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American found dead in Cagayan de Oro hotel


A retired American navy officer was found dead inside his rented room in a budget hotel here on Tuesday but the police said initial investigation found no indication of a foul play.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Kalayaan mayor urges PH fishers to defy China

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This undated photo handout released by the Kayalaan Municipal office on July 13, 2011 shows the island of Kalayaan, which means "Freedom" in the Filipino language, that was created in 1978 mainly to assert the Philippines' claim to the disputed territory in the Spratlys, a chain of islets in the South China Sea. AFP FILE PHOTO

The mayor of Kalayaan town, in the Spratlys, on Friday said he would encourage Filipino fishermen to ignore China’s new rules that require foreign fishermen to seek permission from Chinese regional authorities before venturing out into the disputed West Philippine Sea.

Posted: January 11th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

5,000 bags of Vietnam rice seized in CDO

According to Customs Deputy Commissioner Danilo Lim, the shipment was not covered by any documents or permits from the National Food Authority (NFA).. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Customs authorities, led by Deputy Commissioner Danilo Lim, on Monday seized 5,000 bags of rice worth P9 million at the Mindanao Container Terminal in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental, that Lim said were smuggled in from Vietnam.

Posted: February 12th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Sendong victims get free houses in ‘Berjaya Village’

Tan Sri Dato Seri Vincent Tan ,Founder Berjaya during Gawad Kalinga Bayanihan Expo 2012 at SMX Convention in Pasay City. ARNOLD ALMACEN/INQUIRER

The local unit of the Malaysian conglomerate Berjaya turned over 150 houses to victims of tropical storm ‘‘Sendong” on Friday in a new community in Cagayan de Oro now officially known as Berjaya Village.

Posted: October 24th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

CDO, Iligan get P69-M fund for climate change adaptation


Cagayan de Oro and Iligan cities, the two coastal urban centers in northern Mindanao devastated by Tropical Storm “Sendong” four months ago, have been given a P69-million fund to help them prepare for extreme weather events brought by climate change.

Posted: April 20th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »