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Chile halts construction of huge gold mine Phys

Apr 11, 2013It plans to spend $8.5 billion more on the unfinished Pascua Lama mine, which straddles the Chile-Argentina border at an altitude of 4,000 meters (13,200 feet), and had hoped to start production

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Pascua-Lama and Barrick Gold The world's largest gold producer, Canada's Barrick Gold, plans to open a mine in Chile's Huasco Valley. The valley is located in the Atacama region, home of the Atacama Desert, the world's driest desert.

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Pascua Lama mine What Barrick didn't say

Aug 07, 2012Pascua Lama is the first bi-national mining project on the planet. * Located in the Andes, it straddles the border between Chile and Argentina, in the Atacama Region and the Province of San Juan respectively.

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Chile environmental court orders Barrick to close Pascua

Oct 12, 2018Chile's environmental court on Friday ordered Canada's Barrick Gold Corp to definitively close the Chilean side of its stalled Pascua-Lama mining project, a final procedural step that draws a

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Barrick Gold Is Pascua-Lama A Mine That Should Not Be

Apr 17, 2013When completed, the Pascua-Lama mine will be the largest and one of the lowest cost gold mines worldwide. The mine straddles the border between Chile and Argentina at

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After losing its ability to bribe politicians in Power in Canada and Chile, not so in USA, Barrick has been caught in Chile defending at the same pace and the same legal strategy than its Canada JV partner BCSC Executive Director Peter J Brady and BCSC isniders involved un PASCUA LAMA PYRAMID PONZI SCAM with ex BCSC at OSC and TSX that knew like John Pyrick, Chan, Knudsen, Dona

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Chilean Court Suspends Pascua Lama Mine — Global Issues

Apr 10, 2013SANTIAGO, Apr 10 (IPS) Environmental groups and indigenous Diaguita communities of the Huasco Valley in northern Chile celebrated a court decision Wednesday that will bring to a complete halt work on the Pascua Lama gold, silver and copper mine belonging to Canada's Barrick gold.

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Barrick Gold strikes deal with Pascua-Lama mine

A new phase in the way that large-scale mining is done in Chile has begun, said Soto, who is known for representing indigenous communities in cases against mining projects, including Goldcorp's ( Goldcorp Inc.) El Morro mine, located near Pascua-Lama. Barrick's office in Chile said in a statement that the new initiative leaves behind the

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Chile's Indigenous Fight Gold Miners To Protect Land Fox

In this May 23, 2013 photo, Martina Lopez cooks bread in her home in El Corral, near the facilities of Barrick Gold Corp's Pascua-Lama mining project in northern Chile.

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Chile court keeps freeze on Barrick's Pascua-Lama mine

SANTIAGO (Reuters) A Chilean appeals court on Monday renewed its suspension of Barrick Gold Corp's controversial $8.5 billion Pascua-Lama gold mine until the company builds infrastructure that will prevent water pollution. In April, the Copiapo Court of Appeals temporarily froze construction of

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Chile court suspends Barrick's Pascua Lama mine

Apr 10, 2013SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A Chilean court on Wednesday suspended Barrick Gold Corp's Pascua Lama mine after indigenous communities complained that the project is threatening their water supply and polluting glaciers. The appeals court in the northern city of Copiapo charged the Toronto-based mining

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The battle for Pascua Lama Matador Network

Mar 09, 2009The initial outcry over Pascua Lama began when Chile's National Environmental Commission issued final approval for the Pascua Lama Mining Project in June of 2006. The site, located in the Huasco Province of Chile's Region III and spilling into Argentina, was reported by Barrick to have had 18 million ounces of gold, 731 million ounces of silver, and 662 million pounds of copper.

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Chile judge visits Barrick's Pascua Lama mine

Jul 01, 2013SANTIAGO, Chile — A Chilean judge visited Barrick Gold Corp's Pascua Lama mine on Monday to review the suspended project before he rules on whether construction can resume at the world's highest

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Barrick reaches deal with Pascua-Lama opponents

May 29, 2014Barrick Gold said Wednesday that it has reached a preliminary deal with a Chilean indigenous group that it hopes will eventually open the way to restarting its Pascua-Lama mine

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Pascua Lama gold mining project Argentina

Pascua Lama is a bi-national mega gold mining project, originally slated to begin extraction in 2012, but which has been delayed due to financial and environmental problems, first to 2013, then to 2015, and now indefinitely as Barrick Gold (the project owner) is unable to secure the finance it needs to

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Barrick suspends construction of Pascua-Lama mine Yahoo

Oct 31, 2013Scarce river water is vital to life in Chile's Atacama Desert, and the Diaguita Indians fear the Pascua-Lama mine is ruining their resource. Justice arrives slowly, but it gets there, Diaguita

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Pascua Lama Gold Mine Halifax Initiative

Chile Barrick Gold Corp. CPP $351 million The Pascua Lama gold deposit is located high in the Andes, in an area rich with glaciers. Glacial run-off irrigates the productive Huasco valley, an agricultural centre just south of the Atacama desert. Barrick's original plan to relocate portions of several glaciers was met with public outcry and was rejected by the Chilean government.

