MANILA, Philippines – Gold miner Medusa Mining has ceased all mining activities in Davao as a precautionary measure after heavy rains caused flooding and landslides in the area.
The firm said several sections of the highway that lead to its mine site are inaccessible as a result of the flooding.
Non-stop rains have also caused slippages and landslides in several areas around the mining area.
No injuries have been reported. -- Report from Reuters