Mexican regulators are examining whether broke any regulations in its handling of a long-running leak of contaminated water at Mexico's biggest gold mine.
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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.
Silver is up 40% to date, while gold has only gained about 28%.
The Mexico-focused miner has benefitted from an ongoing silver rally and even more so than many of its peers, as it chose not to diversify into other metals.
Yamana will receive consideration in the form of cash and equity securities, the value of which was $140 million at the time of negotiations.
Vancouver miner hammered after 32% drop in output during the second quarter blamed on operational problems at its flagship Peñasquito mine in Mexico.
British Gypsum is supplying the only element able to keep the mineral balance of the water just right for the peculiar needs of the checkered pupfish.
The silver miner says Ottawa needs to press Mexican authorities to ensure Canadian investors are treated fairly.
Goldcorp, through its local subsidiary Peñasquito, is being singled out as the biggest water offender in the north-central Mexican state of Zacatecas.
This year, global production is expected to level out as project development budgets were slashed during the three-year gold bear market. But with gold prices rebounding, miners are in a good position to be much more profitable.
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The Me'phaa Indigenous communities argue the mining act violates international treaties that Mexico had signed and ratified.
The acquisition fits with the company's strategy of investing in opportunities that have the possibility to extend the life of existing mines.
Investors in Torex Gold Resources (TSX:TXG) saw their patience rewarded on Friday with an 11.5 percent bump in the stock price.
Peru's output surges, North American producers slip down the rankings and Chinese mines shut down.
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Heightened competition between NAFTA members to export crude oil, poses serious challenges for Canada, says the agency.
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The cut-back should help the miner lower all-in sustaining costs of production and generate free cash flow.
Despite recent market volatility and exposure to low oil and commodity prices, the countries growth won't be affected, says the bank.
Mexico’s biggest copper producer is leveraging its relatively low debt and strong profit margins to invest more than $4.6 billion expanding some of its mines.
The strategy is to explore and build a mine in phases for the least amount of time and upfront investment dollars with subsequent investment based on continued success.
The property is located some 70 kilometres southeast of Goldcorp Inc.’s past-producing El Sauzal gold mine.
It mined 7.2 million ounces of silver last year, or about the same than in 2014, but gold output fell 4% to 60,000 ounces.
The firm is buying 60% of Road Machinery Co., S.A. de C.V, Mitsui's subsidiary in Mexico, which services Komatsu mining equipment.