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Indonesia submitted its Validation Report to the EITI Validation Committee

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
Indonesia submitted its Validation Report to the EITI Validation Committee

Indonesia have submitted its final Validation Report, accompanied by response and explanation documentation, to the EITI Validation Committe for considerations. Based on this Report, and the accompanying documentation, the committe will deliberate and make decision on whether Indonesia have managed to merit the “EITI Compliant Country” status. The Validation Report is an assessment of the […]

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Southeast Asia Set to Square Off Again on Xayaburi

| December 5, 2011 | 0 Comments
Southeast Asia Set to Square Off Again on Xayaburi

WallStreet Journal, 5 December 2011. By James Hookway Laos plans to establish itself as the hydroelectric powerhouse of Southeast Asia will likely face a fierce challenge this week from neighboring

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Capturing the Signals

| November 19, 2011 | 0 Comments
Capturing the Signals

Jakarta

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Communists in Philippines Raid Mining Facilities in South

| October 5, 2011 | 0 Comments
Communists in Philippines Raid Mining Facilities in South

October 04, 2011.

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Govt wants public to benefit from mining firms’ profits

| September 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

GMA News|AMITA O. LEGASPI| 09/14/2011 | The Aquino administration is pushing for reforms in the mining industry in order to turn its profits into state revenues that could benefit the public. As first step, the government wants to monitor the profits of mining companies, Executive Ochoa Jr. said on Wednesday. Ochoa said the country intends […]

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Philippines seeking EITI compliance status

| September 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Philippines seeking EITI compliance status

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Philippine Rebels Urge Halt to Oil and Gas Projects

| August 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

Agence France-Presse,

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Philippines still among least attractive mining territories

| March 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Bussiness World Online, 6 March 2011, The Fraser Institute Annual Survey of Mining Companies 2010/2011, published last March 3, showed the Philippines in 66th place out of 79 such territories rated against a Policy Potential Index (PPI). The country last year ranked 70th out of 72 jurisdictions. Unlike last year, however, the Philippines was no […]

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PTT plans Laos power projects

| January 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Bangkokpost, December 2010 The energy conglomerate PTT Plc is diversifying into large-scale power projects, with plans to acquire stakes in two hydropower plants in a neighbouring country. “PTT is now talking with two hydropower plant licence holders in Laos,” said Tevin Vongvanich, the company’s chief financial officer. “The company wants to own about 25% of […]

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PTT plans Laos power projects

| January 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Bangkokpost, December 2010 The energy conglomerate PTT Plc is diversifying into large-scale power projects, with plans to acquire stakes in two hydropower plants in a neighbouring country. “PTT is now talking with two hydropower plant licence holders in Laos,” said Tevin Vongvanich, the company’s chief financial officer. “The company wants to own about 25% of […]

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