SolGold digs deep at Cascabel in Ecuador

Source: Daily News | 2015-05-20
Over the last three years, SolGold (LSE: SOLG) has earned an 85% stake in the Cascabel copper-gold-silver deposit in northern Ecuador, and the Brisbane-based company says it is on track to complete its first resource estimate on the early stage...

Red Chris delay sends Imperial back to the market

Source: Daily News | 2015-05-20
In danger of breaking a loan covenant because of a slow ramp-up at its Red Chris copper-gold mine, in northwestern British Columbia, Imperial Metals (TSX: III) is turning once again to its largest shareholders for financial help.

Atico Mining's confidence in El Roble grows  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-20
Atico Mining’s (TSXV: ATY; US-OTC: ATCMF) El Roble underground mine is the only copper-gold volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposit in production today in Colombia and the Vancouver-based junior producer is becoming more confident by...

TSX Venture edges up, May 11-15 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-20
The S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index eked out a 4.16-point gain over the trading session to close at 695.31. The index has been stuck at late-2008 levels of 700 points and below since November.

Hudbay hits commercial production at Constancia  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-20
Hudbay Minerals (TSX: HBM; NYSE: HBM) has stayed on course with its ambitious growth plans over the last five years, bringing online three new mines, with the latest being the large Constancia copper-molybdenum-gold-silver mine in Peru.

Cordoba entices Friedland's HPX to explore Colombia 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-20
VANCOUVER — It’s been over a year since Mario Stifano, president and CEO of Cordoba Minerals (TSXV: CDB; US-OTC: CDBMF) shared an elevator with international financer Robert Friedland and sparked the billionaire’s interest in...

Southern Copper rejects bribery accusations 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-20
In the latest drama unfolding at Southern Copper’s (NYSE: SCCO) embattled Tia Maria project in Peru, the company has dismissed allegations that a lawyer, who used to work for the company, tried to bribe protestors on behalf of the company.

Norman B. Keevil: A lifetime of achievement at Teck

Source: Daily News | 2015-05-19
In 1979 The Northern Miner named Norman B. Keevil its Mining Man of the Year, citing the impressive string of mine constructions he presided over in the 1970s. Since winning that award Dr. Keevil went on to ensure Teck was part of some of the...

TSX slides, May 4-8  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-13
Poor jobs data and a decline in energy stocks after the New Democratic Party majority win in Alberta sent the S&P/TSX Composite Index down 1.1% to 15,170.02. The S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals & Mining Index fell 2.8% to 805.08,...

NovaCopper buying Sunward to advance Alaska project 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-05-13
NovaCopper (TSX: NCQ; NYSE-MKT: NCQ) is acquiring Sunward Resources (TSX: SWD; US-OTC: SNWRF) for the cash it has in its vault — not just its gold project in Colombia.