Canadian Mining Journal



  • Golden Predator to acquire Viva Gold, build ‘premier junior gold producer’

    March 3, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Golden Predator Mining (TSXV: GPY) has entered into a definitive arrangement agreement to acquire Viva Gold (TSXV: VAU). This transaction would bring together Golden Predator’s past-producing Brewery Creek mine, 55 km from Dawson City in the Yukon, with Viva’s Tonopah

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    World Gold Council adds four new board members

    March 3, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    The World Gold Council, the market development organization for the gold industry, announced on Tuesday that Aura Minerals (TSX: ORA), B2Gold (TSX: BTO), Sandstorm Gold Royalties (TSX: SSL, NYSE: SAND), and China’s Shandong Zhaojin Group have joined its board of members. Aura

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    Bluestone’s Cerro Blanco produce over 300,000 gold oz. a year at its peak

    March 2, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Recent results of a preliminary economic assessment for Bluestone Resources’ (TSXV: BSR) Cerro Blanco project in Guatemala show a doubling of the gold resource ounces and production profile, which effectively triples the NPV (net present value estimate) of the project,

  • Equinox adds to Hardrock stake in Ontario

    March 1, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Growing gold miner Equinox Gold (TSX: EQX) has upped its stake in the Hardrock gold project in Ontario by 10%, for a total ownership of 60%. The company has entered into an agreement with Orion Mine Finance to add 10%

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    Alamos reports record operating cash flows, ups dividend by 25%

    February 25, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Gold miner Alamos Gold (TSX, NYSE: AGI) has announced record cash flow from operations, both for the fourth quarter and full year, with its 2020 financial results release. Production of 426,800 gold oz. for the year (120,400 oz. in the

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    Sabina updates feasibility on 15-year ‘world-class’ project in Nunavut

    February 25, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Sabina Gold & Silver (TSX: SBB) has released an updated feasibility study on a combined open pit and underground development at the Goose property within its Back River gold project in Nunavut, 520 km northeast of Yellowknife. The engineering study

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    Capstone reports 2020 operations beat with strong Q4

    February 24, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Copper-focused miner Capstone Mining (TSX: CS) beat its production and costs guidance for 2020, driven by strong fourth-quarter output at both the Pinto Valley open pit mine in Arizona and at the Cozamin underground mine in Mexico. With a total

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    Dundee Precious Metals releases PFS on US$211M open pit mine at Timok

    February 23, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Toronto-based gold and copper producer Dundee Precious Metals (TSX: DPM) has announced the results of a prefeasibility study on its Timok gold project in Serbia, as well as the decision to go ahead with a feasibility study. The latest engineering

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    Northern Graphite to produce large flake concentrates at Bissett Creek

    February 23, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Northern Graphite (TSXV: NGC) announced that ongoing metallurgical testing confirmed that it is possible to produce a high percentage of valuable, large flake concentrates from its Bissett Creek deposit in Ontario. According to the Ottawa-based company, recent tests have averaged

  • Star Diamond locks horns with Rio Tinto on diamond breakage study

    February 22, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Star Diamond (TSX: DIAM) has provided an update on the progress of a 10 cutter-hole bulk sample program completed by joint venture partner Rio Tinto Exploration Canada on the Star kimberlite at the Star-Orion South diamond project in Saskatchewan. The

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    Iamgold grows cash balance, adjusts Westwood reserve

    February 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    After releasing 2020 production figures of 653,000 oz. gold in January, Iamgold (TSX: IMG; NYSE: IAG) has followed up with its 2020 financial results. All-in sustaining costs for the year came in at US$1,232 per oz., leading to revenues of

  • St Barbara reports half-year results; faces environmental charges in Nova Scotia

    February 17, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Australia-based miner St Barbara (ASX: SBM) has released financial results for its half-year ended Dec. 31 that represent “an encouraging recovery from the operational disappointments of the first quarter,” according to the company’s managing director and CEO, Craig Jetson. In