Canadian Mining Journal


Ivanhoe Mines Ltd


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    Proposed mining code upsets miners in the DRC

    February 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A new mining code in the Democratic Republic of the Congo that would raise royalties on metals and eliminate a stability clause enshrined in the previous 2002 charter that protects mining companies from changes to the code for ten years

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    ZINC: Ivanhoe in talks to reopen high grade Kipushi mine

    September 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Vancouver-based Ivanhoe Mines is in talks with the state owned miner Gecamines and the country’s state owned railroad concerning the reopening of the high grade Kipushi zinc-copper mine. The mine is owned by Kipushi Corp.

  • Sprott Conference: Friedland pitches metals used in electric vehicles

    August 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER  — The electric car revolution is accelerating, and so will the demand for metals that make them work, Robert Friedland, executive chairman of Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN; US-OTC: IVPAF) said during a presentation at the Sprott Natural Resource Symposium

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    PGMs: Ivanhoe publishes Platreef feasibility study

    July 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AFRICA – Ivanhoe Mines has released the definitive feasibility study for phase one of its Platreef platinum group-nickel-copper-gold project 280 km northeast of Johannesburg. The first phase of the project will produce 476,000 oz. of platinum group metals and

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    PLATINUM GROUP: Ivanhoe seeks additional financing for Platreef

    April 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AFRICA – Ivanhoe Mines of Vancouver has selected three mine financing institutions as lead arrangers to attract financing for the ongoing development of the Platreef platinum group metals-nickel-copper-gold project in Limpopo. Export Development Bank, Nedbank Limited and Societe Generale

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    Kakula hit drives up shares of Ivanhoe Mines

    March 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A new step-out hole has doubled the strike length of the copper-rich mineralized system at the Kakula deposit in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN; US-OTC: IVPAF)  says, and the company is mobilizing up to five drill rigs

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    Friedland says new Kamoa-Kakula PEA ‘already obsolete’

    December 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Ivanhoe Mines‘ (TSX: IVN; US-OTC: IVPAF) Executive Chairman Robert Friedland believes a preliminary economic study (PEA) just released on the company’s impressive Kamoa-Kakula copper discovery in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is “already obsolete.” Friedland spoke on a

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    Friedland claims ‘win-win’ on DRC’s new Kamoa-Kukula deal

    December 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ivanhoe Mines’ (TSX: IVN; OTCQX: IVPAF) executive chairman Robert Friedland and CEO Lars-Eric Johansson held a conference call yesterday to share the progress at the company’s three African projects, including Kamoa-Kukula, where Ivanhoe recently signed a landmark agreement with the

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe likes recovery, concentrate grades from Kakula

    November 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Ivanhoe Mines of Vancouver says the second stage of metallurgical drill core testing from the Kakula discovery at the Kamoa-Kakula project near Kolwezi has returned excellent copper recoveries and concentrate grades. The bench scale metallurgical

  • COPPER: Ivanhoe Mines Receives Third of Five Scheduled US$41.2 Million Installment Payments From Zijin Mining Group as Part of Zijin’s US$412 Million Investment in the Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project in DRC

    October 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER: Ivanhoe Mines announced today that it has received the third installment of US$41.2 million owing from a subsidiary of Zijin Mining Group Co., Ltd. as part of a strategic co-development agreement under which Zijin acquired 49.5% of Ivanhoe’s majority stake

  • Friedland a skeptic on lithium, rare earths

    October 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Robert Friedland, a renowned mining financier and promoter, took the stage at the recent Mines and Money Americas conference in Toronto to highlight the need for platinum and copper, as rapid global urbanization continues. Both are key metals in projects

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe says new discovery at Kakula could be significant

    August 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Ivanhoe Mines of Vancouver says its new discovery at Kakula could prove to be Africa’s most significant copper discovery. The find was made at the Kamoa copper project 25 km west of Kolwezi. The company