In a month we will begin a period of swirling rumours. Did he or didn't he say aye?
With $1,800 gold and $3.75 copper and allowing for a 40% increase in capex the Prosperity mine would double the value of Taseko.
Lucky for us the market attaches no value to Prosperity or Aley so one way or the other we will have a big expansion plan underway in 2013.
Prosperity may be a 50/50 chance but there is no valid reason for Harper to decline the permit.
Let the rumours begin