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Sound Energy rises 20% to 15.41p a share
is a European and Mediterranean oil and gas exploration and production company.
It has a 47.5% interest on the Tendrara concession, onshore Eastern Morocco, with two upcoming wells targeting multi-TCF potential.
The Company’s shares have been struggling recently following the report it put its TE-10 Eastern Morocco well at between a 14% and 26% chance of success, and the failed producible gas at its first of three exploration wells in the area.
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Thor Mining rises 14% to 1.6p a share
announced today a mineral resource update at its Pilot Mountain tungsten project in Nevada.
The company noted: “The upgraded mineral resource estimate represents a 6.5% increase in the scheelite inventory for Desert Scheelite”
For the first time, the company noted that the estimate includes zinc in the resource inventory, contributing an additional potential by-product stream to the project.
Mr Mick Billing, Executive Chairman, commented: "Pilot Mountain hosts a large and, in the directors' view, valuable tungsten resource in the USA, where there has been no primary production of tungsten for some years, despite being classified as a critical mineral by the US Department of the Interior."
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MediaZest rises 23% to 0.0925p a share
the creative audio-visual systems integrator, is up today as trading volume picks up to 6 times above the average.
It announced today that its current Nomad Northland Capital Partners has voluntarily relinquished its Nomad status after a proposed merger with SP Angel.
The company stated “In the unlikely event the Company fails to appoint a replacement Nomad by 1 February 2019, the Exchange will suspend trading in the Company's AIM Securities in accordance with AIM Rule 1”
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Oilex rises 18% to 0.485p a share
has a significant multi TCF potential gas resource at the Cambay PSC in Gujarat state in India in the EP-IV tight siltstones that requires drilling and stimulation optimisation technologies to achieve commercial flow rates.
The company is in discussions with its former JV partner Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC) to seek a commercial resolution to transfer GSPC's participating interest in the Cambay PSC to Oilex
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Kodal Minerals said it is on track to complete a Mineral Resource estimate update to include all drilling results to date. The project is attracting the attention of investors and off-take partners interested in securing a long-term supply of lithium.
SP Angel morning look at commodities and miners, featuring: Bushveld Minerals* (BMN LN) BUY – Target Price 87p – China to better enforce vanadium compliance Cornish Lithium (Private Company) – Completion of further funding round Ironveld (IRON LN) – Vanadium ore bulk sample delivered to potential off-taker Kodal Minerals* (KOD LN) – Bougouni drilling results LSC Lithium (LSC CN) – LSC Lithium enters definitive arrangement agreement to be acquired by Pluspetrol Rio Tinto (RIO LN) – Q4 and 2018 production results highlight copper Shanta Gold (SHG LN) – $325k worth of convertibles bought back Vast Resources (VAST LN) – $5.5m Mercuria Tranche B update
Five financial stories, trending today in a 70 second podcast, including: A shopping centre has been put up for auction with a starting price of £1 in a move underlining the crisis facing retail landlords. Columbia Threadneedle Investments, the large City fund manager, is selling the Postings Centre in Kirkcaldy, Fife, on behalf of a pension fund.