Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


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    Gold bounces back on demand fundamentals

    May 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — The World Gold Council (WGC) released its first quarter 2012 Gold Demand Trends Report heading into the May long weekend, citing increased investment and jewellery demand in China, the rise of exchange traded funds (ETFs), and…

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    GOLD RESOURCE: New Carolin outlines 690,000 oz at Ladner project

    May 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – According to the latest 43-101 report, New Carolin Gold Corp. of White Rock, BC, estimates that there is a total of 691,540 oz of gold in the inferred resource at its Ladner gold project near Hope. The gold occurs in…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Casa Berardi mine yields more stacked lenses

    May 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The exploration drilling program undertaken by Aurizon Mines of Vancouver at its Casa Berardi gold mine 65 km north of La Sarre has identified additional stacked lenses. The program was undertaken to improve the quality of the…

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    FINANCING: HudBay to issue notes worth $400-M

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – HudBay Minerals has announced its intention to offer senior unsecured notes in the aggregate principal amount of US$400 million. They will be due in 2020. The company’s brief news release said it intends to use the…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Fire reported in Osisko’s Malartic mill

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal reported on May 10, 2012, that there had been a fire in its Malartic gold mill. Evidently, the fire was started by welding in proximity to the No.4 cyclone area about 11:45 pm on May 9 and spread…

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    GOLD-COPPER STUDY: Seabridge tweaks KSM pre-feasibility

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based Seabridge Gold has revised the pre-feasibility study for its KSM gold-copper project 65 km northwest of Stewart. The base case life of mine cash operating costs are estimated at only $148/oz of gold…

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    CONCENTRATE SALE: BCGold inks deal for Engineer gold output

    May 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – BCGold Corp. of Vancouver has arranged to sell the gravity concentrate recovered during bulk sampling at its Engineer gold mine near Atlin to a new Jersey-based precious metals merchant. About 800 kg of material is…

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    Foran jumps into action in Saskatchewan

    May 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    FLIN FLON, Manitoba — Foran Mining is gaining steam at its flagship McIlvenna Bay volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) project in east-central Saskatchewan, west of Flin Flon, MB.

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    GOLD MINING: Young-Davidson pours first dor bar

    May 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – AuRico Gold of Toronto is ramping up to commercial production at the Young-Davidson gold mine near Kirkland Lake following the first gold pour at the end of April 2012. Commercial production is expected to be declared early in…

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    PGM-GOLD RESOURCE: Pacific North West reports on River Valley project

    May 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Pacific North West Capital of Vancouver has released new resource numbers for its River Valley PGM-gold property 60 km east of Sudbury.

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    Goldcorp’s growth profile could eclipse Red Lake fumble

    May 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Vancouver-based major Goldcorp Inc. stumbled out of­­ the gate to start the year, as adverse-ground conditions and grade variability at its flagship Red Lake gold mine 230 km northwest of Dryden, ON, contributed to an…

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    ABORIGINAL RELATIONS: Yukon- Nevada signs socio-economic agreement with Kaska First Nations

    April 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Yukon-Nevada Gold and its wholly owned subsidiary, Ketza River Holdings, have signed a socio-economic participation agreement (SEPA) with five Kaska First Nations located in both Yukon and British Columbia. The agreement was…