Philippines Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Why do people take up boxingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sun-Star

    Boxing can mean different things to different people. But all of them agree that it goes way beyond climbing a ring, slipping on gloves and unleashing punches.

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  2. A mother, first of allRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sun-Star

    ... Carlos R. Pacheco, she was informed that there was an opening at the Department of Dermatology at the Southern Philippines Medical Center (SPMC). "Since I had a baby that time, I thought being a dermatologist is much better because it is not a ...

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  3. As Philippine congressman, Pacquiao seen as underachievingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    In this March 26, 2010 file photo, Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao, left, and then presidential candidate Manny Villar greet thousands of supporters upon arrival at Maasim, Sarangani province for a political rally in southern Philippines. Pacquiao has been an inspiration for millions of Filipinos not just as a boxer, but as a philanthropist.

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  4. Power punchers: Philippines warned of outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | ESPN

    ... his quickness and foot speed to upset Floyd Mayweather, and demonstrates alongside "Irish" Micky Ward. MANILA, Philippines -- An officer at a Philippine electric company has urged customers to turn off major appliances to help prevent outages that ...

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  5. Philippine's Robbie Antonio Takes Designer Home Building GlobalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Forbes.com

    ... on a number of fronts Forbes: You have accomplished a great deal in real estate and many other ventures in the Philippines. Please tell us about this and what your formula for success has been? Antonio: In my case, it is persistence; creativity and ...

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  6. Filipinos urged to turn off appliances during Pacquiao fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Washington Post

    In this March 25, 2010 file photo, a staff member of the People's Champ Movement shows campaign posters of Filipino boxing great Manny Pacquiao at his office in General Santos city southern Philippines. Pacquiao has been an inspiration for millions of Filipinos not just as a boxer, but as a philanthropist.

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  7. Family planning org elects new officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sun-Star

    THE Family Planning Organization of the Philippines -Iloilo chapter has elected a new set of officers last April 30 to implement voluntary services with the nongovernment organization devoted to health education and reproductive health services. Chapter program manager Mona Diones said the organization made its presence in Iloilo since 1969 as a voluntary service nongovernment entity that augments the government's efforts on good health, well being and family planning.

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  8. Fighter's Home Country Doesn't Have Enough Electricity For All To Watch Manny Pacquiao FightRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | WMAL-AM Washington

    Imagine sitting down to watch your national hero take part in the boxing match of the century, switching on the TV and ... BLACKOUT. Rante Ramos, the board secretary of Palawan Electric Cooperative, is asking residents of his island province to save power during the fight between Philippines native Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather.

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  9. New #MarketingNerds Podcast: Using Analytics to Drive Better Results...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Search Engine Journal

    ... Nerd? If so, message Kelsey on Twitter , or email her at kelsey [at] searchenginejournal.com. Based in Manila, Philippines, Aki is responsible for making sure that all posts on SEJ adheres with the editorial guidelines. She is also the author of ...

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  10. Beckham's influence grows as former soccer star turns 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | KCTV5

    ... with young typhoon-survivors during his visit to typhoon-ravaged Tanauan township, Leyte province in central Philippines. Beckham turns 40 on... PARIS (AP) - David Beckham turns 40 on Saturday and while memories of his playing days with England, ...

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  11. Rallies Mark May Day Around the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Voice of America

    A protestor chants slogans as thousands of workers march at the presidential palace during May Day rally in Manila, Philippines May 1, 2015. Workers around the world took to the streets Friday to mark International Workers Day, more commonly known as May Day, with marches and calls for higher pay and better working conditions.

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  12. Pacquiao fans told to unplug the fridge or miss the fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | WISW-AM Columbia

    Imagine sitting down to watch your national hero take part in the boxing match of the century, switching on the TV and ... BLACKOUT. Rante Ramos, the board secretary of Palawan Electric Cooperative, is asking residents of his island province to save power during the fight between Philippines native Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather.

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  13. Aquino approves Negros Island RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sun-Star

    PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III approved on Thursday the creation of the Negros Island Region through an executive order he is expected to sign in the coming weeks. The President made the announcement after his meeting with Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Maranon Jr. and Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo following the inauguration of the Negros First Cyber Centre in Bacolod City on Thursday.

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  14. Ang: In the spirit of sisterly loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sun-Star

    ... to give us the opportunity to tour the charming city. Our Taiwanese friends joked that we had brought the Philippines' bright sun with us. Keelung is settled in the northeastern side of the island. It is the second biggest seaport in the country. ...

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  15. Eagle's ShadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | MindaNews

    Protesters carry effigies of President Benigno Aquino III and an American Eagle depicting alleged US influence in Philippine labor policies as they march along Velez Street in Cagayan de Oro City to mark Labor Day . MindaNews photo by Erwin Mascarinas Mindanao News and Information Cooperative Center is a cooperative composed of independent, professional journalists who believe and practice people empowerment through media.

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  16. Startup Week provides Columbus businesses with networking opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... nearly 30 similar, weeklong programs, primarily in U.S. and Canadian cities, but also in London and Manila, Philippines "We selected communities that are important to our business and communities where we could be catalytic in helping get annual ...

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  17. Court to deliver P14B payment to John Hay developerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Sun-Star

    ... the BCDA has deposited the P1.42 billion that will be refunded to the developer with the Development Bank of the Philippines in escrow. The Regional Trial Court Branch 6 of Baguio City has confirmed the decision of the Philippine Dispute Resolution ...

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  18. Thousands of Filipinos asked to turn off home appliances to save power for Pacquiao-Mayweather fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | South China Morning Post

    Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao fights American Floyd Mayweather tomorrow in what is dubbed the 'fight of the century'. Photo: EPA Residents of the western Philippines are being asked to turn off their refrigerators so there will be enough electricity to watch this weekend's fight between local boxing legend Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jnr.

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  19. Pacquiao fight unites AFP, MNLF in BasilanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | ABS-CBN News

    Aside from the soldiers in Basilan province, some members of the Moro National Liberation Front are also excited to watch Manny Pacquiao in the so-called "fight of the century" against American Floyd Mayweather Jr. Col. Rolly Bautista, commander of the Joint Task Group Basilan, said they are planning to hold a free public viewing of the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight in an MNLF community in Isabela City, Basilan on Sunday.

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  20. BIR urges taxpayers to report firms sans official receiptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sun-Star

    For the Bureau of Internal Revenue to succeed in its campaign in hitting its target collection, complaints from consumers against establishments which don't issue receipts will help the agency find out tax law violators. Three branches of Poldo's Lechon in the city were temporarily closed on Wednesday, April 29, after the tax bureau found out that the food establishment violated some tax laws stemming from a complaint filed by one of its customers.

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