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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Department of Science and Technology in tied up with Silliman University i
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 hours ago
The Department of Science and Technology in tied up with Silliman University in Dumaguete City, recently, to train key people in the production of emergency food reserve, or EFR, to better prepare for disasters, a government press... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalMANILA - A priest from Dumaguete City was appointed by Pope Francis as the new
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 hours ago
MANILA - A priest from Dumaguete City was appointed by Pope Francis as the new bishop for the Church in Oceania Friday. Fr. Ryan Jimenez, 44, who was raised in Larena, Siquijor, will be the second bishop of the Diocese of Chalan Kanoa in Saipan, the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalTwo persons died in stabbing and electrocution incidents in Ayungon town and Du
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 hours ago
Two persons died in stabbing and electrocution incidents in Ayungon town and Dumaguete City Friday, the police said. Donnabella Sapu-an, 43, of Barangay Banban in the town was stabbed in the chest with a knife by Noel Indonilla, 57, also of the... Read more
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Rappler
Negros Oriental gov secures 60-day TRO vs dismissal orderthe Department of the Interior and Location Govenrment served Degamo with the d
Negros Oriental gov secures 60-day TRO vs dismissal order
Rappler / Posted 14 hours ago
the Department of the Interior and Location Govenrment served Degamo with the dismissal order at the Provincial Capitol in Dumaguete City, but he refused to receive it. Since then, Degamo had remained in the governor’s office, while his supporters... Read more
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The Manila Times
IT-BPM sector to hit $25B 2016 revenue targetto the so-called Top 10 Next Wave cities. As of the 2015-2016 list, the Next W
IT-BPM sector to hit $25B 2016 revenue target
The Manila Times / Posted 18 hours ago
to the so-called Top 10 Next Wave cities. As of the 2015-2016 list, the Next Wave Cities are Baguio City, Dasmariñas City, Dumaguete City, Lipa City, Malolos City, Naga City, Sta. Rosa City in Laguna, and Taytay City in Rizal. Aside from the Next... Read more
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Sun Star
Pope Francis names a Filipino priest as new bishop of Saipanwith 15 priests and 21 female religious who are working to serve more than 43,0
Pope Francis names a Filipino priest as new bishop of Saipan
Sun Star / Posted 19 hours ago
with 15 priests and 21 female religious who are working to serve more than 43,000 Catholics. Jimenez, 44, was born in Dumaguete City, and raised in Larena, Siquijor. The bishop-elect finished his Bachelor of Arts degree in Pre-Divinity from... Read more
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Minda News
MINDAVIEWS: Notes on Humor, Stereotypes, Muslims, Bombays, and the Bisaya Accent (a self-reflexive meditative piece)my father’s homeland, I somehow felt that I shed a huge part of myself somewher
MINDAVIEWS: Notes on Humor, Stereotypes, Muslims, Bombays, and the Bisaya Accent (a self-reflexive meditative piece)
Minda News / Posted yesterday
my father’s homeland, I somehow felt that I shed a huge part of myself somewhere in the seas sailing to North Mindanao. Dumaguete city holds a special place in my heart in between aching nostalgia and unexplainable disillusionment. After all,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Filipino priest named Saipan bishopwill be the second bishop of the Diocese of Chalan Kanoa in Saipan, the largest
Filipino priest named Saipan bishop
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
will be the second bishop of the Diocese of Chalan Kanoa in Saipan, the largest of the Northern Mariana Islands. Born in Dumaguete City and raised in Larena, Siquijor, Jimenez succeeds Bishop Emeritus Tomas Camacho who served the diocese for 25... Read more
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First Coast News
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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The Manila Times
Pope names Pinoy priest new bishop of Saipanwith 15 priests and 21 female religious who are working to serve more than 43,0
Pope names Pinoy priest new bishop of Saipan
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
with 15 priests and 21 female religious who are working to serve more than 43,000 Catholics. Jimenez, 44, was born in Dumaguete City but he grew up in Larena, Siquijor. He finished his Bachelor of Arts degree in Pre-Divinity from the Ateneo... Read more
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11 News Houston
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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USA Today
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianasvarious island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jim
Pope Francis appoints new bishop for Northern Marianas
USA Today / Posted yesterday
various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at Jimenez’s ordination. Jimenez, originally from Dumaguete City in the Philippines, was ordained in Saipan on June 8, 2003, by Camacho, the first bishop for the now... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientaldiocese, Cortes said. Rev. Romolito Reyes will be ordained priest July 5 at th
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
