Government’s tree-planting drive next year should join other grassroots jobs initiatives, as mobilizing “plantreetos and plantreetas” can shield its proposed P5.1 billion budget from wastage and delays, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto said on Friday.
Commission on Elections (Comelec) commissioner Rowena Guanzon has backed calls seeking the resignation of the DENR official, calling him “low life” and “ignoramus.”
“Crystalline silica in dolomites can cause damage to the lungs, cause irritation to the skin and eyes, or even cancer,” says De Lima.
Environment Sec. Benny Antiporda says DENR is not discounting the possibility that somebody might be trying to sabotage the Manila Bay beach nourishment project.
Malacañang said it understands Senator Leila de Lima’s opposition to the ongoing Manila Bay rehabilitation.
Buhay party-list Rep. Lito Atienza on Tuesday slammed the ongoing dumping of synthetic white sand from crushed dolomite boulders onto the Baywalk area of Manila Bay, saying it was useless since the beach would remain “unswimmable and deadly.”
Netizens don’t see the logic behind the Department of Environment and Natural Resources’ (DENR) dumping of white sand on the shores of Manila Bay, supposedly as part of its rehabilitation program.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has started covering the shoreline of Manila Bay with white sand, supposedly as part of its rehabilitation program.
There will no longer be a Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission or PRRC. President Duterte has abolished the agency.
Neophyte Rizal Rep. Fidel Nograles has cried foul over the anomalous awarding of the Kaliwa Dam project (KDP) to the Chinese firm despite lacking pre-qualification requirements.
The government is set to seal another partnership for the rehabilitation of Manila Bay.
Hinamon ni Deputy Minority Leader Lito Atienza ang mga opisyal ng DENR na uminom ng tubig mula sa Manila Bay kung sa tingin nila’y malinis na ito.
Pinuna ni Gordon ang naging kapabayaan ng DENR sa Baguio residential aniya kung nagawa sa Boracay bakit hindi sa
Baguio? Sayang a-niya nagkaroon ng strong signal ang Boracay rehabilitation sa mga ilang resort owner
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – The tons of discarded plastics that came from South Korea are raw materials for a recycling facility and not mere garbage, a top official of the company that imported the materials said.
CITY OF NAGA, Cebu — Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Roy Cimatu on Friday ordered the immediate relief of four top officials of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) 7 (Central Visayas) following the massive landslide here.
The House leadership on Thursday backed the proposed total ban for open-pit mining in the country.
An official of the National Secretariat for Social Action (NASSA)/Caritas Philippines on Tuesday urged the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to sustain its earlier closure order issued against large mining companies to prevent further environmental damage.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday said he leaves to the Department of Interior and Local Government, Department of Environment and Natural Resources, and the Department of Tourism the decision to reopen the island of Boracay.
With barely a month to go before Boracay is opened again to tourists, the Department of Tourism has released a list of accommodation establishments permitted to resume business.
The chairman of the Hennan Group of Resorts has been pressuring Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu to end Boracay’s closure sooner so businesses can operate as usual, Politiko has learned.
A week after threatening to “tax to death” irresponsible mining operations, President Duterte summoned top executives of mining companies to Malacañang to voice his concerns about the industry.
President Rodrigo Duterte warns mining companies: Clean up your act or I will tax you to death
Gina Lopez is planning to talk to President Rodrigo Duterte to convince him to take over as Environment Secretary.
Netizens slam CA rejection of Lopez appointment: F*ck the CA! We need public servants like her