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.
Please note that new mining claims filed on or after September 1, 2019, will be subject to the new fee schedule.
• From makers to takers
• Ministry of Mother Earth
• Where not to invest
Unfortunately, mining is politically unpopular and support of the mining industry, no matter how many jobs it brings to a state, even in times of difficult financial need, is never popular among politicians of any stripe.
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A "How-To" method for small group sniping and reclaiming old placer areas.
• Reopening closed areas
Major environmental organizations such as the Nature Conservancy are working closely with the federal government to buy large tracts of private land, frequently at the expense of private property owners’ rights.
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