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DENR says open-pit mining ban to stay - Inquirer.net;

DENR says open-pit mining ban to stay - Inquirer.net

Inquirer.netDENR says open-pit mining ban to stayInquirer.netDecision on mine closures, suspensions moved to end-August Secretary Roy Cimatu of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said yesterday that he would not lift a ban on open-pit mining imposed in April and that an inter-agency ...and more »

DENR, VACC sign pact vs corruption - The Manila Times;

DENR, VACC sign pact vs corruption - The Manila Times

The Manila TimesDENR, VACC sign pact vs corruptionThe Manila TimesThe Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) have agreed on Monday to work together in getting rid of unscrupulous officials and personnel of the agency. DENR Secretary Roy ...and more »

Ban on open pit mines stay - Tempo

Ban on open pit mines stayTempoThe Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has remained firm not to lift a ban on prospective open pit mines to ensure that the environment will not suffer from further degradation due to irresponsible mining activities. DENR Secretary ...and more »

Ban on open pit mining stays — Cimatu - Philippine Star;

Ban on open pit mining stays — Cimatu - Philippine Star

Philippine StarBan on open pit mining stays — CimatuPhilippine StarThe order banning all prospective open-pit mines in the country will remain in effect and will be taken up at the interagency Mining Industry Coordinating Council, Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu said. Robinson Niñal/Presidential Photo. MANILA ...and more »

Open-pit mining ban stays for now - BusinessWorld Online Edition

Open-pit mining ban stays for nowBusinessWorld Online EditionTHE GOVERNMENT's Environment chief said on Monday he would not lift a ban on open-pit mining imposed in April by his controversial predecessor, as an inter-agency mining council reviews how miners are taxed. Uncertainty persists for the country's ...and more »

DENR's Cimatu says miners' motions for reconsideration still under review - Business Mirror

DENR's Cimatu says miners' motions for reconsideration still under reviewBusiness MirrorThe review of mine closure and suspension orders is still ongoing to give teams ample time to assess the legality of the controversial orders handed down by former Environment Secretary Regina Paz L. Lopez as part of her crackdown against ...and more »

DENR taps VACC to 'spy' on corrupt execs, employees - Business Mirror

DENR taps VACC to 'spy' on corrupt execs, employeesBusiness MirrorIn Photo: Environment Secretary Roy A. Cimatu (left); and Dante Jimenez, founding chairman and president of Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC), show the memorandum of agreement formalizing their partnership in combating corruption and ...and more »

DENR calls for ASEAN's environmental cooperation - Northbound Philippines News Online;

DENR calls for ASEAN's environmental cooperation - Northbound Philippines News Online

Northbound Philippines News OnlineDENR calls for ASEAN's environmental cooperationNorthbound Philippines News OnlineBAGUIO CITY — Environmental Secretary Roy Cimatu is encouraging the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to strengthen the cooperation among its 10 members in protecting the environment. The secretary made the call during the 28th ...and more »

Philippines' environment minister says ban on open-pit mining to stay in place - gulfnews.com

Philippines' environment minister says ban on open-pit mining to stay in placegulfnews.comManila: The Philippines' environment minister Roy Cimatu said on Monday he would not lift a ban on open-pit mining imposed in April in an anti-pollution crackdown, as an inter-agency mining council reviews how miners are taxed in the Philippines ...and more »

Philippines upholds ban on open-pit mining - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release);

Philippines upholds ban on open-pit mining - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)

http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)Philippines upholds ban on open-pit mininghttp://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)The Philippines' Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Roy Cimatu says he would not lift a ban on open-pit mining imposed in April in an anti-pollution crackdown. (Illustrative photo: VNA). Hanoi (VNA) - The Philippines' Environment and Natural ...and more »

Environment chief says ban on open-pit mining to stay - ABS-CBN News;

Environment chief says ban on open-pit mining to stay - ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN NewsEnvironment chief says ban on open-pit mining to stayABS-CBN NewsFILE PHOTO: A view of nickel ore stockpiles at a port in Sta Cruz Zambales in northern Philippines February 8, 2017. Erik De Castro, Reuters. MANILA - (UPDATE 2) Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu said on Monday he would not lift a ban on open-pit ...and more »