Calibre makes progress in Nicaragua 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
By trish Saywell

First Majestic looks to snatch SilverCrest 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
First Majestic Silver (TSX: FR; NYSE: AG) is buying SilverCrest Mines (TSX: SVL) in a largely all-share, $154-million deal to bulk up its treasury and asset base. 

Silver Institute: Demand perks up in first half 2015 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
The following is an edited version of a report by The Silver Institute. For more information please visit 

Batero Gold targets CB Gold in friendly deal 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-29
Less than a month after rejecting a hostile takeover offer from Red Eagle Mining (TSXV: RD; US-OTC: RDEMF), CB Gold’s (TSXV: CBJ; US-OTC: CBHDF) board of directors is recommending to shareholders that they accept a takeover...

Royal Road driven by results at Gomec in Turkey

Source: Daily News | 2015-07-27
VANCOUVER — It’s been almost a decade since Tim Coughlin, a co-founder of Lydian International, was part of the team that stumbled across the multi-million oz. Amulsar gold deposit in southern Armenia. Now, as president and CEO of...

Brazil Resources to buy Whistler project in Alaska

Source: Daily News | 2015-07-22
In a letter to shareholders earlier this year, Amir Adnani, chairman of Brazil Resources (TSXV: BRI; US-OTC: BRIZF), stated that the company’s strategy since its initial public offering in 2011 had been “to take advantage of the...

Defiance Silver hits high grades at San Acacio  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-22
Defiance Silver (TSXV: DEF; US-OTC: DNCVF) is having drilling success at its past-producing San Acacio silver mine in Zacatecas, Mexico.

New Gold inks Rainy River deal with Royal Gold

Source: Daily News | 2015-07-21
VANCOUVER — Canadian producer New Gold (TSX: NGD; NYSE-MKT: NGD) appears to have closed off a prospective funding gap at its Rainy River development project — located 65 km northwest of Fort Frances, Ont. — following a...

Site visit: Taranis hopes to take Thor to the Max 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-15
REVELSTOKE, B.C. — Taranis Resources (TSXV: TRO; US-OTC: TNREF) is eyeing an option to buy 65% of FortyTwo Metals, a subsidiary of Roca Mines, in a move to secure the Max mill facility, 60 km southeast of Revelstoke, B.C. 

TSX drops, July 6-10 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-07-15
Canada’s benchmark index tumbled 1.9% to 14,411.07 after a weak jobs report, the continuing debt crisis in Greece and a slump in China’s stock market. The S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals & Mining Index fell 5.5% to 630.99,...