Barrick Gold and Newmont Mining announce Nevada joint venture

Barrick Gold Corporation and Newmont Mining Corporation announced they have created a joint venture combining their mining operations, assets, reserves and talents in Nevada. 

The joint venture is an historic accord between the two gold mining companies, which have operated independently in Nevada for decades, but have previously been unable to agree terms for cooperation 

Bold Ventures Mourns Loss of Chairman Richard Nemis

 It is with great sadness that the Board and Management of Bold Ventures Inc. (BOL:TSX.V) (the “Company” or “Bold”) advises that its Chairman, Richard Nemis, has passed away.

Gatling Targets High-Grade Extensions and Near-Surface Exploration with 10,000 m Drill Program at Larder Gold Project

 Gatling Exploration Inc. announced that a 10,000 m diamond drill program is underway at its Larder gold project, 35 km east of Kirkland Lake in Northern Ontario. Larder is host to three high-grade deposits, located along the prospective Cadillac-Larder Break. Drilling aims to expand known mineralization envelopes and to test new targets on the property.


GFG Resources Inc. Begins 2019 Drilling and Exploration Program in Timmins West

GFG Resources Inc., the Saskatoon-based gold exploration company, has started the first phase of its 8,000 metre 2019 drill program at its 100% owned district scale Pen Gold Project located 20 kilometres west of the Timmins West gold complex in Ontario. 

Dramatic changes in Canada's Mining sector but industry remains bullish on growth: KPMG Risk Report

While recent merger and acquisitions have raised concerns about the future of Canada's mining sector, domestic firms remain optimistic about growth opportunities, finds KPMG International's latest global mining risk report. 

Pure Gold’s New Discoveries at Madsen-Red Lake Demonstrate Potential For Increased Profitability

Results of Pure Gold Mining Inc. Preliminary Economic Assessment (“PEA”) for its Fork, Russet South, and Wedge deposits indicates a potential to add approximately $51 million to the Madsen Gold Project (“Madsen”) after-tax net present value (NPV).  Pure Gold states that the high gold grades, near surface resources, and use of existing infrastructure, the mining of these zones will yield an after-tax initial rate of return (IRR) of 39%.


Quantum Minerals finds Spodumene at the Irgon Lithium Mine Project

QMC Quantum Minerals Corp. (QMC) announced that the first phase of  diamond drilling has been completed at the Company’s 100%-owned Irgon Lithium Mine Project located within the prolific Cat Lake-Winnipeg River rare-element pegmatite field of southeast Manitoba. Lithium is highly sought after mineral that has increased in demand because of its use in the production of battery electric vehicles being developed by Tesla and other manufacturers. 

Three Finalists Named to Make Their $1 Million Pitch for Goldcorp's #DisruptMining Live Final

GOLDCORP INC. has announced the three finalists to pitch their innovative technologies at the #DisruptMining 2019 live finale on March 3, 2019 at the Prospectors Development Association of Canada convention in Toronto. Co-hosted by KPMG, the #DisruptMining live finale will take place on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at the Rebel Entertainment Complex in Toronto during the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) convention.  The event is sold out. 

21C Metals Inc. enters into agreement to acquire East Bull palladium property in Sudbury Mining Division

 21C Metals Inc. formerly Declan Cobalt Inc., announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, East Bull Resources Inc. has entered into an option agreement  with Pavey Ark Minerals Inc. to acquire a 100% interest in the East Bull palladium property in the Sudbury Mining Division.

Ontario Government seeks public input into its plans to repeal the Far North Act

 Ontario Government seeks public input into its plans to repeal the Far North Act