UPDATE 1-Canada miner Goldcorp earnings beat market as costs fall
April 26 Canadian gold miner Goldcorp Inc reported better-than-expected first-quarter earnings on Wednesday as a $250 million-a-year cost-cutting plan started to take effect.
March 27 Canadian diamond miner Dominion Diamond Corp , target of a $1.1 billion unsolicited bid by privately held The Washington Cos, said on Monday it would explore strategic alternatives, including a potential sale.
Last week, M&G Investments, Dominion's largest shareholder, had advised the company to run a formal sales process and open its books to interested parties.
TD Securities Inc is the company's financial adviser.
(Reporting by John Benny in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva)
* CEO Paul Rady's 2016 total compensation was $10.3 million versus $9.3 million in 2015 - sec filing
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