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Image from page 542 of “The Philippine journal of science” (1906) – Manila Picture

Identifier: philippinejourna91914phil Title: The Philippine journal of science Year: 1906 (1900s) Authors: Philippines. National Science Development Board Philippines. Bureau of Science Philippines. Dept. of Agriculture and Commerce Institute of Science (Philippines) Institute of Science and Technology (Philippines) National Institute of Science and Technology (Philippines) Philippines. National Science and Technology Authority Industrial Technology Development Institute (Philippines)… link: Image from page 542 of “The Philippine journal of science” (1906) – Manila Picture.....»»

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Outstanding Filipino children’s books

The Philippine Board on Books for Young People and the National Book Development Board recently awarded the National Children’s Book Awards to nine books published in 2016 and 2017. Here are two of them......»»

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Napocor seeks higher adjustment on universal charge

State-run National Power Corp. (Napocor) is seeking a higher adjustment on the universal charge (UC) to cover more than P17 billion in subsidies to power up off-grid areas next year and on account of higher fuel cost as a result of the additional excise tax under the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Act......»»

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PBA board tackles Gilas woes

The PBA Board of Governors sits down in a meeting Thursday to tackle the concerns of the national team, including its participation in the Asian Games in Indonesia next month and the possible substitutes to suspended Gilas players......»»

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PVL: Adamson off to strong start, routs Perpetual

  Adamson made quick work of Perpetual Help, 25-19, 25-18, 25-16, in the 2018 Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference women's openeron Saturdayat Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. Down 10-12 in the third set, the Lady Falcons uncorked a 15-4 bomb to seal the result. "Our game was sloppy and messy. Our defense and first ball was all over the place," Adamson head coach Airess Padda said. Three straight errors from the Lady Altas gave Adamson the second frame. The Lady Falcons had 12 blocks while Perpetual only had four. Eli Soyud delivered 17 points for Adamson while Chiara Permentilla added 13. Maria Tripoli had 12 for the Lady Altas. Justin Robert Vale...Keep on reading: PVL: Adamson off to strong start, routs Perpetual.....»»

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Criminology student huli sa dalang ‘damo’

TAGUM CITY – Arestado sa Tagum City Police ang 22-anyos na criminology student matapos maharang sa checkpoint dahil sa dala nitong marijuana sa Durian Avenue Barangay Madaum, Tagum City, Huwebes ng madaling araw. Source link link: Criminology student huli sa dalang ‘damo’.....»»

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Joe III to sue MIWD board, too

ILOILO City Mayor Jose “Joe” Espinosa III said he is contemplating on charges against the incumbent board of directors of the Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) whom he accused of having vested interests in the water utility. Espinosa said he plans to charge them for “overstaying” in their position and “illegally receiving salaries” following the […] The post Joe III to sue MIWD board, too appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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BSP hints at strong monetary adjustment on Aug 9

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas hinted at a strong follow-through monetary adjustment when the Monetary Board meets on Aug. 9 as it takes into account the potential price pressures of excessive volatility in the foreign exchange market......»»

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Central bank says ‘considering strong follow-through monetary adjustment’

THE BANGKO Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), in its clearest statement lately on future policy steps, said on Friday that it was “considering strong follow-through monetary adjustment at the next meeting of the Monetary Board in August” in a bid to rein in price pressures......»»

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Village official, 3 inmates killed in shooting incidents in Cebu

A BARANGAY (village) councilor and three inmates were shot dead in separate shooting incidents in Talisay City, Cebu on Friday morning. Art Stephen Bas, 25, an incumbent councilor of Barangay Lagtang, sustained several gunshot wounds and died on the spot. Initial investigation revealed that Bas was on board his white Ford Everest (ZMV 596) sports utility vehicle [...] The post Village official, 3 inmates killed in shooting incidents in Cebu appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Boxing at 2020 Olympics remains in doubt

Boxing could still be axed from the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo after the IOC admitted Thursday that concerns remain over the sport's governance and management by the International Boxing Federation (AIBA). "The IOC Executive Board received a report on the AIBA situation and highlighted its significant ongoing concern with a number of key areas... that require further information and confirmation," said an IOC statement. These areas involved "governance, ethical and financial management". In February, the IOC said they had been "extremely worried" and "extremely preoccupied" by the nomination of Uzbek businessman Gafur Rakhimov for the AIBA's interim presidency. "The IOC execu...Keep on reading: Boxing at 2020 Olympics remains in doubt.....»»

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BI Orders Deportation of Aussie Nun

The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Thursday ordered the deportation and inclusion in its blacklist of missionary nun Patricia Anne Fox, barring her from re-entering the Philippines. In a 10-page decision, the BI Board of Commissioners, headed by Commissioner Jaime Morente, said the Australian nun has violated the conditions of her missionary visa and for […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsJul 20th, 2018Related News

Barangay Councilor Gunned at SRP

A Barangay Councilor of Lagtang, Talisay City was gunned down by armed assailants on board a motorcycle at the South Road Properties (SRP), Friday, July 20, 2018. Newly elected Lagtang barangay councilor, Art Stephen Bas was traversing the SRP road, Sitio Bihonan, Brgy. Cansojong, Talisay City in his white Ford Everest around 8:15 AM when […].....»»

