Canada Mining News

Golden Dawn — B.C.’s next powerhouse gold miner?

The company just took the next major step towards its ultimate goal of amassing over a million ounces of high-grade gold in an historic gold district in southern British Columbia.

Major operational overhaul planned for KSM copper, gold mine

Higher upfront costs but better ROI on massive gold-copper mine: Seabridge Gold.

Thieves swap $20k diamonds for worthless stones in Canada’s East Coast

Investigators believe the couple may be the same who stole a $10,000 diamond in Saint John, New Brunswick, earlier this month.

Oceanus intersects 95.6 meters of 1.35 g/t gold equivalent consisting of 1.17 g/t gold and 13.2 g/t silver at its El Tigre Property in Sonora, Mexico

Oceanus Resources Corporation reports additional assay results from the ongoing diamond drilling program on its 100% owned El Tigre Property in Sonora, Mexico.

IDM Mining's game plan: build a small mine to fund expansion

"We like small. Small is good."

UBC and Kal Tire Announce Research Partnership

Kal Tire’s Mining Tire Group and the University of British Columbia have formed a research partnership that will allow the two organizations to collaborate in developing technology and innovative solutions for the mining tire industry.

Pac Rim Mining loses suit against El Salvador

The company was ordered to pay $8 million in legal fees and costs to the Salvadoran government.

Caterpillar CEO Oberhelman to step down in March

Jim Umpleby, group president for energy and transportation, will succeed Oberhelman as chief executive.

California Gold appoints IAMGOLD co-founder Larry Phillips as advisor to the Board and Executive Management

California Gold Mining Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of veteran gold mining executive, Larry E. Phillips, as an Advisor to the Board of Directors and Executive Management.

Goldcorp going electric with Chapleau gold mine

Goldcorp wants to take a low profile in developing an all-electric mine at its Borden Lake deposit.

World’s two largest gold producers disagree on mine value

Newmont is interested in buying Barrick Gold’s half of the Kalgoorlie Super Pit "at the right price."

The race for lithium heats up

Is lithium the new super-mineral? Analysts seem to think so.

Juniors inject new life into Nova Scotia’s mining sector

One of them, Vancouver-based junior Atlantic Gold, hopes to turn the province into a regular supplier of the precious metal.

$10,000 diamond stolen in New Brunswick

'These were pros,' the owner of the jewellery said.

Canada's top five mining juniors doubled their market cap in 2016

All gold companies except for the top one.

New Mexican lithium discovery for Australian-Canadian partners

The assays result ranged from 347ppm to 1000ppm Li, the highest values received to date from the project.

Positive signs put Canadian junior miners in a good position for recovery – PwC report

Investors have seen a rise in the market capitalization of top junior mining companies on the TSX Venture Exchange by more than 100% compared to last year.

Giant BC gold project receives new permits

Seabridge Gold is building a 2.1km adit for underground exploration at its 100%-owned KSM property, the world's largest gold-copper project by reserves.

Endeavour Silver output drops in Q3

Despite the lower figures, the miner noted it remains on track to meet full year revised guidance of 5.5-6.0 million ounces of silver this year.

Job seekers remain targeted by scams despite economic conditions improving

Scam artists have turned their attention to the mining sector's large legion of job-seekers, several of whom are already out thousands of dollars.

Goldcorp resumes operations at Peñasquito mine

Goldcorp says it has commenced ramp up mining operations at Peñasquito.

5,000 signatures to save abandoned mine in Quebec

A former quartz and feldspar mine that closed in 1972 has become the latest tourist attraction in western Quebec.

Baja Mining may be losing minority stake in Boleo mine

Running at a loss, it cannot afford its share of a recent cash call to continue funding the Minera y Metalúrgica del Boleo mine in Mexico

Eritreans' case against Nevsun can proceed in Canada

“There is a real risk that the plaintiffs could not be provided with justice in Eritrea," said Justice Patrice Abrioux.

NOVAGOLD's strong cash position provides protection for weak gold prices

NOVAGOLD's third quarter financial results show a balance sheet that should be sufficient to complete permitting of the Donlin Gold project in Alaska, according to National Bank Financial.