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Batangas

(bätän`gäs), city (1990 pop. 184,970), capital of Batangas prov., SW Luzon, the Philippines. An important port on the Calumpan River near its mouth on Batangas Bay, it has a large oil refinery and serves a fertile farm area noted for its fruits, cacao, and coffee. Tourist attractions in Batangas province include Lake Taal, with its active volcano (which erupted in 1965, causing extensive damage and many deaths), and the popular summer resort city of Tagaytay.

Batangas

a port in the Philippines, in SW Luzon. Pop.: 293 000 (2005 est.)
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Batangas 2nd District Board Member Arlina Magboo said the Provincial Board has approved an ordinance for the prevention, control and reduction, and mitigation of vector-borne diseases in the province.
The Batangas police office on Wednesday said Linatoc remained in the hospital.
A team, composed of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), Department of Health (DOH), Philippine Red Cross (PRC), and Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) and Provincial Health Office (PHO) of Batangas, will conduct Psychosocial Processing (PSP) to displaced families in Mabini and Tingloy, Batangas.
Chase has the right to incorporate the claims into its Financial and Technical Assistance Agreement (FTAA) application area which covers much of Batangas Province, including the Company's Taysan and El Paso projects to the northwest.
In a report on Monday, Batangas Public Information Office chief Jenelyn A.
It's about time that Batangas City should have a township.
Nelson Villanueva, 19, was having a drinking spree with his friends in Barangay Sampaga, Balayan, Batangas when he was shot.
Distinguished guests in attendance included key representatives from the US Embassy led by Deputy Chief of Mission Michael Klecheski and local government officials headed by Batangas Governor Hermilando Mandanas and Santo Tomas Vice Mayor Armenius Silva.
The El Paso prospect is one of at least five copper-gold mineralized areas identified within the 83,000 hectare Batangas F.
Passenger jeeps plying the route from Mabini, Lemery, Bauan, Caltex, and Banaba will be forced to turn right to Bolbok Diversion Road and take DJPMM Access Road; then turn right to Rizal Avenue going to Batangas Pier; then take the PPA Diversion Road going back to Bolbok.
The traveling public is advised that the road section located along Diokno Highway (formerly known as Tagaytay- Junction Calaca - Lemery Road) in Barangay Tamayo, Calaca, Batangas is closed to all types of vehicles.
23, 1996-- Ian Rozier, President of the Company, is pleased to report that drilling has commenced at the El Paso prospect within the Batangas F.