Canadian Mining Journal


Petaquilla Minerals Ltd


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    Petaquilla could lose Molejon mine

    January 13, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Vancouver-based Petaquilla Minerals (TSX: PTQ; OTCBB: PTQMF), operator of the Molejon open pit gold mine in Panama, is facing scrutiny from Canadian and Panamanian regulators, leading to a possible cancellation of its mining…

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    COPPER-GOLD: First Quantum, Petaquilla reach $60M deal on Molejon and Cobre Panama

    May 12, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PANAMA – Minera Panama, a subsidiary of Vancouver’s First Quantum Minerals, and Petaquilla Minerals have reached a deal worth $60 million to completely separate operations of Petaquilla’s Molejon gold mine and First Quantum’s Cobre Panama…

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    COPPER: Inmet, Petaquilla reach commercial agreement

    February 25, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PANAMA – Inmet Mining Corp. of Toronto and Petaquilla Minerals of Vancouver have reached a commercial agreement covering their adjacent copper projects. The deal relates to aggregate procurement, land access and use, settlement of certain…

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    Inmet boosts copper reserves as First Quantum bid looms

    February 20, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — As its future hangs in the balance, Canadian base metals producer Inmet Mining continued to increase its value via a global resource update on Feb. 11, which was highlighted by a 22% jump in proven and probable copper reserves.

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    Inmet rejects First Quantum’s takeover bid

    November 29, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Shares of Inmet Mining got a sudden boost in late day trading as it made two separate announcements, indicating it has turned down a takeover bid from First Quantum Minerals and has adopted a shareholder rights plan to provide it more time to…

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    Inmet, Petaquilla continue to play tug of war

    October 29, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — In what is becoming an increasingly frosty situation, Vancouver-based companies Inmet Mining and Petaquilla Minerals continue to squabble over a potential takeover bid that would see the larger Inmet absorb its Panamanian…

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    RECOGNITION: Petaquilla Gold largest exporter in Panama for second consecutive year

    February 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PANAMA – For the second consecutive year Petaquilla Gold, a subsidiary of Petaquilla Minerals of Vancouver, has received public recognition for being the largest exporter in Panama in 2011. The designation commemorated at an event in…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Atacama, Cline Mining, Excel Gold, Opawica, Petaquilla, Romarco and Trueclaim

    November 15, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Tim Miller has joined Vancouver-based Atacama Minerals as its new president and CEO, effective Dec. 1, 2009, u…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Petaquilla and Trelawney

    September 20, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Vancouver’s Petaquilla Minerals has named Chris Davie its new president and CEO. COO Joao Manuel will become t…

  • CYANIDE MANAGEMENT: Petaquilla signs accord

    May 3, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    WASHINGTON, DC – Petaquilla Minerals of Vancouver has become the latest company to sign the International Cyanide M…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Atna Resources, Barrick, FNX, Petaquilla and Takara

    December 28, 2008 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Atna Resources of Denver has named David Watkins it executive chairman, and he will be stepping down from his respo…

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    COPPER DEVELOPMENT Petaquilla prepared for fast track

    May 9, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PANAMA The work program has been approved to fast track development of the Petaquilla large open-pit sulphide cop…