Typhoon Dante causes power outages in North Cotabato

Tue Apr 25, 2017  •  0
by: Malu Manar
KIDAPAWAN CITY – Strong winds and heavy rains on Monday afternoon caused at least seven hours of power outage in North Cotabato, power firm executive said. Engineer Godofredo Homez, general..

Today is Earth Day Philippines

Sat Apr 22, 2017  •  0
by: PanahonTV
This year, Earth Day is all about environmental and climate literacy. It aims to empower every individual with the knowledge to stimulate action for environmental protection.Stand up! Join up! Take..

Local execs pledge support to Liguasan protection campaign

Thu Apr 6, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO -- Environment Secretary Gina Lopez and Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Mangudadatu on Wednesday planted mangrove tree seedlings together as start of their joint protection of marshes in the..

Cotabato City explains why it has no sanitary landfill

Thu Apr 6, 2017  •  0
by: Rhoderick Beñez
COTABATO CITY - City Environment and Natural Resources Officer (CENRO) head Engr. Crisanto Saavedra, explained why the city cannot comply some provisions of Republic Act 9003 or Ecological Solid..

More bishops back Lopez as environment chief

Tue Mar 14, 2017  •  0
by: CBCP
MANILA– The Catholic bishops of mineral-rich Samar Island came out in support of Environment Secretary Gina Lopez amid controversies surrounding her pending confirmation.Bishops Isabelo Abarquez of..

ARMM schools to benefit from impounded smuggled forest products

Sat Mar 11, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO -- Authorities have earmarked 18,000 board feet of confiscated lumber for classroom desks in public schools in municipalities in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). The..

ARMM LGUs urged to have disaster contingency plans

Tue Feb 21, 2017  •  0
by: Jehann Christie S. Andal/NDU BA-COMM
COTABATO CITY -- The Department of the Interior and Local Government in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao urged local government units in the region to develop their own disaster..

More volunteers helping Datu Piang clear river from water hyacinths

Tue Feb 21, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO --- More than 300 former drug dependents volunteered to help remove manually a large swath of water hyacinths now dangerously blocking a stretch of a large river in Datu Piang..

Who owns Lake Lanao? Who owns Mt. Apo?

Sun Feb 12, 2017  •  0
by: Manny Piñol
The problem of the six towns of Lanao del Sur which have not had power supply for four years now goes beyond just the unwillingness of people of the province to pay their bills.It actually involves..

Tedious clearing of vital Maguindanao waterway from hyacinths begin

Thu Feb 9, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO --- Hundreds of soldiers and members of two Mindanao Moro fronts will help clear the Dansalan River in Datu Piang town from water hyacinths now dangerously blocking its downstream flow to..