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Southern Silver Closes Second Tranche of Brokered and Non-Brokered Financing - "Southern Silver Exploration Corp. (TSXV: SSV) (OTCQB: SSVFF) (FSE: SEG1) ("Southern Silver" or the "Company") has closed the second tranche of its previously reported private placement by issuing 1,170,000 units at a price of $0.40 per unit for gross proceeds of $468,000. The private placement was comprised of a brokered and non-brokered component. Gravitas Securities Inc. ("Gravitas") acted as lead agent of the brokered portion of the private placement." More
- 08/31/17 | Item


Tanami Expansion Project Adds Profitable Production and Extends Mine Life - "Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM) (Newmont or the Company) reached commercial production at the Tanami Expansion Project, which will increase profitable gold production and support ongoing exploration and development of Tanami’s prospective underground resource. The expansion included building a second decline in the underground mine and incremental capacity in the processing plant." More
- 08/31/17 | Item


Solitario Initiates Metallurgical Testing to Increase Silver Recovery at Its Lik Zinc Project, Alaska - "Solitario Zinc Corp. (“Solitario;” NYSE American: XPL; TSX: SLR) is pleased to announce that is has initiated metallurgical testing to determine the potential to recover silver at its recently acquired Lik zinc project in Alaska. The Lik resource, besides being a high-grade zinc deposit, contains a significant silver inventory that averages about 50 grams per tonne silver. Metallurgical testing to date has focused on the recovery of zinc and lead with virtually no work conducted on silver recovery." More
- 08/31/17 | Item


Greece says Eldorado mine arbitration to start in September - "Greece plans to start an arbitration process next month to settle its differences with Canada’s Eldorado Gold Corp over its gold mine development plans in northern Greece, its energy minister said on Thursday." More
- 08/31/17 | Item


Bodies of last missing miners recovered from Harmony mine in South Africa - "The bodies of the last two miners unaccounted for at a mine operated by South Africa’s Harmony Gold were recovered on Thursday, the company said, bringing the death toll to five after a tremor shook the shafts last week." More
- 08/31/17 | Item


Gold Resource Corporation Intercepts Additional High-Grade Gold at Gold Mesa, Nevada Including 9.14 Meters of 1.59 G/T - "Gold Resource Corporation (NYSE American: GORO) ( NYSE MKT : GORO ) (the "Company") today announced drill highlights from its phase five drill campaign at its Gold Mesa exploration property located in Mineral County, Nevada. Drill highlights include 9.14 meters of 1.59 grams per tonne (g/t) gold drilled from surface. Gold Resource Corporation is a gold and silver producer, developer and explorer with operations in Oaxaca, Mexico and Nevada, USA." More
- 08/30/17 | Item


Endeavour Silver Drilling Extends High Grade Silver-Gold Mineralization in Santa Cruz Vein at the Guanacevi Mine in Durango, Mexico - "Endeavour Silver Corp. (EXK) (EDR.TO) announces that exploration drilling at the Guanaceví mine in Durango State, Mexico has extended high grade silver-gold mineralization along strike within the Santa Cruz vein and discovered new ore grade mineralization within a shallow, parallel splay of the Santa Cruz vein known as the La Negra vein." More
- 08/30/17 | Item


Silver Bull Announces the Start of a 2000 Meter Underground Diamond Drill Program at the Sierra Mojada Project, Coahuila, Mexico - "Silver Bull Resources, Inc. (SVB.TO) (SVBL) (“Silver Bull”) is pleased to announce the start of a 2,000 meter underground diamond drill program targeting the newly identified zone of high grade sulphide mineralization recently identified at its Sierra Mojada Project in Coahuila, Northern Mexico." More
- 08/30/17 | Item


Eldorado Gold Reports Fatality at its Skouries Project - "Eldorado Gold ("Eldorado" or the "Company") today regrets to report that on the morning of August 28, 2017 , during tree cutting operations at the Skouries Project in Greece , a contractor employee was struck by a branch from a falling tree resulting in fatal injuries. An investigation is underway." More
- 08/30/17 | Item


Sibanye swings to first-half loss, hit by lawsuit provision, impairments - "South African precious metals producer Sibanye Gold (SGLJ.J) reported an interim loss on Wednesday, citing impairments and provisions for an expected settlement with miners who contracted lung diseases at work." More
- 08/30/17 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan Announces Framework for Agreement with Indonesian Government Regarding Long-Term Operating Rights for PT Freeport Indonesia - "Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) today provided an update on PT Freeport Indonesia's (PT-FI) negotiations with the Indonesian Government regarding PT-FI’s long term operating rights.

