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Companies circle Bougainville like vultures – waiting for the natural resource bonanza

PNG Exposed and PNG Blogs

In what seems a relentless cycle of resource companies lining up to take a bite out of Bougainville, on Monday Nevis Capital Corporation purchased a 50% stake in Tall J (PNG) Ltd  662 more words

Papua New Guinea

'Colonial-era mass grave' found in Potosi, Bolivia

A grim but timely reminder of how European countries became so wealthy – by stealing the resources of the global south and inflicting grievous human rights abuses. 251 more words

Papua New Guinea

Local alluvial miner calls on ABG to buy gold from them

Romulus Masiu | Post Courier

LOCAL alluvial gold miners of Bougainville haved called on the Autonomous Bougainville Government to look for money and buy gold from them, smelt into gold bars and put in reserve. 281 more words

Papua New Guinea

Proposed Wafi-Golpu mine faces uncertain future

Harmony lays ground for ‘rapid change’

Allan Seccombe | miningmx

THE climb-down in the gold price during 2013 has had many consequences. For the likes of Harmony Gold, it has led to an adjustment in its capital planning which most strikingly affects its Papua New Guinea project, Golpu, a copper and gold deposit it shares with Australian company Newcrest Mining. 663 more words

Papua New Guinea

ABG must cast off its ties to Rio Tinto

Chris Baria | Mind, Body and Spirit Bougainville 

I am appalled that BCL is still claiming ownership of mining tenements in Bougainville as governed by the Bougainville Copper Agreement Act. 435 more words

Papua New Guinea

Mining industry fears changes to laws

Greg Anderson, Executive Director, Papua New Guinea Chamber of Mines and Petroleum

GBR Roundup

What is the Chamber’s position on the forthcoming review of Papua New Guinea’s 1992 Mining Act? 937 more words

Papua New Guinea