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OPERATION "PAGSASARA NG MINAHAN": RESPONSE TO THE UNABATED ILLEGAL MINING OPERATIONS OF CHINESE NATIONALS

Friday, 24 August 2018

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. V (MGB RO V), staged an enforcement operation in Casalugan, Paracale, Camarines Norte to eradicate illegal small-scale operation after information of illegal mining operation done by Chinese nationals. Together with other enforcement agencies, the ... Read more »
NEW STANDARDIZED MONITORING GUIDELINES FOR MINING PERMITS/ CONTRACTS

Thursday, 23 August 2018

The mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) embarks on a stricter and a standardized monitoring and rating/ scorecards of Mining Permit/ Contracts pursuant to MGB Memorandum Circular No. 2018-02. On July 31 - August 03, 2018, a workshop was held in Rembrandt Hotel, Quezon City attended by the division and ... Read more »
MGB-V CONDUCTED TRAINING/SEMINAR FOR SMALL SCALE MINERS AND OPERATORS

Wednesday, 08 August 2018

Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. V in partnership with The BAN Toxics (BT) through the Mine Safety Environment and Social Development Division and Mine Management Division conducted a two-day training/seminar on June 21-22, 2018 held at Brgy. Malaya, Labo, Camarines Norte and Brgy. ... Read more »
IEC CAMPAIGN ON RESPONSIBLE MINING AND GEOLOGIC HAZARDS

Wednesday, 08 August 2018

To promote responsible mining, appraise geologic hazards and strengthen partnership from educational institutions, two sets of IEC campaigns was held by Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. V at Tabaco National High School (TNHS) and Bicol University College of Social Science and Philosophy ... Read more »
2018 NATIONAL DISASTER RESILIENCE MONTH: RUN FOR RESILIENCE

Monday, 23 July 2018

A race and fun run activity dubbed as R4R: Run for Resilience commenced the start of the Joint Opening Ceremony of the Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council-Bicol together with the City of Legazpi in observance with the 2018 National Disaster Resilience Month. Participated by two ... Read more »
BIODIVERSITY CHALLENGE SEASON 6

Monday, 23 July 2018

Figure 1. MGB-V personnel (first three persons from left) received their certificates and medallions after completing the race together with Ms. Angela Marie Pacres (fourth from lef)t, Tourism Officer of LGU Daraga, Mr. Florentino Flores of UBS Marketing and Dir. Crisanta Marlene Rodrigues of ... Read more »
1:10,000 COASTAL GEOHAZARD SURVEY IN PALAWAN

Monday, 23 July 2018

A team of geologists composed of Senior Geologists Mark Niño L. Miraballes & Rojelon Amata and Geologists I Barry Barajas & Christian Coralde from MGB-V conducted 1:10,000 Scale Coastal Geohazard survey in the Municipalities of Taytay, El Nido, Araceli and Linapacan, Palawan. The Coastal Geohazard ... Read more »
TURNOVER OF SCHOOL BAGS

Monday, 23 July 2018

MGB-V OIC, Regional Director Guillermo A. Molina, distributed 50 school bags for the pupils from Oas North Central School. The school bags were provided by Masbate Gold Project from Puro, Aroroy, Masbate. Read more »

Articles

MASBATE GOLD CITED AS BEST MINE SITE
by Louise Maureen Simeon, Philippine Star - Wednesday, 11 April 2018
Government wants more than just taxes from miners, eyes fair revenue-sharing scheme
by Jonathan L. Mayuga, BusinessMirror - Tuesday, 06 February 2018
Ban on Open Pit Mining Remains — Palace
by Nestor Corrales, INQUIRER.net - Tuesday, 21 November 2017