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PRRD eyes ‘immediate ceasefire’ with Reds but on certain conditions

Peace Philippines
Story by PNA MANILA — President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Tuesday said he is eyeing for an immediate ceasefire with the New People’s Army (NPA) but insisted on certain ...
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Harnessing efficient, climate-proof renewable energy for PH

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

federalism, philippines
Economy Opinion Philippines World
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 ...
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Filipino boy shields mother cat in labor from deadly typhoon

Philippines
Flashback to 2015 – Typhoon Egay is slamming into the Philippines, bringing heavy rain and fierce winds. But as Metro Manila begins flooding and people run for shelter, ...
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Senate OKs using Malampaya fund to lower electric bills

Consumer Philippines
The Senate on Monday unanimously voted to pass a bill seeking to reduce electricity rates. Senate Bill No. 1950, known as the “Murang Kuryente Act”, would utilize the ...
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PH gets best corruption index score in 5 years

News Philippines
International anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International released on Tuesday its 2018 Corruption Perception Index (CPI). This year, the Philippines receive its best score in the last five years and ...
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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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