Dumaguete, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Palace congratulates Tagle for giving PH's second silver in 2017 SEAGRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manila Bulletin

    MalacaA ang congratulated Filipino archer Nicole Marie Tagle for her silver victory in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia "Congratulations to Nicole Marie Tagle for winning the country's second silver in the women's individual recurve archery. She has done the Philippines proud," Abella said.

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  2. Silver lining from archery for PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Manila Bulletin

    A 15-year-old archer from Dumaguete City averted a medal shutout while three boxers took care of business on the first day of full-blown competition of the 29th Southeast Asian Games Sunday. Two-time SEAG champion Daniel Parantac finished out of the podium in wushu, the bowlers started poorly and the water polo team lost its final match on a day Malaysia collected most of the gold medals at stake.

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  3. Global Cebu drawS gritty Kaya, 0-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    GLOBAL Cebu FC's unbeaten streak at home continues after a scoreless draw with visiting Kaya FC-Makati in a very fast-paced and entertaining Philippines Football League match last Saturday night at the Cebu City Sports Center. "We always want to win.

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  4. Cebu Pacific expands its route networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Manila Bulletin

    Cebu Pacific is expanding its route network, with four new domestic and one new international routes to improve accessibility for travellers outside Metro Manila as well as within the region. The airline would begin operations of a thrice-a-week Kalibo-Clark flight on October 30, 2017, linking Western Visayas, including Boracay Island, to tourists from North and Central Luzon, as well as foreigners via the Clark International Airport.

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  5. Neda 7 awarded as outstanding partner of BSPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Sun-Star

    Outstanding partner. National Economic and Development Authority 7 Director Efren B. Carreon accepts the Outstanding Partner award for the Report on Regional Economic Developments in the Philippines given by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Cebu Regional Office.

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  6. Neda exec: NegOcc to get equitable share in Western VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Sun-Star

    AS NEGROS Occidental is set to rejoin Western Visayas in barely two months, an official of the National Economic Development Authority -Western Visayas assured Negrenses there will be equitable income sharing among the provinces in the region. Raul Anlocotan, Neda-Western Visayas assistant director, said Monday, August 14, that Negros Occidental got a "good share of the pie" when it was still with Western Visayas.

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  7. NIR special bodies to be merged with Western, Central VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Sun-Star

    AS THE regional offices of the now dissolved Negros Island Region are preparing to wind up their operations in 60 days, the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental is also getting ready to revert to its previous region. Provincial Planning and Development Officer Ma.

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  8. NIR's dissolution a boost to Region 7's bid in PalaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Sun-Star

    AFTER falling to ninth place in the 2017 Palarong Pambansa, Region 7 gets a welcome reinforcement as six divisions revert to the team following the dissolution of Negros Island Region . This after President Rodrigo Duterte signed the Executive Order No.

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  9. Pinoy Aquaman to swim English Channel on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | MindaNews

    Environmental lawyer Ingemar "Pinoy Aquaman" Macarine poses for the camera before going to his usual two-hour swim practice in Folkestone, United Kingdom. Macarine will swim from Dover in the United Kingdom to Calais in France on Sunday.

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  10. Dissolution of Negros Island Region displaces workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Governors Alfredo MaraA on Jr. of Negros Occidental and Roel Degamo of Negros Oriental will soon have to part ways with the dissolution of the Negros Island Region.

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  11. Wenceslao: Neg Or back to CVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Sun-Star

    PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has signed Executive Order Order No. 38 that revokes former president Noynoy Aquino's EO No.

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  12. Ethnic channel ABS-CBN Regional Channel launches outside the Phils to reach the global FilipinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | PR Log

    QUEZON CITY, Philippines - Aug. 8, 2017 - PRLog -- ABS-CBN Regional Channel ,dubbed the channel that speaks Filipinos language can now be seen by a global audience as it launches in cable, satellite and digital platforms in key countries worldwide. ARC, distributed by the largest and leading Philippine multi-media conglomerate ABS-CBN Corporation through its international subsidiaries and affiliates, delivers a mix of news, entertainment and lifestyle programs featuring the current affairs and endemic culture of each major island in the Philippines.

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  13. Calingin tows Liceo's strong start in Cosdel U18 cagingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Sun-Star

    FORMER La Salle Green Hills guard Paolo Calingin and the Liceo Jr. Titans debuted with a bang in the 2017 Cosdel Inter-School basketball tournament which opened here on Friday at the Nazareth gym. The 17-year-old Calingin, who is a member of the NMRAA team that won the 2012 Palarong Pambansa elementary basketball championship in Dumaguete City, sizzled with 20 points, 5 assists and two steals in besting Merry Child School, 80-75 for their maiden appearance in 18-under boys division.

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  14. Dumaguete bell tower lighting to mark 50th Asean anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Sun-Star

    THE historic Campanario de Dumaguete in Dumaguete City has been chosen as one of the 63 landmarks to be lit Tuesday, August 8, to mark the 50th founding anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations . The Philippines is one of the founding members of Asean along with Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore in 1976.

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  15. Kadayawan promotion heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Sun-Star

    CTOO officer-in-charge Generose Tecson said last Thursday, August 3, that P500,000 from the P1.5 million promotional budget was used for the installation of 12 Kadayawan billboards outside the city - mainly Metro Manila, Iloilo City, Dumaguete City and Cebu City. "Because of the varied happennings in our city and neighboring provinces, we have to admit that it may affect the arrival of tourists during the festival week so we are amplifying our promotion, even outside the city," Tecson said.

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  16. Free tuition in 4 SUCs in Negros IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 5 | Sun-Star

    STUDENTS in Negros Island Region can get free tuition in four state universities and colleges in the region starting next year. These schools were among the 114 SUCs nationwide covered by the Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act, a measure seeking to grant free tuition for students.

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  17. Cebu Pacific launches 2 routes from DavaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | Sun-Star

    Cebu Pacific has boosted its Davao hub as it commences commercial operations of new routes that link the Philippines' largest city to other key areas in the country. The launching of the two new flights, Davao-Dumaguete-Davao and Davao-Tacloban-Davao, is in time for the kick-off of the much-anticipated Kadayawan Festival.

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  18. Airline companies optimistic on Davao tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Sun-Star

    WITH or without martial law, tourism in Davao Region has continued to flourish, driving the region's economy up as proven by the growing tourist arrivals who wish to visit the hometown of the controversial President Rodrigo Duterte, and the revenues it has generated. According to latest data released by the regional office of the National Economic Development Authority, Davao Region's gross domestic product in 2016 increased by 9.4 percent, up by 1.2 percentage points as compared to the previous year The figures are expected to further increase with the staging this month in Davao City of what has been touted as Mindanao's Festival of Festivals, the Kadayawan sa Dabaw.

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  19. Farmers urged to put up coffee shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Sun-Star

    Francisco Vellano Jr., undersecretary for Administration and Finance of the Department of Agriculture , bared this in his speech during the roll-out of the Philippine Coffee Industry Roadmap 2017-2022 of the Visayas cluster held in Dumaguete City. Vellano said farmers are already very good in terms of their knowledge on the production of coffee.

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  20. Negros Oriental backs 'Support Our Troops' projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Sun-Star

    LOCAL officials and other stakeholders in Negros Oriental supported on Wednesday, August 3, the government efforts to end the war in Marawi City and promote peace amid the terror threat in the country. Their pledges of commitment were made during the launching of the "Support Our Troops" in Marawi movement at the Robinsons Place shopping mall in Dumaguete City.

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