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    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

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    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…

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    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.

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    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.

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    McEwen grows Los Azules copper count

    February 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – With 10 drill holes McEwen Mining has boosted the copper resource at its Los Azules project in Argentina by 20% compared to the last estimate just eight months ago, and the huge deposit remains open in every direction.

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    GOLD MINING: El Gallo pours first gold for McEwen Mining

    September 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – McEwen Mining of Toronto has made the initial gold pour at the first phase of the El Gallo project in Sinaloa State. Commercial production rates should be reached by the end of 2012. The production target for the remainder of…

  • McEwen doubles resource at Los Azules

    July 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Indicated resources have more than doubled to 4.6 billion pounds of lb at McEwen Mining’s Los Azules project in Argentina, while inferred resources have jumped 4% to 10.8 billion lb of copper.

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    McEwen comments on uncertainty in Argentina

    May 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The following article is reprinted with permission from CMJ’s sister publication The Northern Miner.