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John Robins, Executive Chairman, Bluestone Resources Inc. (TSXV:BSR): Discusses Exploration and Development of their High-Grade Gold & Geothermal Projects
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Bluestone Resources Inc. (TSXV:BSR) is a mineral exploration and development company focused on advancing its 100% owned Cerro Blanco Gold and Mita Geothermal projects, located in Guatemala. The Cerro Blanco Gold project Preliminary Economic Assessment indicates a robust project, with an expected nine-year mine life, producing 952,000 ounces of gold and 3,141,000 ounces of silver. We learned from John Robins, who is executive chairman of Bluestone Resources, that Cerro Blanco is one of the highest grade undeveloped, fully permitted gold projects in the world, and it had almost a quarter of a billion dollars invested in it by Goldcorp, in terms of infrastructure and exploration work. The Mita Geothermal project is a renewable energy asset that has a 50 year license to build and operate a 50 megawatt geothermal plant. According to Mr. Robins, in the next month or so, they are going to start a very steady flow of news from their drilling and they will be making a production decision within 12 months from now.
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Cartier Resources Inc. (TSX-V: ECR): Focused on Their Past-Producing Chimo Mine Project in the Prolific Abitibi Gold Belt in Quebec, Interview with Philippe Cloutier, President & CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Cartier Resources Inc. (TSX-V: ECR) is an exploration company, focused on discovery in the prolific Abitibi Gold Belt in Quebec. We learned from Mr. Philippe Cloutier, Director, President & Chief Executive Officer of Cartier Resources Inc. that they are focused on their flagship past-producing Chimo Mine Project, using 4 diamond drill rigs for their exploration campaign. They now have a solid treasury of over 16 million dollars. Near term plans include focusing on the Chimo Mine Project for the greater part of the year, with the aim of generating a new resource estimate. Towards the end of the year, they will add some spice to the program by drilling another advanced project, the Wilson Project. With the strong cash position, dynamic aggressive drilling on the Chimo Mine asset, and the right team, they have set themselves up to produce strong, robust, frequent news releases throughout 2018.
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Mining for Miracles: Fundraising Campaign for BC Children’s Hospital Foundation
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Mining for Miracles is the BC mining community’s longstanding fundraising campaign in support of the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. Every year volunteers from the mining community work together through Mining for Miracles to help improve the quality of health care for children in British Columbia. Through its support of the construction of facilities and acquisition of specialized medical equipment at the hospital, Mining for Miracles is helping to keep BC Children's Hospital at the forefront of pediatric care excellence. Since 1988, Mining for Miracles has raised more than $28 million in areas of critical need at the BC Children’s Hospital.
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Contact Gold Corp. (TSXV: C): Advanced District Scale Gold Exploration on the Carlin Trend Nevada, Interview with Matthew Lennox-King, President and CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Contact Gold Corp. (TSXV: C) is a gold exploration company, focused on leveraging its properties, people, technology and capital to produce district scale gold discoveries in Nevada. Contact Gold’s extensive land holdings are on the prolific Carlin, Independence and Northern Nevada Rift gold trends, which host numerous gold deposits and mines. Contact Gold’s land position comprises 28,082 hectares (281 square kilometres) of target-rich mineral tenure, hosting numerous known gold occurrences, ranging from early- to advanced-exploration and resource definition stage. We learned from Matthew Lennox-King, President and CEO of Contact Gold, that they have three advanced exploration projects on the southern Carlin Trend: Pony Creek, North Star, and Dixie Flats, and they sit immediately to the east and to the south of Gold Standard Ventures' Railroad-Pinion Project. Contact Gold's major shareholders are Waterton Global Resource Management out of Toronto, a large mining-focused private equity fund, and Goldcorp, who owns 15% of the company. According to Mr. Lennox-King, 2018 is going to be very good year for gold, and Contact Gold is poised for a year of discovery.
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Perseus Mining Ltd. (ASX/TSX: PRU): Producing about 200,000 Ounces of Gold per Year, Path to Produce 500,000 Ounces, Interview with Jeff Quartermaine, Managing Director and CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Perseus Mining Limited (ASX/TSX: PRU) is a strong, diversified West African-focused gold production, development and exploration company. With a solid project portfolio, Perseus is implementing a growth strategy designed to transform the company into a 500,000-ounce per year gold producer, with three operating mines in West Africa by 2020. We learned from Jeff Quartermaine, Managing Director and CEO of Perseus Mining, that today they have one operating mine and two projects in the development phase with a second mine coming on stream very early in 2018.
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CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX-V: CVV; OTCQB: CVVUF; Frankfurt: DH7N): New Important Uranium Discovery with Cameco, interview with Peter Dasler, President, CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX-V: CVV; OTCQB: CVVUF; Frankfurt: DH7N) is a project generator that holds interests in approximately 152,000 hectares (375,000 acres), in Canada's Athabasca Basin region, famous for its large, high-grade uranium resources. While advancing the West McArthur and Cree East uranium projects, CanAlaska's primary focus is on uranium. We learned from Peter Dasler, who is President, CEO, and Director of CanAlaska Uranium, that they have had a lot of assistance from Asian industry giants like Mitsubishi and four large Korean corporations. Plans for 2018 include facilitating everything for Cameco to continue exploration drilling on their West McArthur project that shows signs of a very large deposit. To complement their uranium story, CanAlaska acquired a large amount of land in the Thompson Nickel Belt for high-grade sulfide nickel. According to Mr. Dasler, their board is very strong, many good political connections and strong strategic partners.
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International Lithium Corp. ([TSXV: ILC] (OTCPK:ILHMF): CEO Kirill Klip Talks with Dr. Allen M. Alper
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Mr. Klip shares his views on lithium supply and demand, as well as his thoughts on the lithium sector as a whole. Mr Klip gives an update on International Lithium as well as his 5 year outlook for the company. International Lithium’s primary focus is their stake in the Mariana lithium-potash brine project in Argentina, partnered with Chinese giant Ganfeng Lithium. On January 8, 2018, International Lithium announced that International Lithium and Ganfeng Lithium approved a $17M Budget for Mariana JV, Argentina. “At this week’s Detroit auto show, Ford’s president of global markets Jim Farley presented the carmaker’s plan of shelling out $11 billion to introduce 40 EVs to the market by 2022. This is more than twice the $4.5 billion the company said in 2015 it would use to invest in the EV market through the end of the decade,” as per Bloomberg.
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White Rock Minerals (ASX: WRM): Advancing their zinc VMS Red Mountain project in Alaska and Mt Carrington Gold Silver Project in Australia, Interview with Matthew Gill, Managing Director and CEO. Booth 1003 VRIC
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


