GoldFields is ready to invest $ 600 million in development of Taldy-Bulak field
Bishkek, May 17 / Kabar /. «GoldFields» is ready to invest US$ 600 million in development of Taldy-Bulak field in Talas oblast. Director General of GoldFields David Grant told today at a meeting with journalists.
According to his words, in case of successful completion of exploration works in the field, by 2015 there will be a gold mine mill. "About 2 thousand local residents will be employed. Also in future the enterprise will transfer each year more than 1 million dollars as a social assistance to the local population", said D. Grant.
«GoldFields» own 60% shares of TalasCopperGold, which holds licenses for mining in Taldy-Bulak, Ken-Tash and Korgoon Tash. The remaining share belongs to the British «Orsu Metal Corporation».