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Call for Submission: WILA-Cebu’s Paglambo Regional Creative Writing Workshop on Flash Fiction on September 14-15, 2019

The Women in Literary Arts – Cebu, Inc. (WILA), with the sponsorship of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), will conduct a creative writing workshop focusing on the flash fiction genre on September 14-15. 2019 (Saturday-Sunday). The workshop panel will be headed by one of the founding members of WILA, the literary […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsAug 22nd, 2019Related News

“Build, Build, Build” puts in P2.2 B ports infra development fund-PPA

For the Philippine Ports Authority’s (PPA) programmed ports development alone, the government puts in over P2.2 billion to complete an inter-modal transport system under its Build, Build program. This is according to PPA Bohol Ports Manager Engr. James Gantalao, during a Department of Transportation (dotr) hosted Media familiarization Tour to the Port of Tubigon, a […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

Diputado asks for ordinance on pre-grad school garden

Department of Agriculture (DA) Regional Director for Central Visayas, Atty Salvador Diputado called for Boholano legislators’ help in rallying Boholanos to rescue the dire need for food security amidst dreams of becoming a major tourism destination in the country. Speaking during the opening of the Sandugo Agri-Fair 2019 now occupying the Bohol Agricultural Promotions Center […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

Local paddlers win 3 championships In 6, at Sandugo Dragon Boat Fest

Hospitable as they are, Boholanos defended their turf and gave only three of the six championship slots to visiting paddlers in the recently concluded Sandugo Dragon Boat Festival held at the seas, between Dauis and Tagbilaran City Strait, July 20. Local paddlers showed true grit, strength, endurance and teamwork to leave visiting dragon boat teams, […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

PWD dragon boat team Bags two race trophies

A team composed of persons with disabilities (PWD) proves they too can be competitive in a sport that banks on strength, endurance and timing to bring out a winning teamwork on a small boat by netting two championship awards in the recently concluded Sandugo 2019 Dragon Boat Festival held at the Miramar Promenade here. Fresh […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

DTI Sandugo ‘national’ Trade Fair: attracts 190 exhibitors, 11 regions

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Central Visayas opened its regional products showcase in Bohol, July 24-28 at the Island City Mall, with a bigger, wider participation of government assisted and developed products. This year’s products’ showcase feature 190 exhibitors bringing in gifts and novelty items, home decors, wear-ables and fashion accessories, home […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

PWDs plead for dormitory facilities near SPED schools

When learning facilities of the differently abled are scarce, persons with disabilities (PWDs) whose rights, advocates are pushing, are pleading the government to put up a dormitory for them to stay while studying in city schools that cater to their learning needs. Leading the pleading and giving voice to the deaf-mute and the mobility challenged […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

Aris’ previous statement on power ‘not misleading’

By: JUNE S. BLANCO REP. Erico Aristotle Aumentado of Bohol’s 2nd District stands by his previous statement that “the Cantakoy hydroelectric project found no support from the next administration. This solon emphasized that “this was not a misleading statement”, but a statement of facts. Aumentado said partners Ayala Group and Sta. Clara Power Corp. were […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

‘EU group’ experiences Bohol, people, on bikes

A lean delegation of dignitaries from the European Union led by European Ambassador to the Philippines Franz Jessen, joins local bikers for three days of environment rides in Bohol, while promoting friendships, international relations and culture. A mangrove planting, to be led by the ambassador, along with Asian Development Bank official, Marc Rooijackers and the […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2019Related News

HIT THE GROUND RUNNING, YAP PRESENTS HIS AGRI AND TOURISM AGENDA

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR HIT THE GROUND RUNNING, YAP PRESENTS HIS AGRI AND TOURISM AGENDA “Every peso spent in Bohol for food, goes to our Bol-anon farmers,” Gov. Art Yap said of his dream for Bohol. Wasting no time with fresh mandate given to him as the province’s father, Yap convened tourism and agriculture sectors […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 11th, 2019Related News

