MGB IV CALABARZON Mining Operators’ SDMP Funds Utilized in Responding to the Challenge of COVID-19 Pandemic

In line with the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Memorandum dated March 27, 2020 to all MGB Regional Directors authorizing the re-alignment of unutilized Social Development and Management Program funds, the following mining companies in Region IV CALABARZON have initiated the following activities to support the affected communities due to COVID-19: LafargeHolcim Aggregates, Inc. – MPSA continue reading : MGB IV CALABARZON Mining Operators’ SDMP Funds Utilized in Responding to the Challenge of COVID-19 Pandemic

ADVISORY

In accordance with the declaration of the Enhanced Community Quarantine over Luzon to contain the spread of COVID – 19, our Office will be temporarily closed starting March 18, 2020. MGB IV CALABARZON will adopt a work from home arrangement from March 18 to April 14, 2020 or until the said quarantine is lifted. In continue reading : ADVISORY

MGB Participates in the Legal Information System (LegIS) Data Migration Training, Phase II

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Regional Office No. IV (CALABARZON) was one of the participating agencies of the Phase II of Legal Information System (LegIS) Data Migration Training on November 18-22, 2019 in Baguio City. The Office was represented by its Mining Tenement Evaluation Section (MTES) Chief, the Mining Claims Examiner and the Information continue reading : MGB Participates in the Legal Information System (LegIS) Data Migration Training, Phase II

8 Nabbed at NBI-MGB-DENR Operations in Talisay, Batangas

Representatives from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Region IV CALABARZON, together with those from the National Bureau of Investigation – Environmental Crime Division (NBI-EnCD) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Environmental Protection and Enforcement Task Force (DENR-EPETF), apprehended eight individuals for illegal mining within Brgy. Banga, Talisay, Batangas on December 16, continue reading : 8 Nabbed at NBI-MGB-DENR Operations in Talisay, Batangas

MGB Provides Assistance to Victims of Taal Volcano Eruption

On January 16, 2020, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Region IV CALABARZON in coordination with the Montalban Aggregate Producers Association (MAPA) and Eastern Rizal Miners’ Association (ERMA) provided relief goods to those affected by the recent eruption of the Taal volcano. The goods from MAPA and MGB CALABARZON were delivered to Sto. Tomas, Batangas continue reading : MGB Provides Assistance to Victims of Taal Volcano Eruption