Avion Gold Corporation (TSX VENTURE:AVR) (OTCQX:AVGCF) has announced that underground mine development has commenced at its Tabakoto gold deposit in Mali, West Africa.
Gregory Isenor, P.Geo., President and CEO of Merrex Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE:MXI) has announced that IAMGOLD Corporation is accelerating exploration expenditures through to December 31, 2010 at Merrex`s West Mali Siribaya Gold Project.
IAMGOLD Corporation (TSX:IMG)(NYSE:IAG) earlier today officially opened its new Essakane gold mine in Burkina Faso (in West Africa) with a ceremonial pour. The event was attended by senior government officials, including The Honourable Prime Minister Tertius Zongo, IAMGOLD senior management and other stakeholders from across the region.
Laurion Mineral Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:LME)(OTCBB:LMEFF) announces the completion of the first ten holes of the Company's 2010 planned reverse circulation drilling program on Bell Mountain project, Churchill County, Nevada, USA.
Kiska Metals Corporation reports that the Company has agreed to sell its Mexican subsidiary, M inera Geoinformatica, to Evrim Metals Corporation. Minera Geoinformatica holds all nine of Kiska's Mexican properties and a geological database for Mexico and parts of the southern United States.
ECU Silver Mining Inc. (TSX:ECU) has reported on the second of two newly discovered veins on the Chicago Property. As reported in press releases dated August 25 and August 31, 2010, ECU identified two new veins plus a high grade extension of the known Gambusinos Vein, all within the Chicago Property.
ATW Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:ATW), has announced that its subsidiary, ATW Gold Corp Australia Pty Ltd has entered into a Farm-In agreement with the owner, James Arthur Millar, whereby ATW Australia can earn an 80% interest in the Cobra Gold Project located in Western Australia.
Commerce Resources Corp. (TSXv: CCE) (FSE: D7H) has reported that it will add 1,500 metres (six holes) to the already 3,000 metres drilled this year at its Eldor Rare Earth Project located in northeastern Quebec. The expanded program has been driven by the discovery of significant intersections of rare earth elements announced earlier this year.
American Consolidated Minerals Corp. (TSX VENTURE:AJC) has received assay results for deep core drilling at its Toiyabe Project, located 12 miles south of the Pipeline Mine in northeastern Nevada.
Massey Energy Co has been caught with serious safety violations at another coal mine in West Virginia as per the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration on Thursday. The inspectors said that this could have caused another explosion.
CGA Mining (ASX:CGX) announced that it was expanding its mining fleet in order to service the expansion of its Masbate Gold Project in Philippines.
Perilya Limited (ASX:PEM) Managing Director Paul Arndt has said that the takeover bid for an overseas mining company would not have a negative impact on operations in Broken Hill.
Martin Ferguson is in Perth with members of the Policy Committee looking into the Mineral Resource Rent Tax (MRRT). The federal resources minister is meeting with lobby groups and individual companies to be more conciliatory in his approach for negotiations with Australian miners over the proposed mining tax.
Australian-based international iron ore company Sundance Resources (ASX:SDL) is finally emerging from the shadow of the tragedy which wiped out its board of directors having appointed a new chief executive.
Yale Resources Ltd. (TSX-V - YLL and Frankfurt - YAB) is pleased to provide an update on the Company's latest exploration activities and the status of projects. The Company has recently finished working on multiple properties in advance of the upcoming drill program on the Guadalupe Property.