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Bauxite Mining in Bua

Jun 16, 2011  Jan 10 09:22 am. Bauxite mining at Nawailevu in Bua is expected to start by March according to the Ministry of Lands and Mineral Resources. Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama designated to the Land Bank the first parcel of native land earmarked for bauxite mining

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KRISHANT SALVENDRA PRASAD S11158400 CRWP Sereana Baleilevuka vaka BAUXITE MINING IN BUA, FIJI The Bauxite mining is located in Nawailevu, Bua in Fiji. It began in 2011. Bauxite mining simply is extracting mineral from the land. It is one of the contributor to the gross domestic product of the nation. Many job opportunities for the locals have been created in Bua.

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MINISTER FOR LANDS VISITS BAUXITE MINE IN NAWAILEVU, BUA

Jun 11, 2014  minister for lands visits bauxite mine in nawailevu, bua 06/11/2014 The Hon. Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources, Mereseini Vuniwaqa has handed over lease documents for a new bauxite mining site in Lekutu, Bua to XINFA Aurum Explorations

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Bauxite Mining in Bua: COMMENTS ON THE NAWAILEVU BAUXITE ...

Jun 16, 2011  COMMENTS ON THE NAWAILEVU BAUXITE MINE EIA. These comments are given in response to the public feedback on the above as required by. statute, and in the interests of responsible and sustainable mining practices in Fiji. It is based. on a cursory appraisal of the EIA document at the Department of Environment on. 13/05/2010.

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Nawailevu bauxite mine site ceases operation – FBC News

Mar 11, 2018  Akosita Talei. March 11, 2018 5:45 pm. The Nawailevu bauxite mine in Bua has ceased operations and is undergoing progressive rehabilitation program on the site. This has been confirmed by Minister for Mineral Resources Faiyaz Koya adding this is one of the conditions listed in the mining lease prior to the closure of a mine. Koya says the ...

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Fiji chief says bauxite mining hurting environment RNZ

Dec 14, 2015  The Chinese company Aurum Exploration Limited recently completed mining at a site in Nawailevu, in the Bua province, and has commenced mining at two others sites in Fiji. Bua chief Adi Filomena Tagivetaua was part of a team that undertook a survey in Nawailevu village in 2012 and says the Nawailevu Mining Project was a disaster.

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Bauxite Mining in Bua: COMMENTS ON THE NAWAILEVU

Jun 16, 2011  COMMENTS ON THE NAWAILEVU BAUXITE MINE EIA. These comments are given in response to the public feedback on the above as required by. statute, and in the interests of responsible and sustainable mining practices in Fiji. It is based. on a cursory appraisal of the EIA document at the Department of Environment on. 13/05/2010.

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Estimated 20 million tons of bauxite is waiting to be ...

Apr 22, 2018  The bauxite mining license in Nawailevu, Bua was awarded to Aurum Exploration Fiji Limited. Chairman of the Standing Committee on Natural Resources, Joeli Cawaki says a future generation fund of ...

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The Fiji Times » Mining slows down

Dec 05, 2018  “For the first mining lease in Nawailevu, Bua (SML 59) it is divided into two separate mining areas, namely Nawailevu North and Nawailevu South.

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Truth Four and a Half: FIJI - Bauxite Mine in Bua - Vanua Levu

Nov 08, 2011  Bauxite mining starts in Nawailevu, Bua, from today and huge benefits are expected for the people of the Bua province and the country’s economy as a whole. As Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama gets ready to open the Aurum Exploration Mine in Bua, deputy secretary for Lands Pene Baleinabuli said the Chinese company has already paid ...

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Revenue From Fiji Bauxite Mine Tops $24 Million Pacific ...

Jun 06, 2017  23 shipments from Bua over last six years. By Luke Rawalai. SUVA, Fiji (Fiji Times, June 7, 2017) – Fiji has earned a total revenue of $50.6 million [US$24.3 million] since bauxite mining began in Nawailevu, Bua six years ago.

