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Former vice governor first to file COC

BACOLOD City – Former Vice Governor Genaro ‘Lim-ao ‘Alvarez was the first candidate to file his Certificate of Candidacy (COC)  at the Provincial Commission on Election (Comelec) office here as the filing of COC for the 2019 midterm elections officially started yesterday, October 11, 2018. Alvarez filed his COC for congressman in the sixth district […] The post Former vice governor first to file COC appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianOct 11th, 2018

Former vice governor first to file COC

BACOLOD City – Former Vice Governor Genaro ‘Lim-ao ‘Alvarez was the first candidate to file his Certificate of Candidacy (COC)  at the Provincial Commission on Election (Comelec) office here as the filing of COC for the 2019 midterm elections officially started yesterday, October 11, 2018. Alvarez filed his COC for congressman in the sixth district […] The post Former vice governor first to file COC appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Ilocos Norte vice gubernatorial candidate dies

MANILA, Philippines – An Ilocos Norte board member running for vice governor in the coming elections died in Laoag City on Friday, February 15. Provincial Board Member Mariano Marcos II was found unconscious in the men’s room at the Laoag City International Airport on Friday night, February 15, according to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2019

WATCH: Highlights of Isabela Bambanti Festival

https://www.facebook.com/134002529966819/posts/2317923188241398/ A brief and energetic video was recently featured on the Facebook page of Gov. Faustino "Bojie" Dy III, who is running for vice governor in the May 2019 elections, with running mate Rep. Rodito Albano, who is running for governor. The video captures key highlights of the latest Bambanti Festival held Jan. 24, 2019. The word "bambanti" means "scarecrow" in the local dialect, and in fact, the video features the moment the province of Isabela achieved the Guinness World Records of the largest number of people dressed as scarecrows for the event. "You are officially amazing," the Guinness BWR adjudicator is heard sa...Keep on reading: WATCH: Highlights of Isabela Bambanti Festival.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2019

Bangladesh to sue Manila bank over $81 mln cyber heist — cenbank governor

DHAKA — Bangladesh will file a lawsuit in a U.S. court on Wednesday against Rizal Commercial Banking Corp (RCBC) over its role in one of the world’s biggest cyber-heists, the Bangladesh central bank governor said. In February 2016, unknown criminals used fraudulent orders on the SWIFT payments system to steal $81 million from the Bangladesh […] The post Bangladesh to sue Manila bank over $81 mln cyber heist — cenbank governor appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 31st, 2019

Vice guv ‘satisfied’ with budget deliberations

By: Gail T. Momblan ILOILO Vice Governor Christine Garin said she is satisfied with the ongoing deliberations on the 2019 budget amid criticisms from their political detractors. VG Garin said members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan’s committee on appropriations are trying their best to hasten the budget approval amid their busy schedules because of the upcoming midterm polls […] The post Vice guv ‘satisfied’ with budget deliberations appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 30th, 2019

Bangladesh to sue RCBC over $81-M cyber heist

DHAKA -- Bangladesh was set to file a lawsuit in a US court on Wednesday against Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC) over its role in one of the world’s biggest cyber-heists, the Bangladesh central bank governor said......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 30th, 2019

Mayoral bet, re-electionist guv face disqualification suits

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Former Roxas City vice mayor and now mayoral bet Ronnie Dadivas and re-electionist Capiz Governor Antonio del Rosario are facing disqualification charges when the latter hired the former to head the Gender and Development (GAD) office in violation of Batasang Pambansa 881 of the Omnibus Election Code. Complainant Essex Quintia of […] The post Mayoral bet, re-electionist guv face disqualification suits appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2019

NegOcc, Capiz eye Palaro 2021

NEGROS Occidental is positive to host the 2021 Palarong Pambansa. Led by Negros Occidental Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson, the Negrense team offered to host the 2021 Palarong Pambansa at the Department of Education (DepEd) national office in Quezon City earlier this week. “We successfully presented the province’s bid for the Palarong Pambansa hosting in […] The post NegOcc, Capiz eye Palaro 2021 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 17th, 2019

Robredo, senators: Probe DFA passport data mess

MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Leni Robredo called on government to investigate and act on the supposed passport data mess in the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). Robredo agreed with Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon's call for government to file charges against the outsourced passport maker. "Nakakagimbal iyon at saka nakakatakot. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 13th, 2019

