Centerra Gold 2011 Second Quarter Results Conference Call and Webcast

Centerra Gold Inc. will host a conference call and webcast of its 2011 second quarter financial and operating results at 10:30AM Eastern time on Friday July 29, 2011. The results are scheduled to be released after the market closes on Thursday, July 28, 2011.

North American participants should dial the toll-free number (800) 682-8921. International participants may access the call at +1 (303) 223-2680. [Read more...]

Primero to Release Second Quarter 2011 Results on August 10, 2011

Primero Mining Corp. will release second quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, August 10, 2011.

A conference call will be held on Wednesday, August 10, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. (EST), to discuss these results. Participants may join the call by dialing North America toll free 1-866-946-0484 or 1-646-216-4773 for calls outside Canada and the U.S. and entering the participant passcode 9664030#.

A recorded playback of the call will be available until Friday, September 9, 2011 by dialing 1-866-551-4520 and entering the call back passcode 274055#. [Read more...]

RXE Announces Vote Results from Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

RX EXPLORATION INC. announced the vote results of its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders, held earlier today in Toronto. At the meeting 143,513,099 shares or 89.5% of the total 160,438,980 common shares issued and outstanding were voted.

A total of 80,100,790 or 55.8% percent of all voted shares were cast for the election of the following directors nominated by management of the Corporation as set forth in the amendment to the management information circular dated June 12, 2011: Hugh Agro, Darren Blasutti, Alex Davidson, Louis Dionne, John F. O’Donnell, Paul Parisotto, John Ryan and Lorie Waisberg. These nominees were declared elected by the Independent Chairman of the Meeting, Philip C. Moore. [Read more...]

Steele Resources Corporation Announces Acquisition of Copper Canyon Copper/Cobalt Mine

Steele Resources Corporation announced today that it has executed a definitive mineral lease agreement with option to purchase the Copper Canyon Mine from Salmon Canyon Copper Company near Salmon, ID.

A technical report and mineral evaluation was completed by Behre Dolbear & Company in 1979. Their report postulated a body of ore totaling up to 465,000 tons of mineralized material possibly containing approximately 12 million pounds of copper, 6.4 million pounds of cobalt, 23,000 ounces of both gold and silver. Interested parties are advised that this is an estimate based on limited geologic data which is highly subjective in nature. [Read more...]

HudBay Minerals Announces Completion of Compulsory Acquisition of Norsemont Mining

HudBay Minerals Inc. announced today it has successfully acquired the 2,562,313 remaining common shares of Norsemont Mining Inc. not already owned by it, representing approximately 2.2% of the issued and outstanding common shares, pursuant to a compulsory acquisition carried out under the provisions of the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia) following its previously announced successful tender offer. As a result of the acquisition of such shares, HudBay now owns 116,103,244 common shares of Norsemont, representing 100% of the issued and outstanding common shares. [Read more...]

Auryx Gold Granted Additional New Prospecting Licences in Namibia

Package Includes Licence Contiguous South of the Otjikoto Gold Deposit

Auryx Gold Corp. is pleased to announce that the Namibian Ministry of Mines and Energy (“MME”) has granted the Company five new Exclusive Prospecting Licences (“EPLs”) covering approximately 500,000 ha. The locations of the Licences are show at With the new licences, Auryx now has eleven EPLs covering approximately 900,000 ha, an area more than eleven times the size of New York City. Auryx has a 100% interest in all of the new licences except one, in which case the interest is 92%. [Read more...]

Linear Metals Commences Drilling on Its Nyanza Project in Kenya

Linear Metals Corporation is pleased to announce that it has commenced drilling on the Awuoro-Kanga areas, on the SE portion of Linear’s SPL 258 concession. The SPL 258 concession is located in the northern section of Linear’s Nyanza Project, covering an area of over 1,000 square kilometres (“km”) in Nyanza Province, Kenya, along a prolific gold hosting greenstone belt. Phase I of this drilling program is anticipated to comprise approximately 2000 metres (“m”), and will initially test ten different priority targets within a 7.5 x 2 km grid area. [Read more...]