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PMIEA awards outstanding mining projects
November 18, 2014
The Presidential Mineral Industry Environmental Award (PMIEA) recently recognized outstanding levels of dedication, initiative and innovation in the pursuit of excellence in various aspects of mineral utilization such as in exploration, quarry operation, surface and underground operations, mineral processing, and research and development.
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MGB intensifies capacity building for employees
November 18, 2014
Several technical personnel from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) were sent to various training programs abroad to build their functional competencies and enhance their knowledge in their respective fields.
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Government continues action against Illegal Black Sand Mining
November 11, 2014
The Mining Industry Coordinating Council (MICC) recently issued the MICC Resolution No. 4 in an effort to immediately address the issues on black sand mining in the country.
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MGB attends learning event on UACS
November 11, 2014
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB), represented by personnel from its Finance Division led by Ms. Eloisa L. Legaspi, recently attended the three-day "Learning Event on the Unified Accounts Code Structure (UACS)" conducted by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) - Human Resources Development Service (HRDS), together with the Financial Management Service (FMS).
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DAO 2014-06 to address problems on mine closures
November 03, 2014
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Ramon J.P. Paje thru the recommendation of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Director Leo L. Jasareno issued DENR Administrative Order (DAO) 2014-06 allowing operating mines to expand their contract areas subject to certain conditions.
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DENR celebrates 25th National Statistics Month
October 31, 2014
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) dedicated the whole month of October 2014 in celebration of the 25th National Statistics Month with the theme "NSM at 25 and Beyond: Solid and Responsive Philippine Statistical System in Support of Globalization and Regional Economic Integration".
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Uplifted Loon-Maribojoc Terrane to be declared as Geoconservation Site
October 28, 2014
A year ago at 08:12:32 in the morning, a devastating Moment Magnitude (Mw) 7.2 earthquake shook Bohol and neighboring provinces resulting in, among others, the uplift of a portion of the intertidal zone within the municipal waters of Loon and Maribojoc in western Bohol.
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MGB, DOJ, EPJUST II join hands implementing alternative dispute resolution
October 27, 2014
In support of the initiative to apply alternative dispute resolution in quasi judicial agencies like the Mines and Geosciences Bureau, several lawyers, as well as representatives from the technical divisions of the MGB attended the National Validation Workshops on Alternative Dispute Resolution held last 22 September 2014 at Torre Venezia, Timog Avenue, Quezon City.
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MGB FPS conducts workshop for 2016-2018 GAD plans, budget
October 27, 2014
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Focal Point System recently conducted the training/workshop on Strategic Planning for the 2016-2018 Gender and Development (GAD) Plan and Budget and In-depth Training on Attribution of GAD Funds.
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MGBEA Central Office finalizes 2014 MGBEA-MGB CNA
October 24, 2014
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Employees Association (MGBEA) Central Office (CO) recently finalized the new Collective Negotiation Agreement (CNA) between the MGBEA and the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) in hopes of having a new CNA with more benefits and enhanced provisions for employees' on reasonable working conditions.
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