Calibre Mining wins over Pierre Lassonde

Source: Daily News | 2014-09-24
When executive chairman Doug Forster and director Blayne Johnson of Calibre Mining (TSXV: CXB; US-OTC: CXBMF) recently sat down at the Denver Gold Forum and presented an update on the company's Nicaraguan projects to Pierre Lassonde, the...

Work on Oyu Tolgoi underground to resume in Q1 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-24
Turquoise Hill Resources (TSX: TRQ; NYSE: TRQ) and the Mongolian government have resolved several issues that have held up the underground expansion of the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in the country.

Capstone tweaks Minto's mine plan after permit delay  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-24
Capstone Mining (TSX: CS; US-OTC: CSFFF) is modifying the mine plan at its Minto copper-gold-silver mine in the Yukon, after announcing that it had not received its amended water-use licence from the Yukon Water Board to pre-strip the...

Newstrike touts low costs in Ana Paula PEA 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-24
VANCOUVER — Four years ago junior Newstrike Capital (TSXV: NES; US-OTC: NWSKF) scored a strategic slice of Mexico’s emerging Guerrero gold belt (GGB) in the form of its wholly owned Ana Paula gold asset, and now the company is...

Santacruz lands US$28.4M deal to fund second mine 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-24
Santacruz Silver Mining (TSXV: SCZ) has signed a US$28.4-million prepaid silver-purchase agreement to help fund its San Felipe silver-lead-zinc project in Sonora state, Mexico.

[Update] Eastmain's Eau Claire deposit shows promise in Quebec

Source: Daily News | 2014-09-23
Eastmain Resources (TSX: ER) is confident that its Eau Claire deposit will become the second gold mine in Quebec’s James Bay region, following Goldcorp’s (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) Éléonore project, which is estimated to...

Santacruz hopes to get San Felipe in production by 2016  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-17
VANCOUVER — Producer Santacruz Silver Mining (TSXV: SCZ; US-OTC: SZSMF) is sizing up a major boost in silver-equivalent output over the next few years, and a big part of that plan is its San Felipe asset located 130 km northeast of...

Gainey Capital aims to fast-track El Colomo  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-17
VANCOUVER — Over two years ago Gainey Capital (TSXV: GNC) CEO David Coburn saw promise in a private Mexican precious metal operation 135 km southeast of Mazatlan — along the border of the States of Nayarit and Durango...

Bear Creek keeps Corani on track, reduces costs 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-17
As Bear Creek Mining (TSXV: BCM) works to produce an updated feasibility study for its flagship Corani silver–lead–zinc project in southern Peru by year-end, its efforts to reduce costs are already paying off.

Corvus uncovers high-grade zone at North Bullfrog  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-10
VANCOUVER — It’s been a bountiful year for explorer Corvus Gold (TSX: KOR) at its North Bullfrog project, 15 km north of Beatty, Nev. The company is in the midst of a 20,000-metre drill program at the site, and has kept a strong...