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No large-scale mining on landslide site-MGB

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here is no actual large-scale mining operations nearby in the landslide site of Sitio Diat, Uno Barangay Napnapan, Pantukan town Compostela Valley Province. Engineer Edilberto Ariza, regional director of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau-XI said that contrary to allegations of large-scale mining

activities in the area there are currently no large scale extractions in the site. However Ariza said that premining feasibility studies are being undertaken by large mining companies in the area. Ariza said that 3,000 hectares in Napnapan has been awarded as a Mineral Products Sharing Agreement (MPSA) area to Napnapan Mining Corporation for the possible extraction of copper and gold deposits and about 1,500 hectares in barangay Kingking have been awarded as MPSA to Nationwide Development Corporation (NADECOR). Nadecor has teamed up with St, Augustine Mining Corporation which Tuesday, January 10, 2012

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One Mindanao - January 10, 2012  

An Electronic News Magazine of PIA Mindanao

One Mindanao - January 10, 2012  

An Electronic News Magazine of PIA Mindanao

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