Congo is Africa's top copper producer and the world's leading miner of cobalt, which is a key component in electric vehicles and other electronic products.
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The company said five holes had been dug on top of a pipeline carrying a solution of gold and cyanide.
"It is not just China."
Victoria's government wants to spend $220 million on exploration and drill one million metres by 2023.
A strike at AngloGold Ashanti's Siguiri gold mine in Guinea has halts operations.
There are approaches which can bring investors closer to their goals. The price to pay is the time and knowledge necessary to conduct research.
South Africa plans to publish a final version of its new Mining Charter for implementation by November.
The US miner will eventually have to invest a minimum of $3 million in Miranda Gold's Lyra project to be granted a 51% stake on it.
The gold is meant as a more stable way for Venezuelans to hold their diminishing funds as inflation in the socialist nation runs at over 100,000 percent.
PDVSA filed an appeal requesting that a Delaware court vacate a decision granting the Canadian miner the right to seize its U.S. assets.
Researchers say the alloy could save the electronics industry more than $100 million a year.
Gold prices briefly traded above $1200 on Wednesday due to the legal and political troubles facing Donald Trump following the Paul Manafort guilty verdict.
Kelvin Dushnisky, who leaves Acacia and its parent company Barrick, assumes as South Africa’s AngloGold Ashanti (JSE:ANG) new boss next week.
Junior continues to pursue $800-million acquisition of Centerra Gold's Kumtor mine in Kyrgyzstan.
The provincial authority issued a statement after learning that the reopening of the mine will create 3,600 jobs.
Can soil from an old, large stockpile still retain viable organics for successful site reclamation?
Gains in the Chinese yuan on Monday made gold cheaper for buyers in the world’s biggest gold consumer, providing some support for prices.
If the metal continues to rally, the shorts will need to cover, potentially leading to an explosive rally in gold prices and equities.
The explorer announced high-grade gold results this week at its Red Lake District project in Ontario.
Manganese X Energy now wants a taste of the cobalt market.
The key to success is staying informed and buying low when others are scared, before undervalued gold stocks soar much higher.
The country’s gold production fell for a ninth straight month in June as rising costs, aging infrastructure and accidents affect profit and output.
Rising costs, falling metals prices may eat into margins.
The project, majority owned by a unit of Sichuan Road & Bridge, is a group of four deposits on the outskirts of the capital Asmara.
Demand for physical gold was modest in India this week as the top bullion consuming state of Kerala coped with floods, while interest for the metal remained lacklustre elsewhere in Asia as buyers awaited a dip in prices.