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  1. Faces of societyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Sun-Star

    AS LIFE moves to the familiarity of daily existence, stories never cease to escape the scrutiny of creatives. In the case of a visual artist, scenarios-grand or trivial, fleeting or abiding-circulate freely as they enter the imagination.

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  2. Bishop Cortes urges faithful: Pray for success of 51st International Eucharistic Congress in 2016Read the original story

    41 min ago | Philippines Today

    The Most Rev. Julito B. Cortes, bishop of the Diocese of Dumaguete, has exhorted the Catholic faithful to pray for the success of the 51st International Eucharistic Congress scheduled in January 2016 in Cebu City, the Philippines.

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  3. AirAsia scraps fuel surcharges as oil price plummetsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun-Star

    Southeast Asia's biggest budget carrier AirAsia on Monday scrapped fuel surcharges on tickets following the decline in global oil prices. Chief Executive Tony Fernandes said the move will help reduce travel costs, stimulate demand and boost tourism in the region.

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  4. FIBA officials to assess PH hosting capabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    A three-man delegation will arrive on Tuesday for an ocular inspection of the Philippines' bid to host the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup. The FIBA Evaluation Commission team sent to the country is composed of sports director Lubo Kotleeba, media and marketing director Frank Leenders, and events director Predrag Bogosavljev.

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  5. Philippines' urban density getting worse - World BankRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The country's urban areas, particularly Metro Manila, is getting more populated and is showing no signs of slowing down, according to a recent report by the World Bank. The World Bank's East Asia's Changing Urban Land Escape report showed that the Philippines has the fifth-largest populated urban areas in the region, increasing at a rate of 3.3 percent annually to 23 million in 2010 from only 17 million people in 2000.

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  6. Honeyman: FiascoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    WHENEVER a problem arises, it is important to understand the underlying causes and relative importance of these causes. Corrective actions can be applied especially to the main cause .

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  7. Veco gets provisional nod from ERCRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Visayan Electric Company has been granted a provisional authority by the Energy Regulatory Commission on the firm's plan to collect from consumers the P78-million recovery cost of the underground cabling project it implemented from the Cebu Provincial Capitol to Fuente Osmena Circle. The Veco project was inaugurated in October 2014; another underground cabling project, which will cover the stretch from Fuente Osmena to the Land Bank of the Philippines on Osmena Blvd., will be implemented this year.

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  8. P52.1-M fine on Cebu Pacific to go to national treasuryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    The Civil Aeronautics Board yesterday said the P52.1-million fine imposed on Cebu Air Inc. would not be used to compensate passengers affected by flight delays and cancellations during the Christmas holidays. CAB executive director Carmelo Arcilla said the fine against the Gokongwei-led budget airline would go to the national treasury, as mandated by Republic Act 776 or the Civil Aeronautics Act of the Philippines.

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  9. Cebu fire destroys P6MRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Some P6.19 million worth of properties were destroyed by a fire that gutted a police station and six government offices in Barangay Poblacion, Danao City last Saturday night. Investigators have to confirm what caused the fire that ruined the offices of the police, social workers and other government employees, but faulty wiring or an unattended electrical appliance are being considered.

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  10. Mongaya: Global VoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    LINKING up with people who can help our local causes is something I like when participating in global conferences like the recent Global Voices Citizen Media Summit at the Cebu Provincial Capitol. In the panel on indigenous languages and online media, for instance, I found myself seated beside anthropologist and heritage advocate Joy Gerra, Bob Reyes of Mozilla, and Eugene Alvin Villar of Wikipedia Philippines.

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  11. CCCI to hold workshop on customer satisfactionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IN LINE with the commitment of the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry to develop programs to strengthen the capabilities of its members and in anticipation of the Asean Economic Integration this year, the group will hold a workshop on customer satisfaction. CCCI and AGF Philippines will conduct a seminar on "Effective Customer Retention and Satisfaction" on Jan. 30, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Golden Valley Hotel on A. Pelaez St., Cebu City.

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  12. Costanilla: Three musical eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    SUCCESSFUL. Three major musical events dedicated to Senor Sto. Nino whose feast we marked last week were hugely successful, thanks to the active participation and teamwork of all those involved from the planning stage up to the execution level.

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  13. More traffic schemesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CHILL. Crystelle Suplaag, 7, a Grade 1 student of Balamban, Cebu, who turns 8 tomorrow, enjoys her time at the Plaza Independencia with her older sister after lighting a candle at the Basilica del Santo Nino.

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  14. Move on, prelate advises AquinoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma advised President Benigno Aquino III on Sunday to "move forward" rather than linger on the alleged crimes committed by the previous administration. Aquino issued a stinging statement against the Philippine clergy when Pope Francis was a guest of Malacanang last January 16, saying they had fallen silent in the face of the anomalies allegedly committed by the administration of Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

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  15. Sinulog up in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Powered by Asian Aerospace, "GreenHeli Sinulog 2015" was opened to all from Jan. 16 to 18 every 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., offering a different Sinulog experience for takers. Two McDonnell Douglas 500 E choppers of high-powered turbine engines took off from Cebu Business Park for a five-minute trip above the grounds.

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  16. Rocking Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    MARY Joy Tabal was dwarfed standing beside long-legged Australian runners at the podium of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon. Showing what her diminutive frame could deliver, she finished second in the race, sandwiched by Ellie O'Kane and Jane Richards.

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  17. Smart, Danao launch info systemRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    TURNOVER. Danao City Vice Mayor Ramon Durano VI and Smart Communications, Inc. public affairs Visayas-Mindanao senior manager Maria Jane C. Paredes hold a replica of a SIM card to lead the turnover of the Danao City Infoboard.

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  18. Human Nature to open 6 branches in 1st quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    NEW PLANT. Camille Meloto, creative head and one of the co-founders of Gandang Kalikasan Inc., said the aggressive expansion of Human Nature is supported by the company's recent opening of its own plant in Laguna, making them more capable to meet the growing demand of the market.

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  19. 2015 - year to be competitive'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IF 2014 was focused on livelihood rehabilitation, this year's efforts will be geared toward making the different industries "more competitive," said an official of the Department of Trade and Industry. DTI 7 Director Asteria Caberte, in a recent interview, said the Asean Economic Community this year should push enterprises to become more competitive versus neighboring countries in Southeast Asia.

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  20. 6 domestic flights cancelled due to bad weatherRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    Bad weather prompted the cancellation of six domestic flights on Sunday, the Manila International Airport Authority said in an advisory. MIAA said that among flights cancelled include two Cebu Pacific flights namely 5J 625 , and 5J 626 .

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