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McEwen Mining has produced 24,696 ounces of gold during the first quarter of 2015, a year-on-year rise of 23%, while silver production declined 10% year-on-year…..Continue

Indigenous controlled mining under fire in Colombia following death of human rights defender

  • A longtime member of the Resguardo's Ancestral Miners' Association (ASOMICARS), 52-year-old Fernando Salazar was a key spokesperson for implementing the Traditional Authorities' rules and regulations for ancestral mining taking place within Resguardo Territory.

South Africa's mining output up 7.5% in Feb

  • The main contributors to the 7.5% increase were iron ore, which contributed 4.2% points, platinum group metals, which contributed 2.8% points, and manganese ore, which contributed 1.1% points.

Centamin's Sukari Q1 Gold output rises 46% to 108,233 oz

  • Production at Sukari, the company's only producing mine, located on Egypt's south eastern coast, reached 377,261 ounces in 2014.

Genesis Minerals confirms high grade Gold at Viking Project

  • Results from composite sampling returned 5 metres at 9.3 grams per tone gold from 26 metres, 2 metres at 5.7g/t gold from 44 metres and 3 metres at 8.2g/t gold from 40 metres.

St Barbara achieves another quarter of record Gold output

  • The Simberi mine produced 22 498 oz of gold, of which 9 473 oz were produced during the month of March, exceeding the monthly target run-rate.

Indian Jewellery tycoon to buy Australian Gold assets

  • Rajesh Mehta of Rajesh Exports wants to enhance his firm's presence in Australia with $700 million. Mehta's primary focus will be on mines. The billionaire's company consumes around 140 tonnes of Gold a year.

OceanaGold announces rise in proven and probable reserves at Didipio

  • The miner on Tuesday reported proven and probable reserve of 47.6-million tons, at a gold grade of 1.11 g/t gold for 1.7-million ounces of gold.

Cleveland discovers significant new Gold prospect in central Brazil

  • A contour of gold anomalism measuring +20ppb gold (Au) has been identified over an area extending over 2km along strike up to the western tenement boundary and extending over 600m in width. This makes the Vanuza anomaly approximately twice the size of the original anomaly around the Premier Gold Mine.

Santacruz Silver resumes operations at Rosario mine

  • The approval was received following completion of the remediation and clean-up of an approximate amount of 2,000 m3 of tailings pulp discharged outside of the Rosario Mine tailings impoundment system on January 2, 2015.
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