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Reduce waste: Cam Norte PENRO chief tells residents

Reduce waste: Cam Norte PENRO chief tells residents.....»»

Category: newsSource: bicolstandard bicolstandardJul 12th, 2018

Sky partners with RunRio for Siargao International Marathon this weekend

To continue its zero-waste management and mangrove protection projects in Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte, running events company Runrio Events, Inc. is holding the Siargao International Marathon with cable, direct-to-home, and broadband provider SKY as official media partner. Thousands of local and international tourists as well as island residents are expected to participate in the destination run on Saturday (July 14) at the Muncipality of del Carmen. The race has five distance categories—3km, 5km, 10km, 21km, and 42km. Island residents may also join for free in the 5km category. “SKY has always been passionate about protecting the environment. We’ve held the SKYathon beach run in the past years for Boracay’s coral reef rehabilitation. Now, we would like to contribute to Siargao’s environmental care by becoming a media partner for the Siargao International Marathon,” said Delbert Santos II, SKY senior marketing manager. Part of the marathon’s route are the coastlines where mangroves from the project were planted last year. The organizers are also bringing in waste management expert to introduce zero-waste management technology in the island. “As early as now, we would like to prevent any environmental damage to happen in Siargao, especially that the island is becoming popular among tourists. With this project, we would like to educate both locals and tourists on how to take care of the island,” said running coach Rio dela Cruz of Runrio Events, Inc. Interested participants of the Siargao International Marathon may still make last-minute registration by visiting www.runrio.com......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

DBP vows more loans for infra, environmental projects

The Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has vowed to allocate more funds for loans to infrastructure and environmental projects with an eye toward providing more potable water and improving waste management in far-flung areas of the country, its chief said. In a press statement, DBP president and CEO Cecilia Borromeo said the bank was prepared to provide the necessary assistance to towns and municipalities seeking to improve long-term water availability and accessibility, and to undertake projects that would reduce air and water pollution, improve solid waste management, and advance climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction. "DBP remains committed to providing rea...Keep on reading: DBP vows more loans for infra, environmental projects.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 13th, 2018

5 persons feared kidnapped in Zamboanga del Norte

ZAMBOANGA CITY --- Five persons went missing in the hinterlands of Sirawai, Zamboanga del Norte on Saturday and their families feared they might have been abducted, sources said. Senior Supt. Raul Tacaca, chief of the Zamboanga del Norte Police Provincial Office, identified the missing persons as Jojo Mantangan, 33; Roger Jongan, 37; Reymon Furesima, 14; Jemar Maglangit, 29; and Mario Ungok, 37 -- all residents of Barangay San Vicente, also of Sirawai. "The alleged missing persons went to Panabutan to conduct illegal logging using chainsaw," Tacaca said. A police source in the adjacent town of Siocon said relatives of the victims initially sought their help because their vil...Keep on reading: 5 persons feared kidnapped in Zamboanga del Norte.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 4th, 2018

2 DENR officials in Zamboanga Peninsula relieved

MANILA, Philippines – Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu ordered the relief of his regional director in the Zamboanga Peninsula as well as the chief of the Zamboanga del Norte Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO). "Enough is enough. It's not just because of command responsibility. We also want to know ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 11th, 2018

Collapsed hanging bridge now passable

MAMBUSAO, Capiz – The hanging bridge at Brgy. Pangpang Norte here which collapsed two weeks ago is now passable. According to Pangpang Norte village chief Rodulfo Luna, barangay residents worked together to reconnect the cable and repair the damage structure. Luna said the municipal government promised to immediately repair the bridge but it did not […] The post Collapsed hanging bridge now passable appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 27th, 2017

5 rescued as boat sinks off CamSur town

PASACAO, Camarines Sur -- Three young girls aged 13, 14 and 15, together with two men in their 20s, were rescued at sea by coastal residents of Bgy. Dalupaon, here, after their motor-banca capsized and swept by big waves to the shores of the said coastal village. Chief Insp. Santos….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

6 Pangasinan police chiefs fired, demoted to checkpoint officers

MANILA, Philippines – After a sacking spree of local police chiefs in Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte, and La Union, Ilocos Region top cop Chief Superintendent Romulo Sapitula relieved 6 chiefs of police from Pangasinan, his public information office announced on Thursday, August 9. Who are they this time? Effective Wednesday, August ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

