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2008-08-12 09:01:18

Petaquilla Copper Ltd. ("PTC" or the "Company") (TSX: PTC) today announced its formal response to the unsolicited offer by 6910360 Canada Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Inmet Mining Corporation ("Inmet") to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of PTC (the "Inmet Offer"). The Company's response and related materials (the "Directors' Circular") will be mailed to PTC shareholders today and filed on SEDAR (www.sedar.com). The Directors' Circular is also available from the Company's...

2008-08-11 09:01:11

Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (TSX: NDM)(AMEX: NAK) ("Northern Dynasty" or the "Company") announces the appointment of Marchand Snyman as Chief Financial Officer and Director of the Company and the election of Russell Hallbauer as a Director of the Company. Marchand Snyman is a Chartered Accountant with over 14 years of experience. He was a director of Muratie Investments Pty Limited between 2003 and 2006, an Australian mining consultancy providing advisory services to businesses in...

2008-08-11 09:01:11

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 11, 2008) - Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (TSX:NDM)(AMEX:NAK) ("Northern Dynasty" or the "Company") announces the appointment of Marchand Snyman as Chief Financial Officer and Director of the Company and the election of Russell Hallbauer as a Director of the Company. Marchand Snyman is a Chartered Accountant with over 14 years of experience. He was a director of Muratie Investments Pty Limited between 2003 and 2006, an Australian mining...

2008-07-30 18:00:42

By Tim Huber A global consolidation of the coal industry is shifting into overdrive. Mining giant Teck Cominco said Tuesday it will buy up all of the Fording Canadian Coal Trust for close to $14 billion in cash and stock. The deal is just the latest in a growing string of giant acquisitions centered on coking coal, a key raw material for certain steel mills. Coking coal prices have gained more than 50 percent since April 1 to $250 a ton or more, driven by tight supplies and demand from...

2008-07-28 15:00:44

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 28, 2008) - Minco Silver Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Silver") (TSX:MSV) is pleased to announce that Mr. Christopher Zahovskis has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer for Minco Silver. Mr. Zahovskis will be based at the Head Office in Vancouver, Canada and will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Company. Mr. Zahovskis graduated from Queen's University, Canada, with an Honors B.Sc. in Mining Engineering. He brings...

2008-07-25 21:00:28

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 25, 2008) - Teck Cominco Limited (TSX:TCK.A and TCK.B, NYSE:TCK) ("Teck") announced today that shareholders of Global Copper Corp. have voted to approve the previously announced plan of arrangement under which Teck Cominco will acquire all of the shares of Global. Global's principal asset is the Relincho copper project in Chile. Substantially all of Global's other assets, including Global's interest in the Taca Taca and San Jorge properties in...

2008-07-24 09:00:56

NovaGold Resources Inc. (TSX: NG)(AMEX: NG) will host a conference call and webcast today at 11 am PST (2 pm EST) to discuss its quarterly results and provide an update on its portfolio of projects, along with a Q&A for analysts and fund managers. Toll-free 1-800-952-4972 or webcast at www.novagold.net During the conference call, NovaGold's President & CEO will review progress at NovaGold's core projects and discuss significant milestones anticipated over the next 12 months. The...

2008-07-22 18:00:44

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 22, 2008) - Gryphon Gold Corporation (TSX:GGN)(OTCBB:GYPH) is pleased to announce that mining engineer John L. Key has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and Director of Gryphon Gold Corporation. With more then 30 years of successfully building and operating mines, he is well qualified to lead Gryphon in the development of its two gold deposits and in following up on its recent exploration successes. As a consultant to Gryphon Gold these...

2008-07-14 18:00:30

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA AND MADRID, SPAIN--(Marketwire - July 14, 2008) - Teck Cominco Limited (TSX: TCK.A and TCK.B, NYSE:TCK) and Xstrata Zinc today announce the closure of the joint venture Lennard Shelf Pillara mine in Western Australia. Operations are expected to cease by early August. The Pillara mine has become uneconomic, primarily due to the sharp decline in zinc and lead prices compounded by the appreciation in the Australian dollar. Higher energy and labour costs and lower...

2008-07-08 15:00:41

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 8, 2008) - Golden Arrow Resources Corporation (TSX VENTURE:GRG)(FRANKFURT:GAC)(WKN A0B6XQ) ("Golden Arrow" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced diamond drill program on its 100% owned San Jose Gold Project in Jujuy Province, northwest Argentina. A total of 1429m of HQ core was drilled in 18 holes along a 1.2km mineralized trend with three gold zones previously identified by soil sampling and...