UK Mining’s “2008 AGM Season” ends this week, as London-listed GCM Resources (formerly Global Coal Management, and previously Asia Energy plc) defends one of the most criticised mining proposals of recent years: the Phulbari coal mining project in northwest Bangladesh. Two independent reports, to be distributed at GCM’s annual general meeting, reveal critical flaws in project planning that potentially threaten the health and livelihoods of hundreds of thousands of Bangladeshi citizens.
For details of the reports, click here.