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    Malay town ends COVID-19 border checkpoints

    Malay town in Aklan ended the implementation of border checkpoints for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at Sunday midnight. Aklan

    Boracay sees Duterte visit lifting domestic tourism

    Tourism in Boracay in Malay, Aklan, which has been affected by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) which has now become an international health concern is expected to somehow boost activities in the island with the scheduled visit of President Rodrigo Duterte. Aklan

    Malay LGU belies 2,000 suspected nCoV cases on Boracay Island

    The local government unit (LGU) of Malay in Aklan belied reports that there are an estimated 2,000 tourists, mostly Chinese nationals, who are considered as persons under monitoring (PUMs) for suspected infection of the deadly coronavirus on Boracay Island. Aklan

    DPWH inaugurates Kalibo Bridge in time for Ati-Atihan fest

    Expected volume of tourists that will flock Kalibo for the Ati-Atihan Festival can now have a faster and more reliable travel with the inauguration of the Kalibo Bridge in Aklan on January 16, 2020. Aklan

    Pontoon bridge fee collection in Boracay stopped

    The Boracay Inter-Agency Rehabilitation Management Group (BIARMG) has asked the mayor of Malay town to stop the collection of pontoon (floating bridges) payment from Boracay Island visitors. Aklan

    Power, gas supply in Malay town normalized

    After bearing the brunt of typhoon Ursula (Phanfone) on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, 2019, operations in Malay town, Aklan are getting back to normal as its mayor said electricity and gas supply is “under control.” Aklan

    Binay wants stricter tourist limit policy in Boracay

    Senator Nancy Binay on Sunday stressed the need to ensure a stricter implementation of the carrying capacity of Boracay amid the expected influx of tourists in the island in the coming months. Aklan

    Boracay rehab bears good results: DOT

    The Department of Tourism (DOT) said the government-initiated environmental rehabilitation on Boracay Island is yielding positive results as it was voted best island in Asia for 2019 by readers of the Conde Nast Traveler magazine. Aklan

    Boracay tourists urged to respect PH customs, traditions

    Officials of the Boracay Inter-Agency Management and Rehabilitation Group (BIAMRG) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) encouraged tourists visiting the world-famous Boracay Island to respect the country’s culture and tradition. Aklan

    Water utility firm to comply with DENR standards

    Water utility firm Boracay Tubi System Inc. (BTSI) assured there is no direct discharging of untreated wastewater to the open sea and that it is operating a complete waterworks system with septage management. Aklan