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  • Why Chinese investment is stoking anger in Pakistan′s ...

    Jul 15, 2020  According to local media, work has restarted on the Saindak copper-gold project – a collaboration between Pakistan and China. The mine is located near Saindak in Balochistan's Chagai district.

  • Saindak Project: Balochistan Govt extends mining lease of ...

    Jun 30, 2020  The Balochistan government extended the mining lease of a Chinese company for 15 years at Saindak Project. The Chinese company has been working in Balochistan’s Chaghi district at Saindak Project. A notification issued by Balochistan

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  • China and Pakistan’s gold digging operations in Balochistan

    May 08, 2019  These engineers found traces of copper and gold at two places in Balochistan province, at Sandak and Reko Diq. ThePrint analyses the progress of these areas through satellite imagery to understand China’s gold mining operations in Pakistan. In 1995, the first trial excavations for four months yielded almost 200 kg of gold and 1,700 tonnes of ...

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  • Balochistan wants Chinese helping hand for its mining ...

    Jun 02, 2017  Empty trailers for housing workers at the site of the gold and copper mine exploration project of Tethyan Copper Company (TCC) are seen in this undated photo in Reko Diq, in Balochistan

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  • Beijing to Balochistan – China’s CPEC Quandary

    Feb 05, 2020  The Project is a US$ 3.3 billion investment project copper-gold open-pit mine. The project has an estimated mine life of 56 years. The annual production is 200,000 tons of copper and 250,000 ounces of gold from 600,000 tons of concentrate. Saindak-Copper-Gold Project mine was leased by Metallurgical Corporation of China Ltd. (MCC), a subsidiary ...

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  • UNPO: Balochistan: Exploitation of Mineral Wealth

    Nov 25, 2010  According to official reports copper-gold worth $633.573m were produced during 2004-08. The Balochistan government receives a paltry two per cent share, while half the profits go to Beijing and 48 per cent to Islamabad. The fortified Saindak project is a no-go area for the Baloch people.

  • The China-Pakistan ‘nexus’ to exploit tons of gold from ...

    May 06, 2019  New Delhi: China has emerged as a major player in mining in the restive Balochistan province of Pakistan and is suspected to be helping Islamabad surreptitiously export tons of gold from there. Despite being rich in minerals, Balochistan, the largest Pakistani province by area and the site of an active movement for independence, remains poor.

  • Saindak Copper Gold Project - Wikipedia

    The Saindak Copper-Gold Project was set up by Saindak Metals Ltd, a company fully owned by the Government of Pakistan, by the end of 1995 at a cost of PKR 13.5 billion. Currently Metallurgical Corporation of China is operating two mechanized hard rock underground Copper-Gold mines with current production of 7.25T per annum of copper-gold from ...

  • No deal struck on Reko Diq: Balochistan CM - Pakistan ...

    Dec 11, 2014  The Supreme Court in January 2013 had declared void and illegal a mining deal for the Reko Diq copper project signed 20 years ago between the Balochistan government and international mining companies.

  • IMPACTS OF COAL MINING IN BALOCHISTAN

    In Table-4 we find maximum deaths in china because maximum coal is produced in china in the world whose 75-80% of economy depends on energy produced by coal. Yohi, R.J., and K.K. Wong, 2007. Where as in Balochistan we do not produce compatible coal, but the rise in death as

  • Saindak project: Govt to extend Chinese firm’s gold ...

    May 17, 2011  The government has decided to extend a multi-million-dollar deal for gold and copper mining in Saindak for another five years after its expiry in October 2012 as Chinese partner Metallurgical Corp ...

  • Magic mountains: The Reko Diq gold and copper mining project

    Nov 10, 2015  In that very year, the provincial administration allocated 8.8 billion rupees for starting the mining at Tanjeel; the project was to get 4.4 billion rupees every year until metal production at its mine started. Thus was born Balochistan Copper and Gold Project

  • THE SAINDAK FILES - Newspaper - DAWN.COM

    Jan 07, 2018  THE SAINDAK PROJECT. The South Ore Body which is nearing exhaustion. The Saindak copper and gold project is centred in Balochistan’s largest and most resource-rich district, Chaghi. But the ...

