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Goldfield,

small town, SW Nev., a former gold-mining center. Gold was discovered there in 1902, and after an early period of disappointment, large yields of high quality gold were extracted. A rush in 1903 built a remarkable city that had a theater, a large hotel (still standing), and fine residences. A strike by the miners caused federal troops to be brought into Goldfield in 1907. Production reached its height in 1910. When the boom ended in 1918, Goldfield declined as fast as it had risen.
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Gold Fields spokesperson Sven Lunsche has stated that the company has not made up its mind if to invest further into Damang mine or close down its operations.
From south to north, these are the Kheima showing, the gold fields known as Zone 12, Zone 13, and Zone 17, the Syenite showing, the Kiouene gold field, the South Site, and gold field Number Three.
The Zone 13 gold field consists of 11 veins with a thickness varying between 0.
9% of the issued and outstanding shares of Sino Gold, from Gold Fields, in exchange for 27,824,654 company shares.
Gold Fields is a globally diversified producer of gold with eight operating mines in Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa with attributable annual gold-equivalent production of approximately 2.
Gold Road will continue to manage the project during a transition period of up to six months following completion of the transaction, after which Gold Fields will become the manager.
Since the start of 2016, Gold Fields has reduced its net debt by approximately USD150 million following the tender offer on the bonds and the accelerated equity raising.
The deal, which sees Gold Fields take a chunk of Hummingbird stock, adds a new twist to the story of the Betts family, which has been trading gold bullion in the Jewellery Quarter since 1760 through Betts Metals.
Gold Fields has announced that it has stopped operations at South Deep as a consequence of the Section 54 imposed on the mine following two fatalities.
Gold Fields has said that the lower production will negatively impact its unit costs.
Mr Hewitt was formerly the Senior Geologist based in Townsville with Gold Fields Australasia Pty Ltd ("Gold Fields") and managed the exploration carried out by Gold Fields at the Mt Carlton regional joint venture.