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State of the province address MISAMIS Oriental––Governor Oscar S. Moreno told in his State-of-the Province Address (SOPA) that Misamis Oriental has the least poverty incidence in Northern Mindanao as shown by the latest available record of the National Statistics Coordination Board (NSCB). “The implementation of development programs across the province resulted to better scores on eradicating extreme poverty and hunger,” Moreno said. For the education sector, he said classrooms are built and national high schools are established to improve the quality of education that the students of Misamis Oriental receive. Moreno also said that his administration helped alleviate poverty in for-

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mer insurgency hot spots, reached out to indigenous communities and supported farmers in attaining agricultural productivity. He further said that his administration is focused on doing the province’s share in fullfilling the country’s commitment to the Millenium Development Goals. “We have focused to do our share in the country’s commitment of achieving the Millennium Develop-

ment Goals (MDG) on eight (8) areas: reducing poverty and hunger, educating all children, empowering women, saving children, caring for mothers, combating diseases, using resources wisely and working together,” he said. Finally, he assured his constituents that during his term, the government will continue get closer to people through the various projects of his administration. pia


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Fortified milk needed for healthier child development SCHOOLCHILDREN require adequate nutritional supplementation to help them keep up with the demands of their increasingly active lives. Falling short of their daily requirements puts them at risk of lapsing into poor mental and physical capacities that can impair not just their health but also their own future. Milk provides parents with the easiest way to ensure that their children get their much-needed nutrition. Different age levels of kids, though, call for different types of milk. For children aged seven and up, the ideal type to drink is one that is fortified with vitamins and micronutrients––ingredients that are crucial for building strength and bodily resistance against

infection. Fortified milk contains vitamins A, D, and B, along with iron, zinc, and other nutrients that give children a stronger immune system. This type of milk not only strengthens growing bones because of its vitamin D content—essential for optimum calcium absorption—but also helps improve vision with vitamin A. All these essential nutrients, including zinc, iron, and vitamin C can be found in a glass of BEAR BRAND Powdered Milk Drink. Zinc is involved in major metabolic processes and in functions of many tissues, and it plays a central and unique role in the functioning of the immune system, as over 300 enzymes alone need zinc for proper biological function.

Iron is also essential for improving immunity, carrying oxygen to the body, boosting one’s energy level, and even preventing learning difficulty among children. Vitamin C rounds up the immune-building benefits of fortified milk, as it helps protect the body against oxidative damage, promotes resistance to infection, and helps in one’s recovery from stress. As a fortified milk variant, BEAR BRAND Powdered Milk Drink helps growing children cope well with the demands of their active lives at school, at home, and outdoors. In its ongoing outreach program dubbed LAKI SA GATAS Nutrition Education Advocacy, which visits elementary students in public schools

nationwide, BEAR BRAND regularly promotes the importance of having a sharp mind and a strong body to build a better future and attain their dreams in life. “Drinking fortified milk must be a daily habit among schoolchildren because it is vital for overall health yet inexpensive to give,” said Jasmin Estacio, Consumer Marketing Manager for BEAR BRAND. “It must be part of a child’s daily diet, supplemented by the right food choices that parents must provide.” Estacio further explained that BEAR BRAND Powdered Milk Drink is not formulated for infants; it is targeted for growing children four years old and above. Furthermore, the product conforms to the

standards set by the Food & Drug Administration, and is registered and approved by the same agency. By knowing what kind of milk to give, along with

establishing healthy eating habits, parents can lay the foundation for healthy diets that will enable their children to enjoy active and fulfilled lives.

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RDO-Malaybalay tops in collection By ED N. MALIZA Correspondent

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MALAYBALAY City––As of June 2012, the BIR’s Revenue District Office here is labeled as number one in collection within Region 10. District’s collection goal of P957,575,000 this year is reduced as of June as January to June collection of the district has an excess of 6.62%. Luna Pundamudag, Revenue Officer II/Chief of Staff of the district, said that they got the number one place

because of their regular tax seminar to taxpayers which has contributed a lot to their collection. “Since the assumption of RDO Myrna Bernardo sometime in February 2011, we are conducting the tax information seminar or orientation to tax payers intended to new registrants every last Tuesday of the month. But we are also conducting the same kind of seminar should there will be new issuances,” Pundamudag said. Second, Pundamudag said,

