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Ramelius riding high on galloping grade

RAMELIUS Resources has started mining “high grade” stope ore at Wattle Dam, on the WA goldfields takeover

Events Coverage

14 JAN 2010

Nyrstar makes $200M approach to CBH

Belgium-based Nyrstar NV has approached Australian zinc-lead-silver producer CBH Resources Ltd, regarding

Australia

12 JAN 2010

London Stockpile: Happy New Year for UK miners

The inevitable optimism that comes with the New Year must have been felt strongly in the UK, with investors

Europe/Middle East

08 JAN 2010

Goldcorp trumps Barrick's bid to buy El Morro

New Gold Inc has stifled Barrick Gold Corp's plans to acquire a 70% interest in El Morro copper-gold

Dioro urges restraint

Dioro Exploration NL has urged shareholders to take no action following a new A$115 million (US$105 million)

Australia

08 JAN 2010

Hong Kong's Taifeng backs Cairn Hill

IMX Resources Ltd said development of the Cairn Hill Phase 1 magnetite-copper-gold project in South Australia

Australia

08 JAN 2010

Bolivia: Boom or bust

Chanting “Evo! Evo!”� up at the balcony of the presidential palace in La Paz, thousands of supporters

Archipelago funding

Archipelago Resources plc has signed a US$60 million debt finance agreement for the Toka Tindung gold

Asia

08 JAN 2010

Revised offers for Canplats

Minera Penmont CV and Goldcorp Inc have submitted revised offers (of C$4.80/share) for Canplats Resources

Taking sight

Turning insight into foresight takes a particular skill, and can only be properly judged, of course,

Europe/Middle East

08 JAN 2010

IFC sells Sadiola stake

The International Finance Corp has sold its 6% stake in Societe d'Exploitation des Mines d'Or de Sadiola

Africa

08 JAN 2010

Kazakhmys financing secured

London-listed Kazakhmys plc has secured up to US$2.7 billion from Kazakh sovereign wealth fund, Samruk-Kazyna.

Europe/Middle East

08 JAN 2010

WGC appoints new chair

The World Gold Council (WGC) has appointed Ian Telfer as its new chairman. Mr Telfer is chairman of Goldcorp

Europe/Middle East

08 JAN 2010

Kazakhmys financing secured

London-listed Kazakhmys plc has secured up to US$2.7 billion from a Kazakh sovereign wealth fund, Samruk-Kazyna.

Base metals

31 DEC 2009

Tongling acquires Corriente Resources

China's second largest copper producer, Tongling Nonferrous Metals Group Holdings Co, has joined with

IFC sells Sadiola stake

The International Finance Corp has sold its 6% stake in Societe d'Exploitation des Mines d'Or de Sadiola

Africa

30 DEC 2009