Nepomuceno vs Nepomuceno: Malaking kabulaanan po Bokal Allan

“Malaking kabulaanan po Bokal Allan Nepomuceno” ito ang naging pahayag ni ex-mayor at dating bokal Pedrito ‘Toto’ Nepomuceno matapos mapanood ang naging interview kina Assistant Provincial Prosecutor (APP) Jun Timtiman at Bokal Allan Nepomuceno sa isang programa sa radyo nitong Marso 18. Narito ang buong pahayag ni dating bokal Toto Nepomuceno na inilathala sa kanyang Facebook account na may petsang Marso 19. “Ginagamit ang Radyo Natin-Boac nina Bokal Allan Nepomuceno at Assistant Provincial Prosecutor Jun Timtiman spreading disinformation and outright lies sa isyu ng Marcopper. Sa loob ng 45 minuto…

DOH-Mimaropa air ambulance flies more patients from far-off island municipalities in Palawan

Just after seven days after its formal launching in Puerto Princesa City, the Department of Health – Mimaropa (Oriental/Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon and Palawan) air ambulance again airlifted two emergency patients from the island municipalities of Cuyo and Balabac in Palawan on March 19 and 20, 2017 respectively. One of the patients was a 41-year-old female suffering from G6PD preeclampsia and already in labor from Manamoc Island, one of the farthest islands of the Cuyo Archipelago. At 5PM, she was flown to the Cuyo District Hospital where she arrived at…

LPA to bring heavy rain to Quezon, Marinduque

State weather bureau PAGASA warns flash floods and landslides are possible in the two provinces MANILA, Philippines – A low pressure area (LPA) and the easterlies will continue to bring rain to parts of the country on Wednesday, March 22. In a bulletin issued 5 pm on Tuesday, March 21, state weather bureau PAGASA said the LPA is already 55 kilometers southwest of Daet, Camarines Norte. It is expected to trigger moderate to heavy rain in Quezon and Marinduque. Residents in those provinces should be on alert for possible flash…

DoE gives go signal for Semirara’s power plant

Semirara Mining and Power Corp. (SMPC) can go ahead and build a coal-fired power plant on Semirara island, initially with a capacity of 50-megawatts (MW), that can become Mindoro’s main source of baseload power, the Energy secretary said. “All the papers are going,” Alfonso G. Cusi, secretary of the Department of Energy (DoE), told reporters on the sidelines of a solar project’s launch. “They can build it already.” The project is a way for the department to look for a lasting solution to the intermittent power supply in island provinces…

RDC Mimaropa endorses P123B investment programs for 2018

Approximately Php123 billion of investments is expected to fuel government programs, building up the regional economy and laying the groundworks for Ambisyon Natin 2040 and President Rodrigo Duterte’s 0+10 Agenda in Mimaropa. This is one of the major outputs of the recent Full Council Meeting of the Regional Development Council (RDC)-Mimaropa as the council approved and endorsed the 2018 Agency Investment Programs of the development administration, economic, social and infrastructure committees. The 2018 Investment Program also includes provision for the establishment of regional offices to be located in Calapan City,…