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Central bank demand for gold reaches 3-year high
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 19:18:58 +0000

Egypt recently bought gold for the first time since 1978, India, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines have re-entered the gold market after years-long absences.

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Three dead, several injured after attack at Continental Gold site in Colombia
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 18:40:40 +0000

This is the second time this month the Toronto-based miner mourns the death of staff members in Colombia.

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Mining industry’s adoption of blockchain not a question of if, but when — report
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:32:03 +0000

Blockchain technology and the smart contracts it enables are the next innovations the mining industry needs to adopt in order to improve efficiencies and increase market transparency, a paper published by global law firm White & Case says.

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Is gold strength imminent as commercial buyers get long?
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 21:38:51 +0000

For the first time in 17 years commercial participants in gold futures flipped their COMEX positioning to net long.

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Gold stocks remain in downtrend but uranium stocks on the cusp of new bull market
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 21:16:24 +0000

Gold stocks failed to breakout in the spring and then broke down to multi-year lows by September.

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Sun Metals Corp. added to Oxygen Capital’s fold
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 20:46:47 +0000

Integrated mining development company rolls investment dice on its first major B.C. project.

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Lundin lowers costs, ups reserves for Ecuador's largest underground mine
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:06:53 +0000

The asset, discovered in 2006, is expected to produce to 4.6 million ounces of gold over a 15 year mine life. That’s 73,000 ounces more than what was indicated in the previous estimate.

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Metminco jumps into the battery metals wagon with nickel project buy
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 13:00:20 +0000

Until now, the Australian miner had been advancing exploration projects in Latin America focused mainly on gold, but with significant exposure to copper, molybdenum and zinc.

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Kirkland Lake Gold almost doubles stake in Osisko Mining
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:31:43 +0000

The move also expands Kirkland’s ownership of interest in the Urban Barry area of northwestern Quebec, which the company believes to be “highly prospective mining camp" in Canada.

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Code to improve responsible sourcing in artisanal mining launched
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 19:58:57 +0000

The Alliance for Responsible Mining (ARM) and RESOLVE have released a code to facilitate increased responsible sourcing from artisanal miners, while contributing to improved social and environmental performance of artisanal and small scale mining sector.

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Sibanye -Stillwater, Lonmin still committed to merger after competition watchdog decision
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 18:41:12 +0000

Sibanye and Lonmin said in a joint statement they remained fully committed to the deal, which is expected to close by the end of the year.

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Tahoe Resources' Guatemalan unit announces new round of layoffs
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:17:41 +0000

Decision comes two weeks after the country's top court kept in place a more than 14-month suspension of operations at the company's Escobal silver mine.

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Metallon may pay suppliers in gold amid Zimbabwe cash shortage
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:01:21 +0000

Metallon Corp. is considering paying mining-equipment suppliers in gold because a cash shortage in Zimbabwe is hampering its plan to expand output.

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Eldorado demands $877m from Greece as compensation for permit delays
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 10:45:19 +0000

The non-judicial request relates to damages suffered by the company as a result of a longer-than-expected wait for its Skouries project's permits.

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Most profitable mining companies in 2017
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 23:08:50 +0000

Polyus.

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