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Silk Road Resources Ltd. - Announces 2004 Exploration Program Results - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Aurizon Outlines Exploration Plans for 2005 - "Aurizon Mines Ltd. is pleased to report the 2005 exploration plans for its' Casa Berardi project, where a positive feasibility study has recently been completed. A $7 million budget has been planned for surface and underground programs to explore for new mineral resources, and to upgrade the quality of known gold resources from underground so that they can be included in the Casa Berardi mineral reserves and underground mine plan." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


American Goldfields Announces Interest in Gold Properties in Cortez/Pipeline Region - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


IMPACT Minerals International Inc.: Drilling has Started-Four Target Areas to be Tested - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Galaxy Minerals Announces Independent Recommendations and Results on the Yellow Jacket Mine in Santa Cruz County, Arizona - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Energold Mining Ltd.: Update of Energold's Exploration and Equity Interests - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Jaguar Mining Locates New High-Grade Gold Mineralization At Turmalina - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Key Gold Corporation Signs Joint Venture with QGX on Three Licenses - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Notice: Dundee Precious Metals 2004 Year End Results - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Amanta Resources Ltd. Closes $2.8 Million Financing - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Cusac Receives Positive Table Mountain Preliminary Feasibility Study - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Kodiak Intersects 118 Metres of Mineralization - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Andresmin Gold lists on Frankfurt Stock Exchange - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Marathon PGM Corporation Announces Appointment of Phillip C. Walford to President and CEO - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Eagle Plains/Northern Continental Commence Drill Program on "Abo" Gold Project, South-Western B.C. - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Vangold Resources Ltd.: 140,000 oz Gold Inferred Mineral Resource at Mt. Penck - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Wealth Minerals Ltd.: Corporate Update - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Radisson Mining Resources Inc.: Immediate Start of a Diamond Drilling Progam on the O'Brien/Kewagama Site - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Peru top court to rule on mine royalty on March 15 - "Peru's Constitutional Court will decide on March 15 whether a contentious mining royalty is illegal or must be upheld, the final word in a legal battle by miners seeking to strike down the levy, court said on Monday... Mining is vital to Peru's economy and generated 55 percent of country's $12.5 billion exports in 2004. Peru is the world's No. 2 silver producer, No. 3 in zinc, No. 5 in copper and No. 6 in gold." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Beaufield Explores Opinaca Property Adjoining Virginia Eleonore Gold Discovery - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Conquest Resources Limited: Incentive Share Options Granted - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


NORTHERN MINING Explorations Ltd.: Exploration at Tulawaka West Zone - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Redcorp Ventures Ltd.: Resource Model Completed for Tulsequah Project - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Temex announces revised terms of Hood River Property agreement - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


AntOro Resources Inc.: White Lake Property: Exploration Update - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Cambridge Mineral Resources plc Announces Exercise of Option to Acquire Patacancha Gold Claims in Peru - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


North Atlantic Resources Ltd.: New Gold Discovery at Foulalaba Gold Project, Southern Mali - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Mena Resources Inc.: Increible 6 Project, Venezuela-More Than 60 Drill Holes Completed in Current Program/Estimate of Near Surface Gold Zone Established/Extensi - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Mill Creek Report Available On X-Cal Website and Sedar - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


GLR Resources Completes Six Drill Holes in Teck Township - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Lundin Mining Corporation Appoints Vice President of Mining - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Independent Resource Estimate for Golden Hills, Mongolia Represents a Major Milestone for QGX - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Beartooth Platinum Schedules Conference Call For 11:00 am EST on Thursday March 3, 2005 - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Luna announces results from historic work on Gongguo project, Yunnan province, PRC - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


European Goldfields Ltd.: New Resource Estimate at Certej Defines Higher Grade Core - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Orex Starts Drilling Program at Goldboro, Nova Scotia - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Banro updates exploration activities in DRC - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


FNX Mining Discovers High-Grade Cu-Pt-Pd-Au Mineralization in Footwall of Levack Mine - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Goldex Resources Corporation: Press Release - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Scandinavian Gold Intercepts 184 Metres of Nickel-Copper-PGE Mineralisation at Keivitsa - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Centurion Gold Holdings Completes Land Purchase in Anticipation of Increased Ore Production - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Cusac Receives Positive Table Mountain Preliminary Feasibility Study - More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Gammon Lake Announces the Purchase of a New Fleet of Trucks for Mining Operations at the Ocampo Gold-Silver Mine, Now Under Construction - "Gammon Lake Resources Inc. is pleased to announce the purchase of a truck fleet consisting of 17 new Terex TR100 Rigid Haul Trucks for open-pit mining operations at the Company's 100%-owned Ocampo Gold-Silver Project. The fleet was purchased from AMECO Services for a total purchase price of US$ 14,885,540. AMECO guarantees that the Terex truck fleet purchased by Gammon Lake will maintain a minimum average fleet mechanical availability of 85% for a period of one year." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Hecla Declares Preferred Stock Dividend - "Hecla Mining Company today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously elected to declare a dividend of $0.875 per share on the outstanding Series B Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock. The cash dividend is payable April 1, 2005, to shareholders of record on March 14, 2005. There are a total of 157,816 shares of preferred stock outstanding. Each Series B preferred share is convertible at the option of the holder to 3.2154 shares of Hecla common stock." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Eldorado Gold 2004 Financial Results and Corporate Update Conference Call - "Eldorado Gold Corporation will release its 2004 Financial Results before markets open on Monday, March 21, 2005. Following the release, Paul Wright, President and Chief Executive Officer, of the Company will host a conference call at 8:00 AM PST (11:00 AM EST) on March 21, 2005." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Minefinders Discovers More Silver in Sonora, Mexico - "Minefinders Corporation Ltd.; Mark H. Bailey, President and CEO, reports results from recent drilling at the Company's 100% owned Real Viejo and Planchas de Plata projects, located in northern Sonora, Mexico. A total of 28 reverse-circulation drill holes, totaling 3,010 meters (9,875 ft), were completed at the two projects. The recent drilling expanded mineralization encountered at Real Viejo during an earlier drill program (NR 6-9-04) and was the initial testing of mineralization at several areas of historic mining at Planchas de Plata." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Minefinders Discovers More Silver in Sonora, Mexico - "Minefinders Corporation Ltd.; Mark H. Bailey, President and CEO, reports results from recent drilling at the Company's 100% owned Real Viejo and Planchas de Plata projects, located in northern Sonora, Mexico. A total of 28 reverse-circulation drill holes, totaling 3,010 meters (9,875 ft), were completed at the two projects. The recent drilling expanded mineralization encountered at Real Viejo during an earlier drill program (NR 6-9-04) and was the initial testing of mineralization at several areas of historic mining at Planchas de Plata." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Canyon Resources Appoints James Hesketh as President - "Canyon Resources Corporation, announced that it has appointed James Hesketh as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company, effective March 1, 2005. Dr. Richard H. De Voto, who is retiring as President, will remain as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Canyon Resources Appoints James Hesketh as President - "Canyon Resources Corporation, announced that it has appointed James Hesketh as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company, effective March 1, 2005. Dr. Richard H. De Voto, who is retiring as President, will remain as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Randgold Resources announces - DIRECTOR INCREASES HIS RANDGOLD RESOURCES HOLDINGS - "Dr Aubrey Paverd, an independent non executive director of Randgold Resources, increased his shareholdings in Randgold Resources on Friday, 25 February 2005, following the exercise of options." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Gold project meets opposition in Guatemala - "A U.S. gold and silver miner's project is at the center of a conflict between the Maya Indians' traditional values and an impoverished country's need to attract foreign investment. The future of Glamis Gold's half-built Marlin mine may provide some indication of whether Guatemala can become a mining nation while giving Mayan peasants a sense of autonomy, something they have lacked since the Spanish conquest." More
- 02/28/05 | Item


Proposed Merger Jeopardized After Competition Tribunal Pre-hearing - "Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited announced today that the Competition Tribunal set dates to hear submissions with regard to the Harmony's proposed merger with Gold Fields. Harmony requested that the hearing be held as soon as possible with Advocate David Unterhalter requesting that the proceedings 'have some regard for commercial reality'." More
- 02/26/05 | Item


Proposed Merger Jeopardized After Competition Tribunal Pre-hearing - "Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited announced today that the Competition Tribunal set dates to hear submissions with regard to the Harmony's proposed merger with Gold Fields. Harmony requested that the hearing be held as soon as possible with Advocate David Unterhalter requesting that the proceedings 'have some regard for commercial reality'." More
- 02/26/05 | Item


Petaquilla Addresses Press Reports - More
- 02/26/05 | Item


Galaxy Minerals Announces Highlights of Independent Gold Ore Breakdown Analysis Work at the Yellow Jacket Project in Santa Cruz County, Arizona - More
- 02/26/05 | Item


Sahelian Goldfields Inc. changes its name to Sage Gold Inc. and consolidates its common chares - More
- 02/26/05 | Item


Mena Resources Inc.: First Pass Drilling Program Completed and Additional Exploration Ongoing at the Vaquillas/Cenizas Project, Chile - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Vannessa Ventures Ltd. - Fiscal 2005 Third Quarter Interim Unaudited Consolidated Financial Statements - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Crystallex Comments on Albino Concessions - "Crystallex International Corporation announced today that, as part of a broad review of numerous mining properties perceived to be inactive or non- compliant, resolutions of the former Ministry of Energy and Mines of Venezuela had been published in Venezuela's Official Gazette #5.761 of February 18, 2005 (released to the public on Thursday, February 24th, 2005) providing notice of termination of the Company's Albino 1 alluvial concession and the Albino vein concession in Bolivar State. The resolutions will be appealed by Crystallex." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Cornerstone Acquires Gold Projects in Ecuador - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Meridian Gold "hold," target price reduced - "Analysts at Canaccord Capital maintain their "hold" rating on Meridian Gold Incorporated, while reducing their estimates for the company. The 12-month target price has been reduced from $21.25 to $20.00." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


La Mancha issues year-end financial statements - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Luna receives TSX Venture approval on filing of NI 43-101 reports on Yunnan, PRC projects - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Dundee Precious Metals Completes Resource Update at Its Ada Tepe Gold Project Measured And Indicated Gold Resources Increased to 835,000 Oz - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Strong Fourth Quarter Caps Record Year For Northgate: 2004 Cash Flow Of $73 Million Generates $31 Million In Net Earnings - "Northgate Minerals Corporation today reported cash flow from operations before changes in working capital of $23,233,000 or $0.12 per common share and net earnings of $12,205,000 or $0.06 per share for the fourth quarter of 2004. Cash flow from operations for all of 2004 was $72,890,000 or $0.36 per share and earnings were $31,255,000 or $0.16 per share." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Centurion Gold Holdings Clarifies Intent of New Funding, the Non-Dilutive Objective of Its Current Acquisition Strategy, and Upgrades to Ongoing Operations - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Seabridge Gold Closes $2.1 Million Flow-Through Financing - "Seabridge Gold announced today that it has closed its previously announced private placement financing of 500,000 flow-through shares at $4.25 per share for gross proceeds of $2,125,000. This financing will be used to fund a 7,500 meter core drilling program at the Company's 100% owned Courageous Lake gold project located in Canada's Northwest Territories." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Pioneer Metals and Claude Resources Commence Drilling at Nokomis Gold Project - "Pioneer Metals Corporation and Claude Resources Inc. announced today that drilling has commenced on their Nokomis Lake Gold Project. The Project is a joint venture between Pioneer (50%) and Claude (50%) with Claude acting as operator. The planned winter program includes approximately 2,000 metres of diamond drilling in 15 holes and has a total budget of $175,000 (CDN). The drilling contract has been awarded to Newmac Industries Limited of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Miranda Gold Corp.: Three Hundred DAME Claims Staked in Kobeh Valley, South Battle Mountain-Eureka Trend - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


QGX Signs Joint Venture With Key Gold on Three Licenses - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Harmony bid for Gold Fields hit by watchdog dates - "Harmony Gold said on Friday it would decide whether to press on with its takeover bid for Gold Fields after the Competition Tribunal set May hearing dates that threaten the $5.3 billion offer. Hearings to be held on May 3-6 were two months later than Harmony wanted, allowing Russia's Norilsk Nickel to abandon an agreement to tender its 20 percent Gold Fields stake, Harmony Chief Executive Bernard Swanepoel told Reuters." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


St Andrew Announces Proceeds From The Exercise Of Warrants - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Northgate gold, copper mine strike ends with deal - "Northgate Minerals Ltd. and striking workers have reached a labor agreement, the small Canadian gold and copper miner said on Friday, ending a work stoppage that started on Tuesday at the firm's only mine." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Vista Continental Corp. Engages Mines Manager - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corporation Amends Joint Venture Agreement to Expand Proprietary Groundwater Exploration Program in Nevada - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


ValGold options gold-silver claims in north western Ontario - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Phase I Drill Program on McKenzie Island Completed, Red Lake, Ontario - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Ruby Mining Company Assists the Pedro Bank Management Project - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Sultan Minerals Inc.: Drilling Confirms High-Grade Gold-Bearing Cross-Structures On Kena Property - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Harmony to decide if Gold Fields bid "makes sense" - "The head of South Africa's Harmony Gold said on Friday the board would need to decide whether to press on with its takeover bid for Gold Fields after the Competition Tribunal set May hearings dates that will have a negative impact on the bid. "Certainly as a board of Harmony we will have to consider whether it still makes sense for us to continue with the offer," Chief Executive Bernard Swanepoel told Reuters." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Forest Gate to Raise up to $4,000,000 in Private Placement including $2,500,000 on a Bought Deal Basis - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Inca Pacific Resources Inc.: Update On Transaction With Quadra Mining Ltd. - More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Watchdog sets May hearing on Harmony/Gold Fields - "South Africa's Competition Tribunal on Friday set hearings in May for Harmony Gold's hostile takeover bid for Gold Fields, possibly threatening a deal with Russia's Norilsk Nickel. Harmony, which had hoped to get a quick watchdog approval in March, expressed disappointment." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Pan American Silver to build Alamo Dorado Silver Mine in Mexico - "Pan American Silver Corp. is pleased to announce that it will immediately commence development of a new open pit silver mine at its Alamo Dorado silver project located 320 km south of Hermosillo in the state of Sonora, Mexico." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Pan American Silver to build Alamo Dorado Silver Mine in Mexico - "Pan American Silver Corp. is pleased to announce that it will immediately commence development of a new open pit silver mine at its Alamo Dorado silver project located 320 km south of Hermosillo in the state of Sonora, Mexico." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Coeur Announces Appointment of Top Executives for Bolivian Subsidiary to Operate San Bartolome Silver Mine - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation, the world's largest primary silver producer, announced today the appointments of Jaime Villalobos as Executive Director, and Americo Villafuerte, as General Manager, of Coeur Manquiri, the wholly-owned Coeur subsidiary in Bolivia formed to operate the San Bartolome silver mine. In addition, Coeur announced it has assembled its team for the construction of San Bartolome, which is expected to commence production in 2006." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Miramar Reports One Million Ounce Increase in Gold Resource in Madrid Area at Hope Bay - "Miramar Mining Corporation today announced new resource totals for the Hope Bay belt that incorporates new estimates for the Madrid deposit. Using the same cut-off grades as in 2003, more than one million ounces have been added to the Madrid resource during 2004. These new resource estimates provide the critical mass of ounces that should allow Miramar to shift its focus from exploration to developing strategies for production beyond the two-year scope of the Doris North project." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


George Nethercutt Appointed to Hecla's Board of Directors - "Hecla Mining Company today announced that former U.S. Congressman George R. Nethercutt, Jr., has been named to Hecla's board of directors, effective immediately. He replaces Joe Coors, Jr., who retired from the board earlier this month." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Pan American Silver reports record results in 2004 - "Pan American Silver Corp. reported net earnings of $15.7 million or $0.23 per share for the fourth quarter of 2004 versus a fourth quarter loss of $2.8 million in 2003. Earnings included a one-time gain on the sale of the Company's 20 per cent interest in the Dukat mine in Russia for $20.1 million, partially offset by the write-down of obsolete equipment of $1.8 million, after tax. Excluding these items, there was a loss of $2.7 million in the quarter, due primarily to the first-time payment of Peruvian income taxes totaling $2.8 million as well as mandatory employee profit sharing of $1.0 million."More
- 02/25/05 | Item


African DRDGOLD shares drop 23 pct after warning - "Shares in South African gold miner DRDGOLD plummeted 23.5 percent on Friday, a day after the company posted a deeper interim loss, and auditors warned it might not have enough cash to meet obligations. The shares in South Africa's fourth-largest gold producer fell to 6.00 rand, a four-year low, wiping 482 million rand ($83.20 million) off its market capitalisation." More
- 02/25/05 | Item


Newmont sees dollar slipping more, gold at $425-$475 - "The dollar will continue to slide this year, pushing up the price of gold, a senior executive of Newmont Mining Corp., the world's largest gold producer, forecast on Thursday. "We are looking at $425-$475 over the course of 2005," said Pierre Lassonde, Newmont's president and a highly regarded observer of the world gold markets." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Placer Dome promises to tackle costs as shares sag - "Placer Dome Inc. pledged to put cost control at the top of its 2005 agenda after an expensive fourth quarter stung the miner's earnings and lanced 7 percent off its shares on Thursday. The world's fifth biggest gold miner said it had hedged about half its 2005 exposure to the Canadian and Australian dollars, whose sharp gains against the U.S. dollar last year hiked costs and squeezed margins because Placer Dome's metal sales are priced in the U.S. currency." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Northgate Minerals Corporation: New 3-Year Labour Agreement Ratified By Kemess Employees Normal Operations To Resume Within A Few Days - "Northgate Minerals Corporation today announced that its subsidiary, Kemess Mines Ltd., has reached a final settlement with the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 115, ending the strike action that began on Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Royal Gold to Present at the Wall Street Analyst Forum - "ROYAL GOLD, INC. management will deliver a presentation at the 16th Annual Wall Street Analyst Forum on Tuesday, March 1, 2005. The Wall Street Analyst Forum is an annual event which showcases publicly-traded companies and is attended by institutional investors, brokerage analysts, and the press." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Rob Passes the Reins to Ian-Ian Telfer Appointed Goldcorp CEO-Rob McEwen Remains as Chairman of the Board - "GOLDCORP INC. announced today that the Board of Directors has appointed Ian Telfer as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and a Director of Goldcorp. Mr. Telfer, is the Chairman and CEO of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., and will now lead the merged company. Goldcorp's new CEO has more than 20 years of experience in the precious metals business and among many successes, is well known as a business leader with a keen sense for growth opportunities through acquisition and the ability to rapidly build shareholder value." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


