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Medialdea stops add'l mine trust fund - Manila Bulletin;

Medialdea stops add'l mine trust fund - Manila Bulletin

Manila BulletinMedialdea stops add'l mine trust fundManila BulletinExecutive Secretary Salvador Medialdea had asked Environment Secretary Regina Paz Lopez to stop requiring suspended mining companies to have an additional trust fund of P2 million per hectare before they could be allowed to export their stockpiles.and more »

Mine review proceeds amid Cabinet row - BusinessWorld Online Edition

Mine review proceeds amid Cabinet rowBusinessWorld Online EditionTHE NEW review of mining projects nationwide can now proceed unhindered as Environment Secretary Regina Paz L. Lopez yesterday signaled qualified support, even as she bared a spat over the issue with a fellow Cabinet member. DENR Secretary ...and more »

Duterte: I agree with Lopez on 'mine-free' Philippines - ABS-CBN News;

Duterte: I agree with Lopez on 'mine-free' Philippines - ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN NewsDuterte: I agree with Lopez on 'mine-free' PhilippinesABS-CBN NewsLopez has been criticized by the mining sector for ordering the closure of several mines and suspending mineral sharing agreements. Duterte, however, has not changed his mind about Lopez. He said, he was initially hesitant about this proposal, considering ...and more »

Medialdea: Order vs Lopez meant to prevent environment damage - Rappler;

Medialdea: Order vs Lopez meant to prevent environment damage - Rappler

RapplerMedialdea: Order vs Lopez meant to prevent environment damageRapplerDEFENDING 'STAY ORDER.' Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea (left) attends the 'Dutertenomics' forum with other Cabinet officials, including Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III. Malacañang file photo. MANILA, Philippines – Executive Secretary ...and more »

Lopez questions reversal of trust fund requirement for mining firms - Philippine Star;

Lopez questions reversal of trust fund requirement for mining firms - Philippine Star

Philippine StarLopez questions reversal of trust fund requirement for mining firmsPhilippine StarLopez said Medialdea has overturned her order requiring mining firms to put up a trust fund before they can export ore stockpiles. Malacañang Photo Bureau/King Rodriguez, file. MANILA, Philippines — Environment Secretary Gina Lopez is clashing with ...and more »

Lopez hits Medialdea for 'counteracting' order on mine stockpile - Rappler;

Lopez hits Medialdea for 'counteracting' order on mine stockpile - Rappler

RapplerLopez hits Medialdea for 'counteracting' order on mine stockpileRappler'He's going against the very spirit of the Duterte administration, which is to help the poor. So I'm not really happy about this at all,' says Environment Secretary Gina Lopez of the actions of the senior Palace official ...and more »

Chamber of Mines: Lopez reappointment as DENR chief 'unfortunate' - Philippine Star;

Chamber of Mines: Lopez reappointment as DENR chief 'unfortunate' - Philippine Star

Philippine StarChamber of Mines: Lopez reappointment as DENR chief 'unfortunate'Philippine StarThe Chamber of Mines of the Philippines said Environment Secretary Gina Lopez is painting the mining industry as an "environmental rapist." King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo, File. MANILA, Philippines — The country's mining industry finds the ...and more »