Gold Mining News

Agnico bets on high grade gold as it digs in Canada's remote north

Agnico Eagle Mines is doubling down this year on Nunavut, Canada’s least developed territory.

Benchmark Metals to start drilling campaign at Lawyers property in BC

Benchmark believes the Lawyers Trend has potential for near 5 million gold equivalent ounces.

Aurania Resources receives C$3m loan from chairman, CEO

The chairman and CEO also participated in the company’s rights offering last month.

Westhaven stock takes hit after Shovelnose drill results

Shares of Westhaven Ventures were down over 12% at market open on Monday.

Pelangio kicks off drilling program at Dome West property in Ontario

Dome West is a 56-hectare land holding that is adjacent to the former Paymaster Mine property and separated by some 800 metres from Goldcorp’s open-pit Dome Mine.

Barrick, Newmont JV completed, world’s largest gold complex is born

The new business, yet to be named, will be owned 38.5% by Newmont Goldcorp and 61.5% by Barrick.

Sandspring rethinks Toroparu in Guyana

Sandspring Resources is putting the finishing touches on a preliminary economic assessment for its Toroparu gold project in the South American country.

Stock euphoria stunts gold

Realize gold’s big problem right now is universal stock-market euphoria at extreme stock-bull-peaking levels. But that won’t last, it never does.

These charts are a big reality check for gold mining stock bulls

Top gold miners have destroyed $129 billion in value since 2011 peak.

Canarc's stock jumps on PEA at New Polaris

The study indicates the project could produce 80,000 oz. gold per year over an 8.7 year mine life.

RNC Minerals closes C$12m bought deal financing

RNC recently made a high grade discovery at its Beta Hunt gold mine in Western Australia.

Roxgold and Newcrest close deal on Séguéla project in Côte d’Ivoire

Drilling is set to begin April 24 on multiple exploration targets.

Ximen to expand precious metals exploration efforts in BC

Three British Columbia properties are seeing some action in 2019.

Barrick says Kibali mine on track for another record year

The company achieved preliminary Q1 production of 1.37Moz gold and 106Mlb copper.

Done deal: Newmont Goldcorp becomes world's No. 1 gold miner

Newmont Goldcorp is now the world’s largest gold producer by market value, output and reserves, as well as the only bullion producer listed on the S&P 500 Index.

Power Ore completes revised Opemiska geological model

The Opemiska complex lies within the Abitibi Greenstone Belt and Quebec’s Plan Nord lands.

GoldMining receives water licence, land use permits for Yellowknife project

Separately, the company was granted two-year extensions to existing land use permits for the Goodwin Lake and Clan Lake properties.

B2Gold’s beats first quarter production targets

Consolidated gold production was 230,859 ounces, 6% (12,704) ounces above budget.

Venezuela unrest may hurt Crystallex bid to reclaim $1.2B

Confusion over who’s in charge in Venezuela may keep Crystallex International Inc. from collecting a $1.2B arbitration award.

Copper Fox updates exploration at Schaft Creek JV

The property is a potential producer of copper, gold and molybdenum.

Moroccan miner Managem considering raising $200m in bond sales

Last month, Managem reported a 16% drop in 2018 revenue after metal prices fell on international markets and its Bakkoudou gold mine in Gabon closed.

Five-month strike at Sibanye-Stillwater mines ends with deal

The company, South Africa's largest gold producer, has run up losses of about 1.6 billion rand ($114 million) and about 110,000 ounces of missed gold output because of the labour action.

Trump's former interior secretary joins board of gold miner

Zinke left his post in January amid several federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest.

Aztec identifies 11 porphyry targets at Cervantes

The company intends to complete detailed mapping, rock and soil sampling and possibly IP geophysics to confirm possible drill targets.

Mega-mergers will bring short-lived glory if miners ignore innovation — opinion

Market signals are already showing troubling signs of this shift in the sector.