Arctic region's vast riches set to attract over $100 billion in investments over the next decade.
PDAC curse or blessing? Fresh from the Letter Writer Presentations track at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) conference, The Gold Report asked thought leaders to share their impressions from the annual minefest.
The average grades for a few of the bigger deposits in the Basin are above 15% U3O8, whereas the world average is far below 2% U3O8.
Grant Thornton International’s annual mining industry study.
'I suspect that the rally we are in now is a false rally' – Rick Rule
You didn't really think that junior miners would languish forever, did you? Junior mining stocks are starting to make a careful climb from the depths after tax-loss selling in December.
Other two Canadian jurisdictions —New Brunswick and Newfoundland and Labrador— also made it to the top 10 worldwide. Kyrgyzstan and Venezuela, named the two countries mining enthusiasts should stay away from.
Mercury is a toxic metal that presents a serious threat both to the environment and human health.
Japan announced that it is now drafting a plan that will reopen nuclear power plants, allowing the country to rely on nuclear power for their core power production once again.
The two parties have been negotiating a new uranium mining contract for two years now.
The sentiment for the junior miners is turning positive. This rally is just not for the gold and silver miners.
The Toronto Stock Exchange could have a new diversified uranium play with Azarga Uranium.
Michael Fowler, senior mining analyst with Loewen Ondaatje McCutcheon Ltd. in Toronto, doesn't typically focus on midtier gold companies, but the opportunities are just too good to pass up.
Renken, senior geologist and analyst with VSA Capital, calls 2014 a soft year for gold and silver prices, but foresees stronger prices—and demand—for nickel, copper and tech metals as the year progresses.
The Energy Information Agency (EIA) has predicted that natural gas production in the US will continue to grow at an impressive pace.
SNL Metals & Mining reveals that while the minerals exploration sector recorded lower drilling activity, funds raised by the mining sector saw a near three-fold increase to $6.2 billion.
In the history of mineral exploration, the quest for uranium is really in its infancy.
Visible uranium was seen in the first hole drilled into the Arrow target at the Western side of NexGen's Rook 1 project, which caused shares in the junior explorer to rise over 90% Wednesday.
And why did Forbes rank Geology as the 7th most valuable college major?
A supply crisis is looming in the uranium industry, and today's uranium price, stagnant at an eight-year low, will shoot up quickly when restarts of Japanese nuclear power plants bring back demand with a vengeance.
Driver was not injured. Co-driver suffered minor injuries.
Likening central banks to "your crackhead cousin" running loose with your American Express platinum card, Bob Moriarty sees serious economic threats in the future.
The bank's ties to Iran date back to the 1970’s.
Total investment in the sector tumbled to $3.25 billion from $5.13 billion in 2012.
A Western Australian court has shut down Forrest's bid to stop a company from sand mining on his family's cattle station.
Says the Kayelekera mine is unprofitable at current uranium prices.
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