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AngloGold Ashanti close to re

Aug 21 2017 0183 32 AngloGold Ashanti is close to a decision to re-open the Obuasi mine depending on the outcome of talks with the Ghanaian government to finalise an investment development agreement and obtain the requisite consents and approvals The full plans are to be presented next quarter subject to finalising the talks with government according to AngloGold Ashanti...

Gold companies in Ghana

Ghana s mining sector contributes to Ghana s GDP a lot It is estimated that about 37 of Ghana s export comes from the mining sector This means that the mining sector in Ghana is a lucrative business which has attracted companies from across the world There are more than 23 companies which together make the Gold business in Ghana a money maker...

Geometry and genesis of the giant Obuasi gold deposit Ghana

Galamsey panning and digging extremely gold-rich quartz veins cropping out at the surface Ayensu 1997 The Obuasi gold deposit also named the Ashanti mine is today the largest known economic concentration of gold mineralisation in the Paleoproterozoic West African craton...

Obuasi Gold Mine

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Chinese gold miners face many obstacles to doing business

May 18 2014 0183 32 A pickup sped through dense layers of tropical vegetation in Obuasi a gold-mining region two hours from Ghana s second-largest city Kumasi...

Major Mines Projects Obuasi Mine

Higher gold grades tend to be associated with finer grain arsenopyrite crystals Sulphide ore is generally refractory The mine is located within the Obuasi concession area in south-western Ghana along the north easterly-striking Ashanti volcanic belt The deposit is one of the most significant Proterozoic gold belts discovered to date...

President Akufo

The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has re-opened the Anglogold Ashanti gold mine in Obuasi which had been effectively closed since 2014 in fulfilment of a campaign pledge he made to the people of Obuasi on 15th July 2016 in the run-up to the 2016 general elections...

PDF Multistage mineralization of the giant Obuasi gold

Ghana is the largest producer of gold in West Africa a region with over 2 500 years of history with regards to gold production and trade Modern exploration for and mining of gold in Ghana dates...

Ore Mineralogy and Mineral Chemistry of the Ashanti Gold

The gold deposit of the Ashanti mine located at Obuasi in the central part of Ghana is a gold-quartz vein and sulfide disseminated type in the Birimian Group a Lower Proterozoic greenstone formation The deposit has many common geological and mineralogical fea-tures to the world wide mesothermal gold...

Grievance and conflict in Ghana s gold mining industry

Oct 01 2014 0183 32 The gold deposits at Obuasi are part of a prominent gold belt comprised of Proterozoic Birimian volcano-sedimentary and igneous formations which extend for a distance of approximately 300 km in a north-east/south-west orientation in Southwestern Ghana AngloGold Ashanti s operation in Obuasi is primarily underground although some surface...

Getting Obuasi mines working again

Feb 12 2017 0183 32 When AngloGold Ashanti suspended gold mining operations in Obuasi in 2016 it led to a loss of 5 700 jobs and the virtual collapse of the town as an economic entity Since the first gold was brought out of the shafts in 1897 Obuasi has become synonymous with gold mining which in turn has dictated economic activities in the town and its...

AngloGold Ashanti Ghana trains over 200 garages in Obuasi

Nov 03 2020 0183 32 As part of measures to diversify the economy of Obuasi mining giant AngloGold Ashanti Ghana Obuasi Mine has begun a two-week Technical Workshop on...

ABOUT US Obuasi Gold Mine

Obuasi Gold Mine operates a cluster of well-established gold mines within Africa and the Head Office being in Ghana characterized by efficient use of modern equipment low-cost large-scale processes and minimum reliance on third-party infrastructure Focusing on maximization of the potential of its existing producing assets the Company is well-positioned to capitalize on low-risk cost...

Payroll Officer at AngloGold Ashanti Ghana Limited

AngloGold Ashanti Ghana Limited is currently on a journey to redevelop the Obuasi Gold Mine into a modern efficient and long-term profitable operation The underground mining operation will be fully mechanized designed to produce up to an average maximum of 5 000 t/day of ore mined Read more about this company Payroll Officer Job Type...

Obuasi Gold Mine

Key Information Location Ashanti Region of South Ghana Deposit Gold Ore Project Status Production Reserves Measured Indicated Resources at 3405 Moz Quality 798 g/t Geology The mine is located on the Ashanti Volcanic Belt and the lithology is predominantly from the Biriman Supergroup They originate from the mid-oceanic arcs of volcanoes which formed a crust and collided with the West...

Obuasi Gold Mine Ghana

The Obuasi gold mine located 200km north-west of Accra in Ghana was the major asset of Ashanti Goldfields Company AGC established in London in 1897 AGC started underground mining in 1907 Lonrho purchased AGC in 1969 and the Ghanaian Government reduced its holding in 1994 leaving Lonrho now Lonmin with a 33 stake and corporate plus...

Extractivism and community development in Ghana Local

analyse the impact of gold mining on the development of Tarkwa and Obuasi in Ghana Whilst the mining of gold was expected to translate into social and transformation of these communities the results revealed that it has rather worsened living conditions especially for indigenous people who are not employed by the sector The instant...

AngloGold Ashanti Obuasi Mine Cautions

AngloGold Ashanti is the third-largest gold mining company in the world measured by production As of 31st December 2018 our portfolio of 14 operations in nine countries includes long life relatively low-cost operating assets with differing ore body types located in key gold-producing regions around the world...

Mining industry of Ghana

The Mining industry of Ghana accounts for 5 of the country s GDP and minerals make up 37 of total exports of which gold contributes over 90 of the total mineral exports Thus the main focus of Ghana s mining and minerals development industry remains focused on gold Ghana is Africa s largest gold producer producing 805 t in 2008...

HEALTH SAFETY AngloGold Ashanti

Mar 17 2021 0183 32 Rarely can a health initiative launched by a mining company have been as successful as the malaria control programme that AngloGold Ashanti AGA launched at Obuasi mine in Ghana 15 years ago The programme which is ongoing has drastically cut the incidence of malaria at the mine and in surrounding communities and the infection rate is...

Future of Obuasi AngloGold Ashanti

AngloGold Ashanti poured its first gold at the Obuasi Gold Mine in December signalling its successful redevelopment into a modern mechanised mining operation The mine has a clear investment framework and supportive environment created by the President of Ghana and...