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Zamboanga Today
Miner killed, another hurt as tunnel collapseSaturday, 05 September 2015 17:32 A miner was killed while his companion was s
Miner killed, another hurt as tunnel collapse
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 hours ago
Saturday, 05 September 2015 17:32 A miner was killed while his companion was seriously injured when the tunnel they were digging in Purok Aquino, Little Baguio, Imelda, Zamboanga Sibugay Province, collapsed last Thursday. Police Regional Office 9... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessA public consultation on the minimum wage for domestic workers or kasambahays w
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 8 hours ago
A public consultation on the minimum wage for domestic workers or kasambahays will be conducted by the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board in coordination with the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Regional Office 6 in Bacolod... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sellal Receives OIC Secretary GeneralAlgiers — Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal on Thursday has received the Secreta
Sellal Receives OIC Secretary General
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Algiers — Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal on Thursday has received the Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani, who is on a working visit to Algeria, said the Prime Minister Office in a statement. "The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
OIC Attaches Special Importance to Algeria's VisionsAlgiers — The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) attaches special import
OIC Attaches Special Importance to Algeria's Visions
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Algiers — The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) attaches special importance to Algeria's visions and its participation in the organization's meetings, said OIC Secretary General Iyad Ameen Madani. In a statement to the press at the end of... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
OWWA takes lead to boost OFWs’ lot“Every step is a step to eternity.” Email: jayfeliciano2yahoo.com OVERSEAS Wor
OWWA takes lead to boost OFWs’ lot
Zamboanga Today / Posted yesterday
“Every step is a step to eternity.” Email: jayfeliciano2yahoo.com OVERSEAS Workers Welfare Administration, OWWA, takes the driver’s seat in the ongoing reintegration program of OFWs whether active or inactive, to help improve their lot— lest their... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
MNLF panel in Manila for talks on stalled peace accordMANILA, Philippines - Members of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) peac
MNLF panel in Manila for talks on stalled peace accord
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines - Members of the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) peace panel started arriving in Manila yesterday for three days of exploratory talks on the stalled implementation of the 1996 peace agreement that the Organization of Islamic... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Napolcom recommends promotion of more cops The National Police Commission (Napolcom) today, September 4, 2015, recommend
Napolcom recommends promotion of more cops
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
The National Police Commission (Napolcom) today, September 4, 2015, recommended to President Benigno S. Aquino III the promotion of Police Chief Superintendent Danilo Pelisco to Police Director (equivalent... Read more
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The Manila Times
Is our Congress in the pocket of big business?September 3, 2015 11:48 pm IN the case of Oriental Mindoro Rep. Reynaldo Umali
Is our Congress in the pocket of big business?
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
September 3, 2015 11:48 pm IN the case of Oriental Mindoro Rep. Reynaldo Umali, unfortunately, the answer to that question seems to be a resounding “yes.” Umali, who is the chairman of the House... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
OIC Secretary General On Working Visit to Algeria WednesdayAlgiers — The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC)
OIC Secretary General On Working Visit to Algeria Wednesday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Algiers — The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani has started Wednesday a three-day visit to Algeria at the invitation of Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Easing Maternal Mortality - Midwife Makes Significant ProgressCompound Four Clinic caters to towns in the District and due to its proximity w
Easing Maternal Mortality - Midwife Makes Significant Progress
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Compound Four Clinic caters to towns in the District and due to its proximity with Rivercess County it also serves more than five towns in that county. "Some people walk about two to three hours to get to this clinic and sometimes by the time they... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
PH government pushes completion of Tripartite Review Process for MNLF peace dealFrom the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process OPAPP Secreta
