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Dec 15. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report the final set of drill results from the 2015 regional grass-roots exploration program conducted on the property surrounding the Brucejack Project . Results include long intervals of low-grade gold mineralization at depth to the south and southeast of the Valley of the Kings deposit, as well as polymetallic mineralization in new zones defined 13 kilometers to the southeast of the Project ( see Table 1 below for assays ). The 2015 regional exploration program was successful in extending known gold zones and establishing several new zones, some that could potentially host VMS, replacement or epithermal-style mineralization. Brucejack Area Hole SU-671, collared approximately 700 meters south-east of the Valley of the Kings deposit, intersected an east-west trending stockwork that contained an interval of 8.68 meters averaging 9.94 grams of gold per tonne. This interval was within a broad zone of ...
Nov 5. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report the following highlights from the third quarter of 2015 and updates for its high-grade gold Brucejack Project in northern British Columbia . Third Quarter 2015 Highlights and Significant Events On July 15, 2015 , we reported the second set of results from the underground infill drill program in the Valley of the Kings targeting stope areas in years 1 through 3 of the current mine plan. Drilling continued to confirm the style and grade distribution of the gold mineralization in the area being tested, including the intersection of high-grade and visible gold.

On July 30, 2015 , we announced that a positive Environmental Assessment Decision Statement was received from the Federal Minister of the Environment.

On August 19, 2015 we reported the third set of results from the underground infill drill program in the Brucejack Project's Valley of the Kings underway in the 1320 ...
Oct 8. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report a second set of drill results from the regional grass-roots exploration drill program currently underway on the property surrounding the Brucejack Project . High-grade intersections in the Flow Dome Zone east of the Brucejack project support results previously reported confirming the presence of either a new stockwork zone or an extension of the Valley of the Kings deposit (see news release dated September 21, 2015) . The regional exploration drill program was established to test targets identified through extensive regional exploration as potential porphyry and epithermal-style mineralized zones similar to the Valley of the Kings. ( See Table 1 below for assays .) Selected drill highlights from the Flow Dome Zone include: Hole SU-666 intersected 2,100 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 2.05 meters, including 8,600 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters; and Hole SU-668 intersected 137 ...
Oct 1. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Nicole Adshead-Bell has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Dr. Adshead-Bell has over 20 years of experience in the mining sector and capital markets. For the last 13 years Dr. Adshead-Bell has focused on evaluating and advising mining sector companies, most recently as Director of Mining Research at Sun Valley Gold LLC (an SEC-registered investment advisor), prior to that as Managing Director Investment Banking at Haywood Securities, and as a sell-side Mining Analyst at Dundee Securities. Dr. Adshead-Bell earned a Bachelor of Science Degree, a First Class Honours Degree in Geology, and a Ph.D. in Geology from James Cook University in North Queensland, Australia. "We are pleased to have Dr. Adshead-Bell join the Board as she brings relevant industry experience to the Company as Pretivm evolves from developer to a gold producer," said Pretivm's CEO Robert Quartermain . About ...
Sep 30. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report a fourth set of results from the underground infill drill program at the Brucejack Project's Valley of the Kings. Results continue to confirm the style and grade distribution of the gold mineralization in the area currently being tested, which includes the intersection of high grade and visible gold. ( See Table 1 below for assays .) Selected drill highlights include: Hole VU-466 intersected 74.62 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 18.00 meters, including 2,570 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters;

Hole VU-470 intersected 61.25 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 15.00 meters, including 1,600 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters;

Hole VU-472 intersected 41.87 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 18.13 meters, including 1,010 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters;

Hole VU-486 intersected 101.70 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 7.44 ...
Sep 21. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report initial results from the grass-roots exploration drill program currently underway in the Flow Dome Zone east of the Brucejack Project . High-grade intersections along with long intervals of low-grade mineralization suggest a new stockwork zone or an extension of the Valley of the Kings deposit. The Flow Dome Zone and Kitchenview Zone northeast of the Brucejack Project were identified through extensive regional exploration as potential porphyry/epithermal-style mineralized zones similar to the Valley of the Kings. ( See Table 1 below for assays .) Selected drill highlights include: Hole SU-657 intersected 21.87 grams of gold per tonne over 9 meters, including 203 grams of gold per tonne over 0.50 meters, 41.20 grams of gold per tonne over 0.50 meters, and 33.50 over 0.59 meters;

Hole SU-654 intersected 16.9 grams of gold per tonne over 1.50 meters;

