Doomsday preppers in North America bet on bitcoin; cryptocurrency is starting to impinge on gold's appeal.
Canada Mining News
Collective agreement for 1,030 unionized workers expires 11:59 EST Wednesday, after workers can legally strike and Alcoa will have right to lock them out.
Fort McKay and Mikisew Cree First Nations complete purchase of 49% interest in Suncor's East Tank Farm Development
Deal represents the largest business investment to date by a First Nation entity in Canada.
San José is a 5,580-hectare property that shows multi-element mineralization.
“The company remains exposed to a weak pricing environment," the analysts say.
State has approved controversial project but insisted on alternative route, could add further complications.
The Vancouver-based miner wants to form a major new copper producer.
Canada’s National Contact Point (NCP) said complains from an Alaskan group don't merit further examination, closing the file after only the initial assessment level of review.
The two firms are just the latest names in a long list of companies that includes major players such as Rio Tinto, interested in grabbing a stake in Chile’s Chemical and Mining Society (SQM).
"Back in March of this year we noted that the gold stocks could be following the path of recovery of housing stocks since their 2009 bottom."
In an alliance with International Mining and Dredging Holdings, the Canadian miner ran a bulk sampling program whose results "were extremely encouraging."
The company's new strategy includes a pre-feasibility study that envisions a high-grade underground mine and puts on hold development plans for the project’s larger open-pit deposit.
Some companies are good at takeovers. Rio Tinto Group isn't one of them.
With global diamond demand forecast to grow at approx 3.5% annually over next five years, a supply gap down the line seems inevitable if forecasts hold.
The Critical Investor profiles a company exploring a high-grade zinc property, and explains why he believes the upcoming PEA could surprise markets.
Canadian heavy crude prices and TransCanada Corp shares slid on Friday, the day after the Keystone pipeline spilled 5,000 barrels of oil in South Dakota as officials in Nebraska mulled whether to approve another pipeline proposed by the company.
The Bloom Lake mine in northern Quebec will be back in business by March of next year, according to its new owners.
One coal-fired power plant in Saskatchewan likely won't be retrofitted before 2030.
Ontario is number one.
Ontario Securities Commission says administrative penalty of up to C$1 million ($784,190) is due to Omega failure to comply with provincial securities law.
Nearly 20 countries have joined a British-Canadian initiative to phase out coal from power generation before 2030.
Union leaders say that the arrival of 100 officers of the Mexican Armed Forces to the mine spurred the protesters' anger.
According to the company's CEO, exploration is expected to start shortly in the form a ground magnetic survey over portions of the project.
Former CEO of Xstrata Plc Mick Davis, who drew criticism for remuneration well above industry norms, now on shortlist for the next chair of Rio Tinto Plc.
Ontario Securities Commission seeking suspension of trading in two trading venues run by Omega Securities Inc for failure to comply with market regulations.