White Rock Minerals (ASX: WRM) is an Australian minerals exploration and development company, with projects located in central Alaska and eastern Australia. Their main focus in 2018 will be in Alaska at their globally-significant, advanced zinc-silver-gold VMS Red Mountain project in Alaska, with high grade zinc and silver in two deposits already discovered. We learned from Matthew Gill, Managing Director and CEO of White Rock Minerals, they are ready to proceed with a comprehensive exploration campaign in Alaska in 2018.White Rock’s Australian asset is the Mt Carrington gold-silver project in northern NSW. In Australia, the results of the pre-feasibility study for the gold stage of Mt. Carrington were released, highlighting a maiden JORC 2012 Reserve of 160 thousand ounces of gold with solid cash flow and positive financial metrics. Mr. Gill believes that with exposure to gold, silver and zinc in two safe mining jurisdictions of Australia and North America, White Rock Minerals is a diversified company with a huge potential for value-add.
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LiCo Energy Metals (TSX-V: LIC, OTCQB: WCTXF): Well-Positioned to Supply Cobalt and Lithium for Li-Ion Batteries, Interview with Tim Fernback, President and CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


LiCo Energy Metals (TSX-V: LIC, OTCQB: WCTXF) is a grassroots Canadian company that conducts exploration for lithium and cobalt metals used in the production of lithium-ion batteries. LiCo Energy Metals has four ongoing projects in mining-friendly jurisdictions within Canada, United States, and Chile. We learned from Tim Fernback, President and CEO of LiCo Energy Metals, that their properties are strategically located in some of the best areas where the presence of lithium and cobalt has been found historically. LiCo happens to be one of the four companies, in the Atacama Desert in Chile that holds close to 50% of the world's lithium reserves.
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Canada Rare Earth Corp. (TSX.V: LL): Developing an Integrated Global Rare Earth Business, Interview with Tracy A. Moore, CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Canada Rare Earth Corp. (TSX.V: LL) is developing a vertically and horizontally integrated business, within the global rare earth industry. The company is building a rare earth supply chain by connecting mining operations to rare earth enhancement and separation processes and to major international customers. We learned from Tracy A. Moore, CEO of Canada Rare Earth, that their goal is to provide a dependable and transparent source of rare earths for 200 major international companies who, are currently dependent on one dominant supplier.
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Revival Gold Inc. (TSXV: RVG): Proven Gold Team, Orion Backing, Brownfield Exploration and Development in the Second Largest Gold Producing Region in the World, Hugh Argo, President & CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Revival Gold Inc. (TSXV: RVG) is a growth focused gold exploration and development company. The company has executed an agreement whereby it may acquire a 100% interest in Meridian Beartrack Co., owner of the Beartrack Gold Project located in Lemhi County, Idaho. Revival also owns a 100% interest in the neighboring Arnett Creek Gold Project. In addition, Revival Gold holds a 51% interest in the Diamond Mountain Phosphate Project located in Uintah County, Utah. We learned from Hugh Argo, President, CEO, and Chairman of Revival Gold, that the work at Beartrack is in full swing with two rigs currently drilling, pursing oxide resource at surface and high grade targets at depth. He expects to have initial exploration results towards the end of this year. Plans for 2018 include more drilling at Beartrack and Arnett Creek. According to Mr. Argo, Revival Gold sees itself in a bull market for gold developing, so it's an exciting time to be in gold.
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Endurance Gold Corporation (TSX.V: EDG): A Successful North American Gold Exploration, Project Generator and Royalty Company, Robert Boyd, President, CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


Endurance Gold Corporation (TSX.V: EDG) is a precious metals exploration and development company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of highly prospective North American mineral properties, with the potential to develop world-class deposits. We learned from Robert Boyd, President, CEO, and Director of Endurance Gold, with over 38 years of exploration experience, that they are a project generator type company that has recently generated and sold two early stage exploration opportunities. Currently, the company is focused on its exploration project in Alaska called the Elephant Mountain Project that has potential for both a large tonnage low grade gold system and for a higher grade system with geological comparisons to Kinross’ Fort Knox Mine and Victoria Gold’s Eagle Deposit, Yukon. Plans for 2018 include a drill program to test at least four of six prioritized drill targets, with a goal of advancing through the discovery stage. According to Mr. Boyd, the company's expertise is discovering new camps through research and field work, acquisition of 100% ownership, and advancing these projects through to discovery stage.
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Leading Edge Materials Corp. (TSXV: LEM, OTCQB: LEMIF): Mining and Producing Materials for the Lithium-Ion Battery Sector, Interview with Blair Way, CEO and President
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


Leading Edge Materials Corp. (TSXV:LEM, OTCQB: LEMIF) was formed in August 2016 via the merger of Tasman Metals Ltd. with Flinders Resources Ltd. We learned from Blair Way, who is CEO and President of Leading Edge Materials, that they have been progressing their flagship property called the Woxna Graphite facility, which is a fully-permitted and constructed graphite production facility. LEM uses the graphite product and tailors it to meet the needs of the lithium ion battery sector. In addition to that, LEM has lithium and rare earth assets in Sweden. With the focus on the green energy markets of Europe, and, with assets in innovation-rich Scandinavia, the company is ideally placed to play a pivotal role in the sustainable supply of critical technology materials.
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Hecla Mining Company (NYSE: HL): A Leading Low-Cost U.S. silver Producer and a Growing Gold Producer, Interview with Mike Westerlund, VP- Investor Relations
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


