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Crystallex Surges As Las Cristinas Suit Suspended - "Shares in Crystallex International Corp. surged 13 percent on Friday after a fellow Canadian junior mining firm suspended a legal challenge to its ownership of a large gold property in Venezuela."More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Silver Wheaton Transaction Scheduled to Close on September 9, 2004 - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. today announced that it has sent the following letter to Dennis Wheeler, Chairman and CEO of Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Kinross sees buy prospects in small gold miners - "Gold stocks have come off overheated levels leading Kinross Gold Corp. to buy stakes in five junior mining companies, the world's seventh-largest bullion producer said on Friday." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Silver Wheaton Transaction Scheduled to Close on September 9, 2004 - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. today announced that it has sent the following letter to Dennis Wheeler, Chairman and CEO of Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Pele Mountain and Goldcorp Extend Signing Date for Agreements - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Eurogold says produced 5,838 oz of gold in quarter to June - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Newcoast Silver Mines Ltd. Changes Name and Completes Consolidation - "Silver Exploration Corp. reports that it has now completed a capital consolidation on a 1:7 basis and changed its name from Newcoast Silver Mines Ltd. to Southern Silver Exploration Corp." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Grupo Mexico shares up after miner strike ends - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Kinross sees buy prospects in small gold miners - "Gold stocks have come off overheated levels leading Kinross Gold Corp. to buy stakes in five junior mining companies, the world's seventh-largest bullion producer said on Friday." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Amerix Reaches Brazilian Land Agreements - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Gold Fields revises survival strategy for R80 000/kg gold price - "South African gold-miner Gold Fields, which employs 44,000 people, is responding to the fall in the rand gold price to below R80 000/kg by initiating a far-reaching restructuring process that could ultimately lead to significant job losses at all three of its local operations." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


'Rand may have shot its bolt' - "Technical analysis showed that the rand may have shot its bolt, as momentum indicators showed that the rand was likely to stay above six rand/dollar after moving below that level on July 16, and staying there for only a few days, Jeff Hochman, director of technical analysis of Boston-based Fidelity Investments, told the Stanlib International Investment Conference on Thursday." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Dragon Gold Resources Acquires Dragon Mineral Holdings - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Acadian Gold To Proceed With Acquisition Of Goldenville Mining Corporation - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Pacific Rim Announces 2004 Year-End Results - "Pacific Rim Mining Corp. is pleased to announce its financial results for the twelve months ended April 30, 2004." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Gold finds strength on weaker than expected GDP in second quarter - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Eldorado gold mine to be sold - "I've informed employees that I expect to be in a position, subject to final documentation, to sign a contract for the sale of the mine sometime early next week." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


NUM, Harmony Gold agreement still on course - "The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and Harmony Gold (HAR), following a meeting of both parties, reconfirmed their commitment to the agreement they signed on July 16, which is aimed at creating a new vehicle to save jobs and avoid the closure of shafts." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Linear Gold Appoints New Independent Director - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti Declares Semi-Annual Dividend - "AngloGold Ashanti Ltd today declared a dividend of R1.70 per ordinary share for the six months ended June 30, 2002. One AngloGold Ashanti ADS traded on the NYSE represents one ordinary share." More
- 07/30/04 | Item


UPDATE - Grupo Mexico says strike over at La Caridad - More
- 07/30/04 | Item


Kinross back in profit but output down, costs up - "Kinross Gold Corp. swung back into profit in the second quarter, the company said on Thursday, helped by higher gold and silver prices and some cost reductions."More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Cumberland Reports Final Phase 1 Drill Results from Meadowbank Gold Project - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Golden Tag Reports New Gold Showing Found on Aquilon Property, James Bay, Quebec - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


CMKM Diamonds Inc. Purchases 25% of Juina Mining - "CMKM Diamonds Inc. announced today that it has purchased common stock equating to 25% of the outstanding shares of Juina Mining Corp." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


ECU Silver Mining Inc.: Press Release - "ECU Silver Mining Inc. announces today that it is in the process of arranging a private placement with arm's length subscribers for gross proceeds of between CDN$2,000,000 and CDN$7,000,000." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Sur American Gold Corporation: Confirmation of High Grade Vein Channel Samples up to 229.3g/t Gold - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Capital Gold Reports New Exploration Work at El Chanate Gold Project Indicates Potential for Expansion - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


MacDonald Mines Exploration Ltd.-People And Financing In Place: James Bay Lowlands Exploration To Begin August 10 - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Belmont Resources Inc./Montoro Resources Inc.: Drilling Planned Near Shaver Lake-Red Lake Mining Camp - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Sur American Gold Corporation: Confirmation of High Grade Vein Channel Samples up to 229.3g/t Gold - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


bcMetals Corporation: Red Chris Property Update - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


2004 Exploration Program Underway on Nevada Star's MAN Alaska Property - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Rand gold price hits Gold Fields hard - "World number-four gold miner Gold Fields is looking to restructure further its South African operations, following the decline in the rand gold price below R80 000 a kilogram, Gold Fields CEO Ian Cockerill said on Thursday." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Kirkland Lake Gold Inc.: Placing of Shares for Proceeds of Approximately Pounds Sterling 6.5 Million Completed - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Breakwater reports exploration results from Concordia deposit - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Canadian Empire acquires Barrington copper-gold property - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


UPDATE - Noranda earnings, takeover talk silence disappoint - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Exploration and Mining Takes Off in North America - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


West Africa Gold Inc. Acquires Further Arizona Gold Mining Interests - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Anglo American Platinum Corporation to Proceed with Phase II Exploration on Solitario's Pedra Branca PGM-Project - "Solitario Resources Corporation ("Solitario") announced today that Anglo American Platinum Limited ("Anglo Platinum") has elected to proceed with funding Phase II exploration on Solitario's Pedra Branca platinum-palladium ("PGM") property in northeastern Brazil." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


ValGold makes board appointments, announces flow-through financing and grants options - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Anvil Mining Limited operating report for the quarter ended June 30, 2004 - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Timminco announces plan to acquire Canadian specialty metals producer - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Louvem Mines Announces its Results for the Second Quarter of 2004 - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Golden Star Extends Offer For IAMGold; Confirms Extension of the Offer Deadline to August 16, 2004 - "Golden Star Resources Ltd. announced today that it has extended its offer to purchase all of the outstanding common shares of IAMGold Corporation until 12:01 a.m. on Monday, August 16, 2004." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Placer Dome announces updated mineral reserves and resources at South Deep - "Placer Dome today announced updated mineral resource and mineral reserve estimates at the South Deep mine in South Africa." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Golden Patriot Receives $2,000,000 Work Commitment - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


NovaGold Mid-Year Exploration Update and Second Quarter Financial Results - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Redstar Begins Exploration on Sunshine Road Gold Property - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Cambrian Mining upbeat on drilling results from Subranum Gold Concession - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Gold Fields Q4 opg profit down 17 pct to 545 mln rand due to gold price drop - "South Africa's Gold Fields Ltd reported a 17 pct year-on-year drop in fourth quarter operating profit to 545 mln rand and net earnings falling to 129 mln rand from 494 mln in the same period." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Golden Phoenix Minerals CEO Michael Fitzsimonds Interviewed at World Talk Radio.com - More
- 07/29/04 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti hits rich vein - "AngloGold Ashanti has already been able to achieve annual savings of $11,4m by cutting costs at Ghana-based Ashanti, which the South African gold producer acquired just a few months ago, AngloGold Ashanti vice-president Charles Carter said yesterday." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Vista Gold arranges $6.5-million private placement - "Vista Gold Corp. plans to undertake a private placement financing, which if completed, will raise gross proceeds of up to $6.5-million (U.S.) from the sale of up to 1.96 million units priced at $3.30 (U.S.) per unit." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


No Plans for SA in Newmont's Africa Drive - "Newmont, the world's largest gold producer, is planning to establish its fifth core global operating unit in Ghana. But while this will give it a significant footprint in Africa, the company, so far, shows no enthusiasm for moving into SA." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Meridian Q2 net profits up 2% - "Reno-based precious metals miner Meridian Gold reported a 2% increase in net profits to US$9.7mn." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Harmony to close unprofitable mines, cut jobs - "South Africa's Harmony Gold may cut jobs and accelerate closure of unprofitable mines yielding 1,2-million ounces of gold a year due to the rapid appreciation of the rand, a Harmony executive said." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Vista Gold Corp. Announces a Proposed U.S. $6.5 Million Private Placement - "Vista Gold Corp. announces that subject to regulatory approval, it plans to undertake a private placement financing, which if completed, will raise gross proceeds of up to U.S. $6.5 million from the sale of up to 1.96 million units priced at U.S. $3.30 per unit." More
- 07/29/04 | Item


