Gold Mining News

Victoria Gold's Eagle Gold Project to reach full production by 2018

There's renewed optimism in the Yukon's gold sector.

This is what Canada's only Carlin-style gold discovery looks like

Atac Resources' CEO gives details on the company's Carlin-style gold discovery in the Yukon territory.

Yukon is open for mining in a responsible way: Goldcorp

Goldcorp's executive VP of corporate affairs and sustainability, Brent Bergeron, says political risk is becoming a more important aspect to take into account when considering new investments.

Coal rally, cost cuts help Teck Resources swing to profit

The mining giant, North America's largest producer of steel-making coal, has raised its production forecast for the year.

Physical gold market in largest surplus in a decade

New report shows higher gold price during third quarter sparked 20% surge in global scrap supply even as jewellery sales in Asia fall to multi-year lows.

Chaos in the EU – Trauma on the peripheries

With an end to the European Free Trade Zone, how will the world economy deal with a contraction in the European economy?

Video: Interview with Victoria Gold CEO John McConnell at Dublin Gulch

Victoria Gold president and CEO John McConnell speaks about progress at the company's Dublin Gulch gold camp and renewed optimism in the Yukon’s gold sector.

Gold sheds three-week highs on fresh interests worries

Investors are cautiously looking at the US Federal Reserve meeting next week, in which it's expected to announce a raise in rates.

Mick Davies' X2 Resources fails to deliver, frees investors from commitments

Launched three years ago with a $5.6bn war chest, the fund once hailed as leader of a new wave of mining investment changes course.

Owner of world's largest gold project just hit the jackpot again

Seabridge Gold, the company behind the massive KSM project in northern B.C., has identified a large, untested target at Iskut.

Trump’s family fortune originated in a Canadian gold-rush brothel

Buried in a ghost town in Canada’s subarctic are the roots of the family fortune that paved Donald Trump’s path to prominence.

Rangold looking to the future in Mali

In the current climate of global economic and political stress, it is more important than ever for African governments to engage with their investors in a spirit of genuine partnership, Randgold Resources chief executive Mark Bristow said here today.

How to mine the side of the highway for platinum

First you need to screen for rubber, gravel, cement dust and cigarette butts.

Zijin, Shandong go after Barrick Gold’s Veladero mine in Argentina

The potential sale of a 50% stake in Veladero mine could fetch Barrick more than $1 billion, sources familiar with the matter say.

Report: China could be on verge of gold buying boom

While jewellery sales are down, a plummeting currency is lighting a fire under gold portfolio investors.

Caterpillar axes sales forecast, warns factors depressing orders could linger

While quarterly earnings beat analysts expectations, revenue fell short of estimates and CAT also lowered its full-year guidance.

This chart will give hope to gold price, India bullion bulls

Gold's retreat in October is spurring physical buying in Asia.

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Gold price: Hedge funds abandoning market at record pace

Large scale speculators in gold options and futures dump over 12 million ounces in three weeks, the fastest rate since government records began.

Nevada Mining Exploration battered by withdrawals, sage grouse, bonding hikes

When Nevada became a state in 1864, an estimated 60 million acres were available for mineral entry in Nevada, of that total 16 million acres have been withdrawn.

Protest ends at MMG’s Las Bambas copper mine in Peru, exports to resume

The process of restoring calm in local communities and the re-opening of essential infrastructure is now underway, said the miner Monday.

Caterpillar rally hindered by fresh drop in sales

The world’s largest heavy machinery maker has logged a 18% drop in global sales of machinery for the three-month period ended in September.

Worst day for gold ETFs since April 2013

Investors pulled nearly 17 tonnes from GLD on Friday as gold price bulls lose confidence.

Mining robots key to colonizing Mars — Elon Musk

He envisions people living in big glass-carbon fiber domes on the surface, with additional areas mined out below the surface by robots for "industrial" uses.

Randgold continues to invest in development of Côte d'Ivoire's potential

Exploration by Randgold Resources, which owns and operates the Tongon gold mine in Côte d’Ivoire, continues to highlight exciting possibilities for further investment in the country, chief executive Mark Bristow said here today.