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    GOLD: WGC rates Top 10 gold miners

    March 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – The World Gold Council has perused the numbers and determined that primary gold production his another record level in 2017. Output totaled roughly 105 million oz., up 17 million oz. from the previous year. Nearly 30% of

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    Goldstrike, Newmont tackle Plateau’s prolific gold showings

    May 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Goldstrike Resources (TSXV: GSR) is in for a busy year at its flagship Plateau gold property, 200 km east of Dawson City, central Yukon. The junior explorer and its new partner on the project, Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM), are launching into the

  • Newmont takes strategic stake in Continental Gold

    May 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In what will be Newmont Mining’s (NYSE: NEM) first investment in Colombia, the gold and copper producer is plunking down US$109 million for a 19.9% stake in Continental Gold (TSX: CNL) to get a piece of the junior’s high grade, fully permitted,

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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: Kalgoorlie talks between Barrick, Chinese break down

    April 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Talks between Barrick Gold of Toronto and China’s Shandong Tyan about a 50% interest in the Kalgoorlie gold mine, known as the Super Pit, have broken down both sides say. The mine, located 700 km northeast of Perth,

  • GOLD: Barrick’s sale of Super Pit hits financing snag

    February 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WESTERN AUSTRALIA – Barrick Gold of Toronto plans to sell its 50% interest in the Kalgoorlie gold mine, including the Super Pit, appears to have hit a snag. Minjar Gold, a Chinese company willing to pay US$1.3 billion, is having

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    THE FUTURE: New Canadian research offers step change to global mining

    October 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Although supported by the world’s largest miners and with 10 years of success under its belt, the COSMO-Stochastic Mine Planning Laboratory of McGill University in this city is not a familiar name to most industry followers. The lab

  • Newmont exits Indonesia with US$1.3B asset sale

    July 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) indicated earlier this year that it was in talks to divest its Indonesian business unit to a consortium of local investors, and on June 30 it hammered out a US$1.3-billion deal with PT Amman Mineral Internasional

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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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    Newmont bulks up US presence via Colorado acquisition

    June 11, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — U.S.-based Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) has been on the lookout for low cost gold mines in favourable jurisdictions, and there likely isn’t a friendlier place for the company than its home state of Colorado. On…

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    Newmont green lights Long Canyon gold mine

    April 13, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — U.S.-based Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM) appears poised to open up a new gold district at its Long Canyon project along the eastern flank of the Pequop Mountains in northeastern Nevada. The Bureau of Land…