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  Bato - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bato is the name of a Dardanian king in 4th B.C. Bato is the name of few leaders of the Illyrian uprising against the Romans in Pannonia in 6 A.D. Bato, Athenian comic poet" is the name of a Greek comic poet
Bato is the name of three places in the Philippines:
Bato/Vato is a Spanish Gypsy (gitano caló) word adopted into the slang of Mexican Americans and gangs in northern Mexico, with the meaning "man" or "dude"
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bato   (147 words)

The province of Leyte is one of the six provinces of Eastern Visayas Region in Central Philippines.
Carigara Bay bound it on the north, San Juanico Strait and Leyte Gulf in the east, Visayas Sea and Ormoc Sea in the west, and the province of Southern Leyte in the south.
Leyte is a showcase of rich history and culture set in an unspoiled environment of natural beauty and rustic elegance.
darfu8.tripod.com /rp_leyte.htm   (1596 words)

 About Bato, Leyte
Originally, the municipality of Bato, located on the southern part of the province of Leyte, was a point site bounded by the municipalities of Hilongos and Matalom, barely 7 kilometers from Hilongos on the northern part and 5.5 kilometers on the south to Matalom.
How the municipality got its present name BATO which means stone in the local dialect is a tradition by which the inhabitants themselves did not mean to baptize such name.
In the year 1930, the civil government of Bato was regularly established.
www.batoleyte.com /about.htm   (312 words)

 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::
A staff member of the PCL Leyte chapter also told this reporter that her signature in the so-called official receipt issued to the city government of Tacloban was forged.
She said her signature in the official receipt issued to Bato, Leyte was different in the receipt being claimed by PCL Tacloban chapter led by former councilor Rolando Hidalgo, now the city planning officer of Tacloban.
Concerned PCL officials in Tacloban City have refused to be interviewed by members of the Leyte media to air their side on this newest scandal involving funds of the Tacloban City government.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2004/03/14/PROV200403144808.html   (478 words)

 G.R. No. 113804
On July 28, 1994, during the pendency of the appeal, Sergio Bato died at the Leyte Regional Prison due to cardio-respiratory arrest secondary to acute beriberi.
"positively identified" the Bato brothers as the killers of his father could not have been mistaken, as he had known them long before the commission of the offense, a fact not rebutted by the defense.
The conviction of Appellant Abraham Bato is based on circumstantial evidence gleaned from the sole testimony of the son of the deceased.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1998/jan1998/gr_113804_1998.html   (3371 words)

 World War II in Leyte and Balangiga 1901 in Samar
By July 1994, the tentative program for the Leyte Landing anniversary was made available to the media, and this was promptly disseminated to the regional audience by the local radio stations.
After the overall negative impact of the 1994 Leyte Landing anniversary, former President Fidel Ramos jumped into the Bells of Balangiga bandwagon, which was ironically the same issue that he scorned when the local media mentioned it to him in July 1994, during his visit to Tacloban to supervise the preparations for its commemoration.
Until 1994, it was virtually taboo in Leyte to write and discuss World War II accounts that contradicted the American perspective and the textbook version of the events, i.e., that the Japanese were bad, that the guerrillas were heroic freedom fighters, and that the Filipinos awaited the return of General MacArthur.
www.geocities.com /rolborr/tokyolecture1.html   (4644 words)

 NSCB RU-8 - QRES_4QTR_2k3
Leyte Gulf Landings was graced by several foreign dignitaries.
Side by side with the celebration of the Leyte Gulf Landings was the holding of the Third National Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP) Rover Moot, a camping activity.
The Provincial Government of Leyte and the Department of Education participated in the Education and Twinning Mission in Nachville, Tenesse, USA from October 2 to 11, 2003.
www.nscb.gov.ph /ru8/qres.htm   (4098 words)

 region 8
In Leyte island's north and southern portion, one finds a mountainous terrain, while extensively level areas dominate the northern portion and coastal flat areas scattered in the northwest.
Samar island and the eastern part of Leyte falls under Type II which have no dry season but have a pronounced maximum rainfall from November to January.
Leyte province is the biggest followed by Western Samar, Eastern Samar and Northern Samar.
www.da.gov.ph /agribiz/region8.html   (866 words)

 People vs Obar Jr : 105688 : February 7, 1996 : J Panganiban : Third Division
Appellant, on the other hand, claimed that he and complainant became lovers in 1987 after he manifested his love for her.
If at all, the contusion could have been the result of the back of the neck grating against the rough floor when complainant was lying thereon.
But the record of the physical examination of the accused conducted at the Bato Police HQ on January 10, 1990 (Records, p.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/1996/feb1996/105688.htm   (3252 words)

