Canadian Mining Journal


  • GOLD: Firesteel to buy, restart Laiva gold mine in Finland

    November 27, 2017 by Richard Quarisa, The Northern Miner

    Firesteel Resources intends to reactivate the past producing Laiva gold mine located in central Finland, near the Gulf of Bothnia, in early December and begin producing gold in August 2018. To fund the project, it has entered a definitive prepaid forward

  • GOLD: Dalradian submits mine planning application; closes C$78 million private placement

    November 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto – Dalradian Resources Inc. is pleased to announce that it has submitted its planning application to permit the building of an underground mine and associated infrastructure at the Curraghinalt gold deposit to the Northern Ireland Department for Infrastructure. The Company

  • GOLD: Canadian agency dismisses complaints about KSM Permitting process

    November 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto – Good news for Seabridge Gold Inc. as they announced today that Canada’s National Contact Point  has concluded that a complaint it received regarding aspects of the environmental assessment review process for the Company’s KSM Project did not merit further

  • News

    Greek government bends on Eldorado’s ultimatum

    September 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Eldorado Gold (TSX: ELD; NYSE: EGO) has received three permits in quick succession and a formal notice of arbitration after announcing earlier this week that it will suspend all investment in Greece if the government doesn’t start to issue long delayed

  • Feature

    Agnico Eagle soars at 60

    September 13, 2017 by David Godkin

    Iconic Canadian gold miner Agnico Eagle Mines celebrates its 60th anniversary

  • News

    GOLD: Permitting delays push Eldorado out of Greece

    September 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Eldorado Gold Corp. says it is “suspending investment” at its mines, development projects and exploration properties in Greece. The company has experienced unresolved permitting delays that resulted in project postponements and cost overruns. With the exception of care

  • MERGER: Eldorado, Integra shareholders approve combination

    July 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Eldorado Gold and Integra Gold jointly announced on July 10 that their respective shareholders had approved the arrangement between the two companies, as has the Supreme Court of British Columbia. Integra will become a wholly owned subsidiary of

  • Legal: Gabriel Resources seeks $5.7B from Romania

    June 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Gabriel Resources plans to file a statement of claim in its arbitration case against Romania seeking an amount equivalent to $5.7 billion as compensation for its stalled Rosia Montana gold-silver project. In a release, Gabriel said that by licencing and

  • GOLD: Eldorado offers $590M for Integra

    May 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Eldorado Gold and Integra Gold have struck a deal by which the former will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of the latter. The cash and shares arrangement values Integra at $590 million. Shareholders of Integra

  • News

    ZINC: Lundin completes Neves-Corvo expansion study

    May 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PORTUGAL – Lundin Mining Corp. of Toronto has completed a feasibility study for a 50% expansion program at its Neves-Corvo zinc mine in the Alentejo district. The €257 million  project includes the installation of a new underground crusher and conveyor

  • News

    Pasinex shines at Pinargozu zinc mine in Turkey

    May 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pasinex Resources (CSE: PSE) – the 50%-owner of the high grade Pinargozu zinc mine in southern Turkey – has seen its shares climb more than 300% over the past year. Driving the share price appreciation has been improvements at the Pinargozu

  • News

    Sandstorm to buy Mariana Resources

    May 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Streaming and royalty firm Sandstorm Gold (TSX: SSL; NYSE-MKT: SAND) is buying Mariana Resources (TSXV: MARL; LON-AIM: MARL) for an 84% premium to get its hands on the high grade Hot Maden gold-copper project in northeastern Turkey. Mariana currently owns 30% of the development