• A Wealth of Resources from Space and Deep-Sea in Mining 

    By Marcelle Villegas Technology may take us far in achieving milestones in mining exploration in our planet, however, the availability of resources on Earth has its limit. Sustainability in this industry is often in question by most...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • Indian Ambassador introduces Solar Lolas at the PH Mining Club Luncheon

    By Marcelle P. Villegas   In early April 2018 during the Philippine Mining Club Luncheon at I’M Hotel, Makati, the Indian Ambassador to the Philippines, His Excellency Jaideep Mazumdar gave a warm and informative speech about the...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • DENR: Not business as usual for miners that hurdled MICC review

    Mining companies that passed the review of the Mining Industry Coordinating Council (MICC) should not expect that it would be business as usual, an official of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said. DENR Undersecretary...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • Site observes new opportunities in resurgent oil and gas sector

    The growth of the global oil and gas industry, particularly in liquefied natural gas and coal seam gas sectors, has resulted in the demand for skilled technicians and professionals. Site Skills Training, the Australian firm with a...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • Energo boosts clean energy production through Qtum Blockchain implementation in the Philippines

    Qtum Foundation Pte Ltd has announced that Energo Foundation Pte Ltd has implemented Qtum blockchain platform in its latest cooperation with First Gen, the largest producer of clean energy in the Philippines, on the company’s blockchain microgrid...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • MICC clears 23 mines, fails 4 others after prolonged review

    A government panel cleared 23 of 27 Philippine mines that were assessed for compliance with state regulations, the Department of Finance (DOF) confirmed, easing uncertainty about potential supply disruptions at the world’s No. 2 nickel ore supplier....

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • Miners call for end of ban on big new projects

    Philippine miners are urging the government to lift a six-year ban on new large-scale mining projects in the world’s No. 2 nickel ore supplier after the state removed restrictions on fresh smaller ventures, Reuters reported. The Department...

    • Posted June 28, 2018
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  • Nuclear energy option — Is the Philippines ready?

    By Fernando Penarroyo Fernando “Ronnie” Penarroyo is the Managing Partner of Puno and Penarroyo Law Offices (www.punopenalaw.com). He specializes in Energy and Resources Law, Project Finance and Business Development.   Philippine energy regulators have taken a technology...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • ADB says Philippines’ dramatic economic growth to continue

    The government’s infrastructure programme will ensue the Philippines’ economic growth will sustain its quick pace in 2018 and 2019, says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report. In its new Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2018, ADB projects...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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  • Chinese company, DOE join forces for Alegria gas and oil venture

    By Marcelle P. Villegas In March, the Alegria natural gas and oil field in southern Cebu became the latest big thing in the country’s search for possible solution to the energy crisis when Department of Energy (DOE)...

    • Posted June 20, 2018
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