Zijin News August 6th, Zijin Bor Copper held the “Miners’ Festival” awarding ceremony. Serbian Minister of Mining and Energy Mr. Aleksandar Antić and Vice President of Zijin Mining Mr. Fang Qixue attended the ceremony and awarded “Šisteck Engineer” Award to 4 employees.
Antić said that Zijin Bor Copper has created more than 5000 local jobs, and the project output has been rapidly improved. It is correct to choose Zijin Mining as a partner. Another Zijin’s gold mine in Serbia is in fast progress, the synergistic effect between these two projects will make the copper industry in the region occupy an important position on a global scale.
The Miners’ Festival is a traditional Serbian festival. As a mine with a century-long history, Bor Copper established the “Schistek Engineer” in 1968 and awarded it during the Festival to individuals and institutions who have made outstanding contributions to the company's development.