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Brazil: Iron giant

Revenues from mining in Brazil continued to grow in 2011, thanks to higher commodity prices and increased...

Continuing to trade up

Back at the beginning of the 1980s, Brian Hinchcliffe (pictured) was a trader at J Aron and Co when he...

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02 DECEMBER 2011

Gold: rise and rise again

The gold price set new records in 2010, and continued to do so during the first three months of 2011....


08 APRIL 2011

American cordillera: Mountains of fortune

Stretching the length of the Americas, the series of mountains that form the Western Cordillera in North...

Central/South America

14 JANUARY 2011

Ghana: Gold-led boom

Despite last year's economic growth slowing to its lowest rate since 2002 (a mere 4.7%), after reaching...


05 NOVEMBER 2010

Starting again

The Ivory Coast's mining industry is set to grow as new players enter the Ivorian arena to take advantage...


22 OCTOBER 2010

Still in vogue

Yet again, gold has retained its appeal in the face of global financial decline and maintained its status...


09 APRIL 2010

Struggling on

Although minerals remained fundamental to the US economy, contributing to the real gross domestic product...

North America

01 APRIL 2010

Underworld bid

Kinross Gold Corp is to acquire 100% of Underworld Resources Inc in an agreed takeover bid that values...

North America

12 MARCH 2010

Projects VP for Kinross

Ken Thomas has been appointed to the newly-created role of senior vice-president for projects at Kinross...

North America

15 JANUARY 2010


Millrock Resources Inc said Kinross Gold Corp has invested C$350,000 via a private placement in the company....

North America

05 JUNE 2009

Massive write-down hits Kinross bottom line

CANADA'S Kinross Gold Corp suffered a big loss in the December quarter as it marked a US$1 billion write-down...


20 FEBRUARY 2009