All posts tagged "featured"

  • Chamber of Mines adopts Canadian sustainable mining initiative

    The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP) has moved to formally and officially adopt Canada’s sustainable mining model, Business Mirror reported Monday. The adoption of Toward Sustainable Mining (TSM), a mining-sustainability standard developed by the Mining...

    • Posted December 19, 2017
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  • Mines and Money Asia unwraps in April

    Workshops 3 April 2018 Conference & Exhibition 4 to 6 April 2018 Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre Mines and Money is Asia’s largest mining investment conference and exhibition. Now in its 11th year, it has generated...

    • Posted December 18, 2017
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  • SR Metals, Coral Bay bag PMIEA awards

    SR Metals Inc. (SRMI) and Coral Bay Nickel Corp. (CBNC) bagged this year’s prestigious Presidential Mineral Industry Environmental Award (PMIEA), BusinessMirror reported. The awards, given during the 64th Annual National Mine Safety and Environment Conference in Baguio...

    • Posted December 1, 2017
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  • Filipino miners top Asean Mineral Awards

    Two mining companies operating in the Philippines received accolades during the 17th Asean Senior Officials Meeting on Minerals held at the M Gallery Hotel, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, Manila Standard reported. Rio Tuba, a nickel mining operation...

    • Posted December 1, 2017
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  • Solving the challenge of mine dewatering

    Interview with Ryan Ng, Regional Business Development Manager Dewatering and Rental Business Manager Philippines, Xylem Inc.   Many of the challenges for pumping in mines remain predictable. As mines become more mature, we have to dig deeper,...

    • Posted November 27, 2017
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  • The OceanaGold Story: Bridging the Mining and Agriculture Gap

    By Maria Paula Tolentino   During a visit to Kasibu, Nueva Vizcaya, the Philippine Resources Journal was able to take a five-day immersion in one of the country’s biggest gold producers, OceanaGold Philippines Inc’s Didipio Mine. In...

    • Posted November 22, 2017
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  • Seeing beyond the rhetoric

    By Patricia A. O. Bunye   Patricia A. O. Bunye is a senior partner at Cruz Marcelo & Tenefrancia and head of its mining and energy practice. She is also President of Diwata-Women in Resource Development, Inc....

    • Posted November 22, 2017
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  • DOE signals LNG importation ahead of Malampaya’s end

    With the highly anticipated signing of the Philippine Natural Gas Regulation (PNGR) Framework, the Department of Energy (DOE) has already set off signal on the kick-off of liquefied natural gas (LNG) importation to satiate the country’s energy...

    • Posted November 22, 2017
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  • Duterte threatens to close mines that support rebels

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday threatened to shut down any mine that supports Maoist rebels waging a protracted guerrilla war to overthrow the government, Reuters reported. The Philippines has been in on-again, off-again peace talks with...

    • Posted November 22, 2017
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  • Open Pit Mining Ban – Should the Philippines Jump Onto the Bandwagon?

    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.   Open pit mining or strip mining...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
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