Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    LITHIUM: Court grants Millennial Lithium mining licenses in Argentina

    January 14, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ARGENTINA – The Mining Court of Salta, Argentina, granted Millennial Lithium’s subsidiary, Proyecto Pastos Grandes, four of the five mining licenses that comprised the properties owned by state company Remsa. The land tenements are located within the Pastos Grandes project.

  • News

    GOLD: Positive PFS for Argonaut’s Cerro del Gallo

    December 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – Argonaut Gold has released the results of a prefeasibility study (PFS) on its Cerro del Gallo project in Guanajuato. The study outlines an open pit heap-leach mine producing an average of 64,000 oz. of gold annually with additional

  • News

    PERMITTING: Gold Fields receives EIS approval for Salares Norte

    December 18, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    CHILE – The Atacama Environmental Assessment Commission has approved the environmental impact study on Gold Fields’ Salares Norte project in northern Chile — paving the way for the company to proceed with a construction decision in the first half of 2020.

  • News

    COBALT: First Cobalt updates on refinery studies

    December 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – First Cobalt has released an update on the progress of recommissioning its cobalt refinery in partnership with Glencore. The company expects to complete a prefeasibility study for a 12 t/d restart scenario as well as a second feasibility

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    GOLD: Argonaut confirms high grades below planned Magino pit

    December 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Argonaut Gold has released exploration results for its Magino gold exploration project in Ontario and provided an update on permitting the San Antonio project in Mexico. At Magino, drilling targeting mineralization below and adjacent to the current open

  • Feature

    Lundin Gold prepares to bite into Fruta del Norte

    December 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Ecuador’s first large-scale gold mine on track for first production in Q4

  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: NorZinc receives permits for Prairie Creek mine and road

    November 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based NorZinc, owner of the Prairie Creek zinc-lead project 200 km west of Fort Simpson, has received the water licence and land use permit from Parks Canada for its portion of the all-season road to the mine

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    GOLD: Lundin receives key permits for Fruta del Norte

    November 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Vancouver-based Lundin Gold has received the Industrial Water Permit and the Administrative Act permit for its Fruta del Norte gold project 9 km northeast of the village of San Antonio. The permits were issued by La Secretaría Nacional

  • Mexico’s environmental authority halts Almaden’s Ixtaca project

    November 14, 2019 by Jean Lian

    Mexico’s environmental authority, Semarnat, has suspended the permitting process for Almaden Minerals’ (TSX: AMM; NYSE: AAU) Ixtaca gold-silver project in the state of Puebla, pending the resolution of a lawsuit that challenges the country’s mineral title system. The lawsuit, filed by the Tecoltemi community of

  • OILSANDS: Teck’s Frontier project gets grudging okay from joint panel

    July 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Late last week the joint federal-provincial panel reviewing Teck Resources’ Frontier oilsands project sent its report to Minister of Environment and Climate Change Catherine McKenna. The report urges regulators to approve the $20.6-billion project 110 km north of

  • News

    VANADIUM: Delrey authorized to drill at Newfoundland property

    July 11, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Following its recent acquisition of the Four Corners project, Delrey Metals received this week authorization from the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Natural Resources to establish up to 20 drill sites and four trenches on the property. Four Corners is

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    TUNGSTEN-MOLY: Northcliff’s Scisson project receives final federal permit

    July 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Vancouver-based Northcliff Resources says the final federal authorization has been received for the Scisson tungsten-molybdenum project 60 km northwest of Fredericton. Environmental approvals were given in 2015 and 2017 for the project. Mining, crown lease, construction and