Tag Archives: Mineral Resources

Foreign Investment: Eritrea, Mining, Development, and the Resource Curse

Eritrea is free from corruption and has a clearly set-out legal framework which is followed to the letter
‘Eritrea is free from corruption and has a clearly set-out legal framework which is followed to the letter.’ – The Fraser Institute

By Fikrejesus Amahazion,

SEVERAL days ago, the Fraser Institute released its annual Survey of Mining and Exploration Companies. Since 1997, the Institute, headquartered in Vancouver and ranked by a University of Pennsylvania study as “the top think tank in Canada,” has conducted an annual survey of mining and exploration companies to assess how mineral endowments and public policy factors such as taxation and regulation affect exploration investment.  Continue reading Foreign Investment: Eritrea, Mining, Development, and the Resource Curse

Eritrea Hosts 4th Regional Mining Conference

Eritrea’s mining potential explained. By 2017, four new world class mining projects will be launched

By Shabait,

The 4th Asmara Mining Conference opened on October 1st here in the capital under the theme “Meeting the Challenges for Sustainable Mining” in the presence of government officials, country and mining company representatives, as well as service providers. Continue reading Eritrea Hosts 4th Regional Mining Conference

Sunridge Gold Defines Sixth Mineral Resource at Asmara Project

“We have always said that the Asmara Project is very prolific and now we have six deposits so far and probably more to go!” said president and CEO Michael Hopley.

Now it is more certain that Sunridge’s potential could rival Nevsun’s Bisha Mine

By Proactive Investors,

Sunridge Gold Corp. (CVE:SGC) has added more good news to an already auspicious month with the completion of a mineral resource estimate for the Kodadu target on the company’s Asmara project in Eritrea, the sixth such mineral resource defined by the Vancouver-based exploration and development company on the property.

The announcement regarding the NI43-101 and JORC compliant estimate comes exactly a week after the mining junior released a feasibility study for the project that succeeded in bringing initial production forward by almost a year.  Continue reading Sunridge Gold Defines Sixth Mineral Resource at Asmara Project