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Three nabbed in drug sting

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Three persons including two women were arrested in a drug buy-bust operation evening of Dec 13, 2018 at Brgy. Punta Tabuc here. The Regional Drug Enforcement Unit (RDEU6) and the Roxas City PNP collared Leah Gee Mendoza, 26; her live-in partner Jose Alba, 27, a security guard of a private hospital […] The post Three nabbed in drug sting appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Hotel gets bomb threat

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – A hotel in Brgy. Banica here received a bomb threat morning of Dec 14, 2018. Kapis Mansyon Hotel received the threat via email from a certain Jamaal Graver who used the email address janine@brfrutnol.com. The sender informed the owner that bombs were planted inside the hotel premises and will explode if […] The post Hotel gets bomb threat appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Cop’s daughter, 6 others fall in twin drug stings

POLICE arrested seven persons in two related anti-narcotics operations evening of Dec. 12, 2018 in Iloilo City. The first operation led to the arrest of Arquie Milliam, 18, of Barangay Calumpang, Molo, Iloilo City; Liara Mae Aquiño, 24, of Barangay Agbatuan, Anilao, Iloilo; and Vanjie Benedicto, 27, and Carla Mae Cortez, 30, both residents of […] The post Cop’s daughter, 6 others fall in twin drug stings appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Gray’s ‘slo-mo twirl’ wows netizens – manilastandard.net

Gray’s ‘slo-mo twirl’ wows netizens  manilastandard.net It was the “slo-mo twirl” that left mouths agape across the world, and certainly left fans of Catriona Gray, the Philippines’ bet in the 2018 Miss Universe pageant, … Source link link: Gray’s ‘slo-mo twirl’ wows netizens – manilastandard.net.....»»

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DoT gives up 2018 tourist target – The Manila Times

DoT gives up 2018 tourist target  The Manila Times The Department of Tourism (DoT) on Thursday said it was not confident of reaching its 7.4 million tourist arrival target for the year, as the industry faced heavy … Source link link: DoT gives up 2018 tourist target – The Manila Times.....»»

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Catriona Gray: Filipinas are one in a billion – Manila Video

On December 17, Miss Universe Philippines 2018 Catriona Gray is expected to slay her way to the crown. The universe is yet to witness another showcase of beauty and confidence with Catriona’s now famous slow-mo turn and lava walk. But more than her runway skills, MBody asks: What makes a Filipina strong? Hear it from… link: Catriona Gray: Filipinas are one in a billion – Manila Video.....»»

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Why Melbourne is the most liveable city

Welcome to Melbourne, the most liveable city in the world," proudly said Nigel, our friendly driver-tour guide. He readily backed his claim by quoting a recent report that Melbourne, Australia, remains among "the world's most liveable cities" for 2018.   The Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Survey ranks Melbourne second only to Vienna, Austria. Interestingly, it was only this year that Vienna ranked first in the survey, while Melbourne has held the title for a record seven consecutive years.   The list includes Osaka (Japan), Calgary (Canada), Sydney (Australia), Vancouver (Canada), Tokyo (Japan), Toronto (Canada), Copenhagen (Denmark) and Adelai...Keep on reading: Why Melbourne is the most liveable city.....»»

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Jollibee now owns 100% of US hamburger chain

Globalizing Filipino fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) has raised its stake in American hamburger chain Smashburger to 100 percent as the group braced for rapid expansion in the United States, one of its single largest overseas markets.   In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange on Friday, JFC announced it had acquired the 15 percent remaining interest in Smashburger held by BurgerMaster LLC for $10 million.   JFC, now the sole owner of the Smashburger business, also announced plans to inject more capital into this business by converting the $80-million loan of its unit Bee Good! into equity before the end of 2018. This is to "strongly support" the ...Keep on reading: Jollibee now owns 100% of US hamburger chain.....»»

