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Marinduque

(märēndo͞o`kā), province (1990 pop. 185,524), the Philippines, between Mindoro and S Luzon. It includes Marinduque Island and 24 other islands. Iron, gold, silver, and copper are mined there. There is also a lumbering industry and subsistence farming.

Marinduque

an island of the central Philippines, east of Mindoro: forms, with offshore islets, a province of the Philippines. Capital: Boac. Pop. (Marinduque province): 217 392 (2000). Area: 960 sq. km (370 sq. miles)
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Janairo said the region's Dengva-xia Task Force identified 74 children who were immunized with the Dengvaxia vaccine from the provinces of Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro and Marinduque with two already given full medical assistance.
Janairo, regional director of DOH-Mimaropa, said the children, who are residents of Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro and Marinduque, received Dengvaxia shots through immunization programs in Central Luzon, Calabarzon and Metro Manila.
She was joined by Region 4-B Assistant Regional Director Danilo Despi, Marinduque Schools Division Superintendent (SDS) Carlito Matibag, Marinduque Assistant SDS Laida Mascareas, and SDSs from other Division Offices of MIMAROPA.
A passing cargo vessel rescued the three foreigners off the coast of Mansalay town in Mindoro Oriental province, 114 kilometres from Marinduque, on December 20, the coast guard said.
The Provincial Government of the island of Marinduque, Philippines (Plaintiff) sued Placer Dome Corporation (Defendant) in Nevada state court for damages caused by the Defendant's 30 years of mining operations on Marinduque, a Philippine island 355 square miles in area, south of the main island of Luzon.
We've been lucky the rain so far this year has been light," says Gallegher, a Vancouver-based community relations specialist for Placer Dome who has been assigned to Marinduque temporarily to oversee consultations with the communities.
Three of the 15 were listed as among the 'most wanted' persons in Occidental Mindoro and Marinduque provinces, said Supt.
Regio, 54, all fishermen and residents of Barangay Suha, Torrijos, Marinduque.
Scattered to widespread moderate to heavy rains will continue over Bicol Region and Visayas and is expected to prevail over Southern Quezon, Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, Mindoro Provinces, Marinduque and Romblon," PAGASAsaid.
The solar home systems were installed through the collaboration of the departments of science and health in MIMAROPA, in partnership with the local government of Marinduque.
The tail-end of a cold front will continue to bring cloudy skies with scattered rains of Calabarzon, Marinduque, and the rest of Bicol.
The state weather bureau warned residents inBicol Region and Visayas to brace for scattered to widespread moderate to heavy rains, which can also be felt over Southern Quezon, Batangas, Cavite, Laguna, Mindoro Provinces, Marinduque and Romblon.