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Sun Star
Sara to grace alliance launchDAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio will attend the launching of the Tapang an
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio will attend the launching of the Tapang and Malasakit Alliance for the Philippines on Monday, October 23, in Taguig City. Davao City Information Office confirmed on Friday the mayor's attendance in the... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao mayor signs law on unattended bagsDAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has signed the Anti-Unattended Bag Ordinan
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has signed the Anti-Unattended Bag Ordinance passed by the City Council last July. The city mayor made the announcement during the Davao City Peace and Order Council (Cpoc) on Thursday, October 19, 2017. The... Read more
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Sun Star
10 outstanding seniors fetedsenior citizens were awarded yesterday during the Mindanao-wide Senior Citizen'
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
senior citizens were awarded yesterday during the Mindanao-wide Senior Citizen's Month celebration held at Almendras Gym, Davao City. Awarded were Lourdes dela Llana Pimentel, mother of Koko Pimental hailing from Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental;... Read more
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Sun Star
PDEA records 112 drug-free villages in Davao Regiondeclared as a drug-free municipality after eight of its barangays was cleared o
Sun Star / Posted 11 hours ago
declared as a drug-free municipality after eight of its barangays was cleared of drugs by the DDB. It can be noted that Davao City has no barangays cleared yet because Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio refused to sign the document as she first wants all... Read more
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Minda News
Cardinal Quevedo: threat of extremism didn’t end with MarawiDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 October) — “The threat of extremism is still there e
Minda News / Posted 13 hours ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 October) — “The threat of extremism is still there even though the war in Marawi might have ended,” Mindanao’s lone Cardinal. Orlando Quevedo told a press conference at the end of the four-day 16th Mindanao-Sulu Pastoral... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte sets meeting on lifting martial law; lifting not taken up in Mindanao Catholic leaders’ meetDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 October) — President Rodrigo Duterte will convene a
Minda News / Posted 13 hours ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 20 October) — President Rodrigo Duterte will convene a meeting with his Security, Justice and Peace cluster in the Cabinet to decide if martial law in Mindanao should already be lifted or be allowed to continue until December... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte says ‘Yellows,’ not him, are power hungryyour fellow men, this is – Ikaw ang may gusto. Kayo yung may mga ambisyon. Hind
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 hours ago
your fellow men, this is – Ikaw ang may gusto. Kayo yung may mga ambisyon. Hindi ako,” he added. In his over 22 years as Davao City mayor, the President said there was never an instance he overstayed in office. “I have never exceeded – I’ve been... Read more
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Minda News
Ombudsman bans ex-Samal mayor from gov’t over “cash gifts”DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 October)– The Office of the Ombudsman has banned forme
Minda News / Posted 20 hours ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 October)– The Office of the Ombudsman has banned former Island Garden City of Samal mayor Aniano Antalan from government service after he was found guilty of grave misconduct for receiving “cash gifts” from a cooperative. In... Read more
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Minda News
Committee for localized peace talks with NPA to meet on Oct.24DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 October) – Members of the Davao City Peace Committee,
Minda News / Posted 20 hours ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 October) – Members of the Davao City Peace Committee, a body created by City Mayor Sara Duterte to hold localized peace talks with the New People’s Army, will convene for the first time on October 24, committee member and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Can Duterte declare a revolutionary government?MANILA, Philippines — In a television interview in 2015, then Davao City Mayor
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — In a television interview in 2015, then Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte first mentioned a plan to set up a revolutionary government if elected. In the course of floating the idea, Duterte — not even a candidate at the time —... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Int'l lawmakers group calls for De Lima's releasea series of investigations to probe the alleged extrajudicial killings under th
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 hours ago
a series of investigations to probe the alleged extrajudicial killings under the watch of Duterte, who was then mayor of Davao City. De Lima became the Secretary of Justice in 2010, and won a senatorial seat in the May 2016 national elections.... Read more
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Minda News
Meeting of committee for talks with NPA in Davao setDAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 October) – Members of the Davao City Peace Committee,
Minda News / Posted yesterday
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 October) – Members of the Davao City Peace Committee, a body created by City Mayor Sara Duterte to hold localized peace talks with the New People’s Army, will convene for the first time on October 24, committee member and... Read more
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Minda News
Ombudsman bans ex-Samal mayor from gov’t over “cash gifts”DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 October)– The Office of the Ombudsman has banned forme
Minda News / Posted yesterday
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 October)– The Office of the Ombudsman has banned former Island Garden City of Samal mayor Aniano Antalan from government service after he was found guilty of grave misconduct for receiving “cash gifts” from a cooperative. In... Read more
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Sun Star
Three perfect spots for newly-wedsthat, they are the only hotel to receive a five-star rating in Davao del Norte.
