About Melissa Shaw

Melissa Shaw

Melissa Shaw is originally from Ontario and has worked primarily in radio and online media. She has a BA in Journalism from the University of King's College, a radio broadcasting diploma from Seneca College and a BA in English and Communication Studies from York University.

Melissa is an avid reader and joined INN in April 2017 as a staff writer for the resource division.


Precious Metals Investing

Silver Bull Intersects 10 Meters of Sulfide Mineralization Grading 347 g/t Silver, 20.7 Percent Zinc, 1.35 Percent Lead and 1.25 Percent Copper

Silver Bull Resources (TSX:SVB) (OTCQB:SVBL) (“Silver Bull”) is pleased to provide results of the final three drill holes from the first zone of the underground drill program targeting the newly discovered Sulphide Zone, which sits under the previously defined oxide zone on the Sierra Mojada Project in Coahuila, Northern Mexico.


Agriculture Investing

Blackham Signs Potash MoU

With its Matilda-Wiluna operations now apparently under control, Blackham Resources has decided it is the perfect time to and explore a mutually beneficial development and land swap deal with Salt Lake Potash.

A memorandum of understanding has been signed to explore the potential for a sulphate of potash play at Lake

Precious Metals Investing

Rusoro Mining Wins Key U.S. Court Ruling Confirming Arbitration Award

On August 16, 2017, an arbitration tribunal convened under the Canada-Venezuela Bilateral Investment Treaty found that the Republic of Venezuela had unlawfully expropriated the gold mining assets of Rusoro Mining (“Rusoro”), a Canadian mining corporation.
The arbitral tribunal ordered Venezuela to compensate Rusoro in the amount of US$967.77 million, plus interest.  With interest, the total amount due today is

Precious Metals Investing

Endeavour Reports Strong FY-2017 Results

Endeavour Mining (TSX:EDV) (OTCQX:EDVMF) is pleased to announce its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and full year 2017.
Sébastien de Montessus, President & CEO, stated:

“2017 was yet another strong year for Endeavour. We delivered against all key performance metrics, achieving record production of 663koz, up 12 percent over

Industrial Metals Investing

Neometals: Barrambie Project Update

Neometals (ASX: NMT) (“Neometals”) is pleased to provide an update regarding the Company’s 100 percent owned Barrambie Project in Western Australia. Barrambie Project is not only one of the worlds highest-grade titanium deposits, but it also has a significant endowment of high-grade vanadium.

Grade Control Drilling – Proposed Bulk Sample Pit

Precious Metals Investing

Globex: Falco Begins 2018 Donalda Mine Drill Program

Globex Mining Enterprises (TSX:GMX)(FRANKFURT:G1MN)(STUTTGART:G1MN)(BERLIN:G1MN)(MUNICH:G1MN)(XETRA:G1MN)(OTCQX:GLBXF) is pleased to report that Falco Resources (TSX VENTURE:FPC) (“Falco”) has commenced its 2018 exploration program on Globex’s Donalda royalty property (See Globex press release dated September 27, 2017). An initial program of 10 holes for a total of 10,000 meters is planned.

Per a Falco press release issued

Precious Metals Investing

Paramount Gold Nevada Receives Approvals From Oregon State Regulators for Its First Two Baseline Data Reports

Paramount Gold Nevada (NYSE American:PZG) (“Paramount”) reported today that the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (“DOGAMI”) and the Department of Environmental Quality (“DEQ”) have approved and accepted the first two baseline environmental reports required for the permitting of Paramount’s proposed Grassy Mountain gold mine in Oregon.

The baseline air

Industrial Metals Investing

General Moly Reports Fourth Quarter and 2017 Results

General Moly (the “Company” or “General Moly”) (NYSE AMERICAN and TSX: GMO) announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017 today.  The Company entered 2018 with an unrestricted cash balance of approximately $6.7 million at year-end 2017.

With molybdenum prices increasing 26 percent to $12.95 per pound in 2018 to date as reported