Palawan in the West Philippine Sea

When China occupied Mischief Reef back in the mid 1990s, the Philippine government raised a big howl in the media…

EDITORIAL: Foreign policy as viewed from Palawan

The Philippine government has abandoned an established diplomatic mechanism in dealing with China’s encroachment in the country’s territories in the…

WPS troops recognized after tour of duty

The Western Command (WESCOM) on Sunday gave campaign and merit medals to government troops who recently completed their tour of…

Storm signal lifted in the Calamianes

State weather bureau PAGASA has lifted storm signal no. 1 in Northern Palawan, including Calamian Group of Islands, on Thursday…

Kalayaan town to hold fishing fest

Kalayaan town in the contested West Philippines Sea (WPS) is set to hold a week-long festival dubbed “Pangisda sa Banwa”…

President Duterte and the WPS claim

Between the campaign period up to the days prior to his formal proclamation, incoming President Rodrigo Duterte conveyed inconsistent and…