Marikina, Philippines Newswire

Marikina, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Western Visayas 'most wanted' nabbed in MarikinaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Joint operatives of Iloilo Police Provincial Office , Regional Intelligence Division-Western Visayas, Manila and Marikina policemen spotted Aquino around 2 p.m. inside a mall, where he is working as a janitor. Tayaba said the Department of Interior and Local Government has placed a reward money of P300,000 for Aquino's arrest.

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  2. TESDA to produce more skilled workers, trainers with launch of NTTARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority is optimistic that the country will produce more skilled workers and trainers whose capabilities can meet the demands of the 21st century with the recent launch of the National TVET Training Academy . TESDA director general Guiling Mamondiong said the NTTA would offer trainers development program, a response to the demand for quality trainers who will manage and implement the TVET system in the Philippines.

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  3. Dog show tragedy: 30 pets die from heat stroke in hot vanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | The New Zealand Herald

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  4. Dog show tragedy as 30 pets die from heat strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Daily Mail

    Are YOU struggling to wake up in the morning? Sleep academics reveal the 8 tips that will make it easier to leave your cosy bed in the winter months Babysitter's boyfriend is jailed for life for 1999 killing of four-year-old who he kept tied to a bed frame with a leash, raped and beat to death - but he STILL won't say where he buried her They drove us to it! Bad parkers FINALLY get their comeuppance as passers-by hit back with graffiti, Saran wrap and quick-witted notes Dog show tragedy as 30 pets die from heat stroke when they are transported to Beagle Fanciers Club Show in the back of a van in the Philippines Around 30 dogs died of suffocation and heat stroke after being taken to a dog show in the back of a sweltering van in the Philippines.

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  5. Christmas greetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Manila Bulletin

    Vice President Leni Robredo (left) greets an elderly lady in Barangay Tumana in Marikina City, which she visited Tuesday as part of her office's Metro Laylayan initiative to reach out to poor communities in Metro Manila. (Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President)

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  6. 30 dogs die of heat stroke and suffocation after being left in a hot vanRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 12 | Metro UK News

    Around 30 dogs are believed to have died of heat stroke and suffocation after being left in a hot van in the Philippines. Local authorities have said the breeder could face up to 90 years in prison after carrying the animals in a vehicle with no ventilation.

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  7. Smart completing LTE roll-out this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Manila Bulletin

    As part of its network modernization, Smart Communications, Inc. will finish upgrading more than 4,200 3G and Long Term Evolution sites across the country by this year-end. "Our commitment to the National Telecommunications Commission is to meet 90% municipality coverage next year for 3G and 4G mobile broadband, and we are well on-track to meet this," announced Joachim Horn, chief technology and information advisor for PLDT and Smart.

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  8. Solemnity of the Immaculate ConceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Manila Bulletin

    December 8 is a special day for Filipino Catholics. It is on this day that the Universal Church observes the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, patroness of the Philippines.

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  9. Smart to complete roll-out of over 4,200 LTE sites by end-2017; Metro ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | PressReleasePoint

    Our commitment to the National Telecommunications Commission is to meet 90% municipality coverage next year for 3G and 4G mobile broadband, and we are well on-track to meet this, For the past year, Smart has stepped-up its mobile data roll-out significantly, particularly for LTE. "This year, we more than doubled the number of sites which are capable of LTE," said Horn, citing as an example Metro Manila, where about 90% of sites already have LTE.

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  10. 3 Metro Manila cities chosen as ACP sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Manila Bulletin

    The Department of Environment and Natural Resources is set to provide a learning platform for cities that are committed to take action on climate change through the reduction of carbon emissions and promotion of renewable energy. This will be carried out through the Ambitious City Promises , a three-year regional project supporting cities in Indonesia, Philippines and Vietnam in developing and implementing low emissions strategies.

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  11. Plan for new Senate building in BGC approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Manila Bulletin

    The proposed new Senate building to be built at the Bonifacio Global City will look like the traditional "bahay kubo'' but it will be iconic and world-class. The design will be done by a winner in an international competition to be spearheaded by the Senate Accounts Committee chaired by Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson.

