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A Russian tycoon is spearheading a $1-billion joint venture to develop the massive Tomtor REE deposit in the Russian Far East.
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Pacific Wildcat Resources Corp. (TSXV:PAW) announced that they have received support from Uhuru Kenyatta, President of the Republic of Kenya for their Mrima Hill Project.
Rare Element Resources Ltd. (AMEX:REE,NYSE:REE,TSX:RES) announced that the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) has said that the Bear Lodge Project Plan of Operations is sufficient for the NEPA process to formally proceed.
Pacific Wildcat Resources Corp. (TSXV:PAW) announced that assaying work has begun on the remaining 37 holes drilled in 2012 at the Mrima Hill Niobium and Rare Earth Project in Kenya.
Peak Resources Limited (ASX:PEK,OTCQX:PKRLY) announced that they have produced two refined rare earth products at ANSTO Minerals into saleable form.
Quest Rare Minerals (TSX:QRM) Vice-President of Investor and Corporate Affairs Anil Singh spoke with the Investing News Network during PDAC in Toronto on Quebec as an excellent mining jurisdiction because of its "rich mining history, favourable fiscal regime, and strong labour pool."
Orbite Aluminae (TSX:ORT) VP Corporate Development Marc Johnson spoke with the Investing News Network during PDAC 2013 in Toronto on local production of low-cost smelter-grade alumina in Gaspe, Quebec.
NioCorp Developments (TSXV:NB) President and CEO, Peter Dickie, spoke to the Investing News Network during PDAC in Toronto on Nebraska as a "hidden gem".
At the 2013 Vancouver Resource Investment Conference, André Gauthier, CEO of Matamec Explorations Inc. (TSXV:MAT) spoke to Investing News Network on Matamec Exploration's Rare Earth projects in Quebec. He also discusses the Company's partnership with Toyotsu Rare Earth Canada.
The International Business Times reported that China's rare earth exports went up in April, lifted by buyers taking advantage of low prices, as well as an increase in demand from Japan.
Star Africa reported that Malawi has begun a $20 million exploration campaign, on the hunt for rare earth metals.
Mineweb reported that a Japanese research team has determined that salmon sperm may serve as a useful, low-cost tool in extracting rare earths.
The SG Gate reported that the Pea Ridge mine may be re-opened as its vast rare earth resources represents an alternative energy source.