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Bello says Philippines thinking of not deploying household workers to Kuwait

April 15, 2017

The Philippines is thinking of not sending household workers to Kuwait after the execution of a Filipina last January, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said Friday. “As an aftermath of that, I talked to our senior officials in the department

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ASEAN trade event in Bohol will push through: DILG

April 15, 2017

A senior officials meeting of the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations hosted by the Department of Trade and Industry will push through despite last Tuesday’s battle between the military and Abu Sayyaf gunmen in Inabanga town, Bohol. In a

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One killed, 15 hurt in Bukidnon vehicular accident: police

April 15, 2017

One passenger died while 15 were injured in a road accident in Bukidnon on Good Friday, police said Saturday. Superintendent Lemuel Gonda, Northern Mindanao regional police spokesman, said  initial report showed the passengers were on board a Toyota Hi Ace

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Six injured in Batangas quakes: NDRRMC

April 14, 2017

The National Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) have recorded six persons were injured due to the series of earthquake that hit the province of Batangas early this month. As of last Thursday, the NDRRMC reported six people injured because

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Duterte witnesses signing of agreement between AMA-NEH

April 14, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between AMA Group Holdings Corporation and Nader & Ebrahim Sons of Hassan Company W.L.L. (NEH) held in Four Seasons in Manama, a statement from Malacanang said. The

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Two alleged NPAs killed in fighting with military in Agusan del Sur

April 14, 2017

Two alleged members of New People’s Army were killed in an encounter with the military in Agusan Del Sur on Thursday. Capt. Joe Patrick Martinez,  spokesman of the Army’s 4th Infantry Division, said Friday said the encounter between troops of

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Philippines, Bahrain sign four agreements

April 14, 2017

The Philippines and Bahrain signed four agreements, including avoidance of double taxation and on air services. President Rodrigo Duterte and King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain witnessed the signing ceremonies early Friday (Manila time) at the Sakhir Palace,

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3 die as boat capsizes in Laguna

April 14, 2017

Three people died while three were missing after a boat capsized at the Laguna Lake on Maundy Thursday, police said on Friday. Senior Inspector Celso June Talampas, chief of police of the Pila Municipal station, said the boat, which had

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