Saturday, May 25, 2019

The Big News

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NUJP asks Pacman to drop libel charge

Saying it was an erroneous decision, the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines has urged Sarangani Rep. and 8-division world boxing champion Emmanuel...
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Obstacles to Tampakan project cited

The open-pit mining ban in South Cotabato, anti-mining sentiments, security risks and securing environmental permits remain the key stumbling blocks needing to be hurdled...
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Lawmakers to investigate importation of galunggong

Opposition lawmakers have called for a congressional inquiry into reports that the Department of Agriculture (DA) had allowed the importation of “galunggong” or round...
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Green enterprise eyed to generate more jobs

The Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities (iCSC) on Wednesday said that the Philippines is ready for the electric vehicle industry that will produce...
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Globe, SMART to fix 911’ glitch

by Jade C. ZaldivarDAVAO City Vice Mayor Rodrigo R. Duterte yesterday grilled representatives of the Globe and Smart telecommunications companies on why the telcos...
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Sara gives verbal order to implement gun ban

By Jade C. ZaldivarWHILE the city awaits a formal response from the Philippine National Police (PNP), Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio has issued a...
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Rebelyn’s death: A mother’s lament

By Lorie A. CascaroIt’s been three years since Rebelyn Pitao, a 20-year old teacher and daughter of revolutionary NPA chief, Leoncio Pitao, a.k.a. Ka...
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ONB eyes branches in the Visayas area

DAVAO City-based One Network Bank is branching out to the Visayas with a merger with an Iloilo-based rural bank as the first of five...
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Casino bats for new mining law

Bayan Muna Rep. Teddy Casiño is batting for new mining law after calling the government’s ‘fair mining policy’ a pipe dream under the existing...
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Sara to schools: ‘Be lenient with parents’

By Jade C. ZaldivarUnderstanding that tuition fee hikes in schools are inevitable, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio appealed to educational institutions to ‘be lenient’...

WEATHER UPDATE

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