Ukraine: salary for July 2020 not paid at DPR mines

Some mines in the so-called Donetsk People’s Republic, a terrorist organization created and supported by Russia, do not pay wages. For example, Torezantrazit and Makeyevkaugol still owe wages for July. Even the “head of DPR” Denis Pushilin has acknowledged it during his direct line with the Donbass people. According to him, the situation with miners’…


Ukraine: cave-in occurs at mine in occupied Donbass

In Torez, Donetsk region, controlled by the so-called Donetsk People’s Republic, a terrorist organization created and supported by Russia, a serious accident has happened at the Progress mine. There was a cave-in, resulting in the death of a miner. Locals thought something happened at the nearby Zarya mine, where a strike had begun earlier. (Ukrainian…

Ukraine: 2 mines cave-in in occupied Donbass

On June 7, rock caved-in at two mines in the so-called Donetsk People’s Republic, a terrorist organization created and supported by Russia. One person perished and another sustained injuries. One of the accidents happened at the Kholodnaya balka mine of the state enterprise Makeyevugol, while another at the Komsomolets Donbassa mine in the town of…

Ukraine: occupants flood two mines in Lugansk region

The occupational administration of Russia has liquidated two mines – Novopavlovskaya and Miusinskaya – by way of flooding. “These mines were situated in the town of Khrustalniy (previously called Krasniy Luch). Until 2014 they were a part of the state enterprise Donbassantrazit”, the Verkhovanay Rada human rights ombudsman in Donetsk and Lugansk regions Pavel Lysyanskiy…

Georgia: miners striking in Tkibuli

About 200 miners have been on strike in Tkibuli, western Georgia since March 13, demanding better working conditions and the pay for missed days. “We refuse to work in the mine, as the conditions are incompatible with our health and lives,” say the miners. Miners said that five of them were poisoned by gas that…

Kazakhstan: mining industry in focus at London roadshow

British Expertise International hosted the Mining in Kazakhstan: Roadshow London 2020 to discuss the recent reforms in the country’s mining legislation, as well as to present attractive projects to potential foreign investors. The roadshow was organized by the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK jointly with British Expertise International. The event’s speakers were Kazakhstan’s Vice-Minister…