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Exploration news 2003

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December 30, 2003: A new world-leading mining and smelting company – New Boliden – is born

December 19, 2003: ScanMining: Proved ore reserve at Pahtavaara mine increases by 300,000 tonnes

December 9, 2003: Dragon Mining reports encouraging drill results from the Hanhimaa gold prospect, Central Lapland

December 2, 2003: Kettukuusikko gold prospect filed for upcoming tender

December 2, 2003: Ministry of Trade and Industry and GTK improve availability of exploration data

December 2, 2003: Geoservice center strengthens services as VTT Mineral Processing joins GTK

November 24, 2003: Belvedere Resources: Update on gold exploration in Finland

November 24, 2003: Dragon Mining reports on high-grade drill hole intercepts at the Jokisivu gold prospect and Orivesi mine

November 20, 2003: Northern Lion Gold Corp.: 3D IP survey completed at Haveri

November 10, 2003: Exploration and precious metal assets transaction from Outokumpu to Dragon concluded

November 7, 2003: Outokumpu Oyj: Sale of precious metals assets to Dragon completed (in Finnish)

November 3, 2003: Kaaresselkä gold prospect in Central Lapland to Tertiary Minerals

October 25, 2003: Boliden-Outokumpu transaction signed

October 20, 2003: Riddarhyttan Resources: High gold grades indicated in the Main and Central Zones at Suurikuusikko

October 16, 2003: Northern Lion Gold has started exploration at Haveri with ground geophysical survey

October 15, 2003: ScanMining AB: Ore reserves at Pahtavaara increased to 1.26 Mt (in Swedish)

October 14, 2003: Conroy’s latest sampling programme enhances diamond targets in Finland

October 9, 2003: Sale of precious metals assets of Outokumpu to Dragon Mining

October 6, 2003: Outokumpu sold its shares in Inmet Mining Co.

September 29, 2003: Northern Lion Gold Co. raised over 4 million CAD for the Haveri gold project

September 23, 2003: Transfer of the VTT Mineral technology laboratory to GTK

September 11, 2003: Outokumpu Oyj: Sale of Arctic Platinum Partnership to Gold Fields completed

September 10, 2003: Tulikivi Corporation to purchase Kuhmo-based Kivia Oy

September 8, 2003: Outokumpu and Boliden in a major zinc and copper restructuring

September 8, 2003: Boliden and Outokumpu to create a world-leading mining and smelting company

September 4, 2003: Outokumpu exiting precious metals mining

September 4, 2003: Dragon Mining to acquire the precious metals assets of Outokumpu Mining Oy

September 3, 2003: Belvedere announces promising results from drilling at the Kopsa Au-Cu prospect

August 28, 2003: Outokumpu is aligning all its business under the Outokumpu brand

August 20, 2003: Riddarhyttan to transfer all inferred near-surface resource into indicated category by intense drilling

August 11, 2003: Riddarhyttan Resources: New positive results of gold exploration in Suurikuusikko, Finland

August 11, 2003: Outokumpu received notification from Gold Fields that it will exercise its pre-emptive right in Arctic Platinum Partnership

August 8, 2003: Gold Fields Ltd will exercise its pre-emptive right to acquire Outokumpu's 49% stake in the Arctic Platinum Project

July 21, 2003: Tertiary Minerals plc: Palokiimanselkä gold mineralisation possibly much larger than previously estimated

July 17, 2003: Northern Lion Gold granted new claim reservations around Haveri

July 11, 2003: Outokumpu's share in Arctic Platinum Partnership to South Atlantic

July 11, 2003: South Atlantic Ventures to acquire 49% of the Arctic Platinum Partnership

July 8, 2003: The Kälviä ilmenite deposits sold to Kalvinit Oy

July 2, 2003: Nickel occurrence in Central-Eastern Finland now offered for tender by the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Finland

June 25, 2003: Vision Gate management reports on a visit to Haveri

June 23, 2003: Vision Gate changes name to Northern Lion Gold

June 9, 2003: Belvedere drilling at Kopsa and Kuusamo in summer 2003

June 3, 2003: The Kuovila calcite-wollastonite prospect and the Hakala calcite prospect in south-western Finland now offered for tender by the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Finland

May 8, 2003: ScanMining reopens the Pahtavaara gold mine in Northern Finland (in Swedish)

April 3, 2003: Vision Gate Ventures is proceeding with the Haveri property

March 24, 2003: Riddarhyttan Resources: New high gold-grade zones and lodes encountered at Suurikuusikko

March 17, 2003: Belvedere announces assay results from its Kopsankangas property

February 21, 2003: Belvedere update on Arkala and Kaskela base-metal, and Kopsa and Kuusamo gold claims

February 20, 2003: Riddarhyttan Resources AB financial statement year 2002

February 11, 2003: European Diamonds PLC: Next phase of drilling commences at Lentiira Property

February 4, 2003: Riddarhyttan receives permit for gold mining at Suurikuusikko

January 2, 2003: GTK report on iron oxide-copper-gold potential in northern Finland

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