License for 86 companies to Work in Mining Field in Blue Nile
Damazin - Blue Nile State announced that 86 companies granted licenses to work in various areas of mining after legalizing their status, while other 49 companies requested time to legalize their status.
Minister of Finance in the Blue Nile State, Dr. Suleiman Omer Mutrif said that the state is the first in the field of mining, noting that there are a number of companies active in mining requested a deadline to legalize their status.
He emphasized that the number of companies that were operating in the field of mining in the state amounted to 135 ones; 86 of them were given license, while the rest will start its work after adjusting their positions.
Mutrif revealed that the state intends to increase the production of traditional mining to 85%, pointing out that the authorities will work to overcome all the problems that can face the mining work in the state, expressing his hope that mining contributes to state development after defeating of the insurgency.
By smc, 06/08/2012