Canadian Mining Journal


Barrick Gold Corporation


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    INNOVATION: Barrick’s BattleBorn series brings together Nevada tech and mining

    February 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – Barrick Gold of Toronto has joined forces with Cisco, Switch and Unearthed to bring together Nevada miners and the innovation and tech community. Both sectors will have the opportunity to build skills, scale ventures, and get to

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    GOLD: Premier sets $83M development, exploration budget

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Premier Gold Mines has announced plans to spend up to $83 million (all U.S. dollars) for exploration and development of its eight properties in North America. Premier’s 2018 budget includes $38.8 million for direct exploration and

  • GOLD: Sanction terms revised on Barrick’s Pascua-Lama project

    January 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – On Jan. 17, 2017, Chile’s Superintendencia del Medio Ambiente (SMA) revised its sanction on Barrick Gold’s Pascua-Lama gold project that straddles the border of Chile and Argentina. The project is currently operating  under a temporary closure plan in

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    GOLD: Barrick, Premier strike deal for McCoy-Cove and Rye properties

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold of Toronto and Premier Gold of Thunder Bay, Ont., have entered into an exploration and development deal for two properties in this state. Barrick can earn a 60% interest in the McCoy-Cove property by spending US$22.5

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    AWARD: National safety nod goes to South Arturo gold mine

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – The South Arturo gold mine, 40 km north of Carlin, is the winner of the 2016 Sentinels of Safety Award for its operating practices as chosen by the National Mining Associations. The mine is a joint venture of

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    A Q3 financial review of Canada’s largest gold producers

    November 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — The Northern Miner presents a roundup of third-quarter results from Canada’s three largest gold producers by market capitalization: Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX); Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM); and Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG). The

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    GOLD: ATAC finds more high grade at un-optioned part of Rackla project

    October 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – ATAC Resources of Vancouver has intersected additional near surface, high grade oxide and sulphide mineralization at the Tiger gold deposit. The Tiger deposit is part of ATAC’s 100% owned Rau project, outside the area of the Rackla project

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    GOLD: Acacia, Tanzanian government reach 50:50 deal

    October 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TANZANIA – Acacia Mining of London, U.K. and the Tanzanian government have reached a deal whereby they will share the benefits from Acacia’s operations on a 50:50 basis going forward. Acacia is 63.9% owned by Toronto’s Barrick Gold. Acacia has

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    INFRASTRUCTURE: Fed, Yukon governments pledge $360M for roads

    September 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – The Canadian government will inject $247 million into the territory’s highway network through the Yukon Resources Gateway Project. The announcement was made in Whitehorse by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “Modern infrastructure is key to developing and properly managing

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    GOLD: Acacia cuts operations at Bulyanhulu

    September 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TANZANIA – The African subsidiary of Barrick Gold, Acacia Mining, is reducing its operations and workforce at the Bulyanhulu gold mine as the country’s government continues its ban on export of copper-gold concentrate. The decision will cut 1,200 employee and

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    GOLD: ATAC hits 67 metres of 3.4 g/t from Osiris at Rackla property

    August 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – ATAC Resources of Vancouver has the results from four recent diamond drill holes from the Conrad zone within the Osiris project at its Rackla Gold property 55 km northeast of Keno City. The Osiris project is wholly owned

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    Barrick’s Acacia, Tanzanian gov’t stay on collision course

    August 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The months-long showdown between Barrick Gold’s 63.9%-owned subsidiary Acacia Mining and the Tanzanian government heated up in the last days of July, with Acacia reporting that one of its senior international executives was prevented from leaving the country on July