Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


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    SILVER-LEAD: Alexco tightens belt

    June 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Due to the relatively low price of zinc and silver, Alexco Resource Corp. of Vancouver has announced several belt-tightening measures including layoffs, capital projects roll-back, vendor discussions, deferral of new mine…

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    Endeavour gets El Cubo back on track

    June 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Endeavour Silver (EDR-T, EXK-N) has its El Cubo mine in Guanajuato, Mexico, up and running again.

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    Kootenay adds gold to Promontorio resource

    May 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Kootenay Silver (KTN-V) always knew there was gold alongside the silver at its flagship Promontorio project in Sonora, Mexico, but without proof the gold was recoverable the company had always excluded the yellow metal from…

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    GOLD: Endeavour’s Agbaou construction on-time, budget

    April 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    COTE D’IVOIRE – Vancouver’s Endeavour Mining Corp. says that construction of its Agbaou gold mine 200 km northwest of Abidjan continues on schedule and on budget toward initial production in Q1 2014. Thus far the company has committed…

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    Hudbay continues to build on Manitoba legacy

    April 18, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Canadian base metal producer Hudbay Minerals (HBM-T) laid a foundation for success on the Flin Flon Greenstone Belt in northern Manitoba roughly 85 years ago. During that time the company has developed 26 mines in the region…

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    SILVER-ZINC: Huldra’s Merritt mill reaches commercial output

    April 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Huldra Silver of Vancouver says its mill at Merritt reached commercial production on March 26, 2013. In the first half of March, 92.58 dry metric tonnes of lead-silver concentrate and 131.24 dry metric tonnes of zinc…

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    GOLD: Blackwater measured and indicated numbers growing

    April 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based New Gold reports an increase in measured and indicated resources at its Blackwater gold project 150 km south of Vanderhoof in the first three months of this year. The M&I resources now stand at 396.9…

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    El Tigre pushes to process historic tailings to create cash for new exploration

    April 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Most junior explorers face the same quandary. They own a prospective project, or perhaps several, but have no sources of income, which means finding the funds to explore their prospective lands is a constant struggle.

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    ZINC-GOLD-COPPER: Chieftain takes fresh look at Tulsequah VMS

    April 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Chieftain Metals of Vancouver has spent the last six months compiling and interpreting over five decades of historical data from the Tulsequah volcanogenic massive sulphide property. As a result of the…

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    GOLD-SILVER: $140M raised for Inmaculada development in Peru

    March 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PERU – International Minerals Corp., headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ, and traded on the TSX, has secured a US$140-million term loan facility with which to partially fund construction of the Inmaculada gold-silver mine located southwest of…

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    Positive initial economics for Gold Canyon’s Springpole

    March 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – For US$438 million Gold Canyon Resources (GCU-V) could transform its Springpole project in northern Ontario into a profitable gold-silver mine, according to a new preliminary economic assessment (PEA).

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    Unigold works to connect the golden dots at Neita

    March 5, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Drills continue to hit near-surface gold mineralization at Unigold’s Neita project in the Dominican Republic.