Semirara Mining and Power Corporation - updates

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Semirara sees slower income growth in 2018 over plant shutdowns

May 14, 2018 - 1:10 PM

With the shutdown of some plants, Semirara started buying replacement power from the Wholesale Electricity Spot Market in the last week of March, which had minimal impact on its 1st quarter earnings

Mining stocks fall as Senate approves nearly 3,000% coal tax hike

Nov 28, 2017 - 8:45 PM

Isidro Consunji, chairman of Semirara Mining and Power Corporation, says it would be 'discriminatory' if coal is singled out

The simple life of David M. Consunji

Sep 11, 2017 - 3:05 PM

To know David M Consunji was to know a simple truth: he concerned himself most with those who mattered to him

INSTITUTION. Pictured rightmost of the photo is David M. Consunji, who was called the father of contemporary construction in the Philippines. Photo from company website

DMCI founder David Consunji dies

Sep 05, 2017 - 6:25 AM

UPDATED David Consunji the Philippines 6th richest man established DMCI in 1954 and turned it into one of the top conglomerates in the country

Semirara says open-pit mining ban won't affect operations

May 02, 2017 - 8:55 PM

The mining and power firm is also set to export coal to Japan for the first time as it prepares to boost its annual coal exports to 16 million metric tons

Real estate, water drag DMCI Holdings' net income

Nov 11, 2016 - 3:56 PM

The suspension of DMCI Mining s two operating units also contribute to the group s sluggish earnings

SHAKY EXISTENCE. Torre de Manila, one of DMCI Homes' projects, is still hounded by controversy. Photo from DMCI Homes website

DENR to Semirara Mining: Explain alleged Molave Coal violation

Aug 16, 2016 - 1:25 PM

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources issues a show cause order to Semirara Mining and Power Corporation over its Molave Coal Mine Expansion Project

'NON-COMPLIANCE.' DENR says Semirara Mining's Molave Coal expansion deal did not comply with one of the conditions in its ECC. Shutterstock image

Lopez: Clean energy is the way to go

Aug 14, 2016 - 3:03 PM

Environment Secretary Gina Lopez says government plans to create models and choose certain areas where we go just renewable

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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

DTI ends 2015 with 3% surge in domestic, foreign investments

Jan 07, 2016 - 4:54 PM

The agency also expects a 5 hike in approved investments in 2016 to be driven by BPO services manufacturing

HIGH NOTE. DTI opens 2016 with a high note by reporting higher approved domestic and foreign investments last year. Former DTI Secretary Gregory Domingo (left) hands over DTI flag to newly appointed chief Adrian Cristobal Jr. Photo by DTI

PH economy entering a 'new normal' - analyst

Sep 09, 2015 - 7:00 PM

The new normal GDP rate is seen at 5 to 6 tempered by weak government spending and net exports

NEW NORMAL. BPI Trade's Michaelangelo Oyson says that the consumer-led Philippine economy "can only grow 6% [and up] if the government spends a lot of money" to counter the underspending at present

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.