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  Batangas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Its capital is Batangas City and it is bordered by the provinces of Cavite and Laguna to the north and Quezon to the east.
The name "Batangas" was derived from the word "batang," which is a term of the natives for the numerous logs found in the Calumpang River, the body of water that runs through the northeastern portion of the town and assumes the shape of a tuning fork.
Batangas was also among the first of the eight Philippine provinces to revolt against Spain and also one of the provinces placed under Martial Law by Spanish Governor General Ramon Blanco on August 30, 1896.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Batangas   (865 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Batangas City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Batangas City is a 1st class city in the province of Batangas, Philippines.
Batangas City is an important seaport and trade center for the province, which is a sugar-growing region.
Cities in the Philippines A city (lungsod, sometimes siyudad, in Filipino) is a tier of local government in the Philippines.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Batangas-City   (864 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Batangas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The province of Batangas and its proximity to the nation's capital, Manila is ideal for those who have the desire to experience the thrill and stimulation of various aquatic adventures with just a minimal amount of fuzz and within a quick and easy access by land.
Batangas is one of the original eight provinces which revolted against the Spanish colonial hold on the Philippines in the late 1900s.
Batangas belongs to Region 4 (the geo-political division of the Philippines) and is bordered by the provinces of Cavite, Laguna and Quezon.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Batangas   (1095 words)

  
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ABOUT BATANGAS CITY The city of Batangas is known as the "Industrial Port City of Calabarzon" and classified as one of the fastest urbanizing cities in the country today and the home of approximately 255,981 peace-loving, hospitable and hardworking inhabitants.
It was proclaimed as a City on July 23, 1969 which became the accelerating point of trading, commercial and industrial activities in the locality.
The city is presently classified as a Regional Growth Center and identified as one of the sites for the Regional Agro-Industrial center and Special Economic Zone as mandated by the Medium Term Philippine Development Plan and the Ecozone Act of 1995.
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 DALNET BATANGAS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The festival, a brainchild of the Batangas City Cultural Affairs Board, aims to revive the centuries-old tradition of dancing the Subli, a dance indigenous to Batangas.
Alejo Acosta, the barrio Captain of Batangas in 1883.
The province of Batangas is 110 kilometers south of Manila.
www.tambayanet.org /batangas/about.php   (3948 words)

  
 The Provincial Profile of Batangas
Batangas was one of the first eight provinces to join the Revolution of 1896 and one of the last provinces to accept American rule.
Batangas is the vibrant new access point for industries locating in the dynamic CALABARZON region and plays a very significant role in the industrial development of the Southern Tagalog region.
Batangas is also endowed with large quantities of mineral deposits such as limestone, gyspsum, clay, bentonite, copper and iron ores.
www.geocities.com /lppsec/pp/batangas.htm   (1506 words)

  
 Tagaytay City & Batangas City, Philippines - General Information - TravelPH.Com
Batangas used to lie along the route of the Spanish Galleon Trade from Mexico to Manila.
The proximity of Batangas to Manila and the good quality of most of the main roads make the province very accessible thereby fueling the local tourism industry and the provincial economy.
Batangas' pre-eminence in the area of eco-industrial growth cannot be disputed.
www.travelph.com /resorts/tagaytay   (1481 words)

  
 Batangas Hotels Travel Guide - History of Batangas
In 1570, Martin de Goiti and Juan de Salcedo, two Spanish generals explored the coast of Batangas on their way to Manila and came upon the settlement at the mouth of Taal River and in 1572, the town of Taal was founded.
The name "Batangas" was derived from the word "batang," which is a term the natives use for the numerous logs found in the Calumpang River, the body of water that runs through the north-eastern portion of the town and assumes the shape of a tuning fork.
Batangas was among the first of the eight Philippine provinces to revolt against Spain and also one of the provinces placed under Martial Law by Spanish Governor general Ramon Blanco on August 30, 1896.
www.hoteltravel.com /philippines/batangas/guides/history.htm   (583 words)

  
 Batangas Travel Tips and Information - Batangas Travel Hotels Resorts Lodging Discounts Philippines
Founded in 1581, Batangas used to be a bigger province composed of the present Batangas, Mindoro, Marinduque, and the southeastern portion of Laguna.
The province of Batangas is bounded on the north by the provinces of Cavite and Laguna, on the south by the Verde Island Passage, on the east by the provinces of Quezon and Laguna, and on the west by the South China Sea.
Batangas is blessed with deep harbors such as Batangas Bay, site of the Batangas International Port, the second largest port in the country after the Port of Manila and the gateway port to Palawan, the island of Mindoro, Marinduque and the Visayas.
alltravelnetwork.com /philippines/travelinfo/batangasinfo.html   (5563 words)