Placer Dome announces continued strong operating performance in the second quarter - "Placer Dome Inc. generated second quarter earnings of $33 million, or $0.08 per share, on gold production of 908,000 ounces during the three months ended June 30." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


ECU Silver Mining Inc.: Press Release - More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Golden Star Extends Offer For IAMGold - "Golden Star Resources Ltd. announced today that it has extended its offer to purchase all of the outstanding common shares of IAMGold Corporation until 12:01 a.m. on Monday, August 16, 2004." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


SA gold shares surge, market hits peak - "A stable rand on Wednesday gave a shot in the arm to battered gold stocks such as Gold Fields ahead of results, sending the bourse to its highest level in a month. The JSE all share index gained 0.6 percent or 65.09 points to 10,228.52 points. It touched an intra-day high of 10,277.88, the strongest level since June 28." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Barrick Gold downgraded to "underweight" - "Analyst John C Tumazos of Prudential Financial downgrades Barrick Gold from "neutral weight" to "underweight," while reducing his estimates for the company. The target price has been reduced from $17 to $15." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Key Gold's Affiliated Joint Venture Acquires Government Approvals and Joint-Venture License in China - More
- 07/28/04 | Item


DRD will not extend Emperor offer - "South African gold producer Durban Roodepoort Deep (DRD) said this week that, subject only to any automatic extension required by the Corporations Act, it would not extend its takeover offer for Emperor Mines beyond its closing date of July 30." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Randgold Resources Block Listing - "Application has been made to the London Stock Exchange and the UK Listing Authority for a block listing of 600,000 ordinary shares of a par value of US$0.05 each to be admitted to the Official List. These shares will rank pari passu with the existing shares in issue." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Dynacor Mines Inc. - $259,000 Private Placement - More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Richmont Mines Announces its Results for the Second Quarter of 2004 - "For the three-month period ended June 30, 2004, Richmont Mines announces net earnings of $1,152,012, or $0.07 per share, compared with net earnings of $1,317,947, or $0.08 per share, during the second quarter of 2003." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Cusac Gold Mines Ltd. - Rory Vein Continues to Yield High Grade Intercepts with 10.5 m of 0.38 Ounces p/t Gold & 2.0 m of 2.93 Ounces p/t Gold - More
- 07/28/04 | Item


TLC Ventures Exploration Update - More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Franklin Mining, Inc. Fills Final Advisory Board Position - More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Barrick Gold Reports Huge Drop in Q2 Income - "Toronto-based Barrick Gold Corp. reported a 42.4 percent decrease in second-quarter net income Tuesday ... net income of $34 million, or 6 cents a share, versus $59 million, or 11 cents a share, from the same quarter last year." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Viceroy Exploration Intersects Further High Grade Gold Values - More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Newmont Mining Corporation Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $37.5 Million ($0.08 per share); Mid-Year Exploration Results Exceed Expectations - "Newmont Mining Corporation today announced second quarter net income of $37.5 million ($0.08 per share). This compares to net income of $90.8 million ($0.22 per share) for the second quarter of 2003." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Lihir Gold 1st Half Loss Narrows To US$2.2 Million, No Interim Dividend - "Papua New Guinea gold miner Lihir Gold Ltd. said Wednesday that its net loss in the first half of 2004 narrowed to US$2.2 million from US$6.7 million a year earlier." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Wheaton to Release Second Quarter Earnings on August 6th - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. will release Second Quarter Results on Friday, August 6th, 2004 after the close of business." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Pan American Silver reports sharply higher profits on record silver production - "Pan American Silver Corp. reported consolidated revenue for the second quarter of $20.9 million, 67% greater than revenue in the second quarter of 2003 due to increased silver production, higher realized metal prices and the sale of accumulated concentrate inventory from the first quarter." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Newmont Mining Corporation Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $37.5 Million ($0.08 per share); Mid-Year Exploration Results Exceed Expectations - "Newmont Mining Corporation today announced second quarter net income of $37.5 million ($0.08 per share). This compares to net income of $90.8 million ($0.22 per share) for the second quarter of 2003." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Meridian Gold Announces Second Quarter 2004 Results - "Meridian Gold is pleased to announce the results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2004." More
- 07/28/04 | Item


Kinross Announces Second Quarter - "Kinross Gold Corporation will issue its second quarter results on Thursday, July 29, 2004, after market close." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Southern Star Resources Inc.: Western Discovery Zone Grows to 350 Meters Going North South and 300 Meters Going East West - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Madison Enterprises is pleased to announce that it has completed its induced polarization geophysical survey at its Mt. Kare Project in Papua New Guinea - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Noront Resources Ltd.: Windfall Lake Gold Project, Urban Township, Quebec - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Starfield Resources Inc. - VTEM helicopter survey outlines continuous EM conductors totalling 15 kilometers at Ferguson Lake, Nunavut - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Royal Gold Acquires Mining Claims in Eureka County, Nevada - "ROYAL GOLD, INC. today announced that the Company has acquired 31 unpatented mining claims from Quicksilver Phenomenon, LLC on lands located southeast of the Cortez area, Eureka County, Nevada." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Bema Arranges US$60 Million Bridge Loan Facility for Kupol Development - "Bema Gold Corporation is pleased to announce that the Company has concluded loan documentation and signed an agreement whereby Bayerische Hypo- und Vereinsbank AG ("HVB") will provide, as Mandated lead Arranger, a US$60 million bridge loan facility (the "Facility") for the continued development of the Kupol project located in north eastern Russia." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Phelps Dodge Posts Profit as Prices Rise - "Phelps Dodge Corp., the world's No. 2 copper producer, posted a quarterly profit on Tuesday versus a loss last year, when copper sold at almost half the current price." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Duncan Park Holdings Corporation Update on 2004 Work Program on its Elephant and Rock Creek Properties, Nevada - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Capstone Gold Corp. to List on TSX on July 28, 2004 - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Delta Mining and Exploration, Corp. Looks to Continue Diamond Exploration in South America - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Alexis Options Additional Gold Target in Val d'Or, Quebec - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


IMA's Drilling Expands Silver Mineralization at Navidad Hill - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Anglo Platinum beaming after 'significant' earnings improvement - "Anglo Platinum on Tuesday announced what it called 'a significant performance improvement' in half-year earnings for 2004. The world's leading primary producer of platinum group metals attributed the positive results to 'increased production and sales volumes and higher US dollar prices realised on metals sold'. Headline earnings attributable to ordinary shareholders rose 32.5 percent to R1.48 billion compared to the same period in 2003." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Update on Nevada Pacific Gold's Keystone Project Located on the Cortez Trend in Nevada - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Idaho General Mines Begins Trading On OTC Bulletin Board - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


West Africa Gold Inc. to Acquire Further Arizona Gold Mining Interests - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Bonaventure Enterprises Inc. Provides Updates on Northern Lights, Cottonwood and Goldfield West Projects - More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Barrick Earns $34 Million-$0.06 per Share-in Second Quarter - "Second quarter net income was $34 million, or $0.06 per share and cash flow from operations was $108 million, or $0.20 per share." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Barrick Updates New Mines Being Built and Proceeds With Pascua-Lama - "During a Toronto presentation to the investment community today, Barrick Gold Corporation presented a detailed update of its four new mines under construction, including production and total cash cost estimates for the first three years, and it also announced that it would be proceeding with the development of the Company's Pascua-Lama project." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Boddington partners agree to dig in - "The three owners of Australia's largest underground gold project for the first time have all agreed they wanted to move the operation forward, major joint venture partner Newmont Mining said today." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Norilsk 'keen on bigger stake in Gold Fields' - "Russian mining house Norilsk Nickel is interested in swapping some of its gold assets for additional equity in SA's Gold Fields, according to Craig Nielsen, executive vice-president: exploration for the South African mining company." More
- 07/27/04 | Item


