1 week PH gov’t should re-acquire mine site, minerals in N. Vizcaya — Kalikasan MB
An environmental group on Monday recommended that the Philippine government should acquire a Australian-Canadian mining firm’s mined copper minerals in Nueva Vizcaya and utilize it to fund the country’s coronavirus (COVID-19) response. Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment demanded that OceanaGold’s property and facilities should be returned to the people and the government. It is a move that should have done since the termination of the Financial or Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA) that has already expired for more than a year, Kalikasan national coordinator Leon Dulce stressed. “They must at once close shop and implement rehabilitation to all the areas ... more