According to the Provincial Climate Change Action Plan 2017-2023, an estimated 244,997 people are highly susceptible to landslides, with Puerto Princesa City, Roxas, and Rizal having the highest population exposure
'Kailangang may managot dito,' Puerto Princesa Mayor Lucilo Bayron says in an emergency meeting with local officials and private sector representatives on the frequent power outages in the Palawan capital
The fight against coal fossil energy in the Philippines has mostly been staged in localized battlefronts including the island province of Palawan
An environment official says the filing of the complaint is based on Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu's instruction to not let Ipilan Nickel Corporation 'off the hook'
Palawan earns the top spot for the second year
(UPDATED) By creating new provinces, this means old-timer and newbie politicians can vie for additional government seats
Authorities say the cargo of critically endangered Hawksbill turtles was bound for Balabac, an island town in the southernmost part of Palawan known as a backdoor for wildlife trafficking
The airport can accommodate only private planes for now, but Mayor Maria Carmela Alvarez says it will operate commercially by the 'last quarter of this year or early next year'
There are other factors that contribute to the inadequacy of the food supply. Agricultural lands being converted into resorts is one of them.
The Jungle Trail at the Puerto Princesa Underground River in Palawan not only serves as tourist site but also gives livelihood for the Tagbanuas
(UPDATED) Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu orders the creation of a task force that will tackle the poisoning
Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu says the inquiry on the proposed plan is to ensure, at the outset, 'that we continue to conserve and protect this last bastion of coastal biodiversity in Palawan'
Coron Mayor Ajerico Barracoso says the planned 400-hectare theme park and resort remains 'just a plan'
'They are not going to destroy the corals,' says Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo, recalling the personal assurance given to her by representatives of Viacom International Media Networks and Coral World Park Undersea Resorts
The environment department has identified a secured location where the thousands of trees will be transferred to prevent them from getting poached
Ipilan Nickel Corporation has until May 24 to explain why no criminal charges should be filed against it for cutting down trees
Fernando Alejo, 52, was the officer-in-charge in a Community Environment and Natural Resources Office sub-station in Narra town
What exactly constitutes 'responsible mining'?
Nickel Asia's vice president for corporate communications Jose Bayani Baylon explains their operations in the province of Palawan
Find rock formations shaped like a head of a dinosaur, Pegasus, and even the face of Jesus at this UNESCO World Heritage Site in Palawan
Soldiers as well as cops conduct foot, air, and sea patrols amid a supposed terror threat in the province
The rise in the number of cases is due to more people who are now aware of the disease and voluntarily visiting HIV clinics to be tested, says Health Regional Director Eduardo Janairo
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A group of divers have committed to protecting Palawan's seas through underwater clean up drives and an environmental awareness campaign
(UPDATED) It has 'received credible information that terrorist groups may be planning to conduct kidnapping operations targeting foreign nationals in the areas of Palawan'
(UPDATED) The Palawan Electric Cooperative says independent power producers are unable to stabilize the energy supply, but two of these IPPs have no penalty clause in their contracts
(UPDATED) The P4.5-billion terminal has a 2,600-meter runway that can accommodate bigger aircraft
Citinickel Mines and Development Corporation accuses the environment secretary of usurping Congress' powers when she required mines to pay P2 million per hectare of 'disturbed' land
How an endangered species is being saved by the same community that once hunted it
Former Puerto Princesa City, Palawan mayor Edward Hagedorn allegedly did not declare as many as 59 properties, plus other assets
At least 15 frozen pangolins with no internal organs are found at the roadside in Bacolod City
Birdhouse hotel owner Mark-Anthony Villaflor gives us his ultimate guide to exploring the island
Some construction projects meant to be funded by Malampaya royalties appear on reports as complete or nearly complete, but turn out to be far from finished
Three months after the Ombudsman ordered the dismissal of Mayor Lucilo Bayron, the regional DILG implements it. Vice Mayor Luis Marcaida III takes his oath as new chief executive.
Pia Wurtzbach's recent visit to an indigenous community in Palawan showcases the success of a rehabilitation project after Yolanda
(UPDATED) Defense chief Delfin Lorenzana says it doesn't mean President Rodrigo Duterte wants to cancel EDCA altogether. He only wants to review the structures that the US plans to build.
'All the Calamian Islands are ancestral domains of the Tagbanuas. So far, there are only 2 communities that have been awarded the title. There are 23 barangays still applying for titles,' a development worker explains
'We need to continue working to make sure our communities are resilient', the reigning Miss Universe tells an indigenous community in Palawan
'They have an indigenous structure that is more resilient to typhoons compared to the models that were introduced by other agencies,' an NGO says
Palawan authorities are cracking down on illegal fishing that destroys coral reefs and imperils the sustainability of the lucrative industry
The local government of Coron, a tourism town in northern Palawan, says it has yet to receive an application or official communication from the private developer of an underwater attraction
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Environmentalists have raised the alarm over the planned construction of the underwater resort and theme park in what is known as the Philippines' 'last ecological frontier'