Tuesday, June 2nd 2015

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THE Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center disclosed on Tuesday that nearly 10,000 classrooms have already been completed and delivered through the two phases of the...

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THE children of the 44 Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) commandos who were killed in Mamasapano, Maguindanao, whose scholarship benefits have been approved,...

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AIRPORT customs officials on Tuesday impounded 197 grams of shabu (metamphetamine hydrochloride) worth P1.5 million found inside parcels that arrive on separate flights from...

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A MALACAÑANG body is investigating two associate commissioners of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) for allegedly conspiring to release a Chinese from the bureau’s...

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Scores of representatives from the Philippine government and mining companies pledged on Tuesday to abide by the terms of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative...

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The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) on Wednesday announced the release of P15.9 billion derived from the remittance of government-owned and -controlled corporations...

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Rep. Rodito T. Albano III of Isabela on Tuesday said the Land Transportation Office (LTO) should immediately stop the “coercive or forced” purchase of...

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A legislator has filed a bill calling for the immediate passage of the Magna Carta of Filipino Seafarers, which seeks to guarantee fundamental rights,...
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BEIJING—Restaurant operator KFC said on Monday it filed a lawsuit against three companies in China whose social-media accounts spread false claims about its food, including that its chickens...

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By VG Cabuag MEGAWORLD Corp. on Monday said it will launch its first upscale residential village in the Visayas and Mindanao in its 53-hectare Northill...

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MID-SIZED property developer Torre Lorenzo Development Corp. on Monday said it will focus on its three major luxury projects in Davao City, one of...

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By Lenie Lectura THE Procurement Service-Philippine Government Electronic Procurement System (PS-PhilGEPS) is the first government agency to harness solar power, leading solar solutions provider Propmech...

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By Roderick L. Abad DUE to volatility of the stock market, many still hold back when it comes to investing here as the immediate cashback...

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THE Philippine Charity and Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) is ordered to pay P27 million to DFNN Inc. as liquidated damages for illegally terminating its agreement...
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The Daniella Matar / The Associated Press MILAN—One down, one to go. Alberto Contador clinched his second Giro d’Italia title on Sunday, and immediately turned his attention to...

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PARIS—Roger Federer could be excused if he has a restless night. With thick gray clouds overhead and light slipping away at the end of a...

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By Joel Orellana KENNETH DUREMDES could only chalk up one victory in 14 games during his rookie year as head coach of Adamson University in...

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Don Trollano scored Cagayan Valley’s last nine points in overtime and the Rising Suns subdued AMA University, 107-103, to advance to the semifinals of...

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ALASKA tries to catch Barako Bull atop the leaderboard as it battles an unpredictable NLEX in the opener of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA)...

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PLDT Home Ultera’s victory in the Shakey’s V-League Season 12 Open Conference on Sunday is a major morale booster for Team Philippines’s women’s volleyball...
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By Matt O’Brien / San Jose Mercury News SAN FRANCISCO—Hoping to up its game against rivals, such as Apple, Google on Thursday announced a suite of...

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THE first thing that comes to mind when I think about art, nature and imagery is color. Color, in scientific terms, is simply a...

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By Saba Hamedy / Los Angeles Times San Andreas proved to be no disaster at the box office over the weekend, according to estimates for...

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POOR California gets split in half by seismic activity in San Andreas, director Brad Peyton’s earthquake thriller starring Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino and Alexandra...

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By Vicki Payne / The Charlotte Observer HAVE you ever fallen for a light fixture or range hood but thought you couldn’t have it in...

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Well, apparently, being bland, boring and basic can make you a style icon. You just have to wear something conventional, nondescript and unpretentious. That...
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By Randy S. Peregrino WHEN you look at the third-generation Kia Sportage 4x2 diesel variant, there is no doubt that it exudes a robust visual...

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YOU know an sport-utility vehicle (SUV) is special when the manufacturer pays attention to the smallest detail inside the vehicle. The Covenant Car Co....

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VOLKSWAGEN has been known globally as one of the leading diesel engine manufacturers who have partnered with Mercedes-Benz and other companies to market the...

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APRIL 1, 2015–the date when dark days befell new car owners. This writer even remembers a friend who could not take delight in the...

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HERE’S to the Senate for knocking some sense on some of the coconuts at the Land Transportation Office (LTO) led by my tocayo, Alfonso...

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Story and photo by Ronald Rey M. de los Reyes IF the Mitsubishi Mirage was a person, this writer would fancy this elfin car as...

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Story & photos by Ronald Rey M. de los Reyes THE Queen City of the South was roused by a fun and electrifying vibe as...

