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Top court weighs precedent-setting case of human rights …

Top court weighs precedent-setting case of human rights breaches at Canadian mine in Eritrea ... Nevsun Resources' gold and copper mine in the Bisha mining district in northern Eritrea, adjacent ...

Dozens Dead in Attack on Mining Convoy in Burkina Faso - …

Burkina Faso: At Least 37 Dead in Attack On Canadian Mining Convoy DW, 6 November 2019 Gunmen ambushed five buses carrying workers for a Canadian gold mining company in an attack near a mine …

Mining in Ethiopia - Wikipedia

Mining is important to the economy of Ethiopia as a diversification from agriculture. Currently, mining comprises only 1% of GDP. Gold, gemstones (diamonds and sapphires), and industrial minerals are important commodities for the country's export-oriented growth strategy.[1] Tantalum mining has also been profitable.[2] It was reported that in ...

Eritrea - Religion | Britannica

Eritrea - Eritrea - Religion: Historically, religion has been a prominent symbol of ethnic identity in the Horn of Africa. Christianity was established in the 4th century ce on the coast and appeared soon afterward in the plateau, where it was embraced by the Ethiopian ...

Eritrea: Mining, Minerals and Fuel Resources

Gold mining in Eritrea was carried out in the VMS deposits in 2010. A treatment plant at the Bisha Mine was commissioned by the Nevsun that hoped to commence with its commercial production in 2011. A feasibility study on the Debarwa gold, copper, zinc

Nevsun Resources Ltd describes reported attack on Eritrea …

Nevsun Resources Ltd. is describing an attack on its Bisha mine in Eritrea as an " act of vandalism," an account that contrasts starkly with African media reports saying the mine was bombed by ...

The real truth about Bisha mine in Eritrea - YouTube

14/2/2016· The real truth about Bisha mine in Eritrea

World Report 2014: World Report 2014: Eritrea | Human …

Eritrea is among the most closed countries in the world; human rights conditions remain dismal. Indefinite military service, torture, arbitrary detention, and severe restrictions on freedoms of ...

"White Gold" of Ethiopia | The Wider Image | Reuters

The price: thousands of slabs of salt to sell and to transport to the four corners of the country in a matter of days. This is the "white gold" of Ethiopia, as it used to be called when salt was used as a form of currency throughout the region.

Ethiopia: Canadian mine targeted in Eritrea by Ethiopian Air …

Media reports from East Africa on Saturday claimed that a gold mine partly owned by Canadian company Nevsun Resources (NYSE:NSU, TSX:NSU) was hit …

Canadian gold mine in Eritrea - WardheerNews

Ethiopian jets attack Canadian gold mine in Eritrea Andrew Topf Ethiopian jets have bombed the Bisha gold mine in Eritrea, that is majority-owned by Vancouver-based mining company Nevsun Resources (NYSE:NSU, TSX:NSU), according to media reports from the

Nevsun in Eritrea : Dealing With a Dictator - the fifth estate …

12/2/2016· When a small Vancouver mining company Nevsun struck gold in a remote corner of Africa, it started with so much promise. In remote Eritrea, Nevsun built a mine …

Slave labour used to build Canadian company's Eritrean …

Slave labour used to build Canadian company's Eritrean mine: Report A human rights report has tarnished a Canadian-owned gold mine in Ertirea. Mike Blanchfield Tuesday, January 15, 2013 Ads By Google OTTAWA—A highly critical human rights report ...

A Canadian mining company may have used slaves. How …

The slaves of Eritrea Canadian mining company Nevsun has been accused of using forced labour to build a mine in Eritrea. How could something like that happen in the modern business world? (Illustration by Owen Freeman) The news was grim, but not surprising. ...

Gold Mining in Eritrea | INN - Investing News Network

Gold miners are expanding their focus in Africa to the northeast of the continent, a region that in the past was largely bypassed by gold explorers. This article was originally published on Gold ...

Canadian miner Banro looking to sell Congo gold mine at …

7/2/2020· Canadian miner Banro is looking to sell its Namoya gold mine in eastern Congo at a significant discount, its chairman told Reuters on Friday, blaming the …

Canadian mine targeted in Eritrea: African media reports - …

Media reports from East Africa on Saturday claimed that a gold mine partly owned by Canadian company Nevsun Resources (NYSE:NSU, TSX:NSU) was hit …

China's Sichuan Road to mine copper in Eritrea starting in …

China's Sichuan Road & Bridge Mining Investment Development Corp. is gearing up to kick off copper, zinc, gold and silver production in Eritrea next year, following the country's recent end to ...

Eritrea looks to build mining sector to kick-start economy …

Eritrea expects to have four mines in operation by 2018 producing gold, copper, zinc and potash as one of Africa's poorest nations looks to build an industry that can kick-start its ...

Burkina Faso: At Least 37 Dead in Attack On Canadian …

Gunmen ambushed five buses carrying workers for a Canadian gold mining company in an attack near a mine in Burkina Faso. It is the deadliest attack in five years of near constant Jihadist violence ...

Ethiopian jets attack Canadian gold mine in Eritrea

23/3/2015· Ethiopian jets attack Canadian gold mine in Eritrea (Mar 23, 2015, MINING.com Editor))--Media reports from East Africa on Saturday claimed that a gold mine partly owned by Canadian company Nevsun Resources (NYSE:NSU, TSX:NSU) was hit by Ethiopian ...

Canadian mining company accused of exploiting Eritrea's …

The UN has accused a Canadian company of using forced labour at Eritrea's only active mine in a hard-hitting report released in June. Nevsun Resources, which owns a majority share of the Bisha ...

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Comprehensive list of Gold companies listed in Canada, including company profiles, charts, stock quotes, news and user commentary. Gold Mining Companies Listed in Canada Category/Country Filter

Eritrea Mine Analyst Tour,Visit to Bisha Project, Additional …

2/10/2009· Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NSU-TSX/AMEX) is pleased to report on the successful conclusion of an analyst tour to the Bisha Project from September 27-30. The visit was attended by a number of representatives from leading Canadian and UK institutions. The visit ...

Supreme Court set to hear Nevsun Resources case on …

Supreme Court set to hear Nevsun Resources case on Eritrea human rights abuses One result may be that customary international law may be made to apply to companies as well as countries The future ...

Eritrea: Ethiopian Planes Raided Bisha Goldmine

Ethiopian fighter planes bombed the site of Eritrea's Bisha goldmine, reported Al-Sahafa, a leading Sudanese Arab daily in its March 21 edition. According to the newspaper, heavy plumes of smoke and fire bellowed from the mine located 150 kilometers from the

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MONEY PIT: The main excavation at the Bisha mine in northwest Eritrea, which is operated by a Canadian-owned company. The mine, pictured in February 2016, is a source of gold…

Eritrea - Wikipedia

Eritrea (/ˌɛrɪˈtreɪə, ˌɛrɪˈtriːə/[17] (listen) officially the State of Eritrea),[18] is a country in the Horn of Africa in East Africa, with its capital at Asmara. It is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethiopia in the south, and Djibouti in the southeast. The northeastern and eastern parts of Eritrea have an extensive coastline ...