Hole SU-654 also ...
Sep 21. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has closed its previously announced US$540 million construction financing package (the "Financing") with the Orion Mine Finance Group and Blackstone Tactical Opportunities ("Orion and Blackstone"). The Financing is comprised of a credit facility for US$350 million , a US$150 million prepayment under a callable gold and silver stream agreement and a private placement of Pretivm common shares for US$40 million . US$340 million was advanced to Pretivm at closing. About Pretivm Pretivm is constructing a high-grade underground gold mine at its Brucejack Project in northern British Columbia with commercial production targeted for 2017. Pretium Resources Inc. Suite 2300, Four Bentall Centre, 1055 Dunsmuir Street PO Box 49334 Vancouver, BC V7X 1L4 (604) 558-1784 invest@pretivm.com (SEDAR filings: Pretium Resources Inc.) Forward-Looking Statements This News Release contains "forward-looking ...
Sep 15. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce a US$540 million construction financing package (the "Financing") with the Orion Mine Finance Group and Blackstone Tactical Opportunities ("Orion and Blackstone"). The Financing, which provides for immediate access to US$340 million at closing, will fund a substantial portion of the costs to develop an underground mine at Pretivm's Brucejack Project . The Financing is comprised of a credit facility for US$350 million , a US$150 million prepayment under a callable gold and silver stream agreement and a private placement of Pretivm common shares for US$40 million . The Financing is expected to close on or about September 18, 2015 . Credit Facility Credit Agreement: Senior Secured Loan facility of US$350 million ; US$150 million will be advanced at closing, and the remaining US$200 million will be drawn within 18 months; Fixed interest rate of 7.5%; Principal and accrued interest is due at ...
Sep 1. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has been issued all of the major regulatory permits required to begin development work towards commercial production at the Brucejack Project located in northern British Columbia . The British Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines has issued a Mines Act Permit approving Pretivm's mine plan and reclamation program allowing commercial production at the Brucejack Project. The Mines Act Permit allows for the construction of a 2,700 tonnes per day doré and flotation plant, development of an underground mine, and associated facilities and other infrastructure. Pretivm has also been has also been issued an Environmental Management Act permit for its Brucejack Project by the British Columbia Ministry of Environment which governs effluent discharge during construction and operation. About Pretivm Pretivm is advancing its 100%-owned Brucejack Project in northern British Columbia to production ...
Aug 19. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report a third set of results from an underground infill drill program in the Brucejack Project's Valley of the Kings. Stope definition drilling is now underway from two underground drill bays, the 1320 drill bay and the 1310 drill bay. Results continue to confirm the style and grade distribution of the gold mineralization in the area currently being tested, which includes the intersection of high grade and visible gold. ( See Table 1 below for assays .) Selected drill highlights include: Hole VU-459 intersected 154.13 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 14.60 meters, including 4,470 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters;

Hole VU-463 intersected 29.94 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 29.50 meters, including 1,690 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters.

Hole VU-445 intersected 81.08 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 6.76 meters, including 1,080 grams of gold ...
Aug 14. 2015
Vancouver, British Columbia August 14, 2015; Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX/NYSE:PVG) (“Pretivm” or the “Company”) announces the voting results from its Annual  General Meeting of Shareholders held on May 7, 2015. A total of 97,584,504 (73.60%) of Pretivm’s common shares were represented at the meeting. All of the nominees listed in the management proxy circular were elected as directors of Pretivm.  Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors are set out below: Nominee Votes for % For Votes Withheld % Withheld Robert A. Quartermain C. Noel Dunn Ross A. Mitchell Joseph J. Ovsenek George Paspalas Peter Birkey Shaoyang Shen 66,757,456 66,430,685 66,750,269 66,430,223 66,744,210 66,742,662 66,739,535 99.54% 99.05% 99.53% 99.05% 99.52% 99.52% 99.51% 310,232 637,003 317,419 637,465 323,478 325,027 328,154 0.46% 0.95% 0.47% 0.95% 0.48% 0.48% 0.49% About Pretivm Pretivm is advancing its 100%-owned Brucejack Project in northern British Columbia to production as a high-grade gold ...
Aug 7. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report the following highlights from the second quarter of 2015 and updates for its high-grade gold Brucejack Project in northern British Columbia . Second Quarter 2015 Highlights and Significant Events On April 2, 2015 , we announced that we had entered into a comprehensive Cooperation and Benefits Agreement with the Nis g a'a Nation in respect of our Brucejack Project ( see news release dated April 2, 2015) . This Agreement establishes a long-term, mutually-beneficial relationship between Pretivm and the Nis g a'a Nation, who have rights and interests as defined by the Nis g a'a Final Agreement in the Nass Area where portions of the Project are located. On May 13, 2015 , we announced that Robert Quartermain had been appointed as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Joseph Ovsenek was promoted to President, Michelle Romero was promoted to Vice President, Corporate and Kevin Torpy was promoted to ...
Jul 31. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm") is pleased to announce that it has received an Environmental Assessment Decision Statement from the Federal Minister of the Environment which finds that the Brucejack Project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. The Minister issued a Project Recommendation that includes a determination regarding the potential effects of the Project under the Nisga'a Final Agreement, which is a modern treaty signed by the governments of Canada, British Columbia and the Nisga'a Nation. In reaching the decision, the Minister considered the Project Recommendation and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency's (CEAA) Environmental Assessment Report . The Report includes the CEAA's conclusions and recommendations on the potential environmental effects of the project, the proposed mitigation measures, the significance of any remaining adverse environmental effects, and the follow-up program. As the Brucejack Project ...
Jul 15. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report a second set of results from an underground infill drill program in the Brucejack Project's Valley of the Kings. Years 1-3 stope definition drilling continues to confirm the style and grade distribution of the gold mineralization in the area currently being tested, which includes the intersection of high grade and visible gold. ( See Table 1 below for assays .) Selected drill highlights include: Hole VU-422 intersected 164.54 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 13.75 meters, including 3,424 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters and 716.00 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters;

