Canadian Mining Journal


Columbus Gold Corporation


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    Columbus Gold broadens footprint in French Guiana

    May 29, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Columbus Gold (TSX: CGT; US-OTC: CGTFF) wants to become a dominant player in the fledgling gold mining industry in French Guiana, an overseas department of France on the northeast coast of South America, which is made up mainly of tropical rainforest.

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    EXPLORATION: The Americas, West Africa and Australasia remain popular

    March 5, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While gold miners have been making substantial profits in recent quarters thanks to rising gold prices and better operational and financial discipline, they continue to seek new ounces via the drill bit to fill their production pipeline. Below is look

  • Nordgold boosts equity stake in Columbus Gold

    January 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Russian billionaire Alexey Mordashov’s mining company, Nordgold, has increased its stake in Canadian junior Columbus Gold (TSX: CGT; US-OTC) to 9.96% on a non-diluted basis and 11.18% if it were to exercise all of its warrants. The Moscow-headquartered company acquired 4.61 million units

  • GOLD: Columbus Gold plans spin-out of US projects

    November 20, 2017 by Matthew Keevil, The Northern Miner

    VANCOUVER — Columbus Gold is hoping to unlock “unrecognized value” within its extensive portfolio of U.S. precious metal prospects. The company recently announced dates for the pending spin-out of Allegiant Gold, which will inherit 14 “drill-ready” properties across Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and

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    MINING PEOPLE: Allegiant Gold, Detour Gold, Lupaka, and Power Metals

    September 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Andy Wallace has been named CEO of Allegiant Gold, a subsidiary to be spun out of Columbus Gold of Vancouver. Wallace is the principal of Cordex Exploration credited with nine gold discoveries in Nevada. The new COO of Detour Gold

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    Columbus Gold CEO talks Montagne d’Or feasibility, Eastside drilling

    February 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Columbus Gold (TSX: CGT; US-OTC: CBGDF) had a busy to start to the year courtesy of a recently-released resource update at its Eastside gold project in Nevada and a pending feasibility study (FS) at its Montagne d’Or joint venture in French

  • MERGERS: Juniors to watch as M&A heats up

    July 25, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Gold Report recently published a report by Thibault Lepouttre of Caesars Report in which the author speculates on several Canadian juniors that might become targets of acquisition as precious metals prices rise. First on his list is Columbus Gold

  • Integra diffuses proxy battle between Columbus, Eastmain

    April 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Integra Gold (TSXV: ICG; US-OTC: ICGQF) is making a $6-million strategic equity investment for a 9.9% stake in Quebec focused gold explorer Eastmain Resources (TSX: ER), and is shaking up Eastmain’s management team. The move effectively ends a brewing proxy battle between

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    GOLD: Columbus pleased with Montagne d’Or PEA

    July 8, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    FRENCH GUIANA – Vancouver’s Columbus Gold Corp. says its is pleased with the preliminary economic assessment of the Montagne d’Or gold deposit at the Paul Isnard project. SRK Consulting (US) prepared the report.

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    GOLD: Columbus Gold named to OTCQX Best 50

    May 21, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Columbus Gold Corp. has been named to the 2015 OTCQX® Best 50, a ranking of top performing companies traded on the exchange.

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    Columbus Gold to launch $20M exploration and development program

    May 4, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Over the next 12 months, Columbus Gold (TSXV: CGT), a small junior with a market cap of just $64 million, will oversee the investment of $20 million on exploration and development at its two gold projects, Eastside in Nevada and Paul…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Athabasca Minerals, Columbus Gold, Gespeg Copper, and Wood Buffalo Environmental

    January 10, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Joseph Denis is now operations manager for the northern Alberta aggregate operations of Edmonton’s Athabasca Minerals. He is a graduate (honours) from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology in civil engineering.