Perseus highlights its potential in West Africa

Source: Daily News | 2015-04-22
Junior gold miner Perseus Mining (TSX: PRU; ASX: PRU) has recently made three positive announcements, pleasing investors, who drove the stock up 15% to 31¢.

TSX retreats, April 13-17 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-22
Canada’s benchmark index fell on renewed concern over Greece’s debt and China’s new trading regulations. The S&P/TSX Composite Index slipped 28 points, or 0.2%, to 15,360.55, while the S&P/TSX Capped Diversified Metals...

Peregrine Diamonds teams up with old Africa hands in Botswana 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-22
In its first meaningful venture in diamond exploration outside of North America, Peregrine Diamonds (TSX: PGD) expects to drill kimberlite targets in Botswana before year-end, thanks to the wisdom of three exploration geologists whose previous...

Mountain Province Diamonds a top pick for Salman Partners 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-15
Salman Partners’ senior analyst Raymond Goldie has upgraded Mountain Province Diamonds (TSX: MPV; NASDAQ: MDM) from a “buy” to a “top pick,” after the junior reiterated it is on track and on budget to start...

Kaizen searches for Kamoa analogues in Canada's Far North 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-15
VANCOUVER — Kaizen Discovery (TSXV: KZD; US-OTC: CCNCF) is about to kick-start exploration for sediment-hosted copper deposits at its Coppermine project, 5 km south of the community of Kugluktuk, Nunavut. 

Roxgold starts construction at Yaramoko 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-15
Roxgold (TSXV: ROG; US-OTC: ROGFF) has kicked off construction at its high-grade Yaramoko gold project in southwestern Burkina Faso, with an aim of starting production in the second quarter of 2016.

Eira Thomas focuses on value preservation at Kaminak  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-08
It’s interesting to watch Eira Thomas’ transition from the diamond space in the gold sector, now that she’s heading up Vancouver-based junior Kaminak Gold (TSXV: KAM; US-OTC: KMKGF).

TSX falls on higher oil, gold prices, March 23-27  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-01
Canadian stocks fell for a third straight week, following bleak U.S. economic data and rising tensions in the Middle East. Oil and gold prices spiked after Saudi Arabia and its allies launched airstrikes against Houthi rebels in Yemen, who are...

Eskom's woes deepen as execs hits the exits 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-01
South Africa is world renowned for its exceptional mineral wealth and vast underground mining complexes, but one of the weakest links in the critical sector is national, state-owned electrical utility Eskom, whose deep operational and...

Golden Star aims to go underground at Wassa 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-04-01
Cash-strapped Golden Star Resources (TSX: GSC; NYSE-MKT: GSS) has reported positive feasibility study results on adding an underground mine to its producing Wassa open-pit gold mine in Ghana to bring down costs.