Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


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    GOLD: Premier, Barrick double down at South Arturo

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Toronto’s Barrick Gold (operator and 60% owner) and Premier Gold Mines (40%) of Thunder Bay, Ont., have begun development of two projects – the Phase 1 open pit and El Nino underground – at the South Arturo gold

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    GOLD: Royal Canadian Mint issues first coin made with Nunavut gold

    June 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The Royal Canadian Mint has issued the first collectible coin crafted entirely of gold from Nunavut. The 0.1-oz. coin was designed by Inuk artist Andrew Qappik and highlights images of the north – the walrus, ptarmigan, polar bear,

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    GOLD: Skeena cuts more high grades at former Snip mine

    June 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources has assays from 11 more holes of its underground drilling program at the former Snip gold mine in the province’s Golden Triangle. The mine produced 1 million oz. when it operated from 1991 until

  • GOLD: Talks continue between Barrick, Tanzania government

    June 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TANZANIA – The long running tax dispute between Barrick Gold subsidiary Acacia Mining and the government of Tanzania continues. The sides are talking and the discussions are constructive, said Barrick. But the company declined to guess at when the discussions

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    GOLD: Eldorado on track to reopen Lamaque next year

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Vancouver’s Eldorado Gold Corp. says mill refurbishment and underground development at the Lamaque gold project in Val d’Or are both ahead of schedule in preparation to resume commercial production in early 2019. Underground development is averaging over 20

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    GOLD-COPPER: Equinox to spin out copper assets as Solaris Copper

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Equinox Gold Corp. has plans to transfer all its copper assets to a newly incorporated company named Solaris Copper. The new company will continue to advance the copper projects that belong to Equinox. These include the exploration stage

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    GOLD: Anaconda begins work on Point Rousse growth

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Anaconda Mining of Toronto has announced plans to expand the resources at its Point Rousse gold project in the Baie Verte Mining District.  The first order of business is a  5,000-metre diamond drill program at three targets –

  • GOLD: Agreement with Long Lake #58 First Nation for Greenstone project

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont., and 50% partner Centerra Gold of Toronto have signed an agreement with the Long Lake #58 First Nation covering the development and operation of the Greenstone gold mine 275 km northeast

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    GOLD-SILVER: Moss mine ahead of schedule for Northern Vertex

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Vancouver-based Northern Vertex Mining says the Moss gold-silver mine continues to meet or exceed the design targets during commissioning. The open pit and heap leach operations is located in Mojave County. The mill produced 1,276 oz. of gold

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    Iamgold makes headway in West Africa

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s been a big year in West Africa for Iamgold (TSX: IMG; NYSE: AIG). The company kicked off 2018 with high grade assay results from its Siribaya gold project in Mali and completed a prefeasibility study on its Boto gold project in

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    GOLD: IDM updates Red Mountain resources

    June 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – IDM Mining of Vancouver has significantly increased the resources at its Red Mountain gold project in the Golden Triangle near Stewart. The estimate relies heavily on underground drilling done in 2017. Gold contained in the measured resource

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    GOLD: Spanish Mountain outlines 2018 field program

    June 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Spanish Mountain Gold has begun a series of field programs for its Spanish Mountain gold project 70 km northeast of Williams Lake, in the Cariboo division. An exploration drilling program is planned for the Phoenix zone