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  1. McDonald's to start accepting cashless payments with PayMayaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Manila Bulletin

    McDonald's customers in the Philippines can expect a more convenient way to pay for their McDonald's favorites as the quick-service restaurant chain starts to roll out over-the-counter Mastercard and Visa card transactions in select branches through a collaboration with PayMaya Philippines. Over 40 McDonald's restaurants nationwide have already begun accepting card payments for all types of Mastercard and Visa credit, debit, and prepaid cards, including PayMaya Visa cards and Smart Mastercard.

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  2. Saso joins cast of LPGT Greenfield ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | Manila Bulletin

    Top amateur Yuka Saso gets the chance to slug it out with the cream of the local pro crop in a field spiced up by a number of Thai aces as the ICTSI Ayala Greenfield Ladies Challenge unfolds today in Calamba, Laguna. Saso, who posted a near-sweep of the country's major amateur titles last year, including the Philippine Amateur Stroke and Match Play crowns, actually heads an eight-player amateur cast, all raring to show up and crowd the fancied pros for the crown in the 54-hole championship kicking off this year's Ladies Philippine Golf Tour sponsored by ICTSI.

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  3. Duterte, joined by Leni, Erap, leads Rizal Day rites at LunetaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 30 | Manila Bulletin

    President Duterte reflected on the patriotism of Dr. Jose Rizal and vowed to continue his work of building a more united Philippines as he led yesterday's commemoration of the 121st death anniversary of the national hero at the Luneta, Manila. Arriving on schedule, Duterte was accorded full military honors.

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  4. Reflect on Rizal's patriotism - DuterteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Manila Bulletin

    President Duterte led the national commemoration of the 121st death anniversary of Dr. Jose Rizal at the Rizal National Monument in Rizal Park Saturday morning. Arriving on schedule, Duterte was accorded full military honors.

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  5. Duterte: Reflect on Rizal's patriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | Manila Bulletin

    "May we take this occasion as an opportunity to recognize Dr. Rizal's ultimate sacrifice for the sake of our country. Let us reflect on his patriotism as we strive to continue his work of building a more united, peaceful, and prosperous Philippines," the President said in his message commemorating the 121st anniversary Rizal's martyrdom.

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  6. Pact buys two Reynolds companies in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | Plastics News

    Melbourne, Australia-based, publicly listed Pact is paying A$142 million for Lake Forest, Ill.-based Reynolds Group's Asian closure businesses and a rigid packaging business in China. The companies are Closure Systems International in Asia and Graham Packaging Guangzhou Co.

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  7. Church of God holds cleanup campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Sun-Star

    DAVAO. Members of the Church of God recently held a Mother's Street Cleanup Campaign on November 26, 2017 where they collected two tons of trash in Cabaguio.

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  8. PH team shines in int'l math, science contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    Filipino elementary students bagged 23 medals at the 14th International Mathematics and Science Olympiad for Primary School held in Singapore from Nov. 20 to 24. Delegation head Dr. Isidro Aguilar, president of the Mathematics Trainers Guild Philippines , said the Philippine team took home 2 gold, 5 silver and 4 bronze medals in the math division, and 8 silver and 4 bronze medals in science. In math, the gold medalists are Christopher James Yap of St. John's Institute and Alvann Walter Paredes Dy of St. Jude Catholic School.

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  9. Pinoy math wizards win 23 medals in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    Filipino elementary students won 23 medals at the 14th International Mathematics and Science Olympiad for Primary School held in Singapore from Nov. 20-Nov. 24. Filipino elementary students show the Philippine flag and their medals at the awarding ceremony of the 14th International Mathematics and Science Olympiad for Primary School in Singapore Dr. Isidro Aguilar, delegation head and president of the Mathematics Trainers Guild Philippines , said the Philippine team took home 2 gold medals, 5 silver medals and 4 bronze medals in the math division, and 8 silver medals and 4 bronze medals in science. In math, the gold medalists were: Christopher James Yap of St. John's Institute; and Alvann Walter Paredes Dy of St. Jude Catholic School.

