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Monday 1st September 2014
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Population: Approx 190,627
Longitude: 121.02
Latitude: 13.78
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Country: Philippines (PH)
Weather Station: Calapan
(about 27 miles away)

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News Headlines

Batangas Port users to enjoy 90% cut in charges, PPA says
Shippers who will opt to use the Batangas Port for their operation will enjoy as much as 90 percent reduction in port charges, according to the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA). Ana said the move is meant to attract more direct callers and port users to utilize Batangas Container Terminal. “This is a big boost in our bid to increase utilization of the Batangas Port,” PPA General Manager Juan C ...
Batangas church celebrates anniversary of Lipa apparitions on Sept. 12
The Archdiocese of Lipa will celebrate the anniversary of the 1948 Lipa Apparitions on Sept. 12 with a National Day of Prayer. Theme is “Mary in the Laity Proclaiming the Gospel.” This will be the 11th year that the archdiocese is holding this National Day of Prayer which was supported by then President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo with a presidential proclamation. Pilgrims are expected from Cebu and ...
Chinese devotees celebrate festival of ‘Ma-Tzu’
The celebration started early in the morning with a procession from Taal, Batangas, where pilgrims traveled to La Union carrying the six-inch image of the Virgin which most Chinese believe is the reincarnation of their “sea goddess” (Ma-Tzu).
Phoenix completes new port facility in Batangas
Oil firm Phoenix has completed a new port facility in the province, enabling locators in its industrial park to accept more shipments for their business.
Mt. Tibig (563+) in Lobo, Batangas
MT. TIBIG Lobo, Batangas  Jump-off point: Hulong Banalo, Lobo LLA: 14.0408 N 120.8011 E 563 MASL Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 1.5-2.5 hours Specs: Minor climb, Difficulty 2/9, Trail class 1-3 Features: Scenic views of Verde Island Passage and Southern Batangas Itinerary created: August 15, 2014 Last updated: August 15, 2014 BACKGROUND Lying in the slopes of Mt. Banoi rises Mt. Tibig ...
Phoenix’s P345-M port in Batangas now open
Phoenix Petroterminals and Industrial Park Corp. (PPIPC), a unit of publicly listed Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc., has opened a new P345-million port facility in Batangas, which will enable locators in the company’s industrial estate to accept more shipments for their businesses.
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Sports Headlines

Football: Spurs stroll gets Liverpool back on track
Liverpool reasserted their Premier League title credentials with a breezy 3-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday as Mario Balotelli made his return to English football. After Raheem Sterling had put Liverpool ahead in the early stages, Steven Gerrard scored a penalty and Alberto Moreno netted his first goal for the club to give Brendan Rodgers victory in his 100th game as manager. Balotelli ...
Football: Man United agree Falcao loan deal - reports
Manchester United have agreed a sensational deal to sign Colombia striker Radamel Falcao on a season-long loan from Monaco, according to widespread British media reports on Monday. The prolific 28-year-old forward, who missed the World Cup with a serious knee injury, has also been linked with Real Madrid, Manchester City and Arsenal. The Press Association reported that United had agreed to pay ...
Japan baseball game lasts 4 days and 50 innings
In a scenario more usually associated with its cousin, cricket, a baseball game in Japan dragged on for four days with two high school teams slogging it out over a record 50 innings. Chukyo and Sotoku began their slug-fest on Thursday in the semi-final of Japan's high school rubber-ball baseball championship in Akashi, western Japan. It wasn't until Sunday morning that Chukyo's captain broke the ...
Football: Liverpool ease past Spurs, Arsenal held
Liverpool reasserted their Premier League title credentials with a breezy 3-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday, but Arsenal were held to a 1-1 draw at Leicester City. Raheem Sterling, Steven Gerrard and Alberto Moreno scored the goals for Liverpool at White Hart Lane to give Brendan Rodgers victory in his 100th game as manager and end Tottenham's 100 percent record. Mario Balotelli made his ...
Six arrested as Malaysian football fans riot
Six people were arrested after football fans rioted and torched a police car in Malaysia before being dispersed by tear gas and baton-charges, an official said on Monday. Local media said about 2,000 people were involved in disturbances after Sarawak's team were knocked out of the Malaysia Cup when they drew 1-1 with rival state Perak. Sarawak FA president Sudarsono Osman told AFP that the ...
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