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    • 10 held for selling giant pearls 

      Galupo, Rey; Ong, Ghio (The Philippine Star, March 15, 2017, on page 16)
      National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) agents arrested 10 persons for illegally possessing and selling giant pearls in Ermita, Manila Monday afternoon. In a press conference yesterday, the NBI’s Environmental Crimes Division ...
    • 9 held for illegal fishing in Novotas 

      Ong, Ghio (The Philippine Star, August 11, 2017, on page 16)
      Nine fishermen were arrested yesterday for allegedly fishing in Manila Bay off Navotas using a method that destroys the seabed. They were reportedly caught using the “hulbot” or Danish seine method beyond Pier 2 of the ...
    • All conflicting claims in SCS won’t be resolved — Locsin 

      Ong, Ghio; Ramirez, Robertzon; Felipe, Cecille Suerte; Lee-Brago, Pia (The Philippine Star, August 9, 2019, on page 6)
      There is no end in sight to the South China Sea dispute as the people’s “attachments” to their ideas are “too strong” to weaken with time, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said on Wednesday. “All the conflicting ...
    • Explain absence from Manila Bay meet, mayors told 

      Clapano, Jose Rodel; Ong, Ghio (The Philippine Star, February 12, 2019, on page 10)
      The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) will issue an order to have mayors who did not attend yesterday’s meeting on the rehabilitation of Manila Bay explain their absence, a source said yesterday. The ...
    • Notice of violations issued to 100 Boracay establishments 

      Ong, Ghio; Ronda, Rainier Allan; Romero, Alexis (The Philippine Star, April 5, 2018, on page 1-4)
      Before the impending closure of the world-famous tourist spot, the government has issued warning notices to around 100 establishments located mostly on |White Beach and other parts of Boracay Island. The establishments are ...
    • Phl bans all foreign marine survey ships 

      Lee-Brago, Pia; Punongbayan, Michael; Ong, Ghio (The Philippine Star, July 13, 2019, on page ?)
      As reports of alleged presence of Chinese survey ships in Philippine waters sparked security concerns among the public and the military, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said he will ”universalize” the ban on ...
    • Phl bans foreign marine survey ships 

      Lee-Brago, Pia; Punongbayan, Michael; Ong, Ghio (The Philippine Star, August 13, 2019, on page 4)
      As reports of alleged presence of Chinese survey ships in Philippine waters sparked security concerns among the public and the military, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said he will ”universalize” the ban on ...