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Office of the President - Philippines
Cheaper flights to ASEAN cities coming this yearFilipinos will soon enjoy better access and broader flight options in travellin
Cheaper flights to ASEAN cities coming this year
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted yesterday
Filipinos will soon enjoy better access and broader flight options in travelling to other Association of Southeast Nations (ASEAN) cities, as the Philippines has signed a multilateral agreement for unlimited flights to neighboring countries. The said... Read more
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Rappler
Japanese shipbuilder begins construction of PCG vesselsNEW VESSELS. These 10 new vessels will help the Coast Guard in upholding mariti
Japanese shipbuilder begins construction of PCG vessels
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
NEW VESSELS. These 10 new vessels will help the Coast Guard in upholding maritime security within Philippines seas. Photo from DOTC MANILA, Philippines — The first of 10 new multi-role response vessels (MRRVs) for the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG)... Read more
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Rappler
Cheaper air fares in ASEAN seen as PH signs protocolsIMPROVED AIR CONNECTION. The Philippines finally signs Protocols 5 and 6 of the
Cheaper air fares in ASEAN seen as PH signs protocols
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
IMPROVED AIR CONNECTION. The Philippines finally signs Protocols 5 and 6 of the ASEAN Multilateral Agreement on Air Services. File photo by Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines is now ready for more liberalized air traffic after President... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Biz partner eyed in Frenchman’s slayFebruary 8th, 2016 12:50 AM PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—Police have started a manhunt
Biz partner eyed in Frenchman’s slay
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
February 8th, 2016 12:50 AM PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—Police have started a manhunt for a business partner of a French-Italian expatriate found dead with his Filipino wife and 4-year-old son in Narra town in Palawan province last month. A source in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
British envoy finds PH energy investment policy ‘illogical’British Ambassador to the Philippines Asif Ahmad. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO PUERTO P
British envoy finds PH energy investment policy ‘illogical’
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
British Ambassador to the Philippines Asif Ahmad. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Philippines—British Ambassador Asif Ahmad on Friday scored the Philippine government’s policy of putting a cap on foreign investment in renewable energy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The irony of thingsCORON, Palawan – The fact that I get it, just like all these tourists, though m
The irony of things
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
CORON, Palawan – The fact that I get it, just like all these tourists, though mostly foreigners, makes me lucky. Coron is probably the most beautiful, if not the best, place in the Philippines. It has not one, nor two, but maybe 30 attractions. If... Read more
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Rappler
Application for senior high's voucher program until February 15MANILA, Philippines – Grade 10 students from private schools only have until Fe
Application for senior high's voucher program until February 15
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Grade 10 students from private schools only have until February 15 to apply for the senior high school (SHS) voucher program. The program is the government's subsidy for students who will pursue SHS in private high schools,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US: $66 M part of regular military aid to PhilippinesMANILA, Philippines – US military assistance to the Philippines is expected to
US: $66 M part of regular military aid to Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – US military assistance to the Philippines is expected to increase to $66 million this year. However, it is not tied to the implementation of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement, US embassy Press Attaché Kurt Hoyer... Read more
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Sun Star
Woman shot in head inside Calamba barA WOMAN was shot while drinking with friends in a bar on A. Lopez St. in Barang
Woman shot in head inside Calamba bar
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
A WOMAN was shot while drinking with friends in a bar on A. Lopez St. in Barangay Calamban, Cebu City before dawn yesterday. The victim, identified as 32-year-old Elisa de los Reyes, was reportedly a drug user. She had not returned to her house in... Read more
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Balita
Ecological peculiarity makes Jovellar town spectacular January 29, 2016 7:33 am By Danny O. Calleja JOVELLAR, Albay, Jan. 28 (PNA)
Ecological peculiarity makes Jovellar town spectacular
Balita / Posted 6 days ago
