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MJ Gold Supplement 09/11: 09 Sep 2011

Following a correction at the end of August, gold prices skyrocketed at the beginning of September with the announcement of the worst US jobs statistics in almost a year. The metal is also benefitting from the approaching festival and wedding season in India.

Booming bullion

The market for gold looks set fair as we enter a traditionally strong season Full story...

Feeding the habit

Christopher Welch looks at what will follow the uplift in gold’s status Full story...

Interest moving north in Africa

The high metal price has resulted in a surge in gold exploration around the globe. We look at the main developments in Africa, Australasia, the Americas, Europe and Asia Full story...

Surge in gold exploration in Australasia

Gold exploration has been especially strong in Australasia, already home to some of the largest gold-producing districts in the world. Full story...

Rebound in North American spending

The Americas (north and south) have long dominated global exploration activity, together accounting for more than half of all exploration spending last year, according to statistics from Metals Economics Group. Full story...

Latin America is still the most popular destination

It is Latin America, according to Metals Economics Group (MEG), that has commanded the largest share of exploration spending in recent years. This region, which includes Mexico, accounted for 27% of global spending last year and has been the most popular exploration destination since 1994. Full story...

Search continues in Europe

over the past decade, the European Union (EU) has come to recognise that raw materials are vital for the future growth of the region’s economy and that it has not invested enough in securing sustainable supplies. Full story...

Emerging exploration interest in asia

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A path to economic development

While large-scale gold production can have lasting benefits for local communities, engagement really begins at the exploration stage, points out Maureen Upton Full story...

The search is on

With exploration equipment in high demand once more, five manufacturers report on how they are responding Full story...

The new reformation

Ben Davies explains why it’s prime time in the numbers game for gold Full story...

Making the right choice

Diamond core drill rigs are a valuable, long-term investment for mineral exploration companies Full story...

Bright side of gold down under

Kristie Batten looks at the prospects for foreign mining companies in Australia Full story...

Each cut will be the smartest

Xing Li and Jim Boland of CSIRO look at the development of drilling tools using advanced diamond composites Full story...

Can Russia recoup top spot?

Alex Mikhailov looks at the exploration potential of Siberia and the Russian Far East Full story...

Running with the bulls

The current gold bull run can trace its roots back 40 years to when Richard Nixon opted to ‘shut the gold window’, reports Ross Norman Full story...

Miners or explorers?

With such a vast choice on offer, Allan Trench asks which investment opportunity is best Full story...

Costing for growth

Jonathan Leng asks: with record gold prices, are operating costs relevant? Full story...
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