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
that, they are the only hotel to receive a five-star rating in Davao del Norte.) It's only a 45-minute boat-ride away from Davao City and upon docking you'll be greeted with everything extravagant and luxurious. It's like all the good things you... Read more
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Sun Star
Where to wed in Davao Cityis holding one’s dream wedding in a beach, hotel, or garden set up. Here’s a r
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
is holding one’s dream wedding in a beach, hotel, or garden set up. Here’s a rundown of some of the wedding venues in Davao City: The View It is an exclusive venue best for garden weddings. It is located in Barangay Magtuod in Ma-a, Davao... Read more
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Sun Star
New wedding trendsstyle. President of the Davao Event Suppliers Association (Desa), Elinor Marce
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
style. President of the Davao Event Suppliers Association (Desa), Elinor Marcelino said that weddings conducted here in Davao City have “leveled up” from before since couples can now research what their concepts, designs, and themes from the... Read more
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Sun Star
Releaunch of Apo View to boost tourismTHE relaunching of Apo View Hotel is a big help to the increasing demand of gue
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE relaunching of Apo View Hotel is a big help to the increasing demand of guest and meeting rooms in Davao City, said Tourism official. Tourism Davao Regional Director Roberto Alabado III said Davao City has an estimated 10,000 rooms including... Read more
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Sun Star
Federalism in focusled by President Rodrigo Duterte. The colloquium, which was held at Profession
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
led by President Rodrigo Duterte. The colloquium, which was held at Professional schools Lobby, Matina Campus, Davao City has involved over 200 faculty and students of different programs, the barangay functionaries and some community... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Hurricane Ravaged Dominica: "It's All Gone" And Fighting For Survivaland has a lot of influence there and China will be spending 60 million dollars
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
and has a lot of influence there and China will be spending 60 million dollars (that's a fuck-ton of Philippine Pesos) in Davao city.... dredging for the next ten years and making one of the worlds largest Casino projects.... So much for the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
How appropriate was a Mindanao designer’s ‘t’nalak’-inspired costume for a beauty contest?For example, nobody would want to wear a garment to a red-carpet event with a t
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
For example, nobody would want to wear a garment to a red-carpet event with a textile allocated for the dead.” In Davao City, councilor Halila Sudagar, committee chair of cultural communities and Muslim affairs, is drafting an ordinance... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Trillanes files ethics complaint vs Gordon(us),” he said. ADVERTISEMENT Trillanes said he was trying to support his mot
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
(us),” he said. ADVERTISEMENT Trillanes said he was trying to support his motion at the hearing for the Senate to invite Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte and lawyer Manases Carpio when Gordon “rudely interrupted him and maliciously accused him... Read more
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The Manila Times
Lives well-lived; Leila’s mistrialfiled a bill on the matter in my time in the Senate, only to lie and die there.
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
filed a bill on the matter in my time in the Senate, only to lie and die there. Like father, like daughter. Tough Davao City Mayor Sara mentions Sen. Sonny Trillanes’ “balls.” Were they subjected to autoptic proference or ocular inspection... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pinoys abroadtourism oriented enterprise. It is not surprising that the singer and pianist i
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
tourism oriented enterprise. It is not surprising that the singer and pianist in the ship we took are both Filipinos, from Davao City and they both personally know the most famous Davaoeno. Cayanan is from Pampanga and graduated from Angeles... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody likens illegal recruiters to drug traffickersfamilies working as slaves,” he said. The President said he has been fighting
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
families working as slaves,” he said. The President said he has been fighting illegal recruiters since he was mayor of Davao City. Duterte said he issued a shoot-to-kill order against human traffickers after the parents of three Davao women... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Martial law to stay in Mindanao – Rodyslowly but surely refocus our energies into rebuilding Marawi. Our troops are e
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
slowly but surely refocus our energies into rebuilding Marawi. Our troops are expected to stay put for this new mission,” Davao City Rep. Karlo Nograles said. Nograles’ brother Jericho, of the party-list Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta, said the death... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
On destabilization plots and the declaration of a Revolutionary governmentand AFP Public Information Office chief Colonel Edgar Arevalo denied any knowle
Bulatlat.com / Posted yesterday
and AFP Public Information Office chief Colonel Edgar Arevalo denied any knowledge of a destabilization plot. Only Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio came to his father’s defense and claimed that the information about the destabilization... Read more
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Sun Star
After winning Cesafi title, UV eyes PCCL crownto go through the elimination round, which is on Nov. 15-18 for South Luzon-Bic
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
to go through the elimination round, which is on Nov. 15-18 for South Luzon-Bicol in Naga City; Nov. 21-25 for Mindanao in Davao City; Nov 26 to 30 for North and Central Luzon and Dec. 1 to 3 for the NCR. The champions and runners-up of the UAAP... Read more
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Sun Star
PCSO turns over P251,000 to Davao Cityis mandated to allocate three percent of the income of the revenue to the city.
