The business Ombudsman stood up for a gold mining company

Commissioner for the protection of the rights of entrepreneurs under the President of Russia Boris Titov proposed to the Minister of natural resources and ecology Dmitry Kobylkin to change the law to fix problems of gold mining companies in Zabaykalsky Krai. This was reported by “Vedomosti”, the representative of the business Ombudsman.

Businesses experiencing difficulties during the construction of the infrastructure necessary for the development of the fields located in especially protected areas of forests, said Titov Kobylkin in the letter at the end of December 2019 (“Vedomosti” acquainted with the contents of the document, it was confirmed by the representative Titova).

the Company bought at auction the licence on extraction of mineral resources, the cost of which can reach hundreds of millions of rubles. But at the stage of conclusion of the contract on lease of the site will know that the Deposit is fully or partially located in the zone of specially protected forest areas, making its operation difficult, leading to losses as due to the inability to mine, and fines for failure to comply with license conditions, stated in the letter.

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