Xiamen, China execs visit Cebu amid outcry over Manila hostage crisis

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on Xiamen, China execs visit Cebu amid outcry over Manila hostage crisis 

CEBU CITY, Aug. 25 — Officials of Xiamen, China visited Cebu Tuesday and sought to strengthen cooperation and cultural ties with Cebu City amid the outcry over the violent hostage-taking in Manila last Monday, which resulted in the death of seven Hong Kong tourists.

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'Gulayan sa Barangay' intensified in Dagupan

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on 'Gulayan sa Barangay' intensified in Dagupan 

DAGUPAN CITY, Aug. 25 — The program "Gulayan sa Barangay" was intensified here with the distribution of a variety of vegetable seeds to some barangays by Mayor Benjamin Lim, assisted by City Agriculture Officer Emma Molina.

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Army soldier dies in Isabela road mishap

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on Army soldier dies in Isabela road mishap 

NARVACAN, Ilocos Sur, Aug. 25 — An army soldier died when his motorcycle collided with a van along the national highway in Barangay Alibagu, Ilagan, Isabela Tuesday, a report reaching the Philippine Army headquarters here stated.

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DOE undertakes electrification project in remote Basilan town

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on DOE undertakes electrification project in remote Basilan town 

TABUAN LASA, Basilan, Aug. 25 — The more than 25,000 residents of this newly-created municipality will soon have electricity.

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Japanese to conduct skills training for Dagupan folk

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on Japanese to conduct skills training for Dagupan folk 

DAGUPAN CITY, Aug. 25 — A group of Japanese retirees is coming here shortly to conduct skills training for unemployed youth and adults in Dagupan.

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Army general to hand over P20,000 financial assistance to rebel returnee in Negros Oriental

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on Army general to hand over P20,000 financial assistance to rebel returnee in Negros Oriental 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Aug. 25 -– Maj. Gen. Vicente Porto, commanding general of the 3rd Infantry Division of the Philippine Army based in Jamindan, Capiz, will hand over Thursday a special cash assistance of P20,000 to rebel returnee Rodolfo Alimin Jr.

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Gov’t agencies sign manifesto to support this year’s Davao trade expo

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on Gov’t agencies sign manifesto to support this year’s Davao trade expo 

DAVAO CITY, Aug. 26 — Government agencies signed a joint manifesto vowing to support the 12th Davao Trade Expo (DATE 2010) slated on November 5 to 7 at the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas building here to regain Davao Region’s post as the top-performing region in terms of gross regional domestic product (GRDP).

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Assessment up on the vulnerability of the Maasin Watershed to climate change

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on Assessment up on the vulnerability of the Maasin Watershed to climate change 

ILOILO CITY, Aug. 26 – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and other stakeholders are now in the process of making assessment on the vulnerability of the Maasin Watershed to climate change.

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Cotabato PNP seize 8 firearms in intensified drive

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on Cotabato PNP seize 8 firearms in intensified drive 

COTABATO CITY, Aug. 26 – Police authorities here seized eight firearms from suspected lawless elements in an intensified drive against criminality this month.

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Two wanted ASG terrorists nabbed in Zamboanga City

August 26, 2010 11:23 am· Comments Off on Two wanted ASG terrorists nabbed in Zamboanga City 

MANILA, August 26 –- Two wanted Abu Sayyaf terrorists with a combined million peso bounty were captured by combined police elements during an operation in Zamboanga City on Wednesday.

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