Cotabato town mayor, two officials in graft raps

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on Cotabato town mayor, two officials in graft raps 

MANILA, April 28 – The municipal mayor and two other officials of President Roxas town, Cotabato province are now facing corruption and malversation charges before the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan in connection with a questionable discharge of cash advances.

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Baguio Comelec in full preparations for May 10 polls

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on Baguio Comelec in full preparations for May 10 polls 

BAGUIO CITY, April 28 – Baguio City election registrar Modesto Bahul said Wednesday the Commission on Elections (Comelec) is in full swing of preparations for the first automated elections on May 10 here and the rest of Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).

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Four soldiers wounded in Basilan clash

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on Four soldiers wounded in Basilan clash 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, April 28 –Four soldiers were wounded in a booby trap explosion while in pursuit of the Abu Sayyaf bandits responsible for the recent bomb attacks in Basilan province, a top military official disclosed Wednesday.

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Ambulant vendors from Guimaras avail of DOLE’s Nego Kart project

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on Ambulant vendors from Guimaras avail of DOLE’s Nego Kart project 

ILOILO CITY, April 28 – Ten ambulant vendors from the province of Guimaras were provided Nego Karts by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) as part of the latter’s initiative to assist the informal sector.

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Friends, supporters pour in at Sanchez wake in Batangas

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on Friends, supporters pour in at Sanchez wake in Batangas 

MANILA, April 28 – Friends, supporters and political rivals led by incumbent Batangas Governor Vilma Santos-Recto sent condolences to the family of former Batangas Governor Armando Sanchez who died Tuesday night in Lipa City, Batangas after suffering a stroke.

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Biggest street party in RP to unfold in Dagupan City on April 30

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on Biggest street party in RP to unfold in Dagupan City on April 30 

By Leonardo V. Micua

DAGUPAN CITY, April 28 — The Bangusan Street Party, acclaimed by no less than the Department of Tourism (DOT) as the biggest street party in the entire country, will be re-staged here anew on Friday to be the penultimate activity in the 17-day Dagupan Bangus Festival.

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100% of LGUs in Western Visayas have Citizen’s Charter

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on 100% of LGUs in Western Visayas have Citizen’s Charter 

ILOILO CITY, April 28 – All local government units (LGUs) in Western Visayas have already come up with their respective Citizen’s Charter in accordance with the Anti-Red Tape Act.

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LGUs urged to intensify RH campaign to curb illegitimate births in Western Visayas

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on LGUs urged to intensify RH campaign to curb illegitimate births in Western Visayas 

ILOILO CITY, April 28 – Local government units (LGUs) are urged to intensify their reproductive health (RH) campaign to curb the growing rate of illegitimate births in Western Visayas.

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1,638 inmates in W. Visayas expected to cast votes during May polls

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on 1,638 inmates in W. Visayas expected to cast votes during May polls 

CITY, April 28 -– Some 1,638 inmates from various detention centers in Western Visayas being managed by the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) are expected to cast their votes in the upcoming May polls.

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Central Visayas wage board consults sectors on productivity

April 28, 2010 7:41 pm· Comments Off on Central Visayas wage board consults sectors on productivity 

CEBU CITY, April 28 – The National Wages and Productivity Commission (NWFC) 7 has conducted a Stakeholders’ Consultation Forum to consult labor and management for the government to evaluate their productivity performance.

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