Dalradian boosts Curraghinalt resource in Northern Ireland

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-16
VANCOUVER — According to CEO Patrick Anderson, explorer Dalradian Resources (TSX: DNA, US-OTC: DRLDF) has developed a "superior geological model" at its Curraghinalt lode-gold deposit 127 km west of Belfast, Ireland, that is allowing...

Holcim-Lafarge merger stirs cement market 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-04-09
While mega-mergers have faded from view in the mining industry, the global cement industry showed in early April that it’s still capable of serving up a doozy: a friendly, all-share merger of Switzerland’s Holcim and Paris-based...

Eldorado says Certej could be a 'platform' into Eastern Europe

Source: Daily News | 2014-04-08
VANCOUVER — On April 7 producer Eldorado Gold (TSX: ELD; NYSE: ELD) unveiled an updated pre-feasibility study (PFS) on its 80%-owned Certej gold-silver project in the Apuseni Mountains in western Romania. And though Eldorado...

Gabriel to fire 400 employees in Romania  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-03-19
Gabriel Resources (TSX: GBU; US-OTC: GBRRF) is set to reduce its workforce by 80%, or 400 employees, at its Rosia Montana gold–silver project in Romania if the new government makes no clear move to advance the project.

Reservoir Minerals raising $33 million in double financing 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-03-05
VANCOUVER — Investment dollars may be hard to rustle up these days, but Reservoir Minerals (TSXV: RMC; US-OTC: RVRLF) has a recipe for a raise: release an initial resource estimate for a flagship project containing 3.8 billion lb. copper...

Reservoir Minerals chairman talks modern exploration, Timok 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-02-26
VANCOUVER — When it comes to major discoveries over the past few years there are few that stand out in regards to grade and tonnage potential like Reservoir Minerals’ (TSXV: RMC; US-OTC: RVRLF) Timok copper porphyry in eastern...

Centerra posts strong Q4, unveils Oksut PEA 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-02-26
VANCOUVER — Producer Centerra Gold (TSX: CG; US-OTC: CAGDF) has been making headlines due to its negotiation with the Kyrgyzstan government over the ownership structure at its flagship Kumtor gold mine, 350 km southeast of the capital...

Eurasian seeks IOCG in Sweden 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-02-26
KIRUNA, SWEDEN — Eurasian Minerals (TSXV: EMX; NYSE-MKT: EMXX) is a prospect generator. The company takes its prime assets — deep geological expertise and skill navigating difficult socio-political settings  — to...

Appian takes flight with US$375-million mining fund  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-02-26
VANCOUVER — For founder Michael Scherb and his team at London-based Appian Capital, lagging capital markets and falling project valuations in the mining sector present a unique opportunity.

Pilot Gold uncovers porphyry potential at TV Tower 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-02-05
VANCOUVER — With a 4,900-metre, four-month drill program, Pilot Gold (TSX: PLG; US-OTC: PLGTF) has transformed the potential at its TV Tower project in Turkey from an interesting oxide gold target to a possible porphyry district.