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Progress in culinary arts - Visayan Daily Star
The 4 th Regional Sabor Bisaya Trade Exhibit, Food Expo and Culinary Competition during the weekend brought together the artists and experts in food preparation. The theme of this assembly was “Local to Global”, which is a step towards progress in ...
Send BOC chief to ISIS, Lamata says - Visayan Daily Star
Commissioner Alberto Lina of the Bureau of Customs should be placed in a balikbayan box and shipped to Iraq for members of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria to open. The statement came from Manuel Lamata, chairman of the SAP Sugar Anti-Smuggling Office ...
What Grace is waiting for - Visayan Daily Star
The report that the Philippine economy grew by 5.6 percent in the second quarter of the year was good for the ears of most Filipinos. Growth, no matter how small, is always welcome. But some media reports did not sound impressed by that. While one daily ...
Proudly Sabor Bisaya - Visayan Daily Star
The biggest food exhibit in the Visayas – the 4 th Sabor Bisaya Convention, Food Expo and Culinary Competition – recently concluded successfully at the SMX Convention Center in Bacolod City. Organized by the Hotel and Restaurant Association of Negros ...
Lagarde hits UCAN head - Visayan Daily Star
Embattled and dismissed Central Negros Electric Cooperative general manager Sulpicio Lagarde Jr. said he is not surprised if Vicente Petierre disagrees with his assertion that Ceneco president Arnel Lapore signed a wrong contract with Filinvest Development ...
Remember our heroes, guv urges - Visayan Daily Star
Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. called on Negrenses yesterday to revisit the sacrifices of brave Filipinos who offered their lives in the pursuit of freedom as the nation marks National Heroes Day today. “We should always be reminded of this day in our history ...
Negros Oriental - Visayan Daily Star
Commission on Human Rights Negros Oriental field investigator, Jess Cañete, said he believes that human rights violations were committed by five policemen and a civilian in the arrest and detention of a drug suspect in Dumaguete City December last year.
Guv visits organic training - Visayan Daily Star
Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. visited farmers undergoing a three-month training on organic vegetable production at the Merceditas J. Montilla Agricultural and Vocational Demo Farm in Brgy. Odiong, Moises Padilla, yesterday. The training is ...
WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOY - Visayan Daily Star
Last Friday I presented the complaint of the planters in Oriental Negros, specifically those of the Bais-Tanjay districts. Their gripe is the conversion of the “A” sugar to “B” or domestic market under Sugar Regulatory Administration Sugar Order No ...
People & Events - Visayan Daily Star
The Local Council for Filipino Family, together with member-agencies, will celebrate Family Week September 21-26, with a series of activities to be held in Bacolod City, on the theme “Gender Equality and Children's Rights in Contemporary Families,” a ...
Diaz resigns as CLO - Visayan Daily Star
Rayfrando Diaz II yesterday said he is resigning as Bacolod City Legal Officer effective August 30. Diaz said this had been agreed between himself and Mayor Monico Puentevella, who will announce his replacement on Tuesday. In his letter to Puentevella ...
with Gywnne Dyer - Visayan Daily Star
You know how it is with buses? You wait ages for one, far longer than seems reasonable – and then three arrive all at once. Financial crises are a bit like that too. The financial crisis everybody in the business has really been waiting for is a “hard ...
Self-surrender and - Visayan Daily Star
We should have no doubt about this. There is a great need to surrender ourselves. Of course, not just to anybody, but to God, our Creator and Father, our everything. And because of God, we need to surrender ourselves to anybody who has some authority over ...
Think twice before allowing STL - Visayan Daily Star
Bacolod Bishop Vicente Navarra yesterday said local officials should think twice before allowing the operation of Small Town Lottery in Bacolod City as this will have a negative effect on the moral and spiritual fiber of the community. “The Church and ...
PNoy sets 2016 holidays - Visayan Daily Star
President Benigno Aquino has signed Proclamation No. 1105 declaring the regular holidays and special (non-working) days for 2016. The regular holidays for 2016 are New Year's Day on January 1, Maundy Thursday March 24, Good Friday March 25, Araw ng ...