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Amulsar: even “responsible” mining is destructive – Dr. Anahid Shirinian-Orlando

Amulsar: even “responsible” mining is destructive – Dr. Anahid Shirinian-Orlando
Lydian International Limited company, registered in an offshore zone, presented a document entitled "Amulsar Project, November 2014" to Armenians in the Diaspora. This document is superficial, misleading and incomplete. This is what thinks Anahit Shirinian-Orlando, an environmental scientist-engineer living in Los Angeles, who says No to mining at Amulsar. There…

Hidden Dangers of Lydian International’s Gold Mine: Cyanide

Hidden Dangers of Lydian International’s Gold Mine: Cyanide
People who are concerned with environmental issues in Armenia got convinced once again that the environmental inspection in our country does not serve its intended purpose, but it only automatically confirms the political decisions that have been made for realizing this or that program. Another evidence of this was the environmental impact…

They are now begging the Diaspora for money to exploit Amulsar mine

They are now begging the Diaspora for money to exploit Amulsar mine
Foreign companies with mining projects in Armenia are now reaching out to the Diaspora, organizing various meetings where they portray mining as a savior for Armenia’s economy and our people’s welfare. The heads of Lydian International, a company registered in the UK’s Channel Islands, and its Armenian affiliate Geoteam held…

Why are Armenia’s natural resources so attractive?

Why are Armenia’s natural resources so attractive?
The interest of mining companies is not attenuating towards Armenia’s natural resources. On September 7, 2014 Dundee Precious Metals (DMP) Inc. along with Canada-Armenia Business Council is organizing a forum titled The Mining Industry in Armenia and the Role of Canadian Mining Companies. According to Hratch Jabrayan, Vice President and…