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BC Government Announces New Funding Plans for Mining

The government of British Columbia announced plans to improve the co-ordination of major mine permits and improve turnaround time for notice of work permits. Premier Christy Clark also committed to extending the province's new mine allowance to 2020, which allows new mines and major expansions to deduct 133 percent of capital costs.

Elmer Stewart of Copper Fox Metals: Van Dyke Still Has Room to Grow

Copper – Elmer Stewart, CEO of Copper Fox Metals, discussed his company's projects with Resource Investing News at VRIC. Specifically, Stewart touched on the recently released initial resource estimate for the company's potential in-situ Van Dyke copper project in Arizona, noting that the deposit remains open for expansion.

Taseko Mines Gets EAC Extension for New Prosperity Project

Copper – Taseko Mines' New Prosperity copper-gold project got another nod from the BC government this week. The miner announced Thursday that it has received a five-year extension to its environmental assessment certificate for the project, giving it a little more time to get permits in order.