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MINING PHILIPPINES: Philippines will lift moratorium

2011-9-14  MINING PHILIPPINES: Philippines will lift moratorium on mining applications. Philippines will resume accepting and processing mining applications to attract foreign investors into the country, a senior government official said on Wednesday.

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Philippines lifts moratorium on new mining

2021-4-15  MANILA, April 15 (Xinhua) -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has lifted the nine-year moratorium on new mining agreements to maximize the country's benefit from the industry, the presidential office said on Thursday.

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Gov't lifts moratorium on new mining agreements

2021-4-15  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 directive signed by President...

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Philippines lifts moratorium on new mining projects ...

2021-4-15  Mining is a highly contentious issue in the Philippines after past cases of environmental mismanagement have fueled a strong lobby against the industry led by local governments, legislators, advocacy groups and the Catholic Church.. Activist group Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) has earlier called on the president to stop mine operations and enforce the suspension and closure orders issued by the ...

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Duterte lifts moratorium on new mining agreements –

2021-4-15  In 2018, Duterte lifted a 2-year moratorium on approving mining exploration permits to help determine the potential of some prospects in the Philippines, the world’s No. 2 nickel ore exporter. The President has repeatedly criticized miners for polluting rivers and destroying forests.

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Lifting of 9-year moratorium on new mining deals

2021-4-15  After nearly a decade, the government might finally see an increase in the revenue contribution of the mining sector following President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to lift the moratorium on new mining projects. In a statement on Thursday, the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines

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‘Complete turnaround’: Philippines’ Duterte lifts ban

2021-4-15  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 expected to ease the entry of at least 291 existing mining applications, escalating threats to the

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Duterte lifts 9-year ban on new mining deals Inquirer

2021-4-16  President Duterte lifted on Wednesday the nine-year moratorium on new mining agreements to boost government revenue, create more jobs and prop up the pandemic-battered economy.

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Mindanao diocese slams lifting of moratorium on new

2021-4-22  The Diocese of Marbel in the southern Philippine region of Mindanao assailed the decision of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to lift the moratorium on new mining contracts. “This is a short-sighted solution,” said Bishop Cerilo Casicas of Marbel, adding that the president’s order favors businesses rather than the environment.

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Big miners seek moratorium lifting – Manila Bulletin

2020-9-7  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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Lifting of 9-year moratorium on new mining deals

2021-4-15  After nearly a decade, the government might finally see an increase in the revenue contribution of the mining sector following President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to lift the moratorium on new mining projects. In a statement on Thursday, the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines said a “major roadblock” to the potential of the mining industry []

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Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining ...

2021-4-15  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 projects –in place for nearly nine years– in this time of great national difficulty as a result of the Covid-19 ...

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Duterte lifts moratorium on new mining agreements ...

2021-4-15  Mining companies had called on the government to lift the suspension on new mining agreements and the use of open pits to help promote economic growth in the pandemic-hit country. The Philippines is the second biggest supplier of nickel ore to top buyer China, after Indonesia, where it is used to produce stainless steel.

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Duterte lifts 9-year ban on new mining deals Inquirer

2021-4-16  President Duterte lifted on Wednesday the nine-year moratorium on new mining agreements to boost government revenue, create more jobs and prop up the pandemic-battered economy.

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Philippines’ Duterte lifts ban on new mining permits ...

2021-4-16  President Rodrigo Duterte has issued an order to lift a nine-year moratorium on granting new mining permits in the Philippines. The order is expected to ease the entry of at least 291 existing mining applications, escalating threats to the environment and its defenders, anti-mining

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Mindanao diocese slams lifting of moratorium on new

2021-4-22  The Diocese of Marbel in the southern Philippine region of Mindanao assailed the decision of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to lift the moratorium on new mining contracts. “This is a short-sighted solution,” said Bishop Cerilo Casicas of Marbel, adding that the president’s order favors businesses rather than the environment.

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Philippines lifts nine-year ban on new mines to boost ...

2021-4-15  The Philippines, the top supplier of nickel ore to China and a major producer of copper and gold, imposed the moratorium while the government worked on legislation to boost the state's share of ...

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Duterte lifts suspension on new mining deals; DENR

2021-4-15  Mining companies earlier called on the government to lift the suspension on new mining agreements and the use of open pits to help promote economic growth in the pandemic-hit country. The country earlier fell into recession after the pandemic lockdown weakened the economy and led to a rise in unemployment and hunger.

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Duterte Lifts 9-Year Ban On New Mining Projects

2021-4-16  “The MGB-DENR, the mining industry, and the mining investors among others who were awaiting this EO that will lift the moratorium on the processing of new mining projects are elated that the mining sector’s proposal to contribute to the economic recovery of the country during this pandemic is heeded and supported by the highest executive ...

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Miners toast end to Philippines mining deal

2021-4-20  Miners toast end to Philippines mining deal moratorium . Mining is on the up in the Philippines following president Rodrigo Duterte’s decision last week to rescind a nine-year moratorium

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Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining ...

2021-4-15  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 projects –in place for nearly nine years– in this time of great national difficulty as a result of the Covid-19 ...

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Duterte lifts suspension on new mining deals; DENR

2021-4-15  Mining companies earlier called on the government to lift the suspension on new mining agreements and the use of open pits to help promote economic growth in the pandemic-hit country. The country earlier fell into recession after the pandemic lockdown weakened the economy and led to a rise in unemployment and hunger.

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Miners’ groups welcome lifting of ban on new mining ...

2021-4-15  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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Miners toast end to Philippines mining deal

2021-4-20  Miners toast end to Philippines mining deal moratorium . Mining is on the up in the Philippines following president Rodrigo Duterte’s decision last week to rescind a nine-year moratorium

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Duterte Lifts 9-Year Ban On New Mining Projects

2021-4-16  “The MGB-DENR, the mining industry, and the mining investors among others who were awaiting this EO that will lift the moratorium on the processing of new mining projects are elated that the mining sector’s proposal to contribute to the economic recovery of the country during this pandemic is heeded and supported by the highest executive ...

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Moratorium on mining projects lifted - msn

2021-4-16  Anti-mining group Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) said in a statement Thursday that the decision to lift the moratorium on mineral agreement is treachery against future Filipino generations.

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Philippine miners call for end of ban on big ... -

2018-6-27  The government should similarly lift the moratorium on approving new big-scale mines, said Dante Bravo, president of Global Ferronickel Holdings Inc,

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Clergy press return of mining moratorium – The

Catholic Church leaders on Saturday appealed to President Duterte to reconsider his move lifting the nine-year ban on new mining projects.. Caritas Philippines, the social action arm of the Catholic Church, spearheaded the call for the return of the moratorium on new mining agreements, saying that mining operations would do more harm than good.

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Australia envoy lauds lifting of mining ban Philstar

2021-5-5  MANILA, Philippines — The Australian government has lauded the Philippines’ move to lift the nine-year ban on new mining projects, noting this would help in the latter’s recovery.

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The mining industry can save the economy - MSN

2020-12-13  All taxes considered, mining companies in the Philippines are made to pay an effective tax rate of between 70% to 72%, according to the Chamber

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