Latest News for: New offshore mining


Chile president Piñera faces impeachment after Pandora papers leak

The Observer 13 Oct 2021
... in the sale of a mining company, after new details about the deal were revealed in the Pandora papers ... The Pandora papers – the biggest trove of leaked offshore data in history – revealed new details of the controversial mining deal.Quick GuideWhat are the Pandora papers?.

New Zealand supreme court blocks seabed mining consent

The Guardian 01 Oct 2021
how the deep sea is key to fighting pandemics A New Zealand offshore mining company has lost its supreme court bid to overturn a decision preventing it from mining millions of ...

Chinese regulators are serious about banning crypto this time

Live Mint 26 Sep 2021
24 said crypto transactions in China are banned and they will root out mining of digital assets. Almost immediately, the popular offshore exchange Huobi stopped allowing new users to register with a mainland China phone number and in a statement Sunday said it would “gradually retire existing mainland China user accounts" by Dec.

Election 2021: Where the parties stand

North Shore News 17 Aug 2021
Luxury tax on new cars and private aircraft worth at least $100,000 ... •Pay up to 50% of the salary of new hires for six months following the end of CEWS ... •No new pipelines, or coal, oil or gas drilling or mining, including offshore wells, will be approved ... •$470 million for new apprenticeship program.

Deep-sea mining: Is it an environmental curse or could it save us?

Phys Dot Org 12 Aug 2021
Potato-sized clumps of metal at the bottom of the deepest oceans might aid our fight against climate change, but mining these could also damage a world we know very little about ... Mining ... It has extensive experience in areas such as dredging and offshore construction, and is now diversifying into deep-sea mining ... New species ... Deep-sea mining.

‘Dangerous’: Scientists Say Gates and Bezos-Backed Mining Venture Could Threaten Arctic Ecosystem

Yahoo Daily News 11 Aug 2021
A phalanx of billionaires are backing a new mining initiative in Greenland, in what they hope will boost access to minerals used to manufacture electric cars ... Authorities reportedly plan to ban uranium mining in the country, and have stopped issuing new licenses for offshore oil exploration.

BTC Price Gains 2.4% to $33,728 – How to Buy Bitcoin Weekend Bulls

Inside Bitcoins 10 Jul 2021
The BTC mining hashrate is almost at 100 THs. This hashrate will also show more signs of recovery after miners migrating from China establish new mining sites in offshore locations. The crackdown of bitcoin mining in China seems to be dying down after many mining firms closed operations and are now establishing a base in offshore locations.

'Where did this man get all this kind of wisdom?'

The Manila Times 03 Jul 2021
Then Harvard opened the door to global finance, starting with Sumitomo Investment Bank in New York and eventually leading to Bayantel in the 1990s, BDO after Malacañang, and most recently, the Apollo offshore mining venture.

NJ awards 2 more offshore wind projects, tripling capacity

Bowling Green Daily News 30 Jun 2021
“Expanding New ... “New Jersey has been sitting on a gold mine of offshore wind that has been untapped off the Shore and today’s announcement will expand the number of companies that will construct offshore wind turbines,” said Doug O’Malley, director of Environment New Jersey.

Australia rejects proposal to build green hub

Shenzhen Daily 22 Jun 2021
While scrutiny of mining and energy projects ... “The same government approved the Carmichael coal mine” despite opposition from activists who feared local ecosystem destruction, said BloombergNEF Australia Analyst Will Edmonds, referring to a controversial new mine approved in 2019.

Coal-loving Australia rejects green hub on environment risks

Mining Dot Com 21 Jun 2021
While scrutiny of mining and energy ... “The same government approved the Carmichael coal mine” despite opposition from activists who feared local ecosystem destruction, said BloombergNEF Australia Analyst Will Edmonds, referring to a controversial new mine approved in 2019.

BOEM to get Corps support on offshore wind permitting

Renewables Now 15 Jun 2021
According to an announcement by Virginia governor Ralph Northam, the new federal permitting initiative was developed in partnership with Old Dominion University and facilitated by the state’s Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy. It will be key to ensuring new offshore wind leases are approved in a timely manner, says the statement.

Foreign mining firms warm-up to investing in PH

Manila Bulletin 13 Jun 2021
Several offshore mining companies from Switzerland, Australia, Japan, and other countries have expressed interest to invest in the Philippines following President Duterte’s lifting of the country’s nine year ban on new mining projects ... Duterte issued Executive Order (EO) 130 officially ending d the country’s nine-year ban on new mining projects.

Ericsson launches new platform for private 5G networks

Telecom Paper 01 Jun 2021
Able to support standalone 5G, the new system ...

Group backs ban on coastal mining

The Manila Times 30 May 2021
In a statement, OMCP said since it is relatively a new mining concept, only those with the expertise and proper technology should be allowed to undertake mining operations in offshore areas, not in shorelines ... has been approved and fully permitted to do offshore large-scale mining operations to mine magnetite iron deposits off Cagayan.