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Philippine Church decries government lifting ban on mining

Apr 21, 2021 “The Catholic Church, through Caritas Philippines, the Eco-Convergence and the CBCP National Laudato si’ Programme,” Bishop Bagaforo said, “strongly enjoin President Duterte to reconsider the lifting of the mining moratorium.” He said the

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Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining

Apr 15, 2021 Since 2010, investor interest in the Philippines has declined. Executive Order 130 will help bring the Philippines back on the investment map,” the group said. Meanwhile, PNIA said the lifting of the moratorium on new mining agreements recognizes the role of the mining industry in economic recovery and development.

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‘Complete turnaround’: Philippines’ Duterte lifts ban on

Apr 15, 2021 MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte has issued an order to lift a nine-year moratorium on granting new mining permits in the Philippines. The order is

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Lifting of ban on open-pit mining seen Philippine Nickel

Jun 08, 2021 Philex Mining’s Silangan Project in Surigao del Norte, valued at $750 million, used to employ an open-pit method but changed its mode of extraction following the ban. Environmental advocates, however, oppose the lifting of the ban saying it will only hasten the environment’s destruction.

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DENR studies possible lifting of ban on open-pit mining

Jun 17, 2021 Open-pit mining is allowed under Philippine law, but Duterte has rejected previous recommendations to lift the ban. The Philippines is the world’s biggest supplier of nickel ore and also among the top producers of copper and gold.

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Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining

Apr 15, 2021 Since 2010, investor interest in the Philippines has declined. Executive Order 130 will help bring the Philippines back on the investment map,” the group said. Meanwhile, PNIA said the lifting of the moratorium on new mining agreements recognizes the role of the mining industry in economic recovery and development.

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Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining

Apr 15, 2021 Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining projects. MANILA The Chamber of Mines in the Philippines (COMP) and the Philippine Nickel Industry Association (PNIA) have lauded the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte to lift the nine-year moratorium on new mining projects. “We welcome the lifting of the moratorium on new mining

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MGB pushes for lifting of open-pit mining ban Philstar

May 21, 2021 MANILA, Philippines — The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) is hoping for the lifting of the ban on open-pit mining as it can help boost the country’s economic recovery. In

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Lifting of open-pit mining ban up to DENR chief PressReader

Jun 08, 2021 Lifting of open-pit mining ban up to DENR chief. 2021-06-08 By Karl R. Ocampo @KAROcampo_. It’s all up to Secretary Roy Cimatu of the Department of Environmen­t and Natural Resources (DENR) to allow the resumption of open-pit mining in the country after a four-year ban. The Mines and Geoscience­s Bureau has forwarded to Cimatu for his

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Miners group lauds lifting of 9-year ban on new mining

Apr 15, 2021 Miners group lauds lifting of 9-year ban on new mining deals. The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines, the umbrella organization of mining, mineral quarrying and processing companies in the country, of Thursday cheered the lifting of the nine-year ban on new mining projects. “A major roadblock to the huge potential of the Philippine mining

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Philippine mines bureau head expects lifting of open-pit

May 20, 2021 The head of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) in the Philippines on Thursday told Reuters he expected a four-year-old ban on open-pit mining to

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UPDATE 1-Philippine mines bureau boss sees end to open-pit

May 20, 2021 Open-pit mining is a globally accepted method and one of safest, Moncano said. Lifting the ban will pave the way for several big-ticket projects to take off, such as the $5.9 billion Tampakan

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Mining and oil stocks soar on lifting of exploration ban

Oct 16, 2020 Mining and oil stocks soar on lifting of exploration ban in West Philippine Sea. MANILA, Philippines — Mining and oil stocks roared on Friday, with

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The 2019 State of Philippine Mining Regulatory Environment

Jan 30, 2019 The Philippines is known for its rich reserves in copper, gold and nickel with about 9 million hectares out of the total land area of 30 million hectares identified as having high mineral potential. While the MICC is ready to propose the lifting of the open pit mining ban for as long as mining laws are strictly enforced, the Philippine

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Groups dismayed at the lifting of mining ban Manila Standard

Apr 16, 2021 Groups dismayed at the lifting of mining ban. Caritas Philippines with the lead dioceses of the Eco-Convergence hubs in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao and the conveners of the CBCP National Laudato Si Program expressed dismay over the lifting of the nine-year mining moratorium by President Rodrigo Duterte. Executive Order 130 amended EO 79 issued

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Lifting of ban on open-pit mining seen Philippine Nickel

Jun 08, 2021 Philex Mining’s Silangan Project in Surigao del Norte, valued at $750 million, used to employ an open-pit method but changed its mode of extraction following the ban. Environmental advocates, however, oppose the lifting of the ban saying it will only hasten the environment’s destruction.

