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Galaxy Resources Limited Announcement
PERTH, Australia, 9 April 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY) (Company) advises that the following announcement has been made to the Australian Securities Exchange which appears on the Company's platform (ASX):
B2Gold Corp. Reports Record Quarterly Total Gold Production of 262,632 Oz and Record Quarterly Gold Revenue of $380 M from its Mines for the First Quarter of 2020; Remains on Track to Meet Annual Guidance of 1,000,000 to 1,055,000 Oz of Total Gold Product
VANCOUVER, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - B2Gold Corp. (TSX: BTO, NYSE AMERICAN: BTG, NSX: B2G) ("B2Gold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce its gold production and gold revenue for the first quarter of 2020. All dollar figures are in United States dollars unless otherwise indicated.
Cyprium Metals Ltd (ASX:CYM) Annual General Meeting
Cyprium Metals Limited (ASX:CYM) wishes to advise that, in accordance with ASX Listing Rule 3.13.1, its next Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held at 11:00am (WST) on Thursday 28 May 2020.
Sayona Mining Ltd (ASX:SYA) Authier Approval Process on Track
Emerging lithium miner Sayona Mining Limited (ASX:SYA) (FRA:DML) (OTCMKTS:DMNXF) announced today it had received feedback from Quebec's Ministry of the Environment and the Fight against Climate Change (MELCC) concerning the environmental impact study (EIS) submitted for the Company's flagship Authier Lithium Project.
TransDigm Group Completes Successful Notes Offering
CLEVELAND, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TransDigm Group Incorporated ("TransDigm Group") (NYSE: TDG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, TransDigm Inc., has successfully completed the previously announced private offering of $1.1 billion aggregate principal amount of 8.00% Senior Secured Notes due 2025 (the "Notes").
Premier Announces that its US$205 M Offer to Acquire Centerra's Interest in Greenstone Gold Mines Partnership was not Accepted
THUNDER BAY, ON, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - PREMIER GOLD MINES LIMITED ("Premier", "the Company") (TSX:PG) (OTCPK: PIRGF) announces that Centerra has not accepted Premier's offer to acquire Centerra Gold Inc.'s ("Centerra") 50% interest in the Greenstone Gold Mines Partnership ("GGM") for total consideration of approximately US$205 Million.
Caterpillar Inc. Maintains Dividend
DEERFIELD, Ill., April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of one dollar and three cents ($1.03) per share of common stock, payable May 20, 2020, to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 20, 2020.
Local Business Shifts Manufacturing To Produce Face Shields To Support Unsung Heroes Of COVID-19 Pandemic
PORTLAND, Ore., April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- IDL, an experiential marketing and retail design agency in Portland, Oregon has temporarily shifted its manufacturing of retail displays to produce a unique two-piece face shield designed to assist the unsung heroes of COVID-19--retail-industry service workers at the front lines of essential businesses such as grocery, pharmacy and convenience stores, quick serve restaurants and delivery services.
Cerro de Pasco Resources Awaits Signal to Resume Activities
MONTRÉAL, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Cerro de Pasco Resources Inc. (CSE: CDPR) (OTCMKTS: GPPRF) (Frankfurt: N8HP) ("CDPR" or the "Company") is pleased to provide the following update.
Smart Mining Market to Garner $24.04 Bn, Globally, by 2027 at 13.0% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research
Improved effort toward safety & health of mineworkers, increase penetration of advanced technologies, and surge in demand for automation in mining equipment have boosted the growth of the global smart mining market
Wallbridge Exploration Activities Remain Suspended in response to COVID-19
TORONTO, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX:WM, FWB: WC7) ("Wallbridge" or the "Company") announced today that, in response to latest COVID-19 plans of the Governments of Ontario and Quebec, Wallbridge's exploration activities, originally expected to be suspended until April 15, 2020 will remain suspended until at least May 4, 2020 at its 100% owned Fenelon gold project located in the Abitibi greenstone belt, Québec, as well as its operations in Ontario. Limited care and maintenance operations aimed at protecting the facilities and environment continue. The Company is also withdrawing its full-year 2020 exploration drilling guidance of 100,000 to 120,000 metres to assess COVID-19's impact. Our drill contractors remain prepared to continue drilling with six surface drill rigs as soon as site activities can be resumed.
