Author: Jacob Ambrose Willson

Mining activity is set to recommence in Latin American mining hubs Mexico and Ecuador following a relaxation of extensive operational shutdown orders to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In Mexico, the government had previously ruled mining a non-essential business on March 31 and suspended activities until...

SolGold has reached a US$150 million net smelter return (NSR) agreement with Franco-Nevada for its Alpala copper-gold deposit, the main target in its Cascabel project in Ecuador. The deal will see Franco-Nevada - which offers natural resource companies upfront cash in exchange for future production –...