Canadian Mining Journal


Kinross Gold Corporation


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    MINING PEOPLE: Dominion Diamond, Kinross, Luna Gold, Osisko, Premier Gold, and War Eagle

    August 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Dominion Diamond Corp of Yellowknife, NT, has added two new directors  to its board – Trudy Curran and Tim Dabson. Curran, until recently an executive of Canadian Oil Sands, will also be chair of the health, safety and environmental committee.

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    SECOND QUARTER: Losses still plague Canadian miners

    July 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    This is the season of quarterly reports (one of four times annually), but importantly the end of June marks the mid-point of 2016. From the results so far, this year is going to be an exceedingly difficult one in which

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    GOLD: Barrick sheds three mines in Nevada, gains $720M

    November 12, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Toronto’s Barrick Gold has unloaded three more “non-core” assets, two of which are its shares in the Bald Mountain and Round Mountain gold mines. Kinross Gold, also Toronto-based, has agreed to pay US$610 million for the three properties.

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    Kinross reveals new expansion plan at Tasiast

    November 12, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kinross Gold (TSX: K; NYSE:KGC) is working on a two-phased alternative expansion plan at its troublesome Tasiast gold mine in Mauritania to turn the asset into a profitable operation. This February the producer deferred a US$1.6-billion expansion to bring Tasiast up

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    COMMENT: Newmont interested in Barrick’s Australian assets

    September 24, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Rumours are flying about which Barrick Gold assets will next change hands. The mining world is watching as the company strives to cut its debt by US$3.0 billion in 2015. Thanks to the sale of several “non-core” assets, Barrick is…

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    GOLD: Copper sidelined as Barrick refocuses on gold

    September 21, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Barrick Gold will fold its copper division and refocus on gold production following the sale of half of its interest in the Zaldavar copper mine Chile and the write down at its Lumwana copper mine in Zambia.

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    COMMENT: One in 10 gold mines losing money

    July 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    That’s a headline guaranteed to make any gold bug sit up and take notice. What individuals think this means remains ripe for discussion.

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    GOLD: Maclean’s names Kinross top socially responsible mining company

    June 16, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Kinross Gold Corp. is the top mining company on Maclean’s new list of Top 50 most socially responsible companies in Canada. The list was determined by the magazine in partnership with Sustainalytics.

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    DONATION: Kinross supports medical aid to Mauritania and Ghana

    June 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Kinross Gold Corp. has entered an partnership with Project C.U.R.E. to deliver US$7 million in donated medial supplies to Mauritania and Ghana over the next three years.

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    GOLD: Kinross puts brakes on Tasiast expansion

    February 11, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MAURITANIA – Kinross Gold of Toronto has decided not to proceed with the expansion at its Tasiast gold mine in this African country. The project feasibility study, released in March 2014, proposed that the mill be expanded to 38,000 t/d…

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    GOLD: Fortress raises $230M for Fruta del Norte

    November 6, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ECUADOR – Fortress Minerals Corp. of Vancouver has raised $230 million through private placements with which to finance the purchase and development of the Fruta del Norte gold project. The placements have an overallotment of another $20…

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    GOLD: Kinross sells Fruta del Norte to Fortress

    October 22, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ECUADOR – Kinross Gold Corp. of Toronto has sold its Fruta del Norte gold project to Vancouver’s Fortress Minerals Corp., a member of the Lundin Group. The price is reported to be US$240 million in cash and equity.