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Managing director at World Gold Council

World Gold Council announced the appointment of Jason Toussaint as managing director of Exchange Traded

Africa

09 APR 2009

Moto project funding

Moto Goldmines Ltd plans to raise up to C$57.5 million (US$46.4 million) through a bought-deal equity

Africa

09 APR 2009

Investor Day: Silver in the spotlight

It has been a difficult six months but Great Panther Resources has emerged from the downturn more cost-efficient

Teck signs Chile mine gold-royalty deal

Teck Cominco Ltd has agreed to sell an interest in gold production from the Andacollo copper mine in

No Severstal support for High River

High River, which operates mines in Russia and Burkina Faso, said in January it was trying to secure

Africa

03 APR 2009

Aricom agreement

Shareholders voted in favour of the offer at a court hearing and extraordinary general meeting held this

Europe/Middle East

03 APR 2009

Catalpa cash

The company completed a placement of more than 524 million shares at A$0.06 each with 51.05% shareholder

Australia

03 APR 2009

China tightens grasp on Australian mining assets

Competition and government regulators ruled on the purchase of stakes in Oz Minerals Ltd, Fortescue Metals

Asia

03 APR 2009

OZ Minerals has preferred bidder for Martabe

OZ Minerals Ltd has a preferred bidder for its partly developed Martabe gold and silver project in Indonesia,

Australia

02 APR 2009

Newmont ordered to sell shares in Indonesia unit

Foreign shareholders in an Indonesian unit of US gold miner Newmont Mining Corp must sell part of their

Asia

01 APR 2009

HudBay board resigns following proxy fight

HudBay announced this week that the board had resigned in light of preliminary proxy vote counts relating

North America

27 MAR 2009

Uranium explorers sign merger

Resources executive Tony Sage, currently chairman of Cape Lambert Iron Ore Ltd, has been appointed non-executive

Australia

20 MAR 2009

Burnstone development funds secured

The offering consisted of 100 million units, comprising one common share and half a share purchase warrant.

Africa

20 MAR 2009

IFC invests in Greystar's Colombian project

The IFC's investment will help fund the completion of the technical studies and the environmental and

Turkey – a star in the making

IN 2008, the Republic of Turkey celebrated its 85th anniversary. In under a century, Turkey has transformed

Asia

20 MAR 2009

Russia allows Prokhorov to own 75% of Polyus

Russia'santi-trust watchdog has given billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov permission toconsolidate a 75% stake

Europe/Middle East

13 MAR 2009