of 40,000 cubic meters of acids and heavy metals that contaminated two rivers and a dam in the northern state of Sonora.
World's largest primary silver mine by annual production is BHP Billiton's.
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Chief Executive Officer Andrew Mackenzie said the project ramains in BHP's main plans, but added the firm is not in a rush to develop it.
The Peruvian firm will develop the deposit as an underground mine, instead of as an open-pit project.
ETF buyers pick up more silver and gold as large investors increase bullish bets 28% and billionaire George Soros doubles his money in gold stocks.
World's number one miner hopes to save $3.6 billion spinning off aluminium, coal, manganese, nickel and silver assets into new company.
The miner is reviewing all options on its 53.83% stake in Bougainville Copper, the operator of its Paguna mine, which has a potential gold and copper resource worth over $60 billion.
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