Hundreds of supporters of leading mayoralty candidate Vice Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog and congressional bet Mayor Jerry Treñas did their own version of “People Power” amid the non-proclamation of their political bets.
Following a tension-packed protest the other night, former Justice Secretary and Iloilo City mayoralty candidate Raul Gonzalez, Sr. accused supporters of his political rivals of promoting a mob rule.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) here has decided to hold a special automated election for a village in Guimbal, on Monday, May 17.
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*as of 12 p.m. May 12, 2010
Now that the election is over, the candidates’ next obligation is to submit their statement of expenditures with the Comelec.
It all started with a patola (ridge gourd, Chinese okra), but the fight ended with one woman killed in Brgy. Talibong Grande, Mina, Iloilo Tuesday morning.
Mayor Jerry P. Treñas vowed a “seamless transition” of power at the city hall when he steps down on June 30.
The search is on for Ilonggo modern day heroes who exemplify the traits of Filipino men and women of long ago who excelled in their respective fields and sacrificed everything for their country.
ROXAS CITY – Trusted men and close allies of Sapian Mayor Arturo “Turic” Orosco, Sr. who abandoned him and joined the Liberal Party (LP) lost their political bids in this town in last Monday’s election.
ROXAS CITY – Congresswoman-elect Mrs. Jane Tan Castro, wife of outgoing 2nd District Rep. Fredenil Castro, Reelected 1st Cong. Antonio del Rosario and Reelected Gov. Victor Tanco, Sr. were able to have landslide victories over their opponents in May 10, 2010 election.
KALIBO, Aklan — Four Tibyog Akean reelectionists retained their positions in the Sangguniang Panlalawigan Eastern side in the official count of the Commission on Elections (Comelec).
TIGBAUAN, ILOILO – At the price of US$180 to 250 per kilogram (Php 12,000 per kg) of dried sea cucumber in the United States, sea cucumber are good bets for fish farmers wanting to find the new “gold” in aquaculture.
The Sugar Regulatory Administration will hold a public bidding this week for the importation of 22,700 tons of refined sugar for arrival on July 31, a senior official said on Thursday. The auction on Friday will be the third for Manila this year.
Philippine Airlines expects to post losses for a third year, as the impact of a slow global economic recovery, lower passenger traffic and internal problems beset the country’s flag carrier.
The period just before the Second World War and after the Philippine American War ushered in a time of economic prosperity and political stability all throughout the country. This period was known as “Peacetime.”
Aside from love affairs, perhaps the most pleasurable activity we so ever regret ending is that oh-so reviving and ever engaging cup of coffee.
Ted’s OldTimer La Paz Batchoy has expanded. Couple Adelfa and Larry Borro welcomed family and friends in their newly opened branch along Diversion Road.
The global recession and competitive businesses do not stop these young entrepreneurs from pursuing their passion.