Philippines Travel Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Cebu City mayor asks BPOs to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Sun-Star

    CEBU. What to do about a Trump card. Cebu City Mayor Tomas OsmeA a meets with representatives of business process outsourcing companies 2 days after the stunning election of Donald Trump as United States president.

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  2. Philippines' police chief under graft probe after watching Pacquiao bout in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Asian Correspondent

    PHILIPPINES National Police Director General Ronald "Bato" dela Rosa is being probed for graft allegations following an all-expense paid trip to the United States late last week. Dela Rosa was in Las Vegas, Nevada for several days to watch to boxing match between Sen. Emmanuel "Manny" Pacquiao Jessie Vargas on Nov 5. According to the Manila Times , the Office of the Ombudsman is conducting a fact-finding investigation after receiving Dela Rosa reportedly said Pacquiao had paid for the his trip to the US along with his family.

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  3. Sweden sees great potential in trade with PH - LRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Manila Bulletin

    The government of Sweden sees "great" possibilities in trade with the Philippines as it reopened its Embassy in the country earlier this week. "A year ago, the Prime Minister of Sweden decided to reopen the embassy and he did this in recognition of the very positive developments of this country, at least the economic developments," Swedish Ambassador-designate to the Philippines Harald Fries said in a press briefing in MalacaA an on Friday, November 11. "And the Swedish government realized that there is a great potential in increased trade, investment, and people-to-people exchange between our countries," he said.

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  4. Cebu City mayor asks: Stay in Cebu, BPOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Sun-Star

    What to do about a Trump card. Cebu City Mayor Tomas OsmeA a meets with representatives of business process outsourcing companies 2 days after the stunning election of Donald Trump as United States president.

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  5. 5 million? No sweat -DOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Tourism 7 is confident of hitting five million tourist arrivals this year on the back of the increasing arrivals from Japan and China. Despite the travel warnings issued by the United States, Canada and United Kingdom early this month, DOT 7 officer-in-charge Judy Gabato said the province is already close to hitting the tourist arrival target for 2016.

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  6. PH-China investment gap needs to be addressedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Manila Bulletin

    The warming up of Philippine-China ties will pave the way for opportunities to bridge the wide investment gap between the two Asian nations, which could lead to more investments coming from the world's second largest economy to the Philippines. At China Daily's China-Philippines Dialogue 2016 held in Makati, China-ASEAN Investment Cooperation Fund Principal Patrick Ip said there is currently a wide gap between the Philippines and China in terms of investments and trade.

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  7. PH hopes for more investments from SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Sun-Star

    THE Duterte administration is looking for strengthened economic relations with Sweden, which recently reopened an embassy here, the Department of Trade and Industry said. Over 70 delegates from 28 Swedish firms arrived in Manila to look for investments in the country, said Trade and Industry Undersecretary for Industry Promotion Group Nora Terrado.

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  8. Swimming with whale sharks in DonsolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Sun-Star

    DONSOL is a quiet town in the province of Sorsogon. It is in this area where sightings of whale sharks are frequent, especially between the months of January and July.

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  9. New coffeetable book highlights Palawan's Tubbataha ReefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Manila Bulletin

    Palawan's precious coral reefs - the Tubbataha Reefs - became the subject of a new coffeetable book expected to set the Philippines as a model for conservation and a diving hub of choice. This, after the Department of Tourism launched the coffeetable book on the sidelines of one of the world's leading global travel and trade show, the World Travel Market in London earlier this week.

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  10. Rurik Jutting's last girlfriend describes a kind, generous side to the convicted killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | South China Morning Post

    Rurik Jutting with his last girlfriend Joanna Mendoza and another girl in Club Rio, Angeles City. Picture: Red Door News Hong Kong Joanna Mendoza has every reason to consider herself lucky.

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  11. A relaxing stay at the Gainsborough Bath SpaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Globe and Mail

    Opulent establishment's open design makes it a true social experience, while its exquisite restoration pulls in London's weekend elite A spa day in this historic British city isn't so much an indulgence as a necessity. Visitors have flocked to Bath's mineral-rich thermal springs for eons, thousands of years before even the Romans showed up in 60 AD and began to build their famous baths in Aquae Sulis.

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  12. Serna: Matteo comes homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Sun-Star

    EXACTLY a week from now, Matteo Guidicelli will show to his fellow Cebuanos the facet of his life that is often eclipsed by his being an actor and a sports enthusiast-that of being a singer. He has actually done a solo concert almost a year ago at the Music Museum but his show at the Pacific Grand Ballroom of the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino is a far cry from that first show of his.

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  13. DOH presses LGUs for Zika action plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Manila Bulletin

    The Department of Health appealed to local government units to strengthen their action plan on Zika to prevent and early detect the dreaded disease. Officials of the DOH region 13 also asked the cooperation of the LGUs and other concerned stakeholders in the battle against Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases.

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  14. Duterte Transcripts: Meeting with Filipino Community in KLRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 9 | MindaNews

    You know, it is normal for a traveling President to have his entourage. So dala-dala ko po yung mga Cabinet members, yung iba who are here.

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  15. 'Trump of the East' Possibly Predicted a Gop Win Days Ahead of The ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | The Daily Caller

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks during a news conference before he departs for a visit to Thailand and Malaysia at the Ninoy Aquino International airport in Paranaque, Metro Manila in the Philippines, November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Erik De Castro Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte may have anticipated a Donald Trump victory in the U.S. while most of his people expected former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to take the White House.

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  16. PH-US ties still a 'priority' whoever wins US presidency: US EmbassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | ABS-CBN News

    The "extremely close" relationship between the Philippines and the Unites States is a "priority" that will be "valued" regardless of who wins the US presidential elections, a US diplomat said Wednesday. "A good relationship with the Philippines is of prime importance... Whoever wins this election, our country will value the ties with the Philippines as it has over all this many decades," US Embassy in Manila Charge d'Affaires Michael S. Klecheski said.

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  17. H&M opens in Cagayan de OroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. People lined up for the opening of H&M's first store in Cagayan de Oro City.

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  18. No seafarer from Davao in Indian Ocean hijackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Sun-Star

    THE Overseas Workers Welfare Administration -Davao said not a single seafarer from Davao Region is among the Filipino crew who boarded the MV Nahan 3 vessel that had been hijacked four years ago. Owwa-Davao director Eduardo Bellido, in a phone interview, said they are thankful that no one from the region was among the victims of the March 26, 2012 Indian Ocean hijacking incident.

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  19. The Philippines' fiery president is 'walking a thin line' between the US and ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is shown the way by Chinese President Xi Jinping before a signing ceremony held in Beijing Visiting Beijing last week, President Rodrigo Duterte announced that the "separation" of the Philippines from the United States, both economically and militarily. Long a staunch critic of the United States, Duterte's public remarks threatened to reverse decades of close alliance and cooperation between the US and the Philippines.

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  20. Investor interest at all-time highRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Sun-Star

    Romeo Castanaga, provincial director of Department of Trade and Industry Davao del Norte said that another mall operator is eyeing to open a branch in Tagum City. At present, the SM malls has already presence in Mindanao with four malls namely SM City Davao, SM Lanang Premiere , SM City Cagayan de Oro and SM City General Santos.

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