Viewing deck to be built along Butuanon River

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 10/05/2018

  A viewing deck will be constructed along the Butuanon River in Mandaue City. Mandaue City Mayor Gabriel Luis “Luigi” Quisumbing said the viewing deck is part of the rehabilitation plan of the river, which is now…

Memorial at sea

ATTY. DENNIS GORECHO 10/01/2018

The Ecumenical Memorial Rites at sea is part of the annual celebration of the National Seafarers Day (NSD) where prayers are offered and flowers are thrown to the open seas as homage to deceased seafarers. The flowers…

Saving Visayan Sea

Atty. Gloria Estenzo Ramos 09/30/2018

When Tony Oposa launched the Visayan Sea Squadron in 2004, he envisioned an area where illegal commercial and destructive fishing is totally eradicated and sustainable management in place for it to regain the fabled fisheries abundance it…

Sea travel remains suspended in Cebu ports

DORIS BONGCAC 09/14/2018

Trips from and those bound for Cebu are still suspended. Some passengers opted to spend the night inside the passenger terminal in Pier 1 while they wait for the lifting of trips suspension. The vehicle entrance gate…

Sea trips canceled anew

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/13/2018

Five hours after clearing some boat trips from Cebu on Thursday afternoon, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG-7) again cancelled all trips starting 5 p.m until further notice. “We have already issued a notice to mariners and at…

Coast Guard to cancel sea trips in Cebu

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/12/2018

  All sea trips in Cebu will be cancelled on Thursday (September 13). 12 noon in anticipation of Ompong. The Philippine Coast Guard made the announcement on Wednesday (September 12). On the other hand, Al Quiblat Jr.,…

Biofence use seen to prevent garbage from flowing to sea

Delta Dyrecka Letigio USJ-R Journalism Intern 09/06/2018

The Cebu City Environmental and Natural Resources Offices (CCENRO) will be putting up biofences on rivers and creeks to prevent garbage from reaching the coastal area. CCENRO officer-in-charge Nida Cabrera, said that biofences are made of recycled…

With rising sea levels, Bangkok struggles to stay afloat

AFP 09/02/2018

BANGKOK — As Bangkok prepares to host climate-change talks, the sprawling city of more than 10 million is itself under siege from the environment, with dire forecasts warning it could be partially submerged in just over a…

FIRE AT SEA

MAO BA? 09/02/2018

No one was hurt during the engine fire that hit a vessel that came from Tagbilaran, Bohol on Sunday morning, Sept. 2 and relief over this news was shared online. Annabel Carmona wrote, “Thanks God they are…

No more smoking, drinking at Boracay white beach

Inquirer.net 08/28/2018

DOT chief also says ‘LaBoracay’ parties no longer allowed Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat said smoking and drinking in public places would be banned in Boracay. “Definitely no more smoking and drinking sa white beach.…

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