colombia is the world's leading source of emeralds and illegal mining is commonplace. illegal mining especially of gold has grown due to colombia's aggressive counter narcotics policies which increase the risks associated with the drug economy.
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south africa's gold mines are now so deep they might as well be on another planet. south african gold mining especially has always been at the center of all political and other activities in
gold mining in colombia investing news network - october 2nd 2015 here’s a look at trident gold colombian mines and anglogold ashanti three companies that are exploring for gold in colombia.
this is a list of mining areas in colombia. the mineral industry of colombia is large and diverse; the country occupies the first place in mining areas per surface area in the world. in pre-columbian times mining of gold silver copper emeralds salt coal and other minerals was already widespread.
32 dead in colombia mine disaster. many mines in this andean nation are makeshift affairs with few or no safety procedures. at least 37 gold miners were killed when a hillside gave way and
gran colombia is focused on exploration expansion and modernization activities at its flagship high-grade segovia operations and continues to explore its multi-million ounce marmato project while it moves toward a major expansion of underground gold mining operations. gran colombia also has a 20% equity interest in sandspring resources ltd. a
‘there’s gold here’: residents sue county over historic mine. the mine owner says the mining claim goes back 158 years. critics say their masterplan from the mid-1970s zoned the area
illegal mining in colombia generates about $2.4 billion a year in illicit cash — three times more than its notorious cocaine industry. and like the drug trade the vast majority of illegal gold