Articles Tagged "Copper Company News"

Pacific Booker Minerals Reports Morrison Assessment Suspended Pending Mt. Polley Review Panel Outcome

Copper – Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. (TSXV:BKM,NYSE MKT:PBM) announced that the Honourable Mary Polak, Minister of Environment, has suspended environmental assessment of Pacific Booker's Morrison Copper/Gold project. The assessment has been suspended pending the outcome of the Independent Expert Engineering Investigation and Review Panel relating to the recent tailings dam breach at B.C.'s Mt. Polley mine.

Rio Tinto’s Subsidiary Stripped of Significant Rights, Papua New Guinea

Copper – Mining.com reported today that Bougainville Copper Limited (ASX:BOC), a subsidiary of Rio Tinto (LSE:RIO, ASX:RIO) operating in the autonomous region of Bougainville within Papua New Guinea, has seen many of its rights stripped after the passing of a new bill in the region on Friday morning.

Superior Copper Appoints the Honourable Ernie Eves to Board, Stakes Additional Land Claims

Copper – Superior Copper Corporation (TSXV:SPC) has appointed former member of the Provincial Parliament of Ontario Ernie Eves to its board of directors. Also, Superior Copper has staked additional land claims in the Mamainse Point area, increasing the company's land position to roughly 17,874 hectares.