Kabankalan (Philippines)

Type: City
Name: Kabankalan (Philippines)
Country: Philippines
Latitude: 10
Longitude: 122.82
population: 138,314
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

Martial law ordeal stays fresh in priest’s mind

ARCHIE REY ALIPALO/PN – VICTIM. Media reporters interview Fr. Brian Gore, one of the famous “Negros Nine” who suffered in the hands of the military during martial law.By EUGENE ADIONG and ARCHIE REY ALIPALOBACOLOD City — Reminiscing the torment he went ... [Published Panay News - 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]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

PCL chief backs ‘Negros Region’

By EUGENE ADIONGBACOLOD City — Sangguniang Panlalawigan ex-officio member Raul Rivera believes that a one-island Negros region is better than two independent Negros provinces.Rivera, president of the Philippine Councilors’ League–Negros Occidental chapter, ... [Published Panay News - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Sánchez: Reparations and remembrance

NO DOUBT, these violations of human rights inflicted on upland farming and indigenous communities happened when Ferdinand E. Marcos’s martial law proved that absolute power corrupts absolutely.Last Saturday, I joined my human rights colleague Edwin Marthine ... [Published Sun Star Network - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

Yolanda victims get P26.9M aid

CEBU, Philippines - Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. led the distribution of the P26.9 million cash assistance from Concern Worldwide for the shelter rehabilitation of the Yolanda victims in northern part of the province.Concern Worldwide, ... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

243 execs united in one-Negros region call

By Carla P. GomezInquirer VisayasKABANKALAN CITY, Negros Occidental—At least 243 officials and sectoral representatives from the two Negros provinces— Occidental and Oriental—have called on President Aquino to create the Negros Island region through ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 11 2014 - 1 reports

On one island region plan Negros Or. officials seek for more info, discussions

CEBU, Philippines - The proposal for a One Negros Island Region, merging Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental, must go through a considerable period of information dissemination, to reach out to every Negrense on how the merger works and determine the ... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 11 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

Power interruptions in Leyte, Negros Occidental, Albay and Pampanga

By PNA and U.S. News Agency / AsianThe Leyte, Negros Occidental, Albay and Pampanga provinces are are scheduled to have power interruptions on June 11 and June 20, according to separate notices from the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (N ... [Published US News Las Vegas - Jun 10 2014]

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...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
"In my simple understanding that falls within the concept of merging, abolition or creation of new local governments which requires an act of the legislative or Congress" said Diputado in response to Marañon's stand, which the latter equated with the creation of MIMAROPA, CALABARZON and CARAGA regions

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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]
Vice Governor Lacson questions DENR on waste ba... [Published San Carlos City Interactive - Jun 21 2014]
One Negros island region plan: Negros Oriental ... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 20 2014]
Sánchez: Reparations and remembrance [Published Sun Star Network - Jun 20 2014]
Yolanda victims get P26.9M aid [Published Philippine Star - Jun 17 2014]
243 execs united in one-Negros region call [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 12 2014]
On one island region plan Negros Or. officials ... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 11 2014]
Power interruptions in Leyte, Negros Occidental... [Published US News Las Vegas - Jun 10 2014]
Jimenez: Can Negros be one? [Published Sun Star Network - Jun 10 2014]
Single Negros region pushed [Published Philippine Star - Jun 08 2014]
Kabankalan-Mabinay border seen as regional cent... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Jun 08 2014]
Summit for one-island region Negros leaders to ... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 07 2014]
Kabankalan-Mabinay mulled as reg’l center of is... [Published Panay News - Jun 07 2014]
Negros island region seen before 2016 [Published The Daily Guardian - Jun 07 2014]
Summit on one-island Negros region today [Published Panay News - Jun 05 2014]
Southern Negros LGUs brace for disasters [Published The Daily Guardian - Jun 05 2014]
Negros guvs united behind One Region movement [Published The Daily Guardian - Jun 05 2014]
11 southern Negros mayors form alliance against... [Published Business Week Mindanao - Jun 05 2014]
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