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  WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Description   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bounded on three directions by bodies of water, Misamis Occidental is known to its neighbors for beautiful waters and bountiful fish and seafood for export.
Misamis Occidental is located near the narrow strip of land linking northwestern Mindanao to the north central part of the island.
Misamis Occidental has a total population of 488,665 (1999 projection) with the bulk from the cities of Ozamiz at 108,541, Oroquieta at 59,637, and Tangub with a total population of 49, 981.
www.wowphilippines.com.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=description&province=54   (544 words)

 The Provincial Profile of Misamis Occidental
By 1818, Misamis was organized as a province covering the region from Dapitan in the west, up to Gingoog in the east and as far as Cotabato and Lanao del Sur in the south.
Although Misamis Occidental was originally populated by sea-faring Subanons, most of the people of the coasts are now mostly settled by Visayans whose roots lie across the Mindanao Sea, in the provinces of Cebu and Bohol.
Misamis Occidental was a bastion of Spanish and Christian influence in northern Mindanao and the province certainly does not lacking in relics and monuments that attest to this fact.
www.geocities.com /lppsec/pp/misamisocc.htm   (975 words)

 EXPLORE! Misamis Occidental
Oroquieta City - Local Chiefs Executives from the Province of Misamis Occidental and the City of Oroquieta graced the
Misamis Occidental Aquamarine Park (MOAP) Hotel and Suite Cottages set under the lush green mangroves in a beautiful Aquamarine Park at Libertad Bajo, Sinacaban Misamis Occidental, PHILIPPINES
To reach Misamis Occidental, there is a daily flight from Manila to Dipolog City and back.
www.misocc.gov.ph   (242 words)

 Misamis Occidental - Definition, explanation
Misamis Occidental is a province of the Philippines located in the Northern Mindanao region.
The province borders Zamboanga del Norte and Zamboanga del Sur to the west and is separated from Lanao del Norte by Iligan Bay.
Misamis Occidental is subdivided into 14 municipalities and 3 cities.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/m/mi/misamis_occidental.php   (312 words)

 Archdiocese of Ozamiz
Misamis Occidental once belonged to an entire Misamis Province, and during the Spanish regime this larger province was governed through Cebu.
The parish of Jimenez in Misamis Occidental is one of the oldest parishes in Mindanao.
It comprised the civil provinces of Misamis Occidental, Lanao del Norte and Lanao del Sur.
www.cbcponline.net /jurisdictions/ozamiz.html   (853 words)

 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Description   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Misamis Occidental is located near the narrow strip of land linking northwestern Mindanao to the north central part of the island.
Misamis Occidental has a total population of 488,665 (1999 projection) with the bulk from the cities of Ozamiz at 108,541, Oroquieta at 59,637, and Tangub with a total population of 49, 981.
The Municipality of Concepcion comprises the lowest population among the 15 municipalities of the province at 5,342 occupying a land area of 61.60 sq.km.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=description&province=54   (544 words)

 HSRA Convergence Sites - Misamis Occidental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The province of Misamis Occidental lies in the northern portion of Mindanao.
The PhilHealth regional staff is optimistic that Misamis Occidental will reach 25,000 enrolled indigent households in 2002, or roughly 44% of the estimated total number of indigent HHs in the province.
Misamis Occidental Provincial Hospital, for instance, is requesting for a values orientation seminar for its staff more than or aside from the quality improvement programs.
www.doh.gov.ph /hsra2/hsra-misamis_occ2.htm   (2568 words)

 HSRA Convergence Sites - Misamis Occidental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Province of Misamis Occidental Political and Geographical Subdivisions
B. Health Problems in the Province of Misamis Occidental and the Issues and Actions Taken
D. Province of Misamis Occidental Action Plans for the Different Health Sector Reform Areas......23
www.doh.gov.ph /hsra/hsra-misamis_occ.htm   (45 words)

 Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro - Misamis Occidental Aquamarine Park: Good food and amazing vistas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
SINACABAN municipality in Misamis Occidental is a seemingly nondescript town at first glance.
Moap, as this by-the-sea gateaway is popularly called, lies in a 60-hectare coastal area lush in mangrove trees -- some of which are still budding, like offshoots of the placid sea.
If the sister province Misamis Oriental is known for its beaches, Misamis Occidental on the other hand, is known for steadfast, if not cultic emphasis on environmental protection and conservation.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/cag/2006/07/24/life/misamis.occidental.aquamarine.park.good.food.and.amazing.vistas.html   (448 words)

 Legend   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
There are many conflicting information reporting the different dates at which Oroquieta was made the capital city of the province of Misamis Occidental.
During that time, Misamis was divided into two provinces - Misamis Occidental and Misamis Oriental, resulting in Oroquieta being the capital of Misamis Occidental.
On January 1, 1930, Oroquieta officially became the Capital of Misamis Occidental.
www.oroquietacity.com /Legend/CapitalCity.html   (237 words)

 American Chronicle: The Glory of Misamis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The largest of these was the Segundo Distrito de Misamis which covered present day Zamboanga del Norte, the Lanao and Misamis provinces, Camiguin, Bukidnon, and the northern portions of Cotabato and Maguindanao.
The Misamis district was further subdivided into four: the Partido de Misamis, Partido de Dapitan, Partido de Cagayan, and Partido de Catarman.
The Misamis district, particularly the Partido de Dapitan, is also significant historically because it was here where Filipino national hero Dr. Jose Rizal was exiled from 1892-1896.
www.americanchronicle.com /articles/viewArticle.asp?articleID=8483   (1013 words)

 City of Ozamis (Ozamiz) : Senator Jose Ozamiz - The forgotten Hero
Ozamiz was the first appointed governor of Misamis Occidental.
Misamis used to include the present two Misamis provinces and the Lanao provinces.
“We wanted to bring him back to Misamis Occidental”, Julio said, “But because the bones were already mixed, a monument was built instead, with their names engraved on it.
www.ozamizcity.com /JoseOzamiz.htm   (1242 words)

 MISAMIS OCCIDENTAL : Conception History
At the west by Misamis Occidental and Zamboanga del Sur boundary line.
In the year 1956, the place was surveyed and Balabag belonged to Baliangao, Misamis Occidental.
Balabag became the barrio of Baliangao, Misamis Occidental.
oroquieta.net /MisOccidentalConceptionHistory.htm   (282 words)

 Sun.Star Network Online - Barge full of oil debris sinks off Misamis Occidental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Misamis Occidental Governor Loreto Ocampos and OCD regional director Salvador Estudillo immediately deployed rescue officers to the affected coastal area to assess the situation and do some "damage control."
He said the barge was bound for Holcim, Inc. in Lugait, Misamis Oriental where the oil-soaked debris from the Guimaras spill were to be disposed.
The Provincial Disaster Coordinating Council of Misamis Occidental is still in a meeting," he said late Tuesday afternoon.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/net/2006/11/22/barge.full.of.oil.debris.sinks.off.misamis.occidental.html   (597 words)

 Misamis Occidental
Sun-Star Cagayan de Oro (www.sunstar.com.ph) reported Wednesday night that the four are Sultan Naga Dimaporo in Lanao del Norte; Lopez Jaena and Plaridel in Misamis Occidental; and Gingoog City in Misamis Oriental.
No less than the Vice-President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) Archbishop Antonio Ledes­ma, S.J. of the Archdiocese of Cagayan de Oro officiated the ceremonial launching.
Those who formed the core group for the movement were indigenous people and their leaders who came all the way from far flung areas in Caraga Region, Bukidnon, Misamis Oriental, and nearby provinces.
www.mindanao.com /misamisoccidental   (868 words)

 Oil booms from sunken barge drift to Misamis Occidental city - INQUIRER.net, Philippine News for Filipinos
Authorities said the discovery of the floating booms could indicate that the ropes holding the sacks of debris in the sunken barge may have come loose.
Master Chief Petty Officer Bernard Nacua, station commander of the Philippine Coastguard in Misamis Occidental, told the Inquirer that Petron officials had confirmed that the booms were similar to those being ferried from Guimaras.
Misamis Occidental Governor Loreto Ocampos told the Inquirer that personnel from the provincial office were also in Plaridel to see if it was possible to retrieve the barge.
newsinfo.inquirer.net /breakingnews/metroregions/view_article.php?article_id=34133   (614 words)

