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1 June 2006

[PDF] Involvement of UBS in the global mining and oil & gas sectors

Author: Jan Willem van Gelder, Profundo (Research paper prepared for Berne Declaration & Greenpeace Switzerland)

This report aims to identify and describe the financing activities undertaken UBS Group in the global mining and oil & gas sectors. Most emphasis is given to the involvement of UBS in financing mining and oil & gas projects and companies which...

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20 March 2007

Search at stricken Siberian mine [Russia]

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20 March 2007

Search at stricken Siberian mine [Russia]

Author: BBC news

...106 people [died and] some 93 people were rescued from the [Siberian] Ulyanovskaya mine, which was devastated by a methane explosion...The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes in Moscow says it is Russia's worst mining disaster for a generation...[T]he...

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20 March 2007

Siberian Mine Blast Kills 97; 13 Missing [Russia]

Author: Mike Eckel, AP

Rescuers on Tuesday searched for 13 miners missing nearly a day after a methane gas explosion in a Siberian coal mine killed at least 97 people in Russia's deadliest mining disaster in a decade...The massive mine is operated by Yuzhkuzbassugol, an...

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20 March 2007
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Author: AP

Los equipos de rescate hallaron este martes varios cadáveres más en una mina en Rusia, con lo que asciende a 104 el saldo de muertes por la explosión de gas metano...La mina...es operada por Yuzhkuzbassugol, una filial de la empresa siderúrgica Evraz...

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24 May 2007

Methane Blast at Siberian Mine Kills 28

Author: Associated Press

A methane explosion tore through a coal mine in southern Siberia, killing 28 people and prompting a search for 11 missing miners, emergency officials said...An explosion at another mine in the region in March killed 110 people...Both accidents...

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28 February 2008

Norilsk Targeted in Environmental Suit [Russia] [subscription required]

Author: Robin Paxton and Anastasia Teterevieva, Moscow Times

Norilsk Nickel was named in a 4.35 billion ruble ($178 million) pollution lawsuit filed by the Natural Resources Ministry's environmental watchdog on Wednesday in its largest-ever claim against a metals company...Stemming from the alleged pollution of...

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17 August 2008

Accident kills 3 at Evraz coal mine in Siberia

Author: Robin Paxton, Tanya Mosolova & Rory Channing, Reuters

Three miners died on Sunday in an accident at a Siberian coal mine owned by Evraz Group..."There was an accident. Three people died," a spokesman for the Emergencies Ministry in Moscow said. "Over 70 people were inside the mine at the time of the...

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7 December 2009

Ghosts of the brutal past [Russia]

Author: Charles Glover, Financial Times

...[O]f the former gulag enterprises, Norilsk [Nickel] is one of the few that acknowledges its past, partly because its infamy as a prison camp is so well known...While both...Yuzhny Kuzbass [part of Mechel]...and Evraz...steel groups have departments...

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10 May 2010

Death Toll Rises To 32 In Russian Mine Disaster

Author: Radio Free Europe

Rescue efforts are continuing at a Siberian coal mine [operated by Raspadskaya coal company] where twin explosions this weekend killed at least 32 people and injured dozens more…Some 60 people are believed to be still trapped in the mine, where rescue...

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