Canadian Mining Journal

  • News

    Eira Thomas takes the reins at Lucara

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Lightning has struck more than once so far in Eira Thomas’s career of more than 25 years. The geologist famously spotted a nearly 2-carat diamond in drill core – an incredibly rare occurrence – during exploration at Lac de Gras

  • News

    Roundup 2018: AME’s Thome on BC’s mineral politics

    February 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — The Association for Mineral Exploration’s (AME) Roundup conference in Vancouver serves as a bellwether for the mining industry as the first major technical event of the new year. The most recent iteration featured the typical discussions on metal prices and

  • News

    Exclusive interview: Pretium’s Ovsenek responds to Brucejack ramp-up criticisms

    February 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    On Jan. 23, Pretium Resources (TSX: PVG; NYSE: PVG) provided an update on the ramp-up of its flagship Brucejack underground gold mine in northwestern B.C.’s Golden Triangle district. The company was criticized by BMO Capital Markets for providing “more questions than answers”

  • Changing mines: Ontario on the cusp of the future

    February 1, 2018 by Chris Hodgson

    Report on advances in Ontario’s mining industry from the OMA

  • Q&A with Ontario’s Mines Minister Michael Gravelle

    February 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Minister talks Ring of Fire and Mining Act

  • Feature

    Q&A with CEMI’s Doug Morrison

    October 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Innovation is a hot topic, but how much progress has the mining industry made?

  • News

    Tom Kaplan and Ross Beaty on luck and conservation

    October 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    At the recent Precious Metals Summit in Beaver Creek, Colorado, Robert Quartermain, the chairman and CEO of Pretium Resources (TSX: PVG; NYSE: PVG), moderated a discussion with his long-time friends Tom Kaplan, chairman of the Electrum Group, a private precious metals company

  • News

    New Argentine government a positive step, says Rob McEwen

    January 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    After more than a decade of leftist government, voters in Argentina elected Mauricio Macri, a wealthy businessman and Buenos Aires mayor, as their new president on Nov. 22, 2015. The centre-right politician has promised more pro-business and free market policies