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Miners in Philippines thrown lifeline

The crisis for miners facing suspension in the Philippines following a government audit looked like it may be abating late this week, as the industry entered into constructive negotiations with environment minister and chief protagonist in recent tensions, Gina Lopez.

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Mines drowning at the feet of hard-line leftist attitudes toward the industry have been thrown a lifeline

Lopez has found some common ground with the mining sector following meetings with leading mining executives and the parties have agreed to work together to promote responsible mining, according to a