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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalFormer Dumaguete mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, who is a member of the administr
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
Former Dumaguete mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, who is a member of the administration's Liberal Party, said his faction is supporting the reelection of Gov. Roel Degamo, while that of the group of former Rep. Jocelyn Limkaichong is for Rep. George... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Energy Development Corporation yesterday started its stakeholder consultati
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
The Energy Development Corporation yesterday started its stakeholder consultations in preparation for a massive greening project in the entire Negros Island. The expanded Binhi program aims to target, not only but Negros Occidental,... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Robinsons Malls host LTO license renewalsMANILA, Philippines - The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has partnered with t
Robinsons Malls host LTO license renewals
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has partnered with the Gokongwei family's Robinsons Malls to launch its new service improvement program involving the establishment of Driver’s License Renewal Offices (DLROs) around the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
NegOr guv changes tune on NIR centerBACOLOD City – Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo appears to have softened hi
NegOr guv changes tune on NIR center
The Daily Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
BACOLOD City – Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo appears to have softened his opposition to the establishment of the Negros Island Regional (NIR) center at the border of Kabankalan City and Mabinay town. Kabankalan Mayor Isidro Zayco said Degamo... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Barangay folks lament: who’s playing favorite?August 23, 2015 Unbelievable but true: a lone private house in Route 7 in Piapi
Barangay folks lament: who’s playing favorite?
Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
August 23, 2015 Unbelievable but true: a lone private house in Route 7 in Piapi has successfully held the entire City Council at bay, as if he is the lone untouchable in Piapi who owns the house that has not set back and is protruding and blocking... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
The Family chosen at Crossroads of HistoryATOM LEADER DIES: Many things happened during the full-packed week that passed.
The Family chosen at Crossroads of History
Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
ATOM LEADER DIES: Many things happened during the full-packed week that passed. First, EDSA�s part hero Butz Aquino, ATOM leaderfounder of EDSA revolt died of cancer. PRESIDENTIAL BROD DIES: On the same week, the brother of ex-president Gloria... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
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404 Error
Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Looks like the page you're looking for was moved or never existed. Make sure you typed the correct URL or followed a valid link. Current Issue: © 2005 - The Negros Chronicle - News around Dumaguete City and Negros Oriental, Philippines... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
RR apologizes for 3-day road blockAugust 23, 2015 City Tourism Officer RR Maquiling and Traffic Management czar D
RR apologizes for 3-day road block
Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
August 23, 2015 City Tourism Officer RR Maquiling and Traffic Management czar Danny Atillo including City Engr Edwin Quirit appeared before the regular session to clarify and shed light on the incident to make a public apology. Maquiling was man... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Melo eyed for Board; Taclob to reopen roleAugust 23, 2015 To ensure a balanced representation in the Sangguniang Panlalaw
Melo eyed for Board; Taclob to reopen role
Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
August 23, 2015 To ensure a balanced representation in the Sangguniang Panlalawigan, some mayors in the second district welcome the possible candidacy of San Jose Mayor Melo Remollo for a seat in the provincial legislature under the Nationalist... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesNegros Oriental Gov. Roel Degamo is now in favor of setting up a Negros Island
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
Negros Oriental Gov. Roel Degamo is now in favor of setting up a Negros Island Region (NIR) regional center at the border of Kabankalan City and Mabinay town. Degamo was agreeable to the plan yesterday after visiting the proposed site on the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
LTO kicks off driver's license renewal in mallsMANILA, Philippines - The Land Transportation Office (LTO) on Thursday launched
LTO kicks off driver's license renewal in malls
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Land Transportation Office (LTO) on Thursday launched its new service improvement program with the creation of Driver’s License Renewal Offices (DLROs) at various shopping malls nationwide. This as the LTO officials signed... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalFormer chief justice Reynato Puno expressed optimism for a referendum to be inc
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Former chief justice Reynato Puno expressed optimism for a referendum to be included in next year's poll ballot calling for charter change through a constitutional convention. Puno was guest speaker during the annual alumni gathering recently of the... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
TANDEM SHOOTER NABBEDAugust 23, 2015 New chief cop makes his mark Some called it his �baptism of fir
TANDEM SHOOTER NABBED
Negros Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
August 23, 2015 New chief cop makes his mark Some called it his �baptism of fire� when two weeks after his assumption as new chief of police of �Dumaguete, a woman suspected to be an illegal drug personality was shot in the face, survived and lived... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Mar to side trip here?August 23, 2015 First there was this advance report early in the week that Int
Mar to side trip here?
