Suriname Mining News and Commentary | MINING.com
Rosebel Goldmines (RGM) has achieved a record production in Brokopondo of nearly 400,000 troy ounces (12,440 kilos) of gold. RGM's parent company IamGold announces this in its annual report for 2010. Suriname provides nearly half of IamGold's total gold production out of seven mines in North and South America...Read More
Newmont begins production at its Suriname gold mine | MINING.com
Oct 4, 2016 ... Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM), the world's No.2 gold producer by output, has begun production at its newest mine, Merian, located in Suriname, South America, on time and almost 20% below budget. Newmont's initial projections estimated Merian to cost between $900 million and $1 billion, but the...Read More
Newmont Mining - South America - Merian - Suriname - Overview
Nov 17, 2014 ... The Merian gold mine is located approximately 60 km south of Moengo, Suriname. Newmont Suriname (previously known as Suriname Gold Company) is a fully-owned subsidiary of Newmont that is operated on behalf of Suriname Gold Project CV, a Suriname limited partnership. Construction of Merian...Read More
Rosebel Gold Mine, Suriname - IAMGOLD Corporation
Suriname is a former Dutch colony situated in northern South America bordering the Atlantic Ocean between French Guiana and Guyana. The Rosebel property lies approximately 85 kilometres south of the capital city of Paramaribo. The mining concession covers 170 square kilometres, with the Suriname River to the east,...Read More
Suriname Newmont gold mine opened, seen boosting struggling ...
Nov 17, 2016 ... Suriname President Desi Bouterse and Newmont Mining Corp Chief Executive Gary Goldberg inaugurated the open-pit Merian gold mine on Thursday, which is expected to give a boost to the small, economically struggling South American country.Read More
Suriname Gold Company, LLC
The Merian Project (the “Project”) is a gold deposit located approximately 66 kilometers (Km) south of the town of Moengo and 30 Km north of the Nassau Mountains in Suriname. Suriname Gold Company LLC (“Surgold”), which is owned by Newmont Mining Corporation (“Newmont”), owns and operates the Project. In July...Read More
Gold mining explodes in Suriname, puts forests and people at risk
Oct 30, 2015 ... Environmental science and conservation news. ... The mineral-rich Greenstone Belt region, where most of the gold mining in Suriname takes place, is primarily composed of the forested highlands of the Guiana Shield. Conservationists worry that deforestation caused by rapidly expanding gold mining...Read More
Digging into Suriname's Massive and Corrupt Gold Industry - VICE
Jan 12, 2016 ... VICE Netherlands went to Suriname to investigate corruption in the country's gold industry, look at the public health concerns caused by mining with mercury, and to meet a powerful ex-rebel leader turned gold bXinhai.Read More
Toronto-based IAMGOLD upbeat about Suriname gold mining ...
Oct 10, 2014 ... Toronto-based IAMGOLD Corporation is expanding its gold-mining operations in Suriname with a newly negotiated concession that increased the government's stake in its operations despite falling gold prices.Read More
Merian Gold Mine - Mining Technology
Suriname Gold Company (Surgold), a wholly owned subsidiary of Newmont Mining Corporation, developed the Merian gold mine approximately 66km south of Moengo and 30km north of the Nassau Mountains in Suriname. Suriname's Ministry of Natural Resources granted environmental approval for the gold project in...Read More
Why Newmont Mining Is Not A Buy - Newmont Mining Corporation ...
Dec 8, 2017 ... Newmont Mining also outperformed the broader gold mining sector, as measured by VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX), which gained 3.7% in the same period. ... That growth is driven in large part by the startup of two mines – Long Canyon in Nevada and Merian in Suriname, South America.Read More
7 Killed in Suriname Gold Mine Collapse - VOA News
Nov 21, 2010 ... Officials in Suriname say seven men, who were illegally digging for gold, have died in a landslide at a gold mine. Police in the former Dutch colony said two men were injured Saturday in the accident, while three men escaped the collapse. Authorities say the dead miners were mainly from the Maroon...Read More
Apr 29, 1997 ... Conflict between Maroon gold miners and the Surinamese government have lead the Forest Peoples Programme to issue a press release and the World ... from all these companies are available at their web sites and from Canada News Wire (search its database using company names of Suriname).Read More
7 Gold Miners Die in Suriname – Repeating Islands
Nov 23, 2010 ... Seven miners who were digging for gold in an unauthorized area around 95 miles southeast of Paramaribo, Suriname, were killed in a landslide on ... For original article, see http://af.reuters.com/article/metalsNews/idAFN2226493620101122 and http://www.caribbean360.com/index.php/news/50380.html?Read More
Fitch: Gold mine could be positive for Suriname's sovereign credit ...
