GEORGETOWN, Guyana— Officials in the South American country of Guyana say this year's gold production is expected to be lower than originally forecast. Miners Association spokesman Colin Sparman said Friday that hundreds of miners have abandoned the industry after suffering losses amid fluctuating prices. Gold is Guyana's main export.» Read More
*Gold fails to shake overnight losses of 1 pct. LONDON, Sept 9- Gold hovered near its lowest in three months on Tuesday as the dollar traded at a 14- month high following a Federal Reserve study that caused investors to reassess prospects for higher U.S. interest rates.
TORONTO, Sept 5- On one side, the founder of top miner Goldcorp Inc, his young apprentice, an aggressive securities lawyer, and a tiny company based in a Quebec mining town. Some of Canada's best-known mining executives are sparring over the early-stage but promising Odyssey gold discovery in Quebec, near Canadian Malartic, the country's biggest gold mine.
*Gold ticks up 0.3 percent on technical, physical buying. *Coming Up: European Central Bank meeting. SINGAPORE, Sept 4- Gold inched up on Thursday on technical and physical buying interest in Asia, but prices continued to hover near a 2-1/ 2 month low as brighter prospects for the U.S. economy and the dollar dimmed the metal's appeal.
SINGAPORE, Sept 4- Gold clung to small overnight gains on Thursday on some safe-haven bids due to the Ukraine crisis, but the metal continued to trade near 2-1/ 2 month lows as brighter prospects for the U.S. economy dimmed its appeal.
*NATO says more than 1,000 Russian troops in Ukraine. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Aug 28- Gold rose for a third consecutive session on Thursday as tensions in Ukraine increased and equity markets retreated, but analysts said the rebound could be short-lived due to strong U.S. economic growth data and the prospects of a U.S. interest rate hike.
*More than 1,000 Russian troops in Ukraine- NATO. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Aug 28- Gold rose for a third consecutive session on Thursday as tensions over Ukraine increased and equity markets retreated, but analysts said the rebound could be short-lived due to strong U.S. economic growth and prospects of a U.S. interest rate hike.
LONDON, Aug 28- Gold rose for a third straight session on Thursday due to a softer dollar and equity markets as tensions between Ukraine and Russia ratcheted up, but the metal's rebound could be short lived on prospects of a U.S. interest rate hike.
Jake Klein, Executive Chairman at Evolution Mining, discusses how the miner returned to profitability for the financial year despite difficult trading conditions and a slump in gold prices.
TORONTO/ VANCOUVER, Aug 26- Barrick Gold Corp is eliminating its entire corporate development team and more cuts are in the works as the world's top gold miner looks to trim costs, three sources familiar with the situation said on Tuesday.
TORONTO/ VANCOUVER, Aug 26- Barrick Gold Corp is eliminating its corporate development team and more cuts are in the works as the world's top gold miner looks to reduce costs, three sources familiar with the situation said on Tuesday.
Shares of mining giant BHP Billiton closed 4.9 percent lower in London on Tuesday after the group announced plans to spinoff businesses worth around $16 billion.
*Palladium hovers below 13- year high of $900 an ounce. Palladium steadied near a 13- year high of $900 an ounce hit in the previous session, supported by worries about supplies from top producer Russia and strong demand prospects.
Palladium steadied near a 13- year high of $900 an ounce hit in the previous session, supported by worries over supplies from top producer Russia and strong demand prospects.
Hedge fund Paulson & Co maintained its stake in the world's biggest gold-backed exchange-traded fund, SPDR Gold Trust, in the second quarter.
MOSCOW, Aug 14- Russia's gold producers' lobby has upgraded its 2014 output forecast to 275 tonnes after the industry boosted production by 26.6 percent in the first half of the year, the Gold Industrialists' Union said on Thursday.
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 14- South African bullion producer Harmony Gold said on Thursday it was looking for acquisition opportunities elsewhere in Africa and in Papua New Guinea, even as it scales back investment on existing projects.
Matthew McLennan, First Eagle head of global value, discusses opportunities in gold mining.
*Gold shares up 22%, heavily outperform basic gold price. LONDON, Aug 8- Gold mining shares are bouncing back from a disastrous 2013 and are expected to far outperform the price of the metal in coming months as company efficiency measures lure investors back to the sector.
Jake Klein, Executive Chairman, Evolution Mining, outlines how the miner coped with a 28 percent slump in gold prices last year. He also discusses the importance of cost-saving plans.
Ever wonder what Western Australia was like during the 1890s gold rush? CNBC's Matthew Taylor travels back in time to Kalgoorlie.