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2021-5-14  Thu Lifting Of Mining Moratorium Urged. Apr 15 2021 april 15 2021 alyansa tigil mina atm is greatly shocked and deeply dismayed by the issuance of malacanang of executive order 130 lifting the moratorium on new mineral agreements this is a betrayal of the duterte administration against the legacy of former denr secretary gina lopez and treachery against the future generations of filipinos.

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Caritas Philippines urges Duterte to reconsider the ...

2021-4-16  Caritas Philippines has urged President Duterte to reconsider the lifting of the mining moratorium.

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Caritas Philippines urges Duterte to reconsider the ...

2021-4-16  Caritas Philippines has urged President Duterte to reconsider the lifting of the mining moratorium. "The Catholic Church, through Caritas Philippines, the Eco-Convergence and the CBCP National Laudato Si Program strongly enjoin President Duterte to reconsider the lifting of the mining moratorium," Kidapawan Bishop Jose Colin Bagaforo, Caritas Philippines national director said, in a

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Government asked to recall order lifting a moratorium on ...

2021-4-16  The Environmental Legal Assistance Center (ELAC) has urged President Rodrigo Duterte to recall its order lifting the moratorium on new mining projects, citing its negative overall impact on the environment. The new EO, among others, increases the excise tax from 2% to 4% as contained in Republic Act (RA) 10963 or the “TRAIN law” which is ...

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Lifting of mining nine-year ban outrageous, group says

2021-4-16  Greenpeace Philippines has lamented Friday the lifting of mining nine-year ban calling it “outrageous.” “At a time when governments need to enable a green and just recovery for the people, the lifting of the moratorium on new mining agreements is outrageous,” said Greenpeace Country Director Lea Guerrero in a statement.

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Diocese of Marbel bemoans Duterte’s lifting of mining ...

2021-4-16  EO 130, signed on April 14 but was made public the next day, lifted Section 4 of EO 79, which prohibits the granting of mineral agreements until a new legislation rationalizing existing revenue sharing schemes and mechanisms shall have taken effect. Former President Benigno Aquino III issued EO

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Duterte lifts moratorium on mineral agreements ...

2021-4-15  MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte has issued an executive order (EO) lifting the nine-year moratorium on mineral agreements to spur economic growth and support projects and programs of the government.

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Moratorium on mining projects lifted BusinessWorld

2021-4-16  “Lifting the moratorium on mining without domestic industries to process and use the minerals will just mean that the most significant value-added from our finite mineral resources will keep going to foreign firms, industries and economies,” Ibon

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News and Public Notices - Autonomous Bougainville

2021-2-26  The statement was made by ABG Minister for Mining Hon. Rodney Osioko in parliament this week regarding the Manetai Limestone Project. Minister Osioko delivered his statement to parliament this week to seek the views of the House on the issue of the lifting of the Moratorium

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Lifting on moratorium of small-scale mining sought ...

2021-7-28  LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – The provincial government requested the environment department to immediately lift the existing moratorium on the operations of small-scale mining in the Cordillera because of the dire need of the people for

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Moratorium on mining projects lifted - Captain Of Success

2021-4-15  A view of nickel ore stockpiles at DMCI Mining Corp.’s mine in Sta. Cruz, Zambales, Feb. 7, 2017. — REUTERS/ERIK DE CASTRO By Kyle Aristophere T. Atienza, Reporter PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo R. Duterte finally lifted the nine-year moratorium on new mineral agreements, in a bid to boost revenues as the country recovers from the pandemic.

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Lifting mining moratorium ‘short-sighted,’ says South ...

2021-4-22  Lifting mining moratorium ‘short-sighted,’ says South Cotabato bishop By: Bong S. Sarmiento - @inquirerdotnet Inquirer Mindanao / 09:19 PM April 22, 2021

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Lifting of mining nine-year ban outrageous, group says

2021-4-16  Greenpeace Philippines has lamented Friday the lifting of mining nine-year ban calling it “outrageous.” “At a time when governments need to enable a green and just recovery for the people, the lifting of the moratorium on new mining agreements is outrageous,” said Greenpeace Country Director Lea Guerrero in a statement.

