Iloilo, Philippines Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Labor reps to raise anew need for wage hike in Western VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2018 | Sun-Star

    LABOR representatives of the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board in Western Visayas will raise anew the need to review the existing wage order in the region amid the reported continuous erosion of the workers' purchasing power. Wennie Sancho, labor representative to the RTWPB in Western Visayas, said Monday, November 5, that they cannot yet file another wage hike petition for private sector workers in the region, including Negros Occidental, as this might just result in an exercise in futility.

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  2. AirAsia Phils. gets certified under IOSARead the original story

    Nov 6, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    AirAsia Philippines has been officially registered as an International Air Transport Association Operational Safety Audit registered operator, following the completion of the IOSA audit. AirAsia's brand new Airbus A320 fitted with sharklets gets the traditional water canon salute upon arrival at Laguindingan International Airport in Cagayan De Oro City on October 28, 2018 to celebrate the airline's newest flight from Cagayan de Oro to Manila, Clark, Cebu and Iloilo.

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  3. UV, Ateneo flex muscles in MiloRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 | Sun-Star

    CEBU bets University of the Visayas and Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu have won their respective opening games in the Visayas Regional Finals of the SBP Passerelle Twin Tournament at the Bacolod Tay Tung High School Gym. UV totally outclassed Colegio de la Purisima Concepcion, 77-33, in the SBP division.

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  4. Let Duterte be: Palma on latest presidential digRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2018 | Sun-Star

    CEBU Archbishop Jose Palma is asking the Catholic faithful to be understanding of President Rodrigo Duterte's latest tirade against the Catholic faith and its observance of All Saints' Day. "His own daughter, Sara , had said that her father is not a theologian.

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  5. Official: PNP abhors violence vs womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | Sun-Star

    THE Philippine National Police downplayed Thursday, November 1, the statement of a women's organization that several police personnel were involved in "state-perpetrated cases" of violence against women monitored since President Rodrigo Duterte took office in 2016. PNP spokesperson Chief Superintendent Benigno Durana Jr. said the PNP abhors any form of violence committed against women and ensured that those responsible for such act will be held liable.

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  6. Partylist system is out of control and should be abolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Like Frankenstein's monster, the partylist system has turned into an abomination, so far removed from what its creators in the 1987 Constitution had envisioned. Instead of representing the poor, marginalized groups, the partylist is now the easy electoral vehicle for the rich, the political dynasties, the communists, the religious zealots, and anyone else with the money and desire to enter Congress.

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  7. Japanese Hiro does good for PH tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Hiro was appointed by the Department of Tourism as Philippine Tourism Fun Ambassador last July. In an interview, she said her goal is to "promote fun in the Philippines through international conversations."

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  8. DoubleDragon buys third warehouse complex siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    DoubleDragon Properties Corporation's industrial warehouse leasing subsidiary CentralHub Industrial Centers Inc. is expanding its presence in the Visayas with the acquisition of its third site. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, DoubleDragon said the new site for its CentralHub industrial warehouse complex is located in Danao, Cebu.

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  9. Warehouse complex to rise in Danao CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2018 | Sun-Star

    A Double Dragon Properties Corp. subsidiary acquired a 5.2-hectare peroperty on Friday, Oct. 26, to house an industrial warehouse complex in Danao City, Cebu, the company said in a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange. The company said CentralHub Cebu will be CentralHub Industrial Centers Inc.'s third site and second major hub in the Visayas, after CentralHub Iloilo.

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  10. CBCP shuns donning of scary costumes for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines has encouraged anew parents to dress their children "like saints and not like characters from the underworld." Manila Auxiliary Bishop Brodarick S. Pabillo, chairman of the CBCP-Episcopal Commission on the Laity, urged parents to refrain from following the secular way of observing Halloween as a prelude to All Souls Day when children are made to dress like monsters and scary creatures.

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  11. MassKara bowlfest setRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Sun-Star

    After hosting a national bowling tournament early this year, Occidental Negros-Bacolod City Bowlers Association and Firebowl Club Inc. will host again the 2018 Sharp MassKara Bowling Festival on October 27 to 28 at Negros Super Lanes in Bacolod City. This trio ladies tournament is a six-game series open to bowling clubs in this city and other localities like Iloilo, Capiz, Metro Manila, Davao del Sur, Zamboanga de Norte, Cotabato, Surigao.

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  12. Espina: Why bother?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Sun-Star

    WHY do the authorities even bother to go about the motions of investigating the Sagay massacre when all their top honchos, from presidential mouthpiece Salvador Panelo, to Armed Forces chief Carlos Galvez, to PNP chief Oscar Albayalde have already cracked the case and named the supposed killers? Hardly had the smoke cleared from the newly harvested field in Hacienda Nene, Barangay Bulanon where nine persons, including those of three women and two teenagers, were mercilessly executed - yes, a mass execution, each victim finished off with shots to the head, survivor Bobstil Sumicad, who lost his son Marchtil, 17, hearing one of the killers mockingly say, "You think you can escape?" followed by a gunshot - than Western Visayas police director John Bulalacao, sleuthing from his office in Iloilo City, declared the suspects to be the New People's Army.

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  13. ABS-CBN: More TV viewers going digitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    CBN Corporation reported that almost three-fourths of non-cabled homes in Metro Manila are now watching television via digital terrestrial television , driven primarily by the robust sales of ABS-CBN TVplus. In a statement, the firm said it has already sold 6.1 million units of TVplus as of October 10 since its launch in 2015.

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  14. Chinese consul general visits Iloilo for strengthened tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ILOILO. Chinese Consul General Jia Li smiles as he received a token from Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. during the former's courtesy call on Thursday, October 25 at the Provincial Capitol.

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  15. Temporary traffic scheme takes effect on All Saints, - Souls daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Sun-Star

    A TEMPORARY traffic scheme will be observed during All Saints Day and All Souls Day on November 1 and 2, respectively. According to Public Safety and Transportation Management Office head Jeck Conlu, the new traffic scheme will be effective at 12 a.m. of November 1. Conlu said that they will be informing the public about the accessible roads near the cemeteries.

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  16. Father, daughter bag prizes at 68th Palanca AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2018 | Sun-Star

    MANILA. Father-daughter duo from Iloilo, Leoncio Deriada and Dulce Maria Deriada, won in separate categories for regional division at this year's Palanca Awards.

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  17. Thousands to flock to biggest football eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | Sun-Star

    MORE than 7,000 football enthusiasts are expected to flock to Clark Freeport to witness the staging of the biggest football tournament in the country dubbed as "Pinas Cup 2018" on October 27 to 30. Organized by Manila Soccer Academy in cooperation with Philippine Football Federation, the event will bring together some 115 teams including participants from across the country. Spectators and supporters of competing teams coming from Cebu, Davao, Bacolod, Iloilo, Cagayan De Oro, Bicol and Metro Manila will also come over to cheer and enjoy the festivities during the four-day football tournament.

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  18. More than a cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | Sun-Star

    SOME individuals in the world exist in a state of obscurity. And yet that doesn't bother them as they know the important roles they play in the grand scheme of things.

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  19. Iloilo Math professor returns to Palanca stage, bags two more winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ILOILO. Math professor Early Sol Gadong, who bagged prizes in two separate categories in this year's Palanca Awards.

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  20. Iloilo wins 3rd place in eGovernance awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ILOILO. ICTMO chief Salvacion Sibonga received the award in behalf of the province during the Digital Cities Philippines Awards held on Oct. 12, 2018 at the Philippine International Convention Center.

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