16:23 November 01, 2016 | Mining | Lori
Shnogh community residents, Lori Region, irrigation their land areas with the water of Debed and Shnogh Rivers contaminated with mining wastes. Starting from 2014, according to the data
17:50 October 28, 2016 | Mining | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Amulsar project is implemented in line with the best international practice and strict environmental and social criteria of its shareholders, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The Environmental and Social Impact
19:35 October 27, 2016 | Mining | Yerevan
"Amulsar Mining endangers environmental safety in Armenia and it must be stopped”: a group of environmentalists addressed such a demand with a protest demonstration held in front of the building of the Armenian Government and “Lydian Armenia” CJSC.
16:51 October 27, 2016 | Mining
In order to attract investments in the mining industry by removing the existing barriers, Karen Karapetyan instructed the Minister of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources Ashot Manukyan to explore
16:29 October 27, 2016 | Mining | Syunik
“Zangezour Copper and Molybdenum Combine” LLC has applied to Nature Protection Ministry to make amendments to the reserves of Qajaran copper and molybdenum mine. The following activities are planned: change in mining volumes, expansion of subsoil section and prolongation of permit term.
17:30 October 25, 2016 | Mining
Rosgeologia is the largest exploration company in Russia in terms of its geographic footprint. Rosgeologia is a 100% state-owned company.
19:22 October 24, 2016 | Mining | Yerevan
Attended by Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, a memorandum of cooperation was signed today between the RA Ministry of Energy Infrastructures and National Resources and Rosgeologia JSC.
17:14 October 20, 2016 | Mining
In the governmental meeting Karen Karapetyan assigned Ashot Manukyan, Minister for Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources, to submit
15:53 October 19, 2016 | Mining
On 20 October 2016 the National assembly will convene an extraordinary meeting with the agenda to approve the governmental programme. We are presenting the activities to be carried out by the government in environment
17:36 October 04, 2016 | Mining | 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
15:25 October 04, 2016 | Mining | Lori
“TEGHOUT TSF design would be considered unacceptable in terms of its robustness with respect to physical instability compared with international standards. It is considered that there is a high probability of some form of physical instability issue in the future. The TSF design is inadequate, both in environmental and physical stability terms,”
13:52 September 29, 2016 | Mining | 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 | Mining | 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 | Mining | 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 | Mining | 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 | Mining
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
16:46 September 13, 2016 | Mining
The company itself refuted the relation of the factory to the making the river red by 12 September. Nevertheless, on 12 September it disseminated an official press release confessing about
15:08 September 07, 2016 | Mining
The Armenian Government is submitting a package of legislative reforms in the mining field. These reforms related to soil waste management and reprocessing