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  Eastern Samar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Eastern Samar is a province of the Philippines located in the Eastern Visayas region.
Bordering the province to the north is Northern Samar and to the west is Samar province.
Eastern Samar faces the Philippine Sea to the east, and Leyte Gulf to the south.
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 Eastern Samar
Eastern Samar is bounded on the east by the Philippine Sea, which forms part of a greater body of water, the Pacific Ocean.
To the north lies Northern Samar; to the west, the province of Samar; and to the south, the Leyte Gulf.
The 23 municipalities composing the province are Jipapad, Arteche, San Policarpo, Oras, Maslog, Dolores, Can-avid, Taft, Sulat, San Julian, Borongan, Maydolong, Balangkayan, Llorente, Hernani, Maydolong, Balangkayan, Giporlos, Lawa-an, Balangiga, Mercedes, and Guiuan.
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 GlobalPinoy, Travel - Eastern Samar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The province of Eastern Samar lies on the eastern portion of Samar island.
Surrounded by Northern Samar on the north, Philippine Sea on the east, Samar on the west and Leyte Gulf on the south.
The eastern and northern part of Samar was called Ibabao and the town of Borongan became the center of trade and military shaft of the Spaniards in the Pacific region.
www.globalpinoy.com /travel/province/esamar.php   (562 words)

 The Provincial Profile of Eastern Samar
Eastern Samar is within the typhoon belt and the coast is vulnerable to the howlers.
The eastern coast was relatively left unharmed by the Moro raids that plagued the western coast but settlements remained small and communication with the rest of the island was restricted.
Eastern Samar, along with the other Samar provinces, was once part of the province of Cebu, until they were included in the newly created province of Leyte in 1735.
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 Rosita's Bakery Giporlos E. Samar
Eastern Samar is bounded on the east by the Philippine Sea which forms partof a greater body of water, the Pacific Ocean.
The 23 municipalities composing the province are Jipapad.
As embodied in this Act, the eastern province is composed of 23 municipalities with Borongan as the capital.
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 Philippine Provinces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Eastern Samar (4,340 square km) has exploited natural resources minerals, forest, the ocean -- which give it significant economic potential, but typhoons are an annual problem.
Eastern Samar, especially around Guiuan, is of major interest to shell collectors as a source of the golden cownie, Conus gloriamaris, and other rare species.
Eastern Samar is bounded on the north by Northern Samar, on the east by the Philippine Sea, on the west by Western Samar and on the south by Leyte Gulf.
www.bpre.gov.ph /scripts/phistory.asp?codeprov=ES   (868 words)

Eastern Samar is one of the three provinces that make up the island of Samar, the easternmost island of the Philippines.
It has 16 municipalities and is bounded on the east by the Philippine Sea, which joins the Pacific Ocean; on the north by the province of Northern Samar; on the west by the province of Samar; and on the south by the Leyte Gulf.
The combined population of 94,187 is 28% of the total Eastern Samar population.
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 FROGS.ORG: News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Jocson said the growing population in Samar is the culprit.
In the eastern part of the island alone, an estimated 3,600 parrots are caught and sold as pets every year.
SIBP aims to conserve the remaining forests and plants and animals in the area as well as to protect the ecological balance and ensure continued provisions for the population in the entire island.
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 Military general says local ... - Aug. 19, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The meeting was initiated by the mayors, through Samar Congressman Eduardo Nachura, to assess the province's peace and order situation as well as to seek help from the military in fighting the rebels.
Mayor Noel Ram Montallana of Jipapad town told the Inquirer that he gave money to the rebel movement out of fear that he might be harmed.
The Eastern Visayas region includes the provinces of Eastern Samar, Leyte, Northern Samar, Western Samar, Southern Leyte and Biliran.
www.inq7.net /reg/2003/aug/19/text/reg_5-1-p.htm   (373 words)

