Iloilo, Philippines Newswire (Page 7)

Iloilo, Philippines Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Iloilo, Philippines. (Page 7)

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  1. GraduationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    I had the privilege of addressing the 2018 graduating classes of the University of the Philippines Visayas in Miagao, Iloilo, and UP Cebu last June. I was happy to see the joy in the eyes of the graduates as they celebrated completing at least four years of UP education.

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  2. 250 Petron scholars in Cebu get school suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Sun-Star

    SCHOOL SUPPLIES. Petron scholars, together with their parents, lined up for their school supplies and shoes during the distribution ceremony held recently in SM City Cebu.

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  3. GERI earnings rise on mall earningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Megaworld subsidiary Global Estate Resorts, Inc. , the Philippines' largest developer of integrated tourism estates, reported an 18 percent growth in net income to P794 million in the first half of 2018 from P670 million during the same period last year. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, GERI said attributable net income also rose 18 from P691 million in the first half of 2017 to P814 million this year.

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  4. Lascu a looks to end drought in BacolodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Multi-titled Tony Lascuna hopes to end the drought on the very course where he posted a thrilling victory two years ago as he spearheads the stellar cast in the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge unfolding tomorrow at the Bacolod Golf and Country Club in Binitin. The former three-time Philippine Golf Tour Order of Merit winner has never tasted victory since ruling the PGT Forest Hills Championship in June last year, blaming his poor form, particularly putting, and the endgame breaks that had seemed not to go his way plus the surge of the young guns, led by Jobim Carlos.

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  5. Pinoy fighters Pacio, Catalan could be on a collision courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | ABS-CBN News

    After their impressive wins in Manila, Pinoy straaweights Joshua Pacio and Rene Catalan have both made their cases as top contenders in the division ONE: REIGN OF KINGS last 27 July at the SM Mall of Asia Arena proved to be a good night for the Filipino mixed martial artists that showcased their talents on the stacked card. Capped off by Team Lakay's Kevin 'The Silencer' Belingon capturing the ONE Interim Bantamweight World Championship, the Filipino contingent went for a perfect 4-0 sweep on the night, which also included victories from former ONE Lightweight World Champion Eduard 'Landslide' Folayang, as well as a couple of strawweight contenders in Joshua 'The Passion' Pacio and Rene 'D'Challenger' Catalan.

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  6. PH students bag medals in 2 China math contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The Philippine teams at the 14th China Northern Mathematical Olympiad and 15th China Southeast Mathematical Olympiad. They bagged 3 gold and 2 bronze medals at the 14th China Northern Mathematical Olympiad in Taizhou City, Zhejiang and 15th China Southeast Mathematical Olympiad in Jinjiang City, Fujian.

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  7. Top pros gear up for Visayan swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The men of the Philippine Golf Tour gear up for another grueling southern campaign with a four-leg Visayan swing on tap beginning with the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge on Wednesday at the Bacolod Golf and Country Club. The organizing Pilipinas Golf Tournaments, Inc. will actually stage two events in the premier city in Western Visayas with Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club hosting the next stop for the ICTSI Negros Occidental Classic on Aug. 15-18.

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  8. The picturesque view of the Molo Church.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | Sun-Star

    ILOILO City is one of the sought-after destinations among tourists. In fact, I am one of those who dream of visiting the place one day.

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  9. 4 relocation sites eyed for Boracay wetland residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    ILOILO City-Residents whose houses sit atop wetlands at world-famous Boracay Island in Malay town, Aklan province can be relocated to any of the four identified sites. This is one of the wetlands recovered at world-famous Boracay Island in Malay town, Aklan province.

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  10. Barangay Granada wins DOH Sandugo awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | Sun-Star

    BARANGAY Granada in Bacolod City won the 2018 Sandugo award given by the Department of Health on August 1 in a ceremony held at Punta Villa in Iloilo City. Barangay captain Alfredo Talimodao and several others received the said award, which has been a product of the worthwhile efforts of the barangay officials and the people who voluntarily donated their blood for the sake of saving the lives of others.