Hecla Mining Company (NYSE: HL) is a leading low-cost U.S. silver producer with operating mines in Alaska, Idaho and Mexico and is a growing gold producer, with an operating mine in Quebec, Canada. We learned from Mike Westerlund, VP of Hecla Mining, that the big difference in Hecla and a lot of other companies is its strategy of acquiring long-lived, low-cost mines, in which it can invest to improve productivity and safety. Also of note, are the high grades of their silver mines, which allows them to generate positive cash flow in most market environments. From a gold perspective, they have doubled the through-put of their gold mine in Quebec, since they acquired it in 2013. They expect the second half of this year to improve operations considerably with higher grade. Another aspect that differentiates Hecla from a lot of companies is their focus on innovation, which is part of its strategy of investing in innovative mining techniques in their operations now.
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Lepidico Ltd (ASX: LPD): Focused on Becoming a Fully Integrated Lithium Business from Mine through the Value Chain to Lithium Carbonate Production, Joe Walsh, Managing Director
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


Lepidico Ltd (ASX: LPD) is focused on exploration, development and production of lithium. Lepidico owns the technology to the L-Max® Process that has successfully produced lithium carbonate from non-conventional sources, specifically lithium-rich mica minerals including lepidolite and zinnwaldite. Recently a major capital raising has been taking place that includes a placement to Galaxy Resources Ltd, an A$1.5 billion capitalized lithium producer. We learned from "Joe" Walsh, Managing Director of Lepidico, that they have a strategic objective to become a fully integrated lithium business from mine through the value chain to lithium carbonate production by the end of this decade. What differentiates Lepidico from its lithium peers is the fact that they are looking to develop lithium mica deposits, which is a relatively uncontested space.
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Pelangio Exploration Inc. (PX: TSX-V; OTC PINK: PGXPF): Interview with Ingrid Hibbard, President and CEO, Track Record of Discovery & Value PDAC Booth 2237
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Pelangio Exploration Inc. (PX:TSX-V; OTC PINK:PGXPF) is a junior gold exploration company that successfully acquires and explores camp-sized land packages in world-class gold belts. Pelangio primarily operates in Ghana, West Africa, an English-speaking, common law jurisdiction that is consistently ranked amongst the most favorable mining jurisdictions in Africa. Pelangio is exploring three 100%-owned camp-sized properties: the 100 km2 Manfo Property, the site of seven recent near-surface gold discoveries, the 264 km2 Obuasi Property, located 4 km on strike and adjacent to AngloGold Ashanti’s prolific, high-grade Obuasi Mine and the early-stage 159 km2 Akroma Properties, which includes the Dormaa and Wamfie concessions. We learned from Ingrid Hibbard, who is President and CEO of Pelangio Exploration, that they recognize the real and significant opportunities that exist in the cyclical nature of the gold industry, by acquiring properties at the bottom of the cycle and then capitalizing during the rising markets, as they did with the Detour Gold project, one of the largest gold mines in North America. According to Mrs. Hibbard, if one wants to play the gold game, it is all about having the right people, the right properties, and the right timing.
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Golden Share Resources Corporation (TSXV: GSH): Focus Vanadium Based Energy Storage, Interview with Nick Zeng, Chairman, President and CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Golden Share Resources Corporation (TSXV: GSH) is a junior natural resource company, focusing on mineral exploration in the Province of Ontario, Canada, a mineral rich and politically stable jurisdiction. We learned from Nick Zeng, Chairman, President and CEO of Golden Share Resources, that their focus is currently on continuing cooperating with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) to reduce the cost of the vanadium flow battery, through reducing the cost of the vanadium electrolyte. This will make the Vanadium Redox Flow Battery (VRFB) more competitive, compared to the lithium battery in utility-scale electricity storage applications. We also learned from Mr. Zeng, that Golden Share's other focus is on engaging Chinese companies to help build a railroad to the Canadian far-north, to develop the Ring of Fire region and do regional exploration along the railway corridor.
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Tarku Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE: TKU): A Quebec-Focused Accomplished Project Generator, Interview with Julien Davy, President
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Tarku Resources Ltd (TSX VENTURE:TKU) is a Canadian exploration company focused on generating sustainable projects for precious and base metals by conducting exploration in areas with strong geologic potential and high levels of social acceptability. Tarku holds a 100% interest in all its projects and has an option to acquire a 50% interest in the SOQUEM project. We learned from Julien Davy, President of Tarku Resources, that they are a Quebec-focused project generator, with a plan to build a portfolio of serval outstanding projects in the Northern part of the Abitibi. In 2018, Tarku plans to work on three different projects starting exploration drilling at the end of January. The company is tightly-held and has a really experienced board with both financial and technical expertise.
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Core Exploration Ltd (ASX: CXO): Developing Lithium and Diversified Metals Projects in World Class Mining Jurisdictions, Interview with Stephen Biggins, Managing Director
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Core Exploration Ltd (ASX: CXO) is developing lithium and diversified metals projects in world class mining jurisdictions. Core offers a strategically acquired investment opportunity in Australia’s newest lithium province in the Northern Territory. We learned from Stephen Biggins, Managing Director of Core Exploration, that they are developing one of Australia's highest-grade lithium deposits, near Darwin in the Northern Territory, called Finniss Lithium Project. It has one of the best, if not the best, logistics and transport chains to China of any Australian lithium project. Core has recently signed a binding Offtake Agreement and a $20 Million Pre-Payment Agreement with one of China’s largest lithium producers, and Core has also secured an agreement with Darwin Port. Plans for 2018 include drilling program to update resource in parallel with the site development targeting first production of lithium spodumene in 2019. According to Mr. Biggins, in addition to Finniss, Core Exploration has some high-quality copper and zinc exploration projects in South Australia and in the Northern Territory, but their focus currently is entirely on developing their lithium projects.
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Rob McEwen Chairman and Chief Owner of McEwen Mining Inc. (NYSE: MUX) (TSX: MUX) Interview with Dr. Allen Alper
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Rob McEwen, Chairman and Chief Owner of McEwen Mining Inc., is the founder and former Chairman and CEO of Goldcorp Inc., which is one of the largest gold producers in the world. During the last thirteen years, when Mr. McEwen was Goldcorp's CEO, the company’s market capitalization grew from $50 million to over $8 billion and its share price grew at a compounded annual rate of 31%. Mr. McEwen was awarded the Order of Canada in 2007 and the Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee Award in 2013. He holds an Honorary Doctor of Laws and an MBA from York University and a BA from the University of Western Ontario. Also, he received the 2001 PDAC Developer of the Year Award and was inducted into The Canadian Mining Hall of Fame in 2017. Rob and his wife, Cheryl, have donated more than $60 million to encourage excellence and innovation in healthcare and education.
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Aston Bay Holdings Ltd. (TSX.V: BAY): Exploring of Large, High-Grade, Copper and Zinc Deposits in Nunavut, Interview with Tom Ullrich, CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Aston Bay Holdings Ltd. (TSX.V: BAY) is exploring for large, high-grade, sediment-hosted copper and zinc deposits in Nunavut, a mining-friendly Canadian jurisdiction. Aston Bay is 100% owner of the 1,024,345-acres (414,537-hectares) Aston Bay Property, located on western Somerset Island, Nunavut, which neighbors Teck’s profitable past-producing Polaris Mine just 200km to the north. The Aston Bay property hosts the Storm Copper Project and the Seal Zinc Prospect, with historical drilling confirming the presence of sediment-hosted copper and zinc mineralization. We learned from Tom Ullrich, CEO of Aston Bay Holdings, that with some very strong institutional shareholders, the company is cash positive, with about $1.3 million in cash right now. Plans for 2018 include analyzing the results of the airborne gravity grid geometry survey, completed last summer, and developing exploration targets, based on these results. According to Mr. Ullrich, Aston Bay property has real potential for discovery of some significant deposits at depth.
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Compass Gold Corp. (TSX-V:CVB): Exploring a Very Large Gold-Rich Region of Mali, Interview with Larry Phillips, President and CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


