Canada Mines

We Still Need to Pay Attention to Nuclear Safety in Quebec

Gerard Montpetit | Posted 10.06.2015 | Canada Politics
Gerard Montpetit

Remember that a few years ago, the Harper government fired Linda Keen, then President of the CNSC, because she questioned the safety of the Chalk River reactor, which produces bio-medical isotopes. By firing a person who had as her mandate the safety of citizens in nuclear matters, and who had the courage to question the laxity of nuclear industry safety, has the CNSC and the Canadian government truly protected the public?

Canada's Mining Sector Braces For Challenging 2015

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canada's mining sector is bracing for another challenging year in 2015 as slower growth in China is expected to continue to dampen selling ...

BC's Mania For Mining Not Shared By Residents: Poll

CBC | Posted 01.16.2012 | Canada Business

The B.C. government is bucking the opinion of a large majority of residents of the province with its plan to intensively expand the minin...

BC Mine Wins Review

CBC | Posted 01.07.2012 | Canada

Taseko Mines will get a second kick at the can for its controversial gold and copper mine at Fish Lake, B.C. The Canadian Environmental A...

Northgate Minerals To Acquire Primero Mining

THE CANADIAN PRESS | Posted 09.12.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- Northgate Minerals Corp. (TSX:NGX) has agreed to acquire Primero Mining Corp. (TSX:P) in a deal valued at US$409 million in stoc...