Canadian Mining Journal



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    SILVER: StrikePoint close to completing acquisition of Skeena’s subsidiary

    December 10, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – StrikePoint Gold announced that it is close to completing the acquisition of Mount Rainy Silver, a subsidiary of Skeena Resources that holds the interest in the Porter property in British Columbia. In a press release, StrikePoint said

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    SILVER-COPPER-ZINC: Surge expands Caledonia project

    December 9, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Surge Exploration added additional mineral claims in the area of its Caledonia project in northern Vancouver Island. In a press release, Surge explained that the new mineral claims include the Silver Skarn project and additional land nearby

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    COPPER-GOLD: TSXV greenlights ATEX’s acquisition of Chilean copper project

    December 5, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    CHILE – ATEX Resources received conditional approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for its acquisition of the Valeriano porphyry copper-gold project, located in Chile. The decision means that ATEX shares will again commence trading on the TSXV on December 5,

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    GOLD: Endomines acquires Friday open pit mine lease from NexGen

    December 4, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    IDAHO – Endomines AB announced this week that it has entered into an assignment and assumption agreement to acquire, for $200,000, the Friday open pit mine lease for the Friday mine from NexGen Mining. “With the addition of the open

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    GOLD: Canadian miners sign deal on Old Gold Bar project

    November 28, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – Vancouver-based Ely Gold Royalties announced that it has signed a definitive purchase agreement for the sale of 100% of its Old Gold Bar project to McEwen Mining Nevada, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Toronto-based McEwen Mining. In a press

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    GOLD: Newmont Goldcorp sells Red Lake mines to Australia’s Evolution for US$475M

    November 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – Newmont Goldcorp of Denver, Colo., has agreed to sell Red Lake Mines Ltd. to Evolution Mining of Australia. Evolution has agreed to make a cash payment of US$375 million  upon closing in the first quarter of 2020, plus

  • GOLD: Kirkland Lake to acquire Detour Gold

    November 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Kirkland Lake Gold has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Detour Gold. The transaction would exchange each Detour share for 0.4343 of a Kirkland Lake share, an

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    GOLD-COPPER: Explorex acquires historic Bonanza Mountain project

    November 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Explorex Resources, a Vancouver-based junior, has acquired a 100% interest in the high grade Bonanza Mountain gold-copper project. The acquisition was made by a combination of staking plus a sale and purchase agreement. The property is in

  • GOLD: Talisker buys Bralorne from Avino, announces financing

    November 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Talisker Resources announced it has entered into a purchase agreement with Avino Silver and Gold Mines to acquire a 100% interest in the 4,200 ha. Bralorne gold project 248 km northeast of Vancouver. Upon closing of the

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    GOLD: Barrick to divest stake in Kalgoorlie mine

    November 18, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Barrick Gold has agreed to sell its 50% interest in Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM) in Western Australia to Saracen Mineral Holdings for US$750 million in cash. KCGM owns and operates the Kalgoorlie mine, also known as the Super Pit, about

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    URANIUM: Forum to sell interest in Fir Island project to Orano

    November 13, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Forum Energy Metals reached an agreement with Orano Canada whereby it will grant to Orano a series of options to acquire up to a 70% interest in the Fir Island uranium project on the northeast margin of the

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    DIAMONDS: RJK expands land position, acquires kimberlite showing

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – RJK Explorations of Kirkland Lake, Ont., has increased its land position around its Bishop diamond claims near Cobalt. A minimum of 17 potential kimberlite targets plus the Kon kimberlite showing were acquired. The Kon kimberlite is the only