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tailings disposal from the Porgera mine in Papua New Guinea generates severe environmental damage, and finds it established that the mining operation at Porgera

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PNG landowners battle against one of the worlds biggest

PNG landowners battle against one of the worlds biggest

Oct 01, 2018 The Porgera Gold Mine is operated by a joint venture between Canadian company Barrick and Chinese miners ZiJin who each own a 47.5 per cent stake. A remaining five

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1994 GOLD MINE EXPLOSION BRINGS SUBROGATION

1994 GOLD MINE EXPLOSION BRINGS SUBROGATION

Aug 02, 1998 Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific Ltd. was the onsite explosives contractor at the mine when an Aug. 2, 1994, explosion killed 11 men and caused major damage at the mine,

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Barrick Gold faces compensation claim for Porgera gold

Barrick Gold faces compensation claim for Porgera gold

Mar 21, 2015 Barrick Gold and its subsidiary Barrick Niugini are facing claims about social, economic and environmental damages caused by the Porgera gold mine in Papua New Guinea . Justice Foundation for Porgera (JFP), an entity representing landowners in the Porgera region in north-western Papua New Guinea (PNG), has submitted a position statement outlining losses incurred.

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Barrick Gold Escalates Dispute over Porgera Gold Mine in

Barrick Gold Escalates Dispute over Porgera Gold Mine in

Jul 13, 2020 The notice seeks to recover damages that it has already suffered and damages that it may suffer in future due to the government decision. Incidentally, the ongoing dispute has impacted the yearly output by around 200,000 ounces, as per Barrick estimates. ALSO READ Court Orders Negotiation with Barrick Gold on Mine Lease Extension

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Barrick answerable for damages The National

Barrick answerable for damages The National

Nov 12, 2020 THE current issues of the Porgera gold mine stem from a number of factors, the main ones being the mines operation, benefits and environmental damages. The mines operations, since its beginning in 1989 has gone through a series of acquisitions, resulting in the Government losing its 30 per cent equity interest in the mine required by the ...

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Mining Pollution Limits Access to Clean Water in Papua

Mining Pollution Limits Access to Clean Water in Papua

Mar 15, 2019 By Aly Azhar. A new report titled Red Water documents the social, environmental, economic, and health impacts of gold mining in Porgera, Papua New Guinea. The report finds that the communities affected by mining do not have access to consistent and safe drinking water. This is due, in part, to the fact that the PNG government has not met its human rights obligations to respect, protect,

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Zijin warns Papua New Guinea of China anger over end of

Zijin warns Papua New Guinea of China anger over end of

Oct 01, 2018 PNG landowners battle against one of the worlds biggest gold miners. Citing environmental damage and a lack of opportunities for locals, landowners surrounding the Porgera Gold Mine are calling ...

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Temporary Shut down of Barrick owned Porgera Mine in

Temporary Shut down of Barrick owned Porgera Mine in

Apr 29, 2020 Chinas Zijin Mining has warned Papua New Guinea that its failure to renew the lease of a gold mine it jointly owns with Barrick Gold Corp there could damage bilateral relations. Papua New Guinea on Friday said it would not renew a 20-year mining lease at its Porgera gold mine, citing environmental damage and social unrest even as gold prices have soared to more than seven-year

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Politics and Porgera why Papua New Guinea cancelled the

Politics and Porgera why Papua New Guinea cancelled the

Apr 26, 2020 Barrick (Niugini) Limited (BNL), majority owner and operator of the Porgera gold mine in the Enga province of Papua New Guinea (PNG), said today the Governments decision not to extend its Special Mining Lease was tantamount to nationalization, without due process, and in violation of the Governments legal obligations to BNL.

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Porgera Mine Set to Restart as PNG and Barrick Niugini

Porgera Mine Set to Restart as PNG and Barrick Niugini

May 12, 2020 Porgera is one of Papua New Guineas longest running goldmines. Operating for 30 years in the highlands province of Enga, this large mine was expected to produce around 250,000 ounces of gold in ...

