Duterte vows anew not to allow gambling in Boracay

MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte reiterated that he will not allow gambling on Boracay Island despite the provisional license given to a Macau-based firm to construct a resort-casino in…

Boracay arrivals up despite algal bloom

BORACAY Island, Aklan — Tourism arrivals in this resort island continue to increase despite the proliferation of green algae along the sandy white beaches of this world-renowned island. Julfe Rabe,…

Miss U bets in Boracay for photo shoot

MANILA — The first Miss Universe pre-pageant activity kicked off in Boracay Island on Saturday with at least 16 candidates clammed up for a swim wear photoshoot in the country’s…