2016

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2016

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  • Nicolas Duvernois in Chibougamau

    19 / 05 / 2016 03:15

    On May 9, the Chibougamau-Chapais Chamber of Commerce welcomed founder of PUR Vodka and entrepreneurial role model, Nicolas Duvernois. More than 90 participants from the business community were present to hear Mr. Duvernois relate the highlights of his personal and professional journey during a h...

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  • Partnership for development of tourism products

    19 / 05 / 2016 03:14

    Tourisme Baie-James (TBJ) and the Administration régionale Baie-James (ARBJ) have joined forces to equip the James Bay region with a joint action plan for the development of tourism products. This approach aims to harmonize tourism products throughout the region. TBJ and the ARBJ are organizing a...

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  • Stornoway intersects kimberlite at Adamantin project

    19 / 05 / 2016 03:12

    On May 5, Stornoway announced the discovery of kimberlite at its Adamantin project located approximately 100 km south of the Renard Diamond Project and 25 km west of the extension of Highway 167.To date, 11 distinct kimberlite bodies have been identified and are interpreted to represent a new cen...

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  • Wine and passion

    09 / 05 / 2016 04:32

    The Chibougamau–Chapais Chamber of Commerce, together with ICM Chapais–Chibougamau, kicked off mining week 2016 with its annual Wine and Passion event on April 22 with guest of honour Luc Blanchette, minister for mines and minister responsible for the Abitibi-Témiscamingue and Nord-du-Québec regi...

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  • Goldcorp still hasn't found how far Éléonore goes

    09 / 05 / 2016 04:31

    It’s been a year since production began at the Éléonore Gold Mine, but it remains an open question just how far down the deposit extends. Goldcorp has set aside $5 million for 2016 to assess the scope of the deposit. For the full article (in French), click here.

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  • Sustainable development: Chantiers Chibougamau wood products make their mark

    09 / 05 / 2016 04:30

    The Montreal Regional Environment Council (CRE-Montreal) hosted the 10th edition of its Montreal Environment and Sustainable Development Awards Gala on April 26. Nine finalists were selected out of the 54 submissions received, including the Montreal Soccer Centre, with its wooden structure by Cha...

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  • A first for the Nord-du-Québec region

    27 / 04 / 2016 04:11

    Nuuhchimi Wiinuu, a Cree tourist site, opened its doors to visitors on April 1, 2016. Hailing from Oujé-Bougoumou, entrepreneurs David and Anna Bosum share their intimate knowledge of nature and their ancestor’s 6,000-year-old culture with visitors. Besides cultural and other varied activities, D...

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  • Introduction to prospecting and the carbon footprint

    27 / 04 / 2016 04:09

    Centre d’études collégiales à Chibougamau, partnered with Emploi-Québec and Table jamésienne de concertation minière will be holding a training workshop on the basic skills needed to become an independent prospector. This workshop will interest anyone wishing to learn the rudiments of prospecting...

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  • Public consultation: revitalization of downtown Chibougamau

    27 / 04 / 2016 04:07

    In September 2015, the Chibougamau municipal council began examining the matter of revitalizing the downtown area. A Special Planning Program (SPP) has been developed and will be submitted for public consultation at City Hall on Wednesday May 4, 2016, at 7 p.m. During the consultation, a number o...

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  • Oban completes acquisition of Souart Gold project from Multi-Ressources Boréal

    29 / 03 / 2016 03:10

    On March 10, Oban Mining Corporation acquired Multi-Ressources Boréal’s Souart gold property. The compilation of historical geological data and 3D modeling on the Souart property led to further definition of gold-bearing lenses in the area. The Souart property is located approximately 90 km east ...

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