Altius Minerals Corporation

TSX tumbles, March 9-13

Canada’s benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index index fell during the trading week, losing 1.5% to close at 14,731.50 points. The S&P/TSX Global Gold Index dropped 1.8% to 157.90, as the spot price for gold gave back US$10 to end at…

Alderon Iron Ore has secured access to the Pointe-Noire deepwater port in Sept-les, Quebec. Credit: Alderon Iron Ore

Alderon Iron Ore satisfies all conditions for Kami

Alderon Iron Ore (TSX: ADV; NYSE-MKT: AXX) has signed a benefits agreement with the province of Newfoundland and Labrador and received surface and mining leases for its joint-venture Kami project, which green-lights construction.

Century Iron Mines and Augyva Mining Resources' Duncan Lake iron ore project in Quebec's James Bay region. Source: Augyva Mining Resources

Century Iron Mines lays out two mine plans

VANCOUVER — Century Iron Mines (FER-T) has a portfolio full of projects, a fair pile of cash, backing from not one but two Chinese partners and a plan to become a mid-sized iron ore producer within the next few years.

Virginia and Altius strike strategic alliance

Shares of Virginia Mines (VGQ-T) closed 12¢ or 1.3% higher at $9.13 apiece while Altius Minerals (ALS-T) climbed 9¢ or 0.9% to $10.73 on news the two companies had struck a strategic alliance to cooperate on exploration for base and…