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CEBU Landmasters, Inc. (CLI) is planning to expand into new cities in the Visayas and Mindanao region this year, starting with projects in Bohol and Iloilo.

CLI plans to launch projects in Bohol, Iloilo

CEBU Landmasters, Inc. (CLI) is planning to expand into new cities in the Visayas and Mindanao region this year, starting with projects in Bohol and Iloilo. “Cebu Landmasters will continue to focus on rolling out projects for the growing VisMin [...]

June 16, 2019 News
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Panelo: “We Need Chinese Workers Kasi We Lack Filipino Construction Workers”

Malacañang sees nothing wrong with presence of Chinese workers in the Philippines because of the lack of skilled Filipino laborers currently in the country. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made the statement after former President Benigno Aquino III raised concerns over [...]

June 15, 2019 News
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Pinay who accepted drug parcel from online boyfriend set free

A Filipina domestic helper was freed from nine months of detention June 4, after the prosecution withdrew a charge of drug trafficking against her for receiving a drug parcel sent last year from Ecuador by her online boyfriend. Michelle Mardo, a 41-year-old [...]

June 15, 2019 News
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Giving your child a smartphone is like giving them a gram of cocaine, says top addiction expert

Giving your child a smartphone is like “giving them a gram of cocaine”, a top addiction therapist has warned. Time spent messaging friends on Snapchat and Instagram can be just as dangerously addictive for teenagers as drugs and alcohol, and should be [...]

June 14, 2019 News
KAPA Ministry

Kapa Ministry payagan munang mag-operate para mabayaran mga miyembro – Trillanes

Inihayag ni Senador Antonio Trillanes IV na dapat payagan ng gobyerno na mag-operate pansamantala ang Kapa Ministry International Inc., para maibalik ng mga ito ang nakolekta nilang pera sa mga miyembro. “Para sa gobyerno, habang iniimbestigahan nila kung anuman ang [...]

June 14, 2019 News
Philippine Robotics National Team

Philippine Robotics National Team bags gold award in Turkey

Fresh from a double victory at the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Lego League (FLL) World Championship held in USA last April 2019, the Philippine Robotics National Team bagged another gold medal at the recent FLL [...]

June 14, 2019 News
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Teen Wowowin contestant sa tatay niyang namamasura: “Hindi ko po kayo dapat ikahiya”

Teen Wowowin contestant sa tatay niyang namamasura: “Hindi ko po kayo dapat ikahiya” Sa isang episode ng afternoon game show ng GMA Network na Wowowin, umapaw ang saya, luha, at inpirasyon dahil sa kuwento ng isang amang ginagawa ang lahat [...]

June 14, 2019 News
KAPA Ministry

1,000 miyembro ng Kapa Ministry nanawagan kay Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na huwag ipasara ang grupo nila

 Tinatayang nasa 1,000 miyembro ng Kapa Ministry ang nakilahok sa isang prayer rally dito sa lungsod upang manawagan kay Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na huwag ipasara ang kanilang grupo. Nagtipon-tipon ang mga miyembro ng Kapa sa Sports Complex sa Barangay Calumpang [...]

June 13, 2019 News
South China Sea

Action needed vs Chinese crew for sinking Pinoy ship, not saving fishermen: senators

Senators Panfilo Lacson and Francis Pangilinan on Wednesday condemned “the cruel act” committed by a Chinese ship that collided with and sank a Philippine vessel, which endangered the lives of 22 Filipino fishermen in the West Philippine Sea. Defense Chief [...]

June 12, 2019 News

Late Duterte, bad weather hamper Lanao Independence Day rites

President Rodrigo Duterte was late for nearly 4 hours for an Independence Day flag raising event that he was supposed to lead in Lanao del Sur Wednesday. Duterte arrived at the 6th Infantry Batallion Headquarters in Malabang, Lanao del Sur [...]

June 12, 2019 News