Barrick keen to expand in the Middle East

GLOBAL gold major Barrick Gold is in the Middle East for the long term, chief executive Mark Bristow said at the Future Minerals Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, last week.

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Mark Bristow speaking at the Future Minerals Summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Barrick is exploring for gold and copper in Saudi Arabia and Egypt, which sit on the potentially rich but as yet largely unexplored Nubian Shield formation, which straddles the Red Sea.