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159 Boracay establishments cleared for operation

THE Department of Environmental and Natural Resources announced on Friday that it has already issued Certificates of Conditional Approval (CCAs) to 159 establishments in Boracay. The post 159 Boracay establishments cleared for operation appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource: bworldonline bworldonlineOct 12th, 2018

Plastic litter found on Boracay beach after months-long cleanup

A television host who used to work for government found scattered plastic litter on the beach of Boracay during the dry run for the island’s reopening to tourists after a months-long cleanup operation. Mercado shared snapshots of the garbage, which she admitted was not hers, on October 15. “Few hours after the dry run started […] The post Plastic litter found on Boracay beach after months-long cleanup appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

Businesses still confused over Boracay opening plans

MANILA, Philippines – Boracay businesses are still confused over the government's guidelines when top tourist spot Boracay Island reopens to the public. In a DZRH interview , Elena Brugger, president of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Boracay, said that many establishments are still unaware of the progress ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Philippines island Boracay reopens for test run following huge cleanup

By Euan McKirdy/CNN – Boracay, one of the world’s most famous beach destinations, has reopened for a limited-numbers test run almost six months after closing for a cleanup operation to reverse the fortunes of the resort island once labeled a “cesspool” by Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte. The sun was Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

No compliance, no operation on Boracay dry run

No compliance, no operation on Boracay dry run.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Boracay tourists advised: No booking in establishments without gov’t clearance

THE DEPARTMENT of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) warned tourists in Boracay against making reservations in establishments which have not yet received government clearance to operate. The post Boracay tourists advised: No booking in establishments without gov’t clearance appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

68 Boracay hotels get green light for reopening

The Department of Tourism (DOT) has listed 68 accommodation establishments allowed to operate during the reopening of Boracay on Oct. 26......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

ECC suspension of compliant Boracay firms lifted

The suspension of the environmental compliance certificates (ECCs) of compliant establishments in Boracay has been lifted, Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu said yesterday. Source link link: ECC suspension of compliant Boracay firms lifted.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

ECC suspension of compliant Boracay firms lifted

The suspension of the environmental compliance certificates (ECCs) of compliant establishments in Boracay has been lifted, Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

ECC suspension of compliant Boracay firms lifted

The suspension of the environmental compliance certificates (ECCs) of compliant establishments in Boracay has been lifted, Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

Cimatu lifts ECC suspension for compliant Boracay businesses

MANILA, Philippines – Ahead of the island's reopening to tourists, Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu  lifted the suspension of environmental compliance certificates (ECCs) for all  Boracay establishments that have proven that they fully conform to environmental laws. Cimatu issued the order to the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) in Western Visayas thorugh Memorandum Circular 2018-14 dated October 5. This means ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

LIST: 68 Boracay hotels open by October 26

MANILA, Philippines – The government accredited 68 hotels and resorts on Friday, October 12, days before the famed Boracay Island reopens to the public. The Department of Tourism released an updated list of accommodation establishments that have already complied with government rules and regulations. As of Friday, there are a total ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

DENR lifts ECC suspension for compliant Boracay establishments

THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources has lifted the suspension on the environmental compliance certificates (ECC) of “complying” businesses in Boracay, weeks ahead of the island’s reopening to the general public. The post DENR lifts ECC suspension for compliant Boracay establishments appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Use frontline staff to orient tourists on do s, don ts in Boracay–Sen. Binay

October 10, 2018. With 17 days to go until Boracay’s soft opening, Sen. Nancy Binay today called on the government agencies in-charge of Boracay rehabilitation and the Local Government of Malay to conduct training for frontline staff of tourist establishments in the island. According to Binay, the trainings should… Source link link: Use frontline staff to orient tourists on do's, don'ts in Boracay–Sen. Binay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

Boracay to reopen with only few businesses deemed compliant

ONLY a small portion of businesses on Boracay Island are deemed compliant with environmental and accreditation requirements just weeks before the resort island returns to operation on Oct. 26 in a so-called “soft opening.”.....»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

Boracay Water ready to accept, treat sewer connections

BORACAY Island Water Company (Boracay Water) announced its readiness to accept sewer connections, following the latest Memorandum Order released by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), which directed hotels, resort, and similar establishments to connect to island’s concessionaires, in preparation for the Island’s scheduled re-opening in October 2018. Dated Sept 18, 2018 and […] The post Boracay Water ready to accept, treat sewer connections appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 28th, 2018

READY FOR REOPENING: 25 Boracay businesses up for accreditation

AN INITIAL list of 25 business establishments in Boracay could already operate when the island reopens on Oct 26, 2018. In its Boracay Bulletin dated Aug 31, the Department of Tourism (DOT) released a list of 25 hotels and resorts that have complied with the permits and clearances from the Department of the Interior and […] The post READY FOR REOPENING: 25 Boracay businesses up for accreditation appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

25 Boracay hotels, resorts get DOT nod

Anticipating the Oct. 26 re-opening of resort island Boracay, the Department of Tourism (DOT) has released an initial list of 25 accommodation establishments with a total of 2,063 rooms that are certified compliant with the requirements of the Boracay inter-agency task force and can begin operations when the island begins receiving visitors next month......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

Gov t approves permits to operate of 25 Boracay hotels, resorts

MANILA, Philippines – The government has approved the permits to operate of 25 hotels and resorts in top tourist destination Boracay Island. The Department of Tourism released the initial list of establishments that have complied with the interior and environment departments' permits and clearances, as of Friday, August 31. Of the accredited ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

DENR firm on Boracay sewage treatment plants

Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu is standing pat on his decision to require establishments in Boracay to put up sewage treatment plants (STPs)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 27th, 2018

One-stop shop for Boracay businesses gets 2-week extension

MANILA, Philippines – The Boracay inter-agency task force decided to extend the operation of its one-stop shop by two weeks to give businesses more time to comply with the requirements needed to continue operations. The one-stop shop will now be open until September 7 instead of the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2018