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Topic: Guihulngan, Negros Oriental


In the News (Wed 23 Apr 14)

  
  Negros Oriental - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Negros Island, the fourth largest island in the Philippines, is believed to have once been part of the island of Mindanao, but was cut off either by continental drift or the rising waters at the end of the ice age.
Negros Oriental occupies the southeast half of the island of Negros, with Negros Occidental comprising the western half.
Negros Oriental's total population as of the 2000 census was 1,126,061, making it the 20th most populous province in the country.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Negros_Oriental   (1544 words)

  
 Negros Oriental
Its capital is Dumaguete City[?] and occupies the southeast half of the island of Negros; Negros Occidental[?] is at the western half.
Negros Oriental faces Cebu to the east across Tanon Strait and Siquijor to the southeast.
Negros Oriental is subdivided into 20 municipalities and 5 cities.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ne/Negros_Oriental.html   (69 words)

  
 Valencia, Negros Oriental - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Valencia is a municipality in the province of Negros Oriental, Philippines.
In 1856 it was renamed to Nueva Valencia by Spanish colonizers, in honor of its parish priest Fr.
In 1920 it was renamed Luzuriaga in behalf of Don Carlos Luzuriaga, a delegate from Negros island to the Philippine Legislature who promised town officials he would work hard to help improve the town.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Valencia,_Negros_Oriental   (362 words)

  
 Negros Oriental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Negros Oriental will be the site of industrial and agricultural zones that will process the region’s agricultural produce and accommodate heavy industries.
Negros Oriental Province is located in the Central Visayas region of the Philippine archipelago.
It is situated on the plains of the southeastern coast of the Island of Negros.
www.esprint.com /~pointcebu/~pointphil/negros.htm   (1386 words)

  
 About Negros Oriental, Philippines (by IslandsProperties.com)
It is bounded on the north and west by Negros Occidental, on the east by Tanon Strait, and on the south by Sulu sea.
Negros Island was originally called "Buglas", but the Spaniards changed this to Negros because of the dark-skinned Negritos they found there.
The area that is now Negros Oriental was administered from Cebu until 1734, when it was made a military district of its own.
islandproperties.tripod.com /places/aboutnegor.html   (830 words)

  
 DAILY STAR: Negros Oriental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Negros Oriental Sangguniang Panlalawigan has junked a request of a non-government organization for not being accredited by the Provincial Board.
A Memorandum of Agreement was requested by the NGO to authorize the governor to sign, in behalf of Negros Oriental, with the National Irrigation Administration, represented by the regional irrigation association Inc., in connection with the construction of the Cang-iyao communal irrigation project.
The Negros Oriental provincial government has allocated P3 million for the construction of roads in Barangays Imelda, Humay-humay, and Palanas in Guihulngan, Negros Oriental to bolster economic development in the area.
www.visayandailystar.com /2003/August/13/negoriental.htm   (226 words)

  
 REACT NEGOR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The name NEGOR is coined from the words "Negros" and "Oriental" which name the province where the team is located.
"Negros Oriental" as formerly called is the eastern side of the sock-shaped island of Negros in the Central Visayan Region of the Philippine archipelago.
The Municipality of Guihulngan where the team is seated is the largest municipality in the region.
203.160.168.43 /negor   (946 words)

  
 DAILY STAR: Negros Oriental
The Commission on Elections Second Division in Manila has granted the petition for Certiorari filed by a village chief in Poblacion Guihulngan, Negros Oriental after finding the Municipal Trial Court judge guilty of grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction.
Records of the case were also remanded to the lower court for proper disposition of the case with dispatch.
A petition for certiorari was filed by Walter Aragones against Hector Barillo, MTC judge of Guihulngan and Oscar Lasola seeking for an annulment of the judge's decision last year.
www.visayandailystar.com /2003/June/23/negoriental.htm   (265 words)

  
 Sun.Star Dumaguete - Perez: A tribute to Melina Villegas Paras
Melina M. Villegas-Paras was the first and only woman mayor of Guihulngan, the biggest town in Negros Oriental in both area and population.
She was president of the Charismatic Movement in the diocese of Dumaguete and served as president of the Catholic Women's League of Guihulngan.
She was a politician in her own right, a distinguished woman and a well-respected mother of Negros Oriental's two leaders, Jerome Paras (former congressman) and Jacinto Paras (incumbent congressman representing the first district of Negros Oriental).
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/dum/2003/08/28/oped/joy.perez.html   (458 words)

