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Eritrea to Launch Fourth Regional Mining Conference

Asmara Geo-Congress 2013: Promoting sustainable exploration and mining activities in Eritrea
Asmara Geo-Congress 2013: Promoting sustainable exploration and mining activities in Eritrea

By CapitalEritrea,

The fourth Asmara Mining Conference is scheduled to be held October 1-5, 2013. The Eritrean Ministry of Energy and Mines sponsors the annual event in cooperation with ENAMCO, Eritrea’s national mining corporation.

Last year’s event is said to have attracted around 350 participants, from Eritrean government officials, envoys of various nations, investors, mining experts, diplomats, to mining companies operating in Eritrea.

Eritrea hosts a variety of mineral deposits including Volcanogenic Massive Sulphid (VMS) and Gold Deposits in Neoproterozoic terrains of the Arabian-Nubian Shield, together with younger Potash Deposits in the Danakil Depression. Continue reading Eritrea to Launch Fourth Regional Mining Conference

Third Asmara Mining Conference to be Conducted

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