Canadian Mining Journal


  • GOLD-COPPER: Pebble mine scores small win in land deal with landowners

    November 22, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    ALASKA – Shares in Canadian miner Northern Dynasty Minerals were up Wednesday following an agreement announced late Tuesday [Nov. 20] between its subsidiary Pebble Limited Partnership (PLP) and the Alaska Peninsula Corp. (APC) that lets the company use defined portions of lands

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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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    Romanian gov’t grants Euro Sun license for Rovina

    November 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Euro Sun Mining (TSX: ESM) has become the first non-state-owned entity to receive a ratified mining license for its Rovina Valley copper-gold project in Romania, signalling that the East European nation is open for business, the company says. The mining company

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    TAXES: Colombian mining group says tax bill will attract foreign investment

    November 20, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    BOGOTA – Colombia’s main mining industry group said on Monday it was optimistic a new tax bill that includes a cut to corporate taxes will help attract more foreign investment, allowing companies to boost exploration and output in the coming

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    ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Wolfden drilling expands Pickett Mountain zones, grades

    November 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MAINE –Wolfden Resources of Thunder Bay, Ont., is in the midst of infill and expansion drilling at its wholly owned Picket Mountain zinc-lead-copper project in the northeast part of the state. The company says this is  one of the highest

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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

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    COPPER: Rio Tinto wants a piece of Teck’s copper project in Chile

    November 15, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    CHILE – The world’s second largest miner, Rio Tinto, is said to be preparing an offer for a minority stake in Teck Resources’ Quebrada Blanca copper mine in northern Chile. Canada’s largest diversified miner, which in August received regulatory approval for a $4.8 billion

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    COPPER-GOLD: Imperial Metals posts $28.6M loss in Q3

    November 15, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    VANCOUVER – Imperial Metals (TSX: III) recorded a net loss in the third quarter of $28.6 million compared to a net loss of $1.6 million in the same quarter a year ago, with the increase primarily due to reduced income from

  • COPPER: BC wants remediation ideas for Tulsequah Chief

    November 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Earlier this month the British Columbia government issued a request for proposals for the remediation of the Tulsequah Chief underground copper mine site. This is considered the first step in the province taking responsibility for the environmental

  • SELENIUM: BQE Water signs on to provide water treatment for Centerra’s Kemess Underground project

    November 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based BQE Water has entered into an operating services agreement with a subsidiary of Centerra Gold for water treatment at the Kemess mine site 430 km northwest of Prince George. The treatment plant will remove heavy metals

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    Kutcho Copper extends mineralization at Main deposit

    November 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Resource and expansion drilling at the Kutcho copper-zinc project in British Columbia has extended mineralization down dip of its Main deposit, reports Kutcho Copper (TSXV: KC; US-OTC: KCCFF). Mineralization was extended 50 metres down-dip from previous drilling and beyond the project’s existing

  • COPPER: Top copper miner’s output slump adds to worry on metal shortfall

    November 12, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    A tight copper market may be set to get a lot tighter, if a report this week from the world’s biggest miner of the metal is any indication. Santiago-based Codelco posted the lowest quarterly copper production this year in the