Cecilia Jamasmie, Mining.com

Eldorado asks Greece about $877m in compensation for permit delays

Vancouver-based miner's request for payment claims damages for out-of-pocket costs and loss of profits

De Beers officially the new owner of Peregrine Diamonds

Acquisition of Vancouver-based company extends mining giant's footprint in Canada's North

B.C.-based Orosur to shut Uruguay’s San Gregorio West gold mine

Closure comes after loss of $27.18 million in most recent financial year

First Majestic shares hammered after reporting $40 million loss

Shares in Vancouver’s First Majestic Silver  (TSX:FR) (NYSE:AG) dropped more than 10% in New York and Toronto August 13 after it posted a second-quarter loss of $40 million, compared with a profit in...

Wheaton Precious Metals closes streaming deal with South African gold miner Sibanye

Vancouver-based miner Wheaton Precious Metals (TSX:WPM) and South African metal miner Sibanye (JSE: SGL) (NYSE:SBGL) closed a deal July 24 which will see Weathon buying all gold production from the...

Lumina Gold, First Quantum ink deal to advance exploration in Ecuador

Canadian gold junior Lumina Gold (TSX-V:LUM) has inked a formal five-year earn-in deal with First Quantum Minerals (TSX:FM), which will see the copper miner contributing $1.5 million for moving...

China's CITIC buys stake in Ivanhoe Mine for $560 million

A Chinese state-owned conglomerate will become Vancouver's Ivanhoe Mines’ (TSX:IVN) biggest shareholder after billionaire Robert Friedland’s company agreed to sell a 20% stake for about $560 million...

B2Gold opens solar farm at Otjikoto mine in Namibia

Vancouver miner B2Gold (TSX:BTO) has officially opened a solar farm at its Otjikoto mine in Namibia, which the country’s ministry of mines and energy, Tom Alweendo, said it was a “significant...

Goldcorp to buy $3.7m stake in newly formed explorer

Vancouver’s GoldCorp (TSX:G)(NYSE:GG) is investing $3.7 million to acquire a 14% interest in a newly formed gold exploration company born April 26 from the merger of Matamec, Canada Strategic Metals...