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1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

ERC eyes new power rate price cap

MANILA, Philippines The Energy Regulatory Commission has proposed a resolution seeking to set a second layer of price control in the Wholesale Electricity Spot Market to prevent excessive rate spikes.

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Truckers hold holiday to oppose Manila truck ban

MANILA, Philippines Truckers under the Aduana Business Club held a truck holiday on Monday to protest Manila's daytime truck ban.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Yolanda-hit farmers get P1-B aid

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Budget and Management has released P1.05 billion for various projects to help farmers recover from super typhoon "Yolanda."

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ABS-CBN News

NGOs offer jobs in Yolanda-hit areas

MANILA, Philippines Several non-government organizations are offering employment opportunities in Central Visayas to help in the rehabilitation and recovery efforts in areas hit by typhoon "Yolanda."

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LPA near Samar may develop into tropical cyclone

MANILA, Philippines A low pressure area has been spotted near Guiuan, Eastern Samar, which is expected to enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility within 24 hours, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration said on Sunday.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Fire razes P2M worth of property in Sampaloc

MANILA, Philippines Ten families are homeless while an estimated P2 million worth of property was damaged when a fire razed a line of apartments at P. Campa Street near Espaa in Sampaloc, Manila early Sunday morning.

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Who gives Bianca Gonzalez financial tips?

MANILA, Philippines When it comes to managing finances, even celebrities seek help from their colleagues who are savvier when it comes to investing.

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How Red Ribbon grew from a small QC bakeshop

MANILA, Philippines Before becoming the household name that it is today, Red Ribbon began its operations as a small bakeshop along Timog, Quezon City in March 1979.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

ABS-CBN News

How an ex-fishball vendor became a millionaire

MANILA, Philippines From selling fishballs and gulaman outside the Quezon City Hall, businesswoman Grace Gupana is now making millions off of ampalaya capsules.

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In The Philippines, Observers Perform Crucifixion Reenactment In Good Friday Ritual

Devotees in northern Philippine villages had themselves nailed to wooded crosses to re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ as thousands of local and foreign spectators watched the bloody annual rites to mark Good Friday in Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Spate of Mideast virus infections raises concerns

In this Wednesday, April 16, 2014, file photo, passengers walk past the medical quarantine area showing information sheets for the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus at the arrival section of Manila's International Airport in Paranaque, south of Manila.

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Spate of infections from frequently deadly Middle East virus raises concerns

In this Wednesday, April 16, 2014, file photo, passengers walk past a thermal scanner at the medical quarantine area at the arrival section of Manila's International Airport in Paranaque, south of Manila, Philippines.

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ABS-CBN News

300 families lose homes to QC fire

MANILA, Philippines Around 300 families lost their homes due to a fire that hit a residential area in Barangay Tatalon, Quezon City early Thursday.

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Man found dead inside SUV in Makati

MANILA, Philippines A 58-year-old Chinese man was found dead inside a sports utility vehicle parked along Barangay Pinagkaisihan, Makati Thursday.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

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How clothing brand is making worship a lifestyle

MANILA, Philippines Making worship a lifestyle is the advocacy of Worship Generation, a Christian merchandise brand that sells clothes and accessories.

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Heavy traffic at NLEX as Holy Week exodus continues

MANILA, Philippines Travelers taking advantage of the long Holy Week break experienced heavy traffic in several parts of the North Luzon Expressway Thursday morning.

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Sta. Lucia Land posts P300-M earnings in 2013

MANILA, Philippines Sta. Lucia Land Inc. posted core earnings of P300 million in 2013, down 3.6 percent from the P311 million earnings in 2012.

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Filipino positive for MERS virus home from UAE

A Filipino health worker who tested positive for the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus has arrived home from the United Arab Emirates, Philippine officials said Wednesday.

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PAL Holdings' losses widen to P11.8-B in 9 months

MANILA, Philippines PAL Holdings Inc., the parent firm of national flag carrier Philippine Airlines Inc. , posted a net loss of P11.85 billion in the nine months ending December 31 of its fiscal year 2013.

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