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Gold Mineweb Top Stories: EPA directive forces closure of Gold Fields’ heap leach gold operation at Tarkwa

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$1,619.92 $27.77         TOP STORIES | Thursday , 26 Jul 2012                                                      EPA directive forces closure of Gold Fields’ heap leach gold operation at Tarkwa Ghana's Environmetal Protection Agency has required Gold Fields to temporarily shut down its heap leach section at the world class Tarkwa gold mine until discharges can be run through an additional water treatment plant.    Thursday , 26 Jul 2012 Gold edges above $1,600/oz as Euro, stocks soften Prices took a breather after posting their biggest one-day rise since late June the previous day, as a dip in the euro against the U.S. dollar and a weaker tone to stocks took the heat out of its rally.    Thursday , 26 Jul 2012 Hecla Mining plays spoiler in friendly Sprott-backed U.S. Silver/RX Gold & Silver deal With US$270 million cash on hand and Silver Valley operational synergies, Hecla M

Gold Mineweb Top Stories: India's Reserve bank looking to put idle household gold to better use

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$1,584.74 $27.51         TOP STORIES | Friday , 13 Jul 2012                                                      India's Reserve bank looking to put idle household gold to better use In a bid to temper imports of the yellow metal, the country is considering alternative financial routes to help bring out the gold currently sitting in Indian households.    Friday , 13 Jul 2012 Roxgold says 'opportunism; Lennox-King says 'stunning betrayal' Lennox-King says nearly half Roxgold shareholders support change, but Roxgold questions the basis for the numbers.    Friday , 13 Jul 2012 Fading QE talk keeps gold on track for weekly loss Prices rose on Friday in line with equities and other commodities but remained on track for a second week of losses as expectations for another round of QE faded.    Friday , 13 Jul 2012 Semafo's 30% investor dressing down - is it overki

Gold Mineweb Top Stories: Gold companies where management has 'skin in the game' outperform others - U.S. Global.

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$1,568.96 $26.88   TOP STORIES | Friday , 22 Jun 2012                                                      Gold companies where management has 'skin in the game' outperform others - U.S. Global New research by U.S. Global Investors shows that companies that have high levels of insider ownership have significantly outperformed their peers where this is not the case.    Friday , 22 Jun 2012 Silver coins hot up in India as gold sales weaken Many Indian investors are making a beeline for silver, and are refraining from buying gold due to its high price, though gold is expected to give a 20% return in 2012.    Friday , 22 Jun 2012 Gold recovers as sharp drop tempts back buyers Prices held firm in Europe on Friday as lower prices tempted some cautious buyers back to the market and crude oil recovered from 18-month lows.    Friday , 22 Jun 2012 Iamgold not 'bailing

Gold Mineweb Top stories: India's 3 trillion rupee gold loan market on self-regulation drive

$1,631.06 $28.86   TOP STORIES | Tuesday , 19 Jun 2012                                                      India's 3 trillion rupee gold loan market on self-regulation drive Mushrooming gold loan companies in India have opened up an avenue for households to unlock the value of their gold holdings as prices of the precious metal rise.    Tuesday , 19 Jun 2012 Gold extends gains ahead of U.S Fed policy meeting Prices rallied for their eighth consecutive session on Tuesday as investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy meeting for signs of more quantitative easing.    Tuesday , 19 Jun 2012 Yamana takeover not without 'mixed feelings' - Extorre co-chair While Extorre's management team belives the Yamana deal is the best one on the table, the shareprice has been hammered by a number of factors recently and has been much higher.    Tuesday , 19 Jun 2012 Agnico-Eagle's Finnish