Philex Mining Corp. signed individual agreements with three of its five outlying communities on the implementation of social projects for this year amounting to almost P83 million. Roy Mangali, assistant resident manager of the company’s gold-and-copper operations in Padcal, and Joel Bauzon, chairman of barangay Dalupirip in Itogon, shake hands as Victorio Palangdan (right) and Ignacio Rivera (2nd from left), respective mayors of Itogon and Tuba, with Lionel Wanawan, manager at Padcal’s Legal Department, look on. PR