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The Daily Guardian
‘Extended work days for casuals part of APEC preps’ILOILO City Vice-Mayor Jose Espinosa III said the decision to deploy casual emp
‘Extended work days for casuals part of APEC preps’
The Daily Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
ILOILO City Vice-Mayor Jose Espinosa III said the decision to deploy casual employers for additional duties from August 16 to September 15, 2015 is part of preparations for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation meetings next month. Espinosa defended... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
TRAFFIC LIGHTS PROBE Nava questions higher prices of materials in ‘change order’ILOILO City Councilor Plaridel Nava again questioned higher prices of materials
TRAFFIC LIGHTS PROBE Nava questions higher prices of materials in ‘change order’
The Daily Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
ILOILO City Councilor Plaridel Nava again questioned higher prices of materials incurred in transferring traffic lights from Delgado-Valeria Streets to Delgado-Quezon Streets in City Proper district. Nava’s query is part of the investigation into... Read more
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The Manila Times
REMEMBERING DEL PILARAugust 30, 2015 11:19 pm Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas 2nd lays a wreath at
REMEMBERING DEL PILAR
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
August 30, 2015 11:19 pm Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas 2nd lays a wreath at the memorial shrine of Marcelo H. Del Pilar in San Nicolas, Bulacan to commemorate the latter’s 165th birthday. Known to be the Father of Philippine... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
City council shakedown in the offing?By: Wenceslao E. Mateo Jr. WILL a reorganization of committees happen at the I
City council shakedown in the offing?
The Daily Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
By: Wenceslao E. Mateo Jr. WILL a reorganization of committees happen at the Iloilo City Council now that political lines have become more defined with the transfer of two United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) members to the ruling Liberal Party? “I... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
LP-Iloilo City introduces 9 council betsEIGHT of nine would-be candidates of the Liberal Party for the 12 seats at the
LP-Iloilo City introduces 9 council bets
The Daily Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
EIGHT of nine would-be candidates of the Liberal Party for the 12 seats at the Iloilo City Sangguniang Panlungsod in the May 2016 elections were introduced before supporters and media, August 27. The introduction and oath taking happened at the... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Ricky Lee receives UP Gawad Plaridel awardMANILA - Multi-awarded screenwriter and book author Ricky Lee was awarded by th
Ricky Lee receives UP Gawad Plaridel award
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA - Multi-awarded screenwriter and book author Ricky Lee was awarded by the University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication (UP CMC) with the prestigious Gawad Plaridel award. The UP Gawad Plaridel award aims to recognize media... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Two city councilors scuttle UNA for LPFROM Voltes V to Three Musketeers to Dos por Dos. Two Iloilo City Councilors w
Two city councilors scuttle UNA for LP
The Daily Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
FROM Voltes V to Three Musketeers to Dos por Dos. Two Iloilo City Councilors who ran under the United Nationalist Alliance-Partido ng Masang Pilipino (UNA-PMP) in 2013 are jumping over to the ruling Liberal Party (LP). Councilors Julie Grace... Read more
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Sun Star
Truckers fret, but heed banALTHOUGH there were some complaints about the truck ban on some roads in Metro
Truckers fret, but heed ban
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
ALTHOUGH there were some complaints about the truck ban on some roads in Metro Cebu, local organizers of the APEC meetings assured they have reached an agreement with truckers and exporters. “With inputs from them, we were able to find a solution... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Councilor seeks Ombud help on traffic lights docsILOILO City Councilor Plaridel Nava said he will ask the Office of the Ombudsma
Councilor seeks Ombud help on traffic lights docs
The Daily Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
ILOILO City Councilor Plaridel Nava said he will ask the Office of the Ombudsman’s help in securing copies of documents pertaining to the P29-million traffic lights deal. “The Ombudsman also helps in such a problem. We are already preparing the... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Effects of Typhoon Ineng as of 6 a.m., August 25, 2015From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council INCIDENTS MON
