Algeria-Canada Cooperation on mining   Leave a comment

Algeria – A delegation of the Ministry of Energy and Mines has recently completed a working visit to Canada to strengthen cooperation in the mining sector between the two countries, said Thursday at the APS, the Embassy of Algeria in Ottawa.

This mission, which follows the Minister’s discussions of Energy and Mines Minister Youcef Yousfi, during his participation at the 21st edition of World Energy Congress in September, with officials Quebec sector, was the occasion for the delegation to explore with its Canadian counterpart opportunities to strengthen bilateral cooperation particularly in the fields of cartography, geographic information and mining.

During the meetings in Montreal, Quebec and Ottawa, the delegation of the mining sector had talks “very fruitful” with Canadian officials, the source said. These discussions focused on “technical cooperation in mining and the relevance of implementing a framework agreement that would be the instrument of institutional cooperation in the mining sector between Algeria and Canada,” added she said.

In Ottawa, the delegation conducted a tour to the laboratories of Mining and Mineral Sciences Laboratories (MMSL) and sought the expertise and the Canadian know-how to analyze a sample of the deposit Gara Djebilet which is characterized by its high contentphosphorus, says the Embassy of Algeria.

This mission has come to consolidate the discussions already underway in Toronto on the occasion of Algeria’s participation in the Congress of the Canadian Association of Prospectors and Developers in March.

In addition to senior officials of the Ministry of Energy and Mines, the Algerian delegation was composed of the presidents of boards of directors of the National Agency of Geology and Mining Control (ANGCM) and the National Mining Heritage (ANPM), the Director General of the National Geological and Mining Research (ORGM) and the project leader of the Algerian bank of geological and mining data.



Posted July 10, 2011 by newworldconsulting in Uncategorized

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