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At Lydian skills to persuade are more important than professional experience

At Lydian skills to persuade are more important than professional experience
During the meeting in Gndevaz held on the 6th of April, Lydian company’s “specialist” from South Africa, metallurgical manager John Fourie announced that cyanide heap leach facility will be completely safe, so safe that it can be located even in the center of Yerevan. He mentioned that he worked in…

Free Condoms for EBRD – one of the Investors of the Amulsar Gold Mine (video)

Free Condoms for EBRD – one of the Investors of the Amulsar Gold Mine (video)
On March 7, 2017, European Bank for Reconsruction and Development (EBRD), together with the representatives of the European Union and the Swedish Government, were presenting a project funded by their respective institutions and titled "Business woman" at Armenia Mariott hotel, Yerevan. The members of the Armenian Environmental Front intervened in…

Kajaran Mine Operating Company Violated Laws of Armenia for Several Years

Kajaran Mine Operating Company Violated Laws of Armenia for Several Years
On the 16th of December 2016, Armenia’s Ministry of Nature Protection gave positive conclusion for the changes in the extraction project of Kajaran copper-molybdenum mine operated by “Zangezur copper-molybdenum Combine” CJSC (ZCMC). Negative outcomes for the ecology are obvious in the updated and confirmed project. However, today we would like…

Tracing the Overrated Standards of International Banks (IFC, EBRD)

Tracing the Overrated Standards of International Banks (IFC, EBRD)
When the boycott of Ameriabank started because of the contract signed between the bank and Lydian Armenia for providing the latter with a loan of 24 million USD to purchase equipment for construction of the gold mine and heap leach facility, the employees of the bank started a self-defense. They…

The latest accident will cost ZCMC 6 million drams: the ministry is silent about previous cases. Hetq

The latest accident will cost ZCMC 6 million drams: the ministry is silent about previous cases. Hetq
This article by Marine Martirosyan originally appeared on Hetq Investigative Journalists website Artsvik tailing As a result of pollution of Norashenik river in Syunik Region, the National Environmental Inspectorate of the Ministry of Environmental Protection initiated an administrative proceeding against Zangezur Cooper Molybdenum Combine (ZCMC). The Chief of Staff of the Ministry Hovhannes…