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    • Gov't urged: File territorial case vs China 

      Galvez, Daphne; Punongbayan, Michael (The Philippine Star, November 2, 2023, on page 1-3)
      Former Supreme Court senior associate justice Antonio Carpio yesterday urged the Philippine government to challenge China to submit to arbitration its territorial dispute over Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal to finally settle ...
    • Over 9K liters of oily water collected from Or. Mindoro 

      Fernandez, Daniza (Panay News, March 28, 2023, on page 9)
      The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has collected over 9,000 liters of oily water during its offshore oil leak response following the massive oil spill due to the sinking of the MT Princess Empress off Oriental Mindoro last ...
    • PH rejects ‘2023 version’ of China map: ‘No basis’ 

      Lazaro, Jacob; Aning, Jerome; Gascon, Melvin (Philippine Daily Inquirer, September 1, 2023, on page A1-A4)
      The Philippines on Thursday refused to recognize China’s latest map, which showed a new 10-dash line that still encompassed parts of the country’s 370-kilometer exclusive economic zone (EEZ), and pressed Beijing to abide ...
    • Farmers, fisherfolk lament gov’t’s broken promises 

      Ocampo, Karl R. (Philippine Daily Inquirer, July 29, 2021, on page B1-B2)
      President Duterte had promised in previous editions of his State of the Nation Addressed that under his administration, the agriculture sector would be modernized, food prices would be lowered and that the “Plant, Plant, ...
    • Red tide invades San Pedro Bay 

      Recuerdo, Elmer (Daily Tribune, March 24, 2023, on page B16)
      Red tide has once again hit San Pedro Bay, a rich fishing ground known for oyster and other shellfish in Basey, Samar. According to the Bureau Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Eastern Visayas, the laboratory examination ...
    • Ayungin Shoal within Phl EEZ 

      Kabagani, Lade Jean (Daily Tribune, October 14, 2023, on page A6)
      Retired Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio has debunked China's claims of sovereignty over some features of the West Philippine Sea, including Ayungin (Second Thomas) Shoal, Spratlys Island, and Bajo de Masinloc ...
    • Swimsuit designer leads beach cleanup in Siargao 

      (Philippine Daily Inquirer, October 14, 2023, on page C1)
      In the picturesque paradise of Siargao Island, Jemina Ty, the creative force behind the global swimwear brand Blackbough, is spearheading a sustainability campaign with the local community. Siargao Island has captivated ...
    • BFAR: Keep fishing ban in 6 Mindoro towns 

      Cabrera, Romina; Macairan, Evelyn (Panay News, May 24, 2023, on page 9)
      The fishing ban being implemented in six towns in Oriental Mindoro following an oil spill from the sunken tanker Princess Empress should be retained, according to the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR). The ...
    • Gov't urged to raise fish import volume 

      Talavera, Catherine (The Philippine Star, September 9, 2021, on page B3)
      Increasing the volume of fish imports and opening up the importation to more players are among the short term solutions to address rising fish prices, according to an economist. In a virtual press briefing yesterday, ...
    • BFAR gives bangus fingerlings to Iloilo, Capiz beneficiaries 

      Philippine News Agency (PNA) (Panay News, August 16, 2021, on page 13)
      A total of 400,00 milkfish (bangus) fingerlings were distributed by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) to the fishpond and fish cage operators in Iloilo and Capiz out of the one million stock that will ...
    • Only corn farmers, fishers will receive DA's P3K fuel subsidy; rice, veggie farmers excluded 

      GMA News (DailyGuardian, March 14, 2022, on page 6)
      An official of the Department of Agriculture (DA) on Saturday said that only corn farmers and fisherfolk are entitled to receive a P3,000 fuel subsidy from the government. “Pawang corn farmers at mangingisda ang nasa ...
    • DENR accepts role to continue Wetland 2 conservation 

      Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)-Region VI (Panay News, February 10, 2022, on page 5-11)
      In a first historic milestone for the year, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) as represented by DENR 6 regional executive director Livino B. Duran, accepts the role to continue the sustainable ...
    • Survivor bares details of deadly Bajo de Masinloc ramming incident 

      Sadongdong, Martin (Manila Bulletin, October 7, 2023, on page 1-6)
      A Filipino fisherman who survived after their boat was rammed by a suspected commercial vessel near Bajo de Masinloc (Scarborough or Panatag Shoal) last Oct. 2 revealed the chronology of the incident, from the moment they ...
    • Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Shellfish Bulletin No. 04, Series of 2022, 02 March 2022 

      Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) (The Philippine Star, March 4, 2022, on page 9)
      Based on the latest laboratory results of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and Local Government Units (LGUs), shellfishes collected at coastal waters of Milagros in Masbate; coastal waters of Dauis and ...
    • Woman crosses Iloilo to Guimaras twice on paddleboard 

      Villa, Hazel P. (Panay News, June 13, 2022, on page 4-14)
      Early risers who take a walk or jog at the Iloilo River Esplanade in the last six months are now familiar with a woman standing daily on a standup and using a paddle to move through the water. Lucy Lynette Ponce Uygongco, ...
    • Iloilo's farmers, fisherfolks feted 

      Cavañas, Mary Joy (Panay News, October 9, 2023, on page 5)
      Outstanding farmers and fisherfolks across Iloilo were recognized by the provincial government through the Provincial Agriculture Office (PAO) during the Farmers and Fisherfolks’ Day held on Friday, Oct. 6, at Punta Villa ...
    • PH, US start 'bilateral sail' in West Philippine Sea 

      Mangosing, Frances (Philippine Daily Inquirer, September 5, 2023, on page A4)
      The navies of the Philippines and the United States sailed together in the West Philippine Sea off Palawan province on Monday, resuming an activity put on hold during the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte who ...
    • PCG gets ₱250-M training facility from US gov't 

      Mangosing, Frances; Lazaro, Jacob; Gascon, Melvin (Philippine Daily Inquirer, September 13, 2023, on page A3)
      The United States has turned over to the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) a P250-million facility in Bulacan province that will help enhance its capability to address maritime challenges by training its personnel on navigation, ...
    • Marcos to discuss South China Sea with Asean 

      Aning, Jerome (Philippine Daily Inquirer, September 5, 2023, on page A2)
      President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. left for Jakarta, Indonesia, on Monday to attend the 43rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit and Related Summits, saying in his departure speech that he will tackle the ...
    • DMW seeks justice for 35 fishers in 'forced labor' case 

      Fajardo-Dela Cruz, Danie Mae (Panay News, March 31, 2023, on page 9-15)
      The Department of Migrant Workers (DMW) believes there are enough grounds to investigate two manning agencies for alleged “forced labor trafficking.” This case involves 35 Filipino fishermen who were initially told their ...