Rosia Montana (Romania)

Type: City
Name: Rosia Montana (Romania)
Country: Romania
Latitude: 46.299999
Longitude: 23.129999
population: 3,776
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mining

Metal mining provides us with materials essential for modern life. But mining also is the most destructive industry in the world. According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Toxics Release Inventory , metal mining is the nation’s #1 toxic ... [Published Earthworks - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Europe and beyond: the resistance against mega-projects (A-Radio Berlin)

Dear all, We would like to present an interview the Anarchist Radio Berlin ( aradio.blogsport.de ) made with Bogdan, an activist from Rumania. The main topic is the recent 4th Forum against unnecessary imposed mega-projects, a network of major struggles ... [Published 325 - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

June's top stories: Anglo American $4bn asset sale, New Zealand blocks subsea mining

Anglo American is reportedly planning sell $4bn of assets that include platinum mines in South Africa, Romania's parliament rejected Gabriel Resources’ gold mining project at Rosia Montana, while New Zealand refused Trans-Tasman Resources' (TTR) application ... [Published Mining Technology - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Global Announces New High-Grade Vein Extension Discovery During Bulk Sampling Program

) - Global Minerals Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:CTG)(OTCBB:GMLFF) is pleased to announce the discovery of a new high-grade extension of the Strieborná vein at its 100% owned silver/copper property in Slovakia. The extension was discovered during the collection ... [Published MarketWired - Jul 07 2014]
Entities: Phase I, Silver, Mineral, Copper
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

New auction round for gold, silver perimeters in Romania

Romania will auction off new gold and silver beddings, to allow exploration on four new perimeters. These will be part of a 24-perimeter bids which will allow exploration for chalk, brown coal, gold and silver.The four areas where bid winners will be ... [Published Romania Business Insider - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Rosia Montana project – blocked without political backing

The Rosia Montana project is blocked until there is clear political backing, Premier Victor Ponta stated, adding that personally he considers that for Romania it is nevertheless better for all natural resources, including gold, to be used provided all ... [Published Nine O'Clock - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

What happened to the protest movements in Romania and Bulgaria?

By | Al Jazeera  –On June 14, thousands of Bulgarians marked the one-year anniversary of the start of their anti-government protest. In 2013, under the banner Ostavka or resignation, Bulgarians took to the streets for months in a row, calling for a new ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Romania and Bulgaria: occupy the transition!

Last year’s mass protests in Romania and Bulgaria gave citizens a taste of how together they can transform public life. Some are asking for more. Thousands protest against the Bulgarian government in Sofia. Demotix/Johann Brandstätter. All rights ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

Crowdfunding Our Natural Resources: A Way to Ethical Mining? #crowdfundmining

By David Drake   Natural resources, which include  minerals, metals, oil or gas, occupy a central role in our everyday life. Minerals are essential to our economic development. The minerals, particularly the metals, have specific properties such ... [Published HedgeCo.Net - Jun 17 2014]
First reported May 21 2014 - Updated May 21 2014 - 1 reports

European bison returns to rewild Romania's remote valleys

T he crowd surges forward against the barrier, cameraphones are held aloft, children are hoisted on to shoulders. The celebrities, the first European bison about to set their hooves in this remote Romanian valley in the southern Carpathian mountains for ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 21 2014]
First reported Apr 25 2014 - Updated Apr 25 2014 - 1 reports

Rosia Montana: Campaigners celebrate court ruling over Canadian mining company's plans to build gold mine in Europe

Environmentalists have won an important court ruling this week against a Canadian mining company that wants to create Europe’s largest gold mine in the ancient Romanian village of Rosia Montana. Over a planned 16-year period the contentious mining project ... [Published The Independent - Apr 25 2014]
First reported Feb 04 2014 - Updated Feb 04 2014 - 1 reports

What Romania can teach the western world

Unlike France, Italy or the Netherlands, the crisis of Romania’s elites has not led to a rise in xenophobic politics but to a digital revolution that challenges traditional assumptions about democratic change. Euro elections landscape, 2014. During ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Feb 04 2014]

Quotes

Tim McCutcheon, Global's CEO said, "The team at Global is solving issues one by one ahead of our drive to put Strieborná into production. With this latest announcement it is clear to me the project's geological risk is more than removed, demonstrating a high grade zone we believe will have favorable economics. We have rehabilitated a significant part of the infrastructure that would be used at the beginning of mine operations, our water treatment facility is fully operational, our metallurgical test work is very advanced, and we have a mine operating permit. Our next steps are to finalize our PEA for Phase I development and then collect the last bits of data to progress to a feasibility study and subsequent mine financing."
We Save "), created in the first days of September and skillfully managed"
...However, a Romanian forestry expert said the "trend was already a history in Romania” as international investors buy up land."
Eugen David, resident of Rosia Montana and President of NGO Alburnus Maior, said: "The courts always cancel the permits received from the authorities. Cyanide surface mining at Rosia Montana has become the obsession of an isolated small group of politicians and a [mining company."

More Content

All (16) | News (13) | Reports (0) | Blogs (3) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Mining [Published Earthworks - Jul 17 2014]
Europe and beyond: the resistance against mega-... [Published 325 - Jul 15 2014]
June's top stories: Anglo American $4bn asset s... [Published Mining Technology - Jul 10 2014]
Global Announces New High-Grade Vein Extension ... [Published MarketWired - Jul 07 2014]
New auction round for gold, silver perimeters i... [Published Romania Business Insider - Jul 07 2014]
Rosia Montana project – blocked without politic... [Published Nine O'Clock - Jul 03 2014]
What happened to the protest movements in Roman... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Jun 27 2014]
Romania and Bulgaria: occupy the transition! [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jun 25 2014]
Crowdfunding Our Natural Resources: A Way to Et... [Published HedgeCo.Net - Jun 17 2014]
European bison returns to rewild Romania's remo... [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 21 2014]
Rosia Montana: Campaigners celebrate court ruli... [Published The Independent - Apr 25 2014]
The new Balkan revolts: from protests to plenum... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Mar 11 2014]
What Romania can teach the western world [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Feb 04 2014]
Gabriel Resources Ltd.: Archaeological Discharg... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jan 30 2014]
Earth Year: Climate change brings more Lyme dis... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Nov 02 2013]
New anti-gold mine protest downtown Bucharest b... [Published Romania Business Insider - Oct 14 2013]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Europe and beyond: the resistance against mega-... [Published 325 - Jul 15 2014]
Dear all, We would like to present an interview the Anarchist Radio Berlin ( aradio.blogsport.de ) made with Bogdan, an activist from Rumania. The main topic is the recent 4th Forum against unnecessary imposed mega-projects, a network of major struggles ...
Crowdfunding Our Natural Resources: A Way to Et... [Published HedgeCo.Net - Jun 17 2014]
By David Drake   Natural resources, which include  minerals, metals, oil or gas, occupy a central role in our everyday life. Minerals are essential to our economic development. The minerals, particularly the metals, have specific properties such ...
Gabriel Resources Ltd.: Archaeological Discharg... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jan 30 2014]
TORONTO, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jan. 30, 2014) - Gabriel Resources Ltd. ("Gabriel" or the "Company") (TSX:GBU) reports that a ruling of the Suceava Tribunal (the "Tribunal") in Romania today has admitted a request for the temporary suspension of the ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.