Five former Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Directors paid a courtesy call on Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Undersecretary and Concurrent MGB Director Mario Luis J. Jacinto today.
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB), acting as the Philippine Focal Point, started the process of selecting the country’s bet for the first ASEAN Mineral Awards (AMA) for the Recognition of Best Practices in Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Mineral Development thru a consultative meeting with industry leaders and other government heads recently. The AMA is a project of the Special Task Force (STF) under the ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Minerals (ASOMM). The STF consists of... Read more: PH gears up for 1st ASEAN mineral awards
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) is set to participate in the seminar on Sustainable Development and Environmental Conservation for the Mining Sector of the Philippines organized by Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC). Approximately 150 participants from the MGB Central and Regional Offices, Chamber of Mines of the Philippines, Japanese Embassy, Japanese companies and mining stakeholders will meet at the New World Hotel, Makati on January 23, 2017 for the event.... Read more: MGB joins JOGMEC confab
Fourteen technical personnel from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Central and Regional Offices Nos. III, IVB, V, VI, XI, XIII, and CAR, headed by Engr. Rodolfo Velasco, Jr., Chief of the Mine Safety, Environment and Social Development Division, participated in the special program conducted by the Mine Reclamation Corporation (MIRECO) entitled “Mine Hazard Prevention/Reclamation Technology and Policy Exchange Program” from December 15-21, 2016 in South Korea. The objective of the... Read more: MGB personnel attend MIRECO mine reclamation program