Goldcorp. Mining News

A bumpy ride for British Columbia’s largest mining companies

British Columbia’s top mining companies have been on a roller-coaster ride over the past five years.

RANKED: Top 10 lowest cost gold mines on the globe

Barrick's South Arturo loses top spot, two other Barrick mines dropped from top 10 ranking.

Newmont Goldcorp to halt operations at Mexico mine due to blockade

Access to its Peñasquito gold mine is being illegally block by a trucking contractor and some members of the Cedros community.

Still a way to go to achieve gender balance in the mining industry

According to the Responsible Mining Foundation, most of the companies assessed show little or no evidence of efforts to strengthen the gender balance of their leadership and governance teams.

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.

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.

Newmont-Goldcorp $10B merger to close this week

Deal creates the world’s largest gold producer by market value, output and reserves.

Newmont shareholders overwhelmingly approve $10B Goldcorp takeover, creating world’s top gold miner

Deal creates the world’s largest gold producer by output, robing Barrick of its recently cemented supremacy.

Newmont readies leadership team post-merger with Goldcorp

Newmont's $10-billion acquisition of Canada’s Goldcorp is expected to close in the second quarter of the year.

Newmont offers special dividend if Goldcorp takeover approved

The one-time special dividend, worth $470 million, will be given to Newmont's shareholders only if its friendly takeover of Canada’s Goldcorp is approved.

Paulson opposes Newmont-Goldcorp merger

The holder of over 14 million Newmont shares sent the CEO a letter that outlines how the deal, under the current terms, creates negative value for Newmont shareholders.

Appointment notices: Haver & Boecker, Algoma Steel, Bold Ventures, and Goldcorp

Goldcorp's Ian Telfer has elected not to join the company’s board of directors when the merger of Goldcorp and Newmont Mining takes effect.

Operations resume at Goldcorp's Cerro Negro mine in Argentina

The mine is the company’s biggest in the South American country.

Glencore, Goldcorp and Yamana ink agreement to integrate Argentina mines

The Agua Rica mineral reserve is estimated to contain 4.5 million tonnes of copper and 6.5 million ounces of gold contained in approximately 910 million tonnes of ore.

Barrick open to discuss joint venture in Nevada with Newmont

Chief executive Mark Bristow will discuss a potential JV with rival Newmont only if his company runs the operation.

Newmont rejects $18B hostile bid by Barrick, releases private messages

The US mining giant also fired back with a deal that seeks merging operations in the state of Nevada.

Goldcorp reveals names of three #DisruptMining finalists

The finalists are competing for the opportunity to negotiate up to $1 million investment in the winning technology.

Barrick-Newmont merger would leave up to $7B of assets up for grabs

The portfolio would include their Kalgoorlie super pit 50/50 joint-venture in Western Australia, as well as other regional assets such as Porgera, Tanami and Boddington mines.

Five base metal projects underway in the Yukon

Headlines are echoing the shift toward the Yukon’s second gold rush.

Canada's gold production to grow robustly in 2019 — Report

Analysts have revised Canada's 2019 gold mine production growth forecast up to 6% from 2%.

Can blockchain help drive miners' bottom line?

“Mining is the slowest industry to adapt to new technology.”

Canadian regulator clears Newmont’s $10B merger with Goldcorp

The companies announced their planned all-share tie-up in January, just two weeks after the Barrick-Randgold merger was finalized.

Gold-stock mega-mergers bad

Combining major gold miners already struggling with slowing production doesn’t solve the problem, but only masks it for a single year.

Barrick Gold posts $1.2 billion quarterly loss, sees cost rising in 2019

The company pinned the cost increases partly on mining ending at its low-cost Cortez Hills open pit in Nevada in the first half of the year.

Lead production expected to grow in 2019 – report

Wood Mackenzie forecasts that global lead production will increase in 2019 by about 250 kt.