Barrick slams Porgera SML rejection

BARRICK Niugini has said that the government’s decision not to extend its special mining lease at Porgera gold-silver mine in Enga Province was tantamount to nationalisation without due process and in violation of the government's legal obligations to Barrick Niugini.

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Mark Bristow

Prime Minister James Marape said at the weekend that the National Executive Council's decision to refuse the SML request from Barrick was based on recommendations from the Mining Advisory Committee.