Hiling na ‘authority’ ni Reyes, disaprub; Nepomuceno, inalisan ng komite

BOAC, Marinduque – Sa nangyaring sesyon nitong Miyerkules, Marso 22, tuluyan ng ibinasura ng Sangguniang Panlalawigan ng Marinduque ang kahilingan ni Gov. Carmencita Reyes na mabigyan ito ng ‘authority’ upang pumasok sa kasunduan sa pagitan ng pamahalang panlalawigan at Diamond McCarthy Law Firm bilang legal counsel, sa Parabellum Capital para sa funding agreement at sa Lax O’Sullivan Lisus Gottieb Law Firm bilang local retainer sa kasong isasampa sa bansang Canada laban sa Placer Dome at Barrick Gold kaugnay ng patuloy na paghahabol ng hustisya sa pinsalang tinamo ng lalawigan sa…

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…

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…

Sapat na biyahe ng barko sa Marinduque ngayong Semana Santa, tiniyak ni Velasco

Sa pagsisimula ng mahal na araw at bilang paghahanda sa nalalapit na Moriones Festival, nakipagpulong si Marinduque Congressman Lord Allan Jay Q. Velasco sa mga awtoridad nitong Miyerkules, Marso 15. Sa Facebook page ni Velasco, makikitang nakipagmeeting ang mambabatas kina Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) administrator Marcial Amaro, Montenegro Shipping Lines Operations Manager Dennis Berania at Appropriations Vice Chairman Mark Aeron Sambar upang tiyakin na ligtas at sapat ang bilang ng mga bibiyaheng barko sa Marinduque ngayong Semanta Santa. Ayon kay Velasco “Montenegro Shipping Lines committed to provide more ferries and…

Marinduque scouts for law firm to handle class suit vs Marcopper

The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Marinduque did not act on the proposal of Governor Carmencita Reyes to secure a loan of $8 million (P400 million) abroad to finance the new environment class suit the province will file against two mining firms based in Canada. Instead, the council passed a resolution last March 10 that would invite foreign law firms, including Canada’s Trudel, Johnston and Lesperance (Trudel), to submit their proposals for the handling of the environment case. The province is filing a new case against Placer Dome, Inc. and Barrick Gold…