Canadian Mining Journal


AngloGold Ashanti Limited


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    SILICON: AngloGold maintains 100% earn-in option on Silicon project

    May 30, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – AngloGold Ashanti paid Renaissance Gold $300,000 to maintain its 100% earn-in option on the Silicon project in this state. If Anglo completes the payments and exercises the purchase option, RenGold would retain a 1% net smelter return royalty

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    AngloGold terminates JV with Equinox

    August 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) has terminated the earn-in joint venture at Equinox Gold’s (TSXV: EQX; US-OTC: EQXGF) Aurizona gold mine project in northeastern Brazil. Equinox now has a 100% interest in the project. AngloGold spent US$9 million on exploration activities at Aurizona

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    MINING PEOPLE: AngloGold, Copper Mountain, and Suncor

    July 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kelvin Dushnisky will become the CEO and an executive director of AngloGold Ashanti in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Sept. 1, 2018. He is currently president of Toronto-based Barrick Gold. Vancouver-based Copper Mountain Mining Corp. has made two appointments recently. Lance

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    Barrick president Kelvin Dushnisky to join AngloGold Ashanti as CEO

    July 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX) president Kelvin Dushnisky is leaving the company at the end of August to join AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) as CEO. Dushnisky joined Barrick in 2002 and held a range of progressively senior positions at the company before

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    GOLD: WGC rates Top 10 gold miners

    March 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – The World Gold Council has perused the numbers and determined that primary gold production his another record level in 2017. Output totaled roughly 105 million oz., up 17 million oz. from the previous year. Nearly 30% of

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    THE FUTURE: New Canadian research offers step change to global mining

    October 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Although supported by the world’s largest miners and with 10 years of success under its belt, the COSMO-Stochastic Mine Planning Laboratory of McGill University in this city is not a familiar name to most industry followers. The lab

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    Newmont bulks up US presence via Colorado acquisition

    June 11, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — U.S.-based Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) has been on the lookout for low cost gold mines in favourable jurisdictions, and there likely isn’t a friendlier place for the company than its home state of Colorado. On…

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    AngloGold considers asset sales to strengthen balance sheet

    November 6, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Volatile gold markets have shifted the goal posts for miners, and South Africa’s AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) has responded by streamlining operations and getting a better grasp on its balance sheet. The company has…

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    Touchstone looks to score in Colombia

    June 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEDELLIN, COLOMBIA — Junior gold explorer Touchstone Gold (TCH-T) believes its high grade Segovia project in northwestern Colombia has the hallmarks to become one of the exciting mining stories out of the country, which recently…

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    IamGold’s Q3 profit misses the mark

    November 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    IamGold took a hit after posting a weak third quarter profit thanks to lower gold production and sales.

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    Barrick slides on management changes

    June 7, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Barrick Gold took a mild beating after it named a new chief executive in a move to bolster its share price, leaving some analysts wondering if turbulent waters lie ahead for the miner.

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    Kinross unloads stake in Crixas for US$220 million

    May 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Canada’s third-largest gold producer Kinross Gold has divested its 50% stake in the Crixas gold operation in central Brazil to South African partner AngloGold Ashanti in a cash deal worth US$220 million.