Martín Vizcarra said that he was in favour of promoting mining development in his country.
Peru Mining News
Pan American Silver management has engaged with the protesters in a mediation process.
Auryn Resources announced that it is close to becoming a big player in the Andahuaylas-Yauri belt in southern Peru.
Southern Copper Corp's chief executive said on Wednesday it had reached a settlement with a company in Peru that blocked development of its $1.4 billion Tia Maria project with a legal injunction.
Mina Justa, which is expected to require investment of around $1.6 billion, is due to begin construction in the second half of 2018.
Only in 2019, Lima expects to receive $2.9 billion in mining investments.
A group of researchers from Berlin’s Humboldt University published a study where they say that mining activities are the leading cause of social conflicts in Peru.
The government of new Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra said it would not "impose" mining projects on nearby communities that object to them.
The Madre de Dios region has seen a surge in illegal mining operations.
Anglo American Plc is moving towards a multibillion-dollar decision on building the world’s next major copper mine in Peru.
There are signs that the stalled $5 billion project could be reactivated.
The world's 10 largest copper mines accounted for 25% global output in 2017 – on average these deposits were discovered 95 YEARS ago.
Chile-focused miner is raising its dividend by 177%.
Workers had downed tools on Monday to demand higher wages and better benefits, according to a union leader.
The strike started at 7:30 (12:30 GMT) and has affected production at the smelter, said the union's secretary general, Simon Diaz.
Winning bidder for Michiquillay project says production will start in 2025 to become one of the largest mines in the world's number two producing country.
Hochschild Mining Plc expects production to grow slightly this year as it ramps up output at the Pablo vein at its Pallancata mine in Peru
Rio Tinto, Teck Resources, Hudbay were among copper miners interested in $2 billion Michiquillay project in Peru.
President’s move to allow open pit mining in provinces until now opposed to it is part of a broader plan to double foreign investment to $25 billion in eight years.
Peru will strengthen position in top five gold and silver producing countries in the world if it makes most of the reserves of these two metals.
Analysts had forecast a $419 million net profit for the company in the fourth quarter.
An estimated 40.5 million people were directly engaged in ASM last year, up from 30 million in 2014, 13 million in 1999 and only 6 million in 1993.
Tahoe Resources (TSX, NYSE:THO) is denying a media report issued on Thursday that its Shahuindo mine in Peru has contaminated local water supplies.
An earthquake in Peru on Sunday has claimed two lives and caused an illegal mine to collapse.
The miner’s local subsidiary has entered into an agreement to acquire mining properties in southern Peru near its Constancia copper mine.