The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) extends its gratitude to Department of Finance (DOF) Secretary Carlos Dominguez III for approving the donation of 6,357.8 LITERS OF UNMARKED FUEL that were seized by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) in Arayat, Pampanga in September 2021 to the PCG.

PCG Spokesperson, CG Commodore Armando A Balilo said the donation will significantly aid the ongoing humanitarian and disaster response operations of the Task Force Kalinga.

As of today, 21 January 2022, PCG vessels and air assets have transported a total of 1,637.3 tons of relief goods.

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) District Southern Mindanao has presented to the local media of Region 12 a former New People's Army (NPA) rebel who surrendered to the national government through the said PCG District at around 02:00 p.m. yesterday, 20 January 2022.

Through negotiation, the 52-year-old male alias “Jack” – a former NPA rebel and combat medic of Guerilla Front 73 – decided to surrender to the PCG District Southern Mindanao and expressed his intention to abandon the armed group to be able to live a normal life with his family.

“Jack” also surrendered the following paraphernalia: one 357 revolver, one handheld radio, and 10 rounds of M16 ammunition.

Ipinahayag ng isang US citizen ang kanyang pasasalamat sa serbisyo ng mga Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) frontline personnel sa NAIA sa kasagsagan ng pandemya.

Gamit ang email address ng Presidential Complaint Center ni Pangulong Rodrgo Roa Duterte, ipinarating ni Mr. Joseph Diaz ang kanyang pagkilala sa mga PCG personnel na tumutulong sa mga airport passengers para maging ligtas ang kanilang pagbiyahe sa kabila ng nagpapatuloy na COVID-19 pandemic.

"Mister President, I write to you to compliment the Philippine Coast Guard members at the international airport. They were very professional, friendly, and very helpful to all struggling to do the right thing entering the protocols and inspections necessary at the airport," ani Mr. Diaz.

CG REAR ADMIRAL ROLANDO LIZOR N PUNZALAN JR O-10906 Commander, Marine Environmental Protection Command has been promoted to the next higher rank of VICE ADMIRAL (0-9) in the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) as approved by HIS EXCELLENCY PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE.

CG VICE ADMIRAL ROLANDO LIZOR N PUNZALAN JR’s roots can be traced from Barangay Balisong, Batangas and Gomez Street, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan. He began his military career upon passing the entrance examination at the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) and graduated with PMA Tanglaw-Diwa Class of 1992. He joined the Philippine Navy (PN) and eventually stayed with the PCG.

As a young Coast Guard Officer, he underwent the Basic Port State Control Course in Tokyo, Japan and a few years later, the Advanced Port State Control in Fukuoka, Japan. He earned his Master’s Degree in Maritime Safety and Marine Environmental Protection at the World Maritime University in Malmö, Sweden in 2002 and took up the Comprehensive Security Response to Terrorism Course at the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies in Honolulu, Hawaii.

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has received the newly constructed two-story student barracks from the U.S. Government on 19 January 2022.

It can accommodate UP TO 100 INDIVIDUALS and is equipped with a GYM AND LAUNDRY ROOM. The said project is part of the development of the COAST GUARD FLEET TRAINING CENTER OF EXCELLENCE located at Barangay Santol, Balagtas, Bulacan.

U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim (CDA a.i.) Ms. Heather Variava graced the turn-over ceremony, together with other U.S. Embassy representatives.