Posts Tagged Boracay

BI nabs overstaying Indian national working as chef in Boracay

Marje Pelayo   •   September 16, 2019

​​MANILA, Philippines – The Bureau of Immigration (BI) reported the arrest on September 4 of an Indian national employed as a chef without a permit and visa in the tourist...

Palace on Boracay pooping incident: follow rules or face charges

Aileen Cerrudo   •   August 15, 2019

Malacañang on Thursday (Aug 15) reminded tourists — both locals and foreign nationals — to follow rules implemented in the Philippines. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo expressed disappointment over the incident...

DILG to summon 1k village execs defying orders on Manila Bay rehab

Robie de Guzman   •   May 2, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) will summon village chiefs who are not complying with orders in relation with the ongoing Manila Bay rehabilitation....

DENR releases endangered sea turtles in Boracay to celebrate Ocean’s Month

Aileen Cerrudo   •   May 2, 2019

The Department of Environment and Naturan Resources (DENR) has released three endangered hawksbill turtles in Boracay in celebration of Ocean’s Month. On Wednesday morning (May 1) the department released the...

DENR backs proposed Boracay environmental fee hike

Robie de Guzman   •   March 30, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — The P75 environmental fee being collected from tourists visiting the Boracay Island may increase in the coming months. The local government of Malay, Aklan proposed to hike...

Demolition warning issued against non-compliant Boracay establishments

Aileen Cerrudo   •   March 1, 2019

The Boracay Interagency Task Force has given 10 non-compliant establishments a 15-day ultimatum, beginning March 1, to remove their structures after failing to follow the easement rule in Boracay even...

REPASO 2018: The Boracay story: Years of ‘cesspool’ to a paradise in months

Marje Pelayo   •   December 31, 2018

  President Rodrigo Duterte on April 26, 2018 ordered a six-month closure of Boracay Island after reports of overpopulation, pollution and corruption turned the country’s top tourist destination into a...

Boracay’s compliant hotel and resorts reaches 296 – DOT

admin   •   December 31, 2018

  BORACAY ISLAND, Philippines – Only 150 hotels and resorts are allowed to operate in Boracay Island when it reopened on October 26 after its six-month rehabilitation. However, before the...

Duterte warns businessmen not to turn Palawan into a cesspool like Boracay

Marje Pelayo   •   November 12, 2018

PALAWAN, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte warns business owners in Palawan to be mindful of their water waste disposals so as not to turn the island into a cesspool like...

Duterte awards land ownership to Ati tribe in Boracay

Marje Pelayo   •   November 9, 2018

BORACAY ISLAND, Philippines – More than six months since President Rodrigo Duterte ordered land reform in the island of Boracay, the President on Thursday (November 9) personally awarded the first...


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