The growing trend of working abroad has reached the mining industry, and as a result, many Canadian mining companies have set up exploration sites worldwide. In this section of Mining and Energy, we will monitor hot commodities, profile companies making the transition to working abroad, and look at suppliers and equipment, minerals and much more.

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Mining Insider, Mines, Global Transparency and confidence waning in Canada’s mining exploration permit process

According to a new study released by the Fraser Institute, investors are losing confidence in the mineral exploration permit process.

The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Member of Parliament.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Mining Association of Canada comments on cabinet shuffle

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) welcomes the appointment of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi as Canada's new Minister of Natural Resources.

Cover of report recently released by Canada's Ecofiscal Commission.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Ecofiscal Commission urges governments to make environmental disasters less likely by closing gaps

Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission released a new report, Responsible Risk: How putting a price on environmental risk makes disasters less likely

Stuart Brown, new permanent President and CEO of Mountain Province Diamonds Inc.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Mountain Province Diamonds appoints Stuart Brown to the Board of Directors, President and CEO

Mountain Province Diamonds is a 49% participant with De Beers Canada in the Gahcho Kué diamond mine located in Canada's Northwest Territories.

One of Polycor's white marble quarries called Bethel White Star.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global, Quebec Canadian stone quarrier Polycor Inc. invests in Europe with the acquisition of 4 limestone quarries

Canadian-based company, Polycor Inc., is known for its vast portfolio of historic stones that were once used in the construction of North America.

Chalice Gold Mines is an international mineral exploration and development company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of high-quality gold and base metal projects.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global, Quebec New phase of exploration underway at East Cadillac Gold Project in Quebec

Program is aimed at building on recent discoveries and exploring new large-scale regional targets

Executive at PwC Canada.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Impressive financial performance spurs surge in mining investments

Exploration spending among Canadian-based Top 40 miners rises by 31% in 2018

MB Crusher equipment.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global MB Crusher dominates the field for Qatar FIFA 2022

The MB-S18 screening bucket at work at the Al Furousiya Street construction site in Doha

MetSoc logo.
Mining Insider, Education, Minerals, Global Canada’s Top Metallurgy & Materials Engineers 2018 Award recipients announced

The Excellence Program at MetSoc aims to honour those members of the Society who have excelled through their outstanding achievements to metallurgy.

Mine workers.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Impressive financial performance spurs surge in mining investments

Exploration spending among Canadian-based Top 40 miners rises by 31% in 2018

Klondex Mines logo
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Klondex announces Securityholder Approval of proposed acquisition by Hecla

Under the approved Plan of Arrangement, Hecla will acquire all of the issued and outstanding Klondex shares.

The Standard for Responsible Mining logo.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global New standard for responsible mining released

Multi-sector effort to certify social and environmental performance at mine sites globally

An out-of-this-world $20 silver coin, created by the Royal Canadian Mint in celebration of the 150th annivesary of the Royal Astronomical Society.
Mining Insider, Minerals, Mines, Global Real meteorite lands on Royal Canadian Mint collector coin

The coin arrives just in time for the 150th Anniversary of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada

Silhouette of mining truck against blue sky.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Teck named to 2018 Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada

The Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada transparently measures a diverse range of Canadian enterprises on sustainability metrics.

Worker wearing orange coveralls and googles.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Immersive Technologies and Simtars team up in Strategic Development of Safety Training Solutions

Both organizations have agreed to work collaboratively from June and explore technological advancements for optimal mining safety and sustainable practices.

The 2019 Kawasaki Mule Pro-MX
Mining Insider, Mines, Global 2019 Kawasaki Mule Pro-MX: midsize Mule model joins Kawasaki Mule Pro Side-X-Side line up

The all-new 2019 Kawasaki, MULE PRO-MX Side-X-Side brings a mid-size option to the MULE PRO Series.

Picture of dignitaries at Timok Upper Zone ground-breaking ceremony.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Nevsun breaks ground on exploration decline and provides update on the Timok Project

The project is expected to be completed in approximately twenty-four months, including development of diamond drilling platform bays at depth.

A CP Rail train travelling over a bridge.
Mining Insider, Mines, Global Praise for the quick resolution of CP Rail strike by mining industry

The Mining Association of Canada expressed relief at the news that Canadian Pacific Railway Limited and TCRC-T&E have reached a tentative four-year agreement.

A headshot of Gavin Mudd, Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering at RMIT in Melbourne, Australia
Minerals, Sustainability & environment, Global Are rare earth elements actually rare?

Gavin Mudd, associate professor of environmental engineering at RMIT University in Melbourne, shares his thoughts on rare earth elements.

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