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Robert Friedland and Teck's Norm Keevil at the Voisey’s Bay nickel project in Newfoundland & Labrador.

Timeline: The adventures of Robert Friedland

Entrepreneur, financier and company-maker Robert Friedland will be recognized with the Lifetime Achievement Award at The Northern Miner‘s Canadian Mining Symposium at the Canada House in…






Open pit operations at the Bisha polymetallic mine 150km west of Asmara, Eritrea, East Africa. Credit: Nevsun Resources.

Nevsun CEO talks Timok and future at Bisha

VANCOUVER — It’s been a busy year for Nevsun Resources (TSX: NSU; NYSE-MKT: NSU) headlined by the US$440-million cash-and-share purchase of junior Reservoir Minerals and…


NexGen unveils Harpoon discovery

VANCOUVER — NexGen Energy (TSX: NXE; US-OTC: NXGEF) just can’t stop making  discoveries  at its Rook I uranium property in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca basin. The company made…