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Simone Liedtke

Simone Liedtke

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Macusani lithium, uranium projects to be ‘production ready’ by 2020 – Plateau

5th June 2018 The new Falchani lithium discovery area will now be included in the ongoing, now-expanded, environmental baseline study for TSX-V-listed Plateau Energy Metals’ Macusani lithium and uranium projects, in southeastern Peru. The expanded baseline study has been submitted and accepted by the Peruvian... 

IDM to provide technical services at Sunvest’s Clone gold property

5th June 2018 TSX-V-listed IDM Mining has signed a letter of intent (LoI) with junior exploration company Sunvest Minerals to provide technical and geological consultation work, as well as logistical and community guidance for Sunvest’s Clone gold property, located south of IDM’s Red Mountain property.... 

Euro Sun amends Nevsun proposal to include cash and shares

5th June 2018 TSX-listed Euro Sun Mining (ESM) has amended its portion of the joint proposal with multinational minerals company Lundin Mining to acquire midtier base metals company Nevsun Resources for C$1.5-billion. ESM is now offering C$150-million in cash and C$150-million in ESM stock, compared with the... 

Robben Island SleepOut event to celebrate Mandela’s centenary

4th June 2018 On July 18 – what would have been Nelson Mandela’s centenary – 67 global influencers, business leaders and celebrities will spend the night inside the former maximum-security prison and courtyard on Robben Island, where Mandela spent 18 years, with the aim to raise $6.7-million. On the same... 

ALX undertakes airborne radiometric, magnetic survey at Lazy Edward Bay project

4th June 2018 A low-level, airborne radiometric and magnetic survey of about 4 000 line kilometres by Special Projects Inc (SPI) of Calgary is under way on TSX-V-listed ALX Uranium Corporation’s 100%-owned Lazy Edward Bay uranium project, in Canada. Lazy Edward Bay, which straddles the southern edge of the... 

BMR enters into agreements with Blue Square, Jubilee

4th June 2018 Minerals processing company BMR Group has entered into an agreement with Blue Square, under which it will pay Blue Square a performance fee of $500 000 relating to work performed, to date, at its Kabwe project, in Zambia.   

Assay results at Cora Gold’s Sanankoro continue to be encouraging

4th June 2018 Aim-listed Cora Gold on Monday reported encouraging assay results from its Sanankoro gold project, in southern Mali, which CEO Dr Jonathan Forster says confirms previous work at the Zone A area of the project. “The overall scale and quality of Sanankoro is remarkable. We have received... 

Potential exploration target of 485 000 t identified at Galileo’s Star Zinc project

4th June 2018 The results of an independent conceptual grade and tonnage estimate at Galileo Resources’ Star zinc project, in Zambia, has highlighted a potential exploration target of 485 000 t. The estimate, which was based on modelling the results from the company’s recently completed 26-diamond drill hole... 

Shanta Gold achieves exploration objectives at Singida gold mining project

4th June 2018 Aim-listed Shanta Gold has achieved its objective of the 1 600 m reverse circulation drilling programme, which targeted two of the seven key targets at its Singida project, in Tanzania, to upgrade resources from the inferred to the measured and indicated (M&I) categories. The M&I resources have... 

Mkango begins major drilling programme at Songwe

4th June 2018 Aim- and TSX-V-listed Mkango Resources has started a major diamond drilling programme at its Songwe Hill rare earths project, in Malawi. The drilling programme, the Canadian mineral exploration and development company explained, is a key component of the feasibility study for Songwe, which is... 

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