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Best practices in protecting environment, mining communities highlighted in 1st #MineResponsibility MIMAROPA Stakeholders' Forum

Responsible and sustainable mining practices of the MIMAROPA minerals industry took spotlight in the inaugural #MineResponsibility MIMAROPA Stakeholders’ Forum: The Future is Mine, September 16-17, via the Zoom platform and Facebook Live.

Spearheaded by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region, this two-day forum gathered key industry players, government agencies, local government units, civil society organizations, private sector, academe, and the media to tackle the pressing...

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IN PHOTOS: Oath-taking of newly hired, promoted MGB MIMAROPA employees

Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Regional Director Glenn Marcelo Noble administered the oath-taking of newly hired and promoted employees, September 8.

MGB MIMAROPA RD Noble administers the oath of office of Engr. Kenneth Solidum (Engineer III), and Geologists Joseph William Villas (Geologist II) and Aldeth Garas (Geologist II).

MGB MIMAROPA RD Noble and Geosciences Division Chief Edwin Mojares join Villas and Garas, the newly hired employees for Geologist II positions.

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MGB MIMAROPA to hold 2021 #MineResponsibility Stakeholders’ Forum

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region invites the public to the upcoming 2021 #MineResponsibility Stakeholders’ Forum on September 16-17, 8:00 am to 12:00 nn, via the Zoom platform and Facebook live.

This two-day forum will center on how the MGB, partner agencies, companies, and other stakeholders address the issues and concerns in mining in the MIMAROPA Region.

Topics on environmental protection and enhancement; protection and sustainable development of mine workers,...

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MGB MIMAROPA joins training on gender-responsive behavior changes to address climate change

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Regional Gender and Development (GAD) Focal Point and Information Officer participated in the virtual Training on Gender-Responsive Behavior Changes to Address Climate Change, September 30-October 1, via Zoom platform.

Spearheaded by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources GAD Office, this two-day training-workshop sought to “enhance the skills of the Agency’s Regional GAD Focal Points and information officers in communicating the...

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MGB MIMAROPA participates in MinECon 2021

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region joined other mining industry professionals and stakeholders in the country for the 6th Mining Engineers’ Convention 2021 (MinECon 2021), October 8-9, via Zoom webinar.

Organized by the Philippine Society of Mining Engineers Inc., this year’s theme, “Mineral Development – Key to Economic Recovery of the Country,” highlighted the vital contributions of the mineral extractive industries in the country’s economic recovery amid the COVID-19...

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Q3 2021 MIMAROPA Mine Rehabilitation Fund Committee virtual meetings held

The Mine Rehabilitation Fund Committees (MRFC) of operating large-scale mining and mineral processing companies in Palawan gathered for the series of virtual meetings for the third quarter of 2021, September 22-24.

Members for Berong Nickel Corporation, Citinickel Mines and Development Corporation, Coral Bay Nickel Corporation, Graymont (Philippines) Inc., and Rio Tuba Nickel Mining Corporation discussed the highlights and results of the first semester validation of the Multi-Partite...

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