Gold – SEMAFO Inc. (TSX:SMF) announced that its heads of agreement with Middle Island Resources Limited (ASX: MDI) for the sale of a 100 percent interest in African GeoMin Mining Development Corporation Limited (“AGMDC”) has expired.
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Uranium – Visual Capitalist published this infographic, sponsored by Kivalliq Energy (TSX-V:KIV). Nuclear power is a clean energy source that will be used well into the future to help meet the world’s growing energy requirements. Here we highlight uranium’s history, properties, and fundamentals moving forward.
Uranium – Mining Weekly reported that French company Areva (EPA:AREVA) has partially restarted uranium production at its Somair mine in Niger that had been damaged as a result of a suicide bomber attack in May.
Uranium – Homeland Uranium Inc. announced that its board has approved the completion of a unit offering at C$0.005/unit and the company will issue up to 100 million common shares and purchase warrants for gross proceeds of C$500,000.
Uranium – Major companies like AREVA and Cameco understand how important it is to mitigate risks such as fighting in Mali and Nigerian resource nationalism by geographically diversifying their assets.
Uranium – Mining Weekly reported that Niger wants to renegotiate its partnership terms on uranium mining with Areva, a deal which generates €100-million for the country. Niger president Mahamadou Issoufou said they are also looking to partner with other mining investors in their effort to boost their country’s economy.
Uranium – Reuters reported that France has sent special forces to protect uranium sites in Areva as possible rebel attacks threaten the safety of its interests.
Uranium – Reuters reported Niger has warned Areva (EPA:AREVA) it can't support a uranium mining company that fails to meet production deadlines.
Uranium – Reuters reported a one-day strike at Areva's (EPA:AREVA) Somair uranium mine in Niger has ended as negotiations regarding conditions resumed.
Uranium – Reuters reported 1,200 uranium workers at Areva's (EPA:AREVA) Niger uranium mine have gone on strike for 72 hours demanding higher wages.