R/€ = 18.95 Change: 0.06
R/$ = 16.77 Change: 0.07
Au 1798.30 $/oz Change: -14.47
Pt 825.62 $/oz Change: -26.01
 
 
R/€ = 18.95 Change: 0.06
R/$ = 16.77 Change: 0.07
Au 1798.30 $/oz Change: -14.47
Pt 825.62 $/oz Change: -26.01
 
 
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Egypt approves first gold mining licence in more than a decade

13th February 2020 BY: Reuters

CAIRO – Egypt has approved a mining licence for Aton Resources Inc, the Canada-based gold miner said on Thursday, the first such award since the country's main gold producer Centamin secured a licence more than a decade ago.

Centamin received its mining licence in 2005, according to its website.

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Egypt passed a new mining law last year in a push to encourage more exploration and mineral production. 

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