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Exclusive: Tampakan, other giant mines could strike gold

Apr 26, 2021 All three mines hope to dig copper and gold in mineral-rich Mindanao. Two of them, King-king and Tampakan, will be through open-pit mining. The bureau said this is allowed under Philippine law, the...

Officials quash plan, for now, to develop Tampakan project

Aug 31, 2020 The Philippine municipality of Tampakan has canceled an agreement with Sagittarius Mines, Inc. to develop a $5.9 billion copper and gold mine on the island of Mindanao. Municipal councilors criticized the “lopsided” nature of the deal that they

Tampakan Mining 12-Year Extension, a “sweet deal” made of

Jan 23, 2020 Quezon City, Philippines The Philippine Misereor Partnership Inc. demands from DENR Sec. Roy Cimatu an immediate investigation on the 12-Year Extension granted to Sagittarius Mines, Incorporated (SMI) and the Tampakan Mining Group for its Tampakan Copper and Gold Project as executed by Leo Jasareno, former Director of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau.

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The proposed Tampakan project is a copper and gold mine in the south east of the southern Island of Mindanao, Philippines. Glencore (previously Glencore Xstrata) was the main company behind the project, until its exit in August 2015.

SPECIAL REPORT (2): SMI gears up to mine mammoth Tampakan

Jan 23, 2020 If the Tampakan project is approved for extraction, it would be the largest in the Philippines and among the largest copper mines in the world, according to the company. Road repairs funded by Sagittarius Mines, Inc benefit Sitio Kampo Sinko, Barangay Danlag in Tampakan, South Cotabato as seen in this photo taken on January 16, 2020.

Tampakan mine

The proposed copper and gold mine is being developed by Sagittarius Mines, Inc. (SMI) under a Financial and Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA) with the Government of the Republic of the Philippines. SMI is a joint venture between global giant Glencore, Australia's Indophil Resources, and Filipino firm Tampakan Group of Companies.

Tampakan Copper and Gold Mine project Philippines

The company claims the copper and gold mine project will generate $7.2 billion in tax and royalty revenue for the government over its 20-year mining life. The company aims at beginning operations on the Tampakan project by 2016, but the province, bishops and the environment watchdog are

Tampakan LGU terminates deal with mining firm » TechnoCodex

Aug 17, 2020 SMI’s Tampakan project is known to be Southeast Asia’s largest undeveloped copper and gold reserve.But even with an FTAA, SMI cannot proceed with commercial operations without the certification from the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, given that ancestral lands would be affected by the Tampakan project

Officials quash plan, for now, to develop Philippines

Aug 30, 2020 Officials quash plan, for now, to develop Philippines’ biggest copper mine The Philippine municipality of Tampakan has canceled an agreement with Sagittarius Mines, Inc. to develop a $5.9 billion copper and gold mine on the island of Mindanao.

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Page 5 of 6: Dodgy Deal Tampakan Copper and Gold Mine project Philippines fXstrata financing In May 2004, Xstrata entered into a US$ 1.4 billion (EUR 1.1 billion) committed syndicated loan comprising a five-year term of US$ 1.0 billion and a one-year term of US$ 400 million.

The fight goes on for opponents of a Philippine mine given

Mar 09, 2020 Once mining begins, it will become the largest copper mine in the Philippines; but as it stands idle, Tampakan remains the largest undeveloped copper-gold

Exclusive: Tampakan, other giant mines could strike gold

Apr 26, 2021 Dominguez's brother Paul was the president of Sagittarius Mines, Inc. (SMI), which holds the concession to the $5.9-billion copper-gold Tampakan project, until he resigned in 2007. He remains an affine of the Alcantaras, the Davao-based family behind

Tampakan LGU terminates deal with mining firm

SMI’s Tampakan project is known to be Southeast Asia’s largest undeveloped copper and gold reserve.But even with an FTAA, SMI cannot proceed with commercial operations without the certification from the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, given that ancestral lands would be affected by the Tampakan project’s development.

SPECIAL REPORT (1): SMI gears up to mine mammoth Tampakan

Jan 22, 2020 The bulk of the copper and gold deposits of the Tampakan project is in the villages of Pulabato, Danlag and Tablu, all in this town. The project site also covers the barangays of Kimlawis in Kiblawan, Davao del Sur province and Datal Blao in Columbio, Sultan Kudarat province.

Tampakan LGU terminates deal with mining firm Inquirer

Aug 17, 2020 SMI’s Tampakan project is known to be Southeast Asia’s largest undeveloped copper and gold reserve.But even with an FTAA, SMI cannot proceed with commercial operations without the certification from the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, given that ancestral lands would be affected by the Tampakan project’s development.

Tampakan mine

The proposed copper and gold mine is being developed by Sagittarius Mines, Inc. (SMI) under a Financial and Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA) with the Government of the Republic of the Philippines. SMI is a joint venture between global giant Glencore, Australia's Indophil Resources, and Filipino firm Tampakan Group of Companies.The company is currently seeking local and national

Tampakan

Tampakan, officially the Municipality of Tampakan (Hiligaynon: Banwa sang Tampakan; Cebuano: Lungsod sa Tampakan; Tagalog: Bayan ng Tampakan), is a 2nd class municipality in the province of South Cotabato, Philippines.According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 39,525 people.

Blaans favor copper, gold extraction in South Cotabato

Nov 14, 2020 The SMI has been, for two decades now, still eyeing to extract copper and gold in mineral-rich highland barangays in the towns of Tampakan in South Cotabato, in

Sy eyes majority stake in Tampakan project Inquirer Business

Dec 12, 2016 The Tampakan site is estimated to contain 15 million tons for copper and 18 million ounces of gold. While mining for now is but a small portion of the SM group’s investment portfolio—and even deemed as a noncore interest—the prospective investment in Tampakan could catapult the Sy family into a major mining player.

