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DENR to fast-track approvals for Boracay sewage treatment plants

THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said it has reached an agreement with private-sector Boracay stakeholders regarding the construction of sewage treatment plants for the resort island. The DENR said it signed the agreement Saturday with the Boracay Foundation, Inc., the Boracay Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines and the Iloilo chapter of […] The post DENR to fast-track approvals for Boracay sewage treatment plants appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

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DoE forecast for peak power demand exceeded on May 17

PEAK power demand in Luzon has exceeded the Energy department’s forecast after hitting 10,688 megawatts (MW) on May 17, National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) said on Tuesday as the system operator moves to fast-track a crucial transmission line project in Metro Manila. NGCP said the Department of Energy (DoE) had earlier predicted power […] The post DoE forecast for peak power demand exceeded on May 17 appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

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Traffic is the problem says CCP’s new chairperson Margie Moran

TRAFFIC, and not the misconception that art is elitist, is the reason why many find the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) to be, literally and figuratively, hard to reach, said the CCP’s new chairperson, Margarita “Margie” Moran Floreindo. The former president of CCP resident company Ballet Philippines (BP), speaking to the press after her […] The post Traffic is the problem says CCP’s new chairperson Margie Moran appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

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Revolution Precrafted bags Puerto Rico project

REVOLUTION Precrafted Properties Philippines, Inc. has been tapped by Grupo Cacho, Inc. to deliver more than 2,000 residential villas in Puerto Rico, bagging its fifth international deal in the last six months. The Antonio-led company said in a statement that it has recently signed an agreement with the Puerto Rican real estate firm for the […] The post Revolution Precrafted bags Puerto Rico project appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

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Where To Next: Hakuba, Japan—Probably The Closest Snowboard Haven From The Philippines!

Finally, a place you can get the best slopes all to yourself!.....»»

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DTI RECEIVES QUICK CHARGING STATION TO PROMOTE E-VEHICLES IN PH

  DTI RECEIVES QUICK CHARGING STATION TO PROMOTE E-VEHICLES IN PH. Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez (right) and Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC) President and CEO Mutsuhiro Oshikiri (left) unveiled an electric vehicle (EV) quick charging station at the Board of Investments (BOI) compound in Makati City on 21 May 2018. In […].....»»

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PRRD to Break Ground for PNP, AFP Housing Project in NegOcc

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte will lead today’s ground breaking ceremony of a new housing project for the Philippine National Police (PNP) and Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) in Talisay City, Negros Occidental. The housing village called Vista Alegre Homes in Barangay Dos Hermanas, will build an initial 1,000 duplex-type housing units which will sit […].....»»

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PH Banking Sector Organizes 1st Blockchain Group

The country’s banking sector is set to spawn its first blockchain-related organization, the Blockchain Association of the Philippines (BAP) next week. The BAP will be led by Union Bank of the Philippines, one of the first enterprises in the country to integrate the blockchain system in its business operation. UnionBank Chairman Justo Ortiz will also […].....»»

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DOH urged kids to undergo anti-measles vaccination

DAVAO CITY, Philippines– The Department of Health in Region 11 has emphasized the need for children to undergo anti-measles vaccination........»»

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It s over for Gabbi Garcia, Ruru Madrid love team

MANILA, Philippines – GMA 7 actress and singer Gabbi Garcia confirmed that her tandem with Ruru Madrid is finished. The "All I Need" singer issued the statement via Twitter on Tuesday, May 22. "I honestly learned a lot from the past years, may it be personal/work," she wrote. " I got ........»»

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PhilHealth OIC says she s out to protect people s money

MANILA, Philippines – Amid questions on her travel expenses of more than half a million pesos in just a year in office, the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) interim president said she is out to “protect people’s money” to ensure better healthcare for Filipinos. PhilHealth Officer-in-Charge Celestina Jude de la ........»»

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Zuckerberg testimony to EU Parliament to be livestreamed

MANILA, Philippines – Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg agreed to a change in his testimony regarding the Cambridge Analytica data privacy scandal to the European Parliament, with the change allowing for livestreaming of the proceedings happening Tuesday, May 22 (May 23, Manila time).  Facebook earlier admitted up to 2.7 million people in the ........»»

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11 out of 87 kids died of dengue despite Dengvaxia shot – DOH

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) said the latest data showed that 11 out of 87 children who died after receiving at least one dose of Dengvaxia had dengue despite their vaccination. DOH Undersecretary Enrique Domingo gave the figures, which were as of May 15, to ........»»

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WATCH: LeBron James surpasses Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in playoff field goals made

MANILA, Philippines – On Tuesday, May 22, Manila time, LeBron James just added another personal milestone to a very long list of achievements. With 3:07 left in the second quarter of Game 4 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics, James calmly sank a mid-range jumper to surpass Hall of Famer ........»»

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Senate asks Duterte to certify proposed BBL as urgent to meet June 2 deadline

MANILA, Philippines – With only 5 session days left, Senate leaders asked President Rodrigo Duterte to certify the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) as urgent. (READ:  BBL needs a push from Duterte to become law before SONA ) In a letter dated May 21, Senate President Vicente Sotto III and Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri said the chamber seeks to ........»»

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Will Malacañang look into Mark Tolentino s Mindanao railway allegations?

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte may have fired transportation assistant secretary Mark Tolentino, but will he or Malacañang still look into the former official's  claims that the Mindanao Railway project is being delayed to ensure it is funded through a foreign loan? Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque was asked ........»»

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Former Azkal Chieffy Caligdong to coach Perpetual Help football

MANILA, Philippines – Perpetual Help has tapped Azkals legend Emelio "Chieffy" Caligdong as its new football coach, and the team is eyeing its first football National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) title in more than two decades. Caligdong, who has retired from national team duties 4 years ago, has taken over the reins ........»»

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Fr Mark Ventura s bishop hits unfounded rumors on his murder

MANILA, Philippines – Tuguegarao Archbishop Sergio Utleg criticized "unfounded rumors and malicious insinuations" about the murder of Cagayan priest Father Mark Ventura. Utleg made the statement as President Rodrigo Duterte justified Ventura's murder by alleging that the priest had illicit affairs.  "Obviously, he had enemies. We ........»»

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Intramuros Administration explains non-use of P18M for brand campaign

MANILA, Philippines – The P18 million allocated for rebranding heritage site Intramuros was not used because of the 2016 election ban on spending and the lack of an Intramuros Administration (IA) head for the first 9 months of the Duterte presidency. This was the explanation given by IA Administrator Guiller Asido ........»»

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Ranz Kyle, Niana Guerrero s manager on what it takes to be a social media star

MANILA, Philippines – Amron Lopez’s job is pretty unconventional — after all, part of it is taking care of the careers of social media stars, young talents who have built their careers on YouTube channels and Instagram feeds rather than the usual TV or print. Among his clients are Luke Korns ........»»

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