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MGB-08 HOLDS CUSTODY OF ALLEGED ILLEGALLY EXTRACTED PYRITE IN PARANAS, SAMAR

May 20, 2022

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The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. VIII (MGB RO8) is in custody of the apprehended three (3) unit 10-wheeler aluminum wing van trucks loaded with undocumented...


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MMT CONDUCTS PULONG-PULONG IN BRGYS. PAGBABANGNAN AND CULASI, HOMONHON ISLAND

 

May 24, 2022

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As a result of the concluded monitoring of the Multipartite Monitoring Team (MMT) on the Homonhon Lateritic Nickel/Iron Project of Nickelace, Inc. in Homonhon Island, Guiuan,...


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MGB 8 RECOGNIZED DURING THE “GABI NG PAGPUPUGAY: A NIGHT OF HEROES”

May 14, 2022

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The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. 8 (MGB RO VIII) has been recognized for its invaluable contribution during the response for Tropical Cyclones “Agaton” and...


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MGB-08 RENEWS INDUSTRIAL SAND AND GRAVEL PERMIT OF KINJAP CORP

May 02, 2022

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During the signing of the permit: Top photo: RD Carlos Tayag (center), Engr Maragrito Jerry Barreto (right), Mr. Ruben Hernandez (permittee) and Mr. Mariano Tangpuz, (company...


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MGB-08 HOLDS PRESS CON ON LANDSLIDES IN ABUYOG, LEYTE AND BAYBAY, CITY

May 04, 2022

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Photos during the Press Conference at MGB-08 with RD Carlos Tayag, Chief Geologist Celestina Carranza and Geologist Leandrew Luz as panelists

In an effort to shed light and give...


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MGB-08 CONDUCTS DEPUTATION ORIENTATION SEMINAR IN CATBALOGAN, CITY

April 28, 2022

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The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. 08 has recently deputized different representatives of LGU-Samar and members of the Philippine National Police (PNP) in two...


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MGB-08 SHOWCASES SERVICES DURING DUTERTE LEGACY CARAVAN

April 27, 2022

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The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. VIII showcased it services to the public particularly, its geohazard mapping and assessment program during the Duterte...


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MGB-08 PROVIDES INPUTS IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF TEMPORARY SHELTERS FOR ABUYOG AND BAYBAY, CITY

April 22, 2022

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In a coordination meeting for the construction of temporary shelters for Abuyog, Leyte and Baybay, City facilitated by the Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council...


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MGB-08 INITIATES DIALOGUE WITH SB-GUIUAN, EASTERN SAMAR

April 22, 2022

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In an effort to forge a strong partnership and collaboration with concerned local government units in the pursuit of promoting responsible mining in the region, the Mines and...


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MGB-08 ACTIVELY ASSISTS LGUS IN THE ASSESSMENT OF LANDSLIDE AFFECTED AREAS

April 19, 2022

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As part of the activities of its Geohazard Operation Center, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. 8 (MGB-08) actively conducted Post-Disaster Geohazard...


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MGB-08 UNDERSCORES MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS ON WOMEN’S MONTH CULMINATION

April 1, 2022

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The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. VIII gave emphasis on the importance of mental health awareness during its Women’s Month culmination program on March 31, 2022.

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LEARNING EVENT ON DIGITAL MEDIA CONDUCTED FOR DENR-08 IOS

April 04, 2022

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The Information Officers (IO) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in the region attended a Learning Event on “Communicating ENR Stories Through Digital...


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EFFECTIVE MINING POLICY REFORMS EMPHASIZED IN DENR CONSULTATIVE MEETING

April 4, 2022

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In a series of consultation meetings with mining stakeholders by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB), the need to...


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MGB-08 HOLDS MEDIA FORUM; SEEKS MEDIA HELP TO FURTHER PROMOTE RESPONSIBLE MINING

March 23, 2022

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In an effort to intensely disseminate the policies, projects and activities of the mining sector, and in particular, the significant role it has to play in the country’s road...


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1ST DENR REGIONAL MAN CON HELD IN TACLOBAN CITY

March 11, 2022

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The 1st Regional Management Conference of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources for 2022 held on March 9-10, 2022 at the Summit Hotel, Tacloban City, highlighted...


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MGB-08 RECOMMENDS INCORPORATION OF VULNERABILITY AND RISK ASSESSMENT (VRA) IN DISASTER PLANS OF LGUS

March 21, 2022

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In the series of Information, Education and Communication (IEC) Campaigns on Vulnerability and Risk Assessment (VRA) conducted on March 15-18, 2022 in some municipalities of...


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MGB VIII ATTENDS THE 1ST QUARTER RDC VIII-EDC MEETING

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Planning Officer Marcelino Tabayoyong attended the virtual 1st quarter RDC VIII-EDC meeting on March 10, 2022.

Among the agenda discussed were the Regional Statistics Committee Resolution Nos. 14...


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MGB 8 GEOSCIENCES DIVISION ATTENDS VIRTUAL TRAINING WORKSHOP ON REMOTE SENSING AND ENGINEERING GEOLOGY

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In line with its effort to improve the methodologies employed by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB), the Geohazards and Engineering Geology Section (GhEGS) of the Lands...


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MGB-08 GEOLOGISTS ATTEND 2022 GEOSCIENCE WORKSHOP

February 17, 2022

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The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. VIII (MGB RO8) Geosciences Division attended the Virtual 2022 Geosciences Workshop on February 7-11, 2022, spearheaded by...


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MGB-08 ATTENDS CONSULTATIVE MEETING ON THE SUBANG DAKU RIVER RESTORATION PROJECT

February 22, 2022

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The Mines and Geosciences ureau Regional Office No. VIII (MGB RO8) attended the Consultative meeting on the Subang Daku River Restoration Project (Dredging Project) initiated by...


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