Catholic diocese lauds termination of mining deal in

Aug 28, 2020 The Tampakan Gold-Copper Project in Mindanao is the largest undeveloped copper-gold resource in Southeast Asia. It is the single largest foreign direct investment in the Philippines. On March 22, 1995, the Philippine government entered into a financial and technical assistance agreement with the mining company for US$5.9 billion.

$5.9B Tampakan mine project pushed back to 2019 ABS-CBN

Dec 12, 2012 The Tampakan mine is estimated to contain 15 million tonnes of copper and 17.6 million ounces of gold. As a result of the Philippine mining imbroglio, investments in the sector over the next four years are likely to be less than half the $12 billion originally forecast, state regulator the Mines and Geosciences Bureau has said.

Tampakan LGU terminates deal with mining firm » TechnoCodex

Aug 17, 2020 SMI’s Tampakan project is known to be Southeast Asia’s largest undeveloped copper and gold reserve.But even with an FTAA, SMI cannot proceed with commercial operations without the certification from the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, given that ancestral lands would be affected by the Tampakan project

Catholic diocese lauds termination of mining deal in

Aug 28, 2020 The Tampakan Gold-Copper Project in Mindanao is the largest undeveloped copper-gold resource in Southeast Asia. It is the single largest foreign direct investment in the Philippines. On March 22, 1995, the Philippine government entered

tampakan_copper_and_gold_mine_project.pdf Mining Euro

Page 5 of 6: Dodgy Deal Tampakan Copper and Gold Mine project Philippines fXstrata financing In May 2004, Xstrata entered into a US$ 1.4 billion (EUR 1.1 billion) committed syndicated loan comprising a five-year term of US$ 1.0 billion and a one-year term of US$ 400 million.

Tampakan Mining 12-Year Extension, a “sweet deal” made of

Jan 25, 2020 A tarpaulin demands for the cancellation of FTAA renewal of SMI in Tampakan, South Cotabato. Photo from PMPI. Quezon City, Philippines The Philippine Misereor Partnership Inc. demands from DENR Sec. Roy Cimatu an immediate investigation on the 12-Year Extension granted to Sagittarius Mines, Incorporated (SMI) and the Tampakan Mining Group for its Tampakan Copper and Gold Project

Philippine court upholds open-pit mining ban in Mindanao

Oct 19, 2020 The Tampakan project has the potential to yield an average of 375,000 tons of copper and 360,000 ounces of gold in concentrate per annum over the proposed 17-year life of the mine. The site straddles the provinces of South Cotabato, where the bulk of deposits lie, and Sultan Kudarat and Davao del Sur, all on the southern island of Mindanao.

Tampakan LGU terminates deal with mining firm Inquirer

Aug 17, 2020 SMI’s Tampakan project is known to be Southeast Asia’s largest undeveloped copper and gold reserve.But even with an FTAA, SMI cannot proceed with commercial operations without the certification from the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, given that ancestral lands would be affected by the Tampakan project’s development.

Tampakan LGU terminates deal with mining firm

SMI’s Tampakan project is known to be Southeast Asia’s largest undeveloped copper and gold reserve.But even with an FTAA, SMI cannot proceed with commercial operations without the certification from the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples, given that ancestral lands would be affected by the Tampakan project’s development.

SMI secures NCIP green light for Tampakan mine Atin Ito

The Tampakan project which lies at the intersection of South Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani, and Davao del Sur is now the largest stalled mining venture in the country. It has been put on hold since 2010 after the local government unit (LGU) of South Cotabato banned open-pit mining

Tampakan

Tampakan, officially the Municipality of Tampakan (Hiligaynon: Banwa sang Tampakan; Cebuano: Lungsod sa Tampakan; Tagalog: Bayan ng Tampakan), is a 2nd class municipality in the province of South Cotabato, Philippines.According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 39,525 people.

ECC for Tampakan mining project still under review MindaNews

Jan 04, 2012 TAMPAKAN, South Cotabato (MindaNews/3 Jan) Foreign-backed Sagittarius Mines, Inc. has failed to secure an Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) last year, as was the target, for its massive Tampakan copper-gold project, a company executive confirmed on Monday.

LGU terminates agreement with Sagittarius Mines Manila

Aug 16, 2020 Pursuing the $5.9-billion copper-gold mining project, which could be one of the largest copper mines in the world, is becoming a case of 'one step forward, two steps back' for Sagittarius Mines Inc. (SMI). This, after the Sangguniang Bayan (SB) of the Municipality of Tampakan

$5.9B Tampakan mine project pushed back to 2019 ABS-CBN

Dec 12, 2012 The Tampakan mine is estimated to contain 15 million tonnes of copper and 17.6 million ounces of gold. As a result of the Philippine mining imbroglio, investments in the sector over the next four years are likely to be less than half the $12 billion originally forecast, state regulator the Mines and Geosciences Bureau has said.

Supposed benefits from Mindanao mining project questioned

Sep 17, 2011 Environmental activists have questioned claims that the $5.2-billion Tampakan Copper-Gold Project by Sagittarius Mines, Inc. (SMI) in South Cotabato would yield huge benefits for the national economy and for local communities around the mining area.

Gold surge stokes tribal tension in Philippines Asia Times

Sep 11, 2020 TAMPAKAN As gold shines through the coronavirus pandemic, touching new highs as a precious metal hedge to the dollar, the stakes for Southeast Asia’s largest undeveloped copper and gold minefield have never been higher.