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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalFifty-three schools from across the country will take part in the Unigames to b
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 hours ago
Fifty-three schools from across the country will take part in the Unigames to be staged in Dumaguete City from October 23-30. This was learned during a recent meeting of members of the Board of Directors of Unigames with Dumaguete Mayor Felipe... Read more
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Negros Orientaland keeping the surroundings clean. Meanwhile, Villamor confirmed that based o
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 hours ago
and keeping the surroundings clean. Meanwhile, Villamor confirmed that based on actual observation, hospital admissions in Dumaguete City reached 100 percent, with mostly dengue patients. During a visit to the Silliman University Medical Center in... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalSalonga Center director Mikhail Lee Maxino of Silliman University in Dumaguete
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 hours ago
Salonga Center director Mikhail Lee Maxino of Silliman University in Dumaguete City gathered traffic enforcers to discuss the traffic problems in the city, recently. The forum was in partnership with the Traffic Management Office of Dumaguete, held... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Foundation University in Dumaguete City was chosen to host the 3rd national
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
The Foundation University in Dumaguete City was chosen to host the 3rd national simultaneous earthquake drill tomorrow. Jose Chu of the Dumaguete City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council said final preparations and coordination meetings with... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Oriental10 from Vallehermoso, Guihulngan 10, La Libertad 5, Bindoy 20, Manjuyod 15, Bai
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
10 from Vallehermoso, Guihulngan 10, La Libertad 5, Bindoy 20, Manjuyod 15, Bais City 10, Amlan 17, San Jose 9, Sibulan 8, Dumaguete City 10, Bacong 1, Dauin 8, Zamboanguita 15, Sta. Catalina 9, Siaton 10, and Bayawan 7. Provincial Fisheries... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.coma modern Looc show window for city tourism in partnership with the Philipine Po
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
a modern Looc show window for city tourism in partnership with the Philipine Ports Authority. The management of the PPA in Dumaguete City expressed optimism that the relocation plan for informal settlers in Barangay Looc will be realized within the... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.commeans to justify and defend the necessity and appropriateness of the projects t
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
means to justify and defend the necessity and appropriateness of the projects that will benefit four other ports aside from Dumaguete City. Executive Assistant to the Port Manager Michael C. Mate revealed that of the 11 projects, four are almost... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comsex? Why doesn’t someone conduct a survey on how many unwanted pre-marital preg
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
sex? Why doesn’t someone conduct a survey on how many unwanted pre-marital pregnancies occur due to this undue method? Dumaguete City Councilors Lilani Ramon, Joe Kenneth Arbas and Manuel Arbon objected to the prominence given to the advisory... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Silliman University Medical School in Dumaguete City produced 40 new physic
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
The Silliman University Medical School in Dumaguete City produced 40 new physicians in the September 2016 Physician Licensure Examination, the Professional Regulation Commission said. Silliman's passing rate of 86.96 percent is higher than the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo said he will triple the amount inte
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo said he will triple the amount intended for the purchase of closed-circuit television cameras that will be installed in different parts of the city. He said the initial appropriation of P15 million is so... Read more
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Sun Star
Programs not freebiesin identified regional training centers in the country that will have focus spo
Programs not freebies
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
in identified regional training centers in the country that will have focus sports like Zamboanga City for weightlifting, Dumaguete City for archery, Bacolod and Baguio City for boxing and Davao City of diving, among others. The PSC chief,... Read more
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Sun Star
Search for paddlersopen and mixed categories events. Four teams are expected to give the out-of-t
Search for paddlers
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
open and mixed categories events. Four teams are expected to give the out-of-town competitions from Cagayan de Oro City, Dumaguete City and the Province of Bohol. “We had this event at first just to raise awareness regarding the sport of dragon... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Sportsfrom 19 schools all over the country are joining the 21 st Philippine Universit
Sports
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