 Igme batters N. Luzon with 190-kph winds - Jul. 01, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
In Southern Leyte province, at least 108 passengers, including children and two infants, were brought to safety after their boat listed to portside while docking at the port in Bato town, Leyte, at early dawn of Tuesday.
Bato Mayor Luis Kuizon said no one was reported injured although baggage and cargoes were damaged when seawater entered the MV Hilongos Diamond, which is owned by Roble Shipping Lines.
In Liloan town, also in Southern Leyte, at least 800 passengers bound for Mindanao have been stranded for four days at the ferry terminal due to rough seas.
www.inq7.net /nat/2004/jul/01/nat_3-3.htm   (551 words)

 LEYTE MAYOR SUSPENDED FOR GRAFT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Quezon City, May 5, 2003 -- A mayor and a disbursing officer of a municipality in Leyte has been slapped with a 90-day preventive suspension by the Sandiganbayan in connection with six criminal charges lodged against them by the Ombudsman in 1997 before the anti-graft court.
Ordered suspended by the Sandiganbayan Fourth Division were Bato, Leyte Mayor Benedicto Kuizon and municipal disbursing officer/paymaster Rosalina Tolibas.
They were slapped with six criminal charges in September 1997 by the Office of the Ombudsman which, after conducting an investigation, found them guilty of graft through fraud for bleeding the town's treasury.
www.newsflash.org /2003/05/ht/ht003364.htm   (305 words)

 Tacloban City Philippines Province of Leyte Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
In 1987, he ran and won as vice governor of the province.
Leyte OFW, happy to be home though unable to bring anything She was unable to bring home anything but Marilyn Magsino Modesto said, she is happy to be back home alive from Lebanon.
The Leyte Kalipayan Dance Company - is one of the best folkloric dance troupes in the Philippines today and has been performing since 1961 in the local as well as international scene.
www.tacloban.org   (966 words)

 Welcome to Batoleyte.com
Gunhuban Falls is potential for tourist attraction that is located at the east of the town proper of Bato.
About 20 minutes ride along the National Highway going to Bontoc up to the the junction of the road going to Buli and Sto Nino.
The municipality of Bato has been awarded as the regional winner as the Cleanest Island Body of Water.
www.batoleyte.com   (137 words)

 Buhawi to topbill Bato, Leyte card
Boxing buffs in Bato, Leyte can look forward to an explosive new year as Rex “Wakee” Salud International Promotions in collaboration with the Bato Leyte Fiesta Executive Committee present the action-packed “Square Fight in Bato” card at 7 pm on January 22 at the Bato covered court.
In the supporting main event of the slambang nine-bout extravaganza, Bato’s adopted son Rey Destriza will trade mitts with Darius Dag-uman of Maasin City for six rounds.
Bato’s homegrown talents Terry Espinosa and Alvin Mundala will take on Manny Pacquan of Lilo-an, Cebu and Apol Suico of Mandaue City, respectively, in a pair of four-rounder preliminary matches.
www.thefreeman.com /sports/story-20050117-26884.html   (333 words)

Tagbilaran City (26 July) — THE Tapal Ubay-Maasin, Southern Leyte roll-on roll-off (RORO) port opens up a thousand possibilities for this second class town, said Mayor Eutiquio Bernales in reaction to President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) during the opening of the 13th Congress.
Opening Ubay RORO access routes to Bato and Maasin also opens Ubay to tourists and manufactured or processed goods spilling in Metro Manila markets to the stalls here.
Fresh from a test-drive from Pasay to Ubay via Matnog and then to Samar and Leyte, Bernales said the cost of transportation is only a third compared to taking the usual Manila-Cebu or Manila-Tagbilaran ferry service.
www.wowbohol.com   (3931 words)

 Region VIII   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
There were also eight researchers who agreed to assign their generated technologies to the Leyte State University.
These were the municipalities of Mahaplag and Bato in Leyte, Sogod in Southern Leyte and Catarman in Northern Samar.
Also, with the video conferencing capability in place, members of the Consortium may soon be able to save their transportation expenses as meetings will be conducted with participants staying at various stations with the video conferencing facilities.
www.pcarrd.dost.gov.ph /consortia/vicarp/news2002.htm   (1331 words)

 CANIGAO ISLAND, Matalom, Leyte   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Canigao lies off the southwestern coast of Leyte, near Matalom on the Leyte-Southern Leyte border.
I have been to Canigao two times and in both instances I have been mesmerized by its natural beauty and the its promise of escape from bustle of "city life." I haven't been to as many towns in So.
Leyte, but I did visit Maasin and San Juan/Cabalian at least a couple of times.
www.istorya.net /forums/index.php?topic=48591.0   (1429 words)

