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Fortuna Silver Mines Inc

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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

  • COVID-19: Coronavirus impacts spread across mining sector

    March 19, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate and Magda Gardner

    As the world seemingly moves into lockdown to halt the transmission of the novel COVID-19 virus, the uncertainty and restrictions on movement are taking a toll on markets and commodities. After initially benefiting from uncertainty around the virus and peaking

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    GOLD: Maiden resource for Tlamino

    January 30, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SERBIA – Medgold has released a maiden inferred mineral resource of 7.1 million tonnes grading 3 g/t gold-equivalent for a total of 680,000 gold-equivalent oz. for the Barje prospect within the Tlamino project. In addition, initial metallurgical test results suggest

  • SILVER: Royalty dispute dogs Fortuna Silver

    January 30, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – Fortuna Silver Mines is contesting demands for a royalty of 3% of the billing value of minerals obtained from the concession hosting its San Jose mine in Oaxaca, Mexico. The company recently received a notice from Mexico’s Direccion

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    Prospero begins phase 2 drilling at Pachuca

    January 29, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    Prospero Silver (TSXV: PSL; US-OTC: PSRVF) has begun phase two drilling at its Pachuca SE project in Hidalgo State, Mexico, shortly after Fortuna Silver Mines (TSX: FVI; NYSE: FSM) exercised its option to acquire up to 70% of the project in late

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    Medgold hunts for gold in Serbia with partner Fortuna

    October 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Medgold Resources (TSXV: MED; US-OTC: MGLDF) is wrapping up a nearly 5,000 metres exploration program at its Tlamino gold-silver-lead-zinc project in southern Serbia that partner Fortuna Silver Mines (TSX: FVI; NYSE: FSM) is funding. Fortuna extended the original 2,400-metre program based on early

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    Fortuna Silver approves construction at Lindero

    October 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Fortuna Silver Mines (TSX: FVI; NYSE: FSM) has greenlit construction of an open pit, heap leach mine at its 100% owned Lindero porphyry gold project located 260 km west of the city of Salta, in northwestern Argentina’s Salta Province. Fortuna acquired

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    SILVER: Fortuna to expand San Jose mill to 3,000 t/d

    December 17, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    MEXICO – Fortuna Silver Mines of Vancouver, operator of the San Jose underground silver mine 47 km south of Oaxaca, plans to increase mill throughput by 50% – to 3,000 from 2,000 t/d. The expansion will be accompanied by…

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    New zone shines for Fortuna Silver at San Jose

    April 30, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – Fresh off an expansion that doubled throughput at the San Jose mine in Mexico, a steady stream of high grade drill results from the Trinidad North zone has Fortuna Silver Mines (TSX: FVI; NYSE: FSM) thinking about growing the…

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    Mid-tier producers grapple with Peru’s growing pains

    June 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — Peru is undoubtedly experiencing a mining boom of global proportions thanks to years of growth and increasing production. The country is currently the world’s No.2 copper producer, No.2 silver producer, No.6 gold producer,…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Alderon, Fortuna Silver and Golder

    August 22, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Alderon Resource Corp. of Vancouver has named Matt Simpson is new COO, effective mid-September 2010. He holds …

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    CANADIAN MINING PERSPECTIVES: Rounding up opportunity in Mexico

    February 6, 2008 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    It seems record numbers of Canadian companies are exploring in Mexico. News of over 65 projects has crossed my desk…