Galantas Gold Corporation is a public company, dual listed on the TSX Venture Exchange, located in Toronto and London's AIM market.
Galantas owns and recently operated a producing open pit gold mine near Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. The mine also produces by-product silver and lead. A metals concentrate is produced by safe, low-toxicity processing and sold under contract to Xstrata Corporation. The mine is actively engaged in obtaining planning permits to continue to mine underground. The mine has completed part of a drilling exploration program with a significant increase in resources discovered.
RECENT NEWS : PLANNING PERMIT UPDATE
In an update on 27th November 2014, Galantas announced that it had been informed that the Planning Officer's report regarding the underground planning application was well advanced. It has been informed that a determination is possible within Quarter 4, 2014.
Situated within a 435 square kilometre license area, the Omagh project lies approximately 1.5 hours drive west of Belfast, in Northern Ireland. It is situated to the west of Omagh, which is the main administrative centre of Tyrone. Following up exploration success, the project has recently expanded its area under licence to 766.5 sq.kms.