Canadian Mining Journal

Barrick Gold Corporation

  • 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

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    GOLD: Reunion Gold completes resource estimate on Nivre

    March 14, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    FRENCH GUIANA – A drill program last year to validate historic resources at Reunion Gold ’s Nivre deposit in French Guiana has resulted in a 43-101 resource that is similar to its counterpart reported in 1998. The Nivre deposit contains 18.9 million

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    EDITORIAL: Barrick, Newmont settle on Nevada JV

    March 11, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    Much has been speculated about mergers among gold producers since Barrick Gold announced the takeover of Randgold Resources last September. The $6-billion Barrick-Randgold deal came together without a  hitch and was finalized on Jan. 2, 2019, making Barrick once again

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    Gold Standard Ventures’ Railroad project ‘attractive potential target,’ Macquarie says

    March 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    With Barrick Gold’s (TSX: ABX; NYSE: GOLD) hostile takeover bid for Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) and the scrutiny of both companies’ assets in Nevada, Gold Standard Ventures‘ (TSXV: GSV) Railroad project in the state is “increasingly an attractive potential target,” mining analysts

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    EXPLORATION: The Americas, West Africa and Australasia remain popular

    March 5, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While gold miners have been making substantial profits in recent quarters thanks to rising gold prices and better operational and financial discipline, they continue to seek new ounces via the drill bit to fill their production pipeline. Below is look

  • GOLD: Barrick proposes all-share buyout of Newmont

    February 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – A subject of speculation last week, the takeover of Newmont Mining by Barrick Gold is now out in the open. That would make Barrick the world’s largest gold producer by far. Barrick is offering an at market exchange

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    MINING PEOPLE: PDAC, Barrick, NV Gold, SAMSSA, and SNC-Lavalin

    December 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto’s Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada has named Lisa McDonald as its new executive director. She has played a vital role with the association staff for more than 20 years, previously serving and COO for 10 years. McDonald is

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    GOLD: South Arturo JV to expand production in late 2019

    December 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont., has provided an update on development at the South Arturo joint venture in the Carlin Trend. Construction of the Phase One open pit and the El Nino underground mine are progressing

  • COMMENT: Acacia takeover by merged Barrick an option

    November 7, 2018 by Marilyn Scales

    UNITED KINGDOM – The buyout of Acacia Mining’s minority shareholders by the new, larger Barrick Gold is one option, said Mark Bristow, CEO of Randgold Resources. Toronto-based Barrick, which owns about 64% of Acacia, and Randgold are merging in a

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    GOLD: Barrick, Newmont said to be in talks to merge Nevada operations

    November 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Canada’s Barrick Gold, which last month announced it was buying Randgold Resources in a $6.1-billion deal, is said to have resumed talks with rival Newmont Mining aimed at merging their gold operations in Nevada. “They have been trying to negotiate

  • MERGER: Glass Lewis likes Barrick-Randgold combo

    October 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – A second independent proxy advisory firm, Glass Lewis, has recommended that shareholders of Barrick Gold and Randgold Resources for the proposed merger of the two companies. The recommendation from Glass Lewis comes in addition to an earlier report

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    GOLD: Barrick reports better preliminary Q3 results

    October 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Barrick Gold sold 1.2 million oz. of gold and 114 million lb. of copper during Q3 2018. The preliminary figures also put third quarter production at 1.15 million oz. of gold and 106 million lb. of copper. The