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No Miss Universe hosting for PH this year, says tourism chief

Pia Wurtzbach places the Miss Universe crown on Miss France Iris Mittenaere after the latter was declared winner in the Miss Universe beauty pageant on Jan. 30, 2017. Erik De Castro, Reuters/FILE PHOTO MANILA- The Philippines will not host this ...

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SSS chief cites need to hike contribution rate, or else

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Wage earners need to contribute more to the Social Security System so that it can shoulder the planned P1,000 hike in benefits for retirees, the pension fund's chief reiterated on Thursday. Business

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DOT chief on 'Buhay Carinderia' halt: 'I'm not comfortable' with projects without public bidding

Tourism chief asks COA to review all tourism board projects MANILA – Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat on Thursday said she suspended the P80-million "Buhay Carinderia" food tourism initiative as she was not comfortable with projects initiated without the required public ...

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Tourism chief suspends 'Buhay Carinderia' project

Tourism Chief Bernadette Romulo-Puyat and Cesar Montano. Composite MANILA- Tourism Chief Bernadette Romulo-Puyat on Thursday said she ordered the suspension of the "Buhay Carinderia" project, one of the government's food tourism programs. In a press briefing, Romulo-Puyat said the suspension ...

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JBC to discuss SC order to open nominations for chief justice post

MANILA – The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) will convene this week to discuss the order of the Supreme Court (SC) for it to immediately open the nominations and applications for Chief Justice following the ouster on May 11 of ...

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Judicial and Bar Council to meet over Chief Justice vacancy

MANILA—The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) will meet over the Chief Justice vacancy, one of its members said Saturday. "Bagama’t dito, magmi-meeting kami. Hindi pa kasi kami nakakapag-meeting pagkatapos nitong pagpapasya ng Korte Suprema. At pag-uusapan kung halimbawa ay io-open ...

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PNP chief visits election hot spots in Mindanao

The village and youth elections will take place next week. The number of election hot spots across the country, however, continues to rise. – The World Tonight, ANC, May 10, 2018 Let’s block ads! (Why?) Nation

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PhilHealth chief pleads with Duterte: ‘At least hear my side’

MANILA—The interim president of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) on Saturday pleaded with President Rodrigo Duterte to hear her side after the Commission on Audit (COA) flagged her expenses last year. “If somebody from Malacañang is watching, I am ...

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New DENR chief says possible to balance mining, nature

Newly-appointed Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Roy Cimatu poses for a photo before he was sworn into office by President Rodrigo Duterte (not in photo) prior to the start of the Cabinet meeting at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, ...

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NBI chief denies Atong Ang’s harassment claims

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