Mining Weekly | North America http://www.miningweekly.com/page/north-america Mon, 24 Apr 2017 22:58:55 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Metanor gains Kirkland Lake as strategic investor as it closes $8.85m placement http://www.miningweekly.com/article/metanor-gains-kirkland-lake-as-strategic-investor-as-it-closes-885m-placement-2017-04-24 Mariaan Webb CAPITAL RAISING Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:45:00 +0200 450418 1493045202 1493045100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Jan Nelson heading up copper explorer http://www.miningweekly.com/article/jan-nelson-heading-up-copper-explorer-2017-04-24 Mariaan Webb MANAGEMENT CHANGES Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:27:00 +0200 450414 1493045019 1493044020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Gold and bullion miners tumble as French vote cuts haven demand http://www.miningweekly.com/article/gold-slides-with-french-tensions-as-macron-becomes-front-runner-2017-04-24 Bloomberg GOLD Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:13:00 +0200 450321 1493040352 1493039580 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644069_resized_goldbloomberg417.jpg 511 287 Anglo American achieves strong Q1 operational performance http://www.miningweekly.com/article/anglo-american-reports-strong-q1-operational-performance-2017-04-24 Megan van Wyngaardt DIVERSIFIED MINERS Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:36:00 +0200 450358 1493044000 1493026560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644207_resized_markcutifani02141022.jpg CEO Mark Cutifani 511 287 Japan steel industry head says concerned at Trump 'protectionism' http://www.miningweekly.com/article/japan-steel-industry-head-says-concerned-at-trump-protectionism-2017-04-24 Reuters STEEL Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:45:00 +0200 450328 1493038949 1493019900 1495576800 Reuters 0 0 Chevron’s A$340m tax bill appeal in Australia dismissed http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chevrons-a340m-tax-bill-appeal-in-australia-dismissed-2017-04-24 Esmarie Swanepoel AUSTRALIAN TAX Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:34:00 +0200 450325 1493037151 1493019240 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644092_resized_wheatstonechevron240420171022.jpg 511 287 Tongon permit review confirms opportunities to extend mine life http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tongon-permit-review-confirms-opportunities-to-extend-mine-life-2017-04-24 David Oliveira GOLD Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:24:00 +0200 450323 1493020905 1493018640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000644078_resized_markbristow10714duane1022.jpg Randgold Resources CEO Mark Bristow 511 287 Trump's infrastructure plan a boon for iron-ore, says Australia's Cormann http://www.miningweekly.com/article/trumps-infrastructure-plan-a-boon-for-iron-ore-says-australias-cormann-2017-04-23 Bloomberg IRON-ORE Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:20:00 +0200 450302 1492943163 1492942800 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643984_resized_ironorebloomberg0417.jpg 511 287 Freeport collects export permit after Pence visit http://www.miningweekly.com/article/freeport-collects-export-permit-after-pence-visit-2017-04-23 Reuters BASE METALS Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:12:00 +0200 450301 1492942815 1492942320 1495490400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643982_resized_usvpmikepenceandindonesianpresidentjokowidodoreuters0417.jpg US Vice President Mike Pence and Indonesian President Joko Widodo 511 287 Chamberlain chosen as LME chief with mandate to reform http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chamberlain-chosen-as-lme-chief-with-mandate-to-reform-2017-04-22 Reuters LME Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:59:00 +0200 450300 1492815751 1492815540 1495317600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Argentina mulls $500m safety plan for Barrick's Veladero mine http://www.miningweekly.com/article/argentina-mulls-500m-safety-plan-for-barricks-veladero-mine-2017-04-22 Reuters GOLD Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:57:00 +0200 450299 1492815546 1492815420 1495317600 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Conflict-free cobalt to remain industry question, opportunity as DRC dominates supply http://www.miningweekly.com/article/conflict-free-cobalt-to-remain-industry-question-mark-opportunity-as-drc-dominates-supply-2017-04-22 Henry Lazenby COBALT Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:53:00 +0200 450298 1493024421 1492815180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Strengthening fundamentals continue to bolster ‘new age’ metals outlook