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Northern Miner's Progressive Mine Forum Livestream

Live round table discussions complemented by real-time interaction with the audience via social media, as well as commentary from industry leaders.

Win free tickets to the Vancouver showing of KONELĪNE: Our land beautiful

The film is running at the Vancity Theatre from Oct. 28 to Nov. 10, 2016.

Centerra swings back into profit

Centerra Gold (TSX: CG) posted a profit in the second quarter, amid a sea of red for gold miners hurt by lower commodity prices.

Timmins Gold picks up Goldgroup Mining's Caballo Blanco project

Timmins Gold (TSX: TMM; NYSE: TGD) has been looking at Goldgroup Mining’s (TSX: GGA) Caballo Blanco project in Mexico for a couple of years now, and has finally inked a deal to acquire 100% of the asset.

Commentary: Does Chesapeake make sense for Goldcorp?

When Christopher Ecclestone says Chesapeake Gold (TSX: CKG) "looks like the turkey all dressed up for Thanksgiving," readers of his latest research note might want to take his description with a pinch of salt.

Peak diamonds on the horizon?

The fracking boom in North America may have made 'peak oil' somewhat of a dated phrase but could 'peak diamonds' take its place as the new catch phrase for resource investors?

Fort Hills a 'sweet spot' for Teck

Teck, which owns 20% of the project, claims it is “one of the best undeveloped oil sands mining assets in the region.”

Govind Friedland to IPO GoviEx Uranium

The company plans to use the net proceeds to pay for an environmental and social impact assessment as well as a pilot plant for its Madaouela uranium discovery in Niger.

Angkor Gold presses ahead in Cambodia with Indian and Chinese partners

In India, mining companies do not require proven and probable reserves to start building a mine.

Goldrock's Matysek out to prove Argentina is a good bet

He believes in Argentina, just as he believed — correctly — in uranium, potash, and lithium. And he believes Lindero is a very good gold project.

Basics of Geology, Mining, and Processing for the Investment Community

Toronto, Ontario, Canada Location St. Andrews Conference Centre Contact Name Kate Cowperthwaite Local Phone 613-533-2230 Email Website Main Body This course is intended for people who are interested in a broad overview of how the mining business works...

Mining and Sampling Theory for Mine Technicians and amp; Field Assistants – Snowden

Perth, WA, Australia Contact Name Shannon Aitken Local Phone (08) 9211 8674 Email Website Main Body This 1-day course will give you an understanding of the mine value chain from exploration through to production, what goes into making a mine, give you ...

Managing Mine Contracts – Snowden

The principles behind successful drafting and management of mining industry contracts This 2-day course focuses on setting up and managing mining contracts. You will learn how to establish a profitable and realistic relationship with a contractor, and ...

Mining execs' pay jumps as industry rebounds

This is one of those “good problems” you hear about from time to time in business. After weathering the punishing collapse in demand for commodities that began in 2008 and dragged on for more than two years, the mining industry has bounced back over the past year and is once again posting very strong gains.

Nyrstar's meteoric rise as a miner

Born of two established metals companies as a pure smelting play in 2007, Brussels-listed Nyrstar NV has since grabbed a commanding position in the zinc supply chain with no sign of slowing down.

Claude finds more gold deep at Madsen

Claude Resources (CRJ-T, CGR-N) went deeper at its Madsen Project near Red Lake and found more high-grade gold.

What it takes to build a successful gold mining company in Africa

If you ask Mark Bristow what it takes to build a successful gold mining company in Africa, he'll start by telling you what it doesn't take.

Midway pushes Pan to feasibility

Midway Gold's (MDW-V, MDW-X) feasibility study for its Pan gold project in White Pine Cty., Nev., shows it's viable to build at various gold prices.

Patagonia Gold digs into southern Argentina

Goldcorp.'s (G-T, GG-N) $3.6 billion acquisition last year of Andean Resources and its Cerro Negro deposit in Santa Cruz province may have showcased Argentina as a key gold producing region.

Malaga makes headway in the Andes

Before Montreal-based Malaga Inc. (MLG-T, MLGAF-O) took over the Pasto Bueno mine in 2005, private owners in Peru had turned out nearly six million tonnes of tungsten--or 42,000 tonnes of tungsten concentrate--from just five veins they had...

New Gold goes all-in at Blackwater

Vancouver - New Gold (NGD-T, NGD-N) has put pen to paper with two B.C.-focused junior gold explorers holding land near the company's most recent acquisition, the Blackwater gold-silver project, located 150 km southwest of Prince George.

Merrex Gold thinks big in Mali

The much maligned junior gold mining sector enjoyed a rare respite on Wednesday, but while most juniors moved up, Merrex Gold (MXI-V) was one of the most favored of them all. The company, whose Siribaya gold project in western Mali... [ Full Story ]

Molycorp discovers a new REE deposit

Molycorp (MCP-N) has found a heavy rare-earth element (HREE) deposit near its Mountain Pass mine in California.