Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


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    SILVER-BASE METALS: Bolivia gives nod to Apogee’s Pulacayo

    October 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BOLIVIA- Apogee Silver of Toronto has received approval of the environmental impact assessment from the Bolivian government for its Pulacayo silver and base metals project in the southeastern part of the country. Receipt of the approval is a…

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    WCB Resources unveils multi-million ounce gold-silver deposit

    October 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Things look to be heating up for junior explorer WCB Resources (TSXV: WCB) on the small island of Misima around 630 km southeast of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. The company has been quiet on the news front for nearly a…

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    Silver Wheaton’s model thrives in tough times

    October 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    After inventing the precious metal stream back in 2004 Silver Wheaton (TSX: SLW; NYSE: SLW) has noticed the landscape getting more crowded.

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    Ascot rises on renewed drill program at Premier

    September 30, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Two revamped option agreements have enabled Ascot Resources (TSXV: AOT) to go from being a cash strapped company unable to explore of its projects to a well funded junior with three drills pulling promising intercepts from its…

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    Six years and $700M later, Taseko celebrates a new, improved Gibraltar mine

    September 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    WILLIAMS LAKE, BC – When Taseko Mines (TSX: TKO) re-opened Gibraltar near Williams Lake in 2006, the 36-year old mine had enough ore to feed its 30,000-t/d mill for just over three years.

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    SILVER: Endeavour boosts guidance 20%

    September 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Vancouver-based Endeavour Silver Corp. is raising its 2013 guidance for silver production by 20% to 6.0 million oz. The company has three producing underground mines – Guanacevi mine in Durango state and the Bolanitos and…

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    PNG Gold hits more high grade at Imwauna

    September 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Every time drills probe the main Imwauna vein system at PNG Gold’s (TSXV: PGK) Normanby project in Papua New Guinea they return high grade gold from a steeply dipping structure that is narrow but easy to access because a…

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    COPPER-SILVER: Chibougamau Camp drilling yields copper, silver

    September 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Going back over old ground sometimes pays off. Chibougamau Independent Mines of Rouyn-Noranda, QC, received promising assays from the very first drill hole that tested a target in an area of historical drilling at its Chibougamau…

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    Dundee impresses with maiden estimate at Kapan

    September 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Dundee Precious Metals (TSX: DPM) released its much anticipated maiden resource estimate for the Shahumyan deposit at its Kapan mine in Armenia, and the market likes what it sees.

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    Impact Silver finds success in a measured growth strategy

    August 14, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — It is becoming exceedingly difficult to be a successful precious metals producer, but for juniors like Impact Silver (TSXV: IPT) these tough markets are an opportunity to show why fiscal restraint and measured growth are keys…

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    West Kirkland’s PEA at TUG hit by lower gold price

    August 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Nevada-focused gold explorer West Kirkland Mines (TSXV: WKM) has unveiled a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its TUG gold-silver deposit on the Long Canyon gold trend along the Utah-Nevada border in Elko County. The…

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    AWARD: Durango salutes Avino safety record

    July 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Avino Silver and Gold Mines of Vancouver has been recognized for its outstanding efforts to improve safety conditions for workers and employees as well as its contributions to local communities in Durango where it operates a…