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Does the Price of Gold Make Goldcorp a Bargain?

Gold miners like Goldcorp and Newmont Mining Might no longer be a value investment because of the instability of the price of gold. Full story

Argentina rescinds Famatina mining concession

Argentina's La Rioja province is rescinding the concession for the Famatina gold mining project after widespread environmental protests. Full story

Sector Snap: Gold miners slump as prices weaken

Shares of gold miners fell Tuesday as the price of the precious metal declined, and a Jefferies analyst maintained a pessimistic view of the sector while downgrading several stocks. Full story

Calif. closes loophole allowing gold dredging

The state of California has closed a loophole that gold miners have been using to keep using suction dredges, despite a statewide moratorium. Full story

Sector roundup: Coal companies, gold miners

Among the sector activity stories for Wednesday, June 26, from AP Business News: Full story

Aurizon says cleanup under way at Quebec spill

TORONTO (Reuters) - Shares of Aurizon Mines Ltd <ARZ.TO> were down more than 13 percent on Friday, even as the gold miner assured investors that the cleanup of a tailings spill at its Quebec mine was under way and that operations were not impacted by the incident. Full story

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  NYT: Fears over impact of gold mining in Greece

New York Times correspondent Suzanne Daley reports from debt-strapped Greece on efforts to raise revenues with gold mining despite deep concerns over environmental dangers and lax oversight.

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A worker wearing heatproof suit stands next to a mould with molten gold in a workshop of Altyntau gold mine extraction factory outside northern Kazakhstan's town of Kokshetau
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A worker wearing heatproof suit takes a gold alloy bar out of mould in a workshop of Altyntau gold mine extraction factory outside northern Kazakhstan's town of Kokshetau

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