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Law: Sustainable path

Mining has long been an important activity in Mexico and the industry particularly thrived during the...

Bacanora hopes to break AIM drought

Is the drought in new mining issues on London's AIM stock exchange about to be broken by Bacanora Minerals...


“My biggest worry is missing this window of opportunity to change the company,”� Excellon Resources Inc...

North America

08 MAY 2014

Hochschild suspends dividend

South America-focused Hochschild Mining plc has suspended dividends until its “cash position improves”�...

Central/South America

14 MARCH 2014

Fresnillo board moves

Fernando Solana and Javier Fernández gave notice to Fresnillo plc that they intend to stand down as...

North America

07 MARCH 2014

This week: 7/3/14

  Production and markets Ukrainian oligarch Rinat Akhmetov, whose SCM Group controls iron ore, coal...


07 MARCH 2014

Fresnillo takes a fall

Shares in Fresnillo plc dropped as much as 9% in the first few hours of trading on March 4 as the London-listed...

Central/South America

04 MARCH 2014

New Gold feels the pain

Canada's New Gold Inc plunged into the red last year after taking a hit on its Cerro San Pedro gold mine...

Central/South America

28 FEBRUARY 2014

This week: 31/1/14

Production and markets Iron-ore producer African Minerals Ltd's sales rose in the December quarter...


31 JANUARY 2014

This week: 24/1/14

Production and markets BHP Billiton (BHPB) said it planned to close its Bayside aluminium smelter...


24 JANUARY 2014

Conrad to Gold

The board of Gold Resource Corp chose Bill Conrad to replace William Reid, who retired as company chairman...

North America

10 JANUARY 2014

Socio-economic development: Local sourcing

These days, many mining executives say: “We support the communities where we operate. We buy locally...

Central/South America

23 DECEMBER 2013