Greek government approves Eldorado Gold to run gold-silver-lead-zinc mine

Eldorado Gold has received the go-ahead from the Greek government to operate its Olympias mining project for three years, the Canadian miner said in a statement on Wednesday September 13.

The breakthrough in talks between the two parties came after Eldorado Gold and Athens said they had to enter arbitration proceedings due to delays in issuing permits and licences to mine the gold-silver-lead-zinc project. “This is a positive step forward; however,...


Julian Luk

September 13, 2017

18:04 GMT