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  1. Cops nab suspect tagged in Korean kidnapping...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. City police director Faro Antonio Olaguera, the newly installed city police chief, presents to Mayor Oscar Moreno alleged kidnapping suspect Zaldy Saranggani who was arrested on his alleged link to the kidnapping of a Korean in 2011.

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  2. Activist farmer shot in Tagum CityRead the original story

    Monday | MindaNews

    A 31-year old activist farmer was shot by motorcycle-riding gunmen at around p.m. Monday, shortly after attending the Daao del Norte-Compostela Valley launch of the People's Initiative to Abolish Pork Barrel . A press statement from Bayan Southern Mindanao said Dexter Librando, an organizer of the Kilusang Magbubukid sa Pilipinas in Davao Del Norte was shot along 3rd Avenue near Fatima parish in Tagum City.

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  3. CEB adds flights to the VisayasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WebWire

    The Philippines' leading airline, Cebu Pacific Air boosts flight options to the Visayas, with additional flights bound for Bacolod, Cebu and Roxas this 4th quarter of 2014. From October 9 to December 3, passengers can choose from 13 weekly flights between Manila and Roxas, and from 128 weekly flights between Manila and Cebu.

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  4. Paul Ligda: Sister City thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    On behalf of the Vallejo Sister City Association, I extend my appreciation to Mayor Davis and City Council members Robert McConnell and Rozzana Verger-Aliga, who were among the sellout crowd at the annual Dinner/Auction held at the Classic Car Museum on Saturday evening. This event raises money to help the City of Vallejo with the expenses incurred in maintaining ties to each of her six sister cities: Trondheim in Norway, Akashi in Japan; La Spezia in Italy, Baguio in the Philippines, Bagamoyo in Tanzania, and Jincheon in Korea.

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  5. iQor Donates 700 Computers to Local Schools in Davao, PhilippinesRead the original story

    Monday | Business Wire

    ... and product support services, announced today that it has donated 700 computers to local schools in Davao, Philippines and neighboring provinces to support technology learning and education. "The computers will help our students by giving them ...

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  6. It's play timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    ... two distinctions from Asianmoney, Asia's leading regional publication, for its outstanding performance in the Philippines today, outperforming even the bigger banks in the country. These were the Best Domestic Debt House and Best Domestic Bank. ...

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  7. PamCham lauds MNTC for strong commitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    The Pampanga Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. has lauded high-ranking officials of the Manila North Tollways Corporation for their commitment to respond to the appeal of the public and private sectors to resolve the growing congestion problems particularly in the east portion of the Jose Abad Santos Avenue .

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  8. 6th SummIT to highlight global and Asean issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    GLOBAL and Asean issues that will impact the information communications technology-Business Process Outsourcing industry will be one of the main highlights of the 6th SummIT of the National ICT Confederation of the Philippines , slated on October 24, 2014 at the SMX Convention Center Davao. "The summit will cover Asean 2015 and how we can optimize on global sourcing opportunities as well as taking a look at how digital technology can be employed to push agri-tourism and e-governance," said Lizabel Holganza, NICP chair, during the Kapehan sa Dabaw at SM City Davao yesterday.

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  9. Escola tryouts'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    ... which is headed by brothers Nicholas, Michael and Paulus Reyes. The FCB Escola has already held two camps in the Philippines in Taguig and in Alabang. The kids in those camps were mainly from Metro Manila and a few from Cebu, Negros Occidental, ...

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  10. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Monday | Business Wire

    ... and product support services, announced today that it has donated 700 computers to local schools in Davao, Philippines and neighboring provinces to support technology learning and education. "I would like to thank iQor for this generous gift to our ...

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  11. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Monday | Business Wire

    )--iQor Donates 700 Computers to Local Schools in Davao, Philippines. Davao City Government and Neighboring Provinces to Deploy Donated Computers to Support Learning. Resumen: ARIAD presenta datos clnicos actualizados sobre AP26113 en pacientes con ...

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  12. Hidalgo: Greening and cleaning programs in our cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    ... being disobeyed by hard-headed masses. The reason is that they have no other option except to live here. The Philippines is an archipelago. We have shorelines to reckon with to end the calamities of inundation and storm "surges". The problems of ...

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  13. Ombudsman orders probe on Abaya, Vitangcol over MRT contractRead the original story

    Monday | Weekend Balita

    ... the joint venture of the Philippine Trans Rail Management and Services Corporation-Comm Builders and Technology Philippines Corporation (PH Trams - CB&T) Wilson De Vera, Arturo Soriano, Marlo Dela Cruz, Manolo Maralit and Federico Remo. All are ...

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  14. No CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Manila Bulletin

    ... for a routine port call that highlights the strong historic, community, and military connections between the Philippines and the United States. It said the visit will allow the ship to replenish supplies as well as give the crew an opportunity for ...

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  15. 3rd KCP secondary schools volleyball tilt opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    ELEVEN all-girl squads from the different secondary schools of Baguio City and Benguet open their hunt for volleyball supremacy as the 3rd Kings College of the Philippines-Rev. Khon Young Soo Cup Volleyball Developmental League for Secondary Schools officially hits the net at the KCP open court September 27. Junior volleybelles aged 14-17 years old compete in the tournament backed by the Kings College of the Philippines and the Philippine Volleyball Federation.

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  16. Roperos: Booming cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    THERE was an obvious contrast between the community I saw almost three decades ago and the city I visited last Saturday in Davao del Norte. The first time I visited the area was about three decades ago when I was still in my late thirties.

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  17. Government jobs portal integrates text messaging, Facebook capacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    ... the Public Employment Service Office (Peso) Congress. Sa-a claimed that iTrabaho is the first job website in the Philippines to have a text messaging capacity and makes it the most technologically-advanced. When using cebu.itrabaho.com, one can look ...

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  18. Bill cuts restrictions for foreign retailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    ... Cebuano retailers admit this will threaten the business of local retailers. "I'm torn here. On one hand, the Philippines cannot grow if we are not going to relax foreign ownership policies in terms of retail or any form of investment in the country, ...

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  19. People's Champ Manny Pacquiao playing basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Filipino boxing icon Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao is still determined to pursue his basketball career as both player and coach of the KIA Sorentos in the PBA despite having to prepare for a fight in November. "I already talked to coach Freddie Roach that I am going to play in the PBA, maybe just two to three minutes," Pacquiao said.

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  20. Streets covered by on-road parking ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    COUNCILOR Plaridel Nava has named the streets in Iloilo City that are covered by amended ordinances on road parking that started in 2009 through City Regulation Ordinance 2009-216 authored by former councilor Erwin Plagata. The succeeding ordinances amending the first ordinance are 2013-338, 2013-384, 2013-479, and 2014-325 principally authored by Nava in a move to help keep Iloilo a traffic-free city.

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