New Sleeper Gold Corporation Announces its Results for the Third Quarter Ended December 31, 2004 - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Today on Canada's Business Report...Big Names at Bear Creek Mining Corporation - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Lake Shore Acquires DeSantis Property in Timmins Gold Camp - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Mexico's Penoles fourth quarter profit rises - "Industrias Penoles, the world's largest producer of refined silver, said on Thursday its fourth quarter profit rose to 392 million pesos ($35 million) from 25 million pesos in the year-ago period." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Mindoro Resources Ltd.: Encouraging Anomalies Defined on Newly Discovered Prospect: Associated High Gold Values in Float Boulders - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Glencairn Doubles Reserves at Limon, Increases Mine Life to More Than Five Years - "Glencairn Gold Corporation is pleased to announce a year-over-year doubling of mineral reserves at its Limon Mine in Nicaragua as at December 31, 2004, as well as the start of ramp development on the Santa Pancha Zone at Limon and steady progress toward final construction items at the Bellavista Mine in Costa Rica." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Endeavour Strengthens Senior Management Team - "Endeavour Silver Corp. announces that it has strengthened its senior management team, both by adding some new key personnel and by promoting from within the Company. With these new appointments, Endeavour has successfully made the transition from an exploration company into an integrated mining company." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Additional Drill Holes at El Refugio Prospect Confirm Significant Mineralization at Copalquin, Durango, Mexico - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Kimber Announces Another Drill-Ready Exploration Target - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


AfriOre Intersects Platreef Zone in First Drillhole on Akanani Platinum Project, South Africa - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Newmont Profit Up, but Sees Lower Gold Sales - "The results were good, but what really caught my eye was the lower production numbers," said Peter Spina, a gold analyst who runs specialist Web site goldseek.com. "With production at sub-7 million (ounces) next year, they may have to make an acquisition. Newmont made a lot of cash last year and I think they should make a move in the next few months." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


PolyMet Expands Drilling Campaign in Minnesota - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


JP Morgan raises Meridian Gold - "J.P. Morgan on Thursday raised its investment rating on Meridian Gold Inc. to "overweight" from "neutral," saying new discoveries offer another boost to reserve expectations." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Canada's Frontier Pacific eyes Greek gold - "Frontier Pacific Mining is looking to become Canada's only gold producer in Greece after acquiring a project from leading miner Newmont Mining Corporation. Frontier acquired the Perama Hill gold project, situated in northeastern Greece, in December for $12 million. Recoverable resources are estimated at 1.2 million ounces, Chief Executive Officer Peter Tegart told an Association of Mining Analysts conference on Wednesday." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


ECU Silver Mining Inc.: Press Release-Update of Mill Expansion - "ECU Silver Mining Inc. wishes to report on the status of the Phase II expansion program at its Velardena mill site. The work in progress is going at a better than expected rate and scheduled start-up of the expanded mill is slated for Friday of next week." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Wits Basin Announces on the Progress of Drilling Operations and the Discovery of Identical Cover Rocks to Those Located in the Witwatersrand Basin - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Campbell Resources Announces its Fourth Quarter and Annual Results for 2004 - "For the fourth quarter of 2004, Campbell recorded a net loss of $3.0 million or $0.03 per share, compared with a net loss of $82,000 or $0.00 per share for the same period in 2003. For the year, the net loss amounts to $8.2 million or $0.08 per share compared to $4.0 million or $0.07 per share in 2003. In the quarter, the Company has written down, by an amount of $1,8 million, its mining interests in the Joe Mann Mine based on an asset impairment analysis, which was required following the results of operations. In 2003, a gain of $2.3 million was also realized on the sale of a Mexican subsidiary." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Newmont Mining Profit Up on Gold Prices - "Newmont Mining Corp. said profit in the latest quarter rose from the previous year due to improving gold prices. The Denver-based gold mining company, one of the world's largest, Thursday said it earned $181.6 million, or 41 cents a share, on revenue of $1.23 billion in the fourth quarter. In the previous year, it earned $153.1 million, or 36 cents a share, on revenue of $805.8 million. The latest quarter included asset write downs, sales and tax gains, and an accounting-related gain that altogether boosted earnings by $19 million, or 4 cents per share. Analysts were expecting earnings of 32 cents a share, excluding items, according to Thomson First Call." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Placer Dome Stock Falls on Cost Rise, Reserve Drop - "Shares in Placer Dome Inc. slumped 5 percent at the start of trading on Thursday following weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings, partly because of a sharp rise in costs. Results also showed that the world's fifth biggest gold miner failed to find enough new gold reserves through exploration to replace the production that it mined out during 2004, according to UBS analyst Brian MacArthur." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Agnico-Eagle reports record operating and financial results - "Agnico-Eagle Mines Limited today announced continued strong financial and operating results as it reported record fourth quarter earnings of $15.6 million, or $0.18 per share compared to net earnings of $2.4 million, or $0.03 per share, in the fourth quarter of 2003. Operating cash flow (before working capital changes) in the quarter was $21.0 million compared to $10.5 million in the prior year's fourth quarter. For the year, a net earnings record of $47.9 million, or $0.56 per share, was also set. This compared to a net loss of $19.5 million, or $(0.23) per share, in 2003. Over the full year, operating cash flow (before working capital changes) increased to $77.9 million, a substantial improvement from $4.0 million in 2003." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Linear Gold intersects 132.0 metres containing 5.8 g/t of gold in Hole IX-37 and 81.6 metres containing 7.1 g/t of gold from Hole IX-39 at the Campamento zone, - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Zaruma Resources Reports Increase in Gold Resource at Alcaravan (El Foco, Venezuela) to 100,000 Ounces - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Andresmin Announces a Further USD $3 Million Private Placement - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Cream Minerals to Drill High-Grade Gold-Silver Fenix Property, Mexico - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


J.A.G. Mines Grants an Option for its Belleterre Gold Property - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Cumberland Announces Feasibility Study Results on the Meadowbank Gold Project - "CUMBERLAND RESOURCES LTD. is pleased to announce the results from the Feasibility Study on the Company's 100% owned Meadowbank Gold Project located in Nunavut, Canada. The Study incorporates improvements to the mine model as a result of a re-design completed in 2004 by the Company and the study manager, AMEC Americas Ltd. Construction scheduling and capital cost estimation has been prepared by Merit International Consultants Inc." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Queenstake Appoints Chief Financial Officer - "Queenstake Resources Ltd. announces that Eric H. Edwards has accepted the position of Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Eric has more than 25 years experience in gold mining as a financial executive with Kinross Gold Corporation, Viceroy Resources Corporation, Ivanhoe Mines Ltd and TVX Gold Inc. Eric also has specific experience at Jerritt Canyon, where he worked as Operations Controller twelve years ago. His experience ranges from financial leadership of prominent public companies to management of mine site controllers, operations analysis and audit and accounting issues." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Minera Andes Announces International Bankers Visit San Jose Project Prior To Feasibility Study Completion - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Birim Goldfields Inc.: Kuri Gold Anomaly Extended by a Further 1,000 Meters - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


TVI Pacific Inc.: Canatuan Mine Update - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Anatolia Updates Drilling at Rio Tinto Joint Ventured Kizilviran Copper Porphyry Project - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


El Capitan Precious Metals Receives a Positive Preliminary Report on Samples from the El Capitan Mine - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Entourage Mining Ltd. Black Warrior Progress Report from Mineral Ridge Nevada - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Exeter Discovery at Cerro Puntudo, Patagonia - More
- 02/24/05 | Item


DRDGold suffers significant losses - "Gold miner DRDGold reported on Thursday an interim headline loss per share of 64.4 cents for the six months ending December 2004, from a loss of 18.5 cents for the half-year ending December 2003." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Newmont Mining Net Glitters - "Shares in Newmont Mining rose early Thursday after the company posted sharply higher fourth-quarter profit, thanks to higher gold prices. The company had net income of $181.6 million, or 41 cents a share, compared with $153.1 million, or 36 cents a share, for the fourth quarter of 2003. Revenue rose by more than 50% to $1.23 billion. Analysts expected the company to earn 32 cents a share, according to Thomson First Call." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Newmont Announces Fourth Quarter Net Income of $182 million ($0.41 per share); 2004 Net Income of $435 million ($0.98 per share) - "Newmont Mining Corporation today announced fourth quarter net income of $181.6 million ($0.41 per share) compared with net income of $153.1 million ($0.36 per share) for the fourth quarter of 2003. Newmont earned net income of $434.5 million ($0.98 per share) for 2004. Fourth quarter and 2004 highlights included:" More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Reminder - Newmont Announces Fourth Quarter and 2004 Earnings Conference Call - "Newmont Mining Corporation announced that it will report fourth quarter and 2004 earnings on Thursday, February 24, 2005. There will be a conference call that day at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Mountain Time) to discuss the fourth quarter and 2004 results. The conference call will be web cast on the Company's web site." More
- 02/24/05 | Item


Placer Dome earns $284 million in 2004 - "Placer Dome Inc.(1) (NYSE, TSX, ASX: PDG - News News News) today announces 24% growth in earnings in 2004 to $284 million, or $0.68 per share, and 27% growth in cash from operations to $376 million, or $0.90 per share. 2004 earnings were impacted by a number of tax items resulting in a net tax recovery of $130 million. Sales revenue increased 7% to $1.89 billion on gold production of 3.65 million ounces and copper production of 413 million pounds. Gold cash and total costs were $240 and $298 per ounce, respectively, while copper cash and total costs were $0.55 and $0.70 per pound, respectively. Mine operating earnings increased 19% to $484 million." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Placer Dome earns $284 million in 2004 - "Placer Dome Inc.(1) (NYSE, TSX, ASX: PDG - News News News) today announces 24% growth in earnings in 2004 to $284 million, or $0.68 per share, and 27% growth in cash from operations to $376 million, or $0.90 per share. 2004 earnings were impacted by a number of tax items resulting in a net tax recovery of $130 million. Sales revenue increased 7% to $1.89 billion on gold production of 3.65 million ounces and copper production of 413 million pounds. Gold cash and total costs were $240 and $298 per ounce, respectively, while copper cash and total costs were $0.55 and $0.70 per pound, respectively. Mine operating earnings increased 19% to $484 million." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Matador Partners With Austminex on Largest Land Position in the Coolgardie Gold Belt of Western Australia - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Centerra Gold's Kumtor Operation Affected by Road Blocks - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Laramide exercises equity option on Cerro Colorado Gold Project - Appoints new CFO - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


SKN Resources Ltd.: US$5 million Exploration and Development Program for 2005 at the Ying Silver Project, Henan Province, China - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Bucium Project - Updated Rodu & Frasin resource estimate - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Gold Fields Declines Option to Joint Venture Tembo Project, Tanzania - "Lakota Resources Inc. has been advised by Gold Fields that they will not be exercising their right to joint venture the Tembo Project in Tanzania. Gold Fields' decision was predicated on their opinion that the property does not contain sufficient target potential to generate resources likely to exceed their minimum criteria to proceed to a joint venture stage." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Northern Dynasty to Acquire Teck Cominco's Remaining Working Interest in Pebble Exploration Lands - "Northern Dynasty recently purchased all of Teck Cominco's interest in the Resource Lands portion of the Pebble property which hosts the 2.74 billion tonne inferred resource of the Pebble gold-copper-molybdenum deposit (see Northern Dynasty news release dated November 26, 2004). During 2004 the Company completed systematic drilling of 173 core holes to upgrade a significant portion of the Pebble deposit's inferred resource to measured and indicated classifications." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Wesdome Message to Shareholders: A Golden 2005 - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


International Wayside Gold Mines Ltd.: Cariboo Gold Project 2004 Highlights Bulk Sample Progress Exploration Drilling Resumes - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Cassidy Gold Continues to Extend Sanu Filanan & JJ Zones - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Sur American Gold Corporation: Company Preparing Tenders for an Initial 30-35 Hole, 3500 Metre Core Drilling Program at Comval Gold Project - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Trio Reports Assay Results from the Empire Mine Property in Idaho - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Noront Resources Ltd.: New Drill Holes At Windfall Lake - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Northern Orion Implements Rolling 10% Stock Option Plan - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Midway Mobilizes Two Drill Rigs to Spring Valley Project - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Halo Resources Frankfurt Listing - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Inmet Mining presentation at BMO Nesbitt Burns Global Resources Conference 2005 - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


American Stock Exchange Lists Common Stock of Glencairn Gold Corporation - "The American Stock Exchange today listed the common stock of Glencairn Gold Corporation under the ticker symbol GLE. Glencairn Gold is a Canadian-based gold producer focused on growth in the Americas. Gold sales from its Limon Mine in Nicaragua reached 48,000 oz. in 2004. Its Bellavista Mine in Costa Rica, currently under construction, is scheduled to begin producing gold in the second quarter of 2005." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Scandinavian Gold Announces Positive Metallurgical Test Results From Its Keivitsa Nickel-Copper-PGE Property In Finland - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


San Gold Files Annual 2004 and First Quarter 2005 Financial Statements - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Dragon Gold Signs Option on Claims Adjacent to Ivanhoe Mines' Properties in Mongolia - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Sahelian Goldfields Inc. announces appointment of new director - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Apogee Agrees To Acquire Producing Silver-Zinc-Lead Mine - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Azco Updates Gold and Mica Activities - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Glencairn Receives Approval for Listing on AMEX - "Glencairn Gold Corporation is pleased to announce that its common shares have been approved for listing on the American Stock Exchange. The Company's shares are expected to begin trading on AMEX at the open on Wednesday, February 23, 2005, under the ticker symbol "GLE." The Company's AMEX trading specialist will be Kellogg Capital Group, LLC." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Panama's President Torrijos Meets with Petaquilla Director - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Andina Commences Volcan Exploration Program - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


SKN Resources Ltd.: Sales of Direct-to-Smelter Silver-Lead Ore and Excellent Silver and Lead Recovery Rates by Custom Milling of Ore from Ying Silver Project, H - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Caledonia Mining Appoints New Chairman - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Virginia Gold Mines Inc.-Important Developments at Eleonore: Prolongation of the Roberto Zone Toward the North, South and at Depth - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Atna Resources Ltd. Reports Resource Estimate at Pinson - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Rare Earth Metals hires Wardrop Engineering for 3D geologic model, extends deal for Longstreet Au-Ag Project, Nevada - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Century Mining Reports on Progress at Sigma Mine - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Greystar Cuts 112.8 Metres Grading 3.42 Grams Gold - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Mansfield Minerals Inc.: 2005 Exploration Update, Northwestern Argentina - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Unigold announces trench results of 26.3 G/T gold over 16 meters on Los Candelones Deposit - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Andresmin Gold closes $500,000 USD financing - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Bullion River Gold Corp. Continues Towards Production Start in 2005 at its French Gulch Mine - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Louvem Mines Announces its Financial Results for 2004 - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Columbia Acquires Lluvia de Oro Heap Leach Plant And Annouces A Non-Brokered Private Placement - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Pelangio Advised that Winter Drill Program Underway at Birch Lake Property - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Pro-Spect-Or to acquire 100% interest in the Hurd property in the Dasserat township - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Mines dig deep for decent legacy - "The controversy that for many years surrounded an Indonesian gold and copper mine operated by Freeport-McMoRan highlights many of the thorny issues faced by the mining industry. With millions of tons of toxic debris generated by the Papua mine, Freeport has frequently been criticised by environmental campaigners." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Gossan Retains European IR Firm - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Yankee Hat Minerals Ltd. - Airborne geophysical survey finds new exploration area on Fran Property - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Randy Martin Joins Sino Silver Corp. Board of Directors - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Franklin Mining CEO Releases Equipment Needs for Mayaya Project - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Phoenix Matachewan Mines Inc.: Wagg Appointed VP Exploration - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Wildcat Exploration Ltd. - Bissett Gold Camp - Poundmaker Property - 2004 & 2005 Drill Results - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Peru Minsur sees '05 tin output flat, gold plan on hold - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


QGX Ltd.: Drilling Demonstrates Continuity of High-Grade Quartz-Telluride Veins at Golden Hills; 0.5-3.7 Ounce Per Tonne Au Intersections in CVZ-48B, CVZ-107 an - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Dynamic Resources Corp.: Preliminary Assay Results from Quest Lake Project - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


DFLR: Mining Operations now Primary Focus. DFLR is pleased to announce their first smelter shipment of 5.07 metric tons of gold and silver concentrate was made - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Sulliden Registers Title to Shahuindo Claims in Lima, Peru - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Meridian Gold Announces Fourth Quarter 2004 Results - "Meridian Gold Inc. is pleased to announce results for the quarter and twelve months ended December 31, 2004. Meridian continues its commitment to its strategy of organic exploration growth, with a focus on returns and a dedication to responsible mining." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Iamgold Sees '05 Gold Output Up 4 Pct, Reserves Up - "Iamgold Corp. forecast on Wednesday that it would produce 4 percent more gold this year, or 450,000 ounces, from the four mines in West Africa in which it holds stakes. The mid-sized Canadian miner said its share of reserves that can be economically mined at a gold price of $350 an ounce increased by 11 percent to 4.13 million ounces during 2004. The bulk of the gain came from the addition of almost a million ounces at the Tarkwa mine in Ghana, which is majority owned by South Africa's Gold Fields Ltd." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Anglo American Posts Gain in Net Profit - "Mining company Anglo American PLC reported an 83 percent gain in yearly net profit Wednesday as strong performances from its base and ferrous metals divisions were bolstered by a one-time gain from the sale of its 20 percent stake in Gold Fields Ltd. Anglo American, which has dual listing in London and South Africa, said net profit for 2004 was US$2.9 million (euro2.2 million), up from US$1.59 million pounds in 2003. Revenue rose to US$24.9 billion (euro18.8 billion) from US$18.6 billion." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Pele Mountain Announces Exploration Results from Festival and Ardeen - "Pele Mountain Resources announced today that it has received results from channel samples collected last month at its Festival Diamond Project, as well as drill results from its Ardeen Gold Project. Recent exploration at both projects has been funded by Goldcorp Inc. Goldcorp has advised Pele that based on current results it will continue to fund exploration on Festival into 2005. Goldcorp has also advised Pele that it will not be exercising its option to earn an interest at Ardeen, due to the project not meeting Goldcorp's criteria." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Anglo American Reports Record Headline Earnings of $2.7 Billion, up 59% - "Record Results: Headline Earnings(1) up 59% at $2,689 Million; Headline Earnings Per Share up 57% at $1.88. Total Profit for the Year up 83% at $2,913 million." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Anglo American Posts Gain in Net Profit - "Mining company Anglo American PLC reported an 83 percent gain in yearly net profit Wednesday as strong performances from its base and ferrous metals divisions were bolstered by a one-time gain from the sale of its 20 percent stake in Gold Fields Ltd." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Caledonia Mining Appoints New Chairman - More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Desert Sun Mining Adds Development Project Manager Flavio Lamberti to the Jacobina Mine Team in Brazil - "Desert Sun Mining Corp. announced today that experienced mining engineer, Flavio Lamberti, has joined the Jacobina mine team in Brazil. Mr. Lamberti will be responsible for evaluating and undertaking internal feasibility studies on Desert Sun Mining's growing number of development projects including Morro de Vento, the Canavieiras Mine, Serra de Corrego, and Morro do Vento Extension (Basal/Main reef) areas." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


