Myanmar Metals is keenly focused on CSR as production relaunches on Bawdwin mine

With large-scale production ending during World War II, Myanmar Metals is introducing new technologies to the Bawdwin mine whilst pushing its CSR strategy The Bawdwin mine was discovered 600 years ago. Located in Myanmar, 150km from the Chinese border, the site was originally used by Chinese miners and then British. Prior to his presidency in […]

MNN Awards: Lamb shepherds reactivation of historical Bawdwin mine

MYANMAR Metals CEO and chairman John Lamb is standing on the shoulders of giants as he seeks to revive what was once the British Empire’s richest mine. The Bawdwin mine in Myanmar’s mountainous northern Shan state was the world’s largest source of lead before WWII, and was established by former US president and mining engineer […]

Myanmar puts Bawdwin on fast track

PERTH ( – ASX-listed junior Myanmar Metals has unveiled an accelerated path to redevelop the Bawdwin polymetallic mine, in Myanmar. Myanmar and its joint venture (JV) partners Win Myint Mo Industries (WMM) and EAP Global Mining Company have defined a number of clear project milestones for the next 12 months, the company said on Wednesday. […]

Myanmar strikes again at Bawdwin base metals play

ASX-listed Myanmar Metals has announced further spectacular silver and base metal drilling results for its world-class Bawdwin polymetallic deposit in central Myanmar. Results include 23 metres grading 17.3% lead, 9.5% zinc, 1.2% copper and 398g/t silver from 170m down-hole and 31m @ 7.5% lead, 1.9% zinc and 88g/t silver from 62m down-hole. The intercepts are […]

Myanmar Metals to revive forgotten lead-zinc treasure – the Baldwin Mine

Perth-based Myanmar Metals is working hard to create a new chapter in the life of one of the worlds most fabled lead-zinc mines, the Bawdwin deposit in northeast Myanmar, where drilling began this week. A 5,000-metre drilling program is now underway to boost confidence in an already impressive estimate for the potentially world class lead/zinc […]

Top End Minerals Ltd on The Verge of Becoming a Zinc Producer, Shares Spike

Top End Minerals Ltd (ASX:TND) has acquired an option to purchase a 60% interest in the Longh Keng zinc mine and Lashio zinc refinery in Myanmar for US$43 million. The assets are held by Cornerstone Resources (Myanmar) Ltd and Top End has paid an upfront non-refundable deposit of US$500,000 for the nine-month option agreement. The […]