Comelec issues rules for plebiscite on Palawan partition amid pandemic

MANILA The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday released guidelines for the conduct of the plebiscite that will divide Palawan into three provinces to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). Comelec Resolution No. 10687 says only a maximum of five voters are allowed inside a voting center and must wear face masks… Read More Comelec issues rules for plebiscite on Palawan partition amid pandemic

Palawan wins world’s best island title in T+L list

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora Palawan was cited as the world’s best island in the Travel+Leisure (T+L) 2020 World’s Best Awards. With a score of 94.83, Palawan bested 24 others in the world’s islands category, which included the Galapagos Islands in Ecuador, Maui in Hawaii, Bali in Indonesia, and Great Barrier Reef Islands in Australia,… Read More Palawan wins world’s best island title in T+L list