Franco-Kazakh Katco JV has 128 positive Covid-19 cases


The Katco joint venture (JV) between Kazatomprom and France’s Orano Mining has suspended noncore site activities in Kazakhstan, after 128 people tested positive for Covid-19.

In a statement on Friday, Kazatomprom said Katco’s sites had been placed under quarantine on orders of health authorities.

However, the JV would continue key operations and...