  
 News archive - Stainless Steel World   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Negros Occidental Gov. and Negros Oriental Gov. representatives will meet with representatives and executives of Pacific Synergy International and Capital Genesis Research Corporation, both American multi-national companies and China National Water Resources and Hydro Power Engineering Corporation, to discuss the final details for the construction of hydro-electric plants in both provinces.
Already identified to be potential hydro power plants are located in Carol-an in Kabankalan, Negros Occidental (8.5 megawatt capacity); Pacuan-Guinobaan in La Libertad-Guihulngan, Negros Oriental, (33 megawatt capacity); and Cauitan-siaton in Sta.
Catalina and Siaton, Negros Oriental, with a 13 megawatt capacity.
www.stainless-steel-world.net /projects/news_detail.asp?NewsID=1325   (171 words)

  
 G.R. No. 126169   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
On 18 December 1992, MARLYN was admitted at the Guihulngan District Hospital.
He admitted, however, that he was in Guihulngan to vote in the May 1992 elections.
It concluded that his alibi, apart from being unconvincing, is replete with falsehood, as when he testified that he never was in Binobohan, Guihulngan, from April 1992 to April 1993, yet, on cross-examination, he admitted that he voted therein in the May 1992 elections.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1999/dec1999/gr_126169_1999.html   (2244 words)

  
 Poe backs out of yet another debate - Apr. 05, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
GUIHULNGAN, Negros Oriental -- Leading presidential candidate Fernando Poe Jr.
The sugar planters' groups, he said, proposed to him a six-point program to address the problems of the sugar industry such as smuggling.
Reelectionist Negros Oriental Representative Jacinto Paras, formerly with the ruling Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats party and now supporting Poe's candidacy, told reporters that sugar planters' associations like the Negros Oriental-San Carlos City Association are supporting Poe's presidential bid.
www.inq7.net /nat/2004/apr/05/nat_4-1.htm   (597 words)

  
 G.R. No. L-23752   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This is a petition for quo warranto seeking the declaration of petitioner as the duly appointed Municipal Judge of Guihulñgan, Negros Oriental.
Petitioner was appointed ad interim Justice of the Peace of Guihulñgan, Negros Oriental, by President Carlos P. Garcia on December 13, 1961.
However, on May 27, 1962, petitioner wrote to Acting Justice of the Peace Bulado requiring him to turnover to him the office he was holding in view of the Commission on Appointments but the request was disregarded by Bulado.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1965/dec1965/gr_23752_1965.html   (609 words)

  
 :: Malaya - The National Newspaper ::
The first took place in Guihulngan, Negros Oriental, midnight Friday with an undetermined number of guerillas swooping down on a detachment of the Army’s 12th Infantry Battalion in Barangay Villegas.
The attack was led by a Kumander Key of the Larangan Guerilla 1 of the Leonardo Panaligan Command.
Alphonsus Crucero, command of the 3rd Infantry Division based in Capiz, has called on his troops stationed in Panay, Negros, Cebu and Bohol to maintain their vigilance to avoid a repeat of the Calinog incident.
www.malaya.com.ph /nov29/news5.htm   (529 words)

  
 NEGROS TROOPS ON ALERT VS NPA ATTACKS; REBELS RAID DAVAO DEL NORTE TOWN HALL
(STAR) Police and military units in Negros Occidental are on their toes these days amid reports that communist guerrillas are planning to attack vital government installations, particularly in the cities of Talisay and Himamaylan.
Negros Occidental police director Vicente Ponteras said they are still confirming the intelligence reports.
Authorities confirmed that the NPA has expanded in southern and northern Negros with the creation of so-called preparatory front party committees.
www.newsflash.org /2002/09/ht/ht002871.htm   (520 words)

  
 Recent cases of human rights violations under the Macapagal-Arroyo regime   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Tayak, Siaton, Negros Occidental, by elements of the Philippine Army and RPA-ABB conducting operations to 'clear' the area of NPA 'insurgents'.
Several farmers' houses were taken over by 55th Special Forces troops in Barangay Trinidad, Guihulngan; the village was turned into a military garrison and farmers were barred rom going to their farms and were forced to cook and run errands for the troopers..
The salvaging of Edwin Macarinas, Anakpawis coordinator in the province..
www.philippinerevolution.org /cgi-bin/car/watch.pl?entire=yes   (8064 words)

  
 SUGAR  PLANTERS  SAID  TO  BE  FOR  POE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Paras blamed the problems besetting the sugar industry on Poe’s main rival, President Arroyo, because "it was during her time that the prices of sugar fell because of smuggling." "The problem of the sugar industry is the unabated smuggling," he said.
Arroyo was also quoted as saying that she "implemented many measures to help the sugar industry" in her three years as president.
Paras was unable to name the other associations but said most of them are from Negros Occidental, where the family of First Gentleman Jose Miguel Arroyo is considered one of the landed sugar planter clans.
www.newsflash.org /2004/02/pe/pe003006.htm   (412 words)

