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Palace touts Duterte accomplishments in 2018 yearend report

Among those Malacañang considers as President Duterte's accomplishments in 2018 are the rehabilitation of Boracay, the return of the Balangiga bells, and the regularization of more than 400,000 workers. File/Albert Alcain, Malacañang Photo MANILA—Malacañang on Monday released its own yearend ...

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Sa likod ng balita: Inflation, solutions and challenges in 2018

[embedded content] We look back at the causes of the inflation spike, and solutions, as seen from the eyes of government officials, economists, journalists, and Filipino workers. Let’s block ads! (Why?)

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Boxing: Donnie Nietes looks to end 2018, start new year as world champ

While everyone is busy preparing to celebrate the new year, Donnie Nietes needs to attend to some serious business on Monday — become a champion again. Nietes battles Kazuto Ioka of Japan for the super-flyweight crown in Macao, China on ...

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Grab reveals how much users spent on rides in 2018

MANILA – Ride-sharing platform Grab revealed on Sunday just how much its users spent on rides this year. After Grab users began posting on social networks their 'Grab bill' for 2018, the company released a statement saying that on average, ...

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ALAMIN: Huling galaw sa presyo ng petrolyo ngayong 2018

Inagahan na ng ilang kompanya ng langis ang kanilang rollback sa presyo ng petrolyo bago ang salubong sa Bagong Taon. Nagtapyas na ng presyo nitong Sabado ng umaga ang Unioil, Seaoil, Phoenix Petroleum, at PTT Philippines habang sa Lunes naman ...

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2018 Philippine sports in review: Pinoys leave mark on global stage

The phrase "history was made" was used on a number of occasions in 2018, as Filipino athletes asserted themselves in international competition. Here are some of their most noteworthy accomplishments on the year. The men's national football team made history ...

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PH shares slip on last trading day of 2018

The Philippine Stock Exchange index ends the year with a whimper, falling from the 7,500 level on 2018's last trading day. Over the year, the local bourse may have taken cues from various economic events. But one analyst says investors ...

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MMFF 2018 awards night: ‘Rainbow’s Sunset’ wins big, as director laments lack of cinema slots

Eddie Garcia and Tony Mabesa portray elderly men who are in love with each other in "Rainbow's Sunset," which was named Best Picture at this year's Gabi ng Parangal. Heaven's Best Entertainment When the Best Picture was awarded to "Rainbow's ...

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15 best restaurant dishes of 2018

This year spoiled us with many restaurant openings—from foreign franchises to homegrown concepts. Of the wide array of food choices are some dishes that left quite an impression on our taste buds and made 2018 that much more memorable and ...

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2018 PH club basketball in review: San Miguel Corp. flexes muscles in PBA, ABL

It's as if anything San Miguel Corp. touched turned into gold in 2018.  Bagging four championships in one calendar year — three in the PBA and one in the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) — is a rare feat, demonstrating yet ...

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