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Lands Minister tours bauxite mine site November 7, 2014 Comments Off on Lands Minister tours bauxite mine site Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources Mereseini Vuniwaqa has handed over lease documents for a new bauxite mining site in Lekutu, Bua, sick to XINFA Aurum Explorations (Fiji) Limited during her visit to the North yesterday.

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mining. For the Bua Bauxite mining leases, the premium rental agreement is FJ$567,000 to be distributed amongst the five mataqali (Standing Committee on Natural Resources 2015: 22). An additional $275,000 was paid to mataqali Navakasiga as compensation for lost fishing rights (Standing Committee on Natural Resources 2015: 15).

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SODELPA FIJI: SHADOW MINISTER FOR LANDS AND MINERAL

Afterall Madam Speaker, they have shown their hand when they had directed that raw materials from the bauxite mining be processed in Fiji. This was after two years of actual soil being shipped off to China by the investors. The Mahogany and Pine Industries Madam Speaker, were the initiative of the Ratu Mara Government. This Government has

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A Human Geographer in Fiji: Bauxite mine Vanua Levu

Jul 10, 2016 · The first stop Bauxite mine, Xinfa Aurum Exploration. More on the mine can be read at this blog. The rich red colour of the soil was so beautiful, but the brutality to the landscape was undeniable, especially when juxtaposed to the covered hillsides in the distance, and the intensive replanting that has to be done to revitalize the area.

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Bauxite mining in Guinea, Boké, a major mining town, Boké

Apr 26, 2017 · Operations at the bauxite mines have been disrupted and several rioters arrested. in Guinea says demosntrators tried to kidnap a senior general sent to help resolve the crisis. Bauxite, an

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The Fiji Times » Bauxite mining

Sep 09, 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 including an environment impact assessment report.

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iB2 – Solution for Low grade Bauxite – Alumina refining

Bauxite quality is determined by its relative proportion of available Alumina (AI2O3) compared to Silica (A/S ratio). High quality bauxite is a key condition to optimize alumina production: a lowquality bauxite generates red muds and requires more raw material consumption.

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Bauxite Mining & Exploration Profile Prepared by Fiji Islands Trade & Investment Bureau Version Dated: November 2009 1 1.0 Introduction Bauxite is a mineral used in the manufacturing of aluminum. It is formed in weathered volcanic rocks and found in richly forested, humid, tropical climate.

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Estimated 20 million tons of bauxite is Fiji Village

The bauxite mining license in Nawailevu, Bua was awarded to Aurum Exploration Fiji Limited. Chairman of the Standing Committee on Natural Resources, Joeli Cawaki says a future generation fund of

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Fiji Papua New Guinea Mine Watch Page 14

Nov 24, 2015 · Watisoni Butabua Fiji Village. Five mining leases have been approved by government. Director of Mineral Resources Malakai Finau says out of the five, only two are currently operating at the moment and that is the Bua bauxite mine and the Vatukoula Gold mine.

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Mining in Fiji Dome Gold Mines

Home > About Fiji > Mining in Fiji. Mining in Fiji. Mining is an integral part of Fiji''s economy, with gold representing one of the country''s largest exports. Its major mining activities are focused on the production of gold, silver and cement.

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Environmental and Occupational Health Impact of Bauxite

relevant research concerning environmental and occupational health impact of bauxite mining was identified by searching on Ovid Medline and PubMed. In order to ensure that relevant studies were not missed, the search terms remained broad. Using PubMed, keywords such as "bauxite", "health

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Bauxite Mining – Who Gains? FIJI Labour Party

If that is so, then why is another (or is it the same company) investing in another mining venture? Is it really bauxite they are after or is it some other mineral or metal that is attracting them? Mr Cawaki made the following comments when hardselling the Asian company to the Nakalou villagers as reported in the Fiji Times of October 27.

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Address at the Official HandingOver of Nawailevu Bauxite

The mining company has finally remitted $600,000 to the Department of Lands in November 2014 (refer RR 263725 of 3/11/14) and which is still being held by the Department of Lands in trust for onward transmission to the LOUs. Bainimarama speech: "The grant of the Mining Lease heralds the beginning of a largescale bauxite mining in Fiji.

