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Paul Harris

Colombia Gold Letter , Trident Gold Corp

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Paul Harris is a mining information expert with over 12 years of experience as an analyst, journalist and researcher about the mining industry, of which he has spent nine years in Latin America including four years in Colombia and five in Chile. Harris has written for leading industry publications and business newspapers around the world and produced reports for leading consultancy firms prior to starting Colombia Gold Letter.




Recent Interviews

Paul Harris Has Something to Say About Colombia's Gold Exploration Sector (1/6/14) Paul Harris sees a lot of untapped value in Colombia, a land that hasn't seen the arrival of modern mining due to a government sluggish to implement speedy approval processes. But Harris, editor of the Colombia Gold Letter, believes there are still some opportunities out there, pummeled by the market but poised to be buoyed by a more accommodating political climate and rising gold prices. He talks about the leading Colombia plays in this interview with The Gold Report.

Placing Bets on Colombia: Paul Harris (5/10/13) Some exploration projects in Colombia are advancing to the mine definition stage, says Paul Harris, the Colombia-based editor and publisher of the Colombia Gold Letter, and with the government starting to provide the level of administration that the sector needs, the country is poised for great things. In this interview with The Gold Report, Harris discusses the implications of Colombia's 2001 mining code and which companies are leading the project development curve.

Insider Secrets for Finding Winning Colombia Juniors (9/5/12) Living in Colombia gives Paul Harris, publisher of the Colombia Gold Letter, invaluable first-hand knowledge of the exploration scene there. On a macro level, mining development in Colombia will create opportunities for massive wealth generation for company shareholders, for local communities and for the government and could move Colombia into the ranks of the developed nations. On a micro level, junior explorers still have to navigate through an as-yet-untested permitting process. Once the first junior does that, Harris sees the floodgates opening up. Read more in this exclusive Gold Report interview.

Recent Quotes

"RD expects to conclude its bankable feasibility study by year-end." (1/30/14) Red Eagle Mining Corp. - Paul Harris, Colombia Gold Letter More >

"Drilling at CNL's Buriticá continues to extend vein families and prove the project's potential." (1/30/14) Continental Gold Ltd. - Paul Harris, Colombia Gold Letter More >

"CNL is a good company with a good management team, good financing ability and good technical ability. It's got an excellent project." (1/6/14) Continental Gold Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris More >

"ATY absolutely has potential for further discoveries at El Roble." (5/10/13) Atico Mining Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris More >

"BTO is an emerging midtier producer with a possible gold mine in Gramalote." (5/10/13) B2Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris More >

"RD's Santa Rosa project is relatively high grade and near surface, so it should become a gold mine." (5/10/13) Red Eagle Mining Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris More >

"CNL's Buriticá project will be a cash cow." (5/10/13) Continental Gold Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris More >

"ATY has become increasingly interesting." (9/5/12) Atico Mining Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris More >



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