As the six-month government shutdown of Boracay begins, Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo is helping save Boracay by leading a massive cleanup campaign in the island. The tourism chief, trading her office wear with white polo shirt, jeans and…
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The six-month closure of Boracay is an "opportune time” to help bring other tourist spots to "international limelight," Senator Sonny Angara said on Thursday.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has formalized the six-month closure of Boracay by placing the island under a state of calamity.
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No private individual can stop the government from shutting down Boracay for six months since it is owned by the state, Malacañang said Thursday (April 26).
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Construction of mega casino in Boracay, speculation lang - Senator Tito Sotto
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Local Government Units (LGUs), residents should be blamed in Boracay degradation, Senator Tito Sotto says
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After declaring his plan to place Boracay under land reform, President Rodrigo Duterte said Wednesday (April 25) that he wants the entire Mindanao to go to farmers.
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The closure of Boracay will push through on April 26 even though President Rodrigo Duterte has yet to issue the document laying down the bases for it, Malacañang said Wednesday (April 25).
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The government should delay its plan to close Boracay island if it has no definite plan for its rehabilitation and for the delivery of assistance to its residents, who are relying on the island for their livelihood.
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It did not come as a surprise to Sen. Cynthia Villar to hear of the alleged extortion activities that some barangay officials in Boracay are engaged in on the issuance of identification (ID) cards.
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After exposing an extortion racket involving IDs in Boracay, Sen. Panfilo Lacson urged the Department of Interior and Local Government on Sunday to conduct sting operations against those responsible.
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Ahead of the six-month closure of Boracay, Senator Panfilo Lacson has exposed the extortion scam involving some barangay officials in the island.
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Despite his removal at the helm of the inter-agency National Food Authority Council (NFAC), Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco Jr. still has his hands full with other duties and responsibilities, Malacañang said Wednesday.
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Malacañang on Tuesday congratulated Filipino journalist Manuel Mogato from international news agency Reuters for being among the recipients of this year’s prestigious Pulitzer Prize for his reportage on the Duterte administration’s campaign…
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Senator Nancy Binay is not contented with the government’s plan on how to deal with the problems that may arise once it seals off Boracay island from tourists.
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Senator Nancy Binay on Monday urged the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (PAGCOR) to just heed President Duterte’s moratorium on new casinos, including the one being eyed in Boracay island.
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Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar on Monday said he would support a proposal by Senator Ralph Recto to use drones, satellite imaging and other cutting-edge technology to monitor the progress of big-ticket…
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Senator Cynthia Villar cast doubt on the Duterte administration’s plan to rehabilitate popular tourist destination Boracay in six months, as she predicts works on the island may continue beyond 2055.
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The looming closure of popular island destination Boracay may lead to a power rate hike, with electricity cooperatives passing operating costs to consumers outside of the island, Senator Win Gatchalian warned.
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Senator Cynthia Villar: Boracay rehab continuing process to last ‘forever’
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Senator Ralph Recto is batting for the planned rehabilitation of popular island destination Boracay to be livestreamed “so that work will be on time, on budget, and according to specifications.”
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Senator Nancy Binay calls on Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor) to revoke provisional license to Boracay mega-casino
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Gatchalian warns of possible power rate hike due to Boracay closure
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P30-B lugi sa Boracay closure, hindi na maibabalik - Senator Antonio Trillanes IV