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Atna Reports Drill Results From Beowawe - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Silver Wheaton to Release 4th Quarter & Year End Results March 7, 2005 - "Silver Wheaton Corp. will release fourth quarter and year end results for 2004 on Monday, March 7th, 2005 after the close of business. A conference call will be held Tuesday, March 8 at 2:00 pm (ET) to discuss these results." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Bullion River Gold Corp. Starts Feasibility Study for its French Gulch Mine - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Harmony Gold Issues Clarification Regarding the Norilsk Irrevocable Undertaking - "Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited previously elected to waive in its entirety the condition of the offer that Harmony receive acceptances from Gold Fields security holders in excess of 50% of the entire issued share capital of Gold Fields. As a consequence, Harmony's offer was declared "unconditional as to acceptances" on January 27, 2005." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Lake Shore Gold Corp. Appoints Brian R. Booth as President - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Glamis Gold Ltd.: Goldcorp CEO's Website Shut Down - "Glamis Gold Ltd. reported today that a website created by Goldcorp Inc. Chairman and CEO Rob McEwen was shut down over the weekend. Glamis believes the website, originally established and widely publicized last week by Mr. McEwen, was in clear violation of U.S. securities laws, and Glamis immediately notified regulatory authorities of these violations. All of the offending material appears to have been removed. Glamis will continue to monitor the site to ensure that Mr. McEwen does not once again attempt to circumvent laws and regulations applicable to both Goldcorp and Glamis, as well as their officers and directors, in connection with Glamis' pending takeover bid for Goldcorp." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Glamis Gold Ltd.: Goldcorp CEO's Website Shut Down - "Glamis Gold Ltd. reported today that a website created by Goldcorp Inc. Chairman and CEO Rob McEwen was shut down over the weekend. Glamis believes the website, originally established and widely publicized last week by Mr. McEwen, was in clear violation of U.S. securities laws, and Glamis immediately notified regulatory authorities of these violations. All of the offending material appears to have been removed. Glamis will continue to monitor the site to ensure that Mr. McEwen does not once again attempt to circumvent laws and regulations applicable to both Goldcorp and Glamis, as well as their officers and directors, in connection with Glamis' pending takeover bid for Goldcorp." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Senior Executives are on European Trip for Presentation of the Liberty Star Opportunity to Investor Groups and Funds - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


GoldSpring Update: Phase 1 Exploration at the Company's Plum Mine Identifies Larger Mineralized Zone and Has Been Expanded to 3 Phases - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Gulf International Minerals Ltd. extends closing date of private placement - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Gold Fields' Takeover Fight Hurts Profits - "Mining giant Gold Fields Ltd. said Monday its profits fell 71 percent in the second quarter, primarily because of the cost of fighting a hostile takeover bid by rival Harmony Gold Mining Co." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Capstone Adds Engineering Team to Develop the Cozamin Copper-Silver-Zinc Project in Zacatecas, Mexico - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Caledonia Updates Diamond Exploration Results At Mulonga Plain Joint Venture In Zambia - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Galaxy Minerals Enters Negotiations on the Cleopatra Gold Project Located in Mohave County, Arizona - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Red Back Mining Inc.: Chirano Development Update - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


St Andrew Announces A Rights Offering And The Repricing Of Existing Warrants - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Crew Gold Corp.: Second Mining Licence in One Year in Greenland - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Harmony sure of Norilsk support on Gold Fields bid - "South Africa's Harmony Gold is confident that Russia's Norilsk Nickel will stick with its pledge to tender its 20 percent stake in Gold Fields as part of Harmony's hostile bid. In Moscow, Norilsk said it was standing by its irrevocable agreement to sell its stake, the biggest in Gold Fields, to Harmony, the world's sixth-biggest gold producer." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Golden Eagle Receives Offer for Funding of $3.5 Million - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Drill Program to Commence on Phase 2 of the Jasper Property - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


USCorp Announces Letter of Intent to Acquire Additional Arizona Gold and Silver Claims - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Lake Shore Gold Corp. Appoints Brian R. Booth as President - More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Gold Fields Accelerates Essakan Project to Top Priority - "Orezone Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that its joint venture partner, Gold Fields Limited, has agreed to accelerate exploration and development of the Essakan Project in Burkina Faso, West Africa. This has resulted in the drilling budget for the next four months being increased by US $1.4 million to US $3.8 million with the objective of completing a new resource calculation for the Essakan Main Zone by June, commencing a full feasibility study in September, and making a final production decision by June, 2006." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Pan American Silver to release Q4 and year end financial results February 24, 2005 - "Pan American Silver Corp. will release its 2004 fourth quarter and year-end financial and operating results after market close on February 24, 2005 and will host a conference call to discuss them on Friday, February 25, 2005 at 10:00 am Pacific time." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Aurizon Receives Positive Feasibility Study and New Resource Estimate for Casa Berardi - "Aurizon Mines Ltd. has received the positive Feasibility Study (1) prepared by Met-Chem Canada Inc. for the mineral reserves located above the 700 metre level in the West Mine area of its 100%-owned Casa Berardi Project located in north western Quebec, Canada." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Glamis Gold Announces Webcast Presentation to Update its Takeover Bid for Goldcorp - "Glamis Gold Ltd. announced today that it will host a webcast presentation on Monday, January 31, 2005 at 2:00 pm EST to review the status of its takeover bid for Goldcorp and comment on recent events. The presentation will be made by Kevin McArthur, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Glamis Gold Announces Webcast Presentation to Update its Takeover Bid for Goldcorp - "Glamis Gold Ltd. announced today that it will host a webcast presentation on Monday, January 31, 2005 at 2:00 pm EST to review the status of its takeover bid for Goldcorp and comment on recent events. The presentation will be made by Kevin McArthur, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Metallica Resources Announces Acquisition Of Royalty And Initiation Of Drilling At El Morro Project - "Metallica Resources Inc. is pleased to report that it and Noranda Inc. have acquired the 2% net smelter returns royalty held by BHP Chile Inc. on the El Morro project for US$2.0 million. Metallica acquired a 30% interest in the royalty for US$0.6 million, while Noranda acquired a 70% interest in the royalty for US$1.4 million. The purchase was made by Metallica and Noranda in accordance with the terms of an exploration agreement between the parties, which allows for Noranda to earn a 70% interest in the El Morro project by paying Metallica US$10 million by September 14, 2005." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Norilsk may abandon Harmony support-Gold Fields - "Gold Fields said on Monday its lawyers believed that Russia's Norilsk Nickel could abandon its deal to tender shares into Harmony's hostile bid for the company." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Norilsk may abandon Harmony support-Gold Fields - "Gold Fields said on Monday its lawyers believed that Russia's Norilsk Nickel could abandon its deal to tender shares into Harmony's hostile bid for the company." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Gold Fields swings to profit, pays for bid defence - "South Africa's Gold Fields Ltd., fighting a hostile takeover bid from Harmony Gold , swung back into profit in the second quarter with the help of stronger output and lower costs." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Gold Fields shutting down areas of Beatrix mine - "South Africa's Gold Fields Ltd said on Monday it was shutting down certain areas at its Beatrix mine, due to a strong rand making them uneconomical." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Gold Fields swings back to profit in Q2 - "South Africa's Gold Fields Ltd, fighting a hostile takeover bid from Harmony Gold, posted second quarter adjusted earnings per share of 20 cents on Monday following a surprise loss the previous quarter." More
- 01/31/05 | Item


Warring Executives Delay Gold Consolidation - "The next wave of consolidation in the gold industry might not happen as quickly as many had hoped, if recent comments from warring chief executives are to be believed. Last December it seemed that two substantial mergers were likely to take place in the fragmented market, deals that would present a challenge to top gold producers Newmont of the US and Barrick of Canada." More
- 01/30/05 | Item


Warring Executives Delay Gold Consolidation - "The next wave of consolidation in the gold industry might not happen as quickly as many had hoped, if recent comments from warring chief executives are to be believed. Last December it seemed that two substantial mergers were likely to take place in the fragmented market, deals that would present a challenge to top gold producers Newmont of the US and Barrick of Canada." More
- 01/30/05 | Item


Gold Fields Condemns Extended Bid - "Mining group Gold Fields on Friday night said the bid extension by rival Harmony, which is seeking to acquire control of the company, was creating more doubt for shareholders. Gold Fields’ board of directors noted that Harmony Gold Mining Limited had now waived the condition in its offer whereby it required acceptances in excess of 50 percent." More
- 01/30/05 | Item


Gold Fields condemns extended bid - "Mining group Gold Fields on Friday night said the bid extension by rival Harmony, which is seeking to acquire control of the company, was creating more doubt for shareholders. Gold Fields’ board of directors noted that Harmony Gold Mining Limited had now waived the condition in its offer whereby it required acceptances in excess of 50 percent." More
- 01/30/05 | Item


SIERRA Provides Update on Acquisition of Cerro Colorado Gold Mine - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Louvicourt Gold Mines Inc.: Drill Campaign to Commence at Tudor Gold Project-Ontario, Canada - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Mines Management Selects McIntosh Engineering for Montanore - "Mines Management Inc. is pleased to announce it has selected the underground mine planning group at McIntosh Engineering to provide preliminary engineering services for the Montanore Silver-Copper Project." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Dragon Gold Reviews Joint-Venture Opportunity in China - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


North American corporate dividend calendar - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Volcanic Metals Exploration inc. announces non-brokered private placement to raise $1 million - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Mountain Lake and Mt Cameron Minerals announce the results of their Diamond Drill Program for Nickel-Copper-Platinum-Palladium (PGE) and Gold near Sydney, Nova - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Goldcorp CEO starts own Web site to denounce bid - "Companies use many tools to fight off unwanted takeover bids, but Goldcorp Inc.'s chief executive may have gone one step further: he has launched his own personal Web Site to attack Glamis Gold Ltd.'s offer. At www.robmcewen.com, McEwen, who has $100 million invested in the Canadian gold producer, asks other shareholders how someone makes a small fortune." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Golden Valley Mines Ltd.: East Shoot Out Joint Venture 2004 Exploration Results - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Cardero Signs Agreements to Acquire Interest in the Cerro Atajo Copper-Gold Project, Argentina - "Cardero Resource Corp. is pleased to announce that it has entered into agreements pursuant to which it can acquire a 100% leasehold interest in the Cerro Atajo Copper-Gold project situated in Catamarca Province, northwest Argentina." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Cambior to Hold Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2004 Results Conference Call and Audio Webcast on February 22, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. - "Cambior expects to host a conference call on Tuesday, February 22, 2005 at 10:30 a.m., local time (not the 19th as previously indicated), to discuss its fourth quarter and year-end 2004 results. It is expected that the financial results should be released in the afternoon on Friday, February 18, 2005." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Gold Fields: Harmony Bid Extension Creates More Doubt for Shareholders - "The Board of Directors of Gold Fields Limited notes that Harmony Gold Mining Limited has now waived the condition in its offer whereby it required acceptances in excess of 50%. The Board welcomes this clear acknowledgement by Harmony that there is no prospect that they will acquire majority control of Gold Fields as a result of their offer, which both significantly undervalues Gold Fields and has resulted in massive value destruction for the shareholders of both companies. The Board would also like to warn the shareholders of both companies that there can be no certainty for some time as to what shareholding, if any, Harmony will come to hold in Gold Fields." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Gold Fields: Harmony Bid Extension Creates More Doubt for Shareholders - "The Board of Directors of Gold Fields Limited notes that Harmony Gold Mining Limited has now waived the condition in its offer whereby it required acceptances in excess of 50%. The Board welcomes this clear acknowledgement by Harmony that there is no prospect that they will acquire majority control of Gold Fields as a result of their offer, which both significantly undervalues Gold Fields and has resulted in massive value destruction for the shareholders of both companies. The Board would also like to warn the shareholders of both companies that there can be no certainty for some time as to what shareholding, if any, Harmony will come to hold in Gold Fields." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Minefinders Corporation Ltd.: Luis Raul Escudero Chavez, 1938-2005 - "Minefinders Corporation Ltd. announces with great sadness the passing of Luis Raul Escudero Chavez. Mr. Escudero died of natural causes while at the Company's Dolores mining camp on January 21, 2005. He was 66. Mr. Escudero was a prominent member of the Mexican mining community. From 1995 until 2004, he served as Director General of Mining at the Secretary of Commerce and Industrial Development (SECOFI), now Secretary of the Economy. Upon his retirement, he joined the Company as Director General of Operations of its Mexican subsidiary, Compania Minera Dolores, in February 2004 and quickly became a valued and integral member of the Dolores development team." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Western Silver Corp. Follow-Up #5 (report) - "Western Silver Corporation is a publicly-traded mineral exploration company focused on discovering and developing silver properties in the Americas." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Apollo Gold: Black Fox Drill Results Continue with High Gold Grade Intersections - "Apollo Gold Corporation is pleased to provide the following update to the surface and underground core drilling programs at its Black Fox project near Timmins, Ontario, Canada. Three holes were especially interesting; 235-191 with 4.3 feet @ 1.8 oz gold per ton (1.3 meters @ 61.8 gm Au / tonne) assays, 235-189 with 7.1 feet @ 0.62 oz gold per ton (2.2 meters @ 21.1 gm Au / tonne) assays, and 235-187 with 15.1 feet @ 0.45 oz gold per ton (4.6 meters @ 15.5 gm Au / tonne) assays reported as part of the latest round of core drill results." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Glamis hires Citigroup to coadvise on Goldcorp deal - "Glamis Gold Ltd. said on Friday it has hired Citigroup to co-advise in its hostile takeover for Goldcorp. Citigroup Global Markets Inc. joins Orion Securities Inc. as an advisor in connection with Glamis' $2.7 billion takeover offer for Goldcorp. Reno, Nevada-based Glamis launched a bid for Goldcorp in December in a deal that could scupper the Canadian miner's bid for Wheaton River Minerals Ltd." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Trend Mining Announces Completion of New Debt Financing - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


AngloGold starts Brazil Cuiaba gold expansion - "Work on a $121 million expansion of the Cuiaba gold mine in Minas Gerais state will start immediately and ramp up to full production by the end of the second quarter of 2007, AngloGold Ashanti Ltd said. South African-based AngloGold, the world's No. 2 gold producer, said in a statement it will increase output to 250,000 ounces a year from 190,000 ounces through a deepening of the mine." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Vencan Gold utilizes newly acquired data to launch Western Abitibi exploration program: adds $300,000 in financing - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Gowest Amalgamated Resources Ltd.: Drilling Results at Detour Lake Ontario - More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Glamis Gold Ltd.: Goldcorp Shareholders Who Acquired Shares After December 31, 2004 Have the Right to Vote on the Wheaton River Transaction - "Glamis Gold Ltd. reminds Goldcorp shareholders that they are entitled to vote at Goldcorp's Special Meeting to consider the Wheaton River transaction even if they acquired their shares after December 31, 2004, the record date for the postponed meeting, now scheduled for February 10, 2005. To exercise their right to vote, these Goldcorp shareholders need to take certain steps prior to 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on Monday, January 31, 2005." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Glamis Gold Ltd.: Goldcorp Shareholders Who Acquired Shares After December 31, 2004 Have the Right to Vote on the Wheaton River Transaction - "Glamis Gold Ltd. reminds Goldcorp shareholders that they are entitled to vote at Goldcorp's Special Meeting to consider the Wheaton River transaction even if they acquired their shares after December 31, 2004, the record date for the postponed meeting, now scheduled for February 10, 2005. To exercise their right to vote, these Goldcorp shareholders need to take certain steps prior to 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on Monday, January 31, 2005." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


SKN Resources Ltd.: Fifth New Bonanza Silver-Lead Vein S6 Identified - "SKN Resources Ltd. is pleased to report that on its Ying Silver Project located in Henan Province: A fifth bonanza Silver (Ag)-Lead (Pb)-Zinc (Zn) vein, S6, has been identified and confirmed by assay to contain massive galena sheets (MGS) up to 1.14 metre (m) in thickness with extremely high Ag and Pb grades. Galena is a naturally occurring lead sulphide, frequently associated with silver, which when pure contains 86% lead." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Harmony offer unconditonal - "World number six gold miner Harmony Gold on Thursday announced that it has elected to waive the minimum acceptance condition — that it secure 50.1 percent of Gold Fields stock — in terms of its subsequent offer to Gold Fields shareholders." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Harmony offer unconditonal - "World number six gold miner Harmony Gold on Thursday announced that it has elected to waive the minimum acceptance condition — that it secure 50.1 percent of Gold Fields stock — in terms of its subsequent offer to Gold Fields shareholders." More
- 01/28/05 | Item


Northgate Minerals Corporation: Kemess Union Files Notice to Strike - "Northgate Minerals Corporation today announced that its subsidiary, Kemess Mines Ltd., was informed this morning by the International Union of Operating Engineers (Local 115) that the union had filed a 72-hour Notice to Strike with the BC Labour Relations Board. The Notice to Strike means that the 260 production and maintenance employees represented by the union can legally strike anytime after 10:10 am Sunday January 30. Kemess has been assured by the union that there will be an orderly shutdown of operations if and when a strike actually occurs. Operations at the mine are continuing normally and negotiations are scheduled to resume next week in Prince George." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Oromin Explorations Ltd.: Senegal Gold Project Update - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Logan Resources Ltd.: Private Placement - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Minera Andes' 2005 San Jose Program Expanded; 30,000-Meter Drill Program Begins - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Royal Gold, Inc. Conference Call Announcement - "ROYAL GOLD invites you to participate in a conference call on its second quarter results for fiscal 2005. The conference call will be held on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2005, at NOON Eastern Time." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


LionOre: Production Update-Activox'R' Plant Enters Next Phase - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Northgate Minerals Corporation: Conference Call and Webcast of 2004 Annual Financial Results - "You are invited to participate in the Northgate Minerals Corporation live conference call and webcast discussing our 2004 financial results. The call and webcast will take place on Friday, February 25, 2005, at 10:00 am ET." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Barrick ups exploration budget 26 pct to $120 mln - "Barrick Gold Corp. plans to spend more than $120 million on gold exploration this year, an increase of 26 percent on 2004, with the area around its Goldstrike mine in Nevada the key hunting ground, the world's third-largest gold producer said on Thursday." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Almaden Minerals Ltd.: Update of Mexican Exploration Activities - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Mena Resources Inc.: Drilling Underway at Vaquillas Project, Chile - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


