Groups urged pullout of Norwegian mining firm for violating OECD guidelines

Environmental groups are calling for the withdrawal of a Norwegian firm seeking to mine for nickel in Mindoro after it was found in violation of guidelines for multinational enterprises established by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.

Aquino OKs special militias for mining firms

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