Gold Reserve wins US$740M in 'stunning victory' against Venezuela 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-22
It’s taken six years and over US$20 million in legal costs, but Gold Reserve (TSX: GRZ; US-OTC: GDRZF) has won US$740.3 million in compensation for the expropriation of its Brisas gold project by the Venezuelan government. It’s one...

Podcast: Mickey Fulp explains what's weighing down commodities

Source: Daily News | 2014-10-01
Mickey Fulp, the Mercenary Geologist, dissects the recent movements in the Venture market, the greenback and two metals he follows closely — gold and uranium.

Denison builds up Wheeler River's potential as Gryphon expands 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-01
VANCOUVER — Ongoing exploration success by Denison Mines (TSX: DML; NYSE-MKT: DNN) at its 60%-owned Wheeler River asset along the eastern edge of Saskatchewan’s Athabasca basin is hinting at good near-term development...

Uranium Energy sketches out uranium mine in AZ 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-24
Uranium Energy (NYSE-MKT: UEC) acquired the Anderson uranium project in May 2011 through an all-stock merger with Concentric Energy valued at US$4 million.

Commentary: Securing uranium supply: Why the spot price is rising  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-17
For those who may not have been following the uranium sector, the spot price for uranium oxide has climbed more than US$3.50 per lb. in a matter of weeks. Recent events over the past year have woken utilities up to the fact that securing...

TSX drops, Sept. 8-12 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-17
Canada’s main stock index fell during the trading week. The S&P/TSX Composite Index dropped 38 points to 15,531.58. The spot price for gold plunged US$40 to US$1,228.30, while the S&P/TSX Global Gold Index stayed relatively flat...

Strike notice prompts closure of Cameco's McArthur River 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-03
Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) has closed down McArthur River, the world’s largest uranium mine, and its Key Lake mill, in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca basin, over a labour dispute. 

Fission going strong at PLS 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-08-13
VANCOUVER — Fission Uranium (TSXV: FCU; US-OTC: FCUUF) hit mineralization in every one of the first 14 holes of its mid-year drill program at Patterson Lake South (PLS), continuing a drilling success story that has delineated shallow,...

Fipke's Northern Uranium thinks outside the basin 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-30
VANCOUVER — Conventional thinking amongst Canadian uranium explorers has been shifting over the past few years, and Northern Uranium (TSXV: UNO; US-OTC: NOURF) is hoping to be the next outfit to make a world-class discovery outside...

Cameco puts Cigar Lake on ice  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-23
VANCOUVER — Cameco (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) has suspended mining at its Cigar Lake uranium mine in Saskatchewan so that the high-grade orebody can freeze — a necessary step in mining the waterlogged deposit.