PH government pushes completion of Tripartite Review Process for MNLF peace deal
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 2 days ago
From the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process OPAPP Secretary Teresita Deles re-emphasized the need for the completion of the Tripartite Review Process on the implementation of the 1996 Final Peace Agreement (FPA) with the MNLF.... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Oriental Gov. Roel Degamo has called on his political opponents and other civil officia
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
Gov. Roel Degamo has called on his political opponents and other civil officials to set aside politics and work together for the good of the province in order to achieve peace in all aspects. He sounded the call as the provincial... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
NCCA to grant fund to arts and culture projectsTHE National Commission for Culture and Arts (NCCA) allocated P35 million in gr
NCCA to grant fund to arts and culture projects
The Daily Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
THE National Commission for Culture and Arts (NCCA) allocated P35 million in grants to deserving arts and culture projects in Western Visayas. The lead agency for the arts and culture is mapping out project proposals and implementers for next... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Muslim Leaders From CAR Plan for Post-Conflict ReconciliationMuslim religious leaders from the Central African Republic met in Vienna on Aug
Muslim Leaders From CAR Plan for Post-Conflict Reconciliation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Muslim religious leaders from the Central African Republic met in Vienna on August 27 to discuss how they can bring together Muslim communities from across the country in support of national dialogue and reconciliation. The meeting was convened by... Read more
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Business Wire
NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Signs Distribution Agreement to Make Avenova Available in New ZealandOphthalmic Instrument Company (OIC) is the leading supplier of diagnostic and s
NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Signs Distribution Agreement to Make Avenova Available in New Zealand
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
Ophthalmic Instrument Company (OIC) is the leading supplier of diagnostic and surgical products to the ophthalmology and optometry sectors in New Zealand. “This new agreement is part of our strategy to make Avenova available around the world,” said... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Nektar receives $40 million cash payment from first commercial sale of MOVENTIG (naloxegol)Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR) announced today that it has received a $40 m
Nektar receives $40 million cash payment from first commercial sale of MOVENTIG (naloxegol)
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR) announced today that it has received a $40 million cash payment under a license agreement with AstraZeneca. The payment was triggered by the first commercial sale of MOVENTIG (naloxegol) in Germany. MOVENTIG is the... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -ANGELES CITY – It’s not only the lack of classrooms and teachers but now the la
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 3 days ago
ANGELES CITY – It’s not only the lack of classrooms and teachers but now the lack of schools that will accommodate thousands of senior high school students in the next school year that has been brought to light by the new law, RA 10533 or the “K-12... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Comprehensive agreement on Bangsamoro violates the human right of Bangsa-Sug (PART IITuesday, 01 September 2015 14:11 This article is aimed to correct the historic
Comprehensive agreement on Bangsamoro violates the human right of Bangsa-Sug (PART II
Zamboanga Today / Posted 4 days ago
Tuesday, 01 September 2015 14:11 This article is aimed to correct the historical distortion of the Sultanate of Sulu. With Part I of this article published last August 25,2015, the history of Sulu Sultanate statehood was properly narrated showing... Read more
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The Hindu
India’s walkout from UNSC was a turning point: Natwar‘Don’t forget the silent diplomatic victory at the end of 1965 war’. Even as t
India’s walkout from UNSC was a turning point: Natwar
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
‘Don’t forget the silent diplomatic victory at the end of 1965 war’. Even as the government celebrates India’s “forgotten war” with Pakistan in 1965, India’s former External Affairs Minister Natwar Singh says India’s “silent diplomatic victory” at... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The halal dividendAn exhibitor offers greets participants at a recent event held to promote the h
The halal dividend
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
An exhibitor offers greets participants at a recent event held to promote the halal food industry by the Industry Ministry, the National Food Institute and Post Publishing. Southeast Asia holds high potential for halal and it goes beyond food to... Read more
