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Centamin suspends part of Sukari open pit

Egypt-focused gold group Centamin PLC has suspended operations in a high-grade zone of the Sukari mine's open pit, following the detection of stability issues at the west wall.

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 Open pit of Centamin's Sukari gold mine in eastern Egypt

Open pit of Centamin's Sukari gold mine in eastern Egypt

Centamin said it detected movement "in a localised area of waste material", and the decision to halt operations was a "preventative measure to safeguard the health and safety of our workforce and the long-term...

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