http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strengthening-fundamentals-continue-to-bolster-new-age-metals-outlook-2017-04-22 Henry Lazenby ENERGY METALS Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:09:00 +0200 450297 1493024062 1492812540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643979_resized_electricvehiclescharginglithiumreuters1022.jpg 511 287 Rockwell seeks move to TSX-V listing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rockwell-seeks-move-to-tsx-v-listing-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt DIAMONDS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:47:00 +0200 450295 1492786128 1492786020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 BMI expects gradual price recovery for industrial metals http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bmi-expects-gradual-price-recovery-for-industrial-metals-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt METALS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:44:00 +0200 450239 1492771783 1492767840 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Kal Tire buys Tyre Corporation’s South African operations http://www.miningweekly.com/article/kal-tire-buys-tyre-corporations-south-african-operations-2017-04-21 Megan van Wyngaardt MINING EQUIPMENT Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:10:00 +0200 450221 1492766228 1492762200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Tin industry to begin reporting on supply chain standards – ITRI http://www.miningweekly.com/article/tin-industry-to-begin-reporting-on-supply-chain-standards-itri-2017-04-21 Reuters TIN Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:29:00 +0200 450196 1492759175 1492756140 1495317600 Reuters 0 0 Strongbow’s South Crofty to revive age-old tin mining tradition in Cornwall http://www.miningweekly.com/article/strongbows-south-crofty-to-revive-age-old-tin-mining-tradition-in-cornwall-2017-04-21 Henry Lazenby TIN REDEVELOPMENT Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:13:00 +0200 450181 1492759490 1492747980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643760_resized_unknown.jpeg Strongbow president and CEO Richard Williams 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/68647_2017-04-21_strongbowexploration_-_lio-hd_web.mp417592087Strongbow president and CEO Richard Williams discusses the prospect of reviving a Bronze Age mining tradition in Cornwall. Video: Henry Lazenby; Editing: Lionel da Silva. Strongbow president and CEO Richard Williams discusses the prospect of reviving a Bronze Age mining tradition in Cornwall. Video: Henry Lazenby; Editing: Lionel da Silva. Pence discusses barriers to US companies with Indonesian President http://www.miningweekly.com/article/pence-discusses-barriers-to-us-companies-with-indonesian-president-2017-04-21 Reuters US-INDONESIA RELATIONS Fri, 21 Apr 2017 06:01:00 +0200 450180 1492755616 1492747260 1495317600 Reuters 0 0 Newmont reveals Ahafo underground mine, mill expansion plans to lift output 50% http://www.miningweekly.com/article/newmont-reveals-ahafo-underground-mine-mill-expansion-plans-lift-output-by-half-2017-04-21 Henry Lazenby GOLD EXPANSION Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:10:00 +0200 450179 1492756596 1492733400 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643711_resized_newmontminingahafomill1022april2017.jpg The Ahafo mill expansion, in Ghana, will increase mill capacity to nearly ten-million tonnes 511 287 BC’s mineral exploration and mining industry launch ‘Vote Mining’ campaign http://www.miningweekly.com/article/bcs-mineral-exploration-and-mining-industry-launch-vote-mining-campaign-2017-04-21 Creamer Media Reporter BC MINING Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:54:00 +0200 450178 1492745805 1492732440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 US weekly coal output rises http://www.miningweekly.com/article/us-coal-output-on-the-up-2017-04-21 Henry Lazenby COAL Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:46:00 +0200 450177 1492756287 1492731960 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Despite adverse weather, Vale reports Q1 iron-ore record http://www.miningweekly.com/article/despite-adverse-weather-vale-reports-q1-iron-ore-record-2017-04-21 Henry Lazenby IRON-ORE Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:35:00 +0200 450176 1492756136 1492731300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643708_resized_ironore1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 OceanaGold says El Salvador freezing its assets lacks legal basis http://www.miningweekly.com/article/oceanagold-says-el-salvador-freezing-its-assets-lacks-legal-basis-2017-04-21 Reuters INTERNATIONAL DISPUTE Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:54:00 +0200 450175 1492729012 1492728840 1495231200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ex-Arconic CEO targeted Elliott founder's alleged World Cup antics