Philippines Mining Fiscal Regime Report 2019 – – Business Wire

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“The Philippines’ Mining Fiscal Regime 2019” covers the governing bodies, laws, licenses, rights, obligations and tax-related information on various mineral commodities.

The Philippines has a variety of mineral resources, including copper, nickel, cobalt and gold. Deposits are categorized into metals and non-metals. The country is also the world’s second largest producer of nickel. The mining industry is governed by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), and the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB). The Philippine Mining Act of 1995 is the apex governing law for the country’s mining industry.


  • The report outlines the governing bodies, governing laws, various mineral licenses, taxes and royalties.

Reasons to buy

  • To gain an overview of the Philippines mining fiscal regime
  • To identify the Philippines mining governing bodies, laws in the industry, and licenses and leases
  • To identify major taxes and royalty rates applicable in the country

Key Topics Covered:

1. List of Tables & Figures

2 Executive Summary

3 The Philippines’ Mining Fiscal Regime: Ease of Doing Business

3.1 Macroeconomic Performance

3.2 Ease of Doing Business

3.3 Corruption Index

3.4 Minerals Overview

4 The Philippines’ Mining Fiscal Regime: Governing Bodies

4.1 Department of Energy (DoE)

4.2 Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)

4.2.1 Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB)

4.2.2 Environmental Management Bureau (EMB)

4.2.3 Land Management Bureau (LMB)

5 The Philippines’ Mining Fiscal Regime: Laws and Regulations

5.1 Philippine Mining Act of

5.2 People’s Small-Scale Mining Act of

5.3 Presidential Decree No.

5.4 Executive Order No. 79,

6 The Philippines’ Mining Fiscal Regime: Mining Permits and Contracts

6.1 Exploration Permit

6.1.1 Duration

6.1.2 Area

6.2 Mineral Agreement

6.2.1 Mineral Production Sharing Agreement (MPSA)

6.2.2 Co-Production Agreement (CA)

6.2.3 Joint Venture Agreement (JVA)

6.2.4 Duration

6.2.5 Area

6.3 Financial or Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA)

6.3.1 Duration

6.3.2 Area

7 The Philippines’ Mining Fiscal Regime: Rights and Obligations

7.1 Rights and Obligations

8 The Philippines’ Mining Fiscal Regime: Taxes and Royalties

8.1 Royalty

8.2 Excise Tax

8.3 Corporate Income Tax

8.4 Capital Gains Tax

8.5 Withholding Tax

8.5.1 Dividends

8.5.2 Interest

8.5.3 Royalties

8.6 Loss Carry Forward

8.7 Value Added Tax (VAT)

9 Appendix

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