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Dominican gold rush hits a bureaucratic slowdown

Dec 23, 2013Dominican gold rush hits a bureaucratic slowdown. When they took over the mine site, Barrick and Goldcorp launched an extensive cleanup and environmental protection program to prevent pollution of the nearby streams. The mine says it treats 40,000 cubic

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2012

Jul 30, 2012Cotu. Snchez Ramrez, Dominican Republic. July 30th, 2012. Issues: Mining / Land Tenure / Impunity . Barrick and Goldcorp's Pueblo Viejo gold mining project, the "biggest single foreign direct investment ever done in the Dominican Republic estimated at US $3.5 billion", should begin full operations in July 2012.

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Barrick Gold rules: horror stories from the frontline

May 09, 2016Barrick Gold's Pueblo Viejo mine in the Dominican Republic. On the heels of its annual general meeting in Toronto, those living near the operations of Barrick Gold, the world's most powerful gold mining company, share through translators what it's

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Gold Price Today in Dominican Republic

The following tables shows the latest gold price in Dominican Republic calculated in Dominican Peso (DOP) and updated regularly. The prices are sometimes updated more frequently at times of strong price moves based on live spot gold price (Bid Price).

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The Truth About Larimar Mining in the Dominican Republic

All mineral rights in the Dominican Republic belong to the government and all mining is permitted only by the concession from the Dominican Bureau of Mines. By the suggestion of this Bureau, two cooperatives were created to avoid disputes among the miners.

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Land dispute sends farmers, Barrick Gold back to court

Land dispute sends farmers, Barrick Gold back to court Dominican Today February 11th, 2016: Cotui, Dominican Republic. Hundreds of farmers on Thursday are gathered at the Sanchez Ramirez province (central) Land Court, site of the fifth hearing in their case against the miner Barrick Gold.

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Larimar Mine in Dominican Republic

Mina de Larimar - Dominican Republic. Discover the only Larimar mine in the world. This precious gem, found only in the Dominican Republic, is bought by visitors and jewel designers from around the globe who pay large sums of money to export it. Have a unique opportunity to see the dangerous extraction process, meet the people who work in

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Protest Barrick : Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic. Barrick Gold Dominican exports top US$1.4B, amid workers' protests Dominican Today December 10th, 2014 Barrick Gold's Dominican mine has made 90 shipments totaling 139,419 kilos of gold worth US$1.4 billion thus far this year, a figure revealed as its workers staged a protest outside its Santo Domingo offices to demand the right to form a union.

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Dominican Republic's Ministry of Energy and Mines

Dominican Republic's Ministry of Energy and Mines presents public database to develop hydrocarbon industry With work by world renown Schlumberger, the Ministry of Energy and Mines has assembled an information package valued at more than US$100 million which could facilitate the birth of a Dominican industry of exploration and production of

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Sickness and wealth

Sep 21, 2013Print edition | The Americas. THE $4 billion that two Canadian companies, Barrick Gold and Goldcorp, have poured into developing Pueblo Viejo, a gold mine, since 2009 amounts to the largest single foreign investment in the history of the Dominican Republic. The companies say that the money has turned the polluted ruins of what was

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Dominican Republic Gold Mining News Monitoring Service

Monarch invests in Unigold's Dominican Republic project, stock jumps. Quebec-focused Monarch Gold (TSX: MQR) is taking a 14.2% stake in Unigold (TSXV: UGD), whose Nieta project in the Dominican Republic has an open-pit inferred resource of 39.49 million tonnes grading 1.59 grams gold per tonne for 2.01 million ounces of gold

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Visiting Larimar Mines

The mines are near barahona. The sw is well worth a visit - continue on to perdenales for bahia de las aguilas. The best beach in the country. Not too sure of the logistics regarding the mines. Worth posting the question on the forums of dr1 where there is on thread devoted to travel in the SW.

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Protest Barrick : Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic. Barrick Gold Dominican exports top US$1.4B, amid workers' protests Dominican Today December 10th, 2014 Barrick Gold's Dominican mine has made 90 shipments totaling 139,419 kilos of gold worth US$1.4 billion thus far this year, a figure revealed as its workers staged a protest outside its Santo Domingo offices to demand the right to form a union.

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Barrick Gold and its disputes in Dominican Republic

Mar 09, 2010Barrick Gold and its disputes in Dominican Republic. The mining project, the largest foreign investment in the history of the Dominican Republic, is being condemned by many political and environmental organizations. The mine was previously exploited until 1999. Placer Dome obtained the mining rights in 2001.

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Gold Mining Projects

Fluor is a world leader in providing services for the gold industry. We have completed over 25 major gold projects over the last ten years in countries including Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, the Dominican Republic, Indonesia, Mexico, Papua New Guinea, Peru, the United States and Zimbabwe.

