We're ready for talks, says Newcrest

NEWCREST Mining said it was ready to resume talks with Papua New Guinea to develop the Wafi Golpu copper-gold project in Morobe Province, which comes in the wake of the government’s refusal to renew the special mining lease for Barrick Niugini’s Porgera gold mine.

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Sandeep Biswas

Newcrest had hoped to get development permits by last June, but the project was delayed after it became entangled in a dispute between PNG's national and provincial governments over any division of