MGB XII new office building at Prime Regional Center


The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Regional Office XII is now located at the Regional Prime Center, Brgy. Carpenter Hill, Koronadal City.  The transfer was done on September 29, 2014 from its old office building located at Luche Building, Gensan Drive, Koronadal City.  The building has three floors, with the Office of the Regional Director and the Mine Management Division (MMD) occupying the first floor, Admin. & Finance Division (AFD) second Floor, Mine Environment and Safety Division (MESD) & Geological Science Division (GSD) third Floor.   The office is approximately 9 kilometers away from the city proper.

RD Paye mentioned during the first flag raising at the office that “let us serve our customer at our best”.  The building is more spacious, comfortable and customer friendly.  The one-stop-shop for direct customer service is now ready to serve efficiently and effectively.



Mining group strengthens support to governments NGP program


On August 20, 2013 during the conduct of mining industry cluster meeting with Soccsksargen Responsible Miners Association Inc. (SMRA Inc.) ,it  committed to their participation on the National Greening Program (NGP) of the government

According to MGB 12 Mining Environment and Safety Division (MESD) chief Efren B. Carido,  a total of 250.72 hectares as of June 2013, in different areas of Region 12 have been planted with thousands of fruit-bearing trees, hardwood species and bamboos.

Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB 12) regional director Constancio A. Paye, Jr.also said it is important to take part in the national government’s initiative of protecting the environment.Read More



The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Region XII issued on August 20, 2014 an Exploration Permit (EP) to 88 Kiamba Mining and Development Corporation (88 Kiamba) after clearance to issue the said permit was granted by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.

The exploration permit is the first issued EP in the region after the promulgation of the law 

institutionalizing reforms to the mining sector embodied in Executive Order No. 79 which was signed by President Aquino on July 6, 2012. READ MORE


MGB-National Management Conference, Villa Amor, Koronadal City, July 28-31, 2015.
Photo op after the stage 2 audit with RD Paye (seated in the middle in white polo barong), representatives of AJA Registrar’s Inc. (seated right & left of RD Paye wearing black and brown jacket, respectively) together with the MGB family.
MGB XII goes to Kiamba for Team Building.