Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Boracay Island

Boracay’s pristine beauty ‘80% restored’

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said 80 percent of the pristine beauty of the famous tourist destination has been restored after...

PAL to launch Kalibo-Boracay ferry service

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) will soon launch a ferry service between Kalibo and Boracay. “This is the first time that PAL is venturing into...
Boracay Island (Photo by Philip Familara Photography)

‘Cesspool’no more: DENR chief claims Boracay now ‘clean’

Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan is now "clean" and "fit for swimming," said Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Roy Cimatu. The world-famous...

21 hotels to operate on first day of Boracay reopening dry run

A total of 21 hotels and resorts will be allowed to operate during the dry run of the reopening of Boracay on Oct. 15. These...

EMB-6: Only 67 Boracay establishments follow environmental laws

Only 67 Boracay establishments have so far complied with various environmental laws, according to the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB-6). Sophie Manuel, EMB-6 director, presented these...

Security preps underway for Boracay’s reopening

The Police Regional Office (PRO-6) is preparing for the smooth and orderly reopening of Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan on October 26. The preparations were...

DPWH ‘confident’ to finish Boracay road rehab on time

With only over a month left before the reopening of Boracay Island, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) remains confident that it...

DOE donates 50 new e-trikes to Boracay

Fifty new units of electric tricycles (e-trikes) will arrive on Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan within this week, according to the Land Transportation Franchising...

DOT releases initial list of Boracay hotels ready for opening

The Department of Tourism (DOT) announced that an initial 2,063 hotel rooms are ready for next month’s reopening of Boracay. In its Boracay Bulletin dated...

Not all parties, events banned in Boracay: DOT exec

Department of Tourism (DOT) Undersecretary Benito Bengzon Jr. said not all parties in Boracay would be banned. "Sa ngayon, ang tinitignan namin is doon sa beach...