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  11. More options, more funRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    More entertainment choices are offered to Filipino families with ABS-CBN TVplus launching five new channels in Metro Manila, Rizal, Cavite, Laguna, and Metro Cebu. : ABS-CBN TVplus product manager Alvin Ebrada, Asianovela Channel head Carlota Rosales, Movie Central channel head Ronald Arguelles, Jeepney TV channel head Cindy de Leon, MYX VJ Ai, and O Shopping business development head Paper Reyno O Shopping, a home TV shopping channel, is accessible permanently free of charge, while the other four new channels will be on free trial until Dec 31, 2018.

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  12. La vida rica starts here at Richmonde Hotel Iloilo's modern and bright lobby.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | Sun-Star

    OLD cathedrals, historic mansions, vibrant festivals, the food, Iloilo is rich in its culture and cuisine. The scenes, like they say, "never grow old."

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  13. Taxi operators in NegOcc may seek fare adjustments if higher oil prices persistRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Sun-Star

    THE Taxi Operators of Negros Occidental may also seek for another fare adjustments among taxis in the province if increasing trend on the pump prices of petroleum products, especially gasoline, will continue, its top official said. Mario Eusebio, president of Tono, said on Wednesday, August 1, Bacolod City was among the first to have the recalibration of taxi meters in the country, specifically in May to June this year.

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  14. First batch of modern PUVs launched in IloiloRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Mintfo

    The Department of Transportation - Land Transportation Franchising & Regulatory Board on July 31 launched the first batch of modernized Public Utility Vehicles in Western Visayas that will ply new routes in Iloilo. DOTr said during the launch, transportation officials conducted a consultation meeting with PUV operators and drivers in the province of Iloilo, along with a motorcade of the units and free rides for the public.

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  15. Iloilo hailed for updating Schedule of Market ValuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Sun-Star

    THE Provincial Assessor's Office has been commended by the Commission on Audit for updating Iloilo's Schedule of Market Values which took effect this year and could help rake in more revenues after 14 years of non-revision. SMV is an approved schedule of base market values for different classes of real property used by the provincial, city or municipal assessor as basis for the appraisal and assessment of real properties.

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  16. UP reminds public of other means to submit UPCAT application formsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    To avoid suffering from long queues, the University of the Philippines reminded applicants to the College Entrance Test to utilize other means to submit their application forms. Students together with their parents and guardians trooped to the University of the Philippines Admission office as they apply on the last day of filing of application for the UP College admission test or UPCAT, July 30, 2018.

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  17. Iloilo jeepney fare hike reduced by 50 centavosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    Iloilo City- There is a 50-centavo reduction on the jeepney fare hike that is approved for the city and province of Iloilo. Richard OsmeA a, Western Visayas regional director of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board , clarified the jeepney fare hike is only P2 and not P2.50.

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  18. Drug raps filed vs 7 personsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Sun-Star

    DRUG charges were separately filed Monday, July 30, against seven persons who were arrested for illegal drugs over the weekend. Superintendent Noel Polines, chief of Silay City Police Station, said charges for violation of Sections 11 or possession of illegal drugs and 12 or illegal possession of drug paraphernalia of Republic Act 9165 or Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 were filed against target-listed Sammy Aguirre; his son Alson, a level-three high-value target; his wife Alma, a newly identified drug personality; Alson's partner, Rodjilyn Pelota, a drug surrenderee; and the family's courier, Bryan Serano, a newly identified drug suspect.

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  19. HirNa starts serving Western VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Sun-Star

    CURRENTLY being embraced by key cities such as Davao, Cagayan de Oro and Iligan, HirNa is now set to offer its ride-hailing app in Western Visayas. The passengers in the region have long been clamoring for a reliable, safe and "zero-booking fee" hailing service, and that's what hirna will provide, it said in a statement.

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  20. DepEd lauds PH girls basketball team in ASGRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Manila Bulletin

    The Department of Education commended the members of the Philippine's girls basketball team who participated in 2018 ASEAN Schools Games . "This is an empowering and inspiring milestone for all the female athletes of the country," DepEd Assistant Secretary and Palarong Pambansa Secretary General Atty.

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