 Eastern Samar-News on Samar 3
Eastern Visayas top police recruit Romuel Nacar, the Class Valedictorian of Buklod Lahi batch said they are accepting the challenge, adding that the war on illegal drugs were the top agenda of their class when they return to their respective units.
CATBALOGAN, Samar, Philippines – More or less 50 suspected members of the New People’s Army (NPA) rebels ambushed the patrol vehicle of the Samar Philippine National Police last July 16, 2003 near the vicinity of this town resulting in the wounding of one policeman and the loss of several government issued firearms.
Three teams of PNP personnel from Samar Police Provincial Office and Catbalogan Municipal Police Station were dispatched to provide reinforcement to the beleaguered PNP troops, while elements of 8LAC, 8Infantry Division Phil.
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 "REGIONNN VIII"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Eastern Samar, the second largest province of the island of Samar, was the part of the Philippines first sighted by Ferdinand Magellan on March 16, 1521.
In terms of population, Northern Samar, as of the 1980 census, ranked third among the five provinces in Eastern Visayas.
However, the widest lowland area in the whole island of Samar is in Northern Samar, along the coast of the province.
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 G.R. No. L-38162   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Jesusimo Aco had four wounds, one of which was a stab wound in the abdomen which perforated his small intestine, and two stab wounds in the neck which cut his trachea and innominate vein.
He was arrested at Jipapad, Eastern Samar on July 31, 1971.
Pajanustan also admitted during the interrogation that he was accused of frustrated murder in the municipal court of Catubig, Northern Samar for having assaulted Remegio Panco on April 23, 1969.
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 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army (PA), and civilian Sofronio Epada Jr., both residents of Jipapad, Eastern Samar.
Eastern Samar Governor Ben Evardone is also known to be supportive of anti-insurgency operations in the province, especially after a known leader of the revolutionary movement escaped from the provincial jail in Borongan.
The people of Dolores and Jipapad have been supporting the NPA for years, along with many citizens in other parts of dirt-poor Eastern Samar.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2005/07/21/PROV2005072139961.html   (259 words)

 10 poorest towns identified in Eastern Samar
CATBALOGAN, Samar - Former Calbayog City PNP Chief and the current Provincial Director of Northern Samar Police Office P/Supt. Isaias B. Tonog was chosen as the country’s Most Outstanding Policeman 2004 (Commissioned Police Officer category) by the Jaycees International during the awarding rites held on June 1, 2005 at the Camp Crame Multi-purpose Hall.
Kappas is a federation of marginal farmers and forest users in Paranas, Samar which received continuing technical assistance from the project in farming system and livelihood development.
The municipalities in Olot comprised of San Jose de Buan, Motiong, Paranas, Hinabangan in Samar and Taft and Can-avid in Eastern Samar are currently developing their watershed management plan with the assistance of the DENR and the SIBP.
www.samarnews.com /news_clips2/news29.htm   (2866 words)

