Canadian Mining Journal



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    COAL: Donkin project gets go-ahead

    July 22, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA – The Donkin coal project has received a positive decision from Nova Scotia’s minister of environment, Hon. Sterling Beliveau. Federal approval was announced a week ago, and 25% partner Morien Resources Corp. of Halifax says…

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    COAL: Federal government gives nod to Donkin project

    July 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA – Just before this week’s cabinet shuffle, former Minister of the Environment Peter Kent signed off on the Donkin coking coal project in Cape Breton. The official word is that “the project, taking into account the mitigation…

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    DIAMONDS: Renard permits received, construction to begin

    July 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Stornoway Diamond Corp. is in receipt of all the major Quebec and federal government authorizations required to begin construction at the Renard diamond project this fall. The final permission was given by the Canadian…

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    PERSPECTIVE: Did leak sink Taseko shares?

    November 25, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Did someone in Ottawa leak news of an Environment Canada decision more than two weeks before it was made public? That is what regulators would like to know, and they have begun investigating.

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    GOLD-COPPER PROJECT: End of road for Taseko’s Prosperity development

    November 3, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Environment Canada has refused authorization for Taseko Mines of Vancouver to proceed with …