Copper

Copper Mountain Mining CEO Jim O'Rourke (L) and CFO Rod Shier (R) during concentrate shipping at the Vancouver Wharf. Credit: Copper Mountain Mining.

Copper Mountain bids US$70M for Altona Mining

VANCOUVER — Copper Mountain Mining (TSX: CMMC; US-OTC: CPPMF) has tabled a US$70-million, all-share bid for Australia-based Altona Mining (ASX: AOH) and its district-scale Cloncurry copper-gold property…



Aben Resources’ president and CEO Jim Pettit (left) with vice-president of exploration Cornell McDowell at the Boundary Zone on the Forrest Kerr gold property in northwestern British Columbia. Credit: Aben Resources.

Aben’s Forrest Kerr shows promise

VANCOUVER — It’s been a roller-coaster ride for Aben Resources (TSXV: ABN; US-OTC: ABNAF), a junior explorer on the hunt for high-grade gold at its…





The Kemess South pit and processing facility at AuRico Metals’ Kemess copper-gold property in British Columbia. Photo by Matthew Keevil.

Centerra bids $310M for AuRico

VANCOUVER — Centerra Gold (TSX: CG; US-OTC: CAGDF) is set to expand its British Columbian footprint via an all-cash, $310-million bid for AuRico Metals (TSX: AMI;…






TSX rises slightly, Oct. 30-Nov. 3

Canada’s benchmark index rose 0.42% to finish the trading week at 16,020.16. The S&P/TSX Gold Mining Index and the S&P/TSX Global Gold Index posted incremental…