The municipality of Maco, Davao Oriental has received cash from APEX Mining Co. in line with APEX’ commitment to support the recently issued Heal as One Act where the local government units and private sectors pledge commitment to give support and aid to local folks who are in need of the basic need such as food and medical necessities.

Emelita C. Fabro (right), Vice President for Corporate Administration of Apex Mining Co., Inc. on April 5, 2020 handed over financial assistance amounting to two hundred thousand pesos (Php 200,000.00) to Vice Mayor of Maco, Davao de Oro, Arthur Carlos Voltaire R. Rimando and Mayor Alvera Veronica R. Rimando (left).

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau RXI Regional Director Jasper Alberto H. Lascano said that in line with the recent issuance of RA NO. 11469 or The Bayanihan Heal as One Act mining companies extend assistance to LGUs to address covid-19 pandemic. RD Lascano added that MGB RXI will be strictly monitoring the mining compliance with RA 11469.