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Sun Star
Growing organic black riceWITH around 80 percent of its total land area intended for agriculture, Braulio
Growing organic black rice
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
WITH around 80 percent of its total land area intended for agriculture, Braulio E. Dajuli, a town in Davao del Norte, takes the lead in producing organically-grown black rice. With a total of 9,100-hectare agricultural land area, around 2,000... Read more
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Minda News
Iglesia members in Mindanao converge in Davao for rallyDAVAO CITY (MindaNews/30 August) — Thousands of Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) members
Iglesia members in Mindanao converge in Davao for rally
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/30 August) — Thousands of Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) members from various parts of Mindanao will converge in front of the Hall of Justice here starting midnight to express their solidarity with INC members holding protests in front... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessNegrenses bagged six out of eleven awards in the Western Visayas Gawad Saka Reg
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
Negrenses bagged six out of eleven awards in the Western Visayas Gawad Saka Regional Awarding Ceremony, and four of them will compete in the national level. Senior Agriculturist Dina Gensola of the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist yesterday... Read more
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Sun Star
Amidst diversityONE of the highlights of Kadayawan Festival is Hiyas ng Kadayawan, where the ge
Amidst diversity
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
ONE of the highlights of Kadayawan Festival is Hiyas ng Kadayawan, where the gem of the 11 indigenous and migrant tribes in Davao City is chosen not just for her beauty but also keen knowledge on her people’s ways and culture. But how important is... Read more
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Balita
DA urges farmers to be armed with information to prepare for impact of El Niño August 29, 2015 5:22 am ILOILO CITY, Aug. 27 — Accurate information is neces
DA urges farmers to be armed with information to prepare for impact of El Niño
Balita / Posted 7 days ago
August 29, 2015 5:22 am ILOILO CITY, Aug. 27 — Accurate information is necessary to be able to cushion the impact of the El Niño phenomenon. This was stressed by... Read more
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Balita
Maguindanao school gets farm equipment from DAF-ARMM August 29, 2015 5:22 am RAJAH BUAYAN, Maguindanao, Aug 28 — Public school st
Maguindanao school gets farm equipment from DAF-ARMM
Balita / Posted 7 days ago
August 29, 2015 5:22 am RAJAH BUAYAN, Maguindanao, Aug 28 — Public school students are expected to become agriculture-productive citizens with the turn-over Thursday of one unit hand tractor from... Read more
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Balita
JCI Iloilo Ilang-ilang and LPNHS bring heaven to aeta community through education August 29, 2015 5:14 am ILOILO CITY, August 28 -–The Junior Chamber Internat
JCI Iloilo Ilang-ilang and LPNHS bring heaven to aeta community through education
Balita / Posted 7 days ago
August 29, 2015 5:14 am ILOILO CITY, August 28 -–The Junior Chamber International Philippines Iloilo Ilang-ilang, Inc. (JCI), together with the Lapaz National High... Read more
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Rappler
Peña camp: Accusations vs Makati city hall official a ‘squid tactic’IN DEFENSE. The camp of Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña (left) says the allegation
Peña camp: Accusations vs Makati city hall official a ‘squid tactic’
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
IN DEFENSE. The camp of Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña (left) says the allegations of the Binay camp against Makati Action Center officer-in-charge Arthur Cruto (right) is a 'vindictive move.' File photos by Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The camp of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Revisiting Mwalimu Nyerere's Book 'Tujisahihishe'I have chosen at this juncture to revisit Mwalimu Nyerere's book which he wrote
Revisiting Mwalimu Nyerere's Book 'Tujisahihishe'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
I have chosen at this juncture to revisit Mwalimu Nyerere's book which he wrote way back in 1962, soon after he had resigned as Prime Minister of the newly independent Tanganyika in January 1961 in order to concentrate on his leadership role as... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ormoc treasurer hesitant on proposed tax breaks for new investments ORMOC CITY, Leyte — Officials here aired their apprehension on the tax breaks
Ormoc treasurer hesitant on proposed tax breaks for new investments
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
ORMOC CITY, Leyte — Officials here aired their apprehension on the tax breaks being proposed for investors in the Local Investment Incentives Code on fears that this might hamper... Read more
