PH bags 6 more gold medals in SEA Games

THE Philippines had a very productive weekend in the 31st Southeast Asian Games after grabbing its seventh gold medal on Saturday, May 14, 2022 in Vietnam.The Philippines’ sixth and seventh gold medals came from the Triathlon event at the Sunset Bay in Tuan Chau.Fernando Casares bagged the gold medal in the Men’s Individual event. Casares […]

Obiena is Team PHL flag-bearer

WORLD No. 5 pole-vaulter Ernest John “EJ” Obiena will be the Philippines’ flag-bearer in the Hanoi Southeast Asian (SEA) Games set on May 12 to 23. Philippine Olympic Committee President Abraham Tolentino on Sunday made the announcement after host Vietnam turned down the country’s request to have not just Mr. Obiena but Tokyo Olympics weightlifting […]

TANAKA Develops Gold Shell Nanoparticles That Can Be Prepared in High Concentrations Using High Dispersion Stability

TOKYO, Mar 24, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – TANAKA Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director & CEO: Koichiro Tanaka), which operates the TANAKA Precious Metals manufacturing business, announced today that TANAKA has developed gold shell nanoparticles[1] that can be prepared in high concentrations using high dispersion stability. This product is […]

Robinsons Land’s Giga Tower gets LEED Gold certification

ROBINSONS Land Corp. (RLC) said its Giga Tower received a Leadership in Energy and Environment Design (LEED) Gold certification, which is in line with the company’s goal to incorporate sustainability features in its existing and future office projects. “As the leading office building developer in the Pasig-Quezon City area, we are committed to building greener […]

G Mining Ventures Delivers Robust New Feasibility Study at Permitted Tocantinzinho Gold Project

All amounts are in USD unless stated otherwise Feasibility Study reflects optimized development plan and current cost environment After-tax NPV 5% of $622 million and after-tax IRR of 24% at $1,600/oz gold price 10.5-year mine life with average annual gold production of 174,700 ounces at AISC of $681/oz Years 1-5: Average annual gold production of […]

BSP eyes more gold from small miners

Monetary authorities are trying to encourage small-scale miners to sell more gold to the Philippine central bank after through tax exemptions. “We’re looking at making our rates more attractive to small scale miners,” Joseph Norbert S. David, director of the central bank’s Mint and Refinery Operations Department told an online lecture on Friday. “We’re also […]

Quijano: A reason to smile

Despite everything that’s going on, I’m smiling a lot easier these days. With Hidilyn Diaz producing our country’s first gold medal and our boxers still very much in contention, there’s a lot to be positive about. In my last column I predicted that we are not done yet and true enough, as I am writing […]