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PNG demands China explain COVID-19 vaccine trial on miners

Aug 21, 2020· A Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea claims to have immunized employees against COVID-19 in an apparent vaccination trial, a newspaper reported on Friday., Aug. 21, 2020.

Coronavirus: Chinese mining company tests vaccine on Papua

Aug 21, 2020· A Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea has claimed to have given workers a coronavirus vaccine in an apparent trial, according to authorities.

Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea vaccinated

Aug 21, 2020· Beijing, Aug 21: A Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea claims to have immunised employees against COVID-19 in an apparent vaccination trial, a newspaper reported on Friday. The South Pacific island nation''s Health Minister Papua Jelta Wong said his department was investigating the claim by

Coronavirus: Newcrest Mining confirms positive case in

Aug 10, 2020· Newcrest Mining confirms positive COVID-19 case at its Papua New Guinea mine Newcrest Mining has confirmed one of its workers has contracted COVID-19. Picture: Carla Gottgens/Bloomberg News

COVID-19 outbreak shutters huge Papua New Guinea mine

The mine's closure came as Papua New Guinea authorities reported a record 39 new virus cases on Thursday, bringing the total to 153. Papua New Guinea's coronavirus outbreak has spread beyond the

Papua New Guinea bars COVID-19 immunised Chinese workers

Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea), August 21 (ANI): Papua New Guinea barred the arrival of a flight carrying Chinese workers after a Chinese mining company has claimed that it has immunised

Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea vaccinated

Aug 21, 2020· A Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea claims to have immunised employees against COVID-19 in an apparent vaccination trial, a newspaper reported

Coronavirus: Chinese mining company tests vaccine on Papua

Aug 21, 2020· A Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea has claimed to have given workers a coronavirus vaccine in an apparent trial, according to authorities.

Chinese Mining Company Vaccinated Employees for Covid-19

Aug 21, 2020· CANBERRA, Australia: Papua New Guinea prevented the arrival of a flight carrying Chinese workers after a Chinese mining company claimed to have immunized employees against COVID-19 in an apparent vaccination trial, authorities said Friday. The Pacific nation’s pandemic response controller, David

PNG Demands China Explain COVID-19 Vaccine Trial on Miners

Aug 20, 2020· A Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea claims to have immunized employees against COVID-19 in an apparent vaccination trial, a newspaper reported on Friday., Aug. 21, 2020.

COVID-19 outbreak shutters huge Papua New Guinea mine

The mine's closure came as Papua New Guinea authorities reported a record 39 new virus cases on Thursday, bringing the total to 153. Papua New Guinea's coronavirus outbreak has spread beyond the

COVID-19: China face questions over 'vaccinated' workers

Aug 20, 2020· READ: COVID-19 outbreak shutters huge Papua New Guinea mine. Papua New Guinea's pandemic tsar David Manning told AFP he wanted answers and had blocked the arrival of a flight with around 150

Coronavirus: Newcrest Mining confirms positive case in

Newcrest Mining confirms positive COVID-19 case at its Papua New Guinea mine Newcrest Mining has confirmed one of its workers has contracted COVID-19. Picture: Carla Gottgens/Bloomberg News

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The latest mining news about the Papua New Guinea mining industry, from exploration to mining and all associated industries. Read more on PNGReport. Page 2

List of Mining Projects and Companies in Papua New Guinea

Mining Companies in PNG PNG has a portfolio of mining projects spread across the country. The large projects dominate: Barrick Gold’s Porgera gold mine, Ok Tedi copper mine, Newcrest’s Lihir gold mine, and most recently, Newcrest-Harmony’s Hidden Valley gold mine and MCC’s Ramu nickel-cobalt project.

Nautilus Minerals’ plans to mine the mining

Aug 13, 2019· In the process, Nautilus has left the Papua New Guinea government, which still owns a 15% stake in the Solwara I project as well as equipment, facing a debt equivalent to

COVID-19 vaccine used by Chinese mining company in Papua

Aug 21, 2020· A Chinese language mining corporate in Papua New Guinea claims to have immunized staff in opposition to COVID-19 in an obvious vaccination trial, a newspaper reported on Friday. The South Pacific island country’s Well being Minister Papua Jelta Wong mentioned his division used to be investigating the declare by means of Ramu NiCo Control (MCC

