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The race for bauxite – China''s depleting resources add ...

2014-2-5 · The race for bauxite – China''s depleting resources add fuel to the fire. 05 Feb 2014. Reserves of bauxite in China are depleting rapidly, opening up a massive new hunt for resources. Dr Nicola Davies finds out how other countries are throwing their hats into the ring. Geologist Dr György Komlóssy of Budapest, Hungary, says, "The ...

Mining operation allegedly owes millions in taxes and ...

2021-11-10 · Bauxite mining on Rennell Island has been controversial since it first began, with landowners and some officials estimating that since 2014 up to 50% of the bauxite-rich soil in West Rennell has ...

China pollution caused by graphite mining for smartphone ...

2016-10-2 · China''s dominance in the graphite industry is in part because of price. While the mineral can be found elsewhere, the low cost of Chinese graphite discourages companies elsewhere from opening mines.

8. China''s Mining Footprint in Africa

China''s intentions in Africa on the mineral extraction front, could not have been madeclearer after China announced a US$5 billion loan to the DRC for infrastructuredevelopment in September 2007, following up with the signing of another US$3,8 billion …

Vietnam''s economists raise concerns about China''s ...

2014-7-4 · Vietnamese economists expressed concerns about the country''s heavy economic dependence on China and alleged that certain groups and individuals have unduly benefited from Chinese-invested projects during a workshop held …

Vietnam to review Chinese bauxite mining projects | …

2009-4-27 · Vietnam to review Chinese bauxite mining projects Mohit Joshi 27 April 2009 Hanoi - Vietnam will review the environmental and economic impact of controversial Chinese-backed bauxite mining projects in the country''s Central Highlands, Vietnamese press reported Monday.

Bauxite Mining in Vietnam''s Central Highlands: An Arena ...

In the mining industry, since 2006, a joint venture has been formed by Vietnamese company VINACOMIN with Chinese company CHALCO to explore bauxite for aluminum processing in Central Highlands ...

Chinese Investment in Bauxite Mining in Ghana Has Led to …

2020-1-28 · The $2 billion bauxite deal with China is part of a much bigger $19 billion loan agreement between Accra and Beijing. In turn, in December 2019, the IMF forecasted Ghana''s debt would reach 63 ...

Vietnam Greens Raise Bauxite-Mine Debate as Congress …

2011-1-18 · Plans to mine the remote highlands for bauxite were first broached by the former Soviet Union, but the project was eventually dismissed due to environmental concerns. But in 2006, China signed a framework agreement with Vietnam for the state-owned mining company Aluminum Corp. of China to extract bauxite and refine aluminum at two plants in the ...

A global-scale data set of mining areas | Scientific Data

2020-9-8 · The result is a global-scale data set consisting of 21,060 polygons that add up to 57,277 km2. The polygons cover all mining above-ground features that could be …

Vietnam''s planned bauxite mines come under further …

HANOI - About 1,000 Vietnamese Catholics held a candlelight prayer vigil Saturday night to protest a bauxite mining project and against government plans for construction on land claimed by the church. The vigil lasted nearly 30 minutes and took place on church property in a courtyard after evening mass.

Vietnam Risk: Bauxite Mines, China, and Social Impact

2009-8-7 · The Vietnamese government hopes to increase that percentage with a number of new bauxite mine projects in the Central Highlands. Estimates put the country''s bauxite reserves at 5.5 billion tonnes - a major draw for the world''s mining giants.

''They failed us'': how mining and logging devastated a ...

2021-5-30 · The carrier, hired by mining company Bintan Mining Solomon Islands, had been attempting to load bauxite from a nearby mine on the island. It spilled 300 tonnes of oil into the pristine bay.

Bauxite Mining in Vietnam''s Central Highlands: An Arena ...

2012-8-22 · Abstract: This paper examines the status of contemporary civil society in Vietnam from a process-oriented perspective. It considers civil society in light of its actions and processes rather than by its political and structural affiliations. The analysis takes as a case study the bauxite mines in the Central Highlands. The Chinese-Vietnamese joint venture between two …

Risks of Guinea coup to Chinese projects manageable ...

