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Canadian Zinc Corporation: Resignation of Director - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Apex Silver Notified of Delisting - "Apex Silver Mines Limited (AMEX:SIL - News) has received notice from NYSE Alternext US LLC (the "Exchange") stating that (i) the Company continues not to be in compliance with Section 1003(a)(iv) of the Company Guide in that it has sustained losses that are so substantial in relation to its overall operations or existing financial resources, or its financial condition has become so impaired that it appears questionable, in the opinion of the Exchange, as to whether it will be able to continue operations and/or meet its obligations as they mature (ii) the Company has become subject to Section 1003(c)(iii) of the Company Guide which states that the Exchange will normally consider delisting securities whenever advice has been received, deemed by the Exchange to be authoritative, that the security is without value, and (iii) the Exchange intends to strike the ordinary shares of the Company from the Exchange by filing a delisting application with the Securities and Exchange Commission." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Linear Gold Advises Central Sun That it Will Not Match B2-Gold's Proposal - "We are disappointed that Central Sun's Board of Directors is recommending an alternative bid. Nevertheless, Linear has demonstrated its financial discipline over the years and will not be drawn into a bidding war. We remain committed to pursuing acquisition and growth opportunities in the best interests of our shareholders." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


International Royalty update: Voisey's Bay resolution and resumption of shipments - "International Royalty Corporation (TSX: IRC, NYSE-A: ROY) ("IRC") reports on developments affecting operations at the Voisey's Bay mine. IRC owns an effective 2.7% NSR royalty on the Voisey's Bay mine." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Ghana gold output rises 4 pct in 2008 - "Ghana's gold output rose 4 percent to 2.6 million ounces in 2008, and higher prices pushed overall mining revenues to $2.3 billion, up 28 percent on 2007, Ghana Chamber of Mines data showed on Friday." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Tiger Resources Issues December 2008 Quarterly Report - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Serengeti Extends Exercise Term of Warrants - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Tournigan Cuts Costs, Opens Denver Office, Appoints CFO, Corporate Secretary - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Amerigo Announces Q4 2008 Production Results - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Fortuna Announces Resignation of Director - "Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (CDNX:FVI.V - News)(BVLAC: FVI) announces that it has accepted the resignation of Arden "Buck" Morrow as a Director of the Company. Mr. Morrow is President, CEO and Director of Northland Resources Inc. and has been a director of Fortuna since 2006. He leaves the Board of Fortuna to concentrate his efforts on the development of Northland." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Colombia Goldfields Ltd. Announces TSX Review of Continued Listing - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Orex Reports More Positive Gold Assays, Including 46.46 g/t Over 10.5m, and Extends Gold Corridor 575m at Goldboro - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Rockgate Capital Corp. and Delta Exploration Inc. Complete Plan of Arrangement - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Afri-Can Closes a Private Placement - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Zaruma Resources reports TSX reviewing Listing - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Cash Minerals Announces Acquisition of the Agnew Lake Property - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Olympus Hands Over Clean Water Project - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


GBS Gold Update - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Azimut's partner Goldcorp to drill at Wabamisk, James Bay region - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Northern Gold Mining Inc. Announces Rights Offering - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Bannerman Resources Releases December Quarter Report on Corporate and Exploration Activity - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Andean Resources Limited: Quarterly Report for the Quarter Ended 31st December 2008 - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Rossing South - Zone 2 and Ida Dome Recent significant chemical assays - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Centamin Egypt Reports on Activities in the Quarter Ended December 31, 2008 - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Fusion Resources Limited - Quarterly report to the Australian Securities Exchange for the period ending 31 December 2008 - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Intrepid Reports Operating Activities for the Quarter Ended 31 December 2008 - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


ROCA Reports First Quarter Results - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Mineral Deposits Limited: Quarterly Report for the Period Ended 31 December 2008 - More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Eldorado Gold Corporation: Efemcukuru Receives Positive High Court Decision - "Eldorado Gold Corporation ("Eldorado" the "Company" or "we") (Toronto:ELD.TO - News)(AMEX:EGO - News) is pleased to announce that on, January 26, 2009 the Sixth Department of the High Administrative Court in Ankara, Turkey delivered a positive decision in the cases regarding the Company's Environmental Impact Assessment ("EIA") certificate for the Efemcukuru project." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Tanzanian Royalty Extends Gold Zones to Depth, Confirms Bulk Mining Potential in Surface Gravels - "Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corp (Toronto:TNX.TO - News) (AMEX:TRE - News), is pleased to report that it has received assay results from the multi-phase drill program completed late last year on its Kigosi Project in Tanzania. The program included 3,418 metres of diamond drilling, 5,974 meters of RC (Reverse Circulation) drilling and 7,688 meters of RAB (Rotary Air Blast) drilling." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


LGL (Lihir Gold Limited): Lihir Island Operations Resumed - "Lihir Gold Ltd (Toronto:LGG.TO - News)(ASX:LGL.AX - News)(NasdaqGS:LIHR - News) ("LGL") announces that its Lihir Island operation has resumed full production following a resolution of a dispute between landowner representative groups." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Kinross Provides Update on New Ecuadorian Mining Law - "Kinross Gold Corporation (Toronto:K.TO - News)(NYSE:KGC - News) is pleased to acknowledge that on January 29, 2009 the new Ecuadorian Mining Law was published in the Ecuadorian government's official registry and has now taken effect." More
- 01/30/09 | Item


Cash Minerals Announces Issuance of Shares for Debt - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Polar Star Special Committee to consider request for shareholder meeting - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Baffinland Announces 2009 Drill Program and Corporate Update - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Aurora Gold Corporation Announces That the Company Intends to Extend the Joint Venture Activities With Samba Minerals Limited - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Mine jobs lost worldwide as recession hits metals - "All over North and South America, miners are losing their jobs as the recession hits demand for metals that enjoyed a boom in recent years.

In Chile, where copper mining is a major contributor to the economy, unions estimated 14,000 jobs have been lost. Peru reported more than 5,000 layoffs and Mexico put the number of out-of-work mine workers at 2,000." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Vale Inco and Government of Newfoundland and Labrador amend Voisey's Bay Development Agreement - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Pelangio Exploration Appoints New Officers and Grants Options - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Victory Nickel Announces Changes to Board of Directors - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


New Issue-Newmont Mining sells $450 mln in convertibles - "Gold producer Newmont Mining Corporation
(NEM.N) late on Wednesday sold $450 million of three-year
senior convertible notes, said market sources. The size of the deal was increased from an originally
planned $350 million." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Calibre Files to Deregister From the SEC in the USA - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


VMS Ventures Joins the "AGORACOM 100" and Launches Online IR and Marketing Program - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


SEMAFO to Produce Up to 240,000 Ounces of Gold in 2009 - "SEMAFO is looking forward to another strong year in 2009," said Benoit La Salle, SEMAFO's President and CEO, "We intend to build upon our 2008 achievements, where we delivered record production and completed the smooth, successful start-up of our new Mana mine. In 2008, our goal was to increase gold production by 60% through steady quarterly growth. Not only did we deliver on this promise, but we surpassed our objective, achieving an increase of 84% over our 2007 production." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Robex Resources Increases its Private Placement from $750,000 to $1,000,000 - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Coronado Shipping High Grade Gold - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Gold likely to hit new highs on dlr fear-Barrick - "Gold is likely to hit new record highs, spurred by serious concern about the U.S. currency and doubt about the state of the world economy, the chairman of Barrick Gold Corp (ABX.TO). said on Thursday.

There was even a possibility, although not a probability, central banks, including China's, might start to switch from dollar holdings to gold, which could cause the metal's price to treble or more." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Barrick Gold shuts Papua New Guinea mine - "Barrick Gold Corp (ABX.TO) is suspending output at its small Kainantu gold mine in Papua New Guinea due to high costs, but will continued to hunt for more resources at the site, a company official said on Thursday.

Barrick bought Kainantu in 2007 from Highlands Pacific Ltd for $141.5 million with the intention of exploring in the area around the operation." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Tanzanian Royalty Concludes Definitive Agreement for Mwadui Diamond Project With Kazakh-Funded Company - "Tanzanian Royalty (Toronto:TNX.TO - News) (AMEX:TRE - News) is pleased to announce the signing of a Royalty Agreement with Kazakh Africa Mining Ltd. for its 21 Mwadui Project Area diamond licenses in the Lake Victoria Greenstone Belt of Tanzania." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Beaufield: Hemlo Gold Property Surveyed - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Dorato Reports Completion of 2008 Exploration Program, Cordillera del Condor Gold-Copper Property, Northwest Peru - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Harte Clarifies Affairs - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Golden Hope Announces up to 9.3g/t Assay Results; Receives Positive Identification of Other Timmins-Type Targets - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Gaoua Copper-Gold Project no Longer Subject to Freeport Earn-in - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Colorado Goldfields Inc. CEO Reports: "Black to the Future" -- 1990 Engineering Report Fast Forward to 2008 Exploration Drilling Program Results - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Strathmore Updates Roca Honda, New Mexico, Uranium Development Project - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Urex Energy Provides Update on Cerro Solo South Uranium Zone in Argentina - More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Great Basin Reports Continued Exploration Success at Hollister Property - "Exploration and evaluation diamond drilling has continued at the Hollister Property. During the fourth quarter of 2008, underground evaluation and exploration drilling for other mineralized structures totaled 13,455 feet (4,101 metres) and surface diamond drilling totaled 16,084 feet (4,902 metres). The programs continue to deliver high-grade intersections on the Clementine and Gwenivere vein systems (see below) in the main Hollister Development Block (HDB) area." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Exploration Update: Twelve Drills Turning on MAG Properties - "MAG Silver Corp. (Toronto:MAG.TO - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG" or "the Company") is pleased to provide an update on the Company's 2009 exploration programs now underway. The Company has budgeted an aggregate $17.0 million in 2009 for the Juanicipio Joint Venture and high-priority targets on four of its wholly-owned properties in Mexico. A 25,000 metre drilling program is scheduled for Juanicipio while a further 30,000 metres of diamond drilling is planned for the Company's own projects." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


IAMGOLD Announces 2008 Gold Production of 997,000 Ounces and Provides Outlook for 2009 - "IAMGOLD Corporation ("IAMGOLD")(Toronto:IMG.TO - News)(NYSE:IAG - News)(BOTSWANA: IAMGOLD) is pleased to provide an update of 2008 operational performance and provide guidance for 2009 production, costs, development and exploration." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


International Minerals News Release: Revised - International Minerals Announces Addendum to Preliminary Feasibility Study and Updated Gold Resource Estimates at - "International Minerals Corporation (TSX:IMZ - News) (Zurich (SIX):IMZ) revises and replaces previous news release dated January 26th, 2009 and reports the results of an internally-prepared addendum study to the previously released preliminary feasibility study and an updated mineral resource estimate for the Gaby gold porphyry deposit (“Gaby Project”) in southern Ecuador. The Gaby Project is currently on hold pending the expiry of a Mining Mandate (which has suspended all exploration and production activities in Ecuador since April 2008) and the approval of a new mining law, which is expected in the coming weeks." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Full Production Achieved on Expansion Projects at end December 2008 - "Gold Fields Limited (JSE and NYSE: GFI) today announced headline earnings for the December 2008 quarter of R484 million, compared with earnings of R39 million and R456 million for the September 2008 and December 2007 quarters respectively. In US dollar terms headline earnings for the December 2008 quarter were US$55 million, compared with earnings of US$5 million and US$67 million in the September 2008 and December 2007 quarters respectively." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Solitario Exploration & Royalty Reports Additional High-Grade Drilling Results on Its Bongará Zinc Project, Peru - "Solitario Exploration & Royalty Corp. (NYSE Alternext US: XPL) (TSX: SLR) announced that it has received assay results for another 19 drill holes (19 other holes were previously reported on January 13, 2009) of 54 core drill holes completed in the last five months on its high-grade Bongará zinc-lead project in northern Peru. Highlights include drill hole V-110 that cut 3.2 meters grading 24.07% zinc, 4.14% lead and 52.8 grams per tonne ("gpt") silver and hole V-130 that intersected 9.0 meters grading 10.17% zinc, 0.95% lead and 7.35 gpt silver. The 54-hole, 16,468 meter program was managed and entirely funded by Solitario's joint venture partner Votorantim Metais." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Gold Fields Q2 earnings soar, sees stronger output - "Gold Fields (GFIJ.J), the world's No. 4 gold producer, said on Thursday its December quarter earnings rose more than four-fold on a weaker rand and forecast higher output, sending its shares 6 percent higher.

Gold Fields' attributable output for the December quarter rose 5 percent to 839,000 ounces, and the firm predicted it would raise output in the March quarter by 14 percent to 960,000 ounces, but would fall short of its 1-million-ounce target." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Full Production Achieved on Expansion Projects at end December 2008 - "Gold Fields Limited (JSE and NYSE: GFI) today announced headline earnings for the December 2008 quarter of R484 million, compared with earnings of R39 million and R456 million for the September 2008 and December 2007 quarters respectively. In US dollar terms headline earnings for the December 2008 quarter were US$55 million, compared with earnings of US$5 million and US$67 million in the September 2008 and December 2007 quarters respectively." More
- 01/29/09 | Item


Dia Bras Closes First Tranche of Non-Brokered Financing - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Mineral Deposites Limited: Sabodala Gold Plant Commences Crushing of Run-Of-Mine Ore - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Lundin Mining Announces Receipt of Final Order - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Abitex and Azimut discover mineralization with more than 40% Cu and up to 0.67% U3O8 at South Bienville, Nunavik, Quebec - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Azimut and Abitex discover mineralization with more than 40% Cu and up to 0.67% U3O8 at South Bienville, Nunavik, Quebec - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Pic Mobert First Nation and MetalCORP Limited Sign Memorandum of Understanding - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Newmont Announces Pricing of Common Stock and Convertible Debt Offerings - "Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM - News; the "Company") today announced that it has priced its public offerings of common stock and convertible senior notes. The offerings were made pursuant to the Company's shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and shelf prospectus filed with certain Canadian securities regulatory authorities." More
- 01/28/09 | Item


International Royalty comments on Voisey's Bay concentrate shipments - "International Royalty Corporation (TSX: IRC, NYSE-A: ROY) ("IRC" or the "Company") has recently learned of an article reporting that the Voisey's Bay mine had halted concentrate shipments. Unless this delay is for a period greater than six months, IRC does not expect these delayed shipments to have a significant impact on its revenues. IRC owns an effective 2.7% NSR royalty on the Voisey's Bay mine, located in the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador (the "Province")." More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Majescor Corporate and Project Update - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Bear Creek Mining: ant of incentive stock options - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Portage Acquires Iron Ore Properties - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Forsys Metals Corp Confirms Granting of Interim Order and Expected Date for Mailing of Information Circular - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Explor Continues Kidd Township Exploration Program - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Cantex announces progress on Yemen projects - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Trio Gold Corp. Grants an Extension to Case Financial Inc. - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Valencia Resource Update- Forsys Increases Deposit Size and Grade - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Shoreham Resources Ltd.: REXMA Increases Planned Production Rates for Marudi Alluvial Mining - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Bonaventure Enterprises Provides Update from the K9 Uranium Property - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Golden Predator Initiates Exploration at Tuscarora Gold Project - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Zaruma Resources Reports on Corporate Developments and Gold Leach Project - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


International Finance Corporation Discloses Intention to Finance Lydian - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Tara Minerals Acquires Strategic Property With Multiple Mineral Systems - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Argentex outlines new sulphide-rich mineralization at Plata Leon - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Anooraq Advises of Ongoing Discussions Relating to the Empowerment Transaction with Anglo Platinum - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Romarco Encounters 60.6 Meters of 6.9 G/T Au at Haile - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


General Metals Discusses Completed Independence Phase 1 Drilling and 2009 Ramp Up for Production - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


SEC and BCSC Complete Reviews of Silverado - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Continental Nickel Expands M Zone and Intersects 3.55% Nickel and 0.87% Copper Over 13.7 Metres at the Nachingwea Project - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


White Mountain Updates Stage 1 Pilot Plant Progress - More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Gold Reserve Sends Letter to Shareholders - "Gold Reserve Inc. (NYSE Alternext: GRZ) (TSX: GRZ - News) today sent the following letter to shareholders urging shareholders not to tender their shares into Rusoro Mining Ltd.’s (TSX-V: RML - News) (“Rusoro”) unsolicited offer of December 15, 2008 (the “Offer”) to acquire all of the outstanding shares and equity units of Gold Reserve in consideration for three shares of Rusoro for each Gold Reserve share tendered under the Offer." More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Anglogold sells stake in Australian mine for $1bn - "Newmont Mining, the world’s second-biggest gold miner, is paying $1bn to buy out Anglogold Ashanti’s minority share in what is set to become Australia’s biggest gold mine.

