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Local news for Cebu, Philippines continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | Sun-Star

BJMP admits PH jails, including those in...

FAILING to address congestion in jails is a violation of some rights of criminals and crime suspects awaiting trial, according to a Commission on Human Rights 7 official.

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10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Higalaay 2014 parties: The - Live All Out' experience

HYPING up the city's night life, Lifestyle District brought us their pre- and post-Higalaay Festival parties -- Prohibition and Republiqs Elektro Mundo -- two of the biggest parties for the fiesta season and Smart with Hot Nights 2. On August 23, all roads led to the night life center of Cagayan de Oro city, Lifestyle District, for its ... (more)

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10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Foreign brands biting

IF THERE is one sector most vulnerable to the influx of foreign brands and the full integration of Southeast Asian economies, it is food, said an official of the Philippine Franchise Association .

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10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Foreign brands biting

IF THERE is one sector most vulnerable to the influx of foreign brands and the full integration of Southeast Asian economies, it is food, said an official of the Philippine Franchise Association .

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15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Philippines, Singapore keen to expand bilateral trade

THE Philippines and Singapore intend to pursue projects that aim at expanding their bilateral investments and promoting increased awareness on opportunities.

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18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Gastronomic romance

A gloomy Tuesday reeled off outside the windowpanes as water gushed out from the sky in a huge downpour.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Sun-Star

Country needs to build 100 hospitals to meet healthcare requirements: exec

HEALTH CARE. Private Hospitals Association of the Philippines president Dr. Rustico Jimenez answers questions of reporters during the press conference for the Hospital Management Asia 2014.

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Sun-Star

Low TV ratings threaten reality show?

Two more days and the so-called "ber" months or the months with names ending with the suffix "ber" will officially start This is the time of the year when the days are believed to fly faster than those of the other months of the year.

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Weekend Balita

Saulog: An evening with the Cebu Clergy Performing artists

Anyone who loves a good show will not be disappointed with the SAULOG CONCERT on Sunday, August 31, at the St. Genevieve's Catholic Church starting at 7:00 p.m. A group of singing priests dubbed as the Cebu Clergy Performing Artists will be in town to reach out "to our Filipino brothers and sisters there, who, because of their love for their ... (more)

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ABS-CBN News

Cebu Pacific named official PH carrier to Canada, New Zealand

MANILA, Philippines Cebu Pacific has been designated as an official Philippine carrier to New Zealand, Myanmar and Canada, the Civil Aeronautics Board said.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Sun-Star

Picpa Cebu inducts officers

THE Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants Cebu Chapter held its past presidents' night and induction ceremonies at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino last July 12, in line with the celebration of the Annual Accountancy Week under the theme "Leap and Beat the Odds."

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Sun-Star

Radaza: More taxes, tourism

HIGHER tax collection, better roads, more investments and a more aggressive tourism effort were among the accomplishments Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza reported to her constituents yesterday.

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ABS-CBN News

DBM OKs funding for Cebu bus transit

MANILA, Philippines The Department of Budget and Management has approved the funding strategy for the Cebu Bus Rapid Transit project.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Sun-Star

Entrepreneurship - part of Filipino culture'

THE lack of an entrepreneurial culture is often cited as a challenge for growing startups in the Philippines.

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The Asian Pacific Post

Crackdown on foreign affairs

For non-Filipino men, marrying a Filipina may be about to get tougher. If you're a foreigner planning on tying the knot with a Filipina sweetheart, you will soon need to prove your capacity to support your bride - if Philippine Congress gets its way.

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Sun-Star

Roperos: Gentleman's game

MORE than a week ago, I was invited to the 25th anniversary celebration and induction of the new set of officers of Cebu's so-called Game of the Gentleman.

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Stuff.co.nz

Asia's most overlooked paradise

With 7107 islands and a feast of screensaver-perfect backdrops - from dreamy tropical beaches and smouldering volcanoes to mesmerising rice terraces and crumbling Spanish relics - the Philippines is one of south-east Asia's most exotic getaways.

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Sun-Star

Wise Immigration bags 2014 Best Visa Assistance Company

Wise Immigration bested other visa assistance and immigration consultancy companies in the Philippines, as it has been chosen by the National Consumer Affairs Foundation as the Best Visa Assistance Company for 2014.

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Sun-Star

Around town

Now on its 8th year, the 888 News Forum marked its anniversary with a brunch affair at the Marco Polo Plaza which is now its permanent home.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Sun-Star

11 towns to receive aid from Malaca ang

THE Department Of Agriculture 7 has identified 11 municipalities in Cebu as beneficiaries of the Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Process of the Aquino administration.

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