Newmont's $4.8 Billion Peru Gold and Copper Project Under Review

Industry News 10:26:14AM Feb 28, 2012 Source:SMM

Feb. 28 (Bloomberg) –Newmont Mining Corp (NEM)'s $4.8 billion Minas Conga gold and copper project is under a 40-day review by consultants from Spain and Portugal, Peru's Environmental Minister Manuel Pulgar said today.

The review, which began today, will help ongoing talks with protesters who oppose the mine by better explaining the project, Pulgar told reporters in Lima.

 

Newmont's $4.8 Billion Peru Gold and Copper Project Under Review

Industry News 10:26:14AM Feb 28, 2012 Source:SMM

Feb. 28 (Bloomberg) –Newmont Mining Corp (NEM)'s $4.8 billion Minas Conga gold and copper project is under a 40-day review by consultants from Spain and Portugal, Peru's Environmental Minister Manuel Pulgar said today.

The review, which began today, will help ongoing talks with protesters who oppose the mine by better explaining the project, Pulgar told reporters in Lima.