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Russo's rules: Hocus pocus not the focus

As I feared – I won't say predicted – PDAC was indeed a metal-price-forecast-fest, with Barrick Gold's...

North America

21 MARCH 2014

Argentina: Promising prospects

Mining investment in Argentina is stalling after the boom years between 2002 and 2012. This key South...

Leadership

09 AUGUST 2013

Benefits realised

The Dominican Republic is benefitting from a global mining boom and a significant increase in exploration...

Central/South America

25 JANUARY 2013

Dominican Republic: A mining industry reborn

The start of production at two new gold mines, Pueblo Viejo and Las Lagunas tailings, made 2012 a very...

Central/South America

25 JANUARY 2013

Barrick and CNG call off talks over ABG stake sale

Barrick Gold Corp and China National Gold Group Corp have ended discussions over the potential sale of...

Africa

08 JANUARY 2013

Zambia's copper zest

In February this year, Zambia's central bank estimated that copper production in 2011 had risen by about...

Africa

02 NOVEMBER 2012

Tanzania juggles multiple prospects

Tanzania's deputy energy and minerals minister, George Simbachawene, says his country aims to raise the...

Africa

02 NOVEMBER 2012

View from RBC: Gold industry M&A

In recent months there have been a number of notable transactions in the mid-cap gold sector, with merger...

Africa

02 NOVEMBER 2012

Annual review: Weathering the storms

From natural disasters to resource nationalism, the mining industry has faced many hurdles in 2011. But...

Africa

16 DECEMBER 2011

Barrick changes

Barrick Gold Corp has announced changes to management teams in two of its regional business units. Gary...

North America

25 NOVEMBER 2011

Zambia: Regional leader

For over half a century the mining of copper and cobalt has been an important foreign exchange contributor...

Africa

28 OCTOBER 2011

Focus: Copper - Searching out the red

Exploration spending is anticipated to reach an all-time high this year, with activity once again dominated...

Africa

07 OCTOBER 2011