Canadian Mining Journal


Mexico and Central America


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    Calibre soars on trenching results

    August 20, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    It’s a bit unusual these days to see a company’s share price more than double on strong trenching results. But this is precisely what happened when Calibre Mining (TSXV: CXB) released additional trenching samples from its wholly…

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    Impact Silver finds success in a measured growth strategy

    August 14, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — It is becoming exceedingly difficult to be a successful precious metals producer, but for juniors like Impact Silver (TSXV: IPT) these tough markets are an opportunity to show why fiscal restraint and measured growth are keys…

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    AWARD: Durango salutes Avino safety record

    July 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Avino Silver and Gold Mines of Vancouver has been recognized for its outstanding efforts to improve safety conditions for workers and employees as well as its contributions to local communities in Durango where it operates a…

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    Strong Q2 lifts SilverCrest’s production forecast

    July 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SilverCrest Mines (TSX-V: SVL) has revised its full year 2013 silver guidance after producing more silver than planned in the second quarter from its flagship Santa Elena silver-gold mine in Sonora, Mexico.

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    Guatemala to ban new mining, exploration licenses

    July 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Guatemala’s president Otto Perez Molina plans to place a two-year moratorium on issuing new mining and exploration licenses giving the nation time to reform its mining law, says Tahoe Resources (TSX:THO; NYSE: TAHO).

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    Osisko reveals details of mystery project in Guerrero State

    July 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Back in October of 2012, Montreal-based gold producer Osisko Mining (OSK-T) made a rather odd announcement. The company reported it had staked just shy of 10,000 km2 in Mexico, but explained it wouldn’t be telling anyone…

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    Endeavour gets El Cubo back on track

    June 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Endeavour Silver (EDR-T, EXK-N) has its El Cubo mine in Guanajuato, Mexico, up and running again.

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    Kootenay adds gold to Promontorio resource

    May 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Kootenay Silver (KTN-V) always knew there was gold alongside the silver at its flagship Promontorio project in Sonora, Mexico, but without proof the gold was recoverable the company had always excluded the yellow metal from…

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    GOLD: Agreement near on Pueblo Viejo lease

    May 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – Pueblo Viejo Dominicana Corp. and the government of the Dominican Republic have reached an agreement in princple concerning a special lease agreement for the Pueblo Viejo gold mine. PVDC is a joint venture of…

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    Sean Boyd goes shopping … again

    April 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    For the second time this month Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM-T, AEM-N) has taken a strategic stake in a junior exploration company with promising assets.

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    AWARD: First Majestic wins fifth Responsible Business Distinction

    April 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – First Majestic Silver Corp. has won the 2012 Socially Responsible Business Distinction Award presented by the Mexican Centre for Philanthropy. This is the fifth time the company has been recognized for its corporate ethics and…

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    El Tigre pushes to process historic tailings to create cash for new exploration

    April 8, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Most junior explorers face the same quandary. They own a prospective project, or perhaps several, but have no sources of income, which means finding the funds to explore their prospective lands is a constant struggle.