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Inquirier.net
Siliman University faculty strike ends as new CBA gets draftedended a three-day strike after successful negotiations on Friday, July 21, 2017
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 hours ago
ended a three-day strike after successful negotiations on Friday, July 21, 2017. (Photo from the Facebook account of Sufa) DUMAGUETE CITY — The Silliman University Faculty Association (Sufa) and the university administration started drafting a new... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Medals given to 3 cops who survived NPA attackwere given the wounded personnel’s medal while recuperating from their wounds a
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
were given the wounded personnel’s medal while recuperating from their wounds at the Silliman University Medical Center in Dumaguete City. Chief Supt. Edmundo Gonzales, police director of the Philippine National Police (PNP) Negros Island Region,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe administration of Silliman University in Dumaguete City yesterday said it i
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 hours ago
The administration of Silliman University in Dumaguete City yesterday said it is asking the Department of Labor and Employment secretary to assume jurisdiction of the labor dispute case with the SU Faculty Association. Mark Raygan Garcia, director... Read more
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Rappler
DOLE's help sought to solve Silliman University labor disputeBACOLOD CITY, Philippines – The administration of Silliman University (SU) in D
Rappler / Posted 13 hours ago
BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – The administration of Silliman University (SU) in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental is seeking the help of Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III to settle a labor dispute between the school and its union members. The dispute... Read more
21h
Manila Standard Today
Duterte tells ‘Reds’: Stop talks, let’s fightcouncilor was not immediately available. Two other policemen were wounded in t
Manila Standard Today / Posted 21 hours ago
councilor was not immediately available. Two other policemen were wounded in the attack and were taken to a hospital in Dumaguete City. Early last week, NPA rebels struck in four separate areas in Luzon and Mindanao killing two Marine soldiers... Read more
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Sun Star
Police chief, 6 others killed in NPA ambushsaid the wounded — SPO4 Jerome Delara, SPO2 Jury Maribao, and PO3 Jordan Balder
Sun Star / Posted 21 hours ago
said the wounded — SPO4 Jerome Delara, SPO2 Jury Maribao, and PO3 Jordan Balderas — were brought to a hospital in Dumaguete City. De la Rita told the police that he was aboard a motorcycle driven by Vallespin. Hambalos was driving his own... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NPAs kill 6 cops in Negrosanother New People’s Army (NPA) group in Sitio Gi-ob, in Barangay Magsaysay, Gu
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 hours ago
another New People’s Army (NPA) group in Sitio Gi-ob, in Barangay Magsaysay, Guihulngan City about 140 kilometers north of Dumaguete City, capital of Negros Oriental. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 The wounded Dela... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Oriental69kV transmission line on Sunday, which was to affect part of Tandayag, Amlan a
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
69kV transmission line on Sunday, which was to affect part of Tandayag, Amlan and the entire area of San Jose, Sibulan, Dumaguete City, Valencia, Bacong, Dauin, Zamboanguita and Siaton, the press release said. The cancellation of the shutdown... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesthe University of the Philippines Diliman, and also served as chairman of the B
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
the University of the Philippines Diliman, and also served as chairman of the Board of Directors of Silliman University in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental. The SALN reports of the 28 Cabinet members released by Malacañang placed Public Works... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalunion members, headed by assistant professor Jan Credo, picketed all the major
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
union members, headed by assistant professor Jan Credo, picketed all the major gates and entrances to the university in Dumaguete City as early as 6 a.m., bringing placards and demanding for justice, fairness and equity, including a just and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
300 Silliman University teachers go on strike after CBA talks collapseSilliman University in Dumaguete City (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) DUMAGUETE CITY — C
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Silliman University in Dumaguete City (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO) DUMAGUETE CITY — Close to 300 faculty members of Silliman University here went on strike starting Wednesday following the collapse of the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) negotiations... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalBetsy Joy Tan, the vice president for academic affairs of Silliman University i
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
Betsy Joy Tan, the vice president for academic affairs of Silliman University in Dumaguete City, was named undersecretary for Curriculum Development of the Department of Education, by Secretary Leonor Briones. Tan replaces Dina Ocampo of the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalVisera, Corporate Communications regional officer of the National Grid Corporat
