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General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

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List of Municipalities in the Eastern Samar province within Region VIII in the Republic of The Philippines
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General Macarthur,
Province of Eastern Samar, Philippines

  • General Macarthur has a total of 30 barangays.
  • Registered Voters of General Macarthur as of (2010) = 7,450
  • General Macarthur is in the "LONE" Voting Congressional District of Eastern Samar.
  • Population of General Macarthur (as of Aug 1, 2007) = 11,625
  • Land Area of General Macarthur (as of 2007, in hectares) = 11,729
  • General Macarthur is a un-classified Municipality and Partially Urban.
  • General Macarthur is in the Eastern Samar province and within Region VIII in the eastern part of the Visayan Islands

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Geography of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

Geography of General Macarthur

Location of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

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History of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

The beginning of General Macarthur

People of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

Total Population of General Macarthur

Sports News of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

Every community has its sports hero. Who is the sports hero of General Macarthur? Are there any basketball courts, tennis courts, volleyball courts, baseball fields, softball fields, or any type of sports area or arena in General Macarthur? Go ahead and list any upcoming sports events in General Macarthur.

  • World-class tennis begins
  • Friday, November 28, 2014 12:01 am
MEMBERS of the Manila Mavericks promise to have fun when the 2014 Coca Cola-International Premier Tennis League tennis gets going today at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.
Playing coach Treat Huey said this as he and coaches of four participating teams talked about their coming stint in the three-day netfest featuring 21 Grand Slam champions and 14 current or former world no. 1 netters ............................... Full Story»

News and Events

  • PH social enterprises lauded
  • Friday, November 28, 2014 8:21 am
In France, the Philippines is making a name for itself as the home of the world’s most successful social enterprises.
The Philippines, through Gawad Kalinga (GK), Human Nature, Global Electric Transport (GET) Philippines and Batang Bayani International Inc., kicked off the opening plenary of the 8th World Forum for a Responsible Economy in Lille, France. More than 1,200 international delegates flocked to the forum to learn more about successful social enterprises operating in the Philippines. The event, held from Oct. 21 to 25, was attended by company executives, renowned corporate social responsibility experts, nongovernment organizations, students and labor group leaders. ......................... Full Story»

  • Senate approves P2.6-T national budget for 2015
  • Thursday, November 27, 2014 2:27 am
Senators on Wednesday night voted 13-0 to approve on third and final reading the proposed P2.606-trillion 2015 national budget.
The senators also introduced amendments to the budget measure, House Bill No. 4968, including additional realignments amounting to P4.756 billion ......................... Full Story»

Local Government Unit LGU of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

The Sangguniang Panlungsod is composed of the City (Municipality) Vice-Mayor as Presiding Officer, regular Sanggunian members (Councilors), the President of the Association of Barangay Captains and the President of the Sangguniang Kabataan.

They shall exercise and perform the legislative powers and duties as provided for under Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991. Shall consider and conduct thorough study all matters brought to their attention and consequently pass resolutions, enact ordinances and to introduce recommendations.


Elected officials of General Macarthur for the term of 2013-2016
  • Mayor of General Macarthur: TY, JAIME (LP) LIBERAL PARTY
  • Vice-Mayor of General Macarthur: THONG, CHRIS (NP) NACIONALISTA PARTY
  • Councilors of General Macarthur:
  1. BALDO, JOEL (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 1398 7.65%
  2. MIFLORES, JESSIE (NP) NACIONALISTA PARTY 1386 7.59%
  3. SUMIGUIN, JERRY (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 1320 7.22%
  4. CORDERO, ENRICO (NP) NACIONALISTA PARTY 1316 7.20%
  5. DURAN, NOEL (NP) NACIONALISTA PARTY 1305 7.14%
  6. DAGALE, CRISANTA (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 1295 7.09%
  7. NAVIDAD, ELVIE (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 1265 6.92%
  8. THONG, AMY (NP) NACIONALISTA PARTY 1254 6.86%

Elected officials of General Macarthur for the term of 2010-2013

Barangay Elected Officials of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar

Businesses in General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, 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

Take a picture of your Business (from a Sari-Sari Store to a Mega Mall). Upload that picture here in zamboanga.com and that picture can immediately be your business webpage. It is that easy. Here are two examples of how a picture becomes the webpage of the business: Twins Fried Chicken Restaurant and ABC Shopping Center

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Possible Businesses
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  • 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 General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines


  • If you have real estate property, whether its commercial, residential, farm land, or just an empty lot in General Macarthur, you can list that property for free.
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Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

The name of your church, mosque, or place of worship can be listed here. We can even provide you with a free webpage for you. We can help you.

Schools in General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

School year 2014-2015 starts June 2, 2014 and ends March 27, 2015, for public elementary and secondary schools. The school year will have 201 school days, of which 180 days are “nonnegotiable” student-teacher contact time.


The name of your school in General Macarthur 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

You can also create a webpage for your school. We can help you.

Economy of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

  • If you have an article that talks about the improvement of the economy of General Macarthur you can post that article here. If you come across any news items that talk about the economy of General Macarthur, 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.

Natural Resources of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, 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.

Contact:

  • Secretary Ramon J. P. Paje
  • Department of Environment and Natural Resources
  • Visayas Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines
  • +63-2-929-6626
  • osec@denr.gov.ph

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 General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

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Festivals, Fiestas and Traditions of General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

Every city 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 General Macarthur.

Your Story about General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, Philippines

Tell your story about General Macarthur. You can talk about the good things in General Macarthur or simply talk about the past. You can talk about the eco-system of General Macarthur. What is the local LGU doing about the preservation of your natural resources? The topic can start here and once it gets bigger it can have a page of its own in Z-Wiki. It's all up to you.

General Macarthur, Eastern Samar, 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.
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General Macarthur, Eastern Samar Photo Gallery

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