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  10. Napolcom: Not all execs stripped of police power linked to drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | Sun-Star

    THE National Police Commission clarified on Friday, November 24, that not all the local officials who were stripped of their power over the police in their areas of jurisdiction have been linked to illegal drugs. "The resolutions from the Napolcom were clear, as they stated the basis for the withdrawal of the deputation powers of the local officials.

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  11. Filipino ex-priest faces US extradition on sex chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Sun-Star

    LAGUNA. This undated handout photo released by the Philippine National Police on November 22, 2017 shows the mugshot of Fernando Sayasaya, 53, in Calamba, Laguna.

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  12. Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A former Catholic priest who faces charges of sexually molesting two boys in North Dakota churches in the 1990s may soon be extradited to the U.S. to face those charges. The Philippine government is preparing to extradite Fernando Laude Sayasaya, who was arrested over the weekend by police in the city of Calamba south of Manila, according to a CBS News report, which quoted Chief State Counsel Ricardo Paras.

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  13. Philippines to extradite priest accused of abuse in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | CBS News

    Chief State Counsel Ricardo Paras said Fernando Laude Sayasaya was arrested over the weekend by police in Calamba city in Laguna province south of Manila and will be flown back to the U.S., which sought his extradition under a treaty. "The apprehension of Fernando Sayasaya once again shows that the long arm of the law would reach all criminals," Paras said.

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  14. The mugshot of Fernando Sayasaya, 53, in Calamba, Laguna, south of Manila. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    A Filipino ex-priest is facing extradition to the US for allegedly sexually abusing minors there in the 1990s, authorities said on Wednesday. Fernando Sayasaya, 53, was tracked down by police in a province outside Manila on Sunday nearly two decades after he fled the US and went into hiding in the Philippines.

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  15. Cybersmile and Philippine Red Cross Team Up To Save Lives On And OfflineRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2017 | Pressat

    PALO ALTO, November. 17, 2017 - Cybersmile and the Philippine Red Cross came together to promote a national day of bloodletting to save lives on and offline, through blood donations and the encouragement of a kinder, safer internet with the use of the #ImACybersmiler hashtag on social media.

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  16. Smart Wifi powers Southern LuzonRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Smart Wifi is now available at the Bacoor Government Center, the latest addition to the growing list of Smart Wifi-powered government establishments across the country. Aside from this key office, Smart Wifi is also available in the following government establishments across Southern Luzon: City Hall of Binan in Laguna, Municipal Hall of Tanza in Cavite, Provincial Capitol of Batangas, Provincial Capitol of Laguna, City Hall of Puerto Princesa in Palawan, and City Hall of Sta Rosa in Laguna.

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  17. San Miguel unveils expansion plans for tollwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    San Miguel Corporation yesterday) announced it's ready to roll out medium- to long-term expansion programs boosting the capacity of its southern Metro Manila toll roads to ease traffic congestion in the metropolis. SMC's infrastructure arm is now ready to implement expansion plans for the South Luzon Expressway , Skyway system, NAIA Expressway and the Southern Tagalog Arterial Road and is just waiting for the go-signal from government, SMC president and chief operating officer Ramon S. Ang confirmed.

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  18. Miguel G. Dizon 8th Kopa ng Pagsilang: Fulfilling late son's dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Sun-Star

    MANILA. Mr. Francisco Dizon speaks during the opening ceremonies of Miguel G. Dizon LaKopa2017 8th Kopa ng Pagsilang at Don Bosco, Makati on Saturday, October 28, 2017.

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  19. Miguel Dizon's love for football: Fulfilling late son's dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Sun-Star

    MIGUEL Dizon dreamed of becoming a renowned football player but it would no longer happen. It would never happen because he left the world at age 24 nine years ago.

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  20. Build build build: From 385 km to 1040 km of high standard highways in LuzonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    In the next six years, the Duterte Administration, will build the Luzon Spine Expressway Network - a 1,040 km expressway network which would connect the northern and southern most part of Luzon. By building a total of 18 expressways with a total road length of 655 km, Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar aims to compliment the existing expressway network spanning 385 km.

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