Balamban (Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Balamban (Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 10.5061
Longitude: 123.714996
population: 22,283
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Riding in the truck–with the spirits

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Marjorita Cangmaong would feel that whiff of cold air every time she rode the truck given to her by the city government.“Please don’t scare me,” she would plead to what she believed were spirits inside the Toyota Hilux pickup truck ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - 14 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Homegrown coffeeshop chain taps local farmers

CEBU, Philippines - Homegrown coffeeshop chain Coffee Dream will be tapping coffee farmers in Asturias, Tuboran and Balamban in its bid to help the Philippine coffee industry.The company is currently sourcing its coffee bean requirement from coffee farms ... [Published Philippine Star - Oct 24 2014]
Entities: Coffee, Philippines, farmer
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

AboitizLand unveils new phase of residential project

EVEN of AboitizLand is expanding in Mega Manila, the homegrown developer assured Cebuanos it will continue to pour in projects for Cebu in the coming years. An official said a residential project, one of the developer’s biggest, will be launched in Cebu ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

BOARD APPROVES LTI PLAN PERFORMANCE METRICS

Board approves lti plan performance metricsThe Board of Austal Limited has confirmed the metrics that will be used to determine vesting of performance rights for the Long Term Incentive Plan (LTI Plan) which commenced 1 July 2014.As outlined in the FY2014 ... [Published Noodls - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: Austal Ltd, US Navy, Vessel
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

PEZA-accredited industrial park opens in Naga

CEBU, Philippines - Primary Properties Corporation opened its first industrial zone development, the 36-hectare Naga Valley Industrial Park in Naga City, Cebu, which is expected to employ at most 30 thousand people.PPC president and chief executive officer ... [Published Philippine Star - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Austal : Launches Fifth Cape Class Patrol Boat

Cape Class Program Continues at Pace and on ScheduleAustal is pleased to announce the launch today of the fifth in-series Cape Class Patrol Boat (CCPB) at the Company's Australian Defence Facility in Henderson, Western Australia.Cape Jervis is the fifth ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

PH cultivates ‘farm tourism’

A LAWMAKER has passed a measure that would promote farm tourism in the country to attract both local and foreign tourists.AAMBIS-Owa Party-list Rep. Sharon Garin said in a press statement that tourists interested in experiencing life on a farm can add ... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 2 reports

Austal Opens San Diego Operations Office

On October 8th, Austal celebrated the opening of our San Diego, Cal., Operations Office with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Joining Austal's representatives at the ceremony were Mayor Cheryl Cox of the City of Chula Vista; City Councilwoman Pamela Bensoussan; ... [Published Noodls - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Group pushes Ga-as as ecotourism zone

CEBU, Philippines - A group of Cebuano businessmen is reviving its plan to push some part of Ga-as, Balamban in the western part of Cebu to be declared as Eco-Tourism Zone of Cebu.Led by business leader Edwin Ortiz, who also owns the Adventure Cafe at ... [Published Philippine Star - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 2 reports

Austal Launches Trenton (JHSV 5)

, Austal USA successfully completed the launch process of Trenton (JHSV 5) - the second Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) launched by Austal in 2014. This 103-meter high-speed catamaran represents the U.S. Department of Defense's next generation multi-use ... [Published Noodls - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

PH’s shipbuilding competitiveness needs urgent government support

Share this:Balamban, Cebu — A leading shipbuilding firm warned that the Philippines could lose its global competitiveness in labor-intensive industries, such as shipbuilding, if the government fails to develop the supply chain of these industries which ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Cebu declares state of calamity in wake of floods

A Cebu City government owned fire truck rescued stranded passengers at the Logarta street corner F. Cabahug street by transporting them to a nearby area with less water. (CDN PHOTO/JUNJIE MENDOZA)CEBU CITY—Cebu City has been placed under a state of calamity ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 19 2014]

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...Austal Australia's Henderson Shipyard Production Manager, Richard Liley said, "These contracts demonstrate Austal's global systems and support capability. It is very pleasing to grow and utilise our systems and support expertise to deliver to our customers locally and internationally through the broad reach of our global network" . Austal is a global defence prime contractor and a designer and manufacturer of defence and commercial ships...
"Strategically, this is another important step in growing Austal's presence across Australia to support both national and international operators of Austal designed and built defence assets."
"It’s now a U-turn. Ten to 15 years ago all roads were going to China" said De Lima emphasizing that while the Philippines’ manpower has always been an asset, the country's sustained moderate wage increases is another magnet...
Austal Australia President Graham Backhouse said: "The launch of Cape Jervis, on time, in accordance with a demanding production schedule is great testament to the productivity and efficiency of our workforce. Achieving these timeframes is only possible through combined efforts and close collaboration with the Commonwealth and our industry partners. The efficiencies gained through the CCPB Program reinforce Austal's strategy of being a competitive global Defence Prime Contractor that designs and constructs ships, integrates systems and provides ongoing through life support 24/7."

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Riding in the truck–with the spirits [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - 14 hours ago]
Homegrown coffeeshop chain taps local farmers [Published Philippine Star - Oct 24 2014]
AboitizLand unveils new phase of residential pr... [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 23 2014]
Austal continues to grow Systems and Support bu... [Published Noodls - Oct 23 2014]
BOARD APPROVES LTI PLAN PERFORMANCE METRICS [Published Noodls - Oct 21 2014]
AUSTAL : Board approves lti plan performance me... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 21 2014]
Austal : Continues Expansion in Northern Australia [Published 4 Traders - Oct 21 2014]
Isabela uncovered [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Oct 19 2014]
PEZA-accredited industrial park opens in Naga [Published Philippine Star - Oct 18 2014]
Austal : Launches Fifth Cape Class Patrol Boat [Published 4 Traders - Oct 17 2014]
Austal Launches Fifth Cape Class Patrol Boat [Published Noodls - Oct 17 2014]
AUSTAL : USA awarded LCS service contract [Published 4 Traders - Oct 15 2014]
PH cultivates ‘farm tourism’ [Published Sun Star Network - Oct 13 2014]
Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border P... [Published Noodls - Oct 10 2014]
Austal Opens San Diego Operations Office [Published Noodls - Oct 10 2014]
Group pushes Ga-as as ecotourism zone [Published Philippine Star - Oct 09 2014]
Austal : Delivers Eighth Wind Farm Vessel [Published 4 Traders - Oct 09 2014]
Austal Launches Trenton (JHSV 5) [Published Noodls - Oct 06 2014]
US Navy Extends Charter of High Speed Vessel [Published Noodls - Oct 06 2014]
Responsible mining: Key to rural development [Published Philippine Star - Oct 05 2014]
In Central Visayas, DA sees drop in rice produc... [Published Philippine Star - Oct 02 2014]
PH’s shipbuilding competitiveness needs urgent ... [Published Manila Bulletin - Sep 27 2014]
China Business Philippines - 26 September 2014 [Published China Business - Sep 26 2014]
Realtors pouring investments on retirement home... [Published Philippine Star - Sep 22 2014]
Tsuneishi planning to build ro-ro ships 22 minu... [Published Manila Standard Today - Sep 22 2014]
Cebu declares state of calamity in wake of floods [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 19 2014]
‘Mario’ triggers heavy downpour, flooding in Me... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 18 2014]
Philippines: MGB-7 urges LGUs to undertake pree... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 28 2014]
A Jesuit elephant in 17th-century Manila [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 03 2014]
NBI arrests cult leader, finds body of boy, 14 [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 26 2014]
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