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Congratulations to Taseko’s Creating Opportunity Scholarship Winners!

September 12, 2023
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Taseko President & CEO Stuart McDonald speaks to Resource Stock Digest

August 08, 2023 Taseko President & CEO Stuart McDonald speaks to Resource Stock Digest about the Company’s production profile, near-term growth opportunity a…
Sean Magee, Taseko Mines and Vanessa Riplinger, Foundry
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My Cariboo Now: It Was A Grand Day For The Foundry Cariboo Chilcotin

June 19, 2023

After being just a dream six years ago, an official grand opening was held earlier today (June 16) for the public to tour the Foundry Cariboo Chil…

The BC Mine Rescue Competition will showcase the skills of highly-trained team members from mines around the province
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Williams Lake Tribune: BC Mine Rescue Competition coming to Williams Lake June 16, 17

June 16, 2023

Over two days, the highly-trained teams of six from operations around the province, including the local Gibraltar Mine and Mount Polley Mine, will …

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Forbes: There’s Not Enough Copper For Our Electrification Plans

April 28, 2023 Read More
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Wall Street Journal: 'Net Zero' Will Mean a Mining Boom

April 14, 2023 California made a stunning decision last year-that by 2035 all new cars sold in the state must have at least 2. times as much copper as conventional c…
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Williams Lake Tribune: Gibraltar Mine - Cariboo’s contribution to an essential metal

March 21, 2023

Ben Pierce

Industrial Update 2023

Since 2005, Taseko has been operating the Gibraltar Mine, which is our flagship ope…

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Beyond Partnership: Successful Partnerships with our Indigenous Neighbours

January 30, 2023

Building and maintaining collaborative relationships and programs with our Indigenous neighbours is a commitment we stand by at Taseko– it is the…

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BNN: This is a major new supply of copper in the U.S. when there’s incredible demand growth: Taseko CEO

December 22, 2022 Stuart McDonald, president and CEO of Taseko Mines, joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss the strategic agreement Taseko has signed up Mitsui to develop the …
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IG Interviews: Taseko Mines on exploration and production of copper

November 28, 2022
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Pinal Central: Public hearing speakers praise Florence Copper

September 20, 2022 Speakers at a virtual public hearing before the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Sept. 15 were unanimous in their support of Florence Copper's …
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Mining Weekly: Copper shortages to hamper net-zero targets - report

July 22, 2022

A new study by analyst S&P Global has found that meeting the net zero emissions target by 2050 could be “short-circuited and remain out of reach…

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S&P Global forecasts surging worldwide demand for copper through 2035

July 20, 2022

On July 14, 2022, noted market intelligence experts at S&P Global published a landmark study on copper and the critical role it will play in…

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Toronto Exchange to launch battery metals index

July 05, 2022 The S&P/TSX Battery Metals Index will track Canadian-listed companies engaged in the production and exploration of metals used in the making of batter…
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Pride in Our Work

May 02, 2022 At Taseko, we are taking this opportunity to celebrate and recognize the role of our Indigenous workforce. The 93 First Nations men and women who work…
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Taseko Mines Zoom Presentation with Brian Bergot

October 15, 2021
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Smith Weekly: Discussion with Stuart McDonald | Taseko Mines

July 21, 2021 Stuart McDonald, CEO & President of Taseko Mines, updates on operations and development projects. Stuart…
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Florence Copper - The Facts: Incorrect Information in Recent Reuters Article

July 05, 2021 On June 30, 2021, Reuters published an article about Florence Copper that incorrectly stated the project is “akin to fracking.” Florence Copper is…
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BNN: Stuart McDonald, president of Taseko Mines, joins BNN Bloomberg

June 23, 2021 Stuart McDonald, president of Taseko Mines, joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss the development of the new Florence Copper project in Arizona and how it wi…
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Northern Miner: Taseko expects ‘money-maker’ Florence Copper’s draft permit this month

June 04, 2021

One of the top contenders to bring new copper pounds to market in the medium term is Taseko Mines (TSX: TKO; NYSE-AM: TGB; LSE: TKO), operator of t…

Taseko Mines Limited has published its annual report on its sustainability performance for 2020
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Williams Lake Tribune: Gibraltar Mine gets top marks for limiting greenhouse gas emissions

May 10, 2021

Taseko Mines Limited has published its annual report on the company’s sustainability performance for 2020.

The Environmental, Social and Go…

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Florence Reminder & Blade: The Town Council concluded a decade of legal struggles with Florence Copper Monday night.