Inmet Mining announces second quarter earnings - "Inmet Mining Corporation reported net income in the second quarter of 2004 of $16.8 million or $0.39 per share compared to net income of $5 million or $0.10 per share in the second quarter of 2003 mainly as the result of higher metal prices." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


UPDATE - Wheaton says can't give Coeur bid recommendation - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. said on Monday it isn't in a position to advise shareholders to reject or accept a hostile takeover offer from Coeur d'Alene Mines Corp. because the "highly unusual" bid has only been made to U.S. investors." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Wheaton Shareholders Should Not Deposit Any Shares To Coeur Offer At This Time - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation announced that it would be making a tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. On July 13, 2004, Coeur issued a press release announcing that it had mailed its tender offer documents to Wheaton shareholders. The press release failed to disclose that Coeur's tender offer was not made to Wheaton's Canadian shareholders." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Goldcorp-Candente to Drill Staghorn Property in Newfoundland - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Jaguar Mining Reports Strong Drill Results at Paciencia - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


UPDATE - Mexico copper union delays strike vote to August - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Rincon Resources Inc. Completes Tudor Gold Property Acquisition - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


MacMillan Gold Hits Ore Grade Gold and Silver Mineralization at the Cerro de Oro - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Harmony finds rare commodity - "Harmony Gold, the biggest producer of South African gold, today appointed Nomfundo Qangule as the company’s financial director. As a black, female chartered account, Qangule is a rare commodity in South Africa. Of the 22,000 chartered accountants in the country, only 1,871 are black, representing 8,6 percent." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Marakand scores another silver deposit - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Nevsun Resources Ltd.: High Grade Gold and Copper Assays from Bisha Project, Eritrea - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Eldorado Gold Corporation: Second Quarter 2004 Financial Results - "During Q2 2004, Eldorado sold 17,424 ounces of gold at an average realized price of $396/oz. compared to the sale of 24,368 ounces of gold at an average realized price of $344/oz. in Q2 2003." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Profile Resources Purchases Golden Jubilee Gold Mine; Granted Regulatory Approval for Sale of Interest in Gas Wells; Issues Debenture - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


ECU Silver Mining Inc.-News Release - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Osprey Gold Corp. Announces $225,000 Private Placement - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Phoenix Matachewan Mines-Exceptional Drill Targets: Argyle Gold Project - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Jaguar Resources Continues to Intercept Long Intervals of Strong Gold Mineralization At Tocantinzinho - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


NUM declares wage dispute with Angloplat - "The National Union of Mineworkers in South Africa has announced that the union is currently in dispute with Anglo Platinum over its latest pay offer." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Stikine Gold Corporation - Vancouver Junior Mining Company Right on Track to Finding the Lost Sister of World Famous Mine - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


New Anatolia Gold Assays From Copler Drilling - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Etruscan/Semafo: Mine Opening Set for Samira Hill Gold Project-Commissioning Underway - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


RNC Gold Announces Second Quarter Results - "During the quarter ended June 30 2004, RNC improved production, eliminated the minority positions in its key assets, disposed of non-core assets and strengthened its balance sheet." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Bonaventure Enterprise Hits High Grade Gold On Geochemical Surface Sampling at Cottonwood Property - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Placer Dome: No Current Interest In PNG's Lihir Gold - "Canada's Placer Dome Inc. said Monday it had no interest in acquiring a stake in Papua New Guinea-based Lihir Gold Ltd. at the present time, despite market speculation that it could be eyeing a stake in the mine." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Gold Fields withdraws from Newcrest race - "World top five gold producer Gold Fields looks to have ruled itself out of the anticipated takeover battle for Aussie-based gold group Newcrest Mining." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Gold Fields says Telfer is a good asset - "South African gold producer Gold Fields Ltd has described Newcrest Mining Ltd's giant Telfer mine in Western Australia as a "stellar asset" and one that would fit its portfolio." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Commodity price rises to drive up Rio Tinto H1 profit - "The world's second-largest diversified miner, Rio Tinto Ltd./Plc., is expected to post a 48 percent jump in first-half profit and report an even bigger surge in the second half on strong commodity prices." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Gold may be up to its old tricks again: Commentary: Expect a rally in battered gold shares - "This last slump has been particularly annoying to traditional gold analysts. It was far more severe than the simultaneous Dollar Index rally warranted." More
- 07/26/04 | Item


Union declares dispute against Angloplat on wages - More
- 07/26/04 | Item


All that glitters may be green: Making gold mining safe for the environment - "The green does not refer to the color of the gold but rather how it is mined. Green gold is extracted without toxic chemicals and with minimal impact on the rain forest." More
- 07/25/04 | Item


Rand is dragged back as dollar perks up - "Alan Greenspan, chairman of the US Federal Reserve, might have failed to talk up the US equity markets this week - the Dow Jones index was at 9 995.10 in late trade on Friday - but his economic review did manage to lift the US dollar out of the doldrums." More
- 07/25/04 | Item


Newcrest, Oxiana May Be Takeover Targets as Gold Output Drops - More
- 07/25/04 | Item


Strongbow Exploration Inc.: $1,500,000 Private Placement - More
- 07/24/04 | Item


Goldtech Mining Corporation - OTCBB: GMNC - Seizes World Tin Shortage Opportunity - More
- 07/24/04 | Item


Patricia Mining Corp. Announces Appointment of New Investor Relation Representative - More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Vangold Resources Ltd.: Drilling Underway at Mt. Penck Gold Project - More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Goldsource Announces Closing of Private Placement for $375,000 - More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Golden Star Reaches Agreement With IAMGold On Due Diligence Access - "Golden Star Resources Ltd. announced today that it has reached an agreement with IAMGold Corporation which provides Golden Star with the access it requires to conduct due diligence in order to satisfy the due diligence condition in its offer to purchase all of the outstanding common shares of IAMGold." More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Centerra Gold Announces Second Quarter Conference Call - "Centerra Gold Inc. will hold its second quarter conference call at 2:00 p.m. Eastern time on Friday, July 30, 2004. Second quarter results will be released at about Noon the same day." More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Pan American Silver to complete Morococha silver mine acquisition in August - "Pan American Silver is pleased to announce it has launched its $36.7 million cash offer, through the Peru Stock Exchange, to purchase the voting shares of Compania Minera Argentum S.A. ("Argentum"), which owns the Morococha silver mine, as announced in February." More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Iamgold says Golden Star extends bid beyond Aug 15 - "Iamgold, whose board has recommended shareholders reject the Golden Star bid, said several other parties are looking at the Canadian gold miner." More
- 07/23/04 | Item


New Mine Law Sparking Debate - "On May 1, South Africa's Minerals and Petroleum Resources Development Act became law. It requires that the country's mines effect a number of substantial changes to redress the country's history." More
- 07/23/04 | Item


IAMGOLD Corporation - Objection to shareholder rights plan is withdrawn - "IAMGOLD Corporation announced today that Golden Star Resources Ltd. ("GSR") has withdrawn its application to the Ontario Securities Commission to set aside the short-term shareholder rights plan (the "Plan") adopted by the Board of Directors of IAMGOLD on July 12th." More
- 07/23/04 | Item


NEWMONT DENIES ITS MINING OPERATIONS POLLUTE WATER IN BUYAT GULF REGION - "Newmont Minahasa Raya (NMR), a joint venture company engaged in gold mining in Minahasa district, North Sulawesi, has denied that its operations in the region hadcontaminated water in an area bordering on the Gulf of Buyat." More
- 07/23/04 | Item


North American Gold Inc.: Update of Exploration Activities at Norra and Barsele Including Drilling to Commence at Norra August 2, 2004 - More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Gold Reserve Receives Special Award from OLAMI - "Gold Reserve Inc. is pleased to report that its wholly owned subsidiary, Compania Aurifera Brisas del Cuyuni, C.A. ("Brisas"), has recently received a Special Award for Excellence in Social Management from the Latin-America Mining Organization." More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Andresmin Gold Corporation completes acquisition of 100% of Grupo Minero Internacional S.A.C. - More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Newcrest: Gold output from Telfer soon - More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Grupo Mexico Caridad strike declared illegal - More
- 07/23/04 | Item


