Home > Boards > Canadian > Basic Materials > Barrick Gold Corp. (ABX)

Bamako, Mali – Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) and

Public Reply | Private Reply | Keep | Last ReadPost New MsgReplies (2) | Next 10 | Previous | Next
NYBob Member Profile
Member Level 
Followed By 854
Posts 82,092
Boards Moderated 69
Alias Born 11/22/03
160x600 placeholder
NYBob Member Level  Wednesday, 11/18/20 10:14:55 AM
Re: greenbayslacker post# 2937
Post # of 2964 
Bamako, Mali – Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) and
AngloGold Ashanti Limited (JSE:ANG)(NYSE:AU)

today concluded the sale of their interest in
Morila Gold Limited, which owns 80% of the Morila gold mine in Mali, to
Firefinch Limited (previously named Mali Lithium Limited) (ASX:FFX) for
$28.8 million cash.
The state of Mali continues to hold the remaining 20%.

Noting that all Morila employees had been re-employed by Firefinch,
Barrick president and chief executive Mark Bristow said the transaction
would benefit the mine’s Malian stakeholders by giving Firefinch the
opportunity to extend its life by accessing satellite resources and
adapting the infrastructure.
The mine had been scheduled for closure in 2021.

Barrick has been the operator of the mine and the sale is in line with
its policy of selling non-core assets to concentrate on Tier One mines
– those with the capacity to produce at least 500,000 ounces of gold
annually for more than 10 years in the lower half of the industry’s
cost curve.
Bristow said Barrick remained committed to its partnership with Mali,
where it owns and operates the Tier One Loulo-Gounkoto gold complex.

The discovery and development of Morila served as the springboard for
the Barrick legacy company Randgold Resources’ expansion into Africa.
Since it went into production in October 2000 it has produced 6.9
million ounces of gold and paid more than $2.5 billion to its
stakeholders in the form of dividends and taxes.
Morila transitioned to a stockpile treatment operation in 2009 and
began processing tailings in 2013.

Barrick Enquiries
President and CEO
Mark Bristow
+1 647 205 7694
+44 788 071 1386

COO, Africa and Middle East
Willem Jacobs
+44 779 557 5271

Investor and Media Relations
Kathy du Plessis
+44 20 7557 7738
Email: barrick@dpapr.com

Cautionary Statement on Forward-Looking Information

MMY a low cost gold producer great bargain with many gold mines worth
about 10 x the market cap > ABX should pick up MMY -



In GOD We Trust - Real Money -



Gold & Silver is the only REAL Legal Tender -

by The Founding Fathers for your -

Rights, Liberty and Freedom -


God Bless America
opinion appreciated

My opinions are my own and and DD I post should be confirmed as unbiased
Public Reply | Private Reply | Keep | Last ReadPost New MsgReplies (2) | Next 10 | Previous | Next
Follow Board Follow Board Keyboard Shortcuts Report TOS Violation
Current Price
Detailed Quote - Discussion Board
Intraday Chart
+/- to Watchlist
Consent Preferences