The mining community in Canada probably has more connections to South Africa than any other group in the country, and so the death of Nelson Mandela on Dec. 5 provided many miners here with time to reflect on the man’s leadership, as well...
Dec 11, 2013 7:49PM
One of the delights of watching the series Breaking Bad is the realization — second-season spoiler alert — that the seemingly cheerful and innocuous Pollos Hermanos fast-food chicken chain is just an elaborate front for a much more...
Dec 11, 2013 7:44PM
VANCOUVER — The full picture is coming into focus for junior Wildcat Silver (TSX: WC) at its flagship Hermosa polymetallic project 80 km due southeast of Tuscon, Arizona. Though the company has released a pair of preliminary economic...
Dec 11, 2013 6:23PM
An update on its development projects did little to assuage fears surrounding First Quantum Mineral’s (TSX: FM) recent expensive acquisition.
Dec 11, 2013 5:01PM
VANCOUVER – Besra Gold (TSXV: BEZ) is laying the groundwork for its third gold mine with a feasibility study for a first stage of development at its Bau project in East Malaysia.
Dec 11, 2013 4:58PM
Golden Band Resources (TSXV: GBN; OTCQX: GBRIF) is indefinitely suspending its Roy Lloyd and Golden Heart gold mines and the Jolu mill in northern Saskatchewan, starting Jan. 1, 2014.
Dec 11, 2013 4:13PM
VANCOUVER — Gold producer Centamin (TSX: CEE; LON: CEY) has been searching for exploration upside in West Africa, and it looks like the company found a fit in Australian junior Ampella Mining (ASX: AMX) and its portfolio of assets...
Dec 10, 2013 7:09PM
Guyana Goldfields (TSX: GUY) has started construction activities at its flagship Aurora gold project in Guyana, CEO Scott Caldwell said on a conference call yesterday.
Dec 10, 2013 6:11PM
Soil sampling at Semafo’s (TSX: SMF; US-OTC: SEMFF) Mana property in Burkina Faso has pinpointed a north-trending corridor measuring more than 14 km long and up to 4 km wide about 8 km north of the Siou deposit.
Dec 10, 2013 3:26PM
VANCOUVER — Toronto-based junior Macusani Yellowcake (TSXV: YEL) has moved one step closer to a production decision at its 900-sq.km uranium portfolio, which lies 180 km northwest of the city of Juliaca in southeastern...
Dec 9, 2013 11:03PM