Politicians call on bosses at Chile's state copper producer to resolve a dispute with the comptroller general's office.
Companies report a private placement as well as land use and option agreements relating to precious metals and copper projects in Mexico, with First Mining Finance listing on the Toronto stock exchange.
Ecuador's government met local miners and industry groups to promote investment in its fledgling mining sector as President Lenin Moreno seeks to diversify the Andean country's economy away from crude oil.
Canadian mining exploration companies Prospero Silver, GPM Metals and SilverCrest Metals provide operating updates on their projects.
Finance minister Alfredo Thorne is the highest ranking government official to be forced out by political opponents as relations grow increasingly rocky with an opposition-controlled congress.
BNamericas takes a look at the Pedra Branca platinum group metals asset, an advanced stage exploration project located in Ceará state, northeastern Brazil.
Minera IRL, a gold miner that is trying to develop its US$165mn Ollachea gold project, filed an arbitration claim against state development bank Cofide.