January 29, 2016 7:33 am By Danny O. Calleja JOVELLAR, Albay, Jan. 28 (PNA) — Deep through the woods down the outskirts of this poor, sleepy Bicol town are peculiar natural settings that make... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Manhunt on for suspect in Frenchman’s slay in PalawanPUERTO PRINCESA CITY—Police have started a manhunt this week for a business par
Manhunt on for suspect in Frenchman’s slay in Palawan
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—Police have started a manhunt this week for a business partner of a French-Italian expatriate found dead with his Filipino wife and four-year-old son in Narra town in Palawan province last week. A source in the intelligence... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Manhunt on for suspect in slay of Frenchman, wife, son in PalawanPUERTO PRINCESA CITY—Police have started a manhunt this week for a business par
Manhunt on for suspect in slay of Frenchman, wife, son in Palawan
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—Police have started a manhunt this week for a business partner of a French-Italian expatriate found dead with his Filipino wife and four-year-old son in Narra town in Palawan province last week. A source in the intelligence... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ban on ‘galunggong’ fishing in Palawan liftedTUBS of “galunggong” (round scad), the so-called poor man’s fish, are unloaded
Ban on ‘galunggong’ fishing in Palawan lifted
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
TUBS of “galunggong” (round scad), the so-called poor man’s fish, are unloaded at the Navotas fish port, ready for distribution to major markets in Luzon. JOAN BONDOC PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—Expect more of the poor man’s fish on the table as the Bureau... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Slain Frenchman protected island from poachersPUERTO PRINCESA CITY—The French national murdered with his wife and son early t
Slain Frenchman protected island from poachers
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—The French national murdered with his wife and son early this week was a self-styled environmentalist who brandished guns to chase away intruders from an island that the expatriate had turned into his home and had zealously... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ask Joan: Summer in Romania, and options for EasterWe bit the bullet and booked flights to Bucharest, Romania, for 16 days in July
Ask Joan: Summer in Romania, and options for Easter
The Irish Times / Posted 11 days ago
We bit the bullet and booked flights to Bucharest, Romania, for 16 days in July. We have three kids, aged 13, 11 and nine, who love walking, cycling, activities, and a bit of beach time. Have you any recommendations for accommodation, places to... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The death of the many and the oneThis week, we remember fellow Filipinos who died violently at this time last ye
The death of the many and the one
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 days ago
This week, we remember fellow Filipinos who died violently at this time last year (at least 72 SAF policemen, MILF warriors, and Moro civilians in Mamasapano) and one who was killed also this week five years ago, the environmentalist and... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Go Hotels offers local promo ratesGO HOTELS announces its special rates for local residents of Puerto Princesa, P
Go Hotels offers local promo rates
The Daily Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
GO HOTELS announces its special rates for local residents of Puerto Princesa, Palawan and Dumaguete, Negros Island Region. All Palaweños will get to enjoy a special promo rate of P1,088+VAT per room per night starting January 1 to March 31,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC: Start murder trial of Reyes brothersFormer Palawan Gov. Joel Reyes and his brother, former Coron Mayor Mario Reyes.
SC: Start murder trial of Reyes brothers
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
Former Palawan Gov. Joel Reyes and his brother, former Coron Mayor Mario Reyes. PHOTO BY PNP-PIO The Supreme Court has directed the Palawan Regional Trial Court to proceed with the trial of Palawan ex-Gov. Joel Reyes for the 2011 murder of radio... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC junks Reyes brothers’ bid to stop Ortega murder trialPUERTO PRINCESA CITY—The Supreme Court has struck down a bid by former Palawan
SC junks Reyes brothers’ bid to stop Ortega murder trial
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—The Supreme Court has struck down a bid by former Palawan Gov. Joel T. Reyes and his brother Mario to stop the Palawan Regional Trial Court from proceeding with the ongoing trial of the Gerry Ortega murder case where they had... Read more
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Sun Star
SC okays prosecution of ex-Palawan governor for murderTHE Supreme Court Second Division ordered a Palawan court to proceed with the p
SC okays prosecution of ex-Palawan governor for murder
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
THE Supreme Court Second Division ordered a Palawan court to proceed with the prosecution of former Palawan Governor Mario Joel Reyes for the 2011 murder of radio anchor and veterinarian Dr. Gerardo Ortega. The SC directed Palawan Regional Trial... Read more
