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Barrick scraps corporate development team: report

Jeffrey Richmond | August 27, 2014
Barrick scraps development team to cut costs

More cuts may be on the way.

Chinese investment to make Peru world’s second-largest copper producer

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 27, 2014
Chinese investment to make Peru world’s second-largest copper producer

Chinese backers are now behind one-third of all Peru’s new mining investments by value.

Imperial Metals new copper and gold mine ready to begin production

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 26, 2014
Imperial Metals new copper and gold mine ready to begin production

The company said its Red Chris copper and gold mine, in northwest B.C., will start up once a power line is completed next month.

Big step closer to bringing back mining to Upper Peninsula

Frik Els | August 26, 2014
Highland step closer to bringing back mining to Upper Peninsula

HIgh-grade maiden resource for 1 of 4 deposits Highland Copper wants to combine to restart mining in region where copper production dates back to 1845.

Newmont abandons mining arbitration case against Indonesia

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 26, 2014
Newmont abandons mining arbitration case against Indonesia

Operations at the miner's Batu Hijau copper and gold mine to resume soon.

This chart shows how pricey gold mining stocks really are

Frik Els | August 25, 2014
This chart shows how pricey gold mining stocks really are

Philadelphia Gold & Silver Index has run too far ahead of the gold price

Michael Fowler: Juniors and midtiers poised for M&A-fueled breakout once gold recovers

The Gold Report | August 25, 2014
Juniors and Midtiers Poised for M&A-Fueled Breakout Once Gold Recovers

Michael Fowler, senior mining analyst with Toronto-based Loewen, Ondaatje & McCutcheon, says majors need development-stage companies with high-grade, near-term production assets

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The Kardashians and climate change: interview with Judith Curry

Oilprice.com | August 25, 2014

Climate change continues to drive energy policy, despite the fact that there is no way to reconcile eradicating energy poverty in much of the world with reducing carbon dioxide emissions.

Uranium stocks follow spot price higher

Frik Els | August 25, 2014
Uranium stocks follow spot price higher

After a brutal correction early 2014, near term producers and explorers are enjoying a great quarter as the uranium spot price jumps 8% in August.

Cliffs Natural Resources up on $200m buyback plan

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 25, 2014
Cliffs Natural Resources up on $200m buyback plan

The new repurchase program will remain active until Dec. 31, 2015.

Gold should be $1,400/oz: Global Investors's Holmes

MINING.com Editor | August 24, 2014
$1400 gold

Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of US Global Investors, a company known for its focus on the natural resources sector, says he believes the price of gold should be $1,400 per ounce, according to an interview on Ceo.ca. Holmes mentions …

Alaska lawmakers ask Kerry to intercede on B.C. mines: BIV

Jeffrey Richmond | August 24, 2014
fotostory shutterstock

Mt. Polley disaster figuratively spills over the U.S. border.

Busy times ahead: global mining deals on their way up

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 24, 2014
Busy times ahead: global mining deals on their way up

Gold assets among favourites.

World events to spark fall commodities rally: Jeb Handwerger

MINING.com Editor | August 24, 2014
World events rally

Talks about current events that could spark a commodities rally.

Toby Connor - Gold Scents

Manipulation remains alive and well in the gold market

Toby Connor - Gold Scents | August 24, 2014
Maniuplation gold market

Gold being capped at lower and lower levels.

If China, Russia succeed in ditching the dollar…

Sprott Group | August 24, 2014
What if China, Russia succeed in ditching the dollar

This is one of the greatest wealth transfers in history.

SCO and Mackinder’s prophecy

GoldMoney | August 24, 2014
SCO and Mackinder’s prophecy

The SCO intends to do away with the U.S. dollar for trade settlement.

Summer drift continues

GoldMoney | August 22, 2014
summer drift feat

Underlying factor dollar's strength not gold’s weakness.

Gold price drops as safe haven buying dries up again

Frik Els | August 21, 2014
Gold price: Safe haven buying dries up again

Gold price hits two month low as focus shifts to US economy and monetary policy.

Smart money looking at this junior miner on the Cortez Trend in Nevada

Cortez Trend

Cortez District hosts Barrick’s most profitable mines and exploration growth.

U.S. Mint platinum coins bypassed in rush for gold

Bloomberg | August 21, 2014

Gold and silver have value as hedges against a devaluation of the dollar, while platinum is viewed as an industrial commodity.

Mexican mining company lied on spill: government

Cecilia Jamasmie | August 20, 2014
Mexican mining company lied on spill: government

Authorities said Grupo Mexico lied about a spill of 40,000 cubic meters of acids and heavy metals that contaminated two rivers and a dam in the northern state of Sonora.

INFOGRAPHIC: Best, brightest CEOs in mining

Visual Capitalist | August 20, 2014
CEOs in mining feat

Who were the top earners in 2013?

Mining juniors that will make beautiful M&A music: AgaNola's Florian Siegfried

The Gold Report | August 20, 2014
mining juniors M&A music

"It's about being selective and trying to find turnaround candidates."

Photos of a remote $200-million mine cleanup in Washington State

Michael Allan McCrae | August 19, 2014
holden clean up feat

It's also a religious retreat.

Pierre Lassonde, Franco-Nevada: "Very few get this but it's worth so much money"

Sprott Group | August 19, 2014
Pierre Lassonde, Franco-Nevada

Timing not always as important as it seems.

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