The transaction will give Colorado-based Newmont 100 per cent control of Boddington Gold Mine in Western Australia, an asset it believes will be relatively cheap to mine." More
- 01/28/09 | Item


International Tower Hill Mines Livengood Gold Project, Alaska - "International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. ("ITH" or "the Company") - (CDNX:ITH.V - News)(THM - News)(Frankfurt:IW9.F - News) is pleased to announce the results of its independent 2008 year-end updated mineral resource estimate for the Livengood gold project, near Fairbanks, Alaska. The independent study incorporates all of the 2008 drilling (a total of 183 core and reverse circulation holes) and trenching (totalling over 41,063 metres)." More
- 01/28/09 | Item


LGL's (Lihir Gold) Fourth Quarter 2008 Production Report - "Lihir Gold Ltd (Toronto:LGG.TO - News)(ASX:LGL.AX - News)(Other OTC:LIHRF.PK - News) ("LGL") is pleased to announce the release of its Production Report for the three month period ended December 31, 2008. Documents relating to these results, including the Production Results, Management Review, and an overview presentation will be available on SEDAR shortly at (http://www.sedar.com) and on the Company's website: www.LGLgold.com. Also, a recording of the Company's discussion of these results will be available shortly on LGL's website." More
- 01/28/09 | Item


Newmont Announces Positive 2008 Operating Results, With Continuing Improvements Expected in 2009 - "Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM - News; "Newmont" or "the Company") today announced 2008 equity gold sales of approximately 5.2 million ounces at costs applicable to sales of $440 per ounce. With the start-up of the Boddington project in Australia in mid-2009, the Company expects continued operating performance improvements in 2009, with an equity gold sales outlook of between 5.2 and 5.5 million ounces at costs applicable to sales of between $400 and $440 per ounce. The 2009 expectations assume ownership of 100% of the Boddington project, reflecting the expected completion of the acquisition of the remaining 33.33% interest from AngloGold Ashanti Ltd., announced earlier today." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Newmont Announces Proposed Common Stock and Convertible Notes Offerings - "Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM - News; the "Company") today announced its intention to raise approximately $1.2 billion through public offerings of common stock and convertible notes. The offerings will be made pursuant to the Company's shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Neither the completion of the offering of common stock nor of the offering of convertible notes will be contingent on the completion of the other." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Newmont to Acquire Remaining Interest in World-Class Boddington Project in Western Australia - "Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM - News; "Newmont" or "the Company") announced today that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire from AngloGold Ashanti Australia Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AngloGold Ashanti Ltd., its 33.33% interest in the Boddington project in Western Australia. Upon completion of the acquisition, Newmont will own 100% of the Boddington project, which is the largest gold project in Australia, and Newmont's proven and probable gold reserves at Boddington will increase by 6.6 million ounces to 20.1 million ounces." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Acquisition Circular Mailed - "Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:FVI - News; BVLAC:FVI) and Continuum Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:CNU - News) are pleased to announce that Continuum Resources has sent to its shareholders a Notice of Meeting and Management Proxy Circular describing the terms of Fortuna Silver Mines' proposed acquisition (the "Acquisition") of all the issued and outstanding securities of Continuum." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Acquisition Circular Mailed - "Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:FVI - News; BVLAC:FVI) and Continuum Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:CNU - News) are pleased to announce that Continuum Resources has sent to its shareholders a Notice of Meeting and Management Proxy Circular describing the terms of Fortuna Silver Mines' proposed acquisition (the "Acquisition") of all the issued and outstanding securities of Continuum." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Linear Gold Responds to B2Gold s Offer for Central Sun Mining - "We are evaluating B2Gold's announcement of its bid for Central Sun Mining. Upon initial review, our analysis indicates that Linear Gold's proposal remains in the best interests of Central Sun shareholders, providing them with significantly higher attributable cash flow following completion of a merger. Linear Gold's much tighter capital structure and significantly lower operating and exploration cost structure compliment Central Sun's assets and maximize the return to Central Sun's shareholders. Linear Gold has demonstrated its financial discipline over the years and will continue to do so once the merger with Central Sun is complete. Linear Gold retains the right to match any Superior Proposal for Central Sun and we will review the details of B2Gold's proposal to determine our response within the next four days, as provided in the merger agreement with Central Sun. We remain committed to completing the transaction with Central Sun on terms that we believe are in the best interests of both Linear Gold and Central Sun shareholders." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


B2Gold Proposes a Superior Business Combination to Central Sun - "B2Gold Corp. (Toronto:BTO.TO - News) ("B2Gold" or the "Company") announces that it has made a superior proposal to Central Sun Mining Inc. (Toronto:CSM.TO - News)(AMEX:SMC - News) ("Central Sun" or "CSM") to combine the two companies at the agreed exchange ratio of 1.28 B2Gold shares per Central Sun share, which represents a purchase price of approximately Cdn$0.65 per Central Sun share using closing share prices on January 26, 2009 (the "B2 Transaction") and represents a 44% premium over the CSM closing price on January 26, 2009. B2Gold has been advised that the Central Sun Board of Directors has unanimously determined that the B2 Transaction is superior to the Linear Transaction and has resolved that if Linear Gold does not amend its proposal to be at least equivalent to the B2 Transaction by Friday, January 30, 2009, then Central Sun will execute the binding agreement provided by B2Gold and will recommend that Central Sun shareholders vote in favour of the B2 Transaction." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Central Sun Announces Receipt of Superior Proposal From B2Gold - "Central Sun Mining Inc. (Toronto:CSM.TO - News)(AMEX:SMC - News) ("Central Sun" or the "Company") announces the receipt of a binding offer from B2Gold Corp. ("B2Gold") for the acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding shares of the Company by way of a plan of arrangement, pursuant to which Central Sun shareholders would be entitled to receive 1.28 common shares of B2Gold for each Central Sun common share held (the "B2Gold Transaction")." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


LGL (Lihir Gold): Lihir Island Update - "Lihir Gold Ltd (Toronto:LGG.TO - News)(ASX:LGL.AX - News)(NasdaqGS:LIHR - News) ("LGL") advises that a dispute between local landowner groups at Lihir Island has led to a temporary interruption to production at that site. The Company is working with the peak landowner association and relevant authorities to resolve the dispute as quickly as possible. It is not expected to have a material impact on group production for the year." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Golden Tag & ECU Silver File Mineral Resource Estimate for San Diego Deposit, Velardena Mining District, Durango State, Mexico - "Golden Tag Resources Ltd. (CDNX:GOG.V - News) ("Golden Tag") and ECU Silver Mining Inc. (Toronto:ECU.TO - News) ("ECU") are pleased to announce the filing of the Independent NI 43-101 compliant technical report on their jointly held (50-50) San Diego Project in Durango State, Mexico. The report has been filed on www.sedar.com and will also be available at www.goldentag.ca and, www.ecu.ca. The Resource Estimate was independently audited and verified by William J. Lewis, P.Geo, MICON International Ltd., qualified person as defined under NI 43-101 guidelines." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Arian Announces Share Exchange Transaction With Grafton Resource Investments Ltd. - Yahoo! Finance - "Arian Silver Corporation ("Arian" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AGQ - News; AIM:AGQ)(PLUS:AGQ)(FRANKFURT:I3A - News) announces that it proposes to complete a share exchange transaction with Grafton Resource Investments Ltd. ("Grafton"), an arm's length party, subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval." More
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Central Sun Announces Receipt of Superior Proposal From B2Gold - "Central Sun Mining Inc. (CA:CSM: news , chart , profile ) (NYSE Alternext US: SMC) ("Central Sun" or the "Company") announces the receipt of a binding offer from B2Gold Corp. ("B2Gold") for the acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding shares of the Company by way of a plan of arrangement, pursuant to which Central Sun shareholders would be entitled to receive 1.28 common shares of B2Gold for each Central Sun common share held (the "B2Gold Transaction").

The consideration under the B2Gold Transaction represents a 45.1% premium over the closing price of $0.45 for the Central Sun common shares (the "Shares") on the Toronto Stock Exchange on January 26, 2009 and a 45.7% premium over the volume weighted average price of the Shares during the 10 day trading period ended January 26, 2009. The Superior Proposal represents a 49.7% higher price than that offered by Linear Gold Inc. ("Linear Gold"), based on closing prices on January 26, 2009." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Central Sun Announces Receipt of Superior Proposal From B2Gold - "Central Sun Mining Inc. (CA:CSM: news , chart , profile ) (NYSE Alternext US: SMC) ("Central Sun" or the "Company") announces the receipt of a binding offer from B2Gold Corp. ("B2Gold") for the acquisition of all of the issued and outstanding shares of the Company by way of a plan of arrangement, pursuant to which Central Sun shareholders would be entitled to receive 1.28 common shares of B2Gold for each Central Sun common share held (the "B2Gold Transaction").

The consideration under the B2Gold Transaction represents a 45.1% premium over the closing price of $0.45 for the Central Sun common shares (the "Shares") on the Toronto Stock Exchange on January 26, 2009 and a 45.7% premium over the volume weighted average price of the Shares during the 10 day trading period ended January 26, 2009. The Superior Proposal represents a 49.7% higher price than that offered by Linear Gold Inc. ("Linear Gold"), based on closing prices on January 26, 2009." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


Vista Gold Corp. Announces 57% Increase in Measured and Indicated Gold Resource Estimates at the Mt. Todd Project Increasing Measured and Indicated Resources - "The new resource estimate as presented in the following table represents an increase in Measured Resources(1) of 78,000 ounces of gold and an increase in Indicated Resources(1) of 1,572,000 ounces of gold resulting in a combined increase in Measured and Indicated Resources(1) of 1,650,000 ounces of gold at a cutoff grade of 0.50 grams per tonne (0.015 ounces of gold per ton). The gold resource estimate for the Batman deposit as of January 23, 2009, reported at a cutoff grade of 0.50 grams of gold per tonne is set out below. The estimate was prepared using GEMCOM software and used whole block kriging to estimate block values." More
- 01/27/09 | Item


IMPACT Silver intersects 8.55 meters of 204 g/t silver in first drill holes at Noche Buena - "IMPACT Silver Corp. ("IMPACT" or "the Company") is pleased to announce assays from the first drill holes on the Noche Buena Veins located four kilometers southwest of IMPACT's processing plant and mining operations in the prolific Royal Mines of Zacualpan Silver and Gold District of Central Mexico." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Barrick can proceed with Nevada mine, judge rules - "A U.S. judge ruled on Monday that Barrick Gold Corp (ABX.TO) can proceed with development of its Cortez Hills gold project in northeast Nevada, despite opposition from local indigenous leaders and environmental groups." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Yamana Gold Provides QDD Lower West Update - "YAMANA GOLD INC. (Toronto:YRI.TO - News)(NYSE:AUY - News)(LSE:YAU.L - News) today announced the results of its studies relating to the mining of Gualcamayo's QDD Lower West underground deposit. Two alternative approaches to mining the deposit were considered with the conclusion that QDD Lower West is feasible as an underground operation under either approach." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


ECU Silver Files New NI 43-101 Technical Report on Its Velardena District Properties - "ECU Silver Mining Inc. ("ECU Silver" or the "Company")(Toronto:ECU.TO - News) is pleased to announce that it has completed its new Independent National Instrument 43-101 ("NI 43-101") compliant technical report (the "Report") on its Velardena District Properties in Durango State, Mexico (the "Velardena Properties") and it has been filed at www.sedar.com." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Silver Quest Resources Ltd.: Surface Program Exploration Update From the Capoose-Silver Trend Project, B.C. - "Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News) is pleased to report a summary of the results of the integrated, comprehensive exploration program conducted over the Capoose-Silver Trend property in 2008. The property is located approximately 185 kilometres west-southwest of Prince George, British Columbia." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Great Panther Reports New High Grade Silver Along the Gregorio and Rosario Veins and Reopens Several Mines at Topia - "GREAT PANTHER RESOURCES LIMITED (Toronto:GPR.TO - News) is pleased to announce that new underground exploration development at the Company's 100% owned Topia Mine in Durango, Mexico has identified high grade silver, gold, lead, and zinc mineralization in the Gregorio and Rosario Veins. Meanwhile, costs have been cut throughout the operation and eight of the recently closed mines have been reopened with a profitable plan for 2009, which restores Topia to previous production levels." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan takes $14 bln writedown, stock rises - "Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc (FCX.N) posted better-than-expected quarterly results on Monday as sales volumes increased, sending the mining company's shares up more than 9 percent.

But plummeting metal prices pushed Freeport to lower projected copper and molybdenum sales targets for both 2009 and 2010." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Fortuna Increases Silver Production By 85% in 2008 and Issues Production Guidance for 2009 - "Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (TSX VENTURE:FVI - News; BVLAC:FVI) is pleased to report 2008 production performance figures and provide a 2009 production guidance for its Caylloma Mine, located in southern Peru. The Mine produced 889,782 ounces of silver, an increase of 85% compared to 2007. For 2009 the Company anticipates silver production of 1.6 million ounces, an expected increase of 80% compared to 2008:" More
- 01/26/09 | Item


SNS Silver Corp.: Korelin Joins Advisory Board - "SNS Silver Corp. ("SNS" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SNS - News) is pleased to announce the appointment of Alexander B. (Al) Korelin to the Company's board of advisors, effective Monday, January 26th, 2009." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


NovaGold Closes Balance of US$75 Million Financing and Bridge Loan Converted - "NovaGold Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "NovaGold") (Toronto:NG.TO - News)(AMEX:NG - News) further to its news release of January 22, 2009, announced today that it has closed the final US$5,925,000 of its total US$75 million private placement. An additional 4,557,692 Units were sold at a price of US$1.30 per Unit bringing the total Units sold to 57,692,308 for gross proceeds of US$75 million." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Banro's Feasibility Study of its Twangiza gold project indicates gold production of 320,000 ounces per year at an average total operating cash cost of US$274 - "Banro Corporation ("Banro" or the "Company") (TSX - "BAA"; NYSE Alternext US - "BAA";) is pleased to announce results of the Feasibility Study ("FS") of its wholly-owned Twangiza project, located on the Twangiza-Namoya gold belt in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (the "DRC")." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Minco Silver: Progress in 2008 and Plan for 2009 - "Minco Silver Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Silver") (Toronto:MSV.TO - News) provides a summary of the progress during 2008 and plan for 2009 on its Fuwan Silver project. In 2008, the Company completed a drilling program totaling 23,292 metres in 79 holes, delivered an updated resource estimate which expanded the deposit significantly, initiated an International Feasibility Study ("IFS"), made solid progress in permitting, conducted a regional exploration program, and won two awards for work completed on the project." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Grade and thickness confirmed along the North Zone at Joanna - "Aurizon Mines Ltd. (TSX: ARZ; NYSE Alternext U.S.: AZK) is pleased to announce the receipt of all assays from the recently completed infill drill program at its Joanna project, located 20 kilometres from Rouyn-Noranda, in north-western, Quebec." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Files Prospectus Supplement for At-the-Market Offering of Common Stock - "Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSE: FCX - News) announced today that it has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission a prospectus supplement under which it may offer and sell shares of common stock having aggregate gross proceeds of up to $750 million from time to time through J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. as its sales agent. Sales of the common stock, if any, would be made by means of ordinary brokers’ transactions or block trades on the New York Stock Exchange at market prices or as otherwise agreed with its agent." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Central Sun Expands Potential Production Pipeline With the Cerro Quema Property - "Central Sun Mining Inc. (Toronto:CSM.TO - News)(AMEX:SMC - News) ("Central Sun" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has regained majority control (60%) of the Cerro Quema gold property in Panama." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


International Minerals Announces Results of Optimization Study and Updated Gold Resource Estimates at Gaby Project, Ecuador - "International Minerals Corporation (TSX: IMZ - News)(Zurich (SIX):IMZ) reports the results of an internal project optimization study and an updated mineral resource estimate for the Gaby gold porphyry deposit (“Gaby Project”) in southern Ecuador. The Gaby Project is currently on hold pending the expiry of a Mining Mandate (which has suspended all exploration and production activities in Ecuador since April 2008) and the approval of a new mining law, which is expected in the coming weeks." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Silver Dragon Announces Discovery of Significant Silver-Lead-Zinc Sulfide Mineralized Zones At Its Dadi Polymetallic Project in Northern China - "Silver Dragon Resources Inc. (OTC BB:SDRG.OB - News) is pleased to announce the discovery of significant Silver-Lead-Zinc sulfide mineralized zones through a tunneling project at its Dadi Silver-Lead-Zinc Polymetallic project in Inner Mongolia, northern China." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Reports Fourth-Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2008 Results - "Fourth-quarter 2008 net loss was $13.9 billion, $36.78 per share, compared with net income of $414 million, $1.05 per share, for fourth-quarter 2007. After adjusting for special items totaling $14.0 billion, $36.84 per share, fourth-quarter 2008 adjusted net income totaled $23 million, $0.06 per share (see page 3)." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Midway Gold Announces Project Updates and Plans for 2009 - "Midway Gold Corp. ("Midway") (CDNX:MDW.V - News)(AMEX:MDW - News) is pleased to announce 2009 work plans will primarily be focused on the Golden Eagle project in Washington and the Midway project in Nevada. Exploration at the Spring Valley project is expected to continue under a proposed earn-in agreement, previously announced (PR October 20, 2008). The Thunder Mountain project is currently being explored under an earn-in agreement with Kinross Gold (NYSE:KGC - News) (PR July 16, 2008)." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Fronteer Development Group Inc.: Drilling Returns 5.32 Grams Per Tonne Gold Over 25.4 Metres at Long Canyon Project, Nevada - "Fronteer Development Group Inc. ("Fronteer" or the "Company") (Toronto:FRG.TO - News)(AMEX:FRG - News) is pleased to announce that new drill results continue to intersect wide intervals of near-surface, high-grade, oxide gold mineralization at its 51%-owned and operated Long Canyon project in Nevada." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan posts $13.9 billion loss for 4Q - "Mining company Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. said Monday it lost nearly $14 billion during the fourth quarter with the price of metals plunging, and lowered its expectations for copper sales.

The huge loss is related to non-cash writedowns because of the current market value for metals like copper and molybdenum.