diocese, Cortes said. Rev. Romolito Reyes will be ordained priest July 5 at the St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral in Dumaguete City. The other deacons are Revs. Arthur Conrad Legarde, Gonzalo Omison II, Mart Salac, and Jovani Tubiona, who is... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientallong Candu-ay-Cadawinonan Bridge structure, worth P20 million, even before it c
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
long Candu-ay-Cadawinonan Bridge structure, worth P20 million, even before it could be completed by a local contractor, in Dumaguete City. Degamo said it's a plain and simple �corrupted� project of the Department of Public Works and Highways. As... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalAn elated Gov. Roel Degamo last night told his supporters holding vigil at the
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
An elated Gov. Roel Degamo last night told his supporters holding vigil at the Capitol in Dumaguete City that he has secured a temporary restraining order from the Court of Appeals against the dismissal resolution of the Office of the Ombudsman. He... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalAnti-drugs operatives are closing in on suspected shabu peddlers and pushers in
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Anti-drugs operatives are closing in on suspected shabu peddlers and pushers in Dumaguete City, five days before an anti-drug summit June 27 in . Two anti-drugs operations were conducted yesterday in two barangays in the city, that... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe City Treasurer's Office of Dumaguete City is reminding the public on the de
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
The City Treasurer's Office of Dumaguete City is reminding the public on the deadline for the payment of real property taxes for the second quarter of 2016, which is on June 30. A 10 percent discount will be given if the taxes are paid either on or... Read more
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Minda News
Pinoy Aquaman: “I’m ready for the English Channel”2014, and in Lake Lane in Florida in 2014. Since November last year, the forme
Pinoy Aquaman: “I’m ready for the English Channel”
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
2014, and in Lake Lane in Florida in 2014. Since November last year, the former varsity swimmer of Silliman University in Dumaguete City said he has increased his training exercises – from two hours of swimming every Monday, Wednesday and Friday,... Read more
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Rappler
Dismissed Negros Oriental governor refuses to leave officeGovernment (DILG) Negros Island Region director Margie Biligan to post the orde
Dismissed Negros Oriental governor refuses to leave office
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
Government (DILG) Negros Island Region director Margie Biligan to post the order on the wall of the Provincial Capitol in Dumaguete City. Hundreds of the governor's supporters formed a barricade at the capitol building while the order was being... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalEstudio Damgo IV, a tourism center located at the port area in Dumaguete City,
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
Estudio Damgo IV, a tourism center located at the port area in Dumaguete City, is soon to open and cater to the commuting port passengers and tourists. Architecture students of Foundation University in Dumaguete City, in partnership with the... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
My Report Card: Going the extra mileJune 19, 2016 “If anyone press you into service for one mile, go with him for t
My Report Card: Going the extra mile
Negros Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
June 19, 2016 “If anyone press you into service for one mile, go with him for two miles.” Mt. 5:41 After serving Dumaguete City for 6 years as Vice-Mayor (July 1, 2001 to June 30, 2007) I immediately went back to my consultancy work with an... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
EDC denies claims of militant groupsgroup, 350 Pilipinas and their allies trooped to the satellite office of the En
EDC denies claims of militant groups
Negros Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
group, 350 Pilipinas and their allies trooped to the satellite office of the Energy Development Corporation in Dumaguete City last Wednesday to protest against what they claim was the �snubbing� of the Environmental Management Bureau of... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Congressional SOCE Bared by ComelecMagdegamo failed to beat the June 8 deadline to submit their SOCEs and may face
Congressional SOCE Bared by Comelec
Negros Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Magdegamo failed to beat the June 8 deadline to submit their SOCEs and may face administrative fines along with a warning. Dumaguete City Councilor Nilo Sayson incurred the highest poll expenses at P 316, 938.50 as well as receiving the biggest... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Top election spendersCong Jacinto Paras submitted a SOCE of P86,998 and the third candidate Danilo R
Top election spenders
Negros Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Cong Jacinto Paras submitted a SOCE of P86,998 and the third candidate Danilo Roble had zero expenses. In the 2nd Dist, Dumaguete City Mayor Manuel Sagarbarria spent P804,376.93 while his closest rival Mike �Racal� Amolat spent P483,271.99,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalSilliman University in Dumaguete City garnered at 100 percent passing rate in t
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