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Gemstone and Amber Mining in the Dominican Republic

The Ministry of Energy and Mines for the Dominican Republic requested technical support in artisanal and small-scale gemstone mining specifically to address challenges in understanding mineral potential of Larimar and amber reserves based on geological and mineralogical data.

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Barrick Gold: Pueblo Viejo Mine, Dominican Republic

Barrick Gold: Pueblo Viejo Mine, Dominican Republic. The Pueblo Viejo gold mine is a joint venture between Barrick Gold (60%) and Goldcorp (40%). Many Dominicans believe Barrick's contract with the government is a bad deal for the country. In April 2013, a nationwide 48-hour protest took place in various provinces across the Dominican Republic.

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Pueblo Viejo mine

The Pueblo Viejo mine is a gold mine located in the north-central region of the Dominican Republic in the Snchez Ramrez Province. It is the largest gold mine in the Americas and second largest in the world. It is also the first exploited mine by the Spaniards in America.

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Larimar mines

In the heart of Bahoruco's mountains, these mines are the only place in the world where larimar is found–a semi-precious, turquoise-colored stone you will see set in jewelry across Dominican stores. Workers spend eight to nine hours a day underground, mining this rare blue stone from holes that run as deep as 40 meters (150 feet).

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Pellerano Herrera

Law Firm Overview. Pellerano Herrera has been the leading law firm in the Dominican Republic for over 25 years. Established in 1952, the firm is typically involved in all major transactions in the country and provides advice to most international players. The firm's multidisciplinary team of lawyers is recognised as the most comprehensive

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Pueblo Viejo Dominicana Gold and Silver Mine

The Client, Pueblo Viejo Dominicana Corporation, is a joint venture of majority holder Barrick Gold (the world's largest operator of gold mines) and Goldcorp Inc. The job site is 100 km (62 miles) northwest of Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic.

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Cotui contra Pueblo Viejo/Barrick Gold, Dominican Republic

Cotui contra Pueblo Viejo/Barrick Gold, Dominican Republic Description El proyecto de extraccin de oro "Pueblo Viejo", est ubicado en la provincia Snchez Ramrez, a 100 kms. de Santo Domingo. en el lugar de la antigua operacin de Rosario Dominicana, empresa que explot los depsitos desde 1975 hasta 1999 ao en que cerr sus

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Barrick Gold Corporation

Pueblo Viejo. Pueblo Viejo is located in the Dominican Republic, approximately 100 kilometers northwest of the capital city of Santo Domingo, and is operated by the Pueblo Viejo Dominicana Corporation—a joint venture between Barrick (60%) and Goldcorp (40%). Development of the project started in 2009, and first production occurred in 2012.

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Larimar – The Dominican Republic's Exclusive Gemstone

The Dominican Republic is full of treasures, and one of our most beloved is Larimar. Also known as "Stefilia's Stone," Larimar is a rare blue variety of mineral pectolite found only in the Dominican Republic. Its color varies from white, light blue, green-blue to deep blue.

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Larimar Mine in Dominican Republic

This precious gem, found only in the Dominican Republic, is bought by visitors and jewel designers from around the globe who pay large sums of money to export it. Have a unique opportunity to see the dangerous extraction process, meet the people who work in the mine and see the gem in its rough form.

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Dominicans Buy Gold Mine

Oct 18, 1979Dominicans Buy Gold Mine. SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, Oct. 17 — The President of the Dominican Republic, Antonio Guzman, announced on television today that the Government of the Dominican Republic had bought Rosario Dominicana, the biggest open‐pit gold mine in the Western Hemisphere. Simplot Industries of Boise, Idaho,

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Cotui contra Pueblo Viejo/Barrick Gold, Dominican Republic

Cotui contra Pueblo Viejo/Barrick Gold, Dominican Republic Description El proyecto de extraccin de oro "Pueblo Viejo", est ubicado en la provincia Snchez Ramrez, a 100 kms. de Santo Domingo. en el lugar de la antigua operacin de Rosario Dominicana, empresa que explot los depsitos desde 1975 hasta 1999 ao en que cerr sus

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GoldQuest Mining Corp.

GoldQuest Mining Corp. (GQC: TSX-V) is a Canadian based exploration and development company focused on gold and copper in the Dominican Republic. With a Board and Management Team that have previously developed a mine still operating in the Dominican Republic, the Company is focused on developing its owned Romero Project, and further exploring its Tireo Property.

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Filipinas Larimar Mine, Los Checheses, Sierra de Baoruco

Filipinas Larimar Mine, Los Checheses, Sierra de Baoruco, Barahona Province, Dominican Republic : This region is the only locality of a blue (copper-bearing?) variety of pectolite called 'larimar'. The material, formed by hydrothermally altered volcanic rocks, was (re)discovered in 1974 and used

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Gold Mining Projects

Fluor is a world leader in providing services for the gold industry. We have completed over 25 major gold projects over the last ten years in countries including Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, the Dominican Republic, Indonesia, Mexico, Papua New Guinea, Peru, the United States and Zimbabwe.

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