Canadian Mining Journal


  • DIAMONDS: Golden Share allowed to drill in the Marten Falls First Nation territory

    June 5, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – The Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines has issued 10 exploration permits to Golden Share Resources for drilling targets within the Ogoki project and the Kagiami project, located in the Wabassi and Albany River area of the James Bay

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    COPPER-GOLD: New owner Pembridge to reopen Minto mine

    June 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – The sale of the suspended Minto copper-gold mine 240 km northwest of Whitehorse has been a long time coming. The original owner, Vancouver-based Capstone Mining first said it was working on a sale as early as February 2018.

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    GOLD-SILVER: Canada’s Monarca to acquire San José project

    June 4, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Monarca Minerals entered into an option agreement to acquire a 100% interest in the 5,580-hectare San José project located in Chihuahua. To go ahead with the deal, Monarca will pay a total of $150,000 to the mining concession

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    GOLD: New mines to push Canadian output to 7.6 million oz. by 2023

    June 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – Gold production in Canada is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of 2.7% from 2019 to 2023. This, according to GlobalData, Mining Intelligence, Centre means this country’s output will reach 7.6 million oz. four years

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    GOLD: Orefinders to resample historical drilling at Knight property

    June 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Orefinders Resources is making plans to resample and compile 31,900 metres of historical drill core for its Knight gold project 70 km southwest of Kirkland Lake, in the Shining Tree district. The project includes several contiguous zones

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    Central banks, ETFs drive Q1 gold demand

    June 3, 2019 by World Gold Council

    The following is an edited summary from the World Gold Council, based on its “Gold Demand Trends Full Year and Q4 2018” report. To access the report, visit Global gold demand grew to 1,053 tonnes in the first quarter

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    GOLD: Agnico’s Meliadine reaches commercial production

    June 3, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NUNAVUT – Agnico Eagle Mines’ Meliadine mine – its largest gold deposit in terms of resources – achieved commercial production ahead of schedule and below the initial capital budget, the company reports. Total construction costs after crediting pre-commercial gold sales

  • WATER TREATMENT: BQE Water to supply first SART plant in China

    May 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHINA – BQE Water was awarded a contract to proceed with the implementation of a SART p lant at a gold metallurgical facility owned and operated by Shandong Zhongkuang Group located in eastern China. The contract was awarded following the

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    GOLD: Barkerville updates underground Cariboo resources

    May 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Barkerville Gold Mines of Toronto says there are 4.3 million oz. of gold in all categories according to the latest resource estimate at its Cariboo project near Wells. The estimate includes underground resources for the Cow, Island

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    Columbus Gold broadens footprint in French Guiana

    May 29, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Columbus Gold (TSX: CGT; US-OTC: CGTFF) wants to become a dominant player in the fledgling gold mining industry in French Guiana, an overseas department of France on the northeast coast of South America, which is made up mainly of tropical rainforest.

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    GOLD: Permit received for Alamos’ expansion of Island Gold mine

    May 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Alamos Gold has received the amended permit for expansion of the Island Gold mine to 1,200 t/d from the provincial Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks. The mine is located about 83 km northeast of Wawa.

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    GOLD: Bonterra shares resource estimates for Urban Barry camp

    May 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Bonterra Resources, based in Val d’Or, has released a new resource estimate for its three projects – Gladiator, Barry and Moroy – in the Urban Barry camp about 200 km northeast of Val d’Or. For all the deposits,