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UPDATED On March 24 1996 the Philippines saw one of the biggest mining disasters in Philippine history which led to a drastic change in the country s mining policy
You try to castigate Gina Lopez for being strict and yet you destroy the land destroy the soil President Duterte says as he shields the environment chief from critics in the mining industry
The court says it turned to online sources for missing information and background on concepts related to the case
UPDATED It was 19 years ago – in 1996 – when the country hosted APEC for the first time What happened back then and what big events made it to the headlines?
One of the glaring differences of Philex and Marcopper discussed in the conversation is the attitude of the mining companies in taking reponsiblity immediately after the mining spill and the remediation efforts taken afterwards
Join the WhyMining online discussion on Friday November 16 4pm to 6pm for a Twitter conversation to discuss how the mining incidents in Benguet mountain province and Marinduque island compare