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Manila Bulletin
Status report on P1.623-trillion PPP projects revealed To date, the government has P1.623 trillion worth of Public-Private Partnersh
Status report on P1.623-trillion PPP projects revealed
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 hours ago
To date, the government has P1.623 trillion worth of Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects, a dozen of which have been awarded, a couple for implementation and 37 in the pipeline, based on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino, De Lima: A budding romance?Justice Secretary Leila de Lima (left) and President Benigno Aquino III. INQUIR
Aquino, De Lima: A budding romance?
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Justice Secretary Leila de Lima (left) and President Benigno Aquino III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/LYN RILLON IRIGA CITY, Philippines—A budding romance? It was an early Valentine’s Day celebration for President Benigno Aquino III and former Justice... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Next admin must work on decongesting trafficTHE NEXT administration must focus on decongesting the horrendous traffic jams
Next admin must work on decongesting traffic
The Daily Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
THE NEXT administration must focus on decongesting the horrendous traffic jams plaguing the country's Metropolitan cities, particularly Metro Manila and Cebu, by working on transportation and connectivity projects, the PPP Center said on... Read more
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Sun Star
DPWH opens both lanes of first Mactan bridgeTRAFFIC experienced by commuters from Lapu-Lapu City going to Mandue City on U.
DPWH opens both lanes of first Mactan bridge
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
TRAFFIC experienced by commuters from Lapu-Lapu City going to Mandue City on U.N. Ave. resulted in a series of road accidents in Mandaue City yesterday. The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) 7 removed the barricade at the foot of the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Mayor’s aide quits for ‘personal reasons’PERSISTING “personal issues” compelled Jeffrey Celiz to quit his post as execut
Mayor’s aide quits for ‘personal reasons’
The Daily Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
PERSISTING “personal issues” compelled Jeffrey Celiz to quit his post as executive assistant for political affairs of Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog. In his letter of irrevocable resignation dated Feb. 9, 2016, Celiz said these “personal... Read more
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Rappler
Cebu 'carmageddon': Road, bridge repairs cause gridlockTRAFFIC JAM. Vehicles are at a standstill in some roads in Cebu due to road and
Cebu 'carmageddon': Road, bridge repairs cause gridlock
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
TRAFFIC JAM. Vehicles are at a standstill in some roads in Cebu due to road and bridge repairs. Photo courtesy of Cebu Traffic Updates Facebook page CEBU CITY, Philippines – Those who traveled between Lapu-Lapu City and Mandaue City on Tuesday,... Read more
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Sun Star
Bridge traffic expected in Lapu, MandaueTHE City Traffic Management System (CTMS) of Lapu-Lapu and Traffic Enforcement
Bridge traffic expected in Lapu, Mandaue
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
THE City Traffic Management System (CTMS) of Lapu-Lapu and Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (Team) are expecting heavy traffic on Tuesday as classes and work, with the ongoing repair works on the Mandaue-Mactan Bridge. When the repair started... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Kapuso stars celebrate this month’s biggest festivalsStarting the year in a festive mood, GMA Network brought some of the hottest Ka
Kapuso stars celebrate this month’s biggest festivals
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Starting the year in a festive mood, GMA Network brought some of the hottest Kapuso stars today, including no less than Superstar Nora Aunor, to Cebu, Davao, and Ilocos Sur to join in the celebration of three of the country’s most colorful and... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
‘ABSOLUTELY FALSE’: Mayor denies link to alleged drug group leaderILOILO City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog addressed over the weekend one of the mos
‘ABSOLUTELY FALSE’: Mayor denies link to alleged drug group leader
The Daily Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
ILOILO City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog addressed over the weekend one of the most pressing questions thrown at his administration – does he have links with a suspected Illegal drug group leader in the city? In an interview with The Daily Guardian on... Read more
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Sun Star
Chamber asks for other roadsREPAIRS on the first Mandaue-Mactan Bridge, which will start on Monday, will sl
Chamber asks for other roads
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
REPAIRS on the first Mandaue-Mactan Bridge, which will start on Monday, will slow down deliveries and cause workers to arrive late, an official of the city’s largest business group warned. Donato Busa said that the Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and... Read more
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Sun Star
1st Cebu bridge only for Lapu-bound vehiclesPASSENGERS and motorists going to the airport should leave earlier than usual o
1st Cebu bridge only for Lapu-bound vehicles
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
