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Gina Lopez, MVP debate on mining

Posted at | Updated as of 03/03/12 3:06 AM
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After the speeches of mining stakeholders in a conference in Makati came the heated question-and-answer segment. Pro- and anti-mining advocates debated on mining's impact on the Philippine economy and the environment. One heated exchange was between Gina Lopez, managing director of ABS-CBN Foundation and convenor of the Save Palawan Movement, and Manny Pangilinan, head of the country's biggest mining firm, Philex Mining Corp. -- Coco Alcuaz of ANC has the report.