FCX and the Government of Indonesia have reached an understanding on a framework to support PT-FI's long-term investment plans in Papua." More
- 08/29/17 | Item


McEwen Mining and Primero Sign Definitive Agreement - "McEwen Mining Inc. (MUX) (MUX) (“McEwen”) is pleased to announce that it has signed the binding definitive agreement with Primero Mining Corp. for the purchase of its Black Fox Complex in the world-famous gold mining region of Timmins, Canada. The agreed purchase price is $35 million, subject to closing adjustments. Closing of the transaction is anticipated in late-September." More
- 08/29/17 | Item


Freeport to cut stake in Indonesia mine after gov't pressure - "Indonesia is allowing Freeport-McMoRan to continue operating a giant gold and copper mine after the U.S. company agreed Tuesday to relinquish majority ownership of it." More
- 08/29/17 | Item


Silver Bear Files Amended Mangazeisky Silver Project Technical Report - "The OSC review identified that the results of the M North PEA included inferred mineral resources with the results of the previously filed October 2016 Updated Feasibility Study (“Updated FS”). As the Company had determined that M North would be best developed through the integration into the Vertikalny mine plan and not developed as a stand-alone project, the M North PEA in the Amended Report is based on its indicated mineral resources only." More
- 08/28/17 | Item


Yamana Gold Announces Board of Directors Appointment - "Mr. Gallagher has more than 35 years of experience in the mining industry and is a Professional Engineer with a specialty in mineral processing. Most recently, he held the position of President and Chief Executive Officer at New Gold Inc. ("New Gold"), a multinational mining company with gold, silver and copper containing assets in the Americas and Australia. During Mr. Gallagher's tenure, New Gold expanded its portfolio through organic growth and the addition of both producing assets and development projects." More
- 08/28/17 | Item


Third trapped miner dies at Harmony Gold South Africa mine - "A third miner has died at a South African gold mine operated by Harmony Gold and two more remain missing after they were trapped underground following an earth tremor, the company said on Monday." More
- 08/28/17 | Item


Two miners trapped at South Africa's Harmony Gold mine die, three missing - "Two miners at a South African gold mine owned by Harmony Gold have died after they were trapped underground following an earth tremor, the company said on Sunday." More
- 08/27/17 | Item


Crystallex wins U.S. court order to seize Venezuela funds - "A U.S. judge has authorized Canadian miner Crystallex to seize Venezuelan funds held in an account at Bank of New York Mellon Corp, according to court documents, as part of a long-running dispute over the 2008 nationalization of gold mining operations." More
- 08/25/17 | Item


Illegal miners in South Africa swallow gold in condoms - "Illegal miners in South Africa are swallowing unrefined gold and platinum in condoms as a new tactic to avoid arrest for smuggling that is costing the industry $1.5 billion a year, the police told parliament on Friday." More
- 08/25/17 | Item


Prospero to Drill El Petate Project with Fortuna Silver - "Prospero Silver Corp (TSXV: PSL) (the "Company" or "Prospero") is pleased to provide an update on its on-going 5 month 6,950 m reconnaissance drill campaign funded by strategic partner Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. ("Fortuna"). The drill program is designed to carry out first-pass drilling of a number of Prospero's early stage projects in the world class Mexican Altiplano mineral belt." More
- 08/24/17 | Item


Sandstorm Gold Files Early Warning Report - "Pursuant to National Instrument 62-103 - The Early Warning System and Related Take Over Bid and Insider Reporting Issues, Sandstorm Gold Ltd. ("Sandstorm" or the "Company") is announcing the disposition of 10,755,170 common shares of Mason Resources Corp. ("Mason") for gross proceeds of C$2.8 million, which reduces Sandstorm's holdings of Mason common shares to zero." More
- 08/24/17 | Item


Royal Gold Announces Fourth Quarter Dividend - "Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) (“Royal Gold” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors declared its fourth quarter dividend of US$0.24 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on October 20, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 6, 2017." More
- 08/24/17 | Item


Silvercorp Expands Mineralized Veins by Drilling and Tunneling at the TLP and LME Mines, Ying Mining District, China - "Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") (TSX:SVM / NYSE AMERICAN: SVM) is pleased to report results of the first half of its 2017 exploration programs at the TLP and LME mines, Ying Mining District, Henan Province , China." More
- 08/24/17 | Item


Brazil opens vast national reserve to mining - "Brazil's government has abolished a vast national reserve, created in 1984, to open the area to commercial mineral exploration, according to a notice in the official government gazette on Wednesday." More
- 08/23/17 | Item