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The Manila Times
DAR launches farm business school in Bicol - The Manila Times OnlineDAR launches farm business school in BicolAugust 28, 2015 10:30 am The Departm
DAR launches farm business school in Bicol - The Manila Times Online
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
DAR launches farm business school in BicolAugust 28, 2015 10:30 am The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) recently launched its first Farm Business School (FBS) in San Antonio, Ocampo, Camarines Sur tap farmer-beneficiaries’ entreprenurial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TAC Members Sensitised On 'Halal' StandardsThe Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) and other local authorities and Imams in
TAC Members Sensitised On 'Halal' Standards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) and other local authorities and Imams in the Central River Region were recently sensitised on "Halal" standards at the governor's bantaba in Janjangbureh. The programme was organised by the Gambia Standards... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Trade Ministry, TGSB Sensitise Crr Community On Halal StandardsCRR — The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment, in
Trade Ministry, TGSB Sensitise Crr Community On Halal Standards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
CRR — The Ministry of Trade, Industry, Regional Integration and Employment, in collaboration with The Gambia Standard Bureau (TGSB) recently sensitised the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), Imams and local authorities in the Central River Region on... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
DA 6 honors GAWAD SAKA awardeesTHE Department of Agriculture (DA-6) regional field office recognized 11 outsta
DA 6 honors GAWAD SAKA awardees
The Daily Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
THE Department of Agriculture (DA-6) regional field office recognized 11 outstanding farmers, fisherfolk and associations in the GAWAD SAKA Search 2015 at Diversion 21 Hotel in Iloilo City, August 26. Six of the awardees are from Negros Occidental –... Read more
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Rappler
Binay camp: Makati official has P2M in unliquidated cash advancesDEMAND. Vice President Jejomar Binay's spokesperson Joey Salgado (middle) asks
Binay camp: Makati official has P2M in unliquidated cash advances
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
DEMAND. Vice President Jejomar Binay's spokesperson Joey Salgado (middle) asks acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña (left) to demand Makati Action Center officer-in-charge Arthur Cruto (right) to liquidate his outstanding cash advances. File photos from... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
ICT Congress held in ZamboZamboanga City is holding a Zamboanga Peninsula (Zampen) Information Communicat
ICT Congress held in Zambo
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 days ago
Zamboanga City is holding a Zamboanga Peninsula (Zampen) Information Communication Technology (ICT) Congress to increase awareness of students on online jobs, from August 26 to 28 at a local mall in this city. OIC Director of DOST-Information... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessFive hundred thousand pesos awaits the Filipino seafarer with the best start-up
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
Five hundred thousand pesos awaits the Filipino seafarer with the best start-up business plan. This is an opportunity opened by the Department of Labor and Employment- National Reintegration Center for OFWs (DOLE-NRCO) and Integrated Seafarers of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rajan's assuranceThe Modi government is working to cultivate OIC states in its goal of the 'gran
Rajan's assurance
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
The Modi government is working to cultivate OIC states in its goal of the 'grand isolation' of Pakistan Why elephants continue to be mowed down and nothing seems to change As India and Pakistan once again behave like kindergarteners refusing to... Read more
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Rappler
OWWA scholarships for dependents of deceased OFW membersThe following is an announcement from OWWAMANILA, Philippines – The Overseas We
OWWA scholarships for dependents of deceased OFW members
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
The following is an announcement from OWWAMANILA, Philippines – The Overseas Welfare Workers Administration (OWWA) are reminding members that dependents of OFWs who were active at the time of their death can still avail of OWWA benefits including... Read more
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Sun Star
Trillanes:Makati official got checks from Representative Binay's PDAFMAKATI City Representative Abigail Binay issued 15 checks from her Priority Dev
Trillanes:Makati official got checks from Representative Binay's PDAF
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