Negros Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
August 23, 2015 First there was this advance report early in the week that Interior Sec. Mar Roxas is making an early trip to Dumaguete tomorrow Monday and fly to Cebu by noontime. But Roxas party people told the CHRONICLE last night that Mar will... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Rain cuts concert's 3-day roadblock!August 23, 2015 "What went well, ended well,� said City Mayor Manuel Sagarbarri
Rain cuts concert's 3-day roadblock!
Negros Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
August 23, 2015 "What went well, ended well,� said City Mayor Manuel Sagarbarria over Thursday�s one-night Earth Jam free concert at the boulevard which was rocked with controversy because of what some bureaucrats described as �lapse in judgement,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalCommissioner Ma. Rowena Amelia Guanzon of the Commission on Elections will meet
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
Commissioner Ma. Rowena Amelia Guanzon of the Commission on Elections will meet women actively involved in politics in in a consultative meeting in Dumaguete City Friday. Guanzon is scheduled to arrive Thursday in time for this... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalA resident of Bais City in , who is reportedly an operator of a security agency
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
A resident of Bais City in , who is reportedly an operator of a security agency with office in Dumaguete City, was arrested during a buy-bust operation at around 11:35 a.m. Saturday near the Perpetual Help Church in Dumaguete. The... Read more
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Female Network
10 Places to Visit in the PH Before You Turn 30The world is a big place, with plenty of cultures to experience, cuisines to tr
10 Places to Visit in the PH Before You Turn 30
Female Network / Posted 5 days ago
The world is a big place, with plenty of cultures to experience, cuisines to try, and people to meet–but why not start in your own country first? Here are 10 places you should visit before you reach 30. Vigan, Ilocos Sur Indulge in the Philippines’... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pinay is first runner-up in Miss Asia 2015 pageantMANILA, Philippines — Alfe Marie Nathanile Uy was named first runner-up in the
Pinay is first runner-up in Miss Asia 2015 pageant
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Alfe Marie Nathanile Uy was named first runner-up in the Miss Asia 2015 pageant held in Kochi, India last week. Using the hashtag #proudpinoy, the 25-year-old beauty announced her victory on her Facebook page by posting a... Read more
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Sun Star
Daang wins first University Run title in fifth attemptAS ONE of the longest running events in Cebu, the University Run has seen diffe
Daang wins first University Run title in fifth attempt
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
AS ONE of the longest running events in Cebu, the University Run has seen different runners who triumphed over the years. On the 10th University Run it was Robert Daang who took the spotlight and as he finally bagged the championship trophy after... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalLaw enforcement agencies tasked in curbing the proliferation of illegal drugs i
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
Law enforcement agencies tasked in curbing the proliferation of illegal drugs in were directed to hit hard on suppliers and dealers, especially of shabu, Senior Insp. Ryan Jay Orapa, team leader of the Provincial Anti-Illegal Drugs... Read more
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Inquirier.net
4 sinkholes appear after earthquakeDUMAGUETE CITY—At least four sinkholes have been discovered in a village in the
4 sinkholes appear after earthquake
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
DUMAGUETE CITY—At least four sinkholes have been discovered in a village in the town of Mabinay in Negros Oriental province on Thursday, a day after the village was shaken by an earthquake. At least 22 families face the prospect of evacuation since... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
SportsThe University of St. La Salle and Silliman University will hold their 2nd Dual
Sports
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
The University of St. La Salle and Silliman University will hold their 2nd Dual Meet in Dumaguete City on Saturday and Sunday. The meet between the two top universities in Negros Island will be a sporting highlight of the 114th Founders' Day... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalA review of the security services contract of blue guards at the Dumaguete City
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
A review of the security services contract of blue guards at the Dumaguete City Hall was proposed, following reports of a series of malicious mischief and vagrancy incidents in the area. Councilor Antonio Remollo said if the blue guards cannot... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City Tourism officer Woodrow Maquiling and Traffic Management officer
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
Dumaguete City Tourism officer Woodrow Maquiling and Traffic Management officer Danny Atillo apologized to members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod for the closure of Rizal Boulevard Tuesday to yesterday, when the SP only permitted its closure for one... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City Mayor Manuel Sagarbarria received yesterday the �Gawad Masaligan
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
