Canadian Mining Journal

Kinross Gold Corp

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    GOLD: The top 10 gold producers in the world

    July 8, 2019 by Frik Els, editor

    VANCOUVER – Global gold production hit another record just shy of 109 million oz. in 2018, up more than 23 million oz. since the start of the decade. The ranks of the top producing companies stayed remarkably stable, but last

  • GOLD: Rockcliff drills historic Manitoba mine

    October 30, 2018 by

    Rockcliff Metals (TSX.V: RCLF) announced that it is about to kick off a first phase drill program on its high-grade Laguna Gold property located in Snow Lake, Manitoba. The Laguna Gold Property hosts the past producing Rex-Laguna Mine that was

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    GOLD: Kinross goes forward with $1B Tasiast, Round Mountain expansions

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Kinross Gold is proceeding with not one, but two major expansions. One is the $590-million (all U.S. dollars) expansion phase two of the Tasiast mill in Mauritania, and the other is the $445-million phase W mining expansion at

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    Nighthawk CEO: Kinross investment points to Colomac’s potential

    January 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nighthawk Gold’s (TSXV: NHK; US-OTC: MIMZF) Colomac deposit was previously mined by Royal Oak Mines and produced just over 500,000 oz of gold from a shallow open pit operation. The deposit is situated on Nighthawk’s 100%-owned Indin Lake gold property

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    GOLD: Kinross announces suspension at Maricunga mine

    August 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Toronto-based Kinross Gold announced last week that it will suspend the Maricunga gold mine in the Atacama region in the fourth quarter of the year. News of the suspension comes after a court determined that sanction issued in

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    GOLD: Kinross plans growth at Bald Mountain, Round Mountain

    June 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Toronto-based Kinross Gold Corp. is taking a good look at the potential to expand production from its two gold mines – Bald Mountain and Round Mountain – in this state. At Bald Mountain, the company believes it can

  • LABOUR: Kinross announces end of strike at Tasiast Mine

    June 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kinross Gold Corporation has announced that the strike by unionized employees at its Tasiast mine in Mauritanian (that began on May 24, 2016) has ended. Striking employees began returning to work on June 11, 2016 and negotiations with the staff

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    GOLD: Q1 revenue up, costs down for Kinross

    May 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – It is a close comparison, but Kinross Gold reported higher revenue and lower all-in sustaining costs for the first quarter compared to Q1 2015. Revenue was US$782.6 million in 2016, compared to US$781.4 million in 2015. AISC were

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    GOLD: Top 10 producing countries, companies

    March 30, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WASHINGTON, DC – According to figures gleaned from the US Geological Survey’s Mineral Commodities Summary, China remains the largest gold producing country in the world. Production there is estimated to reach 490 tonnes in 2015, followed by Australia with 300

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    GOLD: Kinross to move forward with Tasiast expansion

    March 30, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MAURITANIA – Toronto’s Kinross Gold is making plans to proceed with phase one of expansion at the Tasiast gold project. Mill capacity will be increased to 12,000 t/d from 8,000 t/d, a move that will not only boost output but

  • GOLD: Kinross to fight water ban at Maricunga

    March 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE – Chile’s environmental regulator (SMA) is going to court to stop the use of water wells at the Maricunga gold mine in Region III. The mine is owned by Kinross Gold Corp. of Toronto and operated by a subsidiary

  • GOLD: Kinross bough deal oversubscribed, tops $285M

    March 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Kinross Gold Corp. says the US$250-million bought deal offering it announced three weeks ago is oversubscribed. The underwriters have exercised their over-allotment option to purchase an additional 12.5 million common shares and raise and extra US$37.5 million. That