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Local carrier mulls direct flight from city to Hong Kong

Cebu Pacific is eyeing to operate direct regular flights from Hong Kong to Puerto Princesa and vice versa, Mayor Lucilo Bayron disclosed Monday. Bayron announced...

PCSD to reimpose open-closed season for ‘suno’ grouper fishing

The Palawan Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD) is set to revive the annual seasonal control for leopard trout (suno) in the province every November to March starting this year.
Student journalists compete at the DSPC in Puerto Princesa Pilot Elementary School. (Photo courtesy of Enrile Abrigo Jr.)

1,500 student journos participate in Division Schools Press Conference

Around 1,500 student journalists from different elementary and secondary schools in Puerto Princesa compete for the annual Division Schools Press Conference (DSPC).

New firefly attraction in Bacungan River launched

“Pero matagal na panahon na ‘yon nahuli ‘yong buwaya. Kagabi actually umattend ‘yong DENR, ‘yong CENRO, hindi lang naka-attend ‘yong mga taga-crocodile farm pero ang alam namin sila ay kumuha ng mga clearance mula sa mga offices na ‘yon para buksan íyan as attraction sa gabi,” Meneses said.

SITEL offers free training for work opportunities in Southern Palawan

SITEL Puerto Princesa is strengthening its partnership with the Southern Palawan community, offering its constituents free training for work opportunities in the field of...

MAN VS CROCODILE: PCSD seeks harmony to prevent revenge killing in...

Balabac town authorities and lead enforcement agencies are targetting to achieve harmony between humans and crocodiles in the area by 2029.

Survey and titling of ancestral lands pushed

A resolution was filed before the Provincial Board this week proposing to set aside P956,000 funding for survey and delineation activities of ancestral lands...

Students attend lectures on biodiversity

Some 2,000 students from Puerto Princesa schools participated in a “biodiversity youth forum” last week, a preparatory activity for next month’s week-long Subaraw Biodiversity...

CENRO to strengthen “No segregation, No collection” policy

The City Environment and Natural Resources Office (ENRO) is aiming to strengthen its implementation of the “No Segregation, No Collection” policy

Eco-agro park inaugurated in El Nido

An 11.48-hectare Palawan Eco-Agro Park (PEAP) aimed at increasing farm productivity and food sustainability of the growing tourism industry in El Nido town and its neighboring municipalities was inaugurated Monday, October 7.

City ENRO to inventory stocked plastics prior to total ban

The City Environment and Natural Resources Office (ENRO) plans to conduct an inventory of “single-use plastics and polystyrene foams” that are kept as stocks in establishments in Puerto Princesa City.

DPWH warns contractors in Palawan for delays in construction projects

The 3rd Engineering District of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has warned contractors in the province Friday to finish their delayed infrastructure projects until the end of 2019 or they will not be paid.