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NCAA: Escamis, Red Robins exact revenge on Jr. Blazers

STANDINGS PERPETUAL 2-0 ARELLANO 1-0 LPU 2-1 JRU 1-1 LSGH 1-1 MAPUA 1-1 SAN SEBASTIAN 1-1 LETRAN 0-1 SAN BEDA 0-1 EAC 0-2 This early in the NCAA 94 Juniors Basketball Tournament, the finalists from a year ago have faced off. It was the same close contest for Mapua High School and College of St. Benilde-La Salle Greenhills, but the result was definitely different. Clint Escamis did the heavy lifting while Dan Arches and Jonnel Policarpio provided the backup as the Red Robins avenged their Finals loss to the Junior Blazers with a convincing 95-81 victory on Friday at the Filoil Flying V Centre. Escamis, who fouled out in his first game in the season, bounced back big-time with 28 points, seven rebounds, and three assists. “Ginawa lang talaga namin yung gameplan namin. Nagbunga naman yung preparations namin so credit talaga sa mga bata,” head coach Randy Alcantara said post-game. The graduating guard also stepped up when it mattered most, dropping 10 of his output in the final frame. It was Escamis’ highlight layup and triple that capped off a massive 32-11 tidal wave bridging the third and fourth quarters that broke open a tied tally of 59 all and built up a 91-70 advantage in favor of Mapua. Arches and Policarpio did their part during that run and the former finished with 16 points, five rebounds, and four assists while the latter ended with 15 markers and four boards to help the Red Robins get into the win column after experiencing an upset to start the season. Last year, CSB-LSGH bested Mapua in three games to capture its first-ever championship. Now, the Red Robins are nothing but determined to reclaim the crown they were wearing before last season. “Siyempre, may gigil, pero dapat composed. Siyempre, ‘di kami papayag na 0-2 kami,” Alcantara said. For the defending champions, Joshua David fronted the effort with 19 points and eight rebounds while Joel Cagulangan had 14 markers, seven assists, and six boards. They suffer their first setback after a tournament-opening win. Meanwhile, Lyceum of the Philippines University is now streaking after John Barba lifted them over Jose Rizal University, 88-87. Barba dropped 30 points, including the basket and bonus in the dying seconds that proved to be the difference for the Junior Pirates. He also had eight rebounds, three assists, and three steals in the Junior Pirates’ second straight win in three games. On the other hand, the Light Bombers lost for the first time in two games despite a career-best effort from John Amores who scored 32 points. BOX SCORES FIRST GAME MAPUA 95 – Escamis 28, Arches 16, Policarpio 15, Hernandez 11, Sarias 10, Mariano 10, Dennison 2, Diaz 2, Quimado 1, Smith 0 CSB-LSGH 81 – David 19, Cagulangan 14, Fornilos 14, Mosqueda 12, Calimag 10, Sangco 4, Morales 4, Cortez 2, Natividad 2, Lao 0, Valenzuela 0, Palencia 0 QUARTER SCORES: 21-17, 49-39, 72-61, 95-81 SECOND GAME LPU 88 – Barba 30, Guadana 21, Tulabut 10, De Leon 6, Caringal 6, Jugar 5, Omandac 3, Ragasa 3, De Guia 2, Gudmalin 2, Pagdanganan 0, Nocal 0 JRU 87 – Amores 32, Portales 13, Delos Santos 11, Buno 10, Baluyot 9, Vasquez 5, Dionisio 4, Macatangay 3, Icban 0, Mendoza 0 QUARTER SCORES: 23-24, 42-44, 65-60, 88-87 --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJul 20th, 2018Related News

Pateros, Taguig shift to E-jeeps

After operating traditional jeepneys for more than 30 years, two transport cooperatives in Pateros and Taguig City have switched to public utility vehicles (PUV) that are compliant with the government’s PUV Modernization Program (PUVMP). The Department of Transportation (DoTr) and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) awarded Wednesday a provisional authority (PA) for […].....»»

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Are Filipinos still in control of MPIC board?

THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) may want to change the system of scrutinizing the ownership of listed companies. Instead of relying on the ownership of the number of common and voting preferred shares, they could, if they wanted to, scrutinize the composition of the boards for them to [...] The post Are Filipinos still in control of MPIC board? appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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BoP deficit tops $3B in first half ‘blowout’

THE country’s balance of payments (BoP) deficit further widened in June, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Thursday, hitting a 19-month high and boosting the year-to-date figure past the $3-billion mark. The $1.177-billion result followed May’s $583-million shortfall and was also wider than the $569 million recorded a year earlier. It was the [...] The post BoP deficit tops $3B in first half ‘blowout’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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City mayor rapped over MIWD board appointment

THE Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD) has filed criminal and administrative charges against Iloilo City Mayor Jose “Joe” Espinosa III before the Office of the Ombudsman relative to the latter’s appointment of a new set of MIWD board of directors. MIWD legal counsel Roy Villa said they filed two counts of usurpation of official functions […] The post City mayor rapped over MIWD board appointment appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program

International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach from Germany, opens the International Olympic Committee, IOC, executive board meeting, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Wednesday, July 18, 2018.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsJul 19th, 2018Related News

BOI registrations jump 28% in first half, says Lopez

Investment pledges approved by the Board of Investments likely grew close to 28 percent in the first semester from a year ago, the country’s top trade official said yesterday......»»

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