Peru's Buenaventura 2nd-qtr net up 141 pct - "Buenaventura's first-half and second-quarter results ended June 30, 2004." More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Starfield Resources Inc. - 119 extension drilling: First hole to test recently identified UTEM conductor hits sulphide mineralization - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Land dispute hampers Peru's Shahuindo gold plans - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Vencan Gold Corporation: Newly Acquired Cayenne Property Targeted for its Potential Size and Grade - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Cumberland Reports Additional Drill Results from Meadowbank Gold Project - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Vedron Gold Inc.: Drilling Resumes On The Davidson Tisdale Property, Timmins Ontario - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Market offers golden buy opportunities -Goldcorp - "Cash-rich miner Goldcorp Inc. is searching for acquisitions in a buying environment made "excellent" by a recent correction in the price of gold, chief executive Rob McEwen said on Thursday." More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Amex Announces Options Trading on Western Silver - "Western Silver Corporation is a publicly-traded mineral exploration company focused on discovering and developing silver properties in the Americas. The Company's primary project, the 100%-owned Penasquito property in central Mexico, is emerging as a silver-gold-lead-zinc district with significant exploration upside." More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Golden Spirit Minerals Phase I Exploration Underway on Ester Creek Properties - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Luzon Minerals Ltd.: Further Exploration Results From Liphichi - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Metallic Ventures Gold provides updates on Converse, Goldfield and Esmeralda Projects and reports drill results for the Esmeralda Project, Nevada - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


PXI Announces the Discovery of a New Gold Prospect on the Argalant Project- Mongolia - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Gold Fields buys into MinMet - "Gold Fields Latin America (BVI) Limited (Gold Fields), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gold Fields Ltd of Johannesburg, has completed a CAN$860,000 (€530.400) private equity placement in ISEQ-listed MinMet's majority-owned subsidiary GoldQuest Mining Corp." More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Silverado Gold Mines Ltd. Continues Gold Nugget Auctions on eBay - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Goldcorp 2nd-qtr profit falls 48 pct - " Goldcorp Inc. a Canadian gold producer, said second-quarter profit fell 48 percent as gold sales declined, according to a news release on its Web site on Thursday." More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Goldcorp Inc.: 2nd Quarter 2004 Results - Goldcorp Inc. reports financial results for the 2nd Quarter 2004 that reflects its strategy to stockpile, rather than sell, a large portion of its gold production in anticipation of higher gold prices.
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- 07/22/04 | Item


Gold Fields set to weather the storms created by the strengthening currency - "Gold Fields will be the last man standing in the South African gold mining sector because of the quality of its ore bodies," Willie Jacobsz, the head of corporate affairs at the world's fourth-largest gold mining company, said yesterday. More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Gold Banc Reports Second Quarter Earnings - "Gold Banc today announced net earnings from continuing operations for the quarter ended June 30, 2004 of $10.46 million or $0.27 per share." More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Newcrest 4th-Qtr Gold Output Rises 18% on Toguraci - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Bonte Gold Mine Liquidated Without Due Process, TWN Discloses - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Peru's Shahuindo gold mine viable, operator says - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Madison Enterprises Corp.: Drilling Resumes at Mt. Kare Property - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Micromedx to Conduct Bulk Sampling on Eight Mining Claims in Washoe County, Nevada - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


Goldcliff Resource Corporation: Panorama Ridge 2004 Exploration Underway - More
- 07/22/04 | Item


African Gold Group, Inc.: Moseaso Project Update - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Silver Wheaton to Increase Previously Announced Equity Financing - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. and Chap Mercantile Inc. are pleased to announce that the previously announced Chap
private placement of subscription receipts has been increased by Cdn$20 million to a maximum Cdn$70 million offering to be sold by a syndicate of investment dealers lead by GMP Securities Ltd. on a best efforts basis. All other terms of the offering remain as previously announced." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


American Goldfields Announces Agreement to Acquire Interest in Historic Gold Producer - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


UPDATE - Noranda sale to Chinese bidder is "fantasy"-source - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Patriot Gold Provides Update on Gold Exploration Programs - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Randgold Says May Pursue Iamgold; Gold Fields Out - "Iamgold has been at the center of bid speculation for weeks after its shareholders rejected a merger with fellow Canadian gold miner Wheaton River Minerals. It is now battling to fend off a hostile bid from Golden Star Resources." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Firestone Ventures reports on Sonora Gulch and Morris projects - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Mid-North Resources Update on Nevada Zinc-Silver Property - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Randgold says may pursue Iamgold; Gold Fields out - "African gold producer Randgold Resources said on Wednesday it might consider a tie-up with Canada's Iamgold Corp, but South Africa's Gold Fields (GFIJ.J) quashed rumours it was in the hunt." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Rosebel mine start-up carries Cambior to profit - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Cambior Inc.: Record Gold Production Results in Fourth Consecutive Profitable Quarter, Successful Merger With Sequoia Minerals to Consolidate Niobec Ownership - "For the second quarter ended June 30, 2004, revenues totaled $78.3 million, compared to $43.3 million for the same period last year, representing an increase of 80%." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


GaoFeng Adds Another Gold Mine to its Holdings - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Searching for a lost generation of miners - "Miners may still do backbreaking, grimy work, but nowadays they don't owe their soul to the company store and the pay is relatively good. But just when these workers are in high demand, they have become a dying breed." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Celtic Minerals Applies for High Grade Copper-Gold Exploration License - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Gateway Gold Corp.: 154 Ft Drill Intersection Grading 0.182 Ounces per Ton Gold at the Big Springs Property in Nevada - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


GoldQuest Announces Completion of Equity Placement by Gold Fields - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Magnum Hits Anomalous Gold - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Angloplat workers to wait until month-end on bonus - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


MAX Resource Corp.: Drilling Completed at Gold Hill Project - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Goldcorp Earnings Conference Call - "Scheduled to start Thu, Jul 22, 2004, 8:30 am Eastern." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Cambior Earnings Conference Call - "Scheduled to start Wed, Jul 21, 2004, 4:00 pm Eastern." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


European Goldfields Limited: Technical Report on Hellas Gold Properties - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Avocet Mining Releases - "Avocet Mining PLC posted a full year pretax pre-exceptional profit of 15.6 mln stg compared to 3.6 mln a year earlier, helped by an increase in gold production of 34 pct." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Illegal FX Transactions, Gold Contraband Trade top 2 Tln Won - "The Korea Customs Service (KCS) said the amount of contraband gold bars detected in the first six months of this year rose 20-fold from a year earlier, while the use of "alternative" remittance systems to send money abroad jumped eight-fold." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Russia produces 6.4% more gold in H1 - "Russia increased gold production - ore, associated and secondary production - by 6.4% year-on-year (or by 3.747 tonnes) to 61.822 tonnes in the first half of this year." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Oxiana stock rating downgraded - "Goldman Sachs JB Were (GSJBW) has downgraded its short-term recommendation for emerging Aussie-based gold and copper stock Oxiana from “buy” to “market perform” following lower than expected gold grades and output in the June 2004 quarter." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Pearl Asian Mining Industries Announces Acquisition of the Wolf Lake Group Properties on Vancouver Island - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Northern Lion Gold Corp.: Gold Zone Extended at Peltosaari - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Anaconda Gold Announces Pine Cove Resource Estimate - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Fluor Awarded $700 Millon Contract for Work at World's Largest Operating Copper Mine - "Fluor Corporation today announced that it has been awarded a contract worth more than $700 million to provide engineering, procurement and construction management services on a project to process marginal ore at the world's largest operating copper mine in northern Chile." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Brazil's CVRD loses Noranda to Chinese - "Brazil's Cia Vale do Rio Doce (CVRD) lost out to China's Minmetals in a battle to buy Canadian miner Noranda Inc, local business daily Valor Economico said on Wednesday." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Emgold Discovers New Zones at the Idaho-Maryland - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Centurion Gold Holdings Raises $9.64 Million in Bank Loans - More
- 07/21/04 | Item


More gold-mine jobs at risk as ERPM retrenchments begin - "South African century-old gold-mine East Rand Proprietary Mines (ERPM) will begin downsizing its underground operations tomorrow, as the country’s gold-mining industry begins to buckle under the pressure from an ever-strengthening rand." More
- 07/21/04 | Item