Rep. Aris, Gov. Art, team talk tourism for 2nd District

HNP SUPPORT Rep. Aris, Gov. Art, team talk tourism for 2nd District By: JUNE S. BLANCO DEVELOP more tourism destinations in the 2nd District to make a new loop that will expose the potentials of the other side of Bohol. This was the consensus of Rep. Erico Aristotle Aumentado of Bohol’s 2nd District, newly minted […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 11th, 2019Related News

GOV. YAP BARES CLOUD SEEDING UPDATE

Having a soft spot for farmers, Gov. Art Yap took no time to listen to the updates of the cloud seeding operations in Bohol. Based on the report; Cloud Seeding Operations were conducted last July 05 with Pilots; CAPT Badhran & CAPT Soliton using cherokee# RPC 2872. Also with the team are 1LT MERCADO (flyer), […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJul 11th, 2019Related News

HNP supports Aris’ 2nd District projects

By: JUNE S. BLANCO BIRTHDAYS can be celebrations for another milestone in life, a reunion of family and friends, and renewal of commitment of support to political partymates. The latter was what happened to Rep. Erico Aristotle Aumentado of the 2nd District – the lone Boholano congressman invited to the recent birthday bash of Davao […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJun 26th, 2019Related News

Aris to expand tourism prospects in 2nd District

By JUNE S. BLANCO REP. Erico Aristotle Aumentado will meet with national tourism officials in Manila this week to map out plans, explore prospects, and develop new attractions for the 2nd district. Aumentado says he wants synergetic tourism development so that each town can “sell” the destinations of the other towns – instead of competing […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJun 17th, 2019Related News

DepEd Tagbilaran City Division held its first state of the division address earlier today at the Bohol Tropics Resort.

Dr. Neri Ojastro, the OIC schools division superintendent stated the achievements and future plans of the division. He added that DepEd’s goal is to bring students to school, to make them learn, and to provide quality education. He also stated that the real challenge is to keep the students in school. Dr. Ojastro proudly shared […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJun 10th, 2019Related News

Bikers clean up Banat-I trails For World Environment Day

When most of the people took more time in their cozy beds on the early hours of June 5, it being a holiday, mountain bikers were already on the trails of Tagbilaran City’s cross country trail training site, spare gloves on the ready, for the World Environment Day Banat-I clean-up. While the government declared June […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJun 10th, 2019Related News

15 lady mayors, eight VMS To bring women issues up

Win some, lose some. Boholano women lost two valuable and strategic key seats in local governance, sliding back from the 17 mayoralty seats they were able to win in 2016 to only 15 in the recent midterm national and local elections, data from the local Commission on Elections bare. The 15, which comprise some 31.25% […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJun 10th, 2019Related News

Bohol poverty incidence Drops by 5.3% in 2018

Poverty incidence in Bohol continue to slide down in the last three years, from 31.3% in 2015 to 26% in 2018, recent data from the local Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) show. By poverty incidence, the PSA means the minimum income and expenditure required for a family of five members to meet the basic food and […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJun 10th, 2019Related News

New 47th IB commander vows sustained partnership for peace

CAMP LINO CHATTO, Cabulijan, Tubigon, Bohol, May 28 (PIA)—After rendering a stellar performance as commanding officer of the 47th Infantry “Katapatan” Battalion (47IB) for two years and 18 days, Lieutenant Colonel Eufracio Malig Jr., steps off and hands the command flag to Lieutenant Colonel Ramir Redosendo, in a simple but fitting turn-over of command rites […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJun 4th, 2019Related News

Rising TRI dampens cops’ Crime reduction efforts

An unprecedented increase in traffic related incidents (TRI) in the first five months of this year in Bohol compared to the same periods in the last two years dampen the local crime-busters accomplishments, but even then, Bohol still finds a considerable decrease in total crime volume trends in the last three years. In Bohol in […].....»»

Source: Boholnewsdaily BoholnewsdailyCategory: NewsJun 4th, 2019Related News