2021-9-6 · A coup in Guinea will test China''s ability to protect its overseas interests, Chinese analysts said on Monday, as the world''s second largest economy pours increasing amounts of resources into ...

DEVELOPMENT-VIETNAM: Govt Bauxite Plan Stirs Public ...

2009-5-29 · DEVELOPMENT-VIETNAM: Govt Bauxite Plan Stirs Public Worries. by Tran Dinh Thanh Lam* - Newsmekong/IPS ( ho chi minh city) Friday, May 29, 2009. Inter Press Service. While investors and their opponents argue the pros and cons of an ambitious plan to mine bauxite deposits in Vietnam''s Central Highlands region, life for the tea and coffee ...

In Vietnam, New Fears of a Chinese ''Invasion''

2009-4-16 · Strip mining is efficient, but scars the land and bauxite processing releases a toxic red sludge that can seep into water supplies if not adequately …

(PDF) Bauxite developments in Vietnam : Opportunities …

2021-12-23 · The Vietnamese Bauxite Mining Controversy: the Emergence of a New Oppositional Politics. Doctor of Philosphy in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley. 2013.

Vietnam''s Relations with China: A Delicate Balancing Act ...

2011-8-1 · Strains in Sino-Vietnamese relations emerged in 2009 when China presented a claim to 80 percent of the South China Sea (East Sea) to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. This put Vietnam in the awkward …

World Mining Data

2019-5-7 · 10 World Mining Data 2019 2 Definitions Mineral raw materials are mineral constituents of the earth''s crust which are of economic value. In the most comprehensive sense this includes the so-called "mine output" as well as the output from processing at or near the mines (for instance, the up-grading of ores to concentrates).

In Vietnam, New Fears of a Chinese ''Invasion''

(PDF) Bauxite developments in Vietnam : Opportunities and Challenges

chinese bauxite mining on vietnamese land

2021-1-14 · chinese bauxite mining on vietnamese land. Bauxite mining in Vietnam - Wikipedia. Vinacomin, a Vietnamese mining company, has laid out a plan for 6 bauxite mining projects covering over 1800 square kilometers in Vietnam''s mountainous Central Highlands. The first two processing plants for the plan have been contracted to Chalco, a Chinese mining ...

Bauxite in Malaysia: The environmental cost of mining ...

2016-1-19 · Bauxite mining has become a controversial political issue in Malaysia. As the government implements a temporary ban on extracting the aluminium ore, BBC South-East Asia correspondent Jonathan Head ...

Vietnamese war hero urges re-think of bauxite plans | …

2009-5-7 · The bauxite project in Vietnam''s Central Highlands has attracted widespread criticism over the possibility of serious environmental damage and suspicion over Chinese involvement. Many Vietnamese ...

Guyana''s bauxite is the best in the world – Department of ...

2020-2-21 · Guyana''s bauxite is being hailed as being of the highest quality in the world. The assertion came from President and CEO Bill Rice whose company, First Bauxite LLC, on Thursday launched its Bonasika Bauxite Project. Rice explained that the mining company produces high grade, non-metallurgical (low impurity) bauxite with raw ore alumina ...

How Vietnam is leveraging anti-China sentiments online ...

2020-10-19 · How Vietnam is leveraging anti-China sentiments online. 19 Oct 2020. In this era of blossoming social media, anti-China sentiments have morphed and manifested online, compelling Vietnamese authorities to keep close tabs on it. ISEAS academic Dien Nguyen An Luong examines how the Vietnamese authorities have increasingly looked to social media to ...

Vietnam bauxite plan opens pit of concern

Vietnam bauxite plan opens pit of concern Published by MAC on 2009-04-06 Duy Hoang. One of Vietnam''s most verdant regions faces severe ecological damage if the government moves ahead with its multi-billion dollar plans to mine and process bauxite.