Silliman University in Dumaguete City garnered at 100 percent passing rate in the Nurse Licensure Examination recently, with Jodi Marian Dagudag, who graduated last year, in top 4 with a rating of 86.20 percent. She led this year's batch of 26... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalTwo men were shot and injured in shooting incidents in Dumaguete City and Guihu
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
Two men were shot and injured in shooting incidents in Dumaguete City and Guihulngan City in Friday and Saturday. Two gunmen riding in tandem shot motorcycle driver Romeo Dolor Amoma, 55, of Dumaguete City Friday night. He is in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DILG implements dismissal order of Negros Oriental gov; vice governor takes oathimplements dismissal order of Negros Oriental gov; vice governor takes oath By
DILG implements dismissal order of Negros Oriental gov; vice governor takes oath
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
implements dismissal order of Negros Oriental gov; vice governor takes oath By Juancho Gallarde, Philippine News Agency DUMAGUETE CITY -– Re-elected vice governor Edward Mark Macias has assumed as governor of the province of Negros Oriental by... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Dumaguete man critical after assault by 2 gunmenDUMAGUETE CITY–A 55-year-old man, who had pending illegal drugs charges, was in
Dumaguete man critical after assault by 2 gunmen
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
DUMAGUETE CITY–A 55-year-old man, who had pending illegal drugs charges, was in critical condition after two unidentified gunmen shot him on Friday night in front of a lotto outlet in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental province. Supt. Jovito Atanacio,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesNegros Island Region want to be doctors. The four topnotchers are Jodi Marian
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
Negros Island Region want to be doctors. The four topnotchers are Jodi Marian Piamonte Dagudag of Silliman University in Dumaguete City � fourth placer, Alyssa Marie Nivera Lobaton of the University of St. La Salle and Arian Mae Cortez Pabon of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalthe attention of scientists and environmentalists. Bughaw was last seen June 1
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
the attention of scientists and environmentalists. Bughaw was last seen June 10 off the coast of Barangay Bantayan in Dumaguete City, specifically fronting the Silliman University Marine Laboratory, AA Yaptinchay of the Marine Wildlife Watch... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalof his constitutional right of due process. Worried but angry supporters conti
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
of his constitutional right of due process. Worried but angry supporters continue to grow in numbers as supporters of Dumaguete City mayor-elect Felipe Antonio Remollo also trooped to the Capitol to sympathize with the governor. Degamo came... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Philippine Ports Authority inaugurated its P27 million boardwalk/walkway pr
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
The Philippine Ports Authority inaugurated its P27 million boardwalk/walkway project at the Rizal Boulevard in Dumaguete City, recently. Mayor Manuel Sagarbarria joined PPA authorities, led by Armando Guzman, assistant general manager for finance... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Fil-German beauty crowned Miss Philppines Earth 2016City, Jessica Madeline Zevenbergen of Negros Occidental, Joanna Rose Tolledo of
Fil-German beauty crowned Miss Philppines Earth 2016
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
City, Jessica Madeline Zevenbergen of Negros Occidental, Joanna Rose Tolledo of Caloocan City, Maria Fatima Al-sowyed of Dumaguete City, Krissandra Marie Abel of Lobo, Batangas and Bellatrix Tan of Zamboanga City who committed a “boo-boo” when... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Fight for our forests! Save Mt. Talinis from EDC’s destructive power plant! – Bulatlatin the province of Batangas. Save Mt. Talinis campaigners protesting in front
Fight for our forests! Save Mt. Talinis from EDC’s destructive power plant! – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 11 days ago
in the province of Batangas. Save Mt. Talinis campaigners protesting in front of the EDC office in Calindagan village, Dumaguete City (Photo by Kalikasan PNE) While we advocate for the development of more renewable sources of energy like... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalSilliman University in Dumaguete City announced a plan to develop a mobile appl
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
Silliman University in Dumaguete City announced a plan to develop a mobile application that will provide easy access to healthcare services throughout the Philippines. The College of Computer Studies and the College of Nursing of Silliman are tying... Read more
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The Manila Times
UP, Ateneo, DLSU among Asia’s top 350 universitiesAsian rankings, making it to the 251-300 bracket. It debuted in 2014, also in t
UP, Ateneo, DLSU among Asia’s top 350 universities
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
Asian rankings, making it to the 251-300 bracket. It debuted in 2014, also in the same bracket. Silliman University in Dumaguete City and Xavier University in Cagayan de Oro City were also in the 251-300 bracket, while the University of San... Read more
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