Republic of the Philippines FOURTH SHARI’A CIRCUIT COURT Fourth Shari’a Judicial District Iligan City IN RE: PETITION TO APPROVE AND REGISTER THE DIVORCE AGREFMENT OF SPOUSES MANUEJJDO V. SUSON AND GEMMA L. SORIANO-SUSON,

CIVIL CASE NO. 2012-062

MANUELIDO V. SUSON AND GEMMA L. SORIANO-SUSON ORDER Before me this court is a verified joint petition for the approval and Registration of Divorce filed by petitioners on July 11, 2012 alleging among others; That petitioners are husband and wife, they got married on January 26, 2002, under civil rites, 3nd residents of Iligan City and Tangke, Talisay City, respectively, at which they can be served with summons and other legal processes e/o Zaide Law Office, Pafs Mejia Building, Roxas Avenue, Iligan City; That said marriage did not last, but not long after their marriage, they manifested incompatibility that reach the point of irreconcilability. Due to inability of petitioners to perform essential marital obligations to each other, they decided to live physically separated from each other and executed agreement to formalize their separation. Since their separation in the early part of 2007, or for more than five (5) years already, they had never been communicating or supporting either financially or emotionally to each other, neither minding other’s affairs, petitioners seek to approve their divorce thereby severing their marriage bond on January 26, 2002, so that they will have free hand to do what a single man or woman could do without marital burden; reconciliation between them is no longer a remedy, as all efforts necessary for possible reconciliation had already been diligently employed but all proved futile. WHEREFORE, finding this joint petition to be sufficient in form and substance, set the initial hearing of this case on August 3, 2012 at 9:00 A.M. at which time, date and place, any interested party may appear and show cause why the petition should not be granted. Let copy of this order be published in a newspaper of General Circulation in the City of Iligan once a week for three (3) consecutive weeks at the expense of the petitioners. SO ORDERED. Iligan City, Philippines, this 11th day of July, 2012.

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the implementation of tax laws and administrative procedures, the information drive and tax compliance verification drive which means tax mapping by inspecting stores if registered and if they pay the correct taxes, “Has also contributed to the district’s collection”. “Taxpayers should know why they pay taxes and how necessity tax paying is because if they don’t they will not pay their taxes promptly,” the chief of staff lamented. He said that personnel wise, the district is underman. “Kulang ta ug manpower but despite ana ang city government sa Malaybalay and provincial government of Bukidnon are providing us job orders, to include some municipalities mao nga I am very thankful to the city mayor, provincial governor and some municipal mayors of their support,” he said adding that unlike Iligan City and the provincial government of Lanao are not supportive to the BIR. District 99 of Malaybalay City which includes the province of Bukidnon or of the six districts, has the highest collection over Cagayan de Oro City which includes Misamis Oriental; Gingoog City which includes Camiguin Province; Ozamis City which includes Misamis Occidental; Iligan City which includes Lanao del Norte and Marawi City which

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Nothing wrong with Benaldo’s lifestyle: Cagayan de Oro mayor By GERRY L. GORIT Correspondent

CAGAYAN de Oro Mayor Vicente Y. Emano said there is nothing wrong with the travels abroad of Representative Benjo Benaldo of the city’s first district and that his lifestyle is just being made an issue by political opponents because of the coming elections. Speaking during an interview over a local radio program, Emano said the congressman can personally afford the expenses of travelling abroad and that Benaldo has not been

remiss in the city’s first district when it comes to projects. Emano even said that Benaldo just recently gave rice to the poor and that the congressman’s projects encompass all barangays in the first district. The city mayor likewise brushed aside reports that Benaldo was not seen around in the aftermath of the Sendong calamity, saying there was no end the help extended by the congressman. Emano said it is not right that Benaldo’s photograph with a Russian

woman should be made an issue as the congressman’s marriage has been annulled. “Gihimo lang kini issue kay hapit na ang election,” Emano said. The latest project of Benaldo for the city’s first congressional district is the purchase of an additional tractor for farmers. Political observers say that Misamis Oriental Governor Oscar Moreno is running for congressman in Cagayan de Oro’s first district––and will no longer vie for the mayoral seat comes the 2013 midterm elections.