 PIA News Releases
Tacloban City (26 September) -- Three local government units and three national government agencies were recognized by the Civil Service Commission Region 8 in an awarding ceremony held recently in connection with the Civil Service Month.
The local government units of Ormoc City, Basey, Samar and Tanauan, Leyte and the national government offices: TESDA, Department of Health and the Department of Agriculture were cited for their outstanding support and cooperation in the various programs of the Civil Service Commission.
By so doing, the three local government units and the three national government agencies have shown their desire to promote professionalism among their personnel and to give the best service to their constituents or clients.
www.pia.gov.ph /news.asp?fi=p050926.htm&no=10   (425 words)

 Fast Facts (Leyte)
Major ports used by Cebu-bound ferries are Ormoc City (the most popular and most convenient), Baybay (Leyte), Maasin (S. Leyte) and Tacloban City.
There are also boats coming from Sogod (S. Leyte), San Juan (S. Leyte), Catbalogan (Samar - infrequent), Naval (Biliran) and Bato (S. Leyte) although the frequency is lesser and the schedules unreliable.
Leyte Park Resort Hotel, Magsaysay Blvd., Tacloban City 6500
members.tripod.com /tinikling/fast.htm   (746 words)

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Allen Ferry Terminal in Samar to Liloan Ferry Terminal in Leyte
However, if you prefer, you can change it back to.txt when prompted during the download process.
From Allen Ferry Terminal in Samar to Liloan Ferry Terminal in Leyte passing by Baybay-Maasin route (I forgot that the maximum trackpoints of my gps is only at 2000 so the earlier track from Allen to Sta.
www.waypoints.ph /gpsu_display.html?filename=aln2lilo   (74 words)

 Visit Us
Welcome to Maasin City, Southern Leyte, and the nearby provinces and islands of Region 8, which is in East Central Philippines!
If or when you take a vacation to enjoy our famous historical and ecological attractions in the coastal and mountainous city and the rest of Southern Leyte, you can reach us when you take a flight from the Manila Domestic Airport to Tacloban City, the capital of northern Leyte.
From Cebu City, you can board either one of the ships which sails few times per week direct to Maasin City and daily to Southern Leyte via Bato, Hilongos, Baybay, and Ormoc City, which are located in northwestern side of Leyte Island.
www.7th-mil.org /visit.html   (319 words)

 pinoywebsights.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Leyte Province - The Official Website of the province of Leyte
- Facing the historic Leyte Gulf, Marabut has become popular because of the resorts that dot its shores.
Hangout place for Hinunangnons and guests in cyberspace where one could enjoy the classical music of the '50's, play online games and videos, look for a lifetime partner, join forum, sign guestbook, create your own personal album, get balikbayan guide and healthcare pro jobseeking help and much more...
www.pinoywebsights.com /prov/region8.htm   (537 words)

 Kuizon vs Desierto: 140619-24 : March 9, 2001 : J. Puno : First Division   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Attached to Saporas' complaint is the affidavit of one Zacarias Kuizon who claimed to have been formerly hired by petitioner Kuizon as a laborer at Bato, Leyte.
The respondents relied heavily for corroboration on the testimonies of witnesses who, at one time or another, were co-workers/laborers of complainant's witnesses in the above-mentioned construction of [a] new Municipal Hall Building of Bato, Leyte.
And the respondent Mayor Benedicto E. Kuizon's certification on the same questioned payrolls and his statement that he knows for a fact that the complainant's witnesses have actually worked during the questioned period of February 1995 serve to complete the conspiracy."
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/2001/mar2001/140619_24.htm   (4007 words)

 Alumni.NET - Bato School of Fisheries Bulletin Board
Alumni.NET - Bato School of Fisheries Bulletin Board
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Return to Bato School of Fisheries Alumni Registry
www.alumni.net /bboard2.asp?orgid=10150412&secid=10000014   (93 words)

 Ormoc Hosts Boxing Card Tonight
The Bato, Leyte native Gozo (12-4, 3 KO’s) struggled in his last three fights as a bantamweight but trainer Socrates Batoto believes his ward will now be more comfortable fighting as a featherweight.
Former RP #1 bantamweight contender Ricky Gozo of Bato, Southern Leyte tries his luck as a featherweight when he trade punches with Butuan’s pride Culong Tahuson in a 10-round main event.
The 18-year old Gozo hopes to impress his manager and promoter of this card, Marty Elorde, to get his chance to train at the infamous Wild Card Gym in California.
www.eastsideboxing.com /boxing-news/principe2411.php   (657 words)

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