Recent Submissions

  • 3 new Marikina River spans finalized 

    (Daily Tribune, February 3, 2021, on page A7)
    Mobility within and around Marikina City is expected to be smoother in the coming years after the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Asian Development Bank ...
  • 'Make peace with nature' 

    (Daily Tribune, February 7, 2021, on page B16)
    January marked the beginning of what many within the United Nations and beyond view as “the most critical decade of our lives,” the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) said, launching a major ...
  • Del Carmen named Caraga's best coastal town 

    (Daily Tribune, November 15, 2020, on page B14)
    The Municipality of Del Carmen was recently named Caraga Region’s grand winner in the Malinis and Masaganang Karagatan (MMK) program of the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR), ...
  • Sea dispute: No way for power play 

    Blancaflor, MJ (Daily Tribune, November 16, 2020, on page A1-A2)
    President Rodrigo Duterte has warned East and Southeast Asian nations against turning the South China Sea row into a “locus of power play” as he underscored the need for peaceful resolution of maritime disputes. Speaking ...
  • Guimaras fishermen now using motor boats 

    Lolo, Raymart T. (Daily Tribune, November 13, 2020, on page B15)
    Guimaras fishermen, all 150 of them, are now using motor boats purchased through the P3-million livelihood assistance from the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE). From paddle-powered boats to modern ones, DoLE ...
  • Crews collect trash from Manila Bay 

    (Daily Tribune, November 14, 2020, on page A7)
    Workers from Manila’s Department of Public Services (DPS) worked nonstop on Thursday and Friday to rid Manila Bay of garbage that was washed ashore as typhoon “Ulysses” affected huge portions of Luzon on 12 November. The ...
  • WPS exploration sole Phl decision 

    Romero, Maria (Daily Tribune, November 5, 2020, on page A1-A6)
    The Department of Energy (DoE) on Wednesday clarified that the government’s decision to resume oil exploration activities in the disputed West Philippine Sea (WPS) was a “unilateral decision.” This means that local companies ...
  • Massive dredging to solve flooding-problem 

    (Daily Tribune, October 31, 2020, on page B16)
    Amid the impending construction of the P734 billion Manila International Airport in Bulakan town — seen as the biggest airport development in the Philippines — San Miguel Corporation (SMC) has committed to help solve the ...
  • 'Quinta' aftermath: Deaths, fishkill 

    Locus, Sundy Mae T.; Romero, Maria; Wakefield, Francis T. (Daily Tribune, October 29, 2020, on page B16)
    Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Region 5, meanwhile, reported an initial 20 metric tons of tilapia valued at P2.1 million were lost. BFAR-5’s Regional Fisheries Laboratory conducted water sampling in six ...