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Six million worth of shabu seized in Negros Oriental

Six million worth of shabu seized in Negros Oriental

Six million worth of shabu seized in Negros Oriental NEGROS ORIENTAL, Philippines (20 August 2019) – Personnel of Coast Guard Station (CGS) Negros Oriental and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Negros Oriental successfully confiscated P6.8 Million pesos worth of illegal [...]

August 20, 2019 News
sinkhole in jordan guimaras

DENR confirms sinkholes in Jordan Guimaras

The Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has confirmed the presence of a sinkhole in Sitio Nagub-an, Barangay Sta. Teresa in the Municipality of Jordan. EMB senior geologist Catherine R. Tapalla on her [...]

August 20, 2019 News
illegal fishing in Siquijor

Coast Guard apprehends fisherman for illegal fishing in Siquijor

Illegal fishing in Siquijor: Personnel of Coast Guard Station (CGS) Siquijor together with Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources apprehended fisherman while conducting illegal fishing activity off Barangay Tambisan, San Juan, Siquijor on 13 August. CGSS Siquijor and BFAR personnel [...]

August 20, 2019 News
sailors kidnapped off Cameroon

Filipino, not Chinese, sailors kidnapped off Cameroon

Filipino, not Chinese, sailors kidnapped off Cameroon Most of the sailors kidnapped off the Cameroon coast last week were Filipinos, not Chinese as first reported, according to an official document seen by AFP Sunday. On Friday, an official in the [...]

August 19, 2019 News
Gina Lopez

Ex-DENR secretary Gina Lopez dies at 65

AUGUST 19, 2019 – Former Environment Secretary Gina Lopez, a staunch anti-mining activist, died on Monday due to multiple organ failure, her family-controlled broadcast network ABS-CBN said. She was 65. “With Gina’s passing, we lost a fervent advocate of children’s [...]

August 19, 2019 News
Iloilo International Airport

Iloilo International Airport seizes more than 100 umbrellas from passengers

The Iloilo International Airport seized more than 100 umbrellas from passengers leaving the province bound for different destinations.  However, most of the umbrellas were destroyed by passengers out of frustration upon surrendering them to airport personnel.  Umbrellas are prohibited in [...]

August 19, 2019 News
UP Visayas

UP Visayas unveils restored landmark building

Iloilo City, which boasts of a wide selection of heritage buildings, from old mansions to significant edifices used as commercial establishments, has restored UP Visayas one of its heritage sites. The University of the Philippines (UP) Visayas' main building was [...]

August 18, 2019 News
Chinese Warships Transit Philippine Waters

More Chinese Warships Transit Philippine Waters Without Permission

Chinese Warships Transit Philippine Waters Without Permission Five Chinese warships were once again detected passing through the Sibutu Strait in Philippine’s territorial waters in late July and early August, said the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). The passings seem [...]

August 18, 2019 News
SAN JUAN ELEVATED GREENWAY

SAN JUAN ELEVATED GREENWAY (Conceptual Proposal)

SAN JUAN ELEVATED GREENWAY: Starting the year 2023, the San Juan local government aims to focus their efforts on the city’s commercial intensification through the proliferation of higher density mixed-use developments and vertical expansions. Along with the city's economic boom, [...]

August 18, 2019 News
#WalangPasok

Agosto 15, Huwebes #WalangPasok

#WalangPasok sa mga lugar na ito ngayong Huwebes, Agosto 15, dahil sa inaasahang masamang panahon dala ng southwest monsoon o habagat. LAHAT NG ANTAS Benguet– Itogon– Kapangan PRE-SCHOOL TO SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL Benguet– Kibungan Pangasinan– Dagupan City PRE-SCHOOL TO ELEMENTARY [...]

August 17, 2019 News