Incoming Philippines’ President to review mining projects

June 21, 2016

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Incoming Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Tuesday he would order a comprehensive review of mining projects in the country, warning he would cancel operations that are causing environmental harm.

“There will be a comprehensive review of the mining claims of concessions given. And you must endeavour, if you are into it, be sure that you have enough resources” Duterte told a business conference.

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