A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Angkor Gold Corp. (TSXV:ANK) announced the discovery of a third mineralized porphyry system in the southeast of its Cambodia-based Oyadao South tenement. The copper-moly discovery is called Halo and it covers an area of 1 kilometer by 750 meters.
Kombat Copper Inc. (TSXV:KBT) announced that it’s received assay results from nine further holes from its recently completed 35-hole drill program. According to the company, the results “continue to indicate a near-surface mineral resource.”
Cyprium Mining Corp. (TSXV:CUG) announced expansion plans for its flotation plant in Aldama, Mexico. Its two main objectives are to maximize recoveries at the plant and ultimately double its capacity to 200 tons per day.
Alexandria Minerals Corp. (TSXV:AZX,OTC Pink:ALXDF) released an updated NI 43-101 mineral resource estimate for its Manitoba-based WIM project, noting that indicated and inferred resource tonnages have increased by 40 and 64 percent, respectively, over the 2008 estimate.
The Wall Street Journal reported that Southern Copper Corp. (NYSE:SCCO) plans to temporarily halt development of its $1.4-billion Tia Maria copper project. The move follows nearly two months of “increasingly violent protests” that have left three people dead.
Mineweb reported that the idea that there will be a copper market surplus this year is being questioned by more and more market participants. While some anticipate a more balanced scenario, others are predicting a deficit.