European Minerals Corporation: Announces The Appointment Of Merfyn Roberts A Non-Executive Director And Stephen Gledhill As Chief Financial Officer - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Glamis Sets the Record Straight in Circular Supplement - "Glamis Gold Ltd. reported today that it has filed with securities authorities a Supplement to its Dissident Proxy Circular that addresses various inaccuracies and misleading statements included in recent public pronouncements by Goldcorp. The Supplement has been mailed in advance of the special meeting of Goldcorp shareholders, now delayed until February 10, 2005." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Pacific Rim Signs US $5 Million Letter of Intent to Sell Andacollo Asset - "Pacific Rim Mining Corp. has signed a letter of intent to sell its wholly owned subsidiary DMC Cayman Inc. to a private arms-length investor subject to regulatory approval and completion of a formal final agreement within 15 days. The agreement will close within a further 30 days. DMC Cayman Inc.'s primary holding is the Andacollo gold mine in Chile, which was officially shut down in December 2000 by Pacific Rim's predecessor company Dayton Mining Corporation." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Centerra Gold's Earnings and Cash Flow Rise Significantly - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Volcanic Metals Exploration Inc. - Results for the Burnt Pond property - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Novawest Identifies Gold Mineralization with Single Drill Hole On The Solano Gold Property - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Field Crews Mobilized to Le Tac Property - Diamond Drill Program Slated to Begin - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Goldcorp/Wheaton River Webcast - "Rob McEwen, Chairman and CEO, Goldcorp and Ian Telfer, Chairman and CEO, Wheaton River Minerals, Ltd. will make a presentation to investors today, Thursday, January 27, 2005 at 1pm PST to discuss the Goldcorp/Wheaton River transaction." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Goldcorp/Wheaton River Webcast - "Rob McEwen, Chairman and CEO, Goldcorp and Ian Telfer, Chairman and CEO, Wheaton River Minerals, Ltd. will make a presentation to investors today, Thursday, January 27, 2005 at 1pm PST to discuss the Goldcorp/Wheaton River transaction." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


United Development International Confirms Reserve and Mine Assets - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


AngloGold says signs new $700 mln credit facility - "AngloGold Ashanti Ltd has signed a new 3-year $700 million revolving credit facility to replace an existing $600 million facility that matures in February, the South Africa-based company said on Thursday." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Pacific Rim Mining Corp.: Low Operating Costs Cited In Positive Minita Gold Deposit Pre-Feasibility - "A pre-feasibility study for Pacific Rim Mining Corp's Minita gold deposit on the Company's flagship El Dorado gold project in El Salvador has now been completed. The results indicate that operating costs for the Minita deposit are within the lowest quartile on a worldwide basis ($163 per gold equivalent ounce). The pre-feasibility study considers all aspects of a proposed operation at the Minita deposit, including an underground mine plan, metallurgy and processing, tailings impoundment, environmental matters, and capital and operating costs, and offers an economic evaluation of the Minita reserves." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Aurizon Mines Ltd.: Zone 113 Drilling Below 700 Metres Continues to Intersect High Gold Grades at Casa Berardi - "Aurizon Mines Ltd. is pleased to report additional results from its ongoing underground and surface exploration drill programs at its Casa Berardi Project, Quebec. Results from the Zone 113 underground drill program, below 700 metres, confirm the continuity and the grade of the Zone to a depth of 900 metres below surface. Results from the 32 holes are listed on the attached table. Some of the more significant results from the current drilling are listed below:" More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Kinross to stop development on New Britannia mine - "Kinross Gold Corp. said on Thursday it will stop developing the New Britannia mine in Manitoba because it was unable to define better grade and thickness in an ore body extension. Kinross, which was in a joint venture with High River Gold Mines Ltd. to develop the mine, said New Britannia will be placed on care and maintenance and a small exploration plan may continue to justify mining in the area in the future." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Guyana Goldfields Inc.: Aurora Property Diamond Drilling Results-148 m at 1.59 g/t Au. - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Itronics' 2005 Limited Edition of Its Popular Collectible Silver Nevada Miner Bars Available in Early March - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Updated Gold Resource Estimate for Curraghinalt - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


NMC Announces Availability of 2003 Financials at www.nmcinc.com - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Centerra Gold Updates Resources and Reserves - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Centerra Gold's Earnings and Cash Flow Rise Significantly - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Record Quarter for Uruguay Minerals - More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Philippines mining firms to watch - "Philippines mining shares have risen sharply in the wake of a court ruling that reignited interest in the country's long-dormant mining sector. Here are details on the main mining firms that have B-shares open to foreign investors." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Glamis Gold to Discuss Bid for Goldcorp on Glass Lewis Proxy Talk - "Glass, Lewis & Co., an analytical research and proxy advisory firm providing services to institutional investors that collectively manage more than $8 trillion, will host a special Proxy Talk conference call on Wednesday, Feb. 2 at 4:30 p.m. (EST) to discuss Glamis Gold Ltd.'s tender offer for Goldcorp Inc. and its opposition to Goldcorp's merger with Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. The conference call is for Glass Lewis clients and other invited institutional investors." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Court details ruling on Harmony - "Mining group Harmony was in a position last year to "materially influence" key strategy of hostile takeover target Gold Fields, the Competition Appeal Court has found. Judge Dennis Davis on Thursday gave the court's reasons for its decision in November to interdict Harmony from exercising voting rights attached to shares it had acquired in Gold Fields." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti Results -- Quarter and Year Ended 31 December 2004 - "AngloGold Ashanti announced fourth quarter and year end earnings this morning in Johannesburg. Highlights for the quarter include:" More
- 01/27/05 | Item


Kinross Gold Corportion: New Britannia Mine To Be Placed On Care And Maintenance - "Kinross Gold Corporation and High River Gold Mines Ltd. announce that a decision has been made by the joint venture to discontinue development at the New Britannia mine. Exploration efforts were unable to define an extension of the ore body containing better grade and thickness as was mined in mid-2004. Mining of the ore body extension was to begin in the third quarter of 2005." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


AngloGold profit hit by higher costs, gold hedging - "World number-two gold producer AngloGold Ashanti Ltd posted a 7 percent fall in adjusted fourth-quarter operating profit as costs climbed and hedging dampened its exposure to a higher gold price. But the South African-based group said on Thursday it had slashed 2.2 million ounces from its hedging programme -- whereby gold is sold in advance at fixed prices -- because it was bullish on the outlook for gold prices." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti Announces $121m Expansion Project in Brazil - "AngloGold Ashanti announced today that its Board had approved a $121m expansion project at the company's Cuiabá mine in south-eastern Brazil. The go-ahead was given at the Board meeting held in Johannesburg yesterday." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


DRDGold output up one percent - "Gold miner DRDGold announced on Thursday, that it had produced 223 297 troy ounces of gold during its December quarter, up one percent from 220 524 oz in the September quarter." More
- 01/27/05 | Item


El Dorado Pre-feasibility Study Presentation - "Pacific Rim Mining Corp. is pleased to invite you to participate in a webcast to discuss the results of its pre-feasibility study of the Minita gold deposit in the El Dorado project, El Salvador. The webcast is scheduled for Thursday, January 27, 2005 at 11:00 am Pacific time (2:00 pm Eastern time). A news release disclosing the results of the pre-feasibility study will be issued Thursday morning, January 27, 2005." More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Oremex Resources Inc. grants stock options - More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Greystar Resources Ltd.: Angostura Target Expands by one Square Kilometre - More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Goldstake to start drilling on N.E. Ontario - Kirkland Lake - Gold/diamond project - Option extended - More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Gossan Closes Private Placement Funding - More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Guyana Goldfields Inc.: Aurora Property Diamond Drilling Results-148 m at 1.59 g/t Au. - More
- 01/26/05 | Item


IAMGOLD reports continued high-grade intersections and discovery of new mineralized zone at Quimsacocha - "The Quimsacocha property has the potential for a large epithermal gold deposit with silver and copper mineralization. The targets being drill-tested lie in an intensely altered volcanic sequence which has been cut by a four kilometre diameter intrusive pipe complex. Since the previous press release an additional 4,500 metres of diamond drilling has been carried out in 19 holes." More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Canada worried by China buying its resources - "Canada is concerned by the prospect of China buying up its natural resources firms and is reviewing tougher investment safeguards, Industry Minister David Emerson said on Wednesday. Critics say that Ottawa should take steps to ensure that control over a large chunk of Canada's natural resources does not pass over to a China hungry for foreign commodities." More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Silvercrest Mines Inc. Follow-Up #3 - "SilverCrest Mines Inc., is positioned as a "pure silver" exploration and development company, with a portfolio of high grade silver deposits located in Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala and Mexico." More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Gold Reserve completes bankable feasibility study and makes production decision on the Brisas gold/copper mine - "Gold Reserve Inc. is pleased to announce that it has received the completed Bankable Feasibility Study from Aker Kvaerner Metals Inc. on its Brisas gold and copper property, located in southeastern Venezuela and, based on the positive conclusions contained therein, the Board of Directors has approved proceeding with the financing and construction of the mine." More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Fairvest backs Goldcorp-Wheaton deal - "Investment advisory firm Fairvest Corp., urged Goldcorp Inc.'s shareholders on Wednesday to back the miner's planned takeover of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. and spurn a rival transaction. Noting that Glamis Gold Ltd.'s bid for Goldcorp now offered investors a 10.3 percent premium on their stock, Canada's Fairvest, which is owned by U.S.-based Institutional Shareholder Services, said it preferred the Wheaton union." More
- 01/26/05 | Item


Fairvest backs Goldcorp-Wheaton deal - "Investment advisory firm Fairvest Corp., urged Goldcorp Inc.'s shareholders on Wednesday to back the miner's planned takeover of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. and spurn a rival transaction. Noting that Glamis Gold Ltd.'s bid for Goldcorp now offered investors a 10.3 percent premium on their stock, Canada's Fairvest, which is owned by U.S.-based Institutional Shareholder Services, said it preferred the Wheaton union." More
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Liberty Star Plans Aggressive 2005 Field Season - More
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Corex Announces Brokered Private Placement - More
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Dia Bras - Bolivar Zn-Cu-Ag-Au Project - Results from the Mine, the Mill and the Drilling - More
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Battle Mountain Gold Announces Completion of 2004 Field Sampling Program, Acceleration of Land Acquisition Program, and Change of Auditors - More
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Continuum Resources Ltd.: Natividad Gold-Silver Deposit Exploration Progress, Oaxaca, Mexico - More
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Arizona Star completes $5.1 million financing - "Arizona Star Resource Corp. announced today that it has completed the issue of 800,000 common shares by way of private placement at $6.40 per share for gross proceeds of $5,120,000. The shares were sold to arms' length financial institutions and are subject to a four-month hold period ending May 27, 2005. A 2% finder's fee was paid to an independent party on closing." More
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Exall Resources Limited: Bruce Channel Drilling Hits Gold in Granodiorite 500 Metres East of the Western Discovery Zone - More
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Southern Star Resources Inc.: Bruce Channel Drilling Encounters Gold Values in Granodiorite 500 Meters East of the Western Discovery Zone - More
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Temex reports on Brett drilling - More
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Harmony may waive Gold Fields 50-pct bid condition - "Harmony Gold might waive a condition that it needs over 50 percent of shares to finalise its $5.3 billion hostile bid for rival Gold Fields Ltd, the mining firm said on Wednesday. Stock exchange rules stipulate that Harmony must notify investors by Jan. 31 of its decision whether or not to go ahead with its offer without gaining a majority stake in Gold Fields, Marketing Director Ferdi Dippenaar told Reuters." More
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NovaGold Resources Inc.: Final Drill Results Received from 2004 Galore Creek Drill Program - "The 2004 drill program at the Galore Creek project in Northwestern British Columbia delineated new resources at the Junction, Copper Canyon and West Fork Zones and expanded and upgraded previously identified resources at the Southwest and Central Deposits. A total of 84 drill holes were completed during the season totaling 26,000 meters or 85,000 feet. Overall results from the drill program have been beyond expectations with new gold, silver and copper resource estimates for the project anticipated to be completed over the next several months for use in a Pre-Feasibility level study by mid-2005." More
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United Development International Signs Purchase Agreement for Gold Mine with $300,000,000 Proven Reserves - More
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Sabina Resources exploration update; 5 Drills turning in Red Lake - More
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Kimber Adopts Growth Strategy - More
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QPX Geochemical Survey Discovers Exceptional Gold Anomalies 1 km East of Main Middle River Gold Zone - More
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Bralorne Gold Mines retains Renmark Financial Communications Inc. - More
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International Minerals Corporation Announces Expanded Resource Estimate for Rio Blanco Gold-Silver Project, Ecuador - More
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Alexis Minerals Corporation: Significant Copper and Gold Results Confirms Skarn Model, Cadillac Break Properties, Val d'Or, Quebec - More
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Odyssey Reports 18.70 meters of 4.26 g/t Gold In Phase Two Tavsan Drill Results - More
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Kimber Adopts Growth Strategy - More
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Western Silver Expands Bonanza-Grade Potential at Penasquito - "Western Silver Corporation today announced assay results from the last six holes completed during 2004 at the Penasco deposit in the Outcrop breccia, located within its wholly-owned Penasquito silver, gold, zinc and lead property in central Mexico. "The drilling expands the high-grade mineralization along the north contact of the Penasco deposit. It also provides additional confirmation of the continuity of bulk-tonnage mineralization within the Penasco deposit," says Western Silver Manager of Mexican Exploration Tom Turner." More
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Canyon Resources Acquires Reward Property, Nye County, Nevada - "Canyon Resources Corporation, announced today that it has acquired the Reward gold property, near Beatty, in Nye County, Nevada, through mineral leases with several private owners of unpatented BLM lode claims. The Reward property contains an intensely sheeted, north-south shear zone and associated veins, which vary from steeply dipping to modest dip (45 degrees) to the east, within a Proterozoic metasedimentary sequence of quartzitic beds, schists, and dolomites. The Reward gold-mineralized structure has been sampled by 100 holes totaling 34,899 feet drilled by a number of mining entities over the past 15 years." More
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Harmony Mulling Change To Gold Fields Offer Terms - "Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. may adjust the terms of its offer to acquire control of rival Gold Fields Ltd., marketing director Ferdi Dippenaar said Wednesday. He wouldn't confirm a local news agency report that Harmony would be making its offer unconditional, but said a statement would be issued on or before Jan. 31." More
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Scorpio's continued drilling on Nuestra Senora deposit indicates potential for large tonnage zones - More
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Harmony says may waive Gold Fields bid conditions - "Harmony Gold may waive acceptance conditions relating to its $5.3 billion hostile bid for rival Gold Fields Ltd and make the offer unconditional, the mining firm said on Wednesday. Harmony said in a statement early on Wednesday that it either owned or had already received tenders for 155.1 million Gold Fields shares, or around 31.5 percent of Gold Fields' stock." More
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Gold Consolidation Fight Moves to Texas - "A three-way brawl has broken out among three gold-mining companies, each seeking to survive in an industry increasingly dominated by larger rivals. Last month, Goldcorp Inc. made a $2.1 billion stock offer for fellow Canadian operator Wheaton River Minerals Ltd, but American upstart Glamis Gold Ltd. jumped in two weeks later with a hostile bid for Goldcorp, which is twice its size." More
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Gold Consolidation Fight Moves to Texas - "A three-way brawl has broken out among three gold-mining companies, each seeking to survive in an industry increasingly dominated by larger rivals. Last month, Goldcorp Inc. made a $2.1 billion stock offer for fellow Canadian operator Wheaton River Minerals Ltd, but American upstart Glamis Gold Ltd. jumped in two weeks later with a hostile bid for Goldcorp, which is twice its size." More
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Franklin Mining Hires New Engineer for Bolivian Gold Mine - More
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Barrick meets 2004 gold output, cost forecasts - "Barrick Gold Corp. said on Tuesday it produced 4.96 million ounces of gold in 2004 at an average total cash cost of $212 an ounce, in line with earlier company forecasts, although costs were toward the high end of its predicted range." More
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Vista Gold Corp. Announces Conference Call on January 27, 2005 - "Vista Gold Corp. will be holding a conference call for all interested parties regarding the option to purchase the Hycroft Mine in Nevada with Canyon Resources Corporation, a Colorado based mining company, as announced on January 24, 2005. Also, the company intends to discuss the overall strategy and how the option agreement and pending sale will enhance the advancement of this strategy. The conference call will be held on Thursday January 27, 2005 at 4:30 P.M. EST (2:30 P.M. MST)." More
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Harmony Gold Issues Correction; Waiver of the Minimum Acceptance Condition - "Harmony Gold today corrected the press release issued on January 21, 2005, to state that it either owns, has received valid tenders in respect of, or has an irrevocable undertaking to tender into its offer for Gold Fields Limited in respect of, a total of 155,118,420 (rather than 155,077,568, as previously announced) Gold Fields shares representing approximately 31.5% of the entire issued share capital of Gold Fields." More
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Lundin Mining to Release Fourth Quarter and Interim Annual Report Wednesday February 2, 2005 - More
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Barrick Meets 2004 Targets and Starts on 40% Targeted Growth Plan-Three New Mines Expected to Commence Production This Year - "Barrick Gold Corporation announced today that full year gold production for 2004 reached 4.96 million ounces at an average total cash cost of $212 per ounce. The Company also confirmed that it expects 2005 gold production to be 5.4 to 5.5 million ounces at an average total cash cost of $220 to $230 per ounce and that it remains committed to its 40% targeted growth plan and gold production target for 2007 of 6.8 - 7.0 million ounces." More
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Kinross pulls out of Russia's Tsokol gold deposit - "Kinross Gold Corp. said on Tuesday it will not proceed with development of its Tsokol gold deposit in Russia due to insufficient return on investment. The company, which said the decision will not affect current mining operations in Russia, also said an unpredictable tax climate influenced its decision." More
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Mosquito Signs Multi Million Dollar Option Agreement with Kobex Resources Ltd. - More
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Kinross Decides Not To Proceed With Tsokol Deposit In Russia, Decision Does Not Affect Current Mining Operations In Russia - "Kinross Gold Corporation informed employees and local government officials that it would not proceed with the development of the Tsokol vein located near the Kubaka mill. Tsokol represented roughly 158,000 oz. of proven and probable reserves in Kinross' December 31, 2003 reserve report. These reserves will be reclassified as resources in 2004." More
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Kinross Decides Not To Proceed With Tsokol Deposit In Russia, Decision Does Not Affect Current Mining Operations In Russia - "Kinross Gold Corporation informed employees and local government officials that it would not proceed with the development of the Tsokol vein located near the Kubaka mill. Tsokol represented roughly 158,000 oz. of proven and probable reserves in Kinross' December 31, 2003 reserve report. These reserves will be reclassified as resources in 2004." More
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Dr. Robert Wilson Milam, Jr. Joins Avalon Gold Team - More
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Pro-Spect-Or succesfully completes its offering - More
- 01/25/05 | Item


