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Manila Standard Today
Must-haves for techies this Christmasa good pair of high quality in-ear earphones or headphones is a Christmas wish
Manila Standard Today / Posted an hour ago
a good pair of high quality in-ear earphones or headphones is a Christmas wish come true. Escape the cacophony of the metro manila traffic when you commute with these devices. Bose SoundTrue Ultra Earphones Touted as one of the most... Read more
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The Manila Times
Towering ambitionsProperty maverick sets the trend for branded living Jose E.B. Antonio, the rea
The Manila Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Property maverick sets the trend for branded living Jose E.B. Antonio, the real estate titan redefining the Metro Manila skyline, could have chosen to carve out a niche in brash America. But the feisty Ermitaño – he grew up in a one-story house... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Sereno goes a-whiningwere behind the move to remove her from office by way of impeachment. During th
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 hours ago
were behind the move to remove her from office by way of impeachment. During the inauguration of a new court building in Metro Manila, Sereno used the opportunity to claim that she was the victim of persecution by the heads of the Executive and... Read more
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Sun Star
58 Metro Manila cops face dismissalSOME 58 police officers in Metro Manila, mostly from the Northern Police Distri
Sun Star / Posted 4 hours ago
SOME 58 police officers in Metro Manila, mostly from the Northern Police District, stand to be dismissed from service due to their alleged involvement in illegal activities, a police official said Thursday. Philippine National Police (PNP)-Internal... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senators respect Chavez decision to quit but asks Duterte for immediate replacementto immediately appoint Chavez’s replacement, especially since the MRT-3 was ser
The Manila Times / Posted 5 hours ago
to immediately appoint Chavez’s replacement, especially since the MRT-3 was serving hundreds of thousands of commuters in Metro Manila every day. “The MRT is a vital component of Metro Manila’s transportation network and we owe the commuting... Read more
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Sun Star
Transport exec quits over MRT mess23, citing "simple sense of delicadeza" in the light of the problems plaguing t
Sun Star / Posted 6 hours ago
23, citing "simple sense of delicadeza" in the light of the problems plaguing the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) Line 3 in Metro Manila. He expressed hope that the MRT 3 problems would "be resolved properly and with dispatch." Minority lawmaker... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
‘Brace for more bloodshed’: Duterte signals resumption of deadly drug warkillings show portraits of their loved ones during a Catholic mass against drug
Asian Correspondent / Posted 8 hours ago
killings show portraits of their loved ones during a Catholic mass against drug war killings at the Edsa Shrine in Pasig, metro Manila, Philippines November 5, 2017. Source: Reuters/Dondi Tawatao HRW said Duterte’s desire to resume the deadly... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Why bizarre incidents happen in Zbga. CityChief Dr. Rodel Agbulos for having been conferred the award “FELLOW” to its int
Zamboanga Today / Posted 8 hours ago
Chief Dr. Rodel Agbulos for having been conferred the award “FELLOW” to its international academy of medical specialists in Metro Manila last Nov. 19 at Seda Hotel. Agbulos was just one of only 30 medical specialists across the country bestowed such... Read more
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Inquirier.net
D&L investing in new factoriesmajor capacity building of D&L had taken place prior to its initial public offe
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 hours ago
major capacity building of D&L had taken place prior to its initial public offering in 2012. “The current operations in Metro Manila should experience no significant disruption,” D&L said. D&L added that it would file the necessary disclosures... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Undersecretary for Railways resigns over MRT woesto do so. DOTr has received the ire of the public for the decoupling incident,
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 hours ago
to do so. DOTr has received the ire of the public for the decoupling incident, as well as the technical glitches that hound the MTR-3 almost every day. MRT-3, the busiest train line of three in Metro Manila, ferries half a million commuters d... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Excellent oyster ‘sisig’–and that’s just for startersit; fortunately, I was making spaghetti sauce, which was red anyway. It doesn’
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 hours ago
it; fortunately, I was making spaghetti sauce, which was red anyway. It doesn’t matter how clean your house is, because Metro Manila is a cesspool. It’s not just the pollution and the garbage on the streets, but the incredible density of people... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Small telco dreams big, eyes Chinese partners(PT&T) is looking to invest about $200 million (P10 billion) over three years t
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
(PT&T) is looking to invest about $200 million (P10 billion) over three years to expand its fixed broadband business in Metro Manila and key areas in Luzon, its chair Salvador B. Zamora II said. Zamora described it an initial amount, noting... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DENR to put up more air monitoring stations in Metro Manilain partnership with an independent oil player, is set to put up additional air
