SGV joins Mining Philippines 2013 conference

The SGV mining team participated in the recent Mining Philippines 2013 conference with the theme Moving Forward: Harnessing Opportunities at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza. Hosted by the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines, the conference discussed the opportunities and challenges created by Executive Order 79 and how to best take advantage of them. Local and international delegates participated in the three-day event, which featured an exhibition from the top mining companies and suppliers. Senate President Frank Drilon was guest of honor and keynote speaker.

MG7 partner Atty. Rommie Danao was one of the speakers and discussed about the taxation of mining companies. Present during the event were Natural Resource Development Head Jimmy del Rosario, Senior Adviser Amb. Delia Albert, MG7 Partners Peps Zabat and Len Layug, and MG7 managers Atty. Joyce Francisco and Bonnie Wong.