Canadian Mining Journal


Ivanhoe Mines Ltd


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    COPPER: Ivanhoe updates progress at Kamoa-Kakula project

    June 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Vancouver-headquartered Ivanhoe Mines is pressing ahead with the construction of the Kakula copper mine. This is the first stage of the Kamoa-Kakula copper project. China-based CITIC Metal invested an additional US$459 million earlier this year,

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe extends strike length at Kamoa North Bonanza zone

    May 6, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Earlier this year, Ivanhoe Mines discovered a shallow, thick zone of bonanza grade copper mineralization on its Kamoa-Kakula mining licence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), with drill hole 1450 returning 13.05% copper over 22 metres.

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    MINING PEOPLE: CIM, Ivanhoe Mines, Vale, and Wolfden

    May 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Earlier this week the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum recognized Roy Slack as the new president for a one-year term. He is the former president and is currently a board member of Cementation Americas. Toronto-based Ivanhoe Mines has

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe gets half-billion-dollar injection from CITIC

    April 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Ivanhoe Mines has received a us$454 million investment from the  African subsidiary of Chinese company CITIC Metals. CITIC has agreed to purchase more than 153.7 million Ivanhoe shares at a price of C$3.98. This is the second major

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe drills Kamoa-Kakula’s best intersection to date

    January 30, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Ivanhoe Mines has drilled what it’s calling an “unprecedented” intersection in a shallow, flat lying deposit at the Kamoa North exploration area on its 397 km2 Kamoa-Kakula mining license. The company cut 13.05% copper over

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    Ivanhoe discovers new copper deposit in DRC

    October 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN; US-OTC: IVPAF) has discovered a third major copper deposit called Makoko in the Democratic Republic of Congo on its 100%-owned Western Foreland copper property, west of its Kamoa-Kakula mining license. Ivanhoe expects to release a maiden resource

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe reviews Kamoa-Kakula development

    August 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Toronto-based Ivanhoe Mines says a pre-feasibility study for phase one of the Kamoa-Kakula copper project is underway and due to be completed by the end of 2018. Ivanhoe is planning a US$1.2 billion project including

  • COPPER: CITIC picks up 20% stake in Ivanhoe

    June 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BEIJING – Ivanhoe Mines of Vancouver and CITIC Metal has signed a long term strategic co-operation agreement that will give CITIC a 19.9% stake in Ivanhoe. CITIC becomes Ivanhoe’s largest investor, leaving chairman Robert Friedland with a 17% stake. The

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    PLATINUM GROUP: Shaft 1 at Ivanhoe’s Platreef reaches 750 metres

    April 23, 2018 by Ivanhoe, Platreef

    SOUTH AFRICA – Vancouver-based Ivanhoe Mines says the fist shaft at its Platreef PGM-nickel-copper mine 280 km northeast of Johannesburg has reached the 750 metre level. A station is to be built at this level to provide access for initial

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    MINING PEOPLE: Azimut, Cobalt Blockchain, and Ivanhoe Mines

    April 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Ivanhoe Mines has invited former South African president Kgalema Motlanthe to join its board of directors. He was president of South Africa for a period between 2008 and 2009, and then served as deputy president from 2009 to 2014.

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe ups indicated resource 50% at Kakula

    February 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kakula geologists (from left) Alain Kyatenga and Maria Mwenya, and mining engineer Sylver Nzam logging core at the core shed. (Image: Ivanhoe Mines) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Vancouver-based Ivanhoe Mines has a new resource estimate for its high grade

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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