VANCOUVER — The S&P TSX Venture Composite finished in the green for the second consecutive week during the Aug. 25-29 trading period, as it jumped 1.8% or 18.41 points en route to a 1,023.99 point close. Markets followed energy and...
Sep 2, 2014 6:26PM
Canada’s main stock index kicked off the Labour Day weekend with a bang, advancing 90.18 points to 15,625.73. The S&P/TSX Global Gold Index edged up nearly 4 points to 202.10, helped by a US$6.40-per-oz. jump in the spot price of...
Sep 2, 2014 6:01PM
Almaden Minerals (TSX: AMM; NYSE-MKT: AAU) has recently found new volcanic hosted mineralization beside its Ixtaca gold–silver deposit on its 100%-owned Tuligtic project in Puebla state, adding to the prospecting success it has had over...
Sep 2, 2014 1:15PM
As North Americans headed into the Labor Day holiday weekend, the benchmark S&P 500 index ended the week on a high note, finishing at above the 2,000-mark for the third time during the Aug. 25-29 trading week. The S&P 500 index advanced...
Sep 2, 2014 11:55AM
Santacruz Silver Mining (TSXV: SCZ; OTCQX: SZSMF) is eyeing production growth in Mexico with a ramp up at its Rosario silver-gold-zinc-lead mine.
Aug 29, 2014 5:30PM
VANCOUVER — It's been a tough year for Mexico-focused producer Impact Silver (TSXV: IPT; US-OTC: ISVLF) as falling precious metal prices and declining mill grades have led to net losses totaling US$2.3 million over the past two...
Aug 29, 2014 3:44PM
Fortuna Silver Mines (TSX: FVI; NYSE: FSM) expects its San Jose mine in Mexico will produce about 4 million ounces of silver and 30,400 ounces of gold this year, up from the 2.5 million oz. silver and 19,031 oz. gold it churned out in 2013.
Aug 29, 2014 2:56PM
When Torex Gold Resources’ (TSX: TXG) El Limon-Guajes open-pit gold mine in Mexico’s Guerrero gold belt ramps up to full production in 2017, the company expects it will be among the largest and lowest-cost gold mines in the world.
Aug 28, 2014 5:35PM
Yet another infrastructure plan is in the works for Ontario’s remote Ring of Fire region, this one for an infrastructure corridor consisting of a railway, power, and a seasonal sea port in James Bay.
Aug 28, 2014 2:32PM
After founding First Quantum Minerals (TSX: FM; LSE: FQM) in 1992 and putting together the early team that was responsible for the company’s first acquisitions in Africa, Keith Neumeyer felt it was time to move on.
Aug 27, 2014 5:18PM