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  • Diwata women lead talk on mining and renewable energy at Mining Club

    The Philippine Mining Club is proud to present for the Friday October 12th at the I’M Hotel (corner Makati Ave & Kalayaan Ave, Makati City) a discussion on “The Mining Industry & Renewable Energy.” Diwata-Women in Resource Development, Inc. brings...

    • Posted September 12, 2018
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  • Malampaya group, Energy Department ask SC to review CoA decision

    SHELL Philippines Exploration BV (SPEx) and its consortium partners that developed the country’s only natural gas discovery, along with the Department of Energy (DoE), have asked the Supreme Court to review the state auditor’s finding that they...

    • Posted September 12, 2018
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  • Mining sector accounts for 2.78% of Bicol GDP

    The mining industry in the Bicol Region contributed a substantial 2.78 percent to the 2016 regional gross domestic product, according to the Philippine Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative. The Masbate Gold Project is a key member of the...

    • Posted September 11, 2018
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  • PH’s metals output falls but value higher at P55 B

    Improved metal prices in the world market resulted to a slight uptick on the value of the country’s exported mineral resources but it had done very little to push or influence local miners to produce more in...

    • Posted September 10, 2018
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  • MICC pushes back final decision on results of its mining audit

    Issues surrounding the contested mining suspension and closure orders imposed by former Environment Secretary Regina Paz Lopez in February last year is set to drag on further, as the final decision on the consolidated mining audit results...

    • Posted September 10, 2018
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  • First Gen open to LNG partnership with PNOC

    First Gen Corp. of the Lopez Group is still open to partnering with Philippine National Oil Co. (PNOC) even as it pushes through with its own liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, a company official said. First Gen...

    • Posted September 10, 2018
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  • PH, Israel’s Ratio Petroleum to sign oil exploration deal — Palace

    The Philippines and Israel Israeli-owned company Ratio Petroleum are set to sign an oil exploration deal, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said. Roque said the oil exploration will be in Area 5, an offshore block situated in the...

    • Posted September 10, 2018
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  • Gov’t might allow more ‘responsible’ mining ops in PH

    The government might allow more “responsible” mining operations in the country to help generate more jobs for Filipinos, Malacañang said. Presidential spokesman Harry Roque, however, said the President remains opposed to new open-pit mining operations given the...

    • Posted September 10, 2018
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  • 3 lady miners from Didipio pass PRC exam

    BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya—Mining is slowly losing its image as a male-dominated industry as three more lady mining engineers, who are scholars of a mining firm based here, passed the August 2018 licensure examination administered by the Professional...

    • Posted September 10, 2018
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  • DENR to open more mining areas

    The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is set to declare more mineral reservation areas across the country in an effort to generate additional nontax revenue for the government, an environment undersecretary said Thursday. The move...

    • Posted September 10, 2018
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