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
15:59 September 02, 2016 | Mining | Vayots dzor
Vayots Dzor Region, where tourism and ecologically friendly agriculture can be developed, may be extremely disastrous for the development of these aspects
17:33 September 01, 2016 | Mining | Syunik | Vayots dzor
Amulsar Red-listed Animals To Be Fallen Under Heavy Machinery
15:02 August 31, 2016 | Mining | 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 | Mining | 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 | Mining | Syunik | Vayots dzor
“Amulsar project is a political decision, which has no substantiation, as it’s done based on certain
14:48 August 25, 2016 | Mining | 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 | Mining | 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
18:57 August 22, 2016 | Mining | Shirak
After the disaster in Artik the problem of reclaiming derelict mines is focused by the government. During his working visit to Shirak Region RA Nature Protection Minister Aramayis Grigoryan stated, “There are certain environmental problems
17:05 August 22, 2016 | Mining | 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
14:17 August 17, 2016 | Mining | Syunik
The residents of Geghi and Nor Astghaberd communities have hopes of employment with Voskedzor mining complex to be opened by “Geghi Gold” LLC in their area, as Geghi and Nor Astghaberd Community Heads
18:02 August 15, 2016 | Mining
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