Davao authorities continue imposing tight security on All Souls’ Day

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on Davao authorities continue imposing tight security on All Souls’ Day 

DAVAO CITY, Nov. 2 — Elements of the Philippine National Police (PNP) Davao City Police Office (DCPO), Task Force Davao (TFD) and the Highway Patrol Group here continue implementing tight security measures all over the region during the observance of the All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day.

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Cebu’s tourism sector targets European market

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on Cebu’s tourism sector targets European market 

CEBU CITY, Nov. 2 — Cebu’s tourism stakeholders hope to entice European tourists to visit the province and get a slice of the tourism revenue they bring.

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Kin of Cebu bus mishap fatalities get P40,000 insurance

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on Kin of Cebu bus mishap fatalities get P40,000 insurance 

CEBU CITY, Nov. 2 — The families of the victims who died in the accident involving Jegan's bus last Oct. 27 received P40,000 each as insurance benefits from the Passenger Insurance Management Inc. (Pami).

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Aboitiz Power net income up 13%

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on Aboitiz Power net income up 13% 

CEBU CITY, Nov. 2 — Aboitiz Power Corp. recorded a net income of P18.4 billion for the first nine months of 2012, a 13 percent increase compared to the P16.2 billion recorded during the same period in 2011, it said in a press statement Friday.

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De Venecia seeks 2 malunggay processing plants in Pangasinan

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on De Venecia seeks 2 malunggay processing plants in Pangasinan 

By Leonardo Micua

SAN FABIAN, Pangasinan, Nov. 2 –Pangasinan 4th District Rep. Gina de Venecia, who earlier filed House Bill 6462 seeking to name malunggay the national vegetable, is also putting up — not one but two– malunggay (moringa) processing plants in her home-district in Pangasinan.

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EMB-7 says private dump in Mandaue City illegal

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on EMB-7 says private dump in Mandaue City illegal 

CEBU CITY, Nov. 2 — The Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Environmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB)-Central Visayas has declared the operation of a private garbage dump site in Barangay Umapad, Mandaue City as illegal for allegedly violating the law on solid waste management.

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Cebu’s environment code awaits governor’s signature

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on Cebu’s environment code awaits governor’s signature 

CEBU CITY, Nov. 2 — Cebu Provincial Board Member Thaddeus Ouano said the Provincial Board (PB) submitted last October 20 the “long-awaited” Cebu Provincial Environment Code to Governor Gwendolyn Garcia for her signature.

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Barangay chairman killed in Lanao del Sur

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on Barangay chairman killed in Lanao del Sur 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Nov. 2 -– A barangay chairman was shot and killed by three gunmen in the hinterlands of Lanao del Sur, a military official disclosed Friday.

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Fire hits Pagadian City slum area

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on Fire hits Pagadian City slum area 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Nov. 2 -– At least 25 houses were razed to the ground when a fire hit a slum area Friday in Pagadian City, the capital of Zamboanga del Sur province, a top police official said.

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CCA sets lecture tour in Cebu

November 3, 2012 10:23 am· Comments Off on CCA sets lecture tour in Cebu 

LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 2 -– The Climate Change Academy (CCA) based in this city is set to send a team of lecturers to Cebu for the disaster risk reduction management and climate change adaptation (DRRM-CCA) trainings for officials of the Central Visayas region.

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