Heather is an experienced freelance writer and has been frequently published, both in print and in online media. After years of working as a professional in various industries, including finance and sales and marketing, she decided to document her lessons and observations, and now writes freelance full time, covering mining and resources, real estate and banking and mortgages. Heather has a degree in English literature from Bishop’s University and a Professional Writing Certificate from Centennial College. Heather is also a member of the Canadian Association of Journalists.
The Bullion Vault reported that, given Russia’s dominance in both the supply and conversion sectors of the uranium market, some believe that Putin is aggressively trying to corner the market, as he announces plans to ramp up production.
Mining Weekly reported that a Quebec moratorium on uranium exploration and mining during the month of March has forced Strateco Resources to take an $87 million impairment charge, as its flagship Matoush uranium project was idle.
The Star Phoenix reported that although the Fukushima disaster was 26 months ago, the uranium industry is still feeling the impact of depressed prices and mounting costs, according to Cameco CEO and President Tim Gitzel. As quoted in the Star Phoenix report: It is certainly no secret 2012 was a challenging year and 2013 has begun much the [...]