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BPI calls for firmer penalties against ATM skimming

In the article posted by ABS-CBN, Bank of the Philippine Islands, on Friday, has called for tighter punishment against those who are apprehended for ATM skimming. According to Ramon Jocson, BPI Executive Vice President, Philippine banks are being victimized by

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PAGASA: El Niño Bringing Stronger Cyclones

PAGASA (Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration) recently made announcements that Filipinos should prepare for stronger cyclones this 2015. They say that El Niño is the primary cause for concern. According to PAGASA deputy administrator for research and development, Dr. Flaviana

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Plunder Charge Against Binay Needs 2 More Signatures

Only 2 more signatures are needed by Sen. Koko Pimentel on his draft report to obtain a majority vote that will recommend a formal plunder charge filing against VP Jejomar Binay and his cohorts. This is in relation to the

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Free Public Wifi Act Approved in Lower House

Good news for Filipinos as the House of Rep. recently approved the bill which will propagate public wireless internet for free and accessible in terminals, parks, public buildings and plazas across the country. The Free Public WiFi Act, also known

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LET 2015 Passers – Secondary

LET 2015 Passers See also: LET 2015 Passers – Elementary LET 2015 Top 10

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LET 2015 Passers – Elementary

LET 2015 Passers See also: LET 2015 Passers – Secondary LET 2015 Top 10

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LET 2015 Top 10

LET 2015 Top 10 Elementary and Secondary Level included See also: LET 2015 Passers – Elementary LET 2015 Passers – Secondary

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Kentex Apology Rejected by Families

Yesterday, the daughter of one of Kentex Manufacturing Corp’s owners apologized to the families of the incident last May 13. One of the company’s slipper factories in Valenzuela caught fire and killed 72 folks. The apology wasn’t wholeheartedly accepted though as a

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Police Chief’s Torture of Suspect Caught on Video

Chief Insp. Jigger Noceda, police chief of Carmona, Cavite, has been sacked after a video of him torturing a detained person was revealed. The video was sent to Senior Supt. Jonnel Estomo, Cavite Police Provincial Director, by an anonymous concerned

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Robert De Niro Opens 1st Nobu Hotel in Country and in Asia

Last May 18, 2015, Robert de Niro and his Nobu Hospitality partners opened the Nobu Hotel in Manila. This is the first branch in all of Asia and is their stepping stone for global expansion. With 321 rooms and conveniently

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