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DSWD list reveals Palawan, Or. Mindoro have most number of poor people in MIMAROPA

CALAPAN CITY – Contrary to the common notion that among the provinces in MIMAROPA (Mindoro-Marinduque-Romblon-Palawan) Region, or Region 4B, and also in the

5 foreign firms set to start natural gas exploration in Mindoro Island next year

CALAPAN CITY – A consortium of five foreign firms will reportedly start drilling natural gas in the southern part of the two provinces in Mindoro Island in th

Island ownership case between Mindoro, Antique provinces continues as Or. Mindoro court affirms jurisdiction over it

CALAPAN CITY – The case filed by the Oriental Mindoro provincial government and its municipal government of Bulalacao against the provincial government of A

29 new scholars complete Malampaya’s BEST program in Oriental Mindoro

CALAPAN CITY – Some 29 scholars of Malampaya Foundation, Inc.’s “Bridging Employment through Skills Training (BEST)” program have just completed the f

Or. Mindoro high school recognized as the best ‘Brigada Eskwela’ implementor in the country

2 private foundations support Mindoro students   CALAPAN CITY – The Department   of Education (DepEd) has adjudged the Oriental Mindoro National High

Or. Mindoro judge dismisses a mining company’s petition to force an LGU to receive their rental fees

Maintaining the province’s 25-year mining moratorium   CALAPAN CITY – A regional trial court in Oriental Mindoro has dismissed the petition of a foreig

Or. Mindoro mayoral bet who lost in toss coin changes mind, now wants a recount

CALAPAN CITY – A mayoral candidate in the smallest town in Oriental Mindoro, who agreed with his opponent to a coin toss to determine who was the winner and

P160K worth of shabu seized in Or. Mindoro in a ‘buy-bust’ operation

CALAPAN CITY – A buy-bust operation by members of the regional Philippine National Police (PNP) anti-illegal drugs special task group last Saturday afternoo

Mga nanalong opisyales sa Oriental Mindoro, nai-proklama na; halos puro LP ang nahalal

  CALAPAN CITY – Matapos ang maingay na eleksyon at pagbabatuhan ng samu’t saring akusasyon sa mga magkakatunggali nitong katatapos na halalang lokal, n

Coin toss settles mayoral race in San Teodoro

CALAPAN CITY – Their fate literally hung on the toss of a coin.   A mayoral candidate in San Teodoro town in Oriental Mindoro was proclaimed winner

PDEA nabs hairdresser, young drug pusher in Calapan City; PNP arrested 10 others in a pot session in Oriental Mindoro southern town

CALAPAN CITY – A hairdresser and a young drug pusher were arrested in two separate buy-bust operations last Tuesday and Wednesday by elements of Philippine Dr

3 soldiers wounded in an encounter with NPA guerrillas in Occ. Mindoro

  CALAPAN CITY - At least three soldiers were wounded as members of the Philippine Army encountered an undetermined number of heavily-armed New People's Arm

PNP-MIMAROPA, religious NGO give free medical and dental services to poor people in Or. Mindoro

CALAPAN CITY – A total of 873 indigent people received free medical and dental services when medical personnel of the Philippine National Police (PNP) Regio

PNP-MIMAROPA, religious NGO give free medical and dental services to poor people in Or. Mindoro

  CALAPAN CITY – A total of 873 indigent people received free medical and dental services when medical personnel of the Philippine National Police (PNP) R

3 soldiers wounded in an encounter with NPA guerrillas in Occ. Mindoro

  CALAPAN CITY - At least three soldiers were wounded as members of the Philippine Army encountered an undetermined number of heavily-armed New People's Arm

DPWH warns public works contractors, suppliers on ‘solicitors,’ ticket sellers

CALAPAN CITY – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has warned internal and external stakeholders against the modus operandi of unscrupulous i

NIA bars newsmen in Or. Mindoro as it celebrates 50th anniversary

CALAPAN CITY – The National Irrigation Administration (NIA) celebrated yesterday (April 16) their 50th year of existence as the prime government agency task

Work on hydropower project in Or. Mindoro begins this May

  CALAPAN CITY – The construction of 8-megawatt (MW) mini hydro-power project in Oriental Mindoro is set to start next month, a top company official of St

PDEA launches drug awareness drive for transport groups in Calapan City

CALAPAN CITY – Transportation sector, especially the drivers of public utility vehicles, should be the first one to know the value of not being hooked on ille

South Luzon military says NPA harassing local poll candidates; rebels deny it and advised voters to use their right wisely

CALAPAN CITY — The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in Southern Luzon has accused over the weekend the communist New People’s Army (NPA) of harassi

Oriental Mindoro to be turned into self-sustaining ‘green energy hub’

  CALAPAN CITY – Three local and foreign power companies are now banding together in an ambitious energy project which is designed to

LP bet’s supporter killed, another wounded in Occidental Mindoro shooting incident

  CALAPAN CITY – A woman supporter of the Liberal Party's candidate for governor of Occidental Mindoro was shot dead while a man was wounded after “ridi

National highways are not palay solar dryers, according to DPWH

  CALAPAN CITY – Now that the summer season is heating up, and ideal for the farmers to dry up their produce especially grains or palay, the Department of

5 Philippine Army soldiers wounded in Occidental Mindoro encounter

CALAPAN CITY – Five Army soldiers, including an officer, were wounded in an encounter with suspected members of New People’s Army (NPA) last Saturday (Apr

‘Notorious’ criminal gang member arrested in Calapan City, Or. Mindoro

CALAPAN CITY – A known notorious criminal gang operating in the whole province of Oriental Mindoro was believed neutralized after one of its key and active

Joint PDEA and PNP team arrested ‘marijuana cultivator’ in Oriental Mindoro

  CALAPAN CITY – An alleged “marijuana cultivator” was arrested in a surprise joint operation conducted March 7 by the Philippine Drug Enforcement

Syngenta donates school supplies in Oriental Mindoro

  Around 300 poor schoolchildren of the farmers at the San Jose Elementary School in Barangay San Jose, Roxas, Oriental Mindoro were the beneficiaries of

Cayetano: UNA Wrong In Criticizing Pnoy Admin Economic Gains

  "Last year's economic growth rate was a huge economic milestone for the nation and the administration ticket will make sure that its effects trickle d