IAMGOLD updates 2004 operating results and year-end 2004 reserves and resources - "IAMGOLD Corporation announced today that the Company produced a total of 432,000 ounces of gold in 2004 at a weighted average GI cash cost of US$248 per ounce. The Company's total share of gold reserves at the four mines in which it has its venture interests, as at June 30, 2004 (Tarkwa and Damang) and December 31, 2004 (Sadiola and Yatela), increased 11% year-over-year." More
- 02/23/05 | Item


Montana Governor Supports Development of Mines Management's Montanore Project - "Mines Management, Inc. -- On Tuesday, February 15th, Governor Bryan Schweitzer of Montana expressed his support of Mines Management's Montanore Silver-Copper Project, emphasizing his recognition of its benefits to the community and state, as well as his understanding of the project's environmental acceptability." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Newmont purchases ACIS to strengthen their competitive advantage - "Coemergence Inc., a leader in the development of advanced knowledge-based software solutions, announces the sale of ACIS(R) to Newmont Mining Corporation, the world's largest gold producer. "We are excited about the opportunity to work with Coemergence to integrate their ACIS software into our exploration system," comments Newmont VP Worldwide Exploration, M. Stephen Enders. "The software is an innovative platform to better manage our corporate knowledge and strengthen our information sharing culture." Designed for professionals who find, analyze or act on new business opportunities, ACIS provides early warning signals and a robust corporate memory around what people hear, learn and know." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Hereward Ventures plc: Balkan Joint Venture Agreements with Ivanhoe Mines Ltd - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


General Minerals Corporation Options Malku Khota Silver Property Located in Bolivia to Apex Silver Mines Ltd. - "General Minerals Corporation is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Apex Silver Mines Ltd. and its wholly owned subsidiary SILEX Bolivia S.A., whereby SILEX can earn up to a 70% joint venture interest in the Malku Khota silver-gold property located in the Department of Potosi in west central Bolivia (see latest Malku Khota news release, GMC PR 04-07, June 25, 2004). Under the terms of the agreement SILEX has the exclusive rights to initially earn a 51% interest in the Malku Khota property by incurring expenditures and making annual payments over the five year and nine month earn-in period." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


SLAM Exploration Ltd. - Diamond drilling resumes on high grade zone - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Northgate Minerals Corporation: Kemess Employees Reject Tentative Labour Agreement-Orderly Shutdown of Operations has Commenced - "Northgate Minerals Corporation today announced that its subsidiary, Kemess Mines Ltd., was informed late yesterday evening by the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 115 that its members at the Kemess mine had voted to reject the tentative labour agreement announced on February 3, 2005. The Union's bargaining committee had unanimously agreed to recommend acceptance of the agreement to the membership." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Coeur d'Alene increases exploration budget by 22 pct - "Silver producer Coeur d'Alene Mines Corp. on Tuesday said it would increase its 2005 exploration budget by 22 percent to $13.5 million and also said it increased its silver reserves by 12 percent in 2004." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Quadra Mining Ltd. Announces Robinson Mine Fourth Quarter Production Statistics - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Typhoon Completes the Acquisition of a 100% Interest in the Fayolle Property - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. to Begin Assessing Extensive Gold Vein Mineralization on its Mt. Hinton Property in the Yukon - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Mirabel Resources Inc.: Conclusive Bulk Sample Results on Denain Property - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


USCorp Gold and Silver Mining Co. Announces 2004 Annual Report - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Coeur Reports Increase in Silver Reserves to a Record 196 Million Ounces at Year-End 2004 - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation, the world's largest primary silver producer and a growing gold producer, today announced that the Company's successful exploration and development program in 2004 expanded proven and probable silver reserve levels to a record 196 million ounces, a 12% increase over the previous year. Total proven and probable gold reserves at December 31, 2004 were 1.4 million ounces." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Coeur Reports Increase in Silver Reserves to a Record 196 Million Ounces at Year-End 2004 - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation, the world's largest primary silver producer and a growing gold producer, today announced that the Company's successful exploration and development program in 2004 expanded proven and probable silver reserve levels to a record 196 million ounces, a 12% increase over the previous year. Total proven and probable gold reserves at December 31, 2004 were 1.4 million ounces." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Galaxy Minerals Posts the Yellow Jacket Gold Mine Independent Resource Figures - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Jilbey Gold Exploration Ltd.: Bissa Hill Deposit Extension Outlined - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Golden Phoenix Minerals Continues Reorganization, Installs Advisory Board, President Michael Fitzsimonds Steps Down - More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Innovative HIV/STD Prevention Program Targets Risky Brief 'Marriages' in Rural Guinean Gold Mining Camps - "A common, yet risky practice among gold miners in rural Guinea to engage in short "marriages" with women working briefly at the mine is the target of an innovative health communication program that educates both women and miners about how to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Metallica Resources Announces Noranda Increases Its Ownership In The Company - "Metallica Resources Inc. announces that Noranda Inc. has filed a Schedule 13G with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission indicating that it owns approximately 6 million shares of Metallica Resources or approximately 7.3% of the outstanding common stock of Metallica. Noranda has an option to earn a 70% interest in Metallica's El Morro copper-gold porphyry project in Chile. Noranda originally purchased 900,000 shares of Metallica in 2001 as part of its earn-in agreement."More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Hecla Reports Year End 2004 Results - "Hecla Mining Company today reported increased sales and gross profit in 2004 compared to 2003. A decrease in silver and gold production was offset by increased precious metals prices during the year. In 2004, Hecla's net loss was $6.1 million, compared to a net loss of $6 million in 2003. Hecla's income for 2004 was $23.3 million, before accounting for exploration and pre-development expenses and a noncash environmental accrual for closed operations. This compares to income before environmental accruals and exploration and pre-development expenses of $28.1 million in 2003." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Richmont Mines Announces its Financial Results for 2004 - "For the year ended December 31, 2004, Richmont Mines announces net earnings of $732,096, or $0.05 per share, compared with net earnings of $5,034,541, or $0.32 per share, in 2003. Cash flow from operations before the net change in non-cash working capital in 2004 totalled $6,075,315 compared with $10,900,358 in 2003. Richmont Mines' financial results for 2004 reflect a year of transition that will lead the Company toward growth starting in 2006, with a significant increase in gold production." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Goldcorp bets on higher gold price, profits fall - "Goldcorp Inc., which recently sealed a $2 billion takeover of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., said its profit fell in the fourth quarter because it held back 32 percent of production on the assumption that prices will rise and it will get more profits later." More
- 02/22/05 | Item


Kinross Gold downgraded to "hold" - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Goldcorp Inc.: Red Lake Mine Exploration Update - "GOLDCORP INC. announced today that its exploration efforts at the Red Lake Mine continue to indicate significant potential for building reserves and resources! Goldcorp's Red Lake is the richest, and one of the lowest cost to produce gold mines in the world today!"More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Goldcorp Inc.-2004 Year End Reserves Up High Grade Zone Reserves: 4.4 Million Ounces At A Grade Of 2.23 Ounces Per Ton - "GOLDCORP INC. announced today that reserve and resource estimations for the year-ended December 31, 2004 continued to grow for the fourth consecutive year! The power of the Red Lake Mine was demonstrated in January 2005 when during the month production was 54,866 ounces of gold, one of the highest monthly production results from the mine to date. The reserve and resource estimations were generated using a gold price of $375 per ounce and were independently audited by Watts, Griffis and McQuat, an internationally recognized geological consulting firm, based in Toronto, Ontario."More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Goldcorp Inc.: Golden 4th Quarter And Year-End Results - "GOLDCORP INC. announced today its' financial and operating results for the 4th quarter and full year ended, December 31, 2004. In 2004, Goldcorp only sold two-thirds (2/3) of its gold production and withheld from sale 200,429 ounces of fine gold! The impact of deferring the sale of one-third (1/3) of its production has the effect of significantly reducing Goldcorp's reported Revenues, Cash Flow, Earnings, Assets and Return on Invested Capital while increasing our reported Cost Per Ounce of Production." More
- 02/21/05 | Item


StrataGold Commences CDN $7M Exploration Programs - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


La Mancha reports Hualilan Phase II drilling project drill results - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Langis Silver & Cobalt Mining Company Limited Announces Amendment To Private Placement - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Absolut Appoints Cleath as Vice President of Exploration - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


2005 exploration program commences on El Pulpo - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Bear Creek announces strategic exploration alliance in southern Peru with AngloGold - "Bear Creek Mining is pleased to announce it has signed an exclusive agreement with AngloGold Ashanti Exploracion Peru S.A.C. for Bear Creek to acquire an exploration data package covering approximately 180,000 square kilometers in the highly prospective epithermal gold-silver belt in southern Peru." More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Retransmission: Gold Canyon Resources Inc.: More High Grade In Final Summer 2004 Results At Springpole; Winter 2005 Drill Program Commences At Springpole - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Globex Uranium-Gold Acquisitions - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Kimberly Gold Mines Signs Letter Of Intent With International Arimex - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Galantas Receives Initial Smelter Terms for Flotation Concentrate - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Imperial Metals Corporation: Copper and Gold Reserves and Resources Increase at Mount Polley - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


APAC Minerals to Merge with Cash-Rich Golden China Inc. - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Work Begins on Redstar/Anglogold Ashanti Nevada Exploration Alliance - "As part of a letter agreement dated January 13, 2005, Redstar Gold Corp. has now received 8 DVD's of digital data and over 180 file boxes of hard copy data from AngloGold Ashanti North America Inc. Under the terms of the agreement Redstar and AngloGold Ashanti have formed an exploration partnership to explore for gold in Nevada." More
- 02/21/05 | Item


King's Bay Gold Commences Drilling Program Beside Goldcorp's Red Lake Mine - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Galaxy Minerals Announces Independent Gold Resource Figures on the Yellow Jacket Mine in Santa Cruz County, Arizona - More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Metco Options Cambior Inc's Galinee Property - "Metco Resources Inc., is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent with Cambior Inc., whereby Metco has been granted the option to earn the interest of 50% on Galinee Property located in the Matagami mining camp by doing exploration work with expenses totalling $1,300,000 over a three (3) year period." More
- 02/21/05 | Item


Matador Acquires Remaining 20% of Kinver Mining - More
- 02/19/05 | Item


Dundee Precious Metals Announces Completion of Purchase of Option on Back River Exploration Project in Nunavut From Miramar Mining Corporation - More
- 02/19/05 | Item


Matador to Acquire Bom Jardin Property, Para State, Brazil - More
- 02/19/05 | Item


Strongbow Exploration Inc.: Update-Tree River Property - More
- 02/19/05 | Item


Final Tolavana drill results, Golden Summit Project, Alaska - More
- 02/19/05 | Item


Imperial Announces $20 Million Private Placement of Convertible Debentures - More
- 02/19/05 | Item


Miramar Mining Corporation: Assignment of Option on Back River Project Completed - "Miramar Mining Corporation today announced that it had completed the assignment to Dundee Precious Metals Inc. of its option to purchase from Kinross Gold Corporation 60% of the Back River project, including the Goose and George Lakes deposits, which was announced February 3, 2005. Miramar received approximately $10 million representing the reimbursement of costs incurred by Miramar on the Back River Project plus 5%." More
- 02/19/05 | Item


Gold miners prospecting for partners - "'If at first you don't succeed, try, try again' could become the motto of North America's merger-obsessed gold industry. Despite an unimpressive track record of five failed takeovers and just one success in the past year, millions of dollars spent on advice and wiped off market values, analysts say big, but especially, mid-sized miners are as eager as ever to purchase." More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Goldcorp says paid for 70 pct of Wheaton stock - "Goldcorp Inc. said on Friday it has acquired and paid for about 70 percent of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd.'s shares. The shares were tendered by Wheaton River shareholders to Goldcorp, which is buying the mid-sized gold and copper miner in a $2 billion share-swap deal." More
- 02/18/05 | Item


70% of Wheaton River Shares Purchased by Goldcorp to Date - "GOLDCORP INC. is pleased to announce that approximately 403,165,952 Wheaton River common shares, representing approximately 70% of the total outstanding Wheaton River common shares, which were tendered to Goldcorp's Offer by February 14, 2005, were paid for and acquired by Goldcorp on February 17, 2005. As previously announced on February 14, 2005, Goldcorp has extended the Offer expiry date to give the remaining Wheaton River shareholders more time to tender. THE LAST DAY FOR WHEATON RIVER SHAREHOLDERS TO TENDER THEIR SHARES IS NOW 5:00PM TORONTO TIME ON FEBRUARY 28, 2005." More
- 02/18/05 | Item


70% of Wheaton River Shares Purchased by Goldcorp to Date - "GOLDCORP INC. is pleased to announce that approximately 403,165,952 Wheaton River common shares, representing approximately 70% of the total outstanding Wheaton River common shares, which were tendered to Goldcorp's Offer by February 14, 2005, were paid for and acquired by Goldcorp on February 17, 2005. As previously announced on February 14, 2005, Goldcorp has extended the Offer expiry date to give the remaining Wheaton River shareholders more time to tender. THE LAST DAY FOR WHEATON RIVER SHAREHOLDERS TO TENDER THEIR SHARES IS NOW 5:00PM TORONTO TIME ON FEBRUARY 28, 2005." More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Andresmin grants incentive stock options and enters into public relations agreement - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Gold Canyon Resources Inc.: More High Grade In Final Summer 2004 Results At Springpole - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Video Available: International Star Inc. Announces The Effective Date For a 3:1 Forward Split and New Symbol For ISRI - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Jasper Mining Corporation acquires exploration properties - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Amera Resources Corporation: Private Placement Announced - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


SearchGold Files Annuals and Updates on Late Q1 Filing - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Cambior Announces 2004 Year-End Results - "For the full year 2004, revenues increased to $300.9 million, compared to $193.9 million in the previous year. Cash flow from operating activities was $38.0 million compared to $24.2 million in 2003. Adjusted cash flow1 was $50.2 million compared to $36.4 million in 2003. The Company posted a non-cash impairment loss and restructuring cost of $73.2 million due to the complete re-evaluation of the Doyon mine and associated hedges." More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Evolving Gold Corporation: Data review on Winnemucca Mountain Property Reveals 2.2 Ounces (68.6 grams) per ton Gold Over 5 Feet (1.5 meters) in Drill Intercept. - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


St Andrew Updates Exploration Activities - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


DRDGold Sees Interim Losses of 200% - "Gold miner DRDGold announced on Friday it expected its headline loss per share for the six months ended December 31, 2004, would be more than 200 percent greater than that of the previous comparative period." More
- 02/18/05 | Item


DRDGold Sees Interim Losses of 200% - "Gold miner DRDGold announced on Friday it expected its headline loss per share for the six months ended December 31, 2004, would be more than 200 percent greater than that of the previous comparative period." More
- 02/18/05 | Item


Global Industrial Services, Inc. -GIS- Announces Acquisition of Gold Property Claims in Manitoba - More
- 02/18/05 | Item


GLR Resources Inc.: Press Release - More
- 02/17/05 | Item


Oromin Explorations Ltd.: Formal Signing of Sabodala Mining Convention - More
- 02/17/05 | Item