The company reported a loss of $13.9 billion, or $36.78 per share, compared with a net income of $414 million, or $1.05 per share in the prior-year period." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. Reports Fourth-Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2008 Results - "Fourth-quarter 2008 net loss was $13.9 billion, $36.78 per share, compared with net income of $414 million, $1.05 per share, for fourth-quarter 2007. After adjusting for special items totaling $14.0 billion, $36.84 per share, fourth-quarter 2008 adjusted net income totaled $23 million, $0.06 per share (see page 3)." More
- 01/26/09 | Item


Wallbridge Mining Announces Private Placement - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Shituru Sale - Commitment Received - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Platinex issues shares for services - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Copper Mesa Announces Changes to the Board of Directors - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Osisko Signs a Framework Agreement With the Quebec Government Regarding the Rehabilitation of the Orphaned East Malartic Tailings Pond - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Golconda Resources Ltd. Announces Stock Option Issuance and Provides Corporate Update - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Sterling Mining Provides Update - "On December 17, 2008, Sterling Mining Company (OTC BB:SRLM.OB - News)(Frankfurt:SMX.F - News) sold its Sterling de Mexico subsidiary and remaining concessions to Cedar Mountain Exploration for gross proceeds of US $240,000.00 and 3.8 million shares of Source Exploration Corp. (CDNX:SOP.V - News). The Sterling de Mexico assets encompassed approximately 54,000 hectares, which included the Panfilo Natera, Jimenez de Teul, La Blanca, Ojocaliente, La Esperanza and the past producing Barones tailings project." More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Aurora Acknowledges Fronteer Mailing of Take-Over Bid Circular - "There is no immediate urgency for Aurora shareholders to do anything with respect to the Fronteer Offer. The Aurora Board of Directors will communicate further with shareholders prior to the expiry of the Fronteer Offer, including the mailing of a directors' circular to shareholders, so that Aurora shareholders will have updated information in deciding whether or not to tender to the Fronteer Offer. The Special Committee advises Aurora shareholders to defer making any decision with respect to the Fronteer Offer until the Aurora Board of Directors formally communicates its position on the Fronteer Offer." More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Navasota Outlines Bauxite Resources of 343 Million Tonnes Indicated and 63 Million Tonnes Inferred at Koba Project, Guinea - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Almaden Corporate Update - "Almaden Minerals Ltd. (Toronto:AMM.TO - News)(AMEX:AAU - News) ("Almaden") is pleased to provide the following review of the events and corporate progress the Company has made during 2008. Many milestones were successfully reached and significant steps were taken to ensure the Company has a productive 2009." More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Abcourt has Renegotiated the Aldermac Option - "Mr. Renaud Hinse, president and C.E.O. of Abcourt Mines Inc. (CDNX:ABI.V - News) (Berlin:ABI.BE - News) (Frankfurt:ABI.F - News), is very pleased to announce that the option on the Aldermac property has been renegociated. Considering the actual economic situation, all the payments of $300,000 per year for years 2009 to 2011 in the original option agreement have been postponed for one year and the term of the option was also extended by one year, in consideration of the issue to the Sellers of 375,000 class B shares of Abcourt and 75,000 warrants; one warrant and $0.20 is needed to purchase one class B share of Abcourt within 24 months." More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Lounor drills more gold at Harker - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


GobiMin Inc. Announces a Normal Course Issuer Bid - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Abitex announces amendments to property option agreements, adopts new stock option plan and grants options - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Kria Resources Announces Update on Business Combination with Beartooth Platinum - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Malaga Inc.: Publication schedule for the new NI 43-101 compliant report on the Pasto Bueno property - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Dia Bras Increases Non-Brokered Private Placement Unit Offering - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Nuinsco Announces Restructuring of Bridge Loan - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Dia Bras: Favorable Court Decision on its Bolivar III and IV Mining Concessions - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Canada regulator orders HudBay vote on Lundin deal - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


HudBay Minerals Inc.: OSC Sets Aside TSX Decision - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Lundin Mining Corporation: OSC Reverses TSX Decision - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Grenville Receives Expressions of Interest on Peru Projects - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Velocity Minerals Ltd.-Final Mt. Haskin Drill Results (Molybdenum) - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Simberi Announces Private Placement - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Romios Announces Appointment of New C.F.O. and Grant of Stock Options - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Castle Gold Reports Increase in Fourth Quarter 2008 Production to 6,928 Ounces Gold, Provides Update on Operating Performance Expectations for 2009 - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Pure Nickel Reports Fiscal Year-End Results and 2008 Highlights - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Minera Andes announces fourth quarter gold/silver production increases at the San Jose mine - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


CanAlaska Uranium commences $4.6 million winter exploration program with 13,600 metres of drilling planned - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Geovic Provides Update on Nkamouna Cobalt Project - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Noront Encounters More Nickel at Eagle One, as Well as Intriguing Results AT12 Anomaly - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Pacific Comox Reports 40 Holes for Total of 195 Averaging 1.2 g/t Gold, 42 g/t Silver, 4 Meters Thick, At/Near Surface on Carmelitas Zone, Mabel Property Mexico - More
- 01/23/09 | Item


MAG Silver Reports High Grade Silver/Gold at Valdecanas Vein, Juanicipio Joint Venture - "MAG Silver Corp. (Toronto:MAG.TO - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG") has been advised by the operator of the Juanicipio Joint Venture of a new high grade assay result from the final hole in the 2008 definition drilling program along the Valdecanas Vein. Hole JI-08-LE2 reports an intercept of 10.2 metres (7.81 metres true width) grading 1,068 grams per tonne (g/t) (31.1 ounces per ton (opt)) silver, 1.25 g/t gold, 0.69% lead and 3.53% zinc. This includes an internal high grade gold and silver zone with a true width of 3.06 metres running 2,268 g/t (66.1 opt) silver, 2.27 g/t gold, 0.97% lead and 4.19% zinc." More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Fronteer Launches Formal Bid for Aurora Energy Resources Inc. - "Fronteer Development Group Inc. ("Fronteer") (Toronto:FRG.TO - News)(AMEX:FRG - News) announced today that it has filed with securities regulators in Canada and the United States and has commenced the mailing of its formal offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares (the "Common Shares") of Aurora Energy Resources Inc. ("Aurora") that it does not already own (the "Offer") on the basis of 0.825 of a Fronteer common share for each Common Share held." More
- 01/23/09 | Item


AngloGold Ashanti Mineral Resource Increases at Tropicana - "The Tropicana Gold Project, located 330 kilometres east north-east of Kalgoorlie, is part of the Tropicana Joint Venture, which is 70% owned by AngloGold Ashanti Australia (the manager) and 30% by Independence Group NL.

The Measured, Indicated and Inferred Mineral Resource for the project is now 75.3 million tonnes grading 2.07 grams/tonne for 5.01 million ounces of gold." More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Fronteer Launches Formal Bid for Aurora Energy Resources Inc. - "Fronteer Development Group Inc. ("Fronteer") (Toronto:FRG.TO - News)(AMEX:FRG - News) announced today that it has filed with securities regulators in Canada and the United States and has commenced the mailing of its formal offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares (the "Common Shares") of Aurora Energy Resources Inc. ("Aurora") that it does not already own (the "Offer") on the basis of 0.825 of a Fronteer common share for each Common Share held." More
- 01/23/09 | Item


Capstone Reports Debt Repayments, Funding of Debenture Repurchase and Forward Sales - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Skygold Provides Clarification on Option Agreement for Spanish Mountain - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Southwestern Acquires Additional Shares of Northern Superior Resources Inc. - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Beartooth Platinum Announces Results From Its 2008 Drilling at the Stillwater Project, Montana, USA - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Mawson announces 2009 program - maintaining cash and momentum - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Rimfire and Northgate Report Drilling at Boulevard Property Yields Gold Mineralization - "Rimfire Minerals Corporation, TSX-V: RFM, is pleased to report results from diamond drilling at the Boulevard Property, Yukon Territory. Drilling, funded by Northgate Minerals Corporation, TSX: NGX, intersected gold mineralization in five of seven holes (totalling 524.9 metres) to follow up a trenching discovery in the summer of 2008 (see news release dated September 23, 2008). Drilling tested the mineralization in the discovery trench and targets along the apparent strike of this mineralization, within a large multi-element soil geochemical anomaly." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Donner Metals Ltd.-Initial Bracemac-McLeod NI43-101 Indicated Resource: 3,648,000 Tonnes at 11.09% Zinc, 1.55% Copper, 31.34 g/t Silver and 0.48 g/t Gold - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Bilbao Project update - Preliminary metallurgical tests indicate excellent metal recoveries from oxide ores - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Royal Roads announces that creditors of ScoZinc intend to challenge security granted to Royal Roads - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Crowflight Intersects 9.56 Metres of 7.87% Nickel; Commences Phase 2 Delineation Program at Bucko - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Yankee Hat Closes First Tranche of Financing - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Eagle Hill Closes Brokered Private Placement - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


VMS Ventures Inc.: 2 km Long Horizon to Be Explored With Deep EM Geophysical Survey Southwest of Reed Lake Discovery Zone, Snow Lake, Manitoba - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Millrock Announces Positive Drilling and Sampling Results at Bluff Project, Alaska - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Nayarit Gold Intersects 11.95 Metres of 12.4 g/t Gold Equivalent, or 742 g/t Silver Equivalent, or 3.67 g/t Gold and 522.3 g/t Silver - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Khan Resources Announces Annual and Special Meeting and Corporate Update - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Alpha Gold provides corporate update - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Claude Resources Announces 22,000 meter Underground Drill Program at Madsen, Red Lake - "Claude Resources Inc. (TSX-CRJ; AMEX-CGR) will continue its underground drill program, targeted at the historic high grade 8 Zone, and concurrently execute its surface exploration program at the Company's Madsen property located at Red Lake, Ontario." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Kodiak Intersects 5.4 Metres Grading 20.03 gpt (0.58 opt) Gold, 2009 Drill Program Commenced - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Lac Dore North Assay Results - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Adventure Gold Identifies a Significant Gold Structure on Senore - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Minera IRL Limited-2008 and Q4 Production Results - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Abitex and Azimut discover uranium mineralization grading up to 0.65% U3O8 at Central Minto, Nunavik, Quebec - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Purepoint Uranium Group Inc: Stakes near Midwest and Roughrider - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Kinbauri Gold Corp.: El Valle Resources Increased by Additional 153,519 oz. Gold - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Eagle Plains/Blind Creek Release Results From 2008 Drilling Program at Blende Silver/Base-Metal Project, Yukon Territory - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Sonami sees '09 Chile copper output at 5.53 mln t - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Review of Carpathian's 2008 Exploration and Corporate Activity - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Canadian Royalties/Nunavik Nickel Project Puimajuq Update: Drilling Intersects High-Grade Nickel, Copper and PGE Mineralization - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


La Mancha's 2008 Year End Production Increases 33% to 71,550 Ounces - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Farallon Provides Operational Update on the G-9 Mine - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Cypress & Skyharbour Launch 2009 Exploration Program for Broulan Reef Project, Bruce Channel / Red Lake NW, Ontario - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Bear Lake Gold Adds a Third Drill Rig at Larder Lake - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Chariot Resources Limited Announces Stock Option Grants - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Azimut and Abitex discover uranium mineralization grading up to 0.65% U3O8 at Central Minto, Nunavik, Quebec - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Gold Canyon Signs Joint Exploration Agreement With Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


U3O8 Corp. Announces Initial Uranium Resource Estimate for the Aricheng North and Aricheng South Structures in the Kurupung Batholith, Guyana - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


New Drill Program on Midland Exporation's Maritime Cadillac Property - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Andina Announces Board of Directors Change - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Endeavour Silver Arranges CA$8 Million Private Placement of Subordinated Unsecured Convertible Redeemable Debentures - "Endeavour Silver Corp. (Toronto:EDR.TO - News)(AMEX:EXK - News)(DBFrankfurt: EJD) ("Endeavour" or the "Company") hereby provides notice of the proposed private placement of its CA$8 million 10% Subordinated Unsecured Convertible Redeemable Debentures due 2014." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Alexis' New Gold Mine Exceeds 2008 Production Target and Remains Within Budget - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


2.72 oz Au/t, 31.4 oz Ag/t @ GALAHAD's New Kellyn Gold Prospect, Terrace Bay Area, Ontario - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Mustang Provides Update on Maskwa Nickel Project Feasibility Study - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Merrex Resignation of Directors - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


PC Gold Cuts Three Separate Gold Zones in Hole PC-08-020 Returning 3.90 m of 17.39 g/t Gold, 13.50 m of 4.03 g/t Gold, and 5.30 m of 4.99 g/t Gold - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Northern Superior Resources Inc. and Matamec Exploration Inc. Sign Wachigabau Option and Joint Venture Agreement, Quebec - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Frontera Copper Announces a Reduction in Its Estimate of Recoverable Copper Contained in Leach Pad Inventories and a Writedown of Current Inventory - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


AuEx Ventures, Inc.: West Pequop Returns 141 Feet at 0.238 Ounces Gold Per Ton - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Fusion enters into deed of release with Cazaly to satisfy condition of Paladin takeover - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Lundin Mining Corporation: Galmoy Mine to Close in May 2009 - More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Bear Creek announces step-out drilling at Santa Ana - Encounters higher-grade silver - Mineralization remains open - "Bear Creek Mining (TSX Venture: BCM - News; "Bear Creek" or the "Company") is pleased to announce results for 27 additional diamond drill holes (4,962.1 meters). Drilling at Santa Ana now totals 55,574.1 meters in 306 drill holes. Santa Ana is located 200 kilometers south of the Company's world-class Corani silver-base metal deposit in southeastern Peru." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


NovaGold Closes US$69 Million of US$75 Million Financing - "NovaGold Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "NovaGold") (Toronto:NG.TO - News)(AMEX:NG - News) announced today that it has closed its US$60 million private placement with Electrum Strategic Resources LLC ("Electrum") as previously announced on January 2, 2009. A total of 46,153,847 Units were sold to Electrum at a price of US$1.30 per Unit for gross proceeds of US$60 million. Each Unit consists of one common share of NovaGold and one common share purchase warrant of NovaGold ("Warrant")." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


NDEP Issues Water Pollution Control Permit for GBG's Hollister Project - "Great Basin Gold Ltd, ("Great Basin" or the "Company"), (TSX: GBG; NYSE Alternext: GBG; JSE: GBG) announces that the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection/Bureau of Mining Regulation and Reclamation (NDEP) recently issued one of the key permits needed for a full-scale underground mining operation by its wholly owned subsidiary, Rodeo Creek Gold Inc. (RCG), at the Hollister Development Block Project in Elko County, Nevada. The NDEP Water Pollution Control Permit (WPCP) authorizes a maximum production rate of up to 275,000 tons of ore per year as well as engineered waste rock storage and ore stockpile facility, synthetic lined water management ponds, a reverse osmosis water treatment facility, and other ancillary facilities." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Richmont Mines Reports Gold Sales More Than Double in 2008 Fourth Quarter - "Richmont Mines Inc. (Toronto:RIC.TO - News)(AMEX:RIC - News) a gold exploration, development and production company with operations in Canada, today announced preliminary gold production and sales for the fourth quarter and full year 2008. Complete production data and financial results will be available on February 26, 2009. During the fourth quarter of 2008, Richmont sold 22,116 ounces of gold, more than double the 10,949 ounces of gold sold in the fourth quarter of 2007." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


New Gold Exceeds 2008 Production Guidance and Provides 2009 Forecast - "New Gold Inc. ("New Gold") (TSX and AMEX - NGD) today announces fourth quarter gold production of 78,950 ounces and 2008 cumulative annual gold production of 272,046 ounces, exceeding previously released guidance by 22,046 ounces. New Gold also provides its 2009 operational forecast." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Eldorado Gold Corporation: 2008 Year End Update and 2009 Guidance - "Paul N. Wright, President & Chief Executive Officer of Eldorado Gold Corporation (Toronto:ELD.TO - News)(AMEX:EGO - News) ("Eldorado", the "Company", or "we") is pleased to provide the following update on the Company's 2008 operating results and anticipated 2009 production." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Kinross Gold easily tops up war chest - "Tye Burt's got gold. Now he's got cash.

While the capital markets have all but turned their back on most Canadian companies, gold producers are revelling in fervent demand for their shares that has prompted a wave of large equity financings.

