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  1. Australia's boom towns go bustRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Iol.co.za

    When Probo Junio got a visa to work in Australia, he thought he had won a ticket to the good life. In 2013, the 45-year-old boilermaker left his hometown of Cebu in the Philippines, where he was getting paid about $10 a day, to work in Karratha in Western Australia for $30 an hour.

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  2. Layoffs and empty streets as boom towns go bustRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    A woman walks past a former jewellery store displaying a "For Lease" sign in a window in the Western Australian capital city of Perth March 5, 2015. Across the country, people are falling victim to downsizing.

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  3. Fake sex uppers?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Agents of the National Bureau of Investigation 7 raided three stores on suspicion of selling fake sex-enhancing food supplement in the cities of Cebu and Lapu-Lapu yesterday morning. One store is located inside a mall in Cebu City, and two branches of a beauty care store--one in Colon in downtown Cebu City and the other inside a mall in Lapu-Lapu City.

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  4. Insurance - has room to grow'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Promising. Sun Life Financial Philippines president and CEO Riza Mantaring says the insurance industry has a long way to go.

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  5. Ungab stays mumRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    RONDA Vice Mayor Jonnah John Ungab is tight-lipped about the controversies hounding him but said these are taking their toll on his five children. He begged off from commenting on the issues involving his wife Pearl and his former associate, lawyer Jiecel Tiu, when Sun.Star Cebu chanced upon him at the lobby of a Cebu City hotel yesterday noon.

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  6. Seares: Adultery and public officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    "Walang bisyo? Walang kabit?" -- #13 in 15-question guide for choosing leaders, adopted by Solidarity for Transformation Philippines and Brotherhood of Christian Businessmen and Professionals THE guide for voters has become as specific as it can be. While the part about vices may still be be vague, "kabit" can't be more clear.

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  7. 5 regional design centers put upRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    FIVE regional design centers have been established by the government to institutionalize and promote design and culture across the country. This public-private partnership project is expected to benefit designers, small and medium enterprises , industry associations, and design faculty members and students.

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  8. Traffic at rush hourRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE planned unification of the United Negros Alliance and Love Negros is uncertain following reports that Gov. Alfredo MaraA on Jr. will have Rep. Jeffrey Ferrer as his running mate instead of Vice... THE request of former Bacolod City Water District board chairman Lawrence Villanueva from the court to issue a subpoena to Baciwa officers and employees relative to his complaint against Mayor... NEGROS Occidental Vice Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson said on Wednesday that the Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries' cooperatives, that are composed of small sugarcane planters, should be assisted with their... IF YOU close your eyes for a moment and let yourself listen to the Panagbenga hymn, remembering will take over and take you back to a time when the Flower Festival was young.

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  9. Comelec mibahad, - No bio, No boto'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE planned unification of the United Negros Alliance and Love Negros is uncertain following reports that Gov. Alfredo MaraA on Jr. will have Rep. Jeffrey Ferrer as his running mate instead of Vice... THE request of former Bacolod City Water District board chairman Lawrence Villanueva from the court to issue a subpoena to Baciwa officers and employees relative to his complaint against Mayor... NEGROS Occidental Vice Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson said on Wednesday that the Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries' cooperatives, that are composed of small sugarcane planters, should be assisted with their... IF YOU close your eyes for a moment and let yourself listen to the Panagbenga hymn, remembering will take over and take you back to a time when the Flower Festival was young.

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  10. Spain appoints first Ilongga honorary consulRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE first Ilongga honorary consul of Spain for Western Visayas was installed March 5 in Iloilo City during a ceremony attended by Spanish Ambassador to the Philippines, Luis Calvo Castano. Ma. Rosa Cacho, who is of Spanish descent and whose family set up the Panay Electric Company, will become the fourth honorary consul of Spain after Cebu, Bicol and Zamboanga.

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  11. The Asia Foundation Partners with MoneyGram on Book Donation Initiative in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    On February 24, 2015, The Asia Foundation partnered with the MoneyGram Foundation to deliver more than 6,000 books to 10 public elementary schools and five colleges during a celebration in Cebu. Over the past year, the MoneyGram Foundation has worked with The Asia Foundation, a non-profit international development organization, to donate more than 28,000 books to more than 30 schools throughout the country through the Books for Asia program.

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  12. PE teacher sacked for molesting student athleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    CEBU A male Physical Education teacher was kicked out of Talisay City National High School after being accused of touching the private parts of an 11-year-old male athlete. Talisay City Mayor Johnny Delos Reyes decided to fire the teacher, who was charged with two counts of child abuse on Tuesday for allegedly touching the privates of the minor.

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  13. The Infant Jesus of PragueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sun-Star

    IT'S probably the most popular image in the Philippines. It's a "staple" in every Catholic's household, an image we believe to be our guardian-the Sto.

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  14. Japanese bank set to open in PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sun-Star

    JAPAN'S second largest bank Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. and at least six other banks in Asia are poised to enter the Philippines, a result of a new law that recently liberalized foreign ownership restrictions in the banking industry. In a report, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Deputy Governor Nestor A. Espenilla Jr, said two foreign applications have been filed with BSP.

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  15. P6.9-M worth of marijuana destroyed in CebuRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    Operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Regional Office 7 and the Philippine Army uprooted fully grown plants and seedlings of marijuana in an operation in Balamban, Cebu Tuesday. The operation, led by PDEA RO7 Director Jeffrey A. Bangsa, in collaboration with 5th Special Forces Company and Intelligence Service Unit 7 conducted marijuana eradication in the sitios of Liki, Kalubihan, Taro and Kabatbatan in Barangay Bayong in Balamban.

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  16. US, PH coast guards train on border securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Philippine Coast Guard personnel from the United States and Philippines held training as part of the continuing partnership between the two allies. The training on maritime border security was held in Cebu and Iloilo from January 12 to February 6, the US Embassy in Manila said.

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  17. Philippines showcases PPP program in APEC meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The Philippines showcased its public-private partnership program to delegates from various APEC member-economies in Tagaytay City on Wednesday. Nine infrastructure projects, worth a total of about $2.9 billion, have been awarded under the PPP program of the Aquino administration.

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  18. Nissan Philippines to open 10 dealerships this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Sun-Star

    Growth. Nissan Philippines Inc. president and managing director Antonio Zara says they are targeting to grow their business at 40 percent.

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  19. Teacher-coach to face criminal caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Sun-Star

    POLICE filed charges yesterday afternoon against the public high school teacher who allegedly molested an 11-year-old pupil, a participant in the Central Visayas Regional Athletics Association competitions in Balamban. Two counts of violating Republic Act 7610, which punishes the exploitation of children, were filed against Floyd before the Office of the Provincial Prosecutor yesterday afternoon, said PO3 Diana Molejon of the Women and Children's Protection Desk in the Asturias Police Station.

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  20. Taiheiyo doubles delivery capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Sun-Star

    Expanded Port. The expanded port facilities in South Poblacion, San Fernando, Cebu by the Solid Earth Development Corp. has doubled the capacity of Taiheiyo Cement Philippines, Inc. to deliver Grand Cement products.

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