Gold Reserve provides update on annual meeting matters - "Says ‍each of Greywolf, Steelhead agreed to vote all class A shares over which it exercises control or direction for 7 director nominees​." More
- 08/23/17 | Item


Almaden Discovers High Grade Mineralisation in a Previously Undrilled Area Inside the PFS Pit and Confirms Ixtaca North Zone - "Almaden Minerals Ltd. ("Almaden" or "the Company") (AMM.TO) (NYSE American: AAU) (NYSE MKT: AAU) is pleased to announce new assay results from Almaden's ongoing exploration and development program at the Company's Tuligtic project, Mexico. Results reported today are from drill hole TU-17-504 drilled on section 10+650 East. This hole intersected significant mineralisation in an upper portion of the PFS pit which was modelled as waste material in the Company's Pre-Feasibility study (74.5 meters grading 0.66 g/t Au and 45.1 g/t Ag). Hole TU-17-504 also further demonstrated the potential for high grade veins within the Ixtaca North Zone (see plan and section maps attached)." More
- 08/23/17 | Item


Silver Bull Identifies a New Massive Sulpide Zone Grading up to 1315 g/t Silver, 12.8% Copper, 18.3% Lead and 42% Zinc at the Sierra Mojada Project - "The new sulphide zone lies within a 1.4 kilometer long east-west trending "chargeability high" identified through a gradient Induced Polarization (IP) survey. This east-west trending zone hosts two other zones Silver Bull has identified with sulphide mineralization which grade up to 690g/t silver, 35% zinc, 19% lead and 1% copper as well and also includes Silver Bull's only significant sulphide drill hole intercept of 8.45m @ 57g/t silver, 5.45% lead, 16.98% Zinc." More
- 08/23/17 | Item


Russia's Polyus to start Natalka gold deposit smelter in early September - "Russia's top gold producer Polyus plans to start the smelter at its main greenfield Natalka deposit in Russia's Far East in early September, Alexander Galushka, Russia's development minister for the region, told Reuters." More
- 08/23/17 | Item


IMPACT Silver Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial and Production Results - "We started 2017 with a clean balance sheet and no debt along with news that IMPACT was named to the 2017 TSX Venture 50. During the first half of the year, IMPACT invested heavily in upgrading and repairing its capital equipment while also trying to improve its throughput to partially compensate for weaker silver prices. IMPACT is also actively expanding its in-mine exploration and development to provide additional tonnage throughput at the mill. We hope that these efforts will translate into better financial and operating performance in the latter half of the year. We look forward to our ongoing exploration plans at high potential targets and continue to evaluate strategic transactions to continue growing value for our shareholders." More
- 08/22/17 | Item


Inca One Gold apppoints Kevin Hart appointed CFO - "Inca One Gold announces 109% increase in yoy gold production, electrical update and changes to board & management." More
- 08/22/17 | Item


Erdene to buy majority interest, right to purchase 100 pct of exploration license adjacent to Bayan Khundii gold project - "Erdene Resource Development- entered deal to acquire 51% interest in ulaan exploration license, adjacent to co's high-grade Bayan Khundii gold project Source text for Eikon." More
- 08/22/17 | Item


Indonesian police name six suspects after labor unrest at Freeport's Grasberg mine - "Police in the eastern Indonesian province of Papua have named six people as suspects out of 17 arrested on Saturday after a violent demonstration by former mine workers at Freeport McMoRan Inc's Grasberg copper mine, a police spokesman said." More
- 08/21/17 | Item


Nevsun Appoints Ryan MacWilliam as Chief Financial Officer - "Mr. MacWilliam has the mining finance and capital markets skills that Nevsun needs as we focus on our next phase of growth," said Peter Kukielski, Nevsun's President and Chief Executive Officer, "I am confident that he will be an exceptionally strong addition to the management team." More
- 08/21/17 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti swings to H1 loss on job cuts, lawsuit - "South Africa's AngloGold Ashanti reported a first-half loss on Monday on costs related to layoffs and money set aside for litigation, but stuck to its full-year targets." More
- 08/21/17 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti swings to H1 loss on job cuts, lawsuit - "South Africa's AngloGold Ashanti reported a first-half loss on Monday on costs related to layoffs and money set aside for litigation, but stuck to its full-year targets." More
- 08/21/17 | Item