  
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BATANGAS CITY — An employee died yesterday and at least 150 other employees of two electric manufacturing companies were confined in six different hospitals in three cities of Batangas after they suffered food poisoning.
Manarin died at the C.P. Reyes Hospital in Tanauan City.
Lipa City health department personnel were still verifying the total number of victims who were hospitalized, but in the initial listing, 117 patients were recorded.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2004/04/21/PROV200404217759.html   (368 words)

  
 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Batangas City  imposes lower market rentals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Before the amendment, Chapter 6, Section 7 of the Batangas City Tax Code provided that the market stall fee will be hiked 50 centavos a square meters in 2002 until the rent reaches P1.95 in 2006.
The city is host to a number of supermarkets—the Bay City Mall at the heart of the city’s commercial district, the wet-section of the Pilipinas Marko and the various flea markets that sprouted around the city.
Munoz said the city markets would miss the target collection without the increase and cause delays in the proposed renovation of the market’s roofing.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2004/apr/15/yehey/prov/20040415pro14.html   (1016 words)

  
 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Batangas tribute to Doy on Thursday   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
BATANGAS CITY—Grieving for the loss of one of its favorite sons, Batangas will pay its last respects to former Vice President Salvador “Doy” Laurel in a necrological service organized by the provincial government on Thursday, February 5.
From Tanauan City, the late statesman’s remains will be brought to the provincial capitol in Batangas City for the necrological service that starts at 1:30 p.m.
The family owns and runs the Lyceum of Batangas and Stonyhurst School in Batangas City, the Lyceum Institute of Technology in Calamba, Laguna, and the Lyceum-Saint Cabrini College of Allied Medicine in Santo Tomas, Batangas, and the Lyceum of the Philippines in Manila.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2004/feb/04/yehey/prov/20040204pro9.html   (724 words)

  
 The Delapaz Education and Welfare Fund, Delapaz, Batangas Philippines Home Page
Starting with one elementary school and now two in the Province of Batangas, the objective of DEAWF is to provide resources to the school to improve the quality of education.
Batangas province is further divided into four political districts, each having a representative in the Congress.
The total population of the province of Batangas as of September 1, 1995 is 1,658,567.
www.delapaz-ewf.org   (436 words)

  
 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Perez attacks Gov. Mandanas in Batangas City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
BATANGAS CITY—Lakas-CMD Secretary-General Her­nando “Nani” Perez, the former Justice secretary and the ruling party’s secretary-general, who is running for governor of Ba­tangas, attacked Gov. Hermi­lando Man­danas “as our enemy governor” whom he alleged to be “bribing barangay captains” and making “money prevail in the election.”
Mandanas is, however, the partymate of Arman Sanchez, the Liberal Party/Lakas ng Batangas candidate for governor.
He told the Batangas City crowd that attended his proclamation rally that it will be painful for him to lose in the Second District.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2004/apr/02/yehey/prov/20040402pro9.html   (1316 words)

  
 WOW Philippines :: Discover Philippines :: Culture :: Churches   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Rising above the city skyline are the pinkish hues of the Baguio Cathedral.
There is the Bell Temple, north of the city the Maryhurst Seminary with its brilliant gardens, and Lourdes Grotto with its 252 steps to heaven.
The shrine of Nuestra Senora of "Apo Baket" is situated atop the hill.
www.tourism.gov.ph /discover/churches.asp   (802 words)

  
 BATANGAS CITY NATURAL TOURIST ATTRACTIONS, PHILIPPINES (Philippines Travel and Hotel Guide - Travel Informations ...
The distance from Batangas City to Lobo is about 37 kilometers.
Taal Lake and Volcano in Batangas is Southern Luzon's centerpiece attraction The gateway for most visitors is through Tagaytay CIty from the ridge of which can be seen a panoramic view of volcano island.
The area has about three small falls enclosed in a canyon, the highest of which is about 10 feet hugh with water coming out of the mouth of a small cave.
www.philtravelcenter.com /philippines/travelinfo/batangas-natural.html   (1677 words)

  
 Batangas Hotels & Resort - Hotels in Batangas, Philippines. GUARANTEED LOW RATES on your Batangas Hotels Resorts ...
Batangas City Hotels rates are very competitive even as low as 75% off the published rates of hotels.
Taal Lake and Volcano in Batangas is Southern Luzon’s centerpiece attraction.
Batangas is located only 110 kilometers south of Metropolitan Manila, and is very accessible from the national capital by land.
www.travelmart.net /philippinesbatangas/batangashotels.htm   (593 words)

  
 Batangas Power Corp vs Batangas City : 152675 : April 28, 2004 : J. Puno : Second Division : Decision
On October 12, 1998, Batangas City (the city, for brevity), thru its legal officer Teodulfo A. Deguito, sent a letter to BPC demanding payment of business taxes and penalties, commencing from the year 1994 as provided under Ordinance XI or the 1992 Batangas City Tax Code.
Clearly, it is the provision of the Local Government Code that should apply to the tax claim of Batangas City against the BPC.
Section 534, the repealing clause of the LGC, also states that all general and special laws, acts, city charters, decrees, executive orders, proclamations and administrative regulations or parts thereof inconsistent with the provisions of this Code are repealed or modified accordingly.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/2004/apr2004/152675.htm   (2312 words)

