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Aurania Resources


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    GOLD: Aurania allowed to deploy half of its team at Lost Cities – Cutucu

    June 25, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ECUADOR – Aurania Resources has reported that, following the partial lifting of COVID-related restrictions, its field teams are operational at the Lost Cities – Cutucu project in southeastern Ecuador. In a statement, the company’s chairman and CEO, Keith Barron, said that the reopening of

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    GOLD: Aurania to expand from Ecuador to Peru

    May 25, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ECUADOR – Aurania Resources has announced that it has identified an opportunity for additional copper and gold exploration based on a possible extension of a mineral belt from its Lost Cities – Cutucu project in Ecuador into northern Peru. The company has registered a

  • COVID-19: Coronavirus impacts spread across mining sector

    March 19, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate and Magda Gardner

    As the world seemingly moves into lockdown to halt the transmission of the novel COVID-19 virus, the uncertainty and restrictions on movement are taking a toll on markets and commodities. After initially benefiting from uncertainty around the virus and peaking

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    GOLD: Aurania removes workers from Ecuador project

    March 19, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ECUADOR – In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Aurania Resources has announced that management has decided to remove workers from its Lost Cities project located in Ecuador’s southeastern province of Morona-Santiago. In a press release, the Canadian miner said the measure

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    Aurania finds ancient Spanish road at Lost Cities-Cutucu project in Ecuador

    December 2, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    For almost twenty years, Keith Barron has been researching and hunting for two famous gold-mining centers in Ecuador that historic Spanish manuscripts and maps from the 16th and 17th centuries refer to as Sevilla del Oro and Logrono de los

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    GOLD-SILVER: Aurania continues to advance Lost Cities-Cutucu project

    November 18, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ECUADOR – Aurania Resources announced that it completed scout drilling for epithermal gold and silver at the first hole at the Yawi Target A, located at its Lost Cities-Cutucu project in Ecuador. “The first drill hole in Target A, YW-001,

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    EXPLORATION: South America Snapshot: Eight companies advancing assets

    May 27, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    With its vast mineral potential and pro-mining business environment, South America has long been a home away from home for North American listed mineral explorers, developers and miners. Here is a look at eight such companies that are active at

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    GOLD: Keith Barron loans $3 million to Aurania Resources

    April 22, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ECUADOR – Keith Barron, who owns 53% of the outstanding common shares of Aurania Resources, has agreed to loan the company up to $3 million to support exploration at its 100% owned Los Cities gold project. The chairman and CEO also

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    Aurania Resources finds more copper at Lost Cities–Cutucu

    March 18, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Gold-oriented Aurania Resources (TSXV: ARU) is finding as much copper as gold in the early innings of exploration at its Lost Cities-Cutucu project in southeastern Ecuador. In January the junior explorer reported grades ranging from 0.9–9% copper from eight grab samples of

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    GOLD-SILVER: Aurania establishes literacy, numeracy foundation

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Dr. Keith Barron, chairman and CEO of Aurania Resources in Toronto, has registered a charitable foundation for communities near its Lost Cities-Cutucu gold and silver project. The foundation and the company are domiciled in Bermuda. The Fundacion Dar

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    Snapshot: Juniors in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru

    March 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    For mineral explorers and developers, the northern Andean countries of Colombia, Ecuador and Peru are a potent combination of richly endowed metal mineralization and under-explored terrain, all hosted in relatively mining-friendly jurisdictions. Here’s a look at eight juniors with active