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
in partnership with an independent oil player, is set to put up additional air quality monitoring stations across Metro Manila. In a statement, DENR Undersecretary for Policy, Planning and International Affairs Jonas Leones said the... Read more
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Top Gear Philippines
The Honda CR-V emphasizes comfort over speed, and that's okayso light and smooth. Driving the CR-V is effortless, and I’d almost say pleasur
Top Gear Philippines / Posted yesterday
so light and smooth. Driving the CR-V is effortless, and I’d almost say pleasurable if not for the fact that driving in Metro Manila is a plain f****** chore these days. Primary and secondary controls—steering, brake pedals, turn signals—move... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Bags for the holidayswould be looking at to buy. Here are some of the new models that you can find
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
would be looking at to buy. Here are some of the new models that you can find in department stores or shops in malls in Metro Manila. The Selena Grace bag features Selena Gomez’s personal touches, including a hangtag with her signature and her... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Nothing Comes Close to General Trias, CaviteMetro Manila might be the slam-dunk choice for those who want everything within
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Metro Manila might be the slam-dunk choice for those who want everything within reach: work, a good assortment of malls, schools, hospitals, and just about every other vestige of “city living.” But putting down roots in the big city comes with a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Villanueva casts doubt on legality of NLEX toll fee hikeZarate likewise questioned the toll fare increase for NLEX. He filed a resoluti
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Zarate likewise questioned the toll fare increase for NLEX. He filed a resolution early November seeking to investigate the hike. On a daily basis, around 220,000 vehicles pass through NLEX, which connects Metro Manila to Central and North... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Overcast skies, rains to continue amid 3 weather systems in PH – Pagasascattered rains and thunderstorms due to an inter-tropical convergence zone aff
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
scattered rains and thunderstorms due to an inter-tropical convergence zone affecting Southern Mindanao. The weather bureau said Metro Manila and the rest of the country would experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Villanueva doubts legality of NLEX toll hikeinclude large trucks and trailers, would have to pay P56 more in toll fees. NL
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
include large trucks and trailers, would have to pay P56 more in toll fees. NLEX is a major national road that connects Metro Manila to Central and North Luzon. About 220,000 vehicles pass through the expressway on a daily basis or approximately... Read more
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Inquirier.net
In Cebu, motorcycles seen to beat gridlockit down for operating without a permit. ADVERTISEMENT As early as January thi
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
it down for operating without a permit. ADVERTISEMENT As early as January this year, when Angkas started operating in Metro Manila, the LTFRB already issued the company a warning that its operation was considered “colorum,” since it did not... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Empathy is a startwomen, contrasted sharply with the dismissive arrogance of his predecessor, who
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
women, contrasted sharply with the dismissive arrogance of his predecessor, who once quipped that the worsening traffic in Metro Manila was a sign of a healthy economy, or his former Transport secretary who said that congestion on the roads was not... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Consunji’s passion to buildMost of the buildings in Makati were done by Consunji. As were many of the high
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Most of the buildings in Makati were done by Consunji. As were many of the highways and structures that dot the skyline of Metro Manila and other major cities in the country. He was secretary of the Department of Public Works, Transportation and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Will he, or won’t he?The more people talk about change under President Duterte the more things remai
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
The more people talk about change under President Duterte the more things remain the same, my gulay! Municipal jails in Metro Manila and the provinces are congested. Living conditions there are sub-human. And with over a million surrenders now... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
An OFW bankto save, utilising the network of post offices all over the country at a time w
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
to save, utilising the network of post offices all over the country at a time when banks were mostly present only in Metro Manila and a few large cities. PSB became insolvent during the Marcos administration, with private savings bank... Read more
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The Manila Times
SBS gets nod to incorporate new unitwith an Independent Third Party, in relation to the potential acquisition of a
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
with an Independent Third Party, in relation to the potential acquisition of a warehouse facility complex south of Metro Manila,” it added. Aside from being a good investment opportunity, the acquisition will allow SBS Group to indirectly... Read more
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Pilipino Star
