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5/5/2015· A lease for a third bauxite mining site has been issued in Fiji, and will be the largest so far of the sites in the Northern Division. The Chinese company Aurum Exploration Limited has almost completed mining at the first site in Nawailevu, which has produced almost 1 million tonnes of bauxite.

Vatukoula - Wikipedia

Vatukoula (meaning "gold rock" in Fijian) is a gold mining settlement in Fiji, 9 km inland from the Town of Tavua on Viti Levu, the main Fiji island (home to the national capital Suva and its international airport Nadi).. Colonial history. Vatukoula may be viewed historically as the cradle of the modern gold mining industry in Fiji. The discovery of gold in the Tavua district is attributed to ...

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LANDOWNERS RECEIVE MINERAL ROYALTIES | Fiji Times

The Fijian Government has paid out approximately $230,000 to the Nasomo Landowners Trust in Tavua as fair share of mineral royalties for gold and silver mined or extracted by Vatukoula Gold Mines Limited (VGML) from the Nasomo Trust land. This afternoon, 123 trustees received a fourth payout of $46,400 since the inception of the Fair […]

The Fiji Times » Bauxite mining

9/9/2015· THE vanua of Wainunu in Bua has agreed to bauxite mining. However it has made its stand clear that proper preliminary work needs to be done first …

The Fiji Times » Pioneers of gold mines, tourism

7/13/2015· Fiji Times. 13 July, 2015, 12:00 am. ... Tavua, in the early 30s, making way for a series of gold mines and what remains Fiji's only mining town of Vatukoula. Living out the rest of his life in Fiji, Pat Costello passed away at the CWM Hospital in Suva in April, 1957.

FAIRER ACCESS TO FUNDS FOR MINING COMMUNITIES | …

Work to build better roads, better bridges and better airport facilities will soon get underway in mining communities across regional NSW, thanks to the sixth round of the NSW Government's Resources for Regions funding program. Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro made the announcement today at Wybong Road in Muswellbrook, where motorists […]

The Fiji Times » NGO calls for Pacific-wide ban on seabed ...

An NGO working with coastal communities near the site of planned undersea mining in Papua New Guinea's north is demanding a Pacific-wide ban on seabed mining. Prospective undersea miner, Nautilus, was declared bankrupt in Canada last week, but a new version of the company is understood to have emerged and plans to mine the Bismarck Sea floor.

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FAIRER ACCESS TO FUNDS FOR MINING COMMUNITIES …

Work to build better roads, better bridges and better airport facilities will soon get underway in mining communities across regional NSW, thanks to the sixth round of the NSW Government's Resources for Regions funding program. Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro made the announcement today at Wybong Road in Muswellbrook, where motorists […]

Food sources 'affected' by mining - Fiji Hotel and Tourism ...

FIJI TIMES 20 February 2020 – THE sand mining done at the mouth of the Sigatoka River has killed fish in the river and was now encroaching on a marine ecosystem they relied on for food. A team from this newspaper that visited the site yesterday witnessed waste material littered along the river bank and patches of bare trees.