Effects of Typhoon Ineng as of 6 a.m., August 25, 2015
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 7 days ago
From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council INCIDENTS MONITORED A total of 159 incidents were monitored – 88 flooding, 21 river swelling, 15 damaged river/flood control, 12 landslides/rockslides, 10 collapsed structures, 7... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Voltes V out, 3 Musketeers inTHE so-called Voltes V of the Iloilo City Council is no more. All that’s left
Voltes V out, 3 Musketeers in
The Daily Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
THE so-called Voltes V of the Iloilo City Council is no more. All that’s left of that bloc are the Three Musketeers – Councilors Joshua Alim, Plaridel Nava and Rodel Agado. The three councilors are identified with the United Nationalist Alliance... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Death toll hits 20 as Ineng exitsMANILA, Philippines - As Typhoon Ineng (international name Goni) exited the Phi
Death toll hits 20 as Ineng exits
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - As Typhoon Ineng (international name Goni) exited the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday, disaster officials said it left at least 20 people dead and sustained more than P165 million in damage to infrastructure and... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Effects of Typhoon Ineng as of 6 p.m., August 23, 2015From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council INCIDENTS MON
Effects of Typhoon Ineng as of 6 p.m., August 23, 2015
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 8 days ago
From the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council INCIDENTS MONITORED A total of 40 incidents were monitored – seventeen (17) flooding, ten (10) landslides, seven (7) tornadoes, two (2) river swelling , one (1) fallen tree, one (1)... Read more
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The Manila Times
Classes in some Central Luzon areas suspendedAugust 24, 2015 10:46 am SAN FERNANDO CITY, Pampanga: As the southwest monsoon
Classes in some Central Luzon areas suspended
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
August 24, 2015 10:46 am SAN FERNANDO CITY, Pampanga: As the southwest monsoon continues to dump more rains, some local officials in Central Luzon on Monday declared the suspension of classes. Classes in... Read more
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Sun Star
Trucks banned on APEC routesSO DELEGATES of an international series of high-level meetings won’t get stuck
Trucks banned on APEC routes
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
SO DELEGATES of an international series of high-level meetings won’t get stuck in traffic, the Mandaue City Government will implement a two-week “total truck ban” on some roads starting today. Trucks, vans, trailers and other vehicles with six... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bulacan packaged as events, ecological, historical paradise Calumpit, Bulacan — Gov. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado is moving the spirits of h
Bulacan packaged as events, ecological, historical paradise
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Calumpit, Bulacan — Gov. Wilhelmino M. Sy-Alvarado is moving the spirits of his province mates and the tourism sector to push the province as a haven for all kinds of events and as a... Read more
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Sun Star
Police say four suspicious-looking men were captured on CCTV during ambushSIX persons were possibly involved in the fatal ambush of lawyer Amelie Ocañada
Police say four suspicious-looking men were captured on CCTV during ambush
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
SIX persons were possibly involved in the fatal ambush of lawyer Amelie Ocañada-Alegre, according to a police official. Senior Supt. Mariano Natuel, Mandaue City Police Office (MCPO) officer-in-charge, told reporters yesterday that he had dispatched... Read more
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Sun Star
Still no suspect in slay of lawyer, police admitA CELLPHONE, an iPad and a laptop owned by lawyer Amelie Ocañada-Alegre have be
Still no suspect in slay of lawyer, police admit
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
A CELLPHONE, an iPad and a laptop owned by lawyer Amelie Ocañada-Alegre have been submitted to forensic experts as authorities search for clues to identify the persons behind the ambush in Mandaue City last Thursday night. Supt. Mariano Natuel Jr.,... Read more
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The Manila Times
ILOILO CITY mulls increase in meat delivery, hauling feeAugust 15, 2015 9:02 pm ILOILO CITY: The city council is set to amend Tax Ordi
ILOILO CITY mulls increase in meat delivery, hauling fee
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