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Big miners seek moratorium lifting Manila Bulletin

Sep 07, 2020 To aid recovery (MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) It’s going to be a long shot, but some of the country’s biggest mining companies had sought President Rodrigo Duterte’s approval for certain policy changes in the mining sector, including the lifting of moratorium on new mining projects as well as the ban on open-pit mine stressing this should help the domestic economy recover faster.

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Gov't lifts moratorium on new mining agreements

Apr 15, 2021 Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, April 15) — The government can now enter into new mineral mining agreements as long as the deals comply with local laws, according to a

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DENR studies possible lifting of ban on open-pit mining

Jun 17, 2021 Open-pit mining is allowed under Philippine law, but Duterte has rejected previous recommendations to lift the ban. The Philippines is the world’s biggest supplier of nickel ore and also among the top producers of copper and gold.

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Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining

Apr 15, 2021 Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining projects. MANILA The Chamber of Mines in the Philippines (COMP) and the Philippine Nickel Industry Association (PNIA) have lauded the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte to lift the nine-year moratorium on new mining projects. “We welcome the lifting of the moratorium on new mining

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Lifting of open-pit mining ban up to DENR chief PressReader

Jun 08, 2021 Lifting of open-pit mining ban up to DENR chief. 2021-06-08 By Karl R. Ocampo @KAROcampo_. It’s all up to Secretary Roy Cimatu of the Department of Environmen­t and Natural Resources (DENR) to allow the resumption of open-pit mining in the country after a four-year ban. The Mines and Geoscience­s Bureau has forwarded to Cimatu for his

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Borongan bishop warns lifting mining ban to worsen

Apr 27, 2021 Borongan bishop warns lifting mining ban to worsen environment crisis. Borongan Bishop Crispin Varquez on Tuesday warned that allowing more mining contracts in the Philippines would worsen the environmental crisis in the country. Varquez made the statement after President Rodrigo Duterte lifted the prohibition on allowing new mining agreements

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Gov't lifts moratorium on new mining agreements

Apr 15, 2021 Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, April 15) — The government can now enter into new mineral mining agreements as long as the deals comply with local laws, according to a

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PSEi gets lift from end of mining ban

Apr 15, 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Local shares gained more ground yesterday, lifted by mining stocks which cheered the news that government is now allowing new mining projects after a

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Groups dismayed at the lifting of mining ban Manila Standard

Apr 16, 2021 Groups dismayed at the lifting of mining ban. Caritas Philippines with the lead dioceses of the Eco-Convergence hubs in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao and the conveners of the CBCP National Laudato Si Program expressed dismay over the lifting of the nine-year mining moratorium by President Rodrigo Duterte. Executive Order 130 amended EO 79 issued

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Big miners seek moratorium lifting Manila Bulletin

Sep 07, 2020 To aid recovery (MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) It’s going to be a long shot, but some of the country’s biggest mining companies had sought President Rodrigo Duterte’s approval for certain policy changes in the mining sector, including the lifting of moratorium on new mining projects as well as the ban on open-pit mine stressing this should help the domestic economy recover faster.

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The 2019 State of Philippine Mining Regulatory Environment

Jan 30, 2019 The Philippines is known for its rich reserves in copper, gold and nickel with about 9 million hectares out of the total land area of 30 million hectares identified as having high mineral potential. While the MICC is ready to propose the lifting of the open pit mining ban for as long as mining laws are strictly enforced, the Philippine

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Exclusive: Tampakan, other giant mines CNN Philippines

Apr 26, 2021 The P2.065-per-share price is a five-year high for the stock, unmatched since then even as Alsons shares gained recently in the wake of the lifting of the moratorium on new mining permits.

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Lifting mining moratorium ‘short-sighted,’ says South

Apr 22, 2021 Lifting mining moratorium ‘short-sighted,’ says South Cotabato bishop. KORONADAL CITY—The head of the Catholic Church in South Cotabato, where Southeast Asia’s largest known copper and

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Mining sector cheers over EO 130 Manila Bulletin

Apr 15, 2021 The mining sector lauded President Rodrigo Duterte’s latest move to issue Executive Order (EO) 130, lifting the moratorium on new mining projects under EO 79 of the Aquino Administration. In a statement, Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP), an organization of some of the country’s largest mining operations, reiterated that EO 79 is

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How lifting of mining ban will impact industry players

Apr 26, 2021 Last April 14, President Duterte signed Executive Order No. 130, lifting the moratorium on new mining agreements which former President Benigno Aquino III put in place in 2012. This development is

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Philippine plan to lift open-pit mining ban draws flak

Oct 25, 2017 A plan to lift a ban on open-pit mining in the Philippines has drawn strong opposition from environmental activists, including the social action arm of the country's Catholic bishops. Father Edwin Gariguez, executive secretary of Caritas Philippines, said lifting the ban is a "backward step in government policy" to protect the environment.

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