Tarlac Province, Philippines
List of Municipalities in the Tarlac Province within Region III in the Republic of The Philippines
Anao | Bamban | Camiling | Capas | Concepcion | Gerona | La Paz | Mayantoc | Moncada | Paniqui | Pura | Ramos | San Clemente | San Jose | San Manuel | Santa Ignacia | Victoria
Cities in the Province of Tarlac: Tarlac City (Capital)
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Seal of the province of Tarlac
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Location of Tarlac
Provincial Capitol of the province of Tarlac
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Province of Tarlac, Philippines
- Tarlac is subdivided into 17 municipalities and 1 city. These are further subdivided into 511 barangays, and clustered into 3 congressional districts. Each barangay, municipality, and city has an interactive webpage of its own.
- Registered Voters of Tarlac as of (2010) = 575,578
- Population of Tarlac (as of Aug 1, 2007) = 1,243,449
- Land Area of Tarlac (as of 2007, in hectares) = 305,360
- Tarlac is a 1st class province and within Region_III in Central Luzon.
Location of Tarlac, Philippines
- 15.4667° N, 120.5833° E - Tarlac, Coordinates
- Tarlac is a province within Region_III in Central Luzon.
History of Tarlac, Philippines
- Source: Verbatim from the LGU of Tarlac Province
Records of the Past: Several accounts show that Tarlac was once a thickly-forested area where tribes of nomadic Aetas thrived. The name "Tarlac" was drawn from a talahiblike weed called "Matarlak" by the Aetas. Tarlac’s name first figured in written history as a praesidio or military port designated with the task of defending communities from the frequent lowland raids of the Negritos and Balugas. Tarlac was the last province in Central Luzon to be created by the Spanish colonial government and was inaugurated as a regular province on May 28 of 1873 with Don Juan Guillen as its first politico-military governor. History also reveals that initially, Tarlac belonged to the provinces of Pampanga and Pangasinan. Tarlac was among the first to revolt against the Spaniards, being one of the "eight rays of the sun in the Philippine flag" the "terranos de guerra". Officially the revolution in Tarlac started on January 24, 1897, the so-called "Cry of Tagumpay". The town of Tarlac became the seat of the Aguinaldo government from June 21 to Nov. 10, 1899. This was a few months after Malolos, Bulacan was abandoned by General Emilio Aguinaldo as the seat of the Philippine Republic. Tarlac Cathedral was the site of the Philippine Revolutionary Congress, after its transfer from the Barasoain Church in Malolos.
People of Tarlac, Philippines
- Tarlac Population (as of Aug 1, 2007 Census) = 1,243,449
- Tarlac Registered Voters (2009 COMELEC) = 575,578
- Elected officials of Tarlac Province for the term of 2013-2016
- Provincial Governor of Tarlac: Victor Areno Yap - NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION
- Provincial Vice-Governor of Tarlac: Cojuangco, Enrique Delgado Jr. - NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION
- House Representatives of Tarlac:
- 1st District: Congressman Enrique Murphy Cojuangco - NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION
- 2nd District: Congresswoman YAP, SUSAN - NATIONALIST PEOPLES' COALITION
- 3rd District: Congressman VILLANUEVA, NOEL - NACIONALISTA PARTY
- First District Sangguniang Panlalawigan (Provincial Board Members):
- Dela Cruz, Noel Ballesteros
- Razalan, Tito Guerrero
- Aganon, Marcelino Jr. Guiang
- Second District Sangguniang Panlalawigan (Provincial Board Members):
- Angeles, Maria Cristina Cuello
- Sembrano, Harmes Sicat
- De Leon, Enrico Jimenez
- David, Jude Joseph Sibal
- Third District Sangguniang Panlalawigan (Provincial Board Members):
- Cruz, Henry Piccio
- David, Carlito Santos
- Mandal, Saturnino Bautista
- Elected officials of Tarlac Province for the term of 2010-2013
- Provincial Governor of Tarlac: Victor Areno Yap
- Provincial Vice-Governor of Tarlac: Pearl Angeli Erguiza Pacada
- House Representatives of Tarlac:
- Provincial Board Members:
- Elected officials of Tarlac for the term of 2007-2010
- Governor of Tarlac for the term of 2007-2010
- Member(s) of the House of Representatives of Tarlac for the term of 2007-2010
Businesses in Tarlac, Philippines
- How to Improve Your Business and Livelihood
The Philippine Livelihood Program: The Philippine government provides several programs to enhance the livelihood of the Filipino people. The department of Science and Technology through its Technology Research Center (TRC) regurlarly conducts various types of hands-on and personalized training programs.