Hole VU-423 intersected 259.48 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 10.00 meters, including 4,980 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters;

Hole VU-424 intersected 156.02 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 10.98 meters, including 3,330 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 ...
Jun 9. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the following update on the activities underway and planned for 2015 to advance its Brucejack Project . Brucejack Project Development and Engineering Underground development in the Valley of the Kings has been progressing, and the first ventilation raise is under development. Detailed mine engineering has been ongoing, and final long lead equipment recommendations have been issued with bids received for a significant portion. Engineering for the transmission line is in the latter stages of completion, with a pole supplier selected and the pole engineering contract awarded. Construction power will be in place for site construction start-up, with bulk earthworks and transmission line construction planned to commence on receipt of permits anticipated this summer. Valley of the Kings Underground Infill Drill Program A 40,000-meter infill drill program is underway in the Valley of the Kings ( see ...
Jun 4. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report initial results from an underground infill drill program in the Brucejack Project's Valley of the Kings. Stope definition drilling intersected visible gold, and continues to confirm the continuity of gold mineralization in stope areas defined by the June 2014 Feasibility Study for the Brucejack Project . ( See Table 1 below for assays .) Selected highlights from hole VU-416 include: 88.08 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 13.80 meters, including 1,325 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters and 647.0 grams of gold per tonne uncut over 0.50 meters. Hole VU-416 was drilled from the 1320-meter level as part of the first fan of infill drilling targeting the stope areas for years 1-3 of the current mine plan for the Valley of the Kings. The infill drill program will comprise approximately 40,000 meters of fan drilling from three drill stations with drill holes centres spaced at ...
May 20. 2015
NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES OR OVER U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has negotiated a private placement consisting of 685,715 flow-through common shares ("Flow-Through Shares") of Pretivm at a price of C$8.75 per share for gross proceeds of approximately C$6 million (the "Offering"). The proceeds of the Offering will be used to fund grass-roots exploration with a surface drill program targeting geophysical anomalies east of the Brucejack Project. The Offering will close on completion of documentation and is conditional upon receipt of all necessary regulatory approvals, including the approval of the Toronto Stock Exchange . The gross proceeds of the Offering will be used during the 2015 exploration program to incur eligible Canadian Exploration Expenses that will qualify as "flow through mining expenditures" as defined in subsection 127(9) of the Income Tax Act (Canada), and "BC ...
May 7. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to report the following senior management changes as it positions for the advance of the Brucejack Project to development. Robert Quartermain has been appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. As President and CEO, Mr. Quartermain founded Pretivm and led the Company from its initial public offering in December 2010. Joseph Ovsenek has been promoted to President, reporting to Mr. Quartermain. Mr. Ovsenek joined Pretivm in 2011 and as Executive Vice President has been responsible for leading strategic areas of the Company including permitting and financing. With over 20 years of management and legal experience in public resource companies, Mr. Ovsenek holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Toronto and is a registered member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia . As President he will assume Pretivm's day-to-day management. Michelle Romero ...
May 7. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG) (NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or "the Company") is pleased to report the following highlights from the first quarter of 2015 and updates for its high-grade gold Brucejack Project in northern British Columbia . First Quarter 2015 Highlights and Significant Events On January 14, 2015 , we announced the appointment of Tom S.Q. Yip as Chief Financial Officer. On January 16, 2015 , we announced the completion of a non-brokered private placement with Zijin Mining Group Co., Ltd. ("Zijin"), consisting of the issuance of 12,836,826 of our common shares at a price per share of $6.30 for gross proceeds of $80,872,004 . On January 21, 2015 , we announced the completion of a non-brokered private placement with certain existing shareholders, consisting of the issuance of 2,897,490 of our common shares at a price per share of $6.30 for gross proceeds of $18,254,187 . On March 27, 2015 , we announced that we had been issued an Environmental Assessment Certificate for the ...