We learned from Larry Phillips, President and CEO of Compass Gold Corp. (TSX-V:CVB) that they are essentially a relaunched company on the Toronto stock exchange. Through the recent acquisition of Mali Gold Exploration Pty Ltd (MGE) and its Malian subsidiaries, Compass Gold holds five gold exploration permits, located in three sites in southern Mali with a combined land holding of 1,179 km that comprise the Sikasso Property. The Sikasso Property is located in the same region as several other multi‐million ounce gold projects, including Morila, Syama, Kalana and Kodieran. The company's exploration program began on the first of December and will run through the coming year, involving a budget of about 4.5 million dollars. Mr. Phillips is quite excited about the 35 drill targets, identified by the pre-existing work. According to Mr. Phillips, Mali is the third largest gold producer in Africa and the fastest growing gold producer on the continent.
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Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. (TSXV: KBLT; FSE: 27O): Physical Cobalt Material, Streams and Royalties and Mineral Properties, Interview with Anthony Milewski, Chairman
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. (TSXV: KBLT; FSE: 27O) is a minerals company that offers pure-play exposure to cobalt, an integral element in key technologies of the electric vehicle and battery energy storage markets. The company holds physical cobalt and is also focused on growing a cobalt-focused portfolio of streams, royalties and direct interests in mineral properties containing cobalt. We learned from Cobalt 27, that they have just completed a bought deal financing for 97 million dollars and have used the proceeds to buy another 800 metric tons of physical cobalt bringing them to almost 3,000 metric tons. According to Mr. Milewski, this transaction was an opportunity to bring in additional shareholders, bring in more retail, and strengthen their balance sheet ahead of developing their streaming business.
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Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE, TSX: ORL): First New Lithium Brine Producer in Twenty Years, Interview with Andrew Barber, Investor Relations Manager
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, US


Orocobre Limited (ASX: ORE, TSX: ORL) is a dynamic global lithium carbonate supplier and an established producer of boron. Orocobre’s operations include its Olaroz Lithium Facility in Borax in Northern Argentina, an established Argentine boron minerals and refined chemicals producer and a 33% interest in Advantage Lithium. We learned from Andrew Barber, investor relations manager of Orocobre, that due to the rising lithium prices the company's main focus is on their highly profitable Olaroz-lithium joint venture with Toyota Motor Group and JEMSE. In 2018, Orocobre plans to produce around 14,000 tons of lithium at Olaroz and continue moving towards their full capacity of 17 and a half thousand tons. According to Mr. Barber, Orocobre currently accounts for 5 to 6% of global, low-cost lithium production. Also, they expect, in early 2018, they will be in a position to give the go-ahead on an expansion of their operations to double production and to commit to building a lithium-hydroxide plant in Japan.
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Sandstorm Gold Ltd. (NYSE MKT: SAND, TSX: SSL): Very Successful High Growth Rate Gold Royalty Company, Interview with Nolan Watson, President, CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


Sandstorm Gold Ltd. (NYSE MKT: SAND, TSX: SSL) is a gold royalty company that provides upfront financing to gold mining companies and in return, receives the right to a percentage of the gold produced from a mine, for the life of the mine. Sandstorm has acquired a portfolio of 171 royalties, of which 21 mines are producing. We learned from Mr. Nolan Watson, President, CEO, and Director of Sandstorm Gold, that they have royalties all around the world. Their partners span everything from massive, major companies to mid-tier companies, and even junior exploration companies. Their producing royalties generate about $50 million U.S. per year of free cash flow. This will go up to $100 million by 2022. According to Mr. Watson, the company's main objective is to keep growing their portfolio, increasing the cash flow per share, and increasing the value for shareholders.
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Balmoral Resources Ltd. (TSX: BAR): Successful Well-Funded Canadian Exploration and Development Company, Expanding High-Grade Gold and Ni-Cu-Co-PGE Deposits in the Abitibi, Darin Wagner, President and CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


Balmoral Resources Ltd. (TSX:BAR) is a well-funded Canadian exploration and development company focused on delineating and expanding numerous gold deposits and discoveries within the Martiniere gold system, on its 1,000 square kilometer Detour Gold Trend Project in Quebec, Canada. The Detour Gold Trend Project also hosts Balmoral’s Grasset Ni-Cu-Co-PGE deposit, as well as numerous other gold and base metal occurrences.
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Premier Gold Mines Limited (TSX-PG): Proven Management Team, Low-Cost Production, Rapid Growth and Sustained exploration, Interview with Ewan Downie, President and CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