August 15, 2015 9:02 pm ILOILO CITY: The city council is set to amend Tax Ordinance 2007-016 or an ordinance revising the local revenue code of Iloilo City to standardize the meat delivery and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Plaridel Fil-Am journalism awards deadline extendedSAN FRANCISCO – The deadline for submission of entries to the Plaridel Awards f
Plaridel Fil-Am journalism awards deadline extended
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO – The deadline for submission of entries to the Plaridel Awards for Excellence in Filipino American Journalism has been extended to August 31, 2015, the Philippine American Press Club USA, (PAPC) announced. Meanwhile, the awards... Read more
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Out Of Town Blog
Top 10 Hotels In Vigan for 2015Going on a trip to the capital city of the province of Ilocos Sur? This beautif
Top 10 Hotels In Vigan for 2015
Out Of Town Blog / Posted 17 days ago
Going on a trip to the capital city of the province of Ilocos Sur? This beautiful city’s rich history and incredibly well-preserved Spanish colonial architecture and cobblestone streets have made it a World Heritage Site, so why not pay a visit to... Read more
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Sun Star
Thank you, CebuCEBUANO hospitality was one of the keys to the resounding success of the 2015 C
Thank you, Cebu
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
CEBUANO hospitality was one of the keys to the resounding success of the 2015 Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines, organizers said. Princess Galura, project director of Sunrise Events Inc. (SEI), pointed this out last Thursday night during the event’s... Read more
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Sun Star
Apec convoy’s trip from Mactan to Cebu City takes 31 minutes, declared a successA SEVEN-VEHICLE convoy carrying delegates of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperat
Apec convoy’s trip from Mactan to Cebu City takes 31 minutes, declared a success
Sun Star / Posted 18 days ago
A SEVEN-VEHICLE convoy carrying delegates of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) was able to travel to all meeting venues in less than an hour during yesterday’s dry run. The Cebu City Traffic Office (CCTO), though, will recommend to the... Read more
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Sun Star
Traffic test todayHOW long will it take delegates to travel from their hotels to the venues of th
Traffic test today
Sun Star / Posted 19 days ago
HOW long will it take delegates to travel from their hotels to the venues of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings in Cebu, which will start next week? How will changes made for their convenience—like temporary road closures—affect... Read more
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Rappler
Help choose outstanding government workersThis is a press release from the Civil Service Commission MANILA, Philippines
Help choose outstanding government workers
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
This is a press release from the Civil Service Commission MANILA, Philippines – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has released the names of semi-finalists in the 2015 Search for Outstanding Public Officials and Employees and is asking the public to... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
20 human trafficking victims rescued from 2 Zambo hotelsAt least twenty alleged victims of human trafficking have been rescued by joint
20 human trafficking victims rescued from 2 Zambo hotels
Zamboanga Today / Posted 21 days ago
At least twenty alleged victims of human trafficking have been rescued by joint government forces in separate operations on two hotels in Zamboanga City. Police Station 11 commander Superintendent Diomarie Albarico said that members of Sea-Based... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
‘Jed will decide on 2016 ticket’ILOILO City district Rep. Jerry P. Treñas said he will not interfere in Mayor J
‘Jed will decide on 2016 ticket’
The Daily Guardian / Posted 28 days ago
ILOILO City district Rep. Jerry P. Treñas said he will not interfere in Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog’s choices for the May 2016 election lineup. “I leave that entirely to the mayor,” Treñas said in a radio interview without elaborating. Mabilog’s... Read more
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Sun Star
Police: Ironman 70.3 a successAS SEVERAL athletes who joined the Ironman 70.3 Philippines yesterday said the
Police: Ironman 70.3 a success
Sun Star / Posted 29 days ago
AS SEVERAL athletes who joined the Ironman 70.3 Philippines yesterday said the competition exceeded their expectations, local officials and organizers accepted the challenge to do even better next year. “I’ve been to a lot of Ironman 70.3 races in... Read more
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Sun Star
‘A FANTASTIC RACE’AS SEVERAL athletes who joined the Ironman 70.3 Philippines yesterday said the
‘A FANTASTIC RACE’
Sun Star / Posted 29 days ago
