Dinakip ng mga ahente ng Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) ang isang hinihinalang drug pusher matapos na makumpiska sa kanya ang R245,000 halaga ng shabu at marijuana sa isinagawang buy-bust operation sa South Cotabato nitong Lunes.
There is little likelihood that thousands of farmers in South Cotabato would lose irrigation water on account of operation of the Tampakan Copper-Gold Project. A review of the environmental impact assessment (EIA) of the project of Sagittarius Mines Inc. (SMI) showed that the main source of water for the farms in the valleys is Mount Matutum, a protected area south of the 9,600-hectare mine site.Continue reading …
The opposition to open pit mining is not shared by countries in which it is the accepted method for extracting minerals. A review of mining literature showed that more than half of the operating mines in the world have adopted this method that Sagittarius Mines Inc. (SMI) said is used in four mines operated by Xstrata Copper in other countries.Continue reading …
MANILA, Philippines (Tempo) – Three death certificates with conflicting dates of death accompanied the remains of an Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) repatriated to Manila from Jordan recently. To make matters worse, the deceased OFW, Janice Joy Pampangan, 25, a native of Makilala, Kidapawan, South Cotabato, returned home in a coffin wearing nothing but an adult […]Continue reading …