from 19 schools all over the country are joining the 21 st Philippine University Games scheduled on October 20 to 28 in Dumaguete City. The number of athletes can go higher as the organizers are still waiting for the response from the 56... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Dumaguete City Water District general manager, Esperator Dicen, said it wou
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
The Dumaguete City Water District general manager, Esperator Dicen, said it would take at least another three years before their operations would return to normal, with households getting uninterrupted water supply. He said in an interview Tuesday... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalfor Responsible Voting national chairman Henrietta de Villa in a fellowship wit
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
for Responsible Voting national chairman Henrietta de Villa in a fellowship with volunteers, collaborators and the media in Dumaguete City Tuesday night. Cortes said the inspiring presence of De Villa is a glow that leads him to imagine the two... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalthree schools each from Negros Occidental and 's semi-finals will compete in th
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
three schools each from Negros Occidental and 's semi-finals will compete in the grand finals to be held in Dumaguete City on November 25. A cash prize of P20,000 and a trip to EDC's geothermal site in Valencia, ,... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comof the National Peace Consciousness Month during the flag raising ceremony of C
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
of the National Peace Consciousness Month during the flag raising ceremony of Capitol employees at Freedom Park, Dumaguete City on Sept. 5. The theme of the celebration is �Tayo ang Pagbabago. Tayo ang Kapayapaan.� In his message during... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comvictims who are caught in the cross fire and he considered them as unsung heroe
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
victims who are caught in the cross fire and he considered them as unsung heroes. But if we will not do this, more children will suffer, more children will eventually die because of drug addiction, Lavi�a told reporters in Dumaguete Ci... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalchurch-based election watchdog what it is today. The 77-year-old former ambass
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
church-based election watchdog what it is today. The 77-year-old former ambassador of the Philippines to the Vatican is in Dumaguete City for a two-activity, the local Mother Butler's Guild general assembly and an appreciation dinner for her, to be... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientaland Smart will not shape up, government has to step in and improve the service�
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
and Smart will not shape up, government has to step in and improve the service�, Du added. Meanwhile, some subscribers in Dumaguete City and other areas have expressed their sentiments regarding what they describe as poor and inefficient Internet... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comextinguishing the intermittent breakout of fires at the city dump site producin
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
extinguishing the intermittent breakout of fires at the city dump site producing toxic smoke detrimental to public health, Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe �Ipe Remollo reassured the community that long term solutions are forthcoming. Remollo is... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comwhich sent a platoon of soldiers to boost security of the Capital city of Dumag
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
which sent a platoon of soldiers to boost security of the Capital city of Dumaguete following the President�s declaration. Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe �Ipe� Remollo said that the declaration was no big deal and could not adversely impact the... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comDumaguete City Councilors urged law enforcers to apprehend persons engage in pe
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Dumaguete City Councilors urged law enforcers to apprehend persons engage in performing body massage services without license from the Department of Health and passing several laboratory exams to attest to their fitness. They are scattered mostly in... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comduring the opening ceremonies of the first national convention of the Hugpong F
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
during the opening ceremonies of the first national convention of the Hugpong Federal Movement of the Philippines in Dumaguete City and Negros Oriental. The hosting of NIR of the first national convention is to give emphasis and focus to the... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.com(LGUs) in line with the introduction of the use of electronic tricycles or E-TR
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
(LGUs) in line with the introduction of the use of electronic tricycles or E-TRIKES as another mode of transportation in Dumaguete City and other parts of the province. DOE specialist Federico Domingo said the department has introduced three... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comparty only had Bacong Mayor Rudy Yee and Bayawan City Councilor Jerome Lames as
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
party only had Bacong Mayor Rudy Yee and Bayawan City Councilor Jerome Lames as the most ardent supporters of Duterte. Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe �Ipe� Remollo officially ran under PDP-Laban in the recently concluded election, while Governor... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.com, vans, SUVs and big cargo trucks which have tripled in number, who are causing
