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An island in the Visayan Islands of central Philippines north of Mindanao in the Bohol Sea. The Bohol Strait separates Bohol from Cebu.
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(Placename) an island of the central Philippines. Chief town: Tagbilaran. Pop: 1 139 130 (2000). Area: about 3900 sq km (1500 sq miles)
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an island in the S central Philippines. 806,013; 1492 sq. mi. (3864 sq. km).
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The province of Bohol has banned the importation of pigs and pig products due to the African swine fever (ASF) outbreak.
CEBU CITY - The provincial government of Bohol represented by governor Edgar Chatto turned over the deed of donation documents of the newly restored 1855 Provincial Capitol building to the National Museum (NM), represented by director Jeremy Barns, during the 121st Philippine Independence Day celebration in Bohol.
IN a formal ceremony on April 5, 2019, in Cortez, Bohol, wholesale and retail fuel distributor Universal Fuel Solutions received two EXZ and three FVM trucks, and six mu-X midsize SUVs from Isuzu Bohol.
Manila: A senior Philippine police official was taken into custody by authorities in Bohol recently on suspicion that she colluded with the Abu Sayyaf to rescue some of their beleaguered comrades.
"Starting October 27 until midnight of October 28, an election liquor ban will be implemented nationwide except in the Province of Bohol and in Zamboanga City," Jimenez said.
Tourism boom to entail expansion of new Bohol airport !-- -- Richmond Mercurio (The Philippine Star) - January 18, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines The Aboitiz Group expects the need for further expansion on the new Bohol-Panglao International Airport as early as 2025 due to Bohol's booming tourism industry.
Bohol Governor Edgar Chatto thanked the RDC-7 for its consistent support for the development of the province as he cited the series of lobbying done for the Cebu-Bohol power link and the Cebu-Negros Oriental to Siquijor submarine cable for power stability in Central Visayas.
BUDGET carrier Cebu Pacific has expanded its Bohol route network with the addition of a daily flight between Clark International Airport and the New Bohol Panglao Airport, a route that will help build more traffic in and out of Central Luzon.
Manila: Scientists have begun tracking down sinkholes in central Philippines after the discovery of a more than five-kilometre long and three-metre high rock formation in Bohol, following a 7.2 magnitude earthquake that occurred in October, sources said.
At least 57 people died in collapsed structures and landslides on the island of Bohol, about 630 kms south of the capital, Rey Balido, spokesman for the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC), told a briefing at army headquarters He said nine others died in Cebu and another on Siquijor island.