Cebu, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Dusit Expands its Reach in the Philippines to CebuRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Pressat

    Continuing its aggressive expansion in the Asian region, Dusit International announces the addition of a new property in Cebu, set to join in the company's Philippines flagship Dusit Thani Manila in 2018. In a signing ceremony recently held at the City Sports Club in Cebu Business Park, representatives from Dusit International and Cebu-based developer Grand Land, Inc. , formalised an agreement to bring a DusitPrincess hotel to the Queen City of the South.

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  2. Couple gives solar lamp to boy studying under fastfood lampRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA A couple who participated in the Ambassador's Tour donated solar lamps to a Filipino boy whose photo showing him studying outside a fastfood establishment went viral. Richmond-based couple Rumy and Marj Mohta said they searched the city of Cebu after their stay was extended due to bad weather.

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  3. How 'pasalubong' shop became a franchise successRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Filipinos give so much value to their families. To be in a Filipino family means a lot of eating, travelling, laughing together and a whole lot of crazy things.

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  4. Albarote cops lone Philippine plum in Cobra IronmanRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    LAPU CITY, Philippines Lezette Albarote sparkled in the midst of the Australians' gold rush, topping the female 40-44 age group of the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines Sunday at Shangri-la's Mactan Resort and Spa. Albarote finished the race in 5:29:35 to beat compatriot Anna Marissa Remigio and Singaporean Jeynelle Lee and score the lone win for Pinoy age-groupers in the prestigious competition that drew a record 2,618 participants.

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  5. Smart's Philippine Clash sets gaming record in PHRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Smart launched the nationwide competition as part of its thrust to turn every phone into an entertainment powerhouse through innovative products and services that allow subscribers to access and enjoy all the mobile games, videos and music they want on-the-go. A total of 28 clans - with five members each - gathered for the first leg of the tournament held at SM Light Mall in Mandaluyong City, marking the most number of teams to battle it out ever in a live CoC tournament in the Philippines.

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  6. Ateneo tests USPFRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Tough debut. Mark Tallo looks for an open teammate during the Cobras' Cesafi debut against USC.

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  7. Cebu City Government to take beggars off the streets before Apec meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    This was disclosed by the board's executive director Atty. Jocelyn Pesquera during the City Government's launching of Anti-Mendicancy Month yesterday.

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  8. Decongesting the Cebu Int'l PortRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    OFFICIALS of the Cebu Port Authority , Bureau of Customs and Oriental Port and Allied Services Corp. signed a memorandum of agreement yesterday for the use of a private stockyard near Sugbutel as an extension of the Cebu International Port . The agreement will allow the transfer of seized container vans to the rented private lot to help decongest CIP from so many cargoes which has been the subject of complaint by businessmen who suffered losses.

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  9. BPO turns to interns to acquire more talentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CONVERGYS Philippines has reached out to provincial areas in the Visayas to attract more graduating students to pursue careers in the BPO industry through their on-the-job training program. Lorelie Juntilla, Convergys Cebu senior director for operations, said Convergys Cebu has already tapped at least 40 state universities and colleges in Cebu, Bohol and Leyte for their talent development program, where the company itself visits the state universities and colleges to introduce the careers and opportunities in BPM and encourage graduating students to complete their internships in their company.

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  10. No impact from foreign banks yetRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE entry of foreign banks to the Philippines has not yet created a "meaningful" impact to the domestic banking industry, observed president and chief executive officer of the Bank of the Philippine Islands Cezar Consing. The executive of the country's largest bank in terms of market capitalization believes that the short-term effects of the liberalization in the banking industry has not yet created significant changes.

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  11. Dusit Expands its Reach in the Philippines to CebuRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    Continuing its aggressive expansion in the Asian region, Dusit International announces the addition of a new property in Cebu, set to join in the company's Philippines flagship Dusit Thani Manila in 2018. In a signing ceremony recently held at the City Sports Club in Cebu Business Park, representatives from Dusit International and Cebu-based developer Grand Land, Inc. , formalised an agreement to bring a DusitPrincess hotel to the Queen City of the South.

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  12. SM Prime's H1 profits surge to P18.7-BRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    SM said its consolidated net income grew 90 percent to P18.7 billion in the first half of the year from the P9.8 billion in the same period last year. Excluding onetime trading gains on the sale of marketable securities, SM's recurring income grew by 15 percent year-on-year to P11.2 billion.

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  13. Asia fund passport could manage $600b by 2030: AT KearneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    APEC members not currently signed to the regional funds passport - China, Japan, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam - talked about its rules earlier this year. More than $600 billion of assets could be managed under a multilateral framework for investment funds in Asia within 15 years, says a report by AT Kearney, but savers and fund managers might not fully benefit from trade liberalisation unless competing schemes in the region are consolidated.

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  14. Police: Ironman 70.3 a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    JUST KEEP SWIMMING. A marshal on a paddleboard watches as some of the 2,618 athletes go through the 1.9-kilometer swim of yesterday's Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Philippines.

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  15. Reed, Steffen rule Cobra Ironman 70.3Read the original story

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    LAPU LAPU CITY, Philippines Friendship took a backseat as reigning Asia-Pacific champ Tim Reed pulled off a close victory over fellow Aussie and training buddy Tim Van Berkel for the coveted men's pro crown in the record-setting Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Philippines yesterday. Reed and Berkel treated everyone at Shangri-La's Mactan Resorts and Spa to an exciting sprint finish, running virtually side by side until the final two kilometers when the former stepped on the gas to reach home first.

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  16. a Fantastic Race'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    JUST KEEP SWIMMING. A marshal on a paddleboard watches as some of the 2,618 athletes go through the 1.9-kilometer swim of yesterday's Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Philippines.

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  17. Taxi-hailing app - here for the long term'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    THE company behind taxi-hailing app GrabTaxi said it gives away P1.3 million through promotions in Cebu every day. Despite a competitor's claim that its business model is short-term and unsustainable, a company official believes its investments in Metro Cebu will create loyal users in the long run.

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  18. Target: 120 outlets in 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    FAMILY CONNECTIONS. Philippine Family Mart president Anton Huang speaks during the opening of one of its three new branches in Cebu's IT Park.

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  19. SSI prepares to expand its Cebu footprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    SSI Group Inc., the country's largest specialty store retailer, is expanding its presence in Cebu as it plans to add at least 15 new international brands here. SSI President Anthony Huang told reporters that the group's aggressive expansion in Cebu is buoyed by its growing affluent market and the projected opening in the fourth quarter this year of new mall developments.

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  20. Leg-less swimmer joins relay divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    OMAR Maalam was born with no legs but the Zamboanga del Sur native never let that become a hindrance to his dreams in swimming and triathlon. Maalam, who is a recruit of the Para-Triathlon Association of the Philippines, joined his first triathlon yesterday, the 2015 Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines, at the Shangri-La Mactan Resort and Spa in Lapu-Lapu City.

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