Day: July 30, 2012

By KIMBERLIE OLMAYA NGABIT-QUITASOL Northern Dispatch BAGUIO CITY—The new mining order of President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III, or his Executive Order (EO) 79, will adversely affect small scale mining (SSM) and further strengthen corporate and large scale mining. Santos Mero, deputy secretary general of the Cordillera Peoples Alliance (CPA), said the new mining policy will…