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Quake drill

-Exercise will fine tune disaster consciousness THE CITY will brace for a citywide shakeout exercise at exactly 9 o’clock in the morning today as it culminates the observance of the National Disaster Resilience Month of July.


House approval

-Bangsamoro Organic Law now in PRRD’s hands THE HOUSE of Representatives yesterday ratified the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), the first act under the leadership of newly elected House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.


Routine port call

-After plane, Chinese ship docks in city A CHINESE ship docked in the city on Monday night, the fourth vessel from China to visit the country since the term of President Rodrigo Duterte.


ING economist expects further weakness of peso as year ends

MANILA — An economist of ING Bank Manila forecasts further weakness for the Philippine peso by year-end on the back of recent depreciation of regional currencies.

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NEDA: Domestic demand can push 6% GDP growth for 2015

MANILA  (PNA) – The strong domestic demand can propel gross domestic product (GDP) growth of at least 6.0 percent

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Consumer sentiment improves in Q4 ’15

MANILA  (PNA) — Expectations of higher income due to increase of family members with job, 13th month pay and stable

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P334B needed for biodiversity conservation in the country, say

MANILA  (PNA) — The Philippines is one of 17 mega diverse countries, harboring more diversity of life per hectare than any other country in the world.

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Bill to disclose ATM Charges proposed

MANILA  (PNA) — In order to ensure that bank clients are informed and aware of transaction fees being charged

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Davao City’s Tesda training, accreditation center pushed

MANILA — A lawmaker is seeking to create a Technical Education and Skills Development Center in Barangay Malabog,

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90 kids join UIC Summer A Basics

AT LEAST 90 young boys, one of them, five-year-old Geoff Caseres, one of the youngest participants from different schools

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