Canadian Mining Journal

Nevsun Resources Ltd

  • Feature

    Legal uncertainty increasing when doing business abroad

    June 1, 2020 by Richard Swan and Gannon Beaulne

    Richard Swan and Gannon Beaulne of Bennett Jones discuss the growing legal uncertainty for miners operating abroad, illustrated by the Araya v Nevsun Resources case.

  • LEGAL CONCERNS: What the Nevsun human rights case means for other Canadian miners

    April 13, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    A recent Supreme Court decision pertaining to Nevsun Resources could have big implications for other Canadian mining companies with foreign operations, opening them up to human rights claims stemming from their operations abroad. The lawsuit against Nevsun, Nevsun vs. Araya,

  • GOLD: Zijin Mining to acquire Continental Gold for $1.4B

    December 2, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    COLOMBIA – In the latest mega-deal sweeping the gold sector, Zijin Mining Group is buying Continental Gold for $1.4 billion in cash. The cash-rich Chinese gold miner is on an acquisition spree. In early November it said it would buy copper-gold assets

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Detour Gold, Nevsun, Strongco, and Taseko

    January 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Detour Gold Corp. of Toronto has named Bill Williams as interim CEO, following the resignation of Michael Kenyon. The company is seeking a permanent executive. Following its takeover by Zijin Mining Group, Vancouver’s Nevsun Resources has announced these executive appointments:

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Newrange Gold, Argo Gold, Silver Spruce Resources and Nevsun Resources

    January 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Robert Archer has been appointed CEO of Vancouver-based Newrange Gold. He is a professional geologist with more than 35 years’ experience in the industry and was a cofounder and CEO of Great Panther Silver. He joined the board of Newrange

  • MERGER: Nevsun agrees to $1.8B takeover by Zijin Mining

    September 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Vancouver-based Nevsun Resources has agreed to a friendly takeover by Zijin Mining Group of Fujian, China. Zijin is offering an all-cash deal of C$6.00 per share for all the issued and outstanding shares of Nevsun, making the deal

  • Nevsun rejects $1.5B proposal from Euro Sun and Lundin Mining

    May 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nevsun Resources (TSX: NSU; NYSE: NSU) is rejecting an unsolicited proposal by Euro Sun Mining (TSX: ESM) and Lundin Mining (TSX: LUN) that it says lacks adequate value and has a problematic structure. The mining company argues the cash and share proposal undervalues its high-grade

  • News

    Nevsun completes prefeasibility at Timok

    April 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nevsun Resources (TSX: NSU; NYSE-AM: NSU) has a busy year ahead. In early April, the mid-tier base metals company released a prefeasibility study for the Cukaru Peki Upper Zone, part of its 213 sq. km Timok copper-gold project near Bor, Serbia.

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: CSA Global, Nevsun, and Revival Gold

    January 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CSA Global has announced that one of the company’s partners and longest serving consultants, Dr. Neal Reynolds,  is relocating to Vancouver from corporate headquarters in Australia. His 30 years of worldwide experience includes project management, due diligence and expert reporting.

  • News

    Nevsun cuts mine life in half at Bisha; extends study timeline for Timok

    August 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Newly appointed CEO Peter Kukielski hasn’t wasted much time putting his imprint on Nevsun Resources (TSX: NSU; NYSE: NSU). The Stanford University educated civil engineer who joined the company in May is moving quickly to put his expertise to work in re-assessing

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: AME, Cameco, EnviroLeach, and Nevsun

    May 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Association for Mineral Exploration in Vancouver has welcomed Edie Thome as its new president and CEO. She brings a wealth of experience in government relations, permitting and public affairs as well as on-the-ground experience working with stakeholders, First Nations,

  • News

    Nevsun trumps Lundin bid for Reservoir’s Timok

    April 27, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – There’s been ample speculation on when Nevsun Resources (TSX: NSU; NYSE-MKT: NSU) would mobilize its substantial capital position in the mergers and acquisitions arena, and on April 24 the company finally pulled the trigger on a US$365-million deal for prospect generator