Special report: Yukon in focus

CANADA'S Yukon territory is becoming a sought-after jurisdiction as the combination of progressive government policy, exploration success, increasing presence of major gold miners and collaborative marketing provide an almost irresistible confluence of conditions. By Paul Harris in Dawson City, Yukon

Special report: Yukon in focus Special report: Yukon in focus Special report: Yukon in focus Special report: Yukon in focus Special report: Yukon in focus

The past year has seen not one but five majors (Kinross Gold (CN:K), Goldcorp (CN:GG), Barrick Gold (CN:ABX), Newmont Mining (US:NEM) and Agnico Eagle Mines (CN:AEM)) plant the flag in Yukon drawn by