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MPIC, Megawide seeking partners for Sangley bid

Conglomerates Metro Pacific Investments Corp. and Megawide Construction Corp. are scouting for possible partners as they are set to compete in a bid to develop the Sangley Airport into a world-class international gateway together with the Cavite provincial government......»»

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NorthPort books ticket to q’finals

Games Wednesday (Ynares Center, Antipolo).....»»

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Storm Ramon, LPA to bring rains in Central, Eastern Visayas

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Keep your rain gears close as cloudy skies and scattered rains may continue to affect Eastern and Central Visayas. The state weather bureau is currently monitoring three weather systems within and surrounding the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR). Joseph Gerald Merlas, a meteorologist of the Mactan Station of the Philippine Atmospheric […] The post Storm Ramon, LPA to bring rains in Central, Eastern Visayas appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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A volleyball serve like no other done by a 10-year-old boy from Iloilo

CEBU CITY, Philippines— A volleyball game to many is something serious. But what’s a volleyball game without a little comedy in between those serious rallies. And one of the officiating referees from the game in Pavia Iloilo captured a unique kind of service done by one of the players. Harold Jun Cañonaso, 34, uploaded on […] The post A volleyball serve like no other done by a 10-year-old boy from Iloilo appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Motor banca sinks in Siquijor: 11 people rescued; 8 drums of fuel recovered

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) in Siquijor rescued 11 passengers and crew members of a motor banca that capsized in seas off San Juan town, Siquijor on Saturday, November 16. The motor banca came from Dipolog City and was heading to Masbate when it encountered big waves causing it to capsize, […] The post Motor banca sinks in Siquijor: 11 people rescued; 8 drums of fuel recovered appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Scenes from the fire that hit Maribago High School

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Firefighters are battling as of 5 p.m. of November 17 an ongoing fire that has already damaged at least nine classrooms at the Maribago High School in Barangay Maribago in Lapu-Lapu City. According to the Lapu-Lapu City Fire Department, they received the fire alarm at past 4 p.m. and the fire […] The post Scenes from the fire that hit Maribago High School appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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4-peat champ: USC Warriors clinches Cesafi collegiate football title, again

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The University of San Carlos (USC) Warriors clinched their fourth straight Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. (Cesafi) collegiate football title via a 3-0 blanking of the University of Cebu (UC) Webmasters on Sunday afternoon, November 17, 2019, at the Cebu City Sports Center.  USC was already up by 1-0 during the first […] The post 4-peat champ: USC Warriors clinches Cesafi collegiate football title, again appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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‘Drunk’ guard caught forcibly entering store in Compostela to drink more beer

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 40-year-old “drunk” security guard was caught stealing and drinking beer inside a convenience store at past midnight of November 17 in Compostela town in northern Cebu. Mark Lloyd Sajolna of  Barangay Tabok of Liloan town claimed that he was too drunk to know what he was doing and that he […] The post ‘Drunk’ guard caught forcibly entering store in Compostela to drink more beer appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Cop hunted for shooting incident in Dalaguete wake

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Dalaguete police are conducting a hot pursuit operation to look for a fellow police officer, who allegedly ended up shooting a man whom he was playing a card game, “tong-its,” with in a wake in Barangay Langkas, Dalaguete, Cebu around 2 a.m. today, November 17, 2019. Bobet Delpuso, 30, of Barangay […] The post Cop hunted for shooting incident in Dalaguete wake appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Cebu City cop hunted for shooting ‘tong-its’ player during Dalaguete wake

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A police officer assigned at the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) is in a lot of trouble after he allegedly shot at a Dalaguete resident for refusing to play “tong-its,” a card game, during a wake on the early morning of November 17 in Barangay Langkas in Dalaguete town in southern […] The post Cebu City cop hunted for shooting ‘tong-its’ player during Dalaguete wake appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Six classrooms damaged by fire at Maribago High School

