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    GOLD: Endeavour pours first gold at Ity CIL project

    March 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    COTE D’IVOIRE – Endeavour Mining Corp. of London, U.K., has poured its first doré bar from its Ity carbon-in-leach project four months earlier than planned and well under it $412 million budget. The bar contains about 1,800 oz. of gold.

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    GOLD: Avesoro releases New Liberty underground PFS

    March 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LIBERIA – Toronto-based Avesoro Resources has released the pre-feasibility study for its New Liberty gold mine. The open pit is the country’s first and largest commercial gold mine. The new PFS examines development of an underground mine. According to the

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    EXPLORATION: The Americas, West Africa and Australasia remain popular

    March 5, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While gold miners have been making substantial profits in recent quarters thanks to rising gold prices and better operational and financial discipline, they continue to seek new ounces via the drill bit to fill their production pipeline. Below is look

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    Katanga Q4 loss on suspended cobalt sales, higher costs

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Katanga Mining (TSX: KAT; US-OTC: KATFF) lost $116 million in 2018’s fourth quarter to end the year with $13.4 million in gross profit, a result of temporary cobalt sale suspensions, higher reagent costs at its Luilu metallurgical plant and increased mine

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    DIAMONDS: De Beers consolidates Canadian, South African assets

    February 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CALGARY and JOHANNESBURG – De Beers Group has decided to merge its mining assets in Canada and South Africa under the name De Beers Group Managed Operations. The change is expected to create a more sustainable business and to streamline

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    GOLD: Semafo tables maiden resource of Bantou gold zone

    February 12, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – Semafo has tabled a maiden resource for the Bantou gold zone, located about 170 km south of its Mana gold mine in Burkina Faso, totalling 2.1 million inferred tonnes grading 5.35 g/t gold for 361,000 oz. of

  • Is Global Atomic Stephen Roman’s next big thing?

    January 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Serial mine builder and financier Stephen Roman cut his teeth working for Denison Mines (TSX: DML), the uranium company built by his father. After starting there as a miner at the age of 19, he spent the next 25 years at the

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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

  • NICKEL: Sherritt’s year end and 2019 guidance

    January 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Sherritt International Corp. has published its 2018 year end production numbers, some of which outstripped guidance and some of which fell short. The company also supplied guidance numbers for 2019. At the Moa joint venture in Cuba, 2018

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    DIAMONDS: Lucara recovers 240-ct gem from Karowe

    January 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BOTSWANA – Earlier this month, Lucara Diamond Corp. recovered a 127-carat top white diamond from its Karowe mine. And the good new just keeps coming. This time the company has recovered a 240-carat top white gem from the same mine.

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    GOLD: Roxgold anticipates strong 2019

    January 22, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – Toronto’s Roxgold expects its Yaramoko mine will produce between 145,000 and 155,000 oz. this year at cash costs of US$440 to $470 per oz. and all-in sustaining costs of $765 to $795 per oz. (Monetary amounts are U.S.

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    RISKS: Canadian miner killed in Burkina Faso

    January 17, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    News broke early today that Canadian Kirk Woodman, who went missing on Jan. 15, was found dead the following day in Burkina Faso. He was abducted Tuesday night by a dozen gunmen from a site owned by his employer Progress