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
, vans, SUVs and big cargo trucks which have tripled in number, who are causing the traffic clogs during rush hours. Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe �Ipe� Remollo believes there are enough existing laws that if implemented would significantly... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalextinguishing the intermittent breakout of fires at the city dumpsite producing
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
extinguishing the intermittent breakout of fires at the city dumpsite producing toxic smoke detrimental to public health, Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Remollo reassured the community that long-term solutions are forthcoming. Remollo is lobbying... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Philippine Army has stationed a platoon of soldiers from the 79 th Infantry
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
The Philippine Army has stationed a platoon of soldiers from the 79 th Infantry Battalion in Dumaguete City to assist the Philippine National Police in joint patrols and checkpoints to boost security of the capital city and thwart possible bomb... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalDumaguete City Mayor Felipe Remollo said there are enough existing laws that, i
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
Dumaguete City Mayor Felipe Remollo said there are enough existing laws that, if implemented, would significantly ease traffic jams in city streets. He is determined to come up with a traffic scheme acceptable to all stakeholders that will ease the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalpersons include Oscar Tabada of the government's weather bureau Pag-asa in Cebu
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
persons include Oscar Tabada of the government's weather bureau Pag-asa in Cebu, who lectured on the La Niña, Jose Chiu of the Dumaguete City Risk Reduction and Management Council, and Adrian Sedillo of the DRMMC, among others. *JG/... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalElementary, NIR High School, and NIR Tertiary - scheduled on October 1, from 8
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Elementary, NIR High School, and NIR Tertiary - scheduled on October 1, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Bethel Guest House in Dumaguete City. For the elementary category, four entrants from Bais City Pilot School, Colegio de Santa Catalina de... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalof the two showed that most, if not all of them, were recruited inside the Sta
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
of the two showed that most, if not all of them, were recruited inside the State University main campus in Dumaguete City. Verbosidad was asking for her pay slip since June this year to be appraised about the deductions that... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
House Speaker Alvarez confirms draft EO on Constitutional Commission on Federalism DUMAGUETE CITY-- House of Representatives Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has confi
House Speaker Alvarez confirms draft EO on Constitutional Commission on Federalism
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
DUMAGUETE CITY-- House of Representatives Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has confirmed that he has already submitted to President Rodrigo Duterte a draft of the executive... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesng Bayan) . Negros Occidental officials are set to take their oaths on October
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
ng Bayan) . Negros Occidental officials are set to take their oaths on October 1, while those of Negros Oriental did so in Dumaguete City yesterday (story on Oriental page). Benitez, who joined the PDP Laban shortly after the May elections, was... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalWith the increasing volume of trash and other contributing factors that make th
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
With the increasing volume of trash and other contributing factors that make the open dumpsite of Dumaguete City more hazardous to humans, City Agriculturist William Ablong is recommending for its closure and establishing a sanitary landfill... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Supreme Court has designated three judges in Dumaguete City, as executive
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 12 days ago
The Supreme Court has designated three judges in Dumaguete City, as executive and vice executive judges of their stations, effective today. In Administrative Order No. 158-2016, Gerardo Paguio Jr. was named executive judge, Arlene... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Nograles, Alvarez assail witnessagainst Duterte in the Senate probe. “There’s nothing new there. I think he is
Nograles, Alvarez assail witness
Manila Standard Today / Posted 13 days ago
against Duterte in the Senate probe. “There’s nothing new there. I think he is a recycled witness,” Alvarez told media in Dumaguete City Thursday. Alvarez, representative of Davao del Norte and secretary-general of Duterte’s PDP-Laban, said he is... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comDumaguete City�s police force and its Chiefof- Police Supt. Jovito Atanacio wer