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iB2 – Solution for Low grade Bauxite – Alumina refining

The existing technologies does not allow to mine the billion tons of lowgrade deposits (cost, complexity). A growing aluminium market implying an evergrowing bauxite demand According to the World Aluminium Organization aluminium demand has grown by 5.9% over the past 12 years implying an evergrowing bauxite demand.

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Bauxite mining practices in Fiji criticised RNZ News

Dec 14, 2015 · The Chinese company Aurum Exploration Limited recently completed mining at a site in Nawailevu, in the Bua province, which produced almost one million tonnes of bauxite. The company has commenced mining at two others sites in Fiji. Adi Filomena says a crude extraction process meant the company took more than just bauxite.

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Babasiga: Opposition to bauxite mining. Vinaka Wainunu

Fiji stories, Labasa, South Pacific culture, family, migration, Australia/Fiji relationship. Friday, December 11, 2015. Opposition to bauxite mining. Vinaka Wainunu from w from Fiji Times'' Villages oppose mining. Serafina Silaitoga Saturday, December 12, 2015.

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The Fiji Times » Bauxite mining

Sep 09, 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 including an environment impact assessment report.

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Environmental and Occupational Health Impact of Bauxite

relevant research concerning environmental and occupational health impact of bauxite mining was identified by searching on Ovid Medline and PubMed. In order to ensure that relevant studies were not missed, the search terms remained broad. Using PubMed, keywords such as "bauxite", "health

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Bauxite Wikipedia

One of the world''s largest bauxite mines in Weipa, Australia. Australia is the largest producer of bauxite, followed by China. In 2017, China was the top producer of aluminium with almost half of the world''s production, followed by Russia, Canada, and India. Although aluminium demand is rapidly increasing, known reserves of its bauxite ore are sufficient to meet the worldwide demands for

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Fiji Papua New Guinea Mine Watch Page 14

Nov 24, 2015 · Watisoni Butabua Fiji Village. Five mining leases have been approved by government. Director of Mineral Resources Malakai Finau says out of the five, only two are currently operating at the moment and that is the Bua bauxite mine and the Vatukoula Gold mine. Finau says more than 1 million tonnes of bauxite have been exported so far for Nawailevu.

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Estimated 20 million tons of bauxite is waiting to be

The bauxite mining license in Nawailevu, Bua was awarded to Aurum Exploration Fiji Limited. Chairman of the Standing Committee on Natural Resources, Joeli Cawaki says a future generation fund of

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Fijian benefits from China firm''s bauxite mining

The Nawailevu landowners of Bua in Fiji will receive over $340,000 next year in relation to bauxite mining after receiving their first lump sum payment from a Chinese company earlier.

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Bauxite Mining – Who Gains? FIJI Labour Party

If that is so, then why is another (or is it the same company) investing in another mining venture? Is it really bauxite they are after or is it some other mineral or metal that is attracting them? Mr Cawaki made the following comments when hardselling the Asian company to the Nakalou villagers as reported in the Fiji Times of October 27.

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Bauxite Mining in Bua: Bauxite Mining in Vanua Levu

This Blog is a central collection point for information in regards to the Bauxite Mining in Vanua Levu. Over the coming weeks and years, we hope to collect and present information specifically on the extraction of Bauxite from Vanua Levu.

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Mining Act [Cap 146]

Mining Act [Cap 146] LAWS OF FIJI. Ed. 1978] CHAPTER 146. MINING _____ ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS _____ PART IGENERAL. SECTION 1. Short title. 2. Interpretation. 3. Reservation to the Crown of minerals. 4. Power to prohibit prospecting for specified minerals and to grant exclusive rights. 5.

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Fiji to Resume Bauxite Sales Next Month – Aluminium Insider

The Fijian government confirmed this week that it will resume bauxite ore exports next month. A stagnant market for the ore has frustrated efforts to sell for the past year. According to Apete Soro, acting director for mines at the Department of Mineral Resources, the firm of Aurum Exploration Fiji

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Bound for Chinese Shores, Fiji Ships First Load of Bauxite

"With the bauxite in Fiji, there is a consistent buyer that buys from XINFA Mining," he concluded. The government and Aurum Exploration Fiji Ltd. hopes this will be the first of many shipments. This is the fourth shipment since 2015, with sales of the ore netting FJ$52.2 million (US$25.6 million).

