All posts tagged "featured"

  • Fitch: PH still compelling for miners, but mineral output growth to ease

    The Philippines will remain a compelling case for miners at least until the end of President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s term in 2022 despite an increasingly trying regulatory environment, according to Fitch Solution’s Philippines Mining Report. “Environmental regulations, high...

    • Posted November 19, 2018
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  • House panel approves mining royalty bill based on margins

    THE House Ways and Means Committee has approved a substitute bill imposing a variable royalty on mining margins of 1-5% for firms outside designated mineral reservations, softening the Department of Finance’s (DoF) draft bill which had called...

    • Posted October 25, 2018
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  • Senate bill proposes development authority for Philippine Rise

    THE Philippine Rise off the Pacific coast of northern Luzon could serve as a source of energy exports once the appropriate technology develops to tap its reserves, according to Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian, who proposed legislation to...

    • Posted October 25, 2018
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  • PH inks oil exploration deal with Israeli firm

    Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi attended the Ceremonial Signing of the Petroleum Service Contract (PSC) for Area 4 (East Palawan Basin) of the Fifth Philippine Energy Contracting Round (PECR5) at the Presidents’ Hall of...

    • Posted October 25, 2018
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  • SteelAsia starts P25-B wire rod mills

    SteelAsia Manufacturing Corp., the country’s largest steel manufacturer, said it started the construction of two wire rod mills with estimated investments of P25 billion that will contribute to the country’s industrialization goal. The projects will produce a...

    • Posted October 25, 2018
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  • GHD Chairman Knott to speak at Mining Club Nov. 16

    The Philippine Mining Club is proud to present for Friday November 16th Mr. Rob Knott, Chairman of GHD Group Pty Ltd. Rob Knott is Chairman of GHD, a company that is well known to the Philippine mining community,...

    • Posted October 25, 2018
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  • Philippines revs up flagging green energy engine

    A surge of new exploration efforts are underway in a nation that has some of the world’s largest untapped sources of volcanic heat, but which relies on coal for half its electricity   BATANGAS, Philippines – Deep...

    • Posted October 25, 2018
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  • Didipio miner gains PCCI E3 plum

    BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya—For the first time, a mining firm won the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s most coveted award, the 2018 Excellence in Ecology and Economy (E3) Award in the large enterprise category. The premier award...

    • Posted October 25, 2018
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  • PSALM sets new bidding for Manila Thermal Plant

    State-run Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. (PSALM) has set a new round for the sale of the Manila Thermal Plant property after a failed bidding. PSALM is inviting interested companies to participate in the new...

    • Posted October 25, 2018
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  • PHILCONSTRUCT 2018 comes to Manila after successful Davao swing

    The longest-running construction show in Southeast Asia made waves in Davao this September 7 to 9 at the SMX Convention Center Davao, SM Lanang Premier, and is set to come to Manila on November 8 to 1 1...

    • Posted September 17, 2018
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