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Redacted PDAC

March 04, 2014

The largest mining conference in the world is underway in Toronto. More than a few stories concern the north and the prospects north of 56.

The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) represents the interests of the Canadian mineral exploration and development industry. Its annual conference held each March in Toronto is big: with over 1,000 exhibitors, 30,147 attendees from 126 countries. Prime Minister Harper showed up. Various organizations vie for exposure and press the flesh for potential clients.

A few stories of note:



The news from Mr.Oliver on mining and oil and gas disclosure requirements is a bold move to increase transparency. The devil is in the details and we will have to await to see the level of detail required to be disclosed.