some good info there Kade-- It seems that with out saying that the permits were delayed based on the last paragraph, it seems that paragraph makes it clear  that might have been the hold up on the permits. It don't take much to see if you don't have clear title to a parcel of land the government can't give a permit for some thing you want to do on some ones else's land. 

""With this critical threshold now behind us, the Company's goal of starting a gold mining operation on the Rang Chaussegros of the Beauce Placer Gold property is one step closer to becoming reality. Uragold will soon provide an update on the permitting process.""