LAPU-LAPU City, Cebu — Six classrooms were destroyed and three were damaged by the fire this afternoon, November 17, at the Maribago High School in Barangay Maribago in Lapu-Lapu City. SFO1 Hadjiluden Samonte, Lapu-Lapu City Fire Central District investigator, said they estimated the damage to property at P160,000. No one was harmed or injured during […] The post Six classrooms damaged by fire at Maribago High School appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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A retired Fil-Am nurse tells US friends: ‘If you want to see Cebu, join Suroy Suroy Sugbo’

TALISAY CITY, Cebu — Fe Wilson, 78, has completed her fifth Suroy Suroy Sugbo. Wilson, a native of Compostela town, and her American husband, Sam, are among the 147 paying participants during the Southern Heritage Trail from November 15 to 17, 2019. “It was really nice. This is my second time going to the south. […] The post A retired Fil-Am nurse tells US friends: ‘If you want to see Cebu, join Suroy Suroy Sugbo’ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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MPIC still studying Sangley bid

Metro Pacific Investments Corporation (MPIC) is currently studying the bidding documents for the redevelopment of the $10 billion Sangley Point International Airport project in Cavite.    “We already bought the bidding documents and we will take a serious look at it,” MPIC Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan recently told reporters in a chance interview.    “I […] The post MPIC still studying Sangley bid appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Tickets para sa SEAG, ibinibenta na

Manila, Philippines – Sinimulan na ang bentahan ng mga ticket para sa opening rites at ilang sports events sa 2019 Southeast Asian Games. Nakatakda sa Nobyembre 30 ang opening ceremonies sa Philippine Stadium. Inaasahang sisilaban ni Pambansang Kamao Manny Pacquiao ang SEA Games cauldron bilang panimula ng biennial games. Nagkakahalaga ng P1,000 hanggang P12,000 ang […] The post Tickets para sa SEAG, ibinibenta na appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: News15 hr. 40 min. ago Related News

Parks a boost to mental health worth trillions, study notes

PARIS—Spending time outdoors is long understood to offer mental health perks, including reduced stress, improved sleep and enhanced cognition. But these public spaces might also benefit the global economy, new research suggests. Visits to national parks around the world may result in improved mental health valued at about $6 trillion (5.4 trillion euros), according to […] The post Parks a boost to mental health worth trillions, study notes appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: News18 hr. 41 min. ago Related News

‘110 percent’ effort needed for SWU-Phinma in finals battle with UV

Cebu City, Philippines—For the Southwestern University (SWU)-Phinma Cobras, their chances of winning the title over the defending champion University of the Visayas (UV) Green Lancers would depend on the efforts the players will show on the court on game day. SWU-Phinma big man Dyll Roncal knows perfectly what this means. “For us to beat them, […] The post ‘110 percent’ effort needed for SWU-Phinma in finals battle with UV appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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In major green thrust, SMC to shift to biodegradable plastic packaging

San Miguel Corp. (SMC)—the country’s largest conglomerate—is set to become the first Filipino company to utilize fully certified biodegradable plastic packaging. The company, which is also Southeast Asia’s largest food processor, said it was tapping a local firm that has been developing and testing the technology in the last five years. SMC will initially use […] The post In major green thrust, SMC to shift to biodegradable plastic packaging appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Awaken the strong woman in you

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Self-worth is often neglected when in a relationship. Falling in love sometimes kills the fighter in us and that should not be the case. If you feel like you are not taken seriously in your relationship, open that door and walk out. You deserve someone better. A strong woman like you and I […] The post Awaken the strong woman in you appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Chinese-Filipinos resent ‘unfair’ drug dealer stereotype

The Chinese-Filipino community is against being stereotyped as drug dealers amid claims by officials that the bulk of the narcotics sold in the Philippines comes from China and that members of the community were involved in the narcotics trade, according to a business group. Such “unfair stereotypes” might lead to unnecessary conflicts and misunderstandings between […] The post Chinese-Filipinos resent ‘unfair’ drug dealer stereotype appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Chinese troops join Hong Kong cleanup as protesters retreat

  HONG KONG — Chinese troops came out of the barracks in Hong Kong on Saturday — not to quell protests but to help clean up. It was a rare public appearance by the People’s Liberation Army on the streets of the semi-autonomous territory, where the local government’s inability to end more than five months […] The post Chinese troops join Hong Kong cleanup as protesters retreat appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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