P5k cash assistance distribution in full swing

The P25.1 million SAP fund was shared by some 5,022 approved households out of 17,433 applications in Quezon town.

Coron businesses under close DILG watch

The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) has placed under close watch the environmental law compliances of businesses in Coron town. Particularly being monitored...

Farm ‘Spinosum’ variety for summer, seaweed growers urged

Seaweed farmers in Palawan should plant the “Spinosum” seaweeds variety because it is suitable for the coming dry season. Edgardo Zabala Jr.,  seaweed focal person...

Creation of mini capitols sought

A proposal was raised at the provincial board on Tuesday for the establishment of three mini capitols that will primarily serve as forward operating...

Palawan not covered by moratorium on LSI repatriation

The list, released Monday by presidential spokesperson Harry Roque during his regular Laging Handa public briefing, included only Region 6, Cebu Island, Mactan, Region 8, and Caraga Region.

5th COVID-19 suspect patient, a pregnant female, dies at hospital

Kurt Acosta, El Nido information officer and municipal inter-agency task force (MIATF) spokesperson, said Monday the patient had been classified as a suspect case due to symptoms she exhibited and because of her "vulnerable" physical state.

Palawan newbie reps bring breathe of fresh air at Congress’ executive course

Palawan congressmen former governor Jose Chaves Alvarez and former Puerto Princesa mayor Edward Hagedorn take the spotlight during the Executive Course on Legislation held...

Palawan COVID-19 cases pick up in August

Palawan’s COVID-19 cases continue to rise, with 24 new added from August 3-8.

People staying put, as inter-town travel restrictions lifted

Ryan Hamid, van driver of P. Rabbit Transport covering Sofronio Española to Puerto Princesa City, said that during his first day back at work, he only had three “pick up” passengers on his route.

PHO says Aborlan has right to impose “bathing” protocol to arriving individuals

Dr. Mary Ann Navarro, speaking at the Alerto Palaweño online presser of the Provincial Information Office (PIO) on Thursday, said it was within Aborlan's power to require those arriving at the municipality from areas like Puerto Princesa City where there are active cases of COVID-19 to take a bath at designated bathing facilities.

LGU Bataraza, 100% ang marka sa road obstruction clearing

Batay sa resulta ng pagtatasa na ginawa ng ‘validation team’ sa 23 munisipyo sa Palawan, ang Bataraza ang nagkamit ng 100 porsiyentong iskor.

Palawan legislature opposes House Bill allowing commercial fishers inside municipal waters

The provincial board has registered its opposition to a pending bill at the House of Representatives seeking to open municipal waters to commercial fishing,...