Volume 101 Number 33 Sept 28 - Oct 4, 2015

Mark Bristow (left), Randgold CEO, and Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan, Anglogold Ashanti CEO, at the press conference announcing the Obuasi deal in Ghana. Source: AngloGold Ashanti

Randgold, AngloGold to revive Obuasi

In what would become their third partnership in a decade, Randgold Resources (LSE: RRS; NASDAQ: GOLD) and AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) have signed an investment agreement to consider setting up a joint venture that would redevelop and operate…

US stock indexes fall, Sept. 14-18

The U.S. Federal Reserve’s decision to keep interest rates near zero heightened worries about how weak global economic growth would affect U.S. corporate earnings. Fed Chair Janet Yellen said the impact of the global economic slowdown on…

TSX moves up, Sept.14-18

Canada’s benchmark index gained ground during the week, adding 185.33 points, or 1.4%, to close at 13,646.80 points, as investors took in the U.S. Federal Reserve’s decision to keep interest rates near zero. 

Drillers at Agnico Eagle Mines' El Barqueo gold project in Mexico. Source: Agnico Eagle Mines

Agnico Eagle has 10 rigs turning at El Barqueo

Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM) says the El Barqueno gold project in Mexico could become a heap-leach operation similar to its La India gold mine and the stand-alone Creston Mascota pit, near its Pinos Altos gold mine. 

Editorial: Burkina Faso rattled by coup

For global gold miners, the emerging gold mining industry in Burkina Faso has been a wonderful success story of discovery and mine development in a land that until recently had little modern industry of any kind, or infrastructure. 

Ivanhoe sparks Laurentian-Limpopo partnership

Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN; US-OTC: IVPAF) has partnered with Laurentian University in Sudbury and Limpopo University in South Africa to develop Limpopo’s geology department into a “centre of excellence in geosciences.”

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