Premier Gold Mines Limited (TSX-PG) is a gold producer and respected exploration and development company, with a high-quality pipeline of precious metal projects in proven, accessible and safe mining jurisdictions in Canada, the United States, and Mexico. We learned from Ewan Downie, President and CEO of Premier Gold Mines, that they achieved production just over a year ago and currently operate two mines; one in Nevada, one in Mexico. In addition to that, Premier has three advanced stage development projects. According to Mr. Downie, in 2018 they will be starting developing their El Nino underground and the Phase One open pit project. The company is generating positive cash flow and has a very substantial exploration budget.
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GTA Resources and Mining Inc. (TSXV: GTA): Focused on Exploring for Gold and Zinc in Canada, Interview with Peter M. Clausi, CEO and Director
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


GTA Resources and Mining Inc. (TSXV: GTA) is focused on exploring for gold and zinc in Canada, and recently celebrated its 10th year of being listed on TSX Venture Exchange. GTA currently has three projects located in northern Ontario: the 54% owned Northshore Gold Project in the world-famous Hemlo Gold Camp; an option to acquire a 100% interest in the Big Duck Lake Gold Project; and, the 100% owned Auden Project near Hearst. GTA also owns a 100% interest in the Burnt Pond Zinc-Silver Project in central Newfoundland. We learned from Peter M. Clausi, CEO and a Director of GTA Resources, that Northshore has a NI 43-101 resource estimate of over one million ounces of gold, while Big Duck Lake Gold has a historic resource of 53,000 tons of gold, averaging 10.5 grams of per ton. Near term plans include drilling at Big Duck Lake to prove the historic data with the aim of releasing the results in December.
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Pan American Silver Corp. (NASDAQ: PAAS; TSX: PAAS): One of the Largest Primary Silver Producers, Reducing Costs and Delivering Strong Operating Results, Siren Fisekci VP Investor Relations
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA


Pan American Silver Corp. (NASDAQ: PAAS; TSX: PAAS) is one of the largest primary silver producers in the world that owns and operates six mines across Mexico, Peru, Argentina and Bolivia. Pan American also owns several development projects in the USA, Mexico, Peru and Argentina. According to Siren Fisekci, who is VP of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications of Pan American Silver, for the first half of 2017, they generated net earnings of $36 million and are among the lowest cost in their peer group of silver producers. The company pays dividends and is looking forward to growing free cash flow over the next several years, thanks to two major expansions at their mines in Mexico. Pan American's vision is to be the world's pre-eminent silver producer, with a reputation for excellence in discovery, engineering, innovation and sustainable development.
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KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM): A Leading Global Supplier of Passive Electronic Components, Interview with Per Loof, CEO
by Dr. Allen Alper, PhD Economic Geology and Petrology, Columbia University, NYC, USA

KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM), a leading global supplier of passive electronic components, offers the broadest selection of capacitor technologies in the industry, along with an expanding range of electromechanical devices, electromagnetic compatibility solutions and supercapacitors. KEMET's vision is to be the preferred supplier of electronic component solutions for customers demanding the highest standards of quality, delivery and service. We learned from Per Loof, CEO of KEMET, that they do many of their manufacturing activities in places like China, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, Japan, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Italy, Portugal, Sweden, Finland, Mexico, and in the U.S. KEMET's major component is capacitors but they also make inductors, filters, suppressors and sensors of various types. According to Mr. Loof, they supply about 95% of all dielectrics. We learned from Mr. Loof that KEMET is known for its innovations and needs to stay in the forefront of technology. They are the market leader in conflict-free tantalum and, in particular, the newer organic polymer capacitor field. Mr. Loof is especially proud to be supplying one of the Formula One competitors, as well as the new Orion space vehicle that is currently being made. The company employs about 16,000 people globally. Its annual revenues are approximately 1.2 billion USD and they make about 1,400 pieces every second.
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Noront Resources Announces Issuance of Stock Options
TORONTO, Feb. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Noront Resources Ltd. (“Noront” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture:NOT) announces that the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) has granted the option to acquire an aggregate of 5,331,532 common shares to officers, management and directors, with an exercise price of $0.35 per Common Share, the closing market price on the date of grant, exercisable for a period of five years.
CTTF Launches "Aluminum Now" Campaign with Video "Mr. President, Make U.S. Aluminum a Priority"
WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross' recently released recommendations to adjust aluminum imports, CTTF, a trade group committed to bringing attention to the issue of global aluminum overcapacity, today launched a campaign video titled "Aluminum Now-- Mr. President, Make U.S. Aluminum a Priority." "Aluminum Now" makes a direct call to President Trump to take broad comprehensive action on aluminum imports.
Three Ways Bolt Seal Companies Can Increase Customer Acquisition and Retention through Social Media
NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Leading internet marketing company, fishbat, shares three ways bolt seals companies can use social media to acquire new clients and retain current ones.
Thor Explorations Announces That It Has Commenced Definitive Feasibility Study Work at Its Segilola Gold Project, Nigeria and Increase and Extension of Private Placement
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Thor Explorations Ltd (TSX VENTURE:THX) (Thor) is pleased to announce that it has commenced Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) work and pre-development workstreams at its 100% owned Segilola gold project (the “Project”) in Nigeria.
Future Farm Hires Seaboard Services, Announces New Controller and Provides Warrant Update
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, February 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
Great Panther Silver Reports Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results

