Iloilo, Philippines Newswire (Page 4)

Iloilo, Philippines Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Iloilo, Philippines. (Page 4)

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  1. Danny Fajardo, Panay News founder, dies at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Sun-Star

    DANIEL "Danny" Fajardo, founder of regional newspaper Panay News, has passed away on Monday night, September 10 at the Asian Hospital and Medical Center in Alabang, Muntinlupa City, according to a statement published in Panay News. He was 72. Fajardo, who had served as publisher and editor-in-chief of the Iloilo-based paper for decades, is considered one of the pillars of Western Visayas media, the statement said.

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  2. Bacolod teams win 3X3 cagingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Sun-Star

    Bacolod Tay Tung High School Thunderbolts and University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos Rams rule the 3X3 basketball tourneys over the weekend Bacolod Tay Tung High School Thunderbolts and University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos Rams rule the 3X3 basketball tourneys over the weekend BACOLOD Tay Tung High School Thunderbolts and the University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos Rams triumphed in separate 3X3 basketball tournaments over the weekend. Thunderbolts will represent Western Visayas in the 3X3 Wilson Basketball Challenge in Manila after ruling the 13 and under division played at Trinity Christian School.

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  3. Iloilo hailed as - Most Bike-Friendly City' in PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ILOILO City was hailed as the "Most Bike-Friendly City" in the Philippines during the Phil-Bike Awards 2018, Sunday, September 9, at the World Trade Center in Manila. As stated on the plaque, the city was seen practicing "sustainable bike programs, supporting the biking community and promoting environmental awareness."

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  4. Pump prices up by P0.65/liter this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    As the Dubai crude - the Asian oil market's pricing benchmark - was still on wild upswing last week, consumers are in for another round of financial burden this week as pump prices of both diesel and gasoline products climbed by P0.65 per liter. Kerosene product prices had also gone higher by P0.65 per liter this week, making dent on households generally using it for their lighting as well as cooking; and will likewise be affecting industries leaning on it, such as the aviation sector.

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  5. Alternatives to ease nutritional impact of rising inflationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The National Nutrition Council , an attached agency of the Department of Health , is pushing for alternatives to ease the negative impact of the rising inflation rate. Western Visayas regional coordinator of the National Nutrition Council Nona Tad-y "When prices increase, there is a corresponding decrease in consumption for families.

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  6. Feast of Saint Nicholas of Tolentino to be celebrated tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Roman Catholics will observe tomorrow the Feast of Saint Nicholas of Tolentino , a popular and widely venerated saint of the Roman Catholic Church. Feast masses and other commemorative rites will be held in the Dioceses of Cabanatuan, Mati, and Tandag; as well as in Cabatuan, Iloilo; Anda, Pangasinan; and at the University of Negros Occidental, Recoletos, Bacolod City in honor of its patron.

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  7. Pacete: The awe-inspiring Titot JisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Sun-Star

    HE IS a senior citizen but he doesn't look like one in his ways, in his manner, and in his disposition. He is my friend... but, what makes him awe-inspiring? He is "hombre de calle."

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  8. Schrock is back in AzkalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Stephan Schrock warms up during in Ceres Negros FC'slast game in the PFL against Stallion Laguna FC at Panaad Stadium.

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  9. Connecting Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao via land travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    When I was still in elementary, my father Manuel Lamentillo would tell me about the San Juanico Bridge, a 2.16-km bridge connecting the island provinces of Samar and Leyte. Whenever we went home to Iloilo, I'd often wonder why we had to take boats or airplanes to travel to nearby Negros Occidental.

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  10. NegOcc veterinarian awarded as Presidential Lingkod BayanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Provincial Veterinarian Renante Decena receives the Presidential Lingkod Bayan award from CSC Commissioner Leopoldo Roberto Valderosa , Regional Director Rodolfo Encajonado and members of the Honor Awards Program and Regional Committee on Awards in rites held at CSC Regional Office in Iloilo City on thursday.