/CORRECTION - Brookmount Explorations Inc. - More
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St Andrew Goldfields Ltd.: Underground Drilling at Nixon Fork, Alaska Continues to Outline Additional Gold Resources-Engineering & Permitting for Tailings R - More
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St Andrew Announces an Update of Activities at the Stock Gold Complex - More
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Statement Relating to Diagem January 27 Press Release 2005 - More
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Cassidy Gold Extending Sanu Filanan Zone - More
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Vior Inc.: Diamond Drilling Program Begins at Douay - More
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Laurion and Vedron Finalize the Amended Option Agreement on the Davidson-Tisdale and Laurion Claims in the Tisdale Township, Ontario - More
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American Bonanza Provides Copperstone Surface Drilling Plan Map - More
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Continuum Resources Ltd.: Additional Results of Channel Sampling at the San Jose Mine - More
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Carpathian Gold announces letter of agreement for the sale of its Hungarian subsidiaries - More
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GLR Resources Expanded VMS Exploration Program - More
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TVI Pacific Inc.: Rapu Rapu Exploration Update - More
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Vista Continental Corporation Enters Negotiations to Increase Its Stake in Miranda - More
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Exall Creates New Company For Mining Assets - More
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AFCAN Options SAG Mill for China - More
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Retransmission: Halo Resources Signs Letter of Intent with Endowment Lakes '2002' Limited Partnership to Acquire Interest in the Quarter Moon Lake Gold Property - More
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Centurion Gold Holdings Secures a $25M Equity Line - More
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Spider Resources Inc.: Results for the First Two Drill Holes of the Winter Program at McFaulds Lake #3 - More
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Galaxy Minerals Enters Phase II of Exploration on the Phoenix Gold Project in the Oro Blanco Mining District, Arizona - More
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Brookmount Explorations Inc. Acquires a Key Gold/Silver Property in Peru - More
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Geological Evaluation of XYZ Mineral Deposits & Plant Site Is Completed for the Philippines Gold Project - More
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Micrex Carries Out Second Major Staking Program in B.C. - More
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Sonora Gold Receives Additional High Grade Gold Results From Ontario Zone - More
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Halo Resources Signs Letter of Intent with Endowment Lakes '2002' Limited Partnership to Acquire Interest in the Quarter Moon Lake Gold Property - More
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World Class Mining Executive Joins IMA to Develop its 100% Owned Navidad Silver Deposit - "IMA Exploration Inc.'s President & C.E.O., Mr. Joseph Grosso, proudly announces the appointment of Eng. Augusto Baertl, former President of mining giant Antamina, as President & C.E.O. of IMA Latin America, based in Lima Peru. Mr. Baertl will be responsible for the development of IMA's 100% owned Navidad silver deposit in Argentina." More
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Gammon Lake's 25% Owned Mexgold Resources Announces New Exploration Results from El Cubo Gold-Silver Mine - "Gammon Lake Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that Mexgold Resources Inc., has reported significant results from exploration work at the Company's El Cubo Gold-Silver Mine in Guanajuato, Mexico. Channel sampling in a new area of exploration in the Mine has resulted in the discovery of a bonanza gold-silver zone. Sampling conducted along a length of 38-metres returned average grades of 70.9 grams per tonne gold and 505 grams per tonne silver, over average widths of 4.3-metres." More
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Gold Resources Increase by 34% at Seabridge's Red Mountain Project - "A new 43-101 Technical Report has been prepared by SRK Consulting of Toronto on Seabridge Gold's 100% owned Red Mountain project located in British Columbia, Canada. At a 1.0 gram per tonne cut-off, SRK estimates an additional inferred resource of 1,729,000 tonnes at a grade of 2.97 gpt gold (165,000 ounces) in close proximity to gold resources previously reported by the Company for the project. SRK concludes that there is excellent potential to further expand the gold resources at Red Mountain with additional exploration drilling." More
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Anglo American plc Notice of Annual Results and Webcast - "Anglo American will be announcing annual results for the year ended 31 December 2004, on Wednesday 23 February 2005. A presentation of results by Tony Trahar, CEO of Anglo American and Tony Lea, Finance Director, will be held in London at 10.00am GMT." More
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Pacific Rim Mining Corp.: South Minita Gold Zone Expanded with High-Grade Gold at Depth - "Pacific Rim Mining Corp. has expanded the South Minita gold zone on its flagship El Dorado gold project in El Salvador with new drill results from the Company's resource definition drill program. The drilling has intersected high-grade gold mineralization at depth, and has expanded the dimensions of this important discovery. Highlights include 20.12 g/t gold over 2.90 meters in hole P04-352 and 18.10 g/t gold over 2.00 meters in hole P04-349. The ongoing definition drilling at South Minita is designed to evaluate the vertical and lateral dimensions of this gold zone, which remains open at depth and along strike to the south." More
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Results of 2004 Program on Grace Gold-Copper Project Received from NovaGold - "Pioneer Metals Corporation announced today that NovaGold Resources Inc. has reported to Pioneer the results of the summer/fall 2004 exploration program on Pioneer's 100%-owned Grace Gold-Copper Project, located approximately 160 kilometres north of Stewart, B.C., Canada. Under an agreement signed in March 2004, NovaGold has the right to acquire a 60% interest in the Grace Project by funding $5.0 million (CDN) in exploration expenditures by March 2009. NovaGold is obligated to fund a minimum of $1.0 million (CDN) in exploration expenditures in the first two years of the option or pay the deficiency to Pioneer in cash. NovaGold is the operator at the Grace Project." More
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Barrick Fourth-Quarter Earns Double - "Barrick Gold Corp. doubled its fourth-quarter profit on Thursday, helped by higher gold prices even as production slipped. The world's third-largest gold producer earned $156 million, or 29 cents a share, in the three months to Dec. 31, up from $77 million, or 14 cents, in the same period a year ago." More
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Queenstake Updates Near-Mine Exploration Results - "Queenstake Resources Ltd. announces drilling results recently obtained from its ongoing near-mine exploration program at Jerritt Canyon, Nevada. Results reported in this News Release are from outside the Measured and Indicated Resource envelope as defined by the December 31, 2004 resource and reserve estimate and thus represent incremental additions to identified mineralization. Reported results from the Smith, Mahala, and SSX Mines are from drilling near current underground workings and, if they were to prove economic, could be accessed from the existing mines." More
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Meridian Gold Inc. Fourth Quarter 2004 Release Date and Conference Call - "Meridian Gold Inc. would like to announce that our fourth quarter earnings results will be released at market close on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2005. Following the release, there will be a conference call at 9:00 a.m. EST on THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2005." More
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Barrick Earns $156 Million-$0.29 per Share-in Fourth Quarter - "Barrick Gold Corporation today reported earnings of $156 million ($0.29 per share) and operating cash flow of $120 million for the fourth quarter 2004, compared to earnings of $77 million ($0.14 per share) and operating cash flow of $134 million in the year-earlier period." More
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ECU Silver Mining, Inc.: Press Release - "ECU Silver announces the receipt of additional assay results from channel samples in production and development workings of the Santa Juana mine:" More
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Endeavour Identifies Eight Prospective Mineralized Zones on Santa Cruz Mine Property, Durango, Mexico - "Endeavour Silver Corp. announces it has identified eight prospective mineralized zones for drilling on the Santa Cruz silver mine property, Guanacevi district, Durango, Mexico." More
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Novicourt Inc. Fourth Quarter 2004 Press Release - More
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Langis Silver & Cobalt Mining Company Limited Announces Private Placement of up to 2,500,000 Units - More
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American Bonanza Drills 3.2 Metres Grading 60.0 Grams per Tonne Gold - More
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Midway Closes Private Placement for $2,125,000 and Stakes New Claims at Spring Valley - More
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International Kirkland Releases Historical and Current Results - More
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Haber Successfully Demonstrates its Environmentally Friendly Haber Gold Extraction and Recovery Systems in Ghana and Announces Development of An Electronic Wast - More
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Acero-Martin expands new gold-copper discovery at Pinaya, Peru - More
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Exall Resources Limited: 2005 Drill Program Started at Gold Eagle Mine Property - More
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Southern Star Resources Inc.: 2005 Drill Program Started at Gold Eagle Mine Property - More
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Minco Appoints New Officers - More
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Glamis Gold Announcement Regarding Rayrock Shares - "Glamis Gold Ltd. wishes to remind former shareholders of Rayrock Resources Inc. of an upcoming deadline. Effective March 2, 1999, Glamis acquired all of the issued shares of Rayrock under a Plan of Arrangement. Glamis reminds those persons who continue to hold share certificates of Rayrock or share certificates of predecessors to Rayrock, that their right to exchange such shares for shares of Glamis under the Plan of Arrangement (collectively "Rayrock Share Conversion Rights"), will expire on March 2, 2005." More
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Goldcorp Inc.: Notice-2004 Year-End Financials & Reserves Rescheduled For February 21, 2005 - "GOLDCORP INC. announced today that the year-end financial and operating results, along with 2004 reserve and resource estimates will be released on the evening of Monday, February 21, 2005." More
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Tagish Lake Gold Corp.: Underground Diamond Drilling Commences at Skukum Creek - More
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SearchGold Resumes Bakoudou Bankable Feasibility Study and Announces Further Diamond Drilling Results - More
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Temex reports on updated Juby Main Zone resource estimate - More
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Campaign to Extend D Zone Up Plunge and to the South Kicks Off; Early Results Lifts Mineralization Above 3200 Elevation and Intersects D Zone 500 feet South of - More
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Taranis Resources Inc. Announces Drilling to Commence on Needles Property, Nevada - More
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Trio Gold Corp.: Drill Results From the Empire Mine Property in Idaho - More
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Alto Ventures Ltd.: Continued Intercepts of Good Grade and Thickness at Despinassy Gold Project, Quebec - More
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Newmark Mining Corporation Acquires Mohawk Properties in the Active Toodoggone Mining Region of British Columbia, Canada - More
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Cross Lake Minerals Ltd.: Update of Activities QR Mine Project - More
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Kimberly Gold Mines Retains Independent Consultant to Prepare ``43-101'' Report on Wenatchee and Central Idaho Properties - More
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Mexgold Resources Announces Discovery of New Bonanza Gold-Silver Zone and Reports Results from the First Round of Drilling at El Cubo Mine - More
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Hammer to fall on DRDGOLD - "DRDGOLD has restructured its board ahead of more retrenchments and potential write-downs at its South African operations, including the North West province mines which were ‘underwater’, said Mark Wellesley-Wood, DRDGOLD’s chairman who now reassumes his former role as CEO." More
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Drilling Program to Extend APAC Minerals' Nibao South Discovery, Southwest China - More
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Sunridge Gold Corp.: Asmara Project Licenses Extended as Sunridge Takes Over Management - More
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Skyharbour/Bayfield & Placer Dome to Proceed with Phase II Extension of the Diamond Drill Program on the Baird Property in Red Lake, Ontario - "The Baird property is adjacent to the north of the Claude Resource's Madsen Red Lake property, which is currently under option to Placer Dome. The Baird property is located 15 km to the southwest of the Goldcorp Red Lake Mine and the Placer Dome's Campbell Mine. There are 2 on going drill programs to the east of the Baird Property. Cypress Development continues to drill its East St. Paul's Bay region of its McKenzie Island project and Sabina Resources is also drilling at this time on its Newman / Madsen property with Wolfden Resources as operator." More
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Riddarhyttan Resources AB Financial Statement 2004 - More
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Kinross adds to year-end reserves with Paracatu deal - "Kinross Gold Corp.'s proven and probable gold reserves at Dec. 31, 2004, increased 37 per cent from 14.1 million ounces to 19.4 million ounces. Silver reserves at the end of 2004 are 32.8 million ounces. Reserves were calculated using a $350 gold price and $5.50 silver price and resources were calculated using a $400 gold price and a $5.50 silver price for 2004. Reserves and resources for 2003 were calculated using a $325 and $350 gold price, respectively." More
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Newmont wants travel ban lifted - "Six executives of gold mining company PT Newmont Minahasa Raya, who were allegedly responsible for polluting Buyat Bay in North Sulawesi, on Tuesday demanded that the State Administrative Court (PTUN) order the Indonesian Immigration Office to lift travel ban on them after the case against them was dropped." More
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Goldcorp declares special dividend; warrants adjusted - "Further to the TSX bulletin No. 2005-0136 dated Feb. 8, 2005, the common shares of Goldcorp will be posted for trading on an ex dividend basis at the opening of business today, Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2005. Goldcorp has announced that all of the conditions required to complete their offer to purchase of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. have been satisfied and Goldcorp has therefore declared a special dividend of 50 U.S. cents in cash per common share payable to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2005." More
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Tumi Resources Limited - Due Diligence Sampling Within the La Trini Adit, Mexico, Confirms Previous Sampling Results - More
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Kinross Says Gold Reserves Rose 37 pct in 2004 - "Gold producer Kinross Gold Corp. on Tuesday said its proven and probable gold reserves increased 37 percent to 19.4 million ounces as of the end of last year, compared to 2003. Silver reserves at the end of 2004 totaled 32.8 million ounces. Toronto-based Kinross said its release of financial results will be delayed pending an independent third-party valuation of the goodwill that arose from its merger with TVX Gold Inc. and Echo Bay Mines Ltd." More
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Gateway Gold Corp.: Large Carlin-Style Gold System Discovered at Dorsey Creek - More
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Kinross Reserves Increase Over 35% - "Kinross Gold Corporation announced today that proven and probable gold reserves at December 31, 2004 increased 37% from 14.1 million ounces to 19.4 million ounces. Silver reserves at the end of 2004 are 32.8 million ounces. Reserves were calculated using a $350 gold price and $5.50 silver price and resources were calculated using a $400 gold price and a $5.50 silver price for 2004. Reserves and resources for 2003 were calculated using a $325 and $350 gold price, respectively." More
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Canarc Resource Corp.: Bellavista Mine Construction Nearing Completion, Gold Production to Commence in Q2, 2005 - More
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Doctor Recants Pollution Charges - "The Indonesian doctor who accused Newmont Mining Corp. of poisoning villagers near its Minahasa gold mine there has retracted her allegations. Dr. Jane Pangemanan sent a letter to Indonesian police earlier this month saying her complaints lodged against Newmont that claimed the company's mine waste disposal had caused diseases among local villagers were 'premature.'" More
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Young-Davidson Mines, Limited appoints Cavalcanti Hume Funfer as investor relations counsel - More
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Bravo/Placer Dome Stake 40 Square Miles After Oil Well Log and Cuttings Analyses Reveal Gold-bearing Roberts Mountains Formation - "Bravo Venture Group Inc. announced today that recently completed geochemical analyses of oil well cuttings have identified a 120-foot-thick interval of gold-bearing Roberts Mountains Formation in an oil well drilled in 1989. The well is adjacent to the company's South Lone Mountain property, in the south Battle Mountain-Eureka (Cortez) trend in Nevada. Placer Dome US Inc. has the right to earn into the project under an exploration agreement (See news release dated October 21st, 2004)." More
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Pro-Spect-Or Options the Barraute Property - More
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Freegold Ventures Limited - Drilling recommencing on Grew Creek Gold Property, Yukon Territory - Additional staking expands property - 30km prospective targets - More
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Rare Earth Reports Successful Drilling and Future Plans for Longstreet Gold-Silver Project, Nye County, Nevada - More
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Pacific Gold Corp. Receives Mining Permit Approval - More
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Bishop Provides Detail on Reported Resource Estimates - More
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S.Africa holds two Americans on gold fraud charge - "Two U.S. nationals were arrested by South Africa's elite crime fighting unit on Tuesday on suspicion of defrauding gold miners, including Harmony Gold, a total of 100 million rand ($16.54 million). A spokesman for the crack Scorpions unit said the two Americans had purchased gold from South African gold firms intending to process it into jewellery for sale in North America, but failed to pay for the gold." More
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Laurion Gold to acquire 50% interest in Hornby Bay Exploration's East Clavos Gold Property - More
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Wallbridge Continues to Extend Broken Hammer Zone On Wisner Property in Sudbury - More
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Global Platinum Gold, Inc. Announces Proposed Acquisition of PGM Corporation - More
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Entree Gold Inc.: Drilling Commences on Hugo North Extension, Copper Flats, Mongolia - More
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Red 5 to Take Share Position in Romarco - More
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Jinshan Gold Mines Advances Technical Studies of 217 Gold Project and Expands Portfolio of Exploration Projects in China - More
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ECU Silver Mining Inc.: Press Release-Update on Mill Expansion and 43-101 Report - "ECU Silver Mining Inc. wishes to report on recent production levels and on the status of the National Instrument 43-101 compliant technical report being prepared for the Company by Roscoe-Postle and Associates. The production data reproduced above reflects the fact that the Company has been refining its metallurgical process by adjusting reagents and feed types while maintaining a relatively steady daily milling rate." More
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Alhambra Resources Ltd.: Trenching Locates Wide Intervals of Oxide Gold Mineralization at Uzboy East - More
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bcMetals Corporation: News Release - More
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Results on the Exploration of the XYZ Mineral Deposits Called "Operation Gold Finger" of Pearl Asian Mining Industries, Inc.-Philippines Appear Promis - More
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HAWKEYE Gold & Diamond Inc.: Additional Results Elevate HAWKEYE to Drilling Stage, San Carlos Project, Mexico - More
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Biggest Harmony shareholder seeks Gold Fields talks - "The chairman of the biggest shareholder of South Africa's Harmony said on Tuesday he has held talks with a top official at hostile bid target Gold Fields, and called for more discussions between the two sides. Patrice Motsepe, executive chairman of African Rainbow Minerals, which holds 16 percent of Harmony, also repeated his opposition to a higher all-share bid from Harmony for Gold Fields." More
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Wheaton River Confirms Goldcorp Merger - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. has confirmed the success of Goldcorp. Inc.'s $1.9-billion merger proposal creating a new international gold miner producing more than 1 million ounces of gold annually. Vancouver-based Wheaton River said that as of Monday 69 percent of its shares had been tendered to the Toronto company's offer of one Goldcorp share for every four Wheaton River shares. The deal was contingent on two-thirds of the stock being tendered by Monday." More
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Wheaton River Confirms Goldcorp Merger - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. has confirmed the success of Goldcorp. Inc.'s $1.9-billion merger proposal creating a new international gold miner producing more than 1 million ounces of gold annually. Vancouver-based Wheaton River said that as of Monday 69 percent of its shares had been tendered to the Toronto company's offer of one Goldcorp share for every four Wheaton River shares. The deal was contingent on two-thirds of the stock being tendered by Monday." More
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Wheaton River shareholders back Goldcorp takeover - "Shareholders of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. backed Goldcorp Inc.'s $2 billion bid for the Canadian gold and copper miner, Goldcorp said on Monday, paving the way for the creation of North America's fifth-largest and one of its lowest-cost gold producers." More
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Riverstone Resources Inc.: Exploration Planned for Ligidi Gold Permit - More
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Candente Resource Corp.: Leachable Copper Zone Expanded on Canariaco Norte Copper Project and Update on Alto Dorado Gold-Copper Porphyry Projects, Northern Peru - More
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Pro-Spect-Or Options the Tavernier Property and Accepts the Resignation of Claude Gingras - More
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Wheaton Shareholders Say 'YES' To Goldcorp! Goldcorp Extends Offer Expiry To February 28, 2005 - "GOLDCORP INC. has announced that the two-thirds minimum bid requirement condition to combine Goldcorp Inc. and Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., has been met. To date, approximately 396,603,552 Wheaton River common shares, representing approximately 69% of the total outstanding Wheaton River common shares, have been tendered to Goldcorp's Offer. Goldcorp Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary, Goldcorp Acquisition ULC, will immediately take up all Common Shares that were deposited prior to 5:00 p.m. (Vancouver time) on February 14, 2005 and payment for such Common Shares will be made on February 17, 2005." More