MAKATI City Representative Abigail Binay issued 15 checks from her Priority Development Assistance Fund to the former officer-in-charge of the city's program for senior citizens, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said Wednesday. At the Senate probe into... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Nawaz Sharif for strengthening of bilateral ties with KazakhstanASTANA/ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday called for further str
Nawaz Sharif for strengthening of bilateral ties with Kazakhstan
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
ASTANA/ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday called for further strengthening of bilateral ties between Pakistan and Kazakhstan through enhanced cooperation in diverse areas, particularly trade, energy and infrastructure connectivity for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Modi govt's 'Mission Encircle and Isolate Pakistan' | Business Standard OpinionForeign policy wonks in New Delhi have been critical of India for having pushed
Modi govt's 'Mission Encircle and Isolate Pakistan' | Business Standard Opinion
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
Foreign policy wonks in New Delhi have been critical of India for having pushed Pakistan into a corner where it had to cancel the National Security Advisor (NSA) level talks. But Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), as well as the larger Sangh Parivar, is... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Makati official belies ‘ghost’ senior citizensFormer social welfare OIC accused of getting pork from VP Binay’s daughter MAN
Makati official belies ‘ghost’ senior citizens
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 10 days ago
Former social welfare OIC accused of getting pork from VP Binay’s daughter MANILA - The former head of Makati’s social welfare department faced a Senate panel on Wednesday and denied city hall gave out benefits to senior citizens who are either dead... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Poe in Zambo…Indeed, the election fever is obviously about to start, as before us, prelude a
Poe in Zambo…
Zamboanga Today / Posted 10 days ago
Indeed, the election fever is obviously about to start, as before us, prelude appearances or sorties of political personalities, not just locally but also nationally, are starting to pop everywhere to impliedly enamor the people—especially the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessA financing forum will be held tomorrow as part of the activities of the Negosy
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
A financing forum will be held tomorrow as part of the activities of the Negosyo Center of Department of Trade and Industry at the ground floor of the Negros Occidental Barangay Center at at Gatuslao Street, Bacolod City. DTI-Neg. Occ. OIC Rachel... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessThe Silay City Public Employment Service Office will conduct Special Recruitmen
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
The Silay City Public Employment Service Office will conduct Special Recruitment Activity at the Silay City Hall from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on September 2 to 4, a PESO press release said yesterday. The activity is in coordination with YHMD Int'l Manpower... Read more
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The Star
AmResearch reduces Alam Maritim fair value to 40 senKUALA LUMPUR: AmResearch has reduced its fair value on Alam Maritim Resources B
AmResearch reduces Alam Maritim fair value to 40 sen
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: AmResearch has reduced its fair value on Alam Maritim Resources Bhd to 40 sen from 60 sen earlier on but maintained its “hold” recommendation. The research house said on Wednesday that was based on its financial year ending Dec 31,... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
TANDEM SHOOTER NABBEDAugust 23, 2015 New chief cop makes his mark Some called it his �baptism of fir
TANDEM SHOOTER NABBED
Negros Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
August 23, 2015 New chief cop makes his mark Some called it his �baptism of fire� when two weeks after his assumption as new chief of police of �Dumaguete, a woman suspected to be an illegal drug personality was shot in the face, survived and lived... Read more
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Rappler
Makati auditing 19 more barangays for 'ghost' senior citizens“We assure our residents that we will not tolerate alleged fraudulent practices
Makati auditing 19 more barangays for 'ghost' senior citizens
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
“We assure our residents that we will not tolerate alleged fraudulent practices that deprive our senior citizens of the full benefits that the city government can afford to give them,” said Peña. Long-term benefits However, former OIC and current... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesDengue cases in Negros Occidental from January to August this year were up 80.8
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Dengue cases in Negros Occidental from January to August this year were up 80.84 percent, compared to the same period last year, with one death reported, Dr. Ernell Tumimbang, Negros Occidental provincial health officer, said yesterday. In Bacolod... Read more
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