17:25 October 19, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
The Armenian Government is going to establish “Jermuk” National Park in 2017. This activity is included in the draft governmental programme, which will be submitted
17:36 October 04, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
Territorial Administration and Development First Deputy Minister Vache Terteryan's Response to EcoLur's Letter on Amulsar and Jermuk EcoLur Territorial Administration and Development First Deputy Minister Vache Terteryan has responded to the EcoLur’s letter addressed to the Armenian Government on Amulsar gold mining and development Jermuk as
13:52 September 29, 2016 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
No criminal case will be initiated against Pan-Armenian Environmental Front member Levon Galstyan based on the complaint lodged by Lydian Armenia Company. As RA Police representative told EcoLur
13:00 September 29, 2016 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
“Lydian International” Company presented its approach why they filed a complaint against activist Levon Galstyan, a member of Pan-Armenian Environmental Front – material by MediaMax.
12:28 September 29, 2016 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Lydian International Limited (a 100% owner of Lydian Armenia) has announced that the International Cyanide Management Institute ("ICMI") has accepted the application of the Company to become a signatory to the International Cyanide
14:22 September 16, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
Karen Khachatryan, an actor at Sos Sargsyan National Theatre, is concerned with Amulsar gold mining project risks, particularly related with Jermuk resort.
12:51 September 15, 2016 | Amulsar
Recently the police of Kentron district called Levon Galstyan, member of the coordinating board of Pan-Armenian Environmental Front (PAEF) Civil Initiative and informed him that “Lydian Armenia”, the company that plans to exploit
17:33 September 01, 2016 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Amulsar Red-listed Animals To Be Fallen Under Heavy Machinery
15:02 August 31, 2016 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
How would you assess the risks for those investments directed at the development of Jermuk resort in the form of environmentally friendly transportation, production of ecologically clean products, provision of tourism services, construction of resort houses, if Jermuk development program plans inflow of annually 100 million USD into Jermuk budget, while Amulsar project plans inflow of 485 million USD into state budget during 10 years, out of which only a small part will be allocated to Jermuk?
11:40 August 29, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
Amulsar gold mining will result in the pollution of Lake Sevan with chemical compounds, while the mineral water springs in Jermuk will disappear because of mine explosions.
18:11 August 25, 2016 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
“Amulsar project is a political decision, which has no substantiation, as it’s done based on certain
17:48 August 25, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
One of the oldest resort houses in Jermuk, 'Jermuk - Moscow' also known as Jermuk 1 is being closed down. Starting from 1 September it won't accept people having arrived to Jermuk for treatment and won't sell any vacation packages
14:48 August 25, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
Gndevaz Village Head Harutyun Mkrtchyan said, the villagers are concerned as their village together with several other villages will join Jermuk community as a result of community optimization project and it turns out that Gndevaz villagers will get mine dust and adversary effects, while the money will be controlled by Jermuk Municipality.
14:20 August 25, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
The environmentalists are beating an alarm signal on the risks of Amulsar Project. On 19 August 2016 the launch of Amulsar gold mine was officially
14:22 August 23, 2016 | Amulsar | Yerevan
Amulsar gold mine has launched: whether Jermuk will remain as a resort town or will it turn into a twon
17:05 August 22, 2016 | Amulsar | Syunik | Vayots dzor
The launch of the construction works on Amulsar gold mining project was marked with huge arrogance. The ceremony was attended by the Armenian top officials
13:49 August 16, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
"Geoteam" CJSC has been renamed to “Lydian” Armenia CJSC. This company is the subsidiary of “Lydian International Limited” company
11:17 August 05, 2016 | Amulsar | Vayots dzor
The risks, which were raised by Jermuk residents, were mainly not assessed in the new ESIA of the company. Instead,