Semirara Island - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Semirara Island

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Antique records first coronavirus case

Apr 07, 2020 - 10:33 PM

The patient is a 74-year-old man from Parañaque City who arrived in Semirara Island on March 9

Duterte and Sereno, Lopez on Semirara, Arianna Huffington | 12PM wRap

Aug 12, 2016 - 12:00 PM

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Lopez warns Semirara Mining: 'Get your act together'

Aug 12, 2016 - 9:10 AM

The environment department directs the audit team to further assess project area and validate allegation of environmental impacts of the mining operation in Caluya Antique

SEMIRARA MINING. Environment Secretary Gina Lopez talks about her proposal to change her department's processes when it comes to the issuance of environmental compliance certificates. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Green groups: Lopez is 'right choice' for DENR post

Jun 21, 2016 - 4:31 PM

UPDATED But environmentalists also urge Gina Lopez to make a strong statement rejecting environmentally destructive projects her own family is pushing for

Semirara Mining to give P1M each to victims' families in Antique

Jul 20, 2015 - 8:07 PM

We are committed to providing them with the support they need to rebuild their lives says the company whose mining site collapsed burying 9 workers

COLLAPSED. A photo provided by the Philippines Office of Civil Defense in Region VI shows view of an earlier landslide area at the Panian open pit at the Semirara mining site in Caluya, Antique, on February 14, 2013. Another accident in the mining site happened on July 17, 2015.

Fast facts: Who owns Semirara?

Feb 17, 2013 - 4:01 PM

A landslide at a mine site of Semirara the country s largest coal producer kills 5 and leaves 5 more missing Who owns the company? How big is the business?

5TH RICHEST. David M. Consunji's net worth of $2.7 billion in 2012, ranked him the 5th richest man in the Philippines, according to Forbes. Photo taken from DMC's 2011 annual report.