Dumaguete City Mayor Manuel Sagarbarria received yesterday the �Gawad Masaligan� award from the 79 th Infantry Battalion (Masaligan), based in Siaton, . City Administrator William Ablong posted on Facebook that Sagarbarria was deeply... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalSupt. Jovito Atanacio, chief of police of Dumaguete City, admitted yesterday th
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
Supt. Jovito Atanacio, chief of police of Dumaguete City, admitted yesterday that security is a major concern during the Earth Day Jam 2015 today, and the Founders' Day celebration of Silliman University for 11 days. This is due to the pullout of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesNegros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo said yesterday that he is opposed to the e
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo said yesterday that he is opposed to the eventual creation of the Negros Island regional center at the boundary of Kabankalan City and Mabinay town. It will be more convenient for all if the status quo is adopted... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Cebuano film industry achievers awarded at 7th Cinema Rehiyon At The Film and Media Arts International Academy forum on ‘Reimagining region
Cebuano film industry achievers awarded at 7th Cinema Rehiyon
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
At The Film and Media Arts International Academy forum on ‘Reimagining regional films’ Several film industry stakeholders from the Queen City of the South were recognized for their... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalA woman was injured in a shooting incident at Lukewright Street in Dumaguete Ci
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
A woman was injured in a shooting incident at Lukewright Street in Dumaguete City recently, but she was able to identify her alleged assailant, who was arrested in a follow-up operation. Supt. Jovito Atanacio, Dumaguete police officer in charge,... Read more
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Sun Star
Cebu Negosyo Centers now openENTREPRENEURS or those aspiring to start their own business have a place to go
Cebu Negosyo Centers now open
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
ENTREPRENEURS or those aspiring to start their own business have a place to go if they need help with the opening of two Negosyo Centers in Cebu City yesterday. Stationed inside the offices of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) 7 and... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
2 drug personalities get life termsAugust 16, 2015 Two drug personalities were sentenced recently to life imprison
2 drug personalities get life terms
Negros Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
August 16, 2015 Two drug personalities were sentenced recently to life imprisonment after they were found guilty beyond reasonable doubt for violation of Section 5 and Section 11 of RA 9165 otherwise known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
DN Steel, Philsouth forge joint ventureAugust 16, 2015 In another trailblazing effort to expand its services, thereby
DN Steel, Philsouth forge joint venture
Negros Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
August 16, 2015 In another trailblazing effort to expand its services, thereby, making it more competitive and attuned to the diversified needs of its ever-growing clientele, Philsouth Properties and Development Corporation, the pioneer real estate... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Crime in Negros Oriental down in JulyThis was reported by the Philippine National Police (PNP) in the province durin
Crime in Negros Oriental down in July
Negros Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
This was reported by the Philippine National Police (PNP) in the province during a recent Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) meeting. Police Sr. Supt. Col. Dionardo Carlos of Negros Oriental Provincial Police Office (NOPPO) showed a... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
COA car punctured thrice!August 16, 2015 Who is the coward who punctured the silver Hyundai sedan of th
COA car punctured thrice!
Negros Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
August 16, 2015 Who is the coward who punctured the silver Hyundai sedan of the COA auditor, not once but thrice! What is the fault of the car? Why not confront the owner? And settle things amicably? The bigger coward is the mastermind who is now... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Preserve NegOr-Siquijor sea cucumber fisheryAugust 16, 2015 Seawaters in Negros Oriental and Siquijor are abundant in sea
Preserve NegOr-Siquijor sea cucumber fishery
Negros Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
August 16, 2015 Seawaters in Negros Oriental and Siquijor are abundant in sea cucumbers which are commercially important. Sea cucumbers are sold in the markets and served as delicacies in resorts in Dumaguete and nearby towns and in Siquijor. But... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Department of Interior and Local Government in confirmed the suspension fo
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
The Department of Interior and Local Government in confirmed the suspension for 90 days of Guihulngan Vice Mayor Ernesto Reyes as a result of the graft case filed against him and members of the Bids and Awards Committee, who were... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
PNP-Media relationsAugust 16, 2015 The sometimes sensitive working relations between the media and
PNP-Media relations
Negros Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
August 16, 2015 The sometimes sensitive working relations between the media and the men in uniform, was elevated to a higher plain as the provincial police office headed by PSSupt Dionardo Carlos initiated a three-day workshop seminar among chiefs of... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Hike in drugs use seen this seasonAugust 16, 2015 It is this time of the year that illegal drugs dealers would en
