The Phividec Industrial Authority (PIA) has ordered on February 22 quarry operators in Misamis Oriental to stop their operations due to numerous alleged violations.
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Imported cigarettes with an estimated value of P125 million were confiscated by the Bureau of Customs-10 (BOC-10) in a series of operations since last week, a BOC-10 official said.
To stabilize the prices of pork in Metro Manila, hog growers in the region sent the first batch of live hogs to the nation’s capital with more pigs to be transported in the coming days.
Environmental groups reiterated on their stand urging the Philippine government to join other member-states in the Southeast Asian region in ratifying an international statute that will ban the transport of garbage from one country to another.
Local authorities are investigating reports that several hogs which died recently in Misamis Oriental and this city were probably infected with the African Swine Fever (ASF).
What was remembered as a place of death and tragedy in a mountainous area in Misamis Oriental will now become a thriving tourist destination after the provincial government converted a parcel of land near the Cebu Pacific Flight 5J387 crash site into a tourism complex and botanical garden.
A parish priest killed last Sunday and a lawyer who was also gunned down two weeks ago in the same city of Malaybalay both faced similar circumstances of court charges.
Seven military personnel died on board a UH-1 “Huey” helicopter ferrying supplies for government troops that crashed in the mountains of Impasug-ong town, Bukidnon, Saturday, January 16, afternoon, police said.
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board-10 (LTFRB-10) is negotiating with local governments in other regions in Mindanao to open its borders for buses doing inter-regional routes.
Cagayan de Oro has joined other local government units of big cities that are allocating their budget to purchase vaccines for the coronavirus (COVID-19).