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Mineweb Top Stories: Fortuna's San Jose silver-gold mine in Mexico achieves commercial production

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TOP STORIES | Friday , 02 Sep 2011                                                      Fortuna's San Jose silver-gold mine in Mexico achieves commercial production Fortuna Silver Mines says its newly commissioned San Jose silver-gold mine in Oaxaca, Mexico, is a "company changer."    Friday , 02 Sep 2011 New silver discovery an 'important event' for Juanicipio JV - MAG Silver According to the junior explorer the latest assay result from the project could be the start of new structure, now the question for MAG Silver and JV partner Fresnillo is, how big is it?    Friday , 02 Sep 2011 Govt.-led protest demands Peru's largest copper miner fund more services Fed up with what the public believes is mining-generated water pollution, 6,000 Peruvian protestors took to the streets, demanding Southern Copper Peru shoulder the cost of a wastewater treatment plant.    Friday , 02 Sep 2011 Tigray Resources roars in first d

Mineweb Top Stories :No true gold bears at the Denver Gold Forum. Sept. 21st., 2010

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TOP STORIES | Tuesday , 21 Sep 2010                                                      No true gold bears at the Denver Gold Forum A billing of a shootout between a gold bull and a gold bear at the DGG Gold Forum luncheon was far too civilised with perhaps more agreement between the two sides than disagreement.    Tuesday , 21 Sep 2010 BHP's Potash Corp bid expected to drag into 2011 BHP extended its offer to November 18th after the deal failed to win immediate support from Canada's competition authorities. Potash Corp said the deadline extension does nothing to change its position    Tuesday , 21 Sep 2010 SA's Royal Bafokeng seek billions for new platinum mine Royal Bafokeng Platinum, the result of many years of partnership between Royal Bafokeng Resources and Anglo Platinum has brought forward listing plans by as much as a year    Monday , 20 Sep 2010 Minera Andes resolves Hochschild Mining lawsuit As joint venture partners Minera

Mineweb : Top Stories,March 17th.02010

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TOP STORIES | Wednesday , 17 Mar 2010                                                      Papua Govt. seeks Grasberg mine royalties hike for Freeport Indonesia stake A Papua provincial government official says increasing Papua's percentage of Grasberg royalties would help finance the government proposed 9.36% stake in PT Freeport Indonesia without partnerships.    Wednesday , 17 Mar 2010 Another diamond digger survives 2009 Just 700 big sparklers from Lesotho's Letšeng accounted for 78% of Gem Diamond's USD 244m revenues in 2009.    Tuesday , 16 Mar 2010 Gold Global Hedge Book down to just 236 tonnes At just under five weeks' world mine production the global hedge book is far cry from its peak of 2,064 tonnes at its peak in 2000    Tuesday , 16 Mar 2010 Unions ask Norway's Govt. Pension Fund to drop Grupo Mexico holdings Fed-up Mexican mining unions are aiming to hit Grupo Mexico where it hurts the most, convincing institutional investor