Canadian Mining Journal


Copper


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    COPPER-SILVER: New zone discovered by Kintavar at Mitchi property

    January 31, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Kintavar Exploration has discovered a new copper-silver zone north of the Sherlock zone at its Mitchi property 100 km north of the town of Mont-Laurier. The company believes the results validate the stratiform copper model in the

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Garibaldi drills 8.3% Ni and 4.1% Cu over 10 metres at Nickel Mountain

    January 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – If there are bonanza grades of nickel and copper, Garibaldi Resources of Vancouver has found them. It has drilled 8.3% nickel and 4.1% copper over 10.3 metres at its Nickel Mountain discovery 17 km southwest of Eskay

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    Yorbeau tables Scott Lake PEA

    January 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Yorbeau Resources (TSX: YRB) has announced a new resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its 100% owned Scott Lake polymetallic project in the Chibougamau area of Quebec. Scott Lake’s 63.37 sq. km includes 18 km in length of the

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    COPPER-GOLD: Franco-Nevada acquires additional Cobre Panama stream for $178 million

    January 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PANAMA – Toronto-based Franco-Nevada Corp. has agreed to acquire an additional precious metals stream from Korea Resources, holder of a 10% interest in the Cobre Panama copper-gold project in this country. Franco-Nevada will pay US$178 million for the additional ounces.

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    COPPER-GOLD: Second shaft ready to fit at Oyu Tolgoi

    January 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONGOLIA – Vancouver-based Turquoise Hill Resources says it had reached a milestone at the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine as the second shaft has reached its planned depth of 1,284 metres. It will be fitted out through this year. The No.2

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    TNM Editorial: US gov’t slaps sanctions on Israeli mogul Dan Gertler

    January 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    On Dec. 20, U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order under the year-old Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act and related acts to block the property of 13 “malign actors,” plus 39 affiliated individuals and entities accused of “serious

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    COPPER-NICKEL-PGM: South32 pulls out of Huckleberry, leaving Northern Shield sole owner

    January 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Australian base metal miner South32 has elected not to pursue its interest in the Huckleberry copper-nickel-platinum group metals property, leaving would be partner Northern Shield Resources of Ottawa with sole ownership of the property 100  km north of

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals drills high grades at Mount Fronsac North project

    January 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Montreal-based Osisko Metals had more high grade drilling results from its Mount Fronsac North project 60 km west of Bathurst. Drill hole MF17- 43 intersected 3.1 metres of 12.3% zinc, 5.4% lead, and 91.9 g/t silver, within

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    NICKEL: Vale’s Coleman mine remains closed till mid-February

    January 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

      ONTARIO – The Coleman nickel-copper mine near Sudbury, owned by Vale Canada, will remain closed until the middle of next month. The owner suspended operations on Nov. 13, 2017, due to safety concerns. Originally, the work was to be

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    Troilus revisits ‘orphaned’ gold-copper mine in Abitibi

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Troilus Gold (TSX:V TLG) wants to stage a revival at the dormant Troilus gold-copper mine, 175 km north of Chibougamau, Que., where it holds a two-year option agreement with First Quantum Minerals (TSX: FM; NYSE: FM) signed in 2016. Troilus is the newly

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    COPPER-GOLD: Falco moving Horne 5 toward 2022 start

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Falco Resources of Montreal continues to move its Horne 5 copper-gold project toward a 2022 start up. The project, that represents an investment of $1.3 billion for both pre-production and sustaining costs, is located at Rouyn-Noranda. Construction of

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    COPPER-GOLD: EnGold cuts long intersections of 1% Cu at La Hache

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based EnGold Mines has drilled 39 and 37 metres of 1% copper at its La Hache copper project in the Cariboo region. The company says drilling has revealed the property has several significant mineral occurrences indicating the