Pahang bauxite

Pahang Bauxite Ban Extended Through End Of March

Pahang Bauxite Ban Extended Through End Of March

Though the calendar has changed, the situation for bauxite miners in Pahang remains the same, at least through the opening quarter of the new year, as Malaysia’s government extended yet again the moratorium on bauxite mining. The Water, Land and Natural Resources...


Malaysia’s Bauxite Ban Extended Through December

Malaysia’s bauxite miners will remain idle until the end of 2018, as the government announced earlier this week that the ban on bauxite mining has been extended yet again. “The moratorium is until December 31, as there is still half a million tonnes of (bauxite) stockpiled at the ports,” declared a spokesman from Malaysia’s Ministry […]

Malaysian Bauxite Mining SOP Will Be Ready By June: Wan Junaidi

Though legal bauxite mining in Malaysia is still several months away, the government says it fully intends to have a set of standard operating procedures (SOP) in place by the time the ban is currently set to expire. Malaysia’s Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar told local media on Sunday […]

Malaysian Bauxite Ban Extended Through June 30, But Exceptions To Be Made

The official ban on bauxite mining in Malaysia will enter its second year later next month after the country’s government made the decision to extend the ban another six months on Sunday. The moratorium, which was begun fifteen days into 2016, had been set to expire with the end of the year on Sunday. However, […]