Wits Basin Hosts WebEx Teleconference and Presentation - More
- 01/25/05 | Item


Conquest Resources Limited: Sulphide Zone With Gold Values Discovered At Alexander Project, Red Lake - More
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Shoshone Silver Mining Company Returns to the Silver Valley - "In a move designed to put itself back into the heart of the famous Silver Valley, Shoshone Silver Mining Company has relocated its headquarters and corporate offices to Kellogg, Idaho. Shoshone's move is made in conjunction with the systematic acquisition of high potential mining properties in Mexico and Canada. These acquisitions add to Shoshone's already impressive portfolio of silver and gold properties in Idaho and Arizona." More
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Placer Dome CEO says no "burning need" to acquire - "Placer Dome Inc. is under less pressure to jump into the merger and acquisition frenzy than many of its gold-mining peers because it owns three large and well-advanced projects that will help it expand, its chief executive said on Tuesday. Placer Dome, the world's fifth-biggest gold producer, will make decisions this year whether to go ahead with building new mines at three deposits -- Cerro Casale in Chile, Pueblo Viejo in the Dominican Republic and Cortez Hills in Nevada." More
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Muskox Minerals Corp. completes private placement for $1,150,000 and enters engagement letter with Wolverton Securities Ltd. for $2,000,000 short form offering - More
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Mena Resources Inc.: Trinidad Project, Venezuela-Exploration Update - More
- 01/25/05 | Item


East Delta Resources Continues its Aggressive Expansion in China - More
- 01/25/05 | Item


PGM Ventures Corporation: Press Release - More
- 01/25/05 | Item


St. Jude Appoints Financial Advisors - More
- 01/25/05 | Item


Imperial Caps off 2004 Drill Programs with More High Grade Results at Mount Polley - More
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Apollo Gold:Two Directors Won't Stand For Re-Election - "Apollo Gold Corp. said Tuesday that it was told Jan. 20 that directors G.W. Thompson and Robert A. Watts won't be standing for re-election at its 2005 annual meeting. The Denver-based gold mining company didn't provide further details in the regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission." More
- 01/25/05 | Item


Drilling Activities Scheduled to Commence on Taranis Resources Inc.'s Kettukuusikko Gold Property in Finland - More
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Wits Basin Acquires Rights under Purchase Agreement for Past Producing Gold Mine - More
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Everton Increases its Land Position in the Eleonore Gold Discovery Area, James Bay, Quebec - More
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Bay Resources Advances Exploration at Slave Craton Projects - More
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Entree Gold Inc.: Ivanhoe Mines Commences Drilling of Shallow IP Target at Copper Flats, Mongolia - "Entree Gold Inc. announces that Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. has commenced drilling of a secondary, relatively shallow Induced Polarization target in the Copper Flats area of Entree's 100% owned Lookout Hill property, Mongolia. The target is located within the "Project Property" as defined in the October 2004 Equity Participation and Earn-in Agreement between Entree and Ivanhoe. The shallow IP target is located approximately two kilometers west of the deeper IP target that defines the potential northward projection of the Hugo Dummett Deposit. Drilling of the potential extension of the Hugo Dummett Deposit onto Lookout Hill will not commence until larger-capacity drills become available. Ivanhoe is currently drilling systematic northward step-outs along the Hugo Dummett Deposit approximately 150 meters south of the Ivanhoe - Entree property boundary." More
- 01/25/05 | Item


NORTHERN MINING Explorations Ltd.: Tulawaka Mine Development and Resource/Reserve Optimization - More
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Itronics Named a Top Stock Pick for 2005 in Prestigious Dick Davis Digest - More
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Centurion Gold Holdings Restructures Management Team - More
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Entree Gold Inc.: Ivanhoe Mines Commences Drilling of Shallow IP Target at Copper Flats, Mongolia - More
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Northgate Minerals Corporation: Kemess North Infill and Nugget Zone-2004 Drilling Results Near Surface Mineralization Deliniated in the Nugget Zone - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Stikine Gold Corporation: Sullivan Deeps Update-Second Drill Commences Test of Large-Scale Conductor - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Roxmark completes $3.47 million financing, agrees to acquire claims surrounding molybdenum property - More
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Bullion River Gold Corp. Commences Underground Diamond Drilling at its French Gulch Mine - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Sabina set to purchase additional 28% interest in the Golden Sidewalk property in Red Lake; will now hold 100% - More
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Gulf International Minerals Ltd. announces notice of change in financial statement presentation - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Teck Cominco Q4 financial results February 2 and investors' conference call February 3 - More
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Peru Buenaventura sees gold output flat in '05 - "Gold production at Peru's biggest precious metals miner, Compania de Minas Buenaventura, should remain unchanged from last year at 370,000 ounces in 2005, as anti-mining protests prevent the miner from developing projects, the company said on Monday." More
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Lincoln Gold Corp.: Corporate Update - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Geocom Signs Joint Venture Agreement in Chile - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Almaden Minerals Ltd.: Drilling Encounters High-Grade Gold and Silver at the Bufa Project, Mexico - More
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Distal Gold Anomaly at White Sox Target Appears to Define Covered Porphyry System - More
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Golden Peaks Resources Ltd. - Tanque Negro drilling - More
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Dynacor Signs Letter of Intent for the Acquisition of a Producing Silver and Zinc Mine - "Diversification: A Major Step Towards our Overall Strategy" - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Vena Resources Appoints Harry Burgess to Board of Directors - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Goldcorp Bid for Wheaton River Extended to February 14, 2005 - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. announced that the take-over bid made by Goldcorp Inc. for all of the common shares of Wheaton River on the basis of 0.25 of a Goldcorp common share for each Wheaton River common share has been extended to 5:00 p.m. (Vancouver time) on February 14, 2005." More
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Goldcorp Bid for Wheaton River Extended to February 14, 2005 - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. announced that the take-over bid made by Goldcorp Inc. for all of the common shares of Wheaton River on the basis of 0.25 of a Goldcorp common share for each Wheaton River common share has been extended to 5:00 p.m. (Vancouver time) on February 14, 2005." More
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Beaufield Acquires Opinaca Property Adjoining Virginia's Eleonore - More
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Capstone Extends the Cozamin Copper, Silver, Zinc Deposit to Depth With Phase II Drill Results - More
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Arizona Star secures $5.1 million financing - "Proceeds from the financing will be used to fund cash calls in 2005 on the Cerro Casale joint venture, expenses related to Bema's proposed bid for shares of Arizona Star and for general working capital requirements. Arizona Star holds a 25% interest in the Cerro Casale gold-copper project located in Chile. Placer Dome holds a 51% interest in the project and is the operator. Bema Gold holds the remaining 24% interest in the project." More
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RETRANSMISSION: Full Metal Acquires an Additional 565,000 Acres in Southwest Alaska - More
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Patricia Mining Corp. Announces Drill Results on Riggs Property - More
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Esperanza Discovers Bulk Tonnage Silver Prospect at Flor de Loto - "Esperanza Silver Corp. announces the results from its first systematic sampling program at its Flor de Loto project in central Peru. The Company's geologists have identified a new bulk-tonnage silver target within its central concession area. A total of 163 rock chip samples were systematically collected within the 450 by 80 meter "Breccia" zone. All but five had detectable silver with the highest values being 62 and 54 grams of silver per tonne ( 1.8 and 1.6 ounces silver per ton).(i) Sampling within a mineralized fault zone returned 13 of 50 samples with values in excess of 500 grams silver per tonne (14.6 ounces per ton)." More
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Alexis Minerals Corporation: Eight Drills Recommence Exploration Of The Val d'Or And Rouyn-Noranda Mining Camps, Quebec In 2005 - More
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Apollo Gold Appoints Melvyn Williams as Chief Financial Officer - "Apollo Gold Corporation announces the appointment of Mr. Melvyn Williams as the Company's Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Williams will also continue as a Senior Vice President for Apollo Gold. Mr. Williams has over 25 years of experience in the mining and mining finance industries." More
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Vista Gold Corp. Announces Agreement for Canyon Resources Option to Purchase Hycroft Mine - "Vista Gold Corp., is pleased to announce that it has signed a binding letter of intent agreement with Canyon Resources Corporation of Golden, Colorado to grant Canyon a six-month option to purchase the Hycroft mine in Nevada for an aggregate amount of US$10 million consisting of a combination of US$4 million in cash and US$6 million in equity units." More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Release Date for Crew Gold for Second Quarter Results and Comments on Rio Narcea News Release - More
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New Concessions Added at Copper Duke in Dynasty Copper-Gold Belt - More
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Pan African Adds Francois Lampietti and Thomas Clarke to Madagascar Geological Team - More
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West Hawk Acquires High Grade Copper-Silver Property in Mexico - More
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Robex Board Appoints Richard Savard President & CEO - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


First Narrows Stakes 161 Claims On-trend with Middle River QPX-MegaTEM Anomaly - More
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Canyon Resources Obtains Option to Purchase Hycroft Mine in Nevada - "Canyon Resources Corporation, a Colorado-based mining company, announced today that it has entered into an option to purchase agreement of the Hycroft Mine in Nevada with Vista Gold Corporation. The agreement provides for Canyon to expend $500,000 in development and exploration drilling and mine engineering over a six-month option period. At any time during the six-month period, Canyon could exercise the option to purchase the Hycroft Mine for $4 million in cash and units." More
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Vista Gold Corp. Announces Agreement for Canyon Resources Option to Purchase Hycroft Mine - "Vista Gold Corp., is pleased to announce that it has signed a binding letter of intent agreement with Canyon Resources Corporation of Golden, Colorado to grant Canyon a six-month option to purchase the Hycroft mine in Nevada for an aggregate amount of US$10 million consisting of a combination of US$4 million in cash and US$6 million in equity units." More
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Silver Lures Junior Resource Firm - "Junior resource companies tend to go where the action is, piling into commodities or regions based on price trends or promising discoveries. Sometimes that pattern plays out literally, as in the case of Vancouver-based Endeavour Silver Corp. — formerly Endeavour Gold — which changed its name in August as part of a strategic shift to silver and a game plan aimed at turning the tiny company into a mid-sized silver producer." More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Silver lures junior resource firm - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Atna Reports High Grade Gold Extensions at Pinson - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


TVI Pacific Inc.: Exploration Update; China Operating Subsidiary Granted Qualified Explorer Licence - More
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Full Metal Acquires an Additional 565,000 Acres in Southwest Alaska - More
- 01/24/05 | Item


Bonnie Claire Gold Tailings Project Announced by Tonogold Resources, Inc. - More
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Kinross Halts Russian Gold Project on Tax Dispute - "Kinross Gold Corp. said on Friday it was putting a gold project in Russia on ice because of a tax dispute with the government but that it was not abandoning its operations as reported. The world's seventh biggest gold producer said it won't invest money in developing a new gold vein at its Kubaka mine in Magadan in far-eastern Russia but that it was still mining the nearby Birkachan pit and processing stockpiles at Kubaka." More
- 01/21/05 | Item


EASTMAIN: 2004 Drilling expands Eau Claire Gold Vein System - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Candente Resource Corp.: Amendment to Warrants - More
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Grid Capital Encounters High-Grade Gold and Silver at the Bufa Project, Mexico - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Golden Star 2004 Earnings Conference Call February 3 - "Golden Star Resources Ltd., a Denver-based gold mining company with its assets mainly in Ghana, has scheduled a conference call for Thursday, February 3, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. EST to discuss its 2004 results, following release of its earnings after market close on February 2." More
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Rio Narcea Provides Year-End Update - "Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd. is pleased to report on its gold production for 2004 from its operations in northern Spain and provide an update on the Company's activities. Looking forward, Rio Narcea anticipates strong cash flows with the start of commercial production at the Aguablanca nickel mine during the first quarter of this year, as nickel prices continue to remain strong. On the gold side, with both the El Valle and Carles mines now operating underground, lower gold production and higher operating costs are anticipated in the near-term. However, with the development of the Tasiast gold project in Mauritania underway with production planned for the second half of 2006 and assuming a positive feasibility study at the Salave gold project in Spain, gold production should exceed 300,000 ounces by the end of 2007." More
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Goldsat Mining Inc. Raises $170,000 in Closing of Private Placement - More
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Almaden Minerals Ltd.: High-Grade Gold Discovery in Southern British Columbia - More
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Anatolia Begins Major Drilling Program At Copler - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Monarch Completes Transaction With Charles Couch - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Gammon Lake Resources Inc. Announces Schedule of Upcoming Events - "Gammon Lake Resources Inc. is a Nova Scotia based mineral exploration Company with a 100% interest in the Ocampo gold-Silver Project in Chihuahua, Mexico. The Company's website is www.gammonlake.com. Shares of the Company trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol GAM; and in the U.S. on the AMEX under the symbol GRS." More
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Bishop Appoints Mr. David Blann as V.P. Exploration - More
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Fred George, Chairman and President of Gammon Lake Resources Inc., Meets with President of Mexico, Vicente Fox, to Discuss Development Plans at the Ocampo Gold- - "The purpose of this meeting was to discuss Gammon Lake's development plans at the Ocampo Gold-Silver Project. Gammon Lake has received significant support from the Federal and State Governments in Mexico in obtaining necessary permits required to move the Project through to production. During this meeting Government Officials demonstrated their continued commitment to the development and ongoing operations at the Ocampo Project. Over the next year, the Governments will provide both industrial electrical power to the Project and road paving from Cahuisori to Ocampo." More
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Redhawk Announces Ramona Gold Project Aerial Overview - More
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Minterra Acquires Three Further Gold Prospects in Nevada in the Area of the Battle Mountain-Eureka Trend, Nevada and in Area of the Carlin Trend, Nevada - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Sutter Gold Leases the Eureka Mines - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


San Gold Resources Corporate Update - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Cardero to Begin Trading on Amex January 24, 2005 - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Inmet Mining hosts webcast discussing operations at Cayeli Bakir Isletmeleri, A.S. - More
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Harmony Gold Announces Extension of the Closing Date of the Offer for Gold Fields - "Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited announced today that, while awaiting the outcome of the investigation of the proposed merger by the Competition Authorities of South Africa, the expected closing date of the offer is hereby extended to 5.00 a.m. (EST) on Friday, March 18, 2005. Harmony will notify shareholders by means of a public announcement of any amendment to the expected closing date of the offer set out above. In addition, shareholders should note that, to the extent permitted by law, any Gold Fields share tendered may be accepted and settled prior to the time set for the expiration of the offer, upon satisfaction or waiver (where permissible) of all of the conditions to the offer." More
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Goldcorp again turns down Glamis bid - "Canadian miner Goldcorp's board Friday urged shareholders to reject a $3.4 billion all-stock hostile takeover bid by the U.S.-firm Glamis Gold, ripping the deal for being "inadequate." Toronto-based Goldcorp's board also delayed a shareholder vote on the company's friendly $2.2 billion all-stock takeover offer for Wheaton River Minerals to give investors more time to ponder the two possible transactions." More
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Arizona Star raises issues with securities regulators concerning proposed unsolicited bid by Bema Gold - "Arizona Star Resource Corp. announced today that its Special Committee of independent directors has contacted the Ontario and British Columbia Securities Commissions in connection with Bema Gold Corporation's proposed unsolicited take-over bid for Arizona Star. For more than 10 years prior to December 16, 2004, Bema managed Arizona Star under two management agreements. During that period, all of Arizona Star's senior officers were also officers of Bema, and at least half (and frequently a majority) of Arizona Star's directors were also officers and/or directors of Bema. Bema was, in every meaningful sense of the word, an "insider" of Arizona Star having unfettered access to, and control of, the management and affairs of the Company." More
- 01/21/05 | Item


2 g/t gold in 12,700 metric tons Pershimco's open pit - More
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St Andrew Announces Extension To Period Of Advanced Exploration Project At The Stock Gold Complex To Further Delineate And Develop The Clavos Mine - More
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Nevsun Resources Ltd.: Bisha Exploration Program Commences - "Nevsun Resources Ltd. has re-opened the Bisha exploration camp and has begun the mobilization of drill crews and geological personnel to Eritrea. A 20,000 meter drill program is planned to commence by the end of January. Staff from Boart Longyear are currently at site preparing the two Longyear 44 drill rigs for the program." More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Tenke Announces Drilling Underway at El Bagual Gold/Silver Project in Argentina - More
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VVC Subsidiary Signed Memorandum of Understanding in China - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Aurelian Discovers New Gold Area on its Condor Project - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Share purchase warrants extended - "Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. announced today that it has extended the expiry date of 5,760,000 warrants to purchase 576,000 common shares issued in connection with a US$50 million private placement that closed on October 31, 2003." More
- 01/21/05 | Item


GLR Resources Inc. Announces New Gold Discovery at Goldfields Property - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Goldcorp Encourages Vote on Wheaton Sale - "Toronto-based gold miner Goldcorp Inc. on Friday said it is recommending that shareholders reject the hostile takeover bid from Glamis Gold Ltd. and vote in favor of the proposed sale of the company to Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. In December, Reno, Nev.'s Glamis made a $3.4 billion stock swap offer for Goldcorp after the company agreed to be acquired for $2.2 billion by Wheaton, which is based in Vancouver." More
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Anaconda Gold Makes Production Decision for Pine Cove Gold Project - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


