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Contract between Royal Government of Cambodia and Samnang Rer Thbong Thmor Co., Ltd on Ilmenite Mine Exploration in Ou Tatot Areas, Thmor Bang District, Koh Kong Province

This contract was made between the Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy and Samnang Rea Thbong Thmor Co., Ltd and signed on 29 November 2005. Its objective is for Ilmenite mine exploration within its coverage areas of 120 square kilometers in Ou Tatot, Thmor Bang district, Koh Kong province. Map and its coordinates are attached in Annex 1 and 2.

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Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Cambodia
  • Industrial mining
  • Mining
Document type Contract
Contracting Parties
  • Samnang Rer Thbong Thmor Co. Ltd.
Government Entity (multiple)
  • Minister of Mines and Energy
Disclosure Mode Released by government
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Copyright Yes
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Version / Edition 1
Language of document
  • Khmer
  • Koh Kong
Metadata Reference Information

Metadata last updated on 2017-2-23. For inquiries contact: Open Development Cambodia (ODC). Address: #43 St. 208, Sangkat Boeung Raing, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Email:

Signature date November 29, 2005

Ministry of Mines and Energy

Address: 51, 79-89 Pasteur, Sangkat Phsar Thmey3, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh Tel 023 219 574 Fax 023 219 584 E-Mail: Website:

Granted area 12000.0
Contract term 6.0
Contract term unit Years
Payment for concession fees Year 1-2, $0.2 Year 3-4, $0.4 Year 5-6, $0.5
Payment for concession fees unit $/ha
Party's obligation in the implementation of the project

1- Financial obligation: - payment for land concession fees - payment for registration, license extension, right transferring, forest lost and other services. 2- Obligation for providing jobs and training to the Cambodian people 3- Obligation for protecting the environment.

Job creation summary

The contractor shall provide jobs as much as possible to the Cambodian people.

Training summary

The contractor shall provide training courses on mining operations to its Cambodian inexperience employees on the mining sector to guarantee the maximum rate of their participation. Furthermore, for each year of its mining exploration operations, the contractor shall spend at least 5,000 US dollars for training courses on the mining resource development sector to the ministry's staff.

Fund allocation for training 5000.0
Environmental protection obligation

After its mining exploration operation completely finished, the contractor shall be responsible for restoring the environment, including soil erosion protection, in its licensed operation areas.

Socio-cultural protection

The contractor and its employees shall respect traditions of local residents who live in its licensed areas and shall not interfere in their daily lives.

Legacy reference document Mining_License_Agreement_Samnang_Rea_Thbong_Thmor_Co_Ltd__29.11.2005.pdf
Open Contracting Identifier ocds-miumsd-3e6f05ab-1e84-4df7-a092-af922280ee31
Date uploaded February 23, 2017, 06:41 (UTC)
Date modified March 14, 2022, 07:06 (UTC)