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DENR mandates ISO certification for mining contractors
Mines and Geosciences Bureau, May 19, 2015

Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) recently signed Administrative Order (DAO) 2015-07 mandating all mining contractors to secure the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 14001 Certification.
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PAHRODF awards MGB employees with scholarship grants
Mines and Geosciences Bureau, May 19, 2015

In support of the Philippine Development Plan of the Aquino Administration, the Philippines-Australia Human Resource and Organizational Development Facility (PAHRODF) recently awarded six technical employees of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) with scholarship grants for graduate courses under the Australia Awards Scholarships program of the Australian Government.
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ISO certificate a must for miners
Business News, May 21, 2015

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) recently signed an administrative order mandating all mining contractors to secure certification from the international organization (ISO). In Administrative Order (DAO) 2015-07, all holders of valid and existing Mineral Agreement (MA), as well as Financial or Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA) will be required to get the ISO 14001 Certification.
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Noy’s campaign financier is ‘untouchable’ mining violator
ERWIN TULFO, May 15, 2015

Barely one year into President Noynoy’s administration, local officials and residents of Tubay, Agusan del Norte, complained of the destructive operations of a mining firm in their municipality. With the advent of Matuwid na Daan, the townsfolk were hoping that the illegal mining which began in 2004 would be stopped.
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Abusive mining operator is Noy’s crony, ‘milking cow’
ERWIN TULFO, May 12, 2015

President Noynoy’s ruling Liberal Party (LP) is amassing campaign funds for the elections coming less than a year from today. And, they’re doing it in every which way they can, illegally and unethically, as well as immorally.
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Administrative Order No. 2015-06
Mines and Geosciences Bureau, May 07, 2015

Providing for the revised organization structure and functions of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau pursuant to its approved rationalization plan.
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