From the monthly archives: November 2018

The day has come. Andres Manuel López Obrador is Mexico’s new official President. But as they unpack their offices, Morena has already compromised the stability of Mexican mining, not to mention other industries. Now in power, investors are eager to witness the path the country’s economy is to take, for good or for bad. […]

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According to the World Bank, the global talent pool has grown in recent years, but many countries and industries are struggling with talent scarcity. The case for Mexican mining is about whether millennials aim to dig into mining or not. “Young talent usually chooses to work in industries that seem more appealing,” says Jose Raul […]

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Want a chance to speak to government representatives about the future of the mining industry? Don’t miss out on your chance at Mexico Mining Forum 2019, at the Sheraton Maria Isabel hotel in Mexico City this February 6! Incoming Undersecretary of Mining Francisco Quiroga and Director General of Mines Laura Díaz are among our confirmed speakers – […]

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Rob Peterman will be participating as a speaker at Mexico Mining Forum 2019, at the Sheraton Maria Isabel hotel in Mexico City this February 6! Don’t miss out on your chance to rub shoulders with the industry’s leaders at the launch of the new edition of Mexico Mining Review. Register here!

 

TMX Group facilitates listings […]

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Although having seemingly recovered from the downturn that dominated the mining industry over the last four years, miners are still cautious about the metals market. There is still reluctance to invest in exploration spending due to uncertainty, but according to S&P Market Intelligence, miners have no real need to worry. “Looking ahead to 2019, macroeconomic […]

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The mining financial environment was heated up this week and not for good. Morena’s announcement of new mining policy proposals, including community consultation for allocating mining concessions, caused mining companies to take a hit on the BMV. In the meantime, a South African community celebrated its legal victory in implementing a similar communitarian consultation before […]

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The World Bank Group is a unique global partnership, with five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries. It has 189 member-countries, staff from more than 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations. We spoke to Former Practice Manager, Extractive Industries Unit, Paulo de Sa about how […]

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Morena Senator Angélica García Arrieta yesterday presented a Bill that would obligate miners to seek permission from the communities around mining projects before beginning operations. The news caused Grupo México and Peñoles stocks to tumble on the Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV).

Grupo México stocks (GMEXICO B) fell to MX$41.64 on Tuesday from MX$44.02 […]

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Mining in Mexico seems to be unaffected by the upcoming change in administration as the positives abound. M&As and expansion projects pick up speed as exploration activity also begins to gather pace after a prolonged slump. A new Director General of Mines was announced and Grupo México, First Mining Gold and Telson Resources all has […]

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The Undersecretariat of Mining was created in 2016 as part of the Ministry of Economy to supervise and coordinate mining activities in Mexico. It follows the guidelines of the Mining Development Program 2013-2018. What have been its accomplishments during the Peña Nieto era and what can the industry expect next?

 

Mining is a strategic […]

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