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Severe tropical storm monitored outside of PH – Pagasa

A severe tropical storm is being monitored outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), the state-run weather bureau said on Thursday. The weather disturbance, with international name “Wutip,” was spotted…READ The post Severe tropical storm monitored outside of PH – Pagasa appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Duterte forms task force to expedite Manila Bay rehabilitation

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the creation of an inter-agency task force for the rehabilitation of Manila Bay. Administrative Order (AO) 16, or the order “expediting the rehabilitation and restoration…READ The post Duterte forms task force to expedite Manila Bay rehabilitation appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Samsung folding phone is different – but also almost $2,000

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Samsung unveiled a highly anticipated smartphone with a foldable screen in an attempt to break the innovation funk that has beset the smartphone market. But it’s…READ The post Samsung folding phone is different – but also almost $2,000 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Duterte signs expanded maternity leave, says former top aide

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a bill that would provide 105 to 120 days of paid maternity leave for working mothers in both government and private sectors. Former…READ The post Duterte signs expanded maternity leave, says former top aide appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Palace condoles with family of National Artist Manosa

MALACAÑANG on Thursday condoled with the family of National Artist, Architect Francisco “Bobby” Manosa. Manosa, 88, died on Wednesday from a lingering illness. In a statement, Palace spokesman Salvador Panelo…READ The post Palace condoles with family of National Artist Manosa appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Duterte signs expanded maternity leave, says former top aide

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a bill that would provide 105 to 120 days of paid maternity leave for working mothers in both government and private sectors. Former…READ The post Duterte signs expanded maternity leave, says former top aide appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Palace condoles with family of National Artist Manosa

MALACAÑANG on Thursday condoled with the family of National Artist, Architect Francisco “Bobby” Manosa. Manosa, 88, died on Wednesday from a lingering illness. In a statement, Palace spokesman Salvador Panelo…READ The post Palace condoles with family of National Artist Manosa appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Abu Sayyaf threaten to execute 3 hostages 

ZAMBOANGA CITY — Abu Sayyaf militants, whose group pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, threatened to execute two Indonesian and a Malaysian hostages, being held captive in southern Philippines if…READ The post Abu Sayyaf threaten to execute 3 hostages  appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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3 Filipinos sentenced to jail in Hong Kong for forging bank documents

THREE Filipinos were sentenced to five months in jail in Hong Kong for a suspected money laundering scheme, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said. The DFA said on Wednesday…READ The post 3 Filipinos sentenced to jail in Hong Kong for forging bank documents appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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3 Filipinos sentenced to jail in Hong Kong for forging bank documents

THREE Filipinos were sentenced to five months in jail in Hong Kong for a suspected money laundering scheme, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said. The DFA said on Wednesday…READ The post 3 Filipinos sentenced to jail in Hong Kong for forging bank documents appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Duterte orders NDF consultant to be allowed entry into PH, mulls reopening talks

NATIONAL Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) consultant Fidel Agcaoili will be allowed to enter the country if he comes back, President Rodrigo Duterte said on Tuesday, as he considered…READ The post Duterte orders NDF consultant to be allowed entry into PH, mulls reopening talks appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Duterte to Indonesia, Malaysia: ‘Let’s bond together’ in fight vs piracy

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday urged Indonesia and Malaysia to join forces with the Philippines in combating crime on the high seas, amid the continued kidnappings by Abu Sayyaf bandits….READ The post Duterte to Indonesia, Malaysia: ‘Let’s bond together’ in fight vs piracy appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Pope Francis taps Cardinal Tagle to speak at first Vatican summit on sex abuse

MANILA Archbishop Luis Antonio Tagle will be among the cardinals to speak at the first Vatican summit on sex abuse by the clergy, a news website reported. LifeSiteNews said that…READ The post Pope Francis taps Cardinal Tagle to speak at first Vatican summit on sex abuse appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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BoP surplus hits 6-year high in Jan

The country’s balance of payments (BoP) surplus hit a six-year high in January, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Tuesday. January’s $2.70-billion result was higher than the $2.44-billion…READ The post BoP surplus hits 6-year high in Jan appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Car sales start 2018 with a 15% plunge

Automobile sales continued to contract at the start of the year, plunging 15 percent to 26,888 units from a year earlier following double-digit declines for both the passenger car and…READ The post Car sales start 2018 with a 15% plunge appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Man up in the name of love!

At the start of the month, or even a week or two prior to February 1st, all of us begin to see love symbols everywhere. Roses, cards, and chocolates are…READ The post Man up in the name of love! appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Prolonged PH infra drive requires roadmap – CIAP

The Construction Industry Authority of the Philippines (CIAP) is pushing for a 10-year roadmap for construction to continue the aggressive infrastructure drive in the country even after the term of…READ The post Prolonged PH infra drive requires roadmap – CIAP appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Ayala Corp.’s P75-B capitalization

Mauro Babilonia Badiola is vice president for finance and chief information officer of Boulevard Holdings Inc. (BHI). After selling 2 million BHI common shares at P0.068 each on Feb. 15,…READ The post Ayala Corp.’s P75-B capitalization appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Foreign selling tagged as PSEI falls

THE stock market fell to a month low on Tuesday on account of foreign selling and investors were also said to have repositioned portfolios ahead of the resumption of US-China…READ The post Foreign selling tagged as PSEI falls appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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Tariffication to start March 5, DoF clarifies

The newly-signed Rice Tariffication Act will take effect March 5 instead of the previously announced March 3, the Finance department clarified on Tuesday. “It’s March 5. That would be 15…READ The post Tariffication to start March 5, DoF clarifies appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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