been convicted for Climaco's assassination. Vice-Mayor Manuel Dalipe replaced him in the vacated post. The People Power Revolution Dalipe, previously was the party-mate of Mayor Climaco until he switched sides with the ruling Kilusang Bagong Lipunan, tried to cut the red tape at city hall to ensure services would reach the citizenry in a more systematic manner. He initiated water projects, which brought water to the farthest barangays in the city. He also fast-tracked infrastructure
Series : Seibu Lions over Yakult Swallows (4-3) *Little League World Series: Long Beach, California; title awarded following loss to team from Zamboanga City, Mindanao, Philippines, which was later disqualified *Summer Olympic Games (Baseball at the 1992 Summer Olympics) at Barcelona, Spain: Cuba (Cuba national baseball team) (Gold (Gold medal)), Chinese Taipei (Chinese Taipei national baseball team) (Silver (Silver medal)), Japan national baseball
. '''The Western Mindanao Command''', known officially as the WestMinCom, is one the Armed Forces of the Philippines' Wide Support Commands Combating Terrorism and Insurgency in Mindanao. '''Camp General Basilio Navarro''' serves as the main operating base of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) for the Southwest Philippines, and is the Headquarters of the Western Mindanao Command (WESTMINCOM). The '''Coast Guard District South Western Mindanao''' is located at Upper Calarian while '''Coast
plants that grew abundantly in the city. Badjao (Bajau), Samal (Banguingui), Tausug (Tausūg people) and the Yakan tribes from Malayan descent settled in the same part of Mindanao in the early 14th century.
history_of_zamboanga_circa_1300s.html accessdate April 18, 2010 Islam gained predominance in the early 14th century in the Philippines, the first non-indigenous religion to reach Austronesian peoples. Spanish rule Image:Jose Rizal Monument Zamboanga City.JPG thumb right José Rizal
Monument 176x176px Spanish explorers first arrived in the Philippine archipelago in 1521. In 1569 Zamboanga was chosen as the site of the Spanish settlement and garrison on La Caldera (now called Barrio Recodo).
;, meaning "poor taste," "vulgar," "common," "of low quality," "tacky," or "coarse" for the chavacano language which was developed in Cavite City, Ternate and Ermita, and also derived from the word chavano which was coined by the people of Zamboanga --Explanation. Six different dialects have developed: Zamboangueño in Zamboanga City, Davaoeño
File:Zamboanga City RT Lim Boulevard.jpg RT Lim Boulevard File:Cross Mayor - Abong Abong.JPG Cruz Major overlooking the city and the Basilan Strait File:Merloquet Falls Zamboanga City.jpg Merloquet Falls See also * Media of Zamboanga City * Mindanao * Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Zamboanga * Cagayan de Oro * Davao City References
Barangays of Sua and Dugcal or Naga City (Naga City, Camarines Sur) via Bicol River before reaching poblacion. The main gateway to the Philippines through the sea is through the Manila International Cargo Terminal (Port of Manila) and the Eva Macapagal Port Terminal, both in the pier area of Manila. Other cities with bustling ports and piers include Bacolod (Bacolod City), Batangas City, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu (Cebu City), Davao (Davao City), Butuan, Iligan, Iloilo
rural-oriented provincial and municipal governments. However, not all cities are purely areas of dense urban settlement. To date there are still cities with huge expanses of rural or wilderness areas and considerable non-urban populations, such as Calbayog, Davao (Davao City), Puerto Princesa, and Zamboanga (Zamboanga City) as they were deliberately incorporated with increased future resource needs and urban expansion, as well as strategic considerations, in mind. *Legazpi City (1948
Meliton Larena, the town's local ''presidente'' and to his brother Demetrio Larena, then the vice-governor of the province. Hibbard got attracted to the place and decided to establish the school in the locality. He would later on write that the "beauty of Dumaguete and the friendliness of the people" helped in bringing about his decision. Carrying men of the Hispanic Americans in World War II#158th Regimental Combat
