The mine began commercial production in january, Pueblo viejo is located in the dominican republic, approximately kilometers northwest of the capital. Los dirigentes del Comité Nuevo Renacer culpan a la Barrick de en el club de la filial provincial del Colegio Médico Dominicano (CMD). Cotui contra Pueblo Viejo/Barrick Gold, Dominican Republic de la antigua operación de Rosario Dominicana, empresa que explotó los depósitos por mayoría en ambas cámaras del Congreso de República Dominicana. El contrato diria que los pasivos ambientales seran responsabilidad del estado.

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Rpeublica debate over the mining contract came to head in February when President Danilo Medina called the terms “unacceptable” due to higher gold prices, and demanded the contract be modified, threatening a windfall tax if no agreement could be reached.

The deal is “in line” with the agreement in principle reached in May, the company added, and still requires approval by the Dominican congress, Barrick said.

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Start your 15 day free trial now! Despite the public relations efforts, people are continuing to protest. For Holy Week, there is a planned 4-day pilgrimage walk that will depart from Km. If we do not fight to defend what is ours, maybe tomorrow it may stop belonging to us. Si no peleamos ahora por defender lo que es nuestro quizas manana dej de pertenecernos entonces, por que lucharemos???

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While the company congrato about food poisoning [es]others insist that the poisoning was due a a boiler explosion [es]. How can we help you? Close Ask us a question. Indeed, there have been public protests [es] and various groups have utilized groups on Facebook [es]. Your questions and comments are important to us.

Gkld Unlock this content. In cases where contracts are subject to approval by legislators, the start date is the date of the law or legislative approval. Activists are concerned about the terms of the agreement with the Dominican State, as well as environmental impacts on the region. You have no more credits available: This is a Free Account. The contemporary history of the Barrlck Viejo gold mine, which produces gold oxide at the top and gold sulfide at the bottom, begins in with Rosario Resources Corporation, a company that later passed into the hands of the Dominican State under the name Rosario Dominicana, and whose operations ceased permanently in because of economic and environmental factors.

Once the gold oxide was processed, the sulfides were exposed and the mine was abandoned to its fate, allowing acidic waters from the Margajita River to drain ce to the Hatillo Dam.

Another legacy of negative environmental impact from Rosario is the accumulation of heavy metals like iron, copper, and mercury at the site of the old plant and the sludge from Mejita and Margajita Rivers. Projects costs are measured in US dollars. Dominocana some people believe that the contract leaves the Dominican Republic at a clear disadvantage, this is not the only reason for protest.


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Where project costs are measured in a local currency, amounts are converted to US dollars at the date of the relevant announcement, signature or report. An error has occurred, please try batrick. There is concern about the effects that the operations of Barrick Gold will have on the environment, due to the bad reputation the consortium has on a global scale, which has not escaped the attention of Dominicans. Y la Barrick se niega a entregar tanto dinero.


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Inthe Dominican people stood up to fight against a cement factory that would be installed in the Los Haitises National Park.

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