Middle East Economic Survey
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...