Canadian Mining Journal


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    Contest Winner

    February 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    A ritual that marks the dawn of each year at CMJ is to determine a winner for our readership survey contest. Every person who responds to our readership survey, either by mail or using the “contest” b…

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    Amusement rides no joke to combat costly travel time

    February 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Traveling underground for deep level mining is getting to be a costly and time-consuming process. With orebodies being discovered deeper underground, how can we mine them profitably with costs for wor…

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    Placer Dome a winner for social development project

    February 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The World Bank recently presented Placer Dome Inc. with a prestigious Development Marketplace Innovation award for a social development project in southern Africa that helps mine workers and their fam…

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    People (February 01, 2002)

    February 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Crew Development Corp. has named Hans Christian Qvist as chairman of its board of directors. Petitions filed in the Supreme Court of the Yukon by Crew Development and a dissident shareholder group hav…

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    Life is a highway

    January 1, 2002 by Ron Aelick, chairman of the Ontario Mining Association and presi

    Another year is in the history books and the New Year is upon us offering its own unique mix of opportunities and challenges. As the Ontario mining industry continues building and changing for the fut…

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    Ontario Mining Sector Support Measures Introduced Since 1995:

    January 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    a 50% reduction in the Mining Tax rate from 20% to 10% by 2004, reducing corporate income tax rates for resource companies from 13.5% to 8% by 2005 a 10-year mining tax exemption for new remote m…

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    Calendar (January 01, 2002)

    January 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Feb 10-13 28th Annual Conference on Explosives and Blasting Technique. Las Vegas, Nev. Tel. 440-349-4004; Fax 440-349-3788; Web site www.isee.orgFeb 12-14 INDABA 2002, Investing in African Mining Conf…

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    Staff and services (January 01, 2002)

    January 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Ontario Mining Association (OMA), founded in 1920, represents companies engaged in the environmentally responsible exploration, production and processing of minerals in the province. While most mi…

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    Mining Survey Results

    January 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Executives Rate Ontario and Quebec Top Jurisdictions in WorldAttractive geology is not enough to guarantee mining investment, according to mining executives surveyed in the fifth Annual Survey of Mini…

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    Tough circumstances enhance relevance of annual general meeting

    January 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Mining executives and mine managers assembled from across the province at Horseshoe Valley from September 26-28, 2001, to participate in the Ontario Mining Association’s “Sustainable Mining in the 21s…

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    Reader Rebuttal (January 01, 2002)

    January 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Fan of CMJI have enjoyed reading CMJ for many years now and as a matter of fact I find myself reading it cover to cover as soon as I receive it. Also, it gets a place in our reference library where is…

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    Sudbury branches out

    January 1, 2002 by Marilyn Scales

    With its roots firmly planted in one of the world’s most famous nickel deposits, Sudbury has grown into a strong and vibrant community in Ontario’s North.The new City of Greater Sudbury was created in…