- DOST - Website
- UPLiFT stands for Urban Program for Livelihood Finance and Training. - Website
- DSWD Pro-poor and Livelihood Programs - Website
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- Possible Businesses
- Auto, Trucks, Motorcycle and Bicycle dealers
- Banks, Lending Firms, Pawnshops, and Financial Institutions
- Clinics, Veterinary Clinics and Hospitals
- Pharmacies, Drug Stores, Agri-Vets
- Convenient Stores, Hardware and Supplies, General Stores, Sari-Sari Stores, Internet-Cafes
- Department Stores and Appliance Stores
- Supermarket, wet market, Fish Markets
- Hotels, Motels, Pension Houses, Boarding houses and Resorts
- Repair Shops: Shoe repair, Cellphone, Bikes (bicycles), motorcycles etc...
- Restaurants, Carenderias, Coffee Shops, and Bakeries (Bakeshops)
- Salons, Spas, Beauty Shops and Barber Shops
- Gas Stations, Water Stations, Propane Stations
Real Estate or Properties for Sale or lease in Tarlac, Philippines
- If you have real estate property, whether its commercial, residential, farm land, or just an empty lot in Tarlac, you can list that property for free.
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Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Tarlac, Philippines
The name of your church, mosque, or place of worship can be listed here. Take a picture of the facade of your church or place of worship and it can be posted here. We can even provide you with a free webpage. You can enter the data here yourself or email the information to firstname.lastname@example.org
- List the Mosques or Masjid in Tarlac here.
- List the Catholic churches and chapels in Tarlac here.
- List the Methodist churches in Tarlac here.
- List the Iglesia Ni Cristo churches in Tarlac here.
- List the Seventh-day Adventist churches in Tarlac here.
- List the Church of Jesus Christ Latter day Saints (Mormons) churches in Tarlac here.
- List the Presbyterian churches in Tarlac here.
- List the Baptist churches in Tarlac here.
Schools in Tarlac, Philippines
School year 2015-2016 starts Monday, June 1, 2015 and ends Friday, April 1, 2016, for public elementary and secondary schools. The SY will consist of 201 school days, inclusive of the five-day In-Service Training (INSET) break. The different school events and activities, including the number of school days per quarter, are contained in Enclosure No. 1. Source: Department of Education
The name of your school in Tarlac can be listed here. You can list it like this:
- Name of School. Private or Public. It can be an elementary school, high school, college.
- Address of your school
- Telephone Number
- Principal of the school
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Economy of Tarlac, Philippines
- If you have an article that talks about the improvement of the economy of Tarlac you can post that article here. If you come across any news item that talks about the economy of Tarlac, you may post it here. Of course you have to reference the writer of the article. Any improvement to transportation, power and service usually improves the economy of the community, so go ahead and report that too.
If you have a job available and that job is within the Province of Tarlac, Philippines, you may post it here.
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Post expiration of Job Application. Go ahead and Click to Insert your job offer in the "Tarlac Philippines, Jobs" page.
Natural Resources of Tarlac, Philippines
- Protect the environment
It is sad but true that as of the year 2012 the rivers of the Philippines continue to be the #1 Sewer Systems of the Philippines.
Protect & Save the Rivers. Do not let your sewer drain into the river. Your community can be the first to initiate this project.
Build your riverbank protection with a built-in gutter system. Reforest within Ten Years - Guaranteed!
Let us plant more trees in every barangay in the entire Philippines. It does not make any difference if the barangay is urban, partially urban or rural; we need more trees. Trees will prevent erosion, provide oxygen, prevent green house effect, and even a place of business for the shade tree mechanic.
The Philippines is a tropical country and practically anything will grow. The DENR has the planting trees project that goes on every year. Lots of picture taking for the media. Planting trees one by one is the "human" way of doing it. This individual planting of trees is good if done to "line" the roads and highways with trees or along fences or property divisions, or if you have a plantation.
To reforest the nation of the Philippines we have to plant trees the "mother nature" way. Sow the seeds during the rainy season. Go deep into "bald" forests and plant trees by sowing seeds. If there's not enough volunteers to do this, use the military helicopters to fly over the designated areas and sow the seeds.
Guaranteed within a few years, The Philippines will be lush again. >>Read More
We are using our rivers as our sewer system. If you ask a Filipino, "Are the Filipinos a clean people?" The answer is an automatic, "Yes!". However, the Filipinos are suffering from the same disease or attitude as most people do, and that is the "NIMBY" disease or "NIMBY" attitude. (NIMBY) Not In My Back Yard. So it is OK to dump my garbage and sewer there. Not mine! Someone else will take care of it.
This attitude is killing our rivers. Your great-grandparents, grandparents or parents were once proud to tell the stories of how they enjoyed swimming in the river behind your house or nearby. However, you can't say the same or tell the same stories to your kids or grand kids. Why? Because your generation is killing the river.
- Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje
- Department of Environment and Natural Resources
- Visayas Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines
We have so much water in the Philippines and yet very little to drink.
Instead of relying too much on Diesel fuel and Coal to generate the majority of Philippine's Electrical energy Supply, we can concentrate more on renewable and sustainable source of energy such as: Hydro Power, Solar Power, and Wind Power. We have too many black outs.
Tourists Attractions of Tarlac, Philippines
- Help us add some of the tourist attractions of Tarlac in Z-wiki. This will help boost the local economy of Tarlac. Anything that is unique or anything that stands out in your community may be a tourist attraction.
- Landmarks are usually photographed a lot by visitors. Post the Tarlac landmarks here.
Festivals, Fiestas and Traditions of Tarlac, Philippines
Every city or municipality has some sort of a festival or tradition that is celebrated every year. In the Philippines almost all barangays that are predominantly populated by Christians celebrate fiesta. Tell us about the festivals, fiestas and traditions of Tarlac.
- Peso gains, sustains 2-mth high
- Thursday, October 8, 2015 9:19 pm
- The peso slightly appreciated against the US dollar on Thursday, sustaining a two-month high and continuing to track regional strength.
- The currency gained 3 centavos to close at P46.11 to $1 from P46.14 on Wednesday. Thursday’s close marked the peso’s strongest level since August 11’s P45.93 ........ Full Story»
- PSEi climbs to 7,100 level
- Wednesday, October 7, 2015 5:07 pm
- THE LOCAL stock barometer ascended to the 7,100 level on Wednesday, riding on buoyant regional markets.
- The Philippine Stock Exchange index added 53.31 points or 0.76 percent to close at 7,108.80, rising for the third straight session ........ Full Story»
- Filipina Skaters dominate at 2015 Asian Junior Figure Skating tilt
- Thursday, October 8, 2015
- Young Charmaine Skye Chua of the Philippines led her fellow Filipina skaters in giving the country something to cheer about after churning out a classy performance at the 2015 Asian Junior Figure Skating Challenge held at the Festival Walk, Glacier.
- Skye, the daughter of current Metro Ice Skating Club president Smith Chua, bested five other participants in the Basic Novice Subgroup A Girls Group 5 category, winning the gold with a final total score of 40.69 ................................ Full Story»
Tarlac Zip Codes
- Source: Philippine Postal Corporation
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Tarlac, Philippines supports Philippine Cycling
Philippine Cycling is about cycling in the Philippnes. Philippine Cycling helps promote bike races, cycling clubs, bicycle tours, and the development of bicycle trails. Activities are coordinated with bike shops and cycling clubs throughout the Philippines to promote the fun of riding bikes. Philippine Cycling will be coordinating events with tour of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Road biking and mountain bikings will be promoted by Philippine Cycling.
Cycling Activity to Participate In
Your cycling activity can be posted here and it will be shown in all the Provincial, City, Municipal and Barangay pages. Your 2015 Cycling Race or Activity can be Posted here.
- ILOILO CITY, April 27-May 2, 2015 (PNA) – Some 5,000 bikers are expected to join the second Iloilo Bike Festival slated April 27-May 2, 2015 as the city continues to aspire to become a bike-able walkable metropolis. The activity that supported by the John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University (JBLFMU) and Megaworld Iloilo aims to promote Iloilo as a safe and bike friendly city, promote the share-a-road movement encourage Ilonggos to commute via biking and raise Ilonggos awareness on the benefits of biking on health, safety and environment concerns. Read More....
- CYCLING Le Tour de Filipinas 2015 set as country celebrates 60 years of top-caliber cycling Feb 1 to Feb 4 2015 - View the result of the race: A four stage race. Stage 1 starts in Balanga and back to Balanga for a 126K race Feb 1, 2015 (Sunday); stage 2 starts in Balanga, Bataan to Iba, Zambales for a 154.7 K race Feb 2, 2015 (Monday); stage 3 starts in Iba, Zambales to Lingayen, Pangasinan for a 150.1K race Feb 3, 2015 (Tuesday); stage 4 starts in Lingayen, Pangasinan to Baguio City, Benguet for a 101.7K race Feb 4, 2015 (Wednesday). For a total distance of 532.5 Kms. Read More >>>
- Ronda Pilipinas: Feb 8 - 27 2015:>> Discovering young riders for the national team will be the main objective of the LBC Ronda Pilipinas 2015 when the country’s premiere cycling race hits the road on Feb. 8 in Butuan City. Ronda Pilipinas executive project director Moe Chulani said the international multistage bikathon, which ends on Feb. 27, will have two qualifying legs of four stages each in Mindanao and the Visayas where the top riders will advance to face a tough foreign challenge in the six-stage Luzon finale. Read More>>>
The oldest living man or woman in Tarlac, Philippines
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