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Regional wage board approves P21 daily wage hike

Regional wage board approves P21 daily wage hike

The regional wage board on Thursday approved an additional P21 a day for minimum wage earners in Metro Manila. The wage hike takes effect starting the end of September and brings the minimum wage

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State U’s help create enterprises in Calabarzon

State U’s help create enterprises in Calabarzon

Assistance from state universities in Calabarzon successfully created enterprises in the communities, according to a study presented in a recent international conference. The country’s state universities are potential contributors to economic development. They are

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Passage of code of crimes, anti-hazing bills sough

Passage of code of crimes, anti-hazing bills sough

The House committee on justice, chaired by Rep. Reynaldo Umali (2nd District, Oriental Mindoro), began deliberations on House Bill No. 6204 or the proposed Philippine Code of Crimes authored by Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, Majority

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Palace proclaims ‘National Day of Protest’

Palace proclaims ‘National Day of Protest’

Malacañang has declared September 21 Thursday, which marks the 45th anniversary of the late President Marcos’ declaration of martial law, as National Day of Protest. President Rodrigo Duterte said Proclamation No. 319 allows people

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ONE superfight to feature Folayang vs featherweight champ

ONE superfight to feature Folayang vs featherweight champ

Singapore-based mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion ONE Championship has announced that Lightweight Champion Eduard Folayang of the Philippines will defend his title against reigning featherweight titleholder Martin Nguyen of Australia at the Mall of

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Duterte admits he invented Trillanes’ offshore bank account

Duterte admits he invented Trillanes’ offshore bank account

President Rodrigo Duterte admitted Tuesday night he invented the supposed number of the offshore bank accounts in Singapore he claimed was owned by Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV. An on-site check by Trillanes himself on

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DOST bats for hydroponics technology

DOST bats for hydroponics technology

Dr. Chito F. Sace (foreground) of the Hydroponics and Aquaponics Technology of the Central Luzon State University (CLSU) in Muñoz, Nueva Ecija shows officials of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) led by

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SSS, Baguio City eyes infra partnership

SSS, Baguio City eyes infra partnership

Social Security Commission Chairman Amado D. Valdez (top center) together with Social Security System (SSS) President and Chief Executive Officer Emmanuel F. Dooc (top, right) met with Baguio City Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan (top

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Handicraft exporter says good-bye to molds

Handicraft exporter says good-bye to molds

For four years now, the FPRDI handicraft dryer has been helping a home decor exporter cope with the effects of climate change. “For 46 years – from 1967 to 2013 – we relied solely

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Fil-Chinese Chamber bags 3rd SSS Top Employer for NCR

Fil-Chinese Chamber bags 3rd SSS Top Employer for NCR

The Federation of Filipino Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (FFCCCII) was hailed for the third time as top employer of the Social Security System (SSS) for the National Capital Region’s 2017 Balikat

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