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MARINA REPORTS 7 RORO MISSIONARY ROUTES TO BE SERVED

CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) reported that several shipping operators have already signified their interest to serve[...]

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PRIVATE TEACHERS IN CEBU EYED TO SERVE IN MAY 13 POLLS

February 15, 2019 - 4:44 PM

TEACHERS IN HOT SPOTS. Commission on Election (Comelec) 7 (Central Visayas) Regional Director Rafael Olaño urges public school teachers to serve in May 13, 2019 midterm elections, despite placing their town as hot spot area. (Photo courtesy of PIA-3 Facebook page) CEBU CITY — The top election officer in Central Visayas on Friday said his office has prepared […]

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TESDA PARTNERS WITH NEGOCC FOR P2.8-M SCHOLARSHIP GRANTS

February 15, 2019 - 4:42 PM

Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. (2nd from right) and TESDA-Western Visayas Regional Director Ashary Banto (2nd from left) after the signing of the memorandum of agreement for the implementation of the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act, in the presence of TESDA-Negros Occidental Provincial Director Jimmicio Daoaten and NOLITC Vocational School Administrator Ma. Cristina Orbecido […]

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SOUTHERN LEYTE TO ELECT ONE SOLON IN MAY POLLS AMID SPLIT

February 15, 2019 - 4:41 PM

File photo of Southern Leyte Rep. Roger Mercado, principal author of the law dividing Southern Leyte into two legislative districts.  TACLOBAN CITY — Southern Leyte voters will elect just one member of the House of Representatives on May 13, 2019 despite the recent signing of the law dividing the province into two legislative districts. Southern Leyte […]

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NEGOCC RELEASES P15.5-M FOR REGIONAL MEET ATHLETES

February 15, 2019 - 4:40 PM

Negros Occidental Provincial Sports Coordinator Angel Verdeflor (right), with Department of Education-Negros Occidental Division Sports Officer Romeo Sison (left), turns over sports supplies to the athletes who will compete in the 2019 Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association Meet on February 17 to 23 in Roxas City, Capiz. (Photo courtesy of Richard Malihan/NegOcc Capitol PIO) BACOLOD CITY — […]

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NEGOCC CASSAVA FARMERS RECEIVE P3-M IN EQUIPMENT

February 15, 2019 - 4:39 PM

One of the machines received by the Barangay Odiong Cassava Farmers Association in Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental from the Department of Agriculture-Western Visayas under the agency’s cassava development program. (Contributed photo)  BACOLOD CITY — A group of cassava farmers in Moises Padilla, Negros Occidental received PHP3 million worth of farm machines from the Department of Agriculture (DA). […]

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ILOILO CITY TO HIGHLIGHT IMPACT AREAS IN EARTHQUAKE DRILL 2019

February 15, 2019 - 4:11 PM

The Iloilo City Hall is one of the five staging areas of the First Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on Feb 21, 2019. THE First Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) facilitated by Iloilo City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) and Office of the Civil Defense (OCD) 6 will highlight five major […]

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BACOLOD CELEBRATES 5TH WORLD RADIO DAY

February 14, 2019 - 6:13 PM

THE City of Bacolod joined the rest of the world in celebrating the World Radio Day on Feb. 13, 2019 with various activities, including an awards night for outstanding local broadcasters and radio talents on Feb. 27.   Internationally, this is now the 8th year of the World Radio Day celebration, and is being spearheaded […]

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US EMBASSY SETS 2ND EDUCATION USA FAIR IN CEBU

February 14, 2019 - 5:37 PM

The U.S. Embassy in the Philippines will hold the second EducationUSA Fair in Cebu at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cebu City on Feb. 28.   At least 35 universities and state colleges from the US are expected to join the fair, which will start at 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.   Princess Grace Wooden, […]

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ILOILO CITY EYED AS PRIME MICE DESTINATION BY 2021

February 14, 2019 - 4:24 PM

ILOILO CITY will become a primary Meetings, Incentives, Conferences/Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) destination in the country by 2021.   This is the target of the Department of Tourism (DOT)-6 during the launching of its P50-million, three-year marketing plan at Richmonde Hotel in Mandurriao district on February 12-13, 2019.   In his presentation of the marketing […]

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CITY GOV’T SEARCHES FOR 15 OUTSTANDING WOMEN

February 14, 2019 - 4:20 PM

THE Iloilo City Government is looking for nominees in its yearly search for The Outstanding Women of Iloilo City (TOWIL) in line with the celebration of National Women’s Month this March. Mayor Jose Espinosa III said the award aims to give due recognition to women who have showed exemplary performances in their respective particular field […]

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ROW CONCERNS HAMPER ROAD PROJECTS IN C. VISAYAS

February 14, 2019 - 4:07 PM

RIGHT OF WAY. Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) 7 (Central Visayas) Regional Director Edgar Tabacon explains to district engineers the current thrusts of the Duterte administration under its Build, Build, Build program during its presentation of plans, activities, and programs of the agency for fiscal year 2020, last January. (File photo by John Rey Saavedra) CEBU CITY — Acquiring […]

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COMELEC-CEBU TO CONCUR WITH PNP, AFP IN DEALING WITH ‘HOTSPOTS’

February 14, 2019 - 4:06 PM

CEBU CITY — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Cebu on Wednesday said it will concur with the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in dealing with areas in the province considered as election hotspots in the upcoming midterm elections. Cebu provincial election supervisor Jerome Brillantes said his office will […]

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NEGROS PRESS CLUB SEEKS NBI PROBE OF MEDIA ‘DRUG LISTS’

February 14, 2019 - 4:05 PM

Negros Press Club president Renato Duran (left) meets with NBI-Bacolod agent-in-charge Renoir Baldivino on Wednesday (Feb. 13, 2019) to ask for an investigation on the inclusion of local media practitioners in the alleged drug lists from unknown sources circulating on social media. (Photo courtesy of Dolly Yasa) BACOLOD CITY — The Negros Press Club (NPC) has asked […]

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DRILON UNDERSCORES CITY’S NEED FOR STABLE ELECTRICITY

February 13, 2019 - 6:05 PM

ILOILO CITY — A sufficient and efficient power supply is essential to the progress of Iloilo City, said Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Tuesday. Drilon, who was here for a series of engagements, shared how the power interruption has affected the inauguration of the first Museum of Philippine Economic History in Iloilo City on Monday. […]

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COMELEC-CEBU TO IMPLEMENT NEW SYSTEM VS. ‘FLYING’ VOTERS

February 13, 2019 - 5:40 PM

VOTER’S VERIFICATION. Louedrome Ygot, a resident of Mabolo, Cebu City, uses the Voter’s Registration Verification System (VRVS) to verify his voter’s registration, during the Commission on Election’s mock poll in January 2019. (Screengrab from a Facebook video of DYMR Radio Pilipinas) CEBU CITY — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) in the province of Cebu on Tuesday said “flying […]

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MASS WEDDING FOR CEBU POLICEMEN: A STRONG MOTIVATION FOR LOYALTY

February 12, 2019 - 5:32 PM

Nothing can make a policeman become strongly committed to the ideals the police force stands for than a commitment made by police hierarchy to organize a Church wedding never done before in a Catholic chapel inside a police compound, Mandaue City Police Office Director Julian Entoma was quoted as saying.                   16 couples among […]

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