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Visera, Corporate Communications regional officer of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines, yesterday said Dumaguete City and other parts of may not experience rotating brownouts today as there is no advisory of... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientaltown. The victim was identified by the police as Arvin Cubalan, of legal age,
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
town. The victim was identified by the police as Arvin Cubalan, of legal age, from Daang Tattayan, Candayong-Calindagan in Dumaguete City. Initial police investigation disclosed that at about 3 p.m. Saturday, the victim and his two companions... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesexaminations. On the same day, British Stephen Ward, 37,was declared dead on a
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
examinations. On the same day, British Stephen Ward, 37,was declared dead on arrival at the Holy Child Hospital in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, a report of the Police Regional Office 18 showed. Ward, a temporary resident of Thads Place... Read more
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Sun Star
Country ‘urgently needs’ master plan to grow creative industriesCities Network (CCN) of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultura
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
Cities Network (CCN) of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). Meanwhile, Dumaguete City in Negros Oriental could tap its strength in literature for it to become part of the CCN. The TIPG is working... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalNational Museum because it is close to Cebu, Mindanao, and the rest of the Negr
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
National Museum because it is close to Cebu, Mindanao, and the rest of the Negros Island Region, aside from the fact that Dumaguete City is considered a university town. As a regional museum, it will be home for all �pamanas,� cultural heritage,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines dance troupes winners in Korean festivalfor four consecutive years: 2014, Aquinas University of Legazpi City, Albay (Si
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
for four consecutive years: 2014, Aquinas University of Legazpi City, Albay (Silver Prize); 2015, Kahayag Dance Company of Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental (Grand Prize); and 2016, Sanlahi Pangkat Kawayan of University of Perpetual Help, Las Piñas... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City officials are on alert against possible flash floods due to the
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
Dumaguete City officials are on alert against possible flash floods due to the erratic weather condition and heavy rains, particularly in the nearby mountains of Valencia town. Jose Chu, head of the City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Mayor Ipe Remollo the 2nd time aroundDropping in at the office of Dumaguete city mayor Felipe “Ipe” Antonio B. Remol
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
Dropping in at the office of Dumaguete city mayor Felipe “Ipe” Antonio B. Remollo I, like many naughty journalists, asked for a recount of the story of the framed picture of former President Joseph “Erap” Estrada being flushed down the toilet. The... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalrecently for new recruits at the Justice Venancio D. Aldecoa Jr. Moot Court, Co
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
recently for new recruits at the Justice Venancio D. Aldecoa Jr. Moot Court, College of Law in Silliman University, Dumaguete City. The orientation was attended by students from the College of Law and Jurisprudence of Foundation University... Read more
10d
The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalRotating brownouts continue in Dumaguete City and other parts of due to power
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
Rotating brownouts continue in Dumaguete City and other parts of due to power supply deficit caused by the magnitude 6.5 earthquake that cut off electricity in worst-hit Leyte and other areas in the Visayas. The ... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalclashed with some 30 suspected communist terrorists in the hinterlands of Guihu
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
clashed with some 30 suspected communist terrorists in the hinterlands of Guihulngan City, about 116 kilometers south of Dumaguete City. Before that, two civilians suspected by the NPA as being �informants� of the Armed Forces were shot to death... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiessenior grand champion performer of the world and senior vocal soloist. A music
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
senior grand champion performer of the world and senior vocal soloist. A music major in voice from Silliman University in Dumaguete City, he teaches at the Philippine Opera Company. LordcintAgbas of La Castellana won a gold medal in the Broadway... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalIf plans push through in cooperation with the market vendors themselves, the ne
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
