Year- End Assessment conducted, MGB kicks off for 2015

By: Lyndee Rose S. Basilio

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) R02 conducted its year-end assessment of its 2014 accomplishments vis- a -vis its target activities held on December 18, 2014, Planning Officer Ms. Imee Gatan- Agaloos briefed the MGB employees on the targets and accomplishment for the year.

In its presentation, Agaloos stressed that MGB R02 surpassed most of its targeted activities and programs for the year 2014.

MGB R02 Regional Director Mario Ancheta said that he is pleased with the Region’s accomplishment, giving credit to the devotion and dedication of the MGB R02 team.

Further, he said that the reports of accomplished targets were a sign of well carried out projects and programs for the year 2014.

One of the highlights of the 2014 accomplishment was the conduct of 4th Provincial Mining Regulatory Board (PMRB) Summit held on December 10, 2014 where it served as a venue for policy updates and discussion of mining and other related concerns among the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) of Region 02.

Likewise, the office also spearheaded the 3rd Regional Mining Conference last December 11-12,2014 where over a hundred participants from the different mining companies, government agencies and private institutions from all over the region joined the two-day event.

“This is a good end for 2014 and a good start for year 2015,” Ancheta said.