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MGB-CAR FACILITATES PAYMENT OF DAMAGE COMPENSATION

wwrrdecOn February 17, 2021, eleven (11) claimants finally received their compensation for the damages incurred by a tailings leak in 2016 at the Liang Tailings Storage Facility of the Benguet Corporation-Benguet Antamok Gold Operation (BC-BAGO).

A total amount of Php 511,050.17 was released from the Mine Waste and Tailings Reserve Fund (MWTRF) and were distributed to the eligible claimants from Itogon, Benguet by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau-Cordillera Administrative Region (MGB-CAR) in a simple program held at the MGB-CAR Conference Hall.continue reading:MGB-CAR FACILITATES PAYMENT OF DAMAGE COMPENSATION