Goldcorp Board Rejects Glamis Offer As Inadequate - "GOLDCORP INC. has announced that the Board of Directors recommends that Goldcorp shareholders (1) REJECT the unsolicited hostile take-over offer by Glamis Gold Ltd. for Goldcorp and (2) VOTE IN FAVOUR of the Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. transaction. Upon finishing its independent review, the Board re-affirmed its original position that the Wheaton transaction is in the best interests of Goldcorp's shareholders." More
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Goldcorp Board Rejects Glamis Offer As Inadequate - "GOLDCORP INC. has announced that the Board of Directors recommends that Goldcorp shareholders (1) REJECT the unsolicited hostile take-over offer by Glamis Gold Ltd. for Goldcorp and (2) VOTE IN FAVOUR of the Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. transaction. Upon finishing its independent review, the Board re-affirmed its original position that the Wheaton transaction is in the best interests of Goldcorp's shareholders." More
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Continental Announces Resignation and Appointment of Directors - More
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Continental Announces Resignation and Appointment of Directors - More
- 01/21/05 | Item


State-of-the-art QPX Geochemistry Survey Returning Positive Results for First Narrows - More
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Expanded Drill Program Begins on McKenzie Island Property, Red Lake, Ontario (Expanded From 2,500 feet To 13,000 feet) - More
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IMA Exploration Inc.: Soil Sampling Reveals a 6 km Mineralized Trend Parallel to the Navidad and Esperanza Trends - "IMA Exploration Inc. is pleased to announce results of ongoing surface work at its 100% owned Navidad project in Patagonia, Argentina. A large expansion to the soil sample grid and follow-up prospecting has uncovered a series of new mineralized zones to the southeast of Loma de la Plata. The newly named "Argenta Trend" includes Sector Zeta and Loma de la Plata and extends approximately six kilometres to the southeast, parallel with the Esperanza and Navidad Trends. Ongoing prospecting and detailed rock sampling continue to define this exciting new trend and individual mineralized zones along it." More
- 01/21/05 | Item


More mergers and acquisitions for gold sector - "The raft of mergers and acquisitions seen in 2004 in the global gold mining sector is likely to continue in 2005, investment bank Merrill Lynch said in a report released this week. Large gold miners facing the prospect of having to replenish multi-million troy ounces of annual reserve reductions due to production losses may covet companies with multi-million oz mines or undeveloped gold projects, the bank said." More
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Eurasian Minerals Inc.: Kuru Tegerek NI 43-101 Resource Estimate - More
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Emgold to Pursue High Grade Molybdenum and Silver on Jazz Property - More
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Toquima Signs Nevada Joint Venture with Newmont - "Toquima Minerals Corporation, through its subsidiary Toquima Minerals US Inc., has signed a joint venture agreement with Newmont Mining Corporation on the Company's LHS Project in Pershing County, Nevada. The LHS property consists of 100 unpatented lode mining claims covering approximately 2,000 acres. It is located 28 miles south of the town of Winnemucca, on the southwest extension of the Getchell Trend of gold deposits. The property is also eight miles north-northeast of Kinross Gold's Goldbanks project, a large epithermal gold resource containing multi-ounce gold intercepts in previous drilling." More
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Big Harmony holder against higher Gold Fields - "The biggest shareholder of South Africa's Harmony Gold said on Friday it would not support a higher takeover bid for Gold Fields Ltd. "At this stage we feel that the offer on the table is very good and we decided we won't support a higher offer," Andre Wilkins, chief executive of African Rainbow Minerals, told Reuters." More
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Big Harmony Holder Against Higher Gold Fields Bid - "The biggest shareholder of South Africa's Harmony Gold said on Friday it would not support a higher takeover bid for Gold Fields Ltd. "At this stage we feel that the offer on the table is very good and we decided we won't support a higher offer," Andre Wilkins, chief executive of African Rainbow Minerals, told Reuters." More
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Newmont eyeing Gold Fields assets - "Newmont Mining Corp. has expressed interest in takeover target Gold Fields' international gold assets, according to a banker familiar with the matter. It is unclear what plan Denver- based Newmont might have for the assets or when it approached Gold Fields." More
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African Gold Group, Inc.: Mineralized Porphyry at Moseaso Yields 51.45 Metres at 0.74 g/t Au and 13.35 metres at 2.16 g/t Au - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Rare Earth Metals Corp.: Appointment of Officer - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Crucitas Permitting Process Advances - More
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Almaden Minerals Ltd.: El Pulpo Project Interest Sold - More
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Almaden Minerals Ltd.: New Gold Project Acquired in Mexico - More
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Lake Shore Gold Corp. Stock Option Plan Approved - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Southwestern Resources Corp.: Porphyry Copper-Gold Mineralization Discovered, Tintaya-Bambas Copper-Gold Skarn/Porphyry Belt, Southern Peru - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Alexis-Noranda Consolidate Control in Central Area of the Rouyn-Noranda Mining Camp, Quebec - More
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Takeover target Wheaton ups 2004 mining output - "Wheaton is trying to seal its takeover by Goldcorp Inc., another Canadian miner, which made a friendly $2 billion bid for Wheaton in December. But the transaction could be spiked by a rival bid for Goldcorp by Glamis Gold Ltd." More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Typhoon Initiates Regional Compilation Along the Porcupine-Destor Fault Near Rouyn-Noranda - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Luna Gold Corp. - Closing of private placement: US$2,270,350 - More
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Wheaton reports record gold production in 2004 - Ian Telfer, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Wheaton, said, "Wheaton has previously proven its ability to add significant shareholder value by making high quality acquisitions. I am extremely proud of our strong operating team, who continue to demonstrate that their experience and dedication are maximizing shareholder returns. We exceeded production targets at each operation and reduced operating costs to record lows". More
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Pioneer Metals and Claude Resources Earn 100% Interest in Nokomis Gold Project - "Exploration programs carried out by Pioneer in 1997, 1999 and 2000 reduced the expenditures required by the option agreement to approximately $215,000. Under the terms of an agreement between Pioneer and Claude Resources Inc., signed in January 2004, Claude carried out an exploration program that fulfilled Pioneer's remaining obligation to Placer and HBED. Claude has now earned a 50% interest in Nokomis, and Claude and Pioneer will proceed as equal joint venture partners with Claude serving as operator." More
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Amera Resources Corporation: Phase II Drilling Underway on Mogote Project, Argentina - More
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Acrex / Moneta to Commence Drill Program on "55" Zone, Timmins, Ontario - More
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Dia Bras Exploration - Update on Promontorio - More
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Canplats Updates Planned Mexican Gold Property Work in 2005 - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Cornerstone and Thundermin Provide Update on Cape Ray Project High Grade Gold and Silver Intersected at Windowglass Hill - More
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Abacus Mining and Exploration Corp.: Giroux Consulting to Prepare Preliminary Resource Estimates on DM, Audra, Crescent Zones and the Rainbow Zone - More
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KUKAMES: Third SIRIOS' project in the vicinity of the Virginia's Eleonore gold discovery - More
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Samira Hill Gold Mine in commercial production - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


European Minerals Corporation: Varvarinskoye Moving Towards Construction - More
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Western Goldfields Defines Expanded Potential at Mesquite Gold Mine - More
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Odyssey Commissions Study At Tavsan Gold Property - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Temex acquires Jumping Moose high grade gold property - More
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Global Gold Corporation Names Ian Hague as a Member of the Board of Directors - More
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Karmin Exploration Receives Report That Project Operator Votorantim Will Carry Out 2005 Drilling Program at Karmin's Aripuana Polymetallic Zinc-Silver Project, - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Largo Resources Ltd.: Phase II Drilling at Macuchi Property, Ecuador Confirms Significant (20 to 90 Metre Width) Gold/Copper Mineralization - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Goldcrest Increases Oxide and Non-Refractory Resource Estimates on Three Zones at Youanmi by 120% and obtains encouraging Metallurgical Tests at the Plant-Zone - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Semafo reports 35% increase in 2004 production and targets 180,000 ounces for 2005 - More
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Bear Creek announces Corani silver-gold-copper acquisition - More
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Silverado's Green Fuel Subsidiary President Awarded Ronald Reagan Republican Gold Medal - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Twin Mining retains Renmark Financial Communications Inc. - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Petaquilla Minerals Ltd.: David Nowak-P. Geo. and Dr. Margaret Venable-PhD. Geo. Join PTQ - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Intrepid Minerals Corporation: High Grade Gold and Silver Results Confirm Consistency of Kamila Deposit - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


No follow-up Harmony, GFI, Norilsk meet - "The follow-up meeting that was mooted to take place during January between representatives of Harmony Gold, Gold Fields and Russian mining group Norilsk Nickel has not been organised, Harmony and Gold Fields spokespersons said on Thursday." More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Mundoro Increases Indicated Resources by 1.9 Million Ounces Gold at Maoling, China - More
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Major Drilling Renews Goldcorp Contract - "Major Drilling Group International Inc. today reported that it has successfully renegotiated its drilling contract with Goldcorp Inc. at Red Lake, Ontario. Major Drilling has entered into a renewed two year contract with Goldcorp to provide contract drilling services at its Red Lake mine commencing January 1, 2005. The contract covers Goldcorp's exploration and definition drilling requirements, including deep hole directional drilling at the mine, estimated at about 85,000 meters per year of underground and 20,000 meters per year of surface drilling during the term of the contract. It is expected that eight to ten underground rigs and two to four surface rigs, depending on drilling requirements and seasonal factors, will be deployed under the terms of this contract which is projected to generate revenues of up to $12 million per year." More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Birim Goldfields Inc.: Kuri Gold Prospect Now At Drilling Stage, 5,000 metre-long Soil Anomaly Outlined - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Intrepid Minerals Corporation: High Grade Drilling Reinforces Consistency of Casposo Deposit - More
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Quincy Announces Results of Quartz Mountain Project Drilling Program - More
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Mindoro Resources Ltd.: Copper-Gold Drill Targets Confirmed on Tapian San Francisco; New Ground Acquired - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Scorpio announces further underground drilling results and development at Candelaria - More
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United Development International to Begin Share Buyback Program; Company Significantly Undervalued - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Companies trailing in global AIDS fight - survey - "Any company that has really taken this seriously and reached out, like Anglo-American and Heineken, has not only made a difference for their employees but for an entire community." It is only in the hardest-hit countries, where HIV prevalence rates are above 20 percent of the population, that businesses have become seriously engaged in offering advice and treatment. Yet across sub-Saharan Africa, even in countries with HIV rates of 10-19 percent, formal AIDS policies remain rare. More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Tumi Resources Limited Acquires Right to Purchase 100% of the La Trini and Mololoa Silver-Gold Properties, Jalisco, Mexico - More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Mawson becomes the largest exploration title holder in the Skellefte gold district and the fourth largest explorer by area in Sweden - More
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Glamis Gold Ltd.: Goldcorp Shareholders Who Acquired Their Shares After December 31, 2004 Can Still Vote - "Glamis Gold Ltd. wants to remind Goldcorp shareholders who acquired their shares after December 31, 2004 (the record date for the January 31, 2005 Goldcorp shareholder meeting to consider the Wheaton River transaction), that they can still vote their shares at the Goldcorp meeting if certain steps are taken prior to 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on Friday, January 21, 2005." More
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Glamis Gold Ltd.: Goldcorp Shareholders Who Acquired Their Shares After December 31, 2004 Can Still Vote - "Glamis Gold Ltd. wants to remind Goldcorp shareholders who acquired their shares after December 31, 2004 (the record date for the January 31, 2005 Goldcorp shareholder meeting to consider the Wheaton River transaction), that they can still vote their shares at the Goldcorp meeting if certain steps are taken prior to 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on Friday, January 21, 2005." More
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Newmont Feels Heat From Shareholders - "If the price of gold were the only barometer of a gold company's performance, Newmont Mining Corp.'s shareholders would have been happier in 2004. Spot gold prices hit a 16-year high of $457 an ounce last month. Because Newmont doesn't hedge its gold production with futures contracts, it enjoyed the full extent of the gains." More
- 01/20/05 | Item


Goldcliff Resource Corporation: High-Grade Gold Values Intersected at Panorama Ridge - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Vista Gold Corp. Announces Luzon Exercises Option to Purchase Amayapampa Project, Bolivia - Vista Gold Corp., is pleased to announce that Luzon Minerals Ltd. has informed Vista that it wishes to exercise its option to purchase Vista's Amayapampa gold project in Bolivia. Mike Richings, Vista President and CEO, stated, "We are very pleased that Luzon has decided to proceed, although the bankable project feasibility study is still in the final stages of completion. We also wish to congratulate Luzon on achieving a major milestone in the development of this excellent project by reaching a socio-economic agreement with the local communities affected by the proposed development." More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Pan American Silver files shelf prospectus - "Pan American Silver Corp. has filed a preliminary short form shelf prospectus with the securities commissions in each of the provinces of Canada and a corresponding registration statement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. These filings, when made final, will allow the Company to make offerings of common shares, warrants, debt securities, subscription receipts or any combination thereof of up to $150 million during the next 25 months on similar terms to potential purchasers anywhere in these provinces and the United States." More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Pan American Silver files $150 mln mixed shelf - "Canadian-based miner Pan American Silver Corp. may periodically sell up to $150 million in common shares, debt securities, warrants and subscription receipts, according to a U.S. regulatory filing on Wednesday." More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Jasper Mining Corporation stakes Conrad Creek North claims - More
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Workers' Union Ratifies the Collective Agreement with NVI Mining Ltd., a Subsidiary of Breakwater Resources Ltd. - More
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Wesdome Gold Mines Inc. - VC zone growing - More
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Asia Gold Corp.: Porphyry Copper Style Mineralization Discovered in Trenches at Oyut Ovoo, Gobi Region, Mongolia - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Acero-Martin Exploration Inc. - Pinaya, Peru drilling results - More
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Southwestern Resources Corp.: Pre-Feasibility Study and Major Drilling Program Planned, Accha-Yanque Zinc Project, Southern Peru - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Rules, expansion fatigue hit Canadian gold CEOs - "Chief executives of two of North America's five largest gold companies have announced they will quit, leading analysts to wonder if weariness is creeping into boardrooms as the industry struggles to expand and tougher rules tie up management time." More
- 01/19/05 | Item


United Development International Acquires Mining Rights in Venezuela - More
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Exall Trading Activity - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


SearchGold Expects to Release Annual and Q1 Statements by February 7, 2005 - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Sabina exercises option to earn 100% interest in the high grade silver Hackett River Property - "Sabina Resources Ltd. is pleased to announce that pursuant to its agreement with Cominco Mining Partnership, the Company has delivered notice to CMP that it has exercised its option to earn a 100% interest in the Hackett River Property, a zinc and silver-rich base metal project located in Nunavut, Canada (signing of this agreement announced in press release dated February 23, 2004). The Company, which recently announced high grade silver drill intersections up to 49 oz silver/ton and over 1 oz gold/ton at Hackett, has now expended in excess of $7,000,000 in exploration on the Property, and issued 159,091 Units of the Company each to CMP and Etruscan Resources Inc., all as required pursuant to the agreement." More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Exploration Programs to Begin on Two Gold Properties in Nevada - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Ekwan-X Announces Appointment of Nevada Project Team - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Romarco Announces 2005 Exploration Programs - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Correction -- Silverado Gold Mines Ltd. - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Grizzly Diamonds Enters into Option Agreement for Goat Mine Silver-Gold-Lead-Zinc Property in British Columbia - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


King's Bay Gold 2004 Pickle Lake Drilling Results and Update - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Gossan Announces Financing - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Southwestern shares shine on China gold results - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Boulder Mining Corporation: 2004 Program Defines new Target Areas and Extends Azurite Hill Gold Discovery South - More
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Analyst says Goldcorp, Glamis should stay single - "Goldcorp Inc. shareholders should reject proposed mergers with Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. and Glamis Gold Ltd. as both Goldcorp and Glamis are better off on their own, an industry analyst said on Wednesday. As North American gold analysts came out in favor of one or the other of the deals, Desjardins Securities' Michael Fowler urged Goldcorp shareholders to vote no on Jan. 31 to its planned $2 billion takeover of Wheaton and not to tender their stock to Glamis' $2.7 billion offer for Goldcorp." More
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Analyst Says Goldcorp, Glamis Should Stay Single - "Goldcorp Inc. shareholders should reject proposed mergers with Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. and Glamis Gold Ltd. as both Goldcorp and Glamis are better off on their own, an industry analyst said on Wednesday. As North American gold analysts came out in favor of one or the other of the deals, Desjardins Securities' Michael Fowler urged Goldcorp shareholders to vote no on Jan. 31 to its planned $2 billion takeover of Wheaton and not to tender their stock to Glamis' $2.7 billion offer for Goldcorp." More
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Solid Resources announces exploration programs for 2005 - More
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Farallon Commences Drilling Program at Campo Morado - More
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Dynasty Reports A Target Potential of 1.0-1.7 Million Ounces of Gold on the Hatu Project in Northwest China - More
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Firestone Ventures signs Agreement with North American Gem on Louise Lake Copper-Gold-Molybdenum Project, B.C. - More
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Mayfair Mining and Minerals, Inc. Acquires UK Subsidiary and Enters Joint Venture With Zambian Group - More
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Desert Sun Intersects 5.46 gAu/T OVER 21.9m Along the Bahia Gold Belt at Pindobacu, 50km North of Jacobina Mine - "DESERT SUN MINING CORP. has received the results of a reconnaissance diamond drill program to test several target areas in the northern portion of the Bahia Gold Belt in Northeastern Brazil. In total, 10 holes totaling 2,000m were completed on selected targets over an area of 50 km by 5 km that were identified by geological mapping/sampling, soil geochemical sampling and induced polarization geophysical surveys." More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Overview of 2004 at Committee Bay - More
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Portal Outlines Three More Gopper/Gold Porphyry Targets at Anchoris - More
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TLC Ventures Reports Drilling Results For the Point Leamington Zn-Au-Cu-Ag Project, Newfoundland - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Andresmin acquires new property in Lima, Peru and mobilizes crew - More
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Coral Gold Resources Ltd. and Levon Resources Ltd.: Joint News Release - More
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Solitario Resources - Newmont Mining Sign Definitive Agreements on Strategic Alliance, Private Placement, Yanacocha Royalty and Work Commitment - "Solitario and Newmont will mutually select specific regions in South America to explore for gold. The first such Alliance Project is approximately 4,000 square kilometers in size and located in southern Peru. Solitario will initiate its exploration program beginning in early February. Solitario will own 100% of any property acquired subject to a sliding scale royalty to a maximum of 2% NSR royalty in favor of Newmont and Newmont's right to joint venture any acquired Alliance Property." More
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Southwestern Resources Corp.: Drill Results Include a 13.65 Metre Intersection of 30.7 Grams Per Tonne Gold in Hole B04-53 Boka Gold Project, Yunnan - More
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Franklin Mining 2004 Year in Review - More
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Wallbridge Continues to Extend Broken Hammer Zone On Wisner Property in Sudbury - More
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Wheaton River's Ian Telfer Wins Mining Award - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. is pleased to announce that Mr. Ian Telfer, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Wheaton River Minerals, has been awarded the prestigious Murray Pezim Award by the BC & Yukon Chamber of Mines for perseverance and success in financing mineral exploration." More
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Gold Fields Announces That it has Increased its Total Indirect Stake in Medoro Resources Ltd. to 13.4% - "Gold Fields Limited announces that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Orogen Holding Limited, has purchased 7,692,307 common shares of Medoro Resources Ltd. in a non-brokered private placement. The shares represent 8.1% of the issued and outstanding common shares of Medoro. The shares have been acquired for investment purposes." More
- 01/19/05 | Item


