Man arrested in Panglao drug bust

Benjie B. Talisic 06/01/2018

A total of P1.7 Million worth of drugs were seized in a drug-bust conducted in Barangay Poblacion town, in Panglao, Bohol on Friday morning. The operation was conducted by the Philippine National Police (PNP) PNP Drug Enforcement…

Panglao, Mactan waters have ‘improved’

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/30/2018

THE quality of the waters off the islands of Mactan in Cebu and Panglao in Bohol has “drastically improved” compared to last year. William Cuñado, Environmental Management Bureau in Central Visayas (EMB-7) director, said tests indicated there…

EMB-7: Mactan, Panglao seas “drastically improve” but safety still a question; Notices of Violation sent to resorts for failing to have water waste treatment facilities

Jose Santino S. Bun-achita, Norman V. Mendoza, Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/30/2018

The quality of the sea water off the islands of Mactan and Panglao has “drastically improve” compared to last year. However, EMB-7 Regional Director William Cuñado said he could not yet say that the sea is already…

Bohol welcomes biggest waterpark resort in PH

PR 04/28/2018

The grandest, boldest, and biggest resort waterpark in the Philippines will soon rise in Panglao, Bohol! Stationed at a 24-hectare expanse in one of the most visited tourist places in the country, Jpark Island Resort and Waterpark…

40 establishments on Panglao Is. told: Demolish structures in easement zone

Nestle L. Semilla and Futch Anthony Inso 04/24/2018

AT LEAST 40 establishments on Panglao Island in Bohol were given six-months by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in Central Visayas (DENR-7) to demolish the structures they built on the island’s easement zone. The DENR-7…

EMB-7: “Mactan, Panglao seawater is contaminated”

Futch Anthony Inso 04/11/2018

CONTAMINATION of seawater in Mactan Island in Cebu and Panglao, Bohol province due to high levels of fecal coliform was seen in recent tests conducted by the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB)-7 in the area. EMB-7 Regional Director…

Bohol residents clean up Panglao, Dauis beaches

Inquirer.net 03/06/2018

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol – Government officials, volunteers and residents joined a coastal cleanup on Panglao Island, one of the country’s favorite tourist destinations plagued with environmental problems. Hundreds of volunteers composed of students, the public and authorities…

After Boracay, Panglao faces shutdown, too

Inquirer.net 02/21/2018

PANGLAO, Bohol — After Boracay, another island in the Visayas could be the next target of President Rodrigo Duterte after he was told that it was teeming with resorts with no septic tanks and proper waste disposal…

Panglao contingent to make Sinulog Grand Parade 2018 comeback

Keith Anthony S. Fabro 01/19/2018

After a year of hiatus, contingent from Panglao, Bohol is making a comeback in this year’s Sinulog grand parade, with its performance featuring the love story between a Boholano and Cebuana. Choreographer Alex Salon on Thursday said…

Aussie Betten leads pro cast in Bellevue 5150 in Panglao

Glendale G. Rosal 11/02/2017

SEVEN pro triathletes will test their mettle in the final race of Sunrise Events for the year, the Bellevue 5150 Triathlon in Panglao, Bohol, this Sunday. The race will be the sixth and final race of the…

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