PASSENGERS and motorists going to the airport should leave earlier than usual on Monday, since traffic is expected to be heavy when the repair of the Mandaue-Mactan Bridge starts. The Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (Team) will allow only... Read more
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Sun Star
1st bridge only for Lapu-bound vehiclesPASSENGERS and motorists going to the airport should leave earlier than usual o
1st bridge only for Lapu-bound vehicles
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
PASSENGERS and motorists going to the airport should leave earlier than usual on Monday, since traffic is expected to be heavy when the repair of the Mandaue-Mactan Bridge starts. The Traffic Enforcement Agency of Mandaue (Team) will allow only... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
BAD COMPANY?: Cops seen with Odicta Jr. in firing range on the hot seatWHAT COULD possibly be wrong with sharing time with the son of a suspected drug
BAD COMPANY?: Cops seen with Odicta Jr. in firing range on the hot seat
The Daily Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
WHAT COULD possibly be wrong with sharing time with the son of a suspected drug personality in Iloilo City in the same firing range? For some policemen, there is nothing wrong with that if they went there by their lonesome, not to accompany Melvin... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Armed and dangerous“DISPATCHES from Iloilo City Hall”, a Facebook page, published photographs show
Armed and dangerous
The Daily Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
“DISPATCHES from Iloilo City Hall”, a Facebook page, published photographs showing the wife of Jeffrey “Jepoy” Celiz, executive assistant of City Mayor Jed Patrick E. Mabilog, brandishing three high-powered rifles in what looks like inside their... Read more
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Sun Star
Bridge repairs start on Feb. 8THE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will resume today the concre
Bridge repairs start on Feb. 8
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
THE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will resume today the concreting of Ouano Ave., from the Mandaue City Sports Complex to A.C. Cortes Ave., and the repair of the first Mactan-Mandaue Bridge on Monday. In a meeting yesterday, DPWH 7... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Journalists decry slow police action on attackers of Iloilo radio station – Bulatlat“This case once again proves that the culture of impunity persists.” MANILA –
Journalists decry slow police action on attackers of Iloilo radio station – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 11 days ago
“This case once again proves that the culture of impunity persists.” MANILA – Despite clear video footages showing the faces of a convicted drug lord, his son, and a village councilor as among those who attacked radio station Aksyon Radyo-Iloilo... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Lifestyle check on ‘drug ring leaders’ pushedTHE SENATE committee on public order and dangerous drugs urged the PNP and the
Lifestyle check on ‘drug ring leaders’ pushed
The Daily Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
THE SENATE committee on public order and dangerous drugs urged the PNP and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) to look into the lifestyle and background of two alleged drug group leaders in Iloilo City. The committee chaired by Senator... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Nava’s bombshell: Mabilog received money from drug lordIMAGINE A rag, freshly laundered and pressed, dragged in every direction across
Nava’s bombshell: Mabilog received money from drug lord
The Daily Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
IMAGINE A rag, freshly laundered and pressed, dragged in every direction across the floor of a dirty, reeking pigsty. To my mind, that was what City Councilor Plaridel Nava did to his “good friend” City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog when he (Nava) issued... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Spilling the beansIT’S NOT that I didn’t expect the sordid details of City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabi
Spilling the beans
The Daily Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
IT’S NOT that I didn’t expect the sordid details of City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog’s friendship and alliance with drug lords in Iloilo City. But hearing it yesterday from Councilor Plaridel Nava during the second Senate hearing on the Aksyon Radyo... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Senate tackles Iloilo’s drug problem todayTHE SENATE Committee on Public and Dangerous Drugs will formally investigate to
Senate tackles Iloilo’s drug problem today
The Daily Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
THE SENATE Committee on Public and Dangerous Drugs will formally investigate today, Feb. 2, 2016, the attempted break-in of a radio station and the incident's links to the alleged illegal drug trade in Iloilo City. The investigation at the Senator... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Dire consequencesTHE MEMBERS of the Iloilo City Council have no one else to blame for the Tagbac
Dire consequences
The Daily Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
THE MEMBERS of the Iloilo City Council have no one else to blame for the Tagbac terminal brouhaha but themselves. It all started some two years ago when the council, still unblemished by the conflict between allies-turned-nemeses Mayor Jed Patrick... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Manila mayoral bet courts freemasons’ supportManila Rep. Amado Bagatsing sought the support of the Free and Accepted Masons
