August 23, 2010 | Թեղուտ
On 22 August a rock concert in support of the Khimki forest was held in Moscow. Famous Russian rock starts headed by Yuri Shevchouk joined this event.
August 23, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Timber is piled up in the football field in Shnogh Village. This is forest cut down in Teghout… Shnogh Village Administration Head Haykaz Kochinyan and Teghout Village Administration Head Harutyun Meliksetyan say their villagers buy timber at a price of 1200 AMD for one cubic meter, while the timber heaped up in the football field costs 12,000 AMD.
August 20, 2010 | Թեղուտ
S.O.S. Teghout Group consisting of NGOs, as well as individual citizens who protest against Teghout copper and molybdenum mine development, call Russian President Dmitry Medvedev to persuade Russian VneshTorgBank to refrain from Teghout project funding.
August 18, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Under Sivilitas Foundation website, world famous rock singer and human rights activist Serj Tankian spoke about his impressions youth environmental movement in Armenia: “I can see a new wave of youth movement in Armenia. Yesterday I met with Teghout Protection Group and saw they are ...
August 09, 2010 | Թեղուտ
The football field in Shnogh Village is full of timber, all in all 4,500 cubic meters. This is Teghout Forest cut down recently for the development of Teghout copper and molybdenum mine. This sight is not for nervous people. You can eyewitness how large pieces of forest landscape disappear from the geographic map, instead bare building grounds appear full of concrete structures.
August 05, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Forests are destroyed not only on the spot of mine development, but also above as drainage water will flow into wells drilled and forests will get withered. Water resources will be exposed to pollution, while biodiversity will get extinct. Deforestation will affect climate change that will bring to huge pressure on the whole ecosystem of that particular region
July 30, 2010 | Թեղուտ
…Eighteen historical monuments, evidences of Armenian history and culture, have been detected in the territory of future copper and molybdenum mine in Teghout thus ceding their historical significance to mining industry…
July 30, 2010 | Թեղուտ
On 30 July the Cassation Court of Armenia adjourned the court hearing on the case initiated by “EcoDar” NGO against the Armenian Government and ACP Company for uncertain time period.
July 29, 2010 | Թեղուտ
We call on citizens of Armenia to temporarily abstain from making any transactions through "VTB" Bank, which is trying to neglect the Armenian people and their vital interests through funding for the exploitation.
July 28, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Police violently broke up protest demonstration in front of VTB Bank, Organized by Teghout Protection Group.
July 20, 2010 | Թեղուտ
“EcoDar” NGO filed a cassation complaint to the Court of Cassation of RA against the decision reached by the Administrative Court of RA where the court rejected the demand to stop Teghout copper and molybdenum mine development.
June 16, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Civil works at Teghout CJSC have become more tens, so the number or working places has increased.
June 15, 2010 | Թեղուտ
The website of the Armenian Government is lacking decision № 1279-N dated on 1 November 2007 on recognizing 81,483 ha of Shnogh and Teghout Community land areas as public priority.
It should be reminded according to this decision the land areas of Shnogh and Teghout Communities were recognized as an exclusively high public priority with the purpose to develop the Teghout copper and molybdenum mine.
June 09, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Quotations from the Hetq correspondent’s interview with Gagik Arzoumanyan, ACP Director (Vallex Company Group).
May 07, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Students were especially disturbed as the development territory includes 15 historical monuments that the company intends to move. “Armenia has many historical-cultural monuments, and if not to move them as needed, development of any business in the country will be impossible,” said Vahram Avagyan, Adviser to Vallex Group Company Chairman.
May 05, 2010 | Թեղուտ
Under Vallex Group Company, on May 1-2 800 young trees were planted in the territory of 3000 square meters in Teghout and neighboring territories. Nearly 100 people took part in this event such as HEI students and public representatives. A fam tour was conducted in the territory of copper and molybdenum mine.
April 30, 2010 | Թեղուտ
An entrepreneur who lives by an endangered forest and uses its wealth for his business has drafted an alternative project that he hopes will give protection to green areas of the country.
April 28, 2010 | Թեղուտ
VTB Bank will grant about $ 300 mln to АСР Company dealing with Teghout Mine development project. The Chairman of VTB Board of Directors Valeri Ovsyannikov confirmed this information.