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Vancouver miner MGX acquires half-interest in three lithium projects in Chile

Company makes option payments of $1.5 million for 50 per cent of the issued shares of Chilean Lithium Salars

Water shortage threatens Centerra Gold's Mount Milligan copper-gold mine

Centerra Gold's (TSX:CG) Mount Milligan mine, located about 250 km north of Prince George, may have to reduce production due to reduced precipitation and a minimal snow melt The...

Vancouver miner Pacific Ridge Exploration wants new B.C. copper property

Pacific Ridge Exploration (TSXV: PEX) announced April 30 that it is planning to buy the Spius porphyry copper project, located 40 kilometres southwest of Merritt, British Columbia. In a press...

Vancouver-based junior miner joins ‘staking rush’ in Brazil

Altamira adds 52,378 hectares and raises company’s land positioning to over 200,000 hectares in western Mato Grosso state

B.C. to reform Environmental Assessment Process later this year

The government of British Columbia revealed today the timeline that will guide the procedures to reform the province’s environmental assessment process. Known by its initials, the EAP is a course of...

Kaminak founder restarts gold project in Nevada with a $12m drill program

One year ago, Vancouver-based Northern Empire (TSXV:NM) paid Imperial Metals Corporation US$10 million to acquire a 100% interest in the Sterling Gold Property. Due to Imperial Metals coping with...

Mining M&A jumps to four-year high: EY

The value of global mining and metals deals hit a four-year high in 2017, according to accountancy firm EY, boosted by a jump in money raised on stock exchanges to a six-year high.   Mining and...

Ivanhoe Mines stock drops after Congo shocker

Shares in Vancouver’s Ivanhoe Mines (TSX:IVN) fell sharply Wednesday (January 31) after lawmakers in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where Ivanhoe is advancing two major projects, voted in favour...

Vancouver junior moves forward with three B.C. cobalt projects

Vancouver’s Cruz Cobalt (TSX-V:CUZ) plans to go all in at its projects in North America in 2018, particularly at its three British Columbia-based properties, as the junior miner bets on the growing...

Centerra Gold halts mill operations in B.C. due to lack of water

Stoppage is expected to last until the end of January 2018