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  • SEC charges Rio Tinto with fraud

    October 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO; LON: RIO) and two of its former executives with fraud for inflating the value of coal assets the company acquired in Mozambique for $3.7 billion in 2011 and sold

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Geoscience BC, LeadFX, and Northern Dynasty (Pebble)

    October 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Gavin C. Dirom is joining Geoscience BC in Vancouver as the organization’s president and CEO, effective Oct. 16, 2017. He has over 25 years of experience in the Canadian mineral exploration and mining industry with a focus on government policies,

  • News

    eCobalt plans US production facility

    October 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — eCobalt Solutions (TSX: ECS; US-OTC: ECSIF) hopes to restart construction at its Idaho Cobalt project (ICP) next year, which could set the stage for first production in early 2020. The site is located in east-central Idaho, roughly 40 km due west

  • News

    Bitterroot hunts silver near dormant Arizona mines

    October 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Bitterroot Resources (TSXV: BTT) has its eye on high grade silver across 7 km of potential strike length at the historic Hackberry project, 48 km due northeast of Kingman, Arizona. The company is bringing modern exploration techniques to a region

  • News

    Integra 2.0 to buy DeLamar mine from Kinross

    October 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BEAVER CREEK, Colo. — The executive team behind Integra Gold – a Quebec focused explorer purchased by Eldorado Gold (TSX: ELD; NYSE: EGO) for $590 million in July – intends to acquire Kinross Gold’s (TSX: K; NYSE: KGC) DeLamar gold-silver project in southern

  • ZINC-COPPER: Hudbay closes $242M equity offering

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Hudbay Minerals says it has closed its previously announced equity offering of 24 million shares at a price of $10.10 per share. Gross proceeds are $242.4 million. The company said it will use the net proceeds of the

  • News

    COPPER: Taseko granted permit for Florence test facility

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver now has the permit to proceed with the underground solution test plant at its Florence copper project 100 km southeast of Phoenix. The permit was issued following the decision of the Environmental Appeals Board

  • News

    CONFERENCE: Mines and Money Americas full program available

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – The Mines and Money Americas conference, to be held in this city on Oct 2 to 4, 2017, has made available the full program of the event. Click here to download a copy of the brochure. Mines and

  • News

    BOOK: Keevil pens memoir, “Never Rest on Your Ores”

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Teck Resources and McGill-Queen’s University Press are jointly publishing a new book, “Never Rest on Your Ores: Building a Mining Company One stone at a Time”. Written by Teck chairman Norman B. Keevil, the book is a lively

  • News

    GOLD: Kinross goes forward with $1B Tasiast, Round Mountain expansions

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Kinross Gold is proceeding with not one, but two major expansions. One is the $590-million (all U.S. dollars) expansion phase two of the Tasiast mill in Mauritania, and the other is the $445-million phase W mining expansion at

  • 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: Kerr going underground to drill at Copperstone mine

    August 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Toronto-based Kerr Mines has begun work on an underground exploration drift at its Copperstone gold property in LaPaz County. The former mine produced about 500,000 oz. of gold from an open pit between 1987 and 1993. The new