Gold Ridge is a mine on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, about 30 km south east of the capital Honiara. The Gold Ridge mine was operated by Ross Mining N.L..
30 Oct 2019 . The Solomon Islands will not own the new infrastructure; The former Australian-listed company that owned the mine sold it to local landowners for.
These benefits are important to all stakeholders but the first mining agreement in the Solomon Islands only accommodated a tiny percentage of the gross value.
15 Nov 2017 . HONIARA, Solomon Islands – In April 2016, thousands of villagers living in the vicinity of the Gold Ridge Mine in the southwest Pacific nation of.
21 Dec 2017 . Solomon Islands mine - and perhaps more. Catherine Wilson. Minerals are a flashpoint for conflict in the troubled Pacific nation but a new
Australian miner Pacific Bauxite has big plans for the Solomon Islands. It has been exploring around Noro in Western Province and Nende in Temotu Province.
26 Oct 2019 . The Gold Ridge goldmine in Solomon Islands was officially relaunched today in Central Guadalcanal. The troubled mine which has changed.
21 Mar 2018 . This chapter analyses the contemporary politics of mining in Solomon Islands, organised around three case studies: Gold Ridge, proposed.
This chapter analyses the contemporary politics of mining in Solomon Islands, organised around three case studies: Gold Ridge, proposed nickel mining on.
Project ID. P162737. Status. Closed. Team Leader. Bryan Christopher Land. Borrower. N/A. Country. Solomon Islands. Approval Date. (as of board presentation).
Mining at Gold Ridge, until recently the only producing mine in the country, was suspended in April 2014. Gold Ridge has been cited as both a cause and a target.
11 Dec 2019 . The Solomon Islands Minister of the Environment should conduct face-to-face consultations with local communities on Wagina Island to hear their.
Concept: Mining. Alternative Names. Gold Ridge. Details. In the sixteenth century, the Mendãna expedition, searching for the source of King Solomon's fabled.
19 Sep 2011 . The Goldridge Mine pit in Solomon Islands History records that the first European to come to Solomon Islands, Alvaro De Mendana, in 1568.
29 Apr 2011 . HONIARA, Solomon Islands (Reuters) - Elijah David traipsed the 55 km in plastic sandals from his home in Guadalcanal province to the only.
Gold Ridge hosts around 1.4 million ounces of epithermal volcanic-hosted gold. Ross Mining NL began the construction of Solomon Islands' first gold mine in.
The Gold Ridge Mine, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands' first gold mine: a case study in stakeholder consultation. DONN H. TOLIA 1 & M. G. PETTERSON 2.
A recent media report (linked below) alleges that workers employed by a bauxite mining company, Bintan Mining Solomon Islands, have not been paid for more.
7 Nov 2013 . "Waswe, Iumi Redi fo Mining Long Solomon Aelans?: Lessons From Australia" Australians have been living with mining for over 200 hundred.
To ensure security of tenure for expensive investments mining companies require that any customary land which they intend to mine must be registered. Yet the.
The Kuma and Mbetilonga tenements in the Solomon Islands (South West Pacific) are considered by SolGold to be highly prospective for porphyry copper-gold.
24 Sep 2019 . The Solomon Islands government and China Railway Group Ltd. has signed a SBD$6.4 Billion dollar deal to build and lease infrastructure.
The Group is currently exploring for gold in the Solomon Islands and will begin low-cost mining operations in 2018 following the identification of highly lucrative.
6 Jul 2017 . Solomon Islands' director of mines, Thomas Toba, said officials from his department considered several objections to mining on Nendo before.
The forests on the Island of Nende in the remote Temotu Province, East Solomon Islands cover >40000ha. These beautiful forests provide shelter, water, custom.
The Energy Division of the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification of Solomon Islands is responsible for legal and regulatory development and.
26 Mar 2019 . The Solomon Islands Environment Advisory Committee (EAC) has revoked a development consent for a bauxite mine on Wagina island, in a.
14 Nov 2019 . The Solomon Islands Mines and Minerals Act 1990 specifies a requirement to conduct an environmental assessment as part of the mining license.
3 Oct 2018 . The Isabel project is made up of a number of deposits in Isabel Province of Solomon Islands with the key deposits being Kolosori (pictured here).
1 Nov 2019 . The Solomon Islands is forcing an Australian miner out of the country as it moves to hand a world-class nickel resource and access to a.
28 Nov 2018 . WITHOUT proper planning and access to information, developments like mining will threaten the natural resources Solomon Islanders depend.
12 Aug 2016 . SBS - Tens of millions of litres of water has escaped from a toxic gold mine tailings dam in the Solomon Islands declared a 'disaster zone' by.
Rennell Island – have left a mark on the mining sector in Solomon Islands. It has highlighted the urgent need for the sector to have a vision, and for changes to.
4 Dec 2019 . The Solomon Islands government has asked Axiom Nickel (SI) and Axiom KB directors to hand over their passports and a fine of $1.3m imposed.
The dispute over mining rights on the island of Wagina in the Solomon Islands has been rumbling on since Pacific Bauxite was first granted a licence in 2013.
10 Feb 2014 . Australian miner fighting illegal gold mining in the Solomon Islands . The mine is located on Guadalcanal, near to the Solomon Island's capital.
The mining industry in Solomon Islands has experienced a turbulent recent history, as all production ceased in 2000 due to civil strife and land ownership.
SBS News Stefan Armbuster 17 October 2013 The Solomon Islands is at an economic cross roads and Australian government and mining interests are playing a.
Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification, Solomon Islands. Signature Programmes. Supporting Integrated Climate Change Strategies · Advancing.
In the context of Solomon Islands, and indeed Island Melanesia more widely, the space or scale of the island-province comes into stark relief as a platform for both.