Kyrgyzstan: government to revise Kumtor agreement

The government of Kyrgyzstan wants to revise a strategic agreement with the Canadian company Centerra Gold Inc. on cooperation on Kumtor project, the Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziyev announced at a meeting of the Parliament. According to him, the current government is not satisfied with the terms of the agreement signed by the ex-Prime…

Russia: Chukotka gold and silver output down in January-October 2018

In January-October Chukotka Autonomous District yielded 20998 kg of gold, down by 4% YoY.

Ore gold accounted for 18424 kg, down by 6%.

Alluvial gold output totaled 2573 kg, up by 11%.

Silver extraction dropped by 12%, to 96.6 tons. (Ukrainian metal)