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  1. MJ Lastimosa at Miss Universe 2014 preliminariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sun-Star

    JUST a few days away from coronation night, Filipina beauty Mary Jean Lastimosa wowed the crowd on Wednesday night at the Miss Universe 2014 preliminary competition in Miami, Florida. Lastimosa, 27, joined her co-candidates as they strutted down the catwalk in their swimsuits and long gowns.

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  2. Oro's newly opened bridge is closed againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sun-Star

    THE newest bridge in Cagayan de Oro that was opened for vehicular traffic for five days last week was closed again by authorities last Tuesday. Engr.

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  3. Serna: Stars and SinulogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sun-Star

    SO...DO you still have the so-called Pista Senyor and Sinulog hangover? Not that much perhaps, but the memories still live on so vividly. Right? Of course! The Sinulog Festival is so full of opportunities to enrich our spiritual existence, to bond with relatives and friends, to make new friends, to enjoy the amenities of Cebu City and its neighboring places, and many more.

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  4. BIR district given P25.9B collection target for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sun-Star

    THE Bureau of Internal Revenue 13 has been given a collection target of P25.9 billion this year, about 25 percent higher than last year's target. BIR-13 Director Hermeno Palamine admitted that he is anxious about the amount, noting that even last year's goal was difficult to achieve.

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  5. Denmark opens embassy in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Copenhagen Post

    The opening in the capital of Manila which was attended by the trade and development minister, Mogens Jensen, who is currently touring the country and Vietnam as part of a Danish trade delegation means that Denmark now has an ambassador in seven of the ten ASEAN nations in Southeastern Asian experiencing significant growth and development. "With the opening of the embassy in the Philippines, Denmark will enjoy a stronger foothold in Southeast Asia, where 600 million people with an increasing purchasing power live," Jensen said in a press release.

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  6. Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii is headed to PHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Weekend Balita

    The Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii has announced that more than thirty business executives from Hawaii are headed for the Philippines for its 25th Trade Mission to the Philippines scheduled for February 7 - 17, 2015. Co-heading the delegation will be Hawaii Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui and Honolulu Philippine Consul General Gina Jamoralin.

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  7. What PAL president gave Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Philippine Airlines president Jaime Bautista is still at a loss for words when asked to describe the feeling of meeting Pope Francis. PAL was the official carrier of the Pope during his visit to the Philippines, mounting a Manila-Tacloban-Manila flight on January 17 and a special flight to Rome on January 19. "I didn't know what to say initially, and I ran out of words.

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  8. Celebrating 20 Years Of PanagbengaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | PR Log

    On February 2015 the 20th Celebration of the Panagbenga Festival Will be held. This month-long celebration with be highlighted by the awesome grand street dancing and grand float parade.

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  9. Manila: China's Reclamation in Disputed Reefs Now - Massive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    China's land reclamation in contested reefs in the South China Sea has become "massive," and is continuing despite protests from other countries, a Philippine official said Wednesday, citing surveillance photographs. Philippine Foreign Undersecretary Evan Garcia and the top US diplomat for East Asia, Daniel Russel, said after annual security talks that their governments have separately urged Beijing to stop activities that could worsen tensions and violate a 2002 accord designed to prevent armed conflicts over disputed islands and reefs.

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  10. DOT-12 to do promotions in South KoreaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | MindaNews

    In a bid to draw more foreign tourists or visitors, the Department of Tourism in Region 12 is planning to organize a tourism promotion and selling mission this year in South Korea. Nelly Nita Dillera, Department of Tourism Region 12 director, said they are currently drawing out the initial plans and strategies for the selling mission, which will be the first-ever international tourism marketing event that will be launched by the region.

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  11. Boracay Accommodation Up to 20% Off at Hey! Jude Resort HotelsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 22, 2015 - Boracay Island, Philippines - Stay in the best resorts in Boracay on a budget and get discounted accommodation at Hey! Jude Boracay Hotels. Book early or at the last-minute and get rooms up to 20% off with the "High Season Sale" promo.

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  12. PH to grow trade, investment ties with PortugalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABS-CBN News

    Philippine Ambassador to Portugal Philippe Lhuillier yesterday told reporters there are opportunities to grow the two countries' trade which is "very small" at the moment. Total trade between the Philippines and Portugal grew 12 percent to $23.67 million in 2014 from $21.13 million in 2012, with the trade balance in favor of the Philippines.

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  13. Silkair looking to increase PH routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Sun-Star

    PROMO FARES. Fe Emlyn Boltron-Aleonar, Visayas Regional Office Head of BPI Banking Division, and Ganesh Perumal, SilkAir manager in the Philippines, discuss with reporters the airline's fares promotion.

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  14. Beijing's South China Sea reclamation 'massive': ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The China Post

    China's land reclamation in contested reefs in the South China Sea has become "massive," and is continuing despite protests from other countries, a Philippine official said Wednesday, citing surveillance photographs. Philippine Foreign Undersecretary Evan Garcia and the top U.S. diplomat for East Asia, Daniel Russel, said after annual security talks that their governments have separately urged mainland China to stop activities that could worsen tensions and violate a 2002 accord designed to prevent armed conflicts over disputed islands and reefs.

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  15. Manila: China's reclamation in disputed reefs now massiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In this photo taken Feb. 25, 2014 by surveillance planes and released May 15, 2014, by the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs, a Chinese vessel, top center, is used to expand structures and land on the Johnson Reef, called Mabini by the Philippines and Chigua by China, at the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. MANILA >> China's land reclamation in contested reefs in the South China Sea has become "massive," and is continuing despite protests from other countries, a Philippine official said Wednesday, citing surveillance photographs.

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  16. Dinagyang 2015 promises more fun, religiosityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Sun-Star

    THIS year's 47th edition of Iloilo Dinagyang Festival promises more fun, color, pageantry, culture, religion and a taste of history as the city unfolds its premier tourist attraction for three days this weekend. More than a million revelers are expected to troop down city streets to dance and have fun as drum beats reverberate through the air by enticing everyone to shout "Viva Senor Sto.

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  17. Remains of the Fire Mummies: Ancient Ibaloi people SMOKED their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Daily Mail

    Remains of the Fire Mummies: Ancient Ibaloi people SMOKED their dead 1,000 years ago... and stored them in caverns 4,000ft up the side of a Philippine mountain where they still lie A dark cave thousands of feet up the side of a remote mountain in the Philippines is the final resting place of these curious corpses known as 'fire mummies'. The Ibaloi people, an ancient race from the Philippines, smoked their dead dry for months to mummify them - giving them their firey nickname.

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  18. Tulabut: PreparationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Sun-Star

    Organizers and hosts are already on their toes putting up finishing touches for their respective occasions. It's like a huge party will be taking place in Clark and in cities of Mabalacat and Angeles.

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  19. A look inside a papal airplane rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | CBS News

    Pope Francis celebrates the birthday of Mexican journalist Maria Valentina Alazraki Crastich at the end of a press conference onboard a plane on a trip back to Rome on January 19, 2015, from the Philippines. The veteran Vatican journalists who routinely travel on the papal plane can become a bit blas about sitting on an aircraft with the leader of the world's 1.2 billion Catholics.

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  20. Pope Francis to visit 3 US cities, Detroit doesn't look to be one of themRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | MLive.com

    Crowds cheer as Pope Francis passes by during his meeting with the youth at the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015. Francis drew a huge crowd earlier Sunday when he addressed young people at Manila's Catholic university, coming close to tears himself when he heard two young children speak of their lives growing up poor and on the streets.

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