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    ‘We’re building a mine’: Nevada Copper targets 2019 initial production at Pumpkin Hollow

    June 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pumpkin Hollow will be the next copper mine built in North America, Matt Gili, Nevada Copper’s (TSX: NCU) new president and CEO, tells The Northern Miner in one of his first media interviews on the job. Gili, a mining engineer who joined the

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    DIAMONDS: About-face at De Beers means it will sell synthetic gems

    May 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    De Beers Group shocked the diamond industry on May 29 with the revelation that it will, indeed, start selling laboratory grown, synthetic diamonds. This is an about-face the company that previously said it would never sell anything but natural diamonds.

  • News

    ROYALTIES: Maverix expands portfolio with acquisition from Newmont

    May 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Maverix Metals is tripling its royalty portfolio with the acquisition of 54 additional royalties from Newmont Mining Corp. Maverix will issue 60 million common shares and 10 million share purchase  warrants to Newmont. The deal will be topped

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    COPPER-GOLD: Northern Dynasty falters as First Quantum backs away from Pebble

    May 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – First Quantum Minerals has pulled out of a deal with Northern Dynasty Minerals to develop the controversial Pebble copper-gold project 380 km from Anchorage. The two companies have terminated their agreement that would have seen First Quantum earn

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Detour Gold, Hecla Mining, Leagold, and Moneta Porcupine

    May 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto’s Detour Gold Corp. says Paul Martin will be retiring as president and CEO effective June 1, 2018. Chairman Michael Kenyon will assume the role of interim CEO and Alex Morrison will assume the role of chairman. Hecla Mining Co.,

  • News

    CONFERENCE: InterDrone promises more learning, networking

    May 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – InterDrone, the international drone conference and exposition, announced it has further expanded its enterprise -specific content with the addition of the Enterprise After Hours and vertical specific tracks throughout the show. InterDrone is the largest commercial drone

  • News

    TMN editorial: Former Massey Energy CEO, ex-con Blankenship attempts comeback in US Senate

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s hard to figure out what the lessons are here, but the audacity and sheer political spectacle can’t go unremarked: the disgraced former CEO of Massey Energy, Don Blankenship, is attempting a major comeback in the public arena by launching

  • Azarga Uranium to merge with URZ Energy

    May 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The merger of Azarga Uranium (TSX: AZZ; US-OTC: PWURF) and URZ Energy (TSXV: URZ; US-OTC: URZZF) will create a new uranium development company focused on in situ recovery (ISR) uranium deposits in the United States. Azarga controls six uranium assets in the U.S. and

  • News

    GOLD: Barrick invests $38M in Midas Gold’s Stibnite project

    May 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – Barrick Gold of Toronto has agreed to invest at least $38 million (all figures U.S. dollars) in Midas Gold Corp. of Vancouver. Midas’s principle asset is the advanced Stibnite gold project 64 km east of McCall. Barrick has

  • Feature

    Teck looks to unleash culture shift in innovation

    May 8, 2018 by Alisha Hiyate

    How to approach digital technologies

  • News

    GOLD: Agnico ups Q1 revenue to $578.5M

    April 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Agnico Eagle Mines has reported Q1 2018 revenues from mining of $578.4 million (all figures U.S. dollars), up roughly 5% from $547.5 million during the same period a year earlier. The company was left with a net income

  • COMMENT: Tracking North American industrial pollution

    April 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – With Earth Day fresh in our memories, the Commission for Environmental Co-operation (CEC) has released its 15th report Taking Stock: North American Pollutant Releases and Transfers. The organization represents Canada, the United States and Mexico pulling the entire