Monthly Archives: July 2018

Uratex to set up plants in Butuan and GenSan

THE POLYFOAM Chemical Corp., the company behind Uratex Foam brand, is intensifying its presence in the Visayas and Mindanao area as it is looking at opening three more factories in the two key areas this year.

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Alleged weed dealer arrested in buy-bust

AN ALLEGED drug pusher was arrested by the Talomo police in a buy-bust operation conducted at Descuatan Street, Kalye Lahat Pogi, Purok 11, Barangay Lubogan, Toril at 10:15 p.m. on Monday.

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PWDs urge rights reinforcement

IN THE recently completed National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week, advocates call for the strengthening and implementation of laws supporting rights of persons with disabilities in the city.

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NPA rebels hold, release Cafgu

A TRIBAL chieftain was abducted by alleged members of the New People’s Army in Surigao del Sur Monday morning.

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Lianga, Surigao sur LGU creates command post to help Lumads

THE EASTERN Mindanao Command commended the local government of Lianga for establishing the Incident Command Post, which manages the different interventions for the Lumads who have been staying in Diatagon gymnasium in Lianga, Surigao Sur since July 15.

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Mayor signs EO on LCC

MAYOR Sara Duterte signed an executive order reconstituting the City Literacy Coordinating Council with the passing of RA 10122, which amended RA 7165, or the Act Creating the Literacy Coordinating Council.

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House approval

-Bangsamoro Organic Law now in PRRD’s hands THE HOUSE of Representatives yesterday ratified the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), the first act under the leadership of newly elected House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.


No council session

THERE WAS no regular session at the city council yesterday.

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Body found at NCCC Mall still unclaimed

THE LAST body recovered at the burnt NCCC Mall is still unclaimed two weeks after it was found.

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Wanderlust | Old world vibe

While some old buildings are refurbished to look new, we recently visited a modern one designed to look, well, pre-colonial.

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