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Fijian benefits from China firm's bauxite mining ...

Oct 12, 2012  The Nawailevu landowners of Bua in Fiji will receive over $340,000 next year in relation to bauxite mining after receiving their first lump sum payment from a Chinese company earlier.

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Bauxite Mining – Who Gains? FIJI Labour Party

Oct 29, 2015  It was revealed in the Standing Committee on Natural Resources that the government and the landowning units of Nawailevu received just $1.23m over a two year period from the mining company which made $40m over the same period. The company grabbed the lion’s share of the proceeds ($38m). We ask again: 1.

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Financial Literacy workshop For Landowners in Nawailevu, Bua

Financial Literacy workshop For Landowners in Nawailevu, Bua. The villagers of Nawailevu, Bua were very fortunate to attend a “Financial Literacy Workshop” organized by the Ministry in partnership with the Reserve Bank of Fiji; engaging five financial institution such as Unit Trust of Fiji, Life Insurance Cooperation, Bank of The South Pacific, Westpac Bank and the Fiji National Provident ...

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Bauxite mine generates income for many in Fiji - MINING.COM

Jan 15, 2012  Bauxite mine generates income for many in Fiji. APART from being an employment provider for most people in the Northern Division, the bauxite mine in Bua

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Negative impact of bauxite mining in bua fiji

Negative impact of bauxite mining in bua fiji Products. As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any size-reduction requirements including, Negative impact of bauxite mining in bua fiji, quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.

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Fiji ministry claims full transperancy in FPIC for bauxite ...

In response to the recent furore created by Bua Urban Youth over the non-obtainment of Free Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) from the landowners of Fiji's Bua Province, before any bauxite mining process, Malakai Nalawa, Ministry of Land's deputy secretary said, bauxite has been mined only at Naibulu and Nawailevu, and chiefs from both areas have given their full consent for the project.

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s11127309_critical reflective writing.docx - UU204 ...

However it will reflect on how the people of Nawailevu react to the current and future impact. Finally, the proposal made that will benefit the local community of Nawailevu in Bua. Mining is a fundamental part of the Fijis economy, with its land mineral is one of the county's biggest exports (mines, 2001). One of the fourteen provinces in Fiji ...

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Lands Minister tours bauxite mine site Mai Life Magazine

Nov 07, 2014  Mr Dagaga said the mining project in Nawailevu has been more successful than predicted with 1.2million tonnes of bauxite shipped to China over the past three years. Lands Minister Mere Vuniwaqa (fifth from left) at the bauxite mine site at Nawailevu, Bua. Photo be DINFO NEWS. “We started mining here in 2011 and we didn’t think it would take ...

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What will mining companies bring? - FIJI SUN

Nov 19, 2010  The licence for exploration was granted to Chinese based company Aurum. Exploration began in 2001 in Nawailevu, Bua. Bauxites are a sedimentary rock formed by weathered volcanic rocks. The material is mainly extracted by open-cast mining, which has a variable and highly site-specific effect on the local environment.

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Bauxite Mining in Bua: COMMENTS ON THE NAWAILEVU

Jun 16, 2011  COMMENTS ON THE NAWAILEVU BAUXITE MINE EIA. These comments are given in response to the public feedback on the above as required by. statute, and in the interests of responsible and sustainable mining practices in Fiji. It is based. on a cursory appraisal of the EIA document at the Department of Environment on. 13/05/2010.

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Fijian Government - Surface Lease issued to Xinfa Aurum

Feb 25, 2011  The issuance of a land lease by Government to Aurum Exploration(Fiji) Limited at Nawailevu Bua this morning signified the commencement of bauxite mining in Fiji. The Minister for Lands and Mineral Resources, Netani Sukanaivalu handed over the lease documents to Aurum's executive director Simon Chen Bao in a ceremony that was witnessed by ...

