A brief introduction of Afghanistan gold reserves

2021-2-18  The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum finds the following gold reservoirs in Afghanistan. Wikador and Ragh gold mine in Badakhshan province, Chaab, Nuraba, Samti, Hisar and Anjir gold mines in Takhar province, Zarakshan gold mine in Ghazni province, the Hisarak gold mine in Logar province, the Kundulan gold mine in Zabul province and the Garazgan gold mine in Baghlan province.

Amid Afghanistan Negotiations, the Taliban Are

2020-9-22  In recent years, the Taliban have deliberately moved to secure control over regions of Afghanistan rich in mineral deposits, from lapis lazuli mines

Taliban Taxes Illegal Gold Mines In Northeastern

2020-8-24  Revenues from illegal gold mining are now seen as supplementing the Taliban’s income from lapis lazuli mines, which the group has exploited for years.

Afghanistan mineral and extractive industries news

2021-5-4  A brief introduction of Afghanistan gold reserves April 27 2014 Apart from widespread existence of precious and semi-precious stones in Afghanistan, the country is bestowed with prevalent gold reservoirs, which--- if properly excavated and utilized---

Afghanistan Ready to Re-Tender Huge Chinese

2021-1-27  Afghanistan has vast mineral deposits, including coal, copper and iron ore, talc, lithium and uranium, as well as gold, precious stones, oil and gas. Since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, the...

Taliban Ramp Up Mining In Southern Afghan Region

2019-5-20  Helmand a large arid province in southern Afghanistan, has sizeable deposits of gold, marble, lithium, and rare-earth minerals. LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan -- Lawmakers and locals in a southern Afghan...

Contracts signed for the exploration of major gold,

2018-10-6  Afghanistan’s acting finance minister Mohammad Humayoun Qayoumi and the minister of mines and petroleum Nargis Nehan had attended the signing ceremony. According to Centar Ltd., the exploration works in the two sites would begin next year, covering a 500 square kilometer area for the exploration of copper in Balkhab in North of Afghanistan.

Why is Afghanistan unable to extract its vast mineral

2019-5-28  Marble is one of Afghanistan’s many natural resources, which with investment in the mining sector could help to put the foreign aid-dependent country on the path to economic independence

As Gold Is Spirited Out of Afghanistan, Officials

2012-12-15  The officials are now puzzling over the origin of the gold — very little is mined in Afghanistan, although larger mines are planned — and why so much appears to be heading for Dubai.

Afghanistan gov't pushes for mineral development

The Badakhshan gold project, a gold-bearing quartz vein system, is situated in northern Afghanistan’s mountainss near the borders with Tajikistan, China and Pakistan. Extensive sampling and trenching were completed on parts of the property by Soviet and Afghan geologists in the sixties, outlining historical reserves of 38,700 oz. gold with an

Kandahar gold mine, Kandahar District, Kandahar,

Kandahar gold mine, Kandahar District, Kandahar, Afghanistan : Gold-bearing quartz veins, hosted in Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous carbonates and basic volcanic rocks. The deposit was mined in the past.

Afghanistan gold mine collapse in Badakhshan kills 30

2019-1-6  image caption Afghanistan has vast mineral wealth, including gold, but many mines are badly maintained (file photo) At least 30 people have been killed in the collapse of a gold mine in north

40 people killed in Afghan gold mine collapse CNN

2019-1-6  At least 40 people were killed when a gold mine collapsed Sunday in northern Afghanistan, authorities said. Ten other miners were injured in the incident, which happened as they searched for gold

Lithium could be gold mine for Afghanistan Futurity

Afghanistan has all sorts of valuable minerals, and if the accounts of lithium are true, it could be a tremendous boost for their economic future.” Cell phone batteries contain lithium.

Contracts signed for the exploration of major gold,

2018-10-6  Afghanistan’s acting finance minister Mohammad Humayoun Qayoumi and the minister of mines and petroleum Nargis Nehan had attended the signing ceremony. According to Centar Ltd., the exploration works in the two sites would begin next year, covering a 500 square kilometer area for the exploration of copper in Balkhab in North of Afghanistan.