End-Of Year Update Estimates for the Mineral Reserves and Resources of the Mana Property - More
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Serengeti Resources Acquires Additional Land in the Quesnel Trough Mineral Belt of British Columbia - More
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Sunridge Reports More High-Grade Gold, Copper and Zinc Assays From Asmara Project, Eritrea - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Galaxy Minerals Receives Independent Results Confirming Economic Gold Grades at Its Yellow Jacket Mine - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Trigon and Pele Mountain sign Option Agreement on James Bay Lowlands - More
- 01/19/05 | Item


Clifton Mining Company - New Discoveries Lead To New Patents Filed - More
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Mawson Resources Ltd. - Successful completion of drilling at Vargbacken, Sweden - More
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Gold Fields Announces That it has Increased its Total Indirect Stake in Medoro Resources Ltd. to 13.4% - "Gold Fields Limited announces that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Orogen Holding Limited, has purchased 7,692,307 common shares of Medoro Resources Ltd. in a non-brokered private placement. The shares represent 8.1% of the issued and outstanding common shares of Medoro. The shares have been acquired for investment purposes." More
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CVRD Announces 2005 Capex Budget - "Companhia Vale do Rio Doce announces that its Board of Directors has just approved capital expenditure of US$ 3.332 billion in 2005." More
- 01/18/05 | Item


Golden Peaks Resources Ltd. - Permits received - More
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Endeavour Silver Corp.: Underground Sampling Extends High Grade Silver Mineralization, Trial Mining Now Underway at North Porvenir Zone, Santa Cruz Mine, Durang - "Endeavour Silver Corp. announces that underground sampling has extended the high grade silver mineralization and trial mining is now underway at the newly discovered North Porvenir Zone, Santa Cruz Mine, Durango, Mexico. In November and December, 2004 Endeavour released high grade silver assays from North Porvenir in two surface drill holes, eight underground crosscuts and two pre-production sill levels. As shown in the attached table and diagram, crosscuts XC-9, 10 and 11 extend the new North Porvenir high grade zone for a total sampled strike length of 140 m." More
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Buenaventura Restructures Long-Term Hedge Book Profile - "Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A., Peru's largest publicly traded precious metals mining company, today announced the restructuring of its hedge book. The new hedge book still commits 2,693,000 ounces of gold, but is subject to a new profile between 2005 and 2012." More
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Southwestern Resources Corp.: Drill Results Include a 13.65 Metre Intersection of 30.7 Grams Per Tonne Gold in Hole B04-53 Boka Gold Project, Yunnan Province, C - More
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ValGold adds to the U-V gold zone & discovers second significant zone at its Tower Mountain property, Ontario - More
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Tonogold Resources, Inc. Announces King Tonopah Gold and Silver Project - More
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Starfield Resources Inc. Ferguson Lake Project Expanded to 430,347 Acres Along 107 Kilometers of Strike - More
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AfriOre Reports Third Quarter Earnings - More
- 01/18/05 | Item


Finlay Minerals Ltd. - Summary of 2004 Exploration Drilling on the Pil Property - More
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Apogee Phase I Shows High Values Of Silver, Zinc, Indium - More
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Coral Gold Resources Ltd.: Strong Evidence that Robertson Property has Excellent Potential for Expansion - More
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Sur Discovers Major Geophysical Anomalies at its Comval Gold Project - More
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Sanu Resources Ltd.: Update on Eritrea - More
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Drilling Confirms High Grade Intersections on El Cometa Prospect, Copalquin Property in Durango, Mexico - More
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Midway Discovers New Gold at Spring Valley Project. - More
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United Development International: Five Ounces Gold Per Ton Discovered on La Ronge Gold Property - More
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Cassidy Gold Set to Resume Drilling at Kouroussa - More
- 01/18/05 | Item


GLR To Begin Diamond Drilling Teck Township - More
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Eagle Plains/Canadian Goldrush Sign Letter of Intent on "Titan" High-Grade Molybdenum Project - More
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Barrick Receives Confirmation in Peruvian Tax Matter - "Barrick Gold Corporation announced today that it has received confirmation from SUNAT, the Peruvian tax agency, that SUNAT will not be appealing the September 30, 2004, Tax Court decision." More
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Great Basin Signficantly Increases Burnstone Gold Resources - "Ronald W. Thiessen, President and CEO of Great Basin Gold Ltd. is pleased to announce the results of a new overall mineral resource estimate for the Burnstone Project, located in the northeastern part of the Witwatersrand Basin, 80 kilometres southeast of Johannesburg, South Africa, where the Company has drilled 120,000 metres of core in 187 holes over the past twenty-four months. The current estimates, based on drilling to November 2004, show increases in the size and classifications of the gold resources at Burnstone." More
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Crown Resources Corporation Closes US$1.0 Million Private Placement With Kinross Gold Corporation - "Crown Resources Corporation announced that it closed a US$1.0 million private placement financing with Kinross Gold Corporation. Kinross purchased 511,640 common shares of Crown for $1.9545 per share. Crown and Kinross are currently working towards closing the previously announced (Nov. 20, 2003) definitive acquisition agreement whereby Kinross will acquire Crown and its 100%-owned Buckhorn Mountain gold deposit located in north central Washington state, USA, approximately 42 miles by road from Kinross' Kettle River gold milling facility." More
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Continuum: Underground Channel Sampling on New Level 6 at the San Jose Silver-Gold Deposit in Oaxaca, Mexico Yields 14.5 Meters (True Thickness) Averaging 6.52 - More
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Idaho General Mines, Inc Purchases Turner Gold Property, Josephine County, Oregon - More
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AXMIN Inc.: Three New Gold Discoveries on the Bambari Permits, Central African Republic - More
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Normabec: Beginning of the 2005 Diamond Drilling Program on the Pitt Gold Property - More
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Madison Explorations - drill program - More
- 01/18/05 | Item


Osprey Gold Corp. Announces Shareholder Meeting - More
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Great Basin Signficantly Increases Burnstone Gold Resources - "Ronald W. Thiessen, President and CEO of Great Basin Gold Ltd. is pleased to announce the results of a new overall mineral resource estimate for the Burnstone Project, located in the northeastern part of the Witwatersrand Basin, 80 kilometres southeast of Johannesburg, South Africa, where the Company has drilled 120,000 metres of core in 187 holes over the past twenty-four months. The current estimates, based on drilling to November 2004, show increases in the size and classifications of the gold resources at Burnstone." More
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Drilling on Essakan Main Zone Continues to Yield Strong Results - Intersections include 10.2 g/t over 45m and 5.9 g/t over 56m - "Orezone Resources Inc. is pleased to announce the latest results from a US $5.2 million exploration program being carried out on the Company's Essakan gold project in Burkina Faso, West Africa. The results are from reverse circulation and core holes designed to expand resources by drilling the down plunge extension of the Essakan Main Zone, and from 25m by 25m infill drilling on the existing resource." More
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Silver Standard Intersects Significant Silver Mineralization at Berenguela Project in Peru - "Silver Standard Resources Inc. is pleased to report significant intersections from drilling at the Berenguela project located five kilometers west of Santa Lucia on the altiplano of southern Peru. The Berenguela property covers a zone of polymetallic mineralization which hosts significant silver resources and has received little exploration attention since the 1960's. Silver Standard holds an option to acquire the silver resources on the property." More
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Golden Odyssey Mining Sets Plan to Initiate Exploration Program on its Morningstar Property in Esmeralda County, Nevada - More
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Stealth Minerals Limited: Exploration Update; Large-Scale Bulk Tonnage Gold and Silver Targets Identified on Nub Mountain - More
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Webcast Alert: Meridian Gold Presentation at Informed Investors Precious Metals & Mining Virtual Forum to be Webcast on Thursday, January 20, 2005, 10:30 am - "Meridian Gold, Inc. is a mid-tier gold producer with world-class mining operations in Chile and a pipeline of promising exploration projects throughout the Americas. Our success to date is based on five grass-roots gold discoveries, a low-cost strategy, and a different yet better approach to balanced growth. Meridian is dedicated to building a better future for our shareholders and employees, contributing to the progress of the communities in which we operate and implementing strict practices designed to preserve our environment." More
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DRDGold names new Chief Financial Officer - "South African gold miner DRDGold on Tuesday announced the appointment of Doug Campbell as Chief Financial Officer and as an executive director of the company." More
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Oremex reports assays that continue to indicate high-grade silver at its Tejamen property in Mexico - More
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Rincon Resources Completes Surface Exploration Program. Drill Campaign to Commence at Tudor Gold Project - Ontario, Canada. - More
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Geologix Acquires Option to Purchase 100% Interest in the Farrell Canyon Property, Pershing County, Nevada - More
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Grayd Resource: Gold Reach Resources Announce Discovery of Copper-Gold Porphyry at Seel; Drill Hole S 04-4 Intersects 148m Grading 0.29% Cu and 0.27 g/t Au - More
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Ivanhoe Mines Receives Chinese Central Government Approval for Inner Mongolia Gold, Copper and Silver Projects - "Ivanhoe Mines Chairman Robert Friedland and Executive Vice President, Exploration, Douglas Kirwin today announced that the Chinese Ministry of Land & Resources (MOLAR) has approved the transfer of six exploration licences held in the name of the Inner Mongolia Bureau of Geology (Bureau) into Ivanhoe's Yahao joint venture, an 80/20 joint venture between Ivanhoe Mines (80%) and the Bureau (20%). In addition, the joint venture has received a 30-year Permanent Business Licence from the Inner Mongolia Provincial Government." More
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Argentex secures $500,000 funding; to commence drilling on high-grade Pinguino gold-silver project - More
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Pele Mountain Discovers Two Large Diamond Zones at Festival - "Pele Mountain Resources announced today that additional exploration and positive sampling results have led to the discovery of two large diamond-bearing volcanogenic zones at the Festival Diamond Project in northern Ontario. Goldcorp has the option to earn up to a 60-percent interest in Festival from Pele and has advised Pele that it intends to continue funding the project. Preparations for the 2005 exploration program are now underway." More
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Mindoro Resources Ltd. and Panoro Minerals Ltd.: Two Promising Porphyry Copper-Gold Drill Targets Defined on Agata Project; New Ground Acquired - More
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Scorpio provides initial results of surface drilling on Nuestra Senora deposit - More
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Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Reports Fourth-Quarter and Twelve-Month 2004 Results - "Fourth-quarter 2004 net income of $212.5 million, $1.08 per share, vs. fourth-quarter 2003 net income of $0.2 million; full-year 2004 net income of $156.8 million, $0.85 per share, vs. 2003 net income of $154.2 million, $0.97 per share." More
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United Development International to Expand Exploration Program on Canadian Gold Properties - More
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Apollo Gold Reports on 2004 Production and Operating Outlook for 2005 - "Apollo Gold Corporation reports fourth quarter 2004 gold production of 29,500 ounces and 106,825 ounces for the year. Total cash cost per ounce of gold was US$362 for the fourth quarter of 2004 and US$392 for the year." More
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El Capitan Precious Metals Hires L. Ronald Perkins to Serve as Vice President Responsible for Administration, Marketing and Communication - More
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Pearl Asian Mining Industries, Inc. (PRMN) Announces the Initial Geological Evaluation of XYZ Mine Site and Gold Mill Plant Identification for Its Baleno Gold P - More
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Tournigan Gets Blasting Permission at Curraghinalt - More
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AngloGold Ashanti Fourth Quarter and Year-End Earnings Call - "AngloGold Ashanti's fourth quarter and year-end earnings conference call will take place on Thursday, January 27, at 9:00am EST. Participants can access the call in North America by dialing (800) 860 2442 or (412) 858 4600 and referencing 'AngloGold Ashanti.' To access the call from the UK, dial (0800) 917 7042 or +44 020 7107 0611. The fourth quarter earnings call will include a dividend declaration." More
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Agnico-Eagle announces board changes - "Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited is pleased to announce that Ebe Scherkus, P.Eng., Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited, has been appointed to the board of directors of the company effective today. Mr. Scherkus has been with the company for 20 years and has held his current position since 1998. Prior to that, Mr. Scherkus served as Vice-President, Operations from 1996 and as a manager of the Company's LaRonde Division from 1986." More
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Harmony Ups Cost Estimate of Takeover Bid - "Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. significantly raised the estimate of the cost of its hostile takeover bid for rival Gold Fields Ltd. in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, a newspaper reported Monday. Business Report said Harmony said cash expenses connected to the takeover bid so far totaled $46 million. The newspaper said the expense was 153 percent higher than the $18.15 million it had predicted it would cost last October." More
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ECU Silver Announces Today the Closing of a Private Placement Resulting in Gross Proceeds of $2,863,651 Being Received in Eight '8' Installments by ECU Silver - "The net proceeds of this offering will be used to fund the payment of amounts owing to the settled parties pursuant to the settlement announced in the press release dated November 10, 2004, to fund the continued development of ECU Silver's mines and to provide ECU Silver with working capital." More
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Bidder Glamis targets Goldcorp retail investors - "Glamis Gold Ltd. stepped up its campaign on Monday to win over Goldcorp Inc.'s large batch of retail shareholders, two weeks before they vote on Goldcorp's planned takeover of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd." More
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Norilsk managers quit to create M&A company - "Two senior managers of Russian metals giant Norilsk Nickel quit the company to set up an independent firm that will provide Norilsk with services and advice on mergers and acquisitions, Norilsk said on Monday." More
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Mvela denies it endorses Hamony bid for Gold Fields - "Mvelaphanda Resources, the black-owned partner of Gold Fields Ltd with a 15 percent stake, denied on Monday it endorsed Harmony Gold's hostile bid for Gold Fields." More
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Harmony Ups Cost Estimate of Takeover Bid - "Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. significantly raised the estimate of the cost of its hostile takeover bid for rival Gold Fields Ltd. in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, a newspaper reported Monday. Business Report said Harmony said cash expenses connected to the takeover bid so far totaled $46 million. The newspaper said the expense was 153 percent higher than the $18.15 million it had predicted it would cost last October." More
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Harmony Ups Cost Estimate of Takeover Bid - "Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. significantly raised the estimate of the cost of its hostile takeover bid for rival Gold Fields Ltd. in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, a newspaper reported Monday. Business Report said Harmony said cash expenses connected to the takeover bid so far totaled $46 million. The newspaper said the expense was 153 percent higher than the $18.15 million it had predicted it would cost last October." More
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CDG Investments Inc.: Notice of Intention to Distribute/Sell Securities - More
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Wheaton to Release 4th Quarter and Year End Results March 7, 2005 - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. will release fourth quarter and year end results for 2004 on Monday, March 7th, 2005 after the close of business. A conference call will be held Tuesday, March 8th at 11:00 am (ET) to discuss these results. You may join the call by dialing toll free 1-866-902-2211, or (416) 695-6120 for calls from outside of Canada and the US." More
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Rubicon Commences H-Pond Drilling in Newfoundland - "The H-Pond prospect, located near Gander, Newfoundland, is characterized by multiple vein zones carrying gold over thicknesses from one to 24 metres. Significant intercepts from previous drilling include 16.23 g/t gold over 2.30 metres and 12.64 g/t gold over 1.25 metres. High-grade gold zones occur within extensively altered and veined sections e.g., 44.45 metres of 0.75 g/t gold, which indicates the presence of a large mineralized system." More
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Glamis Gold Launches Dissident Proxy Solicitation - "Glamis Gold Ltd. (TSX:GLG - News; NYSE:GLG - News) announced that it filed today with securities regulators a Dissident Proxy Circular for the Goldcorp Inc. special shareholders meeting to be held January 31, 2005, and is mailing the Dissident Circular to Goldcorp shareholders. The Dissident Circular allows Glamis to directly solicit from Goldcorp shareholders a "NO" vote on the resolution to approve the proposed Goldcorp take-over bid for Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. Defeating the resolution allows Goldcorp shareholders to accept Glamis' superior take-over bid and is a condition of that premium offer." More
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Minera Andes Reports Drilling Scheduled for Huevos Verdes East High-Grade Silver/Gold Target - More
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ECU Silver Mining Inc.: PR - "ECU Silver (TSX:ECU) announces the receipt of additional assay results from channel samples in development workings of the Santa Juana vein on the 15th and 17th levels drifts and raises.." More
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Cabo Announces Mexico Drilling Contract - More
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Drilling commences in Shandong Province China, gold property - More
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Century Mining Reports Positive Results From RC Drilling Program Ahead of Returning the Sigma Mine to Production - More
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Continental's Option of Xietongmen Gold-Copper Property Finalized - More
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Nevada Pacific's Magistral Gold Mine Enters Commercial Operations - More
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Searchgold Hires A Vice-President Exploration - More
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Amerix and Stroud Set to Start Exploration Program on Mexican Silver-Gold Project - More
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Glencairn Provides Corporate Update; Bellavista On Track for Gold Production in Q2/05 - More
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Terra Nova Gold Corp.: Drilling Underway At San Diego - More
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China NetTV's Interest In Xietongmen Gold-Copper Property - More
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Glencairn Provides Corporate Update - More
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Pure Gold Minerals Inc.: Second Quarter Results - More
- 01/15/05 | Item