If plans push through in cooperation with the market vendors themselves, the new public market in Dumaguete City will rise in one-and-a-half years without necessarily spending government money for a two-storey building with underground... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalEddie Romero, was held recently at the Exhibit Hall, First Floor of the Robert
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Eddie Romero, was held recently at the Exhibit Hall, First Floor of the Robert and Metta Silliman University Library in Dumaguete City. Spearheading the event were the Silliman University Culture and Arts Council, the Edilberto and Edith Tiempo... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalof Trade and Industry will launch the �Kapatid Mentor Me� program today at the
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
of Trade and Industry will launch the �Kapatid Mentor Me� program today at the Convention Center in Dumaguete City. This is a pilot project jointly implemented by DTI and its partners, the Chamber of Commerce... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalClasses at Silliman University in Dumaguete City have been uninterrupted amid p
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
Classes at Silliman University in Dumaguete City have been uninterrupted amid possible faculty strike, an advisory from the school said yesterday. Mark Raygan Garcia, director of the SU Office of Information and Publications, said the second... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesOriental the earthquake was felt at intensity 3 inGuihulngan City and Tayasan,
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
Oriental the earthquake was felt at intensity 3 inGuihulngan City and Tayasan, and intensity 2 inTanjayCity,Sibulan and Dumaguete City, it added. The epicenter of the tectonic earthquake was located eight kilometers southwest of Jaro, Leyte,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalhas observed that a lot of tourists have to travel via Cebu and Bacolod before
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 16 days ago
has observed that a lot of tourists have to travel via Cebu and Bacolod before reaching and Dumaguete City, dubbed as one of the best retirement places in the world. The mayor also announced that starting July 26,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pasa Sa Lord on Friday/ Tadiar lecture at SillimanDispute Resolution in the Philippines,” will be honored with a lecture in his h
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
Dispute Resolution in the Philippines,” will be honored with a lecture in his honor and memory at Silliman University, Dumaguete City on July 10. The Distinguished Persons Public Lecture Series 2017 is sponsored by the Participatory Research,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Court acquits Negros radio anchor of libel rapsDUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental — The Regional Trial Court (RTC) has cleared a
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental — The Regional Trial Court (RTC) has cleared a broadcaster here, who was accused of two counts of libel by Negros Oriental Gov. Roel Degamo over commentaries made in 2014. In a 14-page decision dated June 30, Judge... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalAnti-narcotics operatives have arrested three suspected drug pushers in buy-bus
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
Anti-narcotics operatives have arrested three suspected drug pushers in buy-bust operations Monday and yesterday in Dumaguete City. Suspect Steve Lanas Inocando, 43, single and a resident of Zone 4, Barangay Looc in this city, was arrested at around... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Liga ng mga Barangay, composed of the 30 Barangay Captains, and the City Pe
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
The Liga ng mga Barangay, composed of the 30 Barangay Captains, and the City Peace and Order Council of Dumaguete City, passed in mass motion a resolution supporting the mayor's stand on leasing closed-circuit television cameras, for P7 million... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalSilliman University in Dumaguete City is taking adaptive measures in case of a
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 17 days ago
Silliman University in Dumaguete City is taking adaptive measures in case of a faculty strike by union members, who have been in a deadlock with management over issues involving their collective bargaining agreement. Mark Raygan Garcia, SU director... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalin Siaton.*JFP/PNA For the first time, detainees at the Bureau of Jail Managem
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
in Siaton.*JFP/PNA For the first time, detainees at the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology in Barangay Bajumpandan, Dumaguete City, were treated to a one-day medical, dental and surgical mission by the Magdegamo Ta medical team from the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalFoundation University in Dumaguete City is now fully solar-powered, resulting i
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
Foundation University in Dumaguete City is now fully solar-powered, resulting in a more than 50 percent savings in its monthly electric bills. FU president Victor Vicente Sinco made the announcement during a press conference recently as it gears up... Read more
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Sun Star
12 Cebu students in Outstanding Students Search list(TOSP)-Central Visayas. The list was released on TOSP's Facebook page Sunday e
Sun Star / Posted 19 days ago
