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  • MERGER: Glass Lewis likes Barrick-Randgold combo

    October 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – A second independent proxy advisory firm, Glass Lewis, has recommended that shareholders of Barrick Gold and Randgold Resources for the proposed merger of the two companies. The recommendation from Glass Lewis comes in addition to an earlier report

  • ZINC-LEAD: Bunker Hill defaults on payments and terminates lease at flagship project

    October 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bunker Hill Mining (CSE: BNKR; US-OTC: BHLL) terminated its lease and option agreement to acquire the Bunker Hill zinc-lead-silver mine in Idaho after missing US$400,000 in property payments that were due at the end of September and on Oct. 1, 2018.

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    Northern Vertex strikes three financial deals, raises US$13.6M for Moss

    October 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Northern Vertex Mining (TSXV: NEE) (US-OTC: NHVCF) has amended the terms of a loan and lined up two new sources of financing totaling US$13.6 million to improve cash flow at its newly producing Moss gold-silver mine in northwest Arizona. Vertex achieved

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    Nevada Copper suggests open pit at Pumpkin Hollow

    October 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nevada Copper (TSX: NCU; US-OTC: NEVDF) has tabled a new preliminary economic assessment (PEA) suggesting an open pit mine at its Pumpkin Hollow copper project in Nevada, where the company is already part-way through constructing an underground mine. The PEA consists

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    GOLD: Centerra unloads Boroo mine, Gatsuurt project

    October 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONGOLIA – Toronto-based Centerra Gold is selling its assets in Mongolia. That includes the suspended Boroo gold mine and mill as well as the Gatsuurt gold development project. Both properties are to be purchased by OZD Asia pte for net

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    MINING PEOPLE: CIS Quality Parts, Largo Resources, Radisson Mining, and Roxgold

    October 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Timothy Hansen has been named business development manager of mining at CIS Quality Parts and Components of Knoxville, Tenn. He holds an MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management. The new COO and president of Toronto-based Largo Resources is Paulo

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    GOLD: Donlin has key permits, NovaGold sells Galore Creek share

    October 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – Vancouver-based NovaGold Resources says the Donlin gold project 450 km northwest of Anchorage has received the record of decision and all the key federal and state permits needed to move forward. NovaGold and 50% partner Barrick Gold of

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    First Cobalt tables initial resource at Iron Creek in Idaho

    October 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    First Cobalt (TSXV: FCC; US-OTC: FTSSF) has tabled its first resource estimate for its 100%-owned Iron Creek cobalt project in Idaho. The project contains 29.6 million tonnes grading 0.08% cobalt and 0.3% copper or 0.11% cobalt equivalent for 45 million lb.

  • GOLD: Barrick to buy Randgold creating $18B company

    September 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Barrick Gold has made an all-share offer worth US$6 billion for Randgold Resources. The merger, subject to the approval of both companies’ shareholders, will create an industry leading gold miner with a combined market cap of US$18 billion.

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    Northern Vertex becomes newest gold producer in US

    September 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Northern Vertex Mining Corp.’s (TSXV: NEE; US-OTC: NHVCF) open pit heap leach Moss mine in Arizona has reached commercial production. The gold-silver mine is expected to produce an average of over 50,000 gold equivalent ounces a year over the first

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    COBALT: eCobalt updates construction progress at Idaho Cobalt project

    September 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – eCobalt Solutions of Vancouver continues to advance construction on its Idaho cobalt project near the town of Salmon. The project is on time and on budget. When completed this will be the only near term, environmentally permitted primary

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    TIRES: Bridgestone expands product line for underground mining

    September 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Bridgestone Americas has expanded its off-the-road (OTR) product portfolio to include a new size of the Bridgestone VSMS2 tire. The tire is now available in size 29.5R25 in the United States and Canada. Designed for underground mining,