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MGB-1 conducts Media Forum for MGB Anniversary
- Monday, 30 November 2020

In line with the celebration of the 122nd Founding Anniversary of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau and Mining Month this November 2020, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region 1 conducted a Media Forum to discuss issues and concerns in the minerals industry in the Ilocos Region. The said forum is one of MGB-1’s strategy to communicate the government’s plans, programs, projects and activities through the...
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MGB-1 observes National Climate Change Consciousness Week 2020
- Friday, 27 November 2020

In celebration of the National Climate Change Consciousness Week last November 19-25, 2020, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region 1 took part and distributed IEC materials such as flyers and brochures to clients at the Public Assistance Desk. The theme for this year us “Adapting for a sustainable future”. The annual celebration aims to create awareness on global warming and climate change by pursuing...
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MGB-1 undergoes Internal Auditor’s Training and ISO 45001:2018 Awareness Training for Recertification
- Monday, 16 November 2020

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – In preparation for the Recertification of the ISO, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. 1 have undergone an Internal Auditor’s Training and ISO 45001:2018 Awareness Training last November 10-11, 2020. MGB-1 has partnered once again with the top-notch training and consulting company, AGF Consulting Group for the said training.
 
Early this year, MGB-1...
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New MGBEA members take oath
- Friday, 16 October 2020

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – Newly minted elected officers of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Employees Association Region 1 Chapter took oath before MGB-1 Regional Director Carlos A. Tayag and was witnessed by MGB-1 Division Chiefs last October 12, 2020. The election was held on October 5, 2020 which was conducted by the Election Committee (ELECOM). The election was done virtually as the members...
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MGB-1 receives alcohol donation from San Miguel Corporation and Northern Cement Corporation
- Tuesday, 06 October 2020

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau received 25 gallons of alcohol for sanitation and disinfection purposes from the San Miguel Corporation and Northern Cement Corporation on October 2, 2020. The donation was received by MGB 1 Regional Director Carlos A. Tayag. He expressed his gratitude to the generous act of the two companies who have been partners in helping people in adapting to the new normal during...
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MGB 1 discusses results of Geohazard Mapping and Hydrological Survey along Daang Kalikasan in Stakeholders Consultative Meeting
- Tuesday, 22 September 2020

MANGATAREM, Pangasinan – During the Stakeholders Consultative Meeting held last September 18, 2020 at the Manleluag Spring Protected Landscape, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. 1 presented the results of the conducted Geohazard Mapping and Hydrological Survey along Daang Kalikasan on June 15-24, 2020. The said meeting was attended by various stakeholders and partner agencies...
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MGB 1 employees gets health check on Annual Physical Examination
- Monday, 14 September 2020

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – Employees of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region 1 have undergone Annual Physical Examination (APE) from September 1-11, 2020 at the Lorma Medical Center as part of the health and wellness program of the office. The APE is an opportunity to check on one’s overall health status and further examine ongoing pain, symptoms and other health concerns. Laboratory test...
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MGB-1 conducts virtual IEC workshop on VRA
- Thursday, 27 August 2020

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region 1 conducted its first virtual Training-Workshop on Understanding Risk Exposure Maps with the municipality of Naguilian, La Union last August 25, 2020 via Zoom app. MGB Region 1 continues conducting these workshops during the new normal while practicing safety precautions. OIC Geosciences Division Chief Vilma Vecino thanked the...
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