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Public warned vs scam group
AN OFFICIAL of the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines has warned the public against the proliferation of systematized scam in Zamboanga area concerning right-of-way claims.
Thu May 23, 2013
People's Daily Online
Soldier killed, three hurt in clash with leftist rebels in S. Philippines
A Philippine government solider was killed and three others were wounded in an encounter with the leftist rebel group of New People's Army in the restive southern Philippines on Wednesday, local police said Thursday.
School gets electricity, computers
AN ELEMENTARY school in a remote village in the province of Zamboanga del Norte was provided with electricity and computers with complete accessories from the Maple Tree Foundation .
Mon May 13, 2013
Last-minute PCOS contingency tactics bared
Commission on Elections Acting Deputy Executive Director for Operations Teopisto Elnas, Jr., said the glitches are not all related to PCOS machines, but also include problems in compact flash cards.
Sun May 12, 2013
Minda beefs up power monitoring on E-Day
MINDANAO'S power supply on Election Day is being closely monitored as the Mindanao Development Authority sets up mechanism to help boost inter-agency coordination on addressing any unexpected power-related incidents during polling hours.
Thu May 09, 2013
President Benigno S. Aquino III is not amenable to the controversial money ban imposed by the Commission on Elections due to concerns it may interrupt trade and other economic activities in the country.
'Bidyo Mo, iPatrol Mo' kicks off with films on vote buying, gun ban
MANILA, Philippines -- Filipino voters can now watch films depicting election-related issues and topics in "Bidyo Mo, iPatrol Mo," a spin-off feature to ABS-CBN's citizen journalism arm, "Bayan Mo, iPatrol Mo: Tayo Na." : The Halalan 2013 Series," the new project features short opinion-documentary films produced by student filmmakers who partnered ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
Leading cacao exporter offers loan for DAR beneficiaries
BECAUSE of the huge market of cacao abroad, Kennemer Foods International Incorporated , a leading exporter of cacao product will be extending financial assistance through loan for cacao farmers especially for the beneficiaries of the agrarian reform in Zamboanga, Saranggani and Sultan Kudarat hopefully by next year.
A Zamboanga feast at Keyo's Little Kitchen
It has been my pleasure to dine with my Filipino Muslim friends who always tell me about the exotic flavors of Tausug cooking.
11 senators splurge pork money on 593 'palengke' projects in 2 yrs
FROM THE august halls of the Senate came a good number of the Philippine presidents.
New commander of naval forces in Eastern Mindanao sworn in
DAVAO CITY Navy captain Antonio Habulan, Jr. took over the highest position of the Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao on Tuesday, May 7, replacing Commodore Isabelo Gador who will assume as commander of the naval forces in Western Mindanao in Zamboanga.
Mon May 06, 2013
5 overstaying Filipino pilgrims in Saudi arrive home
Five Filipino umrah pilgrims who overstayed in Saudi Arabia were repatriated in the Philippines, the Department of Foreign Affairs said Tuesday.
Sun May 05, 2013
State agencies ink agreement to help poor Filipinos
Government agencies in the southern Philippines signed an agreement to help curve the percentage of Filipinos living below the poverty line in the region.
Sat May 04, 2013
Troops, rebels clash in Leon Postigo town
THE timely response of the military forces have stopped a group of New People's Army from further extorting residents in the hinterlands of Zamboanga del Norte, an official said Saturday.
Zamboanga's 'most wanted' criminal arrested
ZAMBOANGA CITY One of Zamboanga City's "most wanted criminals" has been arrested by joint forces of the Philippine National Police and the Armed Forces of the Philippines in Barangay Sangbay, Hadji Mutamad in Basilan Saturday morning.
Fri May 03, 2013
Mindanao 2013: richest region is vote-richest
The richest region in Mindanao has the most number of registered voters while the poorest region has the least number of voters.
Wed May 01, 2013
Zambo workers get P13 wage hike on Labor Day
Here's good news for workers in the Zamboanga Peninsula as they celebrate the 111th Labor Day celebration today: the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board has approved a P13 wage increase effective "in the middle of the day" of Labor Day.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Protests meet Aquino's Labor Day message
Jeers instead of cheers on President Benigno Aquino III marked the celebration of Labor Day on Wednesday, a day after the Chief Executive rejected some of the worker groups' demands in a dialogue in MalacaA ang.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Caraga: poorest region no more
Caraga region is no longer the country's "poorest region," a title it held in 2006 and 2009.
ABS-CBN partners with student filmmakers for 'Bidyo Mo, iPatrol Mo'
CBN is adding a new feature to its citizen journalism arm, "Bayan Mo, iPatrol Mo: Tayo Na," by tapping student filmmakers across the country to present their own views on election-related issues and topics.