MRT-3 builder offering to resume maintenancethe other day that temporarily closing the railway is not an option, as riders
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
the other day that temporarily closing the railway is not an option, as riders would have no alternative transport through Metro Manila. MRTC has submitted proposals to the Dept. of Transport (DOTr) and to Malacañang. It has yet to receive a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Alvarez: Scrap CA for speedy justiceby the present system to lawyers who abuse the benevolence of the courts,” he s
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
by the present system to lawyers who abuse the benevolence of the courts,” he said. He said there were pilot courts in Metro Manila implementing the continuous trial system. Those courts should clear their schedules to focus on finishing a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Practice discipline, motorists are urgedTHE Metro Manila Development Authority on Tuesday urged motorists to practice s
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
THE Metro Manila Development Authority on Tuesday urged motorists to practice self-discipline and observe the government’s Yellow Lane policy to further improve the flow of traffic on the 24-kilometer Epifanio de los Santos Avenue. Beginning today... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Smart speeds up mobile internetSmart Communications Inc. said it is deploying four-component carrier or 4CC ag
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Smart Communications Inc. said it is deploying four-component carrier or 4CC aggregation technology in Metro Manila to provide very high LTE-Advanced mobile data speed to users with capable devices. “Ramping up our LTE-A deployment not only allows... Read more
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The Manila Times
Filipinos ready to help Marawi victims – SWS70 percent of residents in Mindanao are willing to assist victims of the siege.
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
70 percent of residents in Mindanao are willing to assist victims of the siege. The readiness to help was 68 percent in Metro Manila, 57 percent in Visayas and 54 percent in the rest of Luzon. Readiness to help was higher among the upper... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -lack of infrastructure, spread growth and investments to the countryside. It a
Punto Central Luzon / Posted yesterday
lack of infrastructure, spread growth and investments to the countryside. It also addresses the growing problem of urban congestion in Metro Manila. These developments are also envisioned to be completed within President Rodrigo Duterte... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros, Martin del Rosario as Trisha and Barbs in ‘Born Beautiful’dying wishes are fulfilled. Christian Bables portrayed Barbs and won Best Supp
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
dying wishes are fulfilled. Christian Bables portrayed Barbs and won Best Supporting Actor for his performance at the 2016 Metro Manila Film Festival. He was expected to reprise his role after being part of a promotional teaser for the show. The... Read more
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Minda News
Palafox: Good urban plan for Marawi to attract investorsIsnilon Hapilon, the emir of the ISIS in Southeast Asia, along with Omar Maute.
Minda News / Posted 2 days ago
Isnilon Hapilon, the emir of the ISIS in Southeast Asia, along with Omar Maute. Palafox said he encouraged developers in Metro Manila to invest in Marawi. “Now is the time to invest in Marawi,” he said. Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA)... Read more
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Gulf News
Aquino government officials charged with plunder for train maintenance contractoverhead light railway service.The MRT3 is one of the three overhead commuter r
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
overhead light railway service.The MRT3 is one of the three overhead commuter rail service providing the transport needs of Metro Manila residents. It was constructed during the administration of former President Fidel Ramos and was finished in 1999... Read more
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Sun Star
Survey says most Pinoys ready to help Marawi victimson the matter. Readiness to offer assistance to victims of Marawi crisis is hi
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
on the matter. Readiness to offer assistance to victims of Marawi crisis is highest in Mindanao at 70 percent, followed by Metro Manila (68 percent), Visayas (57 percent), and Balance Luzon (54 percent). It is also higher among classes ABC (66... Read more
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Minda News
Palafox to lead creation of Metro Davao Urban Master Plana project that he said will be drafted based on the best practices in the world
Minda News / Posted 2 days ago
a project that he said will be drafted based on the best practices in the world and lessons from the worst practices in Metro Manila. Architect Felino Palafox Jr. Photo courtesy of PIA Palafox, during the project’s first consultation meeting... Read more
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Pilipino Star
6 of 10 Filipinos ready to help Marawi victims — SWS( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 In the same survey, Seven out
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 In the same survey, Seven out of 10 residents in Mindanao (70 percent) and Metro Manila (68 percent) are willing to assist victims of the siege. The readiness to help was 68 percent in Visayas and 54... Read more
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Inquirier.net
A life lived better in the SouthThe Barcelonas in Fordham Tower’s Model Unit To many people, the South of Metr
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
