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16-year-old girl is first case of vape-related lung disease: DOH

November 15, 2019

A 16-year-old girl from Central Visayas became the first case of Electronic Cigarette or Vaping-Associated Lung Injury  in the Philippines, according to the Department of Health (DOH). In a statement Friday, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III disclosed that they have

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PSE index ends week flat

November 15, 2019

The main Philippine share index ended flat on Friday. The peso closed at P50.65 against the US dollar from P50.68. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $1.116 billion from $1.170 billion. The

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NCRPO to go on full alert on Nov. 25 for SEA Games

November 15, 2019

The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) will raise their alert status to ful” for the 30th Southeast Asia (SEA) Games, an official said on Friday. In a press briefing, Police Brigadier General Debold Sinas said it was recommended by

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PCG plans to recruit 4,000 officers and enlisted men by yearend

November 15, 2019

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) plans to recruit 4,000 officer and enlisted personnel before the end of this year. “PCG Commandant Vice Admiral Joel Garcia encourages natural-born Filipino citizens who are physically and mentally fit, as well as of good

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Acting NCRPO chief examining if station commander of arrested four cops could be relieved

November 15, 2019

The acting chief of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) on Friday said he will meet the station commander of the four Manila cops who were arrested for extortion to find if the official will be liable for their

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Four PNPA cadets charged with violating Anti-Hazing Law before Cavite prosecutor

November 15, 2019

Police on Thursday filed criminal charges against the four Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) cadets who allegedly maltreated Fourth Class Cadet John Desiderio last October. Cavite Provincial Police Office chief, Police Colonel Marlon Santos identified them as Third Class Cadet

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Four Manila cops suspected of extortion arrested

November 14, 2019

Four Manila cops were arrested for extortion in an entrapment operation by the Philippine National Police-Integrity Monitoring and Enforcement Group (PNP-IMEG) on Wednesday. Arrested were Police Corporal Nickson Mina; Police Corporal Juan Carlo Guzman; Police Corporal Fransis Mikko Gagarin; and

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DTI, JICA hold pitch event for Filipino, Japanese startup businesses

November 14, 2019

The Department of Trade and Industry ( DTI) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency ( JICA), conducted on Thursday a “pitch event,” which was participated in by Japanese investors and Filipino startup enablers. The event, held in Makati City, was

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