Canadian Mining Journal


Sabina Gold & Silver Corp


  • News

    Sabina adds new discoveries to Back River in Nunavut

    December 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Sabina Gold & Silver’s (TSX: SBB) Back River project is already expected to produce an average of 198,000 oz. of gold a year over an initial mine life of 12 years at all-in sustaining costs of US$620 per oz. gold.

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    GOLD: Sabina to advance Back River to permitting phase

    July 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – The Nunavut Impact Review Board has recommended to the Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada that the Back River gold project should proceed to the licensing phase. Vancouver-based Sabina Gold and Silver owns 100% of the project

  • ECONOMY: Canada’s territories on diverging GDP paths: Conference Board of Canada

    September 22, 2016 by John Cumming, The Northern Miner

    It’s tough enough to have an economy dependent on commodity cycles, but doubly so in the small economies of Canada’s three territories, where the opening or closing of a single mine can make the difference between a growing or shrinking

  • PERMITTING: Sabina suffers permit setback at Back River

    June 20, 2016 by Matthew Keevil, The Northern Miner

    VANCOUVER — The future of Sabina Gold and Silver’s promising Back River gold property, 400 km southwest of the community of Cambridge Bay in Nunavut, has come into question following a decision by the Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) that recommends that permitting

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    Sabina focuses on optionality at Back River project

    May 26, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    A feasibility study for Sabina Gold & Silver’s (TSX: SBB) Back River gold project in Nunavut demonstrates the project is a large, low cost producer, which could be scaled down to lower capital requirements.

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    GOLD: Feasibility positive for Sabina’s Back River project

    May 20, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Vancouver-based Sabina Gold & Silver says the feasibility study for its Back River gold project is positive. Assuming a gold price of US$1,200/oz and a Canadian exchange rate of $0.87, the project has a post tax net present…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Dalradian, Luna Gold, Primero, Sabina Gold & Silver, Suncor, and True North Gems

    February 5, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto-based Dalradian Resources has named Eric Tremblay to the post of COO, effective March 16, 2015. He is currently general manager at the Canadian Malartic gold mine. Stephen Barnes also joins the company as environment manager. Barnes is…

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    Sabina pushes permitting forward at Back River

    January 19, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Sabina Gold & Silver (TSX: SBB) expects to submit a final environmental impact assessment on its Back River gold project in southwestern Nunavut by the middle of this year.

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    GOLD: More tests boost recovery for Sabina’s Back River project

    April 22, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Continued bench scale metallurgical tests on material from the Back River gold project have boosted gold recovery to 93.9% from 88.0%. The advanced exploration project is located in the West Kitikmeot region and owned by Sabina…

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    Drost set to steer Carlisle Goldfields towards production

    February 13, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    After Sandstorm Gold (TSX: SSL) purchased Premier Royalty, Abraham Drost, the latter company’s CEO, found himself looking for his next gig.

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    GOLD: Positive PFS for Sabina’s Back River project

    October 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Sabina Gold and Silver Corp. of Toronto says the results of the pre-feasibility study is positive for its 100% owned Back River gold project in the West Kitikmeot region, about 75 km from tide water at Bathurst Inlet.

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    GOLD: Results promising at Sabina’s Back River project

    August 22, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – The drilling results are positive at the Lone Cow Pond South (LCPS) on the George property, part of the Back River project belonging to Sabina Gold and Silver Corp. of Vancouver. The company completed 43 holes, and has received…