Mining

Sisi urges formulating strategic vision to develop mining sector in Egypt: Presidency

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 10:47 GMT

Sisi highlighted the importance of this vision in helping the exploration of mineral resources nationwide.

Ministry discloses updated Egyptian petrochemicals plan 2020-2035

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 04:06 GMT

The Ministry of Petroleum disclosed on Monday the updated version of the National Plan for Petrochemical Industries taking place between 2020 and 2035.

10 companies place bids in Egypt's gold exploration auction conducted on March 15-July 15

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 03:20 GMT

Sources told Egypt Today that 10 companies purchased the applications of the international gold exploration auction announced by Egypt earlier this year.

Passenger’s attempt to smuggle 4 gold, metal detectors thwarted

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 - 10:44 GMT

The passenger was coming from Dubai.

Egypt's Sawiris eyes mining opportunities at home with new law

Tue, 27 Aug 2019 - 12:15 GMT

The law has been approved but final details are yet to be published in the official gazette.

Saudi Arabia targets $64B in mining revenue by 2030

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 - 11:59 GMT

Mining vast untapped reserves of bauxite, phosphate, gold, copper and uranium is key to the Saudi Arabia’s efforts to diversify its economy away from hydrocarbons.

Egypt chairs Arab Industrial Development and Mining Organization

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 - 10:32 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated the 15 Arab International Mineral Resources Conference taking place on November 26-28.

Five miners killed in fire at South African copper mine

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 09:07 GMT

Five miners died on Sunday in a fire at a South African copper mine operated by unlisted Palabora Mining Company, the company said in a statement.

Peru will not 'impose' mining projects on communities -prime minister

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 - 01:20 GMT

The government of new Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra said on Wednesday it would not "impose" mining projects on nearby communities that object to them.

EMRA receives $14.4M in revenues from Sukari mine in January

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 - 02:12 GMT

The Egyptian Mineral Resource Authority (EMRA) has received around $14.4 million in revenues from the Sukari gold mine in January 2018.

Global mining deals jump 15% by value in 2017: EY

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 07:57 GMT

The value of global mining and metals deals hit a four-year high in 2017, according to accountancy firm EY.

Australian amb: Egypt has tremendous possibilities in mining

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 10:53 GMT

Australian Ambassador to Egypt Neil Hawkins said that Egypt has tremendous possibilities in the mining sector.

Sukari gold mine’s reserves rise to 8M ounces

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 - 01:19 GMT

The mine’s gold reserves rose to eight million ounces, after production increased by one million ounces in the period between June 2015 to June 2017.

Business News Wrap-up

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 04:57 GMT

A wrap-up of the most prominent business news of the day

Sukari operator Centamin to pay $137M to EMRA in 2018

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 01:34 GMT

Profits of the Egyptian Mineral Resource Authority (EMRA) from Sukari gold mine are expected to reach some $115 million in 2018.

Egyptian companies to visit Sudan in search of investment

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 03:39 GMT

Three Egyptian companies will be visiting Sudan next week in search of investment opportunities in the fields of construction and pharmaceutical Industries.

UAE's Al-Thani considers expanding in Egypt

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 - 09:37 GMT

Al-Thani Investments is working on gold mining in the Eastern Desert of Egypt, in cooperation with the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources.

Egypt announces over 4,100 industrial opportunities

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 - 11:12 GMT

The industrial investment map, launched Tuesday, included 4,136 opportunities in eight sectors, Minister of Industry Tarek Kabil said in a press conference.

Australia invests A$100 mln to secure mining investment, drive discoveries

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 - 09:39 GMT

Australia will commit A$100 million ($79.7 million) to secure private investment in greenfield mineral exploration across the country to drive.

Golden Triangle project encourages urbanization, investment

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 - 07:00 GMT

Establishing the Golden Triangle Economic Zone will encourage building new urban communities, pump investments and develop Upper Egypt, experts say.

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