Western Visayas, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Bringing government services closer to the peopleRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Ombudsman Regional Office is celebrating its 8th Anniversary in the service of the people of Western Visayas through a Caravan of Government Services.

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  2. AGI plans to build 10,000 hotel rooms in 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    Alliance Global Group, Inc. , the investment holding company of tycoon Andrew Tan, is aggressively expanding its hotel business with the aim of becoming the country's top hotel owner in six years.

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  3. Top dance crews advance to the regional rounds of Smart Jump In Dance-Off 2 regional roundsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Smart Jump In Dance-Off 2, the biggest interschool dance competition of the country, is set to intensify the battle on the dance floor as it welcomes a total of 72 dance crews to the regional rounds, where they are all set to clash for a much-coveted slot to the finals.

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  4. Iloilo airport gets P791-M expansionRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Iloilo International Airport in Cabatuan, Iloilo will receive P791 million for repairs and expansion of the facility in time for the country's hosting of Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation ministerial meetings in 2015.

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  5. AGI eyes becoming PHL's biggest hotel developer by 2020Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    Alliance Global Group, Inc. , a publicly-listed firm led by Andrew Tan, eyes to be the country's largest hotel developer by 2020 by developing 12,000 hotel rooms within six years, the company said in a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange Wednesday.

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  6. Quiapo is new military intel chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Brig. Gen. Arnold Quiapo is the new chief of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines .

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  7. Civil society groups to hold anti-human trafficking summitsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Anti-human trafficking advocates will launch three summits this year that will strengthen cooperation among civil society organizations in preventing labor, women and child trafficking.

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  8. Alliance Global to build 10,000 new hotel rooms by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Tycoon Andrew Tan's Alliance Global Group is building more than 10,000 new hotel rooms in the Philippines over the next six years.

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  9. Cars and Jeepneys sit in traffic at a junction in front of the Iloilo ...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Cars and Jeepneys sit in traffic at a junction in front of the Iloilo Provincial Capitol building, seat of the provincal government, in Iloilo, Panay Island, Philippines, on Friday, July 18, 2014. Close

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  10. Apprehend vehicles without car plates, lightsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Sun-Star

    THE complaints of motorists allegedly being bothered by the rampant apprehension by the traffic authorities of violations of safety belt and safety helmet laws have drawn the ire of many.

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  11. Malilong: Tommy's defense of PDAFRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Sun-Star

    YOU HAVE to give it to former Cebu City mayor Tomas OsmeA a. He doesn't back down from a good argument even if it means taking the unpopular side.

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  12. 29 pupils bag international Mathematics...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Sun-Star

    A TOTAL of 29 pupils in nine public and private schools in Iloilo City recently bagged awards in four international Mathematics competitions held in China.

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  13. P21-B Lgu fund in 2015 not 'pork " lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | ABS-CBN News

    The P21 billion set aside in the 2015 national budget for barangay communities and local government units is not part of the controversial Priority Development Assistance Fund or pork barrel as claimed by leftist groups, Eastern Samar Rep. Ben Evardone said yesterday.

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  14. Philips Hue now available at iStoreRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 16 | Sun-Star

    THE world's smartest web-enabled LED home lighting system is now available in all iStore branches.

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  15. Binay to run vs Aquino should term extension push throughRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Sun-Star

    VICE President Jejomar Binay said Saturday that he will run against President Benigno Aquino III in 2016 should the presidential term extension push through.

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  16. Nationwide immunization drive starts in Sept.Read the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Health will launch next month an immunization drive to combat diseases like German measles and polio, a DOH official said.

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  17. Supply of office space hits new record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | ABS-CBN News

    Supply of new office space in Metro Manila is expected to hit a new record-high this year amid strong demand from the business process outsourcing sector, property consultancy firm Colliers International Philippines said.

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  18. Visayas Newsbits for August 15, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Manila Bulletin

    Bacolod City, Negros Occ. - The Commission on Elections will hold satellite barangay registration every Saturday from August 23 to September 27. Negros Occidental Provincial Elections Supervisor Jessie Suarez said the activity is based on a new Comelec order to saturate all areas for voters' registration.

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  19. Drilon urges DOTC to amend airport maintenanceRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Sun-Star

    SENATE President Franklin Drilon urged on Thursday the Department of Transportation and Communication to amend country's airport maintenance, concerning repairs and rehabilitation services.

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  20. Philippines: Vocal DAP critic Bayan Muna Neri Colmenares also got P25M from fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | IndyMedia

    MANILA, Philippines-One of the most vocal critics of the Disbursement Acceleration Program in the House of Representatives was allocated the economic stimulus fund that the Supreme Court recently declared unconstitutional.

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