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    GOLD: Roxgold receives permits for Bagassi South mine

    January 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURKINA FASO – Toronto-based Roxgold has received permitting approval for the development of the Bagassi South underground gold mine. Bagassi is part of the Yaramoko project 200 km southwest from the capital city of Ouagadougou. The Bagassi project has a

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    Six gold juniors developing high-impact projects around the world

    April 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    With gold prices holding above US$1,200 per oz. and money flowing back into earlier-stage exploration and development projects, gold juniors are poised to make progress at projects around the world this year. Here is a look at six such companies.

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    GOLD: Roxgold declares commercial production at Yaramoko mine

    October 4, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURKINA FASO – Roxgold, a Canadian company headquartered in Toronto, has declared commercial production at its Yaramoko gold mine in this west African country. Gold production totaled 32,987 oz in Q3 2016. Yaramoko is a high grade, low cost underground

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    Roxgold reports maiden resource on Bagassi South’s QV1 target

    May 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Roxgold (TSXV: ROG; US-OTC: ROGFF) expects to become a junior producer in June when it pours the first gold from its Yaramoko project in Burkina Faso. In the meantime, the company is adding 200,000 oz of gold to the project from

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    GOLD: Roxgold readies Yaramoko for start by mid-year

    February 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURKINA FASO – Roxgold Inc. of Toronto says development of its Yaramoko gold project is on budget and on time for a Q2 2016 start to commissioning. The project, 200 km southwest of Ouagadougou, has a budget of US$110.8 million,

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    GOLD: Roxgold updates Yaramoko development

    December 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURKINA FASO – Toronto-based Roxgold has drawn down a further US$21 million of it US$75 million six-year senior secured financing as overall construction at the Yaramoko gold project is 60% complete. Underground work is on track, and the Armtec tunnel

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    Roxgold lands final permit at Yaramoko

    February 5, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Violent protests in Burkina Faso that forced strongman Blaise Compaoré to resign his presidency in November after ruling the country for 27 years was just one of the uncertainties Roxgold (TSXV: ROG) faced in advancing its 100%…

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    Roxgold secures financing for Yaramoko

    October 7, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Roxgold (TSXV: ROG) has significantly de-risked its Yaramoko project this week with a US$75 million debt financing package from several European banks and a US$15 million equity investment from its underground mining contractor in Africa that…

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    GOLD: Roxgold receives approvals for Yaramoko project

    August 19, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BURKINA FASO – Roxgold Inc. of Toronto has received approvals of both its environmental and social impact studies from the government of Burkina Faso. The company calls the event a “milestone” in the permitting process for its Yaramoko…

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    COMMENT: Show me the money

    March 6, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Canadian mine financing occupied much of the talk at the recent Prospectors & Developers Association Canada’s annual convention. The topic gets hotter and hotter every year as potential investors are lukewarm at best. Now there is reason to…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Bayswater, Centerra, Golden Star, Ivernia, and Roxgold

    December 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Bayswater Uranium Corp. of Vancouver has named Victor A. Tanka president and CEO of the company. He replaces George Leary who will retain his seat on the Bayswater board.

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    Roxgold rushes initial resource at Yaramoko

    August 8, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Vancouver-based explorer Roxgold continues to advance its Yaramoko gold project in Burkina Faso, West Africa, despite lingering questions stemming from an unresolved proxy battle with a group of prominent shareholders. The…