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Guyana Goldfields Inc. Produces 160,500 Ounces of Gold in 2017; Generating US$200M in Revenue and Completing the Year with Record Low Costs
TORONTO, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Guyana Goldfields Inc. (TSX: GUY) (the "Company") reports its 2017 full year and fourth quarter operational and financial results. A conference call will be held today at 10:00 am ET to discuss 2017 full year and fourth quarter results. The Company previously released its preliminary fourth quarter 2017 operational results on January 9, 2018. All amounts are expressed in U.S. dollars unless otherwise stated.
Desert Lion Energy Inc. Announces Closing of Business Combination
TORONTO, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Desert Lion Energy Inc. (the "Company") (formerly Camex Energy Corp. (TSXV: CXE.V)("Camex")) is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced business combination (the "Business Combination") with Desert Lion Energy Corp. ("Desert Lion"), a private Ontario corporation, which holds a 301km(2) prospective land package in Namibia with known lithium bearing pegmatitic mineralization, and is currently in Phase 1 of its production plan, processing stockpiled material and exporting lithium concentrate.
This Morning's Technical Outlook on Industrial Goods Stocks -- Caterpillar, Real Goods Solar, Chicago Bridge & Iron, and Quanta Services
NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on CAT, RGSE, CBI, and PWR which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. On Thursday, benchmark US indices were mixed as the NASDAQ Composite closed the trading session down 0.11%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.66% higher; and the S&P 500 was up 0.10%. US markets saw six out of nine sectors finishing the day in green and three in red. Pre-market today, WallStEquities.com reviews these four Industrial Goods stocks: Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), Real Goods Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: RGSE), Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. N.V. (NYSE: CBI), and Quanta Services Inc. (NYSE: PWR). All you have to do is sign up today for this free limited time offer by clicking the link below. www.wallstequities.com/registration
Albemarle Corporation raises dividend for 24th consecutive year
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) announces that it has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.335 per share, an increase of nearly 5% over the previous quarterly dividend of $0.32. The dividend, which has a new annualized rate of $1.34, is payable April 2, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business as of March 15, 2018. This increase marks the 24th consecutive year that Albemarle has raised its quarterly dividend.
This Morning's Research Reports on Gold Stocks -- Randgold Resources, Royal Gold, Sandstorm Gold, and Sibanye Gold
NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on GOLD, RGLD, SAND, and SBGL which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. WallStEquities.com shifts focus on Gold, which is often considered as a safe-haven asset at the time of political and economic turmoil. Four stocks have been selected for review today, and they are: Randgold Resources Ltd (NASDAQ: GOLD), Royal Gold Inc. (NASDAQ: RGLD), Sandstorm Gold Ltd (NYSE AMER: SAND), and Sibanye Gold Ltd (NYSE: SBGL). All you have to do is sign up today for this free limited time offer by clicking the link below. www.wallstequities.com/registration
Oroco Acquires Interest in Santo Tomas Properties
VANCOUVER, Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Oroco Resource Corp. (TSX-V: OCO) ("Oroco" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that it has acquired, through its wholly-owned Mexican subsidiary, Minera Xochipala, S.A. de C.V. ("MX"), a 77.5% interest in each of the La China II and Amp. Santo Tomás Reduccion 1 mineral concessions from Santo Tomas Metals, S.A. de C.V. ("STM"), and a 77.5% interest in an application for the Papago 17 mineral concession from Ubaldo Trevizo Ledezma ("Trevizo") of Choix, Sinaloa. In aggregate, the three properties (the "Properties") comprise approximately 6,978 ha and abut and surround the Santo Tomas copper porphyry properties in Sinaloa, Mexico (the "Santo Tomas Concessions"). Please see the attached map for references.
SK innovation announces Oil Discovery in the South China Sea
- SK innovation(operator) declared oil discovery in the South China Sea
B2Gold Announces Positive Initial Open-pit Resource at the Newly-discovered El Limon Central Zone, Nicaragua
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- B2Gold Corp. (TSX: BTO) (NYSE AMERICAN: BTG) (NSX: B2G) (“B2Gold” or the “Company”) announces a positive initial open-pit resource at the newly-discovered El Limon Central zone, at the El Limon property in Nicaragua, of 5,130,000 tonnes at a grade of 4.92 grams per tonne (“g/t”) of gold containing 812,000 ounces of gold (refer to table below). This large, good grade new zone has the potential to decrease the El Limon Mine’s cash operating costs and all-in sustaining costs per ounce, dramatically increase the El Limon mine life, and could lead to an expansion of the El Limon mill to a higher throughput rate which could potentially double annual gold production.
Xinhai Mining Research & Design Test Center Awarded CNAS Certification
YANTAI, China, Feb. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, Mining Research & Design Test Center of Shandong Xinhai Mining Technology & Equipment Co., Ltd. obtained the approval of China National Accreditation Service for Conformity Assessment, CNAS.
NOVONIX Ltd (ASX:NVX) Interim Report
Your directors present their report on NOVONIX Limited (ASX:NVX) (referred to hereafter as the 'consolidated entity') for the half-year ended 31 December 2017.
Orocobre Limited reports first half net profit after tax of US$8.2M
BRISBANE, Australia, Feb. 22, 2018 /CNW/ -- Orocobre Limited (ORE: ASX ORL: TSX) (Orocobre ), a leading global producer of lithium carbonate, today released its financial results for the half year to 31 December 2017 (1H FY18).
SSR Mining Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2017 Results
VANCOUVER, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - SSR Mining Inc. (NASDAQ: SSRM) (TSX: SSRM) ("SSR Mining") reports consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017.
Castle Silver Resources Finalizes Name Change to "Canada Cobalt Works Inc."
COQUITLAM, B.C., Feb. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Castle Silver Resources Inc. (TSX.V: CSR, OTC: TAKRF, FRANKFURT: 4T9B) (the "Company" or "CSR") is pleased to announce the name change to Canada Cobalt Works Inc. which will more accurately reflect the direction of the Company. The TSX Venture Exchange has confirmed that shares will commence trading effective, Friday, February 23, 2018 under the new ticker symbol "CCW". The tickers for OTC: TAKRF and Frankfurt: 4T9B are the same and will not be changed at this time.
Clean TeQ Sunrise Project Update
Mining Leases granted for Sunrise Project
Golden Queen Successfully Closes US$25 Million Oversubscribed Rights Offering
VANCOUVER, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Golden Queen Mining Co. Ltd. (TSX:GQM | OTCQX:GQMNF) ("Golden Queen" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the successful closing of its previously announced rights offering which expired at 5:00 pm (Toronto Time) on February 20, 2018. The Company issued the full allotment of 188,952,761 common shares pursuant to the rights offering for gross proceeds of approximately US$25 million.
