Tuesday 01 September 2015

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CM claims mining would start; miners say it can't, unless...

Miners in the western state of Goa, where mining activities have begun after a gap of nearly three years, are set to incur losses as higher taxes and poor infrastructure have made mining operations in ... READ

Sameer and Arjun Salgaocar move for anticipatory bail

Sameer and Arjun Salgaocar, sons of Goa’s top mining businessman Anil Salgaocar, have filed anticipatory bail applications, fearing arrest. READ

After Churchill, Joaquim quizzed by Crime Branch (SIT)

After Churchill Alemao, now it’s turn of his younger brother Joaquim Alemao, but for an alleged illegality in mining operation. READ

3 more companies to follow Sesa, start mining by Oct

Following Vedanta, three more mining lease holders – Salgaoncar, Fomento and Chowgules – will start mining, soon after Chovoth. READ

Ore price slips 5% more in China, 41% down in 1 year

Goa is preparing to mine iron ore after a three-year gap just as the commodity plunges anew amid a global surplus. READ

‘Goenchi Maati’ will add Rs 2.5 L to Goan’s wealth than 70 K debt!!!

If Goa government supports the Goa Foundation concept of raising ‘Goenchi Maati Fund’ from iron ore exports, the Aam Aadmi Party feels it would add wealth of Rs 2.50 lakh to each Goan, rather than ... READ

Will China start importing Goa's ore?

Vedanta's iron ore division in Goa is expected to resume exports to China after a lull of three years. READ

I will 'order' other lease holders to start mining: CM

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar has said the government will issue directions to mine operators in the state to resume operations. READ

Is Goa's mining an opportunity or a challenge?

As Vedanta Ltd, formerly known as Sesa Sterlite, gets down to resuming mining operations in Goa after three years, the company's iron ore business CEO Kishore Kumar said the mining cake has shrunk. READ

Govt celebrates mining Start, arrests workers of Closed mine

Goa government proved a point today. It shook hands with one mining lease holder for starting mining operation after three-year long closure and put behind the bars the mining workers, who were striking against closure ... READ