Toronto-based Kinross Gold Corp. [K-T] is the largest gold miner yet to tap the receptive stock markets, unveiling a bought deal financing Wednesday that could raise as much as $414.6-million (U.S.)." More
- 01/22/09 | Item


Lumina Copper Announces New Director and Officers, Approves Option Plan and Grants Options - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Jaguar Mining Provides Q4 and FY 2008 Update of Operations - "Jaguar Mining Inc. ("Jaguar" or "the Company") (JAG: TSX/NYSE Arca, JAG.NT: TSX) provided a summary today of its preliminary Q4 2008 operating performance. All figures are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise indicated. See recent operating highlights below." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Alexco Announces Final 2008 Drill Results from Keno Hill Silver District: Gold-rich Intercepts Encountered at Historical Keno 700 Mine Area - "Alexco Resource Corp. (Toronto:AXR.TO - News)(AMEX:AXU - News) ("Alexco" or the "Company") is pleased to announce further results from its 2008 core drilling program at the Keno Hill Project, Yukon. Exploration drilling in the vicinity of the historical Keno 700 mine, located approximately four kilometers northeast of the Bellekeno mine, has intersected high-grade gold mineralization in two of four drill holes. The Keno 700 area was one of several areas selected for first-pass exploration testing by Alexco in 2008." More
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Homeland Uranium Inc. Provides Short-Term Loan to Homeland Energy Group - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Lake Victoria Mining Company, Inc. Enters a Letter of Intent for Geo Can's Geita Gold Project at World Class Geita Mining District, Tanzania - More
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Champion Minerals Announces Financing - More
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East West Resource Corporation: Drift Lake Resources Commences Drilling on Rossmere Gold Zones - More
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BacTech Receives Conditional Approval for Purchase of Yamana Gold Assets - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Freewest Resources Canada Inc. Grants Stock Options - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Tri-Valley Confirms Significant Thickness of Gold Mineralization at Its Shorty Creek Alaska Property From Second Drill Suite - More
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Chapleau Intersects 25.23 g/t Gold, 32.54 g/t Silver and 2.90 % Lead in Hole 79 on the Coringa Gold Project, Brazil - More
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Terra Ventures Completes Airborne Survey at Lac Kachiwiss Uranium Property, Sept-Iles, Quebec - More
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Golden Peaks Resources Ltd. - Cerro Delta Project, Argentina - More
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Klondex to Review High-Grade Nevada Gold Deposit at Vancouver Resource Conference Jan. 2526 Booth #617 - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Nevada Copper-Intersects 90 Meters (294 Feet) of 1.03% Copper in the Open Pittable South Deposit - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Inspiration Intersects 0.465% Ni Over 89.21 M or 292.68 Ft Containing 1.112% Ni Over 7.47 M or 24.51 Ft (True Width) - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


UC Hub Group, Inc. Reports Early Stage Exploration of Wickenburg Property - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Iron-T 43-101 Report Indicates World Class Potential - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


SAfrica Gold Fields may lay off 1,500 workers-union - "Gold Fields (GFIJ.J), the world's No. 4 gold producer, is considering laying off some 1,500 workers at its South African operations due to downsizing at some of its mines, a union official said on Wednesday." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Cogitore Intersects More Mineralization on Trend at Scott Lake - 21.6 Metres Grading 1.96% Copper - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Uranerz Reports 2008 Drilling Summary on Powder River Basin Projects - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Definitive Agreement Finalized to option 100% Interest in the Everett Iron-Titanium Property - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Titan Resources Announces Completion of "Norgold" Exploration Program - More
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Northern Gold Mining Inc. Signs Letter of Intent With ValGold Resources Ltd. - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Eastmain Resources Inc. Announces Goldcorp to Participate in Future Exploration At Eleonore South Project as a Joint Venture - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Azimut provides an update on the Eleonore South property - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Shoreham Resources Ltd. Receives Approval of a $510,000 Non-Brokered Flow-Through Private Placement Financing - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Kinross to raise $360.5 mln in stock offering - "Kinross Gold Corp (K.TO) (KGC.N) plans to raise $360.5 million in a share offering to bolster its cash position following recent acquisitions, the company said on Wednesday." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Inter-Citic Releases New Drill Hole Results From Dachang Gold Project - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Delta Uranium CEO Increases Holdings and Acquires Over 10% Common Shares - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Romarco Encounters a 57.4 Meter Aggregate Zone of 2.8 g/t Au at North Haile Area - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Fortune Minerals increases planned production rate for the NICO Gold-Cobalt-Bismuth-Copper deposit, NWT - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Anvil Reaches Agreement with Gcamines and the DRC Government for the Kinsevere and the Dikulushi Properties - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Copper Mountain 2008 exploration drill program final results - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Uranium Energy Corp Announces Inferred Resource of 1.3 Million Pounds eU3O8 at Nichols Project in South Texas - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Desert Gold Ventures Inc.: Goldbanks Property, Pershing County, Nevada Initial KW Zone Drilling Results - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


BHP to cut 6,000 jobs, take $1.6 bln charge on mine - "BHP Billiton Ltd/Plc (BLT.L) (BHP.AX) will cut 6,000 jobs and close its giant Ravensthorpe nickel mine in Australia, writing off $1.6 billion, as the global resources giant battles a collapse in commodity prices." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Canasia Industries Corporation: Reed Lake Work Program Now Underway - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


African Copper Plc: Mowana Mine Update - More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Sabina Silver Announces Exploration Program for 2009 - "Sabina Silver Corporation (CDNX:SBB.V - News) announced today its exploration plans for its 100% owned Hackett River silver-zinc project in Nunavut, Canada as well as an exploration program for its Skinner gold property in the Red Lake District of Ontario." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Hearing begins in Reno on disputed gold mine - "Western Shoshone tribal members packed a Reno courtroom Tuesday, trying to persuade a federal judge to halt at least part of a huge gold mine they claim would desecrate a sacred landmark. Lawyers for Toronto-based Barrick Gold Corp. and the federal government disagreed with their claims that mining on Mount Tenabo in northeast Nevada would prevent the Shoshone from practicing their religion." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Bill would expand where Idaho could get mine land - "A bill in the Idaho Legislature would let the state take ownership of former mining properties stretching from Mullan to the Washington border as part of federal Superfund cleanup settlements." More
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Gold Reserve Postpones Separation Time Under Shareholder Rights Plan - "Gold Reserve Inc. (NYSE Alternext: GRZ) (TSX: GRZ - News) today announced that its Board of Directors has postponed the separation time under Gold Reserve’s shareholder rights plan to February 17, 2009. The hostile offer by Rusoro Mining Ltd. (TSX-V: RML - News) of December 15, 2008 (the “Offer”) to acquire all of the outstanding shares and equity units of Gold Reserve in consideration for three shares of Rusoro for each Gold Reserve share or equity unit tendered under the Offer is not a “Permitted Bid” within the meaning of the Gold Reserve shareholder rights plan." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Kinross Completes Initial Drilling at Midway's Thunder Mountain Project, Nevada - "Midway Gold Corp. ("Midway") (CDNX:MDW.V - News)(AMEX:MDW - News) announces that a first pass drill program was completed by Kinross Gold USA ("Kinross") at Midway's Thunder Mountain project. Seven reverse circulation holes (3440 feet) were completed in late December. Assay results are pending. Kinross has also added 103 claims (3.2 square miles) to the project area. Kinross can earn a 75% interest in the project pursuant to an exploration and option to joint venture agreement, by incurring $3 million on the project within five years (Press Release July 16, 2008)." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Coeur Receives $80 Million from Royalty Transaction with Franco-Nevada Corporation for Future Palmarejo Gold Production - "Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE - News) (TSX:CDM - News) (ASX:CXC - News) announced today it has entered into a gold royalty stream transaction with Franco-Nevada Corporation (TSX:FNV - News) under which Franco-Nevada will purchase 50% of the life of mine gold to be produced by Coeur from its Palmarejo silver and gold mine in Mexico." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Kinross announces public equity offering - 20.9 million shares at US$17.25 per share - Gross proceeds approximately US$360.5 million - "Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX: K - News; NYSE: KGC - News; "Kinross" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters led by UBS Securities Canada Inc. for a bought deal public offering of 20.9 million common shares of Kinross at a price of US$17.25 per common share. The Company has also granted to the underwriters an over-allotment option, exercisable for a period of 30 days from the date of closing of the offering, to purchase up to an additional 3,135,000 common shares at the offering price." More
- 01/21/09 | Item


Rocmec Updates Progress at its Rocmec 1 Property - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Acadian Mining announces that subsidiary ScoZinc received an extension to CCAA stay period and stay order lifted for limited purposes - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Cameco Provides Dates for Q4 Results and Conference Call - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Silver Bear Announces Additional High Grade Results from 2008 Drilling and Trenching Programs at Mangazeisky - "Silver Bear Resources Inc. ("Silver Bear" or the "Company") (TSX:SBR - News) today announced further positive results from 2008 exploration drilling and trenching at its 100% owned Mangazeisky silver project in Russia." More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Canada Lithium Corp. Properties Update - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Explorator Enters Into Agreement to Sell a 51% Interest in Its Chilean Subsidiary for US$17 Million - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


New Li Resource Estimate at Western Lithium's King's Valley Property Supports the Potential Development of Lithium Carbonate Production for Lithium Ion Batterie - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Weststar Announces Private Placement - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


B2Gold Corp. Announces Positive Results from the Diamond Drill Program at the Mocoa Copper-Molybdenum Project, Colombia - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Adanac Completes Initial Restructuring - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Hard Creek Contracts Norilsk Process Technology Pty Ltd. - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


FR.to - Gold$eek Radio Nugget: Keith Neumeyer, President & CEO of First Majestic & Chris Waltzek
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Ventana Options Strategic Land Package Contiguous With La Bodega Property - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Peru community holds miners hostage for sixth day - "Four employees of Minera Afrodita and two people who were traveling with them in northern Peru were held hostage for the sixth day on Tuesday, taken by protesters upset over mining development, the company said." More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Adanac Molybdenum Corporation: Ruby Creek Project-Exploration Update - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Yorbeau Drills High-Grade Intercepts at the Rouyn Property - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Arian Silver Corporation: Change of Address & Registered Office - "Arian Silver Corporation (CDNX:AGQ.V - News)(AIM: AGQ)(PLUS: AGQ)(Frankfurt:I3A.F - News) announces that with immediate effect its head office and registered office address and contact details have changed to: Arian Silver Corporation
Carlyle House
235 - 237 Vauxhall Bridge Road
London SW1V 1EJ
Tel: +44 (0)20 7963 8670" More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Less Than 3% of Gold Reserve Shares Tendered into Rusoros Hostile Bid - "Gold Reserve Inc. (NYSE Alternext: GRZ) (TSX: GRZ - News) today responded to Rusoro Mining Ltd.’s (“Rusoro”) (TSX-V: RML - News) extension of its unsolicited offer of December 15, 2008 (the “Offer”) to acquire all of the outstanding shares and equity units of Gold Reserve in consideration for three shares of Rusoro for each Gold Reserve share tendered under the Offer." More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Temex intersects 86 g/t gold in 13 Vein Hallnor Property, Timmins Gold Camp - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Update on Urex Energys Argentina Plateau Uranium Zone - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Wits Gold announces drilling results from the De Bron project, southern Free State - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Golden Band Resources Receives Positive Pre-Feasibility Study on La Ronge Gold Project - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Terra Ventures Inc.: Hathor Commences Drilling at Its Midwest NorthEast Project - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Red Metal Resources Ltd. Announces the Acquisition of Four Mineral Properties at Auction in III Region, Chile - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


North American Palladium Increases Indicated Resource by 280% at Offset Zone, Plans Aggressive 2009 Drill Program - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


TVI Pacific signs US$29.9 million Term Loan Facility - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Premier adds third drill to Hardrock Gold Project - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Polar Star Mining Corporation Ticker Symbol Change - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Ventura Gold Defines New Discovery at the Angela Vein, Inmaculada Project, Peru, With Initial Inferred Resources of 483,000 Ounces Gold and 16.6 Million Oz. Ag - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Brazauro Resources Corporation: Amendment to the Expiry Date and the Exercise Price of Warrants - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Daleco Resources Corporation Updates Sierra Kaolin Open Pit Clay Mine Project - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Anglo halts nickel mine, sees positive margins - "Anglo American Plc has temporarily halted production at its biggest nickel mine in Venezuela and said on Tuesday all its base metals mines have positive margins despite sliding prices.

Mining firms have been slashing production as weak metals prices make some operations uneconomical." More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Yorbeau Drills High-Grade Intercepts at the Rouyn Property - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


European Goldfields Limited: Stratoni Mine Production Up 26% in 2008 - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


MAG Silver Reports More High Grade Silver / Lead / Zinc Mineralization at Cinco de Mayo - "MAG Silver Corp. (Toronto:MAG.TO - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG") is pleased to announce assay results from the ongoing drill program on its 100% owned Cinco de Mayo property in northern Chihuahua State, Mexico. Drilling is establishing the district-scale extent and zoning of silver, lead and zinc mineralization in the "Jose Manto". The drill program is also designed to search and test for the systems source." More
- 01/20/09 | Item


First Majestic Silver Corp.: San Martin Updated NI 43-101 Report Increasing Reserves/Resources by 45.81% - "FIRST MAJESTIC SILVER CORP. (Toronto:FR.TO - News)(Other OTC:FRMSF.PK - News)(Frankfurt:FMV.F - News)(WKN: A0LHKJ) ("First Majestic" or the "Company") is pleased to announce an update regarding its activities in Mexico at the San Martin Silver Mine and a new NI 43-101 Reserve/Resource update." More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Coeur Receives $20.4 Million of Cash Proceeds - "Coeur d’Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE:CDE - News) (TSX:CDM - News) (ASX:CXC - News) announced today it has received proceeds of $20.4 million from the early exercise of a warrant relating to the Floating Rate Notes it issued in October of 2008." More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Fortis Declines Project Financing For Lamaque - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Andina Granted Environmental Impact Declaration for Volcan Gold Project - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Cigma Metals Corporation Announces the Results of the 2008 Drilling Program on the Beskauga Deposit, Dostyk Gold-Copper Project in Kazakhstan - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Adanac Gains Extension to Creditor Protection - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Full Metal Identifies New High Grade Silver-Lead-Zinc Mineralization at Nadaleen Project, Yukon Territory - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Metalex, White Pine, Arctic Star intersect silver and zinc - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Hawk Uranium Inc. Announces Extension to Term of Warrants - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


White Pine (WPR)-Metalex-Arctic Star Joint Venture Intersect 19.3m of 10% Zn and 41.5g/t Ag in Hole 5.01-16, 5.01 Project, James Bay Lowlands, Ontario - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Wesdome announces appointment of Hemdat Sawh to its Board of Directors - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Osisko Intersects 182 Metres Averaging 2.00 g/t Au at South Barnat - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


More Exceptional Results for Hana From Zone 5 at Ghanzi, Botswana - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Tournigan Provides Update on Kuriskova Uranium Deposit in Slovakia - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Kinbauri Intersects High Grade Gold at El Valle - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


European Goldfields Limited -- Stratoni Mine Production Up 26% in 2008 - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. Provides Molejon Update - More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Kirkland Lake Gold Inc.: New South Central Zone Now Extends 450 Feet Up-Dip of 5300 Level - "Kirkland Lake Gold Inc. (Company) (TSX:KGI - News; AIM:KGI) is pleased to announce an update on exploration drilling testing part of the South Mine Complex (SMC). The SMC consists of 15 or more mineralized zones, one of which is the New South Central Zone." More
- 01/20/09 | Item


Rusoro Extends Expiry Date of Gold Reserve Takeover Bid - "Rusoro Mining Ltd. (CDNX:RML.V - News) ("Rusoro" or the "Company") announced today that its offer to acquire all of the outstanding Class A common shares and equity units of Gold Reserve Inc. (together, the "Gold Reserve Equity") on the basis of three Rusoro shares for each Gold Reserve share or equity unit (the "Offer") has been extended to 5:00 p.m. (Eastern time) on February 18, 2009 (the "Expiry Time")." More
- 01/19/09 | Item


Western Goldfields Announces 2009 Outlook and Fourth Quarter Production Update for the Mesquite Mine - "Western Goldfields Inc. ("Western Goldfields" or the "Company") (TSX:WGI, NYSE Alternext:WGW) is pleased to announce its 2009 outlook and fourth quarter production update for the Mesquite Mine. All amounts are expressed in United States dollars unless otherwise indicated." More
- 01/19/09 | Item


Rubicon Intersects New Broad Gold Zone 220 Metres Southwest of F2 Gold Zone - "Rubicon Minerals Corporation (RMX.TSX: RBY.NYSE Alternext US) is pleased to announce new results of step-out drilling at the 100%-controlled Phoenix Gold Project, located in the heart of the prolific Red Lake gold district of Ontario. The Company is conducting drilling at its F2 Zone which has returned significant high-grade and bonanza-grade gold intercepts over an 1101 metre vertical range." More
- 01/19/09 | Item


Midway Gold Corp.: Spring Valley Project, Nevada Deep Core Results and Update - "Drilling from February to August completed 87 holes including 63,565 feet of reverse circulation (RC) and 8,985 feet of core drilling. Nearly 75% of these new holes had significant gold intercepts. A Canadian NI 43-101 inferred resource of 50.6 million tons grading 0.0196 ounces per ton (opt) gold using a $650 gold price was reported in Jan 2008, prior to this round of drilling. Significant mineralization recognized outside of the known resource was targeted by 2008 drilling." More
- 01/19/09 | Item


Fronteer Development Group Inc.: Discovery of Additional Gold Zone Underlines Open-Ended Potential of Agi Dagi Deposit - "Fronteer Development Group Inc. ("Fronteer" or the "Company") (Toronto:FRG.TO - News)(AMEX:FRG - News) is pleased to announce that regional drilling has discovered a new, large gold zone outside of the current resource areas on the Agi Dagi Project in northwestern Turkey, underlining the open-ended size potential of this project." More
- 01/19/09 | Item


Capital Gold Announces Postponement of Annual Meeting of Stockholders - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Trilliant Exploration Retains BDO Stern Cia Ltda. - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Majescor Private Placement Offering - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Canada Lithium Corp. Settles Debt and Grant Options - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Youthful Regent brings experience to Barrick - "Barrick Gold Corp's (ABX.TO) new chief executive, Aaron Regent, found himself on the wrong end of a multibillion-dollar battle for mining supremacy three years ago, but his current job will likely put him in the driver's seat for any future acquisitions." More
- 01/16/09 | Item


HudBay Recipient of PDAC's Bill Dennis Award - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Endeavour Silver Corp.: News Release - "At the request of IIROC (Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada), Endeavour Silver Corp. (Toronto:EDR.TO - News)(NYSE AlterNext US: EXK)(DBFrankfurt: EJD) announces that the Company does not know of any material reason for the increase in volume and price today in the stock." More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Duran Ventures Announces Stock Option Grant - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Minera Andes announces increase in forecast production at the San Jose gold/siver mine - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Genco Resources Ltd. Voluntarily Dismisses Complaint - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Zoloto Resources announces the restructuring of Irkutsk debt - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Plexmar Resources Inc.: Final Contracts Signed With Ucucha - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Los Andes Announces Agreement for Restructuring of Option Payments - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Freewest Resources Canada Inc.: Significant Chromite Intersections Returned From Two Additional Holes-Big Daddy Chromite Deposit in the James Bay Lowlands - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


JP Morgan sets 2009 targets on 8 precious metal stocks - "J.P. Morgan Securities introduced new price targets for 2009 on the stocks of eight of the gold and silver miners under its coverage, and cut its ratings on four of them." More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Augusta Settles ASARCO Lawsuit - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


NI 43-101 Mineral Resource Estimate Received for Houston Lake Mining's Dubenski Gold Property - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Bannerman Resources Completes the Settlement of Savanna Litigation - More
- 01/16/09 | Item