PHOTO BY GERRY L. GORIT CAGAYAN de Oro Mayor Vicente Y. Emano (inset) says the personal lifestyle of Rep. Benjo Benaldo is just being made an issue because of the coming elections but that there’s nothing wrong with the confgressman’s travels abroad.

Pipol’s Power launched to stop sale of power sources By ALLAN M. MEDIANTE, Executive editor

CAGAYAN de Oro City–– Calling their campaign “Pipol’s Power” (Women & children leading the fight to Keep Mindanao’s Hydropower Resources in People’ Hands) , women leaders of Mindanao are “up in arms” to stop the sale of Napocor’s Agus-Pulangi Hydropower complex, and to rally local governments to press for the amendment or scrapping of the EPIRA law. The group led by Mindanao Commission on Women chair Ms. Irene Santiago and Ms. Teresa dela Rosa, and supported by Konsumanting Kagay-anon Inc. and the Office of the MisOr vice governor, declared in a press conference, July 19, that they will start Pipol’s Power enlistment campaign in all Mindanao cities and provinces by asking LGU leaders to first submit board resolutions to Malacanang stopping the sale of Mindanao’s natural electricity sources, and to scrap or amend the EPIRA law. This will be followed by a person-to-person “sales” drive asking for pledges “to buy the Agus – Pulangi Hydro Power Complex. The pledges will collected from public drop-boxes installed in Pipol’s Power Pledging stations. Arm bracelets marked “Pipol’s Power. I am buying the Agus Pulangui Hydro Power Complex” were distributed to the attendees of the conference. When asked why they dub their campaign as “Pipol’s Power, the convenors said: “Because PNoy (president Noynoy Aquino) insiusts on privatizing Agus Pulangi, the people will “buy” the power complex collectively. We will buy it so that it will be owned by the people now and in the future. The group added that the campaign hopes to “remind PNoy who his real boss is –

the very people who toppled a dictator and installed the country’s first woman president, his mother.” Political and electrical power must remain in people’s hands. When asked why the campaign is now spearheaded by women, the group answered that electricity problems such as paying bills is a woman’s issue because they are the ones doing the household budget, and that electricity is important to women’s productive and reproductive roles. During said conference, Ms. Santiago also reiterated their opposition to the sale of Napocor assets, particularly the Agus and Pulangi Hydro complex to private businesses. She cited that Republic Act 9136 known as the Electric Power Industry Reform Act (EPIRA) has failed to protect consumers from alleged abuses and

greediness by electric companies all over the country. EPIRA Law, A Failure: “The EPIRA is a failure since, we are now, instead, paying the highest electricity rates in Asia,” they argued. (EPIRA sought to establish a liberalized and market-based power industry supposedly to deliver a quality, reliable, secure and affordable supply of electricity for the public. EPIRA’s comprehensive power sector plan defined the restructuring and privatization of power generation, transmission and distribution in the country. In short, it articulated how the government will rely primarily on the profit-seeking private sector, including foreign investors, for the country’s electricity needs. However, even lawmakers admit that the said law was a huge failure. Calls have been passed thru bills filed in Congress to correct

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APPLICANT request authority for extension of validity to operate FILCAB service on the line;Malaybalay City-Valencia City –Kibawe and vice versa with the use of one (1)unit/s. This application will be considered by this Board on July 19, 2012, 10;00 A.M. at its Office, Apovel, Bulua, Cagayan de Oro City, on which date applicant shall formally submit his/her evidence. At least FIVE(5)days prior to the date of hearing applicant shall publish its notice once in one(1) DAILY newspaper of general circulation in Mindanao Island. Parties opposed to the granting of the application must file their written opposition with documentary evidence submitted by the parties; unless the Board deems it necessary to receive additional documentary and/or oral evidence to be submitted by the parties. N.B. FAILURE TO APPEAR AT THE SCHEDULED DATE AND TIME OF HEARING SHALL MEAN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION. WITNESS THE HONORABLE MANDANGAN P. DARIMBANG, CESO V, Regional Director, this 13th day of July, 2012.

