Editorial: Gold a ray of hope in a weary market 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-01-21
The Vancouver Resource Investment Conference in mid-January is usually a great way to gauge the mood of the Canadian junior mining scene in the year ahead, and this year was no different.

Mining industry revisits anti-corruption procedures

Source: Daily News | 2015-01-14
Mining companies should take note of Canada’s stricter penalties and more aggressive enforcement of anti-corruption laws and make sure their anti-bribery compliance procedures are up to speed, lawyers, forensic accountants and mining...

Alacer boosts leaching capacity at Çöpler 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-31
Alacer Gold (TSX: ASR) says it can increase the heap-leach capacity at its 80%-held Copler gold mine in Turkey to extend oxide gold production beyond 2017. 

Editorial: Swiss gold referendum ends with a whimper 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-03
One of the more bizarre political initiatives initiated by gold bugs went down in flames on Nov. 30, with 77% of Swiss voters rejecting a plan to force the Swiss National Bank (SNB) to buy 55 million oz. gold to keep in reserve.

Commentary: Miners hit the road on Euro bus tour, Part I 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-03
MUNICH, GERMANY — Dave Hodge, the president of Zimtu Capital, has a public persona that transcends the Atlantic. 

Lundin hits commercial production at Eagle  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-03
Lundin Mining (TSX: LUN; US-OTC: LUNMF) now has another commercial mine in its growing roster of operations.

Lydian scores final mine permit at Amulsar 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-12-03
VANCOUVER — Shares of Lydian International (TSX: LYD; US-OTC: LYDIF) were on the rise after news that the company cleared the final permitting hurdle at its wholly owned Amulsar epithermal gold deposit, 170 km south of...

True North Gems builds Greenland's first ruby mine 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-05
True North Gems (TSXV: TGX; US-OTC: TNGMF) kicked off its first field season in Greenland a decade ago, but is finally closing in on the prize: an open-pit mine that will produce ruby and pink sapphire gemstones starting next year, and running...

A growing Mandalay remains Desjardins' top pick  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-22
Mandalay Resources (TSX: MND; US-OTC: MNDJF) has bumped up its full-year production guidance after reporting solid third-quarter numbers.

Metalor gains 'Fairmined Refiner' status  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-10-08
The Colombia-based Alliance for Responsible Mining (ARM) has given refiner Metalor its ‘Fairmined Refiner’ designation, making the firm the first London Bullion Market Association (LBMA)-approved refiner to hold that status.