New documents reveal that the Trump administration has let a mining company take on a major role in writing the environmental report that is key to getting its Idaho gold mine project government approval, the Idaho Statesman reports.
Australia should do more to reduce its carbon emissions and giving cash to countries battling climate change was not enough, Pacific island leaders said on Tuesday in a rebuke of Canberra’s latest attempt to improve ties with the region.
Iran’s top man in the mining industry said the country is planning a significant increase in the exploration and production activities in the sector as the government seeks to reduce its dependence on oil incomes which have been affected by rounds of sanctions.
Great attention is required to be paid to attracting well-targeted and smart investments to tackle challenges faced by the research and technology sector in the domestic mining industry, said the head of Iran Minerals Processing Research Center (IMPRC).
Every day many millions of gallons of water loaded with arsenic, lead and other toxic metals flow from some of the most contaminated mining sites in the US and into surrounding lakes and streams without being treated, the AP has found.
Poland's Ministry of Entrepreneurship and Technology voiced its willingness to broaden cooperation with Iran's mining and industry sector, and said cooperation between the two countries is on the right track.
Economic prosperity can be brought to domestic market if Iran has a more effective management over its enormous capacities, such as the $382.79-million liquidity available in the country, and directs them towards production sector.
The 14th International Exhibition of Mines, Mining, Construction Machinery and Related Industries and Equipment (ConMin 2018) started in Tehran on Friday with the participation of 160 domestic and 40 foreign firms.