East Star Resources starts drilling on Apmintas licence in Chu-Ili gold belt of Kazakhstan


East Star Resources PLC (LSE:EST) said it started drilling on the Apmintas licence in the Chu-Ili gold belt of central Kazakhstan.

The diamond drilling programme will initially focus on areas with known high-grade mineralisation including the Novoe, Southern Shabdar, and Eshkilitau II targets.

"After an extensive predrilling field programme which included geological surveys,...