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Convention grows in leaps and bounds

By: Janice Healing The goal for the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) 2012 convention is to once again be the world’s leading convention for the mineral exploration industry and to be the premier networking and educational event for a thriving industry. 

Company Announcement: The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada Announces 2012 Award Recipients

Toronto, December 22, 2011—The Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2012 awards for outstanding contributions to and excellence in the minerals industry. The PDAC’s prestigious awards program goes back to 1977, when the first Bill... 

Fresnillo could beat target of doubling output by 2018

By: Liezel Hill Fresnillo, the world's biggest primary silver producer, remains committed to its goal of doubling silver-equivalent output within ten years, and may even exceed the target if it dabbles in acquisitions or joint ventures that add to production, CEO Jaime Lomelín said on Monday. Fresnillo's three... 


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