Gold Fields to Invest $194m in 2004/5 - "The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Gold Fields Ghana, Mr. Brendan Walker, has said that his company looked to a future with great confidence with the investment of US$194 million during 2004-2005 to expand operations in the Tarkwa and the Damang mines." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Osprey Gold Corp. Announces the Change of Transfer Agent - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Placer Dome declares dividend - "Placer Dome Inc. today declared a semi-annual dividend of $0.05 per common share, payable on September 20, 2004, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 20, 2004." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Queenstake Resources Ltd. Announces up to $17 Million Special Warrant Offering - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Grupo Mexico Cananea workers again postpone strike - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Pearl Asian Mining Industries (PRMN) Announces the Acquisition of The Wolf Lake Group Properties in Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Kimberly Gold Mines Purchases Rescue Mine and Mill - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Sterling Mining Leases Merger Mine's Silver Valley Property - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Firesteel announces results of 2004 exploration program on the Copper Creek property - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Alamos Gold Inc. Appoints Chairman of the Board - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Meridian Gold Inc. Releases July 28 - "Meridian would like to announce that our second quarter earnings results will be released before markets open WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2004. Following the release, there will be a conference call at 9:00 a.m. EST on WEDNESDAY, JULY 28, 2004." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Grange Gold Corporation Acquires Interest - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Western Warrior Resources Inc. Eppler Lake Exploration Results - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Employees From Stillwater Mine and Metal Recovery Facilities Ratify Union Contract - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Golden Eagle Announces Bank Loan Extension - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Argentex Reports Gold-Silver Discovery at Pinguino - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Fresh Research Highlights Gold Miners' Dilemma - "MORE than 60% of recent production at Harmony Gold, SA's largest gold producer, came from loss-making mines, says new research from Merrill Lynch. The research shows several South African mines are operating at a loss, mainly due to the strong rand." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Strike threat wanes at Angloplat - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Archipelago Resources sees 1st production at Indonesia gold mine Nov 2005 - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


DRD may cut jobs - "Durban Roodepoort Deep, the world’s ninth largest gold producer, may cut jobs at its 6,100 employee, Blyvooruitzicht gold mine in Carltonville in South Africa, after the strong rand had made it unprofitable, reports Bloomberg." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Reports Second-Quarter and Six-Month 2004 Results - "Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. reported a second-quarter 2004 net loss applicable to common stock of $53.3 million, $0.30 per share, compared with second-quarter 2003 net income of $57.4 million, $0.37 per share." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Little Squaw Gold Mining Company Announces Independent Director Appointed - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Clifton Mining Company - New Discoveries/Potential for Stacked Gold - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Centurion Gold Holdings Agrees to Acquire Mine Waste Solutions - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Juina Mining Corporation Receives Its First Processed Gold from Yellow River Gold Mine - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Methane Blast Kills 31 at Ukrainian Mine - "Rescuers battled a raging fire and deadly gases deep in an eastern Ukrainian coal mine Tuesday looking for survivors from a methane gas explosion that killed at least 31 miners." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


CMKM Diamonds, Inc., to invest in Casavant International Mining, Inc. Declares Dividend For Shareholders - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Miner in Guinea Digs Up 182-Carat Diamond - "There's lucky: Finding a diamond when you're a young miner sweating it out in the west African forests of Guinea. And there's too lucky: finding a 182-carat stone, that everyone - starting with the government of Guinea - wants a piece of." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Market skids as rand hammers gold mining stocks - "The stock market skidded yesterday as the raging rand muscled its way to a five-and-a-half-year high against the dollar, hammering gold mining stocks nearly 8 percent lower." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Endeavour Flow Through (2004) Limited Partnership - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


U.S. Canadian Minerals Purchases Additional Interests In Saskatchewan - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Glamis Gold Ltd. Releases August 3rd - "Glamis Gold Ltd. will release its second quarter 2004 results before markets open on August 3, 2004." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Coeur "puzzled" by Silver Wheaton, has no interest - "From Coeur's perspective, based on the limited information available, the transaction is not one that Coeur would undertake or approve," the Idaho-based silver producer said in a letter to Wheaton's directors, five days after the Vancouver-based firm said it planned to create a company called Silver Wheaton. More
- 07/20/04 | Item


New Sleeper Gold Corporation Announces its Results for the Year Ended March 31, 2004 - More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Iamgold targets unwanted suitor's latest terms - "Golden Star Resources Corp.'s recent attempts to grease the wheels of its hostile bid for Canadian gold miner Iamgold Corp. could ultimately end up hindering a smooth union, Iamgold said on Monday, firing another salvo at its unwanted suitor." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Coeur Sends Letter to Wheaton River Board and Special Committee - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation today sent the following letter to the Board of Directors and Special Committee of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd..." More
- 07/20/04 | Item


Patricia Mining Corp. Announces New High Grade Intersections on the Island Gold Underground Exploration Project, Ontario - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Stillwater Workers Turn Out for Vote - "Hundreds of workers from Stillwater Mining Co., the only U.S. producer of palladium and platinum, turned out to vote on a tentative new labor contract Monday, one week after going on strike over a rejected deal. The local union president expressed optimism that members would approve the latest proposal." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Peru's Aruntani mine to start new gold deposit - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Running Fox "Goes Where The Gold Is" and Stakes More Territory on the Brett Gold Project - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Cantex Reports Anomalous Gold Values from its Nevada Properties - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


IAMGOLD Special Committee continues to pursue alternatives to maximize shareholder value - "IAMGOLD Corporation announced today that its Special Committee of independent directors and the Committee's financial adviser, RBC Capital Markets ("RBC"), are continuing the process of pursuing alternatives to maximize value for IAMGOLD's shareholders." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Pacific Gold Corp. Completes Set-up of the Defiance Mine Production Plant - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Alamos Gold Announces Bank Financing Agreement - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


High River Gold Releases Six-Month Production Results - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Anglo mulls new BEE model - "The South African arm of global natural resources group Anglo American has completed a broad-ranging review of its black economic empowerment (BEE) interventions to date, and is in the process of finalising a new strategic approach towards future empowerment transactions." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Normabec Options an Advanced Gold Project in the Abitibi Mining Camp: 15,000 Meters of Diamond Drilling Planned - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


DRD announces 60-day review - "Gold miner Durban Roodepoort Deep (DRD) has given statutory notice of 60-day review to trade unions at its Blyvooruitzicht gold mine, National Union of Mineworkers general secretary Gwede Mantashe told reporters on Sunday." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Reduced gold production at Oxiana - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Ormonde Mining says test results from Spanish gold project 'excellent' - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Klondike Star Announces Start of Exploration Program - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Compania de Minas Buenaventura Second Quarter 2004 Conference Call - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Golden Star Confirms Expiry Date of July 24, 2004 Common Share Purchase Warrants - "Golden Star Resources Ltd. confirmed today that its traded common share purchase warrants will expire at 4:30 p.m. (Toronto Time) on Saturday, July 24, 2004 and will be delisted following the close of trading on Friday, July 23, 2004." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Stillwater in tentative pact with striking workers - "Stillwater Mining Co. said it reached tentative agreement on a new contract with striking employees at its Stillwater mine in Montana. The strike by about 900 workers began last week and shut down nearly three-quarter of U.S. production of palladium and platinum." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Holmer Gold Mines Limited: New Zone Discovered at Timmins Gold Project; First Phase Resource Expansion Drilling Completed - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Mundoro Reports Further Positive Drill Results From Maoling Gold Project, China - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Pan American Silver to Host Second Quarter Conference Call - "Pan American Silver will then host a conference call to discuss the results at 11:00 a.m. Pacific time (2:00 p.m. Eastern time) on the same day. North American participants please call toll-free 1-877-825-5811." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Lake Shore Gold Corp.: First Phase Resource Expansion Drilling Completed New Zone Discovered Timmins Gold Project, Ontario - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Asia Gold Receives TSX-V Approval to Extend Warrants - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Norsk Hydro Q2 pre-tax jumps - "Norway's Norsk Hydro reported on Monday a slightly smaller-than-forecast jump in second-quarter earnings lifted by high oil and gas prices and output and stuck to its key petroleum production targets." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Bullion River Gold Corp.: Wenban Spring and Washington Niagara Interview - More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Gold-miners conclude merger - "Gold-miner NovaGold Resources and SpectrumGold last week said they have completed the business combination of the two companies by way of plan of arrangement, and SpectrumGold has been amalgamated with NovaGold's wholly-owned subsidiary NovaGold Canada." More
- 07/19/04 | Item


