Nicaragua Mining News

B2Gold gets fresh push after announcing at-the-market offering of up to $100M

B2Gold’s stock has gained almost 229% so far this year.

Vancouver miner in trouble in Nicaragua

Deadly clashes as police try to clear access to B2Gold's El Limon mine on day nine of blockade.

One employee shot dead at B2Gold Masbate project in the Philippines

The security guard, a long-time employee at the Masbate gold project, was killed by a fellow guard on Saturday, following an argument between the two.

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B2Gold hit by protests, blockade in Nicaragua

Police fired teargas and rubber bullets to disperse hundreds of artisanal miners protesting B2Gold's expansion plans.

Golden Reign Resources Ltd.: Southern district trenching program update

All 4 mineralized zones are situated within the Corona de Oro gold belt, which hosts the San Albino gold deposit.

Golden Reign outlines high-grade initial resource of 95,000 indicated gold equivalent ounces and 805,000 inferred gold equivalent ounces at San Albino mine area, Nicaragua

Golden Reign outlines high-grade initial resource of 95,000 indicated gold equivalent ounces and 805,000 inferred gold equivalent ounces at San Albino mine area, Nicaragua

Golden Reign obtains environmental permit for San Albino-Murra gold property

Golden Reign Resources announced that it has received approval of its environmental impact study for its flagship San Albino-Murra gold property, Nicaragua.

Golden Reign acquires remaining 20% interest in San Albino-Murra gold property

The Agreement marks a very significant milestone for Golden Reign. The Company has been actively working towards acquiring a 100% ownership stake in the highly-prospective Property since late 2011.

B2Gold Corp. reports record second quarter 2012 gold production, announces mining permit received for the Jabali Central deposit on La Libertad property in Nicaragua

The company reports record second quarter 2012 gold production and announces mining permit received for the Jabali Central deposit on La Libertad property in Nicaragua

FDG Mining Inc.: gold resource at Topacio raised to 344,664 ounces

The company reports the new inferred mineral resource of 2,702,984 tonnes grading 3.97 g/t gold containing 344,664 ounces gold.

Golden Reign Resources Ltd.: underground sampling at Mina Francisco returns 13.04 g/t gold and 22.7 g/t silver

Underground sampling at Mina Francisco returns 13.04 g/t gold and 22.7 g/t silver

Canada’s B2Gold to lead $1.1 billion merger with CGA Mining

Latin American-focused Canadian miner B2Gold said Wednesday it will buy CGA Mining for $1.1 billion to gain access to the Masbate mine, the largest operating gold project in the Philippines.

Golden Reign Resources Ltd.: regional trenching program underway at San Albino-Murra concession

The extensive 2012/2013 program will consist of an aggregate 4.5 kilometres of trenching across approximately 150 trenches, spanning 18 kilometres of the Corona de Oro Gold Belt.

Corazon to acquire ICN Resources creating international gold exploration company

"This is a great combination which will produce many synergies on multiple fronts for both Corazon and ICN shareholders. ICN will be able to drill one or more of its Nevada projects yet this year, and in particular, follow-up on exciting 2011 drill results at the Goldfield Project."

Dutch Gold announces bulk sample assay results of 0.362 ounces per ton of gold

The results from the initial bulk testing , which come from the company's join venture in Nicaragua, were 0.362 ounces per ton of gold and 0.14 ounces silver per ton.

Golden Reign intersects 212.69 g/t gold and 204.2 g/t silver over 1.0 metre at San Albino mine area

With findings that include gold and silver, Golden Reign proclaims "high-grade gold intersections" at San Albino project.

Golden Reign resources announces private placement of up to $5 Million

Having entered into an agreement with a syndicate of agents, led by Stonecap Securities, 7,400,000 units are on sale at $0.67 per unit or gross proceeds of up to $5,000,000. Golden Reign is also granting agents an option to purchase an additional 15% for additional gross proceeds of up to $750,000.

Golden Reign Completes Early Earn-In of 80% Interest in Flagship San Albino-Murra Gold Property, Nicaragua

Golden Reign Resources Ltd. (the "Company" or "Golden Reign") (TSX VENTURE:GRR) is extremely pleased to announce that it has earned an undivided 80% interest in the San Albino-Murra Gold Property (the "Property"), Nueva Segovia, Nicaragua.

Corazon adds 3 concessions in Nicaragua

Corazon Gold Corp. announces that Nicaragua's Ministry of Energy and Mines ("MEM") and the Autonomous Region of the Northern Atlantic ("RAAN") have granted Corazon three contiguous, 25-year Exploration and Exploitation Concessions located along the Rio Coco River. 

B2Gold Corp. and Calibre Mining Corp. Announce New Drill Results Discover Significant Porphyry Style Gold and Copper Mineralization at the Primavera Project in Nicaragua

B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO)(OTCQX:BGLPF)(PINKSHEETS:BGLPF) ("B2Gold" or the "Company") and Calibre Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE:CXB) ("Calibre"), are pleased to announce results from the first three diamond drill holes from the Primavera project within the Borosi concession in north east Nicaragua.

Nicaragua's gold mining industry is booming, boosting country's economy

The town of La Libertad saw heavy fighting during Nicaragua’s civil war in the 1980s, but today, the blasts that can be heard are from miners exploring for gold.

Calibre Announces Start of 5,000 Metre Drill Program at Rosita Copper-Gold-Silver Project, Nicaragua

Douglas Forster, Chairman of Calibre Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE:CXB) (the "Company" or "Calibre") is pleased to announce that Alder Resources Ltd. ("Alder") (TSX VENTURE:ALR) has informed Calibre that drilling has commenced on Calibre's Rosita Copper- Gold-Silver Project on the Company's Borosi Property in northeastern Nicaragua.

Corazon identifies new high grade structure at Santo Domingo, Nicaragua, drills 1.25m of 17.47 g/t gold and completes phase one drill program

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 20, 2011) - Corazon Gold Corp. ("Corazon" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:CGW)(OTCBB:RMZFF) is pleased to present further encouraging results from the remaining 16 holes of its 29 hole, 4644 metre, Phase One drill program, at the Santo Domingo gold property in Central Nicaragua. The 6.5km2 Santo Domingo concession is situated wholly within B2Gold's La Libertad property, containing the La Libertad mine, and the new Jabali vein discovery, which lies immediately to the south of Corazon's concession.

Calibre drills 9.31 g/t gold and 336.06 g/t silver over 3.90 metres at the Riscos De Oro gold-silver property

Calibre Mining announced final assay results for the completed 9 hole, 2500 metre diamond drill program at its 100% owned Riscos de Oro gold-silver property in north east Nicaragua. The results are highlighted by hole RD11-016 that intersected 3.61g/t gold and 518.44g/t silver over 3.68 metres (14.41 g/t AuEq1,2) and hole RD11-017 that intersected 9.31 g/t gold and 336.06 g/t silver over 3.90 metres (16.31 g/t AuEq1,2). Read the full news release here. Photo is from Calibre Mining.