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Foreign tourist arrivals grow by 6.8% in September

Economy Philippines Travel
Compared to the same period last year, September 2018 saw a 6.76 percent boost in the number of foreign tourists arriving in the Philippines. At least 512,240 international ...
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Tugade and Duterte, they don’t make em like these anymore

Opinion
At 72 years old, no one would blame Department of Transportation Secretary Art Tugade if he took it a little bit easier. Maybe spend time at the beach, ...
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Sec. Tugade orders filing of charges vs transport official for bribery

News Philippines
Clark City, Pampanga — Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade has ordered the filing of administrative charges against a transportation official for allegedly accepting bribes from a ...
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Bangon Marawi Task Force cites recovery progress

Civics News Philippines
MANILA — The Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) on Friday, January 5, trumpeted the early recovery accomplishments of the different government agencies on the ongoing rehabilitation of Marawi ...
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Philippine stocks to reach record highs on back of Dutertenomics

Business Economy News Philippines
MANILA — Brokerage firm Philstocks Financial Inc. expects the benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) to soar to a new record high of 10,700 to 11,000 points this ...
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Zamboanga del Sur sees 64% rise in business registrations

Business Economy News Philippines
PAGADIAN CITY, Zamboanga del Sur — The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) announced that there was sharp increase in new businesses in 2017 in this province. DTI ...
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71 na pasaway, huli sa paglabag ng fireworks ban

News Philippines
CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga — The Police Regional Office 3 (PRO3) on Tuesday reported zero casualties from indiscriminate firing during the New Year revelry in Central Luzon. PRO3 regional ...
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Dev’t of 38-ha Bacolod-Silay ecozone starts soon

Business Economy News
BACOLOD CITY — The development of the 38-hectare economic zone (ecozone) in Silay City, Negros Occidental is expected to start early this year. Roberto Montelibano, president of Metro ...
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Benefits of strong RP economy being felt all the way to Zamboanga

Business Economy News
ZAMBOANGA CITY — Preparations are underway for the establishment of the Business One Stop Shop (BOSS) to institutionalize a hassle-free registration of new business permits and renewal of ...
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Marawi Liberated, Fighting Continues

DAY OF CELEBRATION Waving a flag, soldiers aboard an armored personnel carrier celebrate their victory amid gunfire and explosions in Marawi City. —AFP
Peace Philippines
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) ...
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