Supply of Rare and Precious Metals Will Remain Tight Despite Growing Demand from Manufacturers and I

Posted by Editor Sunday, 22 January 2012 As evidenced by the recent sovereign debt crisis in Europe, central banks around the globe are pursuing policies of quantitative easing (QE) in efforts to reinvigorate their faltering economic recoveries....

James River Coal Announces Sentinels of Safety Award for Outstanding Safety Performance

Posted by Editor Saturday, 01 October 2011 James River Coal Company (NASDAQ: JRCC), today announced that one of its subsidiaries has earned the Sentinels of Safety Award. The Sentinels of Safety is the most distinguished safety award in the United States

Pilot Gold finds high-potential exploration targets and confirms mineralization at Regent Hill

Pilot's drilling to date confirms both lateral and down-dip continuity of gold mineralization at Regent Hill, as well as gold and silver mineralization in new targets an additional 750 metres to the northeast.

Newmont named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for fifth straight year

Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) today announced it was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the fifth consecutive year.

Gulfside acquires three iron ore projects

Robert L. Card, President of Gulfside Minerals Ltd. ("Gulfside" or the "Company"), is pleased to report that the Company has acquired, subject to TSX Venture Exchange ("TSXV") approval, an option to acquire three iron ore projects. The first project is comprised of 49 mineral claims located near Port Snettisham about 30 miles southeast of Juneau, Alaska. This project is a titaniferous magnetite deposit on the Snettisham Peninsula which has been intermittently explored since 1969.

Thundermin executes formal agreement to earn a 100 pct interest in a large portion of the stirling zinc

Thundermin Resources Inc. ("Thundermin") (TSX:THR) announces that it has executed a formal agreement (the "Agreement") with two vendors (the "Vendors") giving Thundermin the right to acquire a 100% interest in eight Exploration Licences (404 claims over 64.6 kmĀ²) (the "Stirling Property") which cover a large portion of the Stirling volcanogenic massive zinc-lead-copper-silver-gold sulphide belt located on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia (see Thundermin's news release dated June 23, 2011 for additional details on the terms of the Agreement and the Stirling property).

Ultra Lithium acquires 344 square kms of Serbian mineral concessions with lithium and boron potential

Posted by Editor Friday, 08 July 2011 Ultra Lithium Inc. (TSX VENTURE:ULI) ("the Company" or "Ultra") is pleased to announce that it has been granted four (4) additional lithium/boron exploration licenses (prospects) in the Republic of Serbia through its