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Coronavirus hits Peru’s mining sector

Mining companies operating in Peru are being forced to keep operations suspended and halt new ones as confirmed coronavirus cases in the country jumped past…



Hochschild Mining withdraws dividend

Hochschild Mining (LSE: HOC) has become the third major mining company to suspend its dividend due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Peru-focused gold mining company’s…



Underground mining at Hecla's Lucky Friday operation in Idaho. Credit: Hecla Mining.

Top-10 silver companies by market cap

The Northern Miner presents the top-10, silver-focused companies by market capitalization. 1. Fresnillo Market cap: $8 billion With 61.8 million oz. silver production in 2018,…


Project geologist Oscar Pederson surveying a control point for drone flights, which will collect high-resolution images and an elevation model, ahead of the next drill program at Mirasol Resources’ Nico gold-silver project in Argentina. Credit: Mirasol Resources.

Mirasol explores in Argentina, Chile

Mirasol Resources (TSXV: MRZ; US-OTC: MRZLF) is about to do something it doesn’t do often: drill one of its own projects. The Argentina- and Chile-focused…







San Jose yields more high grades

VANCOUVER — Partners McEwen Mining (TSX: MUX; NYSE: MUX) and Hochschild Mining (LSE: HOC; US-OTC: HCHDF) more than replaced the mined-out reserves at their San Jose mine in Argentina in 2013, despite the operation producing 33% more gold…