The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Group (Vinacomin) was right to invest in power production. To date, Vinacomin has had five thermal power plants with total capacity of 1,550MW operating effectively, contributing more than five percent of the country’s total power output. It is...
The Viet Nam National Coal and Mineral Industries Holding Corporation (Vinacomin) has gained VND1.5 trillion (US$71.4 million) from the completion of its divestment of five companies in its non-core businesses.
On 29 August, 2014, Vinacomin held a monthly meeting to sum up partially production and business activities in August and deploy tasks in September 2014. Mr. Le Minh Chuan - Board chairman of Vinacomin chaired the meeting.
On August 26, 2014, at the Ammonium nitrate Plant in Thai Tho industrial cluster,Thai Thuy district, Thai Binh Province, leaders of MICCO Thai Binh - a subsidiary of MICCO corporation has worked with Thai Binh Provincial People's Committee on progress of test running of ammonium nitrate plant. Mr....
Through consistent investment in environmental protection with a large scale wastewater treatment system and clean power operation zones, Mao Khe Thermal Power Company has distinguished itself through its commitment to environmentally-friendly practices.
A 25-year-old female truck driver died when her vehicle flipped over near Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile, making her the first woman killed while employed in the industry, owner Antofagasta Minerals (LON:ANTO) said.
The Indonesian Parliament has passed a long-awaited law to tap the power of scores of volcanoes possessed the country for producing geothermal energy.
Due to its tremendous influence on the socio-economic life, the evaluation of the effectiveness of the mining sector is not only based on the contribution to the economic development, but also involves the negative impacts on the social life. In Vietnam, the mining industry is a key economic sector, accounting for a large proportion of GDP, and is also one of the industries that cause the most adverse impact on the environment and society.