Canadian Mining Journal



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    Torex receives ‘milestone’ permit for Media Luna development

    April 6, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Torex Gold (TSX: TXG) has received approval to start building a South Portal for a second access point to the Media Luna deposit at its producing Morelos property; the permit amendment is required to continue the early works program for

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    Taseko Mines clears legal hurdles at Florence; advances copper projects

    March 31, 2021 by Trish Saywell

    Taseko Mines (TSX: TKO; NYSE-AM: TGB; LSE: TKO) can move forward with its Florence copper in-situ project after the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled in its favour and rejected arguments made against the project by the Town of Florence. The

  • Taseko wins court battle over Florence project, shares up

    March 24, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    The Arizona Court of Appeals has confirmed all aspects of the Superior Court of Arizona’s 2019 decision in favor of Taseko Mines’ (TSX: TKO; NYSE: TGB) Florence copper project, rejecting arguments made by the Town of Florence. The appeals court

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    Northern Dynasty files appeal over Pebble permit rejection

    January 25, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Northern Dynasty reported on Thursday its U.S. subsidiary Pebble Limited Partnership has filed an appeal with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) over its decision to deny a key water permit for the Pebble copper-gold-molybdenum-silver-rhenium mine in Alaska. The

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    Marathon signs deal with six communities for Valentine gold project

    December 9, 2020 by Northern Miner staff

    Co-operation agreements covering the Valentine gold project have been signed by Marathon Gold and six nearby central Newfoundland communities. Agreements have been signed with Buchans, Buchans Junction, Millertown, Badger, Grand Falls-Windsor, and Bishop’s Falls. These communities will benefit from the

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    OceanaGold soars on Philippines’ move to reopen Didipio

    December 8, 2020 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    OceanaGold (TSX: OGC; ASX: OGC) closed 32% higher on the Australian Stock Exchange on Dec. 7 after announcing that the Philippine government is moving forward to finalize a long-delayed renewal of an agreement governing the company’s Didipio gold-copper underground mine.

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    Great Panther grows Guanajuato complex resources in Mexico

    November 23, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Silver and gold producer Great Panther Mining has updated the resource estimates for the Guanajuato and San Ignacio underground mines within its wholly owned Guanajuato mine complex (GMC) in Mexico. Combined measured and indicated resources increased by 17% to 10.2

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    Marathon Gold derisks Valentine with permitting milestone

    November 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Marathon Gold’s Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Valentine gold project has been accepted for a formal review by the federal assessment agency, which, according to Marathon, is a significant milestone in the Environmental Assessment (EA) process for Valentine. After

  • BMC receives YESAB’s blessing for Yukon silver-zinc mine – with conditions

    October 28, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Yukon Environmental and Socio-Economic Assessment Board (YESAB) has recommended that BMC Minerals‘ ABM silver-zinc project, at its Kudz Ze Kayah project, be allowed to proceed, paving the way for the private company to proceed with permitting. The positive recommendation

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    Ecuador’s constitutional court allows referendums on new mining projects

    September 23, 2020 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    Ecuador’s highest court has ruled that communities have the right to hold referendums on whether or not proposed large and medium-scale mines can move forward, but said the public can only vote on mining rights not yet granted and not

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    Taseko advances Florence copper project permitting in Arizona

    September 22, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Taseko Mines’ Florence copper project in Arizona received strong support at a public hearing held by the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ), which is part of the process required to obtain an Aquifer Protection permit (APP), the company has

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    Mexican gov’t greenlights Orla Mining’s Camino Rojo

    August 20, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Mexico has approved the environmental impact statement (EIS) for Orla Mining’s (TSX: OLA) Camino Rojo oxide gold project in Zacatecas state — clearing the way for mine construction to start. The approval from the Mexican Federal Environmental Department (Semarnat) also satisfies