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Pa·la·wan

 (pə-lä′wən, pä-lä′wän)
A long narrow island of the southwest Philippines north of Borneo. It lies between the Sulu Sea and the Palawan Passage of the South China Sea.

Palawan

(Spanish paˈlavan)
n
(Placename) an island of the SW Philippines between the South China Sea and the Sulu Sea: the westernmost island in the country; mountainous and forested. Capital: Puerto Princesa. Pop (Palawan province): 755 412 (2000). Area: 11 785 sq km (4550 sq miles)

Pa•la•wan

(pɑˈlɑ wɑn)

n.
an island in the W Philippines. 232,322; 5697 sq. mi. (14,755 sq. km).
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Any ship, for instance, bound on a trip to Palawan or somewhere that way would have Captain Giles on board, either in temporary command or "to assist the master.
The Department of Science and Technology-Mimaropa Palawan State University, Palaweo ICT Association, and Make a Difference Industries of Malaysia have introduced the first-ever international information and communication technology business incubator in the Mindoro-Marinduque-Romblon-Palawan region at the Palawan State University-Main Campus in Puerto Princesa City.
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Subsequent investigation led to the indictment of Reyes, his younger brother, former Coron Mayor Mario Reyes, and several people formerly connected with the Palawan provincial government.
MANILA, Philippines At least 70 people were reported dead while some remain missing after tropical storm Vinta sliced across Mindanao and continued its rampage in the island of Palawan, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council reported Saturday.
Vinta" (International name: Tembin) has intensified into a severe tropical storm threatening to landfall on Southern Palawan tonight before moving outside the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR), the latest forecast of the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said.
Dubbed Palawan International (ICT) Business Incubatorcum Start-up Hub or Palawan ITBI, it is a partnership among the Department of Science and Technology-Mimaropa (DOST-Mimaropa), Palawan State University (PSU), Palaweo ICT Association (PICTA) and Make a Difference (MAD) Industries of Malaysia.
At least 70 families were evacuated in Romblon and Palawan provinces as tropical depression 'Agaton' brings intermittent rain and strong winds Tuesday.
ALBAY, Philippines State weather forecasters said "Vinta" is posing a threat over southern Palawan as itintensifiedinto a severetropical stormSaturday.
Tropical depression "Urduja" (international name "Kai-tak") is finally on its way out of the country today, after making a total of six landfalls in the Visayas and Palawan over the last three days.
The Department of Science and Technology-Mimaropa (DOST-Mimaropa), Palawan State University (PSU), Palaweno ICT Association (PICTA) and Make a Difference (MAD) Industries of Malaysia launched the first international Information and Communications Technology (ICT) business incubator in the region at the Palawan State University-Main Campus in Puerto Princesa City.
Tropical Depression 'Agaton' has slightly accelerated as it moved towards the Palawan province on Tuesday night, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa).