Canadian Mining Journal


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    STUDY: Trilogy releases Arctic project feasibility with strong returns

    August 20, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – Trilogy Metals has announced the results of a feasibility study on its 50%-held Arctic copper-zinc-lead-silver-gold project in northwestern Alaska’s Ambler mining district. The latest study suggests a 10,000-tonne-per-day, 12-year open pit operation, with a conventional mill and flotation

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    Mexican gov’t greenlights Orla Mining’s Camino Rojo

    August 20, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Mexico has approved the environmental impact statement (EIS) for Orla Mining’s (TSX: OLA) Camino Rojo oxide gold project in Zacatecas state — clearing the way for mine construction to start. The approval from the Mexican Federal Environmental Department (Semarnat) also satisfies

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    Americas Gold and Silver hits high-grade silver at Galena complex

    August 19, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Americas Gold and Silver (TSX: USA) has announced drill results from two holes at its Galena complex in the Silver Valley of northwest Idaho, 3 km west of Wallace in Shoshone County. The Galena Complex consists of the operating Galena mine,

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    SILVER: Silver One updates Candelaria heap leach resource

    August 18, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Silver One has released an updated resource estimate for the heap leach pads at the Candelaria project in Nevada, 209 km southeast of Reno. Indicated resources stand at 22.2 million tonnes, grading 42.1 g/t silver (based on fire

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    ZINC-LEAD-SILVER: Fireweed Zinc consolidates Macmillan Pass

    August 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Fireweed Zinc is accelerating the exercise of three property option agreements to hold a 100% stake in the 544-sq.-km Macmillan Pass project, 400 km east of Whitehorse – the company has signed amended option agreements to speed up

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    COMMODITIES: B of A forecasts US$3,000 gold, US$35 silver

    August 12, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    UNITED STATES – In April, Bank of America Global Research increased its 18-month price target on gold from US$2,000 per oz. to US$3,000 per oz. and forecast an average gold price in 2020 of US$1,695 per oz. and US$2,063 per oz.

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    COPPER: Solaris drills long copper intercept at Warintza in Ecuador

    August 11, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – The initial hole from the first drill program in 20 years at Solaris Resources’ 268-sq.-km Warintza project in south-east Ecuador hit 567 metres of 1% copper-equivalent (0.8% copper, 0.04% molybdenum and 0.1 g/t silver) starting at surface. According

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    Mexico Snapshot: Eight companies to watch

    August 11, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    Mexico is an attractive destination for Canadian miners with its mining-friendly policies, prospective mineral belts and well-developed infrastructure and legislation. Below, we provide an overview of eight companies with exploration, development and production-stage assets in the country.  Americas Gold and

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    GOLD: Unigold drills high-grade intercept at Neita

    August 11, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – The longest and highest-grade intercept drilled so far at Ungiold’s Neita concession in the Dominican Republic “suggests that sulphide mineralization may have a steeper plunge to the northeast than originally interpreted, but, most importantly, it suggests that the system

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    GOLD-SILVER: Inomin shares jump on Mexico property acquisitions

    August 11, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Inomin Mines’ shares surged 15% on Monday following its recent property acquisitions to extend the company’s project portfolio beyond Canada. Last week, the Vancouver-based miner entered an agreement to acquire the La Gitana and Pena Blanca gold-silver projects in Mexico from

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    GoGold Resources advances flagship Los Ricos project

    August 10, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Since co-founding his first junior mining company, Gammon Gold, in his garage in Halifax, N.S., in 1994, Bradley Langille has spent the majority of his career outside of the country – hunting for precious metals and building mines in Mexico.

  • Eric Sprott takes $10M stake in Vizsla Resources

    August 5, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Vizsla Resources (TSXV: VZLA) has closed a bought deal private placement for 16 million units of the company at a price of $1.87 per unit for gross proceeds of $30 million and includes the exercise in full of the underwriters’ over-allotment