Canadian Mining Journal

Kinross Gold Corporation

  • News

    COMMENT: Top CSR companies ranked by Corporate Knights

    August 1, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Each year a Toronto-based organization called Corporate Knights, “The Company for Clean Capitalism,” ranks Canada’s most socially responsible corporations, and this year several miners are included.

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    40 of our finest

    August 1, 2013 by Marilyn Scales

    Last year, 2012, almost all commodity prices softened, and that fact is reflected in the fortunes of Canada’s Top 40 mining companies. Gross revenues, the number on which we base our ranking, grew little if at all.

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    Touchstone looks to score in Colombia

    June 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEDELLIN, COLOMBIA — Junior gold explorer Touchstone Gold (TCH-T) believes its high grade Segovia project in northwestern Colombia has the hallmarks to become one of the exciting mining stories out of the country, which recently…

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    GOLD: Tasiast expansion on horizon for Kinross

    April 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MAURITANIA – Kinross Gold Corp. of Toronto has a pre-feasibility study in hand for its Tasiast gold project, and the company is going forward with a full feasibility study for a 38,000 t/d mill at the project. A new mill will replace the…

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    COMMENT: Barrick tops list of sustainable Canadian miners

    December 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Corporate Knights, a specialized media and investment research company based in Toronto, has released its first Canadian mining sustainability ranking. The researchers measured the performance of 52 Canadian miners against 12 sustainability…

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    PERSPECTIVE: The good news from last week

    August 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    As August slides toward its end and summer evenings being to cool, along comes a week such as the last one wherein news from the mining sector seems to be front and centre everywhere. Barrick Gold has announced its intention to sell its 74%…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Goldcorp, Kinross, Royal Nickel, and Semafo

    August 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Vancouver-based Goldcorp has appointed a new COO, George Burns, who also takes up the mantle as executive VP. He is a veteran of the company’s management team. Burns replaces Steve Reid who is leaving the company.

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    Kinross names new CEO

    August 7, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Kinross Gold’s Tye Burt joins a growing list of fallen CEOs for companies struggling to keep investors satisfied in the current market condition, where cost escalations are causing project delays and internal reviews of assets.

  • Feature

    Forty of our Finest

    August 1, 2012 by Marilyn Scales

    Reports have been read. Numbers crunched. Comparisons made. Now our annual look at Canada’s Top 40 mining companies is ready.

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    Barrick unveils setbacks, cost hikes, output revisions

    July 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Barrick Gold packed its much anticipated second quarter financials with quite a few punches, causing analysts to cut their price targets.

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    GOLD MILLING: Barkerville to process Bonanza Ledge ore at QR mill

    July 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Barkerville Gold Mines of Vancouver has received permission to treat ore from its Bonanza Ledge property at the existing QR mill southeast of Quesnel. About 40 jobs will be created at the mill.

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    Time is ripe for miners to push cash out to shareholders

    June 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Investors are hardly in the mood for risk.