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Mineweb Top Stories: Eldorado fumbles Andean Resources play as Goldcorp snatches the prize. Sep. 3rd., 2010

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                                            Top Stories Eldorado fumbles Andean Resources play as Goldcorp snatches the prize Eldorado Gold was prepping for a conference call today to explain its "friendly" $3.2 billion bid for junior Andean Resources when Goldcorp intercepted the pass and apparently scored its goal.    Friday , 03 Sep 2010 Goldcorp favored among senior gold stocks dented by ETFs - GMP GMP Securities predicts senior producer Goldcorp will surprise investors in the next four years with its substantial production growth in gold and other metals.    Friday , 03 Sep 2010 Will South Africa's unions kill its mines? Increasingly aggressive stances by unions are creating havoc in South Africa. At Northam Platinum, the union's "demand" of 15%, is in reality a ferocious 27%.    Thursday , 02 Sep 2010 Rio Tinto to grow Indian diamond presence In a major boost to gold and diamond mining in India, mining giant Rio

Mineweb top stories : Oyu Tolgoi's bells and whistles. July 13th., 2010

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TOP STORIES | Tuesday , 13 Jul 2010                                                      Oyu Tolgoi's bells and whistles Rio Tinto vs. Ivanhoe: A strange spat over Mongolia's Oyu Tolgoi spills into the open.    Tuesday , 13 Jul 2010 Profile: Mexico's secretive copper billionaire Thought to be Mexico's second richest man, German Larrea's company, Grupo Mexico has had more than its fair share of bad publicity but he has so far managed to stay largely above it all.    Tuesday , 13 Jul 2010 Gold 'biscuits' selling like hotcakes in Mumbai With jewellers offering gold accumulation schemes Indian consumers are tuning into gold bars as an investment opportunity and prefer to take delivery of physical gold    Monday , 12 Jul 2010 Germany's Süd-Chemie will build lithium iron phosphate plant in Quebec An award-winning Mitsubishi electric car, which begins its trials this fall in Canada, could eventuall

Mineweb: Top Stories.- As June gold prices hit record, uranium stayed in cellar--Scotiabank. July 1rst., 2010

As June gold prices hit record, uranium stayed in cellar--Scotiabank Scotiabank economist Pat Mohr forecasts a climb in Western Canada's hard coking coal prices.    Thursday , 01 Jul 2010 Sumitomo buys Usiminas stake for $1.93bn The Brazilian steel maker is selling 30% of its mining unit to Sumitomo in a bid to raise cash to develop its fast-growing iron ore assets    Thursday , 01 Jul 2010  Massey coal processing plant damaged by fire Massey says the fire, the second one in less than a year at the facility, damaged the under-construction plant but that no injuries were reported    Thursday , 01 Jul 2010    Chalco says $2.5bn bauxite agreement in Australia terminated The agreement between the Queensland government and the Chinese firm was terminated due to adverse changes in the aluminium sector    Thursday , 01 Jul 2010 Medical associations call for ban on Canadian asbestos mining A group of medical associations has demanded that th

Mineweb: Top Stories.- A Who's Who of Mining fosters Goldcorp-Mala Noche silver/gold mine deal. June 3rd., 2010

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TOP STORIES A Who's Who of Mining fosters Goldcorp-Mala Noche silver/gold mine deal With the acquisition of the San Dimas mine, a small junior explorer with a high powered Board literally aspires to be the Primero Mining company of Mexican mining.    Thursday , 03 Jun 2010 China to restrict strategic REE mining to only a few state companies Having restricted rare earths exports, the Chinese Government may limit domestic REE mining to only a few chosen companies    Thursday , 03 Jun 2010 Fresnillo: trading at sky high multiples The world's No 1 primary silver miner's stock price has expanded more than nine fold since late in 2008.    Wednesday , 02 Jun 2010 David and Goliath to undertake deep copper quest in Queensland Breakaway Resources and BHP Billiton are to undertake a deep drilling programme on Breakaway's Altia zinc-lead-silver discovery in north west Queensland.    Wednesday , 02 Jun 2010 Gold could fall

Mineweb Top Stories: Silver Wheaton invests in Ventana Gold. May 18th, 2010

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TOP STORIES | Tuesday , 18 May 2010                                                      Silver Wheaton invests in Ventana Gold Silver Wheaton joins the ranks of über mining entrepreneurs Ross Beaty of Canada and Eike Batista of Brazil as major shareholders of the junior explorer Ventana Gold.    Tuesday , 18 May 2010 Gold looking good as the turmoil in global currencies continue Despite austerity plans from Spain and Portugal, there is still a lot of skepticism about the continued health of the Euro zone    Monday , 17 May 2010 Mining must view human rights record as competitive advantage A report on the human rights record of Goldcorp's Marlin Mine urges mining companies to consider competitive advantage and profitability go hand in hand with a strong internal human rights culture.    Tuesday , 18 May 2010 Barrick focused on internal growth - COO The gold miner also expects gold prices to stay lofty for the "forseeable future&q

Mineweb: Top Stories Monday, 19th 2010

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TOP STORIES | Monday , 19 Apr 2010                                                      Iron ore hottest sector, but gold and silver also still favored - Coxe Respected investment advisor, Don Coxe, advocates well-chosen commodity stocks with iron ore top of his list, then precious metals    Monday , 19 Apr 2010 World's hottest 100 resources stocks The best of 1,000 stocks for speculators, while pension funds sleep. Diamonds top the list while coal and platinum are not too far behind    Friday , 16 Apr 2010 Gold's upward momentum thwarted by Goldman Sachs news Continuing crisis in Greece and growing sovereign debt also play a role    Monday , 19 Apr 2010 Proposed EPA rule aims to reduce U.S. gold mine mercury emissions by 73% Although Nevada state mercury emission limits have been in effect for two years, the EPA says tougher mercury pollution requirements are needed at the nation's gold mines.    Monday , 19 Apr 2010 Harm