Canadian Mining Journal

Barrick Gold Corporation

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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

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    Q2 review of Canada’s largest gold producers

    August 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — The Northern Miner presents a round-up of second quarter results from Canada’s largest gold producers by market capitalization, namely: Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX);  Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM); and Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG). The review includes a summary of financial results,

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    GOLD: Barrick and Shandong complete Veladero joint venture

    July 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Barrick Gold of Toronto and Chinese partner Shandong Gold Mining have completed the formation of a 50:50 joint venture for the Veladero gold mine in the country’s San Juan province. Shandong paid US$960 million for its share of

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    GOLD-COPPER: Barrick, Goldcorp set up Cerro Casale JV

    June 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Toronto’s Barrick Gold and Vancouver’s Goldcorp have created a 50:50 joint venture that includes the Cerro Casale and Quebrada Seca gold-copper exploration projects in the Maricunga district. Kinross Gold of Toronto sold its 25% share in the properties

  • GOLD-COPPER: Tanzania bans concentrate exports

    May 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TANZANIA – In March the Tanzanian government banned the exports of gold and copper concentrates from that country, a move that was especially troublesome to Acacia Mining. Many  hoped the ban would be lifted, but last week the government charged

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    Yukon catches more majors’ eyes

    April 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Recent investments in the Yukon by Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX), Newmont Mining(NYSE: NEM) and Agnico Eagle Mines (NYSE: AEM; TSX: AEM) underscore the allure of Canada’s Far North – where prospective ground and a bulletproof jurisdiction are proving a winning combination. Barrick’s option

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    GOLD: Barrick announces $500M upgrades at Veladero

    April 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Barrick Gold said it will be making US$500-million worth of upgrades at the Veladero gold project 320 km 320 km northwest of the city of San Juan. The announcement was made on April 25, 2017, by COO Richard