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Shahuindo mine, Peru

A gold mine located about 80 km from the city of Cajamarca, in Peru.
16th November 2012

Sinchao loses mineral resources at Peru copper-gold project

For Sinchao Metals Corp, the bad news is that its Peruvian copper/gold project, located 30 km from Newmont Mining’s giant Yanacocha mine, has been stripped of its mineral resources. The good news? The TSX-V-listed firm’s imminent merger with...
25th May 2012
Mine Profile

Yanacocha mine, Peru

An openpit mine situated in Peru.
10th February 2012

Peru's left scorns Humala for backing Newmont mine

Foes of the biggest mining investment in Peruvian history accused President Ollanta Humala on Thursday of abandoning his leftist roots to support Newmont's proposed $4.8-billion Conga gold mine. Harsh words from local leaders in the Andean region...
25th November 2011

South African mining groups doing well in South America

South America is a continent whose richness in natural resources became legendary through myths such as El Dorado or the Emerald Mountain. Neither of these ever existed, of course, but today the continent produces antimony, bauxite, coal, cobalt,...
6th November 2009
South America

South African mining groups doing well in South America

South America is a continent whose richness in natural resources became legendary through myths such as El Dorado or the Emerald Mountain.
6th November 2009
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Daily podcast – December 10, 2008 Audio Available

Tom Albanese In today's podcast: Rio Tinto announces plans to cut $10-billion in net debt; and Colombia's Auditor General Edgardo Maya recommendes that the government deny permission for what would be the country's biggest gold project.
10th December 2008

Gold Fields mulls South American growth prospects

Gold-miner Gold Fields hopes to produce one-million ounces a year of gold equivalent in South America within the next three to four years, or at least to be well on its way to that target. Its new Cerro Corona mine in Peru, scheduled to start...
13th July 2008

Company Announcement: ABB successfully commissions gearless mill drive system at Minera Yanacocha in Peru PDF Available

Attached please find a press release on: ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, announced today that it has successfully completed commissioning of a 16.5 MW gearless mill drive (GMD) system for a 32 feet SAG (semiautogenous) mill...
9th June 2008

Cerro Corona gold delayed for four months, Gold Fields CEO Cockerill announces

South African gold producer Gold Fields CEO Ian Cockerill insists that, despite a four-month delay in the implementation of its Cerro Corono project, in Peru, it is still a robust project.
23rd November 2007

Mining major not satiated by South Deep

Cash-flush South African gold mining major Gold Fields Limited (GFL) is still on the prowl for greenfield, brownfield and acquisition opportunties, in addition to its recent $1,525-billion ($1,2-billion of it in cash) pounce on the country�s...
3rd November 2006
Breaking News

Operations suspended at Peru gold-mine

Mining group Minera Yanacocha has begun to scale back mining operations at its mine north of the city of Cajamarca, Peru, it said this week.
17th September 2004
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