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ITCZ to Bring Rain Showers in Mindanao, E. Visayas

An intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ) will bring scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in Mindanao and Eastern Visayas Friday, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said. In its 24-hour forecast, Pagasa said the ITCZ will bring moderate to at times heavy rains that may result in flooding or landslides. Metro Manila and the […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: News1 hr. 27 min. ago Related News

Yokohama City Private Sector Visits Cebu

The City of Yokohama, in partnership with Metro Cebu Development and Coordinating Board (MCDCB) arranged a learning visit for the 21 representatives from the business sector of Yokohama City to several sites in Metro Cebu last March 8, 2018. The learning visit of the delegates served as a situationer on what Cebu has in terms […].....»»

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‘Pro-China’ question in civil service exam: CSC breaks silence

The Civil Service Commission has acknowledged the complaint of a civil service exam taker who aired her disdain for a test item that seemed to favor China on the maritime dispute in the West Philippine Sea. “We would regard and take this instance as a sign for us to be more circumspect in constructing test […].....»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: Top3 hr. 27 min. ago Related News

LTFRB orders Grab to suspend P2/min charge

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board has ordered Grab to suspend the imposition of its P2 per minute charge per trip until its legality, which was questioned by a lawmaker, is settled......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 27 min. ago Related News

LTFRB halts Grab’s P2/min. charge

THE LAND Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has ordered transport network company (TNC) Grab Philippines (MyTaxi.PH, Inc.) to suspend its P2 per-minute waiting time charge. The LTFRB ordered the ride-sharing company to immediately suspend the charge until further order from the Board. The issue stemmed from the remarks of PBA Representative Jericho Jonas B. […] The post LTFRB halts Grab’s P2/min. charge appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: News13 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

‘Benitez, Lacson both qualified for guv’

BACOLOD City – Former Negros Occidental Governor Rafael Coscolluela said on April 19, 2018 that both Rep. Alfredo Benitez and Vice Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson are “qualified” to replace outgoing Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. This was the reaction of Coscolluela on the heels of reports that former provincial board member Patrick Lacson has launched an […] The post ‘Benitez, Lacson both qualified for guv’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: News14 hr. 14 min. ago Related News

Gabby Lopez steps down as ABS-CBN chairman

ABS-CBN Corp.’s board of directors has elected Eugenio “Gabby” Lopez as the media and entertainment firm’s chairman emeritus, while his cousin Martin Lopez will succeed him as chairman of the board......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance14 hr. 27 min. ago Related News

Infra spending jumps 44% to P50 billion in February

The government’s infrastructure expenditures in February jumped by nearly 44 percent to P50.5 billion from a year ago level of P35.1 billion as a result of road project completions and other capital outlays of various agencies, the Department of Budget and Management reported yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance14 hr. 27 min. ago Related News

CSC acknowledges complaint regarding ‘pro-China’ item on exam

The Civil Service Commission has acknowledged the complaint of a civil service exam taker who aired her disdain for a test item that seemed to favor China on the maritime dispute in the West Philippine Sea. “We would regard and take this instance as a sign for us to be more circumspect in constructing test […].....»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: Top15 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

LTFRB orders Grab to suspend travel charge

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) ordered Grab Philippines to suspend charging P2 per minute of travel to its passengers effective immediately. “Further to the Order issued by the Board on 17 April 2018 pending extensive review and resolution on the issue of the respondent’s travel time charge of P2 per minute in [...] The post LTFRB orders Grab to suspend travel charge appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: News20 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

Grab warns drivers may leave or vehicles reduced if P2 travel charge scrapped

TRANSPORT network company (TNC) Grab Philippines warned that its drivers may leave or be forced to reduce the number of vehicles serving riders if it would comply with the order of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to stop imposing the P2 per minute travel charge as it filed a motion for reconsideration. [...] The post Grab warns drivers may leave or vehicles reduced if P2 travel charge scrapped appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: News20 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

CSC to be more circumspect after pro-China question raises eyebrows

The Civil Service Commission on Thursday vowed to be "more circumspect" in constructing questions for the civil service exam following a viral tweet claiming that a part of the test was Chinese "propaganda.".....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsApr 19th, 2018Related News

Ayala Land Expands to Kuala Lumpur

The board of Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) has given the go signal to commence with an ambitious residential project in Malaysia, which is reportedly part of the local property giant’s aggressive overseas expansion. ALI President and Chief Executive Officer Bernard Vincent Dy said its Board approved the purchase of 9.25-acre property in Klang Valley area […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsApr 19th, 2018Related News

Gabby Lopez steps down as ABS-CBN chairman

ABS-CBN Corp. chairman Eugenio “Gabby” L. Lopez III has stepped down from his position, making way for Martin “Mark” Lopez, who served as the company’s chief technology officer. Gabby Lopez was elected chairman emeritus during the organizational meeting of the company held on Thursday, April 19. He was chairman of the board of directors since […] The post Gabby Lopez steps down as ABS-CBN chairman appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsApr 19th, 2018Related News

LTFRB suspends P2 per minute charge of Grab

The Land Transportation Franchise and Regulatory Board on Tuesday ordered the suspension of Grab's travel time charge of P2/minute......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: FinanceApr 19th, 2018Related News

LTFRB accredits ride-hailing companies Hype and Hirna

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) approved on Wednesday, April 18, the accreditation of two ride-hailing companies. LTFRB Chairman Martin Delgra III and Board Members Aileen Lizada and Ronaldo Corpus signed Accreditation Numbers 2018-TNC-001 and 2018-TNC-002, allowing Hype Transport Systems Incorporated and Hirna Mobility Solutions ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsApr 19th, 2018Related News

Perfect dumplings, spareribs with Batangas coffee sauce, ‘malunggay’ sorbet–a virtuoso performance by chef Jereme Leung

  I winced as chef Jereme Leung demonstrated his knife skills in rapid-fire movement. There was a rhythm to his motions, the Chinese cleaver pounding on the chopping board like the steady beat of a drum. But there was also danger. He was slicing a piece of char siu pork into thin strips without looking at what he was doing. His fingers seemed perilously close to being cut by the knife, yet he kept on talking to the class, as if unaware of any potential harm. Fortunately, no such harm befell him, and in hindsight I shouldn't have worried. After all, this was Jereme Leung, the renowned chef-owner of China Blue restaurant in Conrad Hotel Manila, and other restaurants all o...Keep on reading: Perfect dumplings, spareribs with Batangas coffee sauce, ‘malunggay’ sorbet–a virtuoso performance by chef Jereme Leung.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Apr 19th, 2018Related News

Alvarez: Rating drop ‘a challenge’

  Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday said that the drop in his net satisfaction rating was a sign that Filipinos had yet to feel the impact of new legislation under his leadership and a "challenge for us to do our work."   The Social Weather Stations' first-quarter survey showed that Alvarez' net satisfaction rating fell to plus 1, from plus 14 in December last year.   "I believe that the 17th Congress has done its job in passing laws that respond to the needs of our people... The SWS survey result, however, shows many of our people have yet to feel the impact of these new laws," he said. --- DJ YAP...Keep on reading: Alvarez: Rating drop ‘a challenge’.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Apr 19th, 2018Related News

LTFRB urged: Suspend Grab’s illegal fee

Lawmakers urged the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board yesterday to suspend Grab’s P2 fee per minute of travel while the agency is looking into the supposedly illegal charges......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsApr 18th, 2018Related News

LTFRB urged: Suspend Grab’s illegal fee

Lawmakers urged the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board yesterday to suspend Grab’s P2 fee per minute of travel while the agency is looking into the supposedly illegal charges......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsApr 18th, 2018Related News