APPLICANT request authority for extension of validity to operate PUJ Service on the line; Cogon Market to Bulua and vice versa with the use of one (1)unit/s. This application will be considered by this Board on July 19, 2012, 10;00 A.M. at its Office, Apovel, Bulua, Cagayan de Oro City, on which date applicant shall formally submit his/her evidence. At least FIVE(5)days prior to the date of hearing applicant shall publish its notice once in one(1) DAILY newspaper of general circulation in Mindanao Island. Parties opposed to the granting of the application must file their written opposition with documentary evidence submitted by the parties; unless the Board deems it necessary to receive additional documentary and/or oral evidence to be submitted by the parties. N.B. FAILURE TO APPEAR AT THE SCHEDULED DATE AND TIME OF HEARING SHALL MEAN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION. WITNESS THE HONORABLE MANDANGAN P. DARIMBANG, CESO V, Regional Director, this 13th day of July, 2012.

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the error and immediately review and repeal the EPIRA and pass measures that will bring help electricity rates down. Even House Speaker Feliciano “Sonny” Belmonte was urged to consider all pending proposals at the House of Representatives aimed at reviewing and repealing the EPIRA. POWER/PAGE 7

Stop oil drilling: Sia By ED N. MALIZA Correspondent CAGAYAN de Oro City–– The most dangerous tragedy earth can give to the people is the negative effect of oil drilling. This was the statement of City Councilor Juan Sia in his special report Tuesday. He said that environmentalist should look into this and not only focus on illegal logging and mining activities. “Angay masayod ang atong mga environmentalists nga ang pinakadako nga

mahitabo sa kalibotan mao ang epekto sa oil drilling kay pareho ra nga gidunggab ang kalibotan. Why not go against oil drillers,” Sia said. The City Councilor said that a single oilrig can dump more than 90,000 metric tons of drilling fluid and metal cuttings into the ocean; can drill between 50-100 wells, each dumping 25,000 pounds of toxic metals, such as lead, chromium and mercury, and potent carcinogens like toluene, benzene and xylene into the ocean and can pollute DRILLING/PAGE 7

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The evils of Epira MINDANAO’S economic life today, from power-intensive industries to ordinary households, requires higher level of electricity supply but at reasonable rates. The Electric Power Industry Reform Act (EPIRA), a law which sought to establish a liberalized and marketbased power industry supposedly to deliver a quality, reliable, secure and affordable supply of electricity for the public, has not delivered its promises. IT IS AN EPIC FAILURE according to the Mindanao Commission on Women. The group is now spearheading a campaign dubbed as Pipol’s Power to stop the sale of Agus Pulangi Hydro complex because it will only aggravate the situation. Under the EPIRA law, privatization of Mindanao’s power sources would only led to monopoly of the power industry and will only enrich them, like the so-called “Voltage Five,” families according to the Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC) who identified them as the Lopezes, Aboitizes, Manuel V. Pangilinan, Danding Cojuangco, and Henry Sy. These five super-rich families, have become much, much richer, having cornered the fruits of EPIRA privatization, critics say. NPC generating plants and contracted capacities with independent power producers (IPPs) have been sold particularly to the San Miguel, Aboitiz and Lopez groups. The power industry from generation, transmission, distribution to supply is thus now almost entirely controlled by the private sector. The World Bank’s public-private partnership (PPP) in infrastructure database shows that the Aboitiz Group is the foremost beneficiary of privatization, followed by the Lopez Group, DMCI, Suritimo and J-Power. The result? Electricity rates in the Philippines today are among the highest in Asia. Comparing electricity rates in 31 major cities in Asia, residential consumers in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), Cagayan de Oro City, Northern Mindanao, and the Davao and CARAGA regions are paying twice the electricity rates of residents in Seoul and Beijing. Except for CARAGA, all the Mindanao regions have more expensive residential power rates than Hong Kong. These areas in Mindanao, plus Cotabato City, Iligan City, SOCKSARGEN, and the Zamboanga Peninsula all have higher residential rates than major Asian capitals. EPIRA restructured and privatized power generation, transmission and distribution in the country, making the government inutile, relying primarily on the profit-seeking private sector, for the country’s electricity needs. The rising power rates over the last decade of EPIRA have become the worst problem of the poorest Filipino families. Hence, Power industry should not be turned over to private corporate interests. Instead of laws like EPIRA, the government should develop a statesupported energy sector to fulfill the promise of sufficient, affordable and efficient electricity for Filipinos.

