Philippines Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Soldier, 4 others wounded in Cotabato City blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    Five people, including a soldier, were wounded after an explosive went off inside a vehicle parked near the plaza in Makakua Street, Cotabato City on Tuesday night.

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  2. Arnis workshop, tournament for Davao kids set Aug. 23Read the original story

    Wednesday | Philippines Today

    ... can still join the workshop except in the sparring session," said Palazuelo, also regional director of the Arnis Philippines Inc. (ARPI), the solely accredited Arnis arm and association in the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC). ARPI has the sole ...

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  3. PLDT improves telco and multimedia services in AlbayRead the original story

    Wednesday | Hispanic Business

    With this agreement, PLDT customers will be able to make local calls to Globe subscribers for free in Albay, covering the following cities and municipalities: Daraga, Guinobatan, Legazpi City, Ligao City, Oas, Polangui, Tabaco City, and Camalig.

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  4. Quiapo is new military intel chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    Brig. Gen. Arnold Quiapo is the new chief of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines .

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  5. PBA to bring back provincial games next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Philippine Basketball Association commissioner Chito Salud promised to hold out-of-town games in the league's 40th season to bring the games closer to the fans.

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  6. Cone to get PBA Coach of the Year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines San Mig Coffee head coach Tim Cone will receive the Coach of the Year award for steering his team to a Grand Slam finish at the 39th season of the Philippine Basketball Association .

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  7. Civil society groups to hold anti-human trafficking summitsRead the original story

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    ... mmit, renowned experts in the field have been invited to shed light on the situation of human trafficking in the Philippines to keep advocates abreast on emerging trends and challenges.

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  8. Magsaysay awardee is more than a teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    ... so in ways that respect their uniqueness and preserve their integrity as indigenous peoples in a modernizing Philippines." The award, which will be conferred on Aug. 31 in the capital Manila, is in honor of former Philippine President Ramon ...

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  9. DOTC pursues MRT upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Days after the Department of Transportation and Communications concluded that the recent accident at the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 was caused by human error, the agency said it is now pursuing measures to upgrade the mass transit system.

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  10. 'Super doc' returns from Gaza missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Blackpool Today

    ... an orthopaedic surgeon at Blackpool Victoria Hospital, was last called to an aid mission in Tacloban in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan struck last November. He said: "I've been involved in conflict for most of my career - I was in Afghanistan ...

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  11. DOF: Lower inflation unlikely to affect PH growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The expected slower consumer price increases in 2015 will unlikely dampen the country's economic growth, Finance Undersecretary and chief economist Gil Beltran said.

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  12. DOTC hit for hiring contractual MRT crewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The National Youth Commission has criticized the Department of Transportation and Communications for not employing regular workers for the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 .

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  13. DAP backers buck calls for PNoy's second termRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inside Pcij

    ... can change that provision. Lacson, president of the local chapter of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines, said Aquino is doing a "good job" but "it's difficult to talk about extending his term because there are other priorities that we ...

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  14. Many Philippine bishops back amendment against pork-barrel spendingRead the original story

    Wednesday | Catholic World News

    At least 73 bishops in the Philippines have lent their support to a petition calling for a constitutional amendment against pork-barrel spending, according to a UCA News report.

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  15. SkyJet Airlines starts new domestic route in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anna.aero

    ... to help personalise your web experience. SkyJet Airlines the self-styled 'Boutique Leisure Airline' based in the Philippines, has begun five times weekly flights between Manila (MNL) and Kalibo (KLO). The 346-kilometre route is already served by ...

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  16. NPA rebels sued for arson in Koronadal CityRead the original story

    Wednesday | MindaNews

    ... police stations in nearby regions. He said they will also coordinate with local units of the Armed Forces of the Philippines for possible operations against the suspects. An estimated 20 to 30 heavily armed rebels aboard a commandeered utility van ...

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  17. Filipino Singer and Philanthropist, Lourdes Duque Baron, Establishes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Love is truly the answer. The World Medical Mission USA Foundation, a non-profit organization that has been providing medical and surgical treatment all throughout the Philippines and Tecate, Mexico for the past 28 years now.

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  18. Purisima eyes complete revision of internal revenue codeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima on Wednesday stressed the need for a complete revision of the country's National Internal Revenue Code rather than just amending portions of the law.

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  19. Petilla insists on emergency powers to avert crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines President Aquino has not yet closed the door on the possibility of seeking emergency powers to solve the expected crisis or deficiency in power supply.

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  20. Philippines businesses seek clear policies ahead of ASEAN economic integrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Asian Correspondent

    ... quality of education to be at par with other ASEAN member states. It added that the "educational system in the Philippines is not competitive with the rest of the ASEAN member countries and want to include topics on the region in the curriculum." ...

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