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POSTED ON January 13, 2014 BY The Canadian Press

VANCOUVER – Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G) is making a $2.6-billion takeover play for Montreal-based Osisko Mining Corp. (TSX:OSK), which has an operating mine in northern Quebec and other projects in Ontario. Vancouver-based Goldcorp, which rivals Barrick Gold (TSX:ABX) in size, is offering a combination of stock and cash that values Osisko at C$5.95 per share —… Continue Reading

POSTED ON November 18, 2013 BY The Canadian Press

LUBUMBASHI, The Democratic Republic Of The Congo – Mining promoter Robert Friedland has released a preliminary economic assessment for a major Congolese copper discovery that he says could be one of the world’s lowest-cost producers. A preliminary economic assessment released Monday by Friedland says a two-phase mine at the site could be worth US$4.3 billion… Continue Reading