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Pag-IBIG Fund

Pag-IBIG Fund and PASEI Partnership To Cover More OFWs

The placement agencies partnered with Pag-IBIG Fund encourages Filipino workers applying for work overseas to register with the Fund. Republic Act No. 9679 or the Home Development Mutual Fund Law of 2009 requires overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to register their membership [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World
United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates Hospitality Market Lalago Pa Sa Susunod Na 4 Taon

Ang United Arab Emirates at ang Qatar ang kinakikitaan ng pag-arangkada ng kanilang ekonomiya sa susunod na apat na taon. Ayon sa Alpen Capital, ang hospitality markets ng Ang United Arab Emirates at Qatar ay inaasahang lalago na pinaka mabilis [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, Design, Lifestyle, News, What The Papers Say, World
Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada

Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada Nais Maging ‘City of Lights’ Ang Maynila

Manila Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada  ay maglalaan ng P300 milyon pang pondo upang ipagpatuloy sa susunod na taon ang pagpapailaw sa mga kalye ng lungsod, na pinapangarap niyang maging “City of Lights” ng bansa, tulad ng Paris. Ayon kay Mayor [...]

August 26, 2016 Headlines, Lifestyle, News, Politics, Trending News, What The Papers Say

The First Virtual Reality Real Estate Expo To Be Hosted By Lamudi Philippines

The Lamudi Philippines is proud to stage the country’s first ever Virtual Reality Real Estate Expo (VR Expo), and showcase the most impressive properties from top local developers in a brand new way. The VR Expo is slated to be on [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, News, Technology, Trending News, What The Papers Say
Miguel B. Varela

Corporate Lawyer Miguel ‘Mike’ Varela Passes Away At 76

A prominent corporate lawyer named Miguel B. Varela who have served as president and chairman of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI), as well as president of the Employers’ Confederation of the Philippines (ECOP), passed away on August [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, Headlines, News, What The Papers Say
Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office

P82-M Lotto Won By A Jobless Man

The lucky bettor from Zambales said he is set to buy a multi-million house for his family after winning the P82-million Super Lotto jackpot prize from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office. According to the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), a [...]

August 25, 2016 Business, Headlines, News, Trending News
Filipino-Americans

Filipino-Americans Urged By Tourism Secretary To Rediscover Philippines

Filipino-Americans in the United States (US)  were encouraged by Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Wanda Teo to come home and explore the beauty and wonder of the Philippines. Teo made the call to the Filipino-Americans during her recent working visit to [...]

August 25, 2016 Headlines, Lifestyle, News, What The Papers Say
General Ronald dela Rosa

Police Say That Over 1,900 Killed In Philippines War On Drugs

General Ronald dela Rosa told in a Senate hearing that there was no declared policy to kill drug users and pushers and that about 1,100 deaths were still being investigated. “We are not butchers,” General Ronald dela Rosa he said. [...]

August 25, 2016 Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say
senate inquiry

Widespread Criticism On Philippine’s War on Drugs Triggers Senate Inquiry

President Rodrigo Duterte launched a war on drugs campaign in the Philippines in July, has triggered widespread debate over rights abuses as the government grapples with almost four million drug users nationwide triggered a senate inquiry. A special senate inquiry this [...]

August 25, 2016 News, Politics, Trending News, What The Papers Say
Food and Drug Administration

Food and Drug Administration Warns The Public Of Unregistered Drug Products

The public is warned  against consuming two unregistered drug products that are found to be present in the market by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The Food and Drug Administration noted that the presence of Paracetamol, Caffeine and Aspirin [...]

August 25, 2016 Headlines, Lifestyle, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say