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 started working for Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She holds a Certificate in Editing from Simon Fraser University, which she completed in 2013.
New Zimbabwe reported that a Beitbridge Border Post customs clearing agent teamed up with two other men to steal a cobalt-containing truck from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Christopher Chitauro, the truck’s driver, was in the hospital with malaria at the time.
Roskill Information Services Ltd. announced the release of a new report titled Cobalt: Market Outlook to 2018. In the report, the firm notes that it expects the cobalt market to remain in oversupply until 2016; as a result, prices will likely be kept in check in the medium term.
Fortune Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FT,OTCQX:FTMDF) announced yesterday that Ken Cheveldayoff, Saskatchewan’s minister of environment, has approved, “subject to certain conditions,” its proposed Saskatchewan Metals Processing Plant (SMPP).
St-Georges Platinum & Base Metals Ltd. (CNSX:SX) announced that it has entered into a binding agreement to acquire two projects in the Zambia-based Kasempa and Mwinilunga districts. One is an iron ore-copper-gold-nickel project and the other is a copper-cobalt project.
The Wall Street Journal reported that in a bid to secure future cobalt supply, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corp. (JOGMEC) has signed a 15-year contract with the International Seabed Authority under which it will have permission to explore 150 cobalt-rich crust blocks.