Chinese consortium buys Las Bambas 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
A Chinese consortium led by MMG, an arm of state-owned China Minmetals Group, is buying Glencore Xstrata’s (LSE: GLEN) enormous Las Bambas copper project in Peru for US$5.85 billion in cash.

Agnico Eagle joins Yamana in battle for Osisko  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
The fight for Osisko Mining (TSX: OSK; US-OTC: OSKFF) has heated up, with Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM) entering the ring with Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) to launch a joint friendly takeover bid to beat Goldcorp’s...

Eldorado's Certej could be 'platform' into Eastern Europe  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
VANCOUVER — On April 7 producer Eldorado Gold (TSX: ELD; NYSE: EGO) unveiled an updated prefeasibility study (PFS) on its 80%-owned Certej gold–silver project in the Apuseni Mountains in western Romania. And though Eldorado...

Copper Mountain up 11% on record Q1 production  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
Vancouver-based Copper Mountain Mining (TSX: CUM) saw its shares climb after revealing record first-quarter copper production at its 75%-held Copper Mountain mine near Princeton, B.C.

Endeavour Silver finds new high-grade zone at El Cubo

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-15
VANCOUVER – Endeavour Silver (TSX: EDR) has done it again.

Argonaut dips despite good Q1 production

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-15
Toronto-based Argonaut Gold (TSX: AR) reported slightly higher first-quarter production from its two gold-silver mines in northern Mexico, but that wasn’t enough to pick up the junior’s recently declining stock, which has slipped...

Impressive production from Hochschild

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-15
Hochschild Mining (LON: HOC) is dealing with weaker commodity prices the old fashion way: offset lower sales prices with more production.

Zazu Metals believes it has timing on its side

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-15
Earlier this month, CRU zinc analyst Helen O'Cleary forecast that enormous deficits of the metal will start to emerge in 2017 and 2018.

Timmins Gold hits the right notes at San Francisco

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-09
VANCOUVER — Mexico-focused producer Timmins Gold (TSX: TMM; NYSE-MKT: TGD) is riding positive momentum to start 2014 as the company continues to exceed analyst expectations and set production records at its San Francisco gold-silver...

Primero aims to turn around Black Fox  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-09
Primero Mining (TSX: P; NYSE: PPP) is adopting the turnaround strategy it used at its San Dimas underground gold–silver mine in Mexico to its recently acquired Black Fox gold mine near Timmins, Ont., where it aims for another success...