Barrick Gold (ABX -0.5%) is halted on news Chile's environmental regulator has imposed a $16M...

|About: Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)|By:, SA News Editor

Barrick Gold (ABX -0.5%) is halted on news Chile's environmental regulator has imposed a $16M fine - the maximum allowed under Chilean law - and stopped construction on its $8.5B Pascua-Lama project, citing "serious violations" of its environmental permit.