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Festool Unveils New Drywall Sander for the Modern Professional: Setting New Standard for the Drywall Sanding Experience

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

LEBANON, Ind., Feb. 15, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Festool, a leading manufacturer of innovative, precision-engineered, and durable power tool solutions, today announced new sanding and abrasive solutions for drywallers and painters, along with a new guide rail set designed to meet the needs of woodworkers. Available beginning March 15, 2024, the PLANEX LHS 2-M Drywall Sander (PLANEX M), two abrasive combo kits, and FS 1400/2-KP Guide Rail Starter Set are designed to enhance efficiency and improve finish results on the jobsite and in the shop.

Key Points: 
  • PLANEX LHS 2-M Drywall Sander: The Specialist for Smooth Walls & Ceilings
    The Planex M redefines the sanding pattern with its easy-to-use interface.
  • The ergonomic design is highly controllable and comfortable while being able to reach most surfaces.
  • With a working length of 55-inches and an ergonomic T-shaped handle, it is comfortable to handle and well-suited for standard room height.
  • Starting March 15, 2024, the PLANEX LHS 2-M Drywall Sander (577359) will be available starting at $999.00.

Centerra Gold Achieves 2023 Production Guidance; Begins 2024 with Over $600 Million in Cash and Cash Equivalents; Announces 2024 Outlook

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Centerra Gold Inc. (“Centerra” or the “Company”) (TSX: CG) (NYSE: CGAU) announces preliminary production results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2023, and issues 2024 guidance. Centerra will release its fourth quarter and full year 2023 operating and financial results after the market closes on Thursday February 22, 2024. The Company will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the results on Friday February 23, 2024, at 9:00 am Eastern Time. Details for the conference call and webcast are included at the end of this news release.

Key Points: 
  • In 2024, gold and copper production at the Mount Milligan Mine is projected with recoveries estimated at 64% and 78%, respectively.
  • Production for copper and gold reflects estimated metallurgical losses resulting from handling of the concentrate and metal deductions levied by smelters.
  • Copper production is expected to be 55 to 65 million pounds in 2024.
  • In 2024, gold and copper recoveries are expected to be similar to those achieved in 2023.

McEwen Mining: 2023 Production and Guidance for 2024

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Monday, February 12, 2024

This capital investment is partially funded by the US$16.1 million flow-through financing completed in December 2023.

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  • This capital investment is partially funded by the US$16.1 million flow-through financing completed in December 2023.
  • (1)   'Gold Equivalent Ounces' are calculated based on a gold-to-silver price ratio of 84:1 for Q1 2023, 83:1 for Q2, 2023, 82:1 for Q3 2023, 85:1 for Q4 2023.
  • 2023 production guidance is calculated based on an 85:1 gold-to-silver price ratio.
  • (2)   The San José Mine is 49% owned by McEwen Mining Inc. and 51% owned and operated by Hochschild Mining plc.

Informa PLC to Host Europe's Premier Fintech Conference: FinovateEurope 2024

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

LONDON, Feb. 08, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Informa PLC (“ Informa ”), a leading London-based events production, digital services, and academic research agency is pleased to host FinovateEurope 2024 , the continent’s foremost fintech conference for the people who are transforming global financial services.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Feb. 08, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Informa PLC (“ Informa ”), a leading London-based events production, digital services, and academic research agency is pleased to host FinovateEurope 2024 , the continent’s foremost fintech conference for the people who are transforming global financial services.
  • The in-person event will take place February 27-28, 2024, at the prestigious Intercontinental O2 Hotel , London, England.
  • FinovateEurope is renowned as Europe's pre-eminent fintech conference, curated by and for the executives who are spearheading transformation in the financial services industry.
  • The event promises 100+ impactful speakers and 35+ live product demos, showcasing innovative solutions from emerging fintech providers and established industry leaders alike.

Sysmex and Hitachi High-Tech Agree to Collaborate on Development of New Genetic Testing Systems

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

TOKYO, Feb 8, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - Sysmex Corporation and Hitachi High-Tech Corporation announce that both companies have agreed to collaborate in the development of genetic testing systems based on capillary electrophoresis sequencers (CE sequencers)(1).

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Feb 8, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - Sysmex Corporation and Hitachi High-Tech Corporation announce that both companies have agreed to collaborate in the development of genetic testing systems based on capillary electrophoresis sequencers (CE sequencers)(1).
  • To achieve widespread clinical realization, Sysmex and Hitachi High-Tech will develop more efficient genetic testing systems at a lower cost, aiming at expanding optimal genetic testing for individual diseases.
  • In recent years, there has been active development of assay reagents using next generation sequencer (NGS)(2) in the genetic testing field.
  • Having achieved the milestones in the FS agreement, Sysmex and Hitachi High-Tech have agreed, as the next step, to collaborate on the development of genetic testing systems with a view to their widespread adoption in the clinical setting.

