Category: Asia

Baru Gold Moves Forward With Sangihe Project

Baru Gold Corp. is hiring mining contractors and has commenced the sourcing of heap-leach operational equipment for its Sangihe gold-silver project in Indonesia. “Baru Gold continues to move toward commencement of production and...

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China’s GEM, Glencore Extend Cobalt Partnership

Glencore and GEM have extended their partnership for the supply of cobalt hydroxide by another five years and have formally embedded responsible sourcing and sustainability into the contractual relationship. Under the terms of...

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India Plans Maiden Foray Into Potash Mining

By Ajoy K. Das India has started laying down a roadmap to make a maiden foray into potash mining, marking a small step in reducing its 100% import dependency on this critical fertilizer mineral. Strangely, the desert state of...

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Zijin Mining Seeks Tier 1 Status

In September, Zijin Mining convened its Sixth Science and Technology Symposium where Chairman Chen Jinghe highlighted the company’s global development over the past 20 years with scientific and technological innovation as a...

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India Will Frame National Mineral Index

By Ajoy K. Das India’s Ministry of Mines has commenced the process of framing a National Mineral Index (NMI) of various minerals, but the mining industry has opposed some of the benchmarks being considered in evolving such an...

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Steppe Gold Starts Up ATO Mine in Mongolia

Steppe Gold has started production and initiated gold and silver sales from its ATO open-pit, heap-leach mine in eastern Mongolia. As of mid-May, the company had sold 5,233 ounces (oz) of gold and 1,372 oz of silver in two...

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Indian Miners Seek Government Bailout

By Ajoy K. Das With the COVID-19 pandemic bringing the Indian mining industry to a grinding halt, miners across the country have sought a bailout package for survival of the industry. “The spread of COVID-19 has created an...

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Kazatomprom Decreases Operations at Uranium Mines

JSC National Atomic Co. Kazatomprom is reducing operational activities across all of its uranium mines for an expected period of three months due to the risks posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. According to...

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