TVIRD Sulphide Dam in Canatuan, Siocon
Zamboanga del Norte before rehabilitation.

TVIRD Sulphide Dam in Canatuan, Siocon
Zamboanga del Norte after rehabilitation.

Philex’s Bulawan gold operations in Sipalay,
Negros Occidental before rehabilitation.

Philex’s Bulawan gold operations in Sipalay,
Negros Occidental after rehabilitation.

Rio Tuba Nickel Guintalunan before rehabilitation.

Rio Tuba Nickel Guintalunan after rehabilitation.

The Philippines has one of the most stringent mining laws, rules and regulations that are being enforced to mitigate the impact on the environment and host communities, including progressive and final mine rehabilitation in order to restore the environment and determine alternative productive uses of the land.

THE CHAMBER OF MINES OF THE PHILIPPINES

is an association advancing the interest of mining, quarrying mineral processing companies for the efficient exploration, development and utilization of minerals in consonance with sound economic, environmental and social policies.

The association consists of members coming from exploration, mining, mineral processing and services industries including professional associations. The members are united by a shared commitment to the principles of economic growth, sustainable development and as government’s partners in development.

News

Board of Trustees 2nd Regular Meeting 2019

Board of Trustees 2nd Regular Meeting 2019

Board of Trustees 2nd Regular Meeting for 2019. Present in the meeting are Mr. Gerald H. Brimo (Nickel Asia Corp.), Ms. Gloria Tan-Climaco (Filminera Resources Corp.), Mr. Clarence Pimentel (CTP Construction and Mining Corp.), Mr. Joaquin Lagonera (Sagittarius Mines, Inc.), Mr. Bryan U. Yap...

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Mining makes modern life possible

Mining makes modern life possible

Mining makes modern life possible. So before we condemn mining as a destructive industry, consider the many conveniences and technological advances you now enjoy—all of which were made possible by metals and minerals that can only be produced through mining: Your cellphone, which entertains and...

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COMP joins Brigada Eskwela Anew

COMP joins Brigada Eskwela Anew

Photo shows Rizal High School Principal Gilbert Inocencio (third from left) and COMP Vice President Rocky Dimaculangan (fourth from right) with documents finalizing the donation.  They are joined by Rizal High School Science Department Head Jocelyn Prado (third from right) and COMP staffers Au...

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Are Renewable Energy Sources Enough to Meet Our Power Demand?

Did you know that Philippines is the world’s second largest producer of geothermal power and was the first country in Southeast Asia to deploy large-scale wind and solar technologies? People think that only first world countries can utilize renewable energy sources. The fact is developing...

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The PH-EITI National Conference to launch the fourth Country Report was held at the Philippine International Convention Center last 18 April 2018, and was attended by nearly 400 delegates. Officers and members of the Chamber of Mines, led by Chair Gerard H. Brimo, attended the conference to represent the mining industry.

The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) is a global standard ensuring transparency of revenues from natural resources. It is a multi-stakeholder initiative led by the government, industry and civil society representatives. EITI provides a platform to systematically report on, review, and assess what is being paid by companies and received by governments through a system of bilateral disclosures.

The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines is a member of the Multi-Stakeholder Group (MSG) of the Philippines – Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (PH-EITI). The MSG leads the implementation of EITI in the country.

Mining Philippines

Mining Philippines is a 3 day event being held from 10th to 12th September 2019 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. This event showcases products like advancing the interest of mining, quarrying and mineral processing companies for the efficient exploration, development and utilization of minerals in consonance with sound economic, environmental and social policies etc. in the Minerals, Metals & Ores industry.

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