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Wheaton River Minerals Ltd.: Goldcorp Offer for Wheaton Successful - "Goldcorp's offer for outstanding Wheaton common shares has been successfully completed. As at 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on February 14, 2005, 396,603,552 Wheaton River common shares representing approximately 69% of the outstanding shares were tendered to the Goldcorp offer, more than satisfying the two-thirds minimum tender condition. As all other conditions to the Goldcorp offer have been satisfied, Goldcorp has taken up all of the Wheaton River common shares tendered to the offer." More
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Wheaton River Minerals Ltd.: Goldcorp Offer for Wheaton Successful - "Goldcorp's offer for outstanding Wheaton common shares has been successfully completed. As at 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on February 14, 2005, 396,603,552 Wheaton River common shares representing approximately 69% of the outstanding shares were tendered to the Goldcorp offer, more than satisfying the two-thirds minimum tender condition. As all other conditions to the Goldcorp offer have been satisfied, Goldcorp has taken up all of the Wheaton River common shares tendered to the offer." More
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Pan American Silver to be added to the XAU - "Pan American Silver Corp. is pleased to announce that effective February 21, 2005 it will be added to the prestigious Philadelphia Gold and Silver Sector Index, known as the XAU. The XAU was the sixth most traded index option in the United States in 2004 and is the bellwether Gold/Silver sector index for traders and investors. According to a statement released by Daniel R. Carrigan, the Philadelphia Stock Exchange's vice-president of new product development, the addition of Pan American Silver to the index reflects leadership changes in the Gold and Silver industry. "Pan American Silver Corp. has vaulted into the position of the largest primary silver producer in the world with all production unhedged." More
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Almaden Minerals Ltd.: Progress Report on the San Carlos Property - More
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Andresmin's Maikol Project Returns Exciting Results - More
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IMA Offers Money to Settle Silver Find Dispute - "IMA Exploration Inc., which is fighting off a legal challenge from Aquiline Resources Inc. over rights to a potentially huge silver discovery, offered the small Canadian mining explorer C$100,000 ($81,300) on Monday to settle the dispute. But Toronto-based Aquiline, which accuses IMA of unlawfully using confidential information that Aquiline owned to identify and buy the Navidad project in Argentina, immediately slapped down the offer." More
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IMA Offers Money to Settle Silver Find Dispute - "IMA Exploration Inc., which is fighting off a legal challenge from Aquiline Resources Inc. over rights to a potentially huge silver discovery, offered the small Canadian mining explorer C$100,000 ($81,300) on Monday to settle the dispute. But Toronto-based Aquiline, which accuses IMA of unlawfully using confidential information that Aquiline owned to identify and buy the Navidad project in Argentina, immediately slapped down the offer." More
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Acrex options referendum gold-copper property in Southeastern British Columbia - More
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IMA Exploration Inc: Frivolous Lawsuit Slows Canadian Company's Development of World Class Silver Discovery - "IMA Exploration Inc. announces that the Company has offered $100,000 - "nuisance value" - to Aquiline Resources Inc. to settle their ongoing lawsuit. "We have offered Aquiline a nuisance value sum to put this nonsense behind us," explained Mr. Grosso, President and CEO. "We have to get back to running our company and focus our energies on the development of Navidad, our extraordinary silver discovery in Argentina." IMA announced the discovery of its 100% owned Navidad silver project in Patagonia, Argentina, in March 2003." More
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IMA Exploration Inc: Frivolous Lawsuit Slows Canadian Company's Development of World Class Silver Discovery - "IMA Exploration Inc. announces that the Company has offered $100,000 - "nuisance value" - to Aquiline Resources Inc. to settle their ongoing lawsuit. "We have offered Aquiline a nuisance value sum to put this nonsense behind us," explained Mr. Grosso, President and CEO. "We have to get back to running our company and focus our energies on the development of Navidad, our extraordinary silver discovery in Argentina." IMA announced the discovery of its 100% owned Navidad silver project in Patagonia, Argentina, in March 2003." More
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Orvana Earns US$1.9 Million '2 Cents/Share' In First Quarter 2005 - More
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Etruscan Resources Inc. - Positive feasibility study report for Youga Gold Project available on SEDAR - More
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Jourdan Resources: Announcement - More
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Goldcorp Inc.: Notice-2004 Year-End Results And Reserves - "GOLDCORP INC. Rob McEwen, Chairman and CEO of Goldcorp Inc. is pleased to announce that Goldcorp will be releasing its year-end financial and operating results, and its year-end reserve and resource estimate during the evening of Wednesday, February 16, 2005." More
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New Jersey Mining Company Finds Geophysical Anomalies at Silver Strand - More
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Zaruma Resources: New gold intercepts expand resource potential at San Antonio (Mexico) - More
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St Andrew Announces Geoinformatics Commences Trading On TSX Venture Exchange On Monday February 14, 2005 Under Symbol TSX-V: GXL - More
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Golden Eagle Names Chief Operating Officer & Director - More
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Crew Gold Corporation: Second Quarter Results - More
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Cream Minerals Ltd.: Gold Zone Expanded & Additional Claims Acquired at Goldsmith Property, BC - More
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General Minerals Corporation Options Monitor Copper-Silver Property Located in Central Arizona to Major - More
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Amerix Announces High Grade Intersections from Brazilian Vila Porto Rico Drilling - More
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Mercantile Gold Company Acquires 50% Interest in Mexican Hat Gold Project - More
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Orvana Reports Preliminary Results From Infill Drilling Program on Don Mario's Upper Mineralized Zone - More
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BacTech Appoints New CFO - More
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USCorp Announces the Acquisition of 400,000 tons of Gold and Silver Tailings Near Kingman, Arizona - More
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Band-Ore Resources Ltd. and Lake Shore Gold Corp.: Thunder Creek Project Update Timmins, Ontario - More
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Lake Shore Gold Corp.: Thunder Creek Project Update-Timmins, Ontario - More
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Mundoro Enhances Management Structure for Development of Maoling Gold Project, China - More
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Golden Odyssey Mining Announces Drill Bidding and Permitting Has Been Initiated for Palmetto Project - More
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Virginia Gold Mines Inc.: Eleonore Project - More
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Grizzly Diamonds Enters into Option Agreement for the Silver Bear Property in Southeast British Columbia - More
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A New CUSIP # Y6804H 10 0 & a New Symbol OTC: PRLGF for The Pearl Asian Mining Industries, Inc., Effective Today February 14, 2005: A Reverse Split 25:1 of - More
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Riddarhyttan Resources AB New Drill Results - More
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S.Africa rand strengthens on weak weekend dollar - " South Africa's rand firmed on Monday as the dollar faltered against major currencies, also getting support from a stronger gold price and the central bank's decision not to lower interest rates, traders said." More
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Angloplat earnings rise as production targets scaled back - "Angloplat has cut its production targets in its latest set of results, although the world's biggest platinum producer did witness a 17 per cent rise in earnings in 2004. The South African firm benefited from rising metal prices, but problems with wage settlements and the continuing impact of the strong rand created a gloomier picture." More
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Botswana opens first gold mine, creates 300 jobs - "Botswana has opened its first modern gold mine as the government steps up efforts to reduce the country's economic dependence on diamonds. The Mupane gold mine, owned by Australian miner Gallery Gold, was officially opened by President Festus Mogae on Saturday. It will produce about 100,000 ounces of gold a year and create some 300 jobs," More
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Teryl Resources' Profile to Be Aired on National T.V. - More
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Quincy Gold Corp. Announces Appointment of Art Ettlinger, Ph. D., P. Geo. as President and Chief Operating Officer - More
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Mirabel Resources Inc.: Visible Gold in the Diamond Drill Holes From the Rose Lake Property - More
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Pele Mountain Resources Inc.: Press Release - More
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Gowest Amalgamated Resources Ltd.: New Director for Gowest and Drill to Startup on Frankfield Gold Deposit - More
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Phage Genomics Inc. - More
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Peru could face more anti-mining protests - gov't - "Peru has failed to invest in mining regions and protests against the multibillion-dollar industry will persist until the poor benefit from mining in their communities, Energy and Mines Minister Glodomiro Sanchez said." More
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Dynasty Hires Manager of Business Development - More
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Regulators won't butt into Bema's Arizona Star bid - "Bema Gold Corp. can go ahead with its bid for Arizona Star Resource Corp. without getting an independent evaluation of the unwilling target, the small gold exploration company Arizona Star said on Friday." More
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Amarillo Gold Corp.: News Release - More
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S. Africa Urges Gold Mining Takeover OK - "Harmony Gold Mining Co.'s proposed $5.1 billion hostile takeover of rival Gold Fields Ltd. should be cleared provided Harmony agrees to limits on job cuts after the deal, the Competition Commission said Friday." More
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Almaden Minerals Ltd.: Another Gold-Silver Discovery in Southern B.C. - More
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Bema bid for Arizona Star may proceed without a valuation - "Arizona Star Resource Corp. announced today that its Special Committee of independent directors has been advised by staff of the British Columbia and Ontario Securities Commissions that they will not intervene to require Bema Gold Corporation to obtain a formal independent valuation of Arizona Star before proceeding with Bema's previously announced unsolicited take-over bid for Arizona Star." More
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Queenstake Provides Production and Corporate Update - "Queenstake Resources Ltd. reports that gold production at Jerritt Canyon for the month of January totaled 17,594 ounces, some 60 percent greater than production in the same period last year. This is in line with expectations and with the projected production for the first half of 2005 and our previously forecasted 2005 annual production of 275,000 ounces. The Company typically plans for lower than nominal production rates during the heavy snowfall months of the first quarter." More
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Inter-Citic Minerals Inc. - Exploration at Dachang Discovers New Gold Districts - Chinese Government Confirms Title to 391 km(2) Land Position - More
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Tri-Valley Drills for Oil and Gold in Nevada - "Drilling for oil and gold at the same time? This novel dual target approach will be carried out by Tri-Valley Oil & Gas Co. when it tests an exploration prospect in the Railroad Valley of Nevada about 50 miles southwest of Ely this coming spring." More
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Competition Commission Recommends Approval for Harmony-Gold Fields Merger - "Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited today received notice from the Competition Commission that it is recommending approval for Harmony's proposed merger with Gold Fields to the Competition Tribunal. The recommendation comes with a condition that no more than 1500 employees at a managerial or supervisory level be retrenched as a result of the proposed merger." More
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Crew Gold to Acquire Majority Stake in Philippine Gold Company - More
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Harmony-G'Fields deal one step closer - "The Competition Commission recommended conditional approval on Friday of the merger between mining groups Harmony and Gold Fields. "The Competition Commission... has made a recommendation to the Competition Tribunal to approve the proposed merger between Harmony Gold ... and Gold Fields ..., subject to certain conditions aimed at addressing the employment concerns that arise," a statement from the commission read." More
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Harmony-G'Fields Deal One Step Closer - "The Competition Commission recommended conditional approval on Friday of the merger between mining groups Harmony and Gold Fields. "The Competition Commission... has made a recommendation to the Competition Tribunal to approve the proposed merger between Harmony Gold ... and Gold Fields ..., subject to certain conditions aimed at addressing the employment concerns that arise," a statement from the commission read." More
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Watchdog okays Harmony bid, puts limit on job cuts - "South Africa's Competition Commission advised approval of Harmony Gold's $5.2 billion hostile takeover bid for Gold Fields Ltd on Friday, but slapped a two-year ban on job cuts for ordinary workers. The watchdog said Harmony would have to stick with its original estimate of up to 1,500 retrenchments of managers." More
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Harmony "comfortable" on watchdog job-cut condition - "Harmony Gold said on Friday it would be happy with a cap on job cuts on its proposed takeover of Gold Fields imposed by the Competition Commission." More
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Watchdog limits job cuts for Harmony takeover - "South Africa's Competition Commission on Friday attached conditions regarding job losses to its recommended approval of Harmony Gold's $5.2 billion hostile takeover bid for Gold Fields Ltd." More
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Orvana Announcement - More
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Minera Andes' Construction Project Accelerates; Reveals More High-Grade Silver/Gold - More
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Goldeye Active On Sonia 'Chile', Sandy L. 'NW Ontario' And Tyrrell 'NE Ontario' Projects - More
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Golden Peaks Resources Ltd. - Exploration update - More
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VVC Exploration - Xing Tong Gold Mine Agreement Signed - More
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Alexis Cuts Significant Gold Intersections On Noralex Property, Quebec - More
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Glamis Gold Announces 2004 Year End Results - "Glamis Gold Ltd. today reported net income of $20.9 million or $0.16 per share for 2004 compared to net income of $18.2 million or $0.14 per share for 2003. For the fourth quarter of 2004, the Company reported net income of $6.1 million or $0.05 per share." More
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Wheaton Shareholders Urged to Tender Today - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. is pleased to announce that Goldcorp shareholders approved by a decisive margin the Goldcorp/Wheaton River transaction at a shareholder meeting held this morning. More than 65% of the votes cast by Goldcorp shareholders at the meeting were in favour of the Goldcorp/Wheaton River transaction. Following the meeting, Glamis Gold Ltd. announced that it intends to allow its offer for Goldcorp shares to expire without acquiring any Goldcorp shares. Glamis' offer for Goldcorp was conditional upon the Goldcorp shareholders rejecting the Goldcorp/Wheaton River transaction." More
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Wheaton Shareholders Urged to Tender Today - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. is pleased to announce that Goldcorp shareholders approved by a decisive margin the Goldcorp/Wheaton River transaction at a shareholder meeting held this morning. More than 65% of the votes cast by Goldcorp shareholders at the meeting were in favour of the Goldcorp/Wheaton River transaction. Following the meeting, Glamis Gold Ltd. announced that it intends to allow its offer for Goldcorp shares to expire without acquiring any Goldcorp shares. Glamis' offer for Goldcorp was conditional upon the Goldcorp shareholders rejecting the Goldcorp/Wheaton River transaction." More
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Almaden Minerals Ltd.: Gold Values Returned from Surface Sampling at the Caballo Blanco Project - More
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Laramide announces no material change - More
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Capstone Gold Corp.: Metallurgy Study Completed by SGS Lakefield and Development Update at the Cozamin Copper-Silver-Zinc Project, Zacatecas, Mexico - More
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Recent takeover attempts in N.American gold sector - "Goldcorp Inc. shareholders backed its $2 billion takeover of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. on Thursday, killing off an unwanted bid for Goldcorp from Glamis Gold Ltd.Goldcorp still needs Wheaton River shareholders to support the share-swap offer, which ,if they do, will be the first large takeover in North America's gold sector in more than a year after a series of failed bids." More
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Seabridge Gold to Commence Drill Program at Courageous Lake - "Seabridge Gold announced today that it will initiate a 7,500 meter core drill program at its 100% owned Courageous Lake project in the Northwest Territories beginning in March, 2005. The program will test three targets on the FAT deposit. Two of these targets are step-out drilling to define the potential north and south strike extensions of the deposit. The third target is designed to better understand the distribution of high-grade gold within the deposit." More
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Barrick cautious on Russian bid ban reports - "Barrick Gold Corp. remains interested in Russia's gold mining opportunities, but is taking a wait-and-see approach to reports foreign firms face a bidding ban on natural resources, a spokesman said on Thursday. The world's No. 3 gold miner said it is monitoring the reports, but needs to see an official statement by Russian administrators before it decides what impact it will have on possible plans to bid on the giant Sukhoi Log deposit." More
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Capital Gold Announces Completion of $6.8 million Private Placement for the El Chanate Gold Project - More
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U.S. lawmakers oppose sale of IMF gold stocks - "United States lawmakers have told U.S. Treasury Secretary John Snow to oppose proposals for the sale of the International Monetary Fund's gold stockpile to finance debt relief for the world's poor nations. In a letter to Snow, 12 senators -- from mainly U.S. mining states -- said sales of the IMF's 103 million ounces of gold reserves, the world's third-largest, would hurt gold producers and cause job losses, including in impoverished countries like Peru and Tanzania." More
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Goldcorp Shareholders OK Wheaton Deal - "Shareholders in Goldcorp Inc. spurned an aggressive Nevada-based gold producer Thursday as they voted in favor of a $1.9 billion buyout by Wheaton River Minerals of Vancouver. The Wheaton River deal was approved by about 65 percent at a special morning meeting, the companies said. Reno, Nev.-based Glamis Gold Ltd. had spent months lobbying Goldcorp shareholders to vote against merging with Wheaton River, arguing the Vancouver gold and copper company would dilute their holdings because it's not exclusively a gold producer." More
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Mayfair Mining & Minerals Corporate Information to be Available Through S&P Market Access Program - More
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Energold Announces $2.5 Million Private Placement - More
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Jilbey Gold Exploration Drilling Update - More
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Aquiline details regional exploration program in Chubut Province, Argentina; Amends Shareholder Rights Plan - More
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Goldcorp Shareholders Overwhelmingly Say 'Yes' To Wheaton Combination! - "GOLDCORP INC. announced that the company's shareholders have overwhelmingly voted in favour of the Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. transaction. At a shareholders' meeting today, 77,129,100 shares voted in favour of the transaction, representing over 65% of the votes cast, and 41,317,030 shares voted against (a total of 118,871,053 shares were voted representing 62.57% of the shares of the company)." More
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Duncan Park Begins Phase 2 Drilling on Elephant Gold and Silver Property, Nevada - More
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American Bonanza Drills 36.4 Grams per Tonne Gold Over 4.2 Metres True Thickness - More
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Goldcorp shareholders pick Wheaton, Glamis exits - "Goldcorp still needs two-thirds of shareholders in Wheaton River -- a gold and copper miner with mines in Australia and the Americas -- to tender their shares to Goldcorp. But Smith said he would be surprised if they didn't as the Goldcorp offer was worth more than Wheaton's stock price." More
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Temex releases Merico Ethel trenching results - More
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Goldcorp shareholders back Wheaton River deal - "Shareholders of Goldcorp voted in favor of the company's plan to acquire fellow Canadian miner Wheaton River Minerals, effectively rejecting a hostile takeover offer for Goldcorp lodged by Glamis Gold Ltd." More
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Goldcorp Shareholders OK Wheaton Deal - "Shareholders in Goldcorp Inc. spurned an aggressive Nevada-based gold producer Thursday as they voted in favor of a $1.9 billion buyout by Wheaton River Minerals of Vancouver. The Wheaton River deal was approved by about 65 percent at a special morning meeting, the companies said." More
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Glamis to Let Goldcorp Bid Lapse - "Glamis Gold Ltd. said Thursday it will allow its offer to acquire Goldcorp Inc. to expire as scheduled on Feb. 24, after Goldcorp shareholders today approved a $1.9 billion sale to Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., a Vancouver-based gold and copper company. Glamis said it won't take up and pay for any Goldcorp shares tendered in its offer." More
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Richmont Mines Issues a Statement of Operations for 2004 - "The operational results obtained by Richmont Mines in 2004 reflect a year of transition that will lead the Company toward growth commencing in 2006 with a significant increase in gold production. Throughout the year, Richmont Mines continued its production activities while making important investments in exploration. The audited financial results for the year ended December 31, 2004, will be published on February 22, 2005." More