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Rappler
SC: Murder trial of Palawan ex-governor Joel Reyes can proceedPhoto of Gerry Ortega in foreground from ABS-CBN Foundation/Philip Sison PALAW
SC: Murder trial of Palawan ex-governor Joel Reyes can proceed
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
Photo of Gerry Ortega in foreground from ABS-CBN Foundation/Philip Sison PALAWAN, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) ordered the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Palawan to proceed with the trial of former Governor Mario Joel Reyes in connection with... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fugitive rape suspect nabbed in BoholTAGBILARAN City, Bohol—After months of hiding in this city, a fugitive rape sus
Fugitive rape suspect nabbed in Bohol
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
TAGBILARAN City, Bohol—After months of hiding in this city, a fugitive rape suspect from Palawan fell into the hands of law enforcers on Friday morning. Gilven Cos Salinas, 34, was arrested by elements of Tagbilaran City Police Station (TCPS), Bohol... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pia hailed new champion for kids, youths with HIVMANILA, Philippines – The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) has welcomed
Pia hailed new champion for kids, youths with HIV
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) has welcomed Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach as the “new champion for children and young people who are at risk of HIV.” In a statement, Unicef Philippines representative Lotta... Read more
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Sun Star
Hagedorn blasts attempt to exclude 5 Palawan protected areas from ENIPAS billPALAWAN Representative Douglas Hagedorn blasted on Thursday some of his colleag
Hagedorn blasts attempt to exclude 5 Palawan protected areas from ENIPAS bill
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
PALAWAN Representative Douglas Hagedorn blasted on Thursday some of his colleagues in the House of Representatives for attempting to exclude five protected areas in Palawan from the proposed Expanded National Integrated Protected Areas System... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Frenchman, family found dead on Philippine island Published: 28 January 2016 6:21 PM The bodies of a Frenchman, his Filipina w
Frenchman, family found dead on Philippine island
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 13 days ago
Published: 28 January 2016 6:21 PM The bodies of a Frenchman, his Filipina wife and their four-year-old son were found in a pickup truck on a street in Narra, a small town of 65,000 people on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Frenchman, family found dead on Philippine tourist islandMANILA: A Frenchman, his Filipina wife and their four-year-old son were found d
Frenchman, family found dead on Philippine tourist island
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA: A Frenchman, his Filipina wife and their four-year-old son were found dead inside a pickup truck on the popular Philippine tourist island of Palawan, police said Thursday (Jan 28). The French embassy in Manila told AFP it was in contact with... Read more
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Rappler
Frenchman, wife, son found dead in Palawan – policeMANILA, Philippines – A Frenchman, his Filipina wife, and their 4-year-old son
Frenchman, wife, son found dead in Palawan – police
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – A Frenchman, his Filipina wife, and their 4-year-old son were found dead inside a pickup truck on the popular Philippine tourist island of Palawan, police said Thursday, January 28. The French embassy in Manila told Agence... Read more
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Inquirier.net
French, Filipina, son found dead inside parked vehicle in PalawanCITY OF PUERTO PRINCESA—A French and Filipina couple and their four-year-old so
French, Filipina, son found dead inside parked vehicle in Palawan
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
CITY OF PUERTO PRINCESA—A French and Filipina couple and their four-year-old son were found dead inside a parked vehicle along a road in Narra, Palawan last Tuesday who police authorities suspected as victims of a shooting incident. Palawan police... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Legarda urges House to pass expanded law protecting natural reserves, parksMANILA — Senator Loren Legarda called out fellow lawmakers in the House of Repr
Legarda urges House to pass expanded law protecting natural reserves, parks
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
MANILA — Senator Loren Legarda called out fellow lawmakers in the House of Representatives for withholding protection to some 100 natural reserves against to destructive activities like mining. She urged the House to immediately pass the proposed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
IEC delegates advised to bring jackets, umbrellas due to expected rainCEBU CITY—Don’t forget your jackets and umbrellas. Such was the advice of weat
IEC delegates advised to bring jackets, umbrellas due to expected rain
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
