VANCOUVER — There haven't been many modern permitting processes that cast as large a shadow as the federal government's recent environmental rejection of Taseko Mines' (TSX: TKO; NYSE-MKT: TGB) New Prosperity open-pit, copper-gold...
Mar 11, 2014 10:42PM
VANCOUVER – Integra Gold’s (TSXV: ICG) efforts to advance its Lamaque gold project in Quebec to production were just rewarded with a preliminary economic analysis (PEA) predicting a mine with a 38% after tax internal rate of return...
Mar 11, 2014 8:23PM
With two of the company’s three operating mines in Nicaragua, B2 Gold (TSX: BTO; NYSE: BTG) is the country’s largest gold exporter and tax payer, and one of its largest employers.
Mar 11, 2014 4:52PM
Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX, NYSE:ABX) has sold a portion of its 74%-stake in its subsidiary African Barrick Gold (LSE: ABG), in a move to continue optimizing its portfolio amid weaker gold prices.
Mar 11, 2014 3:49PM
VANCOUVER – Money is sneaking back into the mining sector, but only for some.
Mar 10, 2014 6:55PM
VANCOUVER — The S&P TSX Venture Composite Index returned to the green during the Mar. 3-7 trading sessions, as it posted a 1.7%, or 17.6 point, gain en route to a 1,043.01 point weekly close. The situation in the Ukraine continues to...
Mar 10, 2014 6:07PM
U.S. equities ended the March 3–7 trading week in positive territory, lifted by strong jobs data. The Labor Department reported that U.S. employers created 175,000 jobs in February, above the expected 149,000 positions.
Mar 10, 2014 4:57PM
Disappointing jobs data in Canada showing that the economy shed 7,000 jobs in February, leaving the country’s unemployment rate unchanged at 7%, was offset by news of stronger employment numbers in the United States. The S&P/TSX...
Mar 10, 2014 3:56PM
VANCOUVER — In a climate of volatile gold prices and rising costs, producers have become increasingly focused on streamlining and improving operations at established, brownfield assets, and Vancouver-based Goldcorp (TSX: G;...
Mar 7, 2014 11:04PM
VANCOUVER – Thirty-six holes into a 90-hole winter program the five drill rigs at Fission Uranium’s (TSXV: FCU) Patterson Lake South (PLS) project are batting 100% in their hunt for mineralization between the known uranium zones.
Mar 7, 2014 5:43PM