Gold and Silver

Mining News Pro - The New Mexico Environment Department announced via Twitter that it received word from the Environmental Protection Agency stating that the Gold King Mine wastewater treatment facility is back up and running following a failure reported on March 14, 2019, due to a loss of power.

Mining News Pro - Continental Gold’s shares surged over 11% on Friday, the same day the Toronto- based miner announced that it obtained a $175 million financing package backed by Newmont and Triple Flag Mining Finance.

Mining News Pro - After four straight months of inflows, holdings in global gold-backed ETFs and similar products fell in February by 33 tonnes to 2,479t, equivalent to $1.3 billion in outflows, and gold trading volumes decreased 5% below the 2018 averages to $104 billion per day, according to data from the World Gold Council (WGC).

Mining News Pro - Canada’s Goldcorp said workers at its Cerro Negro mine in Argentina have returned to work, after an illegal strike at the gold producing operation, the company’s biggest in the South American country.

Mining News Pro - The joint venture (JV) that Barrick is creating with Newmont in Nevada is a catalyst for further shareholder value, CEO Mark Bristow said on Thursday, highlighting to investors on a roadshow that the Nevada complex would be in a “league of its own”.

Mining News Pro - Australia’s largest gold producer, Newcrest Mining, continued its deal-making spree Tuesday by setting a joint venture with Greatland Gold, which will focus on advancing the explorer’s Havieron project in Western Australia`s Paterson region.

Mining News Pro - Canada’s Goldcorp said an illegal strike at its Cerro Negro mine in Argentina has forced it to halt operations at the site, the company’s biggest gold producing asset in the South American country.

Mining News Pro - Vancouver’s Goldcorp, Toronto’s Yamana Gold and Glencore International of Switzerland have struck a deal to develop and operate the Agua Rica copper project using the infrastructure of Minera Alumbrera in the Catamarca province. The partners expect to realize “significant” synergies.

Mining News Pro - It’s amazing what just talking it out can achieve. After a parade of insults, suspect numbers and pitch decks, Barrick Gold Corp. and Newmont Mining Corp. have agreed to a deal. It isn’t the deal Barrick originally pushed for; namely, a hostile full takeover of its rival. Instead, they will holster their Excel models and form a partnership in the one asset anyone really cares about: their Nevada mining operations.

Mining News Pro - Graphene and gold are now being used in ultrasensitive biosensors to detect diseases at the molecular level with near perfect efficiency.

Mining News Pro - Cornerstone Capital Resources has rejected dual-listed SolGold’s unsolicited proposal to acquire the company, arguing that it undervalues its business, and also called into question the timing of the proposed bid in the lead-up to the release of the preliminary economic assessment (PEA) of the Cascabel project, in Ecuador.

Mining News Pro - OceanaGold Corp. has grown the indicated resource for its Martha underground project at its Waihi gold mine in New Zealand by 136% and inferred resources by 97%.

Mining News Pro - After weeks of carping at each other, representatives of Barrick Gold Corp. and Newmont Mining Corp. met on Tuesday. Just what happened remains unclear.

Mining News Pro - Kootenay Silver’s (TSXV: KTN) stock jumped over 4% after the Canadian junior explorer announced that its non-brokered private placement financing, originally for C$2.5 million, closed Wednesday for over C$7 million.

Mining News Pro - Condor Gold has started the permitting process for two high-grade satellite feeder pits that could increase production at its La India gold project in Nicaragua by 50% to 120,000 ounces a year.

Mining News Pro - South Africa`s AngloGold Ashanti is selling its stake in Northern Colombia Holdings to Royal Road Minerals (TSX-V:RYR) as it looks to focus on its other local exploration projects, which have longer shelf life and the ability to deliver higher returns.

Mining News Pro - Apparently, the answer to the question in the headline has been widely explored by scientists.

Mining News Pro - Westgold Resources will not go ahead with its planned purchase of Doray Minerals’ Andy Well and Gnaweeda gold projects in Western Australia.

Mining News Pro - There are short- and long-term reasons why Barrick Gold Corp.’s latest approach to Newmont Mining Corp. has fallen on deaf ears.

Mining News Pro - Mining three satellite deposits that outcrop within one to three kilometres of the Madsen mill at its Madsen project in Red Lake, Ontario, would add roughly $51 million in after-tax net present value to the Madsen project, Pure Gold Mining reports.

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