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Goldcorp Shareholders Approve Buyout - "Shareholders in Goldcorp Inc. spurned an aggressive Nevada-based gold producer Thursday as they voted in favor of a $1.9 billion buyout by Wheaton River Minerals of Vancouver. The Wheaton River deal was approved by about 65 percent at a special morning meeting, the companies said." More
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New Drilling at Apogee's Santa Isabel Property Returns 15m of 253 grams per tonnes Silver, 13% Zinc, 230 grams per tonnes Indium - More
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Norsemont acquires large Peruvian copper-gold-moly deposit from Rio Tinto - More
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Gammon Lake Resources Assembles Mine Development and Operations Team, Appoints Engineering Firm for Mill and Heap-Leach Construction and Announces Start-Up - "Gammon Lake Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that it has appointed a senior mine development and operations management team to put its large Ocampo gold-silver project into production, and has commenced site preparations for constructing milling and heap-leach plant facilities at the project. Construction of a 1,000-foot production shaft is nearing completion and the Company expects production at Ocampo to begin by the first quarter of 2006, with annual production rates averaging 170,000 ounces of gold and 6.2-million ounces of silver." More
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Glamis Offer for Goldcorp to Expire - "Glamis Gold Ltd. today announced that it intends to allow its offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Goldcorp Inc. to expire as scheduled on February 24, 2005. Glamis' offer for Goldcorp was conditional upon, among other things, the Goldcorp shareholders not approving the Wheaton River transaction. Given the results of the Goldcorp shareholder meeting earlier today, this condition can not be satisfied. Glamis will not take up and pay for any shares of Goldcorp that remain deposited to its offer as of the expiry time." More
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Goldcorp Shareholders Support Wheaton Takeover - "Goldcorp Inc.'s shareholders backed the medium-sized gold miner's $2 billion bid for Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., results from a vote in Toronto showed on Thursday. Shareholders voted 65 percent in favor of the takeover, an outcome which kills a competing bid for Goldcorp from Glamis Gold Ltd. but still needs the support of Wheaton River shareholders." More
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Goldcorp Shareholders Support Wheaton Takeover - "Goldcorp Inc.'s shareholders backed the medium-sized gold miner's $2 billion bid for Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., results from a vote in Toronto showed on Thursday. Shareholders voted 65 percent in favor of the takeover, an outcome which kills a competing bid for Goldcorp from Glamis Gold Ltd. but still needs the support of Wheaton River shareholders." More
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Amera Discovers Two Significant New Gold Zones on Esperanza Property, Peru - More
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Mindoro Resources Ltd.: Further Drill Results from Lobo Project - More
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New Report Increases Estimated Gold Resources on Dynasty's Jerusalem Project - More
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Bard Ventures Ltd. and Cross Lake Minerals Ltd.: High Priority Targets Identified, Diamond Drilling Planned - More
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Canplats Initiates Drilling on Mexican Gold Property - More
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Kimber Announces Non-Brokered Private Placements - More
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Atna Appoints New Officers to Management Team - More
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DFLR Intends to Sell Its Real Estate Holdings in Utah - More
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Newmont opposes gold sale plan - "Newmont Mining, the world's biggest gold producer, is lobbying US congressmen to block any proposal to sell a portion of International Monetary Fund gold reserves to fund debt relief for some of the world's poorest countries." More
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International KRL Resources Corp.: Nor Property Update - More
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Gold Recoveries Of 94% Indicated By Metallurgical Tests On Mundoro's Maoling Gold Project, China - More
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Grayd and Gold Reach Announce Successful Conclusion to Initial Drill Program on Seel; Last Hole Extends Copper-Gold Discovery - More
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Sabina and Wolfden hit 1.53 oz/t gold over 3.1 m at Red Lake - More
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Redstar Options 100% of Anglogold Ashanti's Red Lake Properties - "Redstar Gold Corp. has signed a letter agreement with AngloGold Ashanti North America Inc. giving Redstar the option to earn a 100% interest in all of AngloGold Ashanti's Red Lake properties. The properties consist of 26 patented claims and 13 staked claims in the West Red Lake area of northern Ontario and includes the Newman Todd property where previous work has outlined 3 zones of gold mineralization." More
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GoldQuest To Commence Drilling Adjacent To Pueblo Viejo Deposit On Longyear Gold-Copper Project, Dominican Republic - More
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Crew Gold Corporation: Notification of Trade - More
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Sino Silver Corp. Signs Definitive Contract to Acquire a 60% Interest in Sino-Top - "SINO SILVER CORP. is pleased to announce that subsequent to the previously signed Memorandum of Understanding, a definitive Joint Venture Contract has been signed with Sino-Top Resources & Technologies, Ltd., its shareholders and two of three affiliated parties (with such third party's signature to be obtained) for the acquisition by Sino Silver of a 60% equity interest in Sino-Top." More
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International Star Inc. Announces Plans for a 3:1 Forward Split - More
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Discussion of Results From Phase 1 Drill Program at the Vargbacken Gold Prospect, Sweden - More
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Halo Resources Corporate Update - More
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Newmont opposes gold sale plan - "Newmont Mining, the world's biggest gold producer, is lobbying US congressmen to block any proposal to sell a portion of International Monetary Fund gold reserves to fund debt relief for some of the world's poorest countries." More
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RANDGOLD RESOURCES - EXPLORATION ACTIVITY ACCELERATES - "This year, Randgold Resources delivered on its promise to expand its country exposure and project portfolio throughout the major gold belts in both west and east Africa. The company now has a groundholding of 8 700km(2) and a portfolio of 115 targets in six countries." More
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Manhattan Discontinues Arbitration Process and Maintains Rights to Tambogrande Mining Project - More
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Glamis Shareholders Pave Way for Takeover - "Glamis Gold Ltd. shareholders voted Wednesday in favor of lifting a restriction on the number of shares it can issue, keeping alive the mining company's takeover bid for Goldcorp Inc." More
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Newmont Announces Fourth Quarter and 2004 Earnings Conference Call - "Newmont Mining Corporation announced that it will report fourth quarter and 2004 earnings on Thursday, February 24, 2005. There will be a conference call that day at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the fourth quarter and 2004 results. The conference call will be web cast on the Company's web site." More
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Stikine Gold Corporation-Sullivan Deeps Project: SD2 Drilling Update - More
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High River Gold Wins Auction For Russia's Novophirsovskoye Ore Field - More
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Kimber Discovers Two New Gold-Silver Zones on its Monterde Property - More
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Showdown looms in Glamis-Goldcorp-Wheaton battle - "Glamis Gold Ltd.'s shareholders backed, as expected, its purchase of Goldcorp Inc. on Wednesday, removing one hurdle for the mid-sized miner that is engaged in a tough takeover battle that reaches a showdown on Thursday. Glamis shareholders voted 80 percent in favor of buying Goldcorp for $3 billion in stock, the day before Goldcorp investors vote on another transaction, which, if successful, will scotch Glamis' acquisition plans." More
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Showdown Looms in Glamis-Goldcorp-Wheaton Battle - "Glamis Gold Ltd.'s shareholders backed, as expected, its purchase of Goldcorp Inc. on Wednesday, removing one hurdle for the mid-sized miner that is engaged in a tough takeover battle that reaches a showdown on Thursday. Glamis shareholders voted 80 percent in favor of buying Goldcorp for $3 billion in stock, the day before Goldcorp investors vote on another transaction, which, if successful, will scotch Glamis' acquisition plans." More
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Canarc Resource Corp.: Metallurgical Testing of New Polaris Ores Improves Gold Recoveries to 95% - More
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Unigold confirms continuity of mineralization down dip on the Los Candelones Gold Deposit and announces drill results of 4.3 g/t gold over 24 meters. - More
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Boxxer Starts Drilling at Gordon Lake, NWT - More
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Battle Mountain Gold Exploration Corporation Closes U.S. $460,000 Private Placement - More
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Fairvest Reaffirms Recommendation for Goldcorp/Wheaton - "GOLDCORP INC. today announced that Fairvest Corporation, Canada's leading independent voting advisory firm and an affiliate of Institutional Shareholder Services, reaffirmed its recommendation that its clients, including institutional investment firms, mutual funds and other fiduciaries, VOTE FOR THE GOLDCORP/WHEATON TRANSACTION!" More
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Redstar/Rubicon Renegotiate West Red Lake Agreement - "Redstar Gold Corp. is pleased to announce that they have renegotiated their option agreement on the West Red Lake property in northern Ontario with Rubicon Minerals Corporation. The West Red Lake property is a large under explored land package in the highly prospective Red Lake camp." More
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Glamis Shareholders Approve Condition Of Goldcorp Takeover Bid - "Glamis Gold Ltd. reported that its shareholders have voted today to remove the restriction on the number of common shares that Glamis is authorized to issue, satisfying one of the key conditions to Glamis' pending take-over bid for Goldcorp Inc. Of 76.2 million shares voted at the meeting, 80% voted in favor of the resolution. Glamis reminds Goldcorp shareholders, that in order to accept Glamis' premium offer, they must reject the Wheaton River transaction at tomorrow's Goldcorp shareholders' meeting." More
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Photo Release -- Nord Resources Announces Coyote Springs Exploration Results and the Staking of Additional Claims - More
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Glamis Shareholders Support Goldcorp Acquisition - "Glamis Gold Ltd.'s shareholders backed the mid-sized miner's plan to buy Goldcorp Inc. in a vote on Wednesday. Shareholders voted 80.08 percent in favor of the takeover, which Goldcorp has rebuffed as it upsets plans for its purchase of fellow Canadian gold miner, Wheaton River Minerals Ltd." More
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Glamis Shareholders Support Goldcorp Acquisition - "Glamis Gold Ltd.'s shareholders backed the mid-sized miner's plan to buy Goldcorp Inc. in a vote on Wednesday. Shareholders voted 80.08 percent in favor of the takeover, which Goldcorp has rebuffed as it upsets plans for its purchase of fellow Canadian gold miner, Wheaton River Minerals Ltd." More
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Fury Acquires Mexican Concession - More
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Stratagold approves C$3.1 million exploration budget for Mayo Gold district properties - More
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Golden Tag Announces Financing - More
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Atikwa Minerals Corporation: News Release - More
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Continuum Resources Ltd.: Update on Mexican Exploration Projects in the State of Oaxaca; Over 50,000 Hectares Acquired on Gold-Silver Targets to Date - More
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Conquest Resources Limited: Drilling Commences at King Bay Gold Project, Sturgeon Lake - More
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Great West Gold, Inc. - Corporate Update - More
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Yukon Gold Corporation, Inc. Retains Investor Relations Firm For Communication Services - More
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New Cantech Drill Program Intercepts 73.7 gpt and 38.8 gpt Gold - More
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Intrepid Commits to Advance Casposo High Grade Gold Project - More
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Odyssey & BHP Billiton Advance Copper-Gold Porphyry Program - More
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Valgold discovers third significant gold zone at its Tower Mountain property, Ontario - More
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Mirabel to Begin Construction of its Gravity Plant - More
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Orsa Ventures: Brian Flower and Ken Booth Join Board of Directors - More
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Clifton Mining Company Drilling Starts On Gold Property - More
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Franklin Mining CEO Melgarejo Announces Growth Strategy for Bolivian Gold Mines - More
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Randgold Resources Limited Announces - Loulo moves into top gear - "The construction of Randgold Resources' new Loulo Mine in Mali has moved into top gear with the start of mining operations at the Loulo 0 pit and the ball mills safely on their way to the mine via the port of Dakar in Senegal." More
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Royal Gold Reports Higher Revenues and Earnings in Second Quarter - "ROYAL GOLD, INC., the leading publicly traded precious metals royalty company, today announced second quarter fiscal 2005 net income of approximately $2.6 million or $0.13 per basic share, on royalty revenue of approximately $6.0 million. This compares to net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2004 of $2.3 million, or $0.11 per basic share, on royalty revenue of approximately $5.1 million." More
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Royal Gold Reports Higher Revenues and Earnings in Second Quarter - "ROYAL GOLD, INC., the leading publicly traded precious metals royalty company, today announced second quarter fiscal 2005 net income of approximately $2.6 million or $0.13 per basic share, on royalty revenue of approximately $6.0 million. This compares to net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2004 of $2.3 million, or $0.11 per basic share, on royalty revenue of approximately $5.1 million." More
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White Knight Resources Ltd.: 2005 Gold Exploration Update-Nevada, Seven Properties to be Drilled This Year - More
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Northwestern issues clarification - More
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Young-Davidson Announces Completion Of $500,000 Private Placement - More
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Bishop Announces $250,000 Private Placement - More
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ECU Silver Mining, Inc.: Press Release - "ECU Silver Mining Inc. announces today the closing of a private placement resulting in proceeds of $750,000 being received in two (2) installments by ECU Silver. Pursuant to this private placement, ECU Silver issued an aggregate of 2,727,272 units at a price of $0.275 per unit. Each unit is comprised of one (1) common share of ECU Silver and one (1) common share purchase warrant entitling the subscriber to acquire one (1) common share at a price of $0.365 at any time before December 22, 2006 for the subscribers of the first closing held on December 22, 2004 and before January 4, 2007 for the subscribers of the second closing held on January 4, 2005." More
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Halo Resources Announces Commencement of Duport Drilling - More
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High River Gold-Production Update For 2004 - More
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Goldcorp CEO Robert McEwen Recognized With Two Distinct Honours - "GOLDCORP INC. is pleased to announce that Robert McEwen, Chairman and CEO, has been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree from York University as well as the Significant Sig Award by the Sigma Chi Fraternity." More
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Northern Lion Gold Corp.: New Haveri Drilling Extends Gold Mineralization at Peltosaari and Mine West Zones - More
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Glamis Gold Responds to Goldcorp Dividend Announcement - "This is a sign of pure desperation. Goldcorp knows that the vote was coming in against the Wheaton River transaction, and they are now attempting to induce their shareholders - using their own cash - to vote for the Wheaton deal," said Kevin McArthur, President and Chief Executive Officer of Glamis Gold. "This ploy just shows how entrenched Mr. McEwen and certain members of the Goldcorp board are and to what lengths they will go to retain their positions, as opposed to acting in the best interest of their shareholders. Glamis' offer is final and will not be changed in response to this move. We continue to be very confident that Goldcorp shareholders will reject the Wheaton deal at Thursday's shareholder meeting." More
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Trio Reports Results from Three of Nine Reverse Circulation Holes Drilled on the Empire Mine Property in Idaho - More
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Historical, 1st Year Results of Phase I Exploration At Plum Mine Indicate Larger Body Of Mineralized Material and Leads To New Contract Negotiations With N.A. D - More
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FNX Mining Reports Strong Financial and Operating Results for First Year of Commercial Operations - More
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Monster Copper to Commence Work on its Copper-Gold Option Properties, in the Carajas Region of Brazil - More
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Matamec Explorations Inc.: Start Up of the First Drilling Campaign on Vulcain - More
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Franklin Mining Geologist Optimistic on Mayaya Project Production - More
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New 43-101 Report Identifies Measured Resource at Castleworth's Pan Gold Project; Priority Targets Defined for Further Resource Discovery/Expansion - More
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Andresmin Gold Analyst Report and CEO Interview Available Online - More
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Global Platinum Gold, Inc. Announces Funding for Plant and Equipment - More
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Canadian Royalties Inc.: Closes Private Placement in Sirios Resources Inc., Exploration Program Begins - More
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Victoria Announces Recent Drill Results and Conference Call - More
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Goldcorp Board Confirms its Support for Wheaton River Transaction - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. announced that it has been advised by Goldcorp Inc. that its board of directors recommends that Goldcorp shareholders reject the amended offer by Glamis Gold Ltd. for Goldcorp shares and vote in favour of the Wheaton River/Goldcorp transaction as the superior alternative." More
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Goldcorp Rejects Amended Glamis Offer As Inadequate! Goldcorp Shareholders To Receive Special Cash Dividend! Date for Receiving Proxies Extended To February 9, - "GOLDCORP INC. has announced that the Board of Directors recommends that Goldcorp shareholders REJECT the amended take-over bid offer by Glamis Gold Ltd. The Board reaffirmed its original position that the Wheaton transaction is in the best interests of Goldcorp's shareholders and urged all shareholders to VOTE IN FAVOUR of the Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. transaction. The Board also declared that Goldcorp shareholders will receive a special cash dividend of US$0.50 per share." More
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Goldcorp Rejects Amended Glamis Offer As Inadequate! Goldcorp Shareholders To Receive Special Cash Dividend! Date for Receiving Proxies Extended To February 9, - "GOLDCORP INC. has announced that the Board of Directors recommends that Goldcorp shareholders REJECT the amended take-over bid offer by Glamis Gold Ltd. The Board reaffirmed its original position that the Wheaton transaction is in the best interests of Goldcorp's shareholders and urged all shareholders to VOTE IN FAVOUR of the Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. transaction. The Board also declared that Goldcorp shareholders will receive a special cash dividend of US$0.50 per share." More
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RANDGOLD RESOURCES TO SPEND EXTRA US$7 MILLION ON DRILLING TO EXPAND LOULOPROJECT - "The board of London and Nasdaq listed gold miner has voted an additional US$7 million for further drilling at the company's new Loulo mine in Mali. This follows encouraging results from the exploration programme for the development study on an underground operation to supplement the open-pit mine scheduled to produce its first gold in July this year." More
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Diamond Fields Progress Announces Liberian Gold and Diamond Exploration Results - More
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Wits Basin Announces $6,000,000 Stand-by Letter of Intent - More
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Serengeti Resources Provides Update on Kwanika Copper-Gold Acquisition - More
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Ivanhoe Mines' Conference Call for Investors Wednesday, February 9, Will Provide Updates on Copper-Gold and Coal Projects in Mongolia - "Ivanhoe Mines will host a telephone conference call on Wednesday, February 9, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time (1:30 p.m. Pacific Time) to provide a corporate update on the company's major copper, gold and coal projects in Mongolia and the success of the ongoing rationalization of non-core assets." More
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Anatolia Cuts More Gold at Copler - More
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Grizzly Diamonds Enters into Option Agreement for the French Copper-Molybdenum-Gold-Silver Porphyry Property in Central British Columbia - More
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Itronics GOLD'n GRO Liquid Fertilizers Registered for Sale in Seven Northeastern States - More
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Twin Mining announces 78 drill targets as final results on its Jackson Inlet East and West claim blocks. - More
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Tinka Stakes More Ground at Luminaria Project in Peru - More
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Tumi Acquires the San Jorge II Claim and Terminates its Rights to the Jimenez Del Teul Option Agreement in Mexico - More
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Webcast Alert: Royal Gold Announces Second Quarter Financial Results - "Wednesday, February 9, 2005 @ Noon Eastern Time" More
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Hecla Announces Year End 2004 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule - "Hecla Mining Company, a precious metals company, will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss fourth quarter and year end 2004 results on Tuesday, February 22, 2005, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time (11:00 a.m. Pacific Time). Hecla will release its fourth quarter and year end 2004 financial results on that morning." More
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RANDGOLD RESOURCES TO SPEND EXTRA US$7 MILLION ON DRILLING TO EXPAND LOULOPROJECT - "The board of London and Nasdaq listed gold miner has voted an additional US$7 million for further drilling at the company's new Loulo mine in Mali. This follows encouraging results from the exploration programme for the development study on an underground operation to supplement the open-pit mine scheduled to produce its first gold in July this year." More
