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Kyrgyzstan’s Golden Goose, Kumtor
March 02, 2016
Kyrgyzstan’s Golden Goose, Kumtor
After withdrawing from restructuring negotiations in December, Bishkek is set to decide on Centerra’s mining permits.
Kyrgyzstan’s Golden Goose, Kumtor
Cultural Rifts and Horse Penis Jokes
January 09, 2016
Cultural Rifts and Horse Penis Jokes
Also, Tajikistan in the Saudi Arabia-Iran split and the Silk Road’s revival; weekend reads.
Cultural Rifts and Horse Penis Jokes
Kyrgyzstan Withdraws from Negotiations Over Kumtor Gold Mine
December 24, 2015
Kyrgyzstan Withdraws from Negotiations Over Kumtor Gold Mine
Remember, all that glitters... will be stalled in seemingly endless politicking.
Kyrgyzstan Withdraws from Negotiations Over Kumtor Gold Mine
Kyrgyzstan: Between a Glacier and a Gold Mine
June 08, 2015
Kyrgyzstan: Between a Glacier and a Gold Mine
The unending headache that is Kumtor continues. This time the conflict is over the mine's environmental impact.
Kyrgyzstan: Between a Glacier and a Gold Mine
Mongolians Protest Centerra Gold Mine
May 22, 2015
Mongolians Protest Centerra Gold Mine
The controversial Canadian company seems set to replicate its Kyrgyzstan experience in Mongolia.
Mongolians Protest Centerra Gold Mine
Another Troublesome Kyrgyz Gold Mine
May 06, 2015
Another Troublesome Kyrgyz Gold Mine
Kumtor is not Kyrgyzstan’s only divisive gold mine.
Another Troublesome Kyrgyz Gold Mine
EBRD’s Environmental Policy Under Scrutiny in Kyrgyzstan
November 17, 2014
EBRD’s Environmental Policy Under Scrutiny in Kyrgyzstan
A backlash surrounding a gold mine is placing the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development under scrutiny.
EBRD’s Environmental Policy Under Scrutiny in Kyrgyzstan
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