http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ex-arconic-ceo-targeted-elliott-founders-alleged-world-cup-antics-2017-04-21 Reuters PEOPLE Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:47:00 +0200 450174 1492728798 1492728420 1495231200 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Banro completes recapitalisation programme http://www.miningweekly.com/article/banro-completes-recapitalisation-programme-2017-04-20 Megan van Wyngaardt GOLD Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:45:00 +0200 450084 1492682260 1492681500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Alphamin appoints Swanepoel, Baloyi to board; starts mine boxcut construction http://www.miningweekly.com/article/alphamin-appoints-new-board-members-starts-mine-boxcut-construction-2017-04-20 Megan van Wyngaardt BOARD CHANGES Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:08:00 +0200 450072 1492680029 1492675680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rio Tinto iron-ore, coal production hit by heavy rains http://www.miningweekly.com/article/rio-tinto-iron-ore-coal-production-hit-by-heavy-rains-2017-04-20 Esmarie Swanepoel DIVERSIFIED MINER Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:53:00 +0200 450054 1492694196 1492671180 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643402_resized_riopilbara21022.jpg 511 287 Alcoa swaps New York for the city of steel as Harvey simplifies http://www.miningweekly.com/article/alcoa-swaps-new-york-for-the-city-of-steel-as-harvey-simplifies-2017-04-20 Bloomberg ALUMINIUM Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:19:00 +0200 450041 1492695829 1492665540 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Turquoise Hill output falls on lower grades http://www.miningweekly.com/article/turquoise-hill-output-falls-on-lower-grades-2017-04-20 Henry Lazenby COPPER Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:20:00 +0200 450038 1492670885 1492644000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Quebec govt approves Canadian Malartic openpit expansion http://www.miningweekly.com/article/quebec-govt-approves-canadian-malartic-openpit-expansion-2017-04-20 Henry Lazenby EXPANSION AUTHORISATION Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:05:00 +0200 450037 1492670701 1492643100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ascendant lifts El Mochito mill throughput 17% since Dec buy; sees output rise 41% by Q4 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ascendant-lifts-el-mochito-mill-throughput-17-since-dec-buy-sees-output-rise-41-by-q4-2017-04-19 Henry Lazenby BASE METALS Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:26:00 +0200 450036 1492715366 1492637160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643370_resized_ascendantresourceselmochitohondurasapril20171022.jpg Ascendant Resources is ramping up output at its flagship El Mochito mine, Honduras 511 287 China's Shandong Tyan says talks over on bid for Barrick's Kalgoorlie http://www.miningweekly.com/article/chinas-shandong-tyan-says-talks-over-on-bid-for-barricks-kalgoorlie-2017-04-19 Reuters GOLD M&A Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:37:00 +0200 450034 1492620382 1492619820 1495144800 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000643367_resized_goldpour2october20161022reuters.jpg 511 287 Centerra receives all required Kumtor permits for 2017 http://www.miningweekly.com/article/centerra-receives-all-required-kumtor-permits-for-2017-2017-04-19 Henry Lazenby GOLD Wed, 19 Apr 2017 18:03:00 +0200 450033 1492669778 1492617780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Application filed for winding-up of Eastern Platinum http://www.miningweekly.com/article/court-application-in-for-liquidation-of-insolvent-eastern-platinum-2017-04-19 Martin Creamer PLATINUM Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:05:00 +0200 450021 1492620527 1492610700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 El Salvador freezes OceanaGold bank accounts, assets over $8m payment http://www.miningweekly.com/article/el-salvador-freezes-oceanagold-bank-accounts-assets-over-8m-payment-2017-04-19 Reuters ARBITRATION Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:53:00 +0200 449934 1492592122 1492591980 1495144800 Reuters 0 0 Gold's top forecaster says prices may hit $1 350 by year-end http://www.miningweekly.com/article/golds-top-forecaster-says-prices-may-hit-1-350-by-year-end-2017-04-19 Bloomberg GOLD Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:53:00 +0200 449913 1492586004 1492584780 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 PTM secures $20m bought deal financing http://www.miningweekly.com/article/ptm-secures-20m-bought-deal-financing-2017-04-19 Henry Lazenby PLATINUM FINANCING Wed, 19 Apr 2017 02:05:00 +0200 449880 1492593584 1492560300 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0