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EDITORIAL: The PCSD turnaround on the Brooke’s Point mining project application

The Palawan Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD), in an unusual turnaround this week, revoked its previous rejection of Ipilan Nickel Corporation's (INC) Strategic Environmental...

EDITORIAL: The PALECO privatization agenda before the House

If the intention of the ongoing congressional probe on Palawan's power situation is to pave the way for a new power distribution franchise that...

EDITORIAL: PALECO’s legal struggles and strange misfortunes

A document distributed among the Palawan media last week noted that the Palawan Electric Cooperative (PALECO) is being sued by one of its independent...

EDITORIAL: Probing PALECO

Palawan's congressional representatives are calling for a  probe on the Palawan Electric Cooperative (PALECO) and the power situation in the province, in light of...

EDITORIAL: Raising reproductive health awareness among Palawan youth

A recent study conducted among Palawan youth shows that their level of awareness about reproductive health still leaves much to be desired. It noted...

EDITORIAL: Taking stock of Palawan’s Covid response capacity

The Department of Health disclosed this week that the more potent delta strain of the pandemic virus has reached the country. More contagious and...

EDITORIAL: A toast to the life and times of Nonoy Espina

Palawan News mourns the passing of Jose Jaime "Nonoy" Espina, former chair of the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP), who succumbed...

EDITORIAL: A casual talk about “arming civilians”

In a recent speech during the launch and oath-taking of the Global Coalition of Lingkod Bayan Advocacy Support Groups and Force Multipliers at the...

EDITORIAL: Covid in the newsroom

Since the pandemic began over a year ago, journalists have found themselves having to adjust to a new work environment like everyone else, one...

EDITORIAL: Mining industry resurgence under the Duterte administration’s policy shift

A ruling by the Ombudsman was released to the media this week by the mining company Ipilan Nickel Corporation (INC) imposing a one-year suspension,...

EDITORIAL: How we account for 123 years, and counting

This day marks an important point in our history when our country freed itself from decades of Spanish colonial rule exactly 123 years ago,...

EDITORIAL: Governance challenges amidst the COVID-19 surge

Since the global pandemic began early last year, one wouldn't have thought Puerto Princesa City will experience the kind of outbreak it had seen...