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  • SORSOGON CITY (Nov. 24, 2011) – A former mayor convicted by the Sandiganbayan of falsification of public document shall serve his sentence at the National Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Muntinlupa City starting this month.

    Guillermo “Guaming” Gacis So. 67 years old, former municipal mayor of Matnog, Sorsogon is presently detained at the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) district jail in this city.

  • NAGA CITY (Nov 24, 2011) - If allegations are to be believed, some local Filipino-Chinese have positioned themselves to make a killing out Naga City’s real estate boom that has not let up for the past 10 years.

    Leading developers in the country have flocked to the city to compete in acquiring prime lands, mostly converted from sugarlands and coconut plantations. The foot of Mount Isarog is now site of rapid development of subdivisions and housing projects.

  • MILAOR, Camarines Sur (Nov 22, 2011) – Thousands of residents in populated areas in this municipality and adjacent Naga City have filed a petition to the local government of this town complaining about the stench originating from a large piggery and an asphalt plant in a compound owned by the Uy family in barangay San Vicente in this town.

  • Naga City (Nov.21 2011) – After the recently concluded 22nd Ad Congress here at the Camarines Sur Wakeboarding Complex in Pili, the Philippines’ largest carrier, Cebu Pacific Air (PSE: CEB) held a simple lunch for local media, and disclosed current airline seat sales and aircraft delivery schedules. It had just shown support for local tourism and events by operating up to 7x daily flights for last week’s Ad Congress, similar to what it had done during the IronMan last August.

    CEB holds 50% off seat sale for 16 domestic routes


    Pili, Camarines Sur (Nov 18, 2011) - Today’s leading Philippine multimedia conglomerate GMA Network, Inc. (GMA) stays in tune with the beat of the technology drum. This is according to GMA Chairman and CEO Atty. Felipe L. Gozon in his address on the “The Future of Television” delivered to around 4,000 participants at the recently concluded 22nd Philippine Advertising Congress held at the CamSur Watersports Complex (CWC) in Camarines Sur.


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