U.S. Silver Reports Cost Saving Measures & Director Resignation - "U.S. Silver Corporation (CDNX:USA.V - News) ("U.S. Silver" or the "Company") announces several new cost saving measures. Effective immediately, all salaried personnel have taken a 10% salary reduction and the union representing the hourly employees has also approved a similar reduction in wages for the hourly workforce. Officers of the Corporation and the Board have significantly reduced their cash compensation until cash goals are achieved." More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Gold Reserve wants compensation for Venezuela mine - "Gold Reserve Inc. says it has not been officially notified of President Hugo Chavez's plans to rescind its gold mining concession. But the Spokane, Washington-based company says it would consider turning over its Brisas del Cuyuni concession if compensated. It estimates investments including drilling, studies and equipment are worth $230 million." More
- 01/16/09 | Item


Silverado Announces Results of SEC Review - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


KWG Resources Inc. - Significant chromite intersections returned from two additional holes - Big Daddy Chromite Deposit, James Bay Lowlands of Ontario - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Quaterra Announces Closing of Non-Brokered Private Placement - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Entree Makes New Porphyry Copper Discovery at Lordsburg, New Mexico - "Entree Gold Inc. (TSX:ETG; AMEX:EGI; Frankfurt:EKA - "Entree" or the "Company") announces the discovery of porphyry copper-gold mineralization on its Lordsburg property. This is the first time porphyry-style mineralization has been found in this region of New Mexico, previously known only for high grade vein deposits. The Lordsburg area will be the focus of follow-up work in 2009." More
- 01/15/09 | Item


KWG Resources Inc. - Significant chromite intersections returned from two additional holes - Big Daddy Chromite Deposit, James Bay Lowlands of Ontario - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Roca to Complete Working Capital Financing - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Victory Nickel Announces Appointment of Senior Officer - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


DOT Resources Ltd.: IP Survey Identifies Two Targets for Diamond Drilling - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Dumont re-prices October, 2008, financing warrants - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Gold Reserve Cautions its Shareholders to Carefully Assess the Rusoro Compilation of Select Fourth Quarter Results - "Gold Reserve Inc. (NYSE Alternext:GRZ) (TSX:GRZ - News) today announced that its Board of Directors cautions the Company’s shareholders to carefully assess the compilation of select fourth quarter results announced yesterday by Rusoro Mining Ltd. (“Rusoro”) (TSX-V:RML.V - News)." More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Golden Eagle Reports on Agreement to Operate the Jerritt Canyon Gold Mill - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Brazauro Terminates Bom Jardim Letter of Intent with Goldfields - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Richmond Minerals Inc. - Changes to the Board of Directors, appointment of an officer, and granting of stock options - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


United Uranium Corp. Amends Option Agreement With Denison Mines Corp. - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


SilverCrest Reports Updated Santa Elena Resources - "SilverCrest Mines Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SVL - News) is pleased to announce a new resource estimation for the Santa Elena Project located in Sonora, Mexico. The new resources show an increase of 150% in contained gold ounces in indicated resources and a decrease of 4.6% in contained gold ounces in inferred resources compared to the resource estimates announced June 26, 2008. Contained ounces of silver in Indicated Resources increased by 172% and contained silver ounces in Inferred Resources increased 4.8%." More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Augusta Updates Rosemont Feasibility-After Tax NPV (5%) $1.2B at $1.85/lb Cu - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


VMS Ventures Reports Strong Anomaly South-West of Reed Lake Discovery Zone Near Snow Lake, Manitoba - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Claim Post Resources Announces Commencement of Drill Program - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Virginia Grants 139,750 Stock Options - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Zinc miner SRA files for bankruptcy protection - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Shallow Prospect Drilling at Sacre-Coeur's Northwest District Reveals Robust Alluvial Gold Target in Near-Surface Mineralization - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Two NI 43-101 Resource Estimates Completed at Gossan-Marathon PGM's Bird River Project - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Fortuna Reports Commercial Concentrate Grades of 135 g/t Gold and 17,130 g/t Silver, and 88% Recoveries From Metallurgical Tests at San Jose, Mexico - "Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (CDNX:FVI.V - News)(BVLAC: FVI) is pleased to report positive metallurgical test results for the San Jose silver-gold project located in Oaxaca, Mexico. A program of comprehensive metallurgical testing conducted by Metcon Research, of Tucson Arizona, has been in progress since October 2008. Main open flotation circuit or batch flotation tests have been concluded on multiple samples for two types of sulfides mineralization in the Trinidad area, which hosts the San Jose resource." More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Ecuador president backs new law to enable mining - "Ecuador President Rafael Correa on Thursday said he will not back down from a recently approved law that encourages mining and has sparked protests by Indians and environmentalists.

The new law slaps royalties on mining companies and lifts a nine-month ban on exploration that hurt the stock price of companies operating in the Andean nation. Foreign mining companies have found massive gold, silver and copper deposits in southern Ecuador." More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Galantas Completes Share for Debt Exchange - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


AIM Receives Updated Valuation of Kelly Rock Limited Common Shares - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Queenston Reports Further Results From McBean - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Luna Gold increases measured and indicated resources at the Piaba gold deposit by 21% to 844,000 oz gold - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Etruscan significantly expands area of rare earth potential in Namibia - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Romaine Iron-Titanium Assays Support Higher-Grade Mineralization - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Helio Reports Drill Results from the Kenge Target, SMP Gold Project, Tanzania - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Arianne Resources Inc.: Better Than Expected Results on the Lac a Paul Phosphorous Property - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Advanced Explorations Inc. Intersects 90 Metres of 33.80% Iron - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Marathon Develops Two Resources on Bird River Project - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Rochester Appoints Mr. Eduardo Luna President and CEO - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


General Metals Completes Phase I Drilling and Assaying at Independence Project and Grows Oxide Mineralization to Estimated 569,347 oz Gold - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Aquila Provides Updated Mineral Resource at Back Forty - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Franconia Minerals Receives Final Loan and Grant Payments From the State of Minnesota for Birch Lake - More
- 01/15/09 | Item


Zincore Expands Chilean Gold Targets - More
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European Goldfields Limited: Certej Mine Life Extended - More
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Mega Uranium Ltd.: Update on Georgetown Project, Queensland, Australia - More
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Powertech Submits UIC Permit Application at Dewey-Burdock - More
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NovaGold Electrum Financing Obtains Competition Act Approval - "NovaGold Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "NovaGold") (Toronto:NG.TO - News)(AMEX:NG - News) announced today that an Advance Ruling Certificate has been issued under the Competition Act (Canada) permitting the completion of the purchase by Electrum Strategic Resources LLC of 46,153,847 units of the Company for gross proceeds of US$60 million under the financing announced on January 2, 2009. The Toronto Stock Exchange has accepted notice of this US$60 million financing and the additional US$15 million financing announced on January 6, 2009 and conditionally approved the listing of the additional common shares to be issued." More
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IAMGOLD Releases Updated Positive Preliminary Assessment Study on Westwood Project - "IAMGOLD Corporation (Toronto:IMG.TO - News)(NYSE:IAG - News)(BOTSWANA: IAMGOLD) ("IAMGOLD") is pleased to announce positive results from the updated Preliminary Assessment Study (the "Study") on its 100% owned Westwood Gold Project located in Quebec, two kilometres east of IAMGOLD's producing Doyon Mine. The Study was completed by IAMGOLD's Project Development Group. The results of the Study provide confidence for Westwood to move forward with a target for production in early 2013, and with an $86 million budget approved for 2009." More
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Kirkland Lake Gold Inc.: Third Tranche of Shares Issued & Cash Payment Made Under South Claims AcquisitionCCNMatthews - "Kirkland Lake Gold Inc. (the "Company") (TSX:KGI - News; AIM:KGI) announces it has completed the issuance of the third tranche of shares and made the third cash payment to the vendor of the South Claims. The Company issued 15,586 common shares valued at C$62,500 (C$4.01 per share) and paid C$62,500. The shares are subject to restrictions on transfer until May 16, 2009. To complete its purchase obligations, the Company must issue a further C$50,000 worth of shares and pay a further C$50,000 to the vendor by January 15, 2010. For complete details see the Company's press release dated April 17, 2007." More
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S.Africa gold output falls 8.7 pct yr/yr in Nov - "South African gold output fell 8.7 percent in volume terms and total mineral production dropped 6.1 percent in November last year compared with the same month in the previous year, official data showed on Thursday." More
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Dynamite Resources Announces Annual General Meeting Voting Results - More
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Platinum Group Reports First Quarter Financial Results - More
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Noront Continues to Outline Extensive Chromite Mineralization at Blackbird - More
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Stikine Gold Corporation - Grant Gold Project Terminated - More
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Crystallex, Gold Reserve haven't heard from Chavez - "Crystallex International (KRY.TO) and Gold Reserve (GRZ.TO) both said on Wednesday they have not heard from the Venezuelan government regarding statements by President Hugo Chavez that he will award their key gold concessions in the country to a third party.

Chavez said in a televised address on Tuesday he planned to give control of the massive Las Cristinas and Brisas concessions to Venrus, a joint venture between the government and Russia-controlled Rusoro (RML.V)." More
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Whetstone announces management change - More
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PDX Resources Advised of Drill Results From Detour Gold's Drilling Program at Detour Lake, Ontario - More
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Detour Gold Reports Additional Drill Results From Its 100% Owned Detour Lake Property in Ontario - More
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Dia Bras Announces Private Placement - More
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Gold Reserve Comments on News Reports Regarding Brisas - "Gold Reserve Inc. (NYSE Alternext:GRZ) (TSX:GRZ - News) has reviewed several news reports related to remarks by Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez concerning the Venezuelan government plans to jointly develop the Las Cristinas deposit and Gold Reserve’s Brisas deposit. We understand President Chavez also referred to the formation of VENRUS CA, a joint venture between Rusoro Mining Ltd. (“Rusoro”) (TSX-V:RML.V - News) and the Venezuelan government, to develop and exploit these deposits." More
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Golden Peaks Resources Ltd. Closes $585,000 Financing - More
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Tiomin Announces TSX Approval of Normal Course Issuer Bid - More
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Eaglecrest Samples 16.2 Grams Per Tonne Gold on Surface at the Buriti Gold Zone, San Simon Project, Bolivia - More
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StrataGold increases the Dublin Gulch Eagle Zone Deposit indicated gold resource by 37% to 2.7 million ounces - More
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Crystallex Comments on Market Activity and Las Cristinas - "Crystallex International Corporation (Toronto:KRY.TO - News) (AMEX:KRY - News) reported today that it is aware of certain comments related to the Las Cristinas gold project attributed to President Chavez in Venezuela. Outside of the media coverage, the Company has not been notified of any changes in position by the Venezuelan Government regarding the Las Cristinas Project or the Mine Operating Contract ("MOC"). Crystallex staff and representatives are in continual communication with Senior Venezuelan Officials and the comments attributed to President Chavez regarding Las Cristinas have not been raised with the Company." More
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Yale and Enviro Energy Start Work Program at Zacatecas - "Yale Resources Ltd. (CDNX:YLL.V - News) (Frankfurt:YAB.F - News) is pleased to announce that its partner Enviro Energy Capital Corp. (CDNX:GEC.V - News) has started its first phase work program on the Mina San Jose, Zacatecas and Salvador claims that form the Zacatecas Venture." More
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Tanzanian Royalty Chairman Completes $375,000 7th Tranche of $3 Million Dollar Private Placement - "Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation (Toronto:TNX.TO - News) (AMEX:TRE - News) announces that the seventh tranche of the $3,000,000 private placement with Mr. James E. Sinclair announced January 2, 2009 has closed. Mr. Sinclair purchased 69,832 common shares at a purchase price of $5.37 per share." More
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Anaconda Mining Inc. Announces Financial Results Ending November 30, 2008 - More
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Dia Bras Provides Clarification - More
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Diamond Discoveries Reports a New Chromium Discovery on Caribou Property, Thetford Mines, Quebec - More
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Melkior Resources: Drilling Extends Timmins Gold Bearing Structures - More
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Nord Resources Appoints Randy Davenport as VP and COO - More
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Wits Basin Provides Update on China Transaction - More
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New Guinea Gold Corporation: Gold Production at Sinivit Increases to 3,560 Ounces in Q4 Triple Q3 Production Levels - More
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Nevada Sunrise Intercepts 0.571 oz/ton Gold and 6.791 oz/ton Silver - More
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TVI Pacific granted extended maturity date on bridge financing - More
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Latin American Minerals Retains TRU Group Inc to Accelerate Development of Salares Potash-Lithium Project in Argentina - More
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Andean Resources 2009 Planned Activities - More
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Freegold Financing Update - More
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Abacus Announces Ajax Deposit Resource - More
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Skygold Drilling Intersects High-Grade Gold at Spanish Creek - More
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Tiomin Extends Freegold Ventures' Bridge Loan - More
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Mexoro Minerals Announces Inferred 15.25 Million Tons Grading 2.62 g/t Gold Equivalent at Its Cieneguita Project in Mexico - More
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Uruguay Mineral Exploration Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2009 - More
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Aurizon announces 2008 gold production and plans for 2009 - "Gold production from Aurizon's 100% owned Casa Berardi mine for the year ended December 31, 2008, totalled 158,830 ounces from the processing of 654,397 tonnes at an average grade of 8.2 grams of gold per tonne. Recoveries for the year averaged 92.5%. Gold production was in line with the most recent guidance of 155,000 to 160,000 ounces." More
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Banro increases Measured and Indicated Mineral Resources at Twangiza by 49.7% to 5.6 million ounces of gold - "Banro Corporation ("Banro" or the "Company") (NYSE Alternext US - "BAA"; TSX - "BAA") is pleased to announce updated independent Mineral Resource estimates for its wholly-owned Twangiza project in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (the "DRC")." More
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Urex Announces Plans for Continued Exploration on Argentine Uranium Projects - More
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Goldcorp Extends Tax Election Deadline for Former Gold Eagle Shareholders - "GOLDCORP INC. (Toronto:G.TO - News)(NYSE:GG - News) announced today that it will extend the deadline date for former shareholders of Gold Eagle Mines Ltd. to make a joint tax election with Goldcorp. The deadline for providing the tax information to Goldcorp is April 30, 2009. However, any Tax Election information received after April 15, 2009 by Goldcorp cannot be assured of processing and return to the shareholder by April 30, 2009." More
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Rusoro Reports Record Gold Production and Record Low Cash Costs for Q4 2008 - "Rusoro Mining Ltd. (CDNX:RML.V - News) ("Rusoro" or the "Company") is pleased to report that it has reached record quarterly gold production (38,868 ounces) in Q4 2008 and record low cash costs (US$358 per ounce) for the same period at the Choco 10 operations which the Company acquired as of November 30, 2007." More
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Keegan Continues to Receive Excellent Results From Esaase Resource Gold Project - "Keegan Resources Inc. ("Keegan") (Toronto:KGN.TO - News)(AMEX:KGN - News) is pleased to announce results from the resource conversion program at its Esaase property. Highlights include 11 m @ 6.5 g/t Au, 18 m @ 2.77 g/t Au, 59 m @ 1.43 g/t Au, and 74 m @ 1.16 g/t Au. All infill drilling has returned intercepts with as good or better grade widths as the surrounding holes confirming good consistency to mineralization." More
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Gold Fields Appoints Paul Schmidt as Chief Financial Officer - "Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (NYSE, JSE, DIFX: GFI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Schmidt CA (SA) as chief financial officer of the Group, a position in which he has acted since May 2008." More
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Fresnillo sees 2009 gold silver production at 2008 levels - "Fresnillo PLC expects the global economic slowdown to represent a challenge to the mining industry in 2009 and forecasts gold and silver production levels in line with those achieved in 2008.


In a production and operations update, it said total silver production for the full year 2008 reached an all time high for the group at 34.8 million ounces, however only slightly above the 2007 figure of 34.68 million." More
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Northgate Minerals Reports Record Gold Production in the Fourth Quarter 2008 - "Northgate Minerals Corporation (TSX: NGX, NYSE ALTERNEXT/AMEX: NXG) today reported record gold production in the fourth quarter of 2008, as well as the 2009 production forecast and exploration plans for its Canadian and Australian operations." More
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Venezuela, Russia To Operate Las Cristinas Gold Mine -Chavez - "Venezuela and Russia have created a joint company to operate the Las Cristinas gold mine, which is thought to possess one of the largest gold reserves in South America, President Hugo Chavez said Tuesday. Venezuela will take over the Las Cristinas gold mine from Canadian mining company Crystallex International Corp. (KRY) in 2009, Chavez reiterated.

"The Venezuelan state will take control of production of Las Cristinas in 2009," Chavez told the National Assembly during his yearly address, confirming previous announcements months earlier by Mining Minister Rodolfo Sanz.

Chavez said that Venezuela had created a joint company with Russia to exploit Las Cristinas. Chavez made no reference to Crystallex during his speech.

There's been widespread speculation that Venezuela would tap Russian mining company Rusoro Ltd. (RML.V) to help it run Las Cristinas. Chavez did not clarify if Rusoro was part of the joint company created with Russia." More
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Pan American Silver Files Base Shelf Prospectus - "Pan American Silver Corp. (Toronto:PAA.TO - News)(NasdaqGS:PAAS - News) (the "Company") has today filed a preliminary short form shelf prospectus with the securities commissions in each province and territory of Canada and a corresponding registration statement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. These filings, when made final, will allow the Company to make offerings of common shares, warrants, debt securities, subscription receipts or any combination thereof of up to US$200 million during the next 25 months to potential purchasers in each province and territory of Canada and the United States." More
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Peru protesters say tortured by police, miner - "People who protested in 2005 against a massive copper project in northern Peru now owned by Chinese miner Zijin on Tuesday aired allegations they were tortured by police and mine personnel, a day after the prime minister denounced the events.

The protesters said at least 28 members from their communities, isolated outposts in the northern district of Piura, were kidnapped and brutally beaten after peacefully protesting against the development of the $1.4 billion Rio Blanco mine in August 2005." More
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Cash Minerals Announces Issuance of Shares for Debt - More
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Pan American Silver to raise $200 million-filing - "Pan American Silver (PAA.TO) has registered to sell securities worth $200 million, and plans to use the proceeds for acquisitions, debt paydowns, and mine development, according to an SEC filing on Tuesday.

