Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD-SILVER: Continental tables resource for Buritica’s BMZ1

    March 21, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    COLOMBIA – Continental Gold has announced a discrete resource estimate for the Broad mineralized zone 1 (BMZ1) in the central-west portion of the Yaragua system at its Buritica gold project in Antioquia. The zone contains 828,870 measured and indicated tonnes grading

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    GOLD: Kyrgyz and Turkish miners join forces to develop gold projects in Central Asia

    March 18, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    KYRGYZ REPUBLIC – Kyrgyz gold producer Chaarat and Turkish mining and mine construction contractor Çiftay İnsaat Tahhüt ve Ticaret signed a binding term sheet on March 18 to enter into a joint venture with the idea of collaborating on the

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    COPPER: Hudbay buys out Rosemont partner for US$75M

    March 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Toronto’s Hudbay Minerals has reached an agreement with United Copper and Moly to buy out UCM’s 7.95% interest in the Rosemont copper project 50 km southeast of Tucson. The purchase includes termination of all UCM’s remaining earn-in and

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    GOLD: Anaconda arranges $5M loan for work at Goldboro

    March 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Toronto-based Anaconda Mining has arranged a $5 million term loan from the Royal Bank of Canada. This will allow the company to complete all pre-construction work at its Goldboro gold project 175 km northeast of Halifax. No

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    COPPER-GOLD: Goldcorp, Yamana, Glencore to pool assets in Argentina

    March 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Vancouver’s Goldcorp, Toronto’s Yamana Gold and Glencore International of Switzerland have struck a deal to develop and operate the Agua Rica copper project using the infrastructure of Minera Alumbrera in the Catamarca province. The partners expect to realize

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    INFRASTRUCTURE: Coalition calls for east-west road to Ring of Fire

    March 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The best way to gain access to the mineral potential of the Ring of Fire is to build an all-season, east-west road. That is the opinion of the newly created East-West Ring of Fire Road Coalition (EWRFC). The

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    GOLD: Avesoro releases New Liberty underground PFS

    March 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LIBERIA – Toronto-based Avesoro Resources has released the pre-feasibility study for its New Liberty gold mine. The open pit is the country’s first and largest commercial gold mine. The new PFS examines development of an underground mine. According to the

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    EXPLORATION: The Americas, West Africa and Australasia remain popular

    March 5, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While gold miners have been making substantial profits in recent quarters thanks to rising gold prices and better operational and financial discipline, they continue to seek new ounces via the drill bit to fill their production pipeline. Below is look

  • LITHIUM: Nemaska reviewing strategic alternatives

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – When the higher cost of the Whabouchi and Shawinigan projects  were released by Nemaska Lithium two weeks ago, the stock price declined steeply. The cost of the project – mine, mill and electrochemical plant – jumped by

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    GOLD: Mubadala invests $130M in Equinox Gold

    February 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Equinox Gold has attracted a $130-million (amounts are in U.S. dollars) investment from Abu Dhabi’s state owned Mubadala Investment Co. in the form of convertible notes. The notes are for five years with a 5% interest rate convertible

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    Kerr Mines targets 2020 production at Copperstone

    February 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kerr Mines (TSX: KER; US-OTC: KERMF) expects to start mining and stockpiling mineralized material from its Copperstone gold project in Arizona in the fourth quarter of this year with production starting in the first quarter of 2020, CEO Claudio Ciavarella says.

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    SILVER: Bayhorse pours first .9999 fine bar in Oregon

    February 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OREGON – Bayhorse Silver of Vancouver has poured the first silver bullion from its mine of the same name in the central part of the state. The button contains 37.69 oz. of .9999 fine silver, and is stamped with the