  
 Annual Report 1999 | TESDA
TESDA VII assumed supervision of the Guihulngan National Agricultural School (GNAS) in Guihulngan, Negros Oriental in mid-1997.
Since then, the agency has been pouring in technical and financial support to uplift the institutional capability of the school.
It also implements an extension program in partnership with the students and their families, making use of the latter's farms as show windows of new farm technologies, thus allowing for a participatory technology testing and verification.
www.cvis.net.ph /tesda7/annual/ac3-7.htm   (171 words)

  
 Fenway International Inc.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Fenway International Inc. is developing the Palawan Cement Project at Scott Point, Palawan and the Negros Oriental Cement Project at Guihulngan, Negros Oriental, in the Philippines at an estimated capital cost of US $720,000,000.
Financing the Palawan Cement Project for US $380,000,000 has been addressed first to achieve a production target of 2,500,000 tonnes per year of high quality portland cement commencing in the last quarter of 2002.
The Negros Oriental Project is to parallel the Palawan Project development one year later.
www.fenwayintl.com /news/102099.html   (473 words)

  
 OVER SEAS -- December 2000: Coastal Alert
The Coastal Resource Management Project (CRMP) and the Negros Oriental Provincial Government’s Environment and Natural Resources Management Division, in cooperation with the local government unit, conducted a two-day para-legal training for Bantay Dagat (citizen’s sea patrol group) on November 9-10.
Another training, a three-day workshop on tour guiding, was held on November 12-14 in Dumaguete, this time by CRMP and the Provincial Tourism Office.
“The growing influx of domestic and foreign visitors in the coastal areas of Negros Oriental points to a need for skilled and competent coast guides who can assist guests in their appreciation of the province’s natural attractions in an instructive and environment-friendly manner,” said CRMP Area Coordinator William Ablong.
www.oneocean.org /overseas/200012/coastal_alert.html   (6663 words)

  
 About Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines (by IslandsProperties.com)
It is a small but thriving city, with neat little park areas and what must be the cleanest market in the Philippines.
You may also want to see the Bell Tower, which was used centuries ago as a signal station to warn natives of attacking Moro pirates.
The folk dances in the Ninoy Aquino Freedom Park are among the best of the many attractions of this festival.
islandproperties.tripod.com /places/aboutdumaguete.html   (619 words)

  
 Sun.Star Dumaguete Online
GUIHULNGAN, Negros Oriental - Guihulngan Vice Mayor Ernesto Reyes accused Mayor Cesar Macalua of putting the lid on documents that could link him to alleged anomalies in official transactions.
DAUIN, Negros Oriental -- Mayor Lenin Alviola of Bacong Thursday dared Mayor Rodrigo Alanano of adjacent Dauin municipality to drag him to court over his alleged blocking of an electrification project in three remote villages of Dauin.
GUIHULNGAN, Negros Oriental -- A 41-year-old blind housewife thwarted Sunday an attempt by a 30-year-old man to rape her in Maniac village after overpowering her attacker.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/dum/2003/11/30   (124 words)

  
 Gospel Light Christian Church Overseas Missions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
His name is Lyrics Burgos, from guihulngan Negros Oriental lives in Cotabato, his brother study in NORSU.
A new phase of ministry had begun in Guihulngan in that Joy and one other male student will drive to have another meeting in the home of Vanessa about half an hour away while we are having ours in Nutriville.
At 1pm we are headed to Guihulngan while Pastor Sam and Renz minister the students and Vanessa brought me in her place.
www.missions.glcc-online.com /200407.htm   (7414 words)

  
 The Negros Chronicle
Oriental and the Cities of Bayawan, Dumaguete, Tanjay, Bais
Ayungon, Negros Oriental on May 1, 2003 by petitioners Spouses Mc Clain S. Calumba and Norberta Z. Calumba to be sufficient in form and
in the Province of Negros Oriental and the cities of Bayawan,
www.negroschronicle.com /final/legal.html   (3022 words)

  
 guihulngan - pafn01 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Descendants of Gabino VERGARA of Guihulngan, Negros Oriental
Born in Negros Island, He went to Barli, Cebu and later came back to Negros.
a bishop in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental.
home.vicnet.net.au /~filipino/guihulngan/pafn01.htm   (74 words)

  
 Oriental Negros Provincial Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
San Jose St., Dumaguete City, Oriental Negros 6200
Negros Oriental Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc.
C/o Mansonsplace, Perdices St., Dumaguete City, Oriental Negros 6200
www.buglas.com /dir.html   (88 words)

  
 People vs Acojedo : 138661 : November 19, 2001 : J. Pardo : First Division
On January 27, 1994, the trial court arraigned the accused.
In the evening of May 3, 1994, there was a dance in sitio Balansini, Barangay Humay-humay, Guihulngan, Negros Oriental to culminate its fiesta celebration.
Mercado, physician at the Guihulngan District Hospital, who conducted a post mortem examination on the body of Joel Garde.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/2001/nov2001/138661.htm   (1842 words)

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