Thousands of people in Bonn opposed coal before the UN Climate Conference

MINEX FORUM | November 7, 2017
img0 Just days before the UN Climate Conference is due to get underway, thousands of people have protested in Bonn demanding Germany immediately phase out its use of coal, dw.com reported. Carrying colorful banners with slogans that read “Revolution, not pollution,” “Climate or coal chancellor?” and “Frack off our land,” participants in Saturday’s anti-coal march in Bonn criticized ...

China Development Bank offers to finance construction of transport corridors in Far East Russia

MINEX FORUM | November 7, 2017
img0 Image: morvesti.ru China Development Bank has offered to finance construction of two key transport corridors in Far East Russia to make exports quicker and easier. The state lender proposed financing development of the Primorye-1 and Primorye-2 routes, which connect China’s northwest provinces with Far East Russian ports, during negotiations between China Railway Group Ltd. and the ...