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    AFP considers end of hostilities in Marawi City

    Posted on: October 20th, 2017 | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines — Armed Forces of the Philippines Public Affairs Office (AFP-PAO) chief Col. Edgard Arevalo is confident that the hostilities in Marawi City have ended, now that all the...

    Hundred Islands National Park hits record high tourist arrivals in 2017

    Posted on: October 20th, 2017 | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines — The holiday season signals a doubling in the number of tourist arrivals at the Hundred Islands National Park in Pangasinan. The Alaminos City Tourism Office attributes this...

    Declaration of liberation in Marawi, premature – peace & security expert

    Posted on: October 20th, 2017 | 1 Comment
    MANILA, Philippines — Although the battle is not yet over, President Rodrigo Duterte decided to declare on Tuesday the liberation of Marawi City from the influence of terrorists. This was...

    PNP finalizes report to clarify issues of alleged extrajudicial killings in the country

    Posted on: October 20th, 2017 | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines — For the last time, the Philippine National Police (PNP) sought to clarify anew the issue of the alleged extrajudicial killings in the country. To do this, the...

    20 more terrorists killed in latest encounter in Marawi City

    Posted on: October 20th, 2017 | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines —Twenty more members of the ISIS-inspired Maute terrorist group have been killed by the government forces since Wednesday night until early  Thursday morning. In a statement, AFP Chief...

    Aegis Juris lawyers may face disbarment over hazing cover-up attempt

    Posted on: October 20th, 2017 | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines – As a lawyer and Alpha Phi Beta Fraternity member himself, Senator Francis Chiz Escudero expressed dismay over what he described as a clear cover-up attempt of the...

    Zamboanga City placed under state of calamity

    Posted on: October 19th, 2017 | No Comments
    The landslides and floods brought by continuous rains brought huge damage in the city of Zamboanga prompting a declaration of state of calamity. This was after the Sangguniang Panglungsod’s recommendation...

    Vendors without sanitary requirements, banned along R. Papa street in Manila

    Posted on: October 19th, 2017 | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines – As the Manila City Hall continues to receive complaints from students and establishments along R. Papa street corner Nicanor Reyes, or what is dubbed as the “hepa...

    Environment Sec. Cimatu agrees to increase excise tax of mining companies

    Posted on: October 19th, 2017 | No Comments
    MANILA, Philippines – If Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu is to be asked, he wants to increase the excise tax being collected by the government from mining companies. He said the...

    DTI proposes registration of online shops

    Posted on: October 19th, 2017 | No Comments
      MANILA, Philippines – The PNP Anti-Cyber Crime group has recorded 44 cases so far this year, of online scams involving the sale of fake or substandard products. Last year, there...