and used the GI Bill to fund his acting studies at the Actor's Lab in Hollywood. At acting school he met actress Kay Levey and they married on July 23, 1949. The person tasked to found the institution was Dr. David Sutherland Hibbard, a man from Lyndon, Kansas who, after serving as a pastor in a Presbyterian church in that locality, offered his services to the Presbyterian Board as missionary. Upon his arrival in the Philippines, he was commissioned, together with his wife Laura, to scout the southern part of the Islands to determine the best location for the school. His original points of destination were Cebu, Zamboanga (Zamboanga City) and Iloilo. While in Cebu, a suggestion came to him to make a side-trip to Dumaguete. align center ZAM align center RPMZ Zamboanga International Airport align center - A postgraduate course in commerce and his increased fluency in the local dialects allowed Parsons to find work with the Philippine Telephone and Telegraph Company. Then in 1927, he went to Zamboanga (Zamboanga City) in Mindanao as a buyer of logs and lumber for the Meyer Muzzell Company. This company, financed by Mayor James Rolph of San Francisco, exported timber to the United States. This job required Parsons to travel extensively throughout Mindanao, learning details about the island and its inhabitants that would save his life many times during World War II. foundation location_city Brgy. San Ramon, Zamboanga City, Zamboanga Peninsula location_country Southeast Asia, Philippines 7000 The '''Zamboanga City Special Economic Zone Authority''' (Zamboecozone), otherwise known by its corporate name as '''Zamboanga Freeport Authority''' (ZFA), was created by virtue of the Republic Acts of the Philippines 7903 of the Philippines, authored by then Congresswoman and late mayor of the city of Zamboanga (Zamboanga City), Maria Clara L. Lobregat (Maria Clara Lobregat). He first made his foray in show business as a model (Model (person)) having won a Body Shots competition early into his college years from Zamboanga (Zamboanga City) to Metro Manila. However, his name gained publicity when he married actress Janice de Belen who bore him 4 children: Inah (b. 1992), Moira (b. 1993), Kaila (b. 1996), and Yuan (b. 1998). *** Isabela City is part of this region (although it is the capital of the ARMM (Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao) province of Basilan), but it is separated from it by Basilan Strait. *** Zamboanga del Sur — Zamboanga City, a chartered city, is unofficially part of this province but is separated from it by Zamboanga Sibugay. ** Some coastal barangays in Canaman, Camarines Sur do not have direct connection to barangays in poblacion. People from some coastal barangays in Canaman have to pass Camaligan via Barangays of Sua and Dugcal or Naga City (Naga City, Camarines Sur) via Bicol River before reaching poblacion.
url http: www.sabah.org.my ybdrt ucapan_htm 2000 06192000am.asp title The Seminar On Twin City - Sandakan and Zamboanga publisher Virtual Office of Datuk Raymond Tan Shu Kiah date 19 June 2000 accessdate 27 March 2014 author Raymond Tan Shu Kiah archiveurl https: web.archive.org web 20120414233808 http: www.sabah.org.my ybdrt ucapan_htm 2000 06192000am.asp archivedate 14 April 2012 deadurl yes * Butuan City (Butuan), Agusan del Norte, Philippines *
of the Philippines, consisting of an enormous region that was the Mindanao island's western peninsula, Basilan island (Basilan), and the entire Sulu archipelago, with the ancient namesake town–fort of Zamboanga as the seat of its government, and was called the Moro Province of the Philippines. The Moro Province, in 1914 was replaced by the Department of Mindanao and Sulu. It was divided into Zamboanga, Sulu (Sulu (province)), Cotabato, Davao (Davao Region), Agusan (province) Agusan