AS SEVERAL athletes who joined the Ironman 70.3 Philippines yesterday said the competition exceeded their expectations, local officials and organizers accepted the challenge to do even better next year. “I’ve been to a lot of Ironman 70.3 races in... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
DPWH to auction 2 new expresswaysThe Public Works Department said it plans to bid out two expressway projects no
DPWH to auction 2 new expressways
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
The Public Works Department said it plans to bid out two expressway projects north of Manila under the public-private partnership scheme before the end of 2015. Ariel Angeles, head of Public Works Department’s PPP service, said the auction process... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Civil works pricier than traffic lightsILOILO City Councilor Plaridel Nava said the civil or construction works of the
Civil works pricier than traffic lights
The Daily Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
ILOILO City Councilor Plaridel Nava said the civil or construction works of the P29-million traffic lights system in the city cost more than the gadgets themselves. Citing figures in documents he secured, Nava noticed that the construction of... Read more
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Sun Star
Ironman 70.3 organizer: ‘I’m in total awe’NEARLY 2,700 triathletes from 52 countries will race across four cities in Cebu
Ironman 70.3 organizer: ‘I’m in total awe’
Sun Star / Posted 30 days ago
NEARLY 2,700 triathletes from 52 countries will race across four cities in Cebu in the 2015 Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines today. “I look at this audience and I’m in total awe because seven years ago, we had only around 400 participants,” said Fred... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
SP sets next traffic light probe Aug. 7THE Iloilo City Sangguniang Panlungsod set the second leg of the traffic lights
SP sets next traffic light probe Aug. 7
The Daily Guardian / Posted a month ago
THE Iloilo City Sangguniang Panlungsod set the second leg of the traffic lights probe August 7. Councilor Jason Gonzales, committee on good government chairman, leads the investigation into the procurement and installation of the nine traffic light... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
What’s a ‘change order’ in government projects?DID the Iloilo City government follow procurement rules in changing the locatio
What’s a ‘change order’ in government projects?
The Daily Guardian / Posted a month ago
DID the Iloilo City government follow procurement rules in changing the location of traffic lights supplied and installed by Triune Electronics System? The question adds to the mystery surrounding the traffic lights deal on top of the P800,000... Read more
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Rappler
Athletes from 52 countries to compete at Cebu's IronmanCEBU CITY, Philippines - Some 10,000 people are expected to converge on the pro
Athletes from 52 countries to compete at Cebu's Ironman
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
CEBU CITY, Philippines - Some 10,000 people are expected to converge on the province of Cebu for the Cobra Energy Drink IronMan 70.3 Philippines, which will kickoff in the city of Lapu-Lapu and encompass the cities of Mandaue, Cebu and Talisay... Read more
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Philboxing
Goodbye Mang Neal, super guard of journalismIt was hard to picture the great journalist Neal H. Cruz donning a basketball u
Goodbye Mang Neal, super guard of journalism
Philboxing / Posted 1 months ago
It was hard to picture the great journalist Neal H. Cruz donning a basketball uniform. But if he ever tried his hands in the game, it would�ve been as a quiet facilitator, no swagger, no meanness, nothing fancy; but definitely sharp, fearsome and... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
SP to invite city execs despite boycott orderTHE PROBE body of the Iloilo City Sangguniang Panlungsod, headed by Councilor J
SP to invite city execs despite boycott order
The Daily Guardian / Posted 1 months ago
THE PROBE body of the Iloilo City Sangguniang Panlungsod, headed by Councilor Jason Gonzales will still invite the department heads to their next hearing even as Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog has already ordered them not to attend it. “This invitation... Read more
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Sun Star
Ironman organizers aim for perfectionWITH few days left before the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines, the organizers ar
Ironman organizers aim for perfection
Sun Star / Posted 1 months ago
WITH few days left before the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines, the organizers are crossing their fingers that the problematic area in the Plaridel St. in Mandaue City will be fixed before Sunday. Almost all are in place for the international... Read more
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