Baguio, Philippines Newswire

Baguio, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Mine firm draws flak for certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    "This award is a complete insult and an attempt to cover up the long list of environmental crimes committed by the LCMC in Mankayan, Benguet and to the downstream communities along the Abra River. In fact, LCMC deserves to be awarded as one of the worst mining companies in the country," the Cordillera Peoples Alliance statement read.

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  2. Aguinaldo flag highlights flag day celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    BAGUIO. The first Philippine flag is displayed at the General Emilio Aguinaldo Museum to commemorate the National Flag Day celebration.

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  3. Pinoy pugs intensify Olympics qualifier bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    BAGUIO. Olympic qualifier Charly Suarez trains with the mitt with national boxing team consultant Nonito Donaire Sr. as part of their high altitude training here in the Summer Capital as they gear up for the gold in the Olympics in Brazil.

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  4. Cari o: Angie del Rosario's "Daily Doodles and Devotions"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    ON SATURDAY, May 28, Angie Novales del Rosario launches her book "Daily Doodles and Devotions" at 3:30 p.m. in the Tuscany Room of Hotel Veniz here in Baguio. As a young Angelica Novales, Angie and her family regularly vacationed in Baguio.

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  5. Llanes: Why Digong wonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    MUCH to the astonishment of everyone, the presumptive president-elect Rodrigo "Rody" Duterte also known as Mayor Digong of Davao City have achieved the highest position in government by an overwhelming margin of 38.5 percent of the vote, and is set to take office as the country's chief executive on June 30, 2016. What may have been the reason why majority of the Filipinos voted for Mayor Digong? Well in retrospect, we may look at it as something wrong in society needing a sensible solution.

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  6. Emerson supports the new industrial revolution for Southeast Asia facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    EMERSON Network Power, a business of Emerson and the world's leading provider of critical infrastructure for information and communications technology systems, will bring its Industrial Insights roadshow to the Philippines with an exclusive forum in Baguio City. The roadshow, which seeks to empower and equip enterprises with the latest technologies and solutions amid the evolving industrial market, will be held on May 27th at the CAP Convention Center, Baguio Country Club.

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  7. 'Shabu' now preferred over weed - PDEARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Sun-Star

    ALTHOUGH the Cordilleras have been known to supply marijuana in the nearby areas, it seems the illegal weed is losing its appeal to users in the region. Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency regional director Juvenal Azurin said crystallized methamphetamine, locally known as "shabu," remains to be the most abused drug in the Cordilleras.

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  8. Baguio, 3 CAR provinces urged to update outdated tax ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Sun-Star

    NEWLY elected local government officials who will be taking their oath of office on June 30 are reminded by the Bureau of Local Governance and Finance to focus on updating their ordinances on tax rates. BLGF reported only 28 provinces in the country have updated basis of real property taxes while the other 52 provinces still use outdated Schedule of Market Values .

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  9. Domondon: Affected landowners reiterate opposition to Asin Hydro OperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Sun-Star

    IN A letter sent to the Office of Honorable Roger Kitma, Municipal Councilor of the Municipality of Tuba and forwarded by the latter to the Office of Baguio City Vice Mayor Honorable Edison Bilog, several residents of Tuba reiterated their opposition to the planned operation of the City's mini hydro facilities in Asin, Tuba Benguet. Citing an "Asin Impasse", councilor Kitma expressed his thoughts through his letter as he takes the cudgel of responsibility for his constituency in Tuba.

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  10. Northern Alliance bloc backs Alvarez's Speaker bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Sun-Star

    SIX re-elected and incoming lawmakers hailing from the northern Luzon said they would support the bid of incoming Davao del Norte Representative Pantaleon Alvarez to be the next House Speaker. During the signing of manifesto of cooperation and support, members of the so-called Northern Alliance bloc pledged to support Alvarez and the legislative agenda of incoming President Rodrigo Duterte.

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  11. Baguio athletic league seeks much needed reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | Sun-Star

    WHILE the largest collegiate sports association in Northern Luzon is trying to salvage its remaining games before June, member schools of the Baguio-Benguet Educational Athletic League are looking to address the lengthy delay during season 29. According to the members of the 11-school conclave of BBEAL, the executive and technical committee must solidify its standpoint in providing prompt decisions to avoid future situations such as the interruption of games. This includes the modification of the existing rule book which serves as the basis of the guidelines for various sports competitions held every year.

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  12. V-League strikes coverage deal with ABS-CBNRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | ABS-CBN News

    Sports Vision, organizer of the V-League, chairman Moying Martelino announced the partnership between the league and broadcasting giant ABS-CBN. The country's first amateur volleyball league received a huge shot in the arm as the V-League struck a partnership with broadcasting giant ABS-CBN Tuesday.

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  13. Sun.Star Baguio, NCCA inks agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Sun-Star

    BAGUIO. NCCA deputy executive director Marichu Tellano and Sun.Star Baguio President/COO Reinaldo Bautista Jr. formally signs a memorandum of agreement to disseminate information for culture preservation, promotion and to tackle different cultural issues.

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  14. 15 Kidnap Attempts Foiled By ESScom Since 2014 - ShahidanRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 23 -- The Eastern Sabah Security Command crippled 15 kidnap attempts at the Eastern Sabah Security Zone since 2014, said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Seri Shahidan Kassim. Shahidan said the number included six kidnap attempts thwarted since January this year.

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  15. Bali Pure, Pocari Sweat early favorites for V-League crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | ABS-CBN News

    Expect a tight battle for crown and glory when action in the 13th V-League gets underway next week with the Open Conference throne up for grabs. Powerhouse team Bali Pure led by three-time UAAP Most Valuable Player Alyssa Valdez and veteran squad Pocari Sweat are two of the top contenders in the eight-team field gunning for the crown vacated by the defending champion PLDT Home Ultera, which skipped the tournament.

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  16. PMA welcomes Class of 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Sun-Star

    Some 395 plebes are now integrated as members of the Cadet Corps Armed Forces of the Philippines during the Class of 2020 incorporation rites on Saturday, May 21, at the Philippine Military Academy Borromeo Field. The cadets are composed of 34 women and 361 men of which 10 were turn-backs who have successfully passed the rigorous summer training camp.

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  17. Saint Louis University is 2nd best BSEd schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Sun-Star

    SAINT Louis University once again proved to be one of the best performing schools for Bachelor of Secondary Education in the country during the Licensure Examination for Teachers on March 20. In the recently concluded Licensure Examination for teachers, SLU was ranked second to University of the Philippines-Diliman as best school for BSEd with a rate of 92.18%. Out of the 179 examinees from SLU, 165 passed the exam led by number eight ranked Magnolia Prado behind Larraine Yapchiongco from the Pines City Colleges who ranked seventh .

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  18. Cari o: Blood for GoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Sun-Star

    THERE is a thesis exhibit ongoing on the third floor of Porta Vaga. On display are art theses of graduating students of the University of the Philippines -Baguio Fine Arts Department.

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  19. Engracio Balita, hospital medical directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Philly.com

    When the Japanese army invaded the Philippines in December 1941, Engracio Celis Balita was 17 and, as a member of his high school's ROTC, endangered. So, to protect Engracio, the Balita family sent him and his brother, Julian, to hide in the Luzon Island city of Baguio.

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  20. Hongitan fired up for Olympic bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Sun-Star

    BAGUIO. Kareel Meer Hongitan is never giving up her dreams of becoming an Olympian as she sets her sight of a podium finish in the 2016 Archery World Cup Stage 3 in Antalya, Turkey this coming June.

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