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A good infection THINK a minute. Imagine you are walking through your town or village. Suddenly, you notice how red everyone’s eyes are and that many people are wearing sunglasses— indoors! You don’t have to be a genius to know that a bad eye infection is spreading, infecting people who in turn infect other people. You and I can catch many different kinds of infections from other people, especially from those with whom we spend a lot of time, such as our mate and close friends. And we do not just catch physical infections of our bodies. We catch other people’s attitudes, priorities, way of

Think A Minute Jhan Tiafau Hurst thinking and living. This is the meaning of the wellknown saying: “People are known by the company they keep.” That’s why we should choose the person we marry and our close friends very carefully. Like it or not, sooner or later we’re definitely going to be infected and influenced by their way of thinking and living. We will become like them in varying degrees.

Imagine there was someone whom you wanted to influence you with the best character, thinking and lifestyle. Someone you could be with all day every day. A person who understood and accepted you, yet who also challenged and helped you improve daily in every area of your life. Soon everything about you started to change: your

attitudes and character, your job and career success, your relationships, lifestyle and habits. All because of this one successful, exciting person you spent time with every day. Well, Jesus Christ came to do just that. He came to infect and start changing you with His character so you can start enjoying real satisfaction and success everyday. So why not ask Him to forgive you for your wrong heart, relationships and lifestyle? Then ask Him to take charge of your character and way of living. Only then can you catch His divine infection that will change your life permanently. Just Think a Minute.

Coron: neglected tourist haven LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “… Then God said, `I give you every seed-bearing plant on the face of the whole earth and every tree that has fruit with seed in it. They will be yours for food’…” (Genesis 1:29, the Holy Bible). -oooC O R O N I M P O RT S RICE AND CORN: When a tourist, local or foreign, talks with a native of Coron, Palawan, the conversation invariably leads to the lack or shortage not only of electricity in the town, but of rice and ordinary vegetables as well. The reason? Farming is virtually non-existent in Coron, requiring the importation, as it were, of rice and vegetables needed by Coron residents from Manila and Mindoro. Many natives of Coron find this anomalous, or so I am told. The reason advanced by them is the

Kakampi mo ang batas Atty. Batas Mauricio existence of a 48,000 hectare-vacant land, greatly suited for agriculture, surrounding the Francisco B. Reyes Airport. This vast estate was formerly known as the Yulo King Ranch of the Yulo family. I am told that this ranch, which was used to grow cows and horses imported from Australia and which was planted with grass likewise coming from Australia during the time of President Marcos, was sequestered by the first Aquino government, as soon as the Presidential Commission on

Good Government (PCGG) was first established. -ooo48,000 HECTARE YULO RANCH REMAINS UNUSED: But then, after it was sequestered, the ranch was never used anymore. As of now, and even during the terms of President Ramos, President Estrada and President Arroyo, the Yulo ranch is inexplicably left idle, the natives told me. It became, and remains to this day, untended, unused, and totally unproductive. Coron natives are wondering why, after the Cory

Aquino government took the ranch away from the Yulo family on charges that they merely fronted for the Marcos family to acquire the estate, nobody wanted to touch it anymore, leaving it to the elements and wild weeds and grasses. At the very least, the natives are saying, the government could subject the ranch to either corporate farming, so rice, corn and other agricultural crops could be planted and grown thereon, or subject it to land reform and divide it into several parcels for distribution to Coron residents who are willing to go to farming, and thereby ease up the rice and vegetable shortage in the island. -oooWHAT TO DO WITH YULO RANCH: As of now, a group of settlers from CORON/PAGE 7

Has the Aquino government lost momentum in running after Arroyo? By BENJIE OLIVEROS of Bulatlat.com

THE impeachment and eventual resignation of former ombudsma n Merceditas Gutierrez, and the impeachment of former chief justice Renato Corona last year, which resulted in his removal this year, would surely banner the enumeration of accomplishments of President Benigno Aquino III. The removal of Gutierrez and Corona, the principal protectors of former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and the biggest stumbling blocks to holding her to account for her crimes against the people, are laudable accomplishments. However, these would lose its significance if the process falls short of bringing Glo-

ria Macapagal-Arroyo, her family and top officials to account for all their crimes against the people, to include plunder, electoral fraud and sabotage, and most especially extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances and other human rights violations. It is a bad enough deed for a president and his or her family to dip their hands into the nation’s coffers; it becomes worse, if they also deny from the people, their only means of democratic participation: voting. Add these to the most terrible crimes of all: killing 1,026 people, and making 206 others disappear. As of the present, the Aquino government has been able to file a case of electoral sabotage against

Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. This, it did shortly after Arroyo tried to sneak out of the country but was held at the departure area. The bail hearings have just been concluded – with Judge Jesus Mupas of the Pasay Regional Trial Court about to issue a decision on the petition – and the pre-trial has been set on August 23. Also graft charges have been filed before the Sandiganbayan against Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s husband Miguel and 20 Philippine National Police (PNP) officials for the fraudulent sale of second-hand helicopters to the PNP, which were misrepresented as brand new. However, the wheels of justice in these cases have been grinding so slowly. Thus, after the frantic

pace of the two impeachment proceedings last year, the process to put the Arroyos before the bar of justice has considerably slowed down. The question is why? With two of the biggest obstacles – Gutierrez and Corona – out of the way, why has the process slowed down? Why is it that the Aquino government seems content with the electoral sabotage case? With the numerous corruption scandals involving the Arroyos, why hasn’t a plunder charge been filed? Surely, there are a lot of evidences that have been gathered as these have been the subject of numerous Congressional investigations. Aren’t two years enough to build a case? It took only three months for a ARROYO/PAGE 7


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‘I Will Give You Rest’ AS I’m sure you know, a yoke is a bar or frame by which draft animals are joined at the heads or necks for working together. The Savior used allegories that were part of people’s own experience and daily lives in order to explain or clarify the concepts that He was teaching. The yokes for animals, usually oxen, were very common up until after the invention of the tractor. The Savior said, “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in

The New Generation Alex A. Podador heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” (Matthew 11:28-30). The implication is that if we yoke ourselves to the Savior (a yoke joins two animals) we have Him to labor with us at our sides. When yoked together, the

two animals must go in the same direction and be united in their efforts. What a marvelous analogy, that we should go in the same direction as the Savior! Going in His direction, we would learn of Him. Two animals are yoked

together for the purpose of pulling loads. Often the loads are very heavy and the animals exert all their strength to pull the loads, and the yokes rub against their shoulders, often producing troublesome sores. The Savior’s yoke, however, is easy, and His burden is light. The statement tells us that when we are teamed with the Jesus, we will not need to struggle as do yoked animals in order to do our part. To work with the Him, going in His direction and doing His will, we are instructed, is easy and the burden associated therewith

Iligan gets P7M SALINTUBIG grant By ANA CELESTE W. FELISILDA, ADA IV

ILIGAN City – The city will receive a grant of P7 million, under the Sagana at Ligtas na Tubig Para sa Lahat (SALINTUBIG) program of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG). According to DILG-10 Director Rene K. Burdeos, the amount will be used in the provision of safe and potable water for 1,000 survivors of tropical storm Sendong at the Santa Elena resettlement site. The project components are construction of reservoir, chlorination house and installation of distribution pipelines to the individual units in the resettlement site. Distribution pipelines will tap the existing transmission line of the Iligan City Water System (ICWS),

delay? Bear only His burdens. Do not load yourself with cares that weigh you down to the ground. Your troubles come because you are so anxious to manage matters yourself that you do not wear the yoke of Christ. Claim every promise; all are yours if you will comply with the prescribed terms. Entire self-surrender, an acceptance of Christ’s ways, is the secret of perfect rest in His love.

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hence, the project is not quite complex, as it will only take three months to complete, Director Burdeos added. It is expected to commence next month after

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Tsunamis A tsunami is a series of ocean waves that sends surges of water, sometimes reaching heights of over 100 feet (30.5 meters), onto land. These walls of water can cause widespread destruction when they crash ashore. These awe-inspiring waves are typically caused by large, undersea earthquakes at tectonic plate boundaries. When the ocean floor at a plate boundary rises or falls suddenly it displaces the water above it and launches the rolling waves that will become a tsunami. Most tsunamis, about 80 percent, happen within the Pacific Ocean’s “Ring of Fire,” a geologically active area where tectonic shifts make volcanoes and earthquakes common. Tsunamis may also be caused by underwater landslides or volcanic eruptions. T h e y m ay e v e n b e launched, as they frequently were in Earth’s ancient past, by the impact of a large

is light. The Lord would be our companion, and would give us the necessary strength always to accomplish His will. Nothing could be more delightful than to be yoked to the Lord in doing all that we undertake to do. Why not take His yoke instead of ours? If you have not found that rest offered to all who will learn of Him who is meek and lowly in heart, would you not better yoke up with Christ without

