Raiden to launch drilling programme at copper-gold licence in Serbia in Q2

MINEX Forum | April 16, 2019
img0 Australian mining group Raiden Resources said it plans to launch a diamond drilling programme at its Donje Nevlje copper-gold project in southern Serbia in the second quarter of 2019. The 1,500-metre diamond drilling programme aims to evaluate porphyry and epithermal mineralisation prospects and will be based on the modelling of the induced polarization (IP) data ...

Rio Tinto drafting documentation for lithium borate mining project in Serbia

MINEX Forum | April 8, 2019
img0 Anglo-Australian mining group Rio Tinto is drafting the project documentation for the construction of the Jadar lithium borate mine in Serbia, said the company’s country head for Serbia, Marnie Finlayson. Finlayson discussed the development of the project at a meeting with Serbia’s infrastructure minister Zorana Mihajlovic, the infrastructure ministry said in a press release. “Jadar is a ...

Mundoro announces completing the third year exploration program on the JOGMEC-Mundoro JV project

MINEX Forum | March 26, 2019
img0 Mundoro Capital Inc. (TSXV: MUN, www.mundoro.com) (“Mundoro” or the “Company”)  is pleased to announce completion of the third year exploration program with Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (“JOGMEC”), on the Borsko Jezero license (“Borsko”) located within the Timok Magmatic Complex (“Timok”) in eastern Serbia.  This exploration program is the third year of the ...

First contours of the Čukar Peki deposit exploration adit emerging, Serbia

MINEX Forum | December 19, 2018
img0 After seven months of the Čukar Peki exploration adit development, the first mining infrastructure elements of the future copper mine are visible. This mine is operated by the company Rakita, the daughter company of the Canadian company, Nevsun. The development of an entry/exit adit was started. The adit should be some 2,600 meters long and ...

Medgold hunts for gold in Serbia with Fortuna Silver

MINEX Forum | November 27, 2018
img0 Medgold Resources (TSXV: MED; US-OTC: MGLDF) is wrapping up a nearly 5,000-metre exploration program at its Tlamino gold-silver-lead-zinc project in southern Serbia that partner Fortuna Silver Mines (TSX: FVI; NYSE: FSM) is funding. Fortuna extended the 2,400-metre program based on early results, including 13.4 metres from 42 metres downhole grading 5.06 grams gold, 109 grams ...

Canada’s Erin boron exploration in Serbia shows serious mining potential

MINEX Forum | August 27, 2018
img0 Canada-based mineral exploration and development company Erin Ventures’ exploration activities in Serbia show the country has a significant boron mining potential, a Serbian government aide has said. “The research indicates that there is good potential, but still there is no verification so we cannot precisely say what the reserves are,” Ivan Jankovic, an advisor to ...

Rio Tinto invests $100 mln in Jadar project in Serbia since 2004

MINEX Forum | August 7, 2018
img0 British-Australian mining corporation Rio Tinto has invested $100 million (86.3 million euro) in the development of the Jadar lithium borate discovery in Serbia since 2004, the Serbian government said. “As Jadar can significantly influence the development of Loznica and the whole region, the government has established an inter-ministerial working group to cooperate with the investor ...

Serbia anticipates investors from China

David McHutchon | July 12, 2017
img0 In the 19th century mansion in central Belgrade where bureaucrats plan some of Serbia’s important overseas projects, 64-year-old Ivan Mrkic is busy unpacking boxes teeming with the books, research papers and maps he needs to become an instant expert on China. Mrkic, a one-time Foreign Minister, anticipates investors from Hong Kong and Beijing will pour tens of millions of euros into eastern Europe and he wants Serbia — among ...

The 2nd MINEX Europe Mining & Exploration Forum was held on 14-16 June 2017 in Belgrade

David McHutchon | June 28, 2017
img0 MINEX Europe Mining & Exploration Forum offered vibrant platform for dissemination of innovative technologies and promoting investment opportunities for mining and exploration across Eastern, Central and Southern Europe. The Forum brought together over 170 delegates from 24 countries representing mining and technical projects, European and Global mine operators, Practitioners from consulting companies, Equipment suppliers and software providers, ...