Alamos scores Agi Dagi EIA approval, but Kirazli in limbo  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-09-03
VANCOUVER — It’s been a rocky permitting road for producer Alamos Gold (TSX: AGI; NYSE: AGI) in Turkey given the legal troubles surrounding its Kirazli epithermal gold project. But the company looks to have made some...

Miedzi Copper loses Poland concessions  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-08-20
Ross Beaty isn’t the type of businessman who normally airs his grievances in public. But when two of his copper concessions in Poland were apparently revoked by the Polish government, he felt he had no choice.

Eric Roth's Aegean Metals sees upside in Turkey 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-08-20
VANCOUVER — It was a quiet couple of years for Eric Roth after Yamana Gold (TSX: YRI; NYSE: AUY) snapped up his Extorre Gold Mines and its Cerro Moro project in Argentina for US$400 million in mid-2012. But now as president...

New management at Anglo Pacific shifts focus to royalties 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-07-23
After graduating with a BA from Harvard University and an MBA from Harvard Business School, Julian Treger launched his career working for Lord Rothschild as an in-house corporate financier managing a portfolio of public and private equity...

Alacer plans sulphide expansion at Copler 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-06-25
VANCOUVER — For US$660 million Alacer Gold (TSX: ASR; US-OTC: ALIAF) could add a sulphide circuit to its heap-leach Copler (“Çöpler” in Turkish) gold mine in Turkey, an expansion that should pay for itself in the...

World Gold Council spearheads review of London gold fix  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-06-25
VANCOUVER — The gold industry appears to be reacting to growing scrutiny over the century-old method that determines the daily spot price of gold. On June 18 the World Gold Council — a market-development organization composed of top...

Avala's open-pit mine plan for Timok in Serbia 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-06-25
VANCOUVER — Serbia has received attention lately as an under-explored jurisdiction for copper porphyry targets, but for junior Avala Resources (TSXV: AVZ) the story is all about gold. To this end, the company has just tabled an...

Euromax set to build Macedonia's first 'modern mine' 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-06-18
VANCOUVER — London-based Euromax Resources (TSXV: EOX) is on the verge of making history by building the first modern-day mine in Macedonia. The company has tabled a prefeasibility study on its Ilovitza gold–copper...

Another Turkish porphyry for Pilot and Teck 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-06-18
VANCOUVER — With its first hole into a new target, Pilot Gold (TSX: PLG; US-OTC: PLGTF) has found a copper–gold porphyry at its TV Tower project in Turkey, reinforcing the district-scale potential of the large land package.

Mandalay acquiring Elgin for $70M 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-06-11
VANCOUVER — Toronto-based gold miner Mandalay Resources (TSX: MND; US-OTC: MNDJF) had been on the lookout for an acquisition to boost its near-term production profile, and it has apparently found a fit in Elgin Mining (TSX: ELG,...