B2Gold starts mine constructionat Fekola in Mali  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-06-17
B2Gold (TSX: BTO; NYSE-MKT: BTG) has kicked off construction at the Fekola open-pit gold mine in southwestern Mali, after releasing an optimized feasibility study and closing a previously announced US$350-million revolving credit facility.

Turquoise Hill on the rise after clearing hurdles 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-06-10
VANCOUVER — Copper-gold producer Turquoise Hill Resources (TSX: TRQ; NYSE: TRQ) has been on a strong run over the past eight weeks after promising press releases for its large-scale Oyu Tolgoi mine, 550 km south of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

Monument tightens belts, focuses on gold in Malaysia 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-06-10
VANCOUVER — After delaying its Mengapur iron project in the Pahang state of Malaysia in February, Monument Mining (TSXV: MMY) is bracing for the long downturn by improving its gold production and slashing corporate costs.

China's CNNC eyes Canadian uranium projects 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-06-03
China is becoming more active on the uranium front, with a state-owned nuclear giant eyeing international uranium projects after acquiring a share in French nuclear firm Areva.

Eldorado improves economics at Certejin Romania 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-06-03
Eldorado Gold (TSX: ELD; NYSE: EGO) has released a feasibility study on its 80.5%-held Certej project in central Romania, showing modest returns that are in-line with analyst expectations.

EduMine's Simon Houlding wins Vale medal  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-06-03
Growing up in Zimbabwe after World War II, completing an engineering degree at the University of Witswatersrand in Johannesburg, and working at Jones & Wagener, a specialist firm of consulting engineers and scientists based in South Africa,...

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...

Suppliers news: Amec Foster Wheeler gets more work at Copler in Turkey 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-27
Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded the initial phase of an engineering, procurement and construction contract for the sulphide expansion project at Alacer Gold’s (TSX: ASR) 80%-owned Copler gold mine in eastern Turkey.

Diamond stocks stronger than ever: analyst Des Kilalea 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-01
Diamond stocks stronger than ever: analyst Des Kilalea

Wall Street gains, April 20-24 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-29
U.S. equities swung back into the positive territory. The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 1.4% to 18,080.14 points and the S&P 500 Index added 1.8% to 2,117.69. The Nasdaq rose 3.2% to 5,092.08. The gold price, however, fell US$15.30...