Canadian Mining Journal

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    SILVER: Pan American grows La Colorada skarn resource

    August 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – Silver producer Pan American Silver has updated the resource estimate for the La Colorada skarn deposit near its wholly owned La Colorada underground mine in Zacatecas state. Inferred resources now stand at 100.4 million tonnes, grading 44 g/t

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    SAFETY: Pretium reports fatality at Brucejack mine

    August 4, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – An incident took place last Friday at Pretium Resources’ Brucejack mine near Stewart, which resulted in the death of one worker, the company reported over the weekend. The isolated incident occurred during maintenance at a support facility on surface, Pretium

  • Equinox set to climb the ranks

    August 1, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    Equinox Gold joins the Top 40; eyes 1M oz of gold production

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    GOLD: Agnico Eagle reports solid Q2 results, hikes guidance

    July 30, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    TORONTO – Agnico Eagle Mines reported on Wednesday a near four-fold increase in quarterly profit, owing to a surge in gold prices and a reduction in exploration costs during the second quarter of 2020. For the three-month period ended June 30, the Canadian

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    GOLD: Harte reopens Sugar zone mine, plans August mill restart

    July 29, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Harte Gold’s Sugar Zone mine is now back up and running, following a temporary shutdown at the end of March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the company, longhole blasting and ore haulage rates underground are improving

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    GOLD: Golden Star sells Bogoso-Prestea to Future Global Resources

    July 27, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    GHANA – Golden Star Resources has announced it will sell its 90% stake in the Bogoso-Prestea gold mine in southwestern Ghana to Future Global Resources for US$55 million and contingent payments of up to another US$40 million. The mine is about 40

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    Top 10 US-based mining companies

    July 27, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    Mining in the United States has been ongoing for centuries and has played a role in the country’s development over the years. The Northern Miner presents its annual Top 10 listing of the largest U.S.-based mining companies, which are ranked by market capitalization,

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    Top 10 Canada-based companies with substantial US assets

    July 22, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    The U.S. is fertile ground for a variety of minerals, and Canadian companies are active throughout the country. The Northern Miner presents its top 10 list of the biggest Canada-based firms with substantial assets in the U.S., by market capitalization, as of

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    GOLD-SILVER: Premier terminates 40% of workers at Mercedes in Mexico

    July 22, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Premier Gold Mines announced that it is fully restarting operations at its Mercedes gold-silver mine in Mexico, but with a new strategy that requires letting go of a significant number of employees. In a press release, Premier explained that

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    GOLD: Alamos proceeds with Island Gold shaft expansion

    July 15, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Based on the strong economics of the Phase III Expansion study for the Island Gold mine in Ontario, which includes a new 1,373-metre shaft, Alamos Gold announced that it is proceeding with an expansion of the underground mine

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    DIAMONDS: Alrosa’s June sales drop 76%

    July 15, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    RUSSIA – Diamond producer Alrosa on Friday said its sales of rough and polished diamonds sales stood at US$31.3 million in June, down from US$222 million for the same period last year. Sales in May totalled US$40.1 million. Six months

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    GOLD: Victoria to produce 85,000 to 100,000 oz. of gold in H2 of 2020

    July 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – After declaring commercial production at the Eagle mine earlier this month, Victoria Gold has provided production guidance for the second half of this year – it expects to generate 85,000 oz. to 100,000 oz. of gold in the