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n., pl. -kols or -cols, (esp. collectively) -kol or -col.
1. a member of a people inhabiting the Bikol Peninsula, the SE extension of the island of Luzon in the Philippines.
2. the Austronesian language of the Bikols.
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High-value target (HVT) illegal drug pushers were arrested during separate drug buy-bust operations in the month of February, a top official of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Bicol said.
In line with this, DSWD issued supplemental guidelines for the implementation of cash-for-work program, stating that the rate of assistance for the beneficiaries will be increased from 75 to 100 percent of the prevailing regional minimum wage rate, which is P290 per day for Bicol Region.
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is taking much delay in rectifying the uncovered fiasco in promotions and appointments due to some resistance in Bicol.
LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines (Bicol Standard) The Department of Trade and Industry in Bicol has advised residents sold overpriced face masks to report the same to their office.
The National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) has presented the Bicol regions role in the countrys development plan for year 2017-2022, highlighting its contribution on national development in the fileds of energy, agriculture, tourism and connectivity.
Typhoon Rammasun was set to strike the Bicol region in the east of the country at 6:00pm (1000 GMT), with Manila and other heavily populated areas also expected to be hit early Wednesday, the state weather service said.
Manila Twenty-two people were killed, including three missing people thought dead, as tropical storm Aure dampened the summer with rains, landslides and floods that affected 173,915 people and displaced 69,536 in 237 villages in six regions nationwide since Sunday, the hardest-hit of which was Luzon's Bicol region, a senior official said yesterday.
95), a mixed seafood bowl called Bicol express ($10.
For the past 23 years, hundreds of Toronto's Filipino-Catholic community have gathered at Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Don Mills the third Saturday in September to celebrate the feast of Our Lady of Penafrancia, the patroness of the Philippine Bicol region.
TSE:PGI) reports the signing of an agreement to explore, develop and operate mining claims situated in the Bicol gold district, located approximately 300 kilometers southeast of Manila, Southern Luzon Island, Philippines.
The Department of Health (DOH) in Bicol sent 14 mobile dental clinics to different evacuation centers on Friday afternoon.
Senior Inspector Malu Calubaquib, PRO-5 spokesperson said "Oplan KASUROG kan Bakwit (Oplan Ally of Evacuees)" is part of the psychological intervention of PNP Bicol renders to persons displaced by Mayon Volcano's eruption.