  
 McDonald's worker raps hubby of franchisee for sex abuse - Jun. 29, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
BATANGAS CITY -- A woman manager of a McDonald's restaurant in this city has accused the franchise owner's husband of sexually harassing her.
Instead of filing her complaint before the city prosecutor's office, she went directly to the national police headquarters at Camp Crame in Quezon City.
She said she was sexually harassed by Ababao on the night of June 16 and the next morning, June 17, inside the restaurant.
www.inq7.net /reg/2003/jun/29/reg_4-1.htm   (308 words)

  
 Destination: Batangas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The coastal city of Batangas is strategically located at the southeastern portion of the southern portion of the Southern Tagalog province of Batangas.
Blessed with a natural habor, the city was designed with a lucrative port which serves as an essential transhipment point of commercial and industrial activities.
Batangas City is the capital of Batangas province, the lead province in the industrial region known as the
www.mozcom.com /batangas/phil.htm   (385 words)

  
 The Manila Times Internet Edition | REGIONS > Batangas HS grads impressive   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
BATANGAS CITY — Proving that the establishment of a science school in Batangas is indeed beneficial to the province, graduating students of Batangas Provincial Science High School (BPSHS) recently passed the entrance examinations given by leading universities in Metro Manila.
tc "BATANGAS CITY — Proving that the establishment of a science school in Batangas is indeed beneficial to the province, graduating students of Batangas Provincial Science High School (BPSHS) recently passed the entrance examinations given by leading universities in Metro Manila."
The BPHSCA is located at the Provincial Exhibition Center/Sports Complex compound in Barangay Bolbok, Batangas City.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2004/mar/01/yehey/prov/20040301pro13.html   (573 words)

  
 san juan batangas by Philippine Website Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Snorkling and Rock Climbing at San Juan, Batangas Pong, a friend from the College of Fine Arts, told me their PE class, skin diving, is having its open-water...
Batangas City Hotels, Batangas Province Travel Guide, Batangas...
Batangas now->cities districts--portal to the province of Batangas...
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 DAYS HOTEL BATANGAS Resorts Reservation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Plaza Mabini was renovated thru the funds granted to the city government by the Philippine Tourism Authority 1993.
On February 13, 1946, by a decree of the Holy Father, Pope Pious XII, the church was elevated to the "Basilica Minor" of the Infant Jesus and Immaculada Concepcion and was the first basilica to be vested that honor and priveledge in the Philippines and in the entire Far East.
Nino Pastoral Foundation, a religious organization, the Batangas Church Museum was established with honor of the late Msgr.
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 Visit Philippines 2003 Calendar of Events - January to March
Official Festival of the City of Makati by virtue of resolution No. 251 of Jan. 21, 1991 displaying the call of the local Government for the protection and conservation of our ecology.
One of the highlights of the city''s Foundation Day, showcasing the use of teh "Pamaypay"/fan as traditional tool to the surging heat as exhibited in techno-modern folk street dancing competition.
It aptly describes a celebration in the city where Tagumeños met Tagumeños from all walks of life in one occasion and setting since the city of Tagum is a crossroad business center in the northern part of Southern Mindanao.
www.dotpcvc.gov.ph /VPY-calendar/vpy-janmarch.html   (5846 words)

  
 Batangas Philippine Travel Destination - Batangas Island, Fly Philippines Hotels Travel Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Batangas Philippine Travel Destination offers wide choice of hotel accommodations, resort hotels and beach resorts, iterinaries, travel and tours, adventure, diving, eco-tourism and honeymoon packages.
You will also find helpful travel tips and general information that will assist in making up your mind as where to stay or visit while you are in Batangas Island.
We offer online reservations in Batangas hotels, Batangas resort, Batangas diving and white sand beach resorts, Batangas lodging and accommodations, Batangas adventure, Batangas vacation and Batangas honeymoon, Batangas special promotions for leisure and business trips.
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 Batangas, Philippines- Beaches, resorts, trade and industry.
Getting there by car is a bit of an adventure unto itself and the last leg of the road is quite rough but accessible with any vehicle if you take it slow.
Check out what Batangas is famous for on the official Bureau of Tourism website; Wow Philippines.
The Batangas Barako coffee or Philippine liberica plant is in a decline!
www.batangasnow.com   (1029 words)

  
 Hotel & Resorts in Batangas, Philippines
When you get to Lipa City, you will be greeted by a welcome arch.
Microtel Inn and Suites in Batangas is a 57-room hotel strategically situated within the First Philippine Industrial Park (FPIP) complex in Batangas, just south of Metro manila, Philippines.......
Batangas Country Club is just a 2 hour drive south of Manila...
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