Philippines Gold Mining News Monitoring Service & Press,
Gold miner Medusa Mining has reported a fatality at its Co-O underground mine, in the Philippines. The ASX-listed company said on Wednesday that a worker had fallen from a height within the mine, and had subsequently succumbed from his injuries.The effects of mining industry in the Philippines,,Mining in the Philippines has been known early as year 1521. The Philippines is actually the fifth most mineral-rich country in the world for copper, nickel, gold and chromite. This has been a home to the largest copper-gold deposit in the world.Didipio Gold and Copper mine, Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines,,The Oceana Gold and Copper mine, located in Barangay Didipio, Nueva Vizcaya, was the first mining project awarded a Financial Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA) by the Philippine government, allowing the company to operate large-scale mining explorations, 100% owned by foreign investor OceanaGold Corporation .