Articles Tagged "afghanistan"

Afghan Iron Ore Deal Close

Iron – The Telegraph India reported that Afisco, the SAIL-led consortium that plans to mine iron ore at Hajigak in Afghanistan, is “on the verge of signing an agreement” to start the project, said C.S.Verma, chairman of the state-run steel behemoth.

INN VIDEO: The Opportunities and Challenges of Mining in Afghanistan

INN Senior Editor Andrew Topf spoke with Atiq Sediqi, senior advisor with the Afghanistan Ministry of Mines, at the recent PDAC conference. Sediqi touched on a number of aspects of mining and mineral exploration in Afghanistan, providing a summary of its geological potential and an update on the security situation.