Meet the women ‘raketeras’ of Cavite

IMUS CITY, Cavite — They offer various products and services, from ready-to-wear (RTW), beauty products, insurance ...

As small as Samson

Japan funds 500M yen worth of water and farm projects in Mindanao

  Japan recently granted Mindanao 500 million yen worth of grants to help with water and agricultural projects. The International Labor Organization and Food and Agriculture Organization are to implement the projects as “follow through instruments ...

Is Federalism the solution to the country’s regional poverty woes?

Federalism is a system of government where power is divided between several different entities. Each entity is given the power to share control over the same geographic region as another entity. This prevents one solitary body ...

Bicol flood, landslide deathtoll rises to 16

The Office of Civil defense (OCD) said on Sunday that the number of lives claimed by landslides and flooding in the Bicol region has risen to at least 16. Of these, seven perished due to drowning ...

TD Samuel enters PAR


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Philippines

3 more underage OFWs intercepted at NAIA

MANILA — Three more underage women recruited to work abroad were intercepted by Bureau of Immigration (BI) officers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). According to BI port operations division chief Grifton Medina, they were apprehended while they ...
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Harnessing efficient, climate-proof renewable energy for PH

MANILA — Having an ocean renewable energy in the Philippines would not only benefit the country but also its neighbors which could adopt its custom-made marine energy system, an expert said Thursday. “There are five kinds of ocean renewable ...
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Consumer Philippines

Pres. Duterte scolds MWSS officials, threatens to cancel water concessions

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte has met with officials of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), Maynilad and Manila Water to personally demand a solution to the water crisis affecting millions of Filipinos. Though maybe it shouldn’t be ...
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Pulse Asia poll results confirm Bong Go’s top 3 ranking in Senate race

Pulse Asia reported today that former Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Go has risen to 3rd to 5th place in the latest Senatorial race survey results. The research polling body released results on March 18 that ...
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‘Araw ng Davao’ much significant now due to PRRD: Go

MANILA — Former Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said Saturday the celebration of Araw ng Davao gained even more historical significance because a Davaoeño, former Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, now occupies the highest political ...
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Sports

10-year old Filipino-American beats Michael Phelps by 1 second

J.L. Dabaw August 4, 2018
Something’s in the name because a wonder kid named Clark Kent, which is Superman’s alterego in case you somehow didn’t know, just ...

Travel

Here are the five Cebuano foods you MUST eat

J.L. Dabaw 5 days ago
Traveling to Cebu soon? Reading this post in your Cebu city hotel room to find somewhere to eat tonight? Want to make ...

Food

DA opens TienDA Malasakit centers to bring cheaper produce to Metro Manila

J.L. Dabaw September 22, 2018
The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Friday revealed its plans to  introduce lower-priced locally-grown agricultural produce to the Metro Manila market in ...