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Causes Effects and Solutions for Mining EC

Causes Effects and Solutions for Mining EC

Apr 09, 2021 PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, April 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Porgera gold mine is on track to resume operations later this year after the Papua New Guinea (PNG) government and Barrick Niugini Limited (BNL) agreed on a partnership for its future ownership and operation. Porgera has been on care and maintenance since April 2020 when the government declined to renew its special mining ...

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Papua New Guinea Gold Mining Photos and Premium High

Papua New Guinea Gold Mining Photos and Premium High

However, since mining is an important source of income for countries and mine owners, it is still quite practical to sustain or even increase mining activities. Increase in resource prices The worldwide prices for precious metals like gold and many other resources have increased significantly over

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Porgera Moves Closer to Restart GlobeNewswire News

Porgera Moves Closer to Restart GlobeNewswire News

Aug 02, 1998 Dyno Nobel Asia Pacific Ltd. was the onsite explosives contractor at the mine when an Aug. 2, 1994, explosion killed 11 men and caused major damage at the mine

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Government Pension Fund of Norway

Government Pension Fund of Norway

158 Papua New Guinea Gold Mining Premium High Res Photos. View papua new guinea gold mining videos. Browse 158 papua new guinea gold mining stock photos and images available, or start a new search to explore more stock photos and images. Views of the Porgera Joint Venture Gold Mine, Papua New Guinea, Porgera, Papua New Guinea, 23 November 2010.

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Barrick Gold facing multibillion dollar claim by PNG

Barrick Gold facing multibillion dollar claim by PNG

Jun 04, 2021 Porgera Moves Closer to Restart. PORGERA, Papua New Guinea, June 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The process of re-opening the Porgera gold mine under the terms of the binding framework agreement ...

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Possible mercury poisoning in alluvial gold miners in the

Possible mercury poisoning in alluvial gold miners in the

Jan 30, 2014 In January 2009, Norways finance ministry announced, that the Government Pension Fund of Norway excluded Barrick Gold from its investments, due to the severe environmental damage caused by the Porgera Gold Mine, stating that the companys riverine disposal practice is in breach of international norms and the companys assertions that its operations do not cause long-term and ...

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Press Release Barrick Gold facing multibillion dollar

Press Release Barrick Gold facing multibillion dollar

a result of social, economic and environmental damages caused by its Porgera gold mine. JFP are seeking billions of dollars in compensation on behalf of Landowners from Barrick Niugini through the claims set out in the position statement.

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Mining for the Future Appendix I Porgera Riverine

Mining for the Future Appendix I Porgera Riverine

In 1938, alluvial gold was first reported at Porgera and local prospecting began. By 1975, Placer (PNG) Pty. Limited became the operator of a joint venture with Mount Isa Mines Ltd (MIM). The Porgera Joint Venture gold mine (PJV) is now 50% owned by Placer Pacific, an Australian company whose major partner is Placer Dome, Canada.

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Norway rules out investing in gold mining giant News IPE

Norway rules out investing in gold mining giant News IPE

Feb 06, 2015 Sydney, Australia, 19th March 2015 Justice Foundation for Porgera (JFP), an entity which represents landowners in the Porgera region in north-western Papua New Guinea, has submitted a position statement to Barrick Gold and its subsidiary Barrick Niugini outlining irreparable losses as a result of social, economic and environmental damages caused by its Porgera gold mine.

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EXCLUSIVEBarrick offers PNG landowners a stake to

EXCLUSIVEBarrick offers PNG landowners a stake to

Mar 21, 2015 THE Justice Foundation for Porgera (JFP), which represents landowners in Papua New Guineas Porgera region, is seeking billions of dollars in compensation from Barrick Niugini. JFP has submitted a statement to Barrick Gold outlining irreparable losses as a result of social, economic and environmental damage caused by the Porgera gold mine.

