|By Marketwired .||
|July 9, 2014 12:00 PM EDT||
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/09/14 -- First Quantum Minerals Ltd. ("First Quantum" or "the Company") (TSX: FM)(LSE: FQM) today reported that construction activity at its Cobre Panama copper project has resumed.
Following discussions with union officials, the site was re-opened on Saturday July 5, 2014 and site activities are ramping up under the new roster of 21 days of work with seven days off.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors of First Quantum Minerals Ltd.
G. Clive Newall, President
Listed in Standard and Poor's
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First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - North American contact:
Director, Investor Relations
(647) 346-3934 or Toll Free: 1 (888) 688-6577
(604) 688-3818 (FAX)
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. - United Kingdom contact:
+44 140 327 3484
+44 140 327 3494 (FAX)