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'South Deep gold mine at turning point' - "Although it had posted an operating loss in 2004, Placer Dome's South Deep gold mine in South Africa was now at an operational turning point and was expected to start generating positive cash flows soon, according to Placer Dome President and CEO Peter Tomsett." More
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Newmont sees Ghana as 5th core global region - "US-based Newmont Mining Corporation, the world's largest gold producer, is increasingly viewing Ghana as its fifth core area for reserves as its exploration gathers pace and reserves grow in the country, according to Stephen Enders, the company's Vice President for Worldwide Exploration." More
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Goldcorp Rejects Hostile Takeover Bid - "Goldcorp Inc.'s board of directors on Tuesday rejected a sweetened hostile takeover bid from U.S.-based Glamis Gold Ltd. and is offering Goldcorp shareholders a special cash payment if a rival $1.9 billion merger with Vancouver's Wheaton River Minerals succeeds." More
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SKN Resources Ltd.: Encouraging Results from Regional Exploration Program, Ying Silver Project, Henan Province, China - More
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Matador Exploration Inc.: Work Program Commenced at Jaurdi Hills - More
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Madison Minerals Inc.: New Exploration Discoveries at Mt. Kare - More
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Candente-Goldcorp Commence Drilling on the Staghorn Gold Property, Newfoundland - "Candente Resource Corp. is pleased to advise that diamond drilling has commenced on the Staghorn Property. Approximately 2200 metres are planned to be drilled in 9 holes. The drilling 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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AXMIN Inc.: Drilling At Passendro Continues To Yield Encouraging Results-Bambari Permits, Central African Republic - More
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UGL Closes Private Placement and Signs Investor Relations Agreement - More
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Newmont sees first Ghana gold in 2006 - "Newmont Mining Corp will begin mining at its Ahafo mine in Ghana during the second half of 2005, with the first gold expected in the second half of 2006, the world's largest gold producer said on Tuesday." More
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Vedron Gold Inc.: Investor Relations Firm Engaged - More
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Robex Kolomba Drilling Results Indicate Extensive Gold System - More
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Rio Narcea Announces New Chief Operating Officer - "Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd. is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. David Baril to the position of Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Baril, a mining engineer, brings with him twenty-four years of mining experience, all with Teck/Cominco, which includes both open-pit and underground operations, as well as refinery and commercial experience. Prior to joining the Company, he held the position of General Manager of the Cajamarquilla Zinc Refinery, as well as, Board Director and Adcom Member for the Antamina copper/zinc mine in Peru. He has extensive experience in South America, Canada and Spain where he held senior operational positions." More
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Canadian Gold Hunter Corp.: 2005 Winter Drilling Program Starts at Assean Lake Gold Project in Manitoba - More
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Closing of Private Placements Totaling $367,500 - Exploration to Begin on Cheechoo and Sharks - More
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Galantas To Put Omagh Gold Property Into Production - More
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Andresmin's Work Program on the Winicocha and Clavella 2 Claim Blocks Further Defines and Extends Anomalous Area - More
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Battle Mountain Gold Establishes Five Square Mile Property in the Battle Mountain-Eureka Gold Trend - More
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Glamis Sweetens Goldcorp Bid to Woo Institutions - "Glamis Gold Ltd. sugared its hostile bid for gold miner Goldcorp Inc. on Monday in a last-ditch attempt to woo large institutional shareholders torn between the $2.8 billion deal and a competing union. With just 72 hours to go before a crucial vote on Thursday, Glamis upped its all-share offer by 3.4 percent or about $100 million, a move an analyst said was modest and might not win over Goldcorp's private investors who own over half the firm." More
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Endeavour Silver Corp.: High Grade Silver Mineralization Intersected by Drilling at North Porvenir Discovery - "Endeavour Silver Corp. announces that high grade silver mineralization has been intersected by drilling at the new North Porvenir discovery zone on the Santa Cruz mine property near Guanacevi, Durango, Mexico. Not only is North Porvenir a new and high grade silver discovery, it is also located only one kilometre northwest of the historic Santa Cruz ore-body within the same vein." More
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Drilling Results Extend Mineralization of El Cometa -- El Refugio Zones at Copalquin, Durango, Mexico - More
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International Zimtu Declares Dividend of Ordorado Resources Shares - More
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Exploration Update-St. Jude Drill Programs Begin in Three West African Countries - More
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Nevada Pacific Announces Expansion of BMX Project - More
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Red Back Discovers New Gold Deposit at Chirano - More
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Mayfair Mining & Minerals, Inc. -- Corporate Update Zambia - More
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Resource Finance to commence selective drill program - Cadillac West Project, Quebec, Canada - More
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Frontier Pacific Provides Update on the Acquisition of Ovacik Gold Mine, Turkey - More
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BacTech Mining Corporation: Testwork Confirms 68% Gold Extraction by Conventional Recovery Methods in Philippines - More
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AXMIN Proposes A Minimum CDN$6,150,000 Financing - More
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Portal Resources Ltd.: More High Grade Assays at Arroyo Verde - More
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Electra is pleased to announce that it has signed an option agreement with Lumina Copper Corp. - More
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Queenstake Reserves and Resources Continue to Increase - "Queenstake Resources Ltd. announces that estimated proven and probable reserves at its 100% owned Jerritt Canyon property have increased to 875,000 ounces while measured and indicated resources have increased to 2.4 million ounces. An additional 888,000 ounces of inferred resources is also reported. A full tabulation of estimated resources and reserves as at December 31, 2004 broken down by area is attached." More
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Ivanhoe Mines agrees to sell Australian iron mine - "Ivanhoe's decision to sell the Savage River Mine is part of the company's plan to rationalize its non-core assets as it focuses on the accelerated shaft sinking and underground development of the world-class Hugo deposit at the company's Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold project in Mongolia. Ivanhoe has a 100% interest in the Oyu Tolgoi project and owns or controls exploration rights covering approximately 118,000 square kilometres in Mongolia, where additional copper, gold and coal discoveries are being delineated." More
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Glamis Gold Increases Bid for Goldcorp - "Glamis Gold Ltd. announced today that it is enhancing its take-over bid for all of the common shares of Goldcorp Inc. by increasing the price from 0.89 to 0.92 of a Glamis common share for each Goldcorp common share. Based on the closing price of Glamis on the NYSE on Friday, February 4, 2005, this represents additional value to Goldcorp shareholders of $0.49 per Goldcorp share." More
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Glamis Gold Increases Bid for Goldcorp - "Glamis Gold Ltd. announced today that it is enhancing its take-over bid for all of the common shares of Goldcorp Inc. by increasing the price from 0.89 to 0.92 of a Glamis common share for each Goldcorp common share. Based on the closing price of Glamis on the NYSE on Friday, February 4, 2005, this represents additional value to Goldcorp shareholders of $0.49 per Goldcorp share." More
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Arbitrageurs Turn Glamis-Goldcorp-Wheaton into a Nailbiter - More
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Randgold Resources Ld - Delivers Robust Performance - "London and Nasdaq listed gold miner Randgold Resources closed the year to 31 December with a profit that exceeded expectations, on the brink of opening its new Loulo mine, and drilling at further prospects in four African countries." More
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Randgold Resources Ld - Delivers Robust Performance - "London and Nasdaq listed gold miner Randgold Resources closed the year to 31 December with a profit that exceeded expectations, on the brink of opening its new Loulo mine, and drilling at further prospects in four African countries." More
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Ontario Teachers' fund backs Goldcorp-Wheaton bid - "The pension fund said it owned just more than 1 million Goldcorp shares as of Dec. 31, 2003, the latest date for which it gave information. Goldcorp shareholders vote on Thursday on whether to back the issue of up to 200 million shares, which it will use to buy Wheaton." More
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Glamis stock up as some bet it won't get Goldcorp - "Shares in Glamis Gold Ltd., which has made a hostile $2.8 billion offer for Goldcorp Inc., rose on Friday as some investors bet its bid might fail, relieving some of the pressures on it of swallowing a larger competitor. Shares in Glamis rose 77 Canadian cents, or 4 percent, to C$20.50 as the miner revealed it had lost the support of "a decent-sized" institution as it enters the final days of a bruising contest for Goldcorp, which has its own deal in the works to buy Wheaton River Minerals Ltd." More
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Galantas Gold Appoints Roland Phelps New CEO - More
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Golden Star Resources downgraded by UBS - More
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Goldcorp/Wheaton Transaction Recommended by Proxy Advisory Firm - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. announced that Glass, Lewis & Co, a U.S. independent proxy advisory firm, has recommended that its clients who hold Goldcorp shares vote for Goldcorp's proposed merger with Wheaton River at Goldcorp's shareholders meeting to be held on February 10, 2005." More
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Bravo Acquires Another BM Trend Property; Results of Sampling at Granite Mtn - More
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Glencairn Reports Talavera Southwest Drill Results at Limon - More
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Young-Davidson Appoints New President and CEO - More
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Cactus Precious Metals LLC Interest Liquidated - More
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Bishop Announces PIMA And Re-Assay Results From Lawyer's Work Program - More
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Midway Announces $2,125,000 Private Placement - More
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Glamis stock up as some bet it might lose Goldcorp - "Shares in Glamis Gold Ltd., which has made a hostile $2.7 billion offer for Goldcorp Inc., rose on Friday as some investors bet its bid might fail, relieving some of the pressures on it of swallowing a larger competitor. Shares in Glamis rose 57 Canadian cents, or 3 percent, to C$20.30 as the miner revealed it had lost the support of "a decent-sized" institution as it enters the final days of a bruising contest for Goldcorp, which has its own deal in the works to buy Wheaton River Minerals Ltd." More
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Glamis stock up as some bet it might lose Goldcorp - "Shares in Glamis Gold Ltd., which has made a hostile $2.7 billion offer for Goldcorp Inc., rose on Friday as some investors bet its bid might fail, relieving some of the pressures on it of swallowing a larger competitor. Shares in Glamis rose 57 Canadian cents, or 3 percent, to C$20.30 as the miner revealed it had lost the support of "a decent-sized" institution as it enters the final days of a bruising contest for Goldcorp, which has its own deal in the works to buy Wheaton River Minerals Ltd." More
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Canadian Gold Hunter Corp.: Corporate Update - More
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Apollo Gold Announces U.S. Re-Sell Registration Statement Declared Effective by the SEC - "Apollo Gold Corporation announced today that its registration statement relating to the potential resale of its common shares by some of its shareholders was declared effective today by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The registration, which was undertaken in connection with the company's previously announced US$10.5 million special notes and special warrants private offering in November 2004, registered for resale the common shares underlying the special notes and special warrants on behalf of the initial investors." More
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Goldcorp stands firm on support for Wheaton deal - "Speaking to reporters on a conference call ahead of next week's shareholder vote on the Wheaton acquisition, Goldcorp's chief executive left no doubt as to which deal he preferred. "The Goldcorp-Wheaton deal is the right deal for Goldcorp shareholders on the basis it offers the best value, the least amount of development risk, and the right management team," Rob McEwen, Goldcorp's chief executive, said on the conference call." More
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NORTHERN MINING: Exploration in Eritrea - More
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Candorado Operating Company Ltd. Announces a Private Placement - More
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Gold Reach - Grayd - Announce 102m Grading 0.44% Cu and 0.46 g/t Au First Step-out Hole from Discovery Hole S04-4 Successful - More
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South Deep to up gold output to 800,000 oz - "The South Deep mine, a joint venture of Canada's Placer Dome and South Africa's Western Areas, plans to boost output by around two thirds by 2009, it said on Friday. "Should the joint venture board approve the plan, a ramp-up in production to as much as 800,000 ounces by 2009 is possible," Mafika Mkwanazi, chairman of Western Areas, said at a presentation launching a new shaft at the mine." More
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Grizzly Diamonds Enters into Option Agreement for the Peak Silver-Gold-Copper-Lead-Zinc Property in Central British Columbia - More
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Manhattan announces successful extraordinary meeting - More
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Hecla Announces Retirement of Director - "Hecla Mining Company today announced that long-time Hecla board member Joe Coors, Jr. has decided to retire from the company's board of directors. Coors, 63, first became a director of Hecla 15 years ago in 1990. He is the retired chairman and chief executive officer of CoorsTek, Inc." More
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Hecla Announces Retirement of Director - "Hecla Mining Company today announced that long-time Hecla board member Joe Coors, Jr. has decided to retire from the company's board of directors. Coors, 63, first became a director of Hecla 15 years ago in 1990. He is the retired chairman and chief executive officer of CoorsTek, Inc." More
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Turkish Koza reaches deal with Newmont on Normandy - "Turkish printing group Koza Davetiye said on Friday its construction unit ATP Insaat had reached an accord in principle with U.S.-based Newmont Mining Corp to buy Normandy Mining. Normandy operates a controversial gold mine at Ovacik, near the Aegean town of Bergama in western Turkey." More
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Dundee Precious Completes Settlement of Remaining Obligations on Purchase of Bulgarian Mining Assets from Navan - More
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Pure Gold Minerals Inc.: 2005 Buffalo Hills Program - More
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Muskox Resumes Drilling at Yellowjacket - More
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Ashton Announces 2005 Buffalo Hills Program - More
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Dundee Precious Metals Purchases Option On Back River Exploration Project In Nunavut From Miramar Mining Corporation - More
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Minera Andes Hits More High-Grade Silver at Cerro Mojon, Sampling Identifies Fifteen Mineralized Structures - More
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Miramar Agrees to Assign Option on Back River Project to Dundee Precious Metals - "Miramar Mining Corporation today announced that its has agreed to assign its option to purchase from Kinross Gold Corporation 60% of the Back River project, including the Goose and George Lakes deposits, to Dundee Precious Metals Inc. for costs incurred by Miramar under this agreement plus 5%, and up to 337,500 shares of Dundee or the cash equivalent. The funds received will be used to advance Miramar's 100% controlled Hope Bay project." More
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Capital Gold Mandates Standard Bank London as Exclusive Arranger of Project Finance Facility for The El Chanate Gold Project - More
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Bear Creek announces sampling results on its Bella Maria gold property, Ecuador - More
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Mindoro Appoints Chief Financial Officer and Issues Options - More
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Elgin Resources Inc. and Jonpol Explorations Ltd.: New Mineral Resource Estimates Confirm Spitzkop as a Shallow, Multi-Million Ounce, High Grade, Platinum Rich, - More
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MDN/Honoured With the Highest Distinction by his Peers: Jean-Jacques Martel Dies at the age of 78 - More
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Simberi Gold Corporation-Press Release - More
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Kinross 2003 profit in doubt after SEC queries - "Kinross Gold Corp. said on Thursday it might have to cut its 2003 profit figure because of a disagreement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over an accounting entry related to a 2003 acquisition. Shares in the the world's seventh-largest gold producer dropped 3 percent after it said that it might have to reduce the $918 million of goodwill on its balance sheet that resulted from the acquisition of mining companies TVX and Echo Bay." More
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FNX Mining's Terry MacGibbon Wins PDAC Developer's Award - More
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Goldcrest Reports on Results of Check Assaying of RC Drill Samples at the Malba Copper-Gold Project in Burkina Faso - More
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Nevsun Resources Ltd.: Bisha-Drilling Commences - "Nevsun Resources Ltd. have recommenced drilling at their Bisha Property in Eritrea. Two diamond drills are operational and the exploration camp is fully manned. A minimum of 20,000 meters of drilling is planned at Bisha and its neighboring properties. One drill is focused on finishing a limited amount of infill drilling at Bisha Main while the second drill has started to define the previously discovered massive sulphide mineralization at the Northwest Zone. Exploration targets, including Harena, are to be drill tested. Geotechnical work and metallurgical sampling of the Bisha Main deposit will also take place during this work program." More
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Fronteer Adds Three More Gold Properties in Western Turkey - More
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Harmony says battle for Gold Fields may last years - "The head of Harmony Gold raised the prospect on Thursday that its takeover battle for Gold Fields could drag on for years if it fails to get majority backing for its all-share offer. Chief Executive Bernard Swanepoel told journalists that South Africa's Harmony, the world's sixth-biggest gold producer, could make individual deals with Gold Fields shareholders or buy shares on the open market to gain control. Harmony's offer, due to close on March 18, is now worth $5.1 billion, less than the value of Gold Fields shares on the open market. Many fund managers say they will not tender shares without a higher bid, which loss-making Harmony can ill afford." More
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Luna granted business licenses for two Chinese Joint Venture companies - More
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Acquisition of silver properties in Mexico with gold mineralization - More
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Valencia Finalizes Formal Agreements & Commences Drill Program At Cachinal Silver-Gold Project In Chile - More
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Drill Targets Defined at the Gold claims, Atlas Zone, and Awesome Zone. - More
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Stratabound Begins Drilling on Elmtree Gold - More
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Northgate Minerals Corporation: Tentative Labour Agreement Reached at Kemess - "Northgate Minerals Corporation today announced that its subsidiary, Kemess Mines Ltd., reached a tentative agreement this morning on a new three-year collective agreement with the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 115, representing approximately 260 production and maintenance employees at its Kemess Mine. Details of the agreement will not be released until the Union has had the opportunity to present it to the employees over the next two weeks. The Union's bargaining committee has unanimously agreed to recommend acceptance of the tentative agreement." More
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DRC Resources Corporation: Diamond Drilling Commences at Afton Project - More
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Marifil Mines Ltd. Announces Closing of $2.1 Million Initial Public Offering - More
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MCK Mining Corp. Completes Private Placement - More
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Romarco Terminates Option on Hog Ranch Project - More
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Skygold Ventures Ltd.: Spanish Mountain 2004 Drill Program Results - More
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Wildrose Resources Ltd.: Spanish Mountain 2004 Drill Program Results - More
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Osisko Commences Phase Four Drilling on Barry Gold Deposit - More
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Harmony says Gold Fields bid costs 102 mln rand - "South African gold producer Harmony has spent 101.8 million rand ($16.76 million) to date on its hostile takeover bid for rival Gold Fields, the company said on Thursday." More
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Harmony Gold says Q2 headline loss 88 cents - "South Africa's Harmony, in the midst of a hostile bid for Gold Fields, posted a second quarter headline loss per share of 88 cents on Thursday, slightly worse than expected." More
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eResearch Initiates Coverage on Andresmin Gold Corporation - More
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Zacks.com Announces That Ed Bugos Highlights the Following Stocks: IAMgold, Wheaton, Harmony, Gold Fields, and Glamis - More
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Harmony reports loss in earnings - "World number six gold miner Harmony Gold (HAR) on Thursday announced it saw a loss per share for the December quarter of 80 cents from a loss in the September quarter of 106 cents." More
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Harmony's CEO: S Africa Gold Consolidation Inevitable - "Further consolidation of South Africa's gold industry is inevitable and is likely to happen over the next year, Harmony Gold Mining Co. Ltd. Chief Executive Bernard Swanepoel said Thursday. Speaking at the presentation of the company's second-quarter results, he said consolidation "could and should" include takeover target Gold Fields Ltd.'s assets." More
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'Something about to give' in SA gold mines - "The South African gold-mining industry has been in a period of decline over the past 10 years and further consolidation of the sector is a logical move, such as the proposed merger of Harmony and Gold Fields, Harmony chief executive Bernard Swanepoel said on Thursday." More
