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How A Small Scale Mining License Application Is Evaluated?

This is another new milestone of reform in the Mining, Oil and Gas sector in Cambodia, initiated by the Ministry of Mines and Energy, according to its sector strategic framework for 2014-2018. Granting a mineral license requires proper assessment of the requested site(s) and proposed mineral operations at every stages in order to determine whether … Continue reading

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New Model Of Mining Agreement

The law on administration and management of mineral resources require that mining projects with large scale operation or having big economic significance shall have a mineral investment agreement in addition to mineral license.With a new regulatory regime set by the Sub-Decree on Exploration and Industrial Mining Licenses, a new model of mineral investment agreement shall … Continue reading

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Ministry Adopted New Model of Mineral Agreement

One of the reform outputs I am very happy with during last year 2015, is the draft sub-decree on management of mineral exploration and mining licenses. The draft sub-decree has enhanced a sound sector regulatory framework needed for promoting responsible mineral operations and mining practices, by adopting and introducing international good fit practices in this … Continue reading