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70.2 Billion AMD To Be Paid To State Budget from Soil Management Field
14:15 April 07, 2014 | Mining
70.2 Billion AMD To Be Paid To State Budget from Soil Management Field
The indicator predicted for 2014 will be higher than the indicator for 2013 by...
Megry turns into a dead zone
13:08 April 03, 2014 | Mining | Syunik
Megry turns into a dead zone
Under his assessment, if the mines in Meghri are developed, Meghri area together with...
Ombudsman’s Annual Report Detected Violations in Soil Management
11:07 April 03, 2014 | Mining
Ombudsman’s Annual Report Detected Violations in Soil Management
Though riskiness assessment rules have been adopted, a number of complexities have been detected in ...
Train Transporting Gold Ore Crashed
12:00 April 02, 2014 | Mining | Gegharkunik
Train Transporting Gold Ore Crashed
On 31 March 7 carriages out of 30 carriages of the train transporting golden ore from Sotq mine to...
PEF Presenting Violations in Qajaran Mine
11:03 April 02, 2014 | Mining | Syunik
PEF Presenting Violations in Qajaran Mine
The Pan-Armenian Environmental Front (PEF) is presenting “Mining Out of Law” series dedicated to the current legal violations in
PEF To Recover its Violated Right Applying to Court
18:51 March 31, 2014 | Mining
PEF To Recover its Violated Right Applying to Court
The Nature Protection Ministry has refused to provide the Pan-Armenian Environmental Front the copies of water usage permits issued to...
From Formal Rates to Mild Royalties
12:47 March 31, 2014 | Mining
From Formal Rates to Mild Royalties
With the adoption of the new code on subsoil (2011), an amendment was made to···
PEF Calling Government to Refrain from Imitating Dialogue
12:14 March 31, 2014 | Mining
PEF Calling Government to Refrain from Imitating Dialogue
The Pan-Armenian Environmental Front (PEF) didn’t take part in the meeting and didn’t authorize anybody to represent its opinion. The PEF made this statement in reply to...
Teghout Supporters Refusing To Take Part in Meeting with PM
15:53 March 28, 2014 | Mining
Teghout Supporters Refusing To Take Part in Meeting with PM
Yesterday, on 27 March, we were informed that PM Tigran Sargsyan intended to invite the environmentalists to discuss...
Mining: Road to Wreck
14:44 March 28, 2014 | Mining | Syunik
Mining: Road to Wreck
The companies have been insisting that sustainable mining won’t cause any damage to environment. Now, when it is difficult to...
Nature Protection Ministry Publicizing Report on Its Activities after “Responsible Mining” Conference
12:41 March 28, 2014 | Mining
Nature Protection Ministry Publicizing Report on Its Activities after “Responsible Mining” Conference
After “Responsible Mining” conference the Nature Protection Ministry has publicized the report on its activities for ...
Largest Producer and Polluter – ZCMC Didn’t Appear at International Conference
11:45 March 28, 2014 | Mining | Syunik
Largest Producer and Polluter – ZCMC Didn’t Appear at International Conference
Officially the company annually processes 17 million tons of ore. The combine is expanding Artsvanik tailing dump at the expense of
Activist Anna Shahnazyan Made A Political Speech at International Conference
16:45 March 27, 2014 | Mining
Activist Anna Shahnazyan Made A Political Speech at International Conference Video
“It’s difficult to hide your feelings, when you deal with such ministers. The main task of this conference is to keep...
What Geologist Michael Burnside Eyewitnessed in Territory of Akhtala Tailing Dump
14:30 March 27, 2014 | Mining | Lori
What Geologist Michael Burnside Eyewitnessed in Territory of Akhtala Tailing Dump Video
Michael Burnside was Assistant Director for Minerals and Geology Management (retired) for the US Forest...
Alternative Conference “Irresponsible Mining”: Presentation Mechanisms for Assessing Ecosystem Services As Basis for Calculating Environmental Damage
13:05 March 27, 2014 | Mining
Alternative Conference “Irresponsible Mining”: Presentation Mechanisms for Assessing Ecosystem Services As Basis for Calculating Environmental Damage
Alternative Conference “Irresponsible Mining”: Presentation Mechanisms for Assessing Ecosystem Services As Basis for Calculating Environmental Damage...
Aram Harutyunyan Being Reported About “Ler Ex” Accident and Geghi River Pollution
17:53 March 26, 2014 | Mining | Syunik
Aram Harutyunyan Being Reported About “Ler Ex” Accident and Geghi River Pollution
Nature Protection Minister Aram Harutyunyan held a consultation to increase the efficiency of departmental functions of the ministry. Levon Petrosyan, Head of...
Alternative Conference “Irresponsible Mining in Armenia”
12:49 March 26, 2014 | Mining
Alternative Conference “Irresponsible Mining in Armenia”
The Armenian Government stated about developing tourism sector as a priority direction for Armenia…The potential of developing such...
Amulsar Project: Many Risks and Unknown Benefits
12:38 March 26, 2014 | Mining | Syunik | Vayots Dzor
Amulsar Project: Many Risks and Unknown Benefits
Amulsar gold mining project is implemented by Lydian International LLC, the main shareholders are directors and top managers of the...
US, UK and German Ambassadors Welcomed International Conference Participants (Photos)
23:08 March 25, 2014 | Mining | Yerevan
US, UK and German Ambassadors Welcomed International Conference Participants (Photos) Video
The international conference is held in Yerevan organized by the Armenian government with the support of the World Bank, EBRD, US...
Economics Minister on Mining
22:44 March 25, 2014 | Mining
Economics Minister on Mining Video
“In general the mining paid around 43 billion taxes in 2012, which accounts for 5% of our taxes. It’s probably the...

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