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DENR sues Palawan mining firm for illegal tree cutting

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An environment official says the filing of the complaint is based on Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu’s instruction to not let Ipilan Nickel Corporation ‘off the hook’

MANILA, Philippines (Jul. 14, 2017) — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on Friday, July 14, filed a criminal complaint against Ipilan Nickel Corporation (INC) for its “massive indiscriminate tree cutting” in Brooke’s Point, Palawan despite the cancellation of its environmental compliance certificate (ECC). Continue reading DENR sues Palawan mining firm for illegal tree cutting

DENR issues show cause order vs Palawan mining firm

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Ipilan Nickel Corporation has until May 24 to explain why no criminal charges should be filed against it for cutting down trees

MANILA, Philippines (May 23, 2017) — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) recently issued a show cause order asking Ipilan Nickel Corporation (INC) to explain its tree-cutting activities in Brooke’s Point, Palawan despite the cancellation of its environmental compliance certificate (ECC). Continue reading DENR issues show cause order vs Palawan mining firm