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Libanan hails revival of Amanjuray hydropower plant in E. Samar

4Ps party-list Rep. Marcelino Libanan on Sunday welcomed the revival of the one-megawatt Amanjuray hydropower plant in Eastern Samar to help ease the province’s lingering power supply problem. “We are counting on the hydropower plant’s restoration to help provide relief to Eastern Samar residents that have long been reeling from recurring outages and elevated electricity rates,” he said. Libanan was among the keynote speakers at the ceremonial blessing and inauguration of...

Thousands of Siquijor entrepreneurs, students receive subsidies

At least 3,000 small entrepreneurs and 2,000 students in Siquijor received a...

DSWD rolls out ‘Program SOLo’ for single parents in Cebu

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) officially rolled out the...

Immigration agents nab fugitive Taiwanese in Cebu City

The Bureau of Immigration (BI) arrested a Taiwanese fugitive wanted by authorities...

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Bill eyes solution to Metro Cebu’s ‘chaotic traffic’

A congressman from Cebu on Friday sought a sustainable solution to what he called the “never –ending traffic” in Metro Cebu. In House Resolution 1592,...

DA cites P19.7b Jalaur irrigation project in Iloilo

AGRICULTURE Secretary Francisco P. Tiu Laurel, Jr. has underscored the benefits of the nearly completed P19.7 billion Jalaur River Multipurpose Project (JRMP) on rice...

PCG men extract 71 from grounded ferry

Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) personnel in Northern Samar have rescued 71 passengers from a roll on/roll off ferry that ran aground on Capul Island...

Bohol to host 7th farm tourism conference

After a five-year lull due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Provincial Government of Bohol is hosting the resumption of the Philippine Farm Tourism Conference...

PCG rescues man overboard off Camotes Island

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) rescued this week a 43-year-old man, who jumped from a passenger vessel while it was transiting off Consuelo Port...

‘Translate your faith into action,’ Marcos tells Sinulog revelers

President Marcos encouraged the people of Cebu City, who are currently celebrating the annual Sinulog Festival, to translate their faith into action so they...

Panay Island has enough power supply—Energy department

The Department of Energy on Saturday said Panay Island maintains a secure electricity supply amid the temporary shutdown of a power plant on Jan....

CHED launches project in Antique University

THE Commission on Higher Education (CHED) on Saturday, inaugurated special project grants at the University of Antique (UA) as part of the agency’s effort...

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