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2011-07-29 05:00:00

DENVER, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) ("Newmont" or the "Company") today announced that its second quarter 2011 attributable net income from continuing operations increased 37% to $523 million ($1.06 per share)(1) compared to $382 million ($0.78 per share) in the second quarter of 2010. Adjusted net income(2) increased 18% to $445 million ($0.90 per share) in the second quarter of 2011, from $377 million ($0.77 per share) in the second quarter of...

2011-07-27 15:12:00

LIMA, Peru, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("Buenaventura") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM), Peru's largest publicly-traded precious metals mining company announced that the Company's Board of Directors approved full funding for the Conga Project in Peru. The Conga Project represents 5.2 million and 1.4 million ounces of gold in Reserves and Non-Reserve Mineralization ("NRM") attributable to Buenaventura, respectively, as well as 1.4 billion...

2011-07-26 20:10:00

LIMA, Peru, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("Buenaventura" or "the Company") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM), Peru's largest, publicly-traded precious metals mining company, announced today results for the second quarter 2011. All figures have been prepared in accordance with Peruvian GAAP and are stated in U.S. dollars (US$). Comments from the Chief Executive Officer: Mr. Roque Benavides, Buenaventura's Chief Executive Officer, stated:...

2011-06-28 14:49:00

LIMA, Peru, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("Buenaventura") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM), Peru's largest publicly traded, precious metals mining company, announced today that it has filed its 2010 20-F with the SEC. The document can be accessed by visiting either the SEC's website at www.sec.gov, or the Company's website at: www.buenaventura.com.pe. If you would like a hard copy, please email the Company at: buenaventura@i-advize.com with...

2011-06-15 17:30:00

LIMA, Peru, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Portage Resources Inc. ("Portage" or the "Company") (OTCQB: POTG) has chosen Peru as their first area of expansion. Peru has a rich tradition within the mining industry. Over the past decade, it has had a struggling economy and now in the modern era, Peru is becoming a pillar of economic strength in South America. Peru also boasts the 42nd largest economy in the world. Many reserves have been exploited intensively in the US, Canada and Chile, but...

2011-05-27 09:03:00

LIMA Peru, May 27, 2011/PRNewswire/ -- Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. ("the Company" or "Buenaventura") (NYSE: BVN; Lima Stock Exchange: BUE.LM) announced today that has reached to an agreement with the Orcopampa workers' union, within the frame of the annual collective negotiations. As a consequence, the union has concluded the strike that began on May 24, 2011. Normal operations resumed at Orcopampa this morning. Company Description Compania de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. is...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.