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By Shane Lasley
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Agnico's golden Nunavut vision realized


Last updated 5/29/2020 at 3:47am

Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd.

Underground development at Meliadine, one of two Agnico Eagle gold mines to reach commercial production in Nunavut during 2019.

When Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. established a foothold in Nunavut roughly a decade ago, the gold mining company saw the northern Canadian Territory as a politically attractive and stable jurisdiction with enormous geological potential. With two new gold mines established in Nunavut this year, this vision is being realized.

"We see tremendous potential there and this is an inflection point and a tu...

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