Kabankalan (Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Kabankalan (Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 10
Longitude: 122.82
population: 138,314
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Mobile phones for forest guards

By EDITH B. COLMOBACOLOD City — To facilitate easy communication, forest guardians in southern Negros Occidental were recently given mobile phones.Foundation for Philippine Environment (FPE) and Globe Telecom distributed some 100 units to Bantay Gubat ... [Published Panay News - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Sánchez: Arguments against an island region

UNA vez más. Valencia Mayor Edgar Teves, former vice governor of eastern province of Negros, explained last week why he opposes the One Negros Island Region proposal.On one hand, Teves agrees on the one-island region based on improving the economy and ... [Published Sun Star Network - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

NPA leader nabbed in Negros Occidental as group is set to release 4 police captives

Back You are here: Home News Regions Details Category: Regions22 Jul 2014Written by Rene AcostaA LEADER of the New People’s Army has been arrested in Negros Occidental even as rebels have agreed to release later this week the four policemen that ... [Published Business Mirror - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Confab to explore contraception-corruption ‘link’

ILOILO City — A pro-life conference to be held at the Iloilo Grand Hotel on July 25 – 26 is set to explore the link between contraception and corruption.“A contraceptive mentality is the root to a self-centred mindset that, in turn, foments corruption ... [Published CBCP News - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

SC moves Negros judge slay trial to QC

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has transferred the trial of the murder case of Negros Occidental judge Henry Arles to Quezon City.In a resolution dated June 9, deputy division clerk of court Teresita Aquino Tuazon granted the petition ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

School campus’ name stirs controversy

By EUGENE ADIONGBACOLOD City — The Central Philippine State University (CPSU) has named its Cauayan campus after the town’s vice mayor, but some sectors appear to be against it.A photo of the campus’ entrance and a document with the letterhead, “Central ... [Published Panay News - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Tuberculosis easing out of province but …

By EDITH B. COLMOBACOLOD City — Nonstop identification and treatment of affected people is gradually driving tuberculosis away from Negros Occidental.The province has been excluded from the list of areas in the Philippines with high incidence of tuberculosis, ... [Published Panay News - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Jimenez: 'One-island region is simply politics'

LAST week until Saturday, Dumaguete City and Negros Oriental was the fun venue for the holding of the 24th Visayas Unity Ride which I organized. It brought in more than 200 big bikers from Ormoc, Bohol, Tacloban, Cebu, Mactan, Bacolod, Iloilo, Kabankalan, ... [Published Sun Star Network - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

MGB taps experts in studying sinkhole

By Carla P. Gomez | Inquirer VisayasBACOLOD CITY, Philippines—The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) will be tapping experts to conduct an in-depth study of a sinkhole that occurred in Barangay (village) Oringao, Kabankalan City, about 88 kilometers ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 2 reports

MGB confirms Negros sinkhole

MANILA, Philippines - The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) has confirmed that it was indeed a sinkhole that appeared in the middle of a basketball court in a village in Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental.“An in-depth study will also be done to find ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

5 Negrenses fall into sinkhole

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines – The mayor of Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental has asked the Mines and Geosciences Bureau to look into a sinkhole after five residents fell into it and lost consciousness last June 26.The sinkhole, which residents have cordoned ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

More LGUs conferred with Red Orchid Awards

More LGUs conferred with Red Orchid AwardsJuly 03, 2014 01:58 AMBy: Angelica L. TapallaMORE local government units (LGUs) in Western Visayas are joining the Department of Health in the campaign for a 100 percent tobacco-free Philippines.In the Red Orchid ... [Published The Daily Guardian - Jul 03 2014]

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It added: "We, thus, hope that the Supreme Court will take a second look at this issue with an open mind and greater consideration of the realities that are happening on the ground. ... His (Aquino) decision to appeal the Supreme Court ruling proves his readiness to stand for what he believes will benefit his people. That is the mark of a true leader. For that, we give him our support."
...accepted without a doubt my request to declare the week of the event as Motorcycle Safety Riding Week in the CityCity of Dumaguete. I told him "Vice, why are you so helpful here in your office; you go out of your way and go to other offices and check if my papers are done fast? He said, "We are public servants and we are not the boss.""
"What we are doing now is a beginning of our commitment to help reforest Salvador Benedicto. We will do our own efforts too in planting more trees to let our town sustain its forest cover. What we are doing now is for our children and our children's children" Ortiz said
Macias said the fastest way to approve the proposal is through an executive order issued by Aquino, "We have barely two years to work on this. We won't know if the next president will be sympathetic to this cause. But if the next president is sitting in this room, then we know that he heard our voice" he said

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In Negros Occidental: Protests, prayer vigil g... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 29 2014]
Mobile phones for forest guards [Published Panay News - Jul 28 2014]
Sánchez: Arguments against an island region [Published Sun Star Network - Jul 25 2014]
NPA leader nabbed in Negros Occidental as group... [Published Business Mirror - Jul 23 2014]
Confab to explore contraception-corruption ‘link’ [Published CBCP News - Jul 23 2014]
SC moves Negros judge slay trial to QC [Published Philippine Star - Jul 22 2014]
Our man in Washington, D.C. [Published Business Mirror - Jul 19 2014]
School campus’ name stirs controversy [Published Panay News - Jul 19 2014]
Tuberculosis easing out of province but … [Published Panay News - Jul 17 2014]
Big-time "drug pusher" falls, P800T of shabu co... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 12 2014]
Jimenez: 'One-island region is simply politics' [Published Sun Star Network - Jul 08 2014]
MGB taps experts in studying sinkhole [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 07 2014]
MGB confirms Negros sinkhole [Published Philippine Star - Jul 05 2014]
6 persons fall into sinkhole [Published Philippine Star - Jul 05 2014]
The One Negros Island Region proposal: Consolid... [Published GMA News.tv - Jul 04 2014]
5 Negrenses fall into sinkhole [Published Philippine Star - Jul 03 2014]
Martial law ordeal stays fresh in priest’s mind [Published Panay News - Jul 03 2014]
More LGUs conferred with Red Orchid Awards [Published The Daily Guardian - Jul 03 2014]
PCL chief backs ‘Negros Region’ [Published Panay News - Jun 30 2014]
Tree planting highlights Arbor Day [Published Sun Star Network - Jun 26 2014]
Negros Occidental coffee farmers to learn beeke... [Published Business World - Jun 25 2014]
On one Negros Island region Mar assures Negrens... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 24 2014]
Talks continue Mar joins one Negros Island regi... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 23 2014]
243 execs united in one-Negros region call [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 12 2014]
Lumad Basakanon reclaims Aliwan Fiesta crown wi... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - May 09 2014]
‘Block farming’ urged ahead of Asean integration [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - May 04 2014]
President’s sister turns over classrooms in Negros [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Mar 16 2014]
Vehicle Accident - Pacific ocean - west - Phili... [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Mar 04 2014]
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EDIS Number: VI-20140304-42902-PHL Date / time: 04/03/2014 10:15:25 [UTC] Event: Vehicle Accident Area: Pacific ocean - west Country: Philippines State/County: Negros Occidental Location: Hinigaran Number of Deads: 4 person(s) Number of Injured: ...
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