4 months Boracay ‘better’ a year after closure Manilatimes
(EDITOR’S NOTE: The Manila Times is reprinting the article to correct the second paragraph, which appeared on the paper’s April 18, 2019 issue as: “Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo Puyat said the Department of Public Works and Highways had finished repairing all the roads there.”) Boracay Island is back to its pristine state almost a year after it was ordered closed for rehabilitation, the Department of Tourism (DoT) said. Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo Puyat said the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) finished repairing all problems on the main roads. The Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone was also on track ... more