Latin American Mining News

Financing Roundup: Leagold Mining opens $71M offering

Leagold Mining (TSX-V: LMC-H) announced a $71m raise and as it struck a $350m deal with Goldcorp (TSX: G) to buy the Los Filos gold mine in Mexico.

True giants of mining: World's top 10 iron ore mines

Number five is a single pit that produces 77 million tonnes of iron ore per year.

When it rains…Iron ore, gold miners the most vulnerable to Ebola risk

Report shows there are 39 assets in production within the Ebola-affected region.

Gold prices hurting miners? Throw Ebola into the mix

Deutsche Bank warned Friday that gold producers are the most vulnerable to a further spread of the deadly disease.

West Africa Ebola outbreak forces miners to lock down operations, delay projects

After the WHO declared the current outbreak an “international public health emergency.”

Ebola outbreak in Guinea forces miners to lock down operations

Brazilian iron ore giant Vale has removed its six international employees and put its local workers on leave.

Mexico's Resilience

Few economies escaped the global slowdown in the summer of 2012. Mexico was a rare and notable exception.