5 January 2009
PIURA, Peru – The government of Peru has approved the request of British mining company Monterrico Metals to acquire a buffer zone around eight core mining concessions of the company’s Rio Blanco Project in the high mountains of northern Peru. The approval was granted against the will of the local residents.
See ENS – http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/jan2009/2009-01-05-02.asp