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Palawan (Pron. /pəˈlɑːwɑːn/, from Tagalog pronunciation: [...

wikipedia - 12 Sep 2016
Palawan (Pron. /pəˈlɑːwɑːn/, from Tagalog pronunciation: [paˈlawan]), officially the Province of Palawan (Filipino: Lalawigan ng Palawan; Hiligaynon: Kapuoran sang Palawan; Spanish: Provincia de Palawan), is an archipelagic province of the Philippines that is located in the Mimaropa region. It is the largest province in the country in terms of total area of jurisdiction. Its capital is the City of Puerto Princesa, but it is governed independently from the province as a highly urbanized ci
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PH, Australia launch maritime drills in Palawan

Inquirer.net - 16 Jul 2018
“The said bilateral activity aims to enhance training, interoperability and cooperation between the Philippine Navy and Royal Australian Navy (RAN) in addressing terrorism and kidnapping activities within Palawan water lanes that are of common interest ...
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Palawan, Cebu among 'world's best islands' for 2018

ABS-CBN News - 12 Jul 2018
The Edenic Philippine outpost of Palawan scored the top spot on this list in 2013 and in 2017; it also makes the grade this year, although it cedes the top spot to a surprise entry. It remains in fine company, voted in along with its sister island Cebu ...
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Palawan, Cebu make it to list of world's top islands for 2018

Inquirer.net - 14 Jul 2018
The islands of Palawan and Cebu made it to the list of the top 15 islands in the world for 2018. The two Philippine islands managed to snag the eighth and sixth places in “The 15 Best Islands in the World” lineup released by New York-based travel ...
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WATCH: What to see in Palawan, one of world's 'top islands'

Philippine Star - 13 Jul 2018
MANILA, Philippines — Two destinations in the Philippines— Palawan and Cebu— made it in this year's 15 Best Islands in the World list by international travel magazine Travel & Leisure. Every year, the travel magazine asks its readers to vote their ...
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Palawan steps up anti-illegal drugs campaign in schools

ptvnews.ph - 13 Jul 2018
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan — The provincial government of Palawan has stepped up its anti-illegal drugs information and education campaign in three schools in the northern town of Roxas. Provincial Information Officer Gil Acosta Jr., also the ...
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Low pressure area to dampen Mindoro, Palawan

ABS-CBN News - 26 Jun 2018
A low pressure area will bring rains over the provinces of Mindoro and Palawan, the state weather bureau said Wednesday. At 3 a.m., the weather system was spotted 190 kilometers west of Clark, Pampanga, said PAGASA meteorologist Meno Mendoza.
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Southwest monsoon to affect Palawan, Mindoro on July 3

Rappler - 02 Jul 2018
What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's Agos or tweet us at @rapplerdotcom. Satellite image as of July 2, 2018, 7 pm. Image courtesy of PAGASA. MANILA, Philippines – The southwest monsoon is expected to affect parts ...
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3rd Marine Brigade in Palawan welcomes new commander

pna.gov.ph - 12 Jul 2018
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan -- The new commander of the 3rd Marine Brigade (3MBde) in Palawan has vowed to continue the Armed Forces of the Philippines' (AFP) peacekeeping mission and enhancement of security competencies against ...
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Light to heavy rain expected over Palawan, the Western Visayas

GMA News - 02 Jul 2018
Palawan and the Western Visayas would experience cloudy conditions with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to the southwest monsoon, weather service PAGASA predicted in a Tuesday morning forecast. The rest of the country could meanwhile ...
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Palawan linked to PLDT fiber optic network

Inquirer.net - 03 Jul 2018
Telco giant PLDT Inc. said it had started offering fiber plans in El Nido, Palawan, a popular beach destination for tourists. This comes as it announced that it had linked the province to its Domestic Fiber Optic Network (DFON) backbone. This allowed ...
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Palawan to be cut into 3 provinces

Manila Bulletin - 30 Jun 2018
Pedro Acharon, passed House Bill 7413, filed by Palawan Reps. Franz Alvarez, Frederick Abueg and Gil Acosta. “The proposed division of Palawan into three provinces will be able to bring closer expanded services to areas not previously served. Resource ...
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PAF to put up base at southern tip of Palawan

Inquirer.net - 04 Jul 2018
The Philippine Air Force (PAF) plans to put up a base in Balabac, geographically located at the farthermost tip of Palawan, which is perceived to be a strategic location in securing the country's southern borders and the West Philippine Sea (South ...
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5 things to do in Palawan now

Inquirer.net - 05 Jul 2018
El Nido is booming. With an airport terminal at Lio (which offers free merienda to departing passengers), a direct flight via Air Swift, and new establishments opening daily, there's no reason to skip this beach town. Here are five things to do now: Go ...
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Arvin Tolentino and Brandy Kramer enjoy Palawan

ABS-CBN News - 22 Jun 2018
Student-athlete couple Arvin Tolentino and Brandy Kramer got to enjoy the lush confides of Palawan, and bask in its glory in one of the most beautiful islands in the world. The FEU Tamaraw and the former San Beda Lady Red Lion posted documented their ...
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Sandiganbayan overturns conviction of Palawan mayor

Manila Bulletin - 30 Jun 2018
By Czarina Nicole Ong. The Sandiganbayan Third Division had a change of heart after convicting Narra Mayor Lucena Diaz Demaala of Palawan since it issued a new decision acquitting her of 14 counts of graft in relation to the reportedly anomalous ...

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