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Grander feast for ‘pawikan’ set in Bataan

A grander staging of the 14th Pawikan (Sea Turtle) Festival in Bataan province will greet visitors this year.

Posted: November 26th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Revenge of the ‘pawikan’: 5 dead after eating sea turtle meat


Five persons died while 153 others were taken ill after eating the meat of a sea turtle that was found dead on Aug. 17 in Arteche, a town in Eastern Samar.

Posted: August 22nd, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Pawikan stew ‘loses flavor’ in Pasil amid crackdown

Eatery owner Crisly Tulod inherited her grandmother’s business of serving “pawikan (turtle)” stew for sometime, the first eatery to do so in barangay Pasil, Cebu City.

Posted: April 23rd, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Police chief tells men to stop eating pawikan

A FEW days after he admitted indulging in pawikan stew in barangay Pasil, Senior Supt. Mariano Natu-el, Jr., acting chief of the Cebu City Police Office ordered his mean not to patronize the exotic dish.

Posted: March 13th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Stopping pawikan trade not city’s priority

The illegal trade of pawikan (sea turtle) meat in barangay Pasil in Cebu City will only be stopped if people would cease from patronizing the food stalls offering the exotic dish, Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama said yesterday.

Posted: March 12th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »