BFAR lifts shellfish ban in Eastern Samar; red tide alert remains in Leyte Bay 03-Sep-15, 1:57 PM | Philippines News Agency
Foreigners must pay P9,000 for job permit as part of work visa requirements 03-Sep-15, 12:47 PM | InterAksyon.com
Pope to lead thousands through New York's Central Park 03-Sep-15, 12:00 PM | Agence France-Presse
3 road sections in Cordillera, Ilocos regions not passable due to habagat rains - DPWH 03-Sep-15, 8:41 AM | Ferdinand G. Patinio, Philippines News Agency
#WALANGKURYENTE | 2 Nueva Ecija towns to experience 11-hour power interruption today 03-Sep-15, 10:07 AM | Philippines News Agency
PHOTO | Migrant child's body on beach shocks Europe 03-September-15, 06:55 AM | Agence France-Presse READ MORE
OFWs hail Lina apology, but shipper's tax hike means P250 pass-on cost per balikbayan box 03-Sep-15, 6:04 PM | InterAksyon.com Support groups for migrant workers welcomed an apology by Customs chief Lina on Thursday, a new irritant looms between BoC and the OFWs: the BoC's doubling of shipping container taxes, which effectively spells a pass-on cost to OFWs: of an additional P100 per box initially, and P250 by Christmas.
SPEECH | At business forum, Binay vows: Cha-cha, better infra, sanctity of contracts 03-Sep-15, 3:23 PM | InterAksyon.com | JV Arcena, News5 UPDATE 3:58 PM-Promising a more consultative, inclusive and facilitative presidency, Vice President Binay told foreign and local businessmen Thursday he will champion policies and programs that promote growth while boosting human development and narrowing socioeconomic inequities in society.
PNP-HPG won't tolerate erring EDSA motorists resorting to 'padrino system' 03-Sep-15, 2:13 AM | Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan, Philippine News Agency Chief Superintendent Arnold Gunnacao, head of Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG), on Wednesday said they will not tolerate erring motorists who may resort to the 'padrino' system to escape being accosted for traffic violations.
BREAKING NEWS as of 03-Sep-15, 6:37 PM China touts peacekeeper role in grand military parade on WWIIOFWs hail Lina apology, but shipper's tax hike means P250 pass-on cost per balikbayan boxComelec wants to see more women candidates in 2016 pollsSingle bidder corners PNP contract for digital cameras worth P18.2MLP survey with Roxas as winner sends Binay laughingEx-BI officials face raps for terrorist's escape in 20053 popcorn vendors gunned down, trike driver hurt in MarawiAustralian, US agencies to provide MIAA security trainingDOST sees roll-out of free public wifi by end of 2015Cignal TV posts 1-M subscribers goal as exec announces mobile streaming serviceChiz to PNP: Fill 24,000 vacancies to help direct traffic, catch criminalsGov't underspending gets in the way of reaching GDP targetSPEECH | At business forum, Binay vows: Cha-cha, better infra, sanctity of contractsCongress leaders agree on eight priority measuresHouse sets sight on Monday-to-Friday sessions
Cignal TV posts 1-M subscribers goal as exec announces mobile streaming service Pay-TV provider Cignal TV reached its 2015 target of one million subscribers in August, making it the first pay-TV provider to do so in the…
SPEECH | At business forum, Binay vows: Cha-cha, better infra, sanctity of contracts UPDATE 3:58 PM-Promising a more consultative, inclusive and facilitative presidency, Vice President Binay told foreign and local businessmen Thursday he will champion policies and programs…
Foreigners must pay P9,000 for job permit as part of work visa requirements Non-Filipinos who wish to work in the Philippines need to pay P9,000 for an Alien Employment Permit that is part of the requirements for a…
#WALANGKURYENTE | 2 Nueva Ecija towns to experience 11-hour power interruption today Bill Gates asks: 'Who will suffer most from climate change?' Bangko Sentral to fund relocation site for informal settlers of Fort San Pedro in Iloilo City IMF: Impact of China slowdown larger than expected CDC signs P135-M zoo project to develop 20-ha land within Clark subzone Canada officially falls into recession House panel to make final push for lower income tax rates within the fortnight
VOX POP : UP community condemns killings of LUMADS in Mindanao 03-Sep-15, 11:43 AM | Bernard Testa The UP community expresses sadness and outrage over the killings of two Lumad leaders and a third civilian - the latest casualties in a months-long campaign of alleged harassment by government forces against indigenous tribes in the Caraga region.
MAY 'DECKING' PA RIN | OFWs still pay high fees to Gamca clinics for medical tests 03-Sep-15, 11:30 AM | InterAksyon.com More than one month after the joint circular of four departments against the so-called "decking referral system," many prospective and returning overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) bound for the Middle East are still paying excessive fees to the 19 Gamca clinics for their medical examinations.
IMF: Impact of China slowdown larger than expected 03-Sep-15, 8:11 AM| Agence France-Presse China's economic slowdown is having a broader impact on the global economy than originally expected, especially on emerging markets, the International Monetary Fund said late Wednesday.
VIDEO | Driver of van shot by Abaya succumbs to injuries 03-Sep-15, 11:47 AM| InterAksyon.com | Mon Gualvez, News5 The driver of the van sprayed with automatic fire by the nephew of a former AFP chief of staff succumbed to his injuries Thursday morning, and authorities are moving to upgrade the charges against him from one to two counts of murder.
VIDEO | Runaway 10-wheeler truck rams 7 vehicles, homes down Marikina flyover; 2 killed 02-Sep-15, 12:00 PM| InterAksyon.com | with News5 video report (UPDATED WITH VIDEO) At least two persons were killed and 14 others injured when a runaway 10-wheeler truck rammed against vehicles and houses as it sped down the flyover to Barangka, Marikina before crashing into a concrete post Wednesday.
1 in 4 tourists hate 'heavy traffic' - DOT 2013 survey 03-Sep-15, 1:28 PM| InterAksyon.com As early as 2013, a survey of the Department of Tourism (DOT) showed that one in every four tourists said "heavy traffic" is the one thing they hated the most.
CA panel defers Comelec chief, commissioner's confirmation 02-Sep-15, 1:42 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Appointment's constitutional panel defers the confirmation of Andres Bautista as chairman and Sheriff Abas as Commission on Elections chairman and commissioner, respectively, pending the resolution of pending questions.
LP survey with Roxas as winner sends Binay laughing 03-Sep-15, 5:14 PM| JV Arcena, News5 Let's respect the press release of the Liberal Party. That sums up the dismissive, sarcastic reaction of Vice President Jejomar Binay to an earlier announcement by the LP that an internal survey it commissioned showed Interior Secretary Mar Roxas defeating Binay in 2016 in a one-on-one fight.
8 items to get on the last day of MaArte Design Fair With only a day left to enjoy MaArte Fair 2015, here are some picks you shouldn't miss.
65th Palanca Awards names 57 awardees; 33 are first-time winners The longest running literary competition in the country harvests its new batch of winning pieces.
Philippine Literary Festival opens with best-selling authors Meg Wolitzer and Matthew Quick Meet and hear the country's prized writers in this yearly gathering of members of the literary community.
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