Grounded barge in El Nido removed

The barge that ran aground off El Nido town last week has already been removed from its grounding position located…

IP group demands say on biomass power plant

A federation of indigenous peoples (IP) in southern Palawan has asked the proponent of the planned 7.5-megawatt biomass power plant in Barangay San Isidro, Narra to get their consent, as the area being eyed forms part of their ancestral domain.

Taytay landmark to undergo restoration

The historical heritage site Fort Santa Isabel in Taytay town will undergo restoration starting next month to preserve and promote the province’s rich significant past.

No oil spill from grounded barge in El Nido

Authorities on Thursday sought to allay fears the barge that ran aground off El Nido town over the weekend might cause an oil spill and damage the beaches and its surrounding coastal environment.

Taytay fish code to focus on town’s main fishing ground

With its new Fisheries Code taking effect this year, the Taytay municipal government is aiming to focus on their conservation efforts in Taytay Bay and boost local fisheries incomes.

Tour agencies hit by 5-day UR closure

Travel and tour agencies in the city are reeling from losses due to the five-day cancellation of tours to Puerto Princesa Underground River (PPUR) caused by inclement weather.

BREAKING NEWS: Barge runs aground off El Nido

A barge carrying gravel and sand has ran aground off El Nido town on Wednesday morning, February 7, the Philippine Coast Guard El Nido station said.