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  1. Saudi employers can not force Filipino workers to surrender passports - DFARead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    ... statement on Wednesday said. "The Philippine passport is considered to be the property of the Republic of the Philippines and only the bearer has the right to keep it in his custody," it added. Companies and employers in Saudi Arabia who continue to ...

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  2. Could 'dome homes' be the future of reducing disaster risk?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... those less fortunate, whose examples of calamity should give us all pause for thought." One such example is the Philippines, a Southeast Asian archipelago that has been battered by a series of devastating storms over the last decade. In 2013, ...

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  3. 2 days left for online listingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    RUNNERS only have two days left to avail themselves of the online registration of the 39th Milo Marathon, which is considered the biggest and longest-running running event in the country. The other legs are in Dagupan, Baguio, Tarlac, Bataan, Metro Manila, Calapan, Lipa, Naga, Lucena, Iloilo, Bacolod, Tagbilaran, General Santos, Davao, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro and Angeles.

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  4. DOST, CCCI to bridge inventors with investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Winners at the national level enjoy incentives as covered by the Investors and Invention Incentives Act of the Philippines, which include free travel to any country of choice to promote the invention, among others. Garcia noted entries for the ...

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  5. CEB holds cabin crew recruitment fair in nine citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WebWire

    The Philippines' leading airline, Cebu Pacific Air aims to fill over 100 cabin crew vacancies with a nine-city recruitment fair in the coming weeks. This recruitment will support the expansion plans of CEB and Cebgo, its wholly owned subsidiary.

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  6. 2 more foreign firms bid for port projectRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... is on June 30 and the announcement of qualified bidders is on July 15. DOTC tapped the Development Bank of the Philippines and the International Finance Corp. as the private sector arm of the World Bank Group to act as their transaction advisors for ...

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  7. Intercollegiate volleyball under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... last year's runner-up Emillio Aguinaldo College, DLSU, University of Baguio, De La Salle-Lipa, and Lyceum of the Philippines University. In Pool C are National College of Business and Arts, University of the Philippines-Diliman, Arellano University, ...

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  8. Cenda a: Youth Vote PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... politics. Not everyone is like that though. There are some young people out there who aspire for the good of the Philippines and the improvement of our political system. I guess, young people are idealist and when they face reality, those ideals ...

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  9. AZ Reid (SMB) vs Jake Pascual (Barako).Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines San Miguel Beer leaned on steady free-throw shooting in the closing seconds of the game to seal the deal, 116-113, and hand the Barako Bull its first defeat in the PBA Governors' Cup on Wednesday. June Mar Fajardo led the Beermen with 22 points, including the two free throws that virtually sealed their fourth straight win with two seconds remaining in the final period.

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  10. Why more Filipino tourists are visiting JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    The number of Filipinos going to Japan as tourists has been increasing over the last few years, data from the Japan National Tourism Organization shows, and the trend is expected to continue in the coming years because of the country's relaxed visa policy for Filipinos. In the first two months this year alone, a 133.7 percent increase was recorded in the number of tourists from the Philippines compared with the same months last year, from 8,074 to 18,865, according to the JNTO regional office in Thailand.

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  11. Online innovations make Sun.Star future-proofRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    The media company based in Cebu City has been keeping up with the times to remain relevant and useful amid the rapidly-changing digital landscape. It has undertaken innovative efforts to match the profound and positive changes in the industry - proof of this is www.sunstar.com.ph , whose design has gone from being fixed to responsive, providing an optimal viewing experience for mobile users.

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  12. PH to build schools along fault lineRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CNN

    THE Philippine Department of Education is planning to put up temporary learning centers for students of schools situated along the West Valley Fault, a Palace official said on Wednesday. "Education Secretary Luistro was saying that they will not allow any student to use buildings that have not been cleared by the DPWH ," Presidential Deputy Spokesperson Abigail Valte said during a press briefing in MalacaA ang.

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  13. Villar to help city reduce waste, produce more veggiesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Senator Cynthia Villar vowed to help Pampanga's only highly urbanized city--Angeles--to reduce solid waste disposal and strengthen food production through organic farming. In an interview over the weekend, Villar said her home-city of Las Pinas in Metro Manila had managed to reduce at least 75 percent of its solid waste by converting them into organic fertilizer and construction materials on slope protection.

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  14. Get Cebu news for free on Internet.org by FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    NEWS in the dominant language in the Visayas and Mindanao is now available on free mobile data access through Talk 'N Text in partnership with the Facebook-led initiative, Internet.org. Sun.Star, the only network of community newspapers in the Philippines, is the first Internet.org partner-news organization outside of Metro Manila.

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  15. Alexander Rose To Bloom at SOLEX 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    ... Alexander Rose has been in the business of furniture making since 1994. They have established factories in Cebu, Philippines for their handwoven line and another in Bolivia for their wooden furniture. It was founded by Borge Leth and the Pepera ...

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  16. Aquino checks preparations for class opening next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Weekend Balita

    President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his speech during the Brigada Eskwela and Oplan Balik Eskwela 2015 at the Marikina Elementary School in Shoe Avenue, Santa Elena, Marikina City on Monday . The department of Education shall activate the OBE and the Public Assistance Station for School Year 2015-2016 from May 25 to June 06, 2015 to ensure the smooth opening of classes this school year.

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  17. Duterte: I won't run for national post in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Weekend Balita

    ... to encourage the mayor to run in the 2016 polls. Organizers of the event dubbed "Run Duterte Run 2016" said the Philippines needs a leader who knows how to discipline his people and has an "iron hand."

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  18. DepEd to establish temporary centers for quake-prone schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Education is planning to put up temporary learning centers for students of schools situated along the West Valley Fault, a Palace official said Wednesday. "Education Secretary Luistro was saying that they will not allow any student to use buildings that have not been cleared by the DPWH ," Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said in a press briefing.

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  19. Woman stabs 2 soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    A WOMAN stabbed and wounded two marine soldiers just outside a military camp in the province of Sulu, a top military official said Wednesday. Stabbed and wounded were Corporals Michael Latorre and Bimbo Evangelista, both from Marine Battalion Landing Team-2 based in Talipao, Sulu.

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  20. Blatche sure to join Gilas in FIBA AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Former National Basketball Association player Andray Blatche has committed 100 percent to Gilas Pilipinas in its FIBA Asia championship campaign this year. The naturalized Filipino is expected to be in Manila near the end of the PBA Governors' Cup to join the team's practices ahead of the Olympic qualifier.

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