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Benguet gets US grant
IN ITS EFFORT to reinforce disaster risk reduction and response program in the province, Benguet will receive close to P15 million from the United States Agency for International Development through the United Nations World Food Program.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Guv to execs: Ensure INC's safety for...
Governor Lilia Pineda enjoined on Wednesday all local chief executives in Pampanga and the local police to ensure the road safety of the members of the Iglesia Ni Cristo in Pampanga and those coming from other provinces in Central and Northern Luzon who will attend their centennial celebration.
Hotel spa in Makati named among world's best
MANILA A spa in a hotel in Makati City has been named by a booking website as one of the best in the world.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Torre de Manila sets completion in 2016
Construction of Torre de Manila, a 46-story residential condominium tower of DMCI Homes along Taft Avenue, Manila, is progressing with the structural works already in the fifth floor parking level of the building.
Travelers warned about Typhoon Matmo
Typhoon Matmo is gearing up to take a swipe at Taiwan and China, according to meteorologists.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Pinoy street food in Los Angeles. Photo courtesy of Steve Angeles via Twitter
A smoking Filipino craze is hitting the streets of Los Angeles, appealing to the hungry, the adventurous, and the homesick.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Trader urges RDC: Oppose Sangley airport...
A businessman has asked the Regional Development Council in Central Luzon to oppose the plan of the Department of Transportation and Communication to build a new airport at Sangley Point in Cavite.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
For love of dance
Through the ages, dance has been man's way of rejoicing in victories, in celebrating milestones in his life, in expressing grief, gratitude and even fear, in paying homage to his maker, as in the sinulog.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
MTV Asia offers $10,000 for 10-day job
MANILA MTV Asia is looking for an individual who can be part of their social media team for 10 days leading up to the World Stage Malaysia outdoor concert.
Cebu Pacific seeks to spur more Taipei traffic
Cebu Pacific Air is trying to boost traffic between Manila and Taipei by using bigger planes and holding a seat sale.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
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MANILA: It's more fun in Philippines
You'd think tourists would be a timorous crowd, that they'd go only where they think it's safe to go.
Malaysian National News Agency
Kuala Lumpur Among Global Top 10 Cities For International Travellers -- Survey
By Tengku Noor Shamsiah Tengku Abdullah SINGAPORE, July 9 -- Asia-Pacific has again bested itself with five out of the top ten destinations for international travellers hailing from the region, up from four in the previous year, according to the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index released today.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Roperos: - Brother'
ONCE upon a time when I was freshman in the university at Diliman, I was enticed into joining a frat by some Cebuanos who were there ahead of me.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Explorations in contemporary dance
THE Dance Pull Company is celebrating eight years of commitment to honing the young and dedicated dancers in Negros Occidental.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Binay wants gov't probe on Singapore's 'discount maids'
CAPITOL HILL MEETING. Vice President Jejomar C. Binay, accompanied by Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr., Rep. Abigail Binay-Campos and Mayor Jejomar Erwin S. Binay discuss bilateral issues with Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin, Chair of the Sub-Committee on East Asia and Pacific Affairs of the United States Senate, during a meeting in Washington, D.C. on ... (more)
Feuding China, Philippines can still do business: Beijing envoy
China and the Philippines should work to strengthen weak economic ties, Beijing's envoy to Manila has said, despite an acrimonious maritime dispute.
Malaysian National News Agency
Philippines Conducts Nationwide Quake Drill
The Philippines on Wednesday organised a nationwide earthquake drill as it braces for the possibility of being hit by a major tremor, Xinhua news agency reported.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Filarchipelago Hospitality in the Philippines Chooses Pegasus Connect+
Filarchipelago Hospitality in the Philippines has chosen Pegasus Connect+ to provide distribution through the global distribution systems and online channels for its full portfolio.