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Pahang still not free from bauxite mining pollution /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Unregulated bauxite mining seems to have affected the environment of Pahang too deeply than it was initially thought to be. A recent audit report by the Department of Environment (DOE) revealed that high concentration of heavy metal was detected in the river water in Kuantan's ba ...

Saudi Arabia aims to increase revenue from mining sector three times by 2030 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The energy minister for Saudi Arabia, Khalid al-Falih told reporters at a conference in Jeddah that the kingdom plans to increase the contribution of its mining industry to national wealth three times by 2030 as measured by gross domestic product.Saudi Arabia is working on finali ...

Andhra University research suggests adopting eco approach to bauxite mining /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

A recent study done by Geo-scientists and researchers of Andhra University, titled 'Bauxite mining in Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh, Possible Environmental Implications and Measures for Environmentally Friendly Mining,' has highlighted the environmental implications of open cas ...

Report cites Niyamgiri bauxite project as one of the $179 billion worth of projects in India to be affected by land disputes /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

According to a latest report by the Rights and Resources Initiative (RRI), a global coalition of non-profit organisations, and the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), almost 80% of land conflicts arise out of development and industrialisation processes.Over US $179 billion ...

The FY 2016 saw 27% growth in bauxite mining in India: Ministry of Mines /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The Indian Mining and Machinery Exhibition organised by CII in Kolkata, India came to an end on November 19 2016. The exhibition reflected the positive growth being observed in the mining sector in India.Balvinder Kumar, secretary ministry of mines said on the context of the exhi ...

Odisha likely to fail March 2017 deadline for arranging bauxite supplies for Vedanta /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The state government of Odisha had taken up the issue of working out local bauxite supplies for Vedanta’s loss-making alumina refinery at Lanjigarh where it had left in 2013. The state-run mining company Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) had renewed attempts to start bauxite ...

Noranda Jamaica Bauxite operation 'seamlessly' transferred to DADA Holdings /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Noranda Jamaica Bauxite officially changed the ownership of its operations in a “seamless” transfer, announced Jamaica Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Audley Shaw. Noranda Aluminum Holding Corporation, the holding company of Noranda Jamaica Bauxite, receiv ...

Moly Mines fighting a $53 mln battle with Metro Mining over Gulf Alumina's Queensland bauxite mines /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

Moly Mines, one of the most talked about companies on the ASX (for all the wrong reasons though) is reportedly fighting a US$53 million+ battle with Metro Mining for the acquisition of Gulf Alumina's Queensland bauxite operations ownership. Every stakeholder linked to the matter ...

Top five bauxite mining companies in the world /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The global Bauxite resources are estimated to be 55 to 75 billion tons. Currently the total reported mine production from 27 countries stands at 245 million tons. The leading f bauxite producing countries are Australia, China, Brazil, Guinea, India, and Jamaica. These countries a ...

The 13th International Mining & Machinery Exhibition to be held in Kolkata, India on Nov 16-19, 2016 /Images/icons/OpenNewWindowIcon.gif

The 13th International Mining & Machinery Exhibition will be held at Eco Park, Kolkata in India during November 16-19, 2016. Organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and supported by Coal India Limited, Ministry of Coal, Ministry of Mines, and Ministry of Steel ...