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City, 3rd district are declared "free zone"
Bohol Chronicle - Tagbilaran,Bohol,Philippines
The third congressional district of the province as well as the city of Tagbilaran are declared "free zone" by the national arbitration committee of the ...
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Guv asks GMA: Prioritize backbone transmission power project
Bohol Chronicle - Tagbilaran,Bohol,Philippines
Stage 1 comprises of a line from Ubay to Tagbilaran complete with fiber optics strung through high-tension steel overhead towers, and the 100 MVA Tagbilaran ...
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Mayor wants city under Comelec rule
Bohol Chronicle - Tagbilaran,Bohol,Philippines
Erico Aumentado to "ensure that Tagbilaran City be placed under Comelec control" in the light of the controversial designation of a City PNP chief just a ...
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Sundry Chronicle
Bohol Chronicle - Tagbilaran,Bohol,Philippines
Our count indicates that twenty thousand (20000) three-wheeled vehicles and above will enter Tagbilaran in a nomal day and stay in Tagbilaran for the day. ...
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Iloilo City Hall Press Corps off to Tagbilaran
News Today Online - Iloilo City,Iloilo,Philippines
... City Hall Press Corps are off today for a two-day media workshop of the National Power Corporation (NPC) at the Bohol Tropics Hotel in Tagbilaran City. ...
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Risen Christ brings joy on Easter Sunday
Bohol Chronicle - Tagbilaran,Bohol,Philippines
At 10 last night at the St. Joseph Cathedral, Bishop Leonardo Y. Medroso and Bishop Christian Vincent Noel of the diocese of Tagbilaran and Talibon, ...
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Kalinga adopts Zero Rabies program
Philippine Information Agency - Philippines
This was reached in the 2nd National Rabies Summit in Tagbilaran City where rabies coordinators all over the country, with representatives from the World ...
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Obiter Dictum
Bohol Chronicle - Tagbilaran,Bohol,Philippines
Speaking of the Awardee Team Tagbilaran, the complete slate is led by re-electionist City Mayor Dan Neri Lim who has been anointed as the official ...
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RDC wants to impose toll fees on oil tankers
Manila Bulletin - Manila,Philippines
TAGBILARAN CITY – In preparation for possible environmental disasters, the Region 7 Development Council (RDC 7) has proposed the imposition of toll charges ...
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Niños snare four golds
Sun.Star - Philippines
Of the five possible finals berths, the Niños only secured the 45-kilogram division courtesy of Jomari Yuson, who defeated Junel Barimbao of Tagbilaran City ...
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  As such, Aumentado had explained, Congress might not be able to approve on time the calendar year 2010 General Appropriations Act (GAA), giving the country no other choice but to operate on a reenacted budget.
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