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Newmont Reports Record Equity Gold Reserves of 92.4 Million Ounces at Year-End 2004 - "The Company also updated its equity gold reserve price sensitivity. As illustrated below, if calculated at gold prices of $375 and $400 per ounce, gold reserves would increase to approximately 98 million ounces and 101 million ounces, respectively. The full impact of higher gold prices on our equity gold reserves is constrained by limited drill data on the margins of known mineralization." More
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Kinross Gold Corporation: Financial Statement Review - "Kinross Gold Corporation announced today that following a lengthy review of the manner in which it has accounted for goodwill, it has decided to obtain an independent valuation to provide support for the evaluation of the goodwill as of December 31, 2003 and as of December 31, 2004. The $918 million in goodwill resulted from Kinross' acquisition of mines in the TVX and Echo Bay transactions that were completed on January 31, 2003. Although Kinross believes that the goodwill reflected on its balance sheet was not impaired as of December 31, 2003, there is a possibility that the valuations may not support Kinross' belief." More
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Newmont Reports Record Equity Gold Reserves of 92.4 Million Ounces at Year-End 2004 - "The Company also updated its equity gold reserve price sensitivity. As illustrated below, if calculated at gold prices of $375 and $400 per ounce, gold reserves would increase to approximately 98 million ounces and 101 million ounces, respectively. The full impact of higher gold prices on our equity gold reserves is constrained by limited drill data on the margins of known mineralization." More
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RANDGOLD RESOURCES - MILLS SET SAIL FOR LOULO - "The two huge ball mills destined for Randgold Resources' new gold mine at Loulo in Mali embarked today on the second leg of their journey, departing from Richards Bay harbour on a chartered vessel to the port of Dakar in Senegal." More
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Harmony looking to sell 20% stake in ARM - "World number six gold miner Harmony Gold is looking to sell it 20% stake in African Rainbow Minerals, Harmony Chief Executive Bernard Swanepoel said on Thursday." More
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Sonora Gold Receives Ore Grade Molybdenum-Copper Drill Intervals From San Enrique and Additional High Grade Gold Intervals From Drilling at Ontario Zone - More
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Oremex Resources Inc. - Clarification of Prior Disclosure - More
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SearchGold Updates on Late Filing - More
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Eurasian Minerals Inc.: Technical Report on the Kuru Tegerek Property SEDAR Filed - More
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Exploration update on Thundermin's Pelletier Lake gold property, Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec; High grade palladium-platinum discovered in diamond drilling - More
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New Follansbee assay results are in - More
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American Goldfields Announces Additional Results for Imperial Mine Exploration Project - More
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Golden Star Reports Fourth Quarter and 2004 Results - "Golden Star Resources Ltd. today announced net income of $2.6 million ($0.02 per share) for 2004 and $0.6 million ($0.004 per share) for the fourth quarter." More
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Golden Star Reports Fourth Quarter and 2004 Results - "Golden Star Resources Ltd. today announced net income of $2.6 million ($0.02 per share) for 2004 and $0.6 million ($0.004 per share) for the fourth quarter." More
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Barclays silver ETF seen in early stages - "Barclays Global Investors may be seeking to branch out in commodity-based exchange-traded funds, such as silver and broad-based commodity ETFs, on the heels of the debut of its iShares COMEX Gold Trust last week. Silver industry sources familiar with Barclays' ETF projects said on Wednesday that the company hopes to come out with a silver-backed fund this year." More
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Lakota to Raise $4.5 Million in Brokered Private Placement - More
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Mansfield Minerals Inc.: Trenching Discovers Higher Grade Copper-Gold and a New Gold-Silver Zone and Drilling Underway - More
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Update on Cassidy Gold's Kouroussa Project - More
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Antares Minerals Inc.: Trenching at Rio Grande Discovers Higher Grade Copper-Gold and a New Gold-Silver Zone - More
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Coeur D'Alene to Start Building Bolivia Mine - "Coeur D'Alene Mines Corp., one of the world's largest silver producers, will begin construction in February of its $135 million San Bartolome mine in Bolivia, at a legendary site first exploited by the Incan Empire, the Bolivian government said on Wednesday." More
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Coeur D'Alene to start building Bolivia mine - "Coeur D'Alene Mines Corp., one of the world's largest silver producers, will begin construction in February of its $135 million San Bartolome mine in Bolivia, at a legendary site first exploited by the Incan Empire, the Bolivian government said on Wednesday." More
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Gold Canyon Receives Fedikow Report on Springpole's MMI Program - More
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South-Malartic Announces the Acquisition of 15 000 Hectares, Contiguous to Linear Gold Corporation's Ixhuatan Property, in Chiapas, Mexico - More
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Newmont Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend - "The Board of Directors of Newmont Mining Corporation today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share, payable March 24, 2005 to holders of record at the close of business on March 3, 2005." More
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Firestone Ventures Announces Expansion of Amazing Grace Property - More
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Vena Resources Acquires High Sulfidation Gold System and Expands Azulcocha Base-Metals Project in Peru - More
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Strongbow Announces New Management Appointments - More
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Maxy Gold Corp.: Andre Gauthier Joins Maxy as President - More
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Turkey's Koza in Talks with Newmont on Gold Mine - "Turkish printing group Koza Davetiye said on Wednesday its construction firm ATP Insaat had started talks to purchase a controversial gold mine in western Turkey from U.S.-based Newmont Mining Corp.Work at the mine in Ovacik, near the Aegean town of Bergama, has been suspended over environmental protests and legal challenges from village residents opposed to the use of a cyanide leaching method in the extraction of gold." More
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QGX LTD.: Independent Resource Estimate Commissioned at Golden Hills; Exploration Update - More
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Pacific Comox Resources Ltd.: Press Release - More
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Harmony Announces Management Realignment - "Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited announced today that it would be repositioning key managers to oversee the company's growth strategy. CE Bernard Swanepoel said that should the company receive approval from the competition authorities to implement its proposed merger with Gold Fields, the realignment will position Harmony to extract the value promised to shareholders and successfully integrate Gold Fields' assets." More
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Golden Valley Mines Ltd.: 2005 Drilling Underway at Duparquet, Quebec - More
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Roscan Appoints Officers And Grants Options - More
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Patricia Mining Corp. Announces the Next Phase of Advanced Exploration at the Island Gold Project and Addition to the Mineral Estimate of the Island Deposit - More
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Goldcorp Declares Second Monthly Dividend Payment For 2005 - "GOLDCORP INC. is pleased to declare its second regular monthly dividend payment for 2005 of $0.015 per share. Shareholders of record at the close of business on Wednesday, February 16, 2005 will be entitled to receive payment of this dividend on Monday, February 28, 2005." More
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Azimut Acquires a Major Exploration Gold Property in Quebec's James Bay Region - More
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Boxxer Locates Zone of Gold Mineralization on the Keystone Thrust Fault, Southern Nevada - More
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$5 Million Exploration Program Underway at Sleeper - More
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Alamos Gold Inc. Closes New Issue - More
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Lundin Mining Corporation Twelve Months Corporate Update January 1, 2004-December 31, 2004 - More
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Consolidated Abaddon Resources Inc.: Huard-Kirsch Lakes and Mann Lake Uranium Properties Report Filed On SEDAR - More
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Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Announces $0.50 per Share Supplemental Common Stock Dividend - "Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized a supplemental common stock dividend of $0.50 per share to be paid on March 31, 2005 to shareholders of record as of March 15, 2005." More
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Odyssey's Moroccan Copper-Silver Exploration Program Underway - More
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Pelangio Reports Additional High Grade Results at Detour North Walter Lake Gold Target - More
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Silver Standard Intersects Further Significant Silver Mineralization at Berenguela Project in Peru - "Silver Standard Resources Inc. is pleased to report further 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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Harmony says to change managers on Gold Fields buy - "South Africa's Harmony said on Wednesday it would launch a management shake-up if it got regulatory approval to proceed with its hostile takeover bid for rival Gold Fields Ltd. Executive directors Ferdi Dippenaar and Ted Grobicki would work along side Chief Executive Bernard Swanepoel, a statement said." More
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Pearl Asian Mining Industries, Inc. Reconfirms Significant Gold Reserves Discovery - More
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Turkey's Koza in talks with Newmont on gold mine - "Turkish printing group Koza Davetiye said on Wednesday its construction firm ATP Insaat had started talks to purchase a controversial gold mine in western Turkey from U.S.-based Newmont Mining Corp.Work at the mine in Ovacik, near the Aegean town of Bergama, has been suspended over environmental protests and legal challenges from village residents opposed to the use of a cyanide leaching method in the extraction of gold." More
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TSX Designates Exeter as Tier 1 Issuer - More
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Pan American Gold Corp.'s Option Agreement Extended - More
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Solidarity stands against Harmony bid - "Trade union Solidarity, in a submission to the Competition Commission made on Tuesday, has said that Harmony Gold's bid for rival Gold Fields was not in the public interest as it would result in job losses, the submission document received by I-Net Bridge from Solidarity on Wednesday shows." More
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Rubicon Announces Changes to its Board of Directors - "J. Garfield MacVeigh, Chairman of Rubicon Minerals Corporation announces changes to its Board of Directors, effective January 27, 2005. In making these changes, Rubicon has moved to decrease management representation on the Board by committing to the development of a strong Board with a majority of independent directors." More
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Harmony confident for 30% of G'Fields - "World number six gold miner Harmony Gold remains "very confident" of bringing its stake in rival Gold Fields to 30 percent from its subsequent offer, which expires in mid-March, from its existing level of 11.5 percent, a Harmony spokesperson said on Tuesday." More
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Gold Fields 'creating a false market' - "World number six gold miner Harmony Gold on Tuesday said it took exception to statements made on Monday by Chief Executive Officer of Gold Fields Ian Cockerill, in which he referred to a possible increase in the consideration payable under Harmony's offers for Gold Fields." More
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Rand puts DRDGOLD's SA mines at risk' - "DRDGOLD may have to close its South African operations unless it can cut costs, Merrill Lynch warned yesterday. The warning highlights the crisis facing SA's marginal gold mines as the rand remains strong. The financial management and advisory firm's warning was contained in a note to investors by mining analyst David Hall, sent out last month but released to the media yesterday." More
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Esperanza Begins Drilling at La Esperanza Project, Mexico - More
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Stikine Gold Corporation-Sullivan Deeps Project: SD2 Drilling Update - More
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Acadian Gold Announces Gold Resource Estimate For Goldenville Property-33,847 Ounces Indicated Plus 259,212 Ounces Inferred - More
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ANDINA Commences Exploration Activities at Gitana Copper Gold Silver Project, Chile - More
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First Narrows Announces Stock Option Grant - More
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Goldcorp shareholders favor Wheaton not Glamis - CEO - "Some 90 percent of Goldcorp shareholders favor its $2 billion purchase of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. rather than allowing Glamis Gold Ltd.'s hostile takeover of Goldcorp, Wheaton's chief executive said on Tuesday. "I can tell you, the retail vote is coming in 90 percent in favor of the Wheaton deal," Wheaton Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Ian Telfer said of the latest skirmishing among North American gold mining companies." More
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Goldcorp shareholders favor Wheaton not Glamis - CEO - "Some 90 percent of Goldcorp shareholders favor its $2 billion purchase of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. rather than allowing Glamis Gold Ltd.'s hostile takeover of Goldcorp, Wheaton's chief executive said on Tuesday. "I can tell you, the retail vote is coming in 90 percent in favor of the Wheaton deal," Wheaton Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Ian Telfer said of the latest skirmishing among North American gold mining companies." More
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Golden Star Announces Appointment of David L. Bumstead as Director - "Golden Star Resources Ltd. is pleased to announce the appointment of David L. Bumstead to the Board of Directors, where he will serve on the audit and compensation committees. Mr. Bumstead worked extensively in the mining industry prior to his retirement, notably as a director and senior executive in corporate development and finance roles within the Noranda group of companies." More
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Pacific North West Capital Corp. - Lismer Extension Drill Hole Assay Results - Phase 7 $3.0 Million Program Continuing - More
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Endeavour Acquires 51% of Santa Cruz Silver Mine and Guanacevi Process Plant, Closes Private Placement Financing, Grants Employee Stock Options - "Endeavour Silver Corp. announces that it has now acquired a 51% interest in the producing Santa Cruz silver mine and Guanacevi mineral processing plant, located in northwestern Durango, Mexico." More
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Admiral Bay Provides Update On Its Operations In The United States, Ontario And Mexico - More
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Dynasty Metals & Mining Inc.: Exploration Work at Copper Ridge Suggests Large Mineralized Body - More
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Consolidated Puma Minerals Corp.: Continued High Grade Results from East Chuarvi Drilling - "Consolidated Puma Minerals Corp., a 55% owned affiliate of Bema Gold Corporation is pleased to announce diamond drilling results from the ongoing exploration program on the East Pansky Platinum Group Elements property. East Pansky is located in the Kola Peninsula of northwestern Russia on the eastern border of the Federova Tundra project where Barrick Gold Corporation is currently evaluating an advanced PGE exploration program." More
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Rubicon Announces Changes to its Board of Directors - More
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Romarco Options Pine Grove Project in Nevada - More
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Trio Gold Corp.: Drill Results from the Empire Mine Property in Idaho - More
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Plexmar Resources Inc.: More High Grade Results on Bolsa del Diablo Gold Property - More
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Alexis and Noranda Announce 54 Priotitized Base Metal & Gold Drill Targets in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec - More
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Valencia Commences Scoping Study Buffalo Gulch Deposit-Idaho Gold Project - More
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Harmony Gold Responds to Gold Fields' Statements - "Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited takes exception to statements made yesterday by Ian Cockerill, chief executive of Gold Fields, in which he referred to a possible increase in the consideration payable under Harmony's offers for Gold Fields. In particular, Harmony refutes Mr Cockerill's claim that Harmony has held discussions with hedge funds regarding a possible increase and his reference to a ratio of 1.5 Harmony shares for every Gold Fields share." More
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Exploration resumes on mineralized gold zone at Luminaria, Peru - More
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AFCAN Granted 2nd Mining Licence in China - More
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Phoenix Matachewan Mines Inc.: Barrick Swanson NSR Bought Down To 2% - "Phoenix Matachewan Mines Inc. is pleased to announce that, subject to approval by the TSX-Venture Exchange, it has entered into an agreement with Barrick Gold Corporation, whereby Phoenix will buy down the Swanson Pit sliding scale net smelter royalty held by Barrick, currently calculated to be 4%, to a fixed 2% NSR. Phoenix has agreed to pay to Barrick 800,000 common shares, at a deemed price of $0.10 per share for the reduction." More
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Plexmar Resources Inc.: More High Grade Results on Bolsa del Diablo Gold Property - More
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Sulliden Exploration Inc.: Second Phase Drilling Program at Shahuindo Confirms Large Scale Gold System - More
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Golden Eagle's CEO Interviewed Regarding Offer for $3.5 Million Investment - More
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First Narrows Discovers Strong Zinc-Lead-Copper-Silver QPX Geochemical Anomaly on Middle River Property - More
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StrataGold Approves C$4 Million Exploration Budget for Tassawini - More
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Nolan Gold Project - Lode Exploration Progress Report No. 2 - More
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Global Platinum Gold, Inc. Announces Dramatic Improvement in the Purity of Platinum and Gold Sold to Refiner - More
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SearchGold Resources Inc. Appoints Cavalcanti Hume Funfer as Investor Relations Counsel in Canada - More
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Weather Delays CMQ Drilling Program - More
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Shoshone Brings New Director on Board - "Shoshone Silver Mining Company announced today the addition of Paul Dircksen to the company's Board of Directors. Dircksen has served as President and Director of Explorations for Brett Resources and Bravo Venture Group and has 34 years of executive, managerial and technical expertise in mining production and exploration." More
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Beartooth Platinum Strengthens Exploration Team With New Appointments - More
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Golden Phoenix Minerals Reports $1.4MM Sale of Its Working Interest in the Borealis Gold Project - More
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William T. Warden Joins Savoy Management Team - More
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Geologix Provides Jersey Canyon Update - More
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Highly Encouraging Exploration Results from APAC Minerals' Wangmo Project, Southwest China - More
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Franklin Mining CEO to Inspect Progress at Mayaya Project - More
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Gold miners cut hedge again as mkt rises - "Gold producers planning to cash in on the rising price for their precious metal will further reduce forward selling commitments in 2005, but the pace will slow, analysts said. Miners cut back their hedge books -- the amount of unmined gold they sell forward -- by a potentially record level in 2004 that may have added some 424 tonnes of physical demand to the market." More
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Viceroy Announces Further Metallurgical Testwork Results - More
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Harmony-Gold Fields Saga Continues - "Russian mining company Norilsk Nickel is not obliged to accept Harmony's subsequent offer until the combination of both Norilsk Nickel's 20.03 percent stake and Harmony Gold's stake in Gold Fields exceeds 50 percent, which would give Harmony control of Gold Fields, Harmony said in a statement on Tuesday." More
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Harmony-Gold Fields Saga Continues - "Russian mining company Norilsk Nickel is not obliged to accept Harmony's subsequent offer until the combination of both Norilsk Nickel's 20.03 percent stake and Harmony Gold's stake in Gold Fields exceeds 50 percent, which would give Harmony control of Gold Fields, Harmony said in a statement on Tuesday." More
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Results boost Gold Fields, Harmony pans frustrating actions - "South African miner Gold Fields struck what appeared to be a psychological blow in favour of its steadfast defence against the advances of smaller rival Harmony yesterday when it announced improved operational and financial results for the December quarter." More
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Harmony 'very confident' of getting GFI stake - "World number six gold miner Harmony Gold remains "very confident" of bringing its stake in rival Gold Fields to 30% from its subsequent offer, which expires in mid-March, from its existing level of 11.5%, a Harmony spokesperson said on Tuesday." More
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Norilsk to tender Gold Fields stake at 50 pct level - "South Africa's Harmony Gold (HARJ.J: Quote, Profile, Research) agreed with Norilsk Nickel that the Russian firm will not have to tender its stake in bid target Gold Fields until Harmony has secured acceptances for more than half of Gold Fields' shares, Harmony said on Tuesday." More
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Harmony in “Mexican standoff” - Cockerill - "GOLD Fields resumed its war of words with Harmony Gold claiming the company was involved in “a Mexican standoff” with shareholders. Ian Cockerill, Gold Fields CEO, said Harmony’s $5.5bn bid for Gold Fields was “underwater”, a predicament Harmony could not easily solve because some of its shareholders had publicly opposed a higher offer. “What is going to break first? They [Harmony] are in a kind of Mexican standoff with shareholders,” Cockerill said." More
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"Little guy" looms large in Goldcorp merger battle - "They may only hold a handful of shares each, but Goldcorp Inc.'s horde of retail shareholders are enjoying sudden popularity and clout as a brass-knuckles takeover scuffle for North America's fourth largest gold miner enters its final days." More
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