ZK International Group Co., Ltd. Provides Update on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and Pre-Announces Revenues for the First Half of Fiscal Year 2020
WENZHOU, China, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ZK International Group Co., Ltd. (ZKIN) ("ZK International" or the "Company"), a designer, engineer, manufacturer, and supplier of patented high-performance stainless steel and carbon steel pipe products primarily used for water and gas supplies, announced today an update regarding the impact of COVID-19 (the "coronavirus") on its operations.
ATS Automation Secures $60 Million EV Order Booking and Provides Global Operations Update
CAMBRIDGE, ON, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX: ATA) ("ATS" or the "Company") today announced it has received an Order Booking from a global automotive manufacturer for a fully automated battery assembly system for their North American manufacturing operations.
Arianne Phosphate Receives Final Report on its Truck Transport of Phosphate Concentrate
-improves trucking capacity and economies of scale
Moneta Provides Drill Program Update and Commencement of Preliminary Economic Assessment
APi Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Financial Results
NEW BRIGHTON, Minn., April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- APi Group Corporation (OTC:JJAQF; LSE:JTWO) ("APG" or the "Company"), today reported its financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2019.
Novelis Receives Last Clearance for Aleris Acquisition
ATLANTA, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Novelis Inc., the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced it has received the final clearance needed to complete its acquisition of Aleris Corporation, a global supplier of rolled aluminum products.
Dana Incorporated Announces Leadership Change for its Commercial Vehicle Drive and Motion Systems Business
MAUMEE, Ohio, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) today announced that Ryan Laskey has been named to lead the company's Commercial Vehicle Drive and Motion Systems business, succeeding Mark Wallace, who has announced that he has accepted a CEO position outside the company.
Avino Defers Annual Meeting of Shareholders Until August 27, 2020
VANCOUVER, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (ASM: TSX/NYSE American; FSE: GV6, "Avino" or "the Company") announces that after careful consideration and amid COVID-19 concerns, it has decided to defer its 2020 Annual Shareholders Meeting, which is normally held in May. The Company is currently exploring moving its meeting to an online platform and plans to hold the Annual Shareholders Meeting later in the year.
CONSOL Provides an Update on its Liability Management Efforts and Guidance
CANONSBURG, Pa., April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- During the first quarter of 2020, CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CEIX) took several steps to reduce its outstanding indebtedness, enhance liquidity and supplement access to capital.
YMP Toronto Launches 'Mining Cares', the Mining Industry's Response to the Global COVID-19 Crisis
TORONTO, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Young Mining Professionals Toronto ("YMP Toronto") is pleased to launch Mining Cares, a mining industry initiative designed to consolidate its participants to make a meaningful difference in the global fight against COVID-19.
GoldFund.io (CRYPTO:GFUN) Launches Digital Cryptocurrency Exchange for Trading Gold
GoldFund.io (CRYPTO:GFUN) has launched a digital cryptocurrency exchange to trade physical and digital gold.
Freudenberg strengthens future viability with strong investment in China
SHANGHAI, April 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Freudenberg, the global technology group, performed well in the 2019 financial year, in spite of the difficult economic and geopolitical market environment. At CNY 73.1 billion (or EUR9,467.8 million), sales in 2019 were at about the same level as in 2018 (EUR9,455.4 million). In Greater China, Freudenberg's sales grew by 1.6% to CNY 8.6 billion. Investment in the local market rose by a substantial 83% to CNY 547.7 million.