  • Pakistan Army’s Role in Reko Diq Mining Case - Asian News ...

    Jun 10, 2020  After the discovery of gold and copper mines in Balochistan by the TCC, the military-industrial complex saw an opportunity for itself. The Army ensured Mubarakmand’s company got the contract for mining gold and copper while some of the Reko Diq mines were turned over to the Metallurgical Corporation of China (MCC).

  • Local consortium proposes to develop gold, copper mine

    May 17, 2021  QUETTA: A local consortium has made a proposal to develop a major copper and gold mine in Chagai district in Balochistan after the country's top court decision blocked its development by ...

  • An election in Peru and a copper plant in Tamil Nadu

    Jun 21, 2021  China’s Belt and Road project in Pakistan cuts through Balochistan, and some of the work has already been attacked by rebel groups opposed to Pakistani and Chinese presence in the area. If the new Peruvian government starts to more stringently tax or nationalise copper production in the country, it is bound to have an impact on global copper ...

  • Afghanistan Ready to Re-Tender Huge Chinese Mining Concession

    Jan 27, 2021  Shah Marai/AFP via Getty Images. January 27, 2021, 3:00 PM. The arrest in Kabul on Dec. 10 of an alleged Chinese espionage ring has prompted Afghanistan to recalibrate its relationship with China ...

  • Chinese firm to retain control of Saindak until 2022 ...

    Oct 27, 2017  In pursuance of the cabinet’s decision of May 9, 2001, the project operation was leased out to MCC — a state-owned entity of China — for 10 years with effect from Oct 2, 2012.

  • ‘Cold War’ over Balochistan’s Mineral Resources – KashmirWatch

    Nov 27, 2011  ‘Cold War’ over Balochistan’s Mineral Resources. By Sajjad Shaukat . While giving the example of the former Soviet Union and the United States, past thinkers have defined the Cold War to be a war of nerves, the line falling short of hot war. In this regard, both the super powers had openly admitted that they are waging the Cold War.

  • Analysis of Balochistan s situation - Daily Times

    Apr 18, 2016  The Pakistan People’s Party government announced Rs 12 billion in installments over 10 years to be paid to Balochistan. The Reko Diq project was leased to the Tethyan Copper

  • Pak Army''s role in seizing Baloch gold mines

    Jun 10, 2020  Pak Army''s role in seizing Baloch gold mines. New Delhi/Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Imran Khan''s commitment to set up a commission to investigate how Pakistan ended up

  • UNPO: Balochistan: Exploitation of Mineral Wealth

    Nov 25, 2010  According to official reports copper-gold worth $633.573m were produced during 2004-08. The Balochistan government receives a paltry two per cent share, while half the profits go to Beijing and 48 per cent to Islamabad. The fortified Saindak project is a no-go area for the Baloch people.

  • DRC: Kamoa-Kakula in 1st position in the Top 10 of the ...

    Dec 03, 2020  Like Kamoa-Kakula, the Udokan project is also under construction, with commercial production expected in early 2022. Next is the Reko Diq project in Pakistan, which has been in limbo for almost a decade as the government of Balochistan has said it considers the mining lease application incomplete and unsatisfactory.

  • Baluchistan says "No" to Antofagasta/Barrick

    Pakistan rejects Barrick-led group's bid for gold mine. By Graeme Smith. Globe and Mail. 18 November 2011. Istanbul - Local authorities in the Pakistani province of Baluchistan refused to meet a Canadian-Chilean mining consortium for talks before rejecting a bid for one of the world's richest deposits of gold and copper, the company says.

  • Beijing to Balochistan – China’s CPEC Quandary

    Feb 05, 2020  The Project is a US$ 3.3 billion investment project copper-gold open-pit mine. The project has an estimated mine life of 56 years. The annual production is 200,000 tons of copper and 250,000 ounces of gold from 600,000 tons of concentrate. Saindak-Copper-Gold Project mine was leased by Metallurgical Corporation of China

  • Barrick digs in over Balochi project

    Jun 04, 2010  A possible alternative is the China Metallurgical Group Corporation (MCC), the state-owned mining giant that is already active in the area, operating the much smaller Saindak copper property. MCC is also developing the super-rich Aynak copper deposit in Afghanistan, 60km south-east of

  • UNPO: Balochistan: Exploitation of Mineral Wealth

    Nov 25, 2010  According to official reports copper-gold worth $633.573m were produced during 2004-08. The Balochistan government receives a paltry two per cent share, while half the profits go to Beijing and 48 per cent to Islamabad. The fortified Saindak project is a no-go area for the Baloch people.

