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  • COVID-19: Ontario and Quebec differ on ‘essential service’ definitions

    March 24, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    Yesterday, Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Quebec Premier Francois Legault both ordered the closure of non-essential businesses, effective as of midnight on Tuesday, Mar. 24. Quebec’s shutdown will last three weeks ending April 13, while Ontario’s shutdown is for two

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    GOLD: Iamgold employee tests positive for Covid-19

    March 16, 2020 by Valentina Ruiz Leotaud

    TORONTO – Canada’s Iamgold is closing its Toronto office for one week after one of its employees tested positive for Covid-19. In a media statement, the miner said that the employee was last in the Toronto office on Mar. 6, and is

  • GOLD: Iamgold posts loss for challenging year

    February 20, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Iamgold posted a net loss from continuing operations of US$373.3 million on revenues of US$1.1 billion after recording a US$395-million impairment charge related to its Westwood mine in Quebec. Westwood experienced increased seismic activity in the fourth quarter

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    MINING PEOPLE: Crystal Lake, Eldorado, Falcon, First Majestic, Gold Lion, Grid Metals, Hannan, Iamgold, Roscan, Western Atlas

    January 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Canadian explorer Crystal Lake Mining has appointed Cole Evans as CEO and to its board as a director. Maurizio Napoli, the company’s interim CEO, will remain its president, vice-president of exploration and director. Evans is the co-founder, president and CEO

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    GOLD: Iamgold to sell its interest in Sadiola to Allied Gold

    December 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MALI – Canadian gold producer Iamgold has announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell its 41% interest in the Sadiola joint venture to Australian-based Allied Gold for total consideration of up to US$52.5 million in cash. Under

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    GOLD: Iamgold plans ramp-up for Westwood

    December 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – The latest guidance for Iamgold’s Westwood underground mine suggests production of 100,000 oz. to 125,000 oz. of gold a year over the next three to four years – in line with levels achieved over the past eight quarters.

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    GOLD: Iamgold grows interest in Nelligan project

    December 12, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    QUEBEC – Canada’s Iamgold increased its undivided interest in the Nelligan joint venture project by a further 24% to now hold an aggregate undivided interest of 75% in the property. To do so, the miner completed a mineral resource estimate and delivered

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    RESEARCH: Two schools, six producers extend RIME partnership to 2026

    November 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Two universities – Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (UQAT) and Polytechnique Montréal – and six mining companies – Agnico Eagle Mines, Canadian Malartic Mine, Iamgold, Glencore’s Raglan mine, Newmont Goldcorp’s Eleonore mine, and Rio Tinto Fer et Titane

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    GOLD: Iamgold study expands Essakane mine

    November 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – A feasibility study has found that increasing the carbon-in-leach (CIL) plant capacity and postponing the heap leach operation to the end of the mine life is more economical than operating both a heap leach and the CIL

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    AWARD: AEMQ gives nod to Iamgold’s Nelligan discovery

    October 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Iamgold Corp. of Toronto has won the award for Discovery of the Year by the Association de l’Exploration Miniere du Quebec for its Nelligan gold project. The presentation was made at AMEC’s meeting on Oct. 23, 2019, in

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    GOLD: Iamgold reports initial 3.2M-oz inferred resource at Nelligan project

    October 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Iamgold Corp. of Toronto reports the first resources numbers – with 3.2 million oz. of gold – at its Nelligan joint venture project 60 km southwest of Chibougamau. The project is owned 51% and operated by Iamgold, and

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    GOLD: Iamgold makes new high grade find at Karita

    October 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GUINEA – Toronto-based Iamgold says it has made a new discovery at its Karita gold project in the northeastern part of the country thanks to the results from reverse circulation drilling. The program confirmed the presence of multiple zones of