About Priscila Barrera

Priscila Barrera

Priscila is originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she earned a BA in Communications at Universidad de San Andres. She moved to Vancouver for the first time in 2010 and fell in love with the city. A few years after she went to London, UK, to study a MA in Journalism at Kingston University and came back in 2016. She enjoys reading, drinking coffee and travelling.


Gem Investing

ALROSA Mined a Unique 34.17-carat Yellow Diamond

ALROSA’s affiliate Almazy Anabara has extracted a large 34.17-carat yellow diamond. It is the largest fancy-colored rough diamond extracted by the Company this year.

As quoted in the press release:
“This year for ALROSA has already hit the record in the number of large fancy-colored stones. We used to extract fancy-colored rough

Industrial Metals Investing

Stellar Resources: Drill Results Provide Infill Continuity of Multiple Tin Zones at Severn – Heemskirk Tin Project

Stellar Resources (ASX:SRZ) announced results for its drilling program at Severn-Heemskirk tin project.

As quoted in the press release:
Managing Director Peter Blight said “Due to its size and importance to the Mineral Resource, the Severn deposit is the priority for the remainder of the drilling program. Severn is being drilled from

Base Metals Investing

Goldcorp Completes Sale of its 21% Minority Interest in the San Nicolas Copper-Zinc Project

GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) (“Goldcorp”) today announced the completion of the previously announced sale of its 21% minority interest in the San Nicolas copper-zinc project, located in Zacatecas, Mexico to Teck Resources Limited for cash consideration of $50 million.

As quoted in the press release:
The closing follows receipt of Mexican anti-trust approval and the satisfaction of closing conditions

Precious Metals Investing

Richmond Minerals Inc. Continues to Intersect Broad Zones of Gold Mineralization in Phase 3 Diamond Drilling

Richmond Minerals Inc.  (TSX-V: RMD) (“Richmond” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce Phase 3 diamond drilling results from the Company’s Ridley Lake Project located within the Swayze Greenstone Belt, approximately 23 miles due east of  Goldcorp’s Borden Lake gold deposit.

As quoted in the press release:
This phase of drilling continued to test the well-defined