South America

Two drill rigs at the Ayawilca zinc property 300 km east of Lima, Peru. Credit: Tinka Resources.

Tinka surges on zinc discovery in Peru

VANCOUVER — Explorer Tinka Resources (TSXV: TK) is riding revitalized zinc markets following a high-grade discovery at its Ayawilca property 300 km east of Lima, Peru….

Exeter's Caspiche gold-copper project in Chile's Maricunga gold belt. Source: Exeter Resource

Goldcorp joins forces with Barrick in Chile

Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) is teaming up with Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX) to develop gold-copper deposits in northern Chile’s Atacama region, similar to what it…