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Mining News Pro - Canadian miner Kinross Gold is selling its remaining 20.7 million shares in Lundin Gold, equivalent to a 9.2% stake, to the other two major investors in the Ecuador-focused company, in a deal valued at roughly C$150 million ($114m).

Mining News Pro - Canadian junior Aurania Resources said on Wednesday it had found vestiges of an old road at the very centre of its flagship asset, The Lost Cities – Cutucu project, which it believes provides solid field evidence of its project being at one of Ecuador’s lost gold mining centres.

Mining News Pro - Ecuador’s government plans to tighten rules regulating the construction and operation of mining waste dams to avoid disasters like one in Brazil in January when a dam owned by Vale SA collapsed, killing hundreds.

Mining News Pro - World’s largest miner BHP has increased its stake in Australian miner SolGold to 14.7% from 11.1%, which boosts its exposure to copper, one of the key metals for the world’s green initiatives.

Mining News Pro - BHP Group, the world’s biggest miner, plans to increase its stake in SolGold, the developer of projects in copper hot spot Ecuador, according to people familiar with the proposal.

Mining News Pro - Canada’s Lundin Gold said Thursday it had been granted the two outstanding permits it required to move its $692-million Fruta del Norte gold project in Ecuador into production.

Mining News Pro - Ecuador’s Agency for Mining Control and Regulation ARCOM reported that illegal mining operations in the country went down by 60% during the period January-October 2019, compared to the same period in the previous year.

Mining News Pro - Ecuador is moving forward with plans to move from an explorers hotspot to mining exporter as the country’s only large-scale copper mine readies to ship its first large cargo in November.

Mining News Pro - A campsite at the Río Blanco gold-silver project in southern Ecuador was set on fire this weekend by what operator Ecuagoldmining South America deems ‘terrorist attackers.’

Mining News Pro - Ecuador’s Constitutional Court on Thursday ruled against a request to require community consultations for a planned mining project, allowing Australia’s SolGold to move forward with developing its Cascabel copper, gold and silver mine.

Mining News Pro - Solgold’s (LON, TSX: SOLG) stock took another hit on Thursday, the day after submissions for a public hearing were heard in Ecuadorean Constitutional Court regarding the proposed referendum on mining in the provinces where the Australian miner’s 85% owned Cascabel project and other wholly owned exploration projects are located.

Mining News Pro - Shares in Ecuador-focused SolGold (LON, TSX:SOLG) took a hit on Thursday, following media reports of a potential referendum on mining in Imbabura, the province in which its flagship Cascabel copper-gold project is located.

Mining News Pro - Chile’s Codelco, the world’s No. 1 copper producer, is set to ink a long-awaited deal with Ecuador-controlled miner Enami EP to develop a jointly-owned copper project in the Andean country.

Mining News Pro - Ecuador-focused explorer SolGold said Friday it was “surprised and disappointed” at how quickly Cornerstone Capital Resources dismissed a takeover approach, adding that it will bring the offer directly to the target`s shareholders.

Mining News Pro - Newcrest has upped the ante with its latest share grab of Ecudaor’s junior miner SolGold. Australia’s top gold miner now owns 15.33%. SolGold’s second largest investor is BHP with 13.83%.

Mining News Pro - Australian gold miner Newcrest Mining Ltd has raised its holdings in Ecuador gold and copper developer SolGold, nudging further ahead of the company`s second biggest investor BHP Group.

Mining News Pro - Reconnaissance exploration at the Kirus and Jempe targets at Aurania Resources’ (TSXV: ARU); US-OTC: AUIAF) Lost Cities – Cutucu project in Ecuador, has returned grab samples of rock with copper grades of 4% to 7% and silver grades ranging from 20 to 79 grams per tonne.

Mining News Pro - BHP takes 6.1 percent stake in SolGold

Mining News Pro - Diversified miner BHP has struck a deal with TSX-listed Guyana Goldfields (GGI) to acquire its 6.1% interest in SolGold, which is the majority owner and operator of the Cascabel porphyry copper/gold project, in Ecuador.

Mining News Pro - The South American country of Ecuador is attracting interest among foreign mining companies, as a low-risk, high-reward market, where government remains supportive of mining, despite the February referendum restricting mining in protected areas.

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