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Consulting outlook 2014: End of the big freeze?

A key mining-service growth area of the past decade or so, the billion-dollar-a-year technical consulting...


14 FEBRUARY 2014

Consulting outlook 2014: Markets run hot...and cold

The eyes of the football world are on Brazil in this World Cup year. Fair to say the world's mining consultants...


14 FEBRUARY 2014

Illegal mining is failing the environment, says Humala

Peruvian President Ollanta Humala highlighted the problem of illegal mining in Latin America, during...

Central/South America

08 OCTOBER 2013

Antamina fined

The Peruvian government fined the owners of the Antamina copper-zinc mine around US$77,000 at the beginning...

Water: Efficiency drive

Peru is a large producer of water due to its geographical configuration and extensive coastline. This...

Chile: Fasten your seatbelts

Mining is an integral pillar of the Chilean economy, providing substantial economic growth and a fifth...

Gobitz steps down

Peruvian copper-gold producer Rio Alto Mining Ltd said Victor Gobitz would step down as chief operating...

Hochschild JV secures US$140m Inmaculada loan

Precious metals producer Hochschild Mining plc's 60%-owned joint venture (JV), Minera Suyamarca SAC,...

Central/South America

28 MARCH 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

Sierra Metals CEO swap

Canadian-based Sierra Metals Inc said J Alberto Arias would replace Steven Dean as chairman. Arias, who...

Central/South America

22 MARCH 2013

Minera names CFO

Latin American-focused gold producer Minera IRL Ltd has named Brad Boland as chief financial officer...

Central/South America

08 MARCH 2013

Dia Bras to sell hydro assets in Peru

Dia Bras Exploration Inc, a company focused on precious metals and base metals in Peru and Mexico, said...

Central/South America

24 FEBRUARY 2012