Opening of Eldorado Gold's Lamaque Mine : AN AUSPICIOUS DAY FOR QUÉBEC ACCORDING TO THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION
Québec City, June 26, 2019 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) is proud to highlight the official opening of Eldorado Gold's Lamaque Mine in Val d’Or. This is the first new gold mine to open in Québec since 2015.
Eldorado Gold is already well...
F.J. O’Connell Trophies : OUTSTANDING WORKPLACE HEALTH AND SAFETY RESULTS BY THREE MINING COMPANIES HONOURED BY THE QUEBEC MINING ASSOCIATION
Québec City, June 7, 2019 – At its annual convention, the Quebec Mining Association (QMA) recognized the outstanding performance of three mining companies in the field of workplace health and safety during the year and presented F.J. O’Connell...
FOUR QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION MEMBERS HONOURED
Québec City, April 30, 2019 – The Québec Mining Association is proud to announce that four of its members—Construction Kiewit, Eldorado Gold's Lamaque Mine, Glencore's Raglan Mine, and Agnico Eagle Mines' Lapa Mine—were honoured at Les Mercuriades...
Québec government budget for 2019-2020 : A BUDGET THAT SUPPORTS THE MINING SECTOR… INDIRECTLY
Québec City, March 21, 2019 – Without offering any direct measures to support mineral development in Québec, the first budget tabled by the Legault government includes some promising measures to accelerate the issue of environmental...
Release of the Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan : STRATEGIC DIRECTIONS THAT MATCH THE ACTIONS OF THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION
Québec City, March 4, 2019 – The Québec Mining Association (QMA) welcomes the Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan released by the Government of Canada, which contains strategic directions that match the QMA's actions to make Québec's mining sector...
Québec ranked 4th best mining jurisdiction worldwide by the Fraser Institute : THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION DELIGHTED BY QUÉBEC’S OVERALL PERFORMANCE AND ANXIOUS TO SEE IT REGAIN 1ST PLACE
Québec City, February 28, 2019 – Québec continues to progress in the annual Fraser Institute survey of the mining sector, rising from 6th to 4th place worldwide as an attractive destination for mining investment. This improvement is viewed in a...
New cabinet appointment : THE QUÉBEC MINING ASSOCIATION CONGRATULATES BENOIT CHARETTE ON HIS APPOINTMENT AS QUÉBEC'S NEW MINISTER OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE
Québec City, January 8, 2019 – Following the cabinet shuffle completed by François Legault, the Québec Mining Association (QMA) notes the appointment of Benoit Charette as Minister of the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change. It...