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Re: Fighting Incident at Tonkolili Mine Site

Sierra Express Media 20 Jun 2021
... attention;In collaboration with the Ministry of Mines and Mineral Resources and the National Minerals Agency and other relevant stakeholders, investigations are ongoing and appropriate actions will be taken immediately to avoid the reoccurrence of such unfortunate incident.

Amid Chinese Crackdown, America’s Foundry USA Mining Pool Enters Top Ten Spot

CoinGape 20 Jun 2021
China’s latest ban and crackdown on local crypto mining operations has been a nightmare for several Chinese operators. On Saturday, June 19, the Chinese authorities the Sichuan province asking local government bodies to investigate and shut down Bitcoin mining operations ... The Drop In the BTC Hashrate of China’s Biggest Mining Pools.

Massive illegal Chinese goldmining uncovered in Eastern Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Telegraph 20 Jun 2021
Our investigation found out that the minister of mines and mineral resources, Mr Timothy Kabbah; his predecessor, Rado Yokie; the resident minister, Eastern Province, Mr Andrew Fatorma; and the president all have knowledge of the work ... The scale of the operation is mind-blowing, and it is impossible to locate all the mines by driving alone.

Sichuan Province, China, full-scale suspension measures for virtual currency mining

OBN 19 Jun 2021
... State Council of the People’s Republic of China and the Financial Commission, and if the ministry abolished cryptocurrency mining in the region, how would it affect the waste of surplus electricity? The purpose was to investigate in detail whether it would be brought about.

Sichuan May Start the Cleanup of Virtual Currency Mining Projects

ChainDD 19 Jun 2021
The notice also requires that the municipal (autonomous prefecture) governments need to immediately carry out investigations, and must shut down the virtual currency "mining" projects found in the ...

China Reportedly Orders Bitcoin Miners in Sichuan to Temporarily Cease Operations

CryptoPotato 18 Jun 2021
Although the province has several other small and medium-sized crypto mining facilities, the report alleged that they would not be shut down in the meantime as the government is investigating the activities of larger entities ... illegal use of power for bitcoin mining activities.�.

Updated tailings code after Mount Polley an improvement: B.C. mines auditor

North Shore News 18 Jun 2021
It says changes to the province's code on tailings storage facilities stemmed from recommendations by an independent engineering investigation into the 2014 failure of the tailings dam at the Mount Polley copper and gold mine in B.C., which sent more than 20 million cubic metres of mining wastewater into the surrounding waterways.

Former Kyrgyz Deputy Prime Minister Detained In Kumtor Mine Investigation

Radio Free Europe 18 Jun 2021
Former Kyrgyz Deputy Prime Minister Taiyrbek Sarpashev has been arrested as part of an investigation into alleged corruption during the development of the Kumtor gold mine project ... On May 17, the head of a Kyrgyz state investigative commission announced that Centerra Gold's mining ...

7 trapped miners rescued in north China coal mine accident

Sina 18 Jun 2021
Friday after being trapped for almost two days in Taiye Coal Mine operated by Shanxi Jinliu energy company in Linxian County.

Bus accident in Peru leaves 27 dead

Anadolu Agency 18 Jun 2021
The vehicle, which was operated by a Hochschild Mining PLC contractor, was traveling from the Pallancata operation to the city of Arequipa in southern Peru ... "We are all devastated by this news and we have already begun a thorough investigation.

China pledges harsh penalties ahead of party anniversary

Rapid City Journal 18 Jun 2021
The meeting follows the deaths of at least 25 people in a gas explosion Sunday at a market in the central city of Shiyan and of 13 people in a flood in an iron mine in the northern province of Shanxi on June 10. Authorities have detained 13 people in the mine flood while an investigation into the market blast is ongoing.

Energy Insider: China to Release Strategic Metal Reserves to Curb Commodity Prices; All Trapped Miners in Shanxi Found Dead

Caixin Online 18 Jun 2021
Mining tragedy ... Thirteen people detained in fatal mining disaster in Shanxi. Police detained 13 suspects as investigations into a deadly incident in an iron ore mine in Shanxi got underway ... Zijin Mining to begin trial production at Serbia copper and gold mine. Zijin Mining Group Co.

'Tragic' mine deaths 'completely avoidable', coroner rules

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 18 Jun 2021
A coroner investigating three deaths within six weeks at the Copper Mines of Tasmania mine says two of them could have been avoided if basic safety principles had been observed ... .

What Is The New Zealand Government Trying To Bury In Pike River Mine?

Scoop 18 Jun 2021
... River coal mine disaster has sparked significant opposition.

South Africa: Probe launched after 20 bodies found near goldmine

Al Jazeera 17 Jun 2021
South African police have launched an investigation into the deaths of 20 men whose bodies were discovered near an abandoned gold mine in the North West province ... Our investigation is still under way and we hope that as we progress with investigations ... The mining industry, which ...