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gation of the lawless acts to identify the perpetrators of the two separate bombings in the towns of Sumisip and Lamitan in Basilan. “First, let us issue a very strong condemnation of the attack to civilians, we understand that there were six casualties… five of whom PALACE/PAGE 7 Republic of the Philippines Department of Transportation and Communications LAND TRANSPORTATION FRANCHISING AND REGULATORY BOARD Region X, Cagayan de Oro City NEMER S. GINTO Applicant/s

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NOTICE OF HEARING APPLICANT request authority for extension of validity to operate TH FREIGHT TRUCK SERVICE along the route ; Within Cagayan de Oro City to any point in Region X and vice versa with the use of one (1)unit/s. This application will be considered by this Board on July 19, 2012, 10;00 A.M. at its Office, Apovel, Bulua, Cagayan de Oro City, on which date applicant shall formally submit his/her evidence. At least FIVE(5)days prior to the date of hearing applicant shall publish its notice once in one(1) DAILY newspaper of general circulation in Mindanao Island. Parties opposed to the granting of the application must file their written opposition with documentary evidence submitted by the parties; unless the Board deems it necessary to receive additional documentary and/or oral evidence to be submitted by the parties. N.B. FAILURE TO APPEAR AT THE SCHEDULED DATE AND TIME OF HEARING SHALL MEAN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION. WITNESS THE HONORABLE MANDANGAN P. DARIMBANG, CESO V, Regional Director, this 13th day of July, 2012. MARIANNE C. ULEP Records Officer/Acting Docket Officer

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Another Bill also called for a review of unjust taxation schemes being imposed on electricity consumers such as taxes for generation charges, transmission charges and even for systems loss. EPIRA only strengthened monopoly of power industry An analysis from the IBON Foundation says that after ten years after, all the EPIRA has done is usher in the monopolization into private hands of the power industry where giant corporate energy players have been making significant profits at the expense of the public and national development. Ibon says that under EPIRA, the bulk of the country’s generation facilities and contracted capacities have been privatized, the transmission sector is in private hands, and the distribution sector which was already liberalized prior to EPIRA remains dominated by a handful of private distribution utilities. Increased control of the industry by foreign and local companies over the past decade has increased private power profits at the cost of more expensive electricity for the Filipino people. Ibon bared that under EPIRA, the National Power Corporation (NPC) generating plants and contracted capacities with independent power producers (IPPs) have been sold particularly to the San Miguel, Aboitiz and Lopez groups. For instance, the San Miguel group took 76% worth of total 3,346 megawatts (MW) rated capacity of privatized NPC-IPP contracts in 2009 and 2010, aside from 620 MW worth of generation plants. The Aboitiz group meanwhile bought 36% of the total 4,103 MW rated capacity of privatized generating/operating plants. The Lopez group in turn took 14% of privatized plants. The power industry from generation, transmission, distribution to supply is thus now almost entirely controlled by the private sector.

Arroyo... from page 4

plunder charge to be filed against former president Joseph Estrada when he was ousted in 2001. Added to this, a plunder case is nonbailableso it could provide the basis for the continued detention of former president Arroyo. W hy has t he Aquino government been ignoring the cries for justice of the relatives of victims of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances? Surely these had been the most virulent and worst crimes of the previous Arroyo administration. Moreover, holding Arroyo and her top military and police officials accountable for these abhorrent crimes against the people would have been a major step in

confronting impunity. It could have spared the lives of Fr. Fausto “Pops” Tentorio, Willem Geertman, councilor and Bayan Muna Fernando Baldomero of Aklan, farmer Guillermo Castillo of Mindoro, urban poor leader Antonio Homo, Rodel Estrellado of Bicol, B’laan tribal chief Rudy Yalon-Dejos and his son Rody Rick, and more than 80 others. Has the Aquino government run out of momentum? “To those who are talking about reconciliation, if they mean that they would like us to simply forget about the wrongs that they have committed in the past, we have this to say: there can be no reconciliation without justice.” These are tough words uttered by President Benigno Aquino III during his inaugural address. But these need to be matched by action. And so far, the actions of the Aquino government for justice have come far in-between, and have fallen short of what is expected of it. (http://bulatlat.com)

