Volume 103 Number 8 April 17 – 30, 2017

TSX gains, April 3-7

Canada’s benchmark index touched a six-week high, as gold prices rose on the back of geopolitical developments. The S&P/TSX Composite Index edged up 0.7% to 15,667.13. The S&P/TSX Global Mining…

Drilling at the Filo del Sol project in Chile's Atacama region. Credit: Filo Mining.

Filo Mining advances 
Filo del Sol copper-gold project

VANCOUVER — Filo Mining (TSXV: FIL) was spun out of Lukas Lundin’s NGEx Resources (TSX: NGQ; US-OTC: NGQRF) in mid-2016 to highlight the Filo del Sol copper-gold property that straddles the Chile-Argentia border, 140…

Project geologist Cole Godrey (far right) and Daewoo representatives examine core at the Kwanika copper-gold project, 250 km east of Smithers, British Columbia. Credit: Serengeti Resources.

Serengeti sees potential underground at Kwanika

VANCOUVER — Underground and open-pit mining at Serengeti Resources’ (TSXV: SIR) Kwanika copper-gold property, 250 km east of Smithers, B.C., could boost the project’s economics, according to the company’s new…

Mining activity at Barrick Gold's Veladero gold mine in Argentina. Credit: Barrick Gold

Barrick sells half of Veladero for $960M

Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX) is selling half of its Veladero gold mine in Argentina to Shandong Gold Group for US$960 million, as part of a strategic cooperation agreement…

Two drill rigs at the Ayawilca zinc property 300 km east of Lima, Peru. Credit: Tinka Resources.

Tinka surges on zinc discovery in Peru

VANCOUVER — Explorer Tinka Resources (TSXV: TK) has made a high-grade discovery at its Ayawilca zinc-silver property, 300 km east of Lima, Peru, in what it calls the “best adjacent mineralized…

Drillers underground in the Martel zone at Imperial Metals' Mount Polley copper-gold mine in south-central British Columbia. Credit: Imperial Metals

TNM Data Miner: Top-five global copper intercepts in March

Using the IntelligenceMine database of our sister company Infomine, The Northern Miner compiled five projects with the top copper intersections (grade multiplied by width) globally in March 2017, as reported publicly. XANADU MINES 1….

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