Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


  • Feature

    Bright Future

    September 1, 2011 by D'Arcy Jenish

    There is an unmistakable note of excitement in the voice of Ron Perry these days (and more than little bravado of the nothing-can-stop-us-now variety) when he talks about Metanor Resources and its Bachelor Lake gold property. And it has nothing…

  • News

    GOLD MINING: Osisko ups Cat lease by US$56.3M

    August 31, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal has boosted its equipment leasing facility with Caterpillar Financial by US$56.3 million. Osisko intends to acquire more units for its open pit mining fleet at the Canadian Malartic gold mine at Malartic…

  • News

    GOLD MINING: IamGold completes sale of Mupane mine in Botswana

    August 31, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BOTSWANA – Toronto-based IamGold has sold its Mupane gold mine in eastern Botswana to Galane Gold, a Toronto-traded junior. In return, IamGold received total consideration of $34.2 million consisting of $12.5 million in cash, $17.9 million in…

  • News

    GOLD EXPLORATION: Shaft sinking complete at Bachelor Lake project

    August 23, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Metanor Resources of Val d’Or, QC, has finished the underground exploration shaft to a depth of 165 metres at its Bachelor Lake project 225 km northeast of its head office. The sinking project, including shaft stations on levels 13 and…

  • News

    GOLD RESOURCES: Probe releases initial estimate for Borden Lake

    August 23, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Probe Mines of Toronto has released the first resource estimate for its Borden Lake gold project. The deposit may contain as much as 4.0 million oz of gold and 5.3 million oz of silver.

  • News

    GOLD RESOURCES: Yorbeau cites modest 200,000 oz at Augmitto

    August 23, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Yorbeau Resources has released the resource estimate for the Augmitto deposit, part of its Rouyn project. The measured and indicated portion totals 247,000 tonnes grading 6.08 g/t Au, and the inferred portion is 633,000…

  • News

    Name changed to improve communications

    August 19, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Western Copper Corporation has just announced that it is changing its name to Western Copper and Gold Corporation to better reflect that the company has entered into an agreement with certain of its wholly owned subsidiaries (Copper North…

  • News

    Names in the News

    August 18, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Greystone Resources Ltd (TSX:GSL) announces that the Company has changed its name to Eco Oro Minerals Corp. It is expected the common shares of the Company will start trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the Company’s new name on Friday,…

  • News

    Acquisition includes major gold property in Ontario

    August 18, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Premier Gold Mines Limited and Goldstone Resources Inc have just announced that Premier has completed its acquisition of Goldstone which includes 100% ownership of the multi-million ounce Hardrock Gold Project and provides Premier with control…

  • News

    Big Deal

    August 17, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Detour Gold Corp. has just announced that it has completed a term sheet with Caterpillar Financial Services Limited pursuant to which Cat Financial has agreed to underwrite an additional mining fleet lease facility of approximately US$40…

  • News

    Financial support for next generation

    August 17, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto-based mining giant Kinross Gold Corporation has announced that it is providing approximately US$1 million in funding for a three-year endowment that will provide advanced training to mining engineering students at the University of…

  • News

    It’s great time to be a gold miner

    August 11, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The summer of 2011 is a wonderful time to be a gold miner. The price burst above US$1,800 an ounce on Aug 10, but has since fallen back a bit. Don’t worry. It will rise again given the background of global economic uncertainty.