Coron... from page 4

Mindoro have sort of “invaded” the Yulo ranch and started tilling portions of it. The group calls itself “Pesantes”, which is a word taken from the English word “peasant”, or farmers. I am not sure if there is any government permission for what they are doing now, but they have blazed a trail, so to speak, on what to do with the vast land. Some members of the group told me that if even only a tenth of the Yulo ranch is devoted to rice production---which means, about 4,800 hectares would

be planted to palay and some 100 cavans of the staple could be produced for each hectare---that would mean 480,000 cavans for just one planting. Imagine how much more could be produced if the land is planted twice in a year. Indeed, the present Aquino government should start giving this matter serious consideration. Especially because Coron, despite its shortcomings at this stage, is fast shaping up as a top tourist destination for the Philippines for local and foreign tourists alike, and it is going to be pity if minor problems would derail this direction of the town. -oooREACTIONS? Please call me at 0917 984 24 68, 0918 574 0193, or 0922 833 43 96. Email: batasmauricio@ yahoo.com

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are employees of the rubber plantation. The information that we now have is that the investigation is underway, conducted by the PNP in that area, while the AFP will continue to provide support by way of securing the area,” Valte said. Authorities suspect the Abu Sayyaf Group as responsible for the ambush of the rubber plantation workers in a convoy that was escorted by government militiamen in Sumisip on Wednesday killing six persons and wounding 22 others. The military said that a four-vehicle convoy of the workers of the Tumajubong Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Integrated Development Council (TARBIDC) was traversing along the

Circumferential Road in Barangay Sapah Bulak at around 6 a.m. when it was attacked. Meanwhile, another violent incident took place in Lamitan town also on Wednesday where five people were killed while 30 others, including eight soldiers securing the voters’ re-registration, were wounded in an ambush, Valte said, adding that the Commission on Elections (Comelec) has been coordinating with the police to provide tighter security for the people in the area. The 10-day relisting of voters is being held in areas under the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao in efforts to cleanse the voters’ list. The re-registration will run until July 18.

Drilling... from page 3

the air as much as 7,000 cars driving 50 miles a day. “In 1998, a rupture in Torch Oil’s pipeline spilled 21,000 gallons of oil, damaging a rich ocean fishing ground and killing wildlife in the delicate coastal ecosystem at the mouth of the Santa Ynez River,” Sia said. In his special report, Sia said that oil and natural gas are so dominant and subsidized that alternative solutions seem out of reach. Change happens whether we are ready or not. Global oil production is peaking right about now, the downslope means that growth for the world corporate economy is directly threatened. “Everyone must get ready for sustainable alternatives to survive oil scarcity. We will puts off serious and overdue cuts in energy waste today and will incorporate slashing energy use now

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from page 2 includes Lanao del Sur. When asked of the highest tax payer of the district, Pundamudag replied: “DPWH and the provincial government of Bukidnon due to their withholding tax”. Tax collection goals of the district in 2011 was P794,629,000 and was increased to P957,575,000 or 20.5%. “Our goal every year is being increased by no less than 15%;” the chief of staff said. Tax collection of the district in 2010 was increased by 18.43% in 2011 or from P690,481,008 to P817,764,698 while January to June in 2011 has an increased of 26.40% the same period this year.

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with our efforts to stop the exploitation of oil fields that should be off limits forever,” Sia’s special report disclosed. City Councilor Ramon Tabor, on his part, said that we should give emphasis to the report. “Kaniadtong gamay pa ako, nadunggan ko kana sa akong mga iyaan nga ang pagadto sa tawo didto sa bulan comicks lang kana makit-an. But look it happens. Karon kinahanglan nga aduna gayod kita’y panagang ug mapugngan ba nato kini kay sa ako lang mura’g dili nato kini matugkad. Mapasalamaton kita nga aduna kita’y walking encyclopedia nga sama kang Kag. Juan Sia,” Tabor said. City Councilor Alvin Calingin who was happy of the topic said that the council should create a principle to protect and adopting a policy of exhorting to reduce carbon consumption in the community. The special report was given weight by referring the same to the committee concerned.

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