Gold Expected To Hold Above $1300

MINEX Forum | June 11, 2018
img0 Gold could extend gains above $1300 per ounce as global trade worries could resurface after the war of words between the US and its G7 allies. In recent weeks, trading partners of the US have criticised new tariffs on steel and aluminium imports imposed by the Trump administration. Gold remained in a tight spot as ...

Scientists develop technique to reduce cost, environmental impact of mining precious metal

MINEX Forum | June 11, 2018
img0 Researchers at the University of Notre Dame invented a new class of molecules whose shape and size enable them to capture and contain precious metal ions. In a study published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society, the scientists explain that the method they have developed converts gold-containing ore into chloroauric acid and extracts ...

Thousands protest against uranium mine in Spain

MINEX Forum | June 11, 2018
img0 Spanish media are reporting that between 3,000 and 5,000 people hailing from different cities in Spain, as well as from Portugal and France, rallied this weekend in Salamanca to express their rejection to a uranium mine being built in the Retortillo municipality. The Salamanca project is Berkeley Energia’s (ASX, LSE: BKY) flagship mine and is ...