Recognizing the century-old tree, Asia’s oldest geothermal company – the Philippine Geothermal Production Company, Inc., the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, the Bicol Regional Executives, and Director’s Associations, Inc. decided to preserve and protect the 105-year old Balete tree and other century-old trees under the Save 100/100 Project, which the partners launched on June 26 and is now in full swing.

Philippine News Agency, Legazpi Bureau

BDO Foundation with contributions from the Philippine Geothermal Production Company completed and turned-over a four-classroom, two-storey building to Baybay Elementary School, Catarman Northern Samar last September 17, 2014.

Malaya Business Insight, B-7