Erdene Resource won the exploration award

MINEX FORUM | April 6, 2017
img0 Image: mining.com Canada’s Erdene Resource Development (TSX:ERD), the company that literally struck gold earlier this year after finding its new Mongolia-based gold project was richer than previously thought, expects to move Bayan Khundii towards its maiden resource estimate by 2018. The firm, one of the very few miners to never have encountered issues in the landlocked Asian country, was ...

CALM increased copper production by 4,7%

MINEX FORUM | April 6, 2017
img0 Central Asia Metals plc (AIM: CAML) reported a Q1 2017 production update for the Kounrad dump leach, solvent extraction and electro-winning (“SX-EW”) copper recovery plant in Kazakhstan (“Kounrad”).  Kounrad Q1 2017 copper production of 3,357 tonnes is 4.7% higher than that achieved in Q1 2016. Copper sales during Q1 2017 were 2,839 tonnes (+11.3% vs. ...

Kyrgyz Unkurtash is considered profitable in Highland Gold’s Scoping Study

MINEX FORUM | April 6, 2017
img0 Highland Gold Mining Limited (“Highland Gold” or the “Company”) announced details of a Scoping Study, compiled together with consultants SRK, which indicates positive economics for the Unkurtash project (for more details see here).  Located in the Republic of Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia, the Unkurtash license area covers three well-explored deposits – Unkurtash, Karatube and Sarytube ...