Senators join nation in mourning Dolphy’s death

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on Senators join nation in mourning Dolphy’s death 

MANILA, July 11 -– Senators have joined the nation in mourning the death of the Philippines’ King of Comedy, Dolphy, an inspiration to many whose demise is a big loss to the nation specially in the entertainment industry.

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Gov. del Rosario makes fresh milk Davao Norte's 'official drink'

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on Gov. del Rosario makes fresh milk Davao Norte's 'official drink' 

NEW CORELLA, Davao del Norte, July 11 – Governor Rodolfo P. del Rosario has enjoined local officials to serve fresh milk to guests during official and social functions in the province, particularly in the barangays.

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President Aquino declares Cabanatuan as highly urbanized city

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on President Aquino declares Cabanatuan as highly urbanized city 

CABANATUAN CITY, Nueva Ecija, July 11 — President Benigno S. Aquino III has officially declared Cabanatuan into a Highly Urbanized City (HUC) in support to the local government’s full development as a self-reliant community.

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DepEd supports 59, 000 poor students in Western Visayas

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on DepEd supports 59, 000 poor students in Western Visayas 

ILOILO CITY, July 11 -– Close to 59, 000 underprivileged secondary students from various private high schools in Western Visayas have availed of the Government Assistance to Students and Teachers in Private Education (GASTPE) Program extended to poor but deserving students.

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Phivolcs set to install tsunami sensor in Zambo City

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on Phivolcs set to install tsunami sensor in Zambo City 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 11 – The Philippine Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) is installing a tsunami sensor anytime this year in this southern port city, a Phivolcs official disclosed.

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Additional performance incentive bonus for gov’t workers to increase productivity

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on Additional performance incentive bonus for gov’t workers to increase productivity 

DAVAO CITY, July 11 — The plan of the Aquino administration to provide performance–based incentive bonus to government employees ranging from P15,000 to P35,000 on top of existing productivity bonus will motivate workers to be more productive, Davao City assistant city administrator Erwin Alparaque said.

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Police arrest suspected drug pushers in separate operations in Dumaguete and Guihulngan

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on Police arrest suspected drug pushers in separate operations in Dumaguete and Guihulngan 

DUMAGUETE CITY, July 11 – Two more suspected drug pushers fell into the hands of authorities in separate buy-bust operations early this week in Guihulngan City and Dumaguete City in Negros Oriental.

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Noreco 2 assures China supplier will deliver millions of pesos worth of concrete poles

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on Noreco 2 assures China supplier will deliver millions of pesos worth of concrete poles 

DUMAGUETE CITY, July 11 – Acting general manager Dionefred Macahig of the Negros Oriental Electric 2 Cooperative (Noreco 2) has assured that the China supplier contracted to deliver millions of pesos worth of concrete poles will make true its promise by the third quarter of this year.

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Amnesty Int'l urges PHL gov’t to show conviction in regulating mining

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on Amnesty Int'l urges PHL gov’t to show conviction in regulating mining 

DAVAO CITY, July 11 – Amnesty International urged the Philippine government to show conviction in regulating mining activities in the country.

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Negros Oriental solon pushes proposed Bacong-Dumaguete-Sibulan national road for priority funding

July 11, 2012 9:29 pm· Comments Off on Negros Oriental solon pushes proposed Bacong-Dumaguete-Sibulan national road for priority funding 

DUMAGUETE CITY, July 9 – Negros Oriental 2nd district Rep. George P Arnaiz has clarified that politics has nothing to do with the listing of the Bacong-Dumaguete-Sibulan conversion road as a second priority of projects to be funded by the Department of Public Works and Highways.

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