Ramu nickel-cobalt mine to shut down during pollution investigation

The Ramu nickel-cobalt project in northeast Papua New Guinea is to close imminently pending an environmental investigation, the region’s minister for mining Johnson Tuke confirmed on Wednesday October 23.

The Ramu nickel-cobalt project in northeastern Papua-New Guinea will close imminently pending an environmental investigation, the region’s minister for mining, Johnson Tuke, confirmed on Wednesday October 23. The closure comes after it was discovered by regional authorities on August 30 that the...

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Amy Hinton

October 23, 2019

13:42 GMT

London