CEBU CITY—Don’t forget your jackets and umbrellas. Such was the advice of weather specialist at the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) to delegates to the 51st International Eucharistic Congress... Read more
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Sun Star
‘Go 4 hours ahead’, to those flying out from Mactan on thursdayTHOSE flying out of Cebu tomorrow are urged to leave for the airport four hours
‘Go 4 hours ahead’, to those flying out from Mactan on thursday
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
THOSE flying out of Cebu tomorrow are urged to leave for the airport four hours before their flight, to avoid getting stuck in traffic during the 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) Youth Day. Half of the Mandaue-Mactan Bridge going to... Read more
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Sun Star
NAIA runway to be temporarily closed January 26 and 30THE Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (Caap) has released a "Notice t
NAIA runway to be temporarily closed January 26 and 30
Sun Star / Posted 15 days ago
THE Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (Caap) has released a "Notice to Airmen" indicating a temporary runway closure at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) during certain periods on January 26 and 30 due to VIP movement. In line... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cebu Pacific cancels 72 flights at NAIA for arrival of Japan’s imperial coupleMANILA — Cebu Pacific (CEB) and Tiger Airways Philippines (now CEBGO) announced
Cebu Pacific cancels 72 flights at NAIA for arrival of Japan’s imperial couple
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA — Cebu Pacific (CEB) and Tiger Airways Philippines (now CEBGO) announced on Monday, the cancellation of 72 flights in anticipation of the closure of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) runway for the arrival and the departure of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
9th Jr. NBA kicks off with ‘biggest’ program yetJR. NBA Alumni at the opening of the 9th Jr. NBA Saturday at Don Bosco Makati.
9th Jr. NBA kicks off with ‘biggest’ program yet
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
JR. NBA Alumni at the opening of the 9th Jr. NBA Saturday at Don Bosco Makati. Photo by Mark Giongco The 2016 Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines tipped off on Saturday at Don Bosco Technical Institute in Makati. Boys and girls aged 10-14 were taught the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ask Joan: Where to get moving in EuropeWe would like to make it as stress- and hassle-free as possible. We live in Nor
Ask Joan: Where to get moving in Europe
The Irish Times / Posted 18 days ago
We would like to make it as stress- and hassle-free as possible. We live in Northern Ireland and it might help to know if we would be better to use a UK company or an Irish one. The main priority is to avoid airports. We would also prefer to avoid... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
PH Real estate girds up for political heat in 2016Cleaning up house, throwing away old items, is a chore many Filipinos do after
PH Real estate girds up for political heat in 2016
Manila Standard Today / Posted 19 days ago
Cleaning up house, throwing away old items, is a chore many Filipinos do after the New Year. For companies, there is also clearing of inventories and cleaning up of business plans before the year ends. Some publicly-listed companies are said to be... Read more
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Rappler
El Nido, Palawan: Tips for the budget travelerJust one of many entrances to the various lagoons. All photos provided by Mark-
El Nido, Palawan: Tips for the budget traveler
Rappler / Posted 20 days ago
Just one of many entrances to the various lagoons. All photos provided by Mark-Anthony Villaflor Of course, many of us have grown up with a negative misconception that vacationing in certain corners of our beautiful country isn’t doable. However,... Read more
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Sun Star
Seizing moments in El NidoLIFE is a series of moments. Yet we often think of life as a whole, asking ours
Seizing moments in El Nido
Sun Star / Posted 21 days ago
LIFE is a series of moments. Yet we often think of life as a whole, asking ourselves “Am I living happily?,” instead of “Am I happy right this moment?” Our plane starts to descend to Lio airport. I look out the small window. Sea. Islets. There is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Olympians Jim and Hudson Shine At Inaugural 470 African ChampionshipsThe 2016 470 African Championship was a ground-breaking moment for sailing in A
Olympians Jim and Hudson Shine At Inaugural 470 African Championships
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The 2016 470 African Championship was a ground-breaking moment for sailing in Africa, as the event marked the first ever 470 African Championships and first Continental Olympic Qualification Event. Eleven races and five days of competition saw... Read more
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The Manila Times
China harasses CAAP planeJanuary 18, 2016 10:31 pm by BENJIE L. VERGARA REPORTER First, they drove awa
China harasses CAAP plane
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
