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  1. Group to gather cacao stakeholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Sun-Star

    THE Cacao Industry Council of Southern Mindanao will call for a national convergence to be participated by concerned government agencies and key cacao industry players. Cacao Industry Development Association of Mindanao Inc. executive director Val Turtur, in Tuesday's edition of the Davao Business Forum at Dermpath at SM City Davao, said the convergence will probably be held around October or November wherein they will be talking with concerned government agencies who are involved in cacao production.

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  2. Manila to deport Canadian radical Islamist for incitement to terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Immigration bureau said Canadian lecturer Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips would be deported within the week after the bureau filed a complaint that he was an undesirable individual. Photo: Philips' website The Philippines plans to deport a Canadian this week after he was reported to be "inciting and recruiting locals to conduct terrorist activities", a top immigration official said yesterday.

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  3. 2 Davao students top exams for physiciansRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | MindaNews

    Two students from the Davao Medical School Foundation made it to the list of topnotchers in this year's Physician Licensure Examination. According to the results of the exams held last month released Friday by the Professional Regulation Commission, Francis Gerwin Uy Jalipa and Charlie Alberca Clarion placed 3rd and 6th, respectively.

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  4. Filipina nurse from Saudi tests negative for MERSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | The Peninsula

    Manila: A Filipina nurse earlier suspect of having been infected with the deadly Mers-COV in Saudi Arabia tested negative in the Philippines. In a televised press briefing yesterday, the Department of Health allayed fears that the dreaded Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus had reached the Philippines.

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  5. Israeli exec to meet with region's key agri playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Sun-Star

    THE Israeli Trade Attache of the Embassy of Israel in Manila will be holding a working trip to Davao City to meet with key players in the agriculture industry of Davao Region. Jorge Marques of the Israel Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines , in a letter to Davao City Investment Promotions Center officer-in-charge Ivan C. Cortez, said Doran Hemo, head of Economic and Trade Mission in the Philippines, is scheduled to visit Davao City on September 8 to 9. Marques has invited Cortez and key players in the agriculture industry of Davao Region for a roundtable discussion on the planned agriculture and agro-technology inbound mission to the Philippines of a group of Israeli businessmen and trade officials in November 2015.

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  6. Mayor tells management of courier service to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Sun-Star

    CEBU City Mayor Michael Rama yesterday threatened to temporarily revoke the permits of all LBC Express branches in the city if the management of the courier service provider does not strengthen its security measures. This, as the Police Regional Office 7 launched a manhunt against a former military asset suspected to be behind the series of robberies against LBC outlets.

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  7. iSYU & iSTORYA' explores BukidnonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Sun-Star

    THIS Saturday, "iSYU & iSTORYA" features the celebration of the Kaamulan Festival in Malaybalay, Bukidnon. The said festival is an authentic cultural event highlighting the tradition of seven ethnic tribal groups -- Bukidnon, Higaonon, Talaandig, Manobo, Matigsalug, Tigwahanon and Umayamnon --- who originally inhabited the province.

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  8. PRC: 2,218 pass physician licensure examsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Manila Bulletin

    The Professional Regulation Commission yesterday announced that 2,218 out of 2,730 passed the Physician Licensure Examination given by the Board of Medicine in the cities of Manila, Cebu and Davao last August 2014.

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  9. Truly her father's daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Sun-Star

    While some remain undecided in their career path even at the later stages of their lives, Prosecutor Gaye Canete of the Davao City Prosecution Office knew from the start that she was bred for public service being a protege of her father who has also served as a court judge. Canete told Sun.Star Davao in an interview that she was exposed to the ropes of lawyering at the tender age of seven when she often accompanied her father retired Municipal Trial Court in Cities Branch 5 Judge Roberto Canete in court trials back when her father was still a lawyer.

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  10. Pinay nurse discharged from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Sun-Star

    The Southern Philippines Medical Center discharged the Filipina nurse suspected to have been infected with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona virus after results of her laboratory tests showed negative. SPMC chief of clinics Dr. Ricardo Audan said he ordered the discharge of the nurse, her husband, and niece after results showed they are negative of Mers-Cov.

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  11. Film tells little-known story of World War II heroismRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    It was April 4, 1943 when Lt. Col. William Edwin Dyess, nine other American war prisoners and two Filipino convicts made a daring escape from the Davao Penal Colony, an Imperial Japanese Army prison camp in the Philippines.

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  12. 2 ex-rural bank officers convicted over false report to BSPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Two former officers of a rural bank in Davao del Sur have been sentenced to one-year imprisonment and ordered to pay fines for submitting false reports to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas in relation to a loan. BSP said Francisca Labajo and Judith Manayon of Rural Bank of Matanao Inc. were found guilty by the Digos, Davao del Sur Regional Trial Court Branch 18 for violating Section 36 of Republic Act No.

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  13. Mers-Cov victim buriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Sun-Star

    The remains of a Filipina nurse who died of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia was laid to rest Thursday. Gemma Barrilea Oplas, 45, resident of Cadiz City, Negros Occidental, passed away last May 6, 2014 after she got infected by her fellow nurse who was confined at their hospital in Saudi Arabia.

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  14. Pinay nurse from Saudi Arabia tested negative for Mers-CovRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Sun-Star

    THE Filipino nurse who was initially tested positive for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Coronavirus in Saudi Arabia was found negative of the disease in the country, health officials said Friday. In a press briefing, Department of Health spokesperson Dr. Lyndon Lee Suy said that they have been told that the confirmatory tests done with the patient, identified only as nurse "AP", came out with her being negative of Mers-Cov.

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  15. PH to export cattle feed to South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    The Philippines is set to export a known feedstuff for cattle called total mixed ration to South Korea early next year, the Department of Agriculture announced on Thursday. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization , "the total mixed ration [method] is the practice of weighing and blending all feedstuffs into a complete ration, which provides adequate nourishment to meet the needs of dairy cows."

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  16. The nationwide search for the next StarStruck ultimate survivors beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Sun-Star

    Starstruck, the well-loved, most-admired, and most-credible original artista search on television is back and is all set to discover the next Ultimate Survivors beginning this weekend, September 6-7. Filipino nationals , aged 15 to 20 could be the next sensational Kapuso celebrity after successfully going through a series of artista challenges.

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  17. Kin of nurse with Mers-Cov to undergo self-...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Sun-Star

    THE 22-year-old niece of a Filipino nurse, who tested positive for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus , was required to undergo self-quarantine at Southern Philippines Medical Center after she had close contact with her aunt. The total number of quarantined patients here is now three, including the nurse's husband.

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  18. Top guns fall Biado, Hohman sent to losers' side; other Pinoys advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Sun-Star

    BIG names like Carlo Biado of the Philippines and Thorsten Hohmann of Germany were sent to the losers' side as top Filipino favorites Efren "Bata" Reyes, Francisco "Django" Bustamante and Davao City's Lee Vann Corteza kept their fiery form to stay alive in the Sarangani Cong. Manny Pacquiao-sponsored MP Cup GenSan Tuna Festival International Open 10-Ball Tournament Wednesday night.

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  19. Editorial: Prevention is better than cureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Health central office is tracking down 249 passengers of Saudi Airlines flight SV870, and 143 passengers of Cebu Pacific flight SJ997, the August 31 flight of the nurse who tested positive for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus . The health department already has the names and addresses of those in the Saudi Airlines flight and only the names of those who took Cebu Pacific flight.

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  20. Would you let your child get a deadly disease?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Catholic.org

    The drive by the Philippines government is to immunize children against measles, polio and rubella, but it may not be easy because of a superstitious population. A dose of medicine can save a life, please donate today.

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