Wednesday, February 21, 2018
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Biz group hopes ultimatum will fix Boracay problems

A business group is hopeful that the ultimatum given by President Rodrigo Duterte will “finally” give solutions to the problems on Boracay Island in...
Boracay Island "Asia's 24/7"

Teo assures action to address Boracay’s problems

  The Department of Tourism (DOT) has assured that action will be taken to “fix” Boracay Island, the country’s top tourist destination. The world-famous island in...

Tourism chief vows to help ‘fix’ Boracay

The Department of Tourism on Tuesday vowed to help address problems in Boracay Island, a popular tourist destination in Western Visayas. "We have to do...
A fire gutted D’ Talipapa in Station 2 of Boracay Island, Aklan on Monday morning, Sept. 18. Photo by Jay-Ar A Papa Jay

Fire razes Boracay’s D’Talipapa

A fire gutted D’ Talipapa in Station 2 of Boracay Island, Aklan on Monday morning, Sept. 18. Around 135 souvenir stalls and eateries were burned...
The island of Boracay in Malay, Aklan

Malay boosts emergency response capability

The local government of Malay is buying three outbound engine speed boats worth P1.8 million to be used as water ambulance and Bantay Dagat...
ASIA'S 24/7 ISLAND. The water along the long beach remains safe for swimming based on the result of water sampling conducted by the DENR-EMB. As observed, the green algae occurs during the months of February to June and will eventually disappear starting the month of September bringing back to its natural beauty of being the best tropical white beach in the world.

Boracay’s algal bloom is a natural phenomenon

What is deemed “dirty” is actually a work in progress, a natural phenomenon and is part of the ecosystem cycle. It is called the algal...
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Aklan aims smoke-free status

The towns of Buruanga and Ibajay, Aklan’s provincial hospital Dr. Rafael S. Tumbokon Memorial Hospital and PhilHealth-Aklan have been nominated for the Red Orchid...
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ASEAN meetings in Boracay kick off

The 23rd senior officials meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) has officially kicked off Monday...
Aklan Electric Cooperative (AKELCO). Photo from www.boracayinformer.com

ERC hears AKELCO’s cheapest rate application

The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) conducted a hearing on the latest rate application of Aklan Electric Cooperative (AKELCO) on its Energy Power Purchase Agreement...
Boracay Island. Photo by Clark V. Antiquiera

Int’l cruise ship hub to rise in Boracay

Boracay Island will soon become a homeport for an international cruise line. Aklan Jetty Port Administrator Niven Maquirang said international cruise line Royal Caribbean has...