#Philippine Nickel Industry Association (PNIA)

MGB pushes for gradual stop of exportation of raw minerals

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) is pushing for policies that would gradually restrict the exportation of raw minerals to pave the way for more mineral processing and value-adding in the country's mining sector.

Stable gov’t policy sought for nickel industry

The domestic nickel industry said the government should first provide a stable policy environment for the mining industry, primarily on nickel, to be able to attract more foreign investors and participate  in the electric vehicle  (EV) global value chain.

GSIS invests P1.46B in Nickel Asia shares

State-run pension fund Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) has invested P1.46 billion in mining firm Nickel Asia Corporation (NAC).

BOI bares $10-B nickel processing projects

The Board of Investments (BOI) said two nickel processing firms are expected to bring in $10 billion in potential investments into the country for the manufacture of nickel product inputs for the production of electric vehicle (EV) batteries.