Lundin hits snags at Candelaria in Chile

Source: Daily News | 2015-05-29
Less than a year after Lundin Mining Corp. (TSX: LUN) acquired an 80% stake in Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold’s (NYSE: FCX) Candelaria copper mine in Chile in a deal worth $1.8 billion, environmental regulators in the South...

Eldorado improves economics at Certej in Romania

Source: Daily News | 2015-05-29
Eldorado Gold (TSX: ELD; NYSE: EGO) recently released a feasibility study on its 80.5%-held Certej project in central Romania, showing modest returns that are in-line with analyst expectations.

Sabina focuses on optionality at Back River  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-27
A feasibility study for Sabina Gold & Silver’s (TSX: SBB; US-OTC: SGSVF) Back River gold project in Nunavut shows the project could be a large, low-cost producer that could be scaled down in order to lower capital requirements.

Red Chris delay sends Imperial back to the market 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-27
In danger of breaking a loan covenant because of a slow ramp-up at its Red Chris copper-gold mine in northwestern B.C., Imperial Metals (TSX: III; US-OTC: IPMLF) is turning once again to its largest shareholders for financial help.

China's Zijin Mining buys into Barrick, Ivanhoe assets  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-27
Just a week after Vale (NYSE: VALE) unveiled a memorandum of understanding with one of China’s largest commercial banks for financing arrangements worth up to US$4 billion, Zijin Mining Group of southern Fujian province has agreed to...

Franco-Nevada sees opportunities amidst oil and gas slump 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-27
VANCOUVER — Royalty and streaming outfit Franco-Nevada (TSX: FNV; NYSE: FNV) is a money-maker, and it has seen big success through gold and platinum group metal investments.

U.S. stocks end mixed, May 18-22 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-27
Wall Street closed mixed ahead of the Memorial Day holiday, as the Federal Reserve said it would likely raise interest rates this year, if the economy continued to improve. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 0.2% to 18,232.02, while the...

Midway runs into trouble at Pan mine 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-27
Midway Gold (TSX: MDW; NYSE-MKT: MDW) has hit a rough patch, less than two months after it initiated production at its Pan gold heap-leach mine in Nevada.

Kidnappings highlight miners' security risks 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-27
In the first four months of this year alone, kidnapping incidents have touched Torex Gold Resources (TSX: TGX; US-OTC: TORXF) and Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) in Mexico’s Guerrero state, and Pan African Minerals’ Tambao manganese...

Turquoise Hill on the rise after clearing Oyu Tolgoi hurdles

Source: Daily News | 2015-05-26
VANCOUVER — Copper-gold producer Turquoise Hill Resources (TSX: TRQ; NYSE: TRQ) has been on a strong run over the past eight weeks, following a series of promising press releases surrounding its large-scale Oyu Tolgoi operation 550...