Myanmar Metals’ shares fly on Bawdwin progression

Resource explorer Myanmar Metals (MYL) maintains it’s in a strong financial position in the face of the global COVID-19 pandemic MYL holds substantial cash reserves and has no debts owing — meaning the company can still progress its Bawdwin project with minimal disruption MYL is in the process of attaining a 50-year mining lease, pending […]

Myanmar Metals (ASX:MYL) sees positive progress of Bawdwin

Myanmar Metals (MYL) plans on completing the definitive feasibility study in April 2020 The Bawdwin Joint Venture study team has undertaken several programs of lead-zinc flotation, testwork which first commenced in April 2019 and remain ongoing. The tests have been using 50 kilograms samples of Bawdwin ore and replicating the planned processing regime and reagents […]

MNN Awards: Lamb shepherds reactivation of historical Bawdwin mine

MYANMAR Metals CEO and chairman John Lamb is standing on the shoulders of giants as he seeks to revive what was once the British Empire’s richest mine. The Bawdwin mine in Myanmar’s mountainous northern Shan state was the world’s largest source of lead before WWII, and was established by former US president and mining engineer […]

Frontier Markets Investment Portfolio: A Mining Site in Northern Myanmar

Asia Frontier Capital’s Regional Investment Analyst Scott Osheroff recently traveled to northern Myanmar to visit the mine site of one of its portfolio companies. Myanmar – Liberalization begins to unfold The National League for Democracy (NLD) seems to have potentially finally come to the realization that the economy is suffering and therefore that their party […]

Myanmar Metals confirms Bawdwin JV as world’s largest lead resource

Perth-based Myanmar Metals has increased the indicated resource at the Bawdwin joint venture project by 50 per cent with the release of a project update. This revision confirms the project in eastern Myanmar as the world’s largest primary lead resource, as well as the ninth largest silver resource. The news comes at a time when […]

Myanmar Metals identifies new base and precious metals target at Bawdwin project

A deep pole-dipole geophysical survey has confirmed large chargability anomalies and correlate with other known mineralisation at the project. Myanmar Metals Ltd (ASX:MYL) has discovered a new base and precious metals target, Yegon Deeps, using results from a survey conducted at the Bawdwin project in Myanmar. Results from the five pole-dipole (DPIP) survey traverses correlate […]

Early cash flows for Myanmar at Bawdwin base metal play

ASX listed base metals developer Myanmar Metals has completed an interim scoping study for a 13-year “starter” open pit mining operation on the China Lode at its Bawdwin base metals project in central Myanmar. The study effectively captures a large proportion of the company’s existing indicated mineral resources at Bawdwin and using a cut-off grade […]

Myanmar unveils Bawdwin ‘starter pit’ scoping study

A SX-listed junior Myanmar Metals has unveiled the results of a scoping study for the Bawdwin polymetallic mine, in Myanmar, demonstrating the viability of developing a 13-year “starter pit” that will fund the life-of-mine infrastructure. Based on the indicated and inferred resources from the China lode of Bawdwin, the CSA Global-prepared scoping study demonstrates the […]

Myanmar strikes again at Bawdwin base metals play

ASX-listed Myanmar Metals has announced further spectacular silver and base metal drilling results for its world-class Bawdwin polymetallic deposit in central Myanmar. Results include 23 metres grading 17.3% lead, 9.5% zinc, 1.2% copper and 398g/t silver from 170m down-hole and 31m @ 7.5% lead, 1.9% zinc and 88g/t silver from 62m down-hole. The intercepts are […]

Through reclusive Wa, China’s reach extends into Suu Kyi’s Myanmar

China is extending its sway over an autonomous enclave run by Myanmar’s most powerful ethnic armed group, sources in the region told Reuters, bolstering Beijing’s role in the peace process that is the signature policy of Aung San Suu Kyi. The “foreign policy” of the self-proclaimed Wa State is closely monitored by Beijing, senior officials […]