Expected increased in the adoption of alternative energy sources by the country's gold sector to be boosted by recently passed regulations, such as the carbon tax.
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Bayan Khundii project went from greenfield prospect to being Erdene’s flagship asset in roughly nine months.
Proposed refinancing comes after Paladin failed to sell a 24% stake in its Langer Heinrich mine to China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), which was expected to fetch $175 million.
Analysts qualified the move as a “game changer.”
The adoption of a“partial upgrading” technology could bring in hundreds of millions of dollars into Alberta's economy, a new study claims.
The Vancouver-based company plans to complete 6,000 metres of additional drilling at Filo del Sol, its flagship project.
Auryn Resources will use the C$41 million for 55,000m of exploration drilling across six gold-copper-silver projects in Canada and Peru this year.
The move comes less than two years after the Montreal-based firm decided to add exposure to the steelmaking raw material by grabbing a stake in the fellow Canadian iron ore company.
A small tanker carrying bunker fuel ran into trouble off the Eastern Canadian coastline, but it appears that a disaster has been averted.
Company has decided to reconfigure the plan for its Turkey-based Kışladağ mine, which is its flagship operation.
Two workers were killed and five were injured when cables holding up a roof support structure snapped at an Alberta oil sands project in 2007.
Agreement paves the way for Encanto to move from a previously announced memorandum of understanding to a commercial marketing and distribution contract with MTTC, one of the world’s top potash buyers.
Australian researchers say acacia trees and termites that thrive in arid climate conditions can guide explorers towards rich gold deposits.
Experts and industry actors interviewed by MINING.com see prices picking up this year, driven by declining supplies and the prospect of increased demand coming from construction, electric vehicles and other renewable technologies.
The global mining industry rebounded from multi-year lows in 2016 – MINING.com's most popular posts of the year tell the story.
The world's largest diamond company has been exploring for kimberlites north of the decommissioned Cluff Lake uranium mine.
Last fall, Conuma put 170 coal miners back to work at the Brule mine. The company is now busy hiring back another 220 miners at the Wolverine mine.
With brighter outlook for gold price, investors pile back into sector – Barrick surges to seven-week high in heavy volume.
Despite a mini-rally on Friday, the world's top 12 gold producers have lost a combined $19 billion in value since November 8.
On Dec. 15, Pretium Resources Inc. (PVG:TSX; PVG:NYSE) released an updated reserves estimate for its flagship Brucejack project in northern British Columbia.
Aurico Metals (TSX:AMI) has added to its royalty portfolio and flagship B.C. asset through the acquisition of Kiska Metals Corporation (TSXV:KSK).
“ Canada is looked to as a leader in mineral exploration and development,”
When a mineral processing plant runs out of ore near by, its days are numbered. The capital equipment often becomes nothing more than a tax write-off. The businesses and people that depend on servicing the plant suffer. The continent is littered with ghost towns from booms that went bust.
Mining company will be added to the country’s Environmental Offenders Registry.
IDM Mining Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has entered into a non-binding letter of intent to sell IDM’s extensive portfolio of properties located in the Yukon to StrikePoint Gold Inc.