Category: DRC
38 Posts
POSTED ON November 04, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

[audio:] Sprott USA Chairman Rick Rule, the Carlsbad, California based natural resource financier with nearly four decades of experience, joined us for a conversation earlier today on the current mining bear market, which is approaching its third anniversary. As expected, Mr. Rule was upbeat, and sounds to be making the most of the opportunities being… Continue Reading

POSTED ON October 30, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

Robert Friedland’s Ivanhoe Mines (Disclosure: Long) has provided an update on its Kipushi copper-zinc-germanium project in the DRC. Kipushi is one of three flagship assets that Ivanhoe is currently developing, and today’s news release shared a lot of news. Here it is in its entirety: Ivanhoe Mines Reports Ongoing Dewatering at Historic Kipushi Mine in… Continue Reading

POSTED ON October 25, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

Here’s my pal Zach Flood, exploration geologist with Concordia Resource Corp. (TSX:CCN), making friends in the DRC this past August. Zach and I were housemates in boarding school 12 years ago. He’s from Reno, Nevada originally and now lives in Vancouver. Concordia is in the midst of a corporate reorganization and Robert Friedland is becoming… Continue Reading

POSTED ON October 18, 2013 BY Jordan Roy-Bryne

Mark Twain said history doesn’t repeat itself but it rhymes. We often see that in the capital markets. The big decline in Gold this year is reminiscent of that of 1975-1976. Yet, aside from that there are several other similarities between today and 1976. Gold, gold stocks, the stock market and commodities appear to be in a… Continue Reading

POSTED ON October 03, 2013 BY Thom Calandra

THE CALANDRA REPORT: Subscribe Concordia Resource Corp. – one of Canada’s most puzzling metals equities – is gaining a DRC Congo nickel, copper and cobalt property and another, copper and gold, in Australia. Concordia (CCN in Canada) explains that pending shareholder approval it also shall distribute shares of a new Argentina-focused explorer to shareholders. That’s… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 26, 2013 BY Thom Calandra

“Most great discoveries have to climb a wall of worry and disbelief,” says a geologist who has worked with the Ivanhoe group in Mongolia, R. Edward Flood. “Especially when it comes to Robert Friedland — because all the seasoned investors who follow this sector cannot allow themselves to believe he has done it again.”

POSTED ON September 23, 2013 BY Travis McPherson

Ivanhoe Mines (IVN:TSX) intends to raise up to $108 million for the development of its Kamoa copper discovery and Kipushi copper-zinc project, both located in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Katanga province.  The raise is comprised of 50 million Class A common shares at a price of $2.00 per share.  Billionaire founder and Chairman, Robert… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 19, 2013 BY Thom Calandra

THE CALANDRA REPORT: Subscribe $91 yearly ELKO, Nevada — Last week, in a presentation panel in Toronto, I told an audience of 200 that Gold Standard Ventures‘ (GSV in Canada and USA) Dave Mathewson and another Nevada stalwart, geologist Roger Steininger at NuLegacy Gold (NUG in Canada), were of a type: good old Nevada boys… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 14, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

I was able to catch up with billionaire Ivanhoe Mines (TSX:IVN) Executive Chairman Robert Friedland in Toronto yesterday. The Singapore-based mining legend was in Toronto this week to announce the launch of Ivanhoe Pictures, a new film and TV finance and production company, and to host the first investor presentations for his Ivanhoe Mines after… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 09, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

With excerpts from today’s Ivanhoe Mines news release. Robert Friedland, Executive Chairman of Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN), and Lars-Eric Johansson, Chief Executive Officer, announced today that the company is proceeding with the sinking of a bulk-sample shaft to access the underground Flatreef platinum, palladium, nickel, copper, gold and rhodium discovery at its Platreef Project in… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 06, 2013 BY Thom Calandra

THE CALANDRA REPORT: Subscribe $91 yearly and rising JOHANNESBURG — Ivanhoe Mines (TSX:IVN) this week began what looks like a two-year strategy to fortify deposit estimates and tune technical criteria for its Platreef/Flatreef platinum group metals properties in South Africa’s Limpopo Province. A bulk mining permit is in the works, one of perhaps 16 applications,… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 06, 2013 BY Travis McPherson

Micro-cap African explorer, Legend Gold (LGN:TSXV) has closed the acquisition of several exploration assets in Mali from Endeavour Mining (EDV:TSX) and has also acquired a private Canadian exploration company called Corado Resources which has assets in the Congo.  Legend recently rolled back their shares 6:1, giving them a total share count of 13.4 million and… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 05, 2013 BY Thom Calandra

No time to write. May be surprise assays soon from Ivanhoe Mines’ Gabon gold property. Attached are photos from Drc Kamoa and Kipushi projects. Kamoa is likely biggest high grade copper property in world. In SA now at Flatreef Platreef … the African Minerals property that has been in Ivanhoe family since 1991. Platinum nickel… Continue Reading

POSTED ON September 03, 2013 BY Tommy Humphreys

Just a friendly reminder that Robert Friedland’s Ivanplats has been renamed Ivanhoe Mines and has commenced trading under the symbol IVN on the TSX. Mr. Friedland is touring investors around his properties in South Africa and the DRC this week. Our August 22, 2013 prediction that he would soon send Ivanhoe’s shares above $2 has… Continue Reading

POSTED ON August 28, 2013 BY Travis McPherson

Billionaire promoter and resource developer, Robert Friedland to change name of Ivanplats (IVP:TSX) back to his favorite resource company name, Ivanhoe Mines.  The name change will take effect September 3, 2013 and will trade on the TSX under the symbol “IVN”. “The original Ivanhoe Mines and its predecessor company, Indochina Goldfields, earned international recognition and… Continue Reading

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