Allied Nevada plans major Hycroft mine expansion

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-23
VANCOUVER – With a prefeasibility study outlining how to dramatically increase gold and silver production from the Hycroft mine in Nevada, Allied Nevada Gold (TSX: ANV) now just needs the money to make it happen.

Timmins Gold hits the right notes at San Francisco  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-23
VANCOUVER — Mexico-focused producer Timmins Gold (TSX: TMM; NYSE-MKT: TGD) is riding positive momentum to start 2014 as the company exceeds analyst expectations and sets production records at its San  Francisco gold–silver...

Endeavour Silver mines new high-grade zone at El Cubo 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-23
VANCOUVER — Endeavour Silver (TSX: EDR; NYSE: EXK) has done it again.

Zazu, Teck ready Lik in Alaska for coming zinc boom 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-23
In April, CRU analyst Helen O’Cleary forecast that enormous deficits of zinc will emerge in 2017 and 2018.

Argonaut dips despite good Q1 production results  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-23
Toronto-based Argonaut Gold (TSX: AR; US-OTC: ARNGF) 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,...

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.

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.