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    The total cost of the project is estimated at more than US$2 billion. China has invested in building a highway connecting Gwadar port with Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city, and the other port on the Arabian Sea. China is also mining Copper and Gold in Saindak whic is the World fifth largest copper-gold project.

  • In Depth: The Congo Mine That Could Feed China’s Vast ...

    Sep 02, 2021  The future world-beating copper mine project became a jointly-developed Sino-foreign joint venture between the Congo’s government with 20%, Ivanhoe Mines with 39.6%, Zijin Mining with 26.1%, and Citic Metal Co. Ltd with 13.7%. Control of the joint venture’s direction. “Everyone hopes that this project can be completed, be put into ...

  • CPEC: A game changer or a disaster? - Balochistan Times

    Dec 02, 2017  For a similar project, the Saindak Copper Project, a mining lease agreement was awarded by the federal government of Pakistan, without any participation of the so-called government of Balochistan, to a Chinese firm, Metallurgical Corporation of China (MCC), in 2001, giving a meager share of only 2% of royalty to Balochistan.

  • ‘Cold War’ over Balochistan’s Mineral Resources – KashmirWatch

    Nov 27, 2011  ‘Cold War’ over Balochistan’s Mineral Resources. By Sajjad Shaukat . While giving the example of the former Soviet Union and the United States, past thinkers have defined the Cold War to be a war of nerves, the line falling short of hot war. In this regard, both the super powers had openly admitted that they are waging the Cold War.

  • Tethyan Copper Company wishes to Resume Reko Diq Project ...

    Oct 22, 2019  The Tethyan Copper Company (TCC) is a fully owned collaboration between Canada’s Barrick Gold and Chile’s Antofagasta, which are gold and copper mining giants. In 2012, the TCC filed claims for international arbitration after the Balochistan

  • Analysis of Balochistan s situation - Daily Times

    Apr 18, 2016  The Pakistan People’s Party government announced Rs 12 billion in installments over 10 years to be paid to Balochistan. The Reko Diq project was leased to the Tethyan Copper

  • Mining in Pakistan - Wikipedia

    Copper and gold. In Reko Diq, Balochistan, deposits of copper and gold are present. Antofagasta, the company which possesses the Reqo Diq field, is targeting an initial production of 170,000 metric tons of copper and 300,000 ounces of gold a year. The project may produce more than 350,000 tons a year of copper and 900,000 ounces of gold.

  • Balochistan signals readiness for settlement of Reko Diq row

    Sep 05, 2017  Balochistan signals readiness for settlement of Reko Diq row. Canadian minister seeks out-of-court settlement of years-long dispute. A general view shows the gold, copper and zinc mining

  • Pakistan Gains From Sterlite Plant Closure In TN’s ...

    May 05, 2020  The Metallurgical Corporation is executing the Saindak gold-copper project in Balochistan since 1995. The Saindak project produces 4.5 million tonnes of copper ores a year that helps smelt 13,000 ...

  • Balochistan halts $3.5bn copper project - Blogger

    Jan 27, 2010  Balochistan halts $3.5bn copper project Local authorities in Pakistan have canceled an agreement with an Australian company for the exploration of copper and gold in the Reko Diq area in southwestern Balochistan province at a time when a feasibility study for the project

  • Balochistan: China's achilles hill - The Economic Times

    Feb 26, 2019  China has been involved in projects in Balochistan even before CPEC was put in place. China's state-owned China Metallurgical Group Corporation (MCC) received a contract in the 1990s to extract gold and copper from the Saindak mine in Balochistan. Baloch nationalists allege that such projects represent exploitation of the mineral resources of Balochistan.