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Barrick Gold Corporation


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    GOLD: Barrick to divest stake in Kalgoorlie mine

    November 18, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Barrick Gold has agreed to sell its 50% interest in Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM) in Western Australia to Saracen Mineral Holdings for US$750 million in cash. KCGM owns and operates the Kalgoorlie mine, also known as the Super Pit, about

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    GOLD: Barrick’s new strategy for Hemlo

    November 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Barrick Gold of Toronto has announced plans to modernize and refocus its efforts at the Hemlo gold mine 350 km east of Thunder Bay. The goal is to upgrade the operation to a Barrick Tier 2 asset and

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    GOLD: Premier and Nevada Gold Mines begin commercial production at El Nino

    October 28, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NEVADA – Commercial production at the El Nino gold mine in the Carlin Trend started ahead of schedule and on budget, Premier Gold Mines reports. Premier owns 40% of the underground mine and Nevada Gold Mines owns the remainder. Nevada Gold Mines

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    GOLD: Barrick, Tanzania settle differences, launch Twiga

    October 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TANZANIA – The government of Tanzania and Canada’s Barrick Gold Corp. say they have settled all the disputes between the state and the former Acacia mines. Barrick will pay US$300 million to settle outstanding tax and other disputes. In return,

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    GOLD: Premier pours first gold bar from El Nino mine

    September 30, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – Premier Gold Mines announced that it has started processing ore from the El Niño mine located at the company’s 40%-owned South Arturo property in Nevada. South Arturo is in the Carlin Trend, approximately 40 km northwest of the

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    GOLD: Barrick announces new find near Fourmile project

    September 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold has announced from Denver a new gold discovery about 2 km from the highest grade intercept at its Fourmile project near the Goldrush development project, part of the combined operations with Newmont Goldcorp. The new orebody

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    GOLD: Asset sales continue at Barrick Gold

    August 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – In discussing its second quarter results, Barrick Gold slipped in two very interesting bits of information. First, president and CEO Mark Bristow said the company is seeking a buyer for the 50% of the Kalgoorlie gold mine –

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    GOLD: Barrick has strong Q2, sees annual production at top of guidance

    August 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Barrick Gold dropped its Q2 numbers on Aug. 12 with gains in revenue, net earnings, as well as production of both gold and copper. Even all-in sustaining costs, which at $869 per oz. of gold, were up 5%

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    GOLD: Barrick outlines plans for growth projects in Latin America

    July 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Toronto-based Barrick Gold says it remains committed to Latin American, outlining its plans for the next generation of new mine projects. President and CEO Mark Bristow addressed local community leaders and media in the town of San Juan.

  • COPPER-GOLD: Court awards $5.8B to Barrick, Antofagasta JV for Reko Diq

    July 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PAKISTAN – The World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) has awarded US$5.84 billion in damages to Tethyan Copper Co. following what was deemed an unlawful denial of a mining lease for the Reko Diq copper project.

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    GOLD: The top 10 gold producers in the world

    July 8, 2019 by Frik Els, editor MINING.com

    VANCOUVER – Global gold production hit another record just shy of 109 million oz. in 2018, up more than 23 million oz. since the start of the decade. The ranks of the top producing companies stayed remarkably stable, but last

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    GOLD: Barrick, Newmont launch Nevada Gold Mines

    July 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold Corp. of Toronto and Newmont Goldcorp Corp. of Denver launched their new partnership on July 1, 2019, in this state. The  joint venture (61.5% Barrick and 38.5% Newmont) will operate as Nevada Gold Mines LLC. The