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  • MMG confident of overcoming Las Bambas issues 2016-10-21
    MMG remains on the lookout for acquisitions, as it continues to monitor the volatile situation around Las Bambasd Las Bambas...
  • ASX: Las Bambas Update 2016-10-19
  • Explor Start a Diamond Drill Program on the Chester Copper Property 2016-10-17

    ROUYN-NORANDA, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2016) - Explor Resources Inc. ("Explor" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:EXS)(OTCQX:EXSFF)(FRANKFURT:E1H1)(BERLIN:E1H1) is pleased to announce the start of a 2,000 meters diamond Drill program on the Chester Copper Property. The Chester Copper property is located in the Northumberland County, 70 km southwest of Bathurst, New Brunswick and 50 km west-northwest of Miramichi, New Brunswick, within the Bathurst Mining Camp. This area has an extensive history in base metal production from VMS deposits.

  • Protesters in Peru block key road to Las Bambas copper mine 2016-08-16
    Residents of Andean communities in Peru have blocked a key road to MMG's Las Bambas copper mine for the past week, forcing the Chinese-owned company to use an alternate route, the country's ombudsman's office said on Monday. The residents say the road passes through their lands and want the company to pay them for using it, said Artemio Solar, the head of the ombudsman's office in the region of Apurimac where the mine is located.
  • The one that got away 2016-08-16
    Glencore reminded of what it let go in the Las Bambas copper project

Haquira Information

  • General 2015-05-10
    Haquira is one of the world's major undeveloped copper deposits with excellent potential for a large-scale copper mine. It is located in southern Peru adjacent to the Las Bambas copper-gold project. First Quantum's acquisition of Antares Minerals and its principal asset, the Haquira deposit, was finalized in December 2010. The deposit has reported measured and indicated resources of 3.7 million tonnes of contained copper equivalent and inferred resources of 2.4 million tonnes of contained copper equivalent. Detailed soil sampling over targets identified in the 2012 helicopter magnetic survey has confirmed porphyry style geochemistry over six main target areas within the Haquira tenure. The multi-element sampling has demonstrated a very extensive footprint halo around known mineralization that should prove useful for defining new porphyry mineralization in Southern Peru. Exploration drilling at Haquira is likely to be postponed during 2013 while the Company concentrates on the community and environmental aspects of the project development.

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    First Quantum Minerals has applied for approval to extend the life of the Ravensthorpe nickel mine
  • African Energy, First Quantum advance Botswana coal/power project 2016-07-26
    ASX-listed African Energy Resources (AFR) is looking to update its mining study to meet the requirements of fuel delivery for a 450 MW integrated coal and power project, up from the 300 MW it had initially planned for its Botswana-based Sese project. The update forms part of the work programmes AFR will embark on, following a A$3-million commitment from its joint venture (JV) partner, Canada’s First Quantum Minerals.
  • First Quantum Announces Completion of the Sale of Kevitsa 2016-06-01

    TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 1, 2016) -

  • ASX: Ilo Copper Projects update, Peru 2016-05-26
  • Glencore to invest $1.1bn in three new shafts in Zambia 2016-03-30
    Glencore plans to invest over $1.1-billion in Zambia to sink three shafts with new technology that will extend mine life by over 25 years, its local unit said on Wednesday. "We firmly believe that we shall be able to overcome the challenges that we face today as a company and become profitable and operationally-efficient," Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) said in a statement.

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