Tahoe Reports Strong 2017 Financial Results And Updates 2018 And Multi-Year Gold Guidance
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 22, 2018 /CNW/ -- Tahoe Resources Inc. ("Tahoe" or the "Company") (TSX: THO, NYSE: TAHO) today announced solid financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and twelve months ended December 31, 2017. The Company's balance sheet remains strong, with cash and cash equivalents of $125.7 million at December 31, 2017 and very little debt.
Argonaut Gold Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial and Operating Results
Fourth Quarter Net Income of $5.2 Million and Cash Flow from Operations of $11.7 Million
Mustang Resources Ltd (ASX:MUS) Non-Renounceable Issue - Offer Document - Timetable Update
Mustang Resources Limited (ASX:MUS) (OTCMKTS:GGPLF) advises that further to the announcement today 22 February 2018 in relation to the Company's one-for-four non-renounceable entitlement issue the time table contained in the Offer Document has been updated.
Core Exploration Ltd (ASX:CXO) Half-Year Report
The Directors of Core Exploration Ltd (ASX:CXO) present their Report together with the financial statements of the consolidated entity, being Core Exploration ("Core" or "the Company") and its controlled entities ("the Group") for the half year ended 31 December 2017 and the Independent Review Report thereon.
Tree Island Steel Announces Full Year 2017 Results
FY 2017 Financial Highlights1
Fortune Bay announces the closing of private placement
HALIFAX, Feb. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Fortune Bay Corp. (TSXV: FOR) ("Fortune Bay" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced non-brokered private placement for aggregate gross proceeds of $915,000 (the "Offering"). The Company issued 2,287,500 units at an issue price of $0.40 per unit, with each unit comprised of one common share and one common share purchase warrant. Each warrant will be exercisable into one common share of the Company at an exercise price of $0.60 per share for a period of three years. The securities issued in connection with the private placement are subject to a four-month hold period that will expire on June 23, 2018. Directors of the Company subscribed for an aggregate of 512,500 units.
First Energy Metals announces closing of private placement and new board member
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U.S. 20-F Registration: 000-29870
OTC BULLETIN BOARD: ASKDF
FRANKFURT STOCK EXCHANGE: DFL
Great Panther Reflects on the Passing of Director Kenneth W. Major
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Globex: January Zinc Royalty Payment CDN $220,180
ROUYN-NORANDA, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 22, 2018) - GLOBEX MINING ENTERPRISES INC. (TSX:GMX)(FRANKFURT:G1MN)(STUTTGART:G1MN)(BERLIN:G1MN)(MUNICH:G1MN)(XETRA:G1MN)(OTCQX:GLBXF) is pleased to inform shareholders that Globex has received a zinc royalty payment of US $177,179 (CDN $220,180) from Nyrstar for January 2018 production at the Mid Tennessee Mines based upon an average zinc price of US $ 1.56 per pound.
Troymet Terminates Wildcat Option
NANAIMO, British Columbia, Feb. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Troymet Exploration Corp. (TSXV:TYE) (“Troymet” or the “Company”) announced today that it has terminated the option agreement on the Wildcat project, where the Company had an option to earn a 70% interest, because of financial stringencies. The Company intends to focus its exploration work on the Redhill and Golden Eagle projects, both of which are located in British Columbia.
Maya Gold & Silver Inc. Files Technical Report on Positive PEA at the Zgounder Silver Mine in Morocco
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 22, 2018) - Maya Gold & Silver Inc. ("Maya" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:MYA) is pleased to announce that it has filed on SEDAR a Technical Report in compliance with National Instrument 43-101 (NI 43-101) to support the mineral resources estimates declared on January 8th and the PEA declared on February 5th 2018.
First Cobalt Selected for TSX Venture 50
TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - First Cobalt Corp. (TSX-V: FCC, ASX: FCC, OTCQB: FTSSF) (the "Company") is pleased to announce it has been named a 2018 TSX Venture 50® company in an annual ranking of the top 50 publicly traded companies on the TSX-V.
NN, Inc. Announces The Acquisition Of Bridgemedica, LLC
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn., Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NN, Inc., (NASDAQ: NNBR) a diversified industrial company, today announced it has completed the acquisition of the assets of Bridgemedica, LLC ("Bridgemedica"), a medical device company that provides concept to supply solutions through design, development engineering and manufacturing. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
eCobalt Continues Advancing Due Diligence with Potential Off-Take Partners
VANCOUVER, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - eCobalt Solutions Inc. ("eCobalt" or "the Company") (TSX: ECS, OTCQX: ECSIF) announces that it continues to advance due diligence for potential off-take of its clean cobalt concentrate, to be produced from the Company's wholly-owned Idaho Cobalt Project ("ICP"), located in the historic Idaho Cobalt Mining Belt near the town of Salmon, Idaho.
Global Superalloys Market Expected to Reach $7,677 Million by 2023 - Allied Market Research
PORTLAND, Oregon and PUNE, India, February 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
Maverix Metals Forecasts Significant Growth in 2018
VANCOUVER, Feb. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Maverix Metals Inc. (the "Company" or "Maverix") (TSX-V: MMX) is pleased to provide guidance for 2018. The Company is expecting meaningful increases in both revenue and attributable gold equivalent production in 2018, its second full year of operation.
Irving Resources Identifies Strong Soil Anomalies at its Omui Mining Right, Omu Au-Ag Project, Hokkaido, Japan
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Irving Resources Inc. (CSE:IRV) (“Irving” or the “Company”) is pleased announce it has received final soil geochemical analyses from its Omui Mining Right, part of the Company’s 100% controlled Omu high-grade gold-silver project, Hokkaido, Japan. Between June and October, 2017, Mitsui Mineral Development Engineering Co., Ltd. (MINDECO) collected 1,722 soil samples on a 50 m staggered grid across the Omui Mining Right and surrounding exploration applications (Figure 1). This program was part of Irving’s 2017 field program and was geared toward target generation in preparation for more advanced work including trenching and drilling in 2018.
RNC Minerals Reports Cobalt 27 has Acquired Existing Royalty on Dumont Nickel-Cobalt Project
TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - RNC Minerals (TSX: RNX) ("RNC") is pleased to report that Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. ("Cobalt 27") has agreed to acquire an existing 1.75% Net Smelter Return ("NSR") royalty on all future production over all metals from the Dumont Nickel-Cobalt Project ("Dumont").
Atlantic Gold Reports Additional Results from the Phase 3 Resource Expansion Drill Program at Fifteen Mile Stream and Cochrane Hill
INFILLING, AND IDENTIFYING EXTENSIONS TO KNOWN MINERALIZATION AT FIFTEEN MILE STREAM AND COCHRANE HILL
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DUBLIN, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
