Mining Law in Afghanistan

New Afghan mining contracts ''appear to breach law'', say …

Kabul, October 04, 2018 – Afghan and international civil society organisations (CSOs) have raised serious concerns over two mining contracts that are close to being signed by the government, which appear to be in clear breach of Afghan law barring Ministers from holding concessions for a period after they leave office. "The Afghan government has repeatedly stressed its …

Exploitation of Mineral Resources in Afghanistan | United Stat…

Q&A: Aynak and Mining in Afghanistan - World Bank

Minerals Law

2020-5-9 · which authorises Exploration in respect of large-scale mining projects in accordance with this Law; 17. "Exploitation Licence" means a licence granted under Article 28(3), Article 28(3) or Article 28(9), which authorises Exploitation in respect of large-scale mining projects in accordance with this Law; 18.

Home | Ministry of Mines

2022-6-9 · Ministry of Mines and Petroleum. The long-term goals of the ministry are efficient management of natural resources creating job opportunities development of national economy, and encouragement of private sector investments in minerals and hydrocarbons extraction to maximize the income and reinforce the national revenue.

Afghanistan''s new mining law risks failure in the fight …

"President Ghani has acknowledged the deadly threat from corruption and conflict around Afghan mining," said Stephen Carter, Afghanistan Campaign Leader at Global Witness, an international CSO. "But despite some areas of progress, in its current form this law is a missed opportunity to address those dangers."

Afghanistan

2014-8-16 · The Act provides for the licensing of mines, their registration and the operations within mines and relationship with the competent authorities. Chapter 13 of the Law deals with the obligations of employers with respect to health and safety in a mine. Repeals Minerals Law of 2009. Repealed text (s): 2005 (AFG-2005-L-86571) Mineral Law of ...

Afghanistan Mineral Mining Law and …

2010-7-22 · The objectives of these Regulations are as follows: (1) The conservation, management, development and proper use of the mineral resources. of the nation. (2) Promote the rational exploration, development, …

Suggested Amendments to the Afghan Mining Law: …

2018-6-20 · Suggested Amendments to the Afghan Mining Law: March 2017 Mining should be a source of development and independence for the Afghan people, but is instead a major threat to security while providing little benefit. Urgent action is needed to reverse this pattern. A key concern is reforms to fix a number of serious weaknesses in the 2014 Mining ...

Afghanistan

In particular contains provisions which oblige a Mining licencee to establish and implement an occupational safety and health plan (article 77) and prohibits the employment of child labour in mines (article 79). Repeals the Minerals Law, dated 15/01/1375 [1996], published in Official Gazette No. 782. Repealing text (s):

Q&A: Aynak and Mining in Afghanistan

2013-4-2 · Afghanistan has two presently known world-class mineral deposits – the Aynak copper deposit and the Hajigak iron ore deposit. Aynak and Hajigak represent two large potential investments by Afghan and global standards. The mine developments each would require $2-3 billion in investments, and each mine would also require investment in ancillary ...

Mining Law Report 2022 Afghanistan

Mining Laws and Regulations Afghanistan 2022. ICLG - Mining Laws and Regulations - covers common issues in mining laws and regulations – including the acquisition of rights, ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, transfer and encumbrance, environmental aspects, native title and land rights.. Hot off the press