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Bachelet replaces Deputy Mining Minister

Noviembre 2016: President Michelle Bachelet has named Erich Schnake Walker as the country’s new Deputy Mining Minister, replacing Ignacio Moreno, in the latest adjustment to her executive team. Schnake, a lawyer from the University of Chile…



Back to Chile

October 2016:  Three years after acquiring Andina Minerals for C$103M, Hochschild Mining (LON: HOC) is returning to the Volcan gold project in Region III. When it bought the firm boasted that it acquired the asset…







MMGs Century mine produced its last ore in 2015

Beyond copper

September 2016:  Say Chile to a miner, and the next word is likely to be copper. The South American country is the source of almost a third of the world’s supply of the red metal…