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West Africa's store of wealth

According to the London-based precious-metals consultancy GFMS, West Africa is the fastest-growing gold-producing

Africa

23 OCT 2009

West Africa: Mali has room for more

Mali is a country with considerable natural resources and a long history of gold production. In recent

Africa

23 OCT 2009

Norton funds

Norton Gold Fields Ltd has raised A$40.5 million (US$37.5 million) to fund its growth plans, which include

Australia

23 OCT 2009

Rio doubles Ivanhoe stake

Rio Tinto has raised its stake in Ivanhoe Mines Ltd from 9.9% to 19.7% by exercising its option under

Asia

16 OCT 2009

Continental assets come to market

Cronus Resources Ltd has agreed to a reverse takeover by Continental Gold Ltd, a Colombian gold explorer.

Conquest funds

Conquest Mining Ltd plans to raise A$65 million (US$60 million) partly to fund development of its Silver

Australia

16 OCT 2009

Fund Fundamentals: Setting sail

Hinde Capital Ltd is regrettably nothing to do with the editorial director of Mining Journal. Instead

Europe/Middle East

16 OCT 2009

Traders celebrate

Trading conditions for metals this week were described by one market participant as “ludicrous”�. Much

Europe/Middle East

16 OCT 2009

Randgold approved

Shareholders of Moto Goldmines Ltd this week approved a resolution regarding a business combination with

Capital markets

16 OCT 2009

Angel loan

Angel Mining plc (formerly Angus & Ross) has secured a new loan for its two mines in Greenland; Nalunaq

Base metals

16 OCT 2009

Allied support

Allied Gold Ltd said it has received support from a major shareholder in Australian Solomons Gold Ltd

Australia

16 OCT 2009

Aurora takes East Rand as court closes Pamodzi chapter

A final liquidation order has been granted against South African miner Pamodzi Gold Ltd in the North

Africa

16 OCT 2009

Xstrata sells El Morro stake to Barrick

Xstrata plc has sold its 70% stake in the El Morro copper-gold project to Barrick Gold Corp for US$465 million

Bait not big enough for gold majors

OCT 12: JUNIOR gold players with overinflated views of themselves combined with a lack of truly world

Events Coverage

15 OCT 2009

Climbing gold price adds to arm wrestle

THERE will be no let-up in the struggle for half of the plum Frog’s Leg gold mine near Kalgoorlie, but

Events Coverage

14 OCT 2009

SLR is measuring up, says Davis

HAVING decided what they want most right now is more evidence of Daisy Milano-type riches beneath the

Events Coverage

12 OCT 2009