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.
Mineweb’s Kip Keen said in a recent article that the zinc price is starting to show signs of life once again, having crossed the threshold of $1 per pound. However, in his piece he questions whether the base metal will be able to keep its head above that level for long.
Nevsun Resources Ltd. (TSX:NSU,NYSEMKT:NSU) released an update on its Bisha zinc expansion project, noting that overall it is nearly 60 percent complete, with zinc plant commissioning on track for mid-2016.
MMG has come forward to say that it will decide during 2015′s third quarter how to develop its Dugald River project. The company is hoping the mine will be able to replace output from its Century mine, which is set to close this year.
Nevada Zinc Corp. (TSXV:NZN) announced that Phase 2 drilling at its Lone Mountain property intersected “significant zinc mineralization” in an area that is over 200 meters from any drilling reported so far.
Canadian Zinc Corp. (TSX:CZN,OTCQB:CZICF) announced its financial results for 2014, also mapping out its plans for 2015. The company recorded a net loss and comprehensive loss of $12,434,000 for the year, up from $6,911,000 in 2013.
The company announced Monday that it’s started mining at its Caribou mine in New Brunswick, then followed that up Tuesday with the release of its 2014 financial results. The company’s share price has seen a modest 2.94-percent rise in those two days, closing Tuesday at $1.05.
Stephan Bogner of Rockstone Research Ltd. published a note that looks at recent drill results from Pasinex Resources Ltd. (CSE:PSE). In it, he notes that they are the best results released to date from the company’s Pinargozu project.