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3 Oct 2012 - 08:43 by Local Press Report
BISHKEK (CBS Money Watch) — Several hundred people are rallying in the capital of Kyrgyzstan in protest at a major gold miner that has been the source of a series of toxic spills in past years, including a cyanide spill into
11 May 2012 - 11:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
lusaKa, Zambia — Residents of the Lumwana area in northwestern Zambia’s Solwezi district are demanding that Barrick Gold Corp.
1 Nov 2010 - 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Canada, MONTREAL — Canadian engineering firm SNC-Lavalin won a $450 million USD contract to develop a significant section of Libya's giant water transfer system.
The company won the contract from Libya's
23 Aug 2010 - 14:47 by Local Press Report
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA (Al Bawaba) — A consortium comprising Saudi Tabreed and Canada's SNC Lavalin signed a contract with Rayadah investment company to design and build a district cooling services for the air-conditioning systems at t
16 Jun 2010 - 16:02 by Local Press Report
GUATEMALA, VANCOUVER, BC (Goldcorp Inc.) — Mining company Goldcorp refuted claims by the InterAmerican Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), which had asked the government to suspend operation of the firm's Marlin mine in San Miguel Ixtahuacan
6 Jan 2010 - 13:06 by Local Press Report
TEGUCIGALPA (The Guardian (United Kingdom)) — Honduran authorities are investigating claims by residents and non-governmental organizations that mining corporation Goldcorp 's operations have contaminated land and water in the Stria valley.
12 Oct 2009 - 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania — T anzania's National Parliament is set to resume its sessions in the last week of October with a report on Barrick Gold's alleged massive pollution of the Tigithe River.
7 Oct 2009 - 16:02 by Local Press Report
BELIZE, TORONTO (Probe International) — Canada-based watchdog group Probe International called on Stanley Marshall, president and CEO of Newfoundland power company Fortis Inc., to take accountability for contamination of the Macal and Bel
25 Aug 2008 - 14:47 by Local Press Report
Algeria, MONTREAL (The Globe and Mail (Canada)) — Twelve Algerian employees of Quebec-based SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. were killed and 15 others injured when their bus was hit in a car bomb explosion in Bouira, 90 kilometers from Algiers.