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Chinese Miner to Start Copper Output in Eritrea by Next Year

The Asmara Mining Share Company, holder of the Asmara Project in Eritrea, is a 60:40 joint venture between Chinese SRBM and state-owned ENAMCO. The project hosts four known deposits at Emba Derho, Adi Nefas, Gupo, and Debarwa. (Photo: Taylor Weidman/Bloomberg)

BY NIZAR MANEK | BLOOMBERG

A unit of Sichuan Road & Bridge Co. will start producing copper, zinc, gold and silver at a mine in Eritrea by early next year, helping diversify the country’s agrarian economy, a mines ministry official said. Continue reading Chinese Miner to Start Copper Output in Eritrea by Next Year

Eritrea Opens 5th Regional Mining Conference

Over 50 international mining companies convened for the 5th annual Mining Conference in Asmara, Eritrea

By Shabait,

THE 5th Eritrean Mining Conference opened today at Asmara Palace Hotel here in the capital under the theme “Mining Excellence for Driving Economic Growth”.

Speaking at the opening of the Conference in which Government officials, representatives of various countries, mining companies and social service-rendering institutions took part, Gen. Sebhat Ephrem, Minister of Energy and Mines, pointed out that Eritrea possesses rich mineral resources and that the undertaking of research activities towards harnessing the available resources is imperative.  Continue reading Eritrea Opens 5th Regional Mining Conference