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Argentine union's strike halts operations at Goldcorp's largest mine: company

12 Mar 2019

TORONTO A strike at Canadian Goldcorp Inc's Cerro Negro mine in Argentina has forced a halt to operations, the company said on Tuesday, calling the union's action at its biggest mine illegal.

Argentine union's strike halts operations at Goldcorp's largest mine -company

12 Mar 2019

TORONTO, March 12 A strike at Canadian Goldcorp Inc's Cerro Negro mine in Argentina has forced a halt to operations, the company said on Tuesday, calling the union's action at its biggest mine illegal.

Barrick Gold ends hostile Newmont bid, signs Nevada joint venture

11 Mar 2019

Barrick Gold Corp on Monday pulled its $18 billion offer for Newmont Mining Corp and agreed to form a joint venture in Nevada with its rival, ending a hostile takeover bid that sought to unite the world's two largest gold producers.

Chile's Codelco continues lithium push despite slow progress: minister

06 Mar 2019

TORONTO Chilean state-run miner Codelco will continue to develop its lithium assets, including committing $57 million for further exploration, Chile's mining minister told Reuters, even as progress has stagnated at its flagship projects.

Chile's Codelco continues lithium push despite slow progress -minister

06 Mar 2019

TORONTO, March 6 Chilean state-run miner Codelco will continue to develop its lithium assets, including committing $57 million for further exploration, Chile's mining minister told Reuters, even as progress has stagnated at its flagship projects.

Brazil minister calls Vale 'important' even as prosecutors probe miner

05 Mar 2019

TORONTO Brazil's mining minister on Tuesday defended iron ore miner Vale SA as vital to the country's economy, even after prosecutors accused the company of pressuring auditors to suppress evidence that its Brumadinho dam was unstable, months before the dam collapsed in January, killing hundreds.

Global miners flock to Toronto as buyout buzz spreads

04 Mar 2019

TORONTO Consolidation among smaller gold miners is expected to be top of mind as much of the industry meets in Toronto this week, with dealmakers cautiously optimistic a fresh wave of buyouts is imminent once major pending transactions are settled.

Gold mines on market after mergers should interest mid-tier miners

31 Jan 2019

TORONTOMid-tier miners such as Kinross Gold, Iamgold and Agnico Eagle Mines, seeking to bolster production, would likely bid for mines to be sold following two recent gold mega-mergers, investors and bankers said.

Eyes on Newcrest as gold dealmaking heats up

15 Jan 2019

TORONTO Two recent large M&A deals in the gold sector have prompted speculation that Newcrest Mining , Kinross Gold Corp and B2Gold Corp may be among the next gold companies to combine with a rival, bankers and analysts said.

DEALTALK-Newcrest in focus as gold dealmaking heats up

15 Jan 2019

TORONTO, Jan 14 Two recent large M&A deals in the gold sector have prompted speculation that Newcrest Mining , Kinross Gold Corp and B2Gold Corp may be among the next gold companies to combine with a rival, bankers and analysts said.

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