Alphamin announces updated DFS

Tin explorer, Alphamin Resources Corp.(TSX-V:AFM), has announced an updated feasibility study (DFS) for its Bisie tin project in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, to reflect an increase in Mineral Resources at the site. In May this year the company reported a...

Alphamin publish full DFS study for Bisie

Canada-listed Alphamin Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: AFM) has published the full, NI 43-101compliant, Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) for its Bisie tin project, in North Kivu, DR Congo. The study, led by MDM Engineering, concludes that the project is economically viable,...

Alphamin announces US$10 million investment by IDC

TSX-V listed Alphamin Resources Corp. has announced an agreed investment worth up to US$ 10 M by the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Ltd. (IDC) in return for a 14.25% equity stake in Alphamin DR, the companies subsidiary in the Democratic Republic...

Formalisation prospects for DRC tin production

Recent presentations at the 2015 ITRI China International Tin Forum in Shanghai by Mining Mineral Resources (MMR) and TSX-V listed Alphamin Resources Corp., who both have active tin projects in DR Congo, have highlighted the potential for the ongoing formalisation of...

Congo mine boss plans pure tin operation.

In what the owner hopes will be the first integrated tin mining and smelting operation in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Victor Kasongo, the ex-Congolese mine regulator and deputy minister has received financial backing to mechanise the tin mining operations...

Alphamin resumes drilling at Bisie

Alphamin Resources has recommenced drilling at its Bisie tin prospect following assurances from the Democratic Republic of Congo government over security. An incident in July had resulted in all staff being evacuated from the site. Bisie and the surrounding Walikale...

DR Congo government wants bigger stake in mine projects

Plans by Democratic Republic of Congo to raise its stake in new mining projects to 35% from 5% under a revised mining code have unnerved investors, Reuters reported. DR Congo – which holds rich deposits of copper, tin, cobalt and gold – is reviewing its...