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Balita
RDC-VI set to elect new chairman August 29, 2015 5:14 am ILOILO CITY, Aug 28 — The Regional Development Counc
RDC-VI set to elect new chairman
Balita / Posted 9 hours ago
August 29, 2015 5:14 am ILOILO CITY, Aug 28 — The Regional Development Council in Western Visayas is set to hold its third quarter meeting on Sept. 4 at Casa Real of the Iloilo provincial government to elect its... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Siblings nabbed in Capiz drug raidTWO siblings were arrested Wednesday evening in an anti-illegal drugs raid at P
Siblings nabbed in Capiz drug raid
The Daily Guardian / Posted yesterday
TWO siblings were arrested Wednesday evening in an anti-illegal drugs raid at Pilar, Capiz. Senior Superintendent Robert Rodriguez, Capiz police chief, identified the suspects as Rio Casipit and his sister Rosalie Casipit-Bantay, both of Cayus... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Soon to rise: Jollibee tower in OrtigasMANILA – A 40-storey Jollibee tower is expected to rise in the Ortigas central
Soon to rise: Jollibee tower in Ortigas
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA – A 40-storey Jollibee tower is expected to rise in the Ortigas central business district in 2018. Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) said Wednesday it has signed an agreement with DoubleDragon Properties Corp. for the construction of Jollibee Tower,... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Man shot dead in MilibiliROXAS CITY, Capiz – A 37-year-old man died while a minor was wounded in a shoot
Man shot dead in Milibili
The Daily Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
ROXAS CITY, Capiz – A 37-year-old man died while a minor was wounded in a shooting incident August 21 in Banica village here. Edjun Huelar of Milibili village here died on the spot of a gunshot wound while his 17-year-old back-rider Chris (not his... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
11 face illegal drug rapsROXAS CITY, Capiz—Eleven persons were slapped with illegal drug raps before the
11 face illegal drug raps
The Daily Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
ROXAS CITY, Capiz—Eleven persons were slapped with illegal drug raps before the City Prosecutor’s Office here. Charged for violation of RA9165 or Comprehensive Dangerous Drug Act of 2002 were: Jaime Roxas, 37, of Lawaan, Roxas City; Jenny Daniel,... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
3 Capizeños nabbed with P100K worth of shabuTHREE Capizeños were arrested in a buy-bust operation afternoon of August 21 at
3 Capizeños nabbed with P100K worth of shabu
The Daily Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
THREE Capizeños were arrested in a buy-bust operation afternoon of August 21 at Batuan village, Pototan, Iloilo. Suspects Eric Capapas, 32 and Virgilio Labrador, 44, both of San Jose village in Roxas City, Capiz, and Miho Arroyo, 25, of Punta Tabuc,... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Ineng’ strands 576 passengersAugust 22, 2015 12:04 pm Inclement weather caused by Typhoon “Ineng” has so fa
‘Ineng’ strands 576 passengers
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
August 22, 2015 12:04 pm Inclement weather caused by Typhoon “Ineng” has so far stranded 576 passengers, 21 ships, 25 motorbancas and two rolling cargoes in various ports of the country. This was disclosed by the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Strong demand for PH industrial space seen in H2August 21, 2015 9:42 pm by CATHERINE TALAVERA, REPORTER DEMAND for industrial
Strong demand for PH industrial space seen in H2
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
August 21, 2015 9:42 pm by CATHERINE TALAVERA, REPORTER DEMAND for industrial space in the Philippines will continue to be positive in the second half of the year as more economic zones are set to be... Read more
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Starmometer
'Kapamilya Karavan' Held in 6 Fiesta Destinations this SummerABS-CBN Regional brought its “Kapamilya Karavan” program that went to six provi
'Kapamilya Karavan' Held in 6 Fiesta Destinations this Summer
Starmometer / Posted 8 days ago
ABS-CBN Regional brought its “Kapamilya Karavan” program that went to six provinces to celebrate annual festivals and had various celebrities mingle with the fans this past summer. Thousands of fans went to see “Bridges of Love’s” lead stars such as... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Farm boy also rises: From school janitor to presidentDR. GEORGE CORTEL has come a long way from the school of hard knocks all the wa
Farm boy also rises: From school janitor to president
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
DR. GEORGE CORTEL has come a long way from the school of hard knocks all the way to the top as president of his almamater, Filamer Christian University (FCU), the only private university in Capiz. At the installation ceremony (right), held at the FCU... Read more
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Inquirier.net
In ads, finance dep’t shames delinquent LGU treasurersThe Department of Finance (DOF) on Wednesday released a list of 62 local govern
In ads, finance dep’t shames delinquent LGU treasurers
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
The Department of Finance (DOF) on Wednesday released a list of 62 local governments that either failed to submit their second-quarter financial reports or did not file them on time. In a “Tax Watch” advertisement published in newspapers, the DOF... 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 17 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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Balita
US Navy men gear at teaching, learning in Pangasinan August 11, 2015 5:10 am LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Aug. 10 — Some 70 personnel of
US Navy men gear at teaching, learning in Pangasinan
Balita / Posted 18 days ago
August 11, 2015 5:10 am LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Aug. 10 — Some 70 personnel of the United States (US) ship Mercy is looking at sharing knowledge with the people of Pangasinan. "Knowledge is far... Read more
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Balita
BFAR bans harvesting, eating of shellfish in Balita Bay in DavOr; Irong-Irong Bay and Cambatutay Bay in Western Samar; coastal waters of Dauis, Bohol and Milagros, Masbate August 11, 2015 5:27 am MANILA, Aug. 10 — The Bureau of Fisheries and...
