Canadian Mining Journal


Yamana Gold Inc


  • News

    GOLD: Decision nears for Yamana’s Cerro Moro

    December 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ARGENTINA – Reports out of South America, courtesy of LatinoMineria, indicate that Toronto-based Yamana Gold is ready to start construction at the Cerro Moro gold and silver project early next year. The project is on the outskirts of…

  • News

    COMMENT: Top CSR companies ranked by Corporate Knights

    August 1, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    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.

  • Feature

    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.

  • News

    Touchstone looks to score in Colombia

    June 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    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…

  • News

    Yamana beefs up Cerro Moro

    February 14, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Yamana Gold is getting a firmer handle on its recently acquired Cerro Moro gold project in Argentina.

  • 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.

  • News

    Yamana pounces on Extorre with US$404 million bid

    June 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — Following a tumultuous four months that saw share prices plummet and development options narrow, Vancouver-based explorer Extorre Gold Mines found a solution to its problem in the form of Toronto-based producer Yamana Gold,…

  • Feature

    Barrick Leads Top 40 List

    August 1, 2011 by Marilyn Scales

    The numbers have been crunched, the results tabulated, and CMJ is proud to announce this year’s top Canadian mining company is the world’s biggest gold producer, Barrick Gold. Thanks in part to the historic high price of gold, the company had…

  • News

    GOLD DEVELOPMENT: Construction begins at Yamana’s Ernesto/Pau-a-Pique project

    January 27, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRAZIL — Toronto’s Yamana Gold has announced it will proceed with construction at its Ernesto/Pau-a-Piqu…

  • News

    CANADIAN MINING PERSPECTIVE: Sixteen Canadians among world’s 100 largest mining companies

    January 17, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The list of the world’s 100 largest mining companies, judged by market value, begins with BHP Billiton and end…

  • News

    CANADIAN PERSPECTIVE: Regaining profitability

    October 28, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The past year has been one of financial uncertainty, and that is putting it mildly. Both corporations and indi…

  • News

    GOLD MINING: Yamana’s Gualcamayo mine reaches commercial production

    October 11, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ARGENTINA — Toronto-based Yamana Gold celebrated the first quarter of commercial production from the Gua…