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  Surigao del Sur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Surigao del Sur is a province of the Philippines located in the Caraga region in Mindanao.
Its capital is Tandag and borders Surigao del Norte to the north, Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur to the west, and Davao Oriental to the south.
Surigao del Sur is located at the eastern coast of Mindanao and faces the Philippine Sea.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Surigao_del_Sur   (123 words)

  
 SURIGAO DEL SUR
It is bounded on the northwest by Surigao del Norte, on the southeast by Davao Oriental, on the east by the Pacific Ocean and on the west and southwest by the provinces of Agusan del Sur and Agusan del Norte.
Sur was created as the 56th Philippine province on June 29, 1960 by virtue of R. No. 2786 and was formally separated from its mother province, Surigao del Norte, on September 18, 1960.
Surigao became the eastern District, comprising Agusan and all the islands between the towns of Butuan and Caraga in 1869.
members.tripod.com /ust_ism/region11/surigao_del_sur.htm   (1217 words)

  
 Surigao del Sur, Caraga, Philippines
Surigao del Norte is a mosaic of islands that lies at the rim of the Asian continental shelf.
It is bounded on the north and east by the vast Pacific Ocean, on the south by the provinces of Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Sur, and on the west by the historic Surigao Strait.
Mainland Surigao del Norte is a cradle of civilization of the province.
oasis.fortunecity.com /acapulco/215/caraga/surigaon/surigaon.htm   (1491 words)

  
 Old Surigao
Surigao was then called Caraga, a district which covered the present province of Agusan, the two Surigao and a part of Davao.
As center of faith and capital town of Surigao or Caraga, Tandag was fortified with cottas which were erected sometime by the 18th century within the northern side of the town and near the old cemetary at its west.
The other version says that when dela Vega landed in Tandag to subdue the ferocious Caragas as the rebellious natives were called then, he did not know the name of the place so he inquired from the native who at that time was gathering the leaves of the herb locally known as tangad.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Cyprus/8446/tandag.html   (1338 words)

  
 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Surigao del Sur Gov. Vicente "BB" Pimentel has pledged to help the national government in eradicating the poverty in his province, noting that it is one cause of insurgency and crime.
Surigao del Sur was tagged by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) as the "hot bed" of communist insurgency as a result of the discovery of camps and alleged bomb factory of the New People’s Army (NPA).
The provincial leadership of Surigao del Sur likewise pledged to ask the barangay leaders, especially those in farflung areas, to identify members and supporters of NPA who are still hiding in the mountains and to convince them to come down and live peaceful life with their families.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2005/05/30/PROV2005053035793.html   (322 words)

  
 Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro - Surigao Sur eyed as economic zone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
"Surigao del Sur being strategically located with its many seaports located in almost all of its municipalities, rich natural resources and human capital with varying skills in different trades, the province highly qualifies as an economic zone", Pichay said.
The solon added that Surigao del Sur qualifies as a potential economic zone because of its strategic location, which is along the border area that allows easy transit of goods.
He said the proposed Surigao del Sur Economic Zone would not only contribute to the development of one of the nation's 20 poorest provinces, but also contribute to regional and national development.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/cag/2006/01/06/bus/surigao.sur.eyed.as.economic.zone.html   (559 words)

  
 Tandag, Surigao del Sur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tandag is a 2nd class municipality in the province of Surigao del Sur, Philippines.
It is the capital municipality of Surigao del Sur.
According to the 2000 census, it has a population of 44,327 people in 8,449 households.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tandag,_Surigao_del_Sur   (91 words)

  
 surigao del sur province info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It si bounded on the north by Surigao del Norte, on the east by the Philppine Sea, on the south by Davao Oriental, and on the west by Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur
Surigao and Agusan formed the East Distict which was changed in 1870 to "Dsitricto de Surigao".
Surigao del Sur is known largely for its logging and wood-processing industries.
home.online.no /~erfalch/surigaodelsura.htm   (417 words)

  
 Local Government Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Long before Tandag became what it is today-- the bustling capital town of Surigao del Sur -- it was inhabited by the Manobos and the Mamanwas who lived along the river banks under the leadership of Suba, their Chieftain.
In 1650, Tandag became the capital town of Surigao or Caraga, then a district that covered the present provinces of Agusan, the two Surigaos and a part of Davao.
As center of faith and capital town, Tandag was forfeited with cottas which were erected sometime in the 18th century, within the northern part of the town and near the old cemetery at the western side.
caraga13.gov.ph /tandagsds   (386 words)

