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P20M needed for Kalibo Public Market rehabilitation
KALIBO, Aklan -- Senator Christopher “Bong” Go said he will do everything to finance the P20 million needed for the rehabilitation of the Kalibo Public Market.Go arrived Thursday afternoon, September 19, to personally meet with the 276 victims of the ...
From 2 days ago
PCCI calls for new road system in Aklan, Capiz
KALIBO, Aklan -- The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) in Aklan and Capiz are pushing for a new road system that would further connect the two provinces.Ramel Buncalan, president of the PCCI-Kalibo, said the road network will start ...
From 4 days ago
Tourists urged not to bring processed meat, canned goods to Boracay
THE Caticlan Jetty Port management has urged domestic and foreign tourists going to Boracay in Aklan not to bring canned or processed goods to the resort island.Lawyer Selwyn Ibaretta, jetty port administrator, said the measure is only temporary due to ...
From 9 days ago
Kalibo vice mayor bats for market rehab
AKLAN -- Kalibo Vice Mayor Cynthia Dela Cruz has cited the prompt response of the local chief executive in its earlier proposal to rehabilitate the Kalibo Public and Wet Market at Barangay Andagao.This after Kalibo Mayor Emerson Lachica last Monday, ...
From 15 days ago
Building of Aklan’s State of the Art Investment Center on track
KALIBO, Aklan -- The Aklan Provincial Government is excited over the nearing completion of an Investment and Trade Center which hopes to lure more investors in the province.Gabrielle Calizo-Quimpo, former congresswoman and now the province’s consultant on tourism and investment, ...
From 16 days ago
Tourists with night flights urged to leave early
BORACAY ISLAND, Aklan -- The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) urged both foreign and local tourists who have night time flights to check out early.This after the PCG imposed a permanent policy that wooden hull boats were only allowed to sail ...
From 18 days ago
Aklan health office probes dengue deaths
KALIBO, Aklan -- The Aklan Provincial Health Office (PHO) will start its investigation of the 20 dengue-afflicted deaths this year.Dr. Conelio Cuachon, Provincial Health Officer 2, said the investigation developed following orders provided by the Center for Health and Development-Western ...
From 21 days ago
Town remembers Chinoy Cardinal Sin
NEW WASHINGTON, Aklan -- Residents, students and local officials remember the legacy of Jaime Cardinal Sin, a high-ranking Chinese Filipino priest.A mass was held at the New Washington Parish, followed by a simple program and a wreath-laying ceremony.Sin, whose father ...
From 22 days ago
Ati tribe: SC ruling on land ownership is 'heaven sent'
THE Boracay Ati Tribal Organization (Bato) has expressed relief after the Supreme Court (SC) decision that affirmed its ancestral claim of a 25,310-square-meter land in Boracay Island.Delsa Justo, Bato chieftain, said in an interview Thursday afternoon, August 29, that they ...
From 23 days ago
Sericulture project on the rise in Western Visayas
KALIBO, Aklan -- Jesryl Maquirang, dressed in green polo shirt, pants and a pair of slippers, is seen roaming around his sunflower farm with a "Plants and Zombies" theme. He is waiting for tourists to come to explore his farm ...
From 26 days ago