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Last updated: Nov 19 2019 13:31 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Exclusive: Mine workers demanded more protection before deadly Burkina Faso attack 19.11.2019 Reuters: World News
Five months before an ambush killed 39 colleagues, local workers at a Canadian-owned gold mine in Burkina Faso pleaded with managers to fly them to the site rather than go by a road that was prone to attacks, two people present at the meeting said.
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Protest forces AngloGold Ashanti to suspend Guinea gold mine 16.11.2019 Reuters: World News
South African miner AngloGold Ashanti suspended its gold mining operations in Guinea after a community protested on its Siguiri mining site, its Guinea subsidiary Societe Aurifère de Guinee (SAG) said in a statement.
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In Kimberley, the world's diamond capital, illicit mining fight flounders 11.11.2019 Reuters: Money News
The first South African project to bring illegal miners into the formal fold has been plagued by violence in diamond capital Kimberley, dealing a major blow to national efforts to stem a booming illicit trade.
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Anger grows as families bury the dead after Burkina Faso attack 9.11.2019 Reuters: World News
Relatives of people killed and survivors from an attack this week on a bus convoy of mine workers in Burkina Faso were increasingly angry on Saturday at what they said was a lack of support from authorities and the mining company.
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Australia's Perenti says 19 of its employees killed in Burkina Faso attack 8.11.2019 Reuters: World News
Australian mining services provider Perenti Global Ltd said on Friday that 19 of its employees were among the more than three dozen people killed in the ambush of a convoy ferrying hundreds of workers near a Canadian-owned mine in Burkina Faso.
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Attack on Canadian miner in Burkina Faso threatens gold’s final frontier 7.11.2019 Reuters: World News
As jihadists wreaked ever more havoc in the last two years, mining firms in Burkina Faso rolled out extra security measures, from barracks for government troops protecting them to safe rooms for workers behind barbed wire and mounds.
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Burkina Faso: 37 killed in attack on miner convoy 7.11.2019 Central Chronicle
Ouagadougou, At least 37 civilians were killed and more than 60 wounded when gunmen ambushed a convoy transporting employees of a Canadian mining company Semafo in Bukrina Faso. Country’s Eastern Region Governor Saidou Sanou said unidentified gunmen on Wednesday ambushed five buses carrying local employees, contractors and suppliers of the Samafo mining company, killing 37 […]
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37 Killed In Attack On Canadian Mining Convoy In Africa's Burkina Faso 7.11.2019 NDTV News - Latest
An attack on a convoy transporting local employees of Canadian mining company Semafo in Burkina Faso left 37 people dead and 60 wounded on Wednesday, a regional governor said.
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Bougainville prepares for 'peaceful, credible' independence vote - official 6.11.2019 Reuters: World News
An independence referendum in the Papua New Guinea (PNG) region of Bougainville will be peaceful and credible, the chief electoral official said on Wednesday, and it will help heal the wounds of a bloody, decade-long civil war.
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Russia dam collapse: 11 dead 19.10.2019 Central Chronicle
Moscow, As many as 11 people were killed and 14 others injured on early Saturday morning in a dam collapse in Russia’s Siberian region of Krasnoyarsk Krai, the emergency ministry said. “Eleven people are confirmed dead,” the TASS qouted. According to the regional branch of the emergency ministry, the collapse took place at 0200 hrs […]
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How do miners dispose of their waste in the sea? 11.10.2019 Reuters: World News
Sea disposal of mining waste could spread as Indonesia weighs adopting the technique for new nickel projects, as Papua New Guinea is doing for a gold mine proposed by Australia's Newcrest Mining .
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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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