Jerry Alcayde

Elderly passenger dies onboard Batangas-bound vessel

CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro – A 72-year-old passenger died after experiencing sudden dizziness and losing consciousness onboard a Batangas-bound vessel at the city port here at midnight on November 12.

2 Oriental Mindoro towns under state of calamity due to ASF outbreak

CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro – The Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) on Monday night, October 9, placed two towns in this province under a state of calamity following confirmation of an African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak.

35 arrested in Mimaropa SACLEO

CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro – Thirty-five individuals were arrested, including four most wanted persons, in a three-day Simultaneous Anti-Criminality Law Enforcement Operations (SACLEO) in Region 4-B (Mimaropa or the Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, and Palawan area).

Oriental Mindoro OKs transport of hogs to Panay Island

CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro – The provincial government has allowed the transport of live hogs from this province to Panay Island which is still under a state of calamity due to the contagious African Swine Fever (ASF).

MT Princess Empress insurance firm told to start payment of claims on Sept. 30

CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro – Gov. Humerlito A. Dolor has ordered the insurance firm of the sunken oil tanker MT Princess Empress to start the distribution of payment to damage claimants on or before September 30 this year.