The Barcelonas in Fordham Tower’s Model Unit To many people, the South of Metro Manila is synonymous with cool breeze, wide open spaces, and a perceptibly laid-back pace of living. To Tiff Dizon-Barcelona, who has resided in this part of town her... Read more
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Inquirier.net
5 Meaningful activities to do at home during weekendsenjoyment of privacy with less density in common areas. For more information a
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
enjoyment of privacy with less density in common areas. For more information about Empire East and its homes across Metro Manila visit www.empire-east.com; or call 810-3333 or 0917-8-EMPIRE. You may also follow @empireeast on Twitter,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Indonesian Embassy car catches fire on EDSAdriver as saying that he saw smoke coming out from the car, prompting him and h
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
driver as saying that he saw smoke coming out from the car, prompting him and his passenger to get down from the vehicle. Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said in the report that it tried to stop the flames with a fire extinguisher before... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Abaya, Roxas, others face plunder complaint over MRT dealGrace Poe said that DOTr should stop blaming the past administration over the i
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Grace Poe said that DOTr should stop blaming the past administration over the issues plaguing the busiest train line in Metro Manila. “While many of the woes began with the past administration, the current problems are now in the hands of the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
21 Abra ‘narco-pols’ under the microscopeare no drug lord in the region and what are existent are drug pushers and drug
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
are no drug lord in the region and what are existent are drug pushers and drug users who source their shabu supply from Metro Manila, including the national Bilibid Prison, Cavite, Region III, and Pangasinan among other lowland communities. He... Read more
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Sun Star
Grow the numbers before getting fundingBGC, Makati and Ortigas in Manila. On the other hand, MiCab founder Ybañez, wh
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
BGC, Makati and Ortigas in Manila. On the other hand, MiCab founder Ybañez, who runs a taxi-hailing app in Cebu and in Metro Manila, similarly shared his piece of advice. “Funding is good because it will help you jumpstart your business. But... Read more
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Inquirier.net
3 weather systems to affect most parts of PH – Pagasapressure area (LPA) would cast cloudy skies with scattered rains and thundersto
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
pressure area (LPA) would cast cloudy skies with scattered rains and thunderstorms over Mindanao. Meanwhile, Pagasa said Metro Manila and the rest of the country would have partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers. The state... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Gross incompetence at Danny Lim’s MMDAtraffic gridlocks and transportation nightmares. It’s a problem for both motori
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
traffic gridlocks and transportation nightmares. It’s a problem for both motorists and commuters alike. As expected, the Metro Manila Development Authority will blame the heavy volume of vehicles that will take to the road during the yuletide... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
RevGovto it anyway—that scenario would see a tie-up among BIFF and ASG, ISIS, and the
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
to it anyway—that scenario would see a tie-up among BIFF and ASG, ISIS, and the CPP-NPA; the spread of violent activity to Metro Manila and other cities; bankrolled at home by drug lords and narco-politicians, and abroad by the same “deep state”... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace: Ban on open-pit mining stays in placeand implement the clear instructions from President Duterte.” Boy Macabasag, l
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
and implement the clear instructions from President Duterte.” Boy Macabasag, leader of the United Manicani Residents in Metro Manila who are affected by a mining operation, said his group had not talked to Cimatu despite a request for an... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
LRT 1 assured of 120 new carsInternational Cooperation Agency has donated 120 new rolling stocks for the Lig
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
International Cooperation Agency has donated 120 new rolling stocks for the Light Rail Transit Line 1 to help decongest Metro Manila and enhance the business climate in the Philippines. Jica on Monday announced that the Department of... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Aguirre eyed for inclusion in PDP slotthe senatorial candidates of PDP in 2019. He also named Rep. Karlo Nograles (D
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
the senatorial candidates of PDP in 2019. He also named Rep. Karlo Nograles (Davao City), Rep. Alfredo Abelardo Benitez (Negros Occidental), Rep. Geraldine Roman (Bataan) and former Metro Manila Development Authority Chairman Francisco Tol... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
MMDA flags 100 drivers for Yellow Lane breachon the first day of the dry run for the implementation of the Yellow Lane polic
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
on the first day of the dry run for the implementation of the Yellow Lane policy along Epifanio de los Santos Avenue, the Metro Manila Development Authority said Monday. The agency also said at least 585 motorists were caught violating the Yellow... Read more
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