Miners should expect growing pains from Kazakhstan’s new mining code

MINEX Forum | April 25, 2019
img0 Nine months since its implementation, Kazakhstan’s new mining code topped the agenda on the first day of the MINEX Kazakhstan 2019 forum in the Central Asian republic’s recently renamed capital, Nur-Sultan. Several presenters praised the new code for its attractiveness to international investors, noting that it better reflects their expectations. The transition to the new ...

MINEX Kyrgyzstan 2018 – media coverage

MINEX Forum | November 20, 2018
img0 The first MINEX Kyrgyzstan mining forum has taken place in Bishkek, and featured representatives of the government, the business community and international organisations. As the participants sought constructive dialogue and networking opportunities, KP was there to witness the event. The MINEX (Mining and Exploration) international project is a platform for commercial meetings, knowledge transfer, demonstrations ...

MINEX Kyrgyzstan 2018 summary

MINEX Forum | November 20, 2018
img0 MINEX Forum, a well-known mining events platform across Central Asia, Russia and Europe – for the first time this year has a round of the forum in Bishkek, the historic capital of Kyrgyzstan. MINEX Kyrgyzstan 2018 took place on 31 October and 1 November in Bishkek and focused on ‘Regional Development through Investment’. The Forum ...

Eurasian Trade and Investment Meeting in London

MINEX Forum | November 12, 2018
img0 Established in 2012, MINEX Eurasia Mining and Exploration Forum is the key London event for companies looking to invest in mining and supply chain companies operating in Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Russia. Ongoing privatisation efforts in Mongolia; the launch of the new Mining Code in Kazakhstan; financing for Eurasian mining projects; and perception ...

Russian Mining Excellence Awards winners

MINEX Forum | October 25, 2018
img0 The Russian Mining Excellence Awards ceremony, honouring the best social achievements and technologies in mining and exploration, was held on 4 October 2018 at the finale of the 14th MINEX Russia Forum at the gala-party in Moscow. The GEOLOGICAL EXPLORATION PROJECT OF THE YEAR award was presented to GDK Baimskaya for over 100k lm exploration ...

Mineventure project competition results

MINEX Forum | October 19, 2018
img0 MineVenture Mining Project Accelerator Competition was organised for the first time alongside MINEX Russia Mining and Exploration Forum in Moscow. Experts from Polyus Gold, Polymetal International, Highland Gold Mining, Nordgold, Arlan Investment Company, Russian Gold Producers Union, Prosperity Capital, Bacchus Capital, Eurasian Development Bank, AAR and others were invited to evaluate projects. Orsu Metals Corp. ...

MineTech Competition winners

MINEX Forum | October 19, 2018
img0 On 4 October the winners of MineTech – the 2nd Innovative Technologies and Solutions competition were announced at the closing of the MINEX Russia Forum 2018. The competition attracted a group of students of the Kuzbass University and experienced mining professionals from Russia and abroad. This competition is held within the framework of the forum ...

MineTech competition awards

David McHutchon | May 2, 2018
img0 MineTech competition was organised on 18 and 19 April 2018 within the framework of the MINEX Central Asia Forum with the aim of presenting the cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions to aid Kazakhstan’s mining industry aspirations for growth. The competition was sponsored by Kazzinc LLP.  This year  the competition was organised in two categories – ...

Best mining venture project

David McHutchon | May 2, 2018
img0 To stimulate exchange between miners and financiers MINEX Central Asia Forum organisers held in Astana the 3rd Mining Investment Accelerator Competition – MineVenture. The main goal of MineVenture competition is to select promising projects and provide subsoil users, potential investors and independent consultants with a platform for discussing the ways for bringing these projects to ...

MINEX CENTRAL ASIA 2018 OVERVIEW

David McHutchon | May 2, 2018
img0 The 9th MINEX Central Asia Mining and Exploration Forum was held in Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan, on 17-19 April 2018. Organised under the central theme “Central Asia – moving up with the buoyant markets” the Forum offered an industry-wide discussion on strategic rethinking of mining industry development and highlighted emerging investment and technological opportunities across ...

UK-Kazakh Mining Working Group meeting in London

MINEX Forum | December 13, 2017
img0 UK-Kazakhstan Business Council and Intergovernmental Commission took place in London on 11 December 2017. The Intergovernmental Commission (IGC) was co–chaired by Mark Garnier, DIT Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Investment and His Excellency Minister of Investment and Development, Zhenis Kassymbek. The Business Council was chaired by the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Kazakhstan, Baroness Nicholson ...