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COVID-19 News, Update: Former VP Binay calls on PH Gov't to 'stop blaming the people' for COVID-19 surge

COVID-19 News, Update: Former VP Binay calls on PH Gov’t to ‘stop blaming the people’ for COVID-19 surge

Former Vice President Jejomar Binay has criticized the Philippine Government for refusing to acknowledge that the intensified quarantine measures they've ...
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COVID-19 News, Update: Duterte says vaccine funds still with banks, not ‘susceptible’ to corruption

COVID-19 News, Update: Duterte says vaccine funds still with banks, not ‘susceptible’ to corruption

President Rodrigo Duterte has finally broken his silence on the issue of the Philippines' vaccine funds and the acquisition of ...
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UP scientist Deo Onda becomes first Filipino to reach Emden Deep

UP scientist Deo Onda becomes first Filipino to reach Emden Deep

University of the Philippines scientist Deo Onda is set to become the first Filipino to ever venture into the Emden ...
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Philippine Fintech First Circle debuts revolving credit line to help MSMEs

Philippine Fintech First Circle debuts revolving credit line to help MSMEs

Philippine financial tech company First Circle has debuted its new revolving credit line service in the hopes of helping out ...
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TCP President says returning to ECQ will force MSMEs to shut down for good

TCP President says returning to ECQ will force MSMEs to shut down for good

The Tourism Congress of the Philippines (TCP) has warned that micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the country are ...
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ENTERTAINMENT

Mike de Leon's "Itim" chosen for this year's Cannes Film Festival showcase

Mike de Leon’s “Itim” chosen for this year’s Cannes Film Festival showcase

Award-winning Filipino director Mike de Leon's classic feature "Itim" will grace the Cannes Film Festival this 2022 after being chosen ...
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Miss World PH 2022 introduces the 36 Filipina candidates vying for this year's Blue Crown

Miss World PH 2022 introduces the 36 Filipina candidates vying for this year’s Blue Crown

Good news for pageant fans in the Philippines! Miss World Philippines 2022 is officially here! The thirty-six candidates who will ...
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Filipino dancers gather for the first time to celebrate International Dance Day after pandemic freeze

Filipino dancers gather for the first time to celebrate International Dance Day after pandemic freeze

To celebrate International Dance Day and the reeling back of pandemic restrictions in the country, the National Commission for Culture ...
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POSITIVE NEWS

Wage increase in Metro Manila, Western Visayas approved - DOLE

Wage increase in Metro Manila, Western Visayas approved – DOLE

On Saturday (May 14), the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) officially confirmed the wage increase for workers in Metro ...
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Filipina writer based in New York wins Rome Prize in Literature

Filipina writer based in New York wins Rome Prize in Literature

Another Filipino has put the Philippines on the map - and this time around it's in the field of literature ...
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165 families displaced by lahar flooding in Albay now have homes thanks to PH Red Cross

165 families displaced by lahar flooding in Albay now have homes thanks to PH Red Cross

A total of 165 families, who were displaced by lahar flooding in Albay's Daraga and Guinobatan, were given new homes ...
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SPORTS

PH women's recurve team captures first gold in SEA Games' archery

PH women’s recurve team captures first gold in SEA Games’ archery

The Philippine women's recurve team has successfully captured its first gold in the archery event of the 31st SEA Games ...
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Merwin Tan bags gold in SEA Games' bowling, a first for PH in 11 years

Merwin Tan bags gold in SEA Games’ bowling, a first for PH in 11 years

Filipino bowler Merwin Tan has put an end to Philippine bowling's 11-year gold medal drought in the SEA Games after ...
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Carlos Yulo ups his gold medal record to three, dominates in rings

Carlos Yulo ups his gold medal record to three, dominates in rings

Filipino gymnastics champion Carlos Yulo has become the first Filipino to win three gold medals in the 31st Southeast Asian ...
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BUSINESS

ACEN to develop offshore wind projects in PH, Vietnam

ACEN to develop offshore wind projects in PH, Vietnam

ACEN Corporation - Ayala Group's energy platform - will be pursuing offshore wind projects in both the Philippines and Vietnam ...
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PH records highest manufacturing index in over 4 years

PH records highest manufacturing index in over 4 years

Thanks to pandemic restrictions all over the Philippines being continually eased, the country has recorded its highest manufacturing index in ...
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Jollibee to carry out further expansions in the USA

Jollibee to carry out further expansions in the USA

As part of its aggressive expansion scheme, Filipino restaurant Jollibee will be opening two new branches in North America.  According ...
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