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Barrick top job

Barrick Gold corp, the world's largest producer of the metal, named former Falconbridge Ltd president

Africa

15 JAN 2009

Kazakhstan remains calm and confident

Kazakhstan has a long tradition of mining and metals production based on its rich geology. The country

Asia

13 JAN 2009

FRESNILLO BUY-BACK

Fresnillo plc, the world's largest silver company, has begun a share buy-back that will last from January

Capital markets

09 JAN 2009

OREZONE INVESTMENT

Iamgold Corp has completed the previously announced purchase on a private placement basis of Orezone

Capital markets

09 JAN 2009

Apex Silver faces delisting

SILVER producer and explorer Apex Silver Mines Ltd will not appeal a move to delist its stock from the

Capital markets

09 JAN 2009

Randgold is FTSE 100's best-performing stock

WEST African-focused gold producer Randgold Resources Ltd was the top performer in the London Stock Exchange's

Africa

09 JAN 2009

Rusoro in bid for Gold Reserve

Rusoro Mining Ltd said it has launched a takeover bid for Gold Reserve Inc. Rusoro is offering Gold Reserve

Capital markets

15 DEC 2008

Hochschild to fund Mexican mine development

HOCHSCHILD Mining plc has invested US$5 million in Mexican explorer Gold Resource Corp (GRC), taking

CONTINUUM deal

Continuum Resources Ltd has terminated an agreement with Green Park Capital Corp, whereby Green Park

Resolute capital

RESOLUTE Mining Ltd remains as its name suggests despite facing dire market conditions, and is launching

Africa

05 DEC 2008

Zambezi's bid to stay afloat

ZAMBIAN copper and gold explorer Zambezi Resources Ltd has retrenched 60 workers and renegotiated a debt

Africa

05 DEC 2008

Fund Fundamentals: Top-end approach

BlackRock Inc has offices in 22 countries and employs over 5,000 people, including some 700 investment

Africa

05 DEC 2008

Big week for mining M&A

SILVER producer Fresnillo plc has launched a bid to take over MAG Silver Corp, in a week that saw increased

Africa

05 DEC 2008

BUY-BACK LAUNCHED

Fresnillo plc, the world's largest primary silver mining company, is seeking shareholder approval to

Capital markets

28 NOV 2008

Golden Mali needs a boost

THE Republic of Mali in west Africa is mineral rich and under-explored. In addition to its gold industry,

Africa

28 NOV 2008

Merged company plans gold production in 2009

A MERGER between BMA Gold Ltd and Aflease Gold Ltd could form a new gold company, pouring its first gold

Africa

28 NOV 2008