Central Visayas, Philippines Newswire

Central Visayas, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Rondalla concert awes Baguio residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    BAGUIO. More the 100 rondalla practitioners rehearse before the K'libet first Rondalla Music Camp 2017 culminating concert at CAP Convention Center in Camp John Hay.

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  2. Ceneco, Noceco increase power rates for JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    MOST households in Negros Occidental may incur higher electric bills as two power distribution utilities have increased their rates this July. The Central Negros Occidental Electric Cooperative , catering to consumers in the cities of Bacolod, Bago, Talisay and Silay, and towns of Murcia and Salvador Benedicto, reported on July 24 that its residential rate for July is P9.9235 per kilowatt hour .

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  3. Contrabands seized; inmates hold noise barrageRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    PROHIBITED items were seized during a greyhound operation inside the Metro Bacolod District Jail-Special Intensive Care Area in Barangay Taculing, Bacolod City, Monday morning. Personnel of Bureau of Jail Management and Penology -Negros Island Region conducted the operation around 6 a.m. with the help of the police and operatives of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency .

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  4. Pacete: Can Rodrigo Duterte be Rodrigo Diaz?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    WE KNOW Rodrigo Duterte. He is the 16th president of our country starting from Gen.

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  5. Covenant to protect Visayan Sea signedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Governors Alfredo Maranon Jr. of Negros Occidental and Arthur Defensor Sr. of Iloilo join hands with Bureau of Fisheries and Natural Resources Director Eduardo Gongona and Cebu Environment Officer Baltazar Tribunalo Jr. to show unity and cooperation in the protection of Visayan Sea on Saturday, July 22. A COVENANT of Commitment and Cooperation among the provinces of Negros Occidental, Iloilo, Cebu and the Bureau of Fisheries and Natural Resources for the conservation, protection and restoration of the Visayan Sea was signed during the 9th Visayan Sea Summit at Sicogon Island in Carles, Iloilo on Saturday, July 22. Under the covenant, the officials agreed to cooperate to pursue and promote the goals and objectives of each party in the conservation, protection and restoration of the Visayan Sea and to adopt a management framework for the conservation, protection and restoration of ... (more)

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  6. Reed eyes 3-peat in Cobra IronmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    Another round. Some of the world's top triathletes will return to Cebu for the Cobra Ironman 70.3 next month.

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  7. Tell it to SunStar: LRT in Cebu already a mustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    THE Cebu Light Rail Transit project has become absolutely indispensable on account of the national government's decision to construct new bridges interconnecting the four provinces of Cebu, Negros Oriental, Guimaras and Iloilo. The integration of the four provinces is bound to spur more people to migrate to Metro Cebu in search of greener pasture, so we will definitely need those fast-moving elevated trains to move people around.

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  8. Cabaero: Cebu in SonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    In his address Monday, President Rodrigo Duterte mentioned some projects for Mindanao and some road development in other provinces, including in Metro Cebu, but did not cite details. He said he is giving orders to local officials to work on decongesting their roads, like removing obstructions.

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  9. Protests greet Duterte's 2nd State of the Nation AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Militant protesters burn photos of military and defense officials of President Rodrigo Duterte while the presiden is delivering his second State of the Nation Address at the Batasang Pambansa, July 24, 2017.

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  10. NegOcc needs energy forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    NEGROS Occidental needs to have an energy forecast to efficiently utilize its renewable energy potentials, especially solar, a green energy advocate said. Reubin Muni, climate and energy campaigner of Greenpeace Philippines, said the energy forecast based on research is vital in making the right plan for energy use.

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  11. Covenant for Visayan Sea protection signedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Governors Alfredo MaraA on Jr. of Negros Occidental and Arthur Defensor Sr. of Iloilo join hands with Bureau of Fisheries and Natural Resources Director Eduardo Gongona and Cebu Environment Officer Baltazar Tribunalo Jr. to show unity and cooperation in the protection of Visayan Sea on Saturday, July 22. A COVENANT of Commitment and Cooperation among the provinces of Negros Occidental, Iloilo, Cebu and the Bureau of Fisheries and Natural Resources for the conservation, protection and restoration of the Visayan Sea was signed during the 9th Visayan Sea Summit at Sicogon Island in Carles, Iloilo on Saturday, July 22. Under the covenant, the officials agreed to cooperate to pursue and promote the goals and objectives of each party in the conservation, protection and restoration of the Visayan Sea and to adopt a management framework for the conservation, protection and restoration ... (more)

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  12. Colleagues, friends mourn death of Guihulngan police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    Arpon, 43, was killed while engaging in a firefight with members of New People's Army in Sitio Masid-e, Barangay Magsaysay last Friday. Five other policemen were killed while three others were wounded after their police vehicle was ambushed by rebels when they responded to Councilor Edison de la Rita's call for assistance after he had an encounter also with rebels.

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  13. Putting the Super in super modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    They slay the runway and grace numerous print advertisements, not to mention, these faces also join beauty pageants that further recognize them as part of Models' Association of Cebu , the premier modeling agency in the metro. Nurturing and maintaining its identity as one of the leading modeling agencies in Cebu is never a walk in the park.

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  14. Bacolod lawmaker to push for federalism, one-Negros regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD City Representative Greg Gasataya expressed his support to the current administration's bid to shift to a federal form of government. Gasataya is keen to fast track discussions on federalism as he believes this will greatly benefit the people from the Visayas and Mindanao.

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  15. Top 4 drug pusher in Zamboanga del Sur nabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Sun-Star

    GOVERNMENT authorities have arrested a known drug personality in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported on Sunday, July 23. Arrested was Ebrahim Pagranan, who is listed a Top 4 in the watch list of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in the province of Zamboanga del Sur. The police said that Pagranan was arrested in a drug bust operation around 3:30 p.m., Saturday, July 22, at Purok Talisay in the village of Kawit, Pagadian City, the capital of Zamboanga del Sur province.

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  16. Milngavie man shot in front of fiancee just hours before his wedding on island in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Evening Times

    HE was due to be married yesterday on the deceptively beautiful island Philippine island of Cebu in front of 150 guests from all over the world but instead he is now lying in intensive care in a local hospital after being shot and critically wounded while having a drink with his fiancee. Tarek Naggar, aged 44, who is from Milngavie , was the victim of a robbery, presumably picked on because he was a foreigner and looked comparatively prosperous.

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  17. 'Drug lord' in Eastern Visayas shot dead in Talisay CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Sun-Star

    A SUSPECTED drug lord of Eastern Visayas was killed in a shootout with the anti-narcotics operatives in a subdivision in Barangay Lawaan, Talisay City, Cebu around 4 p.m. Sunday, July 23. Senior Insp. Windell Abellana, team leader of the Regional Drug Enforcement Unit in Central Visayas, identified the slain target as Robert "Tata" Dagting, a leader of a drug group.

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  18. Scot shot in front of fiancee just hours before his wedding on island in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Sunday Herald

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  19. Global Cebu FC draws with Meralco in PFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | Sun-Star

    GLOBAL Cebu FC got its second straight draw following a 2-2 deadlock with FC Meralco Manila in the Philippines Football League yesterday at the Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila. After losing starter Matt Hartmann and key reserve Nick O'Donnell in the transfer window to the Davao Aguilas, Darryl Roberts picked up the slack with an impressive PFL debut scoring a brace for the Cebuano side.

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  20. Pages: Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | Sun-Star

    OF all the games that I play , the one I enjoy most is biking. Maybe it's the wind that splashes on your face as you descend at 44 kph.

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