Cagayan Valley execs to visit mining project in Nueva Vizcaya
Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya (19 November) -- Members of the Regional Minerals Development Council(RMDC) is set to visit the gold and copper project in Quezon town in this province.
The scheduled mine visit on November 26-27, 2008, Clarence Baguilat, regional executive director of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources(DENR) said the objective of the visit is to abreast concerned agencies and non-government organizations on the status of mining and exploration activities of mining companies in the region.
"In this way, we will also know their social and economic contribution to nationalo development," Baguilat explained.
He said the visit will focus on the exploration site of the MTL Philippines in barangay Runruno, Quezon, Nueva Vizcaya. (bme/ PIA NVizcaya) [top]