Drilling Resumes at Lund's Aldebaran Property - More
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Agnico-Eagle announces filing of amended continuous disclosure documents - "Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited today announced the filing of an amended Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2003 and management's discussion and analysis for such period. The Company has also revised the notes to its financial statements for that period to provide additional disclosure. The revisions in the Company's Form 20-F and management's discussion and analysis also provide additional disclosure regarding the reporting of non-GAAP measures and the Company's accounting policies and include some updated information. The amended filings respond to comments Agnico-Eagle received from staff at the Securities and Exchange Commission." More
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Summary Financial Data of Goldcorp Inc. and Summary Pro Forma Financial Data - "GOLDCORP INC. presents, in connection with the offer by Goldcorp Inc. and Goldcorp Acquisition ULC to purchase all of the outstanding common shares of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. (on the basis of 0.25 Goldcorp common shares for each Wheaton common share (the "Offer")), the following Summary Financial Data of Goldcorp Inc. and Summary Pro Forma Financial Data(1):" More
- 01/15/05 | Item


Franklin Mining Retains Strategy Partners - More
- 01/14/05 | Item


A Subsidiary of Breakwater Resources Ltd., NVI Mining Ltd., Reaches a Tentative Agreement with Workers' Union - More
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Centerra Gold Announces Conference Call and Webcast of 2004 Financial and Operating Results - More
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Canadian Zinc Corporation: 10% Rolling Stock Option Plan Adopted, Stock Options Granted - More
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Jinshan to Review 217 Project Resource Estimate - More
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Goldcorp cools rhetoric in takeover tussle - "As its takeover battle heats up, Goldcorp Inc. sought to distance the company on Friday from comments by its chief executive about a hostile bid from Glamis Gold Corp. Treading carefully around securities' laws, the Toronto-based miner said its board first had to give a formal response to Glamis' $2.7 billion all-share offer before the company would talk about it." More
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Wits Basin Provides Update on Exploration Projects - More
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Goldcorp and Wheaton Regret the Cancellation of the Luncheon, Conference Call and Webcast Scheduled for Today - "Today, Goldcorp announced that a Special Committee of the Board is reviewing the Glamis bid in detail, to determine whether anything emerges that would change the Board’s view and to guide the Board in its response to developments as they occur. The Board and the Special Committee are working closely with its professional advisers and will announce the Board’s formal response to the Glamis offer as soon as possible. In accordance with applicable securities laws, Goldcorp will not be making public comment about the situation until the Board has published its formal response. We regret that Goldcorp will be unable to continue engaging shareholders for approximately the next week. We will be following with more details as they become available."
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Sunridge Gold Corp.: Work to Resume on Asmara Project, Eritrea - More
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Amera Resumes Exploration Program on Mogote Project, Argentina - More
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Noront Updates its Double Eagle Project, McFaulds Lake Area Northeastern Ontario; its Burnthill Tungsten Deposit New Brunswick and Inner Mongolian Copper/Gold P - More
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Melkior Resources Inc. Announces the Acquisition of a Gold Property in Quebec - More
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Arizona Star Appoints National Bank Financial as Financial Advisor - "The Special Committee of the Board of Arizona Star Resource Corp. announced today that it has engaged National Bank Financial Inc. as its financial advisor in connection with Bema Gold Corporation's proposed take-over bid for Arizona Star and, if appropriate, to assist the Special Committee in reviewing strategic alternatives to maximize shareholder value... Arizona Star holds a 25% interest in the Cerro Casale gold-copper project located in Chile. Placer Dome holds a 51% interest in the project and is the operator. Bema Gold holds the remaining 24%." More
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Sanu Resources Ltd.: Update on Eritrea - More
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Eritrea says permits Nevsun, Sub-Sahara to return - "Eritrea will permit gold exploration firms Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NSU.TO: Quote, Profile, Research) and Sub-Sahara Resources NL to resume operations, four months after ordering them to halt work, the information minister said on Friday." More
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Sino Silver Corp. Begins Trading Under New Symbol - "Sino Silver Corp. announced today that its common stock will begin trading under the symbol "SSLV" on the OTC Bulletin Board. The new trading symbol is in accordance with the recent corporate name change from Bream Ventures Inc. to Sino Silver Corp. Sino Silver's common stock previously traded under the symbol 'BRMV'." More
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Goldcorp to review takeover bid from Glamis Gold - "Goldcorp Inc. said on Friday it is still reviewing an offer from Glamis Gold Ltd. and should have a response as soon as possible." More
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IGC Resources Inc. Announces Stock Option Grant - More
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Bravo Venture Group Inc.: Homestake Ridge Surface Program Yields Drill Targets for 2005 Season - More
- 01/14/05 | Item


ValGold intersects new gold-copper mineralization at Tongchanggou operation in western China - More
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U.S. Gold Corporation Announces Positive Study on Tonkin Springs - More
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Chesapeake Commences First Phase of Drilling on La Gitana Large Mineralized Extensions Discovered Northwest and Southeast - More
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Goldcorp-News Release - "Although the Board has not changed its view that its shareholders should approve Goldcorp's offer to acquire Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., the Board and Special Committee urge shareholders to await the completion of the Special Committee's review of Glamis' unsolicited offer, and the Board's formal response, before taking any action in response to the Glamis offer. In accordance with applicable securities laws, Goldcorp will not be making public comment about the Glamis offer until the Board has published its formal response." More
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Glamis Gold Ltd.: Adding Financial Advisors Does Not Add Value For Goldcorp Shareholders - "Glamis Gold Ltd. said today that Goldcorp Inc.'s engagement of its third investment bank in as many months does not serve the best interests of Goldcorp shareholders. On January 12, Goldcorp announced that it had engaged Bear Stearns & Co., Inc. in addition to GMP Securities Inc. to provide financial advice in connection with Goldcorp's proposed acquisition of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., the take-over offer by Glamis for Goldcorp, or other potential transactions." More
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Glamis Gold Ltd.: Adding Financial Advisors Does Not Add Value For Goldcorp Shareholders - "Glamis Gold Ltd. said today that Goldcorp Inc.'s engagement of its third investment bank in as many months does not serve the best interests of Goldcorp shareholders. On January 12, Goldcorp announced that it had engaged Bear Stearns & Co., Inc. in addition to GMP Securities Inc. to provide financial advice in connection with Goldcorp's proposed acquisition of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., the take-over offer by Glamis for Goldcorp, or other potential transactions." More
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Nevsun Resources Ltd.: Work to Resume in Eritrea - "Nevsun Resources Ltd is pleased to report that during a consultation meeting with the Minister of Energy and Mines held in Asmara the Company has been granted permission to resume work on its exploration portfolio in Eritrea." More
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Gammon Lake Announces Prospectus Qualification of Cdn. $110,005,000 Private Placement Financing - "Gammon Lake Resources Inc. announces that it has received receipts from all applicable securities regulators for a final prospectus qualifying the exercise of 15,715,000 Special Warrants. In addition, a registration statement of Gammon Lake on Form F-10 registering the 15,715,000 common shares underlying the Special Warrants was declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission." More
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AngloGold enters agreement to explore Nevada - "AngloGold has entered into an agreement with Canadian Redstar Gold outlining terms in regards to an exploration partnership to prospect Nevada." More
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Newmont raises relief aid to RP 45 billion - "Newmont Mining Corporation has raised its relief aid for tsunami victims to Rp 45 billion from Rp 5 billion previously. The aid would be channeled through a number of international aid agencies in Indonesia and other Southeast Asian countries, the company said in a press release issued on Friday." More
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Intrepid Announces Positive Gold Recovery Results from Casposo, Argentina - More
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Costs of Harmony-Gold Fields fight jump to $76 mln - "Harmony Gold's estimated costs of its hostile takeover bid have more than doubled to $46 million, while target Gold Fields expects to pay $30 million to defend itself, the companies said." More
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Pelangio Announces That 25,000 Metre Winter Drilling Programs Underway At Detour Lake - More
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Endeavour Mining Capital - first quarter results - "Endeavour Mining Capital Corp. recorded a net income of US$19.8 million or US$0.86 per share (or approximately CDN$1.02 per share) for the first quarter ended November 30, 2004. This compares with net income of US$26.9 million or US$1.54 per share (or approximately CDN$2.00 per share) reported for the quarter ended November 30, 2003." More
- 01/14/05 | Item


Dynasty Closes Private Placement with Caledon for $1,850,000 - More
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Goldcorp and Wheaton River Conference Call and Webcast Friday, January 14 at 12:30pm Eastern Time - "Goldcorp Inc. and Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. invite you to join them tomorrow Friday, January 14, 2005 at 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time for a special presentation on the new Goldcorp. North American toll-free: 1-877-888-4210. You can also listen and watch the slide presentation via webcast, which will be available at www.goldcorp.com or www.wheatonriver.com when the event starts." More
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SIL: 10-Q for Periods Ended 3/31, 6/30, & 9/30/04 Restated - "Due to the restatement, interest expense decreased from $198,795 to $84,454 for the first quarter of 2004, from $1,615,351 to $910,133 for the second quarter of 2004, and from $1,539,295 to $876,962 for the third quarter of 2004. As a result of this restatement, the Company's net losses for the first, second and third quarters in 2004 were reduced by approximately $114,000, $705,000 and $662,000, respectively." More
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Brilliant Mining Corp. Announces Option Agreement for Chesterfield Inlet Property, Nunavut - More
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VVC Exploration - New Appointments - More
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First Silver Reserve Inc. Purchases More Silver - "First Silver has now acquired a total of 200,000 ounces of silver (equivalent to approximately 10% of annual mine production). This silver is not available to be loaned." More
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BacTech Reports Positive Internal Study for Tonkin Springs - More
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Goldcorp and Wheaton River Conference Call and Webcast Friday, January 14 at 12:30pm Eastern Time - "Goldcorp Inc. and Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. invite you to join them tomorrow Friday, January 14, 2005 at 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time for a special presentation on the new Goldcorp. North American toll-free: 1-877-888-4210." More
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Tan Range Announces Sample Results from Kibara Project in Tanzania - More
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Tan Range Chairman and CEO Agrees to new Private Placement Subscription Agreement - More
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Glamis urged to halt Guatemala mine after clash - "Non-governmental organizations urged Glamis Gold Ltd. on Thursday to halt development of a mine project in Guatemala after one person was killed in clashes with police and soldiers helping to escort equipment through a road blockade." More
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Orphan Boy Annouces Rain Property 2004 Year End Exploration Results and Review - More
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Dynamic Reports Good Hope Project (Nevada) Update - More
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Sterling Mining Receives Positive Results of Agglomeration Leach Tests at San Acacio Silver Project in Mexico - "Sterling Mining Company announced today that it has received results from samples from its San Acacio silver project in Mexico that were sent to Degerstrum Metallurgical for grinding, agglomeration and cyanide leaching. The tests were positive with 86.7% recovery on silver and 87.3% recovery on gold." More
- 01/13/05 | Item


Barrick Gold Corporation Fourth Quarter/Year-End Results Conference Call and Webcast - "BARRICK GOLD CORPORATION FOURTH QUARTER/YEAR-END RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 2005 AT 10:00 AM, EST" More
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SilverCrest Announces Additional El Zapote Drill Results - "At Cerro Colorado III, several drill holes showed higher silver grades than anticipated when compared to previous drilling and the grades of the current Resource estimate. Among these results, the intersection in CC3 04-01G of 95.5 metres (313.2 feet) grading 395.3 g/t (11.53 opt)
silver and 1.41% zinc is particularly notable." More
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Newgold, Inc. Announces Contract to Joint Venture Gold Mining Properties as Well as Move into Industrial Minerals - More
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Cumberland Submits Draft Environmental Impact Statement 'DEIS' to the Nunavut Impact Review Board - "CUMBERLAND RESOURCES LTD. announces that the Company's Draft Environmental Impact Statement for development of the Meadowbank gold project has been received by the Nunavut Impact Review Board. The DEIS advances the permitting process at Meadowbank, a proposed open pit operation to be constructed 70 kilometres north of the Hamlet of Baker Lake, Nunavut Territory." More
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Roxmark appoints two new directors to its Board - More
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Cardero Receives Approval for Listing on AMEX - "Cardero Resource Corp. is pleased to announce it has received approval for the common shares of the Company to be listed on the American Stock Exchange. The Company anticipates its shares will begin trading next week, the date and symbol to be announced upon confirmation." More
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Washington Group Wins 10-Year Contract for Apex Silver's San Cristobal Project in Bolivia - "Apex Silver's wholly owned San Cristobal property is considered to be the world's largest primary silver mine development project. It is also one of the largest zinc mining projects in development today." More
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Washington Group Wins 10-Year Contract for Apex Silver's San Cristobal Project in Bolivia - "Apex Silver's wholly owned San Cristobal property is considered to be the world's largest primary silver mine development project. It is also one of the largest zinc mining projects in development today." More
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Sino Silver Expands Board of Directors to Five - More
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GLR Resources Inc.: Box Gold Mine Definition Drilling Resumes - More
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Nevada Geothermal Power Inc.: Releases GeothermEx Report on Blue Mountain - More
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Glamis Gold Comments on Transport Incident - "Glamis Gold Ltd. today responded to reports of a protest related to the transportation of equipment for its Marlin project in Guatemala. Unconfirmed press reports cite the possibility of loss of life in connection with the protest." More
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Temex Announces Changes to Board of Directors - More
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Inmet Mining to host webcast of its fourth quarter conference call - More
- 01/13/05 | Item


Mr. David Shaw Joins First Majestic Board - More
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Goldcorp CEO between nugget and a hard place - More
- 01/13/05 | Item


Gold Fields filing done - More
- 01/13/05 | Item


Tone Resources Limited Stakes Additional Claims on the Red Ridge Project, Carlin Trend, Nevada - More
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Canplats Grants Stock Options - More
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The O.T. Mining Corp. Diamond Drilling Intersects Porphyry Copper Mineralization; New Claims Staked and Additional Patented Claims Acquired - More
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Stratabound Announces Elmtree Gold Trenching Results - More
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First Narrows Options Base Metal Property 4 km West of Middle River Gold Property - More
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IMA Exploration Inc.: Phase III Drilling Intersects Thick Mineralized Body at Calcite Hill, 470 Metres Northwest of Navidad Hill - "IMA Exploration Inc. is pleased to announce the results from the first 13 holes completed during the Company's Phase III drill program on it's 100% owned Navidad silver discovery in Patagonia, Argentina. Seven of the holes were infill drilling on Navidad Hill and the Connector zone and six holes targeted Calcite Hill in the area of hole 88 defining a thick mineralized body that remains open on three sides." More
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Jilbey Drilling Intersects 61 Meters 2.11 g/t Gold at Bissa Project - More
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El Capitan Precious Metals, Inc. Announces Investor Conference Call, Hosted by Company President and CEO, Charles C. Mottley - More
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Redstar Partners with Anglogold Ashanti to Explore Nevada - "Redstar Gold Corp. and AngloGold Ashanti North America Inc. have signed a letter agreement outlining the terms of an exploration partnership to explore within Nevada. The terms are subject to the completion of a formal agreement." More
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Randgold Resources Limited - Mills Start Journey to Loulo - "The two ball mills destined for Randgold Resources' new gold mine at Loulo in Mali left today in a demanding logistical exercise. The mills were fabricated to a Krupp Polysius design at the Vecor Duncanville Works of Dorbyl Heavy Engineering at Vanderbijlpark near Johannesburg." More
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Randgold Resources Limited - Mills Start Journey to Loulo - "The two ball mills destined for Randgold Resources' new gold mine at Loulo in Mali left today in a demanding logistical exercise. The mills were fabricated to a Krupp Polysius design at the Vecor Duncanville Works of Dorbyl Heavy Engineering at Vanderbijlpark near Johannesburg." More
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SilverCrest Announces Additional El Zapote Drill Results - More
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Dynasty Gold Corp.: Warrant Term Extended - More
- 01/13/05 | Item


Canarc Resource Corp.: Drilling Intersects Multiple High Grade Gold Zones Including 0.93 opt Over 26.4 ft on New Polaris Property, B.C. - More
- 01/12/05 | Item