May 05, 2021

“For me this has been a long thing that I’ve watched the town go through, and I’m proud to sit here and say that it’s finally coming to a c…

The first copper cathode harvest at Taseko Mines' Florence copper project in Arizona.
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Northern Miner: Taseko Mines clears legal hurdles at Florence; advances copper projects

March 31, 2021 Taseko Mines (TSX: TKO; NYSE-AM: TGB; LSE: TKO) can move forward with its Florence copper in-situ project after the Arizona Court of …
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Gibraltar's workers lend skills to protect Cariboo Memorial Hospital’s staff from COVID

December 14, 2020 The health and safety of our workforce is more than a priority, it is a core value. Priorities change, our commitment to safety doesn’t. During thes…
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CRUX Investor: Interviews Taseko's President, Stuart McDonald

December 02, 2020

Watch the interview!

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Global News: TransLink to install copper on high-touch surfaces as part of pilot to fight viruses, bacteria

November 10, 2020

TransLink says it will take part in a pilot project that will install copper on high-touch trans…

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Copper: Critical Today, Tomorrow, and Forever

October 23, 2020

As we go about checking our phones for the latest updates, watching our favorite television shows, or even cooking our daily meals, we often don’…

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An interview with Stuart McDonald, President of Taseko Mines

September 16, 2020 In a series titled “Sparking Ideas”, presented by the London Stock Exchange’s Natural Resources Forum, Ben Davie, Mining & Metals Analyst, inter…
Florence Copper has been making copper for more than a year in a small-scale test phase off Hunt Highway. The company is now seeking the necessary state and federal permits to transition to full commercial production.
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Pinal Central: Speakers support Florence Copper upgrading to commercial permit

September 11, 2020 FLORENCE – Nearly 30 people, including several Florence Copper top officials, contractors and vendors, spoke in support of the company receiving a s…
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Video: Florence Copper - A Proven Success

September 08, 2020

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) has now issued the Florence Copper Project a draft Aquifer Protection Permit, one of two key…

Dig out profits with a miner that turned $1 into $360million
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Financial Mail on Sunday: Midas Share Tips: Taseko turned $ 1 into $ 360 million

August 24, 2020 In 1999, a Canadian mining company, Taseko, purchased a mothballed copper mine in central British Columbia. At the time, copper was trading at 50 cent…
May is Mining Month, as proclaimed by the Province of B.C.
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Mining Month: A celebration of dedication and resiliency

May 28, 2020

Since its inception (previously Mining Week), it was a time where people would come together and celebrate the contributions of the industry and th…

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Taseko Mines in the Age of Covid 19 - Q&A with VP IR Brian Bergot

April 09, 2020 On April 7, 2020 Taseko Mines' VP of IR Brian Bergot was interviewed by Torrey Hills Capital, to provide a brief update on how the Company has been ad…
Taseko’s Gibraltar Mine north of Williams Lake is continuing to operate, with no layoffs, but has changed its mine plan to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic
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Williams Lake Tribune: Gibraltar Mines adapts mine plan in response to COVID-19

March 27, 2020

Taseko Gibraltar Mine north of Williams Lake is still up and running as changes are being made to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Mining Weekly: ‘Exciting’ time to be introducing Taseko to new investors – McDonald

November 20, 2019

With a two-to-three-year growth phase ahead of copper miner Taseko Mines, president Stuart McDonald believes it is an “exciting …

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Wood Mackenzie: Copper: Powering up the electric vehicle

September 11, 2019

Copper is a cornerstone of the EV revolution.

At the heart of the electric vehicle, copper is used throughout because of its high electrical …

Florence Reminder & Blade Tribune Article
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Florence Reminder & Blade Tribune: Court orders town to pay $1.7M to Florence Copper

June 11, 2019

FLORENCE — A judge has ordered the town of Florence to cover $1.7 million in legal fees Florence Copper paid to defend itself against the town’…

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National Post: Canadian copper producers on a tear as metal rallies again

April 05, 2019

Base-metal analysts and tarnished copper miners are optimistic on a potential bull trend in copper amid optimism around U.S.-China trade talks and …

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Copper shines on

September 17, 2018 After eight years and $28 million, the Taseko-owned mining operation is months away from producing its first sheet of copper cathode at its new test f…
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MABC News Release: All B.C. communities are mining communities

September 13, 2018

WHISTLER, B.C. – Today at the annual Union of B.C. Municipalities Convention (UBCM), the Mining Association of British Columbia (MABC) released i…

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Visual Capitalist: How Canada’s Mining Sector Impacts the Economy

August 15, 2018

By Nicholas Lepan, Visual Capitalist

Canada is a mining nation.

