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Third Asmara Mining Conference to be Conducted

Asmara GeoCongress 2012
Gold rich Red Sea state of Eritrea to hold its third annual mining conference from 2 – 6 October 2012

By Ministry of Energy and Mines,

In an attempt to promote sustainable exploration and mining activities in the country and the Arabian-Nubian Shield region, the Ministry of Energy and Mines is organizing the Third Asmara Mining Conference dubbed as “Asmara GeoCongress 2012”  from 2 – 6 October 2012, in Asmara.

As part of the Arabian Nubian Shield, Eritrea is now being acknowledged for its substantial mineral potential that ranges from VHMS polymetallic deposits associated with NeoProterozoic rocks of this Shield, to epithermal gold and Potash deposits in the younger Red Sea Rift-related sedimentary Continue reading Third Asmara Mining Conference to be Conducted

The Asmara Geocongress 2011 – A Prelude to Attract More Investors and A Showcase to Eritrea’s Commitment in Developing its Mining Industry

Mr. Alem Kibreab, Director General of the Mining Department in the Ministry of Mines and Energy

By Eritrea Profile,

A regional workshop on Mining,“Asmara Geocongress 2011” will be conducted in Asmara from 4 – 8 of October 2011. The main purpose of the workshop is to discuss on how to effectively utilize the natural resources, especially mines, in the region. The congress will include countries located in what is called the Nubian-Arabian Shield Countries located at the Nubian Shield are Egypt, Eritrea, Sudan and Ethiopia and at the Arabian Shield are Yemen, Jordan, and parts of Israel. In all these countries we find similar rocks important for different developmental activities.

Hence, at the congress which will include experts in mining from the mentioned countries and other experts outside, investors, explores, representatives from governments and other stakeholders will participate and discuss and share experiences on the effective utilization of natural resources in the region. Continue reading The Asmara Geocongress 2011 – A Prelude to Attract More Investors and A Showcase to Eritrea’s Commitment in Developing its Mining Industry