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HIV cases up 500% in PHL: The new HIV cases has increased by 532 percent from 2008 to 2013 and for January to June this year alone, recent reports from Manila said.
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STARTUP TALK. TechTalks.ph founder Tina Amper, prominent tech investor Dave McClure of 500 Startups and IdeaSpace founder Earl Valencia discuss issues startups in a press conference held during the Geeks On A Beach tech event.
9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News
MANILA The Department of Transportation and Communications is standing firm on constructing a "common station" for the Light Rail Transit and Metro Rail Transit near Ayala's Trinoma mall instead of SM North EDSA.
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It's bigger in size, has darker hair and has stubbier fingers and toes. Genetic tests have also proven the Dinagat tarsier is a new Philippine tarsier species.
17 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News
MANILA, Philippines The country's economic goals will be easier to attain if it takes advantage of the incentives and benefits of the ASEAN integration by 2016, president of the Management Association of the Philippines Greg Navarro said.
Police have filed arson charges against an alleged leader and several members of a New People's Army unit operating in the hinterlands of South Cotabato province over the burning of three heavy equipment in an attack at a quarry site in Koronadal City last week.
THE Negros Occidental Provincial Capitol in Bacolod City is observing heightened security alert to deter robbery incidents after the city halls of Escalante and Bago lost cash and equipment recently.
The Indian Navy's INS Sahyadri arrived in Manila, Philippines Wednesday and made a courtesy port call to reinforce naval ties, a defence ministry statement said.
CAGAYAN DE ORO. Aside from water, the 'buko' juice has remained a preference among those who want to quench their thirst, especially on hot days.
A new series of Greenpeace videos featuring comedian Reggie Watts wants you to help encourage Internet companies to switch to renewable energy.
Brig. Gen. Arnold Quiapo is the new chief of the Intelligence Service of the Armed Forces of the Philippines .
Randy Halasan spends close to seven hours to reach the school in the remote village of Malamba in the southern Philippine city of Davao where he is assigned to teach.
LOCAL GOVERNMENT officials in Negros Occidental who were the first to issue a statement of support for President Benigno S. Aquino III over the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program are now bucking calls for a second term for the Chief Executive.
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.
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 .
Businessmen from all over Mindanao are seeking clear cut government policies on five major agenda as the country prepares for economic integration under the ASEAN Economic Community in 2015.
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.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 04:01 pm
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