Oct 30, 2015

   

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Mining industry value drops below one trillion dollars

  Cecilia Jamasmie | October 29, 2015  mining.com     For the first time since 2009, the market value of the global mining sector has dropped below US$1 trillion, according to a new report by SNL Metals and Mining. While not by much, the crossing of the line clearly illustrates how battered mining stocks have...

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Oct 29, 2015

   

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HSN Sudbury jumps 4 spots in national research rankings

By: Sudbury Northern Life Staff  | Oct 29, 2015 – 8:58 AM Health Sciences North is up four spots, from last year, in a national list of the 40 research hospitals in Canada. File photo. But total research dollars were down in 2014 Health Sciences North is up four spots from last year in a national...

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Oct 29, 2015

   

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Fresh government creates occasion for innovation

White House official speaks out on Canada DPN News   October 26, 2015 Written by Mike Edwards –   When Vivek Kundra started working in the White House in 2009, President Barack Obama was fighting “tooth-and-nail” to keep his BlackBerry. Seven years later, the once iconic Canadian-made smartphone has been relegated to an amusing anecdote...

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Oct 29, 2015

   

SAMSSA News

SAMSSA Member Manitoulin Transport invests in crane company

    By: Northern Ontario Business staff Manitoulin Transport has acquired shares in an Alberta crane company. Manitoulin Transport has made a strategic investment in an Alberta crane and heavy-haul company.The Gore Bay-headquartered trucking company has acquired 6,020,200 common shares of ENTREC at a price of $0.32 per common share, which represents approximately 5.6 per...

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Oct 29, 2015

   

Industry News

History of Voiseys Bay Visual Profile

The Story of Voisey’s Bay: The Discovery (1 of 3)   The Story of Voisey’s Bay: The Discovery (1 of 3) Jeff Desjardins on October 28, 2015 at 8:27 am www.miningpost.com      

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Oct 29, 2015

   

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GOLD: PEA outlines $40.5M capex for Richmont’s deep Island Gold development

    ONTARIO – Richmont Mines of Toronto has completed the preliminary economic assessment to mine the deeper portions of its Island Gold gold mine 83 km northeast of Wawa. The report considers a phased approach with the first stage development to cost $40.5 million. Using the base case, the company says the cash cost...

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Oct 28, 2015

   

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Naturallia International Gala Dinner featuring Jean Charest

$112-$846 Get Tickets Share SAVE THIS EVENT Naturallia International Gala Dinner featuring Jean Charest Thu, 12 Nov 2015 at 6:30 PM – Sudbury, ON $112-$846 Get Tickets Event Information SAVE THIS EVENT Thu, 12 Nov 2015 at 6:30 PM Naturallia International Gala Dinner featuring Jean Charest Holiday Inn Sudbury, Sudbury, ON By: Naturallia 2015 Event...

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Oct 28, 2015

   

Industry News

Chile injects $600 million into state-owned copper giant Codelco

Cecilia Jamasmie | October 28, 2015 Mining.com A new mine level being constructed at Codelco’s El Teniente, the world’s largest underground copper operation and the sixth biggest copper mine by reserve size, will extend its life by 50 years. Chile’s government will give state-owned copper miner Codelco $600 million in funds to finance its investment...

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Oct 28, 2015

   

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Former Inco exec to receive honourary doctorate from Laurentian

: Sudbury Northern Life Staff  | Oct 28, 2015 – 5:00 PM The former chief operating officer of Inco Ltd. will receive an honourary doctorate from Laurentian University in June. Mark Cutifani, now the CEO of Anglo American, returned to Sudbury this week where he took in an international mining safety conference, before delivering an Oct....

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Oct 28, 2015

   

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Building Relationships and Value with Local Communities Around Mining Operations

Goodman School of Mines Presents: Lecture Series: Sean Willy     Upcoming Lecture Series:   Building Relationships and Value with Local Communities Around Mining Operations   Speaker: Sean Willy, Director, Corporate Responsibility, Cameco Corporation   Over the past 25 years, Cameco Corporation has built a long standing relationship with local communities around their operations that have enabled both...

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