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Rupert starts hunt for Central Lapland giants

Cashed-up Rupert Resources has key investor support to pursue high-stakes exploration for 2-5 million-ounce gold deposits in Finland’s north, where it has the only permitted processing plant and mine in the vicinity of Agnico-Eagle’s 250,000oz-a-year Kittila operation.

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First base: Rupert Resources focused beyond Pahtavaara mine and mill in north Finland on exciting regional exploration potential

The focus won't be on restarting the mine and plant any time soon - though new drilling to upgrade and expand the mine resource should enhance its status as a "fallback scenario" for Rupert.