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Aquino: Levy is for farmers

PRESIDENTIAL ASSURANCE President Aquino meets on Wednesday with coconut farmers who marched from Davao City starting on Sept. 21, the 42nd anniversary of martial law, to Malacañang. He assured them that the government is on their side and supports their efforts to recover coco levy funds. GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE

Their long walk to Malacañang did not exactly go to waste. Assuring coconut farmers that the government was “on your side,” President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday threw his support behind a bill outlining how they would directly benefit from P71 billion in taxes collected from them during the Marcos regime.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Public urged: Don’t litter in cemeteries

A MMDA worker helps in the cleaning of the Manila South Cemetery as part of their 'Oplan Kaluluwa 2014' in preparation for the observance of All Saint's Day.

Environment Secretary Ramon Paje called on city and municipal officials to exercise political will on catching litterbugs in the different cemeteries as the nation commemorates All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Forest fire response teams on high alert for Mayon eruption—DENR

Mayon Volcano. Apple Buemia Llorando/Contributed photo

Environment Secretary Ramon Paje has placed on high alert all forest and fire protection officers in Albay, to the wildfires that Mayon Volcano’s eruption could cause.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Paje grilled at Senate over trash in Manila Bay

Environment Secretary Ramon Paje INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Ramon Paje was grilled in the Senate Monday over the garbage problem in Manila Bay that was affecting a critical environmental habitat.

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Find endangered eagle’s killer, officials ordered

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Environment authorities in Davao City have been ordered to track down whoever is responsible for shooting dead a Philippine eagle outside a protected area on Mt. Apo, Environment Secretary Ramon Paje said.

Posted: August 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »