Canadian Mining Journal

  • News

    Bolivian gov’t seeks a new deal with miners, says Minister Navarro

    May 27, 2019 by Special to the Northern Miner

    LA PAZ, BOLIVIA — The Bolivian government is “building a new relation between business and the state,” Bolivia’s Mining and Metallurgy Minister Cesar Navarro tells The Northern Miner in a sit-down interview in his government office. Soon after taking office in January

  • News

    Commentary: Canadian and Australian federal governments lay out plans for mining

    May 2, 2019 by Jon Baird

    In August 2017, Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial ministers responsible for mining called for a Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan (CMMP) to support industry competitiveness, solidify Canada’s position as a global mining leader, and to lay the foundation for lasting

  • News

    PDAC 2019: Ontario Mines Minister Rickford pledges to cut red tape; slams fed Bill C-69

    March 7, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    The Ontario government has put together a new mining taskforce to help it overhaul the Mining Act. Whereas the previous Liberal government also passed legislation to modernize the mining act, Greg Rickford, Mines Minister in the new Progressive Conservative government,

  • Feature

    Plan Nord bears fruit

    October 1, 2018 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Provincial initiative has been a key support for new Quebec projects