Canadian Mining Journal

Barrick Gold Corporation

  • 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

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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