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Dumaguete City�s police force and its Chiefof- Police Supt. Jovito Atanacio were honored with the distinction as the Best Police Station in Region 7 by the Civil Service Commission on the occasion its 116th Anniversary in simple rites at the Cebu... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comNeophyte Dumaguete City Councilor Karissa Faye Tolentino has introduced legisla
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Neophyte Dumaguete City Councilor Karissa Faye Tolentino has introduced legislation providing for the guidelines for the conduct of voluntary drug blood testing for the estimated 1, 595 officials and employees of the LGU. But the proposal requires... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comto the consciousness of the Filipino people down to the grassroots level, Obar
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Negros Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
to the consciousness of the Filipino people down to the grassroots level, Obar pointed out. Meanwhile, security forces in Dumaguete City and the province of Negros Oriental is on heightened alert with the declaration of the state of lawlessness by... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comthe authorities conduct security sweep during events like concerts, festivals a
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
the authorities conduct security sweep during events like concerts, festivals and guard vital installations. Meanwhile, Dumaguete City Chiefof- Police Supt. Jovito Atanacio assured Mayor Remollo that his command is on alert as the city might be... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
City Agriculturist’s Office conducts survey of corn farms affected by intense heat DUMAGUETE CITY – The City Agriculturist’s Office of Dumaguete City in Negros
City Agriculturist’s Office conducts survey of corn farms affected by intense heat
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
DUMAGUETE CITY – The City Agriculturist’s Office of Dumaguete City in Negros Oriental is conducting a survey of areas where land planted to corn have been affected by... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Alvarez: New witnesses vs illegal drugs at NBP next weeknew in what was said. I think he is a recycled witness,” he said of Matobato in
Alvarez: New witnesses vs illegal drugs at NBP next week
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
new in what was said. I think he is a recycled witness,” he said of Matobato in a news release quoting his remarks from Dumaguete City. The Speaker said the testimony of the Senate witness may be part of De Lima’s bid to “soften the impact”... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima in for a surprise, Alvarez says of House Bilibid probein the proliferation of illegal drugs at the NBP (National Bilibid Prison),” Al
De Lima in for a surprise, Alvarez says of House Bilibid probe
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
in the proliferation of illegal drugs at the NBP (National Bilibid Prison),” Alvarez said in an ambush interview in Dumaguete City, a copy of which was provided by his office. Alvarez said the Senate hearing on the extrajudicial killings at... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Alvarez unimpressed by ‘DDS witness’, says House probe will have surprisesnang bago dyan (There’s nothing new there). I think he is a recycled witness,”
Alvarez unimpressed by ‘DDS witness’, says House probe will have surprises
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
nang bago dyan (There’s nothing new there). I think he is a recycled witness,” Alvarez told local reporters in Dumaguete City. Duterte and Alvarez are party mates under Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban). They have... Read more
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Rappler
Nograles on witness vs Duterte: What is this guy talking about?Die-hard Duterte Supporter, DDS, walang Davao Death Squad. Ako, miyembro ako ng
Nograles on witness vs Duterte: What is this guy talking about?
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
Die-hard Duterte Supporter, DDS, walang Davao Death Squad. Ako, miyembro ako ng DDS," Alvarez said in another interview in Dumaguete City. (I'm from Davao and I don't know anything about a Davao Death Squad. There's only a Die-hard Duterte... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalThe Department of Energy is urging the transport sector and local government un
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
The Department of Energy is urging the transport sector and local government units in , including Dumaguete City, to use the electronic tricycles or e-Trikes as another mode of transportation. DOE specialist Federico Domingo said... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalnations of the Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Sec
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
nations of the Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security and their partners are gathered in Dumaguete City for a five-day regional exchange, focusing on marine protected areas. The CTI-CFF is a multi-lateral... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
218 Negros Oriental villages identified as geohazardslocated in the towns of Jimalalud, Tayasan, Ayungon, San Jose, Sibulan, Zamboan
218 Negros Oriental villages identified as geohazards
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
located in the towns of Jimalalud, Tayasan, Ayungon, San Jose, Sibulan, Zamboanguita, Dauin, Bacong, Valencia, and Dumaguete City, to make the residents aware of their respective areas’ identification as geological hazards. The bureau has... Read more
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