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By Tet Andolong FOLLOWING its successful launch in Bangkok just a couple of months ago, the all-new Ford Everest finally rolled out in Manila on...

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Story and photos by Randy S. Peregrino NOTHING is more engaging than driving around the country’s well-known sugarbowl with BMW’s initial multipurpose vehicle and its...

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FOR two scorching days, Cebu was heroically wrapped in history as it basked in the glory of its first taste of a unique street...
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THE real-estate unit of construction firm, AM Oreta & Co., said on Thursday that it is all set to turn over and fully operate...

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AFTER a couple of projects launched last year, Ayala Land’s economic housing arm, Amaia, is launching another  community in Lipa City, Batangas, as part...

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By Rizal Raoul Reyes THE continuous growth of the Philippine economy has boosted all segments of the property sector. For instance, the Bonifacio Global City...

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TWO weekends ago I had the opportunity to share some ideas and best practices in terms of city priming and provenance-building, based on our experience...

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By Tet Andolong RESIDENT weather anchor of TV Patrol and biodiversity advocate Alejandro Ilagan Atienza, better known as Kuya Kim, recently signed up with Holcim...

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IMAGINE a vast amount of land dedicated to providing its residents a thriving lifestyle center, a secure and stylish neighborhood, and an innovative business...
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  NEW DELHI—Four months after becoming prime minister, Narendra Modi stunned Indians by picking up a crude straw broom and, holding it like a dance...

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By Nancy Benac | The Associated Press NEW LONDON, Connecticut—President Barack Obama has argued for action on climate change as a matter of health, environmental...

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By Marianne Sarmiento / Special to the BusinessMirror WITH only six months to the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP 21) to the United Nations Framework Convention...
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Drugs to increase bone strength that have reaped billions of dollars in sales aren’t worth the cost and the risk of side effects, researchers...

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FILIPINO experts working on boosting climate resilience and green growth in major watersheds visited several eco-town centers in Japan to learn how to harmonize ecological...

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Geraldine Bulaon-Ducusin / S&T Media Service ‘YOUR skill is enough capital to start a business.” A religious brother from Don Bosco Mandaluyong Technical College said this...
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By Sahlee B. Barrer | Special to the BusinessMirror More than 20 years after it first gained ground, sustainable development continues to drive global development...

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GUMASA, Glan—The Sarangani Bay Festival—an annual event which promotes Sarangani as an ecotourism hub—saw Smart Communications (Smart) hosting a series of events in partnership...

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By Gregg Yan FISHKEEPING is part art, part science. The world’s most popular hobby after photography.  It comes in many forms—a prized Arowana gliding languidly in...
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The special investigating unit (SIU) formed by the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) to probe the record-high power rates in 2013 has named 12 power...

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has completed the road concreting and widening of two routes along Sarangani-Davao del Sur Coastal Road...

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Senate President Franklin M. Drilon vowed on Tuesday to prioritize measures that will modernize the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), following a fire that...

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  William, who grew up in Davao City, was only 18 when he went to Metro Manila to study in one of the country’s most...

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Aveen Acuna-Gulo is now 51 and she has three children.  When they were still kids, she used to bring her children to hospital due...

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Living a healthy lifestyle could be one of the most difficult tasks in life, it is not just about discipline but it is about...

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 Spice things up with the new Nova Jalapeño Turn the heat up with the newest Jack ‘n Jill Nova flavor, Jalapeño. The fiber-rich multigrain snack now comes...

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 Earn Your Armour: Fight Form: Elite Edition kicks off Under Armour Philippines officially launched the first leg of its “Earn Your Armour” campaign with the...
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Matt Day | The Seattle Times SEATTLE—For August Hill, the job offer from Microsoft was a dream come true. The soft-spoken developer started his career...

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NEW YORK—There will be prayer vigils and pilgrimages, policy briefings and seminars, and sermons in parishes from the US to the Philippines. When Pope Francis...

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By Corazon Damo-Santiago The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary to Elizabeth is a “very womanly” story of faith inspired by the Holy Spirit. Mary and...

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BY placing more information at the fingertips of both franchisees and their clients, Suds Laundry and Dry Cleaning’s Caloy Ang hopes to bring unprecedented efficiency to...

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The China General Chamber of Commerce (CGCC), China’s biggest business organization, committed to send a big delegation  to the 17th Asia Pacific Retailers Convention and...

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Regional Director Marilou Quinco-Toledo of the Department of Trade and Industry  (DTI) Calabarzon announced on May 25 the launching of a “Negosyo” (Business) Center...
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