India’s coal minister says mine auctions yielding positive result


India’s Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi said that 1,140 parties have shown interest in taking part in this new chapter in the country’s mining history just a few days into the auction process of coal blocks to commercial mining operators. In mid-June 2020, Prime Minister Narendra Modi India announced that his administration was ending a four-decade state monopoly […]

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Pakistan military to play key role in developing giant Afghan copper and gold mines

Pakistan’s military is taking a key role in the development of one of the world’s biggest untapped copper and gold deposits, which is currently stalled by a multi-billion dollar legal wrangle with foreign mining firms, multiple sources familiar with the situation revealed to Reuters News Agency. The Reko Diq mine has become a test case […]

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