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MGB MIMAROPA Regional Director turnover ceremony held

Outgoing MGB MIMAROPA Regional Director Engr. Glenn Marcelo C. Noble and incoming OIC Regional Director Dr. Edwin M. Mojares during the turnover ceremony.


The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region officially welcomed its new OIC Regional Director, Dr. Edwin M. Mojares, in a hybrid turnover ceremony, January 14.

This comes following the designation of outgoing MGB MIMAROPA Regional Director, Engr. Glenn Marcelo C. Noble, as OIC Director of the Policy and Planning Service in...

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MGB authorizes mining firms to realign funds to aid communities hit by Typhoon ‘Odette’

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) tapped mining companies in the country to extend assistance to affected communities following the onslaught of Typhoon “Odette.”

Pursuant to Memorandum Circular No. 2021-011, “Realignment of Social Development and Management Program’s Unutilized Funds to Support Affected Impact and Non-Impact Communities due to Typhoon Odette” dated December 20, 2021, all MGB Regional Offices are being authorized to allow the realignment of the mining companies’...

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2021 Presidential Mineral Industry Environmental Award Palawan mines recognized for environmental protection, mine safety efforts

Palawan mining and mineral processing firms were recognized for their environmentally and socially responsible operations as they were hailed winners of the 2021 Presidential Mineral Industry Environmental Award (PMIEA), Best Mining Forest Contest, and Safest Mines Awards.

The awards, conferred during the November 26 hybrid awarding ceremony, are in recognition of the initiatives and exemplary achievements in terms of safety and health, environmental management, reforestation, and social...

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The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region will implement reduced workforce until January 21, 2022 amid stricter Alert Level 3 restrictions, and due to some employees who were either confirmed or exposed to COVID-19. 

In this regard, clients are strongly encouraged to transact/submit their applications, reportorial requirements, and other requests online via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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IN PHOTOS: MGB MIMAROPA holds 2021 Year-End Assessment

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region held its annual Year-End Assessment to assess the accomplishment of programs and activities of the Regional Office, and its technical personnel embedded in Provincial and Community Environment and Natural Resources Offices in the five MIMAROPA provinces for CY 2021, December 21.