Company Press Releases

Benton Provides Update on the Regency Transaction and Announces Non-Brokered Flow-Through Private Placement Financing

2019-12-11 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - December 11, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') would like to update shareholders on the progress of the previously announced Regency Gold Corp. (TSXV: RAU) ('Regency') transaction ('the Transaction'). As per Benton...Read More

Benton Receives Extended Terms from Panoramic on the Thunder Bay North Project and Provides Update

2019-11-11 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - November 11, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company')  is pleased to announce that Panoramic Resources Inc. ('PAN') has agreed to extend the terms associated with the initial binding purchase agreement and amended binding purc...Read More

Benton Executes Option Agreement with Maxtech Ventures on Panama Gold Project, Red Lake Mining District

2019-10-24 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 24, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that it has signed a binding option agreement (the "Option Agreement") with Maxtech Ventures Inc. ("MVT") pursuant to which MVT will have the option to ear...Read More

Regency Gold Executes Agreement with Benton on the Thunder Bay North and Escape Lake Platinum Group Metal Properties and Change of Business

2019-10-17 / @newsfile

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 17, 2019) - Regency Gold Corp. (TSXV: RAU.H) ("Regency" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has signed an arm's-length non-binding letter of intent (the "LOI") dated October 11, 2019, with Benton Resources Inc. ("Benton") (TSXV: BEX...Read More

Benton Executes Agreement with Regency Gold on the Thunder Bay North and Escape Lake Platinum Group Metal Properties

2019-10-15 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 15, 2019) -  Benton Resources Inc. ('Benton' or 'the Company') (TSXV: BEX) is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent (the "LOI") with Regency Gold Corp. ("Regency") (TSX-V: RAU) which sets out a proposed transaction pursuant to...Read More

Benton and Rio Tinto Replace Purchase and Sale with Option to Acquire 100% Ownership of the Escape Lake Property

2019-10-10 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 10, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that Rio Tinto Exploration Canada Inc. (RTEC) and the Company have agreed to terminate the purchase agreement signed on July 2, 2019 (see NR dated July 2,...Read More

Benton and Panoramic to Extend Terms for Agreement on Thunder Bay North Project

2019-10-01 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 1, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that Panoramic Resources Inc. ('PAN') has agreed to extend the terms associated with the initial binding purchase agreement and amended binding purchase agr...Read More

Benton to Option Panama Gold Project in the Red Lake Mining District to Maxtech Ventures

2019-09-10 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 10, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that it has signed a binding letter of intent ("BLOI") with Maxtech Ventures Inc. ("MVT") in which MVT will have the option to earn a 100% interest in Be...Read More

Benton and Panoramic Agree to Amended Terms for Benton's Purchase of the Thunder Bay North PGM Project

2019-09-03 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 3, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') announced today that it has amended (the 'Amending Agreement') the binding purchase agreement signed on July 2, 2019 with Panoramic Resources Inc. ('Panoramic') (the 'PAN Agree...Read More

Benton Resources Sells Equities for Gross Proceeds of $1.8 Million to Add to the Purchase of High-Grade PGM Deposits

2019-08-02 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - August 2, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') today announced that it has sold 8.0 million shares of Matador Mining Ltd for gross proceeds of CDN$1.803 million. Proceeds will be used to help finance the previously announced pu...Read More

IIROC Trading Resumption - BEX

2019-07-26 / @newswire

VANCOUVER, July 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Trading resumes in: Company: Benton Resources Inc. TSX-Venture Symbol: BEX (All Issues) Resumption (ET):  9:30, 7/29/2019 IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension (halt) of trading in a security of a publicly-listed company. Trading halts ar...Read More

Benton Resources Files NI43-101 Technical Report with TSX-V to Proceed with the Previously Announced Acquisition of High Grade PGM Deposits: Panoramic's Thunder Bay North Deposit and Rio Tinto's Escape Lake Discovery

2019-07-29 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - July 29, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') today announced that in support of this previously announced transaction, a Geological report completed in accordance with NI 43-101 and the TSX Venture Exchange's (the "Exchange")...Read More

IIROC Trading Halt - BEX

2019-07-02 / @newswire

VANCOUVER, July 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC: Company: Benton Resources Inc. TSX-Venture Symbol: BEX (all issues) Reason: At the Request of the Company Pending News Halt Time (ET): 8:35 AM IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension (halt) of tr...Read More

Benton Resources to Acquire High Grade PGM Deposits: Panoramic's Thunder Bay North Deposit and Rio Tinto's Escape Lake Discovery

2019-07-02 / @newsfile

Highlights:High-grade, near-surface Platinum Group Metals (PGM) deposits with a historic resource.Excellent infrastructure, with a paved highway and established logging roads.Drilling highlights on the 30,000 hectare Thunder Bay North (TBN) Property include historic high-grade intercepts of 46.65 m...Read More

Benton Resources Receives Airborne Data and Initiates Work at Panama Project in the Red Lake Mining District

2019-06-13 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - June 13, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that it has received data from its recently flown high-detail airborne magnetic survey and has identified several high priority targets for immediate follow-...Read More

Benton Resources Completes Heliborne Magnetic Survey at the Panama Project

2019-05-16 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - May 16, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') today announced that it has completed a 1,913-line kilometre, High-Resolution Heliborne Magnetic Survey over the entire Panama Lake Project. The survey will be a valuable tool in del...Read More

Benton Completes Lake Sediment Sampling Survey and Commences Detailed Airborne Magnetic Survey at the Panama Project, Red Lake Mining District

2019-04-25 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 25, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that it has collected 120 lake sediment samples which have now been submitted for analysis at Activation Laboratories in Thunder Bay, ON. The survey was comp...Read More

Benton Completes First Phase of Drilling at Panama Project in the Red Lake Mining District and Appoints James Rogers as an Advisor

2019-03-27 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - March 27, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') is pleased to announce that it has received final assay results for the Phase I drill program carried out at the Panama Project in the Red Lake mining district. Highlights:Each ho...Read More

Benton Resources Retains CHF Capital Markets

2019-03-28 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - March 28, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ('Benton' or 'the Company') today announced that it has engaged CHF Capital Markets ('CHF'), a highly-regarded Canadian investor relations and capital markets firm. Stephen Stares, President and CEO of Bento...Read More

Benton Intersects Gold Mineralization in First Five Holes at the Panama Zone in Red Lake Mining District

2019-03-04 / @newsfile

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - March 4, 2019) - Benton Resources Inc. (TSXV: BEX) ("Benton" or "the Company") is pleased to announce that Benton has received assays for the first 5 of 7 drill holes completed on the Panama Zone in the Red Lake Mining district. Each hole exhibits anomalous g...Read More