Agnico-Eagle provides notice of release of fourth quarter results - "Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited announced today that it will release its fourth quarter 2004 results on Wednesday, February 23, 2005, after normal trading hours. The Company's senior management will host a conference call on Thursday, February 24, 2005 at 11:00 a.m. (E.S.T.) to discuss financial results and provide an update of the Company's exploration and development activities." More
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Alamos Gold Inc. Announces New Issue - More
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Goldtech Shareholders Committee Disputes Election of New Director and All Business Conducted at Unduly Convened Board of Directors Meeting Pursuant to Nevada La - More
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Goldcorp Inc.: Press Release - "GOLDCORP INC. is pleased to announce the engagement of Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. as co-financial advisor with GMP Securities Ltd., to the company in connection with the company's proposed acquisition of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., the unsolicited proposal by Glamis Gold Ltd. or other potential transactions." More
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Cambior Increases Shareholding in Aurizon - "Aurizon Mines Ltd. reports that Cambior Inc. has filed a Schedule 13D with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on January 11, 2005, stating that Cambior had increased its holdings in Aurizon from 4,885,753 common shares to 9,401,953 shares, representing 9.1% of the Company's issued share capital." More
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Goldcorp ups forecasts, but delay seen at Red Lake - "Goldcorp Inc. used a production forecast announcement on Wednesday to make a dig at hostile suitor Glamis Gold Ltd., but analysts were more interested in an expansion delay at Goldcorp's prime asset." More
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Noront Summarizes Fall, 2004 Drilling Program at Windfall Lake - More
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Alamos Gold in C$45 mln debenture issue - More
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$1.1 Million Public Financing - More
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Vangold Resources Ltd.: Killam, Alberta Test Well Succesfully Completed and in Production - More
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MAG Silver Appoints Dan MacInnis and Gordon Neal to Executive Team - More
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S.Africa authority to vet Harmony-Gold Fields bid - More
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Goldcorp's Record Gold Production in 2004 - "GOLDCORP INC. reports 2004 was a record year of gold production for the company and its Red Lake Mine. The 628,000 ounces produced represents a 4% increase over 2003 and 2.7 times the 2004 production of Glamis Gold. Exploration success and accelerated underground development for the Red Lake expansion has resulted in a revised gold production forecast: an additional 125,000 ounces are projected to be produced over the next 5 years, most of which will occur in 2005 and 2006." More
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NioGold Achieves $1,360,000 In Flow-Through Financing - More
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Viceroy Exploration Ltd.: Preliminary Economic Assessment-Quebrada Del Diablo Deposit, Gualcamayo Project - More
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Dasher Exploration Ltd.: La Juliana Sampling Suggests Extension of High Grade Gold Zone - More
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Continuum to Commence Drilling at Richardson Lake and McIntyre Gold Prospects, Red Lake Mining Division, Northern Ontario - More
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Report Indicates Under-reporting of Grades at Castleworth's Pan Gold Project; Advisor Retained to Maximize Value of Pan Project - More
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Glamis and Goldcorp War Councils Face Off - More
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Harmony 'should abandon offer' - More
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'Harmony's hostile offer should be abandoned' - More
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Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc.: President's Annual Message - More
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Century Announces Commencement of Operations at Sigma Mine in February - More
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Minefinders Corporation Ltd.: Drilling to Commence at Historic Planchas de Plata Silver District - "Minefinders Corporation Ltd. reports that it has begun a comprehensive new exploration program on its 100% owned Planchas de Plata silver district, located in Sonora, Mexico. The program will include extensive drilling on targets determined from Minefinders' compilation and analysis of all available historical data (including results from drilling in the early 1970s) and the results of its 2004 surface and underground exploration work. The compiled data indicate excellent potential for the discovery of a large-tonnage, near-surface, silver and base metal system." More
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Consolidated Pacific Bay Minerals Ltd.: Regalo Yields Strong, Widespread Gold Anomalies New Claim Block Being Added to Property - More
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Queenstake Reports 2004 Production and Presents Plans for 2005 - "Queenstake Resources Ltd. reports that gold production at its 100% owned Jerritt Canyon Mine totaled 60,383 ounces during the fourth quarter of 2004; this was 19% below expectations. Reasons for the shortfall included mechanical problems with both mining and mill equipment together with continued, though less severe than earlier in 2004, stope scheduling issues. Weather was not a significant issue during the quarter. Gold production for the full year totaled 243,333 ounces." More
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Coeur plans 2 new mines as it starts TSX trading - "Idaho-based silver miner Coeur d'Alene Mines Ltd. has turned its attention to two new mining projects after failing in its bid for Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. last year, the company's boss said yesterday as its stock began trading in Toronto." More
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Ivanhoe commences resource delineation drilling at Nariin Sukhait coal project in Mongolia's South Gobi - "Ivanhoe Mines Chairman Robert Friedland and President John Macken announced today that the company has initiated a resource-delineation drilling program with three rigs at the company's 100%-owned coal project in the Nariin Sukhait area, located in southern Mongolia near the Chinese border. Existing Soviet-era exploration data is insufficient to define a resource in accordance with prescribed industry standards." More
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Stillwater Mining Moves Into New Corporate Headquarters in Billings, Montana - "STILLWATER MINING COMPANY announced today that it has moved its Corporate and administrative offices from Columbus, Montana to 1321 Discovery Drive, Billings, Montana, 59102. The Company's new phone number in Billings, MT is 406-373-8700 and the new fax number is 406-373-8701." More
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Geologix Discovers Additional Gold and Silver at Huacullo - More
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Skygold Ventures Ltd.-Spanish Mountain Drill Intercept: 60.1 Metres Grading 2.47 Grams Gold per Tonne - More
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Wildrose Resources Ltd.-Spanish Mountain Drill Intercept: 60.1 Metres Grading 2.47 Grams Gold per Tonne - More
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Restructuring of Golden Phoenix Minerals Proceeds With the Winter Idling of Mineral Ridge Mine - More
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Exeter channel sampling at La Cabeza extends to surface - More
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Belvedere Resources Ltd. - Update on Gold Exploration in Finland - More
- 01/12/05 | Item


VVC Completing Audit Review on Chen Er Gold Mine - More
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Greystar Ramps Up Exploration at Angostura - More
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Southern Rio Resources Ltd.: Ted Vein Extension Discovered on 3Ts Project - More
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Venezuela Minerven 2004 gold output a record 3.23 tns - More
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Apollo Gold Completes Additional US$3.15 Million Second Tranche - "Apollo Gold Corporation is pleased to announce the completion of the second and final tranche of its previously announced offering of 10,625,000 units at US$0.75 per Unit. The Company received aggregate gross proceeds of US$3.15 million from the second tranche placement of 2,324,998 Units and an additional 1,875,000 Units sold pursuant to exercise of the underwriter's over-allotment option by the underwriter, Regent Mercantile Bancorp Inc." More
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Cambior: Record Year of Gold Production in 2004 - "Cambior reached a record gold production of 694,100 ounces in 2004 as compared to 521,500 ounces in 2003, representing a 33% increase. The increase in gold production is due to the successful start-up of commercial production at the Rosebel mine in the first quarter of 2004. For the fourth quarter of 2004, gold production totalled 175,100 ounces, a 22% increase over the corresponding quarter of 2003." More
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Cambior: Record Year of Gold Production in 2004 - "Cambior reached a record gold production of 694,100 ounces in 2004 as compared to 521,500 ounces in 2003, representing a 33% increase. The increase in gold production is due to the successful start-up of commercial production at the Rosebel mine in the first quarter of 2004. For the fourth quarter of 2004, gold production totalled 175,100 ounces, a 22% increase over the corresponding quarter of 2003." More
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Bema Gold Corporation Notice of 2004 Fourth Quarter and Year End Results Conference Call/Webcast - "Bema Gold Corporation will release its 2004 fourth quarter and year end results after the North American markets close on March 22, 2005." More
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Western Keltic Mines Inc.: New Resource Estimates for Kutcho Creek Project - More
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Over limit assays received from El Pulpo - More
- 01/11/05 | Item


Petaquilla's Panama Trenching Program Commences - More
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New 43-101 Technical Report on Seabridge Gold's Courageous Lake Project Confirms Higher Grades and Increased Ounces of New Resource Model - "An updated 43-101 Technical Report has been prepared by Resource Modeling Inc. of Tucson, Arizona on Seabridge Gold's 100% owned Courageous Lake project in Canada's Northwest Territories. The report confirms the previously announced resource model including a 12% increase in gold resources and a 15% increase in average grade at a 1.0 gram per tonne cut-off. Gold resources for the project are now stated as follows:" More
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Positive feasibility study for Youga Gold Project - More
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Tribute Minerals Intersects High Grade Polymetallic Mineralization, Extends Arrow Zone and Recommences Drilling on the Garnet Lake Zone - More
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Renowned Gold Expert Ferdinand Lips Joins Desert Sun Advisory Committee - "The Board of Directors of Desert Sun Mining Corp is pleased to announce that Ferdinand Lips has joined the Company's Advisory Board. Mr. Lips is a well-known fund manager and is one of the world's foremost authorities on the gold market." More
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Golden Peaks Resources Ltd. - Project Acquisition - More
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Gold Fields Says No Solution Yet in Harmony Talks - "South Africa's Gold Fields Ltd said on Tuesday talks with Harmony Gold about an alternative to its $5.8 billion takeover bid were still mired in preliminaries and no solution had emerged. Shareholders have been hoping for a friendly deal between the two companies that would end a bitter struggle which has wiped billions of rand from their combined market value." More
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Gold Fields says no solution yet in Harmony talks - More
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Harmony Rejects Gold Fields' Truce Amid Delay in Deal - More
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Patricia Mining Corp. and Richmont Mines Continue to Expand the Island Gold Deposit - "Patricia Mining Corp. and Richmont Mines Inc. are pleased to announce assay results from a recently completed Interim underground drilling campaign totalling seven holes for 3,640 meters at the Island Gold Project in November and December of 2004." More
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Fronteer Intersects 4.07 g/t Gold Over 22.9 Metres in Second Hole at Kirazli - More
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Conquest Resources Limited: Private Placement Financing of $200,000 Closes & Drilling to Commence at King Bay Gold Project - More
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Gold Fields says looking at options to Harmony bid - More
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Barrick Appointments Rich Haddock to VP Environment - "Barrick Gold Corporation today announced the appointment of Rich Haddock as Vice President, Environment, replacing John McDonough who recently became Vice President, Chile/Argentina. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Haddock held the position of regional Counsel, North America and Senior Counsel, U.S. Operations." More
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Gold Fields: Harmony's Hostile Offer Should be Abandoned - "The Board is convinced that Gold Fields' shareholders share its view that Harmony's hostile offer has little merit, as is evidenced by the fact that only 11.5% of Gold Fields' shareholders accepted Harmony's Early Settlement Offer, and, in order to stop the ongoing value destruction for shareholders of both companies, should be abandoned." More
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Gold Fields: Harmony's Hostile Offer Should be Abandoned - More
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Taranis Resources Inc. Discovers Visible Gold on North Side of Arrowhead Fault, Needles Property, Nevada - More
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Alto Ventures Ltd.: Drilling Commences on Despinassy Gold Project, Quebec - More
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Bear Creek announces new Santa Ana sample results - More
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Rio Narcea Announces Additional Infill Drilling Results At The Salave Gold Project - "Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd. is pleased to report additional favourable assay results from its ongoing 15,500 meter infill drilling program, in support of the feasibility study, at the Salave gold project in northern Spain. With approximately two thirds of the program now complete, the infill drilling results continue to confirm earlier exploration results while showing the potential for some significant additions along the margins of the existing deposit and at depth." More
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Trend Mining and Aurora Metals Sign Stillwater PGM JV Accord - More
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Rubicon to Commence Major Drill Program at McFinley Red Lake, Ontario, Canada - More
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Mountain Lake Resources Inc. - News Release - More
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Richard De Voto Intends to Retire as President of Canyon Resources - "Canyon Resources Corporation, a Colorado-based mining company, announced today that Richard H. De Voto, President and Chairman, has informed the Board of Directors that he plans to retire as President of Canyon effective in March 2005. In addition to continuing to serve as Chairman and Director, Dr. De Voto will also assist in the orderly transition of duties to the new president of the Company." More
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Rupert Resumes Gold Centre Drilling - More
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Venezuela Minerven 2004 gold output a record 3.23 tons - More
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Itronics Sales of GOLD'n GRO Liquid Fertilizer Increase 84 Percent in 2004, Fourth Quarter GOLD'n GRO Sales Increase 22 Percent - More
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Goldquest Expands New Dominican Discovery. Channel Samples Return 20m @ 6.17 g/t Au - More
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Gold Fields says no proposal yet in Harmony talks - "South Africa's Gold Fields Ltd said on Tuesday talks with Harmony Gold about an alternative to its $5.8 billion takeover bid were still mired in preliminaries and no specific proposal had emerged. Shareholders have been hoping for a friendly deal between the two companies that would end a bitter struggle which has wiped billions of rand from their combined market value." More
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Gold Fields says no proposal yet in Harmony talks - More
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Northgate Reports Record Gold Production - Ken Stowe, President and CEO, commented, "The Kemess mine finished the year extremely strongly, setting records for quarterly gold and copper production and recording the lowest quarterly cash cost in the history of the mine. I wish to acknowledge the efforts of each and every one of our employees who worked together to achieve these significant accomplishments. 2004 marks the fifth year in a row that annual metal output at Kemess has increased. I am especially pleased to report that for the third year in a row, we delivered the metal production that we forecast to our shareholders at the beginning of the year and did so at a cash cost of only $137 per ounce." More
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Canadian Gold Hunter Intersects 229 Metres Grading 0.55 g/t Gold, 2.6 g/t Silver and 0.3% Zinc at Bob Creek - More
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Exploration expands mineralized gold zone at Luminaria, Peru - More
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Goldcorp Responds To Glamis Gold Bid - "Goldcorp has received notice that Glamis Gold Ltd. has commenced a formal bid to purchase all of the common shares of Goldcorp. The Board of Directors will review and evaluate the proposal. However, the offer appears to be the same as the non-binding proposal the Board previously reviewed and rejected when Glamis first declared its intentions." More
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Goldcorp Responds To Glamis Gold Bid - More
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Guyana Goldfields Inc. Announces Full Exercise of Share Purchase Warrants - More
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Bullion River Gold Corp. Starts Surface Drilling at its French Gulch Mine - More
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Kinross Gold Corporation: Bob Buchan To Step Down as President and CEO - "Kinross Gold Corporation announces today that Mr. Robert M. Buchan has decided to step down as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company following the Annual General Meeting on April 27th of this year, and assume the role of Non-Executive Chairman. The Board of Directors has established a search committee which will be working with outside advisors to identify his replacement." More
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Magnus International Resources Inc. Announces Extension of Private Placement Warrants - More
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Antares Minerals Inc.: Drilling Commences at Rio Grande - More
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J-Pacific Gold Inc.: Extension of Warrant Terms - More
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Dundee Precious Settles Remaining Obligations on Purchase of Bulgarian Mining Assets from Navan - More
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AfriOre Commissions Two Additional Drill Rigs At The Akanani Platinum Project And Drilling Continues At The FSC Gold Project, South Africa - More
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Purchase Agreements for Panchito claims and La Mamita concession - More
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Tenke Mobilizes Drill Crew to Josemaria Copper/Gold Porphyry Discovery in Argentina - More
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Exploration To Commence On Mill City's Nevada Properties - More
- 01/10/05 | Item


SearchGold Featured on CEOCast.com - More
- 01/10/05 | Item


Copper Canyon Adds 2.8 Million Ounces Gold, 37 Million Ounces Silver and 1.1 Billion Pounds Copper to NovaGold's Galore Creek Project - "A significant new Inferred Category gold, silver and copper resource has been defined on the Copper Canyon property located 5 kilometers east of the main Central zone deposit at the Galore Creek Project in Northwestern British Columbia." More
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GLR Acquires Important Mining Claim - More
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Gammon Lake Announces New Drill Results from Ocampo Northeast Underground Project Area and Tests Potential of New Structures to Increase Project Resources - "Gammon Lake Resources Inc. is pleased to announce the results from 30 new step-out and in- fill drill holes at its 100%-owned Ocampo Gold-Silver Project. These results are from the sixth round of surface drilling and underground drilling from ramp development as part of the Company's 65,000-metre drill program at the Northeast Underground Project Area. The results reported in this press release are from drilling conducted after the June 10th cut off date for data included in the Company's newly completed resource/reserve calculations." More
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Nevsun Resources to Begin Trading on AMEX January 12, 2005 - "Nevsun Resources Ltd. is pleased to announce that its common shares will commence trading on the American Stock Exchange at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 12, 2005 under the ticker symbol NSU. The Company's specialist will be J. Streicher & Co LLC." More
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Sparton Reports Encouraging Initial Results From Sierra Rosario Project, Sinaloa Mexico - More
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Hecla Says to Buy New Venezuelan Gold Property - "U.S. miner Hecla Mining Co. said on Monday it has signed a letter of intent to buy a new gold project in Venezuela in a stock and cash deal that would more than double its holdings in the South American country. Hecla said it planned to acquire the Guariche district, covering 20,000 hectares of concessions, from Canada's Triumph Gold Corp. by acquiring the shares of Triumph subsidiaries." More
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IGC Resources Inc. Signs Agreement to Rent the Tenements Known as the Blackburn Gold Project and the Fraser Range Project in Western Australia - More
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GLOBEX MINING ENTERPRISES INC.: Drilling Resumes At Wood-Pandora Property - More
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Robex Completes 49 Kolomba Gold Concession Drill Holes - More
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First Point Minerals Reports New Results at the Rio Luna Gold Project in Nicaragua; Interactive Map of Exploration Data Now Available - More
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Linear Gold Intersects 143.9 Metres of 6.6 Grams per Tonne of Gold and 39.1 Grams per Tonne of Silver From Hole 27 at The Campamento Zone, Ixhuatan Project, Mex - More
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Teryl Resources Announces the Gil Joint Venture Report, Fairbanks, Alaska - More
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European Goldfields Awarded New Exploration Licence in Romania - More
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Inca Pacific Resources Inc.: Antoro Sur Drill Results AS-50 to AS-60 - More
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MCK Mining Corp. to Initiate Chepica-Phase 1 Drill Program - More
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Brigadier Gold Limited: Larder Lake Project SGH Results Suggest Additional Kimberlite Targets - More
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Ivanhoe Mines to list on the New York Stock Exchange - "Ivanhoe Mines' Chairman Robert Friedland announced today that the company will list its common shares on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and trading is expected to begin on January 18, 2005, under the ticker symbol IVN." More
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Coeur d'Alene Mines Common Shares to Trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation, the world's largest primary silver producer and a growing gold producer, announced today that its common shares will begin trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on January 11, 2005, under the trading symbol "CDM". The Company's shares will continue to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "CDE". The new Toronto exchange listing will debut with the opening of trading Tuesday morning following a brief ceremony at the exchange's headquarters." More
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Hecla Announces Acquisition of Significant Gold District in Venezuela - "Hecla Mining Company has signed a letter of intent to acquire the Guariche gold project, which would more than double the company's land position in Venezuela. Hecla is the largest gold producer in Venezuela, with significant land holdings in the El Callao and El Dorado gold districts. With the acquisition of the Guariche property, the company will have some of the most prospective gold targets in three separate gold districts in the country." More
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Hecla Announces Acquisition of Significant Gold District in Venezuela - "Hecla Mining Company has signed a letter of intent to acquire the Guariche gold project, which would more than double the company's land position in Venezuela. Hecla is the largest gold producer in Venezuela, with significant land holdings in the El Callao and El Dorado gold districts. With the acquisition of the Guariche property, the company will have some of the most prospective gold targets in three separate gold districts in the country." More
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Barrick advancing Pascua Lama development - "We are targeting the end of 2005 as the time required to receive the necessary information and permitting to be able to start construction," said Borg by telephone from the company's office in Toronto. Pending no holdups in the permitting process, construction would get underway in 2006 for production start-up three years later in 2009, said Borg. More
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Eldorado Gold Corporation: Year End Update - "Earl W. Price, Chief Financial Officer of Eldorado Gold Corporation is pleased to provide the following update on the Company's activities to December 31, 2004. 2004 was a year in which Eldorado began construction of our Kisladag Mine in Turkey, advanced our shaft deepening in our Sao Bento Mine in Brazil, moved forward with our Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) study for Efemcukuru in Turkey, created a new representative office in Beijing to advance our China strategy and continued to strengthen our balance sheet." More
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Fight for Goldcorp in late rounds - More
- 01/09/05 | Item


