By 2018, Canada's government wants small and medium-sized enterprises presence in emerging markets to have grown from 29% to 50%.
PricewaterhouseCooper’s annual look at the state of the top 100 on the Toronto Stock Exchange Venture (TSX.V) paints a dismal picture.
Canada accounted for just over 13% of the total, the smallest share in 14 years. The DRC made it to the top 10 mining destinations for the first time.
Overall, their performance has fallen 50% in the past 12 months.
PwC report shows not many juniors delisted in year ending June, but since then?
Only 31 juniors listed on the TSX-V were delisted in the 12 months ending June 30.
Stans Energy is seeking close to US$118 million in compensation for losses and damage through an international arbitration action launched Thursday.
Rule’s words echo several recent reports that paint a grim outlook for juniors everywhere.
Right about the time I was busy being born back in July 1970, a mining company called Great Plains Development Company of Canada was in the process of drilling two exploratory holes into its “Chris” claims, in northern British Columbia.
Despite this year's financial woes, companies continued exploring in as many as 127 countries, especially on high- or medium-risk jurisdictions.
Parliament's special commission couldn't agree on a recommendation by Oct. 20, the original deadline.
But when the market does recover, it is "going to be a screamer," he says.
In a Sept. 10 ruling the miner was told it cannot build a road to its US$3.3-billion chromite project through a Canadian junior's mining claims.
Momentarily replaced by senior vice president and COO, Darryl Lindsay.
The government is fine tuning details of an aggressive campaign to promote Canada’s mining sector abroad, and so redirect trade spending and foreign affairs to core economic interests.
The debated mine has cost the company more than $580 million, a dramatic loss in market value and no fewer than seven different CEOs.
Gernot Wober, 47, had been held captive by the National Liberation Army, Colombia's second most powerful rebel group.
Ernst & Young's most recent Canadian Mining Eye report suggests large companies should consider the option of sharing asset ownership.
Report shows mining companies are not longer trusted on their abilities to control costs, deliver on promises and cope with resource nationalization demands.
The report also says junior miners will continue to be cash strapped for at least another year, as the global mining industry slows down.
Shear Diamonds’ executives have been missing since last year.
Mexican authorities and U.S. Consulate in Guadalajara unable to confirm the deaths. Investors claim nobody ever met the executives.
The bodies, corresponding to two men in their late 30’s, were found by farmers who also recovered documents with the names of Michel Davies and Derald Johnston, which are the names of the firm's CEO and CFO.
Significant development work completed at Quest Rare Minerals's project between Québec and Labrador.
Canadian junior miner Shear Diamonds executives and website seem to have vanished off the face of the earth.
The senior geologist and analyst says those companies simply don’t have viable properties.
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