Chairman of the Board
Christopher, minerals financier & economist, ran business development for natural resources for the IFC (International Finance Corporation) out of London office from 2006-2010, IFC is private sector arm of the World Bank Group, and is a major private sector investor in mining in emerging markets. Earlier he led IFC mining transactions in Africa, Russia, Central Asia and and Latin America. Prior, he advised African governments in natural resource policy and, negotiations in Ghana, Tanzania, Mozambique and Swaziland. From 2010—2017 he was on the board of and latterly Non Executive Chairman of Triple Plate Junction, now Tethyan Resources, which was listed on AIM in London.
15 Feb 2023
Sokdee Project December 2022 to February 2022 Exploration Update
Annamite continued to progress its Sokdee exploration property, with infill soil geochemical sampling completed over Mouk and Mouk West targets, drone magnetics flown over the northern Hinherb block, and mapping and rock chip sampling undertaken at Grassy target.
12 Dec 2022
Annamite Resources Expands its Management Team
Annamite Resources expands its management team with two new professionals; one in finance and the other in communications. These additions to our corporate structure will provide key support to the exciting exploration activities planned to commence in January 2023.
10 Oct 2022
Annamite Resources in 121 Mining Investment Conference in Singapore
Chan Mouanmany (Finance & Investor Relations Executive) and Paul Burrell (Chief Geologist) recently travelled to Singapore to join the 121 Mining Investment Conference, held on 6 and 7 October. Chan and Paul staffed the Annamite Resources booth and met nine potential investor representatives in a series of scheduled meetings over the two-day conference. Follow-up sessions with investors, both in person and virtual, are expected over the next fortnight.
5 Oct 2022
Update on Exploration Activities at Sokdee
The Annamite Team is conducting low-cost ground operations during the monsoon. Additional soil geochemical infill sampling took place on the two-best targets combined with geological mapping. The first results indicate that Mouk is a new 1600m long, untested soil Au-Ag-Zn-Cu-Mo anomaly along strike of the Namthom Porphyry System.
22 Sept 2022
Annamite Launch a Private Placement Round with the support of Minexia and the NR Private Market Platform
With the completion of a six-month exploration program this year starting with infill soil sampling, a drone aeromagnetic survey and a 1980m scout drilling program Annamite geologists have confirmed an important porphyry discovery and two adjacent associated non-porphyry bodies with a combined strike length of over 6km.
2 Aug 2022
Annamite Resources, Located a Significant Copper-Gold Porphyry in Laos
After completing our geophysical drone survey and scout drilling program at Namthom, we believe that Annamite has located a significant copper-gold porphyry system that has the potential to impact positively the Lao economy and provide support to local communities.
23 May 2022
Sokdee Project: Start of Drilling At Namthom Prospect
Annamite Resources is pleased to announce the commencement of core drilling at Namthom copper-gold porphyry prospect on 10 May 2022. The first hole was completed on Friday 20 May, reaching 339.5m and confirming the porphyry discovery, with copper and molybdenum mineralization clearly visible.
9 May 2022
Asgard Metals Fund: Investment In Annamite Resources
Ariana Resources PLC, an AIM-listed mineral exploration and development company with gold mining interests in Europe, is pleased to announce the third investment of the Asgard Metals Fund (“Asgard”), which is being developed as part of its proprietary Project Catalyst Strategy.
12 Apr 2022
Annamite Resources is Advancing Its Majority owned Sokdee Project
On April 1st, 2022 Lao Hyundae Black Stone Co., Ltd (LHBS) received its Investment License from the Laotian Ministry of Planning and investment (MPI) for the Sokdee Concession, which includes our flagship asset, the Namthom copper-gold- porphyry, situated within a 50 square kilometre tenement.
15 Mar 2022
Annamite Resources, Lao Mining Development State Enterprise (LMD) First Exploration Partnership
On March 9 in Vientiane, CEO Didier Fohlen signed a Joint Development Agreement (JDA) with Boungnong Sidavong, Managing Director of Lao Mining Development State Enterprise (LMD). His Excellency Dr. Daovong Phonekeo, Minister of Energy and Mines attended the ceremony.
1 Jan 2022
Progress on Annamite's New Exploration Ventures in Laos
This year we raised about $955,000 with existing and new investors, paid all the arrears owed by Lao Hyundae Black Stone (LHBS) to the government of Laos and maintained both Annamite’s cash position and it’s ability to find quality exploration projects.
2 Aug 2021
Annamite Resources, LHBS Secured Prospective Sokdee 250 km2 Tenement from Laos Government
During August 2021, Annamite Resources and its partner LHBS reached an important milestone in securing from Government the prospective Sokdee 250 km2 tenement, which contains the Star gold and copper porphyry.
21 Jul 2021
Laos Exceptional Context
As one of Southeast Asia’s best kept secrets, Laos is a destination that deserves to be top of an Asia bound traveler's must visit list, whether as part of a wider trip to Southeast Asia or taking the time to discover its fascinating history and culture as a journey in its own right.
1 Mar 2021
Annamite Resources, Starts Exploration Activities on its Sokdee Project in Laos
Following the Prime Minister order for the reinstatement in November 2021 of the LHBS Business, Exploration and Feasibility Licenses, with Annamite Resources now owning 70% of LHBS, we are pleased to announce that formal approval to start exploration activities on the 50 square kilometers exploration and feasibility Sokdee tenements has been received from the Department of Geology and Mines (DGM) on 25 February 2022.