Chinese takeover of island near Australian military

2021-3-11  Cockatoo Island is roughly 2000 kilometres from Perth and boasts an airstrip which was used to service past mining projects as well as a resort built by infamous

China gets mining license near Australia’s Cockatoo

2021-3-13  RELATED: Chinese developer buys Whitsundays island Mining resumed on Cockatoo Island in the 1990s under HWE Mining and later Pluton Resources, until the

Chinese mining at Cockatoo Island, WA, near military

2021-3-12  A Chinese-linked company has been granted a mining lease on a remote Western Australian island near an Australian military training area and important strategic assets. The Hong Kong-based company was last October granted a licence valid until 2032 to dig for iron ore on Cockatoo Island, about 2000km from Perth, and next to the Yampi Sound Defence Training Area.

Chinese mining at Cockatoo Island, WA, near military

2021-3-12  Concerns have been raised that the Western Australia government has granted a new mining lease to a Chinese-linked private company on Cockatoo Island (stock image) +4 Cockatoo Island is a remote 31...

Chinese resume mining at Homonhon Island amid

2020-4-24  Residents of Homonhon Island in Eastern Samar have protested against the continued chromite ore mining of the Chinese even amid a community quarantine to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease.

In Depth: How a Chinese Miner Lost the Rights to a

2020-6-19  A dispute over mining rights in the Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen one of China’s biggest mining companies accelerate a spending spree that has left it saddled with debt, and facing a potential downgrade by the three major ratings firms.

In Depth: How Chinese miner lost Pacific Island gold

A dispute over mining rights in the Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen one of China's biggest mining companies accelerate a spending spree that has left it saddled with debt...

Chinese redevelopment of Solomon Islands' Gold

2019-10-30  The infrastructure will be built in and around Honiara on the island of Guadalcanal, a strategic Pacific location that saw fierce fighting in World War II.

Discovering Christmas Island’s brutal Chinese past

Christmas Island has a long, often dark, Chinese history that spans more than 100 years of phosphate mining. A history that locals are just beginning to truly explore and one that could

What China Has Been Building in the South China Sea

2015-10-27  For China, the Fiery Cross Reef is the most strategically significant new island, with an airstrip that is long enough to allow China to land any plane, from fighter jets to large transport aircraft.

Chinese resume mining at Homonhon Island amid

Residents of Homonhon Island in Eastern Samar have protested against the continued chromite ore mining of the Chinese even amid a community quarantine to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease.

In Depth: How a Chinese Miner Lost the Rights to a

2020-6-19  A dispute over mining rights in the Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen one of China’s biggest mining companies accelerate a spending spree that has left it saddled with debt, and facing a potential downgrade by the three major ratings firms.

Disaster Shadows Chinese Mining Ventures in

2021-1-28  As Chinese mining companies pursue resources abroad, In Indonesia, we are supporting communities on the island of Sumatra whose land is threatened by a

In Depth: How Chinese miner lost Pacific Island gold

2020-6-25  A dispute over mining rights in the Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen one of China's biggest mining companies accelerate a spending spree that

Pre-1900s Chinese placer mining in northeastern

2020-10-13  associated Chinese artifacts and placer mining features, definitive of Chinese occupation in the region, and will attempt to create criteria for establishing Chinese sites in northeastern Washington. It is the hope of this writer that this project will aid in the

China Steps up Its Mining Interests in Greenland The

2019-2-12  The possibility of uranium mining in Greenland was first raised when the island’s parliament reversed a longstanding “zero tolerance” policy toward uranium extraction in 2013, clearing the

Discovering Christmas Island’s brutal Chinese past

Christmas Island has a long, often dark, Chinese history that spans more than 100 years of phosphate mining. A history that locals are just beginning to truly explore and one that could

Traditional owners join forces with Chinese company

2019-6-19  It has formed a mining company with a Chinese-backed group to assess the viability of a manganese mine on Winchelsea Island But besides the wildlife, this island in the Gulf of Carpentaria is

Hashima Island Wikipedia

2021-5-3  Hashima Island (端島) (or simply Hashima, as -shima is a Japanese suffix for island), commonly called Gunkanjima (軍艦島; meaning Battleship Island), is an abandoned island of Nagasaki, lying about 15 kilometers (9 miles) from the center of the city.It is one of 505 uninhabited islands in Nagasaki Prefecture.The island's most notable features are its abandoned concrete buildings

Geopolitics is making two rare earths mining projects

Trump’s offer for Greenland aimed to help address Chinese dominance of rare earth supplies. Those involved say he was partly following up on talks between U.S. officials and a privately held company called Tanbreez Mining Greenland A/S. Tanbreez is the owner of the first Greenland site — Kringlerne, or Killavaat Alannguat.

In Depth: How a Chinese Miner Lost the Rights to a

2020-6-19  A dispute over mining rights in the Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea (PNG) has seen one of China’s biggest mining companies accelerate a spending spree that has left it saddled with debt, and facing a potential downgrade by the three major ratings firms.

Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea

2020-8-21  Beijing, Aug 21: A Chinese mining company in Papua New Guinea claims to have immunised employees against COVID-19 in an apparent vaccination trial, a newspaper reported on Friday. The South Pacific island nation''s Health Minister Papua Jelta Wong said his

Pre-1900s Chinese placer mining in northeastern

2020-10-13  associated Chinese artifacts and placer mining features, definitive of Chinese occupation in the region, and will attempt to create criteria for establishing Chinese sites in northeastern Washington. It is the hope of this writer that this project will aid in the

Disaster Shadows Chinese Mining Ventures in

2021-1-28  As Chinese mining companies pursue resources abroad, In Indonesia, we are supporting communities on the island of Sumatra whose land is threatened by a

New owners of WA’s Cockatoo Island mine reject

Cockatoo Island Mining says it is owned by a single ‘astute’ investor and its sole intention is to bring the mine back into production. New owners of WA’s Cockatoo Island mine reject Chinese

Discovering Christmas Island’s brutal Chinese past

Christmas Island has a long, often dark, Chinese history that spans more than 100 years of phosphate mining. A history that locals are just beginning to truly explore and one that could

Solomon Islands graves destroyed by Chinese mining

2019-4-6  Solomon Islands graves destroyed by Chinese mining company. 06/04/2019. Michael Morrah Joshua Na'siu is the chief of Aba'tai village on Rennell Island. He entered into a deal with the mining

Traditional owners join forces with Chinese company

2019-6-19  It has formed a mining company with a Chinese-backed group to assess the viability of a manganese mine on Winchelsea Island But besides the wildlife, this island in the Gulf of Carpentaria is

Hashima Island Wikipedia

2021-5-3  Hashima Island (端島) (or simply Hashima, as -shima is a Japanese suffix for island), commonly called Gunkanjima (軍艦島; meaning Battleship Island), is an abandoned island of Nagasaki, lying about 15 kilometers (9 miles) from the center of the city.It is one of 505 uninhabited islands in Nagasaki Prefecture.The island's most notable features are its abandoned concrete buildings

Japan's Abandoned Hashima Island Is Full Of Decay

2018-5-30  About nine miles from the city of Nagasaki sits an abandoned island, void of inhabitants but steeped in history. Hashima Island, once a mecca for undersea coal mining, was a sharp representation of Japan‘s rapid industrialization. Also known as Gunkanjima (meaning Battleship Island) for its resemblance to a Japanese battleship, Hashima functioned as a coal facility from 1887 until 1974.