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Newmont Corporation: $20 Million in Economic Support

The U.S. economy has been one of the victims of this crisis, making financial support from corporations more essential than ever. Many companies are showing up big, including Newmont Corporation, which has established a $20 million fund to help communities, governments and employees combat the COVID-19... Read More

Newmont Establishes $20 Million Community Support Fund

DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM, TSX: NGT) (Newmont or the Company) today announced the establishment of a US$20 million fund to help host communities, governments and employees combat the COVID-19 pandemic. The Newmont Global Community Support Fund (the Fund) builds upon other... Read More

Nevada Gold Mines Provides Covid-19 Support for Local Communities

ELKO, Nevada – Nevada Gold Mines (NGM) is working with the state of Nevada and its stakeholders to identify immediate needs and provide financial and logistical support to mitigate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on its local communities. Executive Managing Director Greg Walker said NGM, the largest... Read More

The American Mining Industry Responds to COVID-19 Health Crisis

The American mining industry is coming together to aid communities and help fight COVID-19. National Mining Association members are doing their part by providing financial assistance, educational tools and personal protective equipment. Access some of their stories here. Alliance Coal subsidiary Matrix... Read More

Tony Jensen, President and CEO of Royal Gold, to Retire in March 2020

Tony Jensen, President and CEO of Royal Gold, will be retiring in March 2020. Mr. Jensen’s career has spanned 35 years in mining, and he joined Royal Gold as President and Chief Operating Officer in 2003. Mr. Jensen has served on the NMA Board of Directors since 2006 and on the Audit and Finance... Read More

Newmont and Goldcorp Combine to Create World’s Leading Gold Company

Newmont Mining Corp. recently announced that it will buy Goldcorp Inc., creating the world’s biggest gold producer. The agreement will combine two gold industry leaders into Newmont Goldcorp, to create an unmatched portfolio of operations, projects, exploration opportunities, reserves and people in the... Read More

Arch Resources and Newmont Among Recipients of Sentinels of Safety Award

The most prestigious award in the mining industry is the Sentinel of Safety award, co-sponsored annually by NMA and the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA). Twenty American mining operations – six coal mines and 14 mineral/metal mines – were honored with the award... Read More

Copper Helps Flint Solve Its Water Crisis

A new video from the Copper Development Association (CDA) shows how Flint, Michigan, is bringing clean, safe water back to its residents with the help of copper. In a city that has battled contamination problems since 2014, the city is now on schedule to replace its lead pipes with new copper piping... Read More

NMA Members Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index

NMA members Barrick Gold, Newmont, Teck Resources Ltd., Kinross Gold, Hudbay Minerals, and Rio Tinto were ranked as this year’s mining sector sustainability leaders by RobecoSAM on the 2018 Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). 3M was also selected for inclusion in the DJSI marking the 19th year the... Read More

Kinross Gold Fort Knox Expansion to Extend Mine Life to 2030

Kinross Gold Corp. announced in June that it will proceed with the initial Gilmore expansion project at its Fort Knox gold mine in Fairbanks, Alaska. The initial phase of a potential multi-phase layback of the existing pit is expected to add roughly 1.5 million ounces of gold production from Fort Knox... Read More