Jun 14, 2017 ... Newmont Mining Corporation's development of the Merian gold mine could be positive for Suriname.Read More
News - Rosebel Gold Mines
On January 24, 2018, Steve Letwin, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of IAMGOLD, received the high presidential award of Grand Officer in the Honorary Order of the Yellow Star of Suriname. He received this honorary decoration from the Vice-President, Mr. Ashwin Adhin, on behalf of the President of Suriname,...Read More
Gold Mining Publications | WWF
Home » News » Publications » Gold Mining Publications · News · Publications · Gold Mining Publications · Marine Turtle Publications · Biodiversity Publications · WWF Guianas Highlights · EARTH HOUR 2015 · Workshop Land Use Planning March 17TH 2015 · Making a critical contribution · Guyana celebrates International...Read More
RTG MINING. RTG Mining, Inc. is focused on high grade, low operating cost gold projects. In line with the Company's objective to target assets with low technical and project risk, RTG is currently developing the high grade copper/gold/magnetite Mabilo Project as well as advancing exploration on the highly prospective...Read More
The fight against illegal gold mining in French Guiana - France 24
Aug 29, 2017 ... In French Guiana, illegal gold mining has been thriving for decades. Fuelled by clandestine workers from neighbouring Suriname and Brazil, this criminal enterprise has reached near-industrial proportions, destroying thousands of hectares of precious rainforest. But lately, the French armed forces have...Read More
IAMGOLD Drills 34.5 Metres of 4.50 g/t Gold at Saramacca Project in ...
16, 2017 /CNW/ - IAMGOLD Corporation ("IAMGOLD" or the "Company") today provided an update from its ongoing Phase II 2017 drilling program at the Saramacca project, located 25 kilometres southwest of its Rosebel Gold Mine ("RGM") in Suriname. Following the disclosure of an initial resource estimate (see news...Read More
Seven killed in Suriname gold mine collapse - News.com.au
Seven killed in Suriname gold mine collapse. SEVEN men were killed and two others seriously injured when the sand walls of a gold mine collapsed. From correspondents in Paramaribo, Suriname. AFPNovember 22, 20102:04pm. Workers help evacuate the bodies of unauthorized miners from a pit mine which collapsed...Read More
Nassau - Mining Atlas
Nassau is a Gold Project (Sipaliwini) in Suriname owned by Mariana Resources, Sumin Resources. ... Related News. Mariana Resources starts field work on new Ivory Coast concessions 2016-11-02. The AIM-listed junior acquired the acreage when it took an 80% stake in local explorer Awalé Resources last month.Read More
Foreigners now own disputed Suriname gold ... - Stabroek News
Mar 3, 2012 ... (de Ware Tijd) PARAMARIBO – Benzdorp Ontwikkelingsmaatschappij Suriname NV (BOMS), holder of a 139,000 hectare gold concession in the Lawa area has new owners. De Ware Tijd learns that by the end of 2011 more than three quarters of the shares were allegedly sold to Amarant Mining in Dubai.Read More
Suriname Gold Company, LLC (Surgold) - BNamericas
Suriname Gold Company, LLC (Surgold) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of US-based mining corporation Newmont Mining Corp which owns and operates the open-pit ... Award-winning and trusted the world over, Business News Americas is the only English and Spanish business intelligence resource for project , news...Read More
IAMGOLD Consolidating an Emerging New Gold District Anchored ...
