'CEO Speak' at 6th National Conclave on Mines & Minerals

CEOs of various mining companies participated in this program and discussed the opportunities and challenges in the sector of mining and mineral resources.

'CEO Speak' at 6th National Conclave on Mines & Minerals

New Delhi: Shri Pralhad Joshi, Union Minister of Coal and Mines chaired a special program called 'CEO Speak' at the sixth National Mining and Minerals Conference.

CEOs of various mining companies participated in this program and discussed the opportunities and challenges in the sector of mining and mineral resources.

Mining in India plays a major role in economic activity. There have been several initiatives taken by the Government of India, signed MoUs with the different nations. The Ministry of Mines notified the Mineral Conservation and Development (Amendment) Rules in November 2021 to provide rules regarding conservation of minerals, systematic and scientific mining, and development of minerals in the country for environmental protection.

Mines Ministry handed over 152 mineral block reports to different state governments until November 2021. Also, 52 potential G-4 mineral blocks approved by the Geological Survey of India (GSI) have been handed over to 15 state governments.