A Cosmic Theory and 2-Inch Lump of Gold Drive Novo's 500% Surge - "Now the president of Novo Resources Corp. thinks he may have found a counterpart of South Africa’s Witwatersrand in the ancient red rocks near Australia’s northwest coast. In July, his company zeroed in on a gold find that’s confounded geologists and sparked a 500 percent surge in the explorer’s share price." More
- 08/21/17 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan Announces Redemption of Five Series of Senior Notes - "Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) announced today that notices have been issued to redeem on September 18, 2017, $543 million aggregate principal amount of two series of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) senior notes and three series of Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas LLC (FMOG) senior notes currently outstanding. In accordance with the terms of respective indentures governing the notes, the notes will be redeemed at the redemption prices set forth in the table below, together with accrued and unpaid interest on the notes redeemed to, but not including, the redemption date." More
- 08/18/17 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti revives plans to spin off South Africa mines - "AngloGold Ashanti is considering separating its South African assets from the rest of its portfolio, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, three years after shareholders revolted against a similar effort." More
- 08/18/17 | Item


Kinross Gold, Trout Unlimited and Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation partner to protect wildlife habitat near Yellowstone National Park - "In the spirit of responsible mining and a strong commitment to environmental conservation, Kinross Gold U.S.A., Inc., Trout Unlimited and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation announced today an agreement to protect and conserve important fish and wildlife habitat adjacent to Yellowstone National Park." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Fortuna announces new appointment to the Board of Directors - "Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (FSM)(FVI.TO) Jorge A. Ganoza, President, CEO and Director of Fortuna, announces today the appointment of Kylie Dickson to the Board of Directors of the Company." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Gold Fields Limited: Results for the Six Months Ended 30 June 2017 - "Normalised earnings from continuing operations of US$80m for the six months to June 2017 compared with normalised earnings of US$98m for the six months to June 2016. Normalised loss from discontinued operations of US$3m for the six months to June 2017 compared with normalised earnings of US$6m for the six months to June 2016." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Gold Fields Limited: Results for the Six Months Ended 30 June 2017 - "Normalised earnings from continuing operations of US$80m for the six months to June 2017 compared with normalised earnings of US$98m for the six months to June 2016. Normalised loss from discontinued operations of US$3m for the six months to June 2017 compared with normalised earnings of US$6m for the six months to June 2016." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Banro Announces Q2 2017 Financial and Operating Results - "Revenues for the three and six months ended June 30, 2017 were $41,876 and $97,102, respectively, being 30% and 9% decreases compared to the corresponding prior year periods of $59,649 and $106,189, respectively. During the second quarter of 2017, ounces of gold sold decreased by 29% to 35,280 ounces compared to sales of 49,681 ounces during the second quarter of 2016 due to lower production at Namoya and Twangiza as well as the impact of timing on gold sales." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Banro Announces Q2 2017 Financial and Operating Results - "Revenues for the three and six months ended June 30, 2017 were $41,876 and $97,102, respectively, being 30% and 9% decreases compared to the corresponding prior year periods of $59,649 and $106,189, respectively. During the second quarter of 2017, ounces of gold sold decreased by 29% to 35,280 ounces compared to sales of 49,681 ounces during the second quarter of 2016 due to lower production at Namoya and Twangiza as well as the impact of timing on gold sales." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Congo Suspends Value-Added Tax on Mining Imports - "Customs authorities had resumed collecting VAT on imports including machinery soon after a July 2016 decree halting remittances expired last month, Federation des Entreprises du Congo Managing Director Kimona Bononge said in a letter to Finance Minister Henri Yav Mulang. The minister has subsequently “resolved the problem,” Bononge said by phone from Kinshasa, the capital." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Harmony profit hit by lawsuit provision - "Profit tumbled at South African miner Harmony Gold Mining Co. (HAR.JO) during the year that ended June 30, the company said Thursday, citing impairments at some of its mines and a provision raised for a possible lawsuit settlement." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Harmony profit hit by lawsuit provision - "Profit tumbled at South African miner Harmony Gold Mining Co. (HAR.JO) during the year that ended June 30, the company said Thursday, citing impairments at some of its mines and a provision raised for a possible lawsuit settlement." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Gold Fields profit falls 54%, revenue up 2.3% - "South African mining company Gold Fields Ltd. GFI said Thursday that profits tumbled during the first half of 2017, due to a stronger rand currency, an increase in amortization and reinvestment in its mines to sustain production and lower costs." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Gold Fields profit falls 54%, revenue up 2.3% - "South African mining company Gold Fields Ltd. GFI said Thursday that profits tumbled during the first half of 2017, due to a stronger rand currency, an increase in amortization and reinvestment in its mines to sustain production and lower costs." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Rand Recovery Punishes South Africa's Aging, Costly Gold Mines - "A year ago, South Africa’s biggest gold producer was churning cash, sizing up acquisitions and plotting expansion projects. Today, Sibanye Gold Ltd. is making losses and shutting mines." More
- 08/17/17 | Item