Jan 24, 2018 ... 24, 2018 /CNW/ - IAMGOLD Corporation ("IAMGOLD" or the "Company") has signed an agreement with the Government of Suriname whereby it has been granted the exploration rights to the .... IAMGOLD (www.iamgold.com) is a mid-tier mining company with four operating gold mines on three continents.Read More
Suriname News - Top stories from Al Jazeera
Stay on top of Suriname's biggest stories by Al Jazeera.Read More
GOMIAM – Better gold mining
Nov 29, 2016 ... It sets criteria for responsible gold mining like more efficient production, zero release of toxics like mercury, and safe working practices. Local partners of ... In Suriname, about 75% of the miners are Brazilian. Small-scale .... From local cases to general themes, from recent news to short histories. Move your...Read More
Brazilian Small-Scale Gold Miners in Suriname - CiteSeerX
while entering Suriname and its gold mines is relatively easy, financial and conceptual barriers often prevent miners ... Brokopondo. Lake. Tosso Creek. Sara Creek. Ndyuka living & user area. Aluku living & user area. Small-scale gold mining area. River. Road. Suriname ...... When in 2007 the news came that the Suriname.Read More
New Suriname Gold Mine Opens Opportunities for Frontier Market ...
Sep 1, 2014 ... For investors keeping tabs on frontier markets, the development of the new Merian gold mine, by Newmont Mining Corporation in Suriname, may signal the start of yet another potential investment opportunity. Not only does the mine bode well for Suriname's economy in the medium-term (the $1 billion...Read More
Goldsource Mines: About Guyana
At 215,000 square kilometres (83,000 sq mi), Guyana is the third-smallest independent state on the mainland of South America after Uruguay and Suriname. Guyana contains one of the most prospective, yet under-explored, gold regions in the world. It has a long history of alluvial gold production, but only recently declared...Read More
Gold in Suriname - ICMJ's Prospecting and Mining Journal
Suriname is a former Dutch colony on the north coast of South America, with an area of 63,000 square miles and a population of 450,000. Indians inhabited the region when Spaniards first sailed the coast in 1499. The Dutch claimed the territory in 1825, and settled Paramaribo, the capital city, in 1640. The British then took...Read More
The Mineral Industry of Suriname in 2014 - USGS Mineral ...
involved in small-scale gold mining operations, primarily in the. Brokopondo, marowijne, and Sipaliwini Districts (Central Bank of Suriname, 2015a, p. 77–79; 2015c; iamGOLD Corp., 2015, p. 62; international monetary Fund, 2015). in 2014, the value of Suriname's exports decreased by 11% to approximately $2.15 billion...Read More
Small-scale gold mining and social conflict in the Amazon - NWO
Small-scale gold mining and social conflict in the Amazon: Comparing states, environments, local populations and miners in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Peru, and Suriname (GOMIAM)...Read More
Newmont to develop new Merian gold mine in Suriname ...
Jul 31, 2014 ... NYSE-listed Newmont Mining Corporation will invest in developing the Merian gold mine in Suriname with strong local support for the project and expected all-in sustaining costs of between $750 and $850 per ounce in the first five years. The new mine is expected to begin production in late 2016, pending...Read More
Improving Environmental Management in the Mining Sector of ...
To improve the management of artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Suriname (ASGM) and promote uptake of environmentally responsible mining technologies in order to reduce the negative effects on biodiversity, forests, water, and local communities, while also reducing greenhouse gas emissions.Read More
Suriname profile - Timeline - BBC News - BBC.com
2008 October - Following a dispute with the government over the development of a new bauxite mine in the west of the country, the mining giant BHP Billiton announces it is to cease operations in Suriname by 2010. 2009 December - Troops are called in to suppress anti-Brazilian and anti-Chinese riots in a gold-mining...Read More
Rosebel Gold Mine, Suriname - Mining Life
Mar 27, 2014 ... The Rosebel gold mine is located in the mineral rich Brokopondo district in north eastern Suriname, South America. Suriname is a former Dutch colony situated in northern South America bordering the Atlantic Ocean between French Guiana and Guyana.Read More
Reunion Gold Corporation: Gold | Quebec
Reunion Gold Corporation is a Canadian gold exploration and development company focused on advancing gold projects in the highly prospective and under-explored.Read More
We have full on-site armed security, security cameras, and the watchful eye of the customer ensures that the gold is handled in the right way. Exporting is ... CKC Machinehandel Surmac N.V. (Surmac) was established in 1957, mainly to provide the industry in Suriname with high-quality technical equipment. Surmac has...Read More
Mariana Resources Ltd exits Suriname gold project
Apr 12, 2016 ... Mariana Resources Ltd. (LON:MARL) - Mariana, which has recently enjoyed significant success in Turkey, said it had “higher priority” opportunities in its portfolio.Read More