Canadian Mining Journal


Ivanhoe Mines Ltd


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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

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    PLATINUM GROUP: Ivanhoe begins sinking 1,025-metre shaft at Platreef

    July 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AFRICA – Ivanhoe Mines, headquartered in Vancouver, has begun sinking the first shaft at its Platreef PGM-copper-nickel project 280 km northeast of Johannesburg. The 7.25-metre diameter shaft will reach a finished depth of 1,025 metres in 2018. The shaft

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    ZINC-COPPER: PEA positive for Ivanhoe’s Kipushi redevelopment

    May 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Vancouver-headquartered Ivanhoe Mines has received the preliminary economic assessment for its redevelopment of the high grade Kipushi zinc-copper mine 30 km southwest of Lubumbashi. The PEA covers an underground mine, producing an average of 530,000

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    Ivanhoe, Zijin wrap up prefeasibility study at Kamoa in DRC

    March 22, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — With a positive prefeasibility study in hand, Vancouver-based Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN; US-OTC: IVPAF) and Chinese partner Zijin Mining Group are another step closer to developing Kamoa, the world’s largest, undeveloped copper resource in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The study

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    EDUCATION: Ivanhoe, Laurentian U, South Africans team up for geoscience training

    September 9, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SOUTH AFRICA – Ivanhoe Mines of Vancouver is teaming up with Laurentian University of Sudbury, ON, and the University of Limpopo to provide skills training for tomorrow’s South African explorer and miners. Representatives of the two…

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    COPPER: Ivanhoe leading fight against malaria in DRC

    August 31, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – Ivanhoe Mines of Vancouver is teaming up with Toronto’s Fio Corp. and Chemonics International to fight malaria in this African nation. The initiative is part of the government’s ongoing campaign…

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    GOLD & COPPER: Zijin buys into Barrick’s Porgera and Ivanhoe’s Kamoa

    May 26, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA and DRC – Integrated Chinese metal producer Zijin Mining Group is buying into a pair of projects in far-flung corners of the world. First, it has agreed to buy half of Toronto-based Barrick Gold’s Porgera gold mine in…