CB&I's $5.8 Billion in 2017 Contract Awards Fuels Hope for Better 2018, an Industrial Info News Alert
SUGAR LAND, Texas, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) leader Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (CB&I) (The Hague, Netherlands) faced a tough 2017, with revenue declines across most of its segments (particularly Engineering & Construction and Fabrication Services), but remains optimistic following a strong pickup in awards and a pending merger with McDermott International Incorporated (Houston, Texas). Industrial Info is tracking more than $102 billion in active projects involving CB&I, including $10.7 billion worth that are set to begin construction and $16.2 billion that are set to finish construction in 2018.
Monarques Gold to Drill 50,000 Metres on the Beaufor and Croinor Gold Properties in 2018
This major investment is aimed at increasing the gold resource and assessing new high-potential targets
Ardagh Group S.A. - Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results
LUXEMBOURG, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardagh Group S.A. (NYSE: ARD) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017.
Roskill's Battery Supply Chain Europe 2018 Conference to Host Leading Industry Experts
LONDON, February 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
Experts Corner
New Low in Gold Stocks is a Strong Buy Signal
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
    Gold has been on the cusp of a major breakout but someone forgot to tell the gold stocks. Gold is right back at resistance levels yet the various gold stock indices are off their September 2017 highs by 11% to 16%. The relative weakness in the gold stocks (and...
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TheDailyGold Premium Update #558
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
TheDailyGold Premium #558 was published late Saturday evening and emailed to subscribers. The 29-page update among other things updated our strong buy targets for a number of companies, covered two silver companies we don’t own yet but are very high on our watch list,...
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TheDailyGold Premium Update #557
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
TheDailyGold Premium #557 was published and emailed to subscribers late Saturday evening. The 25-page update included our near-term posture on the sector, a lengthy Q&A section (in which we answer subscriber questions) and an updated report on one of our favorite...
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Interview: Correlation Between Bonds & US Dollar
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
Jordan Roy-Byrne and I step out of the gold sector today to look at the relationship between bonds and the US dollar. We also address the recent breakdown in bond prices and how a short term bounce back to the old support zone should be expected. Click Here to Learn More...
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TheDailyGold Premium Flash Update (2/21)
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
This 8-page update covers the short-term and medium term outlook for the precious metals sector. We discuss targets for Gold, Silver and the gold stock indices as well as current sentiment readings in Gold and Silver. We also comment on Bonds and their short-term outlook as...
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Dr. Jeffrey Kern: “Gold Stocks Will Break Dec 2016 Low”
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
    Dr. Jeffrey M. Kern has been an academic clinical psychologist at Texas A&M University and the University of Nevada – Las Vegas since 1979, specializing in the measurement and prediction of human behavior.   Born in New York City, Dr. Kern’s...
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Interview: Gold Needs to Show Strength in Real Terms
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
With gold and gold stocks rebounding this week Jordan Roy-Byrne, Founder and Editor of TheDailyGold.com shares some nuances that he is watching. He points to the HUI gold bugs index that last week closed at a 14 month low. Combining this with gold up against the dollar but...
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Flash Update (2/15)
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
The 10-page flash update was published and emailed to subscribers late Wednesday evening. We provide an update of two of our companies that popped nearly 20% and comment on the sector action.    
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Gold Needs More Relative Strength to Breakout
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
      Days ago Gold reached its 5-year trendline resistance but since then it has backed off while the rest of the precious metals sector has taken a beating which accelerated into the weekend. Although Gold lost only 1% on the week and the US Dollar was only...
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Gold & Gold Stocks Approaching Resistance
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
    Gold and gold stocks have enjoyed an excellent rebound since their December lows. Over the past six weeks Gold rebounded from a low of $1238 all the way to $1365 in recent days. The miners meanwhile rebounded nearly 18% (GDX) and 21% (GDXJ). However, these...
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What the Stock Market Decline Means for Gold & Gold Stocks
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
    It was a rough week for investors in stocks and stocks of all kinds. The S&P 500 lost 5%. Emerging Markets also lost 5%. Gold Stocks, which had weakened before the broader equity market have been hit hard. They (GDX, GDXJ) also lost 5% last week. The HUI...
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Interview with Korelin Economics Report: Monthly Closes are Key
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
With the nice move in metals again today Jordan Roy-Byrne and I look at where gold, silver, and gold stocks need to close the month. We have seen encouraging weekly closes but if these sectors can close the first month of the year at breakout levels there could be more...
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Interview with Korelin Economics Report: Recapping Monthly Close for Gold, Silver, GDX
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
Jordan Roy-Byrne joins me today to look at the monthly charts now that we are wrapping up January. We look at gold, silver and GDX. Gold is trading at the top of its recent range but GDX and silver are still stuck mostly in the middle of their ranges. Click Here to Learn...
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TheDailyGold Premium Update #556
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
Saturday evening we published an action-packed 25 page update, TDG #556. The update included several pages of how this market and economy could compare to the past and what needs to happen for precious metals to begin to benefit. We also included updated buy targets on a...
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Interview: Gold Investing In 2018 With Market Volatility Back
by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT
I talked with Jordan Roy-Byrne of TheDailyGold.com to get his take on gold investing in 2018 in the face of the wild swings we have seen in the stock market over the past three days. We saw the DOW go down over 1,000 points and luckily come back Tuesday. But gold has hung...
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