Oceanagold - updates

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Environment group hits Oceanagold for operating without gov't contract

Jun 24, 2019 - 9:54 PM

Kalikasan PNE also calls out the environment department for not blocking Oceanagold's application for Financial or Technical Assistance Agreement renewal. Its first FTAA has expired on June 20.

OCEANAGOLD. A mining pit operated by OceanaGold. Image from oceanagold.com

Environmental group urges gov't not to renew OceanaGold's contract

Jun 14, 2019 - 3:04 PM

Kalikasan PNE national coordinator Leon Dulce says the government's decision on Oceanagold for contract renewal will serve as an 'acid test' of its stance on mining

Aerial view of Oceanagold mine’s open pit. Screen grab from Google Maps

[ANALYSIS] Time for Duterte to shut down this mining company

Oct 31, 2018 - 5:24 PM

OceanaGold has not adhered to its commitments under its mining permit and various Philippine laws and regulations

[OPINION] Duterte's new warning to mining companies

Apr 22, 2018 - 8:58 PM

This year is a key time to act on OceanaGold’s reforestation scam and the other problems from mining, given that its current 25-year mining agreement expires in 2019

Nueva Vizcaya officials vow to block renewal of OceanaGold mining permit

Mar 06, 2018 - 6:58 PM

'This mining company has shown bad faith in its dealings with our province, and must no longer be allowed to continue operating for all the sufferings it has brought to our people,' Board Member Flodemonte Gerdan, chairman of the Committee on Environment of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan, says

OCEANAGOLD. A mining pit operated by OceanaGold. Image from oceanagold.com

[OPINION] Can victory over irresponsible mining in Central America spur a win in the PH?

Dec 23, 2017 - 5:14 PM

OceanaGold has been stunningly defeated in El Salvador, at least for the time being. The months to come will determine whether it can be defeated in the Philippines by 2019.

Lopez tells big mining firms to improve community dev’t programs

Dec 30, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Environment Secretary Gina Lopez says she wants the DENR mining firms and the host community to jointly manage the Social Development and Management Program fund

Nueva Vizcaya gov to mining advocates: Benefits just temporary

Sep 09, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Nueva Vizcaya Governor Carlos Padilla says the benefits derived from operations of Australian mining firm OceanaGold Philippines are not enough compared to the safety of the people in his province

OCEANAGOLD IN THE PH. Image from http://www.oceanagold.com/

Lopez vows cancellation of OceanaGold permit in Nueva Vizcaya

Jul 24, 2016 - 3:30 PM

Environment Secretary Gina Lopez says the cancellation of the extension of the exploration permit of the Australian mining firm will end the sufferings of the communities in Nueva Vizcaya

Mining chamber to argue revenue-sharing issue in SC

Jun 27, 2013 - 7:13 PM

The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines wants the Supreme Court to nullify a petition challenging the constitutionality of the revenue sharing provisions of the Mining Act

STOP THE PETITION. The mining chamber wants the Supreme Court to nullify the petition of a group questioning the constitutionality of the Mining Act. File photo from Newsbreak

OceanaGold completes first concentrate shipment

Apr 09, 2013 - 5:56 PM

The Australian miner clears tax hurdles allowing it to ship out 5 000 dry metric tons of gold copper concentrate from Nueva Vizcaya

FIRST SHIPMENT. Australian miner OceanaGold cleared tax hurdles to complete its first concentrates shipment to Japan. Photo from media website of OceanaGold

OceanaGold pays tax, resumes shipment

Mar 14, 2013 - 9:24 AM

Australian miner OceanaGold Corp reluctantly paid excise taxes to proceed with the shipment of ores from its Didipio mine

SETTLEMENT. Miner OceanaGold reluctantly paid taxes so it could proceed with the shipment of ores from this Didipio mine where open pit operations started last December 2012. Photo from media website of OceanaGold

Tax exempt or not? OceanaGold first shipment halted

Feb 26, 2013 - 1:51 AM

Australian miner OceanaGold says no shipment from its Didipio copper gold mine in Nueva Vizcaya amid tax woes

WHEN TO PAY? Tax issues halt Feb. 25 shipment of ores from this Didipio mine where open pit operations started last December 2012. Photo from media website of OceanaGold