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SP seeks scientific debate on Ivermectin use vs. Covid

April 17, 2021

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO The Bacolod Sangguniang Panlungsod is strongly requesting for a more intellectual, unbiased, scientific, and no-competitive financial interest debates and discussions on the inclusion of Ivermectin in...

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Committee starts probe on cutting of trees

April 17, 2021

BY ADRIAN P. NEMES III The committee formed by Bacolod Mayor Evelio Leonardia to spearhead the investigation on the cutting of decades-old trees along the Araneta Highway beside the old...

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Victorias, MPadilla gov’t halls placed on temporary lockdown

April 17, 2021

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN The city and town halls of Victorias and Moises Padilla in Negros Occidental were placed on temporary lockdown yesterday for disinfection, after two employees tested positive...

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Kadamay member shot dead

April 17, 2021

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN Two suspects on a motorcycle shot and killed a member of the Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap, a militant urban poor organization, in Brgy. Mambulac, Silay City,...

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NPAs admit burning of equipment

April 17, 2021

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN The New People’s Army Roselyn Jean Pelle Command has claimed responsibility for the burning and destruction of three heavy equipment on April 12 in Brgy. Consing,...

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Apply for DOT accreditation, resorts urged

April 17, 2021

BY ADRIAN P. NEMES III The newly-installed officer-in-charge of the Department of Tourism in Western Visayas, Christine Mansinares, is encouraging resorts, bars, and restaurants to apply for accreditations with the...

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BUSINESS

DOLE job fair, summit set on Labor Day

The Department of Labor and Employment will hold a nationwide online job fair and summit on May 1, Labor Day. “We are preparing for an extensive job fair on May 1, and all of our regional offices and Public Employment

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DOLE job fair, summit set on Labor Day

April 17, 2021

The Department of Labor and Employment will hold a nationwide online job fair and summit on May 1, Labor Day. “We are preparing for an extensive job fair on May...

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Stocks gauge down, peso firm vs. dollar

April 17, 2021

The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) ended the week in the negative territory while the peso finished still on sideways against the US dollar. The main stocks gauge shed 0.69...

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Duterte lifts moratorium on mineral agreements

April 16, 2021

President Rodrigo Duterte has issued an executive order lifting the nine-year moratorium on mineral agreements to spur economic growth, and to support projects and programs of the government. Duterte signed...

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PNP remits P6B income tax

April 16, 2021

The Philippine National Police has remitted a total of P6,108,152,968 to the Bureau of Internal Revenue for the income tax of its personnel for the fiscal year 2020. PNP chief,...

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STARLIFE

Art District transformed

BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO The pandemic failed to prevent local artists from unleashing their creativity that led to the transformation of the Art District in Barangay Mandalagan, Bacolod City, into another place of attraction in the city. Visual artist Charlie

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My social bubble

It’s hard to believe that more than a year has passed since the pandemic has forced me to stay within the confines of my home here in Bacolod. I was supposed to have left for my other home in Paris,

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