BFAR bans harvesting, eating of shellfish in Balita Bay in DavOr; Irong-Irong Bay and Cambatutay Bay in Western Samar; coastal waters of Dauis, Bohol and Milagros, Masbate
Balita / Posted 18 days ago
August 11, 2015 5:27 am MANILA, Aug. 10 — The Bureau of Fisheries and... Read more
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Rappler
BF Saturday Market: 15 delicious discoveriesMANILA, Philippines – Tons of options, unique vendors, the promise of a new foo
BF Saturday Market: 15 delicious discoveries
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Tons of options, unique vendors, the promise of a new food discovery – there’s plenty to like in a weekend market, and there are several now about the metro. (READ: 4 weekend markets, 10 great eats) One of the newer ones to gain... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US hospital ship’s crew won’t be restricted to Subic portUSNS Mercy (T-AH 19) is anchored off the coast of Roxas City, Philippines for P
US hospital ship’s crew won’t be restricted to Subic port
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) is anchored off the coast of Roxas City, Philippines for Pacific Partnership 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Peter Reft/RELEASED) SUBIC BAY FREEPORT—-Crew members of the visiting American hospital ship USNS Mercy... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hospital ship holds free cleft lip, palate surgeries in SubicUSNS Mercy (T-AH 19) is anchored off the coast of Roxas City, Philippines for P
Hospital ship holds free cleft lip, palate surgeries in Subic
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) is anchored off the coast of Roxas City, Philippines for Pacific Partnership 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Peter Reft/RELEASED) A multinational team of Operation Smile volunteer cleft care professionals from 13... Read more
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Rappler
USNS Mercy welcomed by local officials in Subic BayUSNS MERCY. Photo by Randy V. Datu SUBIC BAY, Philippines – Officials of the U
USNS Mercy welcomed by local officials in Subic Bay
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
USNS MERCY. Photo by Randy V. Datu SUBIC BAY, Philippines – Officials of the USNS Mercy (T-AH-19) received a warm welcome from local officials here Tuesday, August 4, as the hospital ship began the second phase of its “Pacific Partnership 2015... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Another US military ship arrives in PH WELCOME VISITORS –The USNS Millinocket vessel docked at Poro Pier in San Fern
Another US military ship arrives in PH
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
WELCOME VISITORS –The USNS Millinocket vessel docked at Poro Pier in San Fernando City, La Union, Tuesday (August 4, 2015) with its US Navy crews to take part of the Pacific Partnership mission. (Photo by:... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
US hospital ship docks in PH for humanitarian missionMANILA - A day after the American hospital ship USNS Mercy arrived in Subic Bay
US hospital ship docks in PH for humanitarian mission
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 23 days ago
MANILA - A day after the American hospital ship USNS Mercy arrived in Subic Bay to continue its humanitarian efforts in the country, its commanders told the media that of the three countries it has visited, the Philippines is the most knowledgeable... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Blue dragons clinch crown via double OT in Passi tiltATENEO de Iloilo Under-18 Boys Basketball team outlasted heavily favored Hercor
Blue dragons clinch crown via double OT in Passi tilt
The Daily Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
ATENEO de Iloilo Under-18 Boys Basketball team outlasted heavily favored Hercor College of Roxas City, 78-77, in double overtime in their championship match held at the Passi City gymnasium last July 24. Franz Ray Diaz led the Blue Dragons to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
It's a mall world in the PhilippinesShopping malls have taken over as public gathering spaces in the Philippines. P
It's a mall world in the Philippines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Shopping malls have taken over as public gathering spaces in the Philippines. Photo / 123RF As she eyes the colourful ice creams on offer at a Baskin-Robbins in one of Manila's most luxurious shopping centres, Philippine teenager Jamie Gamboa admits... Read more
