TMO Coron successfully accommodated cruise ship MV Hanseatic with 143 passengers aboard last October 16, 2013. It was diverted to Port of Coron from its original destination to Tagbilaran, Bohol due to the earthquake.
After a month-long celebration of the Tourism Month 2013, a grand gala night on September 28, 2013 culminated the event which was held at the Skylight Convention Center, Puerto Princesa City. The affair honored its partners in the tourism industry for their exemplary performance and contributions to the goals and objectives of the Tourism Department and the City Government of Puerto Princesa. Read more
PMO Puerto Princesa recently launched its first ever “photography competition” with the theme “Palawan Port System: Show-window of Beauty, Emotions and Opportunities”.
In yet another public-private strategic partnership moves and endevours, PPA PMO Puerto Princesa was the fortunate recipient of eighty-five (85) 16-liter pails of elastomeric waterproofing paints which more or less cost P170,000.00. Such unexpected generous donation courtesy of Roosevelt Chemical, Inc. under Triton Paints was most welcome to Port Manager Luis A. Cuison, whose collaboration with the said entity coincided with the National Maritime Week Celebration, September 23 – 27, 2013 sub-themed as “Going Green in PPA Ports”. Thus, the bio-fresh environment-friendly paint crystal-green color gave the much-needed facelirft to the port perimeter fence, RC curb, retaining and curtain walls of the baseport and TMO Coron without having to spend a cent. Read more
The Department of Justice thru its Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (DOJ- IACAT) had forged a partnership with PPA as signatories to Memorandum of Agreement primarily to wage war against human trafficking. Read more
Port Manager Luis Cuison received ten (10) trash bins from Robinsons Land Corporation (RLC) through its representatives as part of PMO’s Image Awareness and Environmental Campaign tie-up last July 12, 2013.
Through this endeavor, Robinsons Mall becomes the PPA’s official mall partner to advertise its environmental campaign. Said trash bins shall be utilized and displayed in conspicuous places at the Baseport Facilities.
The Port of Puerto Princesa successfully hosted the maiden call of the “MS Legend of the Seas” of the Royal Caribbean International on March 19, 2013. This port is the vessel’s first stopover in its seven-night Borneo Explorer Cruise which started in Singapore and includes stops at Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia and Bandar Seri Begawan in Brunei.
|Name of Private Port||COR/PTO No.||Valid Until|
|Rio Tuba Nickel Mining Corporation||259||21 Nov 2024|
|Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation||383||09 Jun 2028|
|Rio Tuba Nickel Mining Corporation (HPP)||391||21 Nov 2013|
|Citinickel Mines & Devt Corporation – Sofronio, Española||431||25 Mar 2013|
|Citinickel Mines & Devt Corporation – Platinum Group Metals Corp.||396||31 Dec 2013|
PMO Puerto Princesa was awarded the 2nd prize winner of the Cleanest and Greenest Institution and Government Offices by the City of Puerto Princesa during its 36th Founding Anniversary on 03 March 2013. This contest has been won by the PMO for three consecutive years now: 2nd place in 2011, 1st place in 2012 and 2nd place in 2013. Read more