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Maple Gold provides exploration update

Maple Gold Mines Ltd. has provided an update on ongoing exploration activities at its 100%-controlled Eagle Mine Property, located in Québec, Canada.

EU announces Critical Raw Minerals Act

The European Commission has proposed a comprehensive set of actions to ensure the EU’s access to a secure, diversified, affordable, and sustainable supply of critical raw materials.

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Australian gold price hits all-time record

The Australian dollar gold price hit an all-time record of A$2874 per ounce overnight, exceeding the previous high of A$2868 per ounce recorded on 6 August 2020, according to Melbourne-based gold mining consultants Surbiton Associates.


Underground production celebrated at Oyu Tolgoi

The Prime Minister of Mongolia and Rio Tinto Chief Executive meet 1.3 km underground to celebrate the commencement of underground production from the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine in the Gobi Desert.


Ariana Resources releases geophysical survey results at Kepez

Results from the latest geophysical data support the presence of a fully intact low-sulphidation epithermal vein system at Kepez Main. Additional exploration potential was identified at the high-grade Kepez North area, which will need to be drill tested further.


Ocean Partners UK Ltd to acquire Erris Zinc Ltd

Under the Heads of Terms Agreement Ocean Partners UK Ltd will acquire Erris Zinc Ltd, the company’s 100% owned subsidiary that owns the Abbeytown Zinc License in Ireland.