The conglomerate's mining unit is cautiously optimistic as a new chief takes over the Department of Environment and Natural Resources
'In the long term that will help our economy because that will increase the value add of the products,' says Environment Undersecretary Maria Paz Luna
Tabled for discussion, among others, are trade financing plans for the operations of Global Ferronickel’s Ipilan mine and construction of an integrated 200-series stainless steel plant in the country
The department has verified complaints from residents that Ore Asia Mining Development Corporation caused siltation in a river which is a tributary of the Sibul spring
The $50 million acquisition makes it the second largest producer of nickel direct shipping ore in the Philippines after Nickel Asia.
Demand for Indonesian commodities has weakened in the past year but is starting to show signs of recovery as growth in major economies picks up.
Indonesia's energy minister named graft suspect, Indonesia's ranking improvement in WEF's 2014 Global Competitiveness Report, hefty new fines for illegal parkers in Jakarta and more
Newmont expects to soon resume shipments of copper from its huge Batu Hijau mine, which were halted in January
Indonesian terrorist denounces ISIS, Yudhoyono and Jokowi meet for transition talks, a boat explosion in Jakarta's Pulau Seribu and more
Newmont says it hopes its move to withdraw the arbitration filing would help it strike a deal with the government
TVI Pacific is looking to develop the mineral-rich Malusok site in Zamboanga del Norte, but is barred from doing so by a government moratorium
Authorities in Camarines Norte seize iron ore worth US$2-M bound for China
China's slower economic growth target is giving the chills in Australia, especially among mining firms that bank on the Chinese's appetite for iron ore for financial targets