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Save this Forestland — An environmental watch group is claiming that a commercial airline has bulldozed an area of this forestland adjacent to Puka Beach on the world-famous Boracay Island without proper permits. The area, which the airline purchased, is a natural habitat of endangered bat species known as ‘flying foxes.’ (Courtesy of FFF)

Crackdown on Boracay forest violators begins

By Tara Yap The government’s crackdown on environmental problems at world-famous Boracay Island is now focusing on illegal forest occupants. Jim Sampulna, Western Visayas regional…

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Negros Occ. had 1.6 million visitors in 2017

By Macoi Garcia Bacolod City — This city and Negros Occidental had 1.6 million tourist arrivals in 2017, which is about 30 percent of the…

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Western Visayas PDEA tops anti-drug operations

By Tara Yap Iloilo City – The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Western Visayas ranked first nationwide last year in terms of operations carried…


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Tokhang reboot in W. Visayas rounds up 297

By Tara Yap Iloilo City – The revived Oplan Tokhang in Western Visayas has arrested 297 new drug personalities so far. Chief Supt. Cesar Hawthorne…