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  • Gran Colombia terminates bid for Guyana Goldfields

    May 27, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Gran Colombia Gold (TSX: GCM; US-OTC: TPRFF) has walked away from its proposed acquisition of Guyana Goldfields (TSX: GUY; US-OTC: GUYFF) and terminated its plan of arrangement for a three-way merger with Gold X Mining (TSXV: GLDX; US-OTC: SSPFX). Gran Colombia had envisioned creating a

  • Silvercorp amends Guyana merger terms with improved offer

    May 19, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    TORONTO – Silvercorp Metals and Guyana Goldfields have agreed to amend the terms of their merger arrangement, which would see Silvercorp making a significantly higher offer than the previously announced $105 million deal. The parties came to a new agreement following receipt

  • GOLD: Gran Colombia proposes merger with Gold X, Guyana Goldfields

    May 11, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Producer Gran Colombia Gold has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement for a business combination with Gold X Mining. The company has also submitted a proposal to acquire Guyana Goldfields in an all-share deal, which, on

  • News

    Coeur to acquire JDS’ Silvertip mine in BC for US$200M

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — U.S.-based Coeur Mining (NYSE: CDE) is coming to British Columbia pending a US$200-million cash-and-shares deal for JDS Silver and the fledgling Silvertip silver-zinc-lead mine 16 km south of the Yukon border. The company plans to close the underground operation for around six months

  • News

    Silvercorp Poised to Leverage Success in China into Future Growth

    September 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Silvercorp Metals (TSX: SVM; NYSE-American: SVM) is coming off a stellar 18 months wherein it generated significant shareholder value. The company has leveraged a strategic land position in China’s Ying high grade silver-lead-zinc district, alongside an innovative approach to underground, narrow vein

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Focus Graphite, Silvercorp, Teck, and White Pine

    September 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Focus Graphite of Ottawa has named Don Baxter its new COO. He is a former president of Northern Graphite and was mine superintendent at the Kearny graphite mine in the 1990s.

  • Feature

    A far-sighted site

    December 1, 2012 by Russell Noble

    When Silvercorp Metals Inc of Vancouver acquired an exploration permit for the Gaocheng (GC) silver-lead-zinc property in southern China in April 2008, the entire mining industry was in the midst of one of its bleakest moments in history.

  • News

    SILVER-LEAD-ZINC RESOURCE: Silvercorp reports Silvertip numbers

    July 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Silvercorp Metals has received the first independent 43-101-compliant report for the Silvertip silver-lead-zinc property 85 km southwest of Watson Lake. The report was prepared by Golder Associates.

  • News

    CANADIAN PERSPECTIVE: Money flowing again for best projects

    March 11, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    There is light at the end of the ramp. There have been several financings in the hundreds-of-million-dollar range s…

  • News

    SILVER EXPLORATION – Chinese project yields over 1,900 g/t Ag

    February 8, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    CHINA – SILVERCORP METALS of Vancouver reports that a tunnel at its Ying silver project in Henan Province has inte…

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    SILVER-LEAD-ZINC EXPLORATION – Silvercorp hits over 3,200 g/t in China

    January 8, 2006 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    CHINA – Vancouver-based SILVERCORP METALS reports that it has encountered a new bonanza-grade silver-lead-zinc vein…

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    SILVER EXPLORATION – Assay tops 9,000 g/t Ag at Ying project

    July 6, 2005 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    CHINA – Vancouver-based SILVERCORP METALS reports finding more extremely high-grade massive galena sheets at its Yi…