 TabacoFamily.com - 1st Boholano Diaspora by Eddie Gutang
Practically the entire city of Ozamis in Misamis Occidental and the City of Iligan in Lanao del Norte were peopled by Boholanos just as the many towns between Ozamis City, Dipolog City, and Zamboanga City are now the permanent home of folks who once hailed from Bohol.
The original inhabitants of Misamis Occidental were the Subano tribesmen and the Muslims.
Why the Spaniards succeeded in Misamis Occidental and Zamboanga del Sur but not at Lanao del Norte was because the terrain in the Lanao provinces are very mountainous, consisted of very thick difficult jungle, and therefore very difficult to secure.
www.tabacofamily.com /egutang/whereiamfrom.asp   (1198 words)

 Galing Pook Foundation
NATURE gifted Misamis Occidental with 162 kilometers of coastline dotted with shoals and reefs.
The goal is to convert the Misamis Occidental Aquamarine Park as an eco-tourism destination and generate funds.
Other commercial enterprises in support of the growing tourism industry brought about by the Aquamarine Park also led to the employment of local residents who were previously unable to find work.
www.galingpook.org /awardees/2005/2005_outstand07_misamis0.htm   (347 words)

 Legend   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In 1928, Gregorio Pelaez, a farmer from Eastern Misamis District, was elected as the Governor of the Province of Misamis.
This law allowed the new Province of Misamis Occidental to carry the existing towns previously carried under the previous jurisdiction as Western Misamis District.
The chairman and members of the Executive Committee and some volunteers had gone to all municipalities as far as Baliangao in the north, and Misamis in the south to contact the different Municipal Presidents, Municipal Vice Presidents, and the Municipal Councilors in an effort to gain their votes for Oroquieta.
www.oroquietacity.com /Legend/Cabezera.html   (2478 words)

 Houses / homes / Real Estate for sale or for rent in Tudela, Misamis Occidental, Philippines - and vacation rentals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
If you are experiencing problems with debt, including mortgage arrears and late payments on your personal loans you may wish to discuss your position with a credit counselor.
If you are considering buying real estate in Tudela, Misamis Occidental, Philippines, or anywhere else for that matter, the most widely used method of borrowing the funds to make the purchase is a mortgage.
If you need to send money to or from Tudela, Misamis Occidental, Philippines for the purchase of a property (or for any other reason) our suggestions can help you obtain more currency with less worry when buying foreign currency.
www.propertyworld.com /_Philippines_Misamis%20Occidental_Tudela   (567 words)

 Our Parishes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Parish of Mary the Queen, Sapang Dalaga, Misamis Occidental
Sub Parish of the Holy Cross, Liloan, Bonifacio, Misamis Occidental, Philippines
Arnold Daplin of Holy Child Parish, Clarin Misamis Occidental.
www.misamis.ph /life3.htm   (215 words)

 LGU declares May 24 each year as Australia-Misamis Occidental Friendship Day; Australian Ambassador as adopted son - ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The resolutions were presented by Governor Leo Ocampos and Vice Governor Francisco Paylaga Jr, and witnessed by Misamis Occidental officials, including Congressman Ernie Clarete, Congresswoman Herminia Ramiro, members of the Provincial Board, city and municipal mayors, PNP and AFP officials, chambers of commerce presidents, and representatives of non-government organizations (NGOs).
Misamis Occidental is one of the priority provinces of the Australian aid program in the Philippines, with four major aid programs being implemented in the province.
PALS is assisting the provincial and municipal governments and communities in developing and managing sustainable livelihood projects, providing essential infrastructure such as rural water supply and farm-to-market roads, and advocating for environmental laws, protection and technologies.
www.australia.com.ph /mnla/mediarel2405.html   (598 words)

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