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Mwana Africa in option deal to sell Ghana stake

London-listed Mwana Africa plc, formerly African Gold plc, said on Wednesday it signed an option with

Africa

13 MAY 2009

Kinross profit slightly higher

Toronto's Kinross Gold Corp reported a 7.9% rise in March quarter net earnings as a larger increase in

Capital markets

08 MAY 2009

Vale revenue down, Gold Fields up

Cia Vale do Rio Doce (Vale), the world's largest iron-ore producer, and Gold Fields Ltd released March

Capital markets

08 MAY 2009

Kinross supports Fortress

Fortress Minerals Corp has closed a C$3.5 million (US$2.98 million) private placement of 14 million shares,

Europe/Middle East

08 MAY 2009

Perseus strengthens balance sheet for West African development

Perseus Mining Ltd has launched a A$75 million (US$56 million) equity raising programme, to fund further

Africa

08 MAY 2009

Tangled connections

Jim Mellon saw his wealth drop by £200 million (US$302 million) last year to about £700 million. This

Africa

08 MAY 2009

Kinross profit rises 7.9%

Kinross Gold said on Tuesday its first-quarter profit rose a less-than-expected 7.9%, as a sharp jump

North America

06 MAY 2009

Minerals gets new debt extension to June 30

OZ Minerals Ltd, set to sell most of its assets to Chinese state-owned Minmetals, said on Friday it has

Australia

01 MAY 2009

Satisfaction guaranteed: from exploration into production

John Sutcliffe is a geologist who was directly involved in discoveries that eventually became working

Africa

01 MAY 2009

Sumitomo buy

Sumitomo Metal Mining Co has agreed to buy a 40% stake in the Pogo gold mine from Teck Resources Ltd

North America

01 MAY 2009

Polymetal buys Mayskoye from Highland Gold

OAO Polymetal and four other Russian investors have purchased the large Mayskoye deposit from Highland

Europe/Middle East

01 MAY 2009

Uranium to fuel Namibia's growth

The ruling South West African People's Organisation (SWAPO) is likely to retain its two-thirds majority

Africa

01 MAY 2009

Hochschild Q1 output up 16%, seeks takeovers

Latin American gold and silver producer Hochschild Mining plc posted a 16% rise in first-quarter output

LIABILTY SORTED

Crew Gold Corp and Intex Resources ASA have entered into an agreement regarding settlement of all former

Capital markets

28 APR 2009

FUNDING SETBACK

After extending the deadline for its share purchase plan three times, junior resource play Silver Mines

Australia

28 APR 2009

Crosby drops unwelcome Medusa takeover

HONG Kong investment group Crosby Capital Ltd has abandoned its off-market takeover bid for Philippines

Asia

28 APR 2009