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That Was The Week That Was … In Australia
The ASX

That Was The Week That Was … In Australia

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By Our Man in Oz Minews. Good morning Oz, your market seems to have performed well in the closing stages of last week. Oz. It was a reasonable ending after a few torrid days during which we were buffeted by the same forces which sent markets around the world on a bit of a wild…

Amara Mining Draws Production At Kalsaka To A Close, And Turns The Focus Back Onto Development At Yaoure

Amara Mining Draws Production At Kalsaka To A Close, And Turns The Focus Back Onto Development At Yaoure

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“The value in Kalsaka has always been de minimus compared to the value in the development properties”, says Amara Mining’s John McGloin. He’s just added the role of chief executive to his existing role as chairman, following the cessation of mining at Kalsaka and the departure of former chief executive Peter Spivey to pastures new.…

DGR Global Delivers A JORC Resource For The Tailings At Shamrock
Drilling along cable lines

DGR Global Delivers A JORC Resource For The Tailings At Shamrock

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DGR Global’s share price jumped nearly nine per cent this week after the company delivered a JORC resource on material contained within a tailings dam at its Shamrock project in Queensland, Australia.   The mineral resource estimate is comprised of 767,063 dry tonnes of material grading 0.58 grams per tonne gold and 11 grams per…

Horizonte Brings A Heavyweight Collection Of Canadian Investors Onto The Register, As Araguaia Moves Towards Definitive Feasibility
Araguaia

Horizonte Brings A Heavyweight Collection Of Canadian Investors Onto The Register, As Araguaia Moves Towards Definitive Feasibility

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By Alastair Ford “We closed off on Monday on the US$10 million financing”, says Jeremy Martin, the chief executive of Horizonte Minerals. “It was a good achievement. Sixty per cent of the money came from Canada, from new institutions in Canada. So now we’ve got stock in the market over there we can market over…

Solgold’s Drilling Continues To Deliver The Goods At Cascabel
Alan Martin

Solgold’s Drilling Continues To Deliver The Goods At Cascabel

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Hole 7 at Solgold’s Cascabel project in Equador has now terminated at a depth of 1672.76 metres. Before the drill stopped turning however, the company encountered substantial intersections of copper-gold mineralized material on the southwest edge of the Central Magnetic Feature at a depth of just over 570 metres. The company also hit visible copper…

Connemara’s John Teeling Sees A Mineral Exploration Revival In Ireland In The Works
Teeling

Connemara’s John Teeling Sees A Mineral Exploration Revival In Ireland In The Works

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At Connemara Mining’s recent AGM, chairman John Teeling shared his optimistic outlook for zinc and gold exploration in Ireland. Connemara’s strategy is to identify highly prospective ground for zinc and gold exploration in Ireland, one of the world’s premier regions for zinc mineralization, and bring in joint venture partners to push exploration ahead. The market…

At last a glimmer of good news!

At last a glimmer of good news!

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Japan’s Q1 GDP has come in ahead of expectations at 1%, compared with 0.1% in the fourth quarter of 2011. The growth was partly driven by infrastructure spending relating to the reconstruction efforts in the Tsunami area and consumer incentives to buy fuel efficient cars. In contrast, the Bank of England downgraded UK growth from…