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Rep. Alvarez joins Talog irrigation project inspection in Taytay

First congressional district representative Franz Alvarez, along with board member Juan Antonio Alvarez, joined Palawan IMO division manager Engr. Conrado Cardenas Jr. on January 30 to assure the quality of the project construction.

P100M Coron-Busuanga road widening project underway – DPWH

DPWH regional director Wilfredo Mallari said recently that the widening of the 73-kilometer Coron-Busuanga road also aims to invigorate tourism activities in Busuanga, where there is a safari park.

NIA PIMO conducts dry run on newly-installed irrigation pipes in Lucbuan

NIA division manager Engr. Conrado Cardenas Jr. said that the dry run for the Lucbuan SIP was held on January 29 to know if it will be reliable enough to irrigate 100 hectares of rice field. The pipe was installed on January 15. 

Talog small irrigation project is 50% complete – NIA

National Irrigation Administration (NIA) Palawan Irrigation Management Office (IMO) division manager Conrado Cardenas Jr. said an estimated 45 farmers will benefit from the irrigation project, as well as the entire Talog community.

3rd telco Dito prepares to construct cellular sites in the city

Ryan Pumares, site manager of Mobicon Network and authorized contractor of Dito, said Monday that their company is ready to begin the construction of the cell sites but needs the endorsement of the City Council to proceed.

TIEZA approves 4 tourism improvement projects for Coron

Four sustainable tourism projects for Coron have been approved by the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA), including a centralized sewage treatment plant (STP)...

NIA inaugurates Malatgao RIS in Narra

The National Irrigation Administration (NIA) recently inaugurated the newly rehabilitated Malatgao River Irrigation System (RIS) in Barangay Bagong Sikat, Narra, in an aim to increase rice...

PetroEnergy’s wind farm in Palawan gets green light from DOE

PetroGreen Energy Corp. (PetroGreen) has been awarded a service contract by the Department of Energy (DOE) to set in motion the construction of a wind farm in...

NIA Palawan gains award

Engineer Conrado Cardenas Jr., Palawan IMO manager said in an interview that the recognition for 2018 was only given recently due to the accomplishment of the agency of 34 projects worth P438 million.

Cusi bats for Palawan coal plant

Cusi said provinces like Palawan are "starving for electricity" and should not be aversed to coal because of its capacity to provide electricity without interruption.

Spain’s Repsol energy company bids for petroleum exploration in Northeast Palawan

In a statement, the DOE said Repsol has applied for Nominated Area No. 4 and was "the only company that submitted the application requirements".

NIA admits to delays in key projects

Palawan IMO manager engineer Conrado Cardenas, Jr said that the low accomplishment percentage as of October 2019 was due to delays in project implementation as the budget allocation was released only around month of August.