BISHKEK, Dec 6- Kyrgyzstan is suing Canada's Centerra Gold for 15 billion soms over what the government says is ecological damage, marking a new twist in a bitter row with the investor running the largest Kyrgyz gold mine.» Read More
DENVER, Sept 24- Barrick Gold Corp, the world's largest gold producer, is in talk on further asset sales, Chief Executive Jamie Sokalsky told Reuters on Tuesday.
*Hong Kong property rallies as Treasury yields slide post-FOMC decision. HONG KONG, Sept 19- Hong Kong shares jumped to their highest in more than seven months on Thursday, led by gold-related and interest-rate sensitive counters after the U.S.
LONDON, Sept 17- Gold edged higher on Tuesday as the dollar remained under pressure on prospects the Federal Reserve will announce a modest reduction in its bond-buying stimulus at its two-day meeting.
SINGAPORE, Sept 17- Gold hovered near a five-week low on Tuesday as traders waited for guidance on when the U.S. *Spot gold had risen 0.1 percent to $1,315.10 an ounce by 0015 GMT, after falling 1 percent in the previous session to a five-week low of $1,303.85.
*Comes after Anglo pledged to halve potential mine pipeline. LONDON/ TORONTO, Sept 16- Mining group Anglo American has pulled out of the Pebble copper-gold project in Alaska, less than two months after pledging to halve a $17 billion pipeline of potential mines and bring down the cost of keeping future options open.
LONDON, Sept 13- Gold fell to a five-week low on Friday, heading for its worst week in two months on prospects the United States would curb its stimulus soon and as fears of a U.S.-led military attack on Syria recede.
NEW YORK, Sept 12- U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday, on track to snap seven straight days of gains by the S&P 500 index, as a drop in precious metal prices dragged mining shares lower. The materials sector fell more than 1 percent, with gold miner Newmont Mining off 3.5 percent at $28.44.
**ENDEAVOUR SILVER CORP, $4.31, down 7 pct. **BARRICK GOLD CORP, $17.81, down 4.4 pct. **MCEWEN MINING, $2.41, down 8 pct.
**ENDEAVOUR SILVER CORP, $4.31, down 7 pct. **BARRICK GOLD CORP, $17.81, down 4.4 pct. *MCEWEN MINING, $2.41, down 8 pct.
LONDON, Sept 12- Gold fell to a four-week low on Thursday, on waning prospects of an imminent military strike against Syria and uncertainty over the time and pace at which the U.S.
BRASILIA, Sept 11- Brazilian prosecutors want to block the permit for a massive gold mine planned by Belo Sun Mining Corp on the Xingu River in the Amazon, arguing that the Canadian company has failed to study the impact on local Indian communities, the prosecutors' office said on Wednesday.
Glencore Xstrata promised investors on Tuesday it would slash costs, shelve risky projects and squeeze more benefits from its $46 billion takeover of mining group Xstrata, lifting its target to at least $2 billion of synergies by next year.
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 8- Workers in South Africa's motor and gold industries will return to work this week after the last of strikes that have crippled operations at some of the country's biggest producers were resolved on Sunday.
WESTONARIA, South Africa, Sept 4- A strike for higher pay hit production at most of South Africa's gold mines on Wednesday, but the main union behind the stoppage said it was willing to relax some of its demands. The stoppage called by the National Union of Mineworkers began at the evening shift on Tuesday, with many miners refusing to go underground.
After falling by almost 20 percent earlier this year, copper prices have rallied over the past two months, helped by an uptick in Chinese economic activity. However, analysts warn the rebound may be short-lived.
JOHANNESBURG, Sept 4- South Africa's main mining union has offered to compromise on some of its demands for higher pay after launching a strike that hit production at most of the country's gold mines on Wednesday.
LONDON, Sept 4- Gold eased on Wednesday, following the previous session's gains, as the dollar rose after strong U.S. data boosted prospects the Federal Reserve would trim its stimulus this month, but prices held above $1,400 on continued concerns around Syria.
LONDON, Sept 3- Safe-haven buying lifted the price of gold on Tuesday after an Israeli missile test ahead of a possible U.S. strike on Syria, while investors shrugged off strong U.S. economic data and awaited a non-farm report later in the week.
*Gold miners' strike set to start on Tuesday. *Labour unrest has helped send rand to four-year lows. PRETORIA, Sept 3- South African President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday appealed to unions and companies in the gold industry to avoid an imminent strike that could seriously damage Africa's largest economy, force mine closures and cost thousands of jobs.
*Anglo American CEO warns of "economic devastation". The National Union of Mineworkers, which represents about two-thirds of more than 120,000 unionised gold miners in Africa's biggest economy, is set to strike from Tuesday.