PJ Asset Management Urges Shareholders of TECO Electric and Machinery Co., Ltd. (1504 TT) to Support Proposal at the AGM on May 11, 2020
TAIPEI, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PJ Asset Management Company ("PJAM") today issued a letter urging all shareholders of TECO Electric and Machinery Co., Ltd. ("TECO" or "Company", 1504.TT) to support PJAM's proposal of a 10% capital reduction that would return cash to shareholders. This proposed resolution, included among the "Matters for Discussion" at TECO's upcoming AGM, follows a series of attempts to engage the Company and is aimed at right-sizing its overcapitalized balance sheet. PJAM and its subsidiary, Jaryuan Investment Co. Ltd., together make up TECO's single largest shareholder, holding more than 20% of its common stock.
Fosterville South Exploration to Commence Trading on TSX Venture Exchange
VANCOUVER, April 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Fosterville South Exploration Ltd. ("Fosterville South" or the "Company", FSX:TSX Venture) is pleased to announce its common shares will commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange on Tuesday, April 14(th), 2020 under the symbol "FSX".
Small Vermont Manufacturing Company Shifts Its Focus To Help Decontaminate Thousands Of N95 Masks And Other PPE
BARRE, Vt., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- iDRY Systems, the leader in vacuum drying technology, is retrofitting its drying technology to address the growing demand for sterilized N95 masks due to the recent shortage of products available to protect against exposure to coronavirus. Recent studies and reports show the growing need for reusing masks, and iDRY may be a solution for first responders, hospitals, and essential businesses.
Blackham Resources Ltd (ASX:BLK) High Grade Extensions to the Golden Age Underground Mine
Blackham Resources Limited (ASX:BLK) (FRA:NZ3) (OTCMKTS:BKHRF) is pleased to report high-grade results from reserve extensional drilling at the Golden Age high-grade underground mine. Golden Age is a high-grade narrow-vein quartz reef deposit that provides supplementary high-grade mill feed along with baseload feed from the Company's open pit mines.
Fission Announces the Closing of a US$10 million Credit Facility with Sprott


Equinox Gold Annual General Meeting and Corporate Update
VANCOUVER, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Equinox Gold Corp. (TSX: EQX, NYSE American: EQX) ("Equinox Gold" or the "Company") will hold its annual general meeting ("AGM") of shareholders on Friday, May 15, 2020 commencing at 1:30 pm Vancouver time. This year, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Equinox Gold will hold its AGM in a virtual format via live audiocast.
BSI expands its global testing lab presence through partnership with QAI Laboratories
HERNDON, Va., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BSI, the business improvement company, today announced an exclusive partnership with QAI, an independent third-party testing and inspection organization, to become its first IECEE certified testing lab in the Americas. The move helps to meet the growing demand of BSI's clients in the Americas, facilitating a local lab presence that will equate to ease of use for product testing and certifications, resulting in immediate benefits for each company's clients from the extended service offerings and localized support.
Kemin Industries Announces $1 Million in Bonuses for Essential Employees During COVID-19 Pandemic
DES MOINES, Iowa, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services, has launched a $1 million bonus program to express gratitude to its employees required to work on-site at Kemin facilities during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
GKN Powder Metallurgy Business FORECAST 3D Launches Face Shields, Stopgap Masks, Nasal Swabs, and Other Critical PPE Products to Battle COVID-19
CARLSBAD, California, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- FORECAST 3D, a GKN Powder Metallurgy company, today announced its production of readily-available protective equipment and testing supplies to aid in the fight against COVID-19. These parts fall under the CISA guidelines for manufacturing and are ready to print and ship immediately for critical applications.
