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
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
“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.
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