Trade group heads, government officials at 7th Sun.Star Economic Forum

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Trade group heads, government officials at 7th Sun.Star Economic Forum 

CEBU CITY, July 21 – Representatives of the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI), Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) and the Cebu Business Club (CBC) will join the seventh edition of the Sun.Star Economic Forum on July 22 as panelists after the talk on the unpacking of the country’s macroeconomic figures by Fernando Fajardo, economics professor of the University of San Carlos in Cebu City.

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Zambo City bags 3 AIM awards

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Zambo City bags 3 AIM awards 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 21 –Mayor Celso Lobregat announced Wednesday that the city of Zamboanga has captured three awards in the 2009 Philippine Cities Competitiveness Ranking Project (PCCRP), a flagship research undertaking of the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) that measures competitiveness of cities in the country.

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Crusader uses FB to fight casino in Nueva Ecija

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Crusader uses FB to fight casino in Nueva Ecija 

CABANATUAN CITY, Nueva Ecija, July 21 — The fight against the opening of a casino in San Leonardo, Nueva Ecija got a new face – it’s now on Facebook, a popular social networking site.

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Mild quake rocks Laoag City

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Mild quake rocks Laoag City 

LAOAG CITY, July 21 — A 4.2 magnitude quake rocked Laoag City and nearby towns of Ilocos Norte on Wednesday morning, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).

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P9.2M worth of illegal drugs burned in Region 1

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on P9.2M worth of illegal drugs burned in Region 1 

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, San Fernando City, La Union, July 21 — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) burned some P9.2 million worth of confiscated illegal drugs in a simple ceremony last Tuesday here.

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Ebdane vows to open Zambales to trade, tourism

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Ebdane vows to open Zambales to trade, tourism 

IBA, Zambales, July 21 — Governor Hermogenes Ebdane Jr. has vowed to fast track the construction of two major highways worth P100 million that would open up Zambales to the provinces of Tarlac and Pangasinan.

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Mayor Braganza elected secretary general of league of cities

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Mayor Braganza elected secretary general of league of cities 

ALAMINOS CITY, July 20 –Mayor Hernani A. Braganza was elected unopposed as secretary general of the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) during its election of officers and general assembly on July 17 at at Century Park Hotel in Pasay City.

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Eastern grand terminal mulled in Cagayan

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Eastern grand terminal mulled in Cagayan 

TUGUEGARAO, Cagayan, July 21 – The city government has planned to construct soon the eastern transport terminal in Balzain East here to decongest the city metropolitan main roads from traffic woes.

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NVizcaya fun run raises funds for disabled persons’ livelihood

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on NVizcaya fun run raises funds for disabled persons’ livelihood 

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, July 21 — Organizers of the National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) week here said more than P20,000 has been initially raised on Tuesday during the Fun Run for a Cause at the provincial capitol here.

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Pampanga gov orders the removal of shanties along megadike

July 21, 2010 11:07 pm· Comments Off on Pampanga gov orders the removal of shanties along megadike 

BACOLOR, Pampanga, July 21 — Governor Lilia Pineda on Wednesday ordered the removal of more than 20 shanties situated along the protective megadike in this town.

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