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YugaTech
NBI arrests 3 suspects of TV series, movie piratesOver the week, the NBI Cybercrime Division has made three separate arrests on s
NBI arrests 3 suspects of TV series, movie pirates
YugaTech / Posted 26 days ago
Over the week, the NBI Cybercrime Division has made three separate arrests on suspected individuals for online piracy in Davao, Naga and Roxas City. The three suspects arrested were Nico Angelo Rempillo (Naga City), Mark Marlon Millendez (Davao... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
'Yes to Mar' campaign launched in Roxas CityROXAS CITY -- Residents of the hometown of Interior Secretary Mar Roxas showed
'Yes to Mar' campaign launched in Roxas City
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 28 days ago
ROXAS CITY -- Residents of the hometown of Interior Secretary Mar Roxas showed their support for his presidential bid by launching a campaign for him. President Benigno Aquino personally endorsed Roxas for President in the 2016 elections on Friday,... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
5 wanted persons in Capiz arrestedROXAS CITY, Capiz—Five persons wanted for various crimes were arrested by the l
5 wanted persons in Capiz arrested
The Daily Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
ROXAS CITY, Capiz—Five persons wanted for various crimes were arrested by the local authorities in separate occasions this week. The police of President Roxas town arrested Inocencio Dadivas, 55, of Brgy. Pondol while at his friend’s house in Brgy.... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Biz sector focuses on infra, tech connectivityTHE Iloilo Economic Development Foundation (ILEDF) and business chambers in Pan
Biz sector focuses on infra, tech connectivity
The Daily Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
THE Iloilo Economic Development Foundation (ILEDF) and business chambers in Panay-Guimaras Islands are eyeing to narrow the infrastructure and digital divides between Western Visayas provinces. Ma. Lea Victoria Lara, ILEDF executive director, said... Read more
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Rappler
Eat, pray, shop: Philippine malls become the new town plazasNEW TOWN PLAZA. Malls have replaced the public plazas as gathering places for F
Eat, pray, shop: Philippine malls become the new town plazas
Rappler / Posted 30 days ago
NEW TOWN PLAZA. Malls have replaced the public plazas as gathering places for Filipinos, urban planner Felino Palafox says. AFP PHOTO / Jimin LAI MANILA, Philippines – As she eyes the colouful ice creams on offer at a Baskin-Robbins in one of... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Eat, pray, shop: PH malls become the new town plazasMANILA - As she eyes the colorful ice creams on offer at a Baskin-Robbins in on
Eat, pray, shop: PH malls become the new town plazas
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 30 days ago
MANILA - As she eyes the colorful ice creams on offer at a Baskin-Robbins in one of Manila's most luxurious shopping centers, Philippine teenager Jamie Gamboa admits to being an incurable mall rat -- but not only for the shopping. "It is the only... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
NIA: Panay River Basin study nears completionROXAS City – The feasibility study on the P24-billion Panay Water Basin project
NIA: Panay River Basin study nears completion
The Daily Guardian / Posted 1 months ago
ROXAS City – The feasibility study on the P24-billion Panay Water Basin project will be completed in December 2015, Efren A. Bigcas of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) regional office gave the update during the recent session of the... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Man nabbed in checkpoint for illegal drugsROXAS CITY, Capiz—A 44-year-old resident of Ivisan, Capiz was arrested in a pol
Man nabbed in checkpoint for illegal drugs
The Daily Guardian / Posted 1 months ago
ROXAS CITY, Capiz—A 44-year-old resident of Ivisan, Capiz was arrested in a police checkpoint for alleged possession of illegal drugs. German Valbarez of Poblacion Norte, Ivisan was arrested July 22 while driving his motorcycle when he tried to... Read more

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