The Northern Miner

Timeline: The adventures of Robert Friedland

Entrepreneur, financier and company-maker.

Robert Friedland, Lukas Lundin, David Garofalo and Kelvin Dushnisky to be featured speakers at TNM’s Canadian Mining Symposium in London

The Northern Miner in partnership with the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) and supported by the High Commission of Canada in the United Kingdom and The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame, is proud to unveil the Canadian Mining Symposium to be held this spring in the heart of London.

It's time to buy mining stocks, says Ross Beaty

Mining financier and entrepreneur Ross Beaty told an audience at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference in late January that it’s a “phenomenal” time to buy resource stocks.

South Africa teeters towards recession on labour dispute

The latest attempt to end South Africa’s 21-week platinum strike has failed, pushing the country towards a recession and increasing the odds the sector will be smaller and more mechanized when it eventually resumes operations.

CAPP's outlook for oil sands growth through 2030

The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers is forecasting that output from Alberta's oilsands will reach 4.8 million barrels per day by 2030, about 400,000 b/d lower than its forecast last year, due largely to project costs and the availability of capital.

Canadian diamond exploration perks up

For years it seemed that juniors were fleeing from diamond exploration — and for good reason.