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Exclusive: Greece seeks new mining jobs, higher royalties in talks with Eldorado 16.9.2019 Reuters: Money News
Greece is in talks with Canada's Eldorado Gold to secure higher royalties from its mining development projects and new jobs, Energy Minister Kostis Hatzidakis said on Monday.
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PNG demands Wafi-Golpu gold stays in-country, urges Newcrest, Harmony talks 13.9.2019 Reuters: Money News
Papua New Guinea wants to keep 40% of gold produced from the proposed Wafi-Golpu project, the country's commerce minister said, creating a potential hurdle to an agreement with co-owners Newcrest Mining and Harmony Gold.
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Papua New Guinea prime minister's election faces court challenge 6.9.2019 Reuters: World News
Papua New Guinea's Supreme Court is set to hear a challenge to the election of Prime Minister James Marape on Sept. 20, a lawyer for opposition leader Patrick Pruaitch, who took the issue to court, said on Friday.
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Creating green jobs could help address both unemployment and environmental degradation in India 5.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Shifting to a green economy could add 3 million jobs in the renewable energy sector by 2030.
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Amazon Forest Faces Threat From Fires, Mining And Land Occupation 31.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Raging wildfires have drawn the world's attention to the Amazon but immolation is just one of the dangers facing the world's largest rain forest, environmental experts across the region say.
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PNG puts Barrick, Zijin on notice over Porgera gold mine negotiations 19.8.2019 Reuters: Money News
Papua New Guinea plans to take a larger share of the Porgera gold mine as part of lease-renewal talks, diluting the ownership of joint venture partners Barrick Gold Corp and Zijin Mining Group, the country's commerce minister told Reuters on ...
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PNG wants bigger share of giant Porgera gold mine 19.8.2019 Reuters: Money News
Papua New Guinea plans to take a larger share of the Porgera gold mine as part of lease-renewal talks, diluting the ownership of joint venture partners Barrick Gold Corp and Zijin Mining Group, the country's commerce minister told Reuters on ...
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Burkina forces move to secure attacked Avesoro mine after 1 killed 9.8.2019 Reuters: World News
Security forces in Burkina Faso have sealed off an Avesoro gold mine after a security guard killed an intruder and local people attacked the site in retaliation, security sources said on Friday.
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Ex-president of Kyrgyzstan detained a day after violent botched raid 8.8.2019 Reuters: World News
Kyrgyz security forces detained former president Almazbek Atambayev on Thursday, Russia's Interfax news agency reported, a day after a failed attempt to arrest him led to at least one death in violent clashes with his followers.
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Ecuador's crackdown on wildcatting at Australian mogul's mining lease faces backlash 5.8.2019 Reuters: World News
Ecuador's market-friendly President Lenin Moreno is cracking down on illegal gold miners, who are increasingly encroaching on formal mines, but keeping them away from an Australian billionaire's concession for good may prove a tall order.
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Gunmen kidnap two workers at Banro Corp east Congo mine: army 29.7.2019 Reuters: World News
Gunmen kidnapped a South African and one Zimbabwean worker at Banro Corp's gold mine in the east Congolese province of Maniema on Sunday, an army spokesman said.
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Special Report: The wildcat goldminers doomed by their toxic trade 25.7.2019 Reuters: World News
A few years after coming as a teenager to this Ghanaian town to prospect for gold, Yaw Ngoha had made enough cash to marry his sweetheart and build a house with a porch, to which he would later add a flat-screen TV and satellite dish.
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Special Report: The wildcat gold miners who get rich sick 24.7.2019 Reuters: World News
A few years after coming as a teenager to this Ghanaian town to prospect for gold, Yaw Ngoha had made enough cash to marry his sweetheart and build a house with a porch, to which he would later add a flat-screen TV and satellite dish.
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Was it fair for the World Bank to order Pakistan to pay $5.8 billion to a mining company? 23.7.2019 Scroll.in
The tribunal’s calculation of possible ‘lost future profits’ exposes the unfairness of global economic governance.
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Miner Acacia agrees to increased buyout offer from Barrick 19.7.2019 Reuters: Money News
Barrick Gold Corp has agreed to buy out fellow shareholders in Acacia Mining in a deal that values the firm at 951 million pounds, ending a two-month standoff between the world's second biggest gold miner and its Africa unit.
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Sweden seeks lithium tie-ups in South America amid 'white gold' rush 17.7.2019 Reuters: Money News
Sweden is turning its gaze towards Peru and other South American countries for lithium tie-ups amid a global race to lock in supply of the "white gold" metal that is key for the batteries that power electric vehicles.
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World Bank Imposes One Of Its Biggest Fines On Cash-Starved Pak Over Mine 15.7.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
An international arbitration court has imposed a penalty of $5.976 billion on Pakistan -- one of the biggest in its history -- for the unlawful denial of a mining lease to a company in 2011.
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World Bank Court Orders Pak To Pay $6 Billion To Firm Over Mine Closure 14.7.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Pakistan will have to pay almost $6 billion in damages to a foreign gold mining firm whose dig was shut down by the government in 2011, the World Bank said Sunday.
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Zambia plans law compelling miners to procure locally: minister 4.7.2019 Reuters: Money News
Zambia is planning a law to compel mining companies to give local suppliers a fair share of procurement, its mines minister said on Thursday, in the latest sign of the government taking an interventionist approach in its mining ...
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Glencore's Congo tragedy highlights security conundrum for miners 30.6.2019 Reuters: World News
The deaths of 43 illegal miners at a Glencore facility in Congo last week highlighted a growing challenge for mining companies struggling to secure sites from small-scale prospectors digging for cobalt, copper and other minerals.
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