day, the Liberal party candidates were proclaimed victors. Roxas registered an overwhelming majority of votes in 34 provinces and 9 cities: Abra (Abra (province)), Agusan, Albay, Antique (Antique (province)), Bataan, Batanes, Batangas, Bukidnon, Bulacan, Cagayan, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, Capiz, Cavite, Cotabato, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Isabela (Isabela (province)), Laguna (Laguna (province)), La Union, Leyte
for agricultural investment. Primeval forest lands were available everywhere. They staked their claim generally in hundreds of hectares and began planting rubber, abaca and coconuts in addition to different varieties of tropical plants imported from Ceylon (Sri Lanka), India, Hawaii, Java and Malaysia. In the process of developing large-scale plantations, they were faced with the problem of lack of laborers. Thus, they contracted workers from Luzon and the Visayas, including
leader_title4 City Council (Sangguniang Panlungsod) leader_name4 title Councilors frame_style border:none; padding: 0; list_style text-align:left;display:none; 1 '''Legislative District I (Legislative districts of Zamboanga City#1st District)''' 2 Melchor Sadain 3 Rogelio Valesco, Jr. 4 Cesar Jimenez, Jr. 5 Charlie Mariano 6 Luis Biel III 7 Josephine Pareja 8 Myra Paz V. Abubakar 9 Rodolfo Bayot 10 '''Legislative District II (Legislative districts of Zamboanga City#1st District)''' 11 Roel Natividad 12 Benjamin Guingona IV 13 Miguel Alavar III 14 Kim Elago 15 Eduardo Saavedra, Jr. 16 Rommel Agan 17 Percival Ramos 18 Vincent Paul Elago established_title Established established_date June 23, 1635 established_title1 Incorporated (city) established_date1 October 12, 1936 established_title2 Established (city) established_date2 February 26, 1937 established_title3 Official language(s) established_date3 Zamboangueño Chavacano (Chavacano language) area_magnitude area_footnotes area_total_km2 area_land_km2 1414.70 area_land_rank 3rd largest by land area (Cities of the Philippines) area_water_percent area_urban_km2 area_metro_km2 population_footnotes population_as_of population_note population_total population_density_km2 570.5 population_metro population_density_metro_km2 population_urban population_density_urban_km2 population_rank Sixth (Cities of the Philippines) population_demonym Zamboangueño (m) Zamboangueña (Zamboangueño) (f) timezone PST (Philippine Standard Time) utc_offset +8 elevation_footnotes elevation_m 16.0 postal_code_type ZIP code (List of ZIP codes in the Philippines) postal_code area_code_type Dialing code (Telephone numbers in the Philippines) area_code blank_name_sec1 Income class blank_info_sec1 1st class blank_name1_sec1 Patron Saint (Patron saint)s blank_info1_sec1 Our Lady of the Pillar St. Pius X website footnotes
'''Zamboanga City''', officially the '''City of Zamboanga''' (Zamboangueño Chavacano (Chavacano language): ''Ciudad de Zamboanga''), is a highly urbanized city (Cities of the Philippines#City classification) located in Mindanao, Philippines. It has a population of It is the commercial and industrial center of the Zamboanga Peninsula Region.
For historical and statistical purposes, Zamboanga City is grouped with the Province of Zamboanga del Sur, of which it formerly was the capital.
Zamboanga was formerly known as ''Jambangan'' in the Subanon language and the center of the Subanon tribe (Subanon people) and culture during the pre-Hispanic times. After independence from Spain on May 1899, Zamboanga became the Republica de Zamboanga (Republic of Zamboanga) with Zamboangueño Chavacano (Chavacano language) as its official language and Spanish (Spanish language) as its co-official language. After American intervention, the republic incorporated into the Philippines and became the capital of the former Moro Province, now Mindanao, from 1903 to 1913. On October 12, 1936, Zamboanga became a chartered city under Commonwealth Act No. 39. http: www.zamboanga.com news Charter_of_Zamboanga_City_October_12_1936_Commonwealth_Act_Number_39.htm http: www.chanrobles.com commonwealthacts commonwealthactno39.html#.UjsEQX-yoXg It was formally inaugurated on February 26, 1937, which was declared a local holiday. Known for Hispanic influences in its culture (Spanish influence on Filipino culture), it bears the nickname "Asia's Latin City."