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Surface Lease issued to Xinfa Aurum Fiji

The issuance of a land lease by Government to Aurum Exploration(Fiji) Limited at Nawailevu Bua this morning signified the commencement of bauxite mining in Fiji. The Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources, Netani Sukanaivalu handed over the lease documents to Aurum''s executive director Simon Chen Bao in a ceremony that was witnessed by

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Negative impact of bauxite mining in bua fiji

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Mineral Resource Department

The Mineral Resources Department (MRD) is one of the two Departments administered through the portfolio of the Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources. It has statutory functions through the Mining Division that regulates the mineral sector which includes all minerals whether of high or low value.

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Chinese firm to start bauxite mining in Fiji

Fiji''s Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources Netani Sukanaivalu on Friday issued a land lease to a Chinese mining company to explore bauxite in Nawailevu in northern Bua province.

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Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources Mereseini Vuniwaqa has handed over lease documents for a new bauxite mining site in Lekutu, Bua, sick to XINFA Aurum Explorations (Fiji) Limited during her visit to the North yesterday.

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Bauxite Mining & Exploration Profile Prepared by Fiji Islands Trade & Investment Bureau Version Dated: November 2009 1 1.0 Introduction Bauxite is a mineral used in the manufacturing of aluminum. It is formed in weathered volcanic rocks and found in richly forested, humid, tropical climate.

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Fijian Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama Opens

Nov 11, 2011 · The people of Bua welcomed Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama to Nawailevu, the site of Fiji''s first bauxite mine yesterday. This investment, made by Xinfa Group of the People''s Republic

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Bauxite Mining in Bua: Bauxite Mining in Vanua Levu

Bauxite mining by Chinese firm in Fiji halted Bauxite Mining in Vanua Levu About Me. 86 This Blog is a central collection point for information in regards to the Bauxite Mining in Vanua Levu. Over the coming weeks and years, we hope to collect and present information specifically on the extraction of Bauxite from Vanua Levu.

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Bauxite mining in Guinea, Boké, a major mining town, Boké

Apr 26, 2017 · Operations at the bauxite mines have been disrupted and several rioters arrested. in Guinea says demosntrators tried to kidnap a senior general sent to help resolve the crisis. Bauxite, an

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Department of Mineral Resources Fiji Ministry of Lands

Recently in 2013, there were a number of sites identified to have been potential mining areas with Bauxite being a major find in the highlands of Vanua Levu. This has been described by Mineral Resources Department Acting Director Apete Soro, as a step forward for mining and for the people of Fiji as this signifies an advantage of bringing in

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Negative Impact Of The Bauxite Mining Industry

Bauxite mining, which is considered as surface mining, is land extensive, noisy and dusty. Mining pits are often interspersed within small rural communities, therefore requiring companies to reloe the people and or to monetarily compensate them. An increasing concern is the loss of habitat for Jamaica''s unique plant and animal species

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Mining Act [Cap 146]

Mining Act [Cap 146] LAWS OF FIJI. Ed. 1978] CHAPTER 146. MINING _____ ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS _____ PART IGENERAL. SECTION 1. Short title. 2. Interpretation. 3. Reservation to the Crown of minerals. 4. Power to prohibit prospecting for specified minerals and to grant exclusive rights. 5.

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Fijian benefits from China firm''s bauxite mining

The Nawailevu landowners of Bua in Fiji will receive over $340,000 next year in relation to bauxite mining after receiving their first lump sum payment from a Chinese company earlier.

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Mining in Fiji Dome Gold Mines

Home > About Fiji > Mining in Fiji. Mining in Fiji. Mining is an integral part of Fiji''s economy, with gold representing one of the country''s largest exports. Its major mining activities are focused on the production of gold, silver and cement.

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Fijian Government explores opportunities with China YouTube

Nov 17, 2011 · Opening of Fiji''s Bauxite mine, Nawailevu, Bua Govt collects $3m from ICT levy.

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Issues of Mineral Exploration and Mining in Fiji � m

mining. For the Bua Bauxite mining leases, the premium rental agreement is FJ$567,000 to be distributed amongst the five mataqali (Standing Committee on Natural Resources 2015: 22). An additional $275,000 was paid to mataqali Navakasiga as compensation for lost fishing rights (Standing Committee on Natural Resources 2015: 15).

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Negative impact of bauxite mining in bua fiji

Negative impact of bauxite mining in bua fiji Products. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any sizereduction requirements including, Negative impact of bauxite mining in bua fiji, quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.

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