Canadian Mining Journal

Barrick Gold Corporation

  • 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

    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

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    GOLD: Orvana completes study on Taguas in Argentina

    July 2, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ARGENTINA – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) of Orvana Minerals’ Taguas gold project, 25 km north of Barrick Gold’s Veladero mine in Argentina, envisions a conventional open pit, heap leach operation, which would produce for a decade. Orvana announced in May it

  • TNM Podcast: Barrick’s new direction featuring CEO Mark Bristow

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    This episode features an in-depth interview with the man of the hour in the gold mining industry: Mark Bristow, president and CEO of Barrick Gold since Jan. 1, 2019, when its merger with Bristow-led gold miner Randgold Resources took effect. This

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    GOLD: Barrick mulls $1B expansion at Pueblo Viejo

    May 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – Toronto’s Barrick Gold has given itself until 2020 to complete a feasibility study on increasing the output of the Pueblo Viejo gold mine by 50%. The study will address the expansion of the processing plant and tailings

  • BUYOUT: Barrick to buy out Acacia minority shareholders

    May 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Barrick Gold has indicated it is willing to buy out the minority shareholders of Acacia Mining if that is what it takes to resolve tax and environmental woes of Acacia in Tanzania. Barrick already holds 63.9% of Acacia’s

  • EDUCATION: YMP launches 10 more scholarships totalling $44K, including inaugural Northern Miner scholarship

    May 14, 2019 by Northern Miner staff

    Toronto — The Young Mining Professionals (YMP) is bumping up its YMP Scholarship Fund for the 2019-20 academic year for students in mining-related university programs in Canada. The YMP Scholarship Fund is a a registered charity that donates 100% of

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    Skeena envisions high-grade open pit at Eskay Creek

    May 8, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Eskay Creek in British Columbia’s Golden Triangle was at one time the world’s highest grade gold mine before Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: GOLD) finally shut it down in 2008 due to low gold prices. The underground mine produced 3.3 million oz.

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    GOLD: Barrick, Newmont Goldcorp’s JV clears all regulatory conditions

    April 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – The Nevada joint venture of Toronto’s Barrick Gold Corp. and Newmont Goldcorp Corp. of Denver has cleared all the regulatory conditions required for completion of the arrangement. Their joint operations will create the world’s largest gold producing complex.

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    GOLD: Barrick shares preliminary Q1 production results

    April 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Barrick Gold issued preliminary production results for Q1 2019, saying that it enjoyed solid performance across its portfolio. First quarter sales were 1.37 million oz. of gold and 103 million lb. of copper. Output was only up slightly

  • GOLD: Chilean Supreme Court bounces Barrick’s Pascua-Lama back to environmental court

    March 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – On March 14 the Supreme Court of Chile overturned the decision of the Antofagasta Environment Court that would force Barrick Gold to permanently cease work at the Pascua-Lama gold-silver project in the country. The Pascua-Lama property is high