Freeport Indonesia says flash floods damage mine power plant - "Flash floods have left one worker missing and caused extensive damage to a power plant at U.S.-owned miner Freeport Indonesia's operations in the eastern-most province of Papua, company officials said on Wednesday." More
- 08/16/17 | Item


Great Panther Silver Appoints Two New Vice Presidents - "GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX: GPR; NYSE MKT: GPL) ("Great Panther"; the "Company") announces the appointments of Matthew Wunder as Vice President Exploration and Brian Peer as Vice President Operations, Mexico. While Mr. Wunder has already joined the Company, Mr. Peer's appointment will be effective on August 20th." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


Endeavour Silver Drilling Continues to Intersect High Grade Mineralization in the La Luz Vein on the Terronera Property in Jalisco, Mexico - "Endeavour Silver Corp. (EXK) (EDR.TO) announces that exploration drilling on the Terronera property in Jalisco State, Mexico continues to intersect high-grade, gold-silver mineralization at shallow depths within the La Luz vein." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


Fortuna reports consolidated financial results for the second quarter 2017 - "Our San Jose and Caylloma mines have delivered strong production and financial results. Higher operating costs at both operations are expected to recede in the second half of the year and remain within 5% of our annual cost guidance." Mr. Ganoza continued, "At our Lindero gold project in Argentina, feasibility study optimization work continues to advance as planned in order to support a construction decision next month." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


Fortuna reports consolidated financial results for the second quarter 2017 - "Our San Jose and Caylloma mines have delivered strong production and financial results. Higher operating costs at both operations are expected to recede in the second half of the year and remain within 5% of our annual cost guidance." Mr. Ganoza continued, "At our Lindero gold project in Argentina, feasibility study optimization work continues to advance as planned in order to support a construction decision next month." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


IAMGOLD Corporation Announces Acquisition of Common Shares of TomaGold Corporation - "IAMGOLD subscribed for 27,777,777 Common Shares of TomaGold from treasury (the "Acquisition"), representing approximately 19.98% of the outstanding Common Shares of TomaGold. The Common Shares were purchased at a price of $0.09 per Common Share, for an aggregate purchase price of $2,500,000. Prior to the Acquisition, IAMGOLD did not hold any Common Shares of TomaGold." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


Entrée Resources Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - "Q2 2017 net loss from continuing operations, was $0.6 million as compared to Q2 2016 ( $0.7 million ), a reduction of 11% from the comparative period of 2016." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


Entrée Resources Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - "Q2 2017 net loss from continuing operations, was $0.6 million as compared to Q2 2016 ( $0.7 million ), a reduction of 11% from the comparative period of 2016." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


Primero to Delist From the NYSE; Shares Continue to Trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange - "Primero Mining Corp. ("Primero" or the "Company") (TSX:P.TO) (PPP) today announces that it has received formal notification from the New York Stock Exchange ("NYSE") of its intention to initiate delisting procedures of the Company's common shares." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


Silvercorp Reports Intersection of 4.48 Meters True Width Grading 1,050 Grams per Tonne Silver and 15.92% Lead at the SGX Mine, Ying Mining District, China - "Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") (TSX:SVM / NYSE AMERICAN: SVM) is pleased to report the results of the first half of its 2017 exploration program at the SGX mine, Ying Mining District, Henan Province , China." More
- 08/15/17 | Item


Great Panther Silver Releases Results of Prior Coricancha Exploration Drilling and Updates Current Program - "GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (GPR.TO) (NYSE MKT: GPL) ("Great Panther" or the "Company") is releasing results from the exploration drilling program conducted on the Coricancha gold-silver-lead-zinc-copper property in the central Andes of Peru." More
- 08/14/17 | Item


Avino Announces Remaining Results From the Extended 22-Hole Exploration Drill Program at the Avino Mine - "Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (NYSE-MKT:ASM: TSX.V, ASM; "Avino" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the drill results from the remaining eleven holes of the extended 22-hole drill program at the main Avino Mine located on the Avino property, 80 Km northeast of Durango, Mexico. The 22-hole program, comprising approximately 3,374 metres, was extended from the original 18-hole program to fully evaluate the tonnage and the grade of the new area of the Avino Vein System between the San Luis workings and the Elena Tolosa ("ET") current production area." More
- 08/14/17 | Item