Canadian Mining Journal

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited

  • News

    GOLD: Agnico-Eagle takes over as operator at Homestake Ridge

    November 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The second phase of exploration at the Homestake Ridge gold property 32 km southeast of Stewart has been completed by 100% owner Homestake Resource Corp. of Vancouver. Having funded the second phase of work,…

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    GOLD: Meliadine resource grows

    November 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Toronto’s Agnico-Eagle Mines says that the US$40-million, 2012 exploration program at the Meliadine gold project near Rankin Inlet has added significantly to the resource thanks to work done in the Wesmeg and Normeg zones.

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    Feds build regulatory foundation for future growth in the North

    November 8, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — In a bid to nurture economic growth in Canada’s northern territories, the federal government announced its Northern Jobs and Growth Act on Nov. 6. John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development,…

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    GOLD DEVELOPMENT: Agnico board okays La India build

    September 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – The directors of Toronto-based Agnico-Eagle Gold Mines have approved the US$158-million La India open pit gold mine and heap leach. Construction will begin immediately, and production is expected in 2014.

  • Feature

    Forty of our Finest

    August 1, 2012 by Marilyn Scales

    Reports have been read. Numbers crunched. Comparisons made. Now our annual look at Canada’s Top 40 mining companies is ready.

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    Promise of stimulus lifts TSX

    July 31, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The TSX Composite Index rose 231 points to 11,766.36 for the July 23-27 period as investors chose to focus on the themes of potential monetary easing and a leveling off of the European debt crisis.

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    GOLD DEVELOPMENT: Agnico-Eagle to mine satellite zones at Goldex

    July 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Agnico-Eagle Mines is going ahead with the development of the M and E satellite zones at the Goldex gold mine in Val d’Or. The company suspended mining at Goldex in October 2011 because of a groundwater inflow…

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    GOLD EXPLORATION: Agnico makes new discovery at Meliadine

    June 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Toronto’s Agnico-Eagle Mines has discovered a new zone of gold mineralization at tis Meliadine project 28 km northwest of Rankin Inlet. The Normeg zone lies on the west end of the Wesmeg deposit. Drilling returned assays…

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    ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS: Agnico-Eagle makes training commitment to Nunavut youth

    April 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Toronto-based Agnico-Eagle Mines and the Nunavut Department of Education have signed a memorandum of understanding concerning the mining company’s commitment to training the youth of the territory. The aim is to encourage…

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    GOLD RESOURCES: Agnico-Eagle offers new numbers for Meadowbank mine

    March 27, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Agnico-Eagle Mines of Toronto has filed a 43-101 report confirming new reserves and resources at its Meadowbank gold mine near Baker Lake. The report was based on data collected through Dec. 3, 2011.

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    Snags at year-end for gold miners

    February 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    As they release their year-end numbers, Canadian gold miners are for the most part taking advantage of the strong gold price. The average price per ounce in 2011 was $1,571.52 allowing records to be set for revenues, ounces produced, cash flows…

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    PERSPECTIVE: Strong prices support third-quarter profits

    October 27, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Third-quarter results from some of Canada’s biggest mining companies are have been popping up in our inbox. Most are sporting adjectives such as “record” “near-record”. That’s not surprising given the continuing high commodity prices for gold,…