The Canadian silver miner filed a mixed shelf with the Securities and Exchange Commission, according to the filing, meaning it was registering to sell securities at a future date." More
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Yamana Gold may buy small rivals to meet goals - "Yamana Gold Inc., Canada's fourth-largest gold producer, may accelerate plans to double output by acquiring smaller rivals that are struggling to finance development of their mines.

Yamana, on schedule to produce 2 million ounces in four years by developing its own deposits, could do so more quickly by exploiting a rout in stock prices of smaller miners, chief executive Peter Marrone said Tuesday in an interview." More
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Yamana Gold may buy small rivals to meet goals - "Yamana Gold Inc., Canada's fourth-largest gold producer, may accelerate plans to double output by acquiring smaller rivals that are struggling to finance development of their mines.

Yamana, on schedule to produce 2 million ounces in four years by developing its own deposits, could do so more quickly by exploiting a rout in stock prices of smaller miners, chief executive Peter Marrone said Tuesday in an interview." More
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Glencore interested in joint venture with Asarco - More
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Threegold Resources Onc.: Mr. Octavio Soares Named Chief Financial Officer - More
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Azteca Intercepts Massive Zinc, Lead, and Silver at Two Mile - More
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No Relationship Between GoldPoint Resources, Inc. (Nevada) and Goldpoint Resources Corporation (Ontario, Canada) - More
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Dia Bras Announces Construction of a New Mill at the Bolivar Mine and Temporary Shutdown of the Cusi Pilot Mining - More
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Evolving Gold Continues to Expand the Mineralized Zone At Rattlesnake Hills, Wyoming - More
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Hawk Releases Final Drilling Results on Holdsworth Soocana Vein System, Metallurgical Testing of the Black Sands Ongoing - More
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Peru mining workers losing jobs as metals plummet - "Thousands of workers in Peru's vast mining sector have lost their jobs as global mineral prices sink and stall investments, a sign that the traditional engine of the Andean country's economy is slowing sharply.

The National Federation of Mine and Steel Workers says more than 5,500 workers have lost their jobs since December, while the Labor Ministry says at least 4,000 miners are out of work." More
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Osisko Extends South Barnat to 1200 Metres Length - More
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Verena Projects Update - More
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Apex Silver Files for Reorganization Under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code - "GREAT PANTHER RESOURCES LIMITED (Toronto:GPR.TO - News) (the "Company") reports that 2008 production totaled 1,809,720 silver equivalent ounces (Ag Eq Oz), exceeding the target of 1.75 million Ag Eq Oz. Both of Great Panther's 100% owned Mexican mines exceeded their targeted production, with 1,122,482 Ag Eq Oz at Guanajuato and 687,238 Ag Eq Oz at Topia. Total metal production for 2008 was 1.21 million ounces of silver, 6,300 ounces of gold, 876 tonnes of lead and 1,074 tonnes of zinc. Significantly, quarterly production records were set in the fourth quarter, while increasing production and implementing substantial and successful cost reductions." More
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Great Panther Exceeds 2008 Production Target with Record-Breaking Fourth Quarter - "GREAT PANTHER RESOURCES LIMITED (Toronto:GPR.TO - News) (the "Company") reports that 2008 production totaled 1,809,720 silver equivalent ounces (Ag Eq Oz), exceeding the target of 1.75 million Ag Eq Oz. Both of Great Panther's 100% owned Mexican mines exceeded their targeted production, with 1,122,482 Ag Eq Oz at Guanajuato and 687,238 Ag Eq Oz at Topia. Total metal production for 2008 was 1.21 million ounces of silver, 6,300 ounces of gold, 876 tonnes of lead and 1,074 tonnes of zinc. Significantly, quarterly production records were set in the fourth quarter, while increasing production and implementing substantial and successful cost reductions." More
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First Majestic Silver Corp.: Production Increases 27% in 4th Quarter - "First Majestic Silver Corp. (Toronto:FR.TO - News)(Other OTC:FRMSF.PK - News)(Frankfurt:FMV.F - News)(WKN: A0LHKJ) ("First Majestic" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that production in the fourth quarter ending December 31, 2008 increased to 1,070,903 equivalent ounces of silver representing a 27% increase over the prior quarter production and an increase of 6% over the same quarter in the prior year." More
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Gold Resource Corporation Begins Open Pit Pre-Stripping at El Aguila Project - More
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Further exploration planned for Northern Empire Mine, Nortoba-Tyson - Roxmark 2009 gold exploration program will focus on properties closest to Beardmore mill - More
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Endeavour Silver Achieves Fourth Consecutive Year of Record Silver Production in 2008, Targets Substantial Growth in 2009 - "Silver production in Q4, 2008 from the Company's two operating silver mines in Mexico, Guanacevi and Guanajuato, was a record 691,347 oz silver, up 10% over the Third Quarter, 2008 and up 8% over Q4, 2007. The new all-time high silver production can largely be attributed to the successful rehabilitation and re-commissioning of the Guanajuato Mines project, which was acquired in May 2007 but only re-commenced commercial production in June, 2008 after completion of major mine rehabilitation and safety upgrade programs." More
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Crowflight Implements Additional Metal and Foreign Exchange Price Protection - More
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Robex - Opening of a private placement for up to $750 000 - More
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Pershimco Resources Inc.: Second Closing of Private Placement - More
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Blue Note Appoints New Chief Financial Officer - More
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Lions Gate Metals Inc. Opens Beijing Office - More
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Prior Drilling Results and New Surface Geochemical Sampling Confirm Bulk-Tonnage Mining Potential and Highlight Larger Prospective Area at Lydian's Amulsar - More
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Arianne Resources Inc.: Appointment of Nadege Tollari - More
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Latest Drilling at Gaoua Confirms Historical Data and Uncovers New Mineralization - More
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Galahad Minerals Inc.: 11.9% Zinc at Steel River - More
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Colorado Goldfields Launches "Shock and Awe" Strategic 2009 Offensive - More
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Ecuador approves mining law, boosts government control - "Ecuador's Assembly late Monday approved a new mining law that bolsters government control over the nascent sector and slaps royalties on companies seeking to drill world-class metals' deposits in the Andean nation.

Even under tighter government oversight, the new law is expected to jump-start an industry that has found massive gold, copper and silver deposits coveted by global mining giants." More
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Great Western Minerals Signs Option Agreement to Recommission Rare Earth Mine in South Africa - More
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Bard Ventures Ltd.: Lone Pine Molybdenum 43-101 Resource Estimate Completed - More
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Boxxer Continues To Expand Zone of Copper-gold Mineralization in Boss Mine and Potential of Boss Project - More
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Western Goldfields Announces Additional Fuel Hedging for 2009 and 2010 - "The Company announced its original fuel hedging program on December 18, 2008 with Western Goldfields hedging 1,512,000 gallons per year in each of 2009 and 2010. With its most recent hedges, the Company secured prices for 1,386,000 and 1,512,000 gallons of diesel for 2009 and 2010 at forward prices of $1.68 and $1.87 per gallon, respectively. Combined with its previously announced hedging program, Western Goldfields has now hedged approximately 50% of its diesel requirement for each of the next two years at weighted average prices of approximately $1.75 and $1.94 in 2009 and 2010, respectively." More
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Solitario Exploration & Royalty Reports Additional High-Grade Drilling Results on Its Bongará Zinc Project, Peru - "Solitario Exploration & Royalty Corp. (NYSE Alternext US: XPL; TSX: SLR) announced that it has received assay results for 19 out of 52 core drill holes completed in the last five months on its high-grade Bongará zinc-lead project in northern Peru. Highlights include spectacular results from drill hole V-44 that cut 9.3 meters grading 37.27% zinc, 2.24% lead and 70.7 grams per tonne ("gpt") silver and hole V-165 that intersected 19.0 meters grading 12.82% zinc, 0.81% lead and 29.4 gpt silver. The 52-hole, 15,000 meter program was managed and entirely funded by Solitario's joint venture partner Votorantim Metais." More
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NovaGold Clarifies Reason for TSX De-listing Review - "NovaGold Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "NovaGold") (Toronto:NG.TO - News)(AMEX:NG - News) reminds its shareholders that, as previously disclosed in its press release dated January 2, 2009, the TSX de-listing review was triggered by NovaGold's reliance on the financial hardship exemption under Section 604(e) of the TSX Company Manual." More
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Laramide Reports Final Results from 2008 Drilling at Westmoreland; Highlights Include Hole WDD08-112 with 5 Metres Grading 0.43% U(3)O(8) - More
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Uracan Discovers Third Uranium Target in Quebec - More
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Crosshair Maintains Labrador Claims - More
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U3O8 Corp. Cuts 9.4 Metres at 0.132% (2.64 pounds per short ton) U3O8 at Aricheng South - More
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Powertech Acquires Additional Land at Dewey-Burdock - More
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Drilling Further Extends Mineralization at Exeter's Caspiche Gold-Copper Porphyry Project in Chile - "Exeter Resource Corporation (CDNX:XRC.V - News)(AMEX:XRA - News)(Frankfurt:EXB.F - News) ("Exeter" or the "Company") reports further lateral and depth extensions to the known gold-copper system at its Caspiche project in the Maricunga district, Chile. Drilling results include 372.0 meters (1,220.2 feet) at a grade of 0.85 grams per tonne gold (0.025 ounces per ton) and 0.47% copper, in drill hole CSD028. The deposit remains open to the south, northwest and at depth. " More
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Minefinders Provides Fourth Quarter 2008 Dolores Production Update - "Minefinders Corporation Ltd. (Toronto:MFL.TO - News)(AMEX:MFN - News) announced today that metal production totaled approximately 3,093 ounces of gold and 57,378 ounces of silver in the fourth quarter of 2008. As previously reported, the first pour of gold and silver dore from the Company's flagship Dolores Mine in Chihuahua, Mexico took place in mid-November, 2008. Shipments to the refiner commenced in early December." More
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International Tower Hill Continues to Expand Livengood Gold Deposit - "International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. ("ITH" or the "Company") (CDNX:ITH.V - News)(AMEX:THM - News)(Frankfurt:IW9.F - News) is pleased to announce drill results from the final 18 holes of its 2008 resource expansion program from its multi-million ounce Livengood gold deposit near Fairbanks, Alaska (Table 1). The results continue to highlight the very significant potential for the project - expanding it to the south with some of the best mineralized holes drilled to date. In addition, new gold recovery data continues to indicate that the mineralization is amenable to low-cost heap leach recovery." More
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Apex Silver Mines files for bankruptcy protection - "Apex Silver Mines Ltd (SIL.A), which runs silver mining operations in Latin America, has sought bankruptcy protection from creditors with a New York court, with plans to sell its stake in a Bolivian mining operation.

The company filed a Chapter 11 petition with the U.S. bankruptcy court in Manhattan late Monday, and says it will receive $27.5 million plus other consideration for its stake in the San Cristbal Mine in Bolivia from Sumitomo Corp (8053.T)." More
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Oromin Explorations Ltd.: 2008 Drill Program Identifies Additional Gold Deposits at Sabodala-Currently Six Deposits Discovered by Oromin - More
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Vista Gold Corp. Announces the Following Update on Activities at Its Paredones Amarillos Project - "Vista Gold Corp. ("Vista") (TSX & NYSE-A: VGZ) announced on September 8, 2008, the results of a bankable feasibility study (filed with SEDAR on October 22, 2008) and provided an update on the permitting of the Paredones Amarillos Project. As previously announced (see press releases dated September 8 and July 2, 2008), Vista indicated that it had decided to apply for a new Change of Land Use Permit ("CUSF"). In a press release dated November 10, 2008, Vista indicated it was in final negotiations to purchase the land required for the process plant and tailings impoundment facility and had presented an application for a Temporary Occupation Permit ("TOP") for the use of the federal land which overlies the deposit." More
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Yamana to spend up to $350 mln in '09, cuts dividend - "Yamana Gold Inc (YRI.TO) said on Monday it would spend up to $350 million this year and $400 million in 2010 to boost production, while cutting its dividend by half to help fund its expenditures.

Yamana said its production is expected to be 1.3 million to 1.4 million gold equivalent ounces in 2009 and 1.4 million to 1.5 million in 2010 from mines now in production." More
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HudBay to Defend Application Vigorously - More
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Yamana Gold Provides 2009 and 2010 Operating Outlook - "Gold production is expected to be in the range of 1.3 million to 1.4 million gold equivalent ounces (GEO) in 2009. Yamana had previously guided in October 2008 a specific production expectation with a +/-7% variance and this range is consistent with this past guidance. Production is projected to increase to approximately 1.4 million to 1.5 million GEO in 2010 from mines currently in production. Estimated gold and copper production on a mine by mine basis for 2009 and 2010 is detailed below." More
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Jaguar Mining Provides Update of 2008 Drilling Program - "During 2008, Jaguar completed approximately 48,000 m of drilling in the Iron Quadrangle, discovering significant mineralized structures at all its major projects. Jaguar's exploration success during 2008 continues to demonstrate the strong potential to couple-on sizeable new resources to support the Company's aggressive production growth targets and attain a mid-tier producer status." More
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Pele Mountain Announces Option Grants - More
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Barrick Gold Corporation: Introduction of Aaron Regent, President & CEO, Conference Call - "Barrick will hold a conference call on January 16th at 10:30 am ET at which time Chairman Peter Munk will introduce Aaron Regent, Barrick's new President & CEO to the investment community." More
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Katanga and Glencore Announce Completion of US$265.3 Million Loan - More
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Thorium Energy, Inc. Announces Inclusion in the Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey Update - More
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Silver Quest Resources Ltd.: Final Drill Results from the Capoose-Silver Trend Project - "Silver Quest Resources Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SQI - News) is pleased to report the remaining assay results from an eleven hole, 1,595 metre diamond drill program that was completed during fall 2008 on the Capoose-Silver Trend Project. The property is located approximately 185 kilometres west-southwest of Prince George, British Columbia." More
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Katanga approves new shares for Glencore loans - More
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PBX Announces Resource Upgrade on Copaquire Molybdenum-Rhenium-Copper Project, Chile - More
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Richmond Minerals Inc. Announces Private Placement - More
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Sterling Mining Names New CEO - "Sterling Mining Company (OTC Bulletin Board: SRLM / FSE: SMX) is pleased to announce the appointment of John P. Ryan as President and Chief Executive Officer and Ron Ho as Corporate Secretary and Treasurer, both effective immediately. Mr. Ryan will succeed Ken Berscht as interim President, who has resigned but will remain on the Board of Directors. Mr. Ryan was also named to the Board of Directors of the Company." More
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Cogitore Reports More Assays From Hole SC-34 at Scott Lake; West Lens Interval Extended by Additional 21 Metres to Reach 53.7 Metres of 1.88% Copper, ... - More
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Campbell Resources updates recent activities - More
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Outstanding safety achievement at Harmony`s Phakisa mine - "Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Harmony) proudly announces that its Phakisa mine in the Free State has reduced its Lost Time Injury Frequency Rate (LTIFR) to 0.98, an outstanding achievement for the deep level gold mining industry in South Africa. The mine reported 173 days of reportable injury-free shifts and 96 lost time injury-free days." More
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Katanga Shareholders Approve Increase in Authorized Share Capital - More
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Beaufield Enters Into Formal Agreements With Management - More
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Goldeye Explorations-Todd Creek 2008 Drill Program and Exploration Results - More
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Polar Star-Todd Creek 2008 Drill Program and Exploration Results - More
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Palladon Iron Corporation Leases an Additional 1,184 Acres of Mineral Rights - More
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Toronto Stock Exchange reviews NovaGold shares - "Shares of miner NovaGold Resources (NG.TO) are being reviewed for possible delisting, the Toronto Stock Exchange said on Monday.

NovaGold, which owns stakes in massive gold and copper deposits in British Columbia and Alaska but has struggled to keep its operations afloat, has been granted 210 days in which to comply with listing requirements, exchange owner TMX Group(X.TO) said in a statement." More
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Anatolia's Copler senior debt facility approved at US$62.5 million - "Anatolia Minerals Development Limited ("Anatolia" or the "Company") (TSX:ANO - News) announces that Bayerische Hypo- und Vereinsbank AG, a member of UniCredit Group ("HVB") has received final credit approval to fully underwrite and provide US$62.5 million in senior project debt (the "Debt Facility") for the Company's Copler Gold Project in Turkey." More
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Mantis announces high grade gold and mineable widths at its Cree Lake property. - More
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Supreme Court To Hear Case Regarding Disposal of Waste from Alaskan Gold Mine - "It was announced Monday that the Supreme Court would hear a case regarding the disposal of waste from an Alaska gold mine.

