Pope appoints new Iligan bishop

MANILA Pope Francis has named Fr. Jose Rapadas as the new head of the Diocese of Iligan, the youngest Filipino bishop-elect in and outside of the country at 46.

The Vatican announced Rapada's appointment noon (6 p.m. Manila time) on Thursday.

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DOLE to ‘limit’ deployment of nurses abroad

MANILA The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is planning to decrease the deployment of nurses to other countries, Secretary Silvestre Bello said on Wednesday.

Bello said they are looking at the possibility of lessening the number of medical professionals, including nurses, being sent overseas.…

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DOLE to ‘limit’ deployment of nurses abroad

MANILA The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is planning to decrease the deployment of nurses to other countries, Secretary Silvestre Bello said on Wednesday.

Bello said they are looking at the possibility of lessening the number of medical professionals, including nurses, being sent overseas.…

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