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Pascua Lama VENCEREMOS CHILE

Patricio Manns' song, De Pascua Lama, has been chosen to represent Chile in the Festival de Vina del Mar 2011. The Pascua Lama mining project, located in the Andes south of Atacama, has been the source of controversy ever since Barrick Gold obtained permission to mine for gold in the area, which straddles the Chilean Argentinean border.

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Pascua Lama Wiki Review Everipedia

Pascua Lama's wiki Pascua-Lama is an open pit mining project of gold, silver, copper and other minerals. Pascua Lama is located in the Andes mountains, in the southern reaches of Atacama Desert, straddling the border between Chile and Argentina at an altitude of over 4,500 metres. Toronto-based Barrick Gold, the world's largest gold mining company, is developing the project.

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Barrick Provides Update on its Pascua-Lama Project

Barrick Gold Corporation provided an update on the status of its Pascua-Lama project, located on the border between Argentina and Chile. As previously reported, on January 17, Chile's Superintendencia del Medio Ambiente (SMA) ordered the closure of existing infrastructure on the Chilean side of the Pascua-Lama project.

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Barrick halts construction of largest new silver mine

Barrick halts construction of largest new silver mine Barrick, the largest gold producer in the world, has announced it will halt construction at its Argentine / Chile Pascua Lama project, until circumstances improve in the cost structure, metal prices, and regulations.

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Chile court ruling to delay Pascua-Lama decision Mining

Chile court ruling to delay Pascua-Lama decision Gold's Chile subsidiary that holds a portion of the giant Pascua-Lama project. jointly owned Zaldvar copper mine and the Norte Abierto

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Gold Mining in Chile wealthdaily

Chile Gold Mining Developments Most notable of Chile's development projects is without a doubt Barrick Gold Corp.'s (NYSE ABX, TSX ABX) Pascua-Lama project. Pascua-Lama is the Don of Chilean

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Barrick Gold To Take $429 Million Charge At Pascua-Lama

"In any underground scenario, Barrick would also close site facilities and surface disturbance in Chile not necessary for an underground mine," the company said. Barrick said it has formed a working group with Shandong Gold to study a potential partnership at Pascua-Lama, building on an existing joint venture at the nearby Veladero mine.

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Pascua Lama will continue to cost Barrick Mining Journal

Pascua Lama has long been a money pit project for Barrick and looks set to continue to be so even though development of the project was suspended in 2013 and later definitively stopped by Chile's

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CHILE Pascua Lama Gold Mine, a Threat to Sustainability

Jun 05, 2006Canada's Barrick Gold Corporation, the world's largest gold producer, owns the mining concession for Pascua Lama, 75 percent of which lies on the Chilean side of the border. The mining giant's plan is to extract 615,000 ounces of gold, 30 million ounces of silver and 5,000 tons of copper annually over 17 years.

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Barrick Gold Corporation Chilean Supreme Court Overturns

Mar 18, 2019Barrick's President and Chief Executive Officer, Mark Bristow, said that although the Supreme Court's decision was not helpful in that it delayed a decision on the future of the Pascua-Lama project, the company remains focused on resolving the legal and environmental issues around the project and, in addition to the ongoing remediation work

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Silver Wheaton Corp. Streams Pascua-Lama. The Pascua-Lama project is entitled to the benefits of cross-border mining operations that are granted by a mining treaty between Chile and Argentina.

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The Diaguita People of Chile A Genealogist goes Wandering

The Diaguita People of Chile In October 2006, Nevada, Ltd., a subsidiary of Barrick Gold, began the construction of Pascua Lama gold mine in the mountains above Huasco Valley. The company is digging a gorge about a mile long and 1,800 feet deep, where ore will be extracted and processed using cyanide (the standard method for processing gold

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A New Look at Barrick- The Motley Fool

Barrick's merger with Randgold gives the newly combined company control of five of the top ten Tier One gold mines in the world (though it doesn't own a stake in all five mines). Tier One

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The battle for Pascua Lama Matador Network

Mar 09, 2009The initial outcry over Pascua Lama began when Chile's National Environmental Commission issued final approval for the Pascua Lama Mining Project in June of 2006. The site, located in the Huasco Province of Chile's Region III and spilling into Argentina, was reported by Barrick to have had 18 million ounces of gold, 731 million ounces of silver, and 662 million pounds of copper.

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Prospecting and Mining for Gold in RareGoldNuggets

Jun 29, 2015The second largest gold mine in Argentina is the Pascua-Lama, situated in the Frontera district at the border of Chile and Argentina. It is only 10 kilometers away from the Veladero gold mine. The Pascua-Lama gold mine has estimated reserves of

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