New management shifts focus at Anglo Pacific Group

Source: Daily News | 2014-07-16
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...

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...

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...

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.

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...

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,...

Glencore Xstrata set to take 20% stake in Solid Resources' Cehegin

Source: Daily News | 2014-05-07
For the last seven months, Canadian junior Solid Resources (TSXV: SRW) and diversified mining heavyweight Glencore Xstrata (LSE: GLEN) have been completing due diligence on a group of sixty-two iron ore concessions in southeastern Spain known...

Dalradian boosts Curraghinalt in Northern Ireland 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-23
VANCOUVER — According to CEO Patrick Anderson, explorer Dalradian Resources (TSX: DNA) has developed a “superior geological model” at its Curraghinalt lode-gold deposit 127 km west of Belfast, Northern Ireland, that is...

Eldorado's Certej could be 'platform' into Eastern Europe  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-16
VANCOUVER — On April 7 producer Eldorado Gold (TSX: ELD; NYSE: EGO) unveiled an updated prefeasibility study (PFS) on its 80%-owned Certej gold–silver project in the Apuseni Mountains in western Romania. And though Eldorado...