Rodolfo Illanes (56) was kidnapped Thursday, tortured and beaten to death according to officials.
Latin America Mining News
The world is far from reaching peak gold – miners are making the most of a rising gold price to bring giant projects on stream before the end of the decade.
World's largest iron ore pellet operation has been shut since November.
Suspension of Maricunga comes earlier than planned after a court upheld the country’s regulator decision to shut down the water system linked to the mine over environmental concerns.
Study shows commodities have been the best performing asset class during Fed rating hike cycles since 1983 with average returns for industrial metals 44%
The miner continues to look for new assets, including Anglo American’s 40% stake in their manganese joint venture — Samancor.
Report claims contamination of groundwater at Vancouver gold miner's flagship mine in Mexico may be more serious than previously thought.
Despite a rebound in commodity prices and successful costs cuts, Glencore remained in the red in the six months to end-June.
Shares in Rusoro Mining soars 122% after international arbitration tribunal awards damages over late president Chavez's seizure of its gold mines in 2011.
Citi analysts believe the steel-making ingredient will average $51 a tonne in the final quarter of 2016 and fall to $45 next year.
Eldorado Gold Corporation, ("Eldorado" or "the Company") is pleased to announce plans at four new exploration projects.
Few disruptions could dump additional 230,000 tonnes onto already oversupplied market this year.
Impact on iron ore price uncertain as China's sovereign wealth fund leads investor group to secure portion of Brazilian giant's output for the next 30 years.
Mr. Brown is a seasoned mining professional having previously held roles as Vice President of Projects for Glencore and Construction Manager for Bechtel Mines and Metals.
The Colombian Congress is discussing a bill that introduces the term “ecocide” to classify the effects of illegal mining and that would set harsh penalties for those who commit such crimes.
The worst is over, at least for base metals, says Moody's, but warns that challenging industry conditions should continue through to at least 2018.
The country began shipping lithium to China this week, in what is considered the first step towards fulfilling its ambitions to becoming the world’s No. 1 exporter of the commodity.
Silver is up 40% to date, while gold has only gained about 28%.
Charles Ronkos has joined the company as Executive Vice-President, Project Development - Americas.
Bolivia seized three of Glencore’s operations in nine years and the Swiss giant is now initiating arbitration proceedings against the South American nation.
Not even counting the $7.7 billion in write-downs and charges, BHP’s underlying profit dropped by a painful 81% to $1.2 billion for the year to June.
To support the conversion of Chuquicamata, the largest open-pit copper mine in the world, to a large-scale underground mining operation.
The world's top copper miner admits to be facing its “worst crisis ever” since created in 1976.
The Cerrejón mine is one of the world’s largest open cut coal operations.
Selling royalties and streams can be "a Faustian bargain".