Strong geophysical targets for Myanmar at Bawdwin

ASX listed base metal developer Myanmar Metals has reported outstanding results from a ground-based gradient array induced polarisation geophysical survey at its flagship Bawdwin deposit in central Myanmar. Interpretation of the survey data has given very strong indications of relatively shallow new zones of conductive sulphide mineralisation outside of Bawdwin’s existing base metal and silver […]

Systematic exploration underway at Bawdwin for Myanmar

ASX listed base metals developer Myanmar Metals is shifting gear in Myanmar as the company kicks off a major regional exploration program ahead of its highly anticipated drilling campaign due to commence later this year. The ASX listed multi-mineral developer is undertaking a comprehensive site-wide exploration program across its highly prospective Bawdwin lead/zinc/copper and silver […]

Myanmar reveals strong nickel-cobalt upside at Bawdwin

Myanmar Metals has unearthed some very significant intervals of copper and cobalt mineralisation by reassessing drill data generated over the last 12 months at its world class Bawdwin polymetallic deposit in central Myanmar. Previous drill assays focussed on other ore minerals that are present at Bawdwin including lead, zinc and silver which makes the presence […]

Bawdwin mine revival on cards as Myanmar Metals raises $35m

Perth-based Myanmar Metals has received binding commitments of $35 million from investors to advance the revival of the Bawdwin lead-zinc-silver-copper mine in northeast Myanmar. The heavily oversubscribed placement was raised at an issue price of 6 cents per share, and includes a previously announced $19.1 million in funding from Australian base metals company Perilya and […]

Myanmar secures big brother partner for Bawdwin

Myanmar Metals has secured a large, Myanmar-registered industrial company to partner up with on its world-class Bawdwin polymetallic deposit, located in central Myanmar. In a transaction that could potentially de-risk the future development and financing of the Bawdwin project, Myanmar Metals and its local partner Win Myint Mo Industries Co. have agreed to terms with […]

Myanmar gets free kick from 120,000 tonnes of copper

Myanmar Metals revival of the historic Bawdwin lead-zinc-silver deposit in Myanmar has produced a hefty copper bonus even before the first assays are in from the company’s maiden drill program. A new desk top analysis of the distribution of metals at Bawdwin, which was never mined for copper throughout its long history, has identified a […]

Myanmar Bawdwin lease dripping with base metals targets

A detailed review of Myanmar Metals’ historic Bawdwin zinc-lead-copper mine in Myanmar has discovered a treasure chest of high-grade exploration targets. The Perth-based explorer, backed by the revered Mark Creasy, last July snapped up an option over 85% of the historic Bawdwin mine, about 160 kms from China on the highway from Mandalay to Yunnan. […]

Analysis: Australian Miner Eyes Opportunity Amid Conflict in Shan State

A recent announcement from Myanmar Metals, a mining firm listed on the Australian Stock Exchange, has described northern Shan State’s Bawdwin mining site as “one of the largest underdeveloped” zinc, lead, silver and copper deposits in the world. The company—which was, until August, known as Top End Minerals—is currently in the process of acquiring mining […]