(TOSP)-Central Visayas. The list was released on TOSP's Facebook page Sunday evening, July 2. Three students from Dumaguete City, four from Bohol and one from Siquijor were also included in the list. The Regional Formation Program will be... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalawardee Kenneth Bauzon was invited as Balik-Talent lecturer recently, at Sillim
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 19 days ago
awardee Kenneth Bauzon was invited as Balik-Talent lecturer recently, at Silliman University Audio Visual Theater 1 in Dumaguete City. The press release from the University said Bauzon spoke about the "Neoliberal Constraints to National... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Businessaffecting this movement such as inconsistencies in the commitment of public, pr
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 19 days ago
affecting this movement such as inconsistencies in the commitment of public, private and academic sectors. Meanwhile, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental was de-listed this year from the 93 rd rank in 2016, records show. Other cities namely Cebu,... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalconsidering that some of the problems of the city are almost more than a decade
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 21 days ago
considering that some of the problems of the city are almost more than a decade old and cannot be solved overnight, yet Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo listed the accomplishments of his first year in office yesterday. �We have spent... Read more
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Inquirier.net
John Carlo Pagunaling’s costumes make it to 2017 World Stage Design exhibitionwas by Elizabeth Vista-Suarez and direction was by Dessa Quesada-Palm. Produce
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
was by Elizabeth Vista-Suarez and direction was by Dessa Quesada-Palm. Produced by Silliman University, the show ran in Dumaguete City in 2014 and 2015. It had a performance at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in 2015. Pagunaling earned... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalCatan, and had given her more than two months to settle the concerns of Melchor
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 22 days ago
Catan, and had given her more than two months to settle the concerns of Melchor Flores, a former kagawad of Batinguel in Dumaguete City, who visited the CHR office Wednesday. Cañete said his request may have fallen on deaf ears, prompting him to... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Dumaguete City Sangguniang Panlungsod continued discussion on second readin
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 23 days ago
The Dumaguete City Sangguniang Panlungsod continued discussion on second reading of the proposed ordinance entitled the Dumaguete City Motorcab-for-Hire (MCH) Franchise Ordinance of 2017 yesterday at the City Session Hall. Councilor Allan Gel... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalGov. Roel Degamo has warned Negrenses against a group called AGTTA-IP, that has
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 23 days ago
Gov. Roel Degamo has warned Negrenses against a group called AGTTA-IP, that has been recruiting individuals in Dumaguete City, including pastors, and assuring them of being appointed by President Rodrigo Duterte as replacements of incumbent barangay... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Joint Task Force Leon Kilat has conducted a peace and security symposium at
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 23 days ago
The Joint Task Force Leon Kilat has conducted a peace and security symposium at the St. Joseph Seminary College in Dumaguete City to educate and train the public on how to spot suspected lawless elements in their locality. Officials from the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City registered the highest number of dengue cases with 25.2 percent
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 25 days ago
Dumaguete City registered the highest number of dengue cases with 25.2 percent during the first two quarters this year, City Health Officer, Dr. Ma. Sarah Tala, said yesterday. Tala reported that Dumaguete had 155 dengue cases and zero fatalities... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalBarangay officials from Dumaguete City attended the recently concluded 4-day Ba
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 26 days ago
Barangay officials from Dumaguete City attended the recently concluded 4-day Barangay Strategic Planning on GAD and BDRRM and Capacity Development Agenda Formulation at Palmas Del Mar in Bacolod City. City Assistant Administrator Dinno Depositario... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Conservation MattersThe Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board has invited me last week to its plann
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 26 days ago
The Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board has invited me last week to its planners' forum in Dumaguete City, to talk on the different management regimes on forest ecosystems as well as other conservation modalities. The HLURB's land use planners... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Bangkarera celebrates value of sustainable seasinitiated activities to repair 4,600 corals as part of sustained efforts to pro
Manila Standard Today / Posted 28 days ago
initiated activities to repair 4,600 corals as part of sustained efforts to protect marine sanctuaries in Puerto Princesa, Boracay, Alaminos and Dumaguete City to improve fish catch. Some 11,200 mangroves were also planted by about 1,815 volunt... Read more
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