Farm Equipment Rental Market Worth $66.4 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™
CHICAGO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Farm Equipment Rental Market by Equipment Type (Tractors, Harvesters, Sprayers, Balers & Other Equipment Types), Power Output (<30HP, 31-70HP, 71-130HP, 131-250HP, >250HP), Drive (Two-wheel Drive and Four-wheel Drive), Region - Global Forecast to 2025", published by MarketsandMarkets™, the global Farm Equipment Rental Market is estimated to be valued at USD 46.8 billion in 2020 and is projected to reach a value of USD 66.4 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 7.3% during the forecast period. Factors such as the increase in demand for food security by the growing population, shortage of skilled labor, and increase in mechanization in developing countries are projected to drive the growth of the farm equipment rental market.
Subsea Buoyancy Market Size to Reach US$ 359.6 Million in 2025, Says Stratview Research
DETROIT, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Stratview Research announces the launch of a new research report on Subsea Buoyancy Market by End-Use Industry Type (Oil & Gas, Drilling & Mining, Oceanography, Technology, Renewable Energy, and Others), by Function Type (Buckle Mitigation & Tension Reduction, Support Arch & Uplift, Mooring, and Others), by Application Type (SURF, Drill Riser, Mooring System, ROV/AUV, Installation, and Others), by Material Type (Synthetic Foam, Polyurethane, and Others), and by Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, The Middle East & Africa, and Latin America), Trend, Forecast, Competitive Analysis, and Growth Opportunity: 2020-2025.
Franco-Nevada Provides Portfolio and Corporate Updates
TORONTO, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Franco-Nevada supports measures to address the COVID-19 pandemic and it is now into its fourth week of having its employees work remotely. There are no known cases in the Company. Franco-Nevada has a very small organization and the transition to working remotely is working well. The business development team has also developed work-arounds for various due diligence processes. Franco-Nevada is also closely monitoring the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its portfolio of assets.
New Dimension Completes Earn-In on Savant Lake Gold Project
VANCOUVER, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - New Dimension Resources Ltd. (TSXV: NDR) (the "Company", or "New Dimension") is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed its earn-in to a 100% interest in the Savant Lake high-grade gold project in northwestern Ontario.
U.S. Gold Corp. Announces April Investor Webinar Schedule
ELKO, Nevada, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Gold Corp. (NASDAQ: USAU) today is pleased to announce that it will hold electronic investor update webinars throughout April hosted by CEORoadshow. Mr. Edward Karr, President & CEO will update attendees and USAU shareholders on the outlook for the Company and will be available for questions after the initial presentation.
GoGold Reports 600,697 Silver Equivalent Ounce Record Setting Quarterly Production at Parral
Shares Outstanding: 222,106,496
Trading Symbols: TSX: GGD
Mako Mining Further Expands its Mineral Concessions in Nicaragua
Monetary Metals Leases Gold to Brite Metals
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Monetary Metals® announced today that it has leased gold to UK-based Brite Metals. The lease enables Brite Metals to buy gold from Latin American gold miners, and sell it to European refiners.
Sandvik's Board of Directors Withdraws its Dividend Proposal
STOCKHOLM, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Sandvik has decided to withdraw the previous dividend proposal and instead propose that the Annual General Meeting on 28 April resolve that no dividend will be paid.
Mistango Closes Teck-Kirkland Property Acquisition, Adjacent to Kirkland Lake Gold's Macassa Mine
TORONTO, April 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Mistango River Resources Inc. (MIS:CSE, "Mistango" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed on its 100% acquisition of the Teck-Kirkland Property from Hinterland Metals ("Hinterland"), previously announced on March 26, 2020.
Asanko Gold - Notice of Change of Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders
VANCOUVER, April 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Asanko Gold Inc. ("Asanko" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE American: AKG) announces it will now hold its previously announced Annual General and Special Meeting of shareholders ("AGSM") on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. (PDT), in a virtual only format whereby shareholders may attend and participate in the AGSM via live audio webcast.
Iskraemeco Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Expanding Rapidly in the Global Market by Employing solid multi-tiered Growth Strategies
Unique strategies, updates to the operating environment, and internal changes have enabled Iskraemeco to grow faster than the industry average
E3 Metals completes DTC eligibility for trading shares in the United States