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  • Korean company eyes small nuke plant in Cagayan

    Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power is studying the possibility of building a 100-megawatt modular nuclear reactor at Cagayan Economic Zone Authority in Sta. Ana, Cagayan, the Energy Department said. Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi, Undersecretary Donato Marcos and...

    • Posted August 6, 2018
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  • DENR urges 26 mining firms to adopt remedial measures or face closure

    THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources has urged 26 suspended or closed mining companies to adopt remedial measures of face closure. “Mining companies need to shape up. The review specified major reforms needed, for example, on...

    • Posted August 6, 2018
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  • Continuing the dialogue on gender diversity in mining

    By Patricia A. O. Bunye    For the second year in a row, I had the privilege of participating in the Women in Mining Day at Mining Investment Asia, which was held on 26- 28 March 2018...

    • Posted July 10, 2018
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  • DOE: 9 more petroleum service contracts to be awarded

    In the remaining four years of the Duterte administration, the Department of Energy (DOE) is still eyeing to award at least nine petroleum service contracts (PSCs) via its modified Philippine Conventional Energy Contracting Program. From 2019-2022, the...

    • Posted July 10, 2018
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  • Philex Mining hoping to extend Padcal mine life span beyond 2022

    PHILEX Mining Corp. is focusing on efforts to extend its Padcal gold-copper operation beyond 2022, while the firm considers the possibility of underground mining at its Silangan project. During the annual stockholders’ meeting on Wednesday in Pasig...

    • Posted July 10, 2018
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  • PNOC: 2 firms keen on buying Malampaya gas

    AT least two firms have formally expressed interest to participate in the public bidding of unused Malampaya natural gas, more known as banked gas, BusinessMirror reported. Philippine National Oil Co. (PNOC) Executive Assistant Jannefer Pelayo said on...

    • Posted July 10, 2018
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  • PH nickel industry plants over 4 million trees

    GOING beyond compliance in implementing responsible and sustainable mining operations, key players in the Philippine nickel industry have planted an estimated 4.2 million trees to date in the Caraga region and in Palawan. The Philippine Nickel Industry...

    • Posted July 10, 2018
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  • Chamber: PH mining uncertainties attracting high risk investors

    The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP) has warned that the delay in the resolution of important mining regulations is attracting high risk investors. “Given uncertainties in the mining sector, we may attract high risk investors...

    • Posted July 10, 2018
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  • 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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