AngloGold Ashanti receives Obuasi environmental permits

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by Rachael Jones

AngloGold Ashanti (ASX:AGG) has been issued environmental permits for the Obuasi Gold Mine from Ghana’s Environmental Protection Agency.

This is an important milestone paving the way for the redevelopment of this large, high-grade ore body.

The environmental permits relate to the Obuasi Re-Development Project and its associated Tailings and Water infrastructure.

The award of the permits follows the Parliamentary ratifications of the regulatory and fiscal agreements that cover the redevelopment of the Obuasi Gold Mine.

Shares in AngloGold Ashanti (ASX:AGG) closed 0.46 per cent higher to $2.18
 

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.