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Landslides Kill 5 in Illegal Indonesian Gold Mine

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Landslides in Indonesia triggered by heavy rains have killed at least five in an illegal gold mine in the west of the country, local media reported on Tuesday. According to the daily Jakarta Post, dozens of workers were buried under the mine on Mount Pongkor in Nanggung district last Sunday at around […]Read More

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Landslide Kills 1, Buries 60 at Gold Mine in Indonesia’s

According to the Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (NBDM), cited by Reuters, at least 13 people were rescued Wednesday at the site of the gold mine landslide. According to Reuters, Indonesian rescuers were searching for survivors after more than 60 people were reportedly buried by the collapse of an illegal gold mine on the […]Read More

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DSI summons Akara gold mining firm to acknowledge encroachment charges

Akara gold mining company was today summoned by the Department of Special Investigation to acknowledge charges of illegal encroachment of forest land and highway land in two districts of the northern provinces of Phetchabun and Phichit. DSI deputy spokesman Pol Maj Woranan Srilum said today that representatives of Australian-controlled Akara Resources Company were invited to […]Read More

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Gunshots heard as residents fear smuggling at Loei gold mine

Local residents have expressed suspicions that unidentified people tried to transport gold ore from a suspended gold mine in Loei province on Thursday night. Wiron Rujichaiwat, a resident of Ban Na Nhong Bong village, reported the presence of a truck and two lorries driving in the direction of Thung Kham gold mine in Loei’s Wang […]Read More

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China claims discovery of its biggest ever gold mine with

PanARMENIAN.Net – The biggest ever gold deposit of an estimated 380 tons has been discovered in China, announced Shandong Gold Group during a news conference in Beijing on Tuesday, March 28. As RT said citing local media reports, the Xiling gold seam in eastern China is more than 2,000 meters long and 67 meters wide. […]Read More

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No renewal of gold mining concession: PM

The cabinet did not consider renewing the gold mining concession concession of Akara Resources PLc which is due to expire on May 13, said Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha on Tuesday. However, he said that he had instructed the cabinet at its meeting today to make sure that all gold mining operations must stop at the […]Read More

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Villagers near Loei gold mine seek police help

Residents of six villages in Baan Khao Lueng of Loei’s Wang Saphung district called on the government yesterday to maintain peace and order after a group of some 20 armed and camouflaged men destroyed a barrier set up to protect the communities from the operations of the Tungkum gold-mining company. “We demand that police bring […]Read More