Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Boracay cops ready for Oct. 26 reopening

More than 500 policemen have been deployed to Boracay Island to ensure the safety of tourists when the island reopens on October 26. Senior Supt....
BIR

Dentists get briefing on tax liabilities

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Revenue District N0. 71  headed by Eralen B. de Aro, Revenue District Officer, recently held a briefing on...
Of the total number, foreign tourists listed were 472,814; while domestic tourists were 484,131; and overseas Filipinos, 25,765. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera

Boracay still open to tourists on Holy Week, summer: Palace

Tourists are still welcome to visit Boracay during the Holy Week and throughout summer, as the proposal to temporarily close the island to fix...
DENR-6 Regional Director Jim Sampulna

DENR says study on Boracay’s carrying capacity out next month

The study on the carrying capacity of Boracay Island will be out next month, said Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-6) Director Jim...
Boracay Island. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera

DOT-6 assists 2,049 walk-in tourists

In the span of three months, 2,049 tourists without hotel booking confirmation was assisted by the Department of Tourism (DOT-6) through its...
Province of Aklan

Aklan reports accomplishments in TB case detection, treatment rates

The Provincial Health Office (PHO) recently released the province’s 2015 accomplishments in Case Detection Rates and Treatment Success Rates in the implementation of the...
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...

DTI eyes measures to assist displaced MSMEs, workers in Boracay

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is now working on major interventions to cushion the impact of the temporary closure of Boracay to...

CENRO: It’s now safe to swim in Boracay

More than two months after its closure and ongoing rehabilitation, the quality of water, particularly at the long beach of the island of Boracay...
Boracays Bulabog Beach

DENR, PCG hold water sampling in Boracay’s Bulabog beach

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) in Caticlan and the regional office of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) are conducting a weeklong...