July 22, 2014Daily News
DIAMONDS: Lutsel K'e Dene First Nation signs benefit deal for Gahcho Kué
NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Last week De Beers Canada, the 51% owner and operator of the Gahcho Kué diamond project, Mountain Province Diamonds, the 49% owner, and the Lutsel K'e Dene First Nation announced the signing of the impact...
Jul 21, 2014 4:19PM
LITHIUM: Quebec Lithium plant on-stream after upgrades
QUEBEC – The Quebec Lithium mineral processing plant 40 km southeast of Amos is again up and running after the recent maintenance and upgrade shutdown, according to owner RB Energy of Vancouver. The goal is to reach commercial rates of...
Jul 21, 2014 4:18PM
URANIUM: Drilling at PLS points to connecting the zones
SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium Corp. of Kelowna, BC, continues to drill its Patterson Lake South property in the Athabasca Basin. The assay results from eight recent holes have the company thinking the various zones of mineralization can...
Jul 21, 2014 4:16PM
COPPER: Peru to double production by 2016
PERU – Eleodoro Mayorga, the Peruvian minister of energy and mines, recently said that his country will double its copper production by 2016, making it the second largest producer in the world.
Jul 21, 2014 4:13PM