Papua New Guinea government to mining-technology

Apr 27, 2020· Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape refused the extension citing environmental concerns, reported Reuters. The Porgera gold mine is located in Enga Province, about 600km north west of Port Moresby. The special mining lease for the Porgera gold mine was first approved in 1989. Marape was quoted by the news agency as saying: “We are

Plane so stuffed with cocaine it crashed during take-off

Aug 02, 2020· Papua New Guinea authorities discovered the downed Cessna 402C plane empty shortly after the crash. Sniffer dogs identified trace amounts of cocaine at

Mining lease uncertainty in Papua New Guinea

Feb 15, 2019· The Papua New Guinea Chamber of Mines and Petroleum says the continued success of existing projects and the development of new ones is critical for the future of the country. And that any significant delay in the renewal and extension of mining licences for the country’s biggest producing mines would have a detrimental effect on the nation

Papua New Guinea to lift lockdown despite surge in COVID

Aug 11, 2020· MELBOURNE: Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape is pressing ahead with plans to lift lockdown measures in the Pacific nation this week, even as a

Papua New Guinea government to mining-technology

Apr 27, 2020· Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape refused the extension citing environmental concerns, reported Reuters. The Porgera gold mine is located in Enga Province, about 600km north west of Port Moresby. The special mining lease for the Porgera gold mine was first approved in 1989. Marape was quoted by the news agency as saying: “We are

Zijin warns Papua New Guinea of China anger over end of

Apr 29, 2020· Papua New Guinea on Friday said it would not renew a 20-year mining lease at its Porgera gold mine, citing environmental damage and social unrest even as gold prices have soared to more than seven

List of Mining Projects and Companies in Papua New Guinea

Mining Companies in PNG PNG has a portfolio of mining projects spread across the country. The large projects dominate: Barrick Gold’s Porgera gold mine, Ok Tedi copper mine, Newcrest’s Lihir gold mine, and most recently, Newcrest-Harmony’s Hidden Valley gold mine and MCC’s Ramu nickel-cobalt project.

PNG bans Chinese workers and demands COVID-19 vaccine answers

Papua New Guinea blocked the arrival of a planeload of Chinese workers and demanded answers from Beijings top diplomat in the country over an unauthorised vaccination program involving Chinese

Mining lease uncertainty in Papua New Guinea

Feb 15, 2019· The Papua New Guinea Chamber of Mines and Petroleum says the continued success of existing projects and the development of new ones is critical for the future of the country. And that any significant delay in the renewal and extension of mining licences for the country’s biggest producing mines would have a detrimental effect on the nation

Government and industry debate the future of Papua New

Aug 24, 2020· Mining consultant John Gooding, formerly CEO of Highlands Pacific, told the event that Papua New Guinea’s attractiveness as a destination for mining investment has fallen. He cited the Fraser Institute’s ranking of global investment attractiveness, which ranked Papua New Guinea rated above New South Wales, Tasmania, New Zealand and Victoria

K92 Mining shares up on Papua New Guinea drill results

K92 Mining Inc. [KNT-TSXV; KNTNF-OTCQX] has released results from the continuing diamond drilling of the Kora deposit at the Kainantu gold mine in Papua New Guinea. Results are or the latest 12 diamond drill holes completed from surface and underground into the Kora deposit. Highlights include Hole KMDD0230 that returned multiple intersections, including 6.21 metres at 48.11 g/t gold, 13 g/t

GAR Article: Papua New Guinea will face mining claim

Canadian mining company Barrick Gold has made good on its threat to file an ICSID claim against Papua New Guinea over the state’s refusal to extend a mining News GAR 100

Nautilus Minerals’ plans to mine the mining

Aug 13, 2019· In the process, Nautilus has left the Papua New Guinea government, which still owns a 15% stake in the Solwara I project as well as equipment, facing a debt equivalent to

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Coronavirus: Chinese mining company tests vaccine on

Australia, which is Papua New Guinea’s biggest foreign aid provider, had learned that China may have started testing a coronavirus vaccine in the region using employees of state-owned companies , The Australian reported. Papua New Guinea – a country of nine million people – has so far experienced a few hundred cases of the coronavirus.

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Dozens killed in Papua New Guinea tribal unrest World

Jul 10, 2019· Local officials said at least 24 people had been killed in Hela province, a rugged region in the west of the country, in a three-day spasm of violence between rival tribes.