Back in 2005, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued a permit for disposing waste at the proposed Kensington mine north of Juneau. Under this permit, waste from the mine would be dumped into Lower Slate Lake." More
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Aurora Energy Resources Announces 2009 Program - More
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Polar Star: Montezuma Exploration Update - More
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El Nino Ventures reports high grade drill results on the Kasala Project in the Democratic Republic of Congo - More
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Apella engages Grandich Publications - More
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U.S. Energy Corp. Receives Milestone Payment From Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. - More
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UEX/AREVA Drilling in the Prospective Corridor at Shea Creek Connects the Anne Deposit to Kianna Defining Over 900 Metres of Continuous Unconformity Mineral. - More
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B2Gold Corp. Announces Continued Positive Exploration Drill Results from the Gramalote Gold Property in Colombia - More
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Simberi Copper/Cobalt Reratification of Joint Venture With Gecamines - More
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Azteca Gold Corp. Announces Second and Final Closing of Private Placement - More
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Altius Reports Final 2008 Iron Ore Drill Intercepts in Labrador - More
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Colossus Minerals Drills 60.5 Metres @ 14.37 g/t Gold, 1.81 g/t Platinum and 2.46 g/t Palladium - More
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Duluth Metals Files new NI 43-101 Preliminary Assessment Report Confirming Positive Economics for Expanded Nokomis Project - More
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Carpathian Drilling Intersects 16 m of 3.96 g/t Au, Including 2.8 m of 18.45 g/t Au on the RDM Gold Project, Brazil - More
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MAG Silver Reports New High Grade Intercepts on Valdecanas Vein, Juanicipio Joint Venture - "MAG Silver Corp. (Toronto:MAG.TO - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG") reports new high grade assay results have been received from definition drilling along the Valdecanas Vein. These new results continue to add intercepts in areas beyond areas included in previously published resource calculations and also confirm the lateral and vertical continuity of the bonanza zone within the Valdecanas Vein. Remaining untested areas with the potential for additional new resource ounces include the down-dip area of the western part of the Valdecanas Vein on sections G, I and F and the up-dip area of the eastern part of the Valdecanas Vein in the vicinity of sections R, S and T." More
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Timberline Receives Positive Hydrogeologic Test Results At Its Butte Highlands Gold Project - "Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSE Alternext:TLR) today announced the completion of a hydrogeologic study at its 100-percent owned, royalty-free Butte Highlands Gold Project in southwestern Montana. The positive results of the study represent a significant milestone in the permitting process and the proposed underground exploration and development schedule. The study was a requirement for permit application and Timberline anticipates submitting the underground permit application to the State of Montana Department of Environmental Quality in the first quarter of 2009." More
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Apex Silver Announces Agreement With Certain Convertible Note Holders - "Apex Silver Mines Limited, (AMEX:SIL - News) (the "Company") today announced that it has reached agreement with holders of approximately 43% of the Company's $290 million convertible subordinated notes on the principle terms of a plan of reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. As contemplated by the proposed plan of reorganization, if the class of convertible subordinated note holders accepts the plan, senior creditors under the Company's guarantees of the San Cristóbal mine's project financing facility will waive and release their senior claims and holders of convertible subordinated notes will receive a pro rata share of approximately $45 million in cash plus common stock of the reorganized Company." More
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Gammon Gold Reports Best Ever Quarter for Gold & Silver Production plus Best Ever Cash Cost Performance - "Gammon Gold Inc. ("Gammon") (TSX:GAM and NYSE:GRS): Subject to the year-end independent external audit and annual accounts finalization, Gammon is pleased to report a record operating quarter as highlighted below:" More
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Gammon Gold sees 2009 gold production up 20-33 pct - "Gammon Gold Inc (GAM.TO) expects its 2009 gold production to increase by as much as 33 percent, helped by a boost in processing at its Ocampo mine and productivity improvements, the Canadian gold and silver producer said on Monday." More
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Minera Andes announces remaining results from 2008 San Jose drilling - More
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Arehada Grants Three Months Extension to Related Party Loan - More
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Lounor drills 5.62 g/t au at Harker - More
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Murgor announces grant of stock options - More
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Bolivian miners protest firings but strike symbolic - "Bolivian miners belonging to the largest mining workers' federation joined in marches and other protests against job losses on Friday, but the promised 24-hour strike had no impact on production, a union leader said.

"It's not that there's a strike halting production, this is just a day of protest to demand that the government take an active role to avoid lay-offs and sanction insensitive business executives," Guido Mitma, the head of the Bolivian Federation of Mining Unions, told Reuters via telephone." More
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Denison Mines Corp. Satisfies Bank Production Covenant - More
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Ecometals Grants Stock Options - More
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Sprott molybdenum fund folds up on falling prices - More
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Kootenay Drilling Expands Mineralization at Promontorio; Large Stepout Encounters Mineralization to a Depth of 650 Meters - More
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HudBay to Suspend Operations at Its Chisel North Mine and Snow Lake Concentrator - More
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HudBay suspends Chisel North, Snow Lake operations - More
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RBC, BMO downgrade Goldcorp - "At least two brokerages downgraded miner Goldcorp Inc (GG.N)(G.TO) and two more cut their price targets on the stock, after the company gave 2009 production outlook below analyst expectations." More
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American Creek Reports Change To Board Of Directors - More
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HudBay Discovers New Gold Zone at Lalor - More
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Freewest and Rockport Intersect 8.24 g/t Gold Over 5.00 Metres in Deeper Drilling of East Zone at Clarence Stream, New Brunswick - More
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Augen Gold Announces Appointment of Special Committee to Consider Shareholders Meeting Requisition - More
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African Eagle limits ops to Tanzania nickel project - More
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Pele Mountain Advances Eco Ridge Mine Project - More
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Congo raises interest rates, seeks IMF help - "Congo, hit by a currency slide and falling demand for its minerals in a global downturn, will seek an emergency loan from the International Monetary Fund to halt a rapidly worsening financial crisis, the government said.

In a statement released late on Thursday, the mineral-rich but cash-strapped Democratic Republic of Congo said it had raised key interest rates to 40 percent from 28 percent to halt a slide in its Congolese franc currency." More
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New Gold Reduces Debt Position by C$50 Million - "New Gold Inc. ("New Gold") (TSX and AMEX - NGD) today announced that it has agreements with certain note holders that will reduce its debt position by $50 million through the buy back of a portion of its Senior Secured Notes with a face value totalling $50 million for consideration of $30 million." More
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Anglo American cut to underperform by Merrill Lynch - "Anglo American was cut to underperform from buy at Merrill Lynch, with the broker saying the metal group's earnings are under significant pressure. Anglo's dividends are at risk, though the risk of equity financing is low." More
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Pan American Silver Announces First Silver Poured at Manantial Espejo and Provides General Update - "Construction at Manantial Espejo, the Company's eighth silver mine is substantially complete and the mill start-up activities, which began in late November, are in full swing, including achievement of the first production of silver and gold dore. Open pit and underground mining continue and previously stockpiled ore is currently being fed into the processing circuit." More
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ROCA - MAX Mine Restarts Ahead of Schedule - More
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Correction to news release on updated Mount Klappan coal project feasibility study with lower Canadian dollar - More
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Polar Star-Completes Phase I Due Diligence Drilling at the Chepica Project - More
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Richmond Minerals Inc. and Fort Chimo Minerals Inc.: Exploration Update - More
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Alamos Gold Inc. Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Production and Provides 2009 Operating Forecast - More
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Gold Reserve Injunction Motion to Be Heard by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice on February 4, 2009 - "Gold Reserve Inc. (NYSE: GRZ - News) (TSX: GRZ - News) (“Gold Reserve” or the “Company”) today announced that a Judge of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has fixed Wednesday, February 4, 2009 as the hearing date for Gold Reserve’s injunction motion (the “Injunction”). The Injunction seeks, among other things: (a) to restrain Rusoro Mining Ltd. (TSX-V: RML - News) (“Rusoro”) from proceeding with Rusoro’s unsolicited offer of December 15, 2008 (the “Offer”) to acquire all of the outstanding shares and equity units of Gold Reserve; and (b) to compel Endeavour Financial International Corporation to return to Gold Reserve confidential information relating to Gold Reserve’s business." More
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Gold Reserve Injunction Motion to Be Heard by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice on February 4, 2009 - "Gold Reserve Inc. (NYSE: GRZ - News) (TSX: GRZ - News) (“Gold Reserve” or the “Company”) today announced that a Judge of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has fixed Wednesday, February 4, 2009 as the hearing date for Gold Reserve’s injunction motion (the “Injunction”). The Injunction seeks, among other things: (a) to restrain Rusoro Mining Ltd. (TSX-V: RML - News) (“Rusoro”) from proceeding with Rusoro’s unsolicited offer of December 15, 2008 (the “Offer”) to acquire all of the outstanding shares and equity units of Gold Reserve; and (b) to compel Endeavour Financial International Corporation to return to Gold Reserve confidential information relating to Gold Reserve’s business." More
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Wallbridge Mining Company to Continue Exploration at Pele Mountain's Sudbury Nickel Project - More
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Midway Gold Corp.: Options Granted - "Midway Gold Corp. (the "Midway") (CDNX:MDW.V - News)(AMEX:MDW - News) reports that pursuant to Midway's shareholder approved combined incentive and non-qualified stock option plan, the board of directors of Midway has granted incentive and non-qualified stock options on a total of 1,415,000 shares of Midway's common stock exercisable for up to five years at a price of $0.56 per share being the closing price of Midway's common shares on the day prior to grant. Some of the options are subject to vesting provisions and all of the options granted are subject to any applicable regulatory hold periods." More
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Latin American Minerals: Mechanical Trenching Reports 7 gpt Gold over 8.5 Metres at Paso Yobai, Paraguay - More
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Great Western Minerals Enters Agreement to Acquire Heavy Rare Earth Element Enriched Property in New Brunswick - More
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US mine deaths fall to 51, the lowest on record - "The number of miners killed on the job in the United States fell to 51 in 2008, the fewest number of deaths in nearly a century, according to data released by federal regulators Thursday.

The U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration reported that 29 of the deaths occurred in coal mines, down from 34 in 2007; and 22 were in copper, stone and other types of mines, down from 33 in 2007." More
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Houston Lake Mining Closes a $755,200 Private Placement - More
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Celtic Minerals Ltd. announces private placement - More
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HudBay Notified of Request for OSC Hearing and Review - More
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War Eagle Announces Appointment of Jeff W. Lantz as President and Chief Executive Officer - More
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Terra Ventures Completes 4,000-Metre Diamond Drilling Program at Lac Kachiwiss Uranium Property, Sept-Iles, Quebec - More
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Inspiration Intersects 0.674% Ni Over 24.44m or 80.18ft Containing 1.091% Ni Over 7.98m or 26.18ft (True Width) - More
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Oromin Explorations Ltd.: Argentina Santa Rosa Licence Transaction Execution and Exploration Work Program Approval - More
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Gold Hawk gets permit as works to reopen Peru mine - More
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First Metals Files Notice of Intention to Make a Proposal Under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act - More
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Victoria Gold Appoints John McConnell as Executive Vice President - More
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Orex Closes Flow-Through Private Placement for its Phase 2 Exploration Program at Goldboro - More
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Fortune Minerals updates Mount Klappan coal project feasibility study with lower Canadian dollar - More
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Record Gold Production of 195 500 ounces for 2008, 84% Higher than 2007 - More
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Uruguay Mineral Exploration 2009 Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call 13:00 UK time, Thursday, January 15, 2009 - More
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Mirasol Exploration Update for the Claudia Project and Start of Second Phase Reconnaissance Drilling - More
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Metals Creek Resources Corp. announces additional high grade copper assays on its Tillex Property and the acquisition of additional Betts Cove Property claims - More
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Shoreham Resources Ltd.: Annual General Meeting Held December 31, 2008 - More
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Shoreham Resources Ltd. Moves Offices to Langley, B.C., January 1, 2009 - More
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Rockcliff to Drill Jackfish Nickel Property at Snow Lake Project - More
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Midlands Minerals Arranges Financing of up to $500,000 - More
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Armistice Resources Corp. reports first in-fill drilling results - More
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Paladin Energy Ltd Files NI 43-101 Technical Report on Kayelekera Uranium Project - More
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High Desert Gold Corporation Announces Results of Its Substantial Issuer Bid - More
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IAMGOLD Expands Presence in West Africa and Announces Appointment of Senior Vice President, African Operations - "IAMGOLD Corporation ("IAMGOLD") (Toronto:IMG.TO - News)(NYSE:IAG - News)(BOTSWANA: IAMGOLD) is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian Chandler as Senior Vice President, African Operations. Brian will lead the expansion of IAMGOLD's presence on the African continent, in the role of Managing Director, IAMGOLD Africa." More
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MAG Silver Reports Discovery of New High Grade Encino Vein at Juanicipio - "MAG Silver Corp. (Toronto:MAG.TO - News)(AMEX:MVG - News) ("MAG") has been advised by the operator of the Juanicipio Joint Venture that a new high grade vein appears to have been discovered as a result of detailed drilling in the vicinity of the Valdecanas Vein." More
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President's Letter to Metalline Mining Company Shareholders - "The objective of this letter is to provide an update to our shareholders regarding the activity and progress during 2008 at Metalline's Sierra Mojada Project, Coahuila, Mexico. As previously announced the mining method has changed from an underground to an open pit method." More
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Goldcorp Achieves Record Quarterly Gold Production; Forecasts Five Year Gold Production Growth of 50% - "GOLDCORP INC. (Toronto:G.TO - News)(NYSE:GG - News) today announced record fourth quarter gold production of 692,000 ounces. Gold production for the 2008 year exceeded 2.3 million ounces, meeting previously issued guidance." More
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Silvercorp Metals Inc.: Drilling Intersects High-Grade Silver Mineralization in V2 and V6 Veins at the GC Silver-Lead-Zinc Project in Guangdong Province - "Silvercorp Metals Inc. (Toronto:SVM.TO - News) ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") is pleased to provide exploration results from its 95% owned GC silver-zinc-lead (Ag-Zn-Pb) project in Guangdong Province, Southern China. A total of 15 new mineralized veins have been discovered on the property and a Phase II 3,000-meter drill program to follow up on the success of the initial exploration program is planned for March 2009." More
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NovaGold Completes Disposition of Alexco Shareholding - "Alexco Resource Corp. (Toronto:AXR.TO - News)(AMEX:AXU - News) ("Alexco" or the "Company") reports it has been advised that NovaGold Resources Inc. (Toronto:NG.TO - News)(AMEX:NG - News) ("NovaGold") has reduced its shareholding in Alexco from approximately 16% to less than 2%. This reduction was accomplished by way of private sale transactions, with the shares acquired by multiple unrelated purchasers." More
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Goldcorp plans for 50 pct output jump over 5 yrs - "Goldcorp Inc (G.TO) (GG.N) said on Thursday that it has matched its 2008 gold production forecast and plans for a 50-percent jump in output over the next five years.

The company, which has operations in Canada and throughout Latin America, anticipates 2009 production of about 2.3 million ounces of gold at a cost of $365 to $400 per ounce." More
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Fusion Directors accept Paladin offer - More
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Kinross plots 32 pct jump in '09 gold output - "Kinross Gold Corp (K.TO) (KGC.N) said on Wednesday it plans to spend $460 million this year boosting production by 32 percent to as much as 2.5 million ounces.

Kinross also said it would record a goodwill impairment charge of $900 million to $1.2 billion for year-end 2008, related mostly to its acquisition of Bema in 2007. It had previously said it was assessing such a charge." More
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Kinross Provides Outlook for 2009 - "Kinross had a truly outstanding year in 2008. We delivered on our commitments with record production, the successful start-up of our three growth projects, and two major acquisitions. Kinross went against industry trends by growing our production and cash flow while our costs decreased over the year." More
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Dorato Amends Option Agreement - More
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Rocmec Closes Financings Totalling $350,000 - More
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Ecometals Announces Appointment of New CFO - More
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Conquest Raised $500,000 in Private Placement Financing - More
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Mr. Mike Kilbourne Appointed New President White Pine Resources Inc. - More
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2009 Outlook for Nevsun - "Nevsun Resources Ltd. (Toronto:NSU.TO - News)(AMEX:NSU - News) ("Nevsun") is pleased to provide its outlook for the Company for 2009. The Company holds the World Class Bisha Project in Eritrea, maintains a strong cash position, benefits from the continued support of the local Eritrea Government and, despite the "credit crunch", has assembled a reputable lending group to provide all necessary additional finance for the Bisha development. The Project is on schedule and on budget." More
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Claude Resources 2008 gold output rose 28 percent to 45,466 ounces - "Claude Resources Inc. (TSX:CRJ), a small gold miner based in Saskatchewan, said its 2008 gold production rose to 45,466 ounces, including 13,551 ounces in the fourth quarter and 25,513 ounces in the second half." More
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Equinox to defer Zambia uranium plant - More
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Kinti Mining Limited Encouraged by Radiometric Airborne Survey of Its Manyoni Uranium Prospect - More
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Ivanhoe Mines Ltd.: SouthGobi Energy Resources Receives Approval for the Start of Surface Coal Mining at the Mamahak Coal Project in East Kalimantan, Indonesia - "Peter Meredith, Chief Executive Officer of SouthGobi Energy Resources Ltd. (CDNX:SGQ.V - News), and Gene Wusaty, Chief Operating Officer, announced today that a Location Permit (ljen Lokasi) has been issued by the local government that allows the company to commence surface coal mining of the SW Deposit on the MCM concession at the Mamahak Coal Project in East Kalimantan, Indonesia." More
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Golden Peaks Resources Ltd. Announces $585,000 Financing - More
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Uranium Star Corp. Announces Results of Annual Meeting of Stockholders and Special Meeting of Board of Directors - More
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Canstar Resources Inc. Completes Drilling on CBS Project, Newfoundland; Mary March Hearing Update; New Website Launched - More
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ICS Abandons Mokambo Property - More
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Hassai Mine Tailings Begin Adding to La Mancha's Gold Resources - More
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Clifton Star's Exploration Continues to Yield Encouraging Results at Duparquet Township, Quebec Gold Projects: NI 43-101 Resource Calculations Under Preparation - More
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Western Troy Outlines Plans for 2009 - More
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Canarc Announces Improved Economic Outlook for New Polaris Gold Mine Project - More
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Providential Holdings Subsidiary PHI Mining Group Signs Agreement With Angkor Metal Corporation to Engage in Copper Mining in Cambodia - More
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First Quantum Minerals Reports 2008 Copper Production of 334,400 Tonnes - More
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MAX intercepts 8.20 g/t Gold over 0.3 m, 209.0 g/t Silver over 0.5 m at Indata - More
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Premier - Sutter releases additional high grade gold at Santa Teresa including 16.68 gpt (0.49 opt) across 3.1 metres - More
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Tiomin Resources Comments on 2009 Outlook & Strategy - More
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Trevali Produces Marketable High-Grade Silver-Lead-Zinc Concentrates From Santander Mine Project in Peru - More
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Mountain Lake Provides Year-End Corporate Update - More
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Katanga Confirms Proxy Cut-Off Time - More
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Champion Minerals Commences Diamond Drilling to Test New Combined Gravity-Magnetic Anomalies at Gullbridge and Powderhorn Properties in Buchans Mining Camp - More
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Crosshair & Target Agree to Combine to Create a Solid North American Uranium Asset Base - More
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UC Hub Group, Inc. Acquires Mining Assets From Tri-Star Holdings, Inc. - More
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Canasia Industries Corporation: Reed Lake Work Program Commences - More
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Endeavour Silver Drilling Extends High Grade Silver Mineralization in Alex Breccia Zone at Guanacevi Mines Project, Durango State, Mexico - "Endeavour Silver Corp. (Toronto:EDR.TO - News)(AMEX:EXK - News)(DBFrankfurt: EJD) announces that exploration drilling in late 2008 at the Guanacevi Mines project in Durango State, Mexico, was successful in extending high grade silver mineralization in the Alex Breccia mineralized zone for a total of 150 meters along strike and more than 200 meters vertically below the shallow historic mine workings." More
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Fortuna's In-Fill Drilling Results Continue to Confirm High-Grade Mineralization at San Jose Project, Mexico - "The 33,000 meter in-fill drill program was initiated in June of 2008 and is designed to convert a significant portion of the resources in the upper 250 meters of the deposit to the Indicated category. Initial drill results from the program have been previously announced in September, October and November of 2008 (see Fortuna news releases dated September 25, 2008, October 28, 2008 and November 27, 2008). The in-fill drill program is projected to be completed by mid-January 2009 and has been designed following recommendations by AMEC E&C Services Inc. indicating that a drill spacing of 31 meters will be required for classification of the resources to the Indicated category." More
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Orko Silver Provides 2008 Year End Summary - "Calendar Year 2008 represented a significant expansion of the Martha Vein with four diamond drills turning until October when the Company cut back to two drills in order to preserve working capital. All drills were idled in early December, with present plans to resume drilling early in 2009, subsequent to the issuance of the Company's upcoming sixth resource estimate being conducted by Mine Development Associates of Reno, Nevada (MDA), and incorporating their recommendations for ongoing drill testing." More
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Seabridge Gold Reports Final 2008 Drill Results From Sulphurets Zone - "Results of the final two drill holes from the 2008 program at the KSM project continue to confirm the extension of a higher grade breccia zone in the Sulphurets resource area. These two drill holes were added to the 2008 program after positive results on Seabridge's first drill hole into the target. These results are expected to expand the Sulphurets resource model down-dip and along strike to the north and west. " More
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Revett Receives Approval of Rock Creek Environmental Assessment - "Revett Minerals Inc. (RVM-TSX) ("Revett" or "the Company") 67% held subsidiary, Revett Silver Company, and its wholly owned subsidiary RC Resources Inc. is pleased to announce it has received notice from the Montana Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) that the draft Environmental Assessment (EA) covering final design modifications of the Rock Creek Project, located in Sanders County Montana, has been approved as final with several stipulations." More
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Victory Nickel Updates Minago Resource Estimate - More
- 01/06/09 | Item