Apr 2. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") and the Nis g a'a Nation are pleased to announce that they have entered into a comprehensive Cooperation and Benefits Agreement (the "Agreement") in respect of Pretivm's Brucejack Project ("Brucejack" or the "Project") located in northwest British Columbia . The Agreement establishes a long-term, mutually-beneficial relationship between Pretivm and the Nis g a'a Nation, who have rights and interests as defined by the Nis g a'a Final Agreement in the Nass Area where portions of the Project are located. Under the terms of the Agreement, the Nisga'a Nation will provide ongoing support for the development and operation of Brucejack as a safe, environmentally sound mine with participation in its economic benefits, and Pretivm will honour commitments to the Nisga'a Nation regarding jobs and contracting opportunities at the Project, education and training and financial payments. "Nis g a'a Nation strives for sustainable ...
Mar 27. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm") is pleased to announce that it has been issued an Environmental Assessment Certificate for its Brucejack Project by the British Columbia Minister of the Environment and Minister of Energy and Mines. The Ministers issued the certificate with conditions that have given them the confidence to conclude that the project will be constructed, operated and decommissioned in a way that ensures no significant adverse effects are likely to occur. Pretivm will address these conditions in advance of the start of mine construction which it expects to begin this summer. The environmental review process, which was concluded within the legislated timeframe, was led by British Columbia's Environmental Assessment Office ("BCEAO"). The process provides for significant opportunities for Aboriginal groups, government agencies and the public to provide input on the potential for environmental, economic, social, heritage and health effects from a ...
Mar 3. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or "the Company") is pleased to report the following highlights from the fourth quarter of 2014 and updates for its high-grade gold Brucejack Project in northern British Columbia . Fourth Quarter 2014 Highlights and Significant Events On October 22, 2014 , we announced the final results from the 2014 surface drill program in the Valley of the Kings, following up on our announcements on July 3, 2014 and August 20, 2014 . The surface drill program was successful in confirming both the grade and continuity of Indicated and Inferred gold mineralization in an area defined by the 2013 Mineral Resource estimate block model, and the continuity of gold mineralization in the Valley of the Kings below the area defined by the 2013 Mineral Resource estimate. On November 20, 2014 , we announced that we had contracted AMEC Americas Limited ("AMEC") to provide the engineering, procurement and construction management ("EPCM") services for the ...
Jan 21. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed the previously announced non-brokered private placement with certain existing shareholders of the Company of 2,897,490 common shares of Pretivm (the "Purchased Shares") at a price per share of C$6.30 for gross proceeds of approximately C$18,254,187 (the "Offering"). In connection with the Offering, Liberty Metals & Mining Holdings, LLC ("LMM"), a subsidiary of Boston-based Liberty Mutual Insurance, subscribed for 989,343 of the Purchased Shares in order to maintain its pro rata interest in the Company in accordance with its participation rights under the subscription agreement dated April 22, 2013 between the Company and LMM. Pretivm intends to use the proceeds from the Offering to fund capital expenditures at its Brucejack Project including the procurement of long-lead items and camp infrastructure. The Purchased Shares may not be traded for a period of four months ...
Jan 16. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced non-brokered private placement with Zijin Mining Group Co., Ltd. ("Zijin") of 12,836,826 common shares of Pretivm (the "Purchased Shares") at a price per share of C$6.30 for gross proceeds of approximately C$80,872,004 (the "Offering"). Pretivm intends to use the proceeds from the Offering to fund capital expenditures at its Brucejack Project including the procurement of long-lead items and camp infrastructure. Mr. Shaoyang Shen of Zijin will be appointed to Pretivm's board of directors pursuant to the terms of the subscription agreement dated December 8, 2014 which entitles Zijin to nominate one person. The Purchased Shares may not be traded for a period of four months plus one day from the closing of the Offering. The Purchased Shares described herein have not been, and will not be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as ...
Jan 14. 2015
Pretium Resources Inc. (TSX:PVG)(NYSE:PVG) ("Pretivm" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has appointed Tom S.Q. Yip as Chief Financial Officer effective January 26, 2015 . Mr. Yip has over 25 years of financial management experience in the mining industry for exploration and development companies and producers. Most recently he was Chief Financial Officer for International Tower Hill Mines Ltd. At his prior position as CFO of Silver Standard Resources Inc. he was a key member of the leadership team which transitioned the company from exploration and development to production. He began his mining career at Echo Bay Mines Ltd. before the company merged with Kinross Gold Corporation. Mr. Yip is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Business Administration from the University of Alberta. Mr. Yip has been an independent director of Pretivm's Board of Directors since 2011 and will continue in his role on the Board as a non-independent director. "We ...