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Airphil Express flies Cebu – Dumaguete

January 1st, 2012 · 8 Comments

Airphil Express, the fastest growing Airline in the Philippines starts on March 22, 2012 to cater the route Cebu – Dumaguete and back four times per week. The discount airline covers the days it’s competitor Cebu Pacific is not covering. Airphil Express departs from Cebu International Airport each Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at 10:10 […]

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Tags: Travel

Pulitzer-Prize Winner Edward P. Jones in Dumaguete

November 15th, 2011 · No Comments

by Emmanuel ‘Doods’ Tecson Edward P. Jones, Pulitzer-prize winning short story writer and novelist, visited Dumaguete City last November  13-14 as part of a literary tour sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, the Embassy of the U.S.A. in Manila, National Book Store Philippines, and the National Book Development Board of the Philippines. Jones won […]

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Tags: Dumaguete · Silliman University

Toastmasters Dumaguete formed

November 3rd, 2011 · 12 Comments

A group of at least 20 professionals representing various sectors have formed Toastmasters Dumaguete (TMD) and formalized today its charter application with Toastmasters International. Toastmasters is a non-profit organization with chapters across the globe that aims for the development of public speaking and leadership skills. The idea behind the creation of TMD was sparked from […]

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Tags: Dumaguete

Junny Dumalag Jr.

April 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Junny Dumalag is Dumaguete’s City Administrator since 2001. He invited the DI-Team to his house and took a lot of time to discuss with us several issues and topics about Dumaguete City.

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Tags: Who is Who

First Big Fire in Dumaguete 2010

January 5th, 2010 · No Comments

We got the report of a fire at Ultra Vision downtown Dumaguete. Several buildings are damaged but no lifes threatened. Here the report of the fire at Ultra Vision in Dumaguete. Fire of still unknown origin gutted a multi-level commercial building in a busy section of Dumaguete on Tuesday, leaving millions of pesos worth of […]

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Dumaguete Robinson Place – Grand opening of the first Mall in Dumaguete

November 24th, 2009 · 9 Comments

After some years of delay (first announced opening was late 2007) Robinsons Place opened it’ gates yesterday in Dumaguete. Some of the shops are still closed but won’t miss the Christmas business. Whole Dumaguete was on their feet to see what is going on at Robinsons Palce in Dumaguete. The mall provide thousands of Jobs […]

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Tags: Dumaguete · Negros Oriental

Buglasan 2009 Dumaguete Negros Oriental

July 16th, 2009 · 8 Comments

The Festival of the Festivals, the Buglasan 2009 is this year scheduled from 17. October – 26 October. The Buglasan 2009 will be the Festival Highlight of Negros Oriental. The Festival is in memory of the Islands beginning, when it’s cultural character began to take shape.

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Tags: Dumaguete · Negros Oriental

Fiesta and Festival Schedule for Dumaguete Jul-Sept 09

July 4th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Here we go with some Fiestas and Festivals in our area for the next view month until Buglasan 2009 for Dumaguete City and the province of Negros Oriental

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Tags: Dumaguete · Negros Oriental

Safety in Dumaguete

April 30th, 2009 · 2 Comments

This a typical and very sad example, but also shows the background of most violent acts in the region.Dumaguete is not more dangerous or safe than any other growing City in the world if residents and expats walk through life wit common sense.

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Tags: Dumaguete · Negros Oriental

Brownout in Dumaguete and all over the Visayas

April 28th, 2009 · 1 Comment

 A long brownout hit Dumaguete and the whole Visayas on the Saturday February  25 which lasted until lunchtime Sunday. While speculations went wild and even local radio-stations reported about a bomb, the extended Brownout of the Negros Oriental Region was caused by a leaking transformer at the sub-station in Pondol, Amlan, Negros Oriental. The following […]

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Tags: Negros Oriental