Canadian Mining Journal

McEwen Mining Inc

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: McEwen Mining, Riverside Resources, and Royal Nickel

    September 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The new COO of Toronto-based McEwen Mining is Xavier Ochoa, a seasoned executive with more than 25 years’ experience. Most recently he was general manager at Goldcorp’s Cerro Negro mine. Former COO William Faust is leaving the company on Sept.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Bellhaven Copper & Gold, Eastmain, Excellon, and McEwen Mining

    August 25, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bellhaven Copper & Gold of Vancouver has asked Milagros (Millie) Paredes to take over the role of COO in addition to her current duties as president of the company. At the same time, Dr. Paul Zweng has been named CEO

  • News

    McEwen picks up more ground in Mexico

    May 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    McEwen Mining (TSX: MUX; NYSE: MUX) is acquiring claims in Mexico about 10 km from the company’s El Gallo mine in Sinaloa state that it believes have the possibility of extending the life of the gold-silver mining operation, and chairman and

  • Feature

    Time for a mining rant

    April 1, 2016 by Rob McEwen*

    It’s time for a mining rant! Our most important audience, our shareowners, need to be given more respect. We, the management of the mining industry, have allowed the securities regulators, stock exchanges, lawyers, accountants and governments to confuse, abuse and

  • News

    New Argentine government a positive step, says Rob McEwen

    January 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    After more than a decade of leftist government, voters in Argentina elected Mauricio Macri, a wealthy businessman and Buenos Aires mayor, as their new president on Nov. 22, 2015. The centre-right politician has promised more pro-business and free market policies

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    MINING PEOPLE: Eco Oro, Erdene, McEwen Mining, Richmont, and Sulliden

    January 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Eco Oro Minerals of Vancouver has promoted Mark Moseley-Williams to the posts of president and CEO. He was previously the company’s COO. Prior to that he worked at Fortuna Silver, Coeur d’Alene Mines, Kinross and Eldorado Gold. David Mosher is

  • News

    GOLD: Thieves make off with 7,000 oz from El Gallo 1 mine

    April 8, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Thieves have made off with 900 kg of gold-bearing concentrate from the El Gallo 1 mine in Sinaloa, said owner McEwen Mining of Toronto. The concentrate contained about 7,000 oz of gold that at today’s price is worth upwards of…

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    GOLD: McEwen gets okay for El Gallo 2 expansion

    January 21, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – The Mexican government has granted environmental approval the El Gallo 2 project belonging to McEwen Mining of Toronto. The new mine in Sinaloa is expected to produce 95,000 oz AuEq per year (5.2 million oz of silver and 6,100 oz…

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    Mexico’s proposed tax creates uncertainty

    September 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    A proposed mining tax of 7.5% on companies in Mexico and as much as 8% on those extracting precious metals is creating uncertainty in the industry about investing in a country that until now has been thought of as one of the world’s most…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: China Minerals, McEwen Mining, Orex, San Gold, and Santa Fe Metals

    September 12, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Michael Guo has been named chief geologist for Vancouver-based China Minerals Mining Corp. He will oversee the company’s geological work in Canada.

  • News

    McEwen Mining posts record Q2; comments on Argentina

    August 13, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    With the exception of an after tax non-cash impairment charge of US$123.6 million related to the decline in metal prices and potential costs associated with a 1% tax on economically viable mineral reserves in Argentina’s Santa Cruz…

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    GOLD: McEwen drills new, high grade discovery at El Gallo

    April 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXCO – McEwen Mining of Toronto reports that it has made a new, high grade gold discovery near its El Gallo complex in Sinaloa. The company says the new Twin Domes has grades reminiscent of those mined between 1800 and 1950.