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Newcrest makes Pretium bid for BC growth

Offers C$3.5B to buy owner of high-grade Brucejack gold mine North of 60 Mining News - November 9, 2021

In a bid to add the Brucejack Mine to its operations in British Columbia's Golden Triangle, Newcrest Mining Ltd. has entered into an agreement to pay roughly C$3.5 billion (US$2.8 billion) to acquire Pretium Resources Inc.

"We are delighted to be expanding our presence in this highly prospective region in British Columbia," said Newcrest Mining CEO Sandeep Biswas. "Brucejack is a tier one mine in...


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