Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 31

31-Jul-2006

EGYPT

EMRA Tenders Nine Mineral Blocks

The Egyptian Mineral Resources Authority (EMRA) has invited mineral exploration and exploitation companies to participate in the 1st International Bid Round 2006 for the purpose of developing gold and associated minerals. Nine blocks, eight of which are in the Eastern Desert along the Red Sea coast, have been put up for tender. One block is in the southern Western Desert. EMRA said interested parties...