CGCOC Group signed a cooperation agreement with Mali’s Ministry of Mines and Industry.
On the afternoon of October 22, CGCOC Group joined the bilateral meeting between Chinese Ministry of Land and Resources and Mali’s Ministry of Mines and Industry, and signed a MOU and an agreement on the co-construction of Mali’s National Mining Laboratory with the Ministry of Mines and Industry. President Ji Weimin and Minister Boubou Cisse represented each party to sign the agreement.
According to the agreement, CGCOC Group and Mali’s Ministry of Mines and Industry would jointly finance and establish Mali’s National Mining Laboratory. The two parties would launch more in-depth cooperation in Mali’s geology and mineral sources in an all-round way.
Mr. Wang Min, Vice-Minister of Land and Mineral Resources and other officials concerned attended the signing ceremony. Vice-Minister Wang Min fully confirmed CGCOC’s efforts in promoting China-Mali cooperation in mines. He pointed out that the concept of green developing of mining industry proposed by CGCOC has actively advanced China’s specialized technologies and equipment in going global, and its infrastructure construction surround mining industry has promoted the economic growth of the host country.
“The Ministry of Land and Mineral Resources will continue to support overseas mining development of enterprises.” Vice-Minister Wang Min stated.
Boubou Cisse, the Minister of Mines & Industry of Mali said in the meeting that the president of Mali signed a guidance document on China-Mali cooperation on mining exploration during his visit to China this September, which led to gradual fulfillment of various work in the Ministry of Mines and Industry. The Ministry will launch a series of in-depth cooperation with CGCOC Group.
The bilateral meeting between the two parties fell upon the 16thChina International Mining Conference in Tianjin. To strengthen exchanges with mining enterprises at home and abroad and seek more cooperation opportunities, CGCOC Group and tth Mali’s Ministry of Mines and Industry set up a booth together at the conference.