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    GOLD: Desert Gold expands Senegal Mali Shear Zone project

    July 6, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    MALI – Desert Gold Ventures has announced that it has acquired a 95% interest in the Sola West concession in western Mali. Sola West is a 16-sq.-km land package that fills a strategic, 4-km property gap, on the company’s Senegal Mali

  • GOLD: Iamgold advances permitting for Côté

    June 29, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Iamgold‘s 70%-owned Côté gold project in northern Ontario has received a key federal permitting approval, taking it one step closer to a construction decision. The approval, under the Fisheries Act, is related to impacts on fish habitats and tailings

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    GOLD: Iamgold sees potential to extend Nelligan footprint

    June 18, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Drill results from Iamgold’s 75%-owned Nelligan joint venture project suggest potential for a western extension of the existing resource and confirm the data in the existing resource model. In its most recent release, the company has reported assays

  • GOLD: Iamgold suspends Rosebel after work stoppage, COVID cases

    June 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – A work stoppage at Iamgold‘s Rosebel gold mine in Suriname has forced the company to suspend operations as the mid-tier reports its first cases of COVID-19 at the mine. The company says seven personnel at the mine have

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    GOLD: Genesis drills 19.7 metres of 1.36 g/t gold at Chevrier in Quebec

    June 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Genesis Metals has released assay results for four holes completed at its 290-sq.-km Chevrier gold project near Chibougamau. The drill highlights include 19.7 metres of 1.36 g/t gold starting at 74.6 metres, 7.4 metres of 1.79 g/t gold

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    GOLD: Iamgold buys Monarch’s Fayolle deposit for $11.5M

    June 1, 2020 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    QUEBEC – Canada’s Monarch Gold is selling its Fayolle property in western Quebec to fellow miner Iamgold in a cash and share deal valued at $11.5 million. The Montreal-based company said the transaction will see Iamgold issuing $9.7 million in shares to Monarch and a $300,000 cash

  • GOLD: Iamgold cuts 9.8 metres of 27.8 g/t gold at Rouyn project

    May 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Iamgold has reported results from its 2020 drill program at the Rouyn project, near Rouyn-Noranda, including a 9.8-metre interval of 27.8 g/t gold starting at 195 metres downhole. The star intercept, which was drilled in the Lac Gamble

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    MINING PEOPLE: CIM, Copper Reef Mining, Smooth Rock Ventures, Surge Exploration

    May 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Rui Botica Santos has joined the board of Ascendant Resources with Guillermo Kaelin stepping down as a director. John Percival has joined the board of advisors of Bam Bam Resources. Gerbrand van Heerden is now CFO of BMC Minerals, a

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    GOLD: Iamgold produces 170,000 oz. in Q1, tweaks guidance due to COVID-19

    May 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Miner Iamgold released its first quarter results, reporting production of 170,000 oz. at all-in sustaining costs of US$1,230 per oz. In the release, the company noted that while it did achieve its production targets for the quarter, output

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    COVID-19: Quebec mines now an essential service

    April 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    With Monday’s announcement from Quebec Premier François Legault declaring mining operations in the province an essential service, mines will be allowed to start back up on Wednesday, Apr. 15, with additional health and safety precautions. In response, miners have issued releases

  • 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