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Porgera mine resumes full operation and power Post Courier

Porgera mine resumes full operation and power Post Courier

The Porgera mine is an open pit mine located in the Enga Province of Papua New Guinea (PNG), approximately 600 km north-west of Port Moresby (see Figure I1). Porgera is PNGs second most important mine after Ok Tedi. It is one of the largest gold mines in PNG and Australasia, and was originally one of the worlds major low-cost gold producers.

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Barrick Negotiations with Papua New Guinea Landowners

Barrick Negotiations with Papua New Guinea Landowners

Jan 30, 2009 The exclusion of Barrick Gold follows the completion of an investigation into suggestions of severe environmental damage caused by the Porgera Mine in Papua New Guinea which originally began in October 2005.

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Barrick Niugini Limited Challenges NonExtension of

Barrick Niugini Limited Challenges NonExtension of

May 29, 2020 Barrick Gold Corp has offered an extra 15% stake in its Porgera gold mine in Papua New Guinea to local landowners, according to a letter from

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Barrick Gold Corporation Barrick Niugini Limited

Barrick Gold Corporation Barrick Niugini Limited

Barrick (Niugini) Limited reported that Porgera gold mine in Enga Province has resumed full operations, and power has been restored to the Porgera community. The resumption comes five months ahead of the original estimated repair schedule, following the 7.5 magnitude earthquake on 26 February this year, which caused substantial damage to the ...

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PNG Government has not address Porgera Gold Mine

PNG Government has not address Porgera Gold Mine

Jun 26, 2019 The JFPL was formed because of growing concern amongst the majority of landowners that the Porgera Landowners Association was failing to seek justice for significant and irreparable losses and catastrophic damage as a result of the operation of the Porgera Gold Mine over the last 29 years. The Porgera Joint Venture (95% owned by Canadian ...

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Papua New Guinea refuses extension of Barrick gold mine

Papua New Guinea refuses extension of Barrick gold mine

The Porgera Joint Venture is an open pit and underground gold mine located at an altitude of 2,200-2,600 metres in the Enga Province of Papua New Guinea, about 600 kilometres north-west of Port Moresby. Barrick and Zijin Mining Group each own 47.5% of the operation, with the remaining 5% interest held by Mineral Resources Enga. Enquiries

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Barrick says Porgera mine moves closer to restart in 2021

Barrick says Porgera mine moves closer to restart in 2021

Apr 24, 2020 The Porgera Joint Venture is an open pit and underground gold mine located at an altitude of 2,200-2,600 metres in the Enga Province of Papua New Guinea, about 600 kilometres north-west of Port Moresby. Barrick and Zijin Mining Group each own 47.5% of the operation, with the remaining 5% interest held by Mineral Resources Enga.

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Zijin says Papua New Guinea ending gold mine lease may

Zijin says Papua New Guinea ending gold mine lease may

Mar 22, 2015 THE Justice Foundation for Porgera says the National Government has not addressed claims by the landowners of the Porgera gold mine in Enga. Chairman Jonathan Paraia said the foundation was formed to seek justice for the landowners who had suffered significant and irreparable losses as a result of the social, economic and environmental damage caused by the mine over the

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Porgera Gold Mine WikiMili The Best Wikipedia Reader

Porgera Gold Mine WikiMili The Best Wikipedia Reader

Apr 24, 2020 Papua New Guinea has refused an application to extend mining at Barricks Porgera gold mine, Prime Minister James Marape said on Friday. ... especially in lieu of the environmental damages claims ...

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Barrick Gold Act Now

Barrick Gold Act Now

Jun 04, 2021 Barrick says Porgera mine moves closer to restart in 2021. Vladimir ... - Barrick reported today that the process of re-opening of the Porgera gold mine under the terms of the binding framework agreement ... Kitco Metals Inc. and the author of this article do not accept culpability for losses and/ or damages arising from the use of this ...

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Chinas Zijin cuts 2020 gold output target after Porgera

Chinas Zijin cuts 2020 gold output target after Porgera

Apr 29, 2020 Papua New Guinea on Friday said it would not renew a 20-year mining lease at its Porgera gold mine, citing environmental damage and social unrest even as gold prices have soared to more than seven ...

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