Itogon mining - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Itogon mining


Cimatu orders stop to Cordillera small-scale mining after Ompong landslides

Sep 17, 2018 - 1:47 PM

Itogon Mayor Victorio Palangdan appeals to the Environment Secretary not to stop all the operations and to consult local governments and mining stakeholders first

CASUALTY. Rescuers retrieved a body buried by landslides inside a mining bunkhouse in Itogon, Benguet on September 17, 2018. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

2 Benguet miners die after being trapped in tunnel

Aug 07, 2015 - 9:24 PM

The small scale miners were trapped for 16 hours before rescuers found their bodies

A filmmaker's Christmas wish

Dec 21, 2014 - 4:00 PM

It shouldn’t be just an emotion of compassion That compassion has to be propelled into action we need to act