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  1. Balweg: 'Two hands for service' the better attitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IN RELATION to our appreciation last week of the efforts of Elmer Apolinar Tadeo to preserve heritage sites and other historical items, especially chanted and bamboo instrumental renditions of songs of Gobang people in Bangilo, our equally appreciative congratulation also goes to literary-minded "Iling" Elvena vda. de Magannon.

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  2. Employers oriented on new wage ordersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    TWO new wage orders were issued by the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board to benefit workers in the private sector in the Cordillera. These are Wage Order RB- CAR-17 for the formal workers of business establishments and CAR-DW-01 for domestic workers which took effect on June 29, 2015 and August 10, 2015, respectively.

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  3. 8,000 jobs up for grabs on September 8Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... will also join the activities topbilled by Convergys with 500 openings, Texas Instruments with 267 and Sitel Philippines Corporation with 200 slots. Other local companies with job tenders are: FC Laranang Group of Companies with 97 slots; Isonn ...

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  4. Perlas Pilipinas makes historic climb to FIBA Asia Division 1Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Perlas Pilipinas was promoted to Division 1 of the FIBA Asia women's championships after turning back India, 82-76, on Friday in Wuhan, China. The Filipinas, who wrapped their Wuhan stint with five wins against one defeat, are now qualified to compete against the likes of China, Japan, South Korea and Chinese Taipei when they return in the 2017 FIBA joust.

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  5. Philippine Unemployment Rate ASEAN's Highest, But Why?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Even though recent years have seen rapid economic growth in the Republic of the Philippines, a high unemployment rate has persisted for quite a while in this sprawling Southeast Asian nation with a population of over 100 million people. Under President Benigno Aquino who has been in office since 2010, the unemployment rate has fallen.

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  6. AELOGICA Short-listed for the 2015 Red Herring Top 100 Asia AwardRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PR Log

    METRO MANILA, Philippines - Sept. 4, 2015 - PRLog -- Taguig, Philippines - September 4, 2015 - Aelogica announced today it has been short-listed companies.

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  7. House to increase Ombudsman's intel fundRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    The House of Representatives appropriations committee will most likely increase the intelligence fund of the Office of the Ombudsman for next year. Davao City Rep. Isidro Ungab, committee chairman, told reporters yesterday that he is inclined to adopt the suggestion of his colleagues to allot up to P10 million for intelligence information gathering and case buildup by the ombudsman's office.

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  8. Gov't delays bidding for subway projectRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    The Philippines will have to wait until the next administration to have its very first subway line after the government decided to "postpone" the bidding of a project that will run from Makati City to Bonifacio Global City in Taguig. "We will postpone it because the DOTC already has so many projects being completed," PPP Center executive director Cosette Canilao told reporters on Wednesday.

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  9. Meralco expects lower bills this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Electricity bills this month could reflect lower rates on the back of robust supply from power generators and less exposure to the electricity spot market during the supply month, a Manila Electric Co. official said yesterday.

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  10. Uaap Season 78 Preview: Up Fighting MaroonsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Armed with new jerseys, the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons enter the UAAP Season 78 tournament with a positive outlook as they try to improve on last year's disappointing stint. Season 77 Summary: The UP Fighting Maroons had high hopes heading into Season 77; then-coach Rey Madrid even said that their target was to win three games.

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  11. P500,000 bounty for Lanao del Norte jail escapeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    LANAO del Norte Governor Mohammad Khalid Dimaporo is offering a P500,000 bounty for each of the eight inmates of the Lanao del Norte jail who escaped on Thursday. Police identified the escapees as Karis Balwa Lando, Ano Angni, Mamuran Dasimbor, Bukong Santos, Waled Mandagla, Bawi Mapapandi, Samsodin Mamao, and Musakira Tomanto.

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  12. Karapatan: Military planted evidence in Pangantucan 5 killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    ... of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) to resume peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army-National Democratic Font (CPP-NPA-NDF). "With the recent killings, especially gakahitabo sa Mindanao, ...

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  13. CEBU. Foreign delegates of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    ... private sector. Cebu is hosting more than 80 meetings under the APEC's Third Senior Officials' Meeting in the Philippines, which started in the third week of August. At least 3,000 delegates are in Cebu for the meetings. "Cebu's hosting of the APEC ...

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  14. We're ready for Uzbeks - " BahadoranRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    UNKNOWN to many, Lord Misagh Bahadoran was in Cagayan de Oro over the weekend to compete in the Rafthon in Barangay Mambuaya. He then declared himself ready to face Uzbekistan on Sept.

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  15. Lloyd's of London names Taipei top city for GDP at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Insurance

    ... in GDP at collective risk, Tokyo second at $153.28, Seoul, South Korea, third at $103.50 billion, and Manila, Philippines, fourth at $101.09 billion, according to Lloyd's figures. New York ranks fifth with $90.36 billion at risk, City values vary by ...

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  16. Research, innovation seen to boost competitivenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    ... the AEC. In the international level, she said the senior officials of Brunei Darussalam Indonesia Malaysia the Philippines East Asean Growth Area (BIMP-Eaga) has adopted the Socio-Cultural and Education Pillar in 2014 in their view of the ...

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  17. Dominican Hill under historical preservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    ... for it. After Dominican Hill was declared as a heritage site by the National Historical Commission of the Philippines on September 1, 2014, the pace of development stepped up. A steel case ladder leading to the rooftop was installed where visitors ...

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  18. PPP Center chief eyes more infra projects in PHL through Cebu Action PlanRead the original story

    Yesterday | Philippines Today

    Public-Private Partnership Center Executive Director Cosette Canilao is optimistic that more projects will materialize in the Philippines with the help of the Cebu Action Plan. Cebu Action Plan is a development road map for economies in the Asia-Pacific region that the Philippines is proposing to members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation during the country's hosting of the group's meetings this year.

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  19. Sec. Roxas urges Visayas mayors to join him in his mission to carry on 'Tuwid na Daan'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Philippines Today

    Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas has urged Visayas mayors to show their support to his mission to pursue the "Tuwid na Daan" in the forthcoming 2016 election and said that he will give them a President from the Visayas island. Secretary Roxas is the guest of honor and speaker in the League of Municipalities in the Philippines Visayas Island Cluster Conference that formally opened Thursday at Sarabia Manor Hotel and Convention Center in Iloilo City.

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  20. Editorial: Saving two ancestral housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    ... Macasero (and a certain Dominga Querubin) applied for endorsement with the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) for their houses to be officially declared as important cultural properties, Chiu didn't. This incident should offer ...

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