Canadian Mining Journal


Ivanhoe Mines Ltd


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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

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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