Canadian Mining Journal


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    GOLD: Galantas receives permit for Omagh underground mine

    June 11, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHERN IRELAND – The operating and environmental permits are in place for Toronto’s Galantas Gold Corp. to develop Ireland’s first underground gold mine at the site of the Omagh open pit. The company says hundreds of jobs could be…

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    GOLD: Eldorado pleased with Certej feasibility

    May 27, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ROMANIA – Vancouver’s Eldorado Gold Corp. is pleased with the results of the feasibility study for its 80.5% owned Certej gold project near the town of Deva. The study projects an estimated cash cost of US$568/oz and an all-in sustaining…

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    Orex welcomes Agnico to Barsele in Sweden

    April 8, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Orex Minerals (TSXV: REX) has struck a letter of intent (LOI) on its Barsele gold and base metal property in the prolific mining district of Skelleftea, 600 km north of Sweden’s capital city of Stockholm,…

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    GOLD: Agnico, Orex to create JV on Barsele project

    February 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SWEDEN – Agnico Eagle Mines of Toronto and Orex Minerals of Vancouver intend to create a joint venture for development of Orex’s Barsele gold project 600 km north of Stockholm.

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    GOLD: Mawson testing recovers up to 99% Au from Palokas sample

    October 28, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    FINLAND – Mawson Resources of Vancouver has the results of preliminary metallurgical tests on drill core from the Palokas prospect at the Rompas-Rajapalot gold project, and those results are “significant”, to quote company president and…

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    COPPER-GOLD: Euromax sells US$175M gold stream from Ilovitza

    October 21, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MACEDONIA – Euromax Resources of Vancouver has sold at portion of the gold stream from its Ilovitza copper-gold project to a subsidiary of Royal Gold for US$175 million. The money will be used to fund the construction of a bulk tonnage…

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    GOLD-COPPER: New resource numbers extend Chelopech mine life for Dundee

    March 31, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BULGARIA – Dundee Precious Metals of Toronto has extended the life of its Chelopech gold-copper-silver mine an extra two year to 2025 thanks to increases in reserves and resources. The property currently has proven and probable reserves…

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    Gabriel to fire 400 employees in Romania

    March 17, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Gabriel Resources (TSX: GBU; US-OTC: GBRRF) is set to reduce its workforce by 80%, or 400 employees, at its Rosia Montana gold-silver project in Romania if the new government makes no clear move to advance the project.

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    SOFTWARE: First Quantum choses Centric KPI solution from NCS

    October 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SUDBURY, ONTARIO – NCS Technology Inc. increased its market share in Africa with the recent sale of its Centric software to First Quantum Minerals’ Sentinel copper project in Zambia.

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    Gabriel takes one step forward and two back in Romania

    September 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Just when Gabriel Resources (TSX: GBU) looked to be getting some new traction on its development of the Rosia Montana gold mine in Romania, recent protests appears to have turned the country’s prime minister against the project.

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    Positive PEA for the Tabuaco tungsten project puts Colt closer to production

    September 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) of the tungsten mine that Colt Resources (TSXV: GTP) is planning at its Tabuaco project in northern Portugal works on paper, a vote of confidence that means Colt can focus on expanding…

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    Dundee impresses with maiden estimate at Kapan

    September 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Dundee Precious Metals (TSX: DPM) released its much anticipated maiden resource estimate for the Shahumyan deposit at its Kapan mine in Armenia, and the market likes what it sees.