PIA Chief tells Uson to go on leave

PIA Chief tells Uson to go on leave.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsAug 8th, 2018

Benguet folk volunteer to clean up medical waste

BAGUIO CITY — Representatives of residents of Taloy Sur village of Tuba town in Benguet province volunteered to help the Baguio Medical Center (BMC) and its contractor clean up Bayacsan creek of the medical waste during the technical conference at the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) on August 1......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Trillanes tells Cayetano: I helped reduce number of Chinese boats in Panatag

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Sunday said his actions as backchannel negotiator of the Benigno Aquino III administration at the height of the standoff in Scarborough (Panatag) Shoal helped reduce the number of Chinese vessels in the contested area.   Source link link: Trillanes tells Cayetano: I helped reduce number of Chinese boats in Panatag.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Killer of pregnant woman, niece in Mandaluyong nabbed

Police from Mandaluyong and Camarines Norte have arrested the suspect who stabbed dead his five-month pregnant live-in partner and her 11-year-old niece in Mandaluyong City last April.   Eastern Police District (EPD) Director Chief Supt. Bernabe Balba identified the suspect as Benjamin Pardinez Jr., 44, who had three registered addresses in Bacoor, Cavite, Quezon and Camarines Norte provinces.   Pardinez was arrested around 9:15 a.m. by members of the Mandaluyong City Police investigation unit led by Chief Insp. Norman dela Rosa and Labo Municipal Station policemen headed by Chief Insp. Roberto Marinda in Camarines Norte.   Mandaluyong City Police Sen...Keep on reading: Killer of pregnant woman, niece in Mandaluyong nabbed.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

BSP chief s staggered reserve cuts to free up P1 trillion in cash by 2023

File photo of BSP Gov. Nestor Espenilla Jr. INQUIRER Monetary regulators may reduce the amount of cash that banks are required to hold by as much as two percentage points each year which, if implem.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

LTO-Dumaguete chief to deputize cops as LTO agents

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental, July 31 (PIA) -- The Land Transportation Office (LTO) chief here expressed commitment to deputize police officers as LTO agents to help reduce the volume of traffic -.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

LTO-Dumaguete chief to deputize cops as LTO agents

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental, July 31 (PIA) -- The Land Transportation Office (LTO) chief here expressed commitment to deputize police officers as LTO agents to help reduce the volume of traffic -.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

Palace tells NAPC chief Liza Maza to surrender

Malacañang yesterday urged National Anti-Poverty Commission chair Liza Maza to surrender and face the murder charges against her and prove her innocence......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

Palace tells NAPC chief Liza Maza to surrender - Philippine Star

Palace tells NAPC chief Liza Maza to surrender - Philippine Star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

Albayalde tells men to remain on alert amid deadly NPA Palawan ambush

PHILIPPINE National Police chief, Director General Oscar D. Albayalde has ordered all police forces nationwide to maintain their full alert against possible New People’s Army attacks in the aftermath of a rebel ambush in Taytay, Palawan which killed two policemen on Sunday last week, the latest casualties of the ongoing….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

1 kilo of marijuana seized in Iligan

ILIGAN CITY --- The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) seized on Monday more than a kilo of marijuana from a suspect who was later identified as the kidnap victim the agency rescued two years ago in Lanao del Norte. Lawyer Abdul Jamal Dimaporo, chief of NBI Iligan, said they arrested Cedric Nicolo Jamias, 25, a resident of Tacurong, Sultan Kudarat. Jamias, a newly licensed Electonics and Communications Engineer, was one of the four students of Mindanao State University -- Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT)allegedly kidnapped two years ago and rescued by Dimaporo's team from a hinterland area in Munai, Lanao del Norte. Also arrested were Kevin Christopher Saderna, 26; a...Keep on reading: 1 kilo of marijuana seized in Iligan.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 30th, 2018

4 SC justices, 1 Davao del Norte judge vying for Chief Justice post

4 SC justices, 1 Davao del Norte judge vying for Chief Justice post.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJul 26th, 2018

Tornado hits coastal villages of Davao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/23 July) – A tornado hit the coastal communities in Barangay Lapu-Lapu and Centro Agdao, Davao City at around 8:45 pm on Sunday, leaving one person injured and five houses destroyed and forcing residents to flee their homes. As of 9 am on Monday, Davao City Central 911 chief Emmanuel Jaldon said that […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2018