Davao Region On Track For P15-B Investments

Davao Region is on track to corner at least PHP15 billion in investments in 2018 despite martial law jitters, an official of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said. Region 11 has already captured investment projects worth PHP14.8 billion as of January to November this year, DTI-11 Assistant Regional Director Edwin Banquerigo noted. Of the total projects, majority are in Davao City worth PHP14.1 billion, followed by Davao del Norte at PHP687.4 million. “This is an indication that the region is right for investment,” Banquerigo said during the agency's annual yearend briefing on December 21. Banquerigo said concerns on…

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Transfer Funds In Minutes For Free To Over 30 With GCash Fund Transfer

Just until recently, it was still true to say that doing fund transfers were simple in idea but relatively time-consuming to do and…

Philippine Social Representatives Seek Peacebuilding Through Cultural Exchange With International NGO

On February 15th, a grand peace festival entitled 'We are one for Peace to attain Sustainable Development' at the Philippine Sports Stadium, Bulacan,…

Mindanao News

SoCot Hog Raisers Welcome Ban On Pork Imports

Hog raisers here and in nearby South Cotabato are backing up the move to ban pork meat and other pork products from countries suspected to…

NoCot Students Complete Immersion Program With Army

A total of 95 senior high school students from Carmen National High School on Thursday completed a four-day immersion program with soldiers at the headquarters…

Kidapawan Hosts Mass Wedding For Moro Couples On V-Day

250 couples filled the city gymnasium here for the first-ever Muslim mass wedding hosted by the local government, as part of the city’s 21st charter…

Sports News

Bataan Seals Top 4 Berth With Win At Biñan; Makati Zooms To 2nd

The Bataan Risers survived a gritty Biñan Heroes squad and prevailed, 77-70, in a pivotal MPBL Datu Cup game at the Alonte Sports…

Pacquiao’s Win Inspires Boxers Seeking Title Defense

The latest success of world champion Manny Pacquiao over Adrien Broner in their “Return to Vegas” title fight last Sunday provides inspiration to…

Local News

Manila Water Earmarks P115-B For Used Water Master Plan

Manila Water announced that it is investing more than PHP115 billion for its Used (Waste) Water Master Plan to be…

Ayala Land Sets P130-B Capex For 2019

Ayala Land Inc. (ALI) has earmarked a PHP130-billion capital spending for 2019, to fund the development of more real estate…

No Partisan Political Activities For State Workers: Comelec, PACC

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) and the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) on Thursday reminded government officials and employees to refrain…

World News

SCG Announces 2018 Operating Results

SCG's 2018 Operating Results showed consistent and robust growth in…

Polar Vortex Brings Extreme Cold Weather Into the US

Multiple cities in the United States experienced record-breaking winter temperatures…

Tech

5 Talk Of The Town Tech This 2019

It’s safe to say that in today’s age that people and technology mix well. Just imagine where we’d be without the internet in…

Messenger Can Now Undo Sent Messages

Is there any time you think of unsending the message you just sent accidentally? Well then, Facebook on Tuesday, February 5, just started…

PH Needs Better Cyber Defense

There is a pressing need to improve the country's cyber security, Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Monday. "Another concern…

Motoring

Gov’t To Launch PNR Clark Phase 1 Project On Feb. 15

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade announced on Wednesday that they are set to launch the Tutuban to Malolos portion of the North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) project…

Tandang Sora Flyover Closed Next Week For MRT-7 Construction

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More Free Bus Rides For PITX Commuters

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Entertainment

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Frozen 2 Trailer Is Here And It Literally Gave Us Chills

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Toni-Alex, Aga-Bea Movies Lead KBO This February

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Travel

Panagbenga Festival (Baguio Flower Festival)

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Visiting Mecca Now More Affordable: Palace

Malacañang on Wednesday urged Muslim Filipinos to avail of the improved services being offered by the National Commission on Muslim…

Kalilangan Festival: A Cultural Heritage

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Drink & Dine

Embrace Your Love Affair With Food At Max’s Group Restaurants

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If your idea of a perfect Valentine's Day comprises a special, delicious treat enjoyed with loved ones, then you're in…

7 Lucky Foods To Eat On A Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year 2019 is here and it is the most important holiday in all of the Chinese culture. The…

The Talk

10 Things We Absolutely Love About Anne Curtis

There are a lot of great actresses, models and Insta-famous personalities out there but for us, no one is as…

10 Celebrities Who Know Their Way Around The Kitchen

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10 Pinoy Indie Songs That Will Remain On Loop In Your Playlist

Have you ever experienced hearing a randomly relatable, chill, and simply attention-catching, fantastic, and wonderful song that's playing on the…

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#SaIlalimNgPutingIlaw Belts Over The Net And It’s Hilarious!

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