Canadian Mining Journal

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    Barrick denies alleged links to PNG political unrest

    November 18, 2020 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: GOLD) will take civil and criminal action against those responsible for spreading “irresponsible and false statements” on social media, which tried linking chief executive Mark Bristow’s recent visit to Papua New Guinea (PNG) to attempts

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    Blue Thunder reports high gold grades from Quebec channel sampling

    November 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Blue Thunder Mining has released surface channel sampling results and initial diamond drillhole assays from its 510-sq.-km Muus gold property near Chibougamau in Quebec. The latest results, from the Fancamp block, include high-grade intervals from trenching. Channel chip sample highlights include

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    Commentary: What previous pandemics tell us about gold

    March 25, 2020 by Kurt Breede

    In early January 2020, gold prices were steadily escalating on the heels of strong investor confidence fueled by some of the largest mining M&A transactions in recent history, including Newmont’s merger with Goldcorp (US$10 billion), and Kirkland Lake Gold’s acquisition