Abra has persuaded its power supplier to serve the province once more, with the help of the Department of Energy (DOE) and various government agencies which have expressed concern about the impact of a power crisis in the May elections.
By Amy R. Remo
Aboitiz Power Corp. has signed an agreement allowing its subsidiary to provide clean and affordable electricity to more than 43,000 customers of an electric cooperative in Abra.
Abra Mining and Industrial Corp. (AMIC) has entered into a joint-venture agreement with three companies for a gold exploration project in Abra province. One of the partners, Toronto-based Olympus Pacific Minerals Inc., said the group had an option to acquire a 60-percent interest in the project. Abra Mining said in a disclosure to the Philippine [...]