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PH’s 2018 dollar outflow blows through BSP’s worst-case forecast

  The amount of dollars spent by the Philippines will outstrip its total dollars earnings by a significantly higher gap this year than government planners' already pessimistic projections, the latest data from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas revealed on Friday.   In a press briefing, BSP officials said that they expect the country's balance of payments ---the aggregate net value of all transactions between the local economy and the rest of the world---to end 2018 at a deficit of $5.5 billion.   This marks a 266-percent increase in the expected net dollar outflows from the $1.5-billion yearend deficit the central bank projected just six months ago which was, ...Keep on reading: PH’s 2018 dollar outflow blows through BSP’s worst-case forecast.....»»

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December 15, 2018 Visayas Weather Forecast

VALID BEGINNING: 6:00 AM today until 6:00 AM tomorrow SYNOPSIS: Northeast monsoon is affecting Luzon Forecast: Sunny periods & partly cloudy skies with isolated light to moderate rainshowers/thunderstorms Winds: 30-40 KPH NE Coastal Waters: Mod (1.25-2.5m) Temp: 25-31°C Maximum Heat index: 36°C PAGASA.....»»

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PH Growth 2nd Fastest in Southeast Asia: ADB

The Philippines is expected to become the second fastest growing economy in Southeast Asia after Vietnam over the next years, supported by robust public and private investment, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said. In a supplement to its Asian Development Outlook 2018 Update report released on Wednesday, the ADB maintained its economic growth outlook for […].....»»

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The STAR Cover December 15, 2018

The STAR Cover December 15, 2018.....»»

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Lotto results for December 14, 2018

EZ2 - 30 29 3 digits (In exact order) (11am draw) - 3 3 3 (4pm draw) - 5 4 1 (Evening draw) - 1 4 0 4 digits - 4 5 7 9 6/45 MegaLotto - 33 32 19 2 21 25 P12,610,933.00 6/58 UltraLotto - 25 56 42 26 31 49 P49,500,000.00.....»»

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Economy to weather next year’s challenges

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) is optimistic the Philippines will hurdle whatever challenges await it next year. “If 2018 has not been easy for us, 2019 will not…READ The post Economy to weather next year’s challenges appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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BSP sees sharp rise in 2018 BoP deficit

The balance of payments deficit will widen significantly this year given the economy’s import requirements, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) announced on Friday. A higher current account deficit could lead to…READ The post BSP sees sharp rise in 2018 BoP deficit appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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ADB approves 2019 budget

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved the 2019 administrative budget (net internal administrative expense budget) of $690.5 million. This represents a 2.7 percent increase over the 2018 administrative budget, consisting of 1.3 percent in price increase and 1.4 percent in volume growth. The volume growth is -0.1 percent if excluding the three special initiatives for […].....»»

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BSP sees higher current account deficit for 2018

The country’s external payments position is expected to remain in the red this year and next year amid the country’s strong demand for capital equipment and raw materials to support the expanding economy, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas......»»

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Fruit crops output up in third quarter of 2018

Production of the country’s major fruit crops continued to improve in the third quarter, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority......»»

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National Museum to open Habol Panay exhibit Dec. 15

THE National Museum Western Visayas Regional Museum and Satellite Office (NMWVRMSO) will open its inaugural exhibit “Habol Panay: The Woven Artistry of Western Visayas” on Dec. 15, 2018 at the Old Iloilo Provincial Jail, Bonifacio Drive, Iloilo City. “The much-awaited exhibit is not only a showcase of indigenous textiles but it is also a celebration […] The post National Museum to open Habol Panay exhibit Dec. 15 appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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Iloilo City Hall faces reenacted budget

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE fate of the 2019 budget of the Iloilo City government remains uncertain following reports that Mayor Jose Espinosa III might veto or reject the version passed by the Sangguniang Panlungsod. The SP approved the P2.318-billion budget on Dec 12, 2018 after scrapping the P200,000 allocation to the Local Youth and Development […] The post Iloilo City Hall faces reenacted budget appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

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