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A quick scroll over the website of mining company Vale and its mission statement of the company pops up on the screen. According to one of the biggest mining companies of the world, present in ten countries, and on almost

In the midst of Argentina’s growing crisis and general economic turbulence, the projected stagnation in the country’s labor market for the end of the year has increased accordingly. Although overall labor growth remains in positive territory, the net employment generation

Since the beginnings of his administration, US President Donald Trump has expressed chauvinistic rhetoric around American trade with China, emphasizing his intention to “get tough” on the country so often that it became a running joke to many.

Currently,

After Canadian-based company Barrick Gold assumed responsibility for spilling cyanide solution into rivers in the San Juan Province for the second time in less than a year, province Governor Sergio Uñac warned the company that it would be shut down …

Canada-based mining company Barrick Gold recently admitted to spilling toxic substances that polluted the environment in San Juan Province. Ever since it first spilled over a million liters of cyanide solution in different rivers in the province close to its …

The “Jáchal No Se Toca” Assembly has recently presented the findings of an investigation commissioned by Canadian mining company Barrick Gold before Argentina’s Supreme Court. The study – the results of which were never made public by the San Juan …

Let the collective fangirling begin. Justin Trudeau, Canadian Prime Minister and progressive political rockstar is in Buenos Aires in what is his first official visit to the country. If you are still reading this article instead of having sprinted out …

At a moment when mining doesn’t have the best public image in Argentina, to say the least — Barrick Gold’s massive spills of cyanide solution, anyone? — the San Juan Province’s Mining Ministry, which very much likes mining, released a

As reported by local press today, Greenpeace activists are taking creative leaps to call for the closure of Canadian company Barrick Gold’s Veladero mine in San Juan Province in light of the massive cyanide spill at the site last …

Mining companies have pledged investments of US $20 billion between now and 2021 in a move to create some 40,000 jobs and boost Argentine industry.

Speaking on Mining Industry Day (yes, apparently that’s a thing) yesterday, the president of the …