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#MineResponsibility MGB sets 2021 Stakeholders’ Forum

(From the Official Facebook Page of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau)

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) is set to hold an online stakeholders’ forum titled, “Understanding Recent Policy Issuances Relating to Mining,” on June 8-9, 2021, via the Zoom application.

The said virtual forum aims to heighten the awareness of various mining industry stakeholders on recent mining policies issued by the MGB.

All interested participants are requested to register online in the MGB Participant's...

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Environment officials, stakeholders tackle the draft IRR of EO 130 lifting the ban on new mineral agreements

DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu and MGB Director Atty. Wilfredo G. Moncano during the first day of the consultative meeting with representatives from mining companies. (Photo from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau)

Officials from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) met with stakeholders in a two-day consultative meeting via Microsoft Teams on May 19-20 to tackle the provisions of the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR)...

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MGB to hold consultations on IRR of EO 130 lifting ban on new mining agreements

(From the Official Facebook Page of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau)

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) invites mining stakeholders to the two-day consultative meeting scheduled on May 19-20, 2021 via Microsoft Teams for the presentation of the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations for Executive Order (EO) No. 130.

This presidential order, signed by President Rodrigo Duterte in April this year, amended the nine-year-old EO 79 of the Aquino Administration which imposed a moratorium...

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MGB MIMAROPA, Palawan State U host webinar to tackle mining concerns in MIMAROPA Region

Engr. Alvin Requimin together with participants from Palawan State University during the webinar on the MIMAROPA minerals industry.

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region and Palawan State University (PSU) Graduate School collaborated to tackle various mining concerns in the Region through the webinar “Philippine Mining Laws: Implementation and Environmental Implication in Palawan,” May 29, via the Google Meet application.

This webinar, participated by students from PSU,...

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MGB MIMAROPA pays tribute to senior public servants

MGB MIMAROPA Regional Director Glenn Marcelo Noble (far left) and Chief Administrative Officer Bon Kristoffer Gabay (far right) join the senior public servant-awardees.

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region paid tribute to its senior public servants for their dedication and commitment in public service, May 27.

MGB MIMAROPA Regional Director Glenn Marcelo Noble, together with Chief Administrative Officer Bon Kristoffer Gabay, led the awarding of plaques of recognition to...

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MGB MIMAROPA joins Anti-Corruption Manifesto Signing

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region took part in the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources’ (DENR) ceremonial signing of the Anti-Corruption Manifesto during the virtual launch of “Project KASANGGA: Tokhang Laban sa Korapsyon,” May 18.

Led by Environment Secretary Roy A. Cimatu and other senior DENR officials, the Manifesto Signing of Pledge of Cooperation aimed at forging a stronger partnership with the PACC...

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