Sector Expert: 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 Preaches Investor Patience in Colombia (10/19/15)
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Paul Harris, editor and publisher of Colombia Gold Letter, knows Colombia well and realizes that the country requires more investor patience than many are willing to give. Harris says that the next 12–24 months will largely determine Colombia's long-term perception as a mining jurisdiction, but is quick to add that some current stories are already panning out. In this interview with The Gold Report, Harris discusses some companies getting the best out of Colombia and others that hope to.

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.

Recent Quotes

"From Q4/16, RD will start producing 5,000 oz a month of gold in dore comprising 57% silver and 43% gold."

Mining Journal (12/2/15)
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"CNL's Buriticá is one of the few projects in Colombia that has advanced to the resource definition stage."

The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris (10/19/15)
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"RD is pretty much the first company to go through Colombia's permitting process in modern times."

The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris (10/19/15)
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"RD completed financing for the construction of the San Ramon gold mine."

— Paul Harris, Colombia Gold Letter (8/30/15)
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"CGT commenced a tender for the commissioning of a feasibility study."

— Paul Harris, Colombia Gold Letter (8/30/15)
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"RD expects to conclude its bankable feasibility study by year-end."

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

— Paul Harris, Colombia Gold Letter (1/30/14)
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"CNL is a good company with a good management team, good financing ability and good technical ability. It's got an excellent project."

The Gold Report Interview with Paul Harris (1/6/14)
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