Gold







The massive Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold operation in Mongolia. Credit: Rio Tinto.

Rio Tinto deepens presence 
in Mongolia

A week after the Mongolian government hit Turquoise Hill Resources (NYSE: TRO) with a US$155-million tax bill associated with the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine, Rio…



Yorbeau Resources’ senior management at the Gap Lens deposit’s discovery hole on the Scott Lake polymetallic project in Quebec, from left: Amit Gupta, chairman; Gérald Riverin, president; Georges Bodnar, director and interim CFO; and Sylvain Lépine, project manager. Credit: Yorbeau Resources.

Yorbeau tables Scott Lake PEA

Yorbeau Resources (TSX: YRB) has announced a new resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its wholly owned Scott Lake polymetallic project in the…


Drillers on a platform at Colorado Resources’ KSP gold-copper project in northwestern British Columbia. Credit: Colorado Resources.

BC, Yukon & NWT Snapshot: 8 juniors on the move

Canada’s westernmost province and two territories have long attracted mineral explorers and developers lured by the region’s rich natural endowment, substantial infrastructure and pro-mining government…