 EMAILGIRLS.COM Fatcts about Eestern Samar Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Eastern Samar comprises the eastern portion of Samar Island.
Samar suffers very often from violent and destructive typhoons in September
What is now Eastern Samar was the first area of the Philippines sighted by
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 July 18 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
BORONGAN, Eastern Samar – President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo Thursday night said the fight against insurgency is not only a battle between government troopers and the Communist rebels but also a battle against the root causes of poverty.
Thursday at the Eastern Samar State College in Can-Avid, some 65 kilometers north of this capital town, after a seven-hour trip from Tacloban City.
The President and her group were welcomed by the students and local officials led by Governor Cleotilde Salazar, Eastern Samar Lone District Rep. Marcelino Libanan, and Can-Avid Mayor Jil Norman Germino.
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 Gov.ph - News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo today signed Proclamation No. 442 that declared the Samar Island Forest Reserve (SIFR) as a protected area under the category of natural park and to be known as the Samar Island Natural Park (SINP).
The three provinces in Samar Island have suffered extensive damage to life and property caused by flash floods and landslides.
President Macapagal-Arroyo said the upliftment of the lives of Samarenos and their delivery from poverty could only be achieved through the more equitable use of and access to Samar Island’s natural resources within the principle of sustainable development.
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 Region VIII (Eastern Visayas)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
September 24, 1972: Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) created from Biliran, Eastern Samar, Leyte, Northern Samar,
Samar (Western Samar), Southern Leyte and with Tacloban City as the regional centre, by Presidential Decree No. 1 as part of the Integrated Reorganisation Plan.
June 19, 1965: Eastern Samar province created from Samar by Republic Act No. 4221.
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 COMMUNIST GUERRILLAS TORCH PASAR BUS IN ISABEL, LEYTE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
This developed as regional police intelligence revealed that the New People’s Army (NPA), the armed wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), is targeting police stations in at least 28 Eastern Visayas towns for attacks in the run-up to the CPP’s founding anniversary on March 29.
He was referring to last Sunday’s NPA attack in Motiong, Samar where the guerrillas swooped down on the police station, gunning down two policemen and wounding another and carting away several high-powered firearms.
San Jose de Buan, Matuguinao, Paranas, Hinabangan and Calbiga in Samar; Arteche, Jipapad, Dolores and Oras in Eastern Samar; and Silago, Pintuyan, Tomas Oppus, St. Bernard, Lilo-an, San Francisco, San Ricardo and Hinunangan, in Southern Leyte.
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 PIA News Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Borongan, E. Samar (30 September) -- Four KALAHI sub-projects of Balangiga were inaugurated recently by no less than DSWD Secretary Corazon "Dinky" Soliman and Eastern Samar Governor Ben Evardone with local officials.
On the four sub-projects, three were road concreting and one pertains to the drainage project.
Jerry Piñera, however, assured the media that the projects will be inaugurated and turned-over to the recipient barangays not later that the end of the year.
www.pia.gov.ph /news.asp?fi=p040930.htm&no=24   (440 words)

 iPM - Community-Based Resource Management Project (CBRMP)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Eastern Samar: Borongan, Maydolong, Jipapad, Gen. McArthur, Lawaan
Northern Samar: Biri, Mapanas, Palapag, San Isidro, San Roque, Laoang
Western Samar: Basey, Calbiga, Daram, Hinabangan, Pagsanghan, Pinabacdao, San Jorge, Sta.
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 PR-01   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Maniago Macalintangui recovered firearm, ammunition and equipment following an encounter with communist terrorists at Barangay Mabuhay, Jipapad, Eastern Samar at 10:45 a.m.
Belated report reaching this headquarters disclosed that the soldiers were scouring the area when they encountered 10 communist terrorist under alias "Lyka" of Section Committee Albay operating at Jipapad complex.
The firefight ensued for about 15 minutes afterwhich the enemy withdrew towards northeast direction.
www.hrdproject.com /army/Press_Release/2005/Jun/PressRelease09.htm   (235 words)

 PIA Press Release   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Also approved and covered by the emergency loan granting, aside from Southern Leyte, were the provinces of Surigao Del Norte, Surigao Del Sur (GSIS-Surigao City branch), and eight municipalities of Eastern Samar: Taft, Can-avid, Dolores, San Policarpio, Oras, Maslog, Arteche and Jipapad (GSIS-Catbalogan branch).
Valerio revealed that the training could be rigorous and the screening could also be tight but he said this is simply a process of selecting the best men for the AFP.
Edgardo Esperancilla, regional chief of the DOST, told Leyte Samar Daily Express that the one-month showing of the different science "theories and principles in action" could help increase the interest and appreciation of the people, most particularly the students in the field.
www.pia.gov.ph /press/p040120.htm   (4817 words)

 GSIS: Newsroom: Emergency loans to affected GSIS members   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Catbalogan (Samar), and Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur
The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) is accepting applications for emergency loans from qualified GSIS members living or working in areas recently placed under a state of calamity.
GSIS members in Maasin (Leyte); Catbalogan (Eastern Samar), particularly those from the municipalities of Taft, Canavid, Dolores, San Policarpio, Oras, Maslog, Arteche, and Jipapad; and Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur.
www.gsis.gov.ph /newsroom/news/2004/february/Emergency_loans.html   (235 words)

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