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(News Feature) Luxury travel key to ease overcrowding in top PHL destinations

(News Feature) Luxury travel key to ease overcrowding in top PHL destinations

By Azer N. Parrocha MANILA, June 14 (PNA) — A travel group is looking at easing overcrowding in the Philippines' top destinations by developing luxury travel and tourism to prevent damages that could pose risks to the quality of tourism [...]

August 25, 2016 What The Papers Say
Duterte prefers different name for Malacañang

Duterte prefers different name for Malacañang

Duterte prefers a different name for Malacañang – President Rodrigo Duterte is mulling to change the name of the 200-year-old Malacañang Palace. “Call it Malacañang Palace, I only call it ‘The People’s Palace.’ One day I will rename it, ‘People’s Palace,’ [...]

August 25, 2016 News
I pity Duterte - De Lima

I pity Duterte – De Lima

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] After dismissing the drug matrix presented by President Rodrigo Duterte as “rubbish,” a feisty Sen. Leila de Lima faced reporters on Thursday saying that the demolition job against her should [...]

August 25, 2016 News

President Duterte: Militarization does not exist in the country

Militarization does not exist in the country despite the deployment of troops to protect and defend the nation from security threats, President Duterte declared on Thursday. President Duterte(mb.com.ph) The President explained that he needs government troops “in every inch” of [...]

August 25, 2016 What The Papers Say

Megaworld grows own hotel brands

As part of its business strategy to strengthen recurring income, Megaworld is expanding its hotel business with the launch of a third hotel brand this year and growing the Belmont Hotel chain outside Metro Manila. Savoy Hotel will be the [...]

August 25, 2016 What The Papers Say
MTV launches global contest

MTV launches global contest for cover song stardom

MTV launches a global contest: NEW YORK (AFP) – MTV on Wednesday invited fans around the world to cover hit songs, with the winner set to earn fame by starring in an original video. The pioneering music network announced the contest [...]

August 25, 2016 Celebrity

Positive: Matteo Guidicelli and Sarah Geronimo have managed to keep their relationship strong

Two years since becoming a couple, Matteo Guidicelli and Sarah Geronimo have managed to keep their relationship strong, happy and, for many months now, away from the public eye. The heartthrob admitted it isn’t without challenges. “Siyempre wala namang 100% [...]

August 25, 2016 Entertainment
CPP-NPA-NDF set to announce ceasefire beyond Aug. 27

CPP-NPA-NDF set to announce ceasefire beyond Aug. 27

CPP-NPA-NDF – Jose Ma. Sison said the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), National Democratic Front (NDF) and its military arm New People’s Army (NPA) intend to declare a new ceasefire starting August 28, 2016, effectively extending a seven-day truce [...]

August 25, 2016 News
Duterte explains: Why the rich are beyond reach of drug war

Duterte explains: Why the rich are beyond reach of drug war

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Amid criticisms that only poor people and small fry had gotten targets to the government's fight against drugs, President Rodrigo Duterte discussed that the fight wasn't a matter of social [...]

August 25, 2016 News

Duterte Calls On Housing Stakeholders To Unite For Decent Filipino Homes

In formulating development action plans aimed at providing affordable and decent homes to Filipinos, President Rodrigo Duterte has called on all economic housing development stakeholders to unite. The President Rodrigo Duterte issued the call at the 7th National Developers’ Convention [...]

August 24, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics, What The Papers Say

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