A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte is excited to have joined the Investing News Network as an editorial assistant, and looks forward to gaining more knowledge about the commodities sector. She plans to complete her certificate in the spring of 2013.
Buchans Minerals Corp. (TSXV:BMC) and its partner, Minco plc (LSE:MIO), provided the results of a preliminary bench-scale pre-concentration program conducted on a composite sample from Buchans’ Plymouth deposit, located at its New Brunswick-based Woodstock manganese property.
Mining Weekly reported that Transnet Freight Rail is putting together the first distributed power train for manganese. It will be made up of 208 wagons and is aimed at increasing the amount of manganese that is exported from Port Elizabeth and Coega in South Africa.
Silver Bull Resources Inc. (TSX:SVB,NYSE:SVBL) announced that the work completed at its Ndjole license over the past two years includes the drilling of three holes that intersect thick, near-surface manganese mineralization.
Mining Weekly reported that according to Gabon’s Mines Minister, BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP,LSE:BLT) will meet with the government of Gabon on April 16 to finalize a convention for the development of a manganese mine.