Miss Gay pageant, nakatakdang isagawa sa Marinduque

Sa kauna-unahang pagkakataon ay magkakaroon ng gay beauty pageant sa buong lalawigan na tatawaging “Queen of Marinduque” ngayong darating na Mayo 24, 2018. Ang pageant ay pagpapakita ng suporta ng pamahalaang panlalawigan sa Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual at Transgender (LGBT) Community na may layuning turuan at itaguyod ang paggalang at pagkilala sa lahat ng uri ng kasarian sa lipunan. Ayon kay Mark Cezar Ola, media relation officer ng Queen of Marinduque 2018, “Sa pamamagitan ng gawaing ito ay maipakikita ang ganda, talino at husay ng ating mga kababayan na kabilang sa…

Ms. Earth 2017 at iba pang beauty queens, bibisita sa Marinduque

SANTA CRUZ, Marinduque – Nakatakdang bumisita sa Marinduque si Ms. Earth 2017 Karen Ibasco, kasama ang iba pang reigning beauty queens ng Ms. Earth ngayong Abril 17 at 22, 2018. Sa Martes, Abril 17, ganap na ika-6:00 ng umaga ay magkakaroon ng ground breaking ceremony ng Conservation of Ocean Resources and Aquatic Life (CORAL) sa Maniwaya Island, Santa Cruz. Pagkatapos, ito ay susundan ng motorcade parade sa town plaza ng naturang bayan. Makakasama ni Ibasco sina Ms. Philippines Eco Tourism Vanessa Castillo at Ms. Philippines Fire 2017  Nelza Bautista. #MakeADifference: Kabayan,…

Marinduque Association of the Capital Area meets PH envoy to US

Philippine Ambassador to the United States of America Jose Manuel G. Romualdez had a lively exchange with the officers and board members of Marinduqueno Association of the Capital Area, (MACA) Inc. at the Philippine Embassy in Washington, DC. Members of MACA, Inc. headed by its president Roel Sabalbaro, took the opportunity to discuss various interesting topics related to Marinduque as well as current affairs in the Philippines. #MakeADifference: Kabayan, help us to stay up, help us to buy a video camera Established in 1992 covering Washington, DC., Maryland and Virginia region,…

10 Marinduque important facts you should know

Marinduque a small yet fantastic island with a shape of a human heart floating on a clear blue sea, lives up to its name. It has one of the friendliest and most hospitable locals in the country. Here are some of the noteworthy facts that you should know about this coastal province. 10) Marinduque is a fourth-class agricultural province and center for native pig propagation. 9) The province is one of the top cattle producer for Manila during the Spanish times. 8) It was said that Mt. Malindig is a favourite…

Facebook dominates as main market place for illegal live reptile trade in the Philippines

A new TRAFFIC study reveals a flourishing trade in reptiles on Facebook in the Philippines with rapidly growing membership in groups offering everything from Critically Endangered crocodiles to rare tortoises. In just three months, researchers recorded 2,245 unique live reptile advertisements representing 115 taxa and a minimum of 5,082 individual animals posted in 90 Facebook groups. The cumulative membership in the groups at the beginning of the survey in June 2016 stood at 359,328, but quickly increased by 11% by the end of August that year. “In only selected groups…