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13:01 January 27, 2015 | Mining | LoriNature Protection and Ambassadors Discussed Fioletovo Mining Project
Nature Protection and Ambassadors Discussed Fioletovo Mining Project
16:45 January 26, 2015 | Mining | LoriTeghout and Hazard Jeopardizing Environment
Teghout copper and molybdenum mine is located in Tumanyan area, Lori Region, 3.5 km south-east from Teghut village
14:31 January 26, 2015 | Mining | LoriNew Administration of Akhtala Ore Dressing Combine CJSC Planning to Construct A New Tailing Dump
The new administration of Akhtala Ore Dressing Combine CJSC has started enhancing its production and intends to construct a new tailing dump in the area of
13:02 January 26, 2015 | Mining | LoriFioletovo Gold Mining Project Expertise Suspended
The expertise of Fioletovo gold mining project has been suspended based on
17:30 January 23, 2015 | Mining | GegharkunikLake Sevan Endangered with Mercury Pollution
Lake Sevan in endangered with mercury pollution. Mercury demonstrations were detected in the upper reach of Masrik river basin flowing into Lake Sevan in the area
17:40 January 22, 2015 | Mining | LoriWide Resonance over Gold in Fioletovo
In recent month Fioletovo gold mining project in Lori Region, Armenia, to be developed opencast by “Grade RedMet” LLC has got wide resonance.
17:07 January 22, 2015 | Mining | GegharkunikAkunq Village Landlord Deprived of Opportunity To Take Part in Tsarasar Gold Mine Hearings
On 16 January 2015 the public hearings on the environmental impact assessment of Tsarasar gold mining project were held at Akunq Rural Municipality submitted by “Armenian International Gold” LLC.
14:42 January 22, 2015 | Mining | Lori"Baktek Eco" LLC Cyanic Plant Project Seems Like a Sewing Plant Project
"Baktek Eco" LLC intends to construct a cyanic plant in Arjut community, Lori Region. On 23 January, at 12:00, the public hearings of the EIA of the construction project
12:54 January 21, 2015 | MiningWhether Energy and Natural Resources Ministry Changed Its Policy on Mining Wastes?
Energy and Natural Resources Minister Yervand Zakharyan announced that numerous tailing dumps have caused serious problems, which haven’t been studied so far and
18:10 January 20, 2015 | Mining | GegharkunikGegamet Plus Now Wants to Develop Shorzha Troctolite and Peridotite Mine
Under the project, Shorzha Troctolite and Peridotite mine is located in the area of Tchambarak Village, Gegharkounik Region, which occupies an area of 2.65 ha. The mine has potential balance reserved to produce cement material. The mine is planned to
13:17 January 15, 2015 | MiningAs Compared with 2013, 3 Million Ore Less Produced in 2014
In mining during 11 months of 2014, the mined ore accounted for 22 million tons vs. 25 million tons for 2013. In general, the products in the mining made up
14:52 January 14, 2015 | Mining | LoriFioletevo Resident Applying to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan on Fioletovo Mining Project
I want to apply to the Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan and to ask him to support us and to pay attention to our problems
13:01 January 13, 2015 | Mining | LoriMinutes of Fieolotovo Gold Mining Project Hearings
Upon Fioletovo Villagers request, the Village Head of Fioletovo, Syunik Region, provided the minutes of the public hearings and the discussions held
12:20 January 13, 2015 | MiningFranck Muller Company Planning to Construct Gold Parting (Affinage) Plant in Armenia
Franck Muller Company intends to construct a gold parting plant in Atmenia and for this purpose in 2014 a memorandum was
15:28 January 12, 2015 | Mining | LoriLetter to Minister: Rights of Fioletovo Villagers Violated During Public Discussion of EIA of Fioletovo Gold Mining Project
EcoLur has addressed a letter to Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan to ensure the rights of Fioletovo Villagers in the public discussion of the EIA of Fioletovo Gold Mining Project. The letter particularly says
14:32 January 12, 2015 | Mining | GegharkunikDate of New Public Hearings on Geological Prosepcting of Tsarasar Gold Mine Appointed
The public hearings on the environmental impact assessment of Tsarasar gold mining project will be held at Akunq Rural Administration building, Gegharkounik Region, at
16:13 December 29, 2014 | Mining | Gegharkunik | SyunikEnvironmentalists about Achievements and Failures for 2014, As Well As Expectations from 2015
How the environmental public assesses 2014 and what are their expectations from 2015? EcoLur had an interview with Silva Adamyan, Chairman of “Center for Bird Lovers” NGO, Arsen Gasparyan – Chairman of “Association of Young Biologists” NGO and Levon Galstyan, member of Pan-Armenian Environmental Front.
16:40 December 26, 2014 | Mining | Lori | Syunik | Vayots dzorNature Protection Minister's Final Press Conference for 2014: Mining, Part 6
Referring to Amulsar mining project, the journalists asked a question to the Minister to what extent the complaint of Gndevaz villagers is go\rounded, who oppose to the mining project and are going to sue. In reply, the Minister said
18:00 December 23, 2014 | Mining | LoriFioletovo Villagers’ Request Addressed to Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan
Fioletovo villagers are asking Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan to help them and not to allow the development of Fioletovo gold mine. Village representative Vasily Desyatov passed the letter signed by over 140 villagers to the Ministry. The letter says,
16:39 December 23, 2014 | Mining | LoriWhether Trumpets To Turn into Court Proceedings for Teghout?
The pompous events dedicated to the commissioning of Teghout mining complex on 20 December were marked with the visit of top officials of Armenia and Atrsakh. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan and