Decision on lifting of open-pit mine ban up

Even if the inter-agency Mining Industry Coordinating Council (MICC) is already set to release today (Tuesday) the results of the study seeking to prove or counter the legality of open-pit mine ban in the country, it may still take awhile before Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu could actually decide whether he will lift it or not.

Manila Bulletin

Last updated on 25 October 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Philippines
Region: 
Asia