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Gold Extracting Factory Illegally Constructed in Meghradzor?
June 21, 2013 at 14:53 | Mining | Kotayk
“According to reliable but not official data, a gold extracting plant is illegally being constructed, and as villagers say this plant will operate not with cyanоgen, but carbamide not having any permission...
Meghradzor Gold Replaces Cyanide with Thiourea
June 06, 2013 at 11:48 | Mining | Kotayk
Meghradzor Gold Company offers to extract gold from ore using thiourea in its project, which is categorized as hazardous substance – type 2. Daily use of thiourea makes up 2340 kg...
Nature Protection Ministry Issued Negative Opinion to Mining Projects
May 07, 2013 at 15:01 | Officials | Aragatsotn | Gegharkunik | Kotayk
The environmental expertise of Nature Protection Ministry turned down three mining projects submitted for the opinion of the environmental expertise. One of them is the project from “Mego Gold” Company...
Cyanic Plant Construction Project in Meghradzor Not Called Back
April 10, 2013 at 15:09 | Mining | Kotayk
The main question whether the construction of a cyanic plant in Meghradzor Village is still in force and it has been withdrawn, has an affirmative reply. On April 6 when EcoLur working group visited Meghradzor Village...
It Remained Unclear What Meghradzor Village Head Opposed To
April 08, 2013 at 12:09 | Mining | Kotayk
Meghradzor Village Head Karlen Hovhannisyan proceeded to the policy of open pressure on public in regard with the construction of a cyanic plant by Meghradzor Gold Company in Meghradzor Village...
Candidate Programs for Khosrov Reserve Director Position
March 14, 2013 at 19:10 | Officials | Ararat | Kotayk
EcoLur held an interview with the candidates for the position of “Khosrov Forest” Reserve. Reminder: the contest committee will have the selection of the candidates on 15
Motion about Removing Drawbacks of Khosrov Reserve
February 04, 2013 at 13:02 | Officials | Ararat | Kotayk
Senior Investigator of Special Criminal Investigative Department of Sardaryan Division made a motion to Nature Protection Minister Aram Harutyunyan about necessary measures directed to removing causes of poaching in Khosrov Reserve, in regard of