Lion One Looks To Make Tuvatu A High Grade Mine

Lion One Metals is now looking forward to becoming Fiji’s next high grade gold mining operation. This follows the Australian Stock Exchange company being granted a Special Mining Lease for the company’s Tuvatu Gold project by the Fijian Government. Tuvatu is in Sabeto, north of Nadi. Lion One chairman and chief executive, Walter Berukoff, said:…

Green Light For Mine

by: Litia Mathewsell EMPLOYMENT opportunities are expected to significantly increase this year at Tuvatu Gold Mine where a license to mine has been approved by the Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources. Mineral Resources director Malakai Finau confirmed the approval was issued on February 22, and they were working on other lease documents before the…

Lion One Moves Permitting Forward in Fiji

Fiji’s Department of Environment has approved two key permits for Lion One Metals’ (TSXV: LIO; US-OTC: LOMLF; ASX: LLO) high-grade Tuvatu gold project, about 50 km south of Vatukoula, the country’s oldest operating mine. Green-lighting the project’s construction and operation environment management plans allows Lion One to develop a processing plant, build a mine underground…

Gold Deal

by: Repeka Nasiko CANADIAN company, Lion One Metals Limited has secured a 21-year surface lease from the iTaukei Lands Trust Board to begin its Tuvatu Gold Project in Nadi. The announcement was made last week after a three-year discussion with landowners. “The agreement for the Tuvatu Surface Lease was reached after nearly three years and…

Tuvatu Mining Licence Bid Soon

By Rachna Lal Canadian miners Lion One Limited are looking forward to applying for their mining licence for the planned Tuvatu Gold Mine in Sabeto Valley near Nadi Airport. Project manager, David Pals, confirmed this and said they expect to complete the Environmental Impact Assessment by late this month. “We will apply for a mining…

Mine Work Near Start At Tuvatu

By Jyoti Pratibha Environmental impact assessment (EIA) public consultations for the planned Tuvatu Gold Mine, Nadi,will be held next week. Project Manager David Pals of Lion One Limited said the company was committed to developing the Tuvatu Project in the Sabeto Valley. The area was previously explored by Emperor Gold Mines, the former operators of…

Lion One’s defining year in Fiji’s gold fields

While many juniors find current market conditions difficult to bear, Lion One Metals (LIO-V) is brimming with optimism and bracing itself for a bountiful year. Such bullishness can be attributed to the company’s enviable position amongst juniors: not only does it have a highly prospective project in the heart of elephant country, but it also…

Mine To Open Soon

by Ioane Burese The government says the mining industry is on the roll following the opening of the bauxite mine in Bua with recent reports now revealing the Namosi copper mine to be opened next year, will bring in millions of dollars. An Information Ministry statement says the Mineral Resources Department is anticipating another find…