NovaGold Announces Increase in Financing to US$75 Million - "NovaGold Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "NovaGold") (Toronto:NG.TO - News)(AMEX:NG - News) announced today that, further to its press release of January 2, 2009, the Company has increased its financing by the full $15 million bringing the total to US$75 million. NovaGold has entered into binding agreements with the additional institutional investors referred to in the Company's previous news release providing for the sale to such investors, on a private placement basis, of an aggregate of 11,538,461 Units for a purchase price of US$1.30 per Unit, for gross proceeds of US$15 million. Each Unit consists of one common share of NovaGold and one common share purchase warrant of NovaGold ("Warrant"). Each Warrant entitles the holder thereof to acquire one common share of NovaGold for an exercise price of US$1.50 prior to 5:00 p.m. (EST) on the fourth anniversary of the closing date." More
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SNS Silver Provides 2008 Summary Report and Proposes New Board Members - "SNS Silver Corporation ("SNS" or the "Company") (CDNX:SNS.V - News) provides a summary of the developments at the Crescent Mine during the 2008 year and is proposing a new slate of directors at the annual general meeting." More
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Northern Superior Discovers New Gold Showing, Gold-Bearing Ductile Shear Zones at Ti-pa-haa-kaa-ning Gold Project - More
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Bonaventure Intersects Additional Mineralization and Increases Size of Gold-Silver System at the New Pass Property (Nevada) - More
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Matamec Closes a Private Placement - More
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Colossus Minerals Inc. Announces the Commencement of Phase II Drilling and a Corporate Update - More
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Cardero Acquires Longnose Titanium Deposit, NE Minnesota, USA - More
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Etruscan announces repricing of warrants - More
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Moneta Completes Flow-Through Financing - More
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Denison Mines Corp. Announces $41.25 Million "Bought Deal" Financing - More
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Eurasian Minerals Inc. Signs Agreement for the Akarca, Elmali and Samli Projects in Turkey - More
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Trelawney Proposes Issuance of Shares in Lieu of Payments - More
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Melkior Resources Inc.: More Land Acquired and More Exploration at Timmins - More
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Golden Band Resources - Development update - More
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Drilling Extends Mineralization at Geoinformatics' Falcon Prospect - More
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GWR Arranges $470,000 Hard Dollar Private Placement - More
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Normabec Intersects 11.52 g/t Au Over 5 Metres and 9.13 g/t Au Over 11 Metres on Pitt Gold - More
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Two Private Placements Closed to Fund Romaine Iron-Titanium Project - More
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Luna Gold renegotiates Aurizona Goldfields share purchase agreement - More
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Inter-Citic Releases New Drill Hole Results From Dachang Gold Project - More
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Capital Gold Announces Record Gold Production Totals for December 2008 - More
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Advanced Explorations Inc. Intersects 66 Metres of 31.7% Iron - More
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Mineralogy to take up additional Waratah shares and prepares for compulsory acquisition - More
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American Bonanza Completes Sale of Taurus Property - More
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Hill Zone Drilling Continues to Yield Large Near-Surface Oxide Gold - Silver Mineralization Including 175 Feet Grading 0.034 Opt Au Equivalent - More
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Canada firm abandons Mozambique gold mine project - More
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US Gold Corporation-El Gallo: Two New High-Grade Areas Discovered - "US GOLD CORPORATION (Toronto:UXG.TO - News)(NYSE ALTERNEXT US: UXG)(Frankfurt:US8.F - News) announces more exciting results from its El Gallo project in Sinaloa, Mexico. High-grade mineralization has been encountered at four separate locations." More
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Gold Reserve Files Investor Presentation - "Gold Reserve Inc. (NYSE Alternext:GRZ) (TSX:GRZ - News) today announced that it has filed an investor presentation with Canadian securities regulatory authorities and the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), in connection with Rusoro Mining Ltd.’s (“Rusoro”) (TSX-V: RML.V - News) unsolicited offer to acquire Gold Reserve. The presentation will be available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com, on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov, and on Gold Reserve’s website at www.goldreserveinc.com." More
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Allied Nevada Announces Its First Gold Production - "Allied Nevada Gold Corp. (Toronto:ANV.TO - News)(NYSE ALTERNEXT US: ANV) announced its first production from its run-of-mine, heap leach property, the Hycroft Mine. Total production for December 2008 was approximately 1,000 ounces of gold and 3,000 ounces of silver which was a combination of dore and carbon. As dore is produced, it will be refined into gold and silver bullion which will then be sold in the normal course of business." More
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Eldorado Gold Corporation: Efemcukuru North Ore Shoot Drilling Continues to Grow Deposit - "Paul N. Wright, President and CEO of Eldorado Gold Corporation ("Eldorado" the "Company" or "we") (Toronto:ELD.TO - News)(AMEX:EGO - News), is pleased to announce results from our first 5 holes testing the North Ore Shoot (NOS) at the Efemcukuru Project in Western Turkey. The program is designed to test the lateral and down plunge extension of this poorly defined third ore shoot in the Efemcukuru system. Drilling is planned to continue throughout the first quarter 2009." More
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Yellow metal will soar above $1,000 per ounce, says mining chief - "The price of gold will go above $1,000 per ounce this year, according to Peter Hambro, chairman of Russian gold producer Peter Hambro Mining, writes William MacNamara." More
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Century Mining Reports Significant Private Purchase Of Century Shares By Insiders - More
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Mukuba Resources Limited Announces Exploration Update on Zambian Copper Projects and Corporate Developments - More
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Merger of Linear Gold Corp With Central Sun Mining Inc.-Conference Call/Webcast With Slideshow on Tuesday, January 6 at 2 P.M. Eastern - "Central Sun Mining Inc. ("Central Sun" or the "Company")(Toronto:CSM.TO - News)(Toronto:CSM-WT.TO - News)(NYSE ALTERNEXT US: SMC) and Linear Gold (Toronto:LRR.TO - News) Corp has scheduled a conference call for analysts and investors on Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at 2 p.m. (Eastern) to provide an update on the merger details." More
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Mr. George Bee Appointed New President & CEO of Andina Minerals - More
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Merger of Linear Gold Corp. With Central Sun Mining Inc.-Conference Call/Webcast With Slideshow on Tuesday, January 6 at 2 P.M. Eastern - "Central Sun Mining Inc. (TSX:CSM - News; TSX:CSM.WT - News; NYSE Alternext US:SMC) ("Central Sun" or the "Company") and Linear Gold Corp. (TSX:LRR - News) has scheduled a conference call for analysts and investors on Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at 2 p.m. (Eastern) to provide an update on the merger details." More
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Merger of Linear Gold Corp. With Central Sun Mining Inc.-Conference Call/Webcast With Slideshow on Tuesday, January 6 at 2 P.M. Eastern - More
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Strathmore Updates Gas Hills, Wyoming, Uranium Development Project - More
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Black Pearl Closes Private Placement - More
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Typhoon Closes Private Placement of CDN $103,000 - More
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Sacre-Coeur Completes Prioritization and Restructuring of Its Guyana Property Portfolio; 1,013 sq km in Five Regional Blocks Retained - More
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Executive Director of NKWE Platinum Speaks to Market Headquarters Analyst - More
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Duran Ventures Aguila Hole 14 Intersects 455.25 Metres of 0.879% Copper Equivalent Including 259.58 Metres of 1.066% Copper Equivalent - More
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Resource at La Mancha's Ity Mine Jumps 50% on Excellent Drill Results - More
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Goldcorp Declares First Monthly Dividend Payment for 2009 - "GOLDCORP INC. (Toronto:G.TO - News)(NYSE:GG - News) is pleased to declare its first monthly dividend payment for 2009 of $0.015 per share. Shareholders of record at the close of business on Thursday, January 15, 2009 will be entitled to receive payment of this dividend on Friday, January 23, 2009." More
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Premier launches major 2009 exploration plans - More
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Mercator Minerals Ships First Copper Concentrates at Its Mineral Park Mine - More
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Victory Completes Acquisition of Independent - More
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NQ Exploration Inc.: Departure of Vice President Exploration - More
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Delta Uranium Finds Twelve Uranium Anomalies in Kenora, Sampling Over 2000 ppm U3O8 - More
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EurOmax closes 485,000 financing - 2009 program at Kazandol commences - More
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Silverado Announces Results of Preliminary Feasibility Study on Workman's Bench Gold and Antimony Deposit at Nolan Creek - More
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Continental Nickel Intersects 15.96% Nickel and 1.33% Copper Over 2.45 Metres and 5.71% Nickel and 0.92% Copper Over 7.2 Metres at the Nachingwea Project - More
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UEX Reports N.I. 43-101 Compliant Mineral Resource Estimate for the Raven Deposit of 9.15 million pounds of U(3)O(8) in the Indicated category - More
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Rusoro Responds to Gold Reserve's Directors' Circular and Ongoing Defensive Tactics - "Rusoro Mining Ltd. (CDNX:RML.V - News) ("Rusoro" or the "Company") is pleased to confirm that, in spite of continued defensive tactics by Gold Reserve Inc. ("Gold Reserve"), Rusoro is committed to providing Gold Reserve shareholders the opportunity to consider Rusoro's bid for 100% of the shares of Gold Reserve (the "Bid") on its merits. The Bid was launched on December 15, 2008, it remains open, and Gold Reserve shareholders are free to tender their shares to the bid at any time prior to the Bid expiry time of midnight at the end of January 21, 2009." More
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Rusoro Responds to Gold Reserve's Directors' Circular and Ongoing Defensive Tactics - "Rusoro Mining Ltd. (CDNX:RML.V - News) ("Rusoro" or the "Company") is pleased to confirm that, in spite of continued defensive tactics by Gold Reserve Inc. ("Gold Reserve"), Rusoro is committed to providing Gold Reserve shareholders the opportunity to consider Rusoro's bid for 100% of the shares of Gold Reserve (the "Bid") on its merits. The Bid was launched on December 15, 2008, it remains open, and Gold Reserve shareholders are free to tender their shares to the bid at any time prior to the Bid expiry time of midnight at the end of January 21, 2009." More
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Silver Standard to Start Production at Pirquitas Argentine Mine - "Silver Standard Resources Inc. will begin production this year at its Pirquitas mine in Argentina, a regulatory agency said.

Silver Standard spent more than 800 million pesos ($231 million) to restart the mine in northwest Argentina, the Mining Secretariat said today in an e-mailed statement. The Vancouver- based company took over the site 20 years after it was abandoned." More
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Goldrich Closes on Private Placement of Preferred Stock - More
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Orezone Closes Private Placement, Updates Timing of Transaction with IAMGOLD - "Orezone Resources Inc. (Toronto:OZN.TO - News) (AMEX:OZN - News) announces that is has closed its previously announced financing whereby IAMGOLD Corporation (Toronto:IMG.TO - News) (NYSE:IAG - News) has purchased 71.4 million common shares of Orezone, on a private placement basis, at a price of Cdn$0.28 per share for total proceeds of approximately Cdn$20 million. IAMGOLD now holds approximately 16.6% of the outstanding common shares of Orezone. Orezone will use $10 million of the proceeds to continue development of the Essakane project and $10 million will be used to fund a new exploration company that will hold the non Essakane assets of Orezone and is being "spun out" to Orezone shareholders pursuant to the previously announced business combination between Orezone and IAMGOLD." More
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Azteca Gold Corp. Announces First Closing of Private Placement - More
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High River seeks cash to cover costs, pay debt - More
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Northern Gold Mining Inc. Kirana Project Update - More
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NovaGold strikes $60 mln financing deal - "NovaGold Resources Inc (NG.TO) said on Friday it has struck a $60 million private placement deal with Electrum Strategic Resources and will use the cash to repay debt and fund exploration and development.

The Canadian gold miner will issue 46 million units of one share and one warrant at $1.30 apiece to privately-held Electrum, which holds precious metals projects around the world." More
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WGI temporarily closes Emerald Creek Garnet mine - More
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High River Gold Provides Update on Operations, Financial Status, and Personnel Changes - More
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WGI announces winter closing of Emerald Creek Garnet mine - More
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Tiomin Resources Makes Changes to Board of Directors - More
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Blue Note announces acquisition of equity interest in Dynamite Resources - More
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Tanzanian Royalty Chairman Will Proceed With $375,000 7th Tranche of $3 Million Private Placement and Advance to the Company Another $375,000 - "Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation announces that Mr. Sinclair is proceeding with the 7th tranche of the private placement announced on August 10, 2006 whereby Mr. Sinclair agreed to purchase common shares of the Corporation representing an aggregate value of $3,000,000. Such shares are to be purchased in 8 quarterly tranches of $375,000 each, commencing February 1, 2007. The 7th tranche of the Placement will consist of 69,832 common shares of the Corporation having a purchase price of $5.37 per share for proceeds totaling $375,000. The purchase price reflects the greater of the 5-day weighted average trading price on the Toronto Stock Exchange of the Company's shares for the period ended December 18, 2008 of $4.815 and the closing price on December 18, 2008 of $5.37." More
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NovaGold Announces US$60 Million Financing With Electrum Strategic Resources - "NovaGold Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "NovaGold") (Toronto:NG.TO - News)(NYSE-A: NG) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Electrum Strategic Resources LLC ("Electrum") providing for the sale to Electrum on a private placement basis of 46,153,847 Units for a purchase price of US$1.30 per Unit, for aggregate gross proceeds of US$60 million. Each Unit consists of one common share of NovaGold and one common share purchase warrant of NovaGold ("Warrant"). Each Warrant entitles the holder thereof to acquire one common share of NovaGold for an exercise price of US$1.50 prior to 5:00 p.m. (Toronto) on the fourth anniversary of the closing date." More
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Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. Completes $2,000,000 Financing with the MineralFields Group - "Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. (Toronto:PZG.TO - News)(NYSE-A: PZG)(AMEX:PZG - News)(Frankfurt:P6G.F - News)is pleased to announce a private placement of CDN$2,000,000 through the sale of 3,636,363 units at $0.55 each to the MineralFields Group. Each flow through unit is comprised of one restricted common share and one share purchase warrant exercisable for a period of two years from closing at a price of $1.00 per share during the first year and $1.25 during the second year. First Canadian Securities received commission of 5% of the proceeds and warrants for acting as agent in the financing." More
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New Gold Places the Amapari Mine on Temporary Care and Maintenance - "We had hoped to mine and process oxide ores through the third quarter of 2009, but efforts to maintain recent improvements in production and costs with the increasing amounts of hard transition ore and waste in the Amapari pits have been unsuccessful. While significant resources remain at Amapari, the additional capital required to maintain economic production levels and the limited remaining oxide reserves justifies the decision to place the mine on care and maintenance." More
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