Striking Montana Miners to Vote on Deal - "Union employees at Stillwater Mining Co. leaders are voting Monday on a tentative labor agreement that could end a near weeklong strike. No details of the new agreement were included in a joint statement released Saturday by mine officials and representatives of the Paper, Allied Industrial, Chemical and Energy Workers International union local 8-0001." More
- 07/18/04 | Item


Harmony, union sign truce - "Harmony Gold, the largest miner of South African gold, this weekend settled a bubbling dispute with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), after the two reached an agreement which the NUM said could save as many as 9,000 jobs." More
- 07/18/04 | Item


Freegold Ventures Expands Its Portfolio Of Advanced Exploration Projects Out Of Alaska And Into Canada. - More
- 07/18/04 | Item


Silver craftsmanship has a long tradition in Cambodia - "Silver from Cambodia is said to be among the most beautiful and sought after art objects in South East Asia. There is a long tradition of silver craftsmanship in the country, which reached its height in the 11th century, when the crafted objects were used mainly by royalty. Today, much of the silverware is exported and schools have even sprouted up to teach students the finer art of crafting." More
- 07/18/04 | Item


CMKM Diamonds, Inc. Announces Dividend to Shareholders of Record Date and Option Agreement - More
- 07/18/04 | Item


Platinum Union to vote Monday on ending Stillwater strike - More
- 07/18/04 | Item


Stillwater in tentative labor accord with miners - More
- 07/17/04 | Item


Manufacturing Reprieve for Mining Groups - "SOUTH African mining companies will not, as had been feared, be forced to facilitate the adding of value to metals and minerals before they are shipped offshore, government said yesterday." More
- 07/17/04 | Item


U.S. Canadian Minerals Sets Meeting with Other Saskatchewan Mining Claim Owners in Nevada - "U.S. Canadian Minerals, Inc. announced today that the Company has received word that the preliminary results from the Goldak Airborne Magnetic Survey of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, has been completed. The survey was conducted during April, May and June 2004 using Goldak's Navaho aircraft equipped with a trimaxial magnetic gradiometer." More
- 07/17/04 | Item


Brazil's CVRD would not compete for Noranda-source - More
- 07/17/04 | Item


Vencan Gold Corporation: News Release - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Resources giant to spend $4bn this year - "Capital spending by the world's largest diversified miner, BHP Billiton, would approach $4-billion in 2004/5, the company's chief executive said yesterday." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Inmet Mining Announces July 26 - "Inmet Mining Corporation will be releasing its second quarter results on Monday July 26, 2004 and then will conduct a live audio webcast discussing those results Tuesday July 27, 2004 at 2:30 p.m. ET." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Profits dwindle gold producer - "Gold and tantalum producer Sons of Gwalia Ltd shares slumped in morning trade, collapsing more than 22 per cent after the company warned about lower profits and production." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Bema Gold Corporation Announces August 12 - "Clive Johnson, President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of Bema will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the second quarter results on Thursday, August 12, 2004 at 2:00pm PDT / 5:00 EDT." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Stillwater Mining Company Announces August 4 - "Stillwater Mining Company will report its second quarter results on Wednesday, August 4, 2004 at 12:00 p.m." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Queenstake Reports Improved Production in Second Quarter - "Queenstake Resources Ltd. reports that second quarter production at its wholly owned Jerritt Canyon Mine in Nevada was 61,247 ounces of gold, an increase of 26% over the first quarter." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Coeur Presents Mineral Reserves and Mineral Resources for Canadian Investors in Standard Canadian Form: US SEC Disclosure Not Affected - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation today announced that in conjunction with its previously announced tender offer for Wheaton River Minerals, a Canadian company, Coeur is presenting its publicly disclosed reserve and resource data in the standard form used in Canada under Canadian National Instrument 43-101 (NI 43-101) at the request of the British Columbia Securities Commission." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Corporate Credit Rating Raised to 'B '; Outlook Positive - "At the same time, Standard & Poor's raised its senior unsecured rating to 'B' from 'B-' and its preferred stock rating to 'CCC+' from 'CCC'. The outlook is positive." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Gateway Gold Corp.: Grant Of Incentive Stock Options - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Grupo Mexico says workers threaten strike at Cananea - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Grandview Gold Inc. News Release - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Bigger bid speculation fires up Noranda stock - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


African Gold Group, Inc.: Mankranho Project Update - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Eldorado Gold "buy," target price raised - "Analysts at Canaccord Capital maintain their "buy" rating on Eldorado Gold Corporation (EGO.ASE). The 12-month target price has been raised from $3.00 to $3.50." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Dasher Enters Into Option Agreement for La Juliana Gold Property, Sonora State, Mexico - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Stealth Minerals Announces the Discovery of New Toodoggone Copper-Gold Porphyry Prospect the Sophia - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Linux Gold Corp. Announces Drilling Program Approved to Evaluate Several Gold Targets, Fairbanks, Alaska - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Northwestern Mineral Ventures Announces Agreement To Acquire Promising Silver-Gold Properties In Mexico - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Knight Resources Ltd.: Drilling Commences at West Raglan - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Golden Star extends Iamgold offer deadline - "Denver-based Golden Star said the offer would now expire on July 30 to give the Ontario Securities Commission time to consider its challenge to an Iamgold poison pill. It also cut its minimum tender to the offer to 50.1 percent from two-thirds of Iamgold's outstanding common shares." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Golden Star Files Amended Offer For IAMGold - "Although IAMGold imposed its poison pill before most shares would be tendered, we are confident that the existing offer would have eventually been successful. Were it not for the blocking mechanism of IAMGold's poison pill and our being denied access to carry out due diligence, our bid would now be effectively unconditional," said Peter Bradford Golden Star's President and CEO. More
- 07/16/04 | Item


The Australian: Global gold rush hints at price lift - "FOREIGN money is flooding into Australian gold stocks that are considered underpriced, generating speculation that some global players could be positioning themselves for another rally in the metal's price." More
- 07/16/04 | Item


RNC Gold Inc.-Agreement on its Mexican Property - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Siberia boosts gold resources - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


AGDM Moves to New Name and Image for the Company - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Pure Gold Minerals Inc.: Update Of Operations-North James River Property, High Lake, Nunavut - More
- 07/16/04 | Item


Acquisition of Defiance Mining Makes Rio Narcea A Tempting Takeover Target For An Ambitious Gold Or Nickel Producer. - "The initial reaction to the announcement that Rio Narcea Gold Mines was going to acquire Defiance Mining was “well done Defiance”. The offer valued the company at a hefty premium to its existing share price and relieved it of the need to undergo a dilutive fund raising to develop its Tasiast gold mine in Mauritania." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Siberia posts upgraded resource estimate - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


First Quantum Minerals buys into Mauritania copper-gold prospect - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Golden Star Asks Ontario Securities Commission to Set Aside IAMGold's Poison Pill - "Golden Star Resources Ltd. announced today that it has asked the Ontario Securities Commission to set aside the shareholder rights plan, or poison pill, recently adopted by the board of directors of IAMGold Corporation as an improper defensive response to Golden Star's offer to acquire all the common shares of IAMGold so that IAMGold's shareholders will be in a position to decide whether to accept its offer." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold "neutral weight," Target Price Raised (Prudential Financial) - "The target price has been raised from $32 to $34." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Joint News Release: NovaGold Completes Acquisition of SpectrumGold - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Redcorp Ventures Ltd.: Tulsequah Drilling Continues to Deliver Impressive Results - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Aurizon Mines Ltd.: Casa Berardi Project Progress Report and Appointment - "Aurizon is pleased to announce that Mr. Gilles Brousseau has been appointed Mine Manager at Casa Berardi. Mr. Brousseau has over 41 years of mining industry experience, including former positions as Assistant Manager at the Bousquet Mine, Quebec and Mine Manager at El Indio, both for Barrick Gold Corporation. Recently, he was involved with Hecla Mining Company as Mine Manager of La Camorra in Venezuela." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Calais Resources Hires CBRE International Mining and Metals Group as Exclusive Consultants - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Inmet Releases July 26 - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti's Aurum Health Receives Gates Foundation Grant - "The grant, to be supplemented by approximately $440,000.00 from the local Safety In Mines Research Advisory Council, will fund a ground breaking new TB research study in the South African gold mining industry." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Wheaton Denies Silver Spin-Off a Takeover Defense - "Wheaton River Minerals denied on Thursday that its plan to spin off its silver output into a separate company is a new defense against an unwanted takeover bid from the world's biggest primary silver producer." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Turkey Mine Tax Exemption Cuts Eldorado Costs - "A tax exemption for Turkey's gold mining industry has cut 15 percent off Eldorado Gold Corp.'s initial capital outlay for building a mine in the European country, the small Canadian miner said on Thursday." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Royal Gold's Shelf Registration Statements Declared Effective by U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - "Royal Gold today announced that its universal shelf registration statement on Form S-3 and its acquisition shelf registration statement on Form S-4 that were filed on December 23, 2003, with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") were declared effective as of July 6, 2004." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Jinshan Goldmines Acquires Option on New Gold and Copper-Gold Project in Yunnan Province, China - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Boulder Mining Corporation: Gold Discovery at Indian River Expanded and Drilling Underway - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


