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Baru Gold appoints Mine Manager

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Baru Gold Corp. has announced the recent appointment of Fatchil Amal as Mine Manager/Kepala Teknik Tambang (Mine Technical Manager).

For more than 28 years, Amal has had senior technical and management roles in coal, gold and copper mining, and mine infrastructure construction operations throughout Indonesia. He has projects including Indo Muro Kencana, Batutua Tembaga Raya, Nusa Halmahera Mineral, and Nuansa Cipta Coal Investment. His role as Mine Manager at the Wetar copper leaching project whose island location and remoteness are very similar to the Sangihe Project.

Amal appointment as the Kepala Teknik Tambang (KTT/Mine Technical Manager) has also been approved by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (MoEMR) for the Sangihe gold project. This is a statutory position required by all mine operations whether in the exploration or production stage. The duties of the KTT are to ensure compliance with all legislation related to safety, health, environmental impact, and conservation of mineral resources. The KTT is also responsible for regular reporting of activities and operations to the MoEMR. Amal has previously been KTT on a number of other mining projects.

Baru Gold CEO, Terry Filbert, commented: "We welcome Amal to our team and congratulate him on being approved as our KTT for the Sangihe project. His experience in both mining and infrastructure construction in remote locations will ensure our project is delivered as efficiently and safely as possible. This is another step the company has taken to position itself to be able to immediately start construction once the production licence upgrade is received."

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