Iloilo, Philippines Newswire (Page 5)

Iloilo, Philippines Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Young entrepreneur making a big splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Gone are the days when entrepreneurship was like the confines of the older, wiser and more seasoned people. This time, young and old alike are venturing into business may it be backyard, digital or just a simple garage-based endeavors.

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  8. 2nd Agri-Aqua forum eyes global market for Iloilo produceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Sun-Star

    THE 2nd Western Visayas Agri-Aqua Investment Forum on Nov. 7-9, 2018 at the Iloilo Convention Center eyes to provide avenues for Iloilo produce to the global market. The three-day event is themed "Accelerating Agricultural Investments for Global Markets."

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  9. Segundina AmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Nashua Telegraph

    Segundina Amen, 93, of Merrimack passed away on Thursday October 11th, 2018 at the Maple Leaf Nursing Home in Manchester after a period of declining health. She was born in Pototan, Iloilo, in the Philippines on January 15th, 1925 to the late Augustine and Dorothea Atender.

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  10. Pi ol sees oversupply of riceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The country might have an "oversupply of rice" after the government has authorized the importation of additional rice, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel PiA ol said Monday. "Today, the NFA has approved 750,000 metric tons additional importation,"PiA ol said during a press conference in MalacaA ang.

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  11. House approves on second reading bill revising Corporation CodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The House of Representatives has approved on second reading the proposed Revised Corporation Code of the Philippines, putting the chamber on track for the scheduled implementation in January, 2019. Among other significant provisions, House Bill 8374 or the revised Corporation Code will allow the perpetual existence of a corporation and its creation with only one person as incorporator.

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  12. DA, RDC support for 'Rice and Road' project soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Sun-Star

    THE Provincial Government of Negros Occidental will ask the support of the Department of Agriculture through the Regional Development Council in Western Visayas for the proposed "Rice and Road" project. A resolution approving and endorsing the project to RDC-Western Visayas has been passed by the Provincial Council during its regular session last week.

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  13. Visayas LGUs present food security plan to DARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Local government units in the Visayas presented their respective food security plans to Secretary Emmanuel PiA ol of the Department of Agriculture . Mayor Geefre Alonsabe of Alimodian town, Iloilo province led the presentation to PiA ol at the recent Visayas cluster summit here.

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  14. PRO-Western Visayas cop injured in accidental firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Sun-Star

    A POLICEMAN from Police Regional Office -Western Visayas in Iloilo City was injured in an accidental firing in front of the Pope John Paul II tower at the corner Rizal-Palanca Streets in Bacolod City on October 10. Police identified the victim as Police Officer 1 Larry Dago. Chief Inspector Sherlock Gabana, public information officer of Bacolod City Police Office , said the victim disembarked from his motorcycle to render his duty.

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  15. Himamaylan Nat'l High School tops provincial statistics quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Provincial Statistics Quiz for Junior High School champions Rence Jester Genova, Jezza Mae Detablan and Zaldy Mar Lavada of Himamaylan National High School with the judges, Dr. Felicidad Altalaguire, Dr. Jessamine Calma, and Febe Quingco at the awarding ceremony held in Business Inn, Bacolod City Friday.

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  16. NFA: Retail license for NegOcc supermarkets out soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2018 | Sun-Star

    THE National Food Authority in Negros Occidental will soon issue a license as accredited retailers of the P27 per kilogram rice to some supermarkets and other commercial establishments in the province, its top official said. Frisco Canoy, provincial manager of NFA-Negros Occidental, said representatives of local supermarkets covered by an agreement have committed to comply with the requirements within this week.

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  17. President Duterte commits P41 billion solar-powered irrigations: PinolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Mintfo

    President Rodrigo Duterte has committed to provide PHP41 billion for the establishment of solar-powered irrigation system in the Philippines in the next three years, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol said during the Food Security Summit in Iloilo City. "The idea of providing water by big irrigation system is actually an aged-old idea.

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  18. Wage Order review urged amid surging inflationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Sun-Star

    A LABOR leader has urged the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board in Western Visayas to review the existing Wage Order in the region amid the surging inflation. Wennie Sancho, labor representative to the RTWPB Region 6, said he made such manifestation before fellow members of the Board during their meeting in Iloilo City on Thursday.

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  19. BanKo Perlas Spikers conduct volleyball camps around countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | ABS-CBN News

    Spiking in Butuan: The BanKo Perlas Spikers flew to different provinces in the Philippines to engage grassroots communities to learn volleyball. BPI Direct BanKo, Inc. has reached out to the grassroots in the provinces hauling some balls to smash with the help of its volleyball team, the BanKo Perlas Spikers.

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  20. 2 SAF teams augment for MassKaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Sun-Star

    TWO teams of Special Action Force based in Sagay City, Negros Occidental augmented the security force for the MassKara Festival in Bacolod City this month. Chief Inspector Sherlock Gabana, public information officer of Bacolod City Police Office , said the two teams are composed of eight members each.

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