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    IRON ORE: Rockex updates Lake St. Joseph PEA to $9.4B NPV before tax

    October 15, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Rockex Mining Corp. has updated the preliminary economic assessment for its Lake St. Joseph iron project 100 km northeast of Sioux Lookout. At a pre-tax, 6% discount the project could have a net present value of $9.42

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    Oceanic Iron Ore gets interest from China’s Sinohydro

    October 7, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Sinohydro, one of China’s oldest state-owned enterprises set up shortly after Chairman Mao Zedong’s Communist party swept to power in 1949, says it is “willing and ready” to become an equity shareholder in Oceanic…

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    NICKEL-IRON: First Point, Cliffs rejig Decar project deal

    August 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – First Point Minerals Corp. of Vancouver and Cliffs Natural Resources of Cleveland, OH, have amended their agreement covering the Decar nickel-iron project 80 km north of Fort St James. It is now a contractual joint venture…

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    IRON ORE: Penguin Lake tests creates clean, 65% Fe concentrate

    April 28, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Metallurgical tests carried out on samples of mineralized material from the Penguin Lake project resulted in a clean, 65.3% Fe concentrate. The Penguin Lake project, in the southern Labrador Trough, is owned by Champion Iron and…

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    DEVELOPMENT: Adriana Announces Completion of the Feasibility Study on the Lac Otelnuk Project

    April 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Adriana Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that it has completed a Feasibility Study (“FS”) on the Lac Otelnuk Iron Ore Project (“LOM Project”) located in Nunavik, Québec. Lac Otelnuk Mining Ltd. (“LOM”) is a joint…

  • IRON ORE: Production shows increase in 2015

    April 21, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO: Labrador Iron Ore Royalty Corporation just announced that Iron Ore Company of Canada has released production and sales figures for the first quarter of 2015 as below:

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    IRON ORE: Tata buys LIM’s share of Howse venture

    April 6, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Montreal-based Tata Steel Minerals Canada has acquired the remaining 49% of the Howse joint venture. It bought out its partner, Labrador Iron Mines Holdings, for $5 million in cash. The buyout complied with the terms of the…

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    IRON ORE: Century assesses Joyce Lake, Full Moon and Black Bird projects

    March 2, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR and QUEBEC – Century Iron Mines of Toronto has released updates on three of its projects – the feasibility study for Joyce Lake, the preliminary economic assessment for Full Moon and the maiden 43-101 report for Black Bird…

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    CHROMIUM: Cliffs turns its back on remaining Canadian assets

    February 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – If readers were holding out hope that Cliffs Natural Resources would come to its senses and decide to move forward with its projects in Canada, they can get used to the idea that the US-based company will not be active in Canada…

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    COMMENT: Innu $900M lawsuit against IOC can proceed

    January 7, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Innu First Nations of Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam and Matimekush-Lac John, whose traditional territory (Nitassinan) covers a large part of northeast Quebec and Labrador, have won the right to sue Iron Ore Co. of Canada (owned by Rio Tinto)…

  • DIGEST: What happened over the Holidays

    January 5, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    While everyone, including the CMJ staff, was enjoying some time away from the desk over the last two weeks, there were a few significant stories you might have missed:

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    COMMENT: Economic outlook in 2015 brightens for territories

    December 16, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    OTTAWA – The economic outlook for Canada’s territories looks bright in 2015, according to the latest Territorial Outlook published by the Conference Board of Canada.