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Suspension of Super Shuttle vessels lifted

September 6, 2012


THE Marine Industry Authority lifted the suspension of the Asian Marine Transport Corp. sea vessels operating in the Central Visayas. After inspecting the vessels of the shipping line that operates a fleet of 24 sea vessels, the the Super Shuttle The Maritime Industry Authority – 7 (Marina 7) lifted the suspension of 11 vessels serving […]

Two rescued, five missing in sea mishap off Bantayan Island

July 31, 2012


(3rd Update) At least two persons were rescued while five are still missing when the banca they rode in was struck by giant waves off Bantayan island, Cebu. The seven boarded a pump boat at Tangginggi islet in Madridejos, Bantayan island and were headed to Kinatarkan island, Sta. Fe. In between Kinatarkan island and Malapascua island […]

9-day countdown begins; Palma chooses Bantayan

December 16, 2011


Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma will celebrate his first Misa de Gallo as Cebu’s shepherd in far-flung parishes in Bantayan Island in north Cebu. “He wants to get closer to the people and know all the parishes in Cebu. He will start with the farthest area and eventually go to the closer parishes,” said Msgr. Ildebrando […]

DENR-7 continues to demolish illegal structures of resorts in Bantayan island

June 3, 2010


. A MAN’S STRENGTH AND HIS HAMMER. It took DENR-7 demolition team more than five days to demolish one of the seawall identified in the court order as the island of Bantayan is within a protected area. They are prevented from bringing in heavy equipment to make the demolition easier and they can only rely […]

Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Central Visayas (DENR-7) will demolish all structures of all resorts in the region that have encroached in the 20-meter easement zone. The group has started the demolition in one of the country’s top tourist destination, Bantayan island.

May 31, 2010


BEACH ZONE LIBERATED DEMOLITION/MAY 28,2010: Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Assistant Secretary Ernesto Adobo and Region 7 executive director Leonardo Sibbaluca supervise the demolition of illegal structures within twenty meters from the shoreline. (CDN PHOTO/TONEE DESPOJO) Early support for demolition of structures in Sta. Fe beach MAY 28,2010: A demolition worker carries the […]