Euromax Services to reassess investments to a golden mine near Trun due to enviromental protests

MINEX FORUM | July 6, 2017
img0 Euromax Services, an indirect subsidiary of Bulgarian copper mining company Asarel-Medet, will reassess its investment plans in Trun, in the west of the country, said seenews.com  with reference to the environment ministry. “Euromax Services is carrying out a complete reassessment of the parameters of the investment proposal […] in relation to the economic and social ...

UN climate conference will be held in 2018 in the heart of Poland’s coal mining

MINEX FORUM | June 9, 2017
img0 Image: theaustralian.com.au The pivotal 2018 UN climate conference will be held in the heart of Poland’s coal mining industry, in a move that has angered some campaigners but offered others hope that it symbolises transition away from fossil fuels, climatechangenews.com reported. The town of Katowice – founded on coal mining – is in the heart of the Upper ...

Strongbow Exploration begins designing a water treatment plant at the South Crofty Project

MINEX FORUM | June 8, 2017
img0 Strongbow Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: SBW) announce that Siltbuster Process Solutions Ltd. (“SPS”) and Nomenca Ltd. (“Nomenca”) have been engaged to undertake Process Specification and Outline Design Works for a water treatment plant at Strongbow’s South Crofty project located in Cornwall, UK. Strongbow successfully completed water treatment trials in March 2017 and subsequently has submitted an application ...

Bluejay Mining prepares its Pituffik titanium project in Greenland to EIA and SIA

MINEX FORUM | May 30, 2017
img0 Aim- and FSE-listed Bluejay Mining has concluded the public preconsultation phase of the permitting process for its Pituffik titanium project, in Greenland, and will now move on to the public consultation phase of the final draft environmental-impact assessment (EIA) and social-impact assessment (SIA) documents, miningweekly.com noted. The public preconsultation phase, which is a requirement of ...

Uzbekistan creates the State Committee on Investments

MINEX FORUM | April 27, 2017
img0 Uzbekistan creates the State Committee on Investments. President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a resolution “On formation of the State Committee of Uzbekistan on investments”, uzdaily.com reported. State Investment Committee is an authorized state body, responsible for coordination of forming and realizing single state investment policy and attracting foreign investments. New committee will coordinate work on ...

EBRD to help Kyrgyzstan to rehabilitate uranium production sites

MINEX FORUM | April 5, 2017
img0 A joint delegation from the European Union and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has held talks with the government of Kyrgyzstan on addressing the environmental legacy of uranium mining in Central Asia, said world-nuclear-news.org. Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan formed an important uranium-producing region in the former Soviet Union, and more than 9000 tonnes ...