U.S. Mining News

Barrick-Newmont merger could be as good as gold
MINING.com - 6 hours ago
The new gold giant would have a market value of $33 billion, operations on five continents, and a gold output of well over 12 million ounces a year.
Pilot Gold takes off as Nevada discovery delivers again
MINING.com - 6 hours ago
Vancouver junior is expanding summer drilling after step outs at recent Kinsley Mountain discovery returns 10.6 g/t over 30.0m, including 16.1 g/t over 16.5m.
Only US oil sands player's low cost extraction patent approved
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Calgary-based US Oil Sands Inc. targeting first oil from bitumen extraction using bio-solvent in Utah's Uinta basin next year.
Health Department declined to join national fracking study 2 days ago  - Politics on the Hudson
Why Barrick Gold (ABX) Stock Is Falling Today 2 days ago  - Shawn Ingram

World Mining News

Chile turning mines into tourist attractions
MINING.com - 10 hours ago
Chile's massive copper mines will soon be part of a "Mining Tourism Route," to kick off in 2015.
Can Rio Tinto PLC Rule The World? 14 hours ago  - The Motley Fool UK
Newcrest confirms new CEO 23 hours ago  - SBS
International Mining Myanmar Conference 23 hours ago  - International Mining

Gold News

CHART: So far so good on the 3-year gold, silver stocks rule
MINING.com - 1 hour ago
In three decades, the Philadelphia Gold & Silver Index has never declined four years in a row.
Roxgold's robust Burkina Faso feasibility rocks stock
MINING.com - 4 hours ago
Toronto junior is up 46% this year and feasibility for Yaramoko improves on what was already one of the lowest cost and highest grade projects anywhere in the world.
Barrick-Newmont merger could be as good as gold
MINING.com - 6 hours ago
The new gold giant would have a market value of $33 billion, operations on five continents, and a gold output of well over 12 million ounces a year.
Pilot Gold takes off as Nevada discovery delivers again
MINING.com - 6 hours ago
Vancouver junior is expanding summer drilling after step outs at recent Kinsley Mountain discovery returns 10.6 g/t over 30.0m, including 16.1 g/t over 16.5m.
About 40,000 illegal miners ignore Peru’s deadline to formalize status
MINING.com - 8 hours ago
Tension grows as the illicit miners keep evading government efforts to bring them into the formal economy.
Newcrest Mining cuts 208 jobs amid cost-cutting 11 hours ago  - MarketWatch
Gold, silver rise on seasonal demand, global cues 12 hours ago  - Times of India
Gold price steadies above 2-1/2 month lows 13 hours ago  - Mineweb
Nord Gold Q1 revenue down 7% year-on-year 16 hours ago  - Mineweb

Coal News

Teck to axe 600 jobs, postpones resuming Quintette coal mine
MINING.com - 1 day ago
Weak commodity prices hurt Teck's three core business units —coal, copper and zinc— but coal was particularly hard hit due to increased supply from Australia, the company said.
Nearly 700 BC coal miners being laid off 19 hours ago  - Business in Vancouver
21 dead after coal mine flooding 1 day ago  - Mining Australia
Ontario's last coal-fired generating station closes 2 days ago  - Canadian Mining Journal

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