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mining

(mi'ning) [ME]
1. The extraction of useful information from a database. Synonym: data mining
2. The extraction from the earth of materials with industrial value, such as coal, silver, or gold. Miners are exposed to various occupational disorders, including respiratory diseases (e.g., pneumoconiosis), allergies, and traumatic injuries.

data mining

Mining (1).
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Developers who testified in support of the permit said Cope Sand and Gravel's existing mineral extraction operation was "near the end of its production life." Expansion onto the adjacent property was "necessary to continue the operation," according to the written testimony from Canyon County's public hearing.
These additions include alterations to the Mineral Extraction Tax (MET), bonuses imposed on new sub-surface users for signing E&P agreements and for the commercial discoveries, the rent tax on exports (RTE), capital allowances for the CIT and EPT, provisions for tax losses relating to sub-surface use, and the crude oil export duty (see the background of the PSA and the EPT and their implications for operators and Astana in gmt4KazE&P-July23-12).
"This, in turn, was partially compensated for by the decrease in mineral extraction tax and export tariffs."
The Ministry said in a statement posted on its website: The bilateral relations between the two countries received further strengthening during the official visit that has successfully worked as an important structural incentive to strengthen bilateral political and economic relations between the two countries particularly in the areas of trade and investment, and expanding bilateral trade further to support business in the targeted sectors including South African agricultural goods, manufactured agriculture goods, services, defense procurement, manufacturing and mineral extraction.
Clr Ray Bray says proposals for mineral extraction have 'escaped people's attention' - possibly because plans for up to 30,000 new homes throughout Kirklees have grabbed the headlines.
Chinese investment is weighted towards transport infrastructure and mineral extraction.
In a statement to SUNA on the sidelines of the ministerial meeting of the Summit of the Sino- African Forum in the state of South Africa, Badr-Eddin noted that the Sudan would benefit from the gathering by preparing many projects in the field of agro-processing and mineral extraction. He stressed that the cooperation with china comes without any political agenda, and is only focusing of the field of infrastructure and the investment in the fields of oil production, industry and agriculture in particular.
This book responds by analyzing key policies on shipping, fisheries, and mineral extraction among Asian nations.
That is the incredible wealth generated in Wales from mineral extraction was not reinvested in the Welsh economy.
Now, Newton Aycliffe-based Hall Construction, a mineral extraction, building and civil engineering firm with offices adjacent to the course, have unveiled plans to make major improvements supported by revenue from a proposed housing scheme.
"Next year will probably will a very active year and we expect to see more international mineral extraction companies come to Kazakhstan", Deputy Kazakhstan Minister for Investment and Development Erlan Sagadiyev said in London.
The new technology, Wentworth told E&MJ, is aimed at applying trenchless principles to the field of mineral extraction, eliminating risks arising from human involvement in the process.