January 18, 2016 10:31 pm by BENJIE L. VERGARA REPORTER First, they drove away Filipino fishermen. Now the Chinese want to shoo away Philippine planes flying to an island in Palawan. The country’s aviation regulator on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Naval base on Palawan’s Oyster Bay being developedPUERTO PRINCESA CITY—If there are efforts to develop a new military base in Pal
Naval base on Palawan’s Oyster Bay being developed
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—If there are efforts to develop a new military base in Palawan that can host US troops, no confirmation is coming from local military and civilian officials here. But the development of an existing naval facility located on... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Great pasalubong ideas in Cebu Pacific’s local destinationsWhenever Filipinos travel, they always look out for pasalubong (take home) for
Great pasalubong ideas in Cebu Pacific’s local destinations
Manila Standard Today / Posted 24 days ago
Whenever Filipinos travel, they always look out for pasalubong (take home) for their friends as a token and as memento of their trip. More often than not, the easiest choices are fridge magnets or key chains featuring an iconic structure or the name... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Jr. NBA camp back for 9th yearMANILA, Philippines – The Jr. NBA /Jr. WNBA Philippines 2016 presented by Alask
Jr. NBA camp back for 9th year
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Jr. NBA /Jr. WNBA Philippines 2016 presented by Alaska will return to the Philippines for the ninth consecutive year from January 23-April 24. The Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA program is free and open to boys and girls between the ages... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Only humanitarian aid can be stockpiled by US’AMERICAN forces who will be allowed access to Filipino military bases under the
‘Only humanitarian aid can be stockpiled by US’
Manila Standard Today / Posted 27 days ago
AMERICAN forces who will be allowed access to Filipino military bases under the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement are only allowed to stockpile humanitarian assistance and disaster relief equipment, the spokesman for the Armed Forces said... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Patterns in natureMANILA, Philippines – From the tiniest atom to the grandest galaxies, the past,
Patterns in nature
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – From the tiniest atom to the grandest galaxies, the past, the present and the future of every animate and inanimate being in the universe, we are defined by our connection to everything else because this connection transports... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PNP should do away with college requisiteTHE PHILIPPINE National Police needs 10,000 rookie cops to fill up the vacancie
PNP should do away with college requisite
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
THE PHILIPPINE National Police needs 10,000 rookie cops to fill up the vacancies left by those who died, were retired or dismissed. This means 10,000 men and women in uniform who may end up being a burden to the citizenry. Our cops are among the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
66-year-old rape suspect arrested in Misamis OrientalMANTICAO, Misamis Oriental – A 66-year old man accused of statutory rape in Pue
66-year-old rape suspect arrested in Misamis Oriental
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
MANTICAO, Misamis Oriental – A 66-year old man accused of statutory rape in Puerto Princesa City in Palawan was arrested while in hiding here, police authorities here said Wednesday. Senior Insp. Enrique Belaca-ol, the police chief here, said... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The Duterte challengeThis time last year, all we heard in Manila about the possible presidential run
The Duterte challenge
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
This time last year, all we heard in Manila about the possible presidential run of Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte was the faint “clamor” of groups in Davao and parts of Mindanao. But on Jan. 22, in Butuan City, the feisty mayor began what he called... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Inspiring Adventures in Puerto Princesa, PalawanMore and more hospitality spaces are catering to an adventurous, young and crea
Inspiring Adventures in Puerto Princesa, Palawan
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
More and more hospitality spaces are catering to an adventurous, young and creative market. Instead of posh luxury hotels, young travelers often opt for more intimate quirky boutique spaces that allow them to be themselves and at the same time enjoy... Read more
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Asian journal
Inspiring Adventures in Puerto Princesa, PalawanLocated at the heart of Puerto Princesa, Canvas Boutique Hotel is an adventure
Inspiring Adventures in Puerto Princesa, Palawan
Asian journal / Posted 1 months ago
Located at the heart of Puerto Princesa, Canvas Boutique Hotel is an adventure in itself. You know you’re in for something special as soon as you step into the lobby: light installations inspired by the stalactites of the Subterranean River,... Read more
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