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Black sand mining in Cagayan exposed The Manila Times

Aug 12, 2019· APARRI, Cagayan: The Cagayan Province provincial board approved a resolution appealing to President Rodrigo Duterte to suspend dredging at the mouth of the Cagayan River. Mila Lauigan, Cagayan Provincial Board member, said an engineer from the Department of Public Works and Highways Central Office informed them that the activities were actually black sand mining

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WHAT WENT BEFORE: Illegal black sand mining Inquirer News

Aug 14, 2019· Illegal mining of black sand or magnetite has persisted in several towns in Cagayan province despite opposition from local residents

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Cagayan execs seek Duterte’s help vs ‘black sand mining

Aug 14, 2019· SAY IT AIN’T BLACK SAND MINING The presence of this dredging vessel at the mouth of Cagayan River in Aparri, Cagayan province, has caused an uproar among provincial board members who fear it is

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Cagayan black sand mining in shore areas, Luzon

Ten black sand mining companies operating in the province of Cagayan were suspended, following large negative impacts on coastal communities and the environment. However, illegal mining goes on and continues to threaten people and the environment.

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Cagayan black sand miners win P94 million tax case at COA

Black sand mining in Cagayan has been under scrutiny for supposedly causing erosion of land that result in massive flooding. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP MANILA, Philippines Thirteen (13) mining companies win a P94.8 million tax case at the level of the Commission on Audit (COA) for tax deficiencies in their black sand mining operations in

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Black sand mining issue raised in Gubernatorial Debate

Nov 17, 2020· TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan- Congressman Randy Ting and former Governor Alvaro Antonio discussed their arguments about the black sand mining during Antonio’s term as their sore point which sizzled up the stage and the audience on Gubernatorial Debate 2019 at Cagayan State University-Andrews Campus Gymnasium, earlier today.

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Cagayan black sand miners win COA tax case. Free Online

Aug 14, 2019· The Commission on Audit has lifted the notice of charge (NC) it earlier imposed on 13 mining companies engaged in black sand mining in Cagayan during the Aquino administration. In a decision dated June 11 but made public only on Tuesday, the COA lifted the P94.8-million NC it had imposed on the mining companies due to alleged tax deficiencies.

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Black sand mining in the Philippines Philstar

Dec 08, 2014· Ancheta said that by the end of 2014, MGB hopes to see no traces of black sand mining operations in Cagayan referring to 10 China based mining firms whose permits were canceled last September.

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Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying

Sep 18, 2013· Since 2007, residents of eight towns of Cagayan province where there are ongoing black sand mining operations have expressed alarm at the effects of these mining activities. “The effects are now easily seen — houses are crumbling because the sand underneath it are getting eroded; rice fields are shrinking and we are losing harvests as the

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Cagayan black sand miners win COA tax case Inquirer.net

Aug 14, 2019· MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Audit has lifted the notice of charge (NC) it earlier imposed on 13 mining companies engaged in black sand mining in Cagayan during the Aquino administration.

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Cagayan black sand mining in shore areas, Luzon

Ten black sand mining companies operating in the province of Cagayan were suspended, following large negative impacts on coastal communities and the environment. However, illegal mining goes on and continues to threaten people and the environment.

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No black sand mining in Cagayan River, firm assures

Aug 15, 2019· The firm’s legal counsel, Dominador Say, said this during a session of the Provincial Board of Cagayan, amid allegations of black sand mining activities in

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Black sand mining issue raised in Gubernatorial Debate

Nov 17, 2020· TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan- Congressman Randy Ting and former Governor Alvaro Antonio discussed their arguments about the black sand mining during Antonio’s term as their sore point which sizzled up the stage and the audience on Gubernatorial Debate 2019 at Cagayan State University-Andrews Campus Gymnasium, earlier today.

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Priest appeals to stop black sand mining in MacArthur town

She cited the situation in Cagayan province “where the adverse effects of illegal mining of black sand are obvious, such as the crumbling houses because the sand underneath it is getting eroded, the lessening harvests as the fields were inundated by saltwater, and

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Cagayan black sand miners win P94 million tax case at COA

Aug 13, 2019· MANILA, Philippines Thirteen (13) mining companies win a P94.8 million tax case at the level of the Commission on Audit (COA) for tax deficiencies in their black sand mining operations in Cagayan.

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De Lima underscores need to outlaw black sand mining

Aug 24, 2019· By Mario Casayuran Opposition Senator De Lima Saturday expressed dismay over the return of black sand mining operations in Cagayan and other parts of the country that could have a very strong negative impact on the environment, and livelihood opportunities of Filipinos.

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Cagayan black sand miners win COA tax case Inquirer.net

Aug 14, 2019· MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Audit has lifted the notice of charge (NC) it earlier imposed on 13 mining companies engaged in black sand mining in Cagayan

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MGB ready to stop black sand mining in Cagayan Philstar

Jan 19, 2014· Mining firms extracting black sand in Cagayan are reportedly owned or being run or financed mostly by Chinese and Taiwanese nationals, whose

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Black sand mining: eroding livelihoods, destroying

Sep 18, 2013· Since 2007, residents of eight towns of Cagayan province where there are ongoing black sand mining operations have expressed alarm at the effects of these mining activities. “The effects are now easily seen — houses are crumbling because the sand underneath it are getting eroded; rice fields are shrinking and we are losing harvests as the

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Residents, environmentalists call for halt to magnetite

Recently, at least 10 mining firms were given permits by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB), granting them permission to extract gravel and sand until 2015 and black sand until 2017. Aside from the ten mining firms, around 19 mining firms still operate in the province, according to FEAC.

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Cagayan black sand miners win COA tax case. Free Online

Aug 14, 2019· The Commission on Audit has lifted the notice of charge (NC) it earlier imposed on 13 mining companies engaged in black sand mining in Cagayan during the Aquino administration. In a decision dated June 11 but made public only on Tuesday, the COA lifted the P94.8-million NC it had imposed on the mining companies due to alleged tax deficiencies.

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No black sand mining in Cagayan River, firm assures

Aug 15, 2019· The Pacific Offshore Exploration Inc. (POEI) on Wednesday vowed that no black sand mining would take place in dredging operations at the mouth of Cagayan River in Aparri, Cagayan. The firm's legal counsel, Dominador Say, said this during a session of the Provincial Board of Cagayan, amid allegations of black sand mining activities in the

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No black sand mining in Cagayan River, says private

The Pacific Offshore Exploration Inc. (POIE) made the guarantee following the allegations made by Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) consultant Francis Nunez that the company is allegedly using the dredging operations to conduct black sand mining operations along Cagayan River in Aparri, Cagayan.

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Leila stresses call to stop black sand mining Manila

Nov 26, 2020· The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) had earlier earned flak for issuing permits to black sand mining operators. Authorities believe black sand mining and illegal logging were among the factors that contributed to the massive flooding in Cagayan and Isabela which were badly hit by typhoon ‘’Ulysses.’’

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