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
is mandated to allocate three percent of the income of the revenue to the city. In her message delivered by Batindig, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio expressed her appreciation for the check given by PCSO that will further help in... Read more
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Sun Star
Lakbay Ligtas project relaunched in Davao CityLigtas Project on Thursday, October 19, at the Living Faith Gas Station Incorpo
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
Ligtas Project on Thursday, October 19, at the Living Faith Gas Station Incorporated, Julian Rodriguez Sr. Avenue, Maa, Davao City designed to increase police visibility as part of the crime prevention measure. The project is the first... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao City peace body meeting set on Oct. 24THE first meeting of the Davao City Peace Committee (DC-Peace) on the localized
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE first meeting of the Davao City Peace Committee (DC-Peace) on the localized peace talks is set on October 24. Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, in an interview after the Davao City Peace and Order Council (CPOC) on Thursday, October 19, said... Read more
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Sun Star
Terrorist recruiter's arrest lauded by Davao mayorDAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said she was happy with the recent arrest
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
DAVAO City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio said she was happy with the recent arrest of an identified terrorist recruiter who is connected to the Roxas Night Market blast in 2016. "I commend the efforts of the Armed Forces of the Philippines and... Read more
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Sun Star
PDEA: 10 narco-politicians operating in Davao Regiona village chairperson and president of the Association of Barangay Captains of
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
a village chairperson and president of the Association of Barangay Captains of Northern Kabuntalan town, Maguindanao was arrested by authorities in Davao City. She was caught in a drug bust inside a house at Woodridge Subdivision in Maa, Davao C... Read more
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Inquirier.net
114 Years of healthcare innovationits existing facility in Quezon City, St. Luke’s now even prepares plans for a
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
its existing facility in Quezon City, St. Luke’s now even prepares plans for a third one located in Azuela Cove, Lanang, Davao City. ADVERTISEMENT St. Luke’s has continued to position itself at the forefront of innovation, pushing the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Trillanes formally files ethics complaint vs Gordonthat he was trying to make his point in support of his motion for the panel to
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
that he was trying to make his point in support of his motion for the panel to invite presidential son and son-in-law, Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte and Atty. Maneses Carpio, when Gordon “rudely interrupted” him and “maliciously accused... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace hopes Trillanes' US trip won't adversely affect PHL-US relationsbefore the latter won the presidential race on May 9, 2016. During the preside
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
before the latter won the presidential race on May 9, 2016. During the presidential campaign, the senator accused the then Davao City mayor of amassing ill-gotten wealth hidden in various bank accounts jointly owned by Duterte's family. The... Read more
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Sun Star
Tough tennis battles aheadbeing the top-ranked player in the meet. The past five tournaments presented b
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
being the top-ranked player in the meet. The past five tournaments presented by Merco and Selecta were all held in Davao City. This is the first time that the tournament will be played in Panabo's brand new twin courts. Tournament newbies... Read more
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Sun Star
Apo View Hotel relaunches with new managementthat Apo View had been known for since its establishment in 1948. Three years
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
that Apo View had been known for since its establishment in 1948. Three years ago, the management of the oldest hotel in Davao City, Apo View Hotel, was transferred to Eurotel Hotel and by 2016 was transferred to Icon Hotel. All of these however,... Read more
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Sun Star
Ledesma: Awake my countrymen!victims extra-judicial killings that were invented by then Commission of Human
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
victims extra-judicial killings that were invented by then Commission of Human Rights Chair Leila De Lima? She accused then Davao City Mayor that and continued to demonize him with those allegations when she was Department of Justice Secretary and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NBI says militant’s widow recruited foreign fightersNBI said in a statement that Ansar Al-Khalifa worked with the Maute group for t
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
