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No ‘Christmas moratorium’ for QC street vendors – Belmonte

Nov 18, 2019 - 5:30 PM

'They cannot always insist on what has been customary in the past when there is a directive from the national government that we are bound to uphold,' says Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte

EMBRACE CHANGE. Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte urged street vendors to be open to alternatives to their displacement apart from a 'Christmas moratorium'. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

No construction of buildings in Boracay during rehab

May 17, 2018 - 8:50 AM

For 6 months, the Boracay inter-agency task force will strictly enforce the moratorium of construction of new tourism facilities and business enterprises, as well as the expansion of amenities and establishments.

BORACAY. This file photo shows one of the shops in Boracay Island. File photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Jokowi teken PP moratorium lahan gambut

Dec 06, 2016 - 10:44 AM

PP No 57 tahun 2016 memberlakukan moratorium pembukaan baru atau ‘land clearing’ pada lahan gambut

JOKOWI KE JAMBI. Presiden Joko Widodo saat melihat kebakaran di lahan gambut. Foto oleh EPA

LIST: Where Duterte and Robredo part ways

Dec 05, 2016 - 1:02 PM

The country s two leaders don t see eye to eye on fundamental issues – from human rights to foreign policy

REMEMBERING YOLANDA. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is joined by Vice-President and Leni Robredo in commemorating the 3rd year anniversary of Supertyphoon Yolanda. Photo by Karl Alonzo/Presidential Photo

Perbaiki citra di mata dunia, pemerintah moratorium lahan sawit

Jul 15, 2016 - 8:24 PM

Rencananya moratorium akan dilakukan selama 5 tahun

Pemerintah hentikan sementara reklamasi Teluk Jakarta

Apr 19, 2016 - 11:54 AM

Kementerian Koordinator Bidang Maritim dan Sumber Daya Manusia menghentikan sementara proyek Reklamasi Teluk Jakarta Akan dilakukan inspeksi mendalam terkait undang undang izin dan peraturan terkait

Menteri Koordinator Maritim dan Sumber Daya Rizal Ramli (kanan) berbincang bersama Menteri Lingkungan Hidup dan Kehutanan Siti Nurbaya (kiri) dan Gubernur DKI Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (tengah) sebelum memulai rapat koordinasi tentang Reklamasi Teluk Jakarta. ANTARA FOTO/Muhammad Adimaja/ama/16

OPINI: Jokowi berselancar di 'Jalan Ketiga'

Apr 15, 2016 - 10:37 PM

Pemerintahan ini mencoba membangun kebijakan yang berimbang: melayani investor seraya menenangkan gelisah penggiat lingkungan hidup

KEBUN SAWIT. Area kebun sawit di Indragiri Hulu, Provinsi Riau, Mei 2013. Menurut Greenpeace, perluasan lahan sawit merupakan salah satu penyebab kerusakan hutan. Indonesia mengelola lebih dari 10 juta hektar lahan sawit. Bisnis sawit ini telah memicu sengketa kepemilikan lahan dan akses pada sumber daya alam. Kini pemerintah mengkampanyekan perbaikan di pengelolaan lahan sawit ke lima negara di Eropa. Foto oleh Bagus Indahono/EPA

Indonesia's extension of forest clearing ban 'not enough'

May 19, 2015 - 10:38 AM

There are serious concerns about Jokowi’s commitment to stopping forest degradation

CONVERTED FORESTS. An aerial view shows palm oil plantations in the Indragiri Hulu regency, Riau province, Indonesia in 2013. According to Greenpeace, the palm oil plantations in Indonesia have reached up to more than 9 million hectares. File photo by EPA

Indonesia extends landmark logging moratorium

May 14, 2015 - 12:36 PM

We need to protect our forests says President Jokowi

A cleared peat forest in Kuala Cenaku, Riau, Indonesia, on May 7, 2013. Photo by EPA

