President Rodrigo Duterte has declared the fourth Sunday of November as “National Bicycle Day.”
President Rodrigo Duterte has directed the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to proceed with its plan to control flooding in Cagayan Valley and spare the region from devastating flood waters in the future.
Senator Cynthia Villar on Tuesday underscored the importance of a Sewerage Treatment Plan (STP) to help clean and save Manila Bay.
President Rodrigo Duterte has directed the Department of Public Works and Highways and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to investigate the quarrying operations in Guinobatan town, Albay after hundreds of houses got buried under volcanic rock and mudflows during the onslaught of super typhoon “Rolly.”
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.
Environment Undersecretary Benny Antiporda apologized to the University of the Philippines (UP) community Thursday (October 15) for calling its experts “bayaran.”
Chief Justice Diosdado Peralta on Wednesday (Oct. 14) expressed satisfaction over the clean-up of Manila Bay that is being conducted by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).
Malacañang blamed critics of the Duterte administration for the reported fish kill in Manila Bay.
MANILA – An official of the House of Representatives warned that the P389-million Manila Bay reclamation and beautification project “will just go down the drain” if the public will stop visiting this tourist attraction for fear of their health and safety.
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.”
Malacañang on Monday again defended the move to fill Manila Bay with artificial white sand, clarifying that the budget for the project was allocated before the coronavirus (Covid-19) became a pandemic.
Vice President Leni Robredo slammed the government Sunday (September 6) over its misplaced priorities amid the controversial dumping of artificial sand on Manila Bay’s shoreline.
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.
President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered Secretary Roy Cimatu of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to oversee the implementation of measures against coronavirus disease in Cebu City.
Sen. Cynthia Villar has urged the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to recall the environmental compliance certificate (ECC) that was granted to the 320-hectare reclamation project in Bacoor City, Cavite, citing environmental concerns.
President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered Secretary Roy Cimatu of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources to oversee the implementation of measures against coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Cebu City.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday submitted his sixth report on the special powers granted to him by Congress to address the coronavirus crisis in the country.
Former Senator Heherson Alvarez was responsible for the enactment of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program, the Solid Waste Management Act, the Clean Air Act and the law creating the Department of Energy.
President Rodrigo Duterte issued a memorandum, creating a technical working group (TWG) for the establishment of a military camp in Kapantaran, Marawi City.
Speaking at the 45th Philippine Business Conference and Expo, President Rodrigo Duterte said the protection of the environment is a priority for his administration.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on Friday assured lawmakers that Manila Bay would be safe for swimming by the end of the year.
President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order (EO) transferring the chairmanship of the Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission (PRRC) to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).