From the Rockies to the Canadian Shield, and from the Plains and to…

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Financial Post: Can electric cars and an expanding global economy power the next commodity supercycle?

December 27, 2017

Besides the expected ramp-up in electric vehicle manufacturing, economists are predicting that rising global economic growth will make 2018 the ye…

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Pinal Central: Mining process will occur 'A to Z' in Florence

October 23, 2017 “We’re going to do everything from A to Z right on the property,” including manufacturing about 1.5 million pounds of copper, Florence Copper Vi…
Copper is being called
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Car manufacturers are electrifying copper, “The metal of the future”

October 16, 2017

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AZ Big Media: Mining in Arizona remains an economic goldmine

September 20, 2017

“What is not eaten is mined.”

It’s a mining saying you may learn from Dave Kimball, a shareholder at Gallagher & Kennedy and an expert …

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Business in Vancouver: Taseko fires back at feds over controversial mine permit

July 31, 2017 Business in Vancouver, Nelson Bennett
Taseko Mines (TSX:TKO) is firing back at the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (CEAA), sa…
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Water board won't rehear town's case against Florence Copper

July 20, 2017

FLORENCE — The Arizona Water Quality Appeals Board on July 13 rejected a request by the town of Florence and other plaintiffs to rehear their cas…

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Copper demand for electric cars to rise nine-fold by 2027: ICA

June 13, 2017

The growing number of electric vehicles hitting roads is set to fuel a nine-fold increase in copper demand from the sec…

Chief Derek Orr of the McLeod Lake Indian Band speaks at the 2015 COFI convention at the Prince George Civic Centre on April 8, 2015.   - Brent Braaten, Photographer
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B.C. First Nations, industry collaborating

April 18, 2017

We welcome the BCB Council and the BC Assembly of First Nations development of The Champions Table, an initiatives where leaders come together to …

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Stronger copper outlook prompts upgrades of Lundin and Taseko

December 19, 2016 Lundin Mining Corp. and Taseko Mines Ltd. were upgraded at TD Securities after revisions to the firm's metals price forecasts.
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Featured on Mining.com: Niobium Mining - The First Step in Building a Fighter Jet

June 03, 2016
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Bloomberg: The Commodity That No One Knows About But Everybody Wants to Buy

May 18, 2016
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Williams Lake Tribune: Taseko Gibraltar - Searching for Operating Excellence

May 04, 2016

As we celebrate mining week (May 9 – 13) this year, I thought it would be good to highlight the Gibraltar Mine accomplishments and contribution …

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TriValley Central - Coolidge Examiner: Florence Copper's Tech Sound, Project on Track

April 27, 2016

Florence Copper's Vice President & General Manager, Dan Johnson, discusses the Florence Copper Project and clarifies comments made by Raging Ri…

Taseko`s Gibraltar Mine is the second largest open pit copper mine in Canada, employing approximately 650 workers in the Cariboo region
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Williams Lake Tribune: Taseko-Gibraltar - A Look Back on 2015

March 23, 2016

At Taseko-Gibraltar, we have taken several steps to carefully manage our spending so that we can weather this prolonged period of low copper pric…

Letter to the editor: In-situ copper leaching is a proven technology
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Northern Miner: Letter to the editor: In-situ copper leaching is a proven technology

March 07, 2016

It was recently reported in the Financial Post that in-situ leaching of copper is an “unproven technology”. But after personally spend…

 Taseko Mines has been busy to start to the year, but it hasn’t been for conventional reasons.
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Northern Miner: Taseko's proxy battle with Raging River gets heated

February 26, 2016

VANCOUVER — Taseko Mines (TSX: TKO; NYSE-MKT: TGB) has been busy to start to the year, but it hasn’t been for conventional reasons. The …

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The Vancouver Sun: Vancouver's Taseko Mines Files Civil Suit Against Federal Government

February 12, 2016

VANCOUVER - Taseko Mines has filed a civil claim in B.C. Supreme Court seeking to recoup costs from the federal government after it rejected the co…

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BNN Commodities Report, Video Clip

February 03, 2016

BNN’s Andrew Bell discusses TD’s report regarding Taseko’s Senior Secured Credit Facility.

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The New York Times: The Next Resource Shortage

November 20, 2015

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