New Gold Inc.

03:17 PM EST - New Gold Inc. : Provided an update on the construction of the company's Rainy River project, located in northwestern Ontario. Both the project schedule and capital cost estimate remain in line with New Gold's current plan (announced in late January 2017). The mining rate during July averaged over 125,000 tonnes per day and accelerated to an average of over 135,000 tonnes per day in August. New Gold Inc. shares T.NGD are trading down $0.03 at $4.91.