Several MAC members already formally participate in the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights Initiative (VPI) and several others apply the VPs for their operations abroad.
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Gold suffers its worst trading day of 2017 while silver is down 4.2%.
Federal officials executed a search warrant at three of Caterpillar facilities, including the corporate headquarters in Peoria.
t’s dangerous‚ often fatal‚ but illegal underground gold mining is pretty much all that sustains the economy of Lindelane‚ a sprawling township of tin shacks and shebeens near Benoni‚ to the east of Johannesburg.
Study shows mining has sparked "unparalleled inorganic compound diversification" like rabbittite at Lucky Strike, Utah and a handful found on smelter walls
Freeport sees "fundamental shift" at iconic mine as Indonesian spat gets heated and dispute at giant Escondida copper mine in floods-hit Chile turns ugly.
A potential expansion would allow South America's largest gold mine generate about 200,000 ounces of the precious metal per year between 2020 and 2025
Top gold producing country wants to modernize and consolidate its mining industry.
Scientists have discovered why some of the richest ore deposits on the planet, such as copper, zinc, silver and uranium, were formed in the middle period of Earth’s history.
On the level of transparency in the approvals process, jurisdictions in the US, Australia and Scandinavia performed better than Canada, a fresh report by the Fraser Institute, shows.
Both provinces displaced Western Australia from the first to the third place thanks partly to their rich mineral reserves, competitive tax regimes, efficient permitting procedures, and certainty surrounding environmental regulations.
BHP Billiton and union at world's largest copper mine can't even agree whether talks are happening or not.
VIDEO: Gold's enjoying "positive momentum" says David Wilson, head of metals research at Citigroup.
Gold builds on 15-week highs as large-scale derivatives speculators bump exposure to a rising gold price by a fifth, the most bullish move since November 1.
With six drill rigs currently active on site, and two more to follow soon, Acacia expects to increase the resource to 2 million ounces by the end of the year.
The top 10 ranking of the lowest all-in cost gold mines in the world – former US president Herbert Hoover was once in charge of no. 8 on the list.
Precious metals erase nearly all post-election losses – silver price enjoys longest weekly winning streak in more than a decade.
The Gochagar Lake project, until now property of Diamond Hunter, consists of four claims covering 3,759 hectares located in northern Saskatchewan.
A drill program at the mine's North Kao deposit has added 262,000 ounces to the reserves, extending Karma's life to more than 10 years.
The donation by the company's founder Ross Beaty aims to enhance the museum’s national research and collections that are focused on species discovery.
Miners and explorers are only spending a third of what they did four years ago – and proportion of greenfield exploration are at record lows.
GFG Resources has closed a CA$5 million bought-deal financing, securing funding for ongoing exploration at its flagship Rattlesnake Hills gold project in Wyoming.
Balmoral Resources Ltd. announced that drilling has extended the Bug South gold deposit on the Martiniere Property in Quebec to a depth of 350 vertical meters and it "remains open down-plunge below this level."
Inventor and CEO of New Gold Recovery Inc., Anastasios Morfopoulos, appears to have found the holy grail of gold mining - a low cost, environmentally friendly recovery system that extracts up to 95% or more of the gold and other precious metals.
Integra Gold Corp. and Goldcorp Inc. are pleased to announce the five finalists and 11 semi-finalists for #DisruptMining.