Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A.

Newmont suspends construction of Conga

Newmont Mining (NMC-T, NEM-N) has indefinitely halted construction activities in agreement with the government of Peru at its 51.35%-owned Conga gold-copper project in the northern region of Cajamarca following weeks of protests over the…


Nothing to cheer in U.S. markets, Nov. 21-25

As Venezuelans wildly celebrated the return of the first gold bars from the vaults of Western banks, there was less to cheer about in the U.S. when Americans returned to work after their Thanksgiving holiday. The abbreviated Nov. 21-25 trading…






Earthquake claims 540 in Peru

As rescuers continue to recover bodies from the rubble after a devastating earthquake struck Peru in mid-August, Pan American Silver (PAA-T, PAAS-Q) temporarily suspended its underground operations un…



PAUL HARRISThe concentrator (background) at the Cerro Lindo zinc-copper mine in Peru, which opened recently.

Peruvian president seeks mining growth

Lima, Peru — As he opened the Cerro Lindo zinc-copper operation of Compania Minero Milpo at the end of July, Peru’s President Alan Garcia threw down the gauntlet, challenging the South American count…





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