X-Cal Resources Ltd.: Mill Creek Geophysics - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Wheaton River Sells Silver Holdings for Over $262M to Chap Mercantile - "Vancouver-based Wheaton says Chap Mercantile Inc. has agreed to buy all silver produced by Wheaton's Luismin mine in Mexico for an upfront payment of $262 million in cash and Chap common shares plus $3.90 US and ounce. "In connection with the silver transaction, Chap will change its name to Silver Wheaton Corp.," Wheaton River (TSX:WRM) said in a release." More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Avalon Gold's LAK Ranch Oil Project - Phase I Completed - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


GaoFeng Gold Corp Acquires Established Gold Mine In China - More
- 07/15/04 | Item


Profits dwindle gold producer Sons of Gwalia Ltd - More
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Mega Bank Merger Won't Impact Japan's Gold Buying - "Gold's safe-haven appeal may become a little tarnished among Japanese investors if a proposed merger between two banking giants brings about some needed stability to the nation's financial sector." More
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Wheaton to Create New Pure Silver Play - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. and Chap Mercantile Inc. are pleased to announce that Chap has agreed to purchase 100% of the silver produced by Wheaton's Luismin mining operations in Mexico for an upfront payment of Cdn$262 million payable in cash." More
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Coeur d'Alene to offer Canadians on Wheaton soon - "Silver producer Coeur d'Alene Mines Corp. on Wednesday said it will soon make a takeover offer to Canadian shareholders of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd." More
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Bema Gold Corporation Announces August 12 - More
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Strike halts Grupo Mexico unit's copper deliveries - More
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Stillwater Mining Company will report its second quarter results on Wednesday, August 4 - More
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Queenstake Reports Improved Production in Second Quarter - More
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Kinross Increases Position in Anatolia - "Kinross Gold Corporation announced that it has acquired 1,195,900 common shares of Anatolia Minerals Development Ltd. through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange." More
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Wheaton says Coeur made offer only to US investors -
"Coeur continues to confuse the market with its offer and misleading statements," said Ian Telfer, chairman and chief executive of Wheaton, which is being stalked by Coeur but does not want to be taken over by the U.S. company. More
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Cambior Announces July 21 - "Cambior will host a conference call on Wednesday, July 21, 2004 at 4:00 p.m., local time, to discuss its second quarter 2004 results." More
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Coeur Makes Formal Offer for Wheaton Shares Held by U.S. Resident Only - "Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. today announced that Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation has not yet made a formal offer to Canadian shareholders of Wheaton. Although Coeur has filed a registration statement in the United States relating to an offer to US shareholders of Wheaton, Coeur has not filed a take-over bid circular with applicable Canadian securities regulatory authorities and so is not in a position to make a legal offer to Wheaton's Canadian shareholders." More
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Golden Patriot Hopes To Fast Track Production From The Ambaji Base Metals Project In India - "The bureaucratic system installed by the Brits in the days of the Raj still churns on in India, so anyone wanting to develop projects there has to learn patience. In February 2003 a company called Indian Minerals Corporation was formed in Queensland specifically to form a 90:10 joint venture with the Bharat Gold Mines Ltd United Officers and Employees Association..." More
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No talks scheduled in Stillwater Mining strike - More
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Golden Eagle Encouraged After Meetings in Bolivia; Progress Being Made on Several Fronts - More
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NORTHERN MINING: Construction Advances at Tulawaka Mine - More
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West Africa Gold Inc. Corporate Update - More
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DRD EXTENDS FINAL UNCONDITIONAL EMPEROR OFFER TO 30 JULY - "Durban Roodepoort Deep, Limited, today extended its offer to acquire all the shares in Emperor Mines Limited (Emperor). The offer now closes on 30 July 2004, unless extended." More
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De Beers settles price-fix charge - "The lucrative US diamond market has fully opened up to De Beers after the resolution of a price-fixing case. The company pleaded guilty on Tuesday to conspiring to fix industrial diamond prices in 1991 and 1992 and agreed to pay a $10m fine." More
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Boart Longyear invests in BEE drilling venture - "Global supplier of drilling services, products and systems to the natural resources, construction and quarrying industries Boart Longyear and Anglo American's business development and empowerment initiative, Anglo Zimele, have joined forces with empowerment partner Calulo Investments to form Calulo Drilling." More
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Mining event creates competition, teamwork - "Nearly 30 mine rescue teams from across the nation tested their skills at Tuesday’s 2004 National Metal and Nonmetal Rescue Contest at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center." More
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Gwalia won't meet forecast - "Gold and tantalum producer Sons of Gwalia Ltd said it expected to post a 2003/04 profit of $21-22 million, and warned that its 2004/05 earnings would not meet analysts' consensus forecasts." More
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Golden Spirit Minerals Announces Gold Found in Australian Properties - More
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Randgold Expansion - "The London and Nasdaq listed gold miner Randgold Resources will shortly start drill testing on a target within its recently granted Danfora permit in the Banfora greenstone belt in the southwest region of Burkina Faso." More
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Wallbridge Mining Company Limited - More
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Dioro joins the gold rush - More
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Tumi Resources Limited - Tumi Signs Right to Acquire 100% of the 108,444 Hectare Juanicipio Concession, Zacatecas Silver Belt, Mexico - More
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Cream Minerals, Sultan Minerals and Valgold Resources Expand their Manitoba Nickel Property - More
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AngloGold mum on Canadian takeover talk - "AngloGold, based in South Africa, as well as rival Gold Fields and London-listed Randgold Resources are seen by analysts as potential suitors of Iamgold." More
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New twists in bids for gold producers - "New twists were revealed in the takeover battles for Iamgold and Wheaton River Minerals after the collapse of the Canadian gold producers' planned merger last week. Iamgold adopted a "poison pill" strategy to delay a possible takeover by Golden Star Resources, while Coeur d'Alene Mines said it had launched a formal offer for Wheaton." More
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Pender International Inc. Announces Closing of Acquisition of 100% of IMM Investments Inc. - More
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Alcoa to cut output further at Quebec smelter - "Alcoa Inc., the world's largest aluminum producer, on Tuesday said it would curtail over the next three days the second of three potlines at its Becancour, Quebec, smelter, where union workers are on strike." More
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Iamgold Stalls Golden Star, Seeks White Knight - "Canadian gold miner Iamgold Corp. adopted a shareholders rights plan on Tuesday, giving it more time to look at alternatives to a hostile C$1.2 billion ($909 million) takeover bid by U.S. miner Golden Star Resources Ltd." More
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Noranda Announces July 20 - "The quarterly conference call will be held on July 21, 2004 at 8:30 a.m. EST" More
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De Beers pleads guilty in US court to price fixing - "De Beers pleaded guilty on Tuesday in federal court to a decade-old price-fixing charge, freeing the world's top diamond producer to compete directly in the U.S. luxury goods market." More
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Grupo Mexico says La Caridad mine strike illegal - More
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KODIAK UNCOVERS TWO GOLD ZONES ON KNUCKLETHUMB - More
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Gold Reserve Resource Increases to 11 Million Ounces - "Gold Reserve Inc. is pleased to announce an increase in the estimated Brisas measured and indicated gold resource to 10.97 million ounces, representing an increase of approximately one million ounces above the Company's last update in August 2003." More
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Amera Resources Corporation: Exploration Update - More
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Forbes.com: Why Placer Dome Investors Should Stay In - "Prudential Equity Group said investors shouldn't sell out of Canadian gold mining outfit Placer Dome after the company confirmed rumors that it found large gold deposits at its property in Cortez Hills, Nev." More
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Hecla Releases August 3 - "Hecla Mining Company, a precious metals company, is scheduled to release its second quarter 2004 financial results on August 3." More
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TXI Declares Quarterly Dividend - "The Board of Directors of Texas Industries, Inc. today declared a cash dividend of $.075 per common share payable August 27, 2004 to shareholders of record August 2, 2004." More
