Saturday, March 23, 2019

EMB issues 478 violation notices to Boracay establishments

The Environmental Management Bureau in (EMB-6) has already issued 478 notices to establishments in Boracay island, Malay, Aklan for violating environmental laws. Of the number,...

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...

‘Expect better, cleaner Boracay’

The Department of Tourism (DOT-6) assured tourists that a "better, cleaner, and environment-friendly" Boracay Island will welcome them in October this year. “We will make...
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.

17 Aklan officials face charges for neglecting Boracay

Seventeen public officials in the province of Aklan are facing criminal and administrative charges for allegedly neglecting Boracay Island. Yesterday, the Department of Interior and...

Whale shark sighting means Boracay cleanup successful: Palace

The presence of a whale shark off Boracay Island shows that the efforts to bring back the pristine waters of the popular tourist destination...

Task force targets to reopen Boracay on Oct. 26

Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat is deferring details on Boracay's reopening to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), but shared hopes the inauguration...
The island of Boracay in Malay, Aklan

Boracay agrarian reform to roll next week: DAR

The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) is in the thick of preparations for the implementation of distributing agricultural lands to qualified indigenous people in...
Boracay Island. Photo by Clark Villaruel Antiquiera

Duterte declares entire Boracay as land reform area

President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday declared the entire island of Boracay Island as a land reform area amid the ongoing rehabilitation of the...

Boracay Inspection Committee targets 2,500 establishments

The Boracay Inspection Committee (BIC) targets to inspect some 2,500 establishments on Boracay Island until June 15 this year to ensure that they are...
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.

Persistently dirty sea could delay Boracay reopening: DENR chief

Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu said it would take longer for the government to reopen Boracay Island to tourists if establishments in the famed island...