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Fijian Government - DEEP SEA MINING EXPLORATION INTEREST ...

Jul 18, 2012  Nasara said that Fiji’s mining industry is growing and the actual mining works are currently being done in “Vatukoula, Nawailevu in Bua, Wainavesi Mine in Tailevu and the Magnetize Sand Mining in the Ba delta.” “For any mining development there is always the consideration for both the investors and the landowners”.

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Bauxite mining in Bua brings in $20M

Jun 08, 2012  The Reserve Bank of Fiji has stated that the expansion in the mining and quarrying sector is based on the commencement of bauxite mining in Nawailevu, Bua, and gold mining

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The Fiji Times » Mining slows down

Dec 05, 2018  “For the first mining lease in Nawailevu, Bua (SML 59) it is divided into two separate mining areas, namely Nawailevu North and Nawailevu South.

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Fijian benefits from China firm's bauxite mining ...

Oct 12, 2012  The Nawailevu landowners of Bua in Fiji will receive over $340,000 next year in relation to bauxite mining after receiving their first lump sum payment from a Chinese company earlier.

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Revenue From Fiji Bauxite Mine Tops $24 Million Pacific ...

Jun 06, 2017  23 shipments from Bua over last six years. By Luke Rawalai. SUVA, Fiji (Fiji Times, June 7, 2017) – Fiji has earned a total revenue of $50.6 million [US$24.3 million] since bauxite mining began in Nawailevu, Bua six years ago.

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Truth Four and a Half: FIJI - Bauxite Mine in Bua - Vanua Levu

Nov 08, 2011  Bauxite mining starts in Nawailevu, Bua, from today and huge benefits are expected for the people of the Bua province and the country’s economy as a whole. As Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama gets ready to open the Aurum Exploration Mine in Bua, deputy secretary for Lands Pene Baleinabuli said the Chinese company has already paid ...

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(PDF) Mining and community resistance in post-coup Fiji

2011, Fiji opened its second operating mine in Nawailevu, Bua, a bauxite mine . ... mine in Bua. The four other mining leases were to Asia Pacific Resources, Amex .

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Babasiga: Mining in Fiji and the ecology

Nov 19, 2010  The licence for exploration was granted to Chinese based company Aurum. Exploration began in 2001 in Nawailevu, Bua. Bauxites are a sedimentary rock formed by weathered volcanic rocks. The material is mainly extracted by open-cast mining, which has a variable and highly site-specific effect on the local environment.

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Bauxite Mining – Who Gains? FIJI Labour Party

Oct 29, 2015  It was revealed in the Standing Committee on Natural Resources that the government and the landowning units of Nawailevu received just $1.23m over a two year period from the mining company which made $40m over the same period. The company grabbed the lion’s share of the proceeds ($38m). We ask again: 1.

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Fiji chief warns of mining impacts RNZ

Dec 14, 2015  Bua chief Filomena Tagivetaua made the comments while launching Oxfam's guide to Free, Prior and Informed Consent in Suva this week. The Chinese company Aurum Exploration Limited recently completed mining at a site in Nawailevu, which produced almost 1 million tonnes of bauxite and has commenced mining at two others sites.

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Babasiga: Is mining better than forests?

Jun 09, 2010  PDF] PROPOSED TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR BAUXITE MINING PROJECT, NAWAILEVU, BUAFile Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View Aurum Exploration (Fiji) Ltd a subsidiary of Xinfa Huaya Alumina Co Ltd has identified a significant bauxite resource near Nawailevu, Bua which it proposes ...

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Nawailevu bauxite mine Papua New Guinea Mine Watch

Jun 29, 2018  Bua chief Ra Makutu Nagagavoka said the process that Mr Dagaga talked about – especially the inclusion of a sediment pond – was not carried out during the mining in Nawailevu, Bua. Ra Makutu said part of the concern was on why this processes were not carried out in Bua and only when they moved to other areas for excavation.

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