  
 Provincial Government of Surigao del Sur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It is bounded on the northwest by the Province of Surigao del Norte, on the southeast by Davao Oriental, on the east by the Pacific Ocean and on the west and southwest by the Provinces of Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur.
Tandag as its capital is 448 nautical miles from Manila, 150 nautical miles from Cebu, 207 kilometers from Butuan City, 331 kilometers from Davao City, and 200 kilometers from Surigao City.
SURIGAO DEL SUR is a province of the infant CARAGA REGION and considered as one of the Mindanao's best kept secrets.
caraga13.gov.ph /surigaodelsur   (283 words)

  
 PhilCentral   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Surigao del Sur was created as the 56th independent Philippine province on June 19, 1960 by virtue of House Bill No. 3058 also known as Republic Act No. 2786 authored by Representative Reynaldo P. Honrado.
Surigao and Agusan, including the territory lying between Butuan and Caraga bays, formed the third district, called the east district, or province-wide Caraga, which was changed in 1870 to Distrito de Surigao.
Surigao del Sur has a total population of 501,808 with one city, 309 barangays, two disticts, and 18 municipalities.
www.philcentral.com /7028/16818.html?*session*id*key*=*session*id*val*   (599 words)

  
 Mindanao - Surigao del Sur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It is bounded on the north by Surigao del Norte, on the east by the Philippine Sea, on the south by Davao Oriental, and on the west by Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur.
Surigao del Sur and Surigao del Norte became distinct provinces in 1960.
Surigao del Sur is known for its logging and wood-processing industries.
www.mindanao.org /caraga/overview/ka6.htm   (373 words)

  
 Caraga Travel Guide
It is bounded by the Pacific Ocean on the east, the Bohol Sea and the Provinces of Misamis Oriental and Bukidnon on the west, and the Surigao
It embraces the four (4) Provinces of Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Norte, and Surigao del Sur, and the three (3) cities of Butuan, Surigao and Bislig.
These provinces and cities were administratively under Region X except Surigao del Sur which was with Region XI before the creation of the Caraga Administrative Region.
www.caragatravelguide.com /profiles   (804 words)

  
 Local Government Unit: Province of Surigao del Sur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Province of Surigao del Sur is the 56
It is bounded on the Northwest by the Province of Surigao del Norte, on the Southeast by Davao Oriental, on its Eastern side by the Pacific Ocean, and on the West and Southwest by the Provinces of Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur.
Surigao del Sur has 1 city and 18 municipalities most of which are located in the coastal areas with Tandag as its capital.
www.surigaodelsur.gov.ph /index.php   (196 words)

  
 Sun.Star Cebu - Surigao del Sur plans to boost eco-tourism spots   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Surigao del Sur has a lot of potentials in tourism, forest resources, mining industry, marine resources and agriculture, allowing its government to currently work on the enhancement and development of these fields.
Tandag Mayor Marybeth Delgado and AS-Tandag general sales agent and provincial prosecutor Rey (husband of Marybeth) accommodated the participants and toured them to potential tourist destinations and business spots in the province.
Delgado said Surigao del Sur still has the biggest iron deposit in the world and remains the richest in forest resources especially narra.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/ceb/2003/01/31/life/surigao.del.sur.plans.to.boost.eco.tourism.spots.html   (615 words)

  
 bislig, surigao del norte by Philippine Website Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Surigao del Sur bounded by Surgao del Norte on the North, Philippine Sea on
del Norte, Dapa in Siargao Island, Tandag and Bislig, Surigao del Sur,...
Junction to Bislig, Surigao del Sur Junction to Bondoc Peninsula...
www2.nfsp-philippines.org /pinoypedia/bislig-surigao-del-norte/index.html   (452 words)

  
 CanTiLaN.Net - Carrascal Town Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
If we consider that Tandag had only 54 "tributantes" and some 200 inhabitants when she become that seat of the priory then administering Christianization of the region to Cantilan, we could visualize how very modest that fishing/farming village of Carrascal could be in 1879.
Leony Bamer, Spanish American war veteran, then deputy treasurer with assignment in south Surigao and in his capacity as councilor for Carrascal, in the Cantilan council was known to have argued the case of Carrascal, and won.
It Carrascal is bounded in the North by municipality of Claver, Surigao del Norte, in the South by Cantilan, Surigao del Sur; East by Pacific Ocean and West by Agusan del Norte.
www.cantilan.net /towns/carrascal/index.htm   (1283 words)