NBI said in a statement that Ansar Al-Khalifa worked with the Maute group for the bomb attack on a night market in Davao City in September 2016 that killed 15 people. ADVERTISEMENT Ansar Al-Khalifa was also responsible for the failed bomb... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao council approves 50% tax increase on quarryTHE Davao City Council approved last week the 50 percent tax increase on sand a
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
THE Davao City Council approved last week the 50 percent tax increase on sand and gravel and other quarry resources. "There is hereby imposed a tax of P30 per cubic meter based on materials actually extracted on ordinary stones, sand, gravel, earth,... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao social services office updates list of Marawi evacueesTHE Davao City Social Services and Development Office (CSSDO) is updating the l
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
THE Davao City Social Services and Development Office (CSSDO) is updating the list of internally displaced persons (IDPs) from Marawi City. CSSDO head Maria Luisa Bermudo said they are working on the updating of status of the 479 families being... Read more
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Sun Star
AFP chief downplays threat of remaining terroristson Wednesday, October 18, after his talk to the personnel of the Eastern Mindan
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
on Wednesday, October 18, after his talk to the personnel of the Eastern Mindanao Command (Eastmincom) in Panacan, Davao City, he said that there are less than 30 terrorists, including foreigners, left in the main battle area in Marawi City... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NBI nabs IS-Maute recruiter in Taguigis the widow of Mohammad Jaafar Maguid, former leader of Ansar Khalifa Philippi
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
is the widow of Mohammad Jaafar Maguid, former leader of Ansar Khalifa Philippines, the group behind the bombing of the Davao City night market in September last year. Maguid was killed during an encounter with security forces at a beach resort... Read more
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Sun Star
Compostela Valley guv: Poverty, root of rebellionto visit the hinterland communities of Comval to discuss issues with them (rebe
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
to visit the hinterland communities of Comval to discuss issues with them (rebels)," he said, hoping that they will be open to discussions. When asked if he's copying Davao City Government's plan of a localized peace talks, he said: "I'm open to i... Read more
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Pilipino Star
We mourn the loss of Ricardo Cardinal VidalSecurity Adviser Norberto Gonzales would have meetings sometimes in the residen
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Security Adviser Norberto Gonzales would have meetings sometimes in the residence of the Cardinal. We also held meetings in Davao City and in Manila. Opinion ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Contrary to some news reports, the NTC... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Another Marawi siege? Never again’DAVAO CITY – “Never, never, never again” will hostile forces ravage Marawi, Pre
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
DAVAO CITY – “Never, never, never again” will hostile forces ravage Marawi, President Duterte vowed yesterday as he announced plans to establish a military base in the Islamic city where security forces were still battling pockets of resistance from... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Maute recruiter falls; cops on alertTokboy a.k.a. Abu Sharifa, the former leader of the Ansar Khalifa Philippines,
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
Tokboy a.k.a. Abu Sharifa, the former leader of the Ansar Khalifa Philippines, a group responsible in the September 2016 Davao City night market bombing in cooperation with the Maute Group, as well as the failed attempt to bomb the US Embassy in... Read more
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The Manila Times
Arrested Maute ‘recruiter’ faces rebellion rapsJaafar Maguid, a Filipino, and former leader of Ansar Khalifa Philippines alleg
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
Jaafar Maguid, a Filipino, and former leader of Ansar Khalifa Philippines allegedly responsible for the bombing at the Davao City night market on September 2016 and the failed attempt to bomb the US embassy in Manila on December 2016. Aguirre... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Doctor, environment exec nabbed in Davao City drug bustDAVAO CITY – A physician and an environment executive were arrested by anti-nar
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
DAVAO CITY – A physician and an environment executive were arrested by anti-narcotics agents in a raid here on Tuesday, authorities on Wednesday said. Naravy Duquiatan, officer-in-charge of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Southern... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Images: Nearly empty streets on Jeepney drivers' strikejoined the strike. Similar police presence and intimidation were reported in ot
Bulatlat.com / Posted 3 days ago
joined the strike. Similar police presence and intimidation were reported in other cities. Scene from an intersection in Davao City (Photo by Carlo Olalo) The transport groups are pushing for a people-centered jeepney modernization and opposing... Read more
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