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Tuesday, March 28, 2017
The Big News

The Big News

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Gensan fisherman rescued off PNG after 56 days adrift at sea

A Filipino fisherman has been rescued in Papua New Guinea after drifting at sea for 56 days, but his uncle died during the ordeal,...
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Sulu judge suspended for sexual harassment

The Supreme Court suspended for six months without pay Judge Bensaudi A. Arabiani, Jr. of the Fourth Shari’a Circuit Court in Maimbung, Sulu for...
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Kidapawan opens Mt. Apo to summer climb enthusiasts

The city government here has opened the northern trails to Mt. Apo, the country’s highest peak at 9,692 ft. above sea level, for treks...
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Troops rescue kidnapped tugboat captain in Basilan

Pursuing government troops on Saturday rescued the skipper of the tugboat towing a cargo vessel hijacked by suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits two days ago...
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Officials told: Keep graduation simple

Education officials in Cotabato City on Friday reminded school principals and supervisors as well as Parents Teachers Associations to make graduation rites simple but...
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Study links early teenage sex to access to Internet: Popcom

A study on young adult fertility and sexuality has linked early sex among millennials and early exposure to the Internet and social media. Commission on...
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CDO bishop calls for Filipinos to reflect on the environment

A bishop in the southern Philippines has called for reflection on Laudato si’, Pope Francis' encyclical on the environment, during the observance of...
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Army troops drive rebels away from NorCot village

Government forces drove away communist rebels who occupied a remote uptown village in North Cotabato following a brief clash, the Army said Saturday. “Government forces...
CERTIFIED. An external audit found that the 100 Megawatt (MW) barge-mounted floating power plant of AboitizPower subsidiary Therma Marine, Inc. (TMI) located in Maco, Compostella Valley conforms with international standards on occupational health and safety and environmental management. TMI Mobile 1 is one of the most efficient peaking power plants in Mindanao providing reliable power whenever needed by the customers. (Aboitiz Photo)

Aboitiz chalks up 27% profit earnings with P22.5B in 2016

Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Inc. (AEV) saw its consolidated net income increase by 27% year-on-year (YoY) from P17.7 billion in 2015 to “Through our value...
GRASSROOTS DRIVE. Retired Captain Voltaire Engracia, Davao city Mayor's representative to the Anti-smoking Task Force, says the agency is considering to involve barangay officials in implementing the comprehensive Anti-smoking Ordinance. Engracia was among the guests of I-Speak media forum at City Hall on Thursday. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Vices regulation unit to focus on barangays

The newly-organized Vices Regulation Unit (VRU) that sought to enforce anti-smoking, liquor ban and selling of liquor to minors will focus its efforts in...

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