The Daily Manila Shimbun

 

Bigger celebration eyed for next year’s 35th anniversary of EDSA People Power Revolution

February 25, 2020

The Philippine government is planning to conduct a bigger celebration for next year’s 35th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution. This was revealed by Joey Concepcion, vice -chairman of the EDSA People Power Commission and Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship,

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Police rescue 12 women at Makati spa allegedly giving clients ”extra service”

February 25, 2020

Around 12 women were rescued by authorities at a spa which allegedly giving “extra service” to clients in Makati City early Tuesday morning. Police Col. Rogelio Simon, Makati police chief, said the operation against Spa Osaka was conducted around 12:40

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Baguio City borrows P4.3b to develop public market

February 25, 2020

BAGUIO CITY- The City Government of Baguio borrowed P4.3 billion from the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) to fund it development of its nearly 100-year-old public market. Mayor Benjamin Magalong represented the city government in entering into loan agreement

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Filipinos must avoid Daegu, Cheongdu in South Korea for now: DOH

February 25, 2020

The Department of Health (DOH) told Filipinos not to go to Daegu City and Cheongdo County in the north Gyeongsang Province, South Korea due to the threat of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). In a television interview, Health Secretary Francisco

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AFP calls on Filipinos to support gov’t fight vs communists, terrorists

February 25, 2020

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) called on the Filipino people to support the government’s fight against communists and terrorist groups as the country marked the 34th anniversary of the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution. “Let us reject and

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Over 400 Filipinos leave Diamond Princess ship

February 25, 2020

Over 400 Filipinos have disembarked from the Diamond Princess cruise ship as they prepare to leave for the Philippines on two chartered Philippine Airlines flights, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Tuesday. “The DFA-PH Embassy in Tokyo, working closely

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Duterte asks ADB to support Build, Build, Build program

February 25, 2020

President Rodrigo Duterte has urged the Asian Development Bank ( ADB) of its aggressive participation in his administration’s “Build, Build, Build” infrastructure program. “We look forward to ADB’s enhanced support to our Build, Build, Build Program,” Duterte said during ADB

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Military, cops on alert vs. Sayyaf new kidnap plots

February 25, 2020

ZAMBOANGA CITY- The military and police have been alerted against plans of the Abu Sayyaf bandits to seized more victims in Jolo, capital of Sulu province. Lt. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana, Western Mindanao Command (Westmincom) chief, said Monday there are reports

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