Manila mayoral bet courts freemasons’ support
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
Manila Rep. Amado Bagatsing sought the support of the Free and Accepted Masons of the Philippines, asking them to back his bid to be the next city mayor if they are also dissatisfied with Manila’s current condition. Bagatsing was guest speaker at... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Speedster who killed Bulacan teen, woman was a copPLARIDEL, Bulacan— The man behind the wheel of a speeding car which killed a te
Speedster who killed Bulacan teen, woman was a cop
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
PLARIDEL, Bulacan— The man behind the wheel of a speeding car which killed a teenager and a woman on Jan. 22 was a police officer. Teotimo Romero, father of 17-year-old Kevin Romero who was thrown toward the roof of a truck when he was struck by the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
SSS hit for fudging figuresTWO opposition congressman accused the Social Security System on Monday of mani
SSS hit for fudging figures
Manila Standard Today / Posted 18 days ago
TWO opposition congressman accused the Social Security System on Monday of manipulating figures to delude the public about the agency’s P325 billion in uncollected premiums and challenged the state-run pension agency to reveal how much it really... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Speeding car kills teen, woman in Bulacan townPLARIDEL, Bulacan-– A speeding car killed a 17-year-old boy and a woman after i
Speeding car kills teen, woman in Bulacan town
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
PLARIDEL, Bulacan-– A speeding car killed a 17-year-old boy and a woman after it smashed the front of a store and a parked vehicle in Sto. Niño village at 10:30 p.m. Friday, police said. The Honda Civic sedan driven by Alfredo Payumo crushed... Read more
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Sun Star
Traffic situation this morningMOTORISTS may be better off avoiding this morning the roads leading to the Cebu
Traffic situation this morning
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
MOTORISTS may be better off avoiding this morning the roads leading to the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral and around it while the event of the Catholic bishops is ongoing. This morning, at least 130 bishops and priests from different dioceses in the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
The worst mayor and city council everI SAID IT BEFORE and I’ll say it again. This is the worst city council ever – a
The worst mayor and city council ever
The Daily Guardian / Posted 23 days ago
I SAID IT BEFORE and I’ll say it again. This is the worst city council ever – a robot, a rubber stamp that has no mind of its own. Worse it has little respect and no regard for interest of their constituents, the people they are supposed to... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
P360-million loan okayedTHE ILOILO City Council approved Jan. 19, 2016, a resolution authorizing Mayor
P360-million loan okayed
The Daily Guardian / Posted 25 days ago
THE ILOILO City Council approved Jan. 19, 2016, a resolution authorizing Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog to sign the P360-million loan agreement with Land Bank of the Philippines. The resolution passed the council despite questions raised by the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Binay camp tags Liberal Party for Sinulog boosVice-President Jejomar C. Binay gestures while giving a statement during a news
Binay camp tags Liberal Party for Sinulog boos
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
Vice-President Jejomar C. Binay gestures while giving a statement during a news conference on June 24, 2015 in Manila. AP FILE CEBU CITY, Philippines — The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay has pointed to the Liberal Party (LP) as the source of... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Hotdogs and monay: Perception, ridicule, and politicsILOILO CITY is not just abuzz but actually agog over the “Dirty Tarps War: Hotd
Hotdogs and monay: Perception, ridicule, and politics
The Daily Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
ILOILO CITY is not just abuzz but actually agog over the “Dirty Tarps War: Hotdog vs Monay” between the camps of allies-turned-nemeses Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog and Councilor Plaridel Nava. We did not and we will never bother to run photos of the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Barangay captain in city behind ‘dirty posters’?MALICIOUS tarpaulin banners aimed at opposition Councilor Plaridel Nava continu
Barangay captain in city behind ‘dirty posters’?
The Daily Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
MALICIOUS tarpaulin banners aimed at opposition Councilor Plaridel Nava continue to proliferate in Iloilo City as of Jan. 15, 2016 despite promises from the camp of Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog to maintain high-level campaigns. Mabliog’s lawyer Mark... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Bright but amateurishPNoy’s Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio “Jun” Aguinaldo Abaya is beyond d
Bright but amateurish
Manila Standard Today / Posted 30 days ago
PNoy’s Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio “Jun” Aguinaldo Abaya is beyond doubt a certified bright boy who has hurdled with flying colors probably all the academic tests that he had taken. After obtaining his elementary education from the De la... Read more

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