Nuclear Power Plant Construction Boom Fueling Billion Dollar Growth for Uranium Market

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Wednesday, January 31, 2024

The main types of uranium ore are granite-type uranium deposits, volcanic-type uranium deposits, sandstone-type uranium deposits, and carbonate-siliceous-pelitic rock-type uranium deposits.

Key Points: 
  • The main types of uranium ore are granite-type uranium deposits, volcanic-type uranium deposits, sandstone-type uranium deposits, and carbonate-siliceous-pelitic rock-type uranium deposits.
  • It will grow from $1.11 billion in 2023 to $1.21 billion in 2024 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.5%.
  • The growth in the historic period can be attributed to the nuclear power plant construction boom, the cold war and military demand, the Chernobyl and three-mile island incidents, global economic trends, and changes in the regulatory environment.
  • Business Research concluded: “Rising nuclear fuel consumption is expected to propel the growth of the uranium ore market going forward.

FinovateEurope 2024: The Future of Fintech Unveiled with 35+ Live Demos and 100+ Expert Speakers

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Wednesday, January 24, 2024

FinovateEurope 2024 is meticulously designed to deliver a high density of expert insights, create environments conducive to effective networking, and optimize agendas for business efficiency.

Key Points: 
  • FinovateEurope 2024 is meticulously designed to deliver a high density of expert insights, create environments conducive to effective networking, and optimize agendas for business efficiency.
  • The event will bring together over 1000 innovators, with 500 attendees from banks and financial institutions.
  • The event is supported by Finovate’s state-of-the-art networking tool, optimizing the experience for attendees seeking to redefine the future of financial services.
  • To view the list of speakers and the detailed agenda for both days, visit https://informaconnect.com/finovateeurope/agenda/2/
    To register for the in-person event, visit https://informaconnect.com/finovateeurope/purchase/select-package/

Discovery Announces 2024 Work Program for Cordero

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Wednesday, January 24, 2024

TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Discovery Silver Corp. (TSX: DSV, OTCQX: DSVSF) (“Discovery” or the “Company”) is pleased to outline its 2024 work program for its Cordero project (“Cordero” or “the Project”) located in Chihuahua State, Mexico.

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  • TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Discovery Silver Corp. (TSX: DSV, OTCQX: DSVSF) (“Discovery” or the “Company”) is pleased to outline its 2024 work program for its Cordero project (“Cordero” or “the Project”) located in Chihuahua State, Mexico.
  • In 2024, we also look forward to moving our way through the permitting and project financing process with the objective of reaching a construction decision in late 2024 or early 2025.
  • Key target areas include La Perla (10 km south of Cordero), Dos Mil Diez (immediately southwest of Cordero) and Porfido Norte (10 km north of Cordero).
  • The planned drill program for 2024 may be expanded depending on the results of the mapping and sample program and initial drilling.

American Lung Association's 2024 'State of Tobacco' Report Reveals Alarming Impact of Tobacco, Urges White House to Act on Menthol Cigarettes

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Wednesday, January 24, 2024

This year's report highlights the public health perils of menthol tobacco use and the failure of the White House to finalize the rules to end menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars in 2023.

Key Points: 
  • This year's report highlights the public health perils of menthol tobacco use and the failure of the White House to finalize the rules to end menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars in 2023.
  • Right now, President Biden can take action and save lives if he finalizes the rules to end the sale of menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.
  • Menthol cigarettes make it both easier to start and harder to quit by reducing the harshness of the smoke and cooling the throat.
  • The Lung Association calls on the White House to urgently finalize rules to end the sales of menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars in the U.S. to save lives now.

Lumina Gold Announces Results from 19,000 metre Drill Program at Cangrejos; Including 85 metres Grading 2.42 g/t Gold Equivalent from Surface and Open to Depth

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Thursday, January 18, 2024

Highlights from 7,800 metre diamond hole (35-151 metres) Resource Conversion Drill Program:

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  • Highlights from 7,800 metre diamond hole (35-151 metres) Resource Conversion Drill Program:
    Hole C23-265: 2.47 g/t gold equivalent over 85 metres from surface to end of hole.
  • Hole C23-302: 1.75 g/t gold equivalent over 113 metres from 2 metres to end of hole.
  • Hole C23-317: 1.86 g/t gold equivalent over 96 metres from surface to end of hole.
  • Highest gold assay ever on the project in hole C23-253, 2 metres from 40 to 42 metres grading 580 g/t Au.