The junior miner claims the Department of Antioquia's mining authority did not process its exploration application in accordance with the country’s mining code.
Colombia Mining News
Thirteen coal miners have died in Colombia after an explosion at an illegal coal mine on Friday.
Company called Pallinghurst Resources' bid “derisory”, adding it "clearly undervalues" the firm.
Companies are pressing the government to better regulate public consultations and votes on mining projects, as they see legal uncertainty as the industry's main current challenge.
World number two gold miner Newmont takes 20% stake and private equity giant Red Kite 5% in Toronto junior.
The country has taken a page out of the diamond industry’s books by calling for international regulations aimed at cutting the amount of illegally-mined gold entering mainstream markets.
Antioquia has been the heartland of the Colombian gold trade since colonial times, when Spanish conquerors came in search of the mythical El Dorado.
$2 billion La Colosa project boasts reserves of over 25m ounces of gold.
The lawsuit is against the government's order to Gran Colombia Gold to halt its Marmato project until it has further consulted with local residents.
Miranda announces that IAMGOLD corporation signs option agreement to earn an interest in Mirandas Antares Project in Colombia
The Antares Project consists of ten primarily contiguous exploration applications.
The Canadian junior explorer argues its exploration application was not processed in accordance with the country’s mining code.
Despite hosting three mountain ranges (cordilleras) which belong to the Andes system- a prolific mineral terrain - Colombia is not a mining nation.
Volkmar Guido Hable, ex Samaranta Mining CEO, will be hauled before a BC Securities Commission panel later this month.
I came to Colombia primarily to answer one question: this country may offer immense mineral potential but is it a good place to spend some investment dollars?
The auction of emeralds from the miner's Kagem operation in Zambia will now be in February.
The junior miner claims the mining authority did not process its exploration application in accordance with the country’s mining code.
The deal includes a 17% interest in the Port Kembla Coal Terminal, south of Sydney.
Peru’s significant copper project pipeline and Brazil’s competitive iron ore sector will consolidate them as main drivers of investment in Latin America’s mining sector, says BMI Research.
Cerrejon has restarted loading and exporting from its Bolivar port after a suspension last week due to suspected contamination.
The Colombian Congress is discussing a bill that introduces the term “ecocide” to classify the effects of illegal mining and that would set harsh penalties for those who commit such crimes.
The Cerrejón mine is one of the world’s largest open cut coal operations.
B2Gold’s stock has gained almost 229% so far this year.
After 50 years of conflict, the Colombian government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC) have signed a ceasefire agreement.
More environmentalists were murdered in Latin America in 2015 than anywhere else in the world, with anti-mining causes claiming the most lives, a report by Global Witness shows.
Beijing's already cut coal miners working hours by 16% and plans to eliminate 500 million tonnes of coal capacity within just 3–5 years.