Canadian Mining Journal


  • News

    URANIUM: Canada, China sign supply agreement

    February 9, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    OTTAWA – A further outcome to Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s China jaunt is that the two countries have negotiated an agreement to facilitate increased export of Canadian uranium to China. The agreement is a protocol that supplements…

  • Feature

    Strategic alliance between Canadian/Chinese firms

    December 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Dumas Contracting Ltd. and JCHX Mining Managment Co., Ltd., a leading Chiinese mining contractor, have signed a Strategic Alliance agreement that covers supporting Chinese clients with projects in Dumas’ core markets of Canada and Latin America.

  • Feature

    Parched & Persistent

    December 1, 2011 by Russell Noble

    Mongolia is about as far from Vancouver as any other place on the planet, but that didn’t stop Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. from believing that “an excellent opportunity” lay beneath its vast Gobi Desert, more than 8,200 kilometers away.

  • Feature

    Chinese interest pays big bucks

    December 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Canada is the latest geographical area that has become of interest to China for outbound mining investment.

  • News

    MINERAL PROCESSING: Outotec to deliver ferrochrome plant to China

    September 28, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ESPOO, Finland – Outotec Oyj will design, build and deliver a new ferrochrome plant to Baotou, in Inner Mongolia, China. The plant is to be operational in 2013 and produce 300,000 t/y of ferrochrome. The value of the contract was not disclosed.

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    SUPPLIER NOTE: Eriez expands in Canada, U.S., China and India

    August 22, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ERIE, Pennsylvania – Eriez® is expanding its operations in the Canada, United States, China and India to address the growing global demand for Eriez products. “We are proud and excited to report that Eriez is not only growing at home, but…

  • News

    AWARD: Friedland, Ivanhoe team named Australian Dealmaker of the Year

    August 8, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    KALGOORLIE, Australia -The management of Ivanhoe Mines of Vancouver and its CEO Robert Friedland have been awarded Dealmaker of the Year honours by Australia’s Diggers and Dealers Mining Forum.

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    SOFTWARE: Gemcom expands into Kazakhstan and central Asia

    June 21, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Gemcom Software International has announced the opening of a new office in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on June 24, 2011. The new bureau will make mining software solutions readily available to customers in central Asia.

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    OFFER: China’s Minmetals bids $6.3-B for Equinox

    April 4, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BEIJING – A subsidiary of China Minmetals, Minmetals Resources Ltd., has made a hostile bid for Vancouver-based Equinox Resources in an all cash offer of $7 per Equinox share. The offer represents a 33% premium on Equinox’s 20-day average…

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    COPPER DEVELOPMENT: Rio Tinto to take over management at Oyu Tolgoi

    December 8, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONGOLIA – Canadian company Ivanhoe Mines and Rio Tinto, domiciled in London, U.K., have reached an agreement making Rio Tinto the manager of Ivanhoe’s Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine development. In return, Rio Tinto will provide financing to…

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    PERSPECTIVE: Leaked CSR report flawed

    October 19, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    If words such as “suppressed report” and “international violations by Canadian mining companies” were not writ…

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    COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: Construction begins on new pler village

    August 1, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TURKEY – Anatolia Minerals Development reports construction of the new Çöpler village has started….