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What is Social License?

In light of the tailings pond breach at Imperial Metals’ Mount Polley mine and the toxic leak at Grupo Mexico’s Buenavista, it’s certainly a good time for investors to revisit the importance of social license.

Midnight Sun Mining Drills 14.2 Metres Grading 5.71% Copper at Solwezi, Zambia

Midnight Sun Mining Corp. (TSXV:MMA) released results from its core drilling program that was recently completed on the Solwezi copper property in northwest Zambia. The program was undertaken during April and May of 2014 and consisted of 739 metres HQ core drilled in 12 holes, and targeted an area of the Solwezi property roughly 10 kilometres southwest of First Quantum Minerals’s (TSX:FM) Kansanshi mine, the largest copper mine in Africa.