All posts tagged "featured"

  • Marcventures, Go Negosyo unveil Agri Model Farm in Marawi

    Marcventures Mining and Development Corp. (MMDC) has partnered with the Philippine Council for Entrepreneurship (PCE)-Go Negosyo to implement an agriculture-based sustainable livelihood program that will benefit internally displaced persons (IDPs) in war-torn Marawi. Dubbed Go Negosyo Kapatid...

    • Posted April 16, 2018
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  • Duterte orders reforestation, threatens open pit mining ban

    Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered mining companies to conduct tree planting projects and threatened to ban all open pit mining next year. The Southeast Asian nation’s mining sector has been under fire by Duterte’s government for...

    • Posted April 16, 2018
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  • 10 local, foreign companies keen on LNG project

    Ten foreign and local companies have expressed interest to participate in the country’s $2-billion integrated liquefied natural gas project, a government official said in a Manila Standard report. “A total of 10 already have had pre-application...

    • Posted April 16, 2018
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  • Cimatu to speak at Mining Luncheon on June 8

    The Philippine Mining Club is proud to present for the Friday, June 8th Luncheon Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu. The topic of his presentation is yet to be determined, organizers of the Luncheon said. In recent weeks, Cimatu...

    • Posted April 16, 2018
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  • Oriental Petroleum eyes LNG terminal with JG Summit in Batangas

    LISTED Oriental Petroleum and Minerals Corp. is considering building a liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in the Philippines, a senior company official said. “It’s one area … the group of Gokongwei, they have a petrochemical...

    • Posted April 2, 2018
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  • Ban on export of unprocessed mine ore won’t work, experts say

    The proposal to ban the export of unprocessed mineral ores to boost domestic mineral processing would not work, mining experts said. At a forum organized by independent think tank Stratbase ADR Institute, experts from the academe, government...

    • Posted April 2, 2018
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  • Shortlist Announced: Mines and Money Asia Outstanding Achievement Awards

    Considered to be Asia’s most prestigious mining investment awards and a highlight in the Asian mining calendar, the annual Mines and Money Outstanding Achievement Awards are where ‘the best of the best’ in the Asia Pacific region...

    • Posted March 26, 2018
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  • RunRuno project an example of responsible mining compliance

    By Marcelle P. Villegas During a recent Philippine Mining Club Luncheon at I’M Hotel in Makati, Ian Holzberger discussed the RunRuno Gold- Molybdenum Project of FCF Minerals Corporation. This is a project that is notable for practicing...

    • Posted March 13, 2018
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  • The environmental agenda and OceanaGold

    By Maria Paula Tolentino Mine sites have finite operating lives that is determined by the size and quality of the ore deposit being mined. Minimizing carbon footprint during and after operations is priority and mining companies are...

    • Posted March 13, 2018
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  • Geologists as partners for common good and social justice 

    By Marcelle P. Villegas In late 2017, the Geological Society of the Philippines organised the GEOCON 2017 with the theme “Geologists: Partners for Common Good and Social Justice”. It was a highly successful event with the attendance...

    • Posted March 13, 2018
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