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  1. Class Action Suits Filed After Latest Barrick Cyanide Spill

    22 May 2017- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Canada A number of class action lawsuits have been filed against Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold, alleging the world’s largest gold miner misled shareholders about the fallout of its most recent cy ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2017 - 11:32

  2. Ecuador Villagers vs Chevron: Latest Legal Front Opens in Ontario

    20 Sep 2016- 09:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Canada The latest round of court proceedings in the ongoing compensation battle between Ecuadorian villagers and oil giant Chevron commenced last week in Ontario, Canada. Approximately 30,000 Ecuadori ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2016 - 09:30

  3. Ecuador- Chevron Case Heads Ontario Court

    13 Sep 2016- 10:07 by Local Press Report TORONTO The Globe and Mail The latest salvo in a marathon multibillion-dollar legal battle between global energy giant Chevron Corp. and a group of Ecuadorean residents over environmental damage begins Monday in a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/13/2016 - 10:07

  4. With Nine Employees Under Investigation for Environmental Crimes in Argentina, Barrick Gold Says No Health Risk From Cyanide Spill

    11 Mar 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, ON, Canada Canadian mining giant Barick Gold this week responded to Argentinian media reports that nine of its employees had been “processed” last week as part of a criminal investigation into the cya ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/11/2016 - 10:02

  5. Galway Gold Considers Legal Options in Wake of Colombian Ban on Mining in Páramo Regions

    25 Feb 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, ON, Canada Canadian mining company Galway Gold said this week that it was studying the legal implications of a recent ruling by Colombia’s Constitutional Court that bans all mining activities in the c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/25/2016 - 10:05

  6. Canadian Court Allows Ecuadorian Villagers to Sue Chevron Over Amazon Pollution

    8 Sep 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Ontario, Canada Canada’s Supreme Court on September 4th ruled that a group of Ecuadorian villagers can sue US oil giant Chevron in Canada as part of their effort to collect a $9.5 billion USD judgment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2015 - 10:17

  7. Many Peruvians Still Concerned About Conga Mine: Vice President

    3 Mar 2014- 10:11 by Local Press Report TORONTO Creamer Media's Mining Weekly Tensions at Newmont Mining's Conga project have been reduced, Peruvian Vice President Marisol Espinoza told Reuters on Saturday, but local communities still have doubt ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2014 - 10:11

  8. Chilean Commission Recommends Letting Barrick Gold Keep Environmental Permit for Pascua Lama Mine

    24 Jan 2014- 09:57 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO MINING.com After eight months of investigation a commission of Chile’s parliament’s lower house is recommending authorities to let Canada’s Barrick Gold (NYSE, TSX:ABX) keep the environmental permit for it ...

    Local Press Report - 01/24/2014 - 09:57

  9. Barrick Gold Retains License for Giant Chilean Mine

    30 Sep 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile An indigenous group last week failed in its legal attempt to revoke the environmental license of Barrick Gold Corp's Pascua-Lama gold and silver mine, which lies across the Andean border o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2013 - 10:02

  10. Chilean Investigative Committee Hears Testimony on Barrick Gold’s Pascua Lama Mine

    30 Aug 2013- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile The Investigative Committee of Chile’s Chamber of Deputies held hearings last week aimed at determining the environmental impact of Barrick Gold’s Pascua Lama mining project. Local residents an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/30/2013 - 10:10

  11. Chilean Court Again Suspends Operations at Pascua Lama Mine Until Water Management System Is Completed

    18 Jul 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TORONTO, Canada Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold announced this week that Chile’s Copiapo Court of Appeals had upheld a previous court order requiring the company to halt operations at its $8.5 billion USD P ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2013 - 10:01

  12. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Increases Stake in Chilean Utilities

    28 Jul 2011- 09:22 by Local Press Report TORONTO, ON Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Press Release) The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan has increased its stakes in two Chilean water utilities-- Essbio S.A. and Esval S.A. The utilities were auctioned off by ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:50