A lost struggle to mine Afghan gold Financial Times

2020-5-24  Afghanistan, meanwhile, clearly had huge reserves of copper and iron ore, as well as gold and an array of rare metals. A Pentagon report at the time put a value of $1tn or more on this gigantic

Sar-i-Pul, Badakhshan mines conundrum remains

2021-4-6  Afghanistan Mines; Election Coverage The mining contracts of Balkhab copper reserve in Sar-i-Pul province and a gold mine in Badakhshan province have been twice signed and revoked in the past eight years and once delayed due to the conflict of interest. Minister Syed Saadat Mansour Naderi was considered to be shareholder of companies to

Taliban Ramp Up Mining In Southern Afghan Region

2019-5-20  Attaullah Afghan, head of the provincial council in Helmand, says the exploitation of existing mines and the excavation of new mines have accelerated to unprecedented levels in the restive region. He told Radio Free Afghanistan that the mining of gold, marble, lithium, and rare-earth minerals in Helmand’s southern districts of Deshu and

Why is Afghanistan unable to extract its vast mineral

2019-5-28  Rich in copper, lithium, talc, marble, gold, uranium and others, Afghanistan’s vast mineral wealth is estimated to exceed one trillion dollars. But according to data, every year the government

$1 Trillion Trove of Rare Minerals Revealed Under

2014-9-4  Afghanistan may hold 60 million tons of copper, 2.2 billion tons of iron ore, 1.4 million tons of rare earth elements such as lanthanum, cerium and neodymium, and lodes of aluminum, gold, silver

Kandahar gold mine, Kandahar District, Kandahar,

Kandahar gold mine, Kandahar District, Kandahar, Afghanistan : Gold-bearing quartz veins, hosted in Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous carbonates and basic volcanic rocks. The deposit was mined in the past.

(PDF) Minerals in Afghanistan : the potential for gold

Gold has been worked in Afghanistan for centuries from many areas including T akhar province in the north and from Ghazni, Zabul, and Kandahar provinces in the south-west of the country .

Contracts signed for the exploration of major gold,

2018-10-6  Afghanistan’s acting finance minister Mohammad Humayoun Qayoumi and the minister of mines and petroleum Nargis Nehan had attended the signing ceremony. According to Centar Ltd., the exploration works in the two sites would begin next year, covering a 500 square kilometer area for the exploration of copper in Balkhab in North of Afghanistan.

Why is Afghanistan unable to extract its vast mineral

2019-5-28  Rich in copper, lithium, talc, marble, gold, uranium and others, Afghanistan’s vast mineral wealth is estimated to exceed one trillion dollars. But according to data, every year the government

Sar-i-Pul, Badakhshan mines conundrum remains

2021-4-6  Afghanistan Mines; Election Coverage The mining contracts of Balkhab copper reserve in Sar-i-Pul province and a gold mine in Badakhshan province have been twice signed and revoked in the past eight years and once delayed due to the conflict of interest. Minister Syed Saadat Mansour Naderi was considered to be shareholder of companies to

Newmont Interested in Afghan Gold Mines, Minister

2010-9-29  Afghanistan expects to receive as much as $1.2 billion annually in revenue in five to seven years from iron ore, copper, gold, oil and gas deposits, rising to $3 billion to $3.5 billion after 10

Afghanistan gov't pushes for mineral development

The Badakhshan gold project, a gold-bearing quartz vein system, is situated in northern Afghanistan’s mountainss near the borders with Tajikistan, China and Pakistan. Extensive sampling and trenching were completed on parts of the property by Soviet and Afghan geologists in the sixties, outlining historical reserves of 38,700 oz. gold with an

As Gold Is Spirited Out of Afghanistan, Officials

2012-12-15  The officials are now puzzling over the origin of the gold — very little is mined in Afghanistan, although larger mines are planned — and why so much appears to be heading for Dubai.

The Story Behind China’s Long-Stalled Mine in

2017-1-7  MJAM also requested in 2013 that the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum re-negotiate the contractual terms, taking into account the points mentioned above and

Aliyevs’ Secret Mining Empire The Panama Papers

2016-4-4  Nacaf Mammadov, a supervisor of gold production, who has worked for the company since August 2012, said: “Production of the gold went very well. Our directors told us to produce, let’s say, 150 kilograms of gold a month. And we did it. We have seen them take (away the) gold with special security cars.” Despite this, workers were put on leave.