  
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The IPDP for Surigao del Sur described herein aims to ensure compliance with the Philippine Indigenous People's Rights Act (RA 8371) and the World Bank's OD 4.20 on Indigenous Peoples, as reflected in the project's Indigenous People's Strategy.
There is likewise a Provincial Federation of Tribal Councils of Surigao del Sur that represents the Manobo-Mandaya-Mamanwas at the provincial level.
In barangays with IP communities, activities of the WHTs shall be coordinated closely with the concerned tribal chieftains to ensure that these are properly communicated to the IP households and are culturally appropriate.
www-wds.worldbank.org /servlet/WDSContentServer/WDSP/IB/2005/01/06/000160016_20050106121645/Rendered/INDEX/IPP920v20WHSMP1r1180October02004111.txt   (3204 words)

  
 IPDP for Surigao del Sur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
A social assessment (SA) conducted in the Province revealed the existence of Indigenous Cultural Communities and Indigenous Peoples (ICC/IPs) in all the municipalities of Surigao del Sur where around 125,000 IPs belonging to the Manobo-Mandaya-Mamanwa cultural-minority groups are known to reside.
In line with the overall project objectives, the IPDP aims to increase the access of IP women in Surigao del Sur of reproductive age to acceptable, high quality and cost-effective reproductive health services and enable them to safely attain their desired spacing and number of children in a manner compatible with their practices and situation.
The Federation of Tribal Councils of Surigao del Sur, the municipal tribal chieftains and the tribal leadership shall be mainstreamed into the overall project activities.
www.doh.gov.ph /2safemotherhood/2whsmp2/surigao_sur.htm   (3313 words)

  
 G.R. No. 125213   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Milagros L. Diaz, erstwhile postmistress of Tandag, Surigao del Sur, was found guilty beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of malversation of public funds defined by Article 217, paragraph 4, of the Revised Penal Code, in a decision rendered by the Sandiganbayan on 15 March 1996 in Criminal Case No. 11295.
Meanwhile, petitioner filed a motion for reinvestigation with the Sandiganbayan contending that the Acting Provincial Fiscal of Tandag, Surigao del Sur, who had conducted the preliminary investigation ultimately recommended the dismissal of the complaint on the ground that petitioner was able to fully account for the alleged shortage of P14,191.63.
that the shortage was incurred to defray operational expenses for the Tandag post office and that the shortage in cash should instead be blamed on the failure, or delay, of the Regional Office of the Bureau of Posts in replenishing the amount spent for office operation.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1999/jan1999/gr_125213_1999.html   (3147 words)

  
 "Region XI"
Both Davao and Davao del Sur are separated from the surrounding provinces on the west by the Central Mindanao Highlands.
Surigao del Sur is one of the provinces in the Philippines most laden with minerals.
Surigao del Sur does not experience severe storms although it is exposed to the northeast monsoon and trade winds.
www.livinginthephilippines.com /region11.html   (1589 words)

  
 Tandag, Surigao del Sur - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Tandag, Surigao del Sur - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about Tandag, Surigao del Sur contains research on
Tandag, Surigao del Sur, Barangays and External links.
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Tandag,_Surigao_del_Sur   (96 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Marihatag, Surigao del Sur, is a relatively poor municipality whose residents mainly derive income from agricultural enterprises.
San Francisco, Agusan del Sur The Barobo-San Francisco segment of the road improvement plan for the Surigao-Davao Coastal Road is already paved with concrete.
The population of Kamayo in the area is estimated at 122,350 in 1994; 115,850 in Surigao del Sur, 6,500 in Agusan del Norte.
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 G.R. No. 70744
In a verified complaint filed with the Municipal Trial Court of Tandag, Surigao del Sur, ALMA LAWANGON accused FELIPE RAMIREZ of the crime of rape.
The rule is that when the offended party in the crime of rape has executed and subscribed to a complaint, the prosecution before the court may be initiated by means of an information signed by the Fiscal alone.
On July 5,1983, Alma gave her statement to the Tandag Police and, on the same day, she subscribed to a complaint for rape before the Municipal Trial Judge of Tandag, Surigao del Sur.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1985/may1985/gr_70744_1985.html   (1575 words)

  
 Barobo
On the east by the Pacific Ocean, and on the west by the Province of Agusan del. Sur.
It linked by a National road to the Provincial Capital of Tandag, Surigao del. Sur of 103 kilometers, and gateway to the Regional center f Caraga in Butuan City of 107 kilometers.
The creation of the Province of Surigao del. Sur under R.A. no 2786 on June 1960 gave birth on the Municipality of Barobo on October 24, 1960 by virtue of executive order No. 407 issued by Pres.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Cyprus/8446/barobo.html   (461 words)

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