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He said he had intended to announce his retirement last year but chose to stay on while BHP dealt with the aftermath of the Samarco mine disaster in Brazil.
Private equity firm Mineria Activa acquired 90% of Pampa Camarones through a US$18mm capital increase in the company.
Outside the meeting, a street theatre re-enactment of the destruction of the Doce River in Minas Gerais, Brazil, was accompanied by testimonials from frontline visitors affected by the company’s operations in Brazil, Colombia and Indonesia.
BHP is not the first major player to flag green shoots in the mining industry. Caterpillar, the world's largest heavy machinery maker, said the same last month.
A moratorium in place since 2003 bans open-pit mining and the use of cyanide for metal recovery.
The miner plans using proceeds from the exercise of the purchase rights and any direct sales of Brio shares to reduce debt.
He is the first person to die in clashes over mining under new President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski.
The company was ordered to pay $8 million in legal fees and costs to the Salvadoran government.
Is lithium the new super-mineral? Analysts seem to think so.
Chile's environmental regulator has drawn up nine charges against the copper mine for mismanaging water resources and nearby flora.
Advocacy groups are taking issue at the Mining Arch of the Orinoco River National Development Strategic Zone.
The assays result ranged from 347ppm to 1000ppm Li, the highest values received to date from the project.
Total production for Q3 was 36,496 gold equivalent ounces using gold to silver ratio of 75:1.
Shares in the Mexico-focused precious metal producer dropped as much as 2.4% to 1608 pence in London after the news.
Despite the lower figures, the miner noted it remains on track to meet full year revised guidance of 5.5-6.0 million ounces of silver this year.
Goldcorp says it has commenced ramp up mining operations at Peñasquito.
SolGold says BHP Billiton's offer not in its best interest.
Mining-related income now accounts for just 1.5% of government revenues, down from a peak of over 34% in 2006.
Running at a loss, it cannot afford its share of a recent cash call to continue funding the Minera y Metalúrgica del Boleo mine in Mexico
The company's stock has fared better than many competitors in the last two years, boosted by the resilience of the lithium price, which has tripled since 2000 regardless of the commodity cycle.
Government mediation could end blockade by truckers and farmers at Vancouver gold miner's flagship Mexico operation, readied for immediate restart.
Phase two of its Radomiro Tomic sulphide project and a new level at El Teniente, are the most affected projects.
The miner said it didn't expect the18-day suspension to have a significant impact on its 2016 operating guidance for Veladero.
Merian gold mine was completed on time and more than $150 million — about 20% — below its initial capital budget.