St Barbara scraps guidance as COVID hits Simberi again

COVID-19 infection rates are surging across largely unvaccinated Papua New Guinea and, with the Omicron wave breaking, St Barbara is no longer confident in achieving its 2021-22 guidance.

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Almost 25% of Simberi's workforce is off sick

The gold miner said this afternoon infection rates across the Tabar Island group had increased significantly, impacting both the local communities and its workforce, so it was pulling its guidance