Kinross's scaled-down expansion plan at Tasiast 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-18
Kinross Gold (TSX: K; NYSE: KGC) is working on a two-phase, alternative expansion plan at its Tasiast gold mine in Mauritania to turn the asset into a profitable operation.

Timmins Gold to close San Francisco mine next year  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-18
Timmins Gold (TSX: TMM; NYSE-MKT: TGD) is now planning to suspend mining in mid-2016 at its only operating asset — the San Francisco heap-leach gold mine in Mexico’s Sonora state — moving up the date from 2022 in response to...

US stocks inch up, Oct. 30-Nov. 5  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-11
U.S. equities stayed in positive territory, as investors waited for the monthly jobs report and possible reasons for the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates in December. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 107.63 points, or 0.6%, to...

Barrick, Agnico Eagle rise to the occasion 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-04
A slew of mining companies have recently rolled out their third-quarter financials, including Toronto-based gold miners Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX) and Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM). Both firms published better than expected...

TSX edges lower, Oct. 23-29 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-04
The S&P/TSX Composite Index finished in negative territory, losing 0.6% to end at 13,791.88 points. The S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals & Mining Index dropped 10.6% to 411.68. The S&P/TSX Global Gold Index retreated 1.8% to...

US equities rise, Oct.19-22 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-10-28
U.S. stocks climbed on the back of strong housing figures for September; better-than-expected earnings from major companies like eBay, Microsoft and Amazon; and signs that the European Central Bank would consider more stimulus measures to boost...

TSX dips, Oct. 9-15 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-10-21
The S&P/TSX Composite Index fell 1% during the Thanksgiving holiday-shortened period to finish Oct. 15 at 13,828.97. The S&P/TSX Capped Metals & Mining Index tumbled 3.7% to 469.58, while the S&P/TSX Global Gold Index jumped...

Site Visit: Cupric's 'paradigm changer' in the Kalahari 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-10-21
MAUN, BOTSWANA — When an all-star mining team with an ample exploration budget arrives in a supportive, mineral-rich jurisdiction, exciting transformations are bound to happen. Cupric Canyon Capital’s Khoemacau copper-silver...

Silver Institute: Coin demand forces five major mints to restrict supply  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-10-21
The following is an edited summary report from the Washington D.C.-based Silver Institute. For more information please visit

US stocks rise, Oct. 2-8 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-10-14
U.S. equities advanced, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbing 4.8% to 17,050.75. The S&P 500 Index advanced 4.7% to 2,103.43 for its highest level in seven weeks. The Nasdaq Composite jumped 4% to 4,810.79. The spot price for gold...