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  11. Pavia school teacher among most outstanding FilipinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2018 | Sun-Star

    Alma Janagap, EdD, a Master Teacher II at Pavia National High School, was among the four teachers conferred with the prestigious award which aims to recognize outstanding Filipinos who are responsible citizens, exemplary public servants, and agents of positive change in their respective communities. A HIGH school teacher from the Municipality of Pavia, Iloilo was chosen as one of the Ten Outstanding Filipinos by Metrobank Foundation Inc. this year.

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  12. Traveloka's list of 75 best hotels in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ONE of the biggest travel expenses is undeniably one's accommodations. There are a lot of low-cost options but sometimes they aren't as clean, safe, or comfortable as advertised; pictures can be misleading, after all.

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  13. Badiangan to host 13th Farmer's CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Sun-Star

    THE Municipality of Badiangan that is known for its booming organic farming and high-value crops will host the 13th Iloilo Provincial Farmer's Congress on Friday, September 7. The congress, organized by the Iloilo Provincial P4MP Federation of Farmer's Associations, will be anchored on the theme - "Para sa Panguma nga Mainuswagon, Agribusiness Adoptaron" . Elias Sandig Jr., assistant provincial agriculturist, explained that the congress will focus on agribusiness as key to developing marginalized farmers.

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  14. Bacolod not main source of illegal drugs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Sun-Star

    Bacolod City Mayor Evelio Leonardia , chair of the City Anti-Drug Abuse Council , welcomes newly installed PDEA provincial office head Jose Tomabini , during his courtesy call at the Government Center Monday. Joining the mayor is Supervising and Administrative Officer Federico Guanzon Jr. , and Cadac members.

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  15. 86 illegal fishers fall in Concepcion, CarlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Sun-Star

    A TOTAL of 86 fishermen were apprehended by authorities due to illegal fishing in municipal waters of Conception and Carles earlier this month despite rough seas triggered by low-pressure areas and tropical depressions. These erring fishermen were caught fishing using active gears like trawl, ring net, and modified bag net or locally known as "baskal" within the municipal waters and without permits from the municipal governments concerned.

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  16. Construction of P11.2-B Jalaur irrigation project to begin ahead of scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The construction of the P11.212-billion Jalaur River Multipurpose Project in Iloilo could start earlier than expected following the contract signing between the National Irrigation Administration and Daewoo Engineering and Construction Co., Ltd. NIA Administrator Ricardo Visaya and Daewoo Manila branch manager Se Won Park led the signing of the contract last Monday. The JRMP Stage II is the eighth biggest irrigation project to ground break under the Duterte administration, and the second to be funded by the Korean Export-Import Bank.

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  17. Sustainable farm tourism at Philippine Harvest in Central SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | Ajay's Writings on the Wall

    One trade fair I always look forward to visiting is the Philippine Harvest regularly happening in BGC Central Square. Last August 24-26, SSI Group in partnership with the Department of Tourism and the Tourism Promotions Board brought together DOT-accredited farm sites across the different regions together with selected travel agencies and 30 local food exhibitors.

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  18. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Business Wire

    ... customer engagement and technology-enabled BPO solutions, announced today that it has broken ground in Iloilo, Philippines... )--InvenTrust Properties Corp. ("InvenTrust" or the "Company") today announced that Michael Podboy has informed the ...

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  19. SC issues rules in dealing with cybercrime casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Six years after the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 under Republic Act 10175 was signed into law, the Supreme Court has finally laid down the rules of court in the issuance of warrants and related orders in the enforcement of punishable acts as provided in the law. In an administrative matter unanimously approved last month by all SC justices, the rules on warrants and orders involve "the preservation, disclosure, interception, search, seizure, and/or examination, as well as the custody, and destruction of computer data" under RA 10175.

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  20. Espina: Death of a lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ANYONE who still harbors the illusion that the City of Smiles is somehow insulated from the bloody mayhem unleashed by Presidente Rodrigo Duterte should now be disabused after the murder of lawyer Rafael Atotubo by all too common "riding-in-tandem" killers. The hit on Atotubo - that is exactly what it was, a well-planned, well-executed assassination - is the perfect demonstration of the culture of impunity that has long infested Philippine society but never as markedly as now, under a president who seems to revel in death.

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