The Puerto Princesa City Council asked the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to hasten the issuance of Permit to Transport of hospital and health care wastes of Puerto Princesa Cooperative Hospital, one of the private tertiary hospitals in the city. City Councilor...
The city government of Puero Princesa warned the public against eating shellfish collected within Puerto Princesa Bay since the area remains to be positive with paralytic shellfish poison or Red Tide. The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), through its Shellfish Bulletin No. 14 issued on August 9, 2019...
In line with the celebration of World's Breastfeeding Awareness Month, 60 lactating will simultaneously breastfeed their babies in the first-ever "Hakab Na" happening on Sunday, August 18 at SM City Puerto Princesa. The "latch-on" event, being the first in the province, was facilitated by moderators of a local online group...
Starting August 15 until 17, 2019, the Palawan Bonsai Society and SM City Puerto Princesa in partnership with JCI Puerto Princesa Kiao will host the interactive 4th Palawan Bonsai and Suiseki Exhibition. Mallgoers could witness miniature trees patiently trained by Palawan's Bonsai Artists, see collections of natural stones that evoke...
City Councilor Elgin Robert Damasco considered the filing of a resolution at the City Council declaring a Chinese national persona non grata for slapping and punching a traffic enforcer in Bonoan Road here in Puerto Princesa City. The victim was identified as Regie Paredes Falcon, a city government employee, assigned...
In a bid to closely monitor their compliance on environment laws and ordinances, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Environmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB) proposed that health care facilities and clinics within Puerto Princesa City be required to submit hazardous waste management plan prior to the issuance of Sanitary Permit...
The city government through the City Agriculture Office assisted farmers and fishermen in Puerto Princesa to improve their agricultural and fishery endeavors by availing of the government's lending program for the agri-fishery sector. The Agricultural Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (ACEF), is a lending program through Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP),...
Punong Barangay Gerry Abad of Brgy. Mandaragat said that they are now crafting a barangay ordinance on parking in a bid to remove obstructions from streets and other public places. Speaking before his constituents for their barangay's continuing information and education campaign, he informed that they will strictly enforce once...
The Social Housing Finance Corporation (SHFC), through its Palawan Satellite Office, has turned – over to National Housing Authority (NHA) – MIMAROPA Office a check amounting to P315,198 for the payment of origination/ mobilization fees. SHFC grants mobilization or origination fees to accredited government agencies, one of which is the...
The Race for Water Odyssey, a scientific and environmental expedition which navigates around the world to assess plastic pollution of the ocean, will have a port of call in Puerto Princesa on September 16-20, 2019. Puerto Princesa and then Taytay town here in Palawan were chosen as the only places...
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