Friday, April 19, 2019

‘It’s a job well done’: Boracay reopens its doors to tourists

Boracay Island, the "crown jewel of the Philippine tourism industry", reopened its doors to tourists on Friday. "The reopening of the island is not the...

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...

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...
Mangroves Rehabilitation

P10-M for Aklan’s mangroves

A total budget of Php 10,635,000.00 was released to the seven municipalities in the province of Aklan that will embark on mangrove rehabilitation after...

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...
Boracay Island "Asia's 24/7"

No swimming, no entry in Boracay during shutdown: DILG

Swimming in Boracay beaches will be prohibited during its six months closure and only residents of its three barangays will be allowed to enter...

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...
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...
Boracays Bulabog Beach

Boracay coasts eyed as water quality management area

To ensure water quality protection in Boracay, it is now being eyed as another water quality management area (WQMA) in Western Visayas. Engr. Bonifacio Enorme...

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...