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Orosur Mining Inc is acquiring fellow Canadian junior Waymar Resources Ltd to create a gold explorer,...

Allen leaves Continental

Continental Gold Ltd's founding chairman and director Robert W Allen retired from the board, effective...

Central/South America

17 APRIL 2014

B2 basics

B2Gold Corp kicked off its latest public statement by saying it was “pleased to announce positive results...

Central/South America

17 MARCH 2014

This week: 14/2/14

Production and markets Steel giant ArcelorMittal SA increased iron-ore production by 4.4% in 2013...


14 FEBRUARY 2014

Colombia: Taking the green road

Colombia, one of Latin America's fastest growing economies, has spent the past decade combatting its...

Central/South America

31 JANUARY 2014

Taking responsibility

A load of rubbish. That's what most Colombians were thinking when they heard that Bogotá's left-wing...


23 DECEMBER 2013

Health: Fighting neglect

The largest alluvial diamond ever discovered – the Star of Sierra Leone – was found in the diamond fields...


28 JUNE 2013

Colombia: Coal producers feel out of favour

For more than three decades coal production in northern Colombia has brought prosperity, thousands of...

B2Gold finance

B2Gold Corp said it had finalised a US$150 million secured revolving corporate loan facility to fund...


19 APRIL 2013

Latin America under fire over mining drive

Governments across Latin America are using mining activities to fuel development, while ignoring the...


27 MARCH 2013

London Mining's net loss widens in 2012 after write-down

London Mining plc posted a US$108 million net loss for 2012, widening from a US$60 million loss a year...


21 MARCH 2013

Sunward COO

Sunward Resources Ltd made Gil Leathley chief operating officer (COO). Leathley will be responsible for...

Central/South America

15 FEBRUARY 2013