Indonesia wRap: 14 Mei 2015

May 14, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Presiden Jokowi perpanjang moratorium Pertamina resmi bubarkan Petral dan Tim Transisi PSSI kembali kehilangan anggotanya

Lahan gambut yang telah dibersihkan di Kuala Cenaku, Provinsi Riau. Foto oleh Bagus Indahono/EPA

Jokowi perpanjang moratorium pemberian izin pemanfaatan hutan

May 13, 2015 - 5:10 PM

Moratorium diperpanjang selama dua tahun namun tidak ada penguatan maupun perubahan

Lahan gambut yang telah dibersihkan di Kuala Cenaku, Provinsi Riau. Foto oleh Bagus Indahono/EPA

Philippines to upgrade Spratlys airstrip amid moratorium bid

Aug 08, 2014 - 4:19 PM

The Philippines banks on the shared concern among ASEAN countries to convince China to agree to stop provocative activities in the South China Sea

PROVOCATIVE? The Philippines is set to repair the damaged Rancudo Air Field in Pag-Asa island in the Spratlys

Philippines' 'triple action plan' futile without China?

Aug 07, 2014 - 2:13 PM

The triple action plan has a snowball s chance in hell of success an analyst says But the Philippines says China might be convinced who knows?

FOREIGN MINISTERS. In January, Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario (first from left) and his ASEAN counterparts meet in Bagan, Myanmar for the first time in 2014. File photo by AFP

Philippines: 'Triple action plan' can help China

Aug 06, 2014 - 10:52 AM

The Philippines asserts its new proposal to resolve South China Sea disputes after China said it can build what it wants in the disputed waters

'MORATORIUM' SOUGHT. The Philippines wants a moratorium on activities that raise tensions in the South China Sea. This image dated Feb 25, 2014 shows China's reclamation activities in the disputed waters. Photo courtesy of DFA

Philippines says China sea action plan gaining support

Aug 04, 2014 - 5:19 PM

Vietnam Indonesia and Brunei reportedly support the Philippines triple action plan to ease tensions in the South China Sea

BOOSTING TIES. Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario talks to Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (not in photo) during a meeting at the Government Guest House in Hanoi, Vietnam, another claimant country in the South China Sea, on July 2, 2014. File photo by Luong Thai Linh/EPA

PH to ASEAN: Curb 'specific' moves in South China Sea

Aug 01, 2014 - 6:07 PM

Positioning itself as a regional leader the Philippines bares the details of the triple action plan it will propose to ASEAN

CLAIMANT COUNTRIES. Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario talks to Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (not in photo) during a meeting at the Government Guest House in Hanoi, Vietnam, another claimant country in the South China Sea, on July 2, 2014. File photo by Luong Thai Linh/EPA

Philippines to press 'gas pedal' vs sea tensions

Jun 16, 2014 - 4:09 PM

The Philippines wants to be a leader to speed up the process of easing tensions in the disputed South China Sea

TOP DIPLOMATS. Foreign ministers in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, including Philippine Foreign Minister Albert del Rosario (first from left), pose for a photo during the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting at the 24th ASEAN Summit in Naypyitaw, Myanmar on May 10, 2014. Photo by Nyein Chan Naing/EPA

PH eyes 'moratorium' on South China Sea tensions

Jun 16, 2014 - 11:29 AM

I think we would use the international community to step up Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario says in the face of China s expansion agenda

$1-B new mining investments seen

Mar 17, 2013 - 7:26 PM

The revised target of 718 million will likely be surpassed says Mines and Geosciences Bureau Director Leo Jasareno

EO 79 was issued by President Benigno Aquino III on July 6, 2012

Gov't keeps 'no new hires' policy

Dec 26, 2012 - 5:11 PM

The moratorium does not apply to teaching and medical personnel

Details in Mining EO need to be sorted out soon

Jul 13, 2012 - 2:59 PM

But there’s no saying how long it will take Congress to pass a new law