• Russian Embassy Promotes Coron as Tourist Destination

    PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan — Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev wants to promote the town of Coron to vacationing Russians as a tourism destination. Khovaev, who arrived Tuesday in the municipality for a three-day cultural ...

  • PAL to tighten security measures for US-bound passengers

    MANILA — Flag carrier Philippine Airlines on Monday started the dry-run of tighter security measures for US-bound passengers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2. This means passengers can expect additional check-in procedures as part ...

  • Visa-free entry to boost PH-Taiwan tourism ties

    MANILA — Tourist arrivals in Taiwan and the Philippines are expected to double following the former’s decision to grant Filipinos visa-free entry. “We are hoping that the number of tourists between our two countries will double in ...

  • Bacolod beefs up security for MassKara Festival

    BACOLOD CITY — More or less 1,000 policemen will be deployed to secure the events of the MassKara Festival 2017 slated on October 1 – 22. The Bacolod City Police Office as of Thursday plans to dispatch ...

Marawi Liberated, Fighting Continues

MARAWI CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday declared the liberation of Marawi, but the military says the five-month battle against gunmen loyal to the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group is not yet over. Hours before ...

Despite political noise, Philippine economy going strong under President Duterte

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s economic strategy is paying off. Signs of improvements can be seen in the gross domestic products (GDP), trade exports, foreign investments, and job generation. Looking at the Administration’s economic performance by the ...

Allacapan, Cagayan in State of Calamity following ‘Odette’

The Sangguniang Bayan of Allacapan, Cagayan declared the province under a state of calamity after Tropical Storm Odette immersed 27 villages in floodwaters and destroyed 9,680 hectares of rice fields, Friday. In a special session, the ...

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PHL, Mexico to explore free trade, currency accords

Top oficials of the Philippines and Mexico have agreed to explore free trade and currency agreements to further strengthen bilateral ties and facilitate economic transactions between the two countries.   Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and Mexican Ambassador ...
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Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev wants to promote the town of Coron to his vacationing Russians as a tourism destination.
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Russian Embassy Promotes Coron as Tourist Destination

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan — Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev wants to promote the town of Coron to vacationing Russians as a tourism destination. Khovaev, who arrived Tuesday in the municipality for a three-day cultural and language ...
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DAY OF CELEBRATION Waving a flag, soldiers aboard an armored personnel carrier celebrate their victory amid gunfire and explosions in Marawi City. —AFP
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Marawi Liberated, Fighting Continues

MARAWI CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday declared the liberation of Marawi, but the military says the five-month battle against gunmen loyal to the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group is not yet over. Hours before Mr. Duterte ...
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Isnilon Hapilon, Southeast Asia’s most notorious IS-linked terrorist leader, was killed Monday dawn in the final offensive against the Maute terror group...
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Hapilon Killed as Marawi Siege Nears End

MARAWI CITY — After 16 years of dodging military dragnets and spreading terror, Isnilon Hapilon, Southeast Asia’s most notorious IS-linked terrorist leader, was killed Monday dawn during a gun battle with government forces making their final offensive against the Maute ...
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The Philippine defense department received on Thursday a second batch of military equipment that China donated to help the Philippines fight terrorism.
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China Donates Second Batch of Military Equipment to Philippines

The Philippine defense department received on Thursday a second batch of military equipment that China donated to help the Philippines fight terrorism. Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua handed over the military equipment to Philippine Defense Secretary ...
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The Embassy of France to the Philippines is pleased to support Taverne Gutenberg in its two-month artist residency program, Ugnayan sa Poblacion.The Embassy of France to the Philippines is pleased to support Taverne Gutenberg in its two-month artist residency program, Ugnayan sa Poblacion.
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French Support for Fil-French Art Center

As part of its continuous support for the promotion of culture and the arts and its commitment to the empowerment of the Filipino youth, the Embassy of France to the Philippines is pleased to support “Taverne Gutenberg” in ...
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Star shuts down NLEX to get crack at QF bonus

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MANILA — Jio Jalalon just crossed the halfcourt line with less than a second left in the third quarter and had to throw ...

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Russian Embassy Promotes Coron as Tourist Destination

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PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan — Russian Ambassador to the Philippines Igor Khovaev wants to promote the town of Coron to vacationing Russians as ...

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Healthy Ampalaya with Egg

MindaNation August 11, 2017
Ingredients 1 medium sized onion (sliced thinly) 4 small tomatoes (sliced thinly) 4 cloves garlic (crushed) 1/2 ampalaya/bitter gourd (sliced thinly) 2 ...