Monthly Archives: September 2012

Gov’t to seize Vietnam rice in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY—The 94,000 bags of imported rice from Vietnam worth P112.8 million face possible confiscation after the National Food Authority (NFA) in Albay failed to present the necessary import permits on Wednesday to prove that the cargo was not smuggled, … Continue reading

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Two Sorsogon journalists harassed, assaulted

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – Two Sorsogon journalists were harassed and assaulted in separate incidents on Sunday, the Philippine National Police (PNP) said Tuesday. The first incident occurred when Roberto Labalan, editor of Sorsogon Now weekly tabloid and national director and … Continue reading

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Pongco Bridge due for extensive repair

By Benilda A. Recebido SORSOGON CITY, Sept 24 (PIA) — Pongco Bridge, the only means of access between the municipality of Prieto Diaz and Bacon District in Sorsogon City, was recommended for extensive repair by the Department of Public Works … Continue reading

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Ex-Sorsogon fire chief survives slay try

LEGAZPI CITY–A former Sorsogon fire chief was shot by unidentified gunmen on Tuesday evening at his residence in Sorsogon City, a police official said Wednesday. Chief Insp. Renato B. Marcial, 42, former chief of the Bureau of Fire and Protection … Continue reading

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SORECO II’s Financial Performance

It would be interesting to know if Soreco II is not part of the list in this article. From my understand, there was a point in time that the said cooperative was in debt. Can somebody share some information of … Continue reading

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1,500 delegates join Sorsogon Eco-Youth Summit

By Benilda A. Recebido SORSOGON CITY, Sept 14 (PIA) — A collaborative eco-experience for over 1,500 delegates from 14 municipalities and other provinces throughout the Bicol region will convene in a forum dubbed, “Eco-Youth Summit 2012” on October 13 and … Continue reading

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Rinconada a Bicol tongue like no other

By Oliver Samson Iriga City —- Singing icon Nora Aunor, actors Jaime Fabregas and Rez Cortes, 2010 Miss Universe runner-up Venus Raj, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima and Eddie Ilarde, a former assemblyman, senator and congressman, are Bicolano but they … Continue reading

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