The sweetened hostile offer for Osisko trumps friendly bid from Yamana Gold Inc.
Sector still relatively small compared to central Canada and the US.
A diversified selection of commodity stocks is key.
The price of the soil nutrient is down 25% in a year.
In the first quarter 2014, total production was 34.5 million pounds of copper and 566 thousand pounds of molybdenum, a 49% and 59% increase, respectively, since the first quarter 2013.
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Mining companies in Zambia use about 68% of the country’s electricity, while less than a quarter of the population has access to it.
Car maker Tesla prefers suppliers in North America for its $5 billion lithium-ion battery "gigafactory" in the southwest US which could provide a boost for Fortune Minerals proposed refinery near Saskatoon .
Canada should allow more private ownership of mineral rights, particularly from First Nations, says the Fraser Institute latest report.
Gold giant was unable to negotiate the renewal of an occupancy agreement with a group of landowners.
Yamana's takes 50% for $930 million and Canada pension plan provides $550 million funding to stave of Goldcorp's hostile bid.
The mining giant believes demand for coal to keep growing over the next 20 years, driven mainly by China and India.
Independent report finds conclusive link between the industry's activities and human health.
AuRico is reporting its seventh consecutive quarter of record production, representing a 10% increase over the prior quarter and a 17% increase over the first quarter of 2013.
The price is also about 25% below what India paid last year to the now defunct Belarusian Potash Co., which Uralkali owned jointly at the time with Belaruskali.
The separate company would be listed on the London Stock Exchange, as well as the Australian and South African markets.
Chairman John Thornton had to make do with $7 million less and CEO Jamie Sokalsky's take home shrank 3.7 million last year when shares in the world's number one gold miner tanked 45%.
Australian coal miners to be the most affected.
Coins show pope during Mass in first Canadian visit.
Company says 'significant industry players' are among them.
In the last two months at least a dozen juniors have announced they are considering growing cannabis.
South Portland, in Maine, could be the first US city to pass a law preventing Canada’s crude from Alberta’s oil sand from getting to its port.
Spot Australian coking coal export price in single digits for the first time and contract prices at 6-year lows.
Shares in the company were soaring Thursday.
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