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Moratorium on mining projects lifted BusinessWorld

2021-4-16  Moratorium on mining projects lifted. A view of nickel ore stockpiles at DMCI Mining Corp.’s mine in Sta. Cruz, Zambales, Feb. 7, 2017. — REUTERS/ERIK DE CASTRO. PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo R. Duterte fi nally lifted the nine-year moratorium

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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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Gov't lifts moratorium on new mining agreements

2021-4-15  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 Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday.

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Mixed reactions to lifting of bauxite mining moratorium

2019-2-19  The government's decision to lift the moratorium on bauxite mining on April 1 has received mixed reactions from industry players and the people of Kuantan.. Several industry players said they welcomed the decision, and described it as a huge relief after a tedious three-year waiting period, while the public expressed their concern on the side effects of the mining activity.

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Philippine church leaders, environmentalists against ...

Lifting mining moratorium ‘short-sighted,’ says South Cotabato bishop Bong S. Sarmiento ... Last month, the local government of Tampakan urged the provincial legislature to lift the ban on open-pit mining. More flash floods, more deaths Emma Hotchkiss, president of the CanCarMadCarLan Baywatch Foundation, Inc, in Surigao del Sur ...

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News and Public Notices - Autonomous Bougainville

2021-2-26  The statement was made by ABG Minister for Mining Hon. Rodney Osioko in parliament this week regarding the Manetai Limestone Project. Minister Osioko delivered his statement to parliament this week to seek the views of the House on the issue of the lifting of the Moratorium

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Moratorium on mining projects lifted TFA Commercial ...

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. “Lifting the mining moratorium exposes Mr. Duterte’s support for mining projects that will impact our water, food supply, forest, biodiversity, indigenous ...

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EO 130 lifting moratorium on mining 'disconcerting': envi ...

EO 130 lifting moratorium on mining 'disconcerting': envi group Statement of the SOS Yamang Bayan Network on the Issuance of E.O. 130 Months after the pandemic struck, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said the government would pursue mining as

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ATM reaction on the lifting of mining moratorium

2021-4-15  April 15, 2021 Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM) is greatly shocked and deeply dismayed by the issuance of Malacanang of Executive Order 130, lifting the moratorium on new mineral agreements. This is a betrayal of the Duterte administration against the legacy of former DENR Secretary Gina Lopez; and treachery against the future generations of Filipinos.

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Lifting of 9-year moratorium on new mining deals hailed ...

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

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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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"DENR studies possible lifting of ban on open-pit mining ...

2021-6-22  The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is still studying the possible lifting of the ban on open-pit mining, Malacañang said on Thursday. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque clarified that Executive Order No. 130, signed by President Rodrigo Duterte on April 14, does not include a lifting of the ban on open-pit mining. EO 130, which lifts the nine-year moratorium on ...

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Lifting of mining ban hit; group warns of Chinese plunder ...

2021-4-15  Lifting of mining ban hit; group warns of Chinese plunder of minerals April 15, 2021 pamalakayaweb News Release Manila, Philippines – “Duterte’s lifting of moratorium on mining spells certain doom to the environment and the livelihood it provides to marginalized sector.

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How lifting of mining ban will impact industry players ...

2021-4-26  How lifting of mining ban will impact industry players. Last April 14, President Duterte signed Executive Order No. 130, lifting the moratorium on new mining agreements which former President ...

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Palace: Lifting of open-pit mining ban under study

2021-6-17  The lifting of the four-year ban on open-pit mining is being studied by the Department of Environment and National Resources (DENR), Malacañang said

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Bayan Muna: Lifting of ban on mining projects to worsen ...

2021-4-15  Duterte, on Wednesday, April 14, signed Executive Order No. 130 lifting the moratorium on new mineral agreements imposed by his former President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III in 2012. He cited the “economic benefits” of the mining industry to the country and its supposed contribution to government projects such as the massive “Build ...

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