Rhodina Villanueva
Rhodina Villanueva
  • Articles
  • Authors
Coral reef fish declared flagship species of Apo Reef
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 18, 2018 - 12:00am
The coral reef fish has been declared as flagship species of the world famous Apo Reef Natural Park off Occidental Mindoro.
DENR trains officers for enforcement of environmental laws
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 17, 2018 - 12:00am
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) recently conducted a paralegal training for its officers in order to intensify enforcement of environmental laws.
Davao Occidental hit by quake
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 13, 2018 - 12:00am
A magnitude 5.4 earthquake jolted parts of Davao Occidental yesterday morning.
Sereno to appeal quo warranto ruling
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 13, 2018 - 12:00am
Ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno will appeal the Supreme Court ruling that granted the quo warranto petition filed by the solicitor general which invalidated her appointment to the top judicial post in 2012,...
Bike lanes, walkways to be built in Boracay
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Bike lanes and walkways will be built in Boracay as part of the ongoing rehabilitation of the island resort, an official of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources said yesterday.
Rights claims board ends operations today
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 11, 2018 - 12:00am
As the body formed to process compensation claims by human rights victims during martial law ends its operations, qualified but unsatisfied claimants also have until today to try to file an appeal.
DENR accepting applications for protected areas permit
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 10, 2018 - 12:00am
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is ready to accept applications for permit for protected areas as the indefinite suspension for its issuance has been lifted after seven years.
Australians air support for Patricia Fox who angered Duterte
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 9, 2018 - 12:00am
Australians are taking part in a signature campaign to call on the Philippine government to take back its order for Sister Patricia Fox to leave the country.
Biz school launched for tribal folks
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 7, 2018 - 12:00am
A farm business school (FBS) has been launched to hone the entrepreneurial and management skills of farmers belonging to tribal groups in Sarangani, the Department of Agrarian Reform said over the weekend.
Magnitude 6 quake jolts Catanduanes
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 6, 2018 - 12:00am
Three earthquakes, one with a magnitude of six, struck Catanduanes yesterday.
Rights group slams attacks on Philippine media
by Rhodina Villanueva - May 2, 2018 - 12:00am
Rights defenders lamented that Filipino journalists will spend World Press Freedom Day tomorrow under government attack.
Rights group says drug war has reached its limits
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 25, 2018 - 12:00am
An international rights organization yesterday claimed President Duterte has reached the limits of his campaign against illegal drugs.
DAR ready to distribute Boracay land to farmers
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 21, 2018 - 12:00am
The awarding of land in Boracay to farmer-beneficiaries under the government’s agrarian reform program may start within six months, in time for the reopening of the resort island, the Department of Agrarian...
Water firms ordered to help speed up Boracay cleanup
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Water concessionaires in Boracay have been ordered to work together and help speed up the cleanup of the island, which will be closed starting next Thursday.
Erring Puerto Galera businesses to be demolished
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 18, 2018 - 12:00am
At least 16 commercial establishments, mostly resorts and restaurants, built on easement zones in Puerto Galera will be demolished as part of government efforts to rehabilitate major tourist destinations.
DENR: 15,000 hectares to be planted with bamboo
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 17, 2018 - 12:00am
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources aims to plant bamboo on more than 15,000 hectares of land this year under the National Greening Program.
Department of Agrarian Reform yet to distribute 0.5 million hectares to farmers
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Following President Duterte’s declaration that he would place Boracay under land reform, Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John Castriciones bared that around 500,000 hectares of land elsewhere...
Easterlies affecting Philippines — Pagasa
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 13, 2018 - 12:00am
The easterlies are affecting the country, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said yesterday.
3,000 public schools get special patents
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 12, 2018 - 12:00am
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has approved more than 3,000 special patents for public schools nationwide as part of its joint undertaking with the Department of Education (DepEd) for...
Group warns vs rice importation
by Rhodina Villanueva - April 10, 2018 - 12:00am
The Duterte government’s decision to boost imports to solve the rice crisis will just threaten the country’s rice self-sufficiency, a group warned yesterday.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | 105 | 106 | 107 | 108 | 109
Are you sure you want to log out?
Login is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

or sign in with