Miramar Reports Results From Deep Drilling in Madrid Area of the Hope Bay Project - "Miramar Mining Corporation today announced the results of its November drill program completed on the Naartok deposit in the Madrid area of the Hope Bay project which was announced October 20, 2004. Miramar also announced the deposit of the proceeds from the sale of the Bluefish power plant into reclamation trusts for the Con Mine." More
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Barrick's new Peru mine on track, signs labor deal - "Barrick Gold Corp.'s new gold mine in northern Peru, Lagunas Norte, is on track to start pouring gold early in the third quarter, the world's third biggest producer said on Friday." More
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International Millennium acquires Simon Mine property, Nevada - More
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Glamis says some Goldcorp directors backed bid - More
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Etruscan significantly expands Mali land portfolio - More
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Grenville Set to Drill Kimberlite Targets - More
- 01/07/05 | Item


New Mines and Production Capacity a focus of Wall Street Transcript Metals & Mining Report - "The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Metals and Mining Feature, a report offering a timely review of the sector to serious investors and industry executives. This 52-page feature contains a commentary from industry analysts and top management from 11 firms." More
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RAB SPECIAL SITUATIONS L.P./Acadian Gold Corporation: Announcement - More
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Minera Andes 2005 Development/Exploration Program Aims to Build on Success of 2004 - More
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Marathon PGM Corporation Announces 1.50g/t PGM Intercept Over 26 Metres And Appointment Of A New VP Finance - More
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Jilbey Cuts 10 Meters of 5.10 g/t Gold and Confirms New Gold Zone on the Bissa Project - More
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Yamana Today Announced Its Operating Outlook For 2005 - More
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Glamis Gold Commences Formal Bid for Goldcorp - More
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Glamis Gold Anticipates 70 Percent Growth in Gold Production for 2005 - "Glamis Gold Ltd. today announced that it produced 234,433 ounces of gold in 2004, compared to 230,294 ounces in 2003. Production of 400,000 gold ounces is expected in 2005 - an increase of 70 percent. The 2004 results include a new quarterly gold production record for Glamis of 84,506 ounces in the fourth quarter, as the Marigold expansion continued and the El Sauzal mine reached commercial production." More
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Kinross Extends Crown Transaction Deadline, Invests $1 Million into Crown Resources Corporation - "Kinross Gold Corporation and Crown Resources Corporation announced that they have signed an amendment to extend the termination date of the previously announced definitive acquisition agreement whereby Kinross will acquire Crown and its 100%-owned Buckhorn Mountain gold deposit located in north central Washington State, USA, approximately 67 kilometers by road from Kinross' Kettle River gold milling facility." More
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Glamis Gold Anticipates 70 Percent Growth in Gold Production for 2005 - "Glamis Gold Ltd. today announced that it produced 234,433 ounces of gold in 2004, compared to 230,294 ounces in 2003. Production of 400,000 gold ounces is expected in 2005 - an increase of 70 percent." More
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Candente-Goldcorp Schedule Drilling for Staghorn Gold Property, Newfoundland - "Candente Resource Corp. is pleased to advise that Petro Drilling Company Limited of Newfoundland has been contracted to carry out a diamond drill program on the Staghorn Property. The program is scheduled to commence at the end of January, 2005 and is planned to comprise approximately 2200 metres in 9 holes. The drilling program is being funded by Goldcorp Inc. who has the right to earn a 70% interest in the Staghorn property by financing all exploration and acquisition costs and completing a bankable feasibility study by January 2010." More
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Yukon Gold Corporation Inc. to Begin Trading on the OTC Bulletin Board - More
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King's Bay Gold To Commence Drilling Beside Goldcorp's Red Lake Mine - "King's Bay Gold Corp is pleased to announce that a $500,000 drilling program is scheduled to commence in the next few weeks at their Headway property located immediately adjacent to the world's richest gold mine (Goldcorp's Red Lake Mine). This joint venture property is 45% King's Bay Gold, 45% Richview Resources and 10% Palomino Mining." More
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Sabina intersects more high grade gold and has earned 100% interest in the Hackett River property - More
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Eagle Plains Completes $1.66M Flow-Through, Non-Flow-Through Financing - More
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AFCAN Discovers New Mineralised Zone At Tanjianshan - More
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Apollo Gold Updates Financing Activities - "Apollo Gold Corporation is pleased to announce that the second tranche of 2,325,000 units of its previously announced offering of 10,625,000 Units at US$0.75 per Unit is expected to close on or about January 10, 2005. The first tranche of the Offering was completed as of December 31, 2004, with a total of 8,299,999 Units issued." More
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More High Grade Silver at Loma de la Plata and Sector Zeta on IMA's Navidad Silver-Lead Project - "IMA Exploration Inc. is pleased to announce the complete results of surface rock sampling at the Loma de la Plata and Sector Zeta targets on it's 100% owned Navidad project in Patagonia, Argentina. Loma de la Plata and Sector Zeta are located approximately 4 km to 5 km to the west of Galena Hill Deposit. Both zones show excellent potential to add to the 268 million ounce indicated silver resource (80.8 Mt @ 103 g/t silver) that has been defined to date at Galena, Connector, and Navidad Hills." More
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Board meeting a 'routine' one: Gold Fields - "World number four gold miner Gold Fields will be holding a board meeting on Thursday, but it will largely be a "routine" event to review the group's December quarterly results, Gold Fields spokesperson Willie Jacobsz said. Gold Fields is due to release its December quarter and interim results on January 27, 2005." More
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Goldstake private placement - More
- 01/06/05 | Item


Metaline Contact Mines Announces Gold Production - More
- 01/06/05 | Item


SearchGold Funds Final Pre-Production Phase on Gold Project - More
- 01/06/05 | Item


Pacific North West Capital Corp. - New PGM Zone Found at Lismer Extension/Phase 7 $3.0 Million Program Continuing River Valley PGM Project, Sudbury, Ontario - More
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Sparton Reports Positive Initial Results From Auger Drilling Program at Luxi Gold Project, Yunnan, China - More
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Silver Standard Celebrates President's 20 Years of Service - "The Board of Directors of Silver Standard Resources Inc. is pleased to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Robert A. Quartermain's service as president of the company. Mr. Quartermain joined Silver Standard in January 1985 as the company's fourth president after supervising the definition drilling of Teck Cominco's David Bell underground gold mine at Hemlo, Ontario." More
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Intrepid Prepares for 2005 Exploration at San Cristobal, El Salvador - More
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Lake Shore Gold Exploration Update: 2005 Resource Expansion Drilling - More
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Nevsun says Eritrea mines minister wants to meet - More
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Gold Summit Intersects 61.3 Grams per Tonne Gold Over 1. 5 Metres at Monte Cristo - More
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Harmony, Gold Fields to Meet in Moscow This Month - "South Africa's Harmony Gold said on Thursday talks with its $5.5 billion takeover target, Gold Fields Ltd., would resume later this month in Moscow to attempt to find alternatives to the hostile bid. A meeting in Moscow last month broke the ice between the groups after months of hostility, with shareholders in the groups hoping for an amicable resolution to the costly and bitter battle." More
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Harmony, Gold Fields to Meet in Moscow This Month - More
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Gateway Gold Corp.: Drilling Resumes at Dorsey Creek - More
- 01/05/05 | Item


Kinross readies Brazil Paracatu gold exploration - "Kinross Gold Corp. is starting an exploration program at the Paracatu gold mine as part of an output expansion costing over $100 million, a senior company official said on Wednesday. Canada's Kinross, the world's seventh largest gold producer, recently completed the purchase of Rio Tinto Plc's 51 percent stake in the Brazilian gold mine." More
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Gold Reserve Adds Senior Operating Personnel for the Brisas Project - Doug Belanger, President, stated, "We are very fortunate to have engaged these individuals, two of whom are very familiar with the Brisas Project and three new Venezuelan personnel who are important additions to our Venezuelan management team." More
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C2C Inc.: Closing of a $315,000 Flow-Through Share Financing - More
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Sunridge Gold Corp.: Letter Received From Eritrean Ministry Of Mines and Energy - More
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Nevsun Resources Ltd.-Eritrea Update: Meeting Requested by Minister of Energy and Mines - More
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Gold Reserve adds senior operating personnel for the Brisas Project - More
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Kalimantan Gold Drilling Well Underway - More
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Redhawk Resources, Inc.: Ramona Gold Survey Gives Positive Results - More
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Tri-Valley Expands Its Alaska Gold Projects With Acquisition of Shorty Creek Prospect - More
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Dynamic closes Private Placement - More
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Glamis Says Not Willing to Up Goldcorp Bid - "Glamis Gold Ltd. will not raise its bid for Goldcorp Inc., the U.S.-based gold producer said on Wednesday as its unsolicited offer competes with a rival deal that Goldcorp has struck with another miner. "This is not an opening bid...We are not willing to up the bid one penny," Glamis Gold chief executive Kevin McArthur told Reuters in an interview." More
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Glamis says not willing to up Goldcorp bid - More
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Paul Dircksen Joins Board of Directors at Timberline Resources - More
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Spider Resources Inc.: Private Placement Of Flow-Through Shares - More
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Champion Bear appoints Ross D. Lawrence to Board of Directors - More
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Farallon Completes Cdn $20 Million Financing - More
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Atna Reports Gold in Pinson Drill Holes - More
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Flag Resources and Golden Briar Mines announce proposal for Cobalt Hill and lawsuit against TSX-V - More
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Cypress Development Corp.: Planned Drilling on McKenzie Island Property Expanded, Red Lake, Ontario - More
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Rand Gold Price Batters Harmony - "THE world's number six gold miner, Harmony Gold, yesterday fell to a fresh three-year low on the continued decline in the rand gold price. Harmony's share price has also been under pressure due to its hostile takeover bid for world No4 gold miner Gold Fields, with the second phase of Harmony's offer set to end on February 4." More
- 01/05/05 | Item


Goldeye Chilean Property Yields Assays up to 3.84 g/t Au - More
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Vena Resources Announces the Initiation of a Pre-feasibility Study on its Azulcocha Base Metals Project - More
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Odyssey Launches Copper-Silver District Exploration Program in Morocco - More
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LKA International to Develop Golden Wonder Mine Further - More
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Inca Pacific Resources Inc.: New Independent Estimate by AMEC Confirms 20% Increase in Measured and Indicated Resources at Magistral, Peru - More
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Viceroy Exploration Encounters High-Grade Gold Intersections at Quebrada Del Diablo - More
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Clifton Mining Company - Drilling Contracts Finalized - More
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Pele Mountain Announces Positive Developments - "Pele Mountain Resources announced today several positive developments at its Festival Diamond Project. Highlights include: Goldcorp will continue to fund exploration in 2005. Interim sampling results are positive and confirm the exploration model. Partial results from Sample CS-04-032 have returned 260 diamonds from 8 kilograms. Follow-up channel sampling is underway at key locations. Planning is under way for follow-up drilling at high priority targets." More
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Apollo Gold Completes US$6.225 Million First Tranche Unit Financing - "Apollo Gold Corporation is pleased to announce the closing of the first tranche of its previously announced offering of 10,625,000 units at US$0.75 per Unit. The Offering is being underwritten on a best efforts basis. The price of the Units was amended to US$0.75 per Unit from the previously announced US$0.80 per Unit." More
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Rand gold price batters Harmony - "THE world's number six gold miner, Harmony Gold, yesterday fell to a fresh three-year low on the continued decline in the rand gold price. Harmony's share price has also been under pressure due to its hostile takeover bid for world No4 gold miner Gold Fields, with the second phase of Harmony's offer set to end on February 4." More
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Mines Management Files Permit Application to Develop the Montanore Silver-Copper Project - "Mines Management Inc. is pleased to announce it has formally submitted its application for re-permitting and development of the Company's Montanore Silver-Copper project in western Montana. The application's 13 volumes were delivered to the U.S. Forest Service in Libby, and the Montana Department of Environmental Quality in Helena, Montana." More
- 01/04/05 | Item


Goldcorp Declares First Monthly Dividend Payment For 2005 - "GOLDCORP INC. is pleased to declare its first monthly dividend payment for 2005 of $0.015 per share. Shareholders of record at the close of business on Friday, January 14, 2005 will be entitled to receive payment of this dividend on Friday, January 21, 2005." More
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SilverCrest Updates Status of Drill Programs - "SilverCrest Mines Inc. is pleased to announce the results of the initial 11 drill holes completed at the Silver Angel Prospect in Mexico and 3 drill holes at the Blackstone Project in Idaho. Drilling continues at the Company’s 100% owned El Zapote Project in El Slavador and an update on these results is expected to be announced in the near future." More
- 01/04/05 | Item


USCorp, Jr. Gold Company, Announces Addition to Exploration and Development Team - More
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Mindoro Resources Ltd.: Gold Resource Estimate Received and Lobo Geophysics Completed - More
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Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend on Common and Preferred Stocks - "Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. today declares the following quarterly cash dividends payable on February 1, 2005 to holders of record as of January 14, 2005:" More
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SearchGold Successfully Completes the Funding of the Ongoing Bakoudou Bankable Feasibility Study - More
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Doublestar announces Sustut project is approved for significant initial expenditure by Northgate - More
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SIRIOS RESOURCES INC. - Closing of Private Placement - More
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Radisson Mining Resources Inc.: Financing with Augen Capital Corp. for $175,000 - More
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Sparton Reports More Encouraging Results From Core Drilling at Luxi Gold Project, Yunnan Province, China - More
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Campbell Resources Announces the Closing of a Private Placement - More
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Vantex Finds Visible Gold in 3 Drill Holes on Zone 70 - More
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Securities Inc. Issues Alert for NEM - More
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Bullion River Gold Corp. Starts Mobilization for its Surface Drilling at its French Gulch Mine - More
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Bay Resources Announces Results from 2004 Exploration Projects at Committee Bay - More
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Newgold, Inc. Announces It is Now Current with SEC Securities Act of 1934 Filings - More
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Inca Pacific Resources Inc.: Antoro Sur Drill Results AS-41 To AS-49 - More
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Ruby Mining Company Raises over $600K in Private Placement - More
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Rio Tinto Completes Sale Of Interest In Gold Mine - "Rio Tinto and Kinross Gold Corporation Tuesday announced that they have completed the previously announced sale of Rio Tinto's 51% interest in Rio Paracatu Mineracao (RPM), the owner of the Morro do Ouro mine in Brazil, on 31 December 2004." More
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Apollo Gold Completes Cdn$750,000 Flow-Through Financing - "Apollo Gold Corporation is pleased to announce the completion on December 31, 2004, of the offering of 714,283 flow-through common shares of the Company at Cdn$1.05 per share for aggregate proceeds to Apollo of Cdn$750,000. The gross proceeds from the sale of the flow-through shares will be used by Apollo for exploration of Apollo's mineral properties at the Black Fox project located near Timmins, Ontario, which expenses will qualify as "Canadian Exploration Expenses" as defined in the Income Tax Act (Canada) and which will be renounced in favor of the purchasers of the flow-through shares effective on or before December 31, 2004." More
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DRDGold at three-year low as rand bites - "Shares in gold miner DRDGold on Tuesday fell to a three-year low as the rand gold price placed the group's share price under pressure." More
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Rio Tinto Completes Sale Of Interest In Gold Mine - "Rio Tinto and Kinross Gold Corporation Tuesday announced that they have completed the previously announced sale of Rio Tinto's 51% interest in Rio Paracatu Mineracao (RPM), the owner of the Morro do Ouro mine in Brazil, on 31 December 2004." More
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Sterling Mining Company Retains Independent Consultant to Prepare ''43-101'' Report on Mexican Property Position - "The report is a requirement of Canadian stock exchanges conducted under a regulation known as National Instrument 43-101. In Canada, a 43-101 report is a prerequisite for a company applying for a listing on a Canadian national stock exchange and provides typically an assessment of the mineral assets and potential of a project, as well as recommendations for advancing the projects." More
- 01/03/05 | Item


Timberline Leases Montana Properties to Sterling Mining - " Timberline Resources Corporation announced today that it has leased four western Montana silver-copper properties to Sterling Mining Company." More
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Newmont Pollution Policy Raises Concerns - "Newmont Mining Corp. wants to bar shareholders from voting on a proposal that would require a company review of waste disposal programs in Indonesia, where it is accused of poisoning villagers.

Attorneys for the Denver-based company, the world's largest gold producer, made the request to federal regulators last week, saying the company should be allowed to exclude the proposal from a shareholder vote at its 2005 annual meeting." More
- 01/03/05 | Item


Kinross Completes Purchase of 51% of Paracatu Mine, Brazil - "Kinross Gold Corporation is pleased to announce that it has completed the purchase of the 51% of the Rio Paracatu Mineracao (RPM), the owner of the Morro do Ouro mine (also known as Paracatu) in Brazil from Rio Tinto Plc. Consideration of US$260 million was paid in cash on completion and is subject to a working capital adjustment post completion." More
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Coeur d'Alene Mines says president to retire - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corp., the world's biggest primary silver producer, on Thursday said Robert Martinez has chosen to retire from his positions as President and Chief Operating Officer." More
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