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  12. ROUNDUP: News in and around Metro ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Manila Bulletin

    An out-of-school youth who tried to steal a case of beer died after he was shot by an on-duty security guard who apparently refused to bring the teenager to a hospital Monday in Tondo, Manila. PO3 Ryan Jay Balagtas, investigator of Manila Police District - Homicide Division said that victim Berlaser Berciles, 17, an out- of-school youth, died while undergoing surgery at 4:08 a.m. yesterday.

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  13. Exec: Upgrading of Smart 3G, LTE sites almost doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 3 | Sun-Star

    SMART Communications Inc. , a PLDT wireless subsidiary, eyes to finish the upgrade of more than 4,200 3G and LTE sites across the country as part of its network modernization effort before the year ends. Joachim Horn, chief technology and information advisor for PLDT and Smart, said in a press statement that they are a little advance in their target to meet their commitment to the National Telecommunications Commission which is to meet 90 percent municipality coverage next year for 3G and 4G mobile broadband.

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  14. MMDA: Contingency measures for transport strike set Monday, Tuesday still a goRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 3 | Manila Bulletin

    The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority said contingency measures for the transport strike set Monday and Tuesday is still a go even if transport leaders have called the strike off. Celine Pialago, MMDA spokesperson, said representatives from member-agencies of JQRT or Joint Quick Response Team will monitor the activities in the metropolis, particularly identified areas that would be affected by the strike.

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  15. Philippines puts dengue immunization program on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | CBC News

    A nurse shows vials of the anti-dengue vaccine at Parang Elementary School in Marikina, Philippines, in April 2016. More than 730,000 public school children aged nine and above in three highly endemic Philippine regions have received at least the first dose of Dengvaxia.

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  16. Smart to complete rollout of LTE sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Sun-Star

    AS 2017 comes to a close, PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. is expected to finish the upgrade of more than 4,200 3G and LTE sites across the country as part of its network modernization effort. "Our commitment to the National Telecommunications Commission is to meet 90 percent municipality coverage next year for 3G and 4G mobile broadband, and we are well on track to meet this," said Joachim Horn, chief technology and information advisor for PLDT and Smart.

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  17. MMDA to field government, private vehicles for Monday's jeepney strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Manila Bulletin

    Traffic and transport officials said contingency measures will be in place to counter the effects of the planned transport strike on December 4 and 5. "We will field a number of government and private vehicles to ferry commuters that may be stranded because of the strike," Jojo Garcia, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority assistant general manager for planning, assured. Staging areas will be set up at SM Marikina, Luneta Parade Ground in Manila, HK Town Plaza in Pasay City, Technohub and Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City and MMDA parking area in Makati City.

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  18. First ladies who live in the lap of luxuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | ABC News

    As Robert Mugabe's reign over Zimbabwe draws to a close , attention has turned to the role his wife has played in his plunging popularity. Grace Mugabe has spent the past few years positioning herself as her husband's successor, much to the chagrin of senior leaders of Zanu-PF.

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  19. Triumph of Duterte diplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Manila Bulletin

    President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang witnessed the signing of 14 bilateral agreements on November 15 following an expanded bilateral meeting between the two countries. Included was an exchange of letters on the Binondo-Intramuros and Pantaleon-Estrella Bridge Project - two bridges which will be part of the Metro Manila Logistics Infrastructure Network, Department of Public Works and Highways traffic decongestion masterplan.

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  20. Asia Pacific Predator League 2018 Philippine Leg fires off tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Manila Bulletin

    Predator Gaming has announced the Asia Pacific Predator League 2018, its brand new DOTA:2 league and the most anticipated eSports competition. The Philippines joins the action together with 7 other countries as it begins its first Regional Qualifier in Bukidnon on November 18. The emerging victor of the Philippine Qualifier will be heading to Indonesia to compete for the $150,000 prize pool.

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