Latest News for: Mining ministry


Guatemalan town calm under martial law after mining dispute

Wtop 26 Oct 2021
A pre-consultation process for the Fenix mine began a month ago and the exclusion of a group of local fishermen and Indigenous Q’eqchi from the discussion by Guatemala’s Energy and Mines Ministry appeared to have sparked the protest ... Daniel Mac, a 22-year-old farmer, complained that the mine was polluting the area.

Germany's climate contradictions: the coal-mining powerhouse with 'net zero' ambitions

ITV 26 Oct 2021
enthusiastic about "net zero", spurning nuclear power, the Greens about to enter Government and control some powerful ministries, and yet it continues to mine and burn coal on a scale seen nowhere else in Western Europe ... ITV News Europe Editor James Mates visited German villages that will be destroyed to make way for more coal mining.

Turkish delights or tough nuts?

Business Day Online 26 Oct 2021
Economically, Nigeria and Turkey signed a number of agreements on taxation, mining, hydrocarbons, energy, defence, and cooperation between our youth and foreign ministries.

Finance Ministry to make budgetary allocation to fund NAELP – Akufo-Addo

Joy Online 25 Oct 2021
Already, the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, through the Minerals Commission and the Minerals Development Fund, is working with other partners to implement some alternative livelihood programmes to promote socio-economic development in mining communities.”.

Russian oil companies propose using excess gas in oil extraction for crypto mining

The Times of India 25 Oct 2021
Based on the suggestion of oil companies, government institutions and ministries in Moscow are planning to initiate cryptocurrency mining at the extraction sites of Russia’s oil companies, reported ... On the other hand, mining activities aren't prohibited in the Russian Federation, although it is not properly regulated either.

Bitfarm mining facility raise concern in Argentina

Cryptopolitan 25 Oct 2021
He wants a representative from the Ministries of Science, Technology, and Innovation and another from the Environment and Sustainable Development ministry to speak on the impact of the Bitfarm mining facility currently being constructed in the country ... Why Berhongaray is worried about Bitfarm mining facility in Argentina.

Kazakhstan sets nationwide electricity limit for crypto miners

OBN 25 Oct 2021
In an attempt to curb power shortages, Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Energy has decided to impose a cap of 100 MW for crypto mining facilities nationwide ... The data revealed that mining facilities on average use 5 MW of electricity each hour. A single mining center consumes 3.6 million ...

Akobo paves way for investors in Ethiopia to hold, repatriate foreign currency from offshore ...

Mining Weekly 25 Oct 2021
Last month, Akobo and the Ministry of Mines entered into an agreement governing the future mining of ...

Expansion of industrial production to help develop trades

Irna 25 Oct 2021
... countries, so the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is tasked with the implementation of the goal. Iranian Industry, Mining, and Trade Minister Reza Fatemi Amin underlined that his ministry will do all-out efforts to increase trade exchanges to four billion dollars within four years.

Getting along with people — it keeps getting harder

The News Banner 25 Oct 2021
OK ... Steve DeFor, a mentor of mine when I was studying for the ministry, said that when music is a collection of sounds and art is a collection of shapes, where do we go from here? (He said this in the mid-1970s,) Steve’s no longer around to observe it, but we can add the disintegration of our political discourse into publicly uttered profanity.

Feature: Lebanon's townspeople hope for mine-free orchards after two decades of fear 24 Oct 2021
... international associations, have cleaned hundreds of fields in southern Lebanon, but lots of minefields are difficult to discover as they are buried in the dirt, Nasser Abu Latif, program coordinator for victims of mines at the Lebanese Ministry of Social Affairs, told Xinhua.

Transgender entrepreneur, whisky brand spark outcry

Straits Times 24 Oct 2021
Timah, however, means tin in Malay, and Timah Whiskey says its name harks back to the tin-mining era when Malaysia was under British colonial rule. Still, several groups have urged the Home Ministry and state governments to be stricter in regulating and controlling the alcohol industry.

Single Mining Farm Needs as Much Power as 24,000 Homes, Kazakhstan Estimates

Bitcoin 23 Oct 2021
In an effort to explain why Kazakhstan is considering imposing restrictions on new cryptocurrency mining operations, the Ministry of Energy told local media that data centers minting digital coins use 5 megawatts (MW) of electricity each hour ... The Energy Ministry told the business ...

Iran ready to invest in Afghanistan’s different sectors, envoy tells Taliban acting FM

Press TV 23 Oct 2021
Amininan said that economic challenge is our common enemy that creates turmoil, & Iran is ready to invest in energy, connectivity, mines, trade, and health sectors in Afghanistan,” the Taliban’s foreign ministry spokesman, Abdul Qahar Balkhi, announced via Twitter ... During the meeting, Mr ... connectivity, mines, trade, and health sectors in Afghanistan.