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  1. Too few practitioners in field, too many projects to sellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sun-Star

    ... law limits this profession to graduates of BS REM. Under Republic Act 9646 or the Real Estate Service Act of the Philippines, starting 2016, only BS REM graduates can take the real estate brokers' exam. The Professional Regulation Commission will ...

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  2. In branding Cebu, draw from cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sun-Star

    ... reminded them to establish a brand that isn't only appealing for Cebu but can compete with other cities in the Philippines and overseas. "City state is becoming more important. People are now area-specific when they travel," said Thng, adding that ...

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  3. Innovations, satisfaction with FourlinQRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sun-Star

    FOURLINQ paves its way to the doors and windows of today's architectural highlights and functional design features in Filipino homes and structures. FourlinQ, the leading fabricator in the local market, takes its pride in introducing new windows and doors material in the Philippines.

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  4. Sangil: FPJ and Grace PoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sun-Star

    ... was already pregnant. That the real father was the late dictator, Ferdinand Marcos. That in the hallway of the Philippines Senate hall when Senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos and Senator Grace bumped with one another, Grace calls him, "brod" and ...

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  5. 3 Days of DeliberationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | MindaNews

    Fatigue is written all over the face of House ad hoc committee chair and Cagayan de Oro lawmaker Rufus Rodriguez after three bruising days of deliberations on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law at the House of Representatives on Wednesday . Members of the ad hoc committee voted 50-17 in favor of the proposed law with one absention.

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  6. 1st JGM Finance volley tournament opens May 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD Tay Tung High School will play host in the 1st JGM Finance Corporation 16-U Girls Volleyball tournament which opens at 8 a.m. today, May 21, at the new BTTHS Covered Court at Hernaez Street in Bacolod City. The Lady Thunderbolts will be tested by University of San Agustin from Iloilo City, Talisay City, St. Joseph School-La Salle, Livingstone International School and University of St. La Salle Integrated School in this invitational which ends May 24. Spearheaded by Jose Montalbo of BTTHS, this four-day event will serve as tune up matches for participating schools who have been preparing for their own inter-schools meet months after classes open in June.

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  7. Philippines strives to end recruitment of child soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | IRIN

    The publicity surrounding an 11-year-old communist rebel reported to have surrendered to the Philippines military this month has served as a harsh reminder of the work still to be done to rid the South East Asian country of the scourge of child soldiers. The boy, referred to in news reports by his nickname Dodong, was recruited aged just six into the New People's Army , which has been waging a Maoist insurgency in the southern Philippines for decades.

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  8. DepEd opens first senior high K-12 curriculum for IPs in South CotabatoRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | MindaNews

    ... that empowers indigenous peoples and other vulnerable communities." "This is the first of its kind in the whole Philippines, for it is crafted according to the needs and aspirations of the indigenous peoples, with a curriculum that is not only ...

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  9. House committee rejects provision on titular head of Bangsamoro gov'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | MindaNews

    The House ad hoc committee on the Bangsamoro Basic Law on Tuesday struck down the provision creating the office of a titular head of government of the proposed autonomous region. The new version of the so-called "Chairman and Vice Chairman's Working Draft on the BBL" did not retain Article VIII creating the "Wali" or the ceremonial head of the proposed Bangsamoro.

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  10. Ap Photos: Editor selections from AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Philly.com

    ... by another, weaker quake that killed more than 110 people. A fire at a rubber slipper factory near Manila, Philippines, left 72 people dead last week. Witnesses said many victims were trapped behind iron grill bars that prevented their escape. In ...

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  11. Duterte warning to juvenile delinquents: I'll break your legsRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | MindaNews

    Despite the city winning a child-friendly award, Mayor Rodrigo R. Duterte still had harsh words to say to juvenile delinquents when asked what he would do if they were found in schools. Speaking at Sunday's episode of Gikan sa Masa, Para sa Masa, Duterte warned he would "break the legs" of these wrongdoings if they get arrested by the police during school days.

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  12. Oro city council demands complete drought reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sun-Star

    EL SALVADOR. Jimmy Cangrehila, 47, a farmer in Taytay, El Salvador town in Misamis Oriental, prepares to plant rice despite the long dry spell.

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  13. NorMin schools raise tuitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sun-Star

    FIVE colleges and universities in Cagayan de Oro City were among the 313 private higher education institutions that were granted approval by the Commission on Higher Education to raise tuition and other school fees this school year. The other schools in northern Mindanao given the green light to raise fees are Christ the King College in Gingoog city, Iligan Medical Center College in Iligan city, La Salle University in Ozamiz city, Misamis University in Ozamiz and Oroquita cities, San Agustin Institute of Technology in Malaybalay city.

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  14. CheapOair Announces Top Destinations for Memorial Day Weekend TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | PRWeb

    ... to not only the typical destinations like Florida and California, but as well as adventurous locales like the Philippines. The most substantial airfare change between 2014 and 2015 was reflected in bookings to Manila, Philippines, showing a 17% cost ...

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  15. San Miguel set to seal deal with K-WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ABS-CBN News

    ... It placed a bid of P440.8 million for the facility, but it needs a local partner to operate a utility in the Philippines, in compliance with the Constitution's 60-40 ownership rule. San Miguel will have a 60 percent interest in the facility's ...

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  16. LOOK: VP gives away 'Binay' candiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ABS-CBN News

    He reminded the group that senior citizens in Makati can get medical treatment for free while those who reach 100 years of age can get P100,000. The vice-president also visited Panabo Public Market where he had a boodle fight, posed with vendors and gave away "Binay" candies.

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  17. Will you be affected by the East, West Valley quake fault? See this atlasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ABS-CBN News

    Homes and buildings in Metro Manila are found on top of a major fault system that can cause a magnitude 7.2 earthquake anytime, according to latest data from the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology . Phivolcs on Monday released the Valley Fault System Atlas, a handbook of large-scale maps showing in detail areas traversed by the Valley Fault System.

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  18. LOOK: Quezon City areas affected by Valley FaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ABS-CBN News

    The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology on Monday released the Valley Fault System Atlas , a handbook of large-scale maps showing in detail areas traversed by a fault system where earthquakes can occur. The VFS is an active fault system in the Greater Metro Manila Area composed of two fault segments: the 10-kilometer-long East Valley Fault in Rizal and the 100-km-long West Valley Fault that runs through different cities and towns of Bulacan, Rizal, Metro Manila, Cavite and Laguna.

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  19. MLQU aims high for Pinoy champs, future change-makersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ABS-CBN News

    ... Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, College of Languages and Mass Communications at Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP), and later of the Graduate School also at PUP -- today, she lectures and serves as consultant to various universities ...

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  20. Duterte calls international HR group hypocriteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sun-Star

    ... "To all the bleeding hearts of US-based crime watch: You want a taste of justice, my style? Come to Davao City Philippines, and do drugs in my city. I will execute you in public." Phelim Kine, deputy Asia director at Human Rights Watch, said the ...

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