Vote for Cherrie Atilano, The Marinduque and Earth Mover

Cherrie Atilano, a farmer and social entrepreneur who founded AGREA (Agriculture + Gaea) is being nominated in Rappler’s Move Awards 2016, Earth Mover category. Earth Mover is an individual who is a proponent of environmental rights and empowers others to take action for its sustainability and protection. Cherrie and Her Advocacy Cherrie believes that it is one of the greatest ironies that farmers and fisherfolk – the producers and harvesters of our food – are amongst the poorest and the hungriest. This is not only unjust, but also a threat…

Search and retrieval, patuloy para sa ‘cadaver’ na namataan sa karagatan ng Laylay, Boac

BOAC, Marinduque – Patuloy ang isinasagawang search and retrieval operations sa ‘cadaver’ na namataan ng isang mangingisda na nagpapalutang-lutang sa karagatan ng barangay Laylay, Boac, Marinduque kahapon, Oktubre 23, bandang alas-12:00 ng hapon. Ayon sa report, kulay itim ang damit ng biktima at nakamaong na short. Nang makita umano ng mangingisda ang ‘cadaver’, nagulat at natakot ang nasabing mangingisda kaya iniwan niya ito upang humingi ng tulong. Agad namang rumesponde ang mga tauhan ng Kabalikat 475 Marinduque, Boac Municipal Police Station, Marinduque Animal & Wildlife Rescue Team, Boac MDRRMO, Philippine…

Marinduque, 3 other provinces ready to welcome Chinese investments

4 provinces ready to welcome Chinese iinvestments Source: Rodel Alzona | Business Mirror Four provinces and one municipality in the Philippines are all saying they are ready to welcome Chinese businessmen and investments. In separate interviews, the governors of Oriental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon and Negros Occidental said they would not hesitate to accept Chinese investments into their jurisdictions. Oriental Mindoro Gov. Alfonso Umali Jr. said they are looking to have Chinese investments in tourism and agriculture. “We will welcome Chinese investments. We want to develop the province and our beaches. We…

PHL showroom spotlights less known destinations

By Press Release | Asian Journal The MIMAROPA region, including cities of Calapan and Puerto Princesa, is on display for two weeks beginning October 17 at the Philippine Showroom, a year-round tourism and trade fair at the lobby of the Department of Tourism Building along Gil Puyat Avenue in Makati. The provinces of Mindoro Occidental, Mindoro Oriental, Marinduque, Romblon and Palawan, which go by the acronym MIMAROPA, displays for sale some of their export-quality products like marble figurines with on-the-spot electro-engraving, uraro pastries, ethnic-inspired fashion accessories, and the uniquely designed…