Aurania withdraws staff from Lost Cities copper-gold project in Ecuador

Aurania Resources is pulling its staff from its copper and precious metals projects in Ecuador while the country enters lockdown mode in an effort to tackle the 2019-nCoV coronavirus pandemic.

The company's flagship asset, the Lost Cities copper-gold project, is located in Cordillera de Cutucu in southeastern Ecuador.
All employees have returned to their homes except for two field teams that were exploring very remote areas and are scheduled to leave during the course of Wednesday March 18. 

Ecuador has imposed an international travel ban due to the coronavirus although it does not apply...


Andrea Hotter

March 18, 2020

18:27 GMT

New York