Canadian Mining Journal


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    COPPER: Tasca drills 0.37% and 0.42% over long lengths at Poplar

    January 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Tasca Resources of Vancouver has received excellent assays from drilling at its Poplar copper property southwest of Houston. Hole 18-PC-126 averaged 0.37% copper, 0.015% molybdenum, 0.15 g/t gold and 2.31 g/t silver over 381.0 metres. In the

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    NICKEL-COBALT: Pancontinental expands in the Montcalm Greenstone Belt

    January 21, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Pancontinental Resources entered into a binding letter of intent with Pelangio Exploration to acquire up to a 75% interest in the Strachan nickel-cobalt-copper project, located 65 km northwest of Timmins. Strachan covers 2,280 hectares within the Montcalm Greenstone

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    NICKEL-COPPER-COBALT: Pancontinental starts drilling Montcalm project

    January 7, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Pancontinental Resources announced Jan. 7 that it has started a diamond drill program on its nickel-cobalt-copper Montcalm project, located 65 km northwest of Timmins. The 3,780-hectares project sits within the Montcalm Gabbro Complex in the Montcalm Greenstone Belt.

  • BATTERY MINERALS: Cobalt 27 to acquire ASX-listed Highlands Pacific

    January 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

      Cobalt 27 Capital has entered an agreement to acquire ASX-listed Highlands Pacific. The acquisition, valued at $96 million, will increase Cobalt 27’s exposure to nickel through the Ramu nickel-cobalt mine in Papua New Guinea. Highlands Pacific owns an 8.56% interest in

  • COBALT: ePower Metals buys Magenta project in Mexico

    January 2, 2019 by staff

    Junior ePower Metals has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Exploracion Auramex S.A. de C.V. and its Magenta cobalt project from Bowering Projects. The Magenta project is located in Sinaloa, northwestern Mexico, and consists of five claims totalling

  • Feature

    New mines coming to Yukon, NWT and BC

    January 1, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    Gold, copper, cobalt, silver, zinc, lead and bismuth producers on horizon

  • Feature

    New cobalt supply central to growing electric vehicle market

    January 1, 2019 by Robin Goad

    How the rise of electric vehicles is shaping demand for cobalt

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    GOLD-COBALT: Mawson tables maiden resource for Rajapalot gold-cobalt project

    December 18, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    FINLAND – Mawson Resources of Vancouver has tabled a maiden resource for its Rajapalot gold-cobalt project in Finland that it says has plenty of room for expansion. The project contains a pit and underground constrained 4.3 million inferred tonnes grading 2.3

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    GOLD: Canada Cobalt makes new find east of Castle mine

    December 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works of Coquitlam, B.C., says that two widely spaced drill holes have intersected an apparent syenite hosted gold system east of the historic Castle cobalt-silver mine 75 km from Kirkland Lake, near Gowanda. The drill program

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    CHILD LABOUR: Eurasian Resources wants to keep children out of mining in the DRC

    December 13, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Eurasian Resources Group announced this week that it joined forces with international development organization Pact to carry out the initiative “Children out of Mining-Northern Kolwezi.” The project is being implemented in the southern Kolwezi region,

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    COBALT: Delrey completes IPO and phase one exploration at Sunset

    November 22, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Delrey Metals has finished its $165,000 phase one exploration program at its Sunset cobalt-copper-zinc property in southwest British Columbia. In September 2018, the company took 708 soil samples at Sunset as well as 68 rock samples and 11

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    Talon Metals tables PEA for Tamarack North

    November 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Talon Metals (TSX: TLO; US-OTC: TLOFF) has announced a preliminary economic assessment for the Tamarack zone at its Tamarack North nickel-copper-cobalt project in Minnesota. The study assigns the project a US$210 million after-tax net present value at a 7% discount rate