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Canyon Resources Announces Status of El Aguila Gold/Silver Project in Mexico - "Canyon Resources Corporation, a Colorado-based mining company, announced today the results of exploration drilling and preliminary engineering work by third-party experts on the El Aguila gold/silver project in the State of Oaxaca, Mexico." More
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Azimut and Kennecott Sign a Strategic Agreement - More
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Greystar Reports Large Increase In Gold Resources - More
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Ocean Resources Reaches Settlement With Ruby Mining - More
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Coeur Commences Mailing of Tender Offer to Acquire All Outstanding Shares of Wheaton River - "Under Coeur's offer, the terms of which are available in the S-4 Registration Statement, Wheaton River shareholders may elect to receive for each share of Wheaton River common stock tendered." More
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Anglo Platinum Announces - "Anglo American Platinum Corp Ltd said in a trading statement that it sees headline earnings for the half year to end June between 30-35 pct ahead of last year." More
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Stillwater Mine Workers Go on Strike - More
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Coeur Commences Mailing of Tender Offer to Acquire All Outstanding Shares of Wheaton River - "Under Coeur's offer, the terms of which are available in the S-4 Registration Statement, Wheaton River shareholders may elect to receive for each share of Wheaton River common stock tendered:" More
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Hawk Announces Second Quarter Guidance and Improved Outlook for 2004 - "Hawk Corporation expects to report record second quarter 2004 net sales from continuing operations of $63.4 million, a $3.1 million increase over the Company's previous record quarterly net sales set in the first quarter of 2004." More
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African Gold firms as Ghana drilling project starts - More
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Congo uranium mine collapses - "Part of a uranium mine has collapsed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, killing at least nine people." More
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Underground Development Work At Minera Andes San Jose Project Discovers High-Grade Gold And Silver - More
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Klondex Mines Ltd.: High-Grade Gold Intercept of 2.46 oz/ton Over 5 Feet - More
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Grupo Mexico La Caridad mine workers go on strike - More
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Pressure on gold producers continues - "Further closures and job losses are anticipated within the South African gold-mining industry, as miners will have to adjust to operating within an average gold price environment of some R80 000/kg." More
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Stillwater Mining faces strike as pact rejected - "Employees at Stillwater Mining Co. have rejected a tentative labor deal and threatened to strike later on Monday, a move that would imperil nearly three-quarters of production at the only U.S. miner of palladium and platinum."More
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Alamos Gold Completes Land Agreement on Mulatos Property - "Alamos Gold Inc. ("Alamos Gold") reports that a vote of the Mulatos Ejido held on July 8th, 2004, unanimously approved a new land agreement with Alamos Gold, allowing for the outright purchase of land collectively owned by the Ejido and until now under lease to Alamos Gold." More
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Jilbey Gold Exploration Ltd.: Driling Continues to Intersect High Grade Gold Values at the Bissa Property - "Jilbey Gold Exploration Ltd. ("Jilbey" or the "Corporation") is pleased to report additional high grade gold assay results from its drilling program on the Bissa Hill deposit located in Burkina Faso, West Africa." More
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Franc-Or Closes Cdn. $4.0 Million Private Placement with Newmont Mining Corporation and Pursues Russian Gold Properties - "The proceeds of the private placement will be used to fund Franc-Or's gold exploration and development initiatives in Russia as announced on May 19, 2004." More
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Linux Gold Corp. Announces Drilling Program - "Teryl Resources Corp. and Linux Gold Corp. are pleased to announce that the drilling permit has been approved by the State of Alaska exploration division, on the Fish Creek property." More
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SpectrumGold shareholders approve deal to be taken private by NovaGold - "Shareholders of SpectrumGold Inc. overwhelmingly approved a plan Thursday by parent NovaGold Resources Inc. to take SpectrumGold private." More
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AngloGold Ashanti Releases July 30 - "AngloGold Ashanti's second quarter earnings conference call will take place on Friday, July 30, at 10:00am EST." More
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Barrick Gold will not participate in Oyu Tolgoi project following review - "Barrick Gold Corp said that following a review, it will not be investing in Ivanhoe Mines Ltd's Oyu Tolgoi project in Mongolia. Barrick said that the review found that the relative percentage of gold in the deposit was not sufficient enough to justify a large capital investment." More
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Rand will dominate stock market thinking this week - "The robust rand would rule the stock market this week in the absence of major local corporate and economic news, with investors keen to see if it would strengthen through R6 to the dollar, traders said. If it does break through, heavyweight resource and rand hedge shares such as Anglo American and its platinum subsidiary, Anglo American Platinum, are likely to be among the big losers on concerns about their future earnings." More
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Gold mine hold-up in Brazil - "Heavily armed thieves masquerading as police officers took three employees of Perth-based gold miner Troy Resources NL hostage on Friday in a robbery at its Brazilian gold mine." More
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Anglo American and De Beers - "De Beers, the world's largest diamond producer, has agreed to plead guilty to criminal price fixing, the New York Times reported on Friday. The paper quoted a court official and a lawyer involved in the case in a move that will end a decade long-case and smooth the way for De Beers to return to U.S. markets after an absence of nearly half a century. De Beers is 45 percent owned by Anglo American" More
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Black Empowerment Fears Hamper Investment - "Unnecessary fears about government's Black Economic Empowerment policy was putting off international investors who could help grow the economy and create much-needed jobs, President Mbeki said yesterday." More
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Canadian gold mining deal loses sparkle after shareholder vote - "Executives of Canadian mining giant IAMGold were considering their company's future, after shareholders rejected a 2.3 billion dollar merger with another Canadian group Wheaton River Limited"
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Iamgold Rejects Latest Golden Star Offer, Hires RBC - "Iamgold Corp. rejected Golden Star Resources Ltd.'s latest attempt to buy the Toronto-based gold producer and has hired RBC Capital Markets to explore alternatives to the takeover."
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Wheaton River Rejects Coeur D'Alene Bid - "Precious metals mining company Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. again snubbed the unsolicited takeover bid by rival Coeur d'Alene Mines Corp., saying on Friday that it will not respond to the company unless a formal offer is made."
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Ivanhoe Mines says Barrick no longer interested in Mongolian project - "Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. said Friday that Barrick Gold Corp. has terminated discussions about a potential joint joint development of the Oyu Tolgoi project in Mongolia."
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SpectrumGold Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve NovaGold Offer - "SpectrumGold Inc. and NovaGold Resources Inc. are pleased to announce that the business combination of SpectrumGold and NovaGold by way of plan of arrangement was approved by the shareholders of SpectrumGold at the SpectrumGold Special General Meeting held Thursday." More
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Pan American Silver Sells Peruvian Properties to Barrick Gold for $3.65 million - "The package includes lands surplus to the needs of the Quiruvilca mine and does not effect the mine's operation. The proceeds from the sale will be applied over several years to the mine's costs for concurrent reclamation." More
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Vista Gold Corp. Announces Agreement With Pintail Environmental Solutions, LLC for Evaluation of Gold Recoverability at Hycroft Mine - "The study, to be funded solely by Pintail, is expected to last one year and to cost U.S. $500,000. If the study demonstrates that gold can be recovered for a total cost (capital plus operating costs) per recovered gold ounce of less than one half the then prevailing gold price, Pintail will earn a 50% interest in a joint venture to develop a commercial gold operation to produce gold from the heap leach piles." More
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Goldcorp Releases July 21 - "Rob McEwen, Chairman and CEO of Goldcorp Inc. is pleased to announce that Goldcorp will be releasing its Second Quarter results during the evening of Wednesday, July 21, 2004." More
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Newmont Releases July 28 - "Newmont Mining Corporation announced that it will report second quarter earnings on Wednesday, July 28, 2004 before the New York Stock Exchange opens for trading." More
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