Robredo backs calls to file case vs contractor in DFA passport data mess

MANILA – Vice President Leni Robredo on Sunday backed calls for the government to file a case against the contractor who allegedly took Filipino passport data from the Department of Foreign Affairs. Source link link: Robredo backs calls to file case vs contractor in DFA passport data mess.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 13th, 2019

DILG suspends Catanduanes gov

LEGAZPI CITY: The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Regional Office ordered the suspension of Catanduanes Gov. Joseph Cua on Friday and appointed the vice governor as acting provincial head. Cua was ordered suspended for six months effective January 11, following the directive of the DILG Central Office based on a resolution of… link: DILG suspends Catanduanes gov.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2019

Camarines Sur vice governor tenders resignation

Camarines Sur Vice Gov. Fortunato Peña is resigning from his post effective Feb. 28......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 11th, 2019

Camarines Sur vice governor tenders resignation

Camarines Sur Vice Gov. Fortunato Peña is resigning from his post effective Feb. 28......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 11th, 2019

Camarines Sur Vice Governor Ato Peña resigns

MANILA, Philippines – Camarines Sur Vice Governor Fortunato “Ato” Peña has resigned from his post for ”personal” reasons effective February 28. Peña himself made the announcement on his Facebook page on Wednesday, January 9. He confirmed that he submitted his resignation letter to the Office of the President that day. “Si Vice ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 11th, 2019

Capitol engineer asked to submit report on Mambukal incident

BACOLOD City – Negros  Occidental Vice Governor Eugenio Lacson has asked the provincial engineer to submit a report on claims that a portion of the Mambukal  Convention Center collapsed on Tuesday. Lacson personally went to Mambukal to inspect the building. He said not a single part of the P84-million Mambukal Convention Hotel in Minoyan, Murcia […] The post Capitol engineer asked to submit report on Mambukal incident appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 11th, 2019

Scouts Jamboree: Cultivating a Happy, Better MisOr

Misamis Oriental revitalizes anew the scouting movement in the province in a bid to promote the culture of lasting peace in Mindanao and advance its tourism program as scouts and scouters gathered in the 6th ‘A Happy MisOr Scouts Jamboree’ held at DepEd Park, Civoleg, Lunotan, this city. Vice Governor Joey G. Pelaez, regular member […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsDec 19th, 2018

No hand in Sorsogon projects cornered by 1 contractor, says mayor

  LEGAZPI CITY --- Mayor Edwin "Boboy" Hamor of Casiguran town in Sorsogon province has denied any participation in infrastructure projects being built by CT Leoncio Construction and Trading, saying he does not even know its proprietor.   "I also have no idea that they (Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno and Sorsogon Vice Gov. Ester Hamor) know each other," Hamor said on Thursday.   The vice governor is the mayor's wife and the mother-in-law of Diokno's daughter. Hamor said Ester's son was by her first husband and not his.   The names of the Hamors surfaced during Question Hour in the House of Representatives on Tuesday, when Diokno fielded quer...Keep on reading: No hand in Sorsogon projects cornered by 1 contractor, says mayor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 14th, 2018

Obet Armada ‘missed’ the Comelec deadline

“Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination.” – Drake NEW YORK CITY – Former Iloilo Vice Governor Roberto “Obet” Armada arrived in the Philippines on November 29, 2018 night from a one-month “spiritual journey” in the United States, thus he wasn’t able to “beat the deadline” for the last day […] The post Obet Armada ‘missed’ the Comelec deadline appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 30th, 2018

SP session adjourned for lack of quorum

By: Gail T. Momblan THE session called by the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) on Nov 23, 2018 was adjourned for lack of quorum. Only half of the 14 SP members, including Vice Governor Christine “Ting-Ting” Garin, were present. Despite the early adjournment, Garin said it was a “very good record” since it was the first time to […] The post SP session adjourned for lack of quorum appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 24th, 2018

NBI files graft raps vs 24 Boracay officials

The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has filed graft and malversation charges against 24 local officials of Aklan, including the governor and vice governor, as well as the mayor and vice mayor of Malay town in connection with the alleged misuse of P84 million in Boracay funds......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018