Albay's Mayon makes it to UNESCO world heritage tentative list

April 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Albay's Mayon makes it to UNESCO world heritage tentative list 

By Johnny C. Nunez

LEGAZPI CITY (PNA) — Majestic Mayon, the world’s most perfect cone volcano and Albay’s crown jewel in tourism, has made it to the tentative list of most promising candidates for a World Heritage Site title of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

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Legazpi readies 2,000 hotel rooms for Mason convention

January 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Legazpi readies 2,000 hotel rooms for Mason convention 

By Danny O. Calleja

LEGAZPI CITY, Jan. 3 (PNA) -– Over 2,000 hotel rooms have already been reserved here in preparation for the 99th Annual Convention (AnCom) of the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of the Philippines that the city will host in April.

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Albay tourist arrivals drop due to Mayon's lull — DOT

November 14, 2014 by · Comments Off on Albay tourist arrivals drop due to Mayon's lull — DOT 

By Samuel M. Toledo

LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 13 (PNA) — Arrivals of domestic and foreign tourists in Albay have been in a downward trend due to Mayon Volcano's long lull, now running 37 days after its alert level was raised to 3, a top Bicol tourism official said.

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Albayanos slam efforts to disprove Cagsawa Ruins history

November 5, 2014 by · Comments Off on Albayanos slam efforts to disprove Cagsawa Ruins history 

By Danny O. Calleja

LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 31 (PNA) –- Showing old photos to prove that history is wrong and make a laughing stock out of Albay is like bloating a pig to fatten it.

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Albay calls for creation of Mayon Commission

October 29, 2014 by · Comments Off on Albay calls for creation of Mayon Commission 

LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 28 -— The Albay Public Safety and Emergency Management Office (APSEMO) is asking Congress for the creation of a commission to make long-term solutions on preventing hazards whenever Mayon Volcano shows restiveness.

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Phivolcs recorded 2 volcanic quakes from Mayon

October 14, 2014 by · Comments Off on Phivolcs recorded 2 volcanic quakes from Mayon 

MANILA, Oct. 13 — The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) on Monday recorded two volcanic quakes from the restive Mayon Volcano in Albay during its 24-hour observation period from 7 a.m. last Sunday to 7 a.m. Monday.

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No Mayon-related casualty yet, Salceda clarifies

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on No Mayon-related casualty yet, Salceda clarifies 

LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 2 — Albay Governor Joey Salceda has made it clear that the 62-year-old woman found dead in Barangay Lidong, Sto. Domingo, cannot be considered a casualty of Mayon's restive condition.

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No Mayon-related casualty yet, Salceda clarifies

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on No Mayon-related casualty yet, Salceda clarifies 

LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 2 — Albay Governor Joey Salceda has made it clear that the 62-year-old woman found dead in Barangay Lidong, Sto. Domingo, cannot be considered a casualty of Mayon's restive condition.

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No Mayon-related casualty yet, Salceda clarifies

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on No Mayon-related casualty yet, Salceda clarifies 

LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 2 — Albay Governor Joey Salceda has made it clear that the 62-year-old woman found dead in Barangay Lidong, Sto. Domingo, cannot be considered a casualty of Mayon's restive condition.

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No Mayon-related casualty yet, Salceda clarifies

October 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on No Mayon-related casualty yet, Salceda clarifies 

LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 2 — Albay Governor Joey Salceda has made it clear that the 62-year-old woman found dead in Barangay Lidong, Sto. Domingo, cannot be considered a casualty of Mayon's restive condition.

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