North Korea Seeks Outside Help to Modernize Mining
March 2002 by Associated PressEager to earn hard currency, isolated North Korea is trying to modernize its decrepit mining industry with foreign help.
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Alaska Governor Tony Knowles signed a bill making several beneficial changes to Alaska mining claim location law.
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