Hike in drugs use seen this season
Negros Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
August 16, 2015 It is this time of the year that illegal drugs dealers would enjoy brisk business as thousands of visitors, young and old, will flock to the city to join the various festivals and youth festivities including the Buglasan festival of... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Lakbay Aral contingent cheat death in AyungonAugust 16, 2015 Barangay officials and residents of Motong, Dumaguete cheated d
Lakbay Aral contingent cheat death in Ayungon
Negros Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
August 16, 2015 Barangay officials and residents of Motong, Dumaguete cheated death following a vehicular accident while on their way home from a Lakbal Aral in barangay Banban, Ayungon on Saturday, August 8, 2015. The incident took place at Tambo... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Graft court suspends Guihulngan vice mayorAugust 16, 2015 He spared enforcers from the hassle of implementing his suspen
Graft court suspends Guihulngan vice mayor
Negros Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
August 16, 2015 He spared enforcers from the hassle of implementing his suspension order by voluntarily vacating his post for the next 90 days after which, he is mandated to resume his duties as vice mayor unless otherwise provided by the... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Chief PNP spokesman lauds 1st PNP-Media gabAugust 16, 2015 The chief information officer of Camp Crame national headquarte
Chief PNP spokesman lauds 1st PNP-Media gab
Negros Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
August 16, 2015 The chief information officer of Camp Crame national headquarters of the Philippine National Police, PCSupt Wilben Mayor, lauded the unprecedented three-day PNP-Media relations workshop among all chiefs of police of the province and... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Arnaiz bags P227M in tourism roadsAugust 16, 2015 Second district Congressman George Arnaiz has made a big mark
Arnaiz bags P227M in tourism roads
Negros Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
August 16, 2015 Second district Congressman George Arnaiz has made a big mark in the progressive strides not only in his district but that of the entire province by causing the allocation and release of P227Million for the development of road... Read more
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Rappler
Residents flee island after false terror alertFORCED TO FLEE. Residents of Aliguay Island in Dapitan City stay in a governmen
Residents flee island after false terror alert
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
FORCED TO FLEE. Residents of Aliguay Island in Dapitan City stay in a government center after fleeing their homes. Photo by Gualberto Laput/Rappler DAPITAN CITY, Philippines – It all started with a harmless text message. As the text message was... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe 114 th Founders Day celebration of Silliman University in Dumaguete City op
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 13 days ago
The 114 th Founders Day celebration of Silliman University in Dumaguete City opened with a Sunday service at the SU Church yesterday, with Dr. Everett Mendoza, former vice president for Academic Affairs of SU, and now professor at the Divinity... Read more
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Sun Star
Kenyans dominate 2nd Talisay City MarathonKENYAN runners ruled the Talisay City Marathon yesterday at the Talisay City Ha
Kenyans dominate 2nd Talisay City Marathon
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
KENYAN runners ruled the Talisay City Marathon yesterday at the Talisay City Hall. Abraham Kilimo won the title in 2 hours 57 minutes and 40 seconds despite the tough race course which had a mix of trail, uphill and downhill parts, while compatriot... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalMore than P1 million worth of suspected shabu was confiscated from an alleged d
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
More than P1 million worth of suspected shabu was confiscated from an alleged drug pusher arrested by the police during a buy-bust operation in Dumaguete City, at around 9:35 p.m. Thursday. Police identified the suspect as Walter Cielo Arbas, alias... Read more
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Sun Star
Growth to continue whoever winsREGARDLESS of who gets elected in 2016, economist Bernardo Villegas said the Ph
Growth to continue whoever wins
Sun Star / Posted 15 days ago
REGARDLESS of who gets elected in 2016, economist Bernardo Villegas said the Philippines’ growth will continue at six to seven percent in the next 20 years. Speaking at the Mandaue Business Summit yesterday, Villegas said this continued economic... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalA member of the Negros Island Region Technical Working Group expressed apprehen
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
A member of the Negros Island Region Technical Working Group expressed apprehension that discussions on the Negros Island Region will be delayed or put to a halt because of the looming election season. NIR-TWG member Henry Sojor, who is also former... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Police Provincial Office said the crime volume went down from 864 to 778 i
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
The Police Provincial Office said the crime volume went down from 864 to 778 incidents, in both index and non-index crimes, or 8.22 percent in July this year compared to the same month last year. Senior Supt. Dionardo Carlos, NOPPO... Read more
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