Palace to Kuwait: Honor pact on OFW’s protection

The total deployment ban of Filipino workers in Kuwait stays unless its government honors a pact signed to guarantee their protection, MalacaAang said on Thursday.

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this remark after the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) approved a resolution imposing a total …

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BIR-CAR surpasses 2019 collection target by 5.3%

The Bureau of Internal Revenue-Cordillera Administrative Region (BIR-CAR) has surpassed its 2019 collection target by 5.3 percent, exceeding the collection by PHP326 million, an official said on Thursday.

The region's collection is PHP6,437,149,712 as against the PHP6,110,505,000 target.

The collection also posted a 17.29-percent increase …

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NCAA volleyball games still postponed

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) postponed anew its scheduled volleyball games for the second straight day due to the eruption of the Taal Volcano.

San Beda and Lyceum's volleyball teams were to face off in the first set of games, while Perpetual Help and …

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Buray to challenge Zhao for WBA Asia title

Orthodox fighter Jay Francis "Kid" Buray of Misamis Oriental will challenge reigning World Boxing Association (WBA) Asia bantamweight champion Jun Zhao of China on Jan. 6 at the City Stadium in Diaobingshan, China.

The 22-year old Buray (11W-1L-1D, 2KO) defeated Ronie Tanallon of Gen. Santos …

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PH athletes’ heroism hailed on Bonifacio Day

MANILA ---As the nation commemorates the 156th birth anniversary of revolutionary hero Andres Bonifacio, the Philippine South East Asian Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc) on Saturday enjoined all Filipinos to pay tribute to the country's modern-day heroes: our national athletes.

The Opening Ceremony of the 30th …

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PH athletes’ heroism hailed on Bonifacio Day

MANILA ---As the nation commemorates the 156th birth anniversary of revolutionary hero Andres Bonifacio, the Philippine South East Asian Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc) on Saturday enjoined all Filipinos to pay tribute to the country's modern-day heroes: our national athletes.

The Opening Ceremony of the 30th …

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Duterte to meet with Yulo, Petecio at Palace

President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled to meet with world champion gymnast Carlos Yulo and gold medalist boxer Nesthy Petecio at MalacaAan Palace on Wednesday.

In a press conference held Tuesday, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the two Filipino athletes would pay a courtesy call on …

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Duterte to meet with Yulo, Petecio at Palace

President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled to meet with world champion gymnast Carlos Yulo and gold medalist boxer Nesthy Petecio at MalacaAan Palace on Wednesday.

In a press conference held Tuesday, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the two Filipino athletes would pay a courtesy call on …

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Cloudy skies, isolated rains over PH on Sunday

MANILA � Cloudy skies with isolated rain showers and thunderstorms will prevail over the archipelago due to the southwest monsoon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Sunday.

In its latest forecast, PAGASA said the southwest monsoon is affecting western sections of …

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