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  • As Gold Surges, So Does Illegal Mining Tied to Crime and ...

    Aug 13, 2019 · While that's good news for mining companies, it's spurring a burst of illegal prospecting that has helped fuel drug trafficking and organized crime within some of the world's top gold ...

  • High Court holds Govt responsible for illegal quarrying ...

    Aug 02, 2019 · IMPHAL, Aug 1: The High Court of Manipur has come down heavily upon the State Government, ruling that if the Government has not granted prospecting license or quarrying concession, then the Government alone is responsible for the illegal extraction, quarrying, mi-ning and transportation of sand and stone in the State.

  • Illegal Mining Affecting Mahdia's Potable Water Supply ...

    The authorities responsible for surveillance against illegal mining in hinterland communities are being called upon to exercise stringent enforcement of the law. This follows a new report of a breach in the main water supply to Mahdia in Region Eight due to unlawful mining .

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  • Why the cobalt market needs Congo's "illegal ...

    Jul 12, 2019 · Cobalt is back in the headlines for all the wrong reasons. The death last month of 43 artisan miners at the Kamoto Copper Company KOV concession in the Democratic Republic of .

  • Organized crime and illegal gold mining in Latin America

    Jan 26, 2018 · Latin America is the region with the highest rates of illegal gold mining in the world. "States do not hold territorial control and are overwhelmed by criminal or illegal organizations. In addition, these countries have very serious corruption problems," says Pardo.

  • Crackdown on Illegal Mining Won't End Ecuador's Gold Rush

    "There is going to be mining in this country one way or another," he told the media in April. "Our decision is that there will be responsible mining and not illegal mining, which is effectively what damages the country." However, the national government may find that decision ultimately lies outside of their control. Top Image: AP Photo