Philex Mining Corp. has obtained its certification for Integrated Management System (IMS), an affirmation of the company’s successful programs on environmental protection and work safety.

First Pacific Co Ltd and its subsidiaries in the Philippines have won 16 awards granted by the Corporate Governance Asia (CGA), leading with the Best CEO for IR for Manuel V. Pangilinan, who is also the company’s MD.

Toledo (right) and Bondoy with Monsod, who is holding Philex Mining’s trophy as Best Investor Relations Company (Philippines), in Hong Kong, on April 10.

Philex Mining Corp. has won the Philippine Quill Awards for Best in Publication, under the division of Communication Skills Award of Excellence, for its 2013 Annual Report (AR) titled Progression.

Philex Mining Corp. has bagged the “Gold Award” granted by The Asset’s Corporate Awards for the quality of its financial performance, corporate governance, social responsibility, environmental responsibility, and investor relations.

Wanting to raise public awareness on the need to conserve its mangroves, Siargao's Del Carmen town, in Surigao del Norte, organized a fun run, which was upported by the public and private sectors, including Philex Mining Corp. and its Silangan project.

Mayor Alfredo Coro (middle), of the Siargao Island town of Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte, is pictured with the participants in the First Siargao Environmental Quiz Bee and DepED representatives, Nov. 14, at the municipality's Surigao State College of Technology.

Philex Mining Corp. has been adjudged by a prestigious award-giving body as the best company by the way it is managed through its system of rules, practices, and processes, and was feted along with the other winners in various categories recently.

Manuel V. Pangilinan, chairman of Philex Mining Corp., telling an annual mining conference here the need to “encourage government to separate the function of regulation” under the DENR from the “function of promotion” under the MGB.

First Pacific Co Ltd and its MD and CEO, Manuel V. Pangilinan, led four of its businesses and two other top executives in winning eight awards for this year in recognition for their excellent corporate directorship and best practices in good governance.