Teghout

HEAVY METAL RIVER
February 18, 2011 | Թեղուտ | Լոռի
Environmentalists worry that a hillside mine in Armenia will bring contamination to southern Georgia.
HALF A CENTURY OF POSITIVE V. 1000 YEARS OF NEGATIVE?
February 17, 2011 | Թեղուտ | Լոռի
ACP Company representatives state that modern technologies they use will exclude any ingress of toxic industrial wastes into the Debed River, while the river covered with a dam flows into the Debed River. Nevertheless, one shouldn’t be a specialist to understand this is not possible, as a matter of fact, all man-made structures have limited lifetime.
TEGHUT DISASTER
February 02, 2011 | Թեղուտ | Լոռի
Exploitation of the mine will produce about 500 million tones of tailings of hazardous substances and 600 million tones of various other wastes. Dumping tails will be disposed in the gorge of Duqanadzor River, flowing to Shnogh - tributary of transboundary Debed.
FROM TEGHOUT DEVELOPMENT TO CORRUPTION IN PAROS: QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS IN PARLIAMENT
December 09, 2010 | Թեղուտ
In the course of traditional questions and answers at the National Assembly of Armenia the “Heritage” Party deputy Zaruhi Postanjyan asked why the government hadn’t fulfilled its arrangement with Teghout Support Group about international expert assessment, whether Teghout development is possible or not. Nature Protection Minister Aram Harutyunyan replied
680 FUR TREES PLANTED IN GHARAKOTOUK
November 24, 2010 | Թեղուտ
On November 20 around 900 students from 8 higher educational institutions in Yerevan, namely Yerevan State University, Yerevan State Engineering University, Yerevan State Engineering and Construction University. Yerevan State Medical and Pedagogical Universities, participated in fur tree planting initiated by “Vallex” Group Company in a territory of 2,8 ha called “Gharaqotouk Areas” in Teghout and Shnogh Villages.
RALLY WITHOUT MICROPHONES
October 25, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Teghout Support Group members had an arrangement with the café owner located in the garden opposite the conservatory to supply with power the rally-concert organized by them. Nevertheless, as it turned out in the morning there will be no electricity in the garden during the whole day. Thus, most famous writers and rock musicians didn’t manage to sing
October 25, 2010 | Թեղուտ
“Teghout” CJSC administration excludes the possibility of nature destruction. Environmentalists raise alarm already having experience with the mines in Tchochkan and Tumanyan. Such water flows out of derelict houses you cannot just bring near your hand; at least you will get burnt.
REMOVAL OF TURQUOISE BED IN TEGHOUT
September 30, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Studies conducted still in the Soviet period in Teghout detected about 100 million tons of turquoise bed. Complex geological structure hinders to determine exact amount of reserves.
September 07, 2010 | Թեղուտ
The checkups conducted by the Supervisory Chamber in 2009 detected that Shnogh Village Administration sold 186 ha of its land area to “Teghout” CJSC lowed than the cadastral price which resulted in the community budget lacking 252 million AMD. In 2010 “Teghout” CJSC paid off to the budget and, as a result, the budget increased from 61,7 million to 317,3 million.
September 03, 2010 | Թեղուտ
In reply to the written application of Teghout Protection Group members to the Eurpean bank for Reconstruction and Development, Vallex Company submitted own comments to the Hetq electronic newspaper, which particularly says:
TEGHOUT PROTECTION GROUP GAVE LETTER TO HEAD OF EBRD YEREVAN OFFICE
August 31, 2010 | Թեղուտ
On 31 August the Teghout Protection Group held a protest demonstration in front of the Yerevan office of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Teghout Protection Group members gave a letter to Valeri Razlog, Head of Yerevan Office of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. This letter particularly says:
August 30, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Teghout Village Head in Lori Marz Harutyun Meliksatyan told the “Hetq”, “Teghout” CJSC paid 117 million AMD to the community budget for the land area of agriculture significance with the purpose of changing its status to that of industrial significance.
August 30, 2010 | Թեղուտ
…At present 40